Special Awards

Festival of Quilts 2018


Best of Show
Bernina Australia

The Caswell Challenge
Judith Stacey
Quilter: Meredith England
176.5 x 203cm


Pattern Source
The Caswell Quilt
Reproduction Pattern by Corliss Searcey

 


Category
Collaborative Applique

Runner-up to Best of Show
Otto & Penny's Sewing Centre

Paradise in Blooms
Dyane Cooke
Quilter: Julie Colbey
201 x 204cm


Pattern source
Judy Niemeyer

 


Category
Collaborative, Combined Pieced & Applique

Best use of Colour
Broughton Rainbow Quilters & PennyLane Patchwork

Lotus #5, #6, #7
Suzanne Gummow
140 x 102cm


Category
Professional Applique

Retaining the Tradition
Orange Tree Quilters

The Caswell Challenge
Judith Stacey
Quilter: Meredith England
176.5 x 203cm


Design
The Caswell Quilt
Reproduction Pattern by Corliss Searcey

 


Category
Collaborative Applique

Amateur Encouragement Award
Bernina Australia

Pies and Crusts and Leftovers
Joyleen Miller
165 x 165cm


Category
Amateur, Pieced-large

Excellence in Hand Quilting
Heather Ford

Midnight in the Garden
Wendy Whellum
169 x 165cm


Pattern source
Susan Smith
Stevie's Garden

 


Category
Professional Applique

Excellence in Machine Quilting - Stationary
Constantine Quilts & Australian Machine Quilting Festival

The Wildflower Quilt
Kay Wilson
226 x 224cm


Pattern source
Val Moore

Category
Professional, Combined Pieced & Applique

Excellence in Machine Quilting - Frame Mounted
Constantine Quilts

Bohemian
Kerry-Anne Burrowes
197 x 197cm


Pattern Source
Judi Madsen


Category
Professional, Pieced-large

Judges Commendation - Michelle Marvig
Quality Always

Diwali
Julie Blake
174 x 142cm



Inspired by Kyoko Yoshida's 2007 Crystal of Indigo

Category
Amateur, Pieced-large

Judges Commendation - Lessa Siegele
Quality Always

Bloomin' Nine Patches
Dione Gardner-Stephen
162 x 162cm


Category
Other Techniques

Judges Commendation - Sally MacKenzie
Quality Always

Dream Catcher
Heather Hopkins
74 x 104cm


Category
Professional Applique

Hangers Commendation
Quality Always

Fantastic Floral Hexagons
Kate Sykes
212 x 212cm


Pattern Source
Katya Marek
New Hexagon Millefiore Quiltalong

Category
Professional, Pieced-large

Conveners Commendation
Quality Always

Colour Theory
Elly Coppins
104 x 102cm


Category
Amateur, Pieced-small

First Time Entrant
Coromandel Valley Quilters

The 1776 Quilt
Ruth Hunt
282 x 292cm


Pattern Source
Pam Holland, The 1776 Quilt, Breckling Press

Category
Amateur, Combined Pieced & Applique

Patron's Award
Mrs Lan Le

Land of my Father
Lorna Howieson
241 x 208cm


Designer
Jill Holmes


Category
Amateur, Collaborative Pieced

VIP Choice
Mr Greg Alexander, Bernina Australia

Floating Hexagons
Judy Simcock
188 x 211cm



Category
Professional Modern

Viewer's Choice
Award: Festival of Quilts Committee

Painted Magnolia
Catherine Butterworth
171 x 171cm



Category
Professional Modern