Paint Chip Challenge 2018: Winners!



A very hearty congratulations to the winners of the Essendon Quilters 2018 Paint Chip Challenge!

First: ‘Fields’ by Jennifer Brittain

Second: ‘Hexies on Zig Zag’ by Maria Byrne

Viewers Choice: ‘Raspberry Sorbet’ by Mimma Beazley

First Prize was a retreat at ‘Create at Warburton’ valued at over $700.00
Second Prize was a voucher of $500.00 from Moonee Ponds Sewing
Viewers Choice Prize was a cash envelope from Essendon Quilters to the value of $100.00


A sincere thank you to those members who took up the challenge. Your time, skills and effort are very much evident in the creativity of your work. The diversity of techniques, design interpretations, and use of the restricted colour palette are a joy to behold!


To the individuals: Jacquie Anderton, Mimma Beazley, Pat Bell, Marlene Bell, Nadine Bond, Jenny Brittain, Maria Byrne, Santina Gangemi, Dianne Linforth, Annetta Molinaro, Jane Paszylka, Connie Polastri, Tamara Stunnell, and Robina Wickerson - Essendon Quilters is proud of your participation in this professionally judged event.



Essendon Quilters acknowledges and appreciates the 2018 sponsors - ‘Create at Warburton’ and Moonee Ponds Sewing - for your generous support of this very special event.

We also thank the Victorian Quilters Accredited Judges, Heather Shepherd and Wendy Blyth, for their willingness to so generously give of their time and expertise to judge this event.


To all members - we look forward to seeing your next Paint Chip Challenge entry in 2020!