Congratulations to Victorian Quilters for the 2019 fabulous Showcase.
Essendon Quilters was very proud to be able to sponsor the ‘Award for Excellence in Hand Piecing’. Our Treasurer was on hand to present the winning quilter, Shirley Lodington, with her award as announced by Victorian Quilters President, Marie Lee.
Congratulations to our members who submitted quilts for display at Showcase this year. There were several prizes awarded to our members in the following categories, including: –
3.3 Small Quilts - 2 Person: First Prize for ‘Springtime’ by Margot Lattimore
2.4 Mainly Applique - 2 Person Professional: Runner Up for ‘Majestic Mosaic’ by Anthea Bradley
(Apologies for fuzzy photo Anthea.)
5.2 First Time Entrant Amateur - 2 Person: Runner Up for ‘Baskets of Hope and Love’ by Alison Davidson
5.2 First Time Entrant Amateur - 2 Person: Highly Commended for ‘That Town & Country Quilt’ by Debbie Travis
1.2 Mainly Pieced - Professional: ‘Shades of Beige’ by Debbie Edmonds
13 Other Techniques: ‘Christina’s Flowers’ by Maria Byrne
Non-Judged: ‘My First Quilt’ by Barbara Pommeroy
Well Done Ladies! What a wonderful effort to have quilts by seven members at the 2019 Victorian Quilters Showcase. We look forward to your next project and hope you will share them with us, at ‘Show and Tell’ during our meetings; at next year’s Victorian Quilters Showcase, and at our own Quilt Show in August 2020.
Fabulous stitching - keep it up!