AQS QuiltWeek

Congratulations Winners

2017 AQS QuiltWeek – Des Moines, IA Award Winners

ROOTS AND BRANCHES by Christina McCann

Best of Show
Christina McCann,
Depoe Bay, OR

COUNTRY ROADS by Joanne Baeth

Best Wall Quilt Award
Joanne Baeth,
Bonanza, OR

CARDINAL POINTS by Gail Stepanek and Jan Hutchison

Best Use of Color Award
Gail Stepanek and Jan Hutchison,
New Lenox, IL

LEPIDOPTERAN #4 by Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry

Best Original Design Award
Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry,
Port Townsend, WA

PRINCESS ROSES by Sachiko Chiba

Best Hand Workmanship Award
Sachiko Chiba,
Morioka, Iwate, Japan

THE A-E-I-O EWES by Janet Stone

Best Stationary Machine Workmanship Award
#117 THE A-E-I-O EWES,
Janet Stone,
Overland Park, KS

TAKING THE UNMAPPED ROAD by Margaret Solomon Gunn

Best Movable Machine Workmanship Award
Margaret Solomon Gunn,
Gorham, ME

Viewers’ Choice Award

COUNTRY ROADS by Joanne Baeth

Joanne Baeth,
Bonanza, OR

Large Quilts – Stationary Machine Quilted

First                   #103    Rainbow Star, Elsie M. Campbell, Ponca City, OK
Second              #104    Fleur de Glace, Colette Dumont, Saint-Romain, Quebec, Canada
Third                  #112    When Crayons Explode, Jennifer Rose, Lino Lakes, MN
Hon. Mention  #116    Moonlight Sonata, Susan Stewart, Pittsburg, KS

Large Quilts – Movable Machine Quilted

First                   #218    Lazy Afternoon, Hiroko Miyama and Masanobu Miyama, Chofu City, Tokyo, Japan
Second              #224    Barbara’s Circle, Beth Nufer and Clem Buzick, Brookings, OR
Third                  #221    Into the Westward Sun, Bethanne Nemesh, Allentown, PA
Hon. Mention  #244    Insanity, Kris Vierra, Lincoln, NE

Hand Quilted Quilts

First                    #315    Aztec Sunset, Linda Roy, Knoxville, TN
Second               #303    Spring Song, Barbara Clem, Rockford, IL
Third                   #311    Flying Thoughts, Antonia Hering, Hoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Hon. Mention   #307    Esfahan, Megan Farkas, Sanbornton, NH

Wall Quilts – Stationary Machine Quilted

First                   #407    My Rhodie, Andrea Brokenshire, Round Rock, TX
Second              #421    Suwon Hwasung, Mikyung Jang, Seoul, South Korea
Third                  #442    Victorian Postcard, Karen Turnbull, Laguna Niguel, CA
Hon. Mention   #415    The River of Life, Cathy Geier, Waukesha, WI

Wall Quilts – Movable Machine Quilted

First                   #522    Tuscany Village, Claudia Scheja, Werne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Second              #520    Ruby Sunrise, Sheryl Phipps, Story City, IA
Third                  #506    Revenge of the Doodle, Aline Bugarin and Natasha Bugarin, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Hon. Mention  #518    Lily, Hiroko Miyama, Chofu City, Tokyo, Japan

Wall Quilts – 1st Entry in an AQS Des Moines Contest

First                   #614    Solitaire, Lisa Maechtlen, Anchorage, AK
Second              #604    Rube Goes Quilting, Linda Beachy-Hughes, Wichita, KS
Third                  #611    Mountains & Valleys, Jackie Gaskins, Virginia Beach, VA
Hon. Mention  #625    Embers, Stephanie Zacharer Ruyle, Denver, CO

Wall Quilts – Fiber Art

First                    #721    L’Isle-aux-Coudres, Brigitte Villeneuve, Jonquiere, Quebec, Canada
Second               #717    Kaleidoscope Trees, Judith Phelps, Battle Ground, WA
Third                   #707    Desert Dawn, Shirley Gisi, Colorado Springs, CO
Hon. Mention   #711    Magical Toys, Flora Joy, Johnson City, TN

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