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2017 AQS QuiltWeek – Fall Paducah, KY Award Winners


Janome America Best of Show
Kathy McNeil
Tulalip, WA

COLOURFUL DREAM by Lise Belanger

Gammill Best Wall Quilt Award
Lise Belanger,
Trois-Pistoles, Quebec, Canada

FLEUR DE GLACE by Colette Dumont

Baby Lock USA 1st Place Overall Award
Colette Dumont,
Saint-Romain, Quebec, Canada


AQS 2nd Place Overall Award
Carol Duffy,
Plymouth, MA

MAGICAL by Joanne Baeth

Innova 3rd Place Overall Award
#1202 MAGICAL,
Joanne Baeth,
Bonanza, OR

JOURNEY by Grace Sim

APQS 4th Place Overall Award
#1136 JOURNEY,
Grace Sim,
Fulshear, TX


Hobbs Bonded Fibers 5th Place Overall Award
Mary Olson,
Aumsville, OR

LARGE QUILTS: Appliquéd Quilts sponsored by ABM International

1ST       #120    The A-E-I-O Ewes, Janet Stone, Overland Park, KS
2ND     #111    Alice’s Restaurant, Janet Henshaw, Boyertown, PA
3RD     #117    Old Glory under HIS Wings, Julee Prose, Ottumwa, IA
HM      #105    Esfahan, Megan Farkas, Sanbornton, NH

LARGE QUILTS: Embellished Quilts sponsored by Horn of America

1ST       #207    Fractal, Claudia Pfeil, Krefeld, Germany
2ND     #210    Moonlight Sonata, Susan Stewart, Pittsburg, KS
3RD     #208    Chocolate Truffles, Carolyn Rider, Portsmouth, OH
HM      #202    Pinball Wizard, Marilyn Badger, St. George, UT

LARGE QUILTS: Pieced Quilts sponsored by Handi Quilter

1ST       #331    Cardinal Points, Gail Stepanek and Jan Hutchison, New Lenox, IL
2ND     #312    Taking the Unmapped Road, Margaret Solomon Gunn, Gorham, ME
3RD     #313    Once Again, Miyuki Hamaba, Sanda, Hyogo, Japan
HM      #322    Barbara’s Circle, Beth Nufer and Clem Buzick, Brookings, OR

LARGE QUILTS: 1st Entry in an AQS Paducah Quilt Contest sponsored by Brother International

1ST       #419    Fine Feathered Friends, Tamara Gross, Wichita, KS
2ND     #453    Grape Wreath, Reiko Watanabe, Isawa, Iwate, Japan
3RD     #414    Around Town, Anabeth Dollins, Pittsburgh, PA
HM      #434    Notice from Flowers, Mineko Miyashita, Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan

LARGE QUILTS: Pictorial sponsored by Superior Threads

1ST       #506    Michigan Lighthouses, Phyllis Jacobs, Big Rapids, MI
2ND     #507    Grown Too Soon: The Boys of the Mines, Patricia Kennedy-Zafred, Murrysville, PA
3RD     #504    A Scene of Early Summer, Etsuko Iitaka, Kodaira, Tokyo, Japan
HM      #502    In the Beginning, Jenny Beasley, Yucca, AZ

LARGE QUILTS: Quilting is the Star sponsored by Statler by Gammill

1ST       #607    Into the Westward Sun, Bethanne Nemesh, Allentown, PA
2ND     #605    Free Spirit, Judi Madsen, St. George, UT
3RD     #608    Ruby, Andrea Stracke, Groß Niendorf, Germany
HM      #602    A Taste of Tie, Inger Blood, Camino, CA

LARGE QUILTS: Hand Quilted Quilts sponsored by Flynn Quilt Frame Company

1ST       #712    Hawaiian Improv, Cheryl L. See, Ashburn, VA
2ND     #705    Dreamcatcher Appliquéd, Peggy Garwood, Crossville, TN
3RD     #706    Anniversary Roses, Susan E. Gorder, Polson, MT
HM      #703    Instruments of Praise, Donna Douglass, Apollo Beach, FL

WALL QUILTS: Appliquéd Quilts sponsored by Accuquilt

1ST       #807    Inspired by Alice, Marilyn Lidstrom Larson, Willow City, ND
2ND     #811    Contentment—A 20th Anniversary Celebration, Teresa Yielding Rawson, Tuscumbia, AL
3RD     #801    Back to the Garden, Nancy Arseneault, Tucson, AZ
HM      #810    Bella Donna, Betty Kent New, Stilwell, OK

WALL QUILTS: Embellished Quilts sponsored by Koala Cabinets

1ST       #904    Energized, Barbara Oliver Hartman, Flower Mound, TX
2ND     #906    California Cougar & Oak, Ann Horton, Redwood Valley, CA
3RD     #914    Pendragon, Betty Jo Tatum, Ashburn, VA
HM      #915    Victorian Postcard, Karen Turnbull, Laguna Niguel, CA

WALL QUILTS: Pieced Quilts sponsored by Elna USA

1ST       #1018  30 Something, Cheryl L. See, Ashburn, VA
2ND     #1002  Spellbound Village, Marva Beaver, Urbana, OH
3RD     #1023  Initials, Kimberly Werth, Rochester, NY
HM      #1016  Hole-y Barn Doors, Shelly Pagliai, New Cambria, MO

WALL QUILTS: 1st Entry in an AQS Paducah Quilt Contest sponsored by PAAQT

1ST       #1127  Days End, Peggy Marquardt, Rhinelander, WI
2ND     #1104  Victorian Charm, Sue Bickham, Nampa, ID
3RD     #1111  Navalito, Carmen Cambronero, Santander, Spain
HM      #1108  Just Ruffling Some Feathers, Gina Boone, Advance, NC

WALL QUILTS: Pictorial sponsored by TinLizzie18

1ST       #1205  Emma in the Looking Glass, Lenore Crawford, Midland, MI
2ND     #1220  Lily, Hiroko Miyama, Chofu, Tokyo, Japan
3RD     #1230  The Lotus Pond, Karen Turnbull, Laguna Niguel, CA
HM      #1224  Tuscany Village, Claudia Scheja, Werne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

WALL QUILTS: Whimsical sponsored by Quilt Path by APQS

1ST       #1303  Revenge of the Doodle, Aline Bugarin, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
2ND     #1316  A Sophisticated Halloween, Sylvia Schaefer, Athens, GA
3RD     #1317  Summer of ‘59, Ellen Simmons, Chestertown, MD
HM      #1309  Magical Toys, Flora Joy, Johnson City, TN


WALL QUILTS: Flora or Fauna sponsored by Quilt EZ

1ST       #1414  Three Thieving Crows, Gayle Pulley, Eatonville, WA
2ND     #1401  My Rhodie, Andrea Brokenshire, Round Rock, TX
3RD     #1417  Papaver & Asplenium, Karen Hull Sienk, Colden, NY
HM      #1412  Watch Your Step Big Boy, Nita Markos, Hillsboro, IL

WALL QUILTS: Art Quilts sponsored by BERNINA of America

1ST       #1521  At Seventeen, Mikyung Jang, Seoul, South Korea
2ND     #1514  Cool Jazz, Shirley Gisi, Colorado Springs, CO
3RD     #1531  Craig’s Pond, Christina McCann, Depoe Bay, OR
HM      #1506  Great Blue, Deb Crine, Marco Island, FL

Havel’s Sewing Judges’ Recognition Award – Kimberly Einmo

#320    Armed Forces, Phyllis Marcum and Terry Marcum, Colorado Springs, CO

Havel’s Sewing Judges’ Recognition Award – Karen K. Stone              

#1509  Dark Matter, Jennifer Emry, Arlington, VA

Havel’s Sewing Judges’ Recognition Award – Donna Wilder                                         

#1218  Roots and Branches, Christina McCann, Depoe Bay, OR

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