AQS QuiltWeek

Congratulations Winners

2015 AQS QuiltWeek – Lancaster, PA Award Winners

STARS ON MARS by Gail Stepanek and Jan Hutchison

Best of Show Award
#242 STARS ON MARS,
Gail Stepanek and Jan Hutchison,
New Lenox, Illinois

OCTOBER SKY by Bethanne Nemesh

Best Wall Quilt Award
#513 OCTOBER SKY,
Bethanne Nemesh,
Allentown, Pennsylvania

FERN RISING by Claudia Pfeil

Best Use of Color Award
#233 FERN RISING,
Claudia Pfeil,
Krefeld, Germany

CHASING BUBBLES by Hiroko Miyama and Masanobu Miyama

Best Original Design Award
#512 CHASING BUBBLES,
Hiroko Miyama and Masanobu Miyama,
Chofu City, Tokyo, Japan

MURDERERSKILL CROSSING by Janet Atkins

Best Hand Quilted Award
#301 MURDERERSKILL CROSSING,
Janet Atkins,
Athens, New York

THE RED VASE by Cheryl Kerestes

Best Home Machine Quilted Award
#420 THE RED VASE,
Cheryl Kerestes,
Wyoming, Pennsylvania

TINK’S CHOICE by Laura Trenbeath

Best Longarm Machine Quilted Award
#245 TINK’S CHOICE,
Laura Trenbeath,
Fishersville, Virginia


Viewer’s Choice Award

#419 FRAME OF MIND,
Flora Joy,
Johnson City, Tennessee


Large Quilts – Home Machine Quilted

First                      #118 JACK IN THE PULPIT, Sue Reno, Columbia, Pennsylvania
Second               #112 VIVALDI BY MOONLIGHT, Sandra Leichner, Albany, Oregon
Third                    #108 ADAGIO, Dianne S.Hire and Pat LaPierre, Northport, Maine
Hon. Mention #107 LAVENDER DIAMONDS, Pam Geisel, Yellow Springs, Ohio


Large Quilts – Longarm Machine Quilted

First                       #235 ON THIS WINTER DAY, Nancy Prince and Linda French, Orlando, Florida
Second                #209 LET’S DO THE DRESDEN TWIST, Teri L. Cherne, Henniker, New Hampshire
Third                    #207 MAJESTIC MOSAIC, Karen Kay Buckley and Renae Haddadin, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Hon. Mention #241 ROSES FOR KATRINA, Gail H. Smith, North Barrington, Illinois


Hand Quilted Quilts

First                      #323 IRISH CROCHET LACE, Chieko Shiraishi, Saitama-shi, Saitama, Japan
Second               #324 THE FABRIC OF OUR LIVES, Leslie Stevenson and Anne Haussmann, Lakeland, Florida
Third                    #313 ZERUAH’S LEGACY, Barbara Korengold, Chevy Chase, Maryland
Hon. Mention #311 WHERE LOVE GOES, Miyuki Hamaba, Sanda Hyogo, Hyogo, Japan


Wall Quilts – Home Machine Quilted

First                     #427 CONFETTI, Joyce Paterson, Ukiah, California
Second               #415 PLAINLY NOT SIMPLE, Denise Havlan, Plainfield, Illinois
Third                    #410 SPRING TIME, Rose Dumas, Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Hon. Mention #437 SWISS CHEESE, Becky Weiland, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania


Wall Quilts – Longarm Machine Quilted

First                      #509 FROM THE BRIDE’S TROUSSEAU, Margaret Solomon Gunn, Gorham, Maine
Second               #519 DID YOU WASH YOUR BEAK?, David M.Taylor, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Third                    #515 SEWING SEEDS OF HOPE, BonnieRhoby, Middleville, Michigan
Hon. Mention #504 CROWN JEWELS, Lisa H.Calle, Pottstown, Pennsylvania


Wall Quilts – Crazy Quilts

First                      #606 IN THE TRADITION, Kim  Loar, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Second                #605 POCO LOCO, Ann Horton, Redwood Valley, California
Third                    #608 CRAZY FOR SNOWMEN, Linda Santoro, Schaumburg, Illinois
Hon. Mention #601 FOR EVERYTHING THERE IS A SEASON, Carolyn Burrough, Johnston, Iowa


Wall Quilts – 1st Entry in an AQS Lancaster

First                     #715 COCK-A-DOODLE-DANDY, Georgianne Kandler, Arroyo Grande, California
Second              #720 DOODLE BIRD 2, Joanie Zeier Poole and Pam Levenhagen, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
Third                   #733 AMERICAN PIE, Sue Ann Wiltse, Harbor Springs, Michigan
Hon. Mention #711 MUSIC OF THE NIGHT, Diane J.Evans, Schenectady, New York