2016 Show Winners

2018 Winners will be listed after the show.

Below is a list of the 2016 winners in the judged quilt categories. Congratulations!

Best of Show
Spring Bouquet Nouveau – Donna Mease

National Association of Certified Quilt Judges
Award for Merit
Nosegay – Jan Hutchison

Judges Choice
Handpieced Hexagons – Gwen Keyser

Best Machine Quilting
Alma’s Rose Wreath – Barbara Nickelson – Quilted by Jan Hutchison

Best Hand Quilting
Carpenter’s Star- Janice Naylor

Best Piecing
Bitty Blocks – Jenny Hutson

Best Applique
Spring Bouquet Nouveau – Donna Mease

Best Use of Color
Hot Wings – Jan Hutchison

Best Innovative Quilt
Fiesta – Janet Ghilino Bates

 

Quilt pieced, machine quilted 1 person
1. Pod Quilt – Jo Oliver
2. My Favorite Mystery Quilt – Jenny Hutson
3. Grandmother’s Flower Garden – Robin Newton

Quilt appliqued, machine quilted 1 person
1. Thru Grandmother’s Window – Kim Hull
2. Amber Kansas Troubles – Robin Newton
3. Flowers Fulfilled – Linda Hofmeier

Quilt pieced/appliqued, machine quilted 1 person
1. Hot Wings – Jan Hutchison
2. Fruits of the Spirit – Donna Harrison
3. Kansas Snow Flakes – Patty Johnson

Quilt pieced, machine quilted basic 2 person
1. Dazzle – Shirley Binder
2. Bible Block Quilt – Phyllis Schanbacher

Quilt pieced, machine quilted custom 2 person
1. Evening Star/Feathered Star – Nancy L. Kreibach
2. Flamenco Dancer – Jan McCreary
3. Star Bright – Beverly Jean McCalla

Quilt pieced, machine quilted computer guided
1. Star Struck – Barbara Novotny
2. Rosewood – Edyth Clark
3. Band Camp – Gwen Keyser

Quilt hand appliqued, machine quilted 2 person
1. Spring Bouquet Noveau – Donna J. Mease
2. Almas’ Rose Wreath – Barbara Nickelson
3. Pomegranate – Tamara Gross

Quilt machine appliqued, machine quilted 2 person
1. Blooming Garden – Beverly Jean McCalla

Quilt pieced/appliqued, machine quilted 2 person
1. Fine Feathered Friends – Tamara Gross
2. Pumpkin Peel – Mayleen Vinson
3. Sami’s Field of Dreams – Malerie Albertson

Wall hanging pieced, machine quilted 1 person <140″
1. Pretzel Party – Jenny Hutson
2. Peacock Summer Party – Sharon E. Smith
3. Supernova – Sue Gilliam
HM. On the Horizon – Susan McMillan

Wall hanging appliqued, machine quilted 1 person
1. Springtime on Bunny Hill – Deborah Damitio
2. Warm Winter Blessings – Donna Harrison
3. Let There Be Light – Susan Palmer

Wall hanging, pieced, machine quilted 2 person
1. Midnight Star – Beverly Jean McCalla
2. Paper Pieced Poinsettia – Joni Schon
3. All Encompassing – Wilma Niemann
HM. Stormy Seas – Bonnie Wright

Wall hanging, appliqued, machine quilted 2 person
1. Chick Jubilee – Siriporn Hollar
2. Western Applique – Barbara Banzet
3. No Weeds Here – Nancy Staton

Wall hanging, pieced/appliqued, machine quilted 2 person
1. Sunflower Gatherings – Jan McCreary
2. Keepsake Heart – Joni Schon
3. Basket of Blooms – Margo Schrag

Quilt/Wall hanging, hand quilted 1 person
1. Patchwork of the Crosses – Lois Stoltenberg
2. The Noveau Fleur – Florence Kirkland
3. Carpenter’s Star – Janice Naylor

Quilt/Wall hanging, hand quilted 2 person
1. Hand pieced Hexagon – Gwen Keyser
2. Broken Star – Barbara Nikkel
3. Plum and Gray Scrap Baskets – Susan Tigard

Whole Cloth, machine quilted
1. Sweet Angel – Teresa Duwe

Art Quilt, original design, any technique
1. Northern Lights – Janet Ghilino Bates
2. Peonies- Midori U. Melton
3. Keeper of the Plains – Paulete Dibbern

Modern Quilt, Quilt should utilize improvisational piecing
techniques
1. Fiesta – Janet Ghilino Bates
2. My Swatch – Rebecca Keimig
3. Table Needs a Quilt – Jo Oliver

Holiday Quilt
1. A Christmas Wreath – Nancy Staton
2. Angels Among Us – Karen Armstrong
3. She’s a Grand New Flag – Karen Hammond

Miniature Quilt: any quilt with no side measuring more than
24″, any technique, each interior block must measure 4″ or less
1. Nosegay – Jan Hutchison
2. Bitty Blocks – Jenny Hutson
3. Square in a Square – Dixie Decker

Group Quilt, 3 or more people (Bee, Mini Group)
1. Scrappy Log Cabin – Kristine Cardine
2. Rebel Friends – Lora Lagree

Quilt made from a PQG workshop
1. Winter Cardinals – Linda Beachy-Hughes
2. Christmas Cactus – Nancy Staton
3. Moonflower – Barbara Nicklson

My first judged Quilt
1. Gather Around – Margo Schrag
2. Heirloom Quilt – Barbara Banzet
3. Sea Swept – Laura Wilson

Bags
1. Shocker Pride – Sharon E. Smith
2. Don’t Chicken out – Vera Zahner

Other Traditional, Crazy Quilt, Yo-Yo’s, hand embroidery
1. Red Radiance – Shirley Crawford
2. Snow Days – Sandra Davis
3. Angel Crazy Quilt – Angie Wormhoudtt
HM. The Garden Gate – Karen Hammond

Other non-traditional, photo transfer, t-shirt, selvage,
machine embroidery
1. Flash – Mayleen Vinson
2. Sew Vintage – Janeen Miller
3. “Hearts Delight” – Dan Harmon