Thursday, 8 August 2013

Exhibition opened today, results of the judged portion of the exhibition

The Canberra Quilters Members' Exhibition opened today, in conjunction with the Craft and Quilt Fair, at EPIC in Canberra.
The judging portion of the show was held on Tuesday, 6 August. Images of these quilts and clothing will be on the website soon. Here are the results (long):
Category 1
Bed Quilt (non-professional)
1          23- Snowflake, Lynda Nikolovski
2          2- Big Blue, Joanne Barraclough
3          20- Spinning Tops, Gwen Leonard
Highly Commended -24- Cooper's ABC, Robyn Oats
Category 2
Bed Quilt (professional)
1          35- Raconteur- The Storyteller's Collection,
Cinzia White
2          34- Summer Trails, Anne Haddad
3          97- Fond of Flora, Cindy Watkins
Category 3
Wall Quilt (non-professional)
1          43- Street Art #1, Laraine Culnane
2          36- Canberra Warmth, Dell Armistead
3          38- 17-5641 Colour of the Year, Joanne Barraclough
Highly Commended -54 -Tree of Delight, Kathryn Labour
Category 4
Wall Quilt (professional)
1          70- Bottles, Nobuko Miyake
2          69- Baltimore or Less! The Stately Eight, Helen Godden
3          72- Blue Wren, Cindy Watkins
Highly Commended- 68- Wind Over Katatjuta, Jenny Bowker
Category 5
Mixed Media Quilt (open)
1          81- Silent Killer, Robyn McPherson
2          82- Meadow Argus, Stephanie Newman
3          79- Disappearing, Annette Horvath
Highly Commended -77- Waterway Warfare, Patrise Dowling
Category 6
Art Quilt (open)
1          86- Earth, Air and a Memory of Water, Jenny Bowker
2          96- Flying Colours: Eclectus Parrots- An Eclectic Pair, Brenda Gael Smith
3          90- Canberra, Helen Godden
Highly Commended- 95- Riparian Zone, Judy Robinson Whitty
Category 7
Group Quilt (open)
1          100- Only Way We are Going to Get There, Ann-Maree Jacobs
2          101- Barrier Reef, Beth Miller
3          98- Serengeti, June Browne
Category 8
Commercially-Quilted Quilt (open)
1          126- The Feather Beast: Slayed, Angie Wilson
Quilted by Sunflower Quilting - Raylee Bielenberg
2          113- Flying Free, Robyn McPherson
Quilted by Kay's Quilting - Kay White
3          125- Santa and Friends, Margaret Vinning
Quilted by Altogether Quilting - Helen Smith
Category 9
Challenge Quilt (open)
1          130- Canberra Narrative - Celebrating a Century, Frances Buscombe
2          136 - Night D'lite, Colleen Reed
3          138- Celebrating the Canberra Way, Elizabeth Rose
Highly Commended- 135- Moonlit Backyard, Kay Provins
Category 10
Tiny Treasure Quilt (open)
1          146- Colour Swirl, Patricia Butron
2          156 - Snails in the Storm, Sue Wood
3          151- Tako Bowl, Wendy Saclier
Highly Commended- 155-Triangle Tangle, Sandy ThompsonCategory 11
Creative Clothing - Classic
1          157- These Boots are Made for Walking, Dell Armistead
2          161 - Poppy Parade, Kay Provins
3          158 - East Becomes West, Louise Fredericks
Category 12
Creative Clothing – Art to Wear
1          163- Remembering Virginia Avery, Sandra Farley
2          166- Cleo's Collar, Helen Rose
3          167- Garden Border, Dawn Wilson
Category 13
Creative Clothing - Accessories
No awards made
Category 14
Creative Clothing - Challenge
1          176- My Centenary Garden, Donna Sunderland
2          174- Canberra- It Takes All Kinds to Make This City, Elizabeth Rose
3          172- Celebration, Sandra Farley
Highly Commended- 170 -Time is Something Money Cannot Buy, Dell Armistead
Category 15
Quilts by children in primary school
1          178- Autumn Breeze, Kristina Butron
2          181- Owls Are in the Air, Caylin Thompson
3          180- Brick Path, Hamish Newman
Highly Commended- 179- In the Garden, Gabbi Ciacia
Category 16
Quilts by youths in secondary school
1          183 - Sunrise Birds, Emma Hodgkinson
2          184 - My Dream Beach, Talitha Thompson
3          182- Mother Nature, Maddy Ciacia
SPECIAL AWARDS
Bernina Best of Show
86-  Earth, Air and a Memory of Water, Jenny Bowker
Bernina Amateur Encouragement Award
43- Street Art #1, Laraine Culnane
Best Use of Colour
126- The Feather Beast: Slayed, Angie Wilson
Chiatanya Designs Embellishment Award
138- Celebrating the Canberra Way, Elizabeth Rose
Retaining the Tradition
115- Retreat Station, Janelle Noack
Excellence in Hand Quilting
70 - Bottles, Nobuko Miyake
Claire Ayling Batik Award
8- Not Quite a Rainbow, Janet Cruise
Modern Quilting Award
19 - Across the Universe, Michelle Law
Bernina Excellence Award for a Junior Quilt Maker
183 - Sunrise Birds, Emma Hodgkinson
Margaret Armistead Award (for a first-time exhibitor)
43 - Street Art #1, Laraine Culnane

Allan Armistead Award (for a first-time junior exhibitor)
182- Mother Nature, Maddy Ciacia

1 comment:

Brenda Gael Smith said...

Thank you for posting the results so promptly. You can view images of my quilt Eclectus Parrots: An Eclectic Pair on my blog. I am looking forward to attending the exhibition this weekend.