2015 Quilt Competition Winners

3/26/2015 - 3/29/2015
Savannah, GA

QuiltFest Destination Savannah

Quilt Competition “The Belle of the Ball

BEST OF SHOW: #1020 Reflections Kathy McNeil


Special Award – Best Georgia Quilt: #1017 Going in Circles
by Meg Latimer




First Place:
#1006 365 Free Motion Quilting Designs
by Leah C Day


Second Place: #1026 Even the Sunflowers Wept
by Sue Turnquist


Third Place: #1013 High Tide
by Ron Hodge


Honorable Mentions (2):
#1007 Duchess Reigns
by Leah C Day


#1018 Rainbow Radiance
by Brenda L Lewis




Best Use of Color:
#1027 Vandalized (Cemetery Series)
by Colleen Wise


Best Hand Workmanship:
#1002 Boo
by Wendy Analla


Best Machine Workmanship:
#1022 Group Therapy
by Pauline Salzman


Best Interpretation of Theme:
#1005 Wild and Gorgeous
by Vickie E Clontz






First Place:
#2006 Roses for Katrina
by Gail H Smith


Second Place:
#2007 Dream Weaver
by Christine C Summers


Third Place:
#2001 Oh My Stars
by Gina Boone


Honorable Mentions (2):
#2004 Choose to Bloom
by O.V. Brantley


#2008 S S Confetti
by Christine C Summers



Best Use of Color: *n/a

Best Hand Workmanship:  *n/a


Best Machine Workmanship:
#1021 Floral Rings
by Renee M Perlman


Best Interpretation of Theme:
#2005 Belle of the Ball-Joints
by Jan Cunningham & Janice Brown



*Not awarded at the discretion of the judges.




BEST WALL QUILT:  #3019 Poppy Promenade by Bethanne G Nemesh


Second Place:
#3025 Ahhh … Venice
by Linda S Schmidt


Third Place:
#3002 My Hands
Sandy Curran



 Honorable Mentions (2):
#3022 Open All Night
by Sheila Riess


#3028 Waltz
by Shaaron Thomas


Best Interpretation of Theme:
#3023 Sonoma Sunday
by Kathleen Rountree



Special Award – Best Georgia Wall Quilt: #3030 Seeking Shade by Sue Turnquist


Judge’s Choice Ribbons:

Marjan Kluepfel: #3008 Lair of the Leafy Seadragon by Nikki Hill


Dierdra McElroy: #1003 Old Friends by Wendy Analla


Sue Nickels: #3004 Spin by Diane Dixon


Viewers’ Choice: #1003 Old Friends by Wendy Analla

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*Quilts pictured above:
top row: "California Chardonnay" by Jan Rashid, "Gathering Baskets" by Margret Strauchman, "Life Goes On" by Irene MacWilliam
bottom row: "Technique Rebellion II Redux" by Melody Johnson, "Cape Primrose" by Barbra Barrick McKie, "Breadfruit in Blue Hawaii" by Connie Ayers