2010 Awards

In addition to Autumn Inspiration's traditional judging, which includes Best of Show, Viewer's Choice and Vendor's Choice Awards, this year's show included additional merit awards for Best Technique in the areas of Applique, Piecing, Hand Quilting, Machine Quilting and Use of Color.  Also,  Judge's Awards were handed out based on each judge selecting her favorite quilt.   Viewers were also asked to select their favorite Tote Bag.  The winners of the Tote Bag Challenge will be announced at our November 4th, 2010 guild meeting. 
Grandma Martha  2010 Best of Show and Viewer's Choice
"Grandma Martha"
Hand Appliqued by Eileen BuelMachine Quilted by Laurie Collins
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Quilt Maker Quilt Name Catalog # Quilted By
Janet Palombo Selvages A-50 Heidi Merrill
Janet Palombo Rose Trellis A-51 Heidi Merrill
   * * * Merit Awards * * *
Category Quilt Maker/Quilted By Quilt Name Catalog #
Best of Show Eileen Buel/Laurie Collins Grandma Martha A-60
Best of Applique Elilen Buel/Laurie Collins Grandma Martha A-60
Best Piecing Carol DiNuzzo Made with Love for Rob & Clare A-52
Best Hand Quilting Carol DiNuzzo Women's Voices - A Civil War Quilt A-55
Best Machine Quilting - Traditional Machine Crickett Sweet Sanibel Island FQ-3
Best Machine Quilting - Long Arm Machine Kathie Greenwold/Joanne Hendrick Burgoyne Surrounded B-25
Best Use of Color Crickett Sweet/Joanne Hendrick Tropical Diamonds FQ-9
* * * Judge's Awards * * *
Judge Quilt Maker/Quilted By Quilt Name Catalog #
Kris Driessen Janet Palombo/Heidi Merrill Rose Trellis A-51
Kate Mitchell Janet Palombo/Heidi Merrill Selvages A-50
* * * Vendor's Choice Awards * * *     
Vendor Quilt Maker Quilt Name Catalog #
A Notion to Quilt Kathy Klinger Belize Seascape B-44
Adirondack Quilts Shelah LaDuc O Tannebaum B-9
Ann's Pin Cushion Peg Giedaitis Purple Floral Applique A-66
At-Home Quilting Sallie A. McGill Positively Pineapple A-11
Berkshire Quilts Pat Cunningham A Vintage Christmas B-23
Country Quilter Marcy Jo Hess Looking the Dragon in the Eye B-32
Dyeing 2 Sew Lois Bena Brown Dogwood A-41
The Fieldstone House Michelle Haner Back to Nature A-26
Flying Geese Fabrics Carol DiNuzzo Celtic Christmas A-54
The Joyful Quilter Lois Bena Fire and Black Ice GC-4
KC Custom Framing & Fabrics Courtney Haner Day and Night K-5
Loose Threads Shelah LaDuc Jungle Dance A-21
Maplewood Quilts Janet Palombo Rose Trellis A-51
Mission Rose Quiltery and Knittery Mary K. Halbfinger Black & White Simple Simon A-23
Patti's Quilting & Fabrics Janet Palombo Selvages A-50
Quilt Basket Eileen Buel Grandma Martha A-60
Shear Savvy Lois Remis French Braid A-37