Workshop Description

Winners of the 2009 Paducah AQS Quilt Contest

AMERICAN QUILTER’S SOCIETY BEST OF SHOW

RENAISSANCE REVIVAL, Mariya Waters, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Paducah '09 Winner

AQS HAND WORKMANSHIP AWARD
A ROSE GARDEN IN A BLUE FENCE, Keiko Miyauchi, Nagano, Nagano, Japan

BERNINA MACHINE WORKMANSHIP AWARD
FLOWER POWER, Philippa Naylor, Beverly, East Yorkshire, United Kingdom

GAMMILL LONGARM MACHINE QUILTING AWARD
GREENSLEEVES, Claudia Clark Myers, Duluth, MN & Marilyn Badger, Saint George, UT

MODA BEST WALL AWARD
MOUNTAIN CHAPEL, Annette Kennedy, Longmont, CO

BENARTEX BEST MINIATURE AWARD
HIMALAYAN GARDEN, Pat Holly, Ann Arbor, MI

OLFA YOUNG DESIGNERS OKADA AWARD
SILKEN DEFIANCE, Gina Perkes, Payson, AZ

COATS & CLARK WALL HAND WORKMANSHIP AWARD
MY HOME TOWN, Kayoko Matsuura, Otsu, Shiga, Japan

BROTHER WALL MACHINE WORKMANSHIP AWARD
FEATHER STUDY #30, Caryl Bryer Fallert, Paducah, KY

HANDI QUILTER WALL LONGARM MACHINE QUILTING AWARD
ALBERT HOFMANN’S OBIT, Maria C. Shell, Anchorage, AK

JUDGE’S CHOICE: LIBBY LEHMAN
LIGHT-EMITTING FABRIC, Kent Williams, Madison, WI

JUDGE’S CHOICE: YVONNE PORCELLA
PALAMPORE TREE OF LIFE, Deborah Kemball, Baie D’urfe, Quebec, Canada

JUDGE’S CHOICE: MARY SORENSEN
NICE NEIGHBORHOOD, Laura Wasilowski, Elgin, IL

VIEWER’S CHOICE AWARD
LET HIM ASK OF GOD, Sue Gilgen, Russellville, KY

WALL QUILT VIEWER’S CHOICE AWARD
ROMANCE, Melinda Bula, El Dorado Hills, CA

Bed Quilts: Hand Quilted

FIRST A NEW LOOK AT A GRAND OLD LADY, Suzanne Louth, Springfield, MO
SECOND PINWHEELS AND FLOWERS, Yvonne Cook, Grants Pass, OR
THIRD SAVANNAH 1832, Mary Abbott Williams, Pinehurst, NC

Bed Quilts: Home Sewing Machine

FIRST TEA AT TENBY, Sue Nickels & Pat Holly, Ann Arbor, MI
SECOND GLORY HALLELUJAH, Susan Stewart, Pittsburg, KS
THIRD DAISY DOODLE, Wendy Hill, Sunriver, OR

Bed Quilts: Longarm/Midarm Machine

FIRST 14 KT. NINE PATCH, Sharyl L. Schlieckau, Loganville, WI
SECOND HAPPY LITTLE BLUEBIRDS FLY, Joyce Stewart, Deweyville, UT
THIRD TUSCAN SUNRISE, Thelma Moyer, Belfair, WA & Joyce Ross, Ephrata, WA

Bed Quilts: 1st Entry in an AQS Quilt Contest

FIRST SPRING WITH DELIGHT, Megumi Mizuno, Shiki City, Saitama, Japan
SECOND WILDFLOWER QUILT, Mary Aslanis, Redlands, CA
THIRD EARTH TREES, EARTH FLOWERS, Yuko Kosaka, Misato, Saitama, Japan

Bed Quilts: Group

FIRST SERENDIPITOUS ADVENTURES, Diane Livezey & Stringtown Quilters Guild, Edgewood, KY
SECOND GRACE, Mary Roen, River Falls, WI
THIRD GARDEN REFRACTIONS, Faithful Circle Quilters of Downers Grove, IL, Naperville, IL

Handmade Quilts: Hand

FIRST TO ENGLAND AND BACK, Cindy Vermillion Hamilton, Pagosa Springs, CO
SECOND HAPPINESS TO YOU FOREVER, Yasuko Muto, Sunto-gun, Shizuoka, Japan
THIRD FROM MY TROPICAL GARDEN, Yumiko Hosono, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

Large Wall Quilts: Hand Quilted

FIRST ORIENTAL FLOWER, Mayumi Watanabe, Motomiya, Fukushima, Japan
SECOND RELATIONSHIP, Kayoko Hata, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
THIRD ARBOREAL IMAGES, Hallie H. O’Kelley, Tuscaloosa, AL

Large Wall Quilts: Home Sewing Machine

FIRST ORIENTAL LACE, Susan Stewart, Pittsburg, KS
SECOND THE TEN SYMBOLS OF LONGEVITY, Eun Young Choi, Seongnam, Gyeonggi, South Korea
THIRD HEARTS AND GARLANDS, Liz Jones, Leominster, Herefordshire, United Kingdom

Large Wall Quilts: Longarm/Midarm Machine

FIRST SUMMER BLOSSOMS, Terri Doyle, Gilbert, AZ
SECOND LOLLAPALOOZA, Sherry Rogers-Harrison, Normandy Park, WA
THIRD BUSHFIRE SUNSET, Lisa Walton, Sydney, NSW, Australia & Nic Bridges, Wollongong, NSW, Australia

Large Wall Quilts: Pictorial

FIRST PATIO SCENE III “TOMATO TAKEOVER”, Jean M. Evans, Medina, OH
SECOND IDYLLIC EXISTENCE, Inge Mardal & Steen Hougs, Chantilly, France
THIRD FRAGRANT MEMORIES, Rachel Wetzler, St. Charles, IL

Small Wall Quilts: Hand Quilted

FIRST LYRE WITH FLORAL WREATH, Kumiko Funaki, Saitama, Saitama, Japan
SECOND BAMBOO AT DAWN, Barbara Swinea, Fairview, NC
THIRD BIJOU SOIE, Christine Wickert, Penfield, NY

Small Wall Quilts: Machine Quilted

FIRST BLUSHING TRIANGLES 4, Gloria Hansen, East Windsor, NJ
SECOND IN-A-GADDA-DA-VIDA, Susan Liimatta Horn, Sun Prairie, WI
THIRD ROMANCE, Melinda Bula, El Dorado Hills, CA

Small Wall Quilts: Pictorial

FIRST MONTEREY AT DUSK, Melinda Bula, El Dorado Hills, CA
SECOND EVOKING NATURE, Bette Rogers, Honeoye Falls, NY, CA
THIRD EVERYDAY BARNS & FAMILY FARMS, Karen Hanken, Jacksonville, OR

Small Wall Quilts: 1st Entry in an AQS Quilt Contest

FIRST NEW JERSEY BEAUTY, Denise R. Fox, Collingswood, NJ
SECOND PANDORA, Vicki David, Santa Rosa, CA
THIRD ORION NEBULA, Nancy Henderson, Marquette, MI

Young Designer Quilts: Young Designer

FIRST SPARKLING JEWELS, Suzy Webster, Apple Valley, MN
SECOND FROM A STILL PLACE, Tara Faughnan, Oakland, CA
THIRD BERNARD DREAMS OF AFRICA, Dorie Lysaght, Redmond, WA

Miniature Quilts: Miniature

FIRST MINI FEATHERS, Mildred Sorrells, Macomb, IL
SECOND MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE?, Kumiko Frydl, Houston, TX
THIRD BLUEBIRDS IN PARADISE, Mariya Waters, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Honorable Mentions

FLORAL MEDLEY, Joyce L. Wuehle, Galesburg, IL
SAFFRON SPRING: OCD MEETS SAD, Barbara E. Lies, Madison, WI
INFINITY, Margaret McDonald, Lockwood South, Victoria, Australia
GRANDMA’S REFLECTION, Patricia K. Doyle, Appleton, WI
MILDRED’S DOGWOOD, Donna Olson, Rogersville, MO
TROPICAL ARRANGEMENT, Mari Tanaka, Ohtsu, Shiga, Japan
LAST BRANCH, Pam Pifer, Woodinville, WA
RHAPSODY AT FIRST LIGHT, Bonnie Keller, Chehalis, WA
BIRDS OF A FEATHER, Peggy Garwood, Fairfield Glade, TN
BESIDE THE STILL WATERS, Pat Durbin, Eureka, CA
WALTZ OF THE LOBSTERS, Judy Sheridan, Skaneateles Falls, NY
FALL’S FEATHERED STAR, Jaynette Huff, Conway, AR
PUP ART, Nancy S. Brown, Oakland, CA
ROSEWINDOW, Kirsten Johnston, Willowdale, Ontario, Canada
GRANDMOTHER’S STRAWBERRY QUILT, Betty Carpenter, Belmont, MI
JULY BOUQUET, Mary-Margaret Morton, Ann Arbor, MI