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Winners of 2013 IQF Houston Announced

Posted by on Nov 10, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

Photos of the award-winning quilts from the International Quilt Festival in Houston have now been posted online for those of us who weren’t able to get to the show this year, and once again the winners were breath-taking, awe-inspiring and any other synonym you have for “amazing.”  I really wish I could have gone to see these quilts in person!

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2013 PIQF Winners Announced

Posted by on Nov 3, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

The winners of the 2013 Pacific International Quilt Festival have been announced.  This year’s theme was “Indie.”

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2013 Pennsylvania National Quilt Show Winners

Posted by on Sep 28, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

The winning quilts have now been announced is this year’s Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza.  The theme this year was “Take Me Home.”

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Winners Announced in “TWENTY” Contest

Posted by on Sep 22, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

The Quilt Alliance has announced the winners in its contest “TWENTY,” in honor of their 20th anniversary.  Ninety of these 20” square quilts were submitted by quilters from 24 states, plus Australia, Belgium, Canada, England and Spain.

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Pfaff Announces “World’s Most Creative Sewer”

Posted by on Apr 18, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

Susan Dunnavant of Greenville, South Carolina has been selected by Pfaff as the winner of their 150th anniversary contest to celebrate the “world’s most creative sewer.”  Ms. Dunnavant entered her quilt project “Gabe,” for which, she explained, she used a cross stitch generator to create a graph of her golden retriever’s photo.

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2013 AQS-Lancaster Show Winners Announced

Posted by on Mar 24, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

The American Quilter’s Society has announced the winning quilts in the 2013 AQS QuiltWeek show in Lancaster, PA.

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Road to California 2013 Winners Now Online

Posted by on Feb 24, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

Those of us who weren’t lucky enough to attend this year’s Road to California quilt show in January can at least see the winning quilts now online at the Road to California website.   Just click on the photos to see larger images of these beautiful quilts.

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Winners of Morton Masterpiece Contest

Posted by on Jan 27, 2013 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

The Old Country Store Fabrics Shop and Andover Fabrics Company have announced the winners of the Morton Masterpiece Quilt Contest.

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A Visit to the International Quilt Festival, Houston

Posted by on Nov 10, 2012 | 0 comments

By Janelle Cahoon, Quiltcentric

Wow!  I just got back from an exhilarating, exhausting day at the 2012 International Quilt Festival in Houston, and it was an absolutely incredible experience.  I’m still feeling overwhelmed and visually over-stimulated after experiencing these world-class quilts up close and personal.  This is the first time I’ve attended the IQF, and I have to say that all the good things I’ve heard about it are true!

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