2019 Seven Sisters Quilt Show Gallery

Viewers Choice Awards

Quilts

Quilter: Jaclyn Searle
Title: Harry Potter Bookcase Quilt
Guild: Almond Country Quit Guild

Challenge – A Touch of Red

Award: First Place
Quilter: Virginia Rojas
Title: Fortitude
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Susan Scott
Title: Winter Treat
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Third Place
Quilter: June Hollister
Title: A Touch of Warmth
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Wearable Arts

Award: First Place
Quilter: Kathy Howard
Title: Buttercup
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Ric Kajikawa
Title: Fish
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Award: Third Place
Quilter: Sharon Pedersen
Title: Upcycled Spring Duster
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Judges Awards

Judges Choice

Quilter: Donna Paulsen
Title: Civil War Inspired Pineapple Quilt
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award of Merit

Quilter: Judilyn Duba
Title: Sky of Lacy Wings
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild

Sponsored Awards

Best Creative Use of Mixed Media

Sponsor: All America City Quilt Guild
Quilter: Eve Dickson
Title: Water’s Edge
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $100

Outstanding Pieced & Appliqued Quilt

Sponsor: Central Coast Quilters
Quilter: Deborah Regoli
Title: Homegrown 2018
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild
Amount: $100

Outstanding Use of Hand Dyed Fabric

Sponsor: Dragonfly Dyeworks
Quilter: Patricia Bromberger
Title: Dark Energy Dark Matter
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $150 Gift Card

Leavitt Memorial Animal Quilt

Sponsor: Judilyn Duba
Quilter: Suzy Black
Title: The Birds of Morro Bay
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters
Amount: $200

Outstanding Challenge Quilt

Sponsor: Chris Edell
Quilter: June Hollister
Title: A Touch of Warmth
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $100

Panel Fun

Sponsor: Dorothy Elerding
Quilter: Mary Ann Carnegie
Title: Egrets “Moonstruck”
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters
Amount: $200

Colors of America

Sponsor: Gold Coast Quilters
Quilter: Lerri Deedon
Title: Quilt of Valor
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters
Amount: $100

Wearable Art Creative Design

Sponsor: Gay McNeal
Quilter: Judilyn Duba
Title: Indigo Elephants
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $200

Janet Mease Memorial Award –
Tell It Like It Is!

Sponsor: Marlena Lewis
Quilter: Ellen November
Title: Suffragette
Guild: SLO Quilters
Amount: $100

Best Modern Quilt

Sponsor: Picking Daisies
Quilter: Sara Kelly
Title: Target Practice
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $100

Original Design

Sponsor: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild
Quilter: Andi Perejda
Title: Golden Splendor
Guild: Central Coast Quilters
Amount: $200

Manly Award

Sponsor: SewWhatz! Friendship Group
Quilter: Susan Gray
Title: Scrappy Doo Two-Rose Covered Cabin
Guild: Central Coast Quilters
Amount: $100

Outstanding Original Landscape

Sponsor: SLO Quilters
Quilter: Patricia Bromberger
Title: Egrets Ascending
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $100

Outstanding Youth Quilt

Sponsor: Jean & Pete Sysak - J & P Avocados
Quilter: Caleb Moon
Title: Midnight Cowboy
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $50

Outstanding Youth Quilt

Sponsor: Meredith Dority
Quilter: Nevada Rohwedder
Title: Dancing Butterflies
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild
Amount: $50

Outstanding Youth Quilt

Sponsor: Sharon Sloan
Quilter: Phoebe Drazsnzak and Lila Espy
Title: Spinning Stars
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters
Amount: $50

Outstanding Youth Quilt

Sponsor: Cheryl Zelus
Quilter: Emma Paradis
Title: Arco Iris
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters
Amount: $50

Professionally Judged Awards

Applique

Award: First Place
Quilter: Janice Minyard
Title: Twirly Balls
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Sue Fiscalini
Title: Poinsettias
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Barbara Klaubert
Title: Best Dog Ever
Guild: SLO Quilters

Duet

Award: First Place
Quilter: Jaclyn Searle
Title: Harry Potter Bookcase Quilt
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Suzy Black
Title: The Birds of Morro Bay
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Award: Third Place
Quilter: Kristina Tingstrom
Title: Medallion Cat
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Judilyn Duba
Title: Kelsey’s Star
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Barbara Fenske
Title: My Dotty Quilt
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Barbara Fenske
Title: KF Houses
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Barbara Neal
Title: Japanese Lanterns
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Kate Medvedoff
Title: Dance By the Light of the Moon
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Art Quilt – Pictorial

Award: First Place
Quilter: Anne Waskey
Title: Waiting at Agora
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Smitty Price
Title: Ripley & Bert
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Jeanne Surber
Title: Carrizo Plain
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Linda Rhodes
Title: Foxy Lady
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Art Quilt – Abstract

Award: First Place
Quilter: Jeannie Carmichael
Title: Southwest Sunset
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Jeanne Surber
Title: Cavalia
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Irene Dailey
Title: Playing with Jean
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Karen Granstrom
Title: Crop Circles
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

New Quilters

Award: First Place
Quilter: Debbie Peterson
Title: Cheerful Row
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Jeanette Inouye
Title: Octopus and Bass
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Robbie Bos
Title: Red Birds Singing in the “Dead of Night
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Francine Waggoner
Title: My Inspirational Daisy
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Mixed Technique

Award: First Place
Quilter: Cherie Halsey
Title: Autumn Blooms
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Donna Baker
Title: Yellow Delight
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Susan Scott
Title: Puppy Trouble
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Cindy London
Title: First
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Pieced Wall Quilt – Large

Award: First Place
Quilter: Donna Paulsen
Title: Civil War Inspired Pineapple Quilt
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award: Second Place
Quilter: Janice Minyard
Title: Kona-Tone
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Award: Third Place
Quilter: Karen Hogan
Title: Spring is Blooming
Guild: SLO Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Charline Odencrans
Title: WYSIWYG: Scraps, What You See Is What You Get
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Kathy Lord
Title: Zigging and Zagging
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Pieced Bed Quilt

Award: First Place
Quilter: Janice Minyard
Title: Ringo Lake
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Cheryl Zelus
Title: Wheels Turn
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Susan Scott
Title: Playing Leaves
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Miscellaneous

Award: First Place
Quilter: Mary Ann Carnegie
Title: Egrets “Moonstruck”
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Karen Granstrom
Title: Ribit, Ribit
Guild: Almond Country Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Cat Happersett
Title: Flower Child
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Modern Quilt

Award: First Place
Quilter: Brandie Craig
Title: Candy Blossoms
Guild: Central Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Donn McKnight
Title: Fussy Cut
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Donn McKnight
Title: Wayward Transparency
Guild: Bear Valley Quilt Guild

Group Quilts

Award: First Place
Quilter: Carol Simas
Title: My President’s Quilt
Guild: Santa Maria Valley Quilt Guild

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Sharon Sloan
Title: It Takes a Village
Guild: Gold Coast Quilters

Award: Honorable Mention
Quilter: Erleen Leinsteiner
Title: Yellow Dahlia
Guild: Central Coast Quilters