Gallery: Guild Member Festival of Quilts 2017 Winners

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Get to know The Guild better by meeting our talented members. Every year we are so proud to have so many Guild members who are winners at Festival of Quilts.

Have you been following along with the Guild members who have been our Meet a Member interviewees? Read more about their winning quilts and quilting lives by following #imintheguild on social media and within our blog.

We had a bumper year of winners in 2017 at Festival of Quilts. See all our winning Guild member in the gallery below. It’s hard not to be inspired to enter yourself. Are you entering a quilt this year?

Winner-Fine-Art-Quilt-Masters-Margaret-Ramsey-Birchington-Breakwaters-1

Winner: Birchington Breakwaters by Margaret Ramsay. Fine Art Quilt Masters, sponsored by Vlieseline.

 

Winner-of-Miniature-Quilts-and-Best-In-Show-Philippa-Naylor-Meausre-for-Measure-1

Winner: Measure for Measure by Philippa Naylor. Miniature Quilts sponsored by Mettler .

Second-Place-Quilters-Guild-Challenge-Sandra-Newton-Set-Free

Second: Set Free by Sandra Newton. The Quilters’ Guild Challenge, sponsored by Bernina.

Third-Place-Quilters-Guild-Challenge-Moira-Neal-Free-to-Just-Be-Me (1)

Third: Free to Just Be Me by Moira NealThe Quilters’ Guild Challenge, sponsored by Bernina.

Winner-Contemporary-Quilts-Linzi-Upton-Beezlebub

Winner:  Beezlebub by Linzi Upton (a double sided quilt). Contemporary Quilts, sponsored by Janome.

Second-Place-Contemporary-Quilts-Connie-Gilham-River

Second: River by Connie Gilham. Contemporary Quilts, sponsored by Janome.

Winner-Art-Quilts-Lesley-Brankin-Big-Brother

Winner: Big Brother, by Lesley Brankin. Art Quilt. Sponsored by Madeira.

Winner-Traditional-Quilts-The-Trouble-with-Magenta-Annelize-Littlefair

Winner: The Trouble with Magenta by Annelize Littlefair. Traditional Quilts, sponsored by Clover.

Second-Traditional-Quilts-Purple-Daisies-Robyn-Fahy

Second: Purple Daisies by Robyn Fahy. Traditional Quilts, sponsored by Clover.

Third-Traditional-Quilts-Lily-Pond-Janette-Chilver

Third: Lily Pond by Janette Chilver. Traditional Quilts, sponsored by Clover.

Second-Place-Modern-Quilts-Lisbet-Borggreen-White-January

Winner: White January by Lisbet BorggreenModern Quilts, sponsored by Husqvarna Viking.

Third-Place-Modern-Quilts-Sarah-Humphreys-Total-Square-1

Second: Total Square by Sarah Humphreys. Modern Quilts, sponsored by Husqvarna Viking.

Winner-2-person-Tidings-Mary-Palmer-and-Anne-Kelly

Winner: Tidings by Mary Palmer and Anne Kelly (two makers). Two Person Quilts, sponsored by Aurifil.

Second-Place-2-person-Sandy-Chandler-and-Helen-Brookham

Second: Poetry in Motion by Helen Brookham and Sandy Chandler (professional long arm quilter). Two Person Quilts – sponsored by Aurifil.

Third-Place-two-person-quilts-Sutton-Grange-Sue-Waters-and-Sandy-Chandler

Third: Sutton Grange  by Sue Waters and Sandy Chandler (professional longarm quilter). Two Person Quilts, sponsored by Aurifil.

Minature-Quilts-Second-Place-In-the-Streets-Sandra-Newton

Second: In the Streets by Sandra Newton. Miniature Quilts sponsored by Mettler .

Minature-Quilts-Third-Place-Making-Waves-Dorian-Walton

Third: Making Waves by Dorian Walton. Miniature Quilts sponsored by Mettler.

Winner-My-First-Quilt-Anita-OBrien-Peter-and-Aminas-Quilt

Winner: Peter and Amina’s Quilt by Anita O’Brien. My First Quilt.

Winner-Quilt-Creations-Silvery-Threads-Jacqueline-Harvey

Winner: Silvery Threads by Jacqueline Harvey. Quilt Creations, sponsored by Vivebooks.

Third-Place-Lilliburlero-Mary-Palmer-

Third: Lilliburlero by Mary Palmer. Quilt Creations, sponsored by Vivebooks.

Winner-Age-5-8-Fiona-Pilcher-Gold-at-the-end-of-the-Rainbow

Winner Age 5-8:  Gold at the end of the Rainbow by Fiona Pilcher.  Young Quilters/Young Embroiderer sponsored by Brother.

Winner-Age-12-16-Hannah-Goldsmith-Freedom-Bound

Winner Age 12-16: Freedom Bound by Hannah Goldsmith. Young Quilters/Young Embroiderer sponsored by Brother.

Winner-Primary-School-Free-as-a-Bird-Belmont-Grosevenor-School

Winner:  Free as a Bird by Belmont Grosevenor School. Primary Schools/Group, sponsored by Brother.

Free-Range-Chickens-Burgess-Hill-School-for-Girls-First-Place-in-Secondary-Schools

Winner: Free Range Chickens by Burgess Hill School for Girls. Secondary Schools/Group, sponsored by Brother.

16-Queen-Elizabeths-School-Second-Place-in-Secondary-Schools

Second: 16 by Queen Elizabeth’s School. Secondary Schools/Group, sponsored by Brother.

Natures-Wardrobe-Simply-Needlecraft-Sewing-Bee-Third-Place-Secondary-Schools

Third: Nature’s Wardrobe by Simply Needlecraft Sewing Bee. Secondary Schools/Group, sponsored by Brother.

City-and-Guilds-Award-Annie-Henderson-Begg-Image-3

The Quilters’ Guild BA Bursary winner, Sumandip Dhesi

Right Side Outside (detail)

The Quilters’ Guild City and Guilds Winner, featuring detail of Right Side Outside by Annie Henderson-Begg

Wow! Don’t we have a lot of talented members?!

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