KCRQF 2019 – Prizes!

18-06-2019 16:06

Prizes were presented on the last day of Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival to those winners in attendance.  We want to congratulate those quilters who received these honors, and thank our generous donors for providing such fabulous prizes! "Best of Festival" -- Janet Stone of Overland Park, Kansas, was awarded a Bernina 770Q, donated by Windmill Sewing Center.  Her quilt "Frippery ABC" received top honors in the Judged Quilt category. [caption id="attachment_6356" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Janet Stone with Windmill Sewing Center owners[/caption] Our Platinum Sponsors, Missouri Sewing Machine Co. and Windmill Sewing Center, chose their favorite quilt in the Judged Quilt category.  It is "Stars, Stars, Stars" made by Lynette Koelzer, of Wood River, Nebraska.  Lynette received a Baby Lock Soprano, donated by Missouri Sewing Machine Co. [caption id="attachment_6357" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Accepting for Lynette from Platinum Sponsors Missouri Sewing Machine Co. and Windmill Sewing Center[/caption] Our Judge, Kathi Eubank, chose her favorite quilt -- "Elegance" was created by Elsie Campbell of Ponca City, Oklahoma.  Elsie received the AccuQuilt Go!Big 9"Qube donated by Quilters HQ. [caption id="attachment_6358" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Joan of Quilters HQ with the prize for Judge's Choice[/caption] Prizes were also presented to the top three winners in the Viewers Choice category of the Guild Showcase. "Cross Kansas Trip" created by Kay Mueller of Lawrence, Kansas, was voted the favorite quilt by viewers.  The prize was a Janome MC6700P donated by Missouri Sewing Machine Co. [caption id="attachment_6359" align="aligncenter" width="217"] Carolyn of Missouri Sewing Machine Company[/caption] "Hazel's Diary" by Sandy Meyers of Peculiar, Missouri, was awarded the Brother Scan N Cut, donated by Windmill Sewing Center, for 2nd place in Viewers Choice. [caption id="attachment_6360" align="aligncenter" width="244"] Myron of Windmill Sewing Center[/caption] "Can I Have Your Scraps, Please?" by Diann White of Belton, Missouri, received the award for 3rd place in Viewers Choice.  She was awarded the EverSewn Sparrow, donated by Show-Me Quilting. [caption id="attachment_6361" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Beth of Show-Me Quilting and Diann White[/caption] At the conclusion, the name of the winner of our Festival Opportunity Quilt was drawn.  This gorgeous quilt was designed and made by KCRQF Member Director Diann White, and luckily her mother won it!  They are both thrilled that it will stay in the family. [caption id="attachment_6362" align="aligncenter" width="182"] Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival 2019 Opportunity Quilt[/caption] Harper's Fabric & Quilt Co. donated a Pfaff Passport to be won by one of our Participating Guild members.  Anyone who volunteered as a "white glove" hostess is eligible, and the drawing will be at our next meeting.  Thanks, Elaine and Harper's -- we can't wait to see who wins! [caption id="attachment_6368" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Co-Chair Susie Saunders thanks Elaine from Harper's on behalf of the KCRQF Board[/caption]