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Quiltfest 2012 Winners

People's Choice went to Stella Blunt's Paula's Garden Quilt

The North Country Quilters are proud to announce the winners of Quiltfest, held Sat., Sept. 29, 2012, at the Municipal Building, Newport, VT. A tour of Quiltfest 2012 and all 111 quilts here.

Peoples choice went to Stella Blunt for her quilt Paula's Garden.

Bed quilts:
  • 1st, Marty Young, Dresden Plate
  • Tie for 2nd, Stella Blunt, Paula's Garden and Marilyn O'Hara, Rhythm and Blues
  • 3rd, Marty Young, Autumn Leaves.

Crib, sofa, wall, table runner quilts:
  • 1st, Marty Young, Tui in a kowhai
  • Tie for 2nd, Sylvia Beauregard, Shanghai and Marty Young, Sewing Machines
  • 3rd, Marilyn O'Hara, Juliana's 10 Minute Block Beauty.

Miniature quilts:
  • 1st, Tina de la Bruere, Mini Maddie Bea's
  • 2nd, Judy Soucier, quilt Vase of Flowers.

Wearables, Other and Patchwork items:
  • 1st, Martha Kinsley, Christmas bag
  • 2nd, Martha Kinsley, Blueberry Birthday bag
  • 3rd, Chris Reed, Basic purse.
Photos of winning quilts

The 2012 raffle quilt, Inspirational Women, was won by Pam Downer of Newport.

Quiltfest 2008



The North Country Quilters sponsored Quiltfest 2008 on Sept. 20 at the Municipal Building, Newport. Special thanks go to all the quilters who participated. The winners are:
Bed Quilt
  1. Patricia Voss, Country Bride
  2. Patricia Voss, Rose of Sharon
  3. Tie - Tina de la Bruere, French Braid and Brenda Odegard, Cozy Cabin

Hand quilted Quilt
  1. Beverly Delnicki, Affairs of the Heart
  2. Linda Gonyer,Double Wedding Ring
  3. Lucille Laplume, Pennsylvania Tulip

Crib or Sofa Quilt
  1. Carolyn Ferrara, Sunshine and Mixed Shadow
  2. Tie - Linda Gonyer, Calico Garden and Sharon Omar, Kitty Christmas

Miniature Quilt
  1. Jeanne Prue, Little Penguin
  2. Lois Carbonneau, Mini Baskets

First Quilt
  1. Nancy Creswell, Mystery Quilt
  2. Linda Gonyer, Dear Jane

Wall hanging
  1. Lucille Laplume, Baltimore Album
  2. Tie - Tina de la Bruere, Fletcher Farm Star Wall Quilt and Lynn Perry, Periwinkle/Hawaiian
  3. Linda Gonyer, Twilight Garden Quilt

Challenge (North Country Quilters only)
  1. Linda Gariepy, Challenge Quilt
  2. Diane Bertrand, Dark Plum, Amber & Brown Beauty
  3. Lucille Laplume, Tulips

Other Quilted/Patchwork Item
  1. Tie - Martha Kinsley,Large Quilted Bag and Peg Reed, Recycled Sweatshirt
  2. Martha Kinsley, small quilted purse

The 2008 raffle quilt designed by Lynn Perry of Irasburg and quilted by Sherry Greenwood was won by Mary Murnaghan, Derby Line and Ontario.

North Country Quilters Raffle Quilt 2008

Door Prizes: Table Runner from Countryside Fabrics, Priscilla Fortin; templates and redwork from Country Thyme, Fran Clark; fabrics from Country Thyme and Sharon Card, Nancy Creswell; Side Winder from Quilters Quisine, Joan Hudson; Table Runner, Vicky Daggett; Ricky Tims CDs, Arlene Gray, Jeannette Poulin, Carol Lawlor.

Raffle items: basket, Roger Verge; purse, Nancy Cook; table mat, Rhea; basket, Roger Verge; doll dress, Noreen Hinton; book and pot holders, Arlene Fortin; pumpkin, Monica Kelley; fat quarters, Lucille Laplume; pattern, Ann Edgerley; magazines, Cathy Gingras; doll clothes, Monica Kelley; table runner, Elaine Cote; books, Sharon Omar; runner, Jaime Mullikin; sewing tools, Marie Osias; fabric, Kathy Gingras; patterns and books, Rosemary Nelson; table runer, Nancy Cook; pattern, S. Menard; table mat, Fran Clark; books, N. Edgerley; cd's, M.J. Peters.