2015 Opportunity Quilt
Dancing with the Stars

April 11 and 12, 2015

For highlights of the show, click on the links below.

Quilt Show Chair: Barb Shates

2015 Opportunity Quilt

Dancing with the Stars

98″ X 98″

Opportunity Quilt Chair
Claire McIvor

Pattern Information
From the pattern “Dancing Rings” by Sue Christensen in McCall’s, 2000.

Piecing
Valeria Furtado, Terry McNally, Waunell Michels, Holly Oddson, Valerie Sauban, Jackie Seidell, Beverly Spurs, Dale Wolfe and Tammy Zanella.

120 hours of piecing was required for this quilt.

Marking
15 hours by Beverly Spurs.

Hand Quilting
Raynell Coleman, Pat DeRushia, Heide Dressler, Linda Elder, Ranny Frank, Claire McIvor, Marian Wohlfram.

265 hours of hand quilting were required for this quilt.

Raffle Winner
Kathy Berger

2015 Viewer's Choice Winners

Best of Show
“Catch Me If You Can” by Nancy Ritter

Appliqué
1st Place – “A Long Way From Baltimore” by Myrna Rutkas
2nd Place – “Tree of Life” by Jackie Siedell

Contemporary/Art
1st Place – “Celebration of Color” by Judy Dusich
2nd Place – “Yosemite Dogwood” by Valerie Sauban

Hand Quilted
1st Place – “Nancy’s Dear Jane” by Nancy Ritter
2nd Place – “A Long Way From Baltimore” by Myrna Rutkas

Machine Quilted
1st Place – “Victorian Romance” by Deb Kenyon
2nd Place – “William’s Garden” by Michele Bogovich

Mixed Technique
1st Place – “Victorian Romance” by Deb Kenyon
2nd Place – “French Doors” by Cindy Greco

Pieced
1st Place – “Catch Me If You Can” by Nancy Ritter
2nd Place – “Yellow Patty Lucy” by Nancy Ritter

Wearable/Other
1st Place – “Zen Jacket” by Michele Bogovich
2nd Place – “Albuquerque Jacket” by Ginny Horner

2015 Featured Artist

Valerie Sauban (GQCCC Guild Member)