Quilt Showcase is an annual, judged Quilt Exhibition which is open to members of Victorian Quilters Inc. It is for all levels of expertise. The many categories available to entrants have various size, technique and style options that can accommodate the range of skills from novice through to expert.
Quilt Showcase 2018 will be held in conjunction with the Craft and Quilt Fair from 26-29 July at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Southbank.
Click on the new links below for (1) the complete Exhibitions Handbook: (2) Showcase 2018 Entry Form: (3) Showcase 2018 Student Entry Form
If you use the separate forms please ensure that you read and understand all the conditions of entry as published in the handbook.
Showcase 2017 Award Winners
Scroll down to see the fantastic quilts that won Individual Awards in Showcase 2017.
Congratulations to our winners for their terrific achievement!
CDs of all the quilts entered in Showcase 2017 are available from Victorian Quilters Inc. for $10.00 including postage within Australia. To order your copy call 1300 738 827 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
BERNINA Best of Show: Colourful Retina by Sugy Kim
Runner Up to Best of Show: Cameo Rose by Elizabeth Allen
Excellence in Embroidery & Embellishment: The Bleaching by Linda Steele
BERNINA Best Amateur Quilt: Scherenschnitte in Fabric by Ronnie Heagney
BERNINA Secondary Student Award: Squares or Diamonds by Chloe Maroney
The Janet O’Dell Award: Retaining the Tradition: Alex’s Journey by Noeline McGuren
Matilda’s Own Longarm Machine Quilting Award: Cameo Rose by Elizabeth Allen
Mill Rose Quilting & Gallery Excellence in Hand Appliqué: Jacobean Revival by Julie Adamson
Narelle Grieve Award Excellence in Hand Quilting: Jacobean Revival by Julie Adamson
Sunnyside Cottage Excellence in Use of Colour: Merrilands Garden by Jean MacDonald
Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting – Professional: Agapanthus by Linda Crouch
Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting- Amateur: Abundance by Joanna Green
Westalee Design Award – Best Original Design: My Son by Jocelyne Leath
Gloria Flood Award – President’s Choice: My Family Web of Life by Lyn Keller
Quilt Showcase Convenors’ Award: My Istanbul by Wendy Laird
Committee Encouragement Award: Rainbow Colours by Maxine Gathercole
Judge’s Award – Karen Mersiades: Merrilands Garden by Jean MacDonald
Judge’s Award – Chris Jurd: Japanese Dreaming by Pattie McDonald
Judge’s Award – Wendy Blyth: Cameo Rose by Elizabeth Allen
Showcase 2017 Raffle Winners drawn 4.15pm Sunday 30th July 2017 at Showcase
1st Prize: Jan Frazer
2nd Prize: Neroli Henderson
Congratulations to our lucky winners!