Quilt Showcase

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 was held in conjunction with the Craft and Quilt Fair 26-29 July at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Southbank.

Click Showcase Category Winners 2018 for the list of winners in each category

Click Showcase Individual Awards 2018 for the list of individual awards

Click Showcase 2018 Catalogue to see all the entries in category order for Showcase 2018


Showcase 2018 Award Winners

Scroll down to see the fantastic quilts that won Individual Awards in Showcase 2018.
Congratulations to our winners for their terrific achievement!

BERNINA Best of Show: The Apprentice: Julie Adamson

Excellence in Hand Appliqué: The Apprentice: Julie Adamson

Excellence in Hand Quilting: Professional: The Apprentice: Julie Adamson

The Janet O’Dell Award: Retaining the Tradition: The Apprentice: Julie Adamson






Runner Up to Best of Show: A Place of Reflection: Linden Lancaster

Best Original Design: Place of Reflection: Linden Lancaster








BERNINA Best Amateur Quilt: My Blue Year: Bronwyn Walkley









BERNINA Secondary Student Award: Luck of the Irish: Chloe Maroney









Matilda’s Own Longarm Machine Quilting Award: Version 3 Black: Desley Maisano









Narelle Grieve Award Excellence in Hand Quilting: New York Double Dresden: Anne Andrews









Excellence in Embroidery & Embellishment: In Stitches: Ramona Resurreccion









Excellence in Use of Colour: Autumn Dance: Linda Steele









Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting – Professional: Juste Noir et Blanc: Robyn Coots









Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting- Amateur: Lollipops: Marlene Bell








Best Contemporary Quilt: Slashed with Red: Krista Black









Excellence in Hand Piecing: Flying Circles: Merrilyn Rootsey









President’s Choice (Gloria Flood Award): Triffidus Venenatum: Michael Hammer









Showcase Convenor’s Award: Star-Mo-Dation: Wendy Gontier









Committee Encouragement Award: The Dress: Elizabeth Absalom









Judges’ Award: Jocelyne Leath: Our Amazing World: Annette Packett









Judges’ Award: Mary Hitchens: Bloom: Julie Fenn









Judges’ Award: Heather Shepherd: Pretty Pink: Shirley Lodington









Showcase 2018 Raffle Winners   drawn 4.15pm Sunday 29th July 2018 at Showcase

1st prize             Faye Rodger (Lone Star quilt)  (Ticket 2875)

2nd prize           Jane Rundle (Bernina machine) (Ticket 0183)

Congratulations to our lucky winners!