And the winners are

World War 1 - Postcards from the Front

France 1917 by Lynda Brocklehurst

Sponsored by Felted & Stitched

Power of 2

Many Kisses by Sheryl Anicich

Sponsored by Quiltique

Recycled

Merge Like a Zip by Lynette Winter

Sponsored by Provenance Artisan Textiles

Cultural Connection

New Zealand Beauty #1 by Joanne Mitchell

Sponsored by Plume Art & Stitch

Creative Construction Challenge

Bitter Harvest 111 by Clare Smith

Sponsored by Stitchbird Fabrics

Art Quilts

Blossom Song by Ruth de Vos

Sponsored by Mallee Textiles

Contemporary

Purple Haze by Sheryl Anicich

Sponsored by The Quilting Shed

Landscape / Pictorial

... and the sky danced by Jean McLean

Sponsored by Busy Bee Quilt Shop

Modern

Year of the Cat by Tracy Carew

Sponsored by The Stitching Post 

Traditional

Ties that Bind by Jeanie O'Sullivan

Sponsored by Minerva

 

Best Applique

Ottoman Odyssey by Valda Sutton

Sponsored by Waitomo Sew Worms

Best Piecing

Chasing Rabbits by Donna Ward

Sponsored by Bernina Christchurch

Best Use of Quilting

She's a Mod by Jane Nolan

Sponsored by Bernina NZ

Best use of Colour

In Memory of Morocco by Valda Sutton

Sponsored by Fabric by Three

AQ Quilts on Tour

Honeycomb Spin 11 by Anna Hicks

$500 cash & subscription to Aotearoa Quilters

Judge's Choice - Brenda Gael Smith

Knit One, Paint one, Repeat by Helen Beaven

Sponsored by Florence & Mary

 

Judge's Choice - Marianne Hargreaves

The Sultan's Jacket by Anna Williams

Sponsored by Art of Sewing

Judge's Choice - Philip Trusttum

The Crown and the Claws by Kathy Anso

Sponsored by Sew Ezi

Best in Show

Fly by Donna Ward

Sponsored by Bernina NZ