Meetings Fourth Tuesday of Every Month at West Des Moines Christian Church
at 1 pm and 6:30 pm

2014 State Fair Results – Individual

Quilters Sew Their Way to the Top in Iowa State Fair Contest

August 12, 2014

Vicki Swensen of Nevada earned Best of Show honors in the Quilting division of the Fabric and Threads contest judged prior to the start of the 2014 Iowa State Fair.

Debra A. Kimball of Clive claimed the Sweepstakes award.

Additional results below:


Hand or Machine Appliqué (300+ inches)

1) Lucille Keeling, Cedar Falls
2) Delores Dorland, Missouri Valley
3) Erma Moore, Oskaloosa

Pieced from a Traditional Pattern (300+ inches)

1) Karen Thompson, Pleasantville
2) Joni Bruner, Marshalltown
3) Kerrie Rosheim, Ames

Pieced (300+ inches)

1) Joni Bruner, Marshalltown
2) Mary Holubar, Solon
3) Abbie Allen, Grimes
Honorable Mention) Vicki Swensen, Nevada

Mixed Technique (300+ inches)

1) Susan Collier, Grimes
2) Peggy Vespestad, Maxwell
Honorable Mention) Pamela Poppe, Des Moines

Hand or Machine Appliqué (-300 inches)

1) Martha Henrichs, Des Moines
2) Patty Barrett, Clive
3) Becky Larson, Ankeny
Honorable Mention) Erma Moore, Oskaloosa
Honorable Mention) Susan Collier, Grimes

Pieced (144-300 inches)

1) Janet Rabe, Ottumwa
2) Joni Bruner, Marshalltown
3) Susan Body, Polk City
Honorable Mention) Anita Gogerty, Norwalk
Honorable Mention) Ellen Kelly Smith, Des Moines

Pieced (<144 inches)

1) Diana Weirich, Des Moines
2) Teri Dorn, Ames
3) Liz Meimann, Nevada
Honorable Mention) Gayle Kauzlarich, Des Moines
Honorable Mention) Betty Whitson, Ottumwa

Mixed Technique (144-300 inches)

1) Patty Barrett, Clive
2) Bonnabelle Rayner, Lone Tree
3) Barbara Zelhart, Albia
4) Joan Kerns, Edgewood
Honorable Mention) Sharon Meisenheimer, Johnston
Honorable Mention) Julie McNair, Conrad

Mixed Technique (<144 inches)

1) Kerrie Rosheim, Ames
2) Judy Diapico, Altoona
3) Martha Klatt, Adel
4) Carolyn Link, Maxwell