Thanks to the generosity of the show vendors and other businesses, the judge has chosen winners of these Special Awards:

Best of Show, Large  Carmen Nordback   Sponsored by Rae-Bon Sew & Quilt Shop, Fargo

Best of Show, Small   Karen Boe   Sponsored by Blow’s Sew-n-Vac, Fargo

Viewers’ Choice.     Margie Opp   Sponsored by Creative Dimensions Quilting, Fargo and Minot (by popular vote)


Special Sponsor Awards

Exquisite Embellishment With Buttons and Beads  183 Vintage Button Trading Company LLC, Minot, ND

Virginia Dambach, Sparkle and Shine

Excellence in Applique  Designer Fabrics, Carrington, ND

Carmen Nordback, Fiesta Flower Power

Scrappy Quilt   Prairie Rose Quilt Shop, Minot, ND

Kathleen Moorhead Johnson, Scraps Galore

Hand Quilting   Blow’s Sew-n-Vac, Fargo, ND

Mary Rose, Jane Hall Medallion Sampler

Landscape or Pictorial   Inspired Designs, Horace, ND

Colleen Carlson, By the Bay

Youth Award  Modern Textiles, Fargo, ND

    Janessa Peightal, age 14, Lone Star

Machine Quilting    Red River Machine Quilters, Fargo, ND

Janet Knapp, Magenta Magic

 Kit or Block of the Month    Quilting for You, Washburn, ND

Marlene Sapa, Words to Live By

Machine Embroidery    Rae Bon Sew & Quilt Shop, Fargo, ND

Sandy Beneke, Flower Dance

Specialty Technique    Stoneridge Quilting, Enderlin, ND

Peggy Spitzer, The Calling

Best Use of Color    Honeygrove Handcrafts, Fargo, ND

Ashley DelaBarre, Dutch Darlings

Off the Wall    The Quilted Ladybug, Moorhead, MN

Clem Buzick, Mod Triangle

Hand Workmanship    Willow Wood Market, Bemidji, MN

Barb Simons, Inspired by Alice

Best of Batik    SewBatik, Mayville, ND

Janet Knapp, Rainbow Renegade

Life is Good, In memory of Barb Bunnell    Bay Window Quilt Shop, Perham, MN

Judy Dallman, Full Bloom