Australian Success at World Quilt Competition 2017

32 Australian quilts (a record number!) are on display at the World Quilt Competition 2017 and Australians are well represented in the prize list. The judges commented that this year’s entries were outstanding and the best ever! Congratulations to the following prize winners:

  • Innovative: Second Place: Methylene Blue Mandalas by Katherine Jones, Australia
  • Innovative: Best Use of Colour: Carousel by Yvonne Chapman, Australia
  • Traditional: Honourable Mentions: Carnaby Street and Flowering Star by Catherine Butterworth, Australia
  • Traditional: Best Workmanship: North Country Girl by Karen Terrens, Australia
  • Best of Country Award: Australia: Ornithology of Oz by Helen Godden.

Download Prize Listing.

View the 2017 prize winners online.

Best of Country Award: Australia: Ornithology of Oz by Helen Godden