Winners of the Strawberry Festival Quilt Show Announced

June 19, 2022

News Release

BUCKHANNON, WV - The Quilters at Heart Guild and the Upshur County CEOS wish to thank everyone who participated in and visited the West Virginia Strawberry Festival Quilt Show. Over 300 people enjoyed the colorful array of sixty-seven entries which were judged by Fran Kordek. The winners are as follows:

  • Best of Show – Sharon Wyatt – Vintage Housewife

  • People’s Choice – Michael Brown – Ducks Etcetera

  • Judge’s Choice – Mary Ellen Lemons – Bertie’s Year

  • Junior Royalty Queen’s Choice – Sharon Wyatt – Vintage Housewife

Category Winners:


Machine Applique 1st – Sharon Wyatt – Granny’s Garden

Hand Applique 1st – Sharon Wyatt – Vintage Housewife HM – Bonnie Hardman – Calico Rose


Machine Pieced, Hand Quilted 1st – Mary Snelson – Mary’s Story 2nd – Patti Anderson – Homespun Comfort


Machine Pieced, Domestic Machine Quilted 1st – Jeanie Brown – Paths and Circles 2nd – Bonne Riffle – Cool Kaleidoscope for Ukraine 3rd – Sharon Wyatt – Liberty Legacy HM – Sherri Shreves – Endless Direction


Large Machine Pieced, Longarm Quilted 1st – Jill Cable – Moda Modern Building Block 2nd – Mary Ellen Lemons – Charley’s Creatures 3rd – Deborah Raynes – Showering Stars HM – Joan Propst – Fiesta


Medium Machine Pieced, Longarm Quilted 1st – Kitty Lee – State of Zen 2nd – Joyce Phillips – Holiday Heartland Barn Quilt 3rd – Deborah Raynes – The Stars Are Gathering HM – Pam Brown – Cinnaberry


Mixed Techniques 1st – Deborah Curtis – Nocturnal Gaze 2nd – Mary Ellen Lemons – Bertie’s Year 3rd – Sherri Shreves – Sunny Days on the Farm HM – Kitty Lee – Vintage Christmas


Embroidered 1st – Mary Ellen Lemons – Garden Whimsy 2nd – Jeanie Brown – The Garden Wall


Baby and Child’s Quilts HM – Bonne Rifle – Zoo Baby Pinwheel HM – Thalia Fisher – Diamond Star Baby


Large Wall Hangings 1st – Jeanie Brown – Going in Circles 2nd – Patti Anderson – School Girl Sampler 3rd – Michael Brown – Mariner’s Compass HM – Deborah Raynes – All Stacked Up


Medium Wall Hangings 1st – Sherri Shreves – Seasonal Silhouettes-August 2nd – Jeanie Brown – Star Spin 3rd – Bonne Riffle – West Virginia Style Sunset


Miniature Quilts HM – Jeanie Brown – Sunset Ridge HM – Michael Brown – Time and Again


Home Décor 1st – Sherri Shreves – Christmas Cactus 2nd – Patti Anderson – Boho Pillow 3rd – Deborah Curtis – Through Ata’s Eyes


Congratulations to everyone!!