Wednesday, August 14, 2013

What Quiltsie Just Won a Major Award????

This piece was just announced a winner at the AQS Show in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  It won the  "Fantastic Use of Color Award" under the GO! Have Fun Quilt Challenge!

The creator and winner of this award is beloved Quiltsy member Sally Manke who is walking on clouds today.  Sally will receive a ribbon and $500!  Her quilt will also be featured in the next issue of American Quilter magazine.

AQS Quilt Week begins today at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.  Registration is still open and tickets are available at the door if you'd like to see Sally's awesome work in person.  The show runs through August 17th.

Congratulations Sally!

11 comments:

thebutterflyquilter said...

Congrats to Sally! Beautiful quilt!

Kathy Kinsella said...

Gorgeous quilt ... Congrats, Sally!

Sieberdesigns said...

It's an amazing quilt Sally! Congratulations!

Terry Aske Art Quilts said...

Congrats, Sally! A well-deserved award for a beautiful piece of art!

teachpany said...

Well deserved! It's a stunning quilt!

JuneBugQuilts said...

Well deserved recognition of your great talent Sally! Congratulations!

Jennifer said...

So much talent! Congrats Sally.

DownHome Designs said...

Wow,Sally! Congratulations! I'm not surprised you won. Your work is just stunning!

anne glencer said...

Congratulations Sally! What a beautiful quilt. Well deserved.

Lorri D said...

That is gorgeous! Congratulations.

Sally said...

Huge thank you to Robin for this post and to each of you for the kind words! What a great group!