Wednesday, August 1, 2012

My County Fair entry

Our County Fair was held this last weekend and our quilt guild helped check in the Open Class quilts and other items.  I offered to help write down the judges comments as she went over each entry.  I enjoyed it so much and it was very informative.
This is the first time I've ever entered one of my quilts at the Fair so I really didn't know what to expect.
Soooo after she had judged all the machine pieced quilts she narrowed down the Blue, Red and White winners.

My CherryLime Mash won a Blue Ribbon!

WOOHOO!!
My first County Fair entry and my first ribbon.
But.... that's not all!!  
I also won Best Pieced Quilt
&  Best Overall Quilt

Needles to say..... I am beyond proud.

 See the 'two' Gingher scissors?  I guess the gal in charge of providing the awards wasn't expecting one person to win both awards.  haha 
Thanks for stopping by....Linda

15 comments:

  1. congrats!!! how exciting....woot woot!!! awards well deserved

    hey, i don't remember where i put my scissors...do you have a pair i can borrow :)

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  2. Congrats, you deserve it.. Your quilt looks great!

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  3. I am so happy for you, Maybe I will enter something next year. You have encouraged me. thanz

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  4. Congratulations - and a girl can never have too many scissors!

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  5. Congratulations, that is one beautiful quilt.

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  6. Congratulations! Wonderful quilt and wonderful that it is a winner for you!

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  7. Congratulations! Your quilt is beautiful. Love the colors.

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  8. Wow..congratulations! I wish our judge did comments but they don't at our county fair. What great prizes too!

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  9. Way to go, Linda! Congratulations. The quilt is beautiful and the awards were well deserved.

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  10. Wow! Congratulations, Linda! That quilt is awesome...no wonder it won so many awards. :)

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  11. Congrats. Beautiful quilt. I remember my Grandmother entering my Summer completions in her County's Fair. Loved going into the Expo Barn and seeing the lovely handmade things.

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  12. It is lovely, Linda and the fabrics really do work in this one. Belated congratulations.

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I hope you're having a great day....Linda

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