Thursday, January 31, 2013

Golden Quilter Awards, 2013!

It’s that time of year again!

SewCalGal is hosting the annual Golden Quilter Awards, where you get to choose your favorite Quilters from several categories!
Every year, there are some core categories of the Golden Quilter Awards (e.g. Best Teacher, Best Quilt Store, Best Author, Lifetime Achievement Award, etc) and some new categories. 
This year, there are twelve categories of awards for those in the business.
  1. Best Quilt Designer
  2. Best Fabric Designer
  3. Best Quilt Book Author
  4. Best Teacher/Instructor
  5. Best Quilt Store (physical)
  6. Best Quilt Store (online)
  7. Most Innovative Product (software)
  8. Best New Product Introduced in 2012 (physical)
  9. Best New Product Introduced in 2012 (software)
  10. Best Quilt Book Published in 2012
  11. Lifetime Achievement Award
It is up to YOU to nominate who you feel best suits each category, and we need your votes to be heard.

You can nominate ANYONE you want as long as they fit the criteria given.  Several quilters are already listed (including myself) and the rules and info for nominating your favorite quilter are found on SewCalGal’s site HERE.

The nominating finishes on Feb 9th! Voting stars Feb 10 and ends on Feb 28th! It is a very exciting time of year!

Help spread the word, and get your favorite Quilt Line-Up nominated!

There will also be prizes -- -I have offered a book donation, the title to be chosen by the winner of the drawing!
PS --- are you still planning on Quilt-Cam for tonioght? 9pm Eastern!


  1. Woot! Looks like you are already nominated for all the categories! That's our Bonnie!

  2. In my humble opinion you should be teacher of the year every year. Just saying.

  3. I went over and did a quick look. I'm not sure how to vote. lol I will have to go back when I have time. What a neat idea!!!~ Wonder whom I' m going to be voting for (once I figure how) !?!?! hmmmmm... (wink)

  4. Yes.I will be watching quiltcam! My weekend starts at 6 PM my time! WHOOT WHOOT! Thanks for starting it with me on QuiltCam!

  5. Yes, I'll be tuned into QuiltCam. Thanks for the heads up on where to go vote -- always wondered about that. Now I know AND I don't have to stand in line and show my drivers license!! LOL

  6. You bet I will be watching and I have some reverse sewing to do as I watch you on the hand crank! I found one I am thinking of buying but want to watch you first!


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