Quilters win awards at 33rd annual show

About 300 people attended the Kachemak Bay Quilters’ 33rd annual quilt show, held last Mother’s Day weekend at the Homer Elks Lodge. Winning awards in People’s Choice, as voted on by attendees, are:

• Large Bed Quilts

First Place: Karrie Youngblood’s “Thistle Pod” — quilted by Karrie Youngblood

Second Place: Eileen Wythe’s “Memories of Years Gone By” — quilted by Eileen Wythe

Third Place: Janet Bacher’s “Happy Hedge Hogs” — quilted by Karrie Youngblood

• Small Bed Quilts

First Place: Cinda Martin’s “50th Wedding Anniversary Compass” quilted by Karrie Youngblood

Second Place: Elaine Plante’s “Tree of Life” quilted by Karrie Youngblood

Third Place: Shirley Svoboda’s “Snowman Village” quilted by Shirley Svoboda

• Wall Quilts

First Place: Patrice Krant’s “Icy Waters II” quilted by Karrie Youngblood

Second Place: Charlene Ditton and Carol Renfrew’s “Bella Luna” quilted by Lily Huebsch

Third Place: Linda Wagner’s “Moosekie” quilted by Linda Wagner

• 2017 Small Quilt Challenge — Between the Tides

First Place: Karrie Youngblood’s “Rising Tides” — quilted by Karrie Youngblood

Second Place: Janet Bacher’s “Tide’s Out” — quilted by Janet Bacher

Third Place: Jan Mosher’s “Full Moon and Wave” — quilted by Jan Mosher

• Other

First Place: Patrice Krant’s “Paper-Pieced Octopus Pillow” — quilted by Patrice Krant

Second Place: Sherry Broome’s “Salmon Table Runner” — quilted by Sherry Broome

Third Place: Charlene Jump’s “Jacket for Mom” — quilted by Charlene Jump

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