Coastal Threads Art Prize Quilts

Rebecca Wolske ‘Subaquatic’ First Prize $250
Jennifer Corkish ‘Fossil Shell’
Jenny Gibbs ‘Hooked’
Jo Malham ‘Marine Fantasy-My Reef’
Darla Dutton ‘King of the Deep Ocean’ Sponsors Commendation
Gloria Nelson ‘Life on the Reef’
Isabelle Martin ‘Under the Sea’
Helen Carpenter ‘Reef Dreams’
Kathy Hancock ‘I’d Like to Be’
Kim Boland ‘Undulating Seas’
Lark Whittingham ‘Ethereal Seahorse’
Loana Peculis ‘Fantasea’
Michelle Mischkulnig ‘Flipping Out’
Nicola Tabor ‘Coral Splendour’
Pat Dwyer ‘Aquamarine’
Rae Strahan ‘Air With Depth’
Renee Ison ‘Hologram of the Cephalopod’
Ruth Galpin ‘Sand, Sea and Surf’
Samantha Campbell ‘Opalized Ammonite Fossil’
Stephanie Allen ‘Mermaid Dreaming’
Susan de Vanny ‘Treasured Threads’
Yvonne Pywell ‘Piscean Paradise’
Vicki Miller ‘Octopuses Garden’
Brenda Wood ‘Sea Rings’ Third Prize $100
Alison Leadbetter ‘Bobbing Along’ Judges Commendation Award
Caroline Sharkey ‘Heading for Open Water’
Cathie Griffith ‘Under the Microscope’
Di Hope ‘Hidden Treasures’

 

 

Di Tramontana ‘Just Call Me Zsa Zsa’ Judges Commendation
Alison Charlton ‘Do You Believe’
Jan Hutchison ‘Octo Lotto’ Second Prize $150

COASTAL THREADS ART PRIZE 2017
Marine Fantasy

This collection of 31 gorgeous Coastal Themed Quilts was launched this year at the Coastal Retreat in Urunga NSW…The challenge was Open to Textile Artists and Art Quilters. The prize accepts entries representing any use of fibre, threads & textiles and encourages the artist to explore traditional and non-traditional practices. Prizes were
First Prize Rebecca Wolske with ‘Subaquatic’
Second Prize Jan Hutchison ‘Octo Lotto’
Third Prize Brenda Woods with ‘Sea Rings’
Judges Commendation Di Tramontana with ‘Just Call Me Zsa Zsa’
Judges Commendation Alison Leadbetter with ‘Bobbing Along’
Sponsors Commendation Darla Dutton with ‘King of the Deep Ocean’
Marine Fantasy will travel Australia and overseas with bookings already at Port Macquarie, Perth Craft Show, Berry Quilting Retreat and a Queensland Quilt group….so The collections travels begin!
Anyone that wishes to book this Coastal Threads Art Prize 2017 Collection needs to email csharkey@westnet.com.au for details.