Sunday, March 11, 2012

Arizona's Centennial Quilt - 2nd Place to Queenie!!!

As I was meandering around the show on Saturday, I rounded the bend and spotted a red ribbon on Queenie's wee quilt... To my complete surprise Queenie won second place in the Centennial Fabric Challenge category!!!! Surprise and much effort holding back tears I stood and stared soaking it in... My first quilt show and I win a prize Yeah!!! and Hurray!!!
Alas I did not have my camera with me as promised.  These are from my phone.  Honey Man needed it for his trip to California.  When he returns we will have a photo session and get a better snap of the final product to share.

Thank you, thank you, thank you everyone for your wonderful and encouraging comments that kept me going, and gave me the much needed shots of courage to complete this celebratory project.

Have a great day!

Always, Queenie Believe


Char said...

Oh my gosh Queenie,
A big congratulations on the win. What a beautiful piece, you deserve it!!

Anonymous said...

Way to go,Guin. I wish I had been there to go to the show! Sandra

AlphaBetsy said...

Congratulations!! Your quilt is gorgeous and you totally deserve it.

Terra said...

Oh Queenie, you deserve to celebrate your fabulous red ribbon.

Rachel said...

Oh wow, congratulations!!! That's fab!!!


Linda in New Mexico said...

congratulations to your talented self Ms. Queenie. I know you must be so very proud, as well you should be. Oma Linda

myric andreasen said...

Oh GREAT! Congratulations!!! I am so happy for you. There is no doubt it's a winner :) And I love your blog's new look!


Nezzy said...

Woohoo!!! Congratulations sweetie, I knew you could pull this off. You are a talent girl!

God bless and have yourself a sunshiny day sweetie!!! :o)

Gerry said...

My-Oh-My!!! Another reason to pinch myself to make sure this is all really happening, and thank God this girl chose me to be her soulmate!

Hettienne said...

that is so awesome!! and I like the new look of the castle!

rebecca said...

bravo queenie!!!

where in arizona are you??? (i am writing from prescott!)

Stephanie said...

Congrats!!! what a beautiful little piece!!!



Sarah said...

Your quilt is really lovely Queenie, well done! I particularly like the cacti-are they your local kind?

Pellie / Penny said...



Jennifer said...

Oh yay Queenie, congratulations! Your quilt is beautiful, you deserved this so much!

suziqu's thread works said...

Hello Queenie
Absolutely fabulous girl for doing so well in the show! An amazing piece and you are so deserving of this award!
Love your new blog header too - looks fantastic!
Thanks always for popping over and leaving such lovely comments which are so appreciated!
Hugs from downunder,

Anonymous said...

How completely special for you especially this being your first show. I hope this spurs you on to enter more shows.
Absolutely thrilled for you.
P.S. Your Kingdom is looking astonishingly beautifully and very lush and theatrical

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