2018 Quilts Unlimited

October 5 - November 10, 2018

Exhibition Details

Each year View holds the Quilts Unlimited exhibition, which is open to all artists working in the fiber based quilting medium. All submissions must be made through OnlineJuriedShows.com 


Juror of Selection: Natalya Aikens

Natalya has exhibited her work in juried shows throughout the US. She is a member of SAQA (Studio Art Quilts Associates) and SDA (Surface Design Association). Recent achievements include First Place in Mixed Media at the Armonk Outdoor Art Show 2017 and she was juried into Quilt National 2017 at the Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens, OH. Most recent publication includes Artful Adventures in Mixed Media by Nathalie Kalbach, from North Light Books. She has been published in Fiber Art Now, Quilting Arts Magazine, Cloth Paper Scissors Magazine, and Art Quilting Studio.


Natalya earned her BFA from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY and had a previous career in the fashion and film industries. She currently lives and works in Westchester County, NY.


Juror of Awards: Mary Walter

Mary Walter of Massachusetts became fascinated with quilts and quilting in art school. Her style of quilting and participation with quilters has expanded to include; becoming a NQA certified quilt judge, many national exhibits and commissions, teaching, lecturing, a founding member of the quilt artists group Women Who Run With Scissors, and The New England Fiber Collective. She owned a successful Quilt shop, and went on to re-design and manage the shop at the New England Quilt Museum, later taking on the role as curator. Recently she began concentrating on her own exhibits, curatorial consulting, and production of her hand-dyed fabrics and quilt patterns.

 2018 Quilts Unlimited Award Winners

Best in Show
Mary Helen Foster - Applique Affair

1st Place Art Quilt
Joanna Monroe - Treeline

2nd Place Art Quilt
Susan Robinson - The Places You Will Go

3rd Place Art Quilt
Erika Carter - Refresh VII

1st Place Bed Quilt, in Memory of Portia Grover Hall
Mary Helen Foster - Applique Affair

2nd Place Bed Quilt
Donnie Brownsey - Radiant Wedding Ring

3rd Place Bed Quilt
Lorraine Benjamin - Inception

1st Place Wall Quilt
Nancy DiDonato - Tropical Storm Violet

2nd Place Wall Quilt
Judith Craddock - Floral Rhapsody

3rd Place Wall Quilt
Marcia DeCamp - Sunset by the Sea

Best Traditional Quilt
Claire Oehler - Hospitality

Silver Needle Award for Exceptional Hand Quilting,
in Memory of Ceil Buckley
Mary Helen Foster - Applique Affair

Judge's Choice Award
Carol Boyer - Calling Crows

Best Adirondack Themed Quilt
Carmel Priore-Garlock - Snowing, Snowing, Gone...

Best Use of Color
Marcia DeCamp - Tarmac Troubles

Best Machine Quilting
Lorraine Benjamin - Inception

National Association of Certified Quilt Judge’s
Eileen Donovan - #21 Unseen

Popular Vote in Memory of Jane Knopp
will be announced at the end of the exhibition.

Here are some links to our other quilt exhibitions and events.

Keeping with Traditions: Pinwheel

Take Home Today: Tablerunners

Quilts Unlimited Lecture & Luncheon

View All Past Exhibitions

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