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Wausaukee Resident Quilts Accepted in Quilt Expo
Wausaukee--Judy DeLaet of Wausaukee has quilts titled "Trophy Moose," "Snowmen," "Wisconsin State Quilt" and "Raccoon Ridge" accepted in the 2014 Quilt Expo quilt contest. The contest is part of the 10th annual Quilt Expo to be held Sept. 4-6 in the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison.
Quilts accepted in the 10-category contest are judged on visual impact and stitching technique. Awards will be given for Best of Show, and first, second and third places in each category. One quilt will be selected to receive the Viewers' Choice award.
Additional Quilt Expo highlights include hundreds of quilts on exhibit, a vendor mall, stage presentations, Sit & Sew and hands-on workshops, nationally known celebrity presenters, the opportunity to meet and chat with Nancy Zieman of public televisions "Sewing With Nancy," a prize raffle, two special evening events and a "Quilt to Give" community service project.
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