Tuesday, September 13, 2011

The Cowichan Fair…Part 2

Yup…we’re still at the Fair!! 

Here’s Vicky, the white gloved lady, to show us around…hope you are enjoying the quilts so far?

IMG_9304The ‘Theme’ this year at the Cowichan Exhibition was “Trees of the Valley” so these quilts were submitted with that in mind…

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This beauty took home First Prize!


The gorgeous Art Quilts…

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This Fall Quilt was wonderful!

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Loved this Crazy Patch…beautifully done!

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One of the quilters made this bag for her grand-daughter who had taken up knitting…


This was appliquéd on the other side of the bag…SEW adorable!


And finally…had to show this…Settler’s Pride brought home a First and a special gift of a Gift Certificate to the Cloth Castle!


So guess where I’m going today?  Yup, it’s Club Day at the Cloth Castle!!  Yippppeee!!  AND I get to go shopping!

I need to start some NEW projects for next year’s Cowichan Exhibition!!  Such fun!  :o)  Try it…you’ll like it too!

Have a thrilling Tuesday and Happy Quilting!~P


  1. congrats on your big win!!..and have fun shopping!!

  2. Look at all those beautiful quilts! What great inspiration. Have a wonderful shopping trip.

  3. Love the tree themed quilts and congratulations on winning. Great prize too, something you can use and enjoy.


  4. Great to have all the hard work appreciated at the Fair! It looks like your fair had quite a few entries.

  5. Congratulations. Settler's Pride is a gorgeous quilt and is well deserved of a first prize. Enjoy yourself at the Cloth Castle today. Hope you find some good stuff. Perhaps something for a new project. Although, I'm sure you already have something in mind.

  6. Congrats! It's a winner! What a beauty and maybe now you've convinced them that wool is the way.

  7. Congratulations on your win. It's a beautiful quilt! Have fun with your gift certificate!

  8. Oh, congratulations, Paulette! Do you need some help spending the winnings?

  9. Wow!!! That's so great and so very well deserved. Have fun spending your prize!!!!

  10. Congratulations Paulette, it is a beautiful quilt and deserving of first prize. Have fun spending that prize money.

  11. Congratulations, Paulette! It's a well-deserved win for a beautiful quilt and amazing quilter!!!

  12. Congrats on Settlers Pride taking a first place! There was no doubt that it wouldn't. It such a gorgeous quilt.

  13. Beautiful quilts and congratulations!

    Enjoy your shopping trip. :)

    God bless and keep you,

  14. COngratulations on your win! I hope you will get great finds at the Cloth Castle.

  15. Congrats on winning. I'm not surprised though, it is beautiful. Have fun spending your winnings.

  16. Oh WOW! Congrats on your win. The quilts are all amazing.

  17. Congrats on your win. It's gorgeous. Maybe you'll inspire people in the area to get with the wool program!