Road 2014 offered for the first time a Modern Quilting category for the Quilt Showcase. Prize money for this category totaled $4,650 and was donated by Modern Quilts Unlimited, Stash Books/C&T Publishing, and Robert Kaufman Co. Inc. Judging was done by Jacquie Gering and Stevii Graves. Here are the inaugural winners:
Best Modern Quilt by Claire Victor
Best Modern Piecing by Timna Tarr
If you enjoy a modern challenge, watch out for an announcement regarding next year’s contest rules featuring Quilted in Honor and Island Batik fabrics.