This is a recap of a lecture I gave April 18, 2013, for the Heritage Quilters of Huntsville. They have a show in October 2013, the 13th biannual judged quilt show, and so this is a timely topic for discussion.
Whether it's international or local competition, there are some elements of award-winning quilts that are the same.
1. Design: Is the quilt interesting to look at? Does it capture your attention and make you want to look closer?