Yesterday we had a celebratory morning tea in our meeting rooms prior to the presentation of prizes from our Exhibition and 2014 Art Union. Details of the winners were provided in this blog on 1 October. Today: photos of the presentations to those winners who were able to attend.
|Betty with TQs President, Janice Becker|
Betty Hindmarsh accepted the Art Union quilt (on display in background) on behalf of her granddaughter, Toni, for whom she bought the ticket.
|Lyn with Brian|
Lyn Virgo who organised the Art Union this year was delighted to present a cheque for over $5000 to Brian Egan, the founder of Aussie Helpers.
Valderie Machin, who also made our Club's 30th birthday cake, organised the Club's multi-draw raffle baskets and she presented the prizes yesterday.
|Judy Nothdurft (1st prize) with Valderie|
|Linda Vandersee (2nd prize) with Valderie|
|Helen Vetter (3rd prize) with Valderie|
Trish Prowse organised the Viewers' Choice voting at the Exhibition and presented cheques to the winners. (Pictured with their quilts in the background.) Queensland Quilters Inc kindly sponsored "Viewers' Choice."
|Trish with Betty Fawcett (1st)|
|Trish with Marion Johnson (2nd)|
It was great to see so many members attend yesterday despite the extreme heat we are experiencing this week. Thank you to everyone who contributed to a wonderful presentation day.
(There are more photos on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TQ.Exhibition/timeline)