Friday, August 30, 2013

Twenty-six (yep, count 'em!) more winners!

Whooo hooooo!


Excuse our exuberance.

Padsworth, here, with DragonDrop in tow, and I am ready to announce the winners of the random drawings from our 2013 Pet Show! Wowser! We had so many entries!

We have winners from contest entries, Flickr photos; we have winners who commented or voted; we have winners from around the world, and we are so excited -- let's get right to it, and tell you who won, and what they won!

(You can click on this link to check out our Viewers' Choice winners.)

Hoffman Fabrics provided "Crackers" -- lovely stacks of batik fabrics, cut in ten inch squares!

Kate from The Quilting Professor won Wildberry!

Kat from Katandcatquilts won Macaron!

Joanie from Joanies Trendy Quilts won Rum Raisin!

The lovely Kelly Jackson of IHAN sponsored three prizes:

Missy of Missy's Cakes and Aprons won the Sushi roll plus two spools of Aurifil!

PugMom at PugMomQuilts won a great book: 501 Rotary Cut Quilt Blocks!

Claire at KnitnKwilt won a great book, too, the Weekend Wonder book!

Debi at Colorpoint Quilter won the beautiful Inchworm Fabrics snap sack kit!

Quilted Kitty provided three prize packages!

A selection of pre-cut fabric kitties plus $10 to use online was won by Becca at Becca's Crazy Projects!
Another package of kitties plus a $15 certificate went to Amy at SewIncrediblyCrazy!
The last package of fabric kitties and a $20 online certificate was won by Kati at SnuggleUpFromADishofKarma!   

Abbi May's fabric store provided a gift certificate for $25 to use in the online store, and Dana over at StormyDays won it!

Quilt Mice (Country Crossroads) quilt store offered four adorable fat quarters:

.....Loris at Lucky Pup Quilter won!

Marcias Crafty Sewing and Quilting sponsored two winners:

Quilting Buttercup and Nanbon 44 both won a copy of the Easy to Sew quilt pattern!

Fabrics N Quilts provided a bundle of six half yard cuts of cute fabrics!

The winner was Nina, at Quilts,Life and Balance !

The adorable staff at Raspberry Rabbits chose a cute pair of bunny scissors and $20 e-certificate (thank you, Harrington and Hannah!)! 

Vrooman's Quilts was the winner!

Patsy Thompson Designs provided a super book -- Hyperquilting!

And we had a Flickr winner! Needled Mom created "All Things Frog" and she won the book!

Lunchbox quilts sponsored two prizes! A Cats Meow pattern for machine embroidery:

and Gene Black was our winner!

The second prize from Lunchbox Quilts was a Cat's Meow Classic pattern that can be created without machine embroidery:

 Kim over at Lilypatch was the winner!

One of our new sponsors, Quilt Bear, provided 6 snuggly fat quarters of puppy inspired fabric!

The winner of this bundle was Marianne at Adventurous Quilter!

Aurifil Thread generously sponsored several lovely packages of their threads! 
A Tula Pink collection . . .

 . . . this one goes to Debra Harry, a quilting artist and pet lover!

A Simply Color collection . . . 

This one goes to Carol at LandscapeLady!

Aurifil also provided four Aurifil assortment packs! The winners were Rebeckah at RoseCreations,    TeJe at Nero's Post,  Melissa at MyFabricRelish, and Todd at ThisGuyQuilts!

(I promise we didn't do any damage when we were playing at building a fort!)

(Wiping sweat off DragonDrop) That's a lot of sponsors and a lot of winners! 
A great big Lilypadquilting "THANK YOU!" to each and every one of our awesome sponsors.....we sure couldn't do it without you!
I hope all of our Lilypad peeps will take some time to go to our sponsors' sites or Facebook pages, and tell them how much they are appreciated!

Thanks, too, to Kelly at IHAN, and to SewCalGal, who stepped up to the plate when we needed assistance, and brought in more sponsors! (Blowing kisses)

Many thanks to all of you who entered and voted -- without you we would not have a show!

We've enjoyed it! And we love you all! And we simply can't wait till next year!

Well, maybe we can . . . we just need a nap first!


(AND DragonDrop)


  1. And many thanks to Padsworth and DragonDrop for bringing us this super duper contest.
    Thank You
    Sweet William The Scot

  2. Thank you to all the sponsors and those behind the scenes, those wonderful people who helped spread the word, and to Lily Pad Quilting for being such wonderful hosts. And a huge thank you to all the people who entered such super photos to link up - it was such fun to hop around and see everyones' pets, quilts , and inspiration.

  3. Too Much Fun :-)
    Thank you for another great Pet Parade!
    And Thank you for such sweet gifts from these generous sponsors...encouraging our love of pets on quilts!
    Great work Padsworth and DragonDrop :-)

  4. Oh, I am just so excited! A quilter can never have too much thread! Thanks to lily pad, everyone that helped and all the sponsers!

  5. Yay! Thank you Snoodles and Padsworth! I can't wait to play with this fabric!!

  6. A lot of sponsors, a lot of winners, and a lot of fun!! Congratulations to all the winners!!

  7. Thank you so much for the win! I'm super excited.
    There are some great prizes, I really like those pre-cut kittie from the Quilted Kitty - LOL.

  8. Thank you so much for a brilliant event.

  9. Thank you for this fantastic Pet Show, for organizing the whole story and for the sponsors! We are always so happy to join the amazing company here! This time was special because we won! Thank you so much - I'm so exited to try Aurifill's threads! Hugs and Kisses from Greece! Teje & Nero

  10. I'm always a little sad to see this end, it's so much fun meeting all of the wonderful pet assistants. Thanks so much for all of your hard work, I know it's not easy but you are appreciated.

  11. Congrats to all the winners. And Yippee! I think that Lunch Box Quilts pattern will be fun to have. I love the cats. They are so cute.

  12. Congratulations to so many winners and a huge thank you to all the sponsors too. This was another successful and amazing event and an incredible amount of behind-the-scenes work... thank you!!

  13. YEAH Padsworth (and Dragondrop) you did a great job. Especially when you don't have a lot of toes to keep tally on!! Thanks for hosting such a great show, hopefully next year I can be more organised and enter!
    You do a wonderful job, make sure you give Jacque a rest and maybe a finger rub - all that typing must have worn her fingers out!

  14. thanks for such a great contest and I can't wait for next year.

  15. Thank you so much and thanks for such a fun show each year. Iy=t is always such fun to see the fabulous pets .... on quilts!

  16. Thank you and Padsworth and Dragondrop for all the hard work you put into this quilt show. Congratulations to all the winners!


  17. Thank you Lilypad for such a fun and beautiful show! Snoodles, Padworth, and DragonDrop all deserve a huge round of applause for the time and effort they put into making the Pets on Quilts show such a success. A huge thanks to all of the sponsors who supported the show with their generous prizes nd finally, thanks to all of the people and pets who entered the show!

  18. Thank you Lilypad Quilting and all the sponsors!!! I am so excited that I won something! I have been wanting to try the Aurifil thread - so this is perfect! Thanks and congratulations to everyone!

  19. Thank you! I am excited! I finally get to sew with this thread!

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