This year’s 43rd Annual Auxiliary Quilt Auction will be held Saturday, August 28th, 2021 at noon under the big tent east of Beadle Park during Norman Borlaug Harvest Festival in Cresco, IA.

You may view this year’s Quilt Auction quilts and other items below. More will be added as they arrive and are photographed. Thank you for taking a look! We appreciate your support!

 

1. Boys Will Be BoysBoys Will Be Boys

Machine quilted baby quilt in blue boy design.

Size: 32” x 50”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: 80/20 cotton-polyester

Made and Donated by: Donna Fredrickson and Sandra Moore

 

 

2. Pigtails & Pixie Dust

Machine quilted baby quilt in pink with butterflies.

Size: 32” x 50”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: 80/20 cotton-polyester

Made and Donated by: Donna Fredrickson and Sandra Moore

 

 

3. Flower Tumblers

Machine quilted lap robe colored in reds and creams.

Size: 42” x 60”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: 80/20 cotton-polyester

Made and Donated by: Donna Fredrickson and Sandra Moore

 

 

4. Hearts of Flowers

Machine quilted bed quilt in lavender with yellow accents including flower and heart detailing.

Size: 102” x 99”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Polyester

Made by: Frances Hendershott, Meda McCloud, mother of Jane Krueger

Donated by: Julie Fackrell

 

5. Star Power

Machine quilted lap robe with stars in browns and reds.

Size: 62” x 62”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Quilter’s Dream 100% Cotton Batting

Made by: Teresa Watson

Donated by: First Congregational Church

 

 

6. Twist in Bloom

Hand quilted bed quilt, four square triangle twist with “In Bloom” applique in green and burgundy.

Size: 99” x 101”

Fabric: Cotton/polyester

Fill: Polyester batting

Made by: Sunnyside Church ladies from Kalona, IA

Donated by: Davis Corner Auction Services

 

7. As I Grow

Machine quilted baby quilt made of child’s number panel and colorful boarder.

Size: 35” x 42”

Fabric: Cotton

Made by: Unknown

Donated by: The County Store

 

 

8. Christmas Stars

Machine quilted holiday table runner with red, green, and cream.

Size: 14.5” x 34”

Fabric: Quilter cotton

Fill: Warm & natural batting

Made and donated by: Judi Bina

 

9. Christmas Snowmen

Machine quilted holiday table runner with red, green, and cream.

Size: 14.5” x 33”

Fabric: Quilter cotton

Fill: Warm & natural batting

Made and donated by: Judi Bina

 

10. Wildlife Around the World

Hand quilted baby quilt made with colorful fabrics.

Size: 36” x 50”

Fabric: Cotton, poly-cotton, and flannel

Fill: Polyester

Made and donated by: Mabel Zimmerman

 

11. Weaver Fever

Hand quilted bed quilt in a weave patter of browns and blues.

Size: 96” x 106”

Fabric: 100% cotton

Fill: polyester

Made by: Christina Martens

Donated by: Lime Springs Mennonite Sewing Circle

 

12. Twisted Hexies

Hand quilted table runner with pattern

and white background.

Size: 13” x 50”

Fabric: 100% cotton

Fill: Cotton

Made by: Mabel Hurst

Donated by: Lime Springs Mennonite Sewing Circle

 

13. For the Love of Pie

Hand quilted table runner with pie detailing and white background.

Size: 12” x 41”

Fabric: 100% cotton

Fill: Cotton

Made by: Mabel Hurst

Donated by: Lime Springs Mennonite Sewing Circle

 

14. Cottage Tea Time

Hand quilted table runner with chevron pattern of neutral creams, reds, and browns.

Size: 14” x 37”

Fabric: 100% cotton

Fill: Cotton

Made by: Mabel Hurst

Donated by: Lime Springs Mennonite Sewing Circle

 

15. Floral Extravaganza

Machine quilted lap robe with a variety of bright pastel colors.

Size: 44” x 49”

Fabric: Cotton

Made by: Unknown

Donated by: The County Store

 

 

16. Color Explosion

Lap robe made of bright colored printed fleece and tied edges.

Size: 40” x 50”

Fabric: Fleece

Made by: Bonnie Ames

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

 

17. Peaceful Living

Machine quilted wall hanging featuring a nature scene with brown boarder.

Size: 30” x 36”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & natural

Made by: Mary Kopp and Bonnie Ames; quilted by Phyllis Steinberg

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

18. Leo

Machine quilted lap robe or wall hanging featuring lion graphics and nature inspired back.

Size: 48” x 50”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & natural

Made by: Bonnie Ames; quilted by Phyllis Steinberg

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

19. Letter From a Fairy

Machine quilted bed quilt featuring fairy scenes and fairy letter printed back.

Size: 65” x 88”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & natural

Made by: Mary Kopp; quilted by Phyllis Steinberg

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

20. Wave Bargello

Hand quilted bed quilt displaying a wave of blues, pinks, purples, and browns with dark burgundy boarder.

Size: 104” x 118”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Unknown

Made by: Unknown

Donated by: Mabel Zimmerman

 

21. Fields & Furrows

Crocheted baby afghan in rainbow of colors with orange boarder.

Size: 38” x 38”

Fabric: Bernat soft yarn

Made and donated by: Marge Hansen

 

 

22. Cyclones Football

Lap robe red and yellow Iowa State Cyclones fleece blanket with black back.

Size: 58” x 63”

Fabric: Fleece

Made by: Bonnie Ames

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

 

23. Love Birds

Lap robe with cardinals and flowers panel and tied edges.

Size: 41” x 51”

Fabric: Fleece

Made by: Bonnie Ames

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

 

 

24. Angry Birds

Bed quilt featuring Angry Birds characters.

Size: 58” x 64”

Fabric: Fleece

Made by: Bonnie Ames

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

 

 

25. Iowa Hawkeye

Lap robe featuring Iowa Hawkeye football player in yellow and black with tied edges.

Size: 42” x 52”

Fabric: Fleece

Made by: Bonnie Ames

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

 

 

26. Farmer’s Market

Machine quilted bed quilt featuring many farm and produce printed materials.

Size: 69” x 94”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & natural

Made by: Mary Kopp

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

 

27. Tool Time

Machine quilted bed quilt featuring tool patterns and yellow colors.

Size: 64” x 82”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & natural

Made by: Mary Kopp; quilted by Steinberg Crafts

Donated in memory of: Marvis Weaklen and Mary Kopp

 

28. Town Square

Machine quilted bed quilt in creams and grays and gray boarder.

Size: 98” x 110”

Fabric: Variety

Fill: 100% cotton batting

Made by: Employees of Cresco Bank & Trust Co

Donated by: Cresco Bank & Trust Co

 

29. Dancing with Flowers

Bed quilt with painted graphic blocks and yellow background and boarder.

Size: 100” x 88”

Fabric: Polyester Knit

Made by: Lime Springs Mennonite Sewing Circle

Donated by: The County Store

 

 

 

30. Colorful Stairsteps

Machine quilted twin bed quilt with vintage colorful fabrics and blue boarder and back.

Size: 55” x 84”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Polyester

Made by: Madonna Hoehn

Donated by: Wacha Insurance

 

 

31. Guardian Angel

Machine quilted piece featuring angel panel with pieced scattered nine patch blocks around it.

Size: 47” x 63”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: 80/20

Made and donated by: Becky Dunn

 

 

32. Warm & Cozy

Machine quilted wall hanging featuring blues and reds and hot cocoa mug designs.

Size: 31” x 37”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made by: Michele Tuchek

Donated by: Tom & Michele Tuchek

 

33. Winter Comforts

Machine quilted table runner featuring squares of hot cocoa designs with reds, blues, and browns.

Size: 15” x 44”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made by: Michele Tuchek

Donated by: Tom & Michele Tuchek

 

34. Vintage Christmas

Machine quilted table runner featuring vintage Christmas panels in colors of red and green.

Size: 18” x 43”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made by: Michele Tuchek

Donated by: Tom & Michele Tuchek

 

35. Kaleidoscope Runner

Machine quilted table runner with green back round with vintage inspired fabrics with a fun flower quilting.

Size: 14” x 42”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made by: Michele Tuchek

Donated by: Tom & Michele Tuchek

 

36. Santa’s Forest

Machine quilted bed quilt with Santas among green Christmas trees.

Size: 58” x 70”

Fabric: Batik Cotton

Fill: Cotton Batting

Quilted by: Michelle Busch

Made and donated by: Sue Chailquist & Donna Murphy

 

 

 

37. Totally Tulips

Machine quilted Curlique pattered runner. Pieced during COVID-19 in 2020. The fresh colors bring renewed joy that spring is happening. The orange, yellow, pink, aqua, and purples, can always brighten or bring a new outlook on life! The splattered backing is also a reminder of the world around us and its challenges.

Size: 20” x 75”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made by: Kay Reis

Donated by: Kay & John Reis

 

38. Reversal of Fortune

Machine quilted table decoration quilt or wall hanging. Bright lime contrasts black and white in a colorful pattern.

Size: 34” x 34”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made by: Kay Reis

Donated by: Kay & John Reis

 

39. Pokemon

Machine quilted bed quilt with Pokemon theme, reignited with flannel top and striped flannel backing. Extra long to make it a great snuggle quilt for the avid camper or TV watcher! Quilted starts and circles.

Size: 50” x 83”

Fabric: Cotton flannel

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made and donated by: Kay Reis & Stephanie Thomson

 

40. Trifecta

Machine quilted throw featuring the three universities in Iowa, quilted with a pantograph design called “Diagonal Fun.” Extra warm Minkee gray fabric on back.

Size: 56” x 57”

Fabric: University t-shirts along with cotton fabrics and polyester stabilizer. Backing is gray dimple plush Minkee.

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made and donated by: Thursday Morning Quilters: Kay Reis, Michele Tuchek, Stephanie Thomson, and Mary Wemark

 

41. Clamshell

Machine quilted lap quilt in “Ameoba” pattern. The clamshell pattern utilizes cured pieced sewing in reds, blues, and greens.

Size: 47” x 57”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made and donated by: Thursday Morning Quilters: Kay Reis, Michele Tuchek, Stephanie Thomson, and Darlene Vsetecka

 

 

42. Scrappy Bars

Machine quilted bed quilt with “Zandau” design. Each block has five multicolored bars and strips to complete a block. Blocks are rotated to complete the scrappy design with navy and burgundy backing.

Size: 74” x 93”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Warm & Natural

Made and donated by: Thursday Morning Quilters: Kay Reis, Melissa Foley, and Stephanie Thomson

 

43. All About Me – Girl 

Machine quilted twin bed quilt brightly colored and filled with many favorite things of little girls.

Size: 65” x 86”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Hobbs 80/20 batting

Made by: Becky McCarville

Donated by: Dale & Becky McCarville in appreciation of great medical care given to Bud & Jean McCarville.

 

44. All About Me – Boy

Machine quilted twin bed quilt brightly colored and filled with many favorite things of little boys.

Size: 65” x 86”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Hobbs 80/20 batting

Made by: Becky McCarville

Donated by: Dale & Becky McCarville in appreciation of great medical care given to Bud & Jean McCarville.

 

45. The Robin Quilt

Machine quilted bed quilt featuring robins in tan and white.

Size: 94” x 80”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Cotton

Made by: Esther Flugge & Janice Dybevik

Donated by: Janice Dybevik

 

46. Stargazer

Machine quilted bed quilt with star pattern that enhances the red, white, and blue quilt both front and back.

Size: 70” x 83”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Cotton

Made and donated by: Ellen Murphy

 

47. Home Table Runner

Machine quilted table runner featuring the word “HOME” and roadmaps of Iowa counties in contrasting black and white.

Size: 15” x 40”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Pellon

Made by: Cindy Grube

Donated by: Neil & Cindy Grube

 

48. Scotties at Christmas

Machine quilted bed quilt featuring red, green, and black with Christmas dog images in the center.

Size: 62” x 75”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Polyester

Made and donated by: Betty Roesler

 

 

49. Ready for Summer

Machine quilted vintage quilt with burgundy and yellow hand appliqued flowers and orange sashing.

Size: 76” x 96”

Fabric: Unknown

Fill: None

Made by: Unknown

Donated by: Diane Plantz

 

50. Harley Davidson T-Shirt Quilt

Machine quilted bed quilt made with Harley-Davidson t-shirts with orange and black sashing and orange back. Includes 20 shirts from various states and Sturgis Rally.

Size: 80” x 99”

Fabric: T-shirts and blend fabric

Fill: Poly

Made by: Diane Plantz

Donated by: John & Diane Plantz

 

51. Butterflies

Machine quilted bed quilt of blue, green, and brown pattered materials used to create an eye-catching quilt with dark blue border.

Size:  90” x 96”

Fabric: Cotton

Fill: Cotton

Made by: Jan Dybevik, Carol Foley, and Ellen Murphy

Donated by: RHS Hospital Auxiliary