Our judges for this year's Expo:Elizabeth Spannring
Award-winning quiltmaker Elizabeth Spannring has completed the course and program requirements on Judging Quilts and Wearable Art sponsored by the Northern California Quilt Council, and is now designated a National Quilting Association Certified Judge. She feels her experience as a competition quiltmaker and an international quilt instructor help her to stay up-to-date with the new methods and techniques of today’s quilt artists. Kathie Kerler
Kathie is a contributing editor for American Quilter. She is a National Quilting Association Certified Judge and has judged the Northwest Quilting Expo and many other shows. Kathie has completed rigorous courses in design and embroidery at the London City and Guilds College in London, England and at the Lesage School of Needlework in Paris, France. In 2009 Kathie completed the Clackamas County Oregon Sesquicentennial Quilt, which hung in the capitol building in Salem during the state’s 150th year anniversary celebration.