Meet our 2017 Quilt Judges
Black Canyon Quilt Show, Inc. would like to announce the two judges that will judge quilts entered into the 2017 Black Canyon Quilt Show to be held July 21-23, 2017 at the Montrose Pavilion in Montrose, Colorado – Candy Droz, certified by the National Association of Certified Quilt Judges and the National Quilting Association; and Bobbie A. Aug, certified quilt appraiser, historian, teacher, author, and quiltmaker. We are excited to have them share their expertise and years of experience with us.
15726 C R306
Buena vista, CO 81211
Candy is certified by the National Association of Certified Quilt Judges and the National Quilting Association. She has been judging for 23 years and quilting since the age of 7. Candy has dabbled in all forms of crafting arts for a lifetime, specializing of course in quilting. Her judging philosophy is to be kind, thoughtful, and knowledgeable in judging comments. Candy will praise, inform, and encourage the quilter to strive to do their best and be proud of their accomplishment.
Certified Appraiser, Historian, Teacher, Author, and Quiltmaker
BOBBIE A. AUG
PO Box 9654
Colorado Springs CO 80932-0654
719-632-3767 Mobile: 719-331-4848
Bobbie A. Aug is a nationally known teacher and lecturer residing in Colorado Springs, CO. She has taught and lectured at The International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX and Rosemont/Chicago; The American Quilter’s Society Show, Paducah, KY and Nashville, TN; The Vermont Quilt Festival, Northfield, VT; The Quilter’s Gathering, Nashua, NH; Gulf States Annual Quilt Show, Baton Rouge, LA; The Road To California, Ontario, CA; The Minnesota State Guild Annual Show, NQA Reno, Nevada and Columbus, OH; and others. Bobbie also has judged and juried quilts at many shows including IQA, Dallas Quilter’s Guild Show, Oklahoma City Quilter’s Guild Show and many others. She has co-authored ten books: String Quilts With Style, Vertical Quilts With Style, Charm Quilts With Style, More Vertical Quilts With Style, Vintage Quilts, Quilt Blocks X Nine, and Antique Quilts and Textiles: A Price Guide to Functional and Fashionable Cloth Comforts, The Calico Man: The Manny Kopp Fabric Collection, Quilt Care, and String Quilts. She has appeared on Simply Quilts with Alex Anderson. Bobbie also has appeared on the 9th episode of the new “American Quilter” TV Show on Lifetime Real Women channel. Her articles and quilts have appeared in several national quilting magazines.
Bobbie is a Quilt Appraiser, certified by The American Quilter’s Society, past co-administrator of the Appraisal Certification Committee for AQS, and a member of The Colorado Quilting Council, American Quilt Study Group, International Quilter’s Association (Bobbie was Vice President of Membership) and several other guilds. In addition to being a contemporary quilt maker and collector, Bobbie collects antique quilts and is a full-time quilt scholar.
You may contact Bobbie for workshop, lecture, appraisal and judging information using the contact information listed above.