Maribeth is an
accomplished fiber artist, quilting instructor, author and NQA Certified Quilt Judge.
qualified to evaluate Masterpiece Quilts and is on the faculty of
instructors for the "NACQJ Two-Day Introduction to Judging Seminar."
She has served as Communications Chair for the
National Association of Certified Quilt Judges, Documentation Chair
at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts, Correspondent Docent
with the DAR Museum, Washington, D.C., Director on the Board of
Wisconsin Quilters, Inc., Director on the Board of the Wisconsin
Quilt History Project and Treasurer for the
Wisconsin Quilt Study Group.
variety of quilting and fiber related workshops and lectures, she actively
judges quilt competitions across the country. Opportunities have taken her
Illinois, Iowa, Ohio, Florida, North Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Tennessee, Texas, New Mexico,
Arkansas, Asia and Europe.
art quilts have been exhibited in museums and fine art galleries.
is well-qualified to evaluate any machine or hand wrought pieces as well as
traditional and art quilts.
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clients are saying:
“Thanks for your very able judging of quilts at the New Mexico State Fair. The ladies
that assisted you were very impressed with your judging. What impressed
them most was that they could not tell what kind of style you leaned
towards. That’s an outstanding compliment.” BM New Mexico
"We heard nothing but praise for you, your volunteers and the museum at the
recent Documentation Day." MW Wisconsin
was such a pleasure having you at our quilt show and teaching classes.
The committee was impressed with your professional manner." MR North Dakota
"I appreciate so much the interest you took in my quilting endeavor in the
show. It is always motivating to receive recognition from someone with
you for the positive words. They
inspire me to do another competition
quilt." JC Wisconsin
“ I feel
that you are one of the most professional quilt judges I have ever worked
with. I have the greatest respect for you abilities." MG Wisconsin
you again. I've learned so much from you."
" As always, you do the extra mile." MM
you so much for the time, work and patience you dedicated over the last year
to the AQSG Seminar Exhibits. From all accounts the display was
stunning, perfect." JBB, Nebraska
“Thank you so much for the professional work you did judging the show.
I have great respect for your knowledge of quilting and quilting techniques.
I would happily recommend your skills to other guilds!" JB
our survey for University Days, and you received excellent ratings for your
classes and for you as a teacher. Some of the comments include: "My
favorite!," "Really cared that I was learning," "Wonderful." Thanks for
sharing your talents with us!" Susan and the UDays Team, WI
"The aides at judging were in awe with what they learned from you. We
look forward to working with you again." RW, Wisconsin
“Thanks for making judging day a real pleasure.” LS Florida
"Thanks once again, for bringing your talents and love of quilting to our
guild. We so appreciate you." KW Ohio
"We are so fortunate to
work with a local artisan such as yourself. You are always a
pleasure." Heidi Wisconsin
you so much for being a great, efficient, professional judge today! We
really appreciate it!"