There are several opportunities this year for members to enter selected exhibitions:
- 1. World Quilt Competition 2018
Australian entries for the World Quilt Competition 2018 are now open! Share your artwork on the international stage, and let someone else look after logistics, shipping, customs and insurance! Entries close on Tuesday, 15 May 2018. Accepted entries will premiere at the World Quilt New England (16-18 August 2018) and tour to other Mancuso shows in the United States until early 2019.
Entries can be submitted via the Online Entry Form. Alternatively, download, complete and return the World Quilt Competition 2018 Entry Form – Australian Edition (PDF) by e-mail or post. Be aware that your quilt must be at least 1296 square inches (eg 36x36in) and completed in 2016, 2017 or 2018. See the Contest Rules for more information.
- International Quilt Festival Houston
IQF offers a range of exhibition opportunities. See the IQF Website for more information:
- In Full Bloom: Call is open February 2 through April 12, 2018
- Hands All Around: Call is open February 21 through April 19, 2018
- Tactile Architecture: Call is open March 14 through May 10, 2018
- Landscape Quilts: Call is open March 7 through May 3, 2018
- Power of Women: Call is open April 16 through June 13, 2018
- Quilts Across Queensland
Entries are now open for the Royal Queensland Show’s (Ekka) Quilts Across Queensland competition.
Showcase your workmanship and design skills across 13 classes, including professional and non-professional, group quilt, junior section and modern quilts.
To view the competition schedule or to learn more about the prizes, delivery and collection dates, please click here to visit the Quilts Across Queensland page on the Ekka website.