Call for Entries – various

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… Continue reading Call for Entries – various

Call for entries – various opportunities

There are several opportunities this year for members to enter selected competitions /exhibitions: World Quilt Competition 2017 Australian entries for the World Quilt Competition 2017  are now open. Share your artwork on the international stage, and let someone else look after logistics, shipping, customs and insurance!   Entries close on Monday, 15 May 2017. Accepted entries… Continue reading Call for entries – various opportunities

Call for entries – AQIPP

Members may be interested in participating in this (you have over a year before entries close): Call for Entries Australian Quilts in Public Places AQIPP 2017 An initiative of The Australian Quilters Association Inc. REFLECTION 16 November – 21 December 2017 Whitehorse ArtSpace Box Hill, Melbourne VIC Quilters are invited to demonstrate their talents and… Continue reading Call for entries – AQIPP

Map Project textile exhibition- Belconnen Arts Centre

Members may be interested in this opportunity from Belconnen Arts Centre (The Map Project – Where I Live): Textile groups from the ACT and region are invited to respond collaboratively to the concept of: “mapping: where I live;” by exploring ideas of home, place and belonging. Entrants are encouraged to engage playfully, thoughtfully, radically, or… Continue reading Map Project textile exhibition- Belconnen Arts Centre

Call for Entries – World Quilt Competition 2016

Calling Australian Quilters: World Quilt Competition 2016 Australian quilters have the opportunity to enter the World Quilt Competition and have their work tour in the United States to quilt shows run by Mancuso Show Management. Accepted entries will premiere at the World Quilt New England  (18-20 August 2016). Entries close on 16 May 2016. Further… Continue reading Call for Entries – World Quilt Competition 2016

Call for Entries- AQC 2016- closing 26 February

  APRIL 14 – 17, 2016 Royal Exhibition Building Carlton Gardens, Melbourne AUSTRALIA’S INTERNATIONAL QUILTING EVENT Are you ready to be a star? Announcing three exciting opportunities for YOUR work to be on show at AQC 2016! Get busy and get stitching, and you could have your own quilt or textile art piece on display… Continue reading Call for Entries- AQC 2016- closing 26 February

Royal Canberra Show 2016 – entries due soon

Entries for the quilting and patchwork categories in the Royal Canberra Show are due on 17 December (Thursday). After that entries attract a late fee of $20. The normal entry fee is $8 for the first entry & $5 for each additional entry. Entrants over 65 years of age have a flat rate of $4… Continue reading Royal Canberra Show 2016 – entries due soon

Exhibition: Viewers’ Choice results

At the exhibition members of the public get to vote for their favourite quilts and clothing. Here are the results: Quilts – No.57, Heartfelt, by Pam McNamara Challenge & Tiny Treasures – No.122, Message in the Mailbox, by Dell Armistead Creative Clothing – No. 161, My Little Black Coat, by Annabelle Sullivan  

Art Quilters Meeting – 11 July

Next meeting this Saturday, 11th at 1pm in the CQ room. Wilma will show how to develop an artist’s project notebook with drawing of plans and the recording of process. Don’t forget show and tell, interesting books, magazines and websites. Opportunities: A Matter of Time/ Brenda Gael Smith see www.amatteroftimetextiles.com deadline for entry 15th January… Continue reading Art Quilters Meeting – 11 July