Here is a quilt competition for the younger members and friends of Canberra Quilters. Perhaps you know someone who would be interested. There are various categories based on school year (for children) and age for adults. A former member, Lucy Carroll, won the 25-35 years category in 2012.
The Wollongong Modern Quilt Guild is presenting their second Modern Quilt Show. It is open to non-members as well as members of the Wollongong Modern Quilt Guild. Here are some details from the Guild: Modern Quilt Show Australia Kiama 29th-31st May 2015 Wollongong Modern Quilt Guild is proud to present the second Modern Quilt Show Australia. … Continue reading Modern Quilt Show Australia – Call for entries, due 3 May 2015
ART QUILT AUSTRALIA 15 Advance Notice Ozquilt Network Inc, through its Art Quilt Australia exhibitions, seeks to promote the best of Australian art quilts and has joined with the National Wool Museum to present Art Quilt Australia 15. The exhibition will be held at the National Wool Museum, Geelong from Friday 23 October 2015 to… Continue reading Art Quilt Australia 15 – Call for entries
A number of opportunities exist for members to enter competitions and exhibitions scheduled throughout 2015. There have been posts on the CQ blog about them. Here are links so you can look up the details (and perhaps submit an entry): AQC Challenge – True Blue Entry deadline 27 February 2015. Link to AQC site. Another… Continue reading Call for Entries – Summary
The Quilters’ Guild of NSW have sent the following information about an exhibition to be staged next year. You don’t have to be a member of the Quilters’ Guild to submit an entry for this exhibition. It is a juried exhibition, with entries due 24 July 2015 CALL FOR ENTRIES “EVOLUTION, CHANGE, CHALLENGE… Continue reading Call for entry: Evolution, Change, Challenge – A Contemporary Quilt
Here is something from Expertise Events, to think about over the coming months: NEW COMPETITION APPEALS TO ALL TEXTILE ARTISTS, DESIGNERS, STUDENTS Just announced – Art U Wear is a very special competition creating the perfect opportunity for textile artists, designers, students and anyone with a love of this medium to show off what they… Continue reading Opportunity- Art U Wear at Fibrefest
Here is a message from Expertise Events about a quilt challenge for next year: NEW QUILT CHALLENGE to enter: Theme: LEST WE FORGET Quilt Challenge – 100 years, 100 quilts What Does ANZAC Mean to You? With the 2015 ANZAC Day commemorating 100 years since one of Australia’s most defining times, quilters are invited… Continue reading LEST WE FORGET Quilt Challenge – 100 years, 100 quilts
Entries are not due until 31 July 2015 and quilts must have been completed in 2014/15.
Here is an opportunity for you to enter quilts in another exhibition. The Australian Machine Quilters Association (AMQA) hosts an exhibition every two years as part of the Australian Machine Quilting Festival at the Adelaide Convention Centre. This year it runs from 3-6 October – that’s the long weekend for some. Both members and non-members… Continue reading AMQA extends quilt show entry deadline to 14 August