PRESENTING OVER 150 SIMPLY STUNNING QUILTS IN 2018!  On display will be over 150 works, from traditional quilts and patchworks to contemporary, exploratory and artquilts – from award-winners to novices, from throughout the region, as far south as the Gold Coast, to Brisbane, through the Sunshine Coast to Gladstone, Childers, Maryborough and Hervey Bay in the north. Enter your quilts, and join us for a day – or both days! – of inspiration, markets, workshops, free demos and more.

 

ENTER YOUR QUILTS! Professionals & Non-Professionals – Details of entry categories are listed below.

We have arranged various regional collection/ drop off points to make it easy to enter! Just take your quilts, in their bags with completed entry forms, to your most convenient pick-up place by the date nominated, and we will pick them up from there. After the event, your work will be delivered back to the same place by the date nominated for you to pick up from there. Pick-up points and dates listed below.

MAXIMUM SIZE

We have commissioned new quilt stands to be made, so we can hang even more quilts than ever before – to a maximum size of 3 metres x 3 metres! So bring in your biggies!

 

QUILTS:  HOW TO EXHIBIT

Entry Forms can be downloaded here –  CLICK HERE FOR ENTRY FORMS 2018

Entry forms include entries for: all Quilts; Ron Lawrence "Story" Quilts; and the "Challenge". Queries – call 0409 621 232.

 

Collection Points & Delivery/ Returns

We will arrange quilt pick-ups from:

Gympie             Gympie Patchwork Factory, 2 Ray St, Gympie – Please deliver by 12 noon, October 18, 2018
                         Return to Gympie Patchwork Factory, November 5
 
Gympie             Pizzazz Fabrics, 164 Mary St Gympie – Please deliver by 12 noon, October 18, 2018
                         Return Pizzazz Fabrics, November 5
 
Brisbane           Qld Quilters, Wellers Hill Bowls Club, 34 Esher St., Tarragindi, Pickup at QQ meeting Tues, Oct 9
                         Return to QQ meeting, November 13
 
Brisbane           Qld Quilters – from your Quilt Show quilt collector, Oct 21
                         Return to QQ meeting, November 13
 
Maleny              Maleny Arts & Crafts building, Maleny Showgrounds – Pickup at the MACG meeting, Monday, Oct 15
                         Return to Maleny Quilters meeting, November 5 
 
Noosaville        Wallace House, 1 Wallace Drive – Pickup at the quilters meeting, Tues, October 23
                         Return to Wallace House, meeting November 6 
 
Forest Glen      Patchwork Angel, 343 Mons Rd, Forest Glen – Please deliver by 12 noon, Tues October 16, 2018
                         Return to Patchwork Angel, November 6
 
Maryborough    Patchwork on Pallas, 204 Pallas St, Maryborough – Please deliver by 12 noon, Friday, October 19
                         Return with Patchwork on Pallas for November 5
 
Bell’s Bridge     House of Shabori, 60 Wattle Ave, Bell’s Bridge – Please deliver by 12 noon, Friday, October 19
                         Return with House of Shabori for November 5
 
Gold Coast       Gold Coast Quilters, Burleigh Waters Community  Centre – Pickup Wednesday, Oct 24 meeting
                         Return GC Quilters meeting, November 28

 

More details on the Entry Forms.

 

Last delivery dates to be in the catalogue

This year, we will be publishing a catalogue which will include each quilt's name, category and maker – for this reason, all quilts must be received by October 23 to be in the catalogue. Whilst we welcome any quilts received after this date, and/or delivered to the venue on Friday, November 2, they will be judged and displayed, but we will be unable to include them in the catalogue.

Gympie Patchwork Factory will liase with groups from the Gympie Region.

Judging will commence Friday, November 2 at 4pm, and ribbons and certificates of winners will be on display at the event opening time of 9.30am Saturday November 3 and displayed for the duration of the event.

 

Categories:

NON-PROFESSIONAL

Class 1 – Pieced Quilt – Piecing and Quilting to be all your own work, Large (no side shorter than approx 150cm) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

Class 2 – Predominantly Appliqué Quilt and/or Mixed Technique Quilt, to be all own your work, Large (no side shorter than approx 150cm) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

Class 3 – Art Quilt / Wall Hanging – Any Technique, to be all own your work, Small (no side longer than approx 150cm) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

Class 4 – Any Technique & Size – Commercially Quilted (the owner/maker has paid for the quilting – please name the quilter) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

PROFESSIONAL

Class 5 – Pieced Quilt – Piecing and Quilting to be all your own work, Large (no side shorter than approx 150cm) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

Class 6 – Predominantly Appliqué Quilt and/or Mixed Technique Quilt, to be all own your work, Large (no side shorter than approx 150cm) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

Class 7 – Art Quilt / Wall Hanging – Any Technique, to be all own your work, Small (no side longer than approx 150cm) – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

OPEN 

Class 8 – Group / Collaborative Quilt – made by three or more people. Includes round robin, friendship and raffle quilts. Quilts may be commercially quilted – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

Creative use of colour – All judged quilts are eligible. Consideration will be given to how the colour choices made contribute to the overall balance of the quilt and how colour has been used to give the quilt its unique visually emotive and personal look. All judged quilts are eligible for this award – First: $150 & Rosette; Second: $50 & Rosette

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE – Best of Show

 

Entry Forms can be downloaded here – CLICK HERE FOR ENTRY FORMS 2018

Entry forms include entries for: all Quilts; Ron Lawrence "Story" Quilts; and the "Challenge". Queries – call Kathy 0409 621 232.

 

RON LAWRENCE "STORY" QUILTS

CALLING FOR ENTRIES! If you have a “history” or “story” quilt in your family, maybe passed down through the generations, we would love to showcase, appreciate and share it’s unique story …. go to Quilts/ Ron Lawrence Story Quilts page from the drop-down menu for more info, and see a special entry with it's story from the previous event. 

 

Entry Forms can be downloaded here – CLICK HERE FOR ENTRY FORMS 2018

Entry forms include entries for: all Quilts; Ron Lawrence "Story" Quilts; and the "Challenge". Queries – call 0409 621 232.

 

SENSORY LAP QUILT CHALLENGE

CALLING FOR ENTRIES! A “fidget” or “activity” quilt – sensory lap quilt – is described as a small lap quilt that provides sensory and tactile stimulation through the use of fabrics, colours, textures and simple embellishments. Mainly used by dementia patients, they are said to be calming, soothing and therapeutic.

The Challenge: To create a “fidget” or sensory lap quilt for dementia patients, to be donated to Aged Care facilities after the event…. for more info and guidelines on the Challenge and how to enter, go to Quilts/ Sensory Lap Quilt Challenge page from the drop-down menu.

 

Entry Forms can be downloaded here – CLICK HERE FOR ENTRY FORMS 2018

Entry forms also include entries for Quilts, Patchworks, Artquilts and Ron Lawrence "Story" Quilts. Queries – call 0409 621 232.

 

 

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