Friday, December 07, 2007

Alaska Fiber Festival: Judged Art Quilt Challenge

Deadline: February 2, 2008 (RECEIVE)

Judged Art Quilt Challenge

Alaska Fiber Festival
March 7th -16th, 2008

The theme: Half-Baked Alaska

Judged Art Quilt Challenge

Eligibility: Artists residing in Alaska or the Yukon

Entry Fee: $10

Entries must be received by February 2, 2008.

An entry must be accompanied by the entry fee and a signed copy of the entry form, to be accepted.

Entries must be an original design, have a minimum of three layers and be quilted. There are No minimum or maximum dimensions.

1st place Basket full of goodies worth $350 value
2nd place Basket full of goodies worth $250 value
3rd place Basket full of goodies worth $150 value

All quilts must have a hanging sleeve attached to the back at the top edge. The hanging sleeve measurements are as follows: the width of the quilt less one inch at each end and with a depth of 3 inches

All entries must have a sewn-on cloth label on the back listing the name of piece, the artist’s name, address, and phone number The label must contain the same name and contact information that appears on the entry form.

Entries must be packed in a cloth bag, i.e. pillow case, with the artist's name on it. This makes sure the piece can be returned to the artist in good condition.

Artists are responsible for door-to-door shipment and return freight.

Alaska Fiber Festival retains the right to disqualify pieces that do not meet exhibition standards.

If you have any questions about a challenge check out the FAQ section. If you can't find an answer there then email it to

Entry Form: Challenge Entry Form