Thursday, January 08, 2009

Tri-State (NJ, NY, PA) Quilt Competition

Deadline: January 28, 2009 (RECEIVE) or (POSTMARK)

Tri-State Quilt Competition

New Jersey, New York & Pennsylvania
The Quilt Fest of New Jersey V
Somerset, New Jersey
March 5-8, 2009

Quilt Competition Rules (truncated)

  1. This is a Tri-State competition open to residents of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania only. Quilt must be the work of the person or group applying to the competition. Limit of 2 entries per person or group.

    Family members/permanent employees of show management or sponsors are not eligible. Quilt must be constructed and quilted by person(s) named on entry blank.

  2. Entry must be quilted either by hand or machine. No kits or tied quilts.

    Quilts must be greater than or equal to 1296 square inches.

  3. Entry must have been finished in 2007, 2008 or 2009 and be in excellent condition.

  4. Accepted quilts must be available for display at The Quilt Fest of New Jersey, March 5-8, 2009 at the Garden State Exhibit Center, Somerset, NJ.

$18.00 per quilt


Best of Show: Choice of $1,000 Award or Pfaff Quilt Expression 4.0 Machine
1st Runner-Up: $1,000 Award or Pfaff Quilt Expression 4.0 Machine (dependent upon Best of Show’s choice)
2nd Place: $750
3rd Place: $500
Best Hand Workmanship: $300
Best MachineWorkmanship: $300
Best Pictorial Quilt: $300
Best Use of Color: $300
Best Use of Embellishments: $300
Viewers’ Choice: $250
Judge’s Choice Ribbons

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Download the 2009 Tri-State Quilt Competition entry form