Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Text on Textiles: Words as Design in Quilts

Deadline: May 6, 2010 (ONLINE)

Text on Textiles: Words as Design in Quilts

International Quilt Festival
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, TX
October 30 - November 7, 2010

International Quilt Festival/Houston plans to showcase quilts where words and fabric come together to form a unique statement. This is the second year of a three year project that will culminate in a contest in 2011. This exhibit will be one of the highlights of Festival, October 30 - November 7, 2010, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. We would also like to retain quilts for possible exhibit at International Quilt Festival Spring; our spring Quilt Market in Salt Lake City, May 2011; and our summer International Quilt Festival in Long Beach, California, July 2011. This exhibit is open to all.

We would like to invite you to submit work for consideration to be included in this exhibit.

Please submit your on-line entry by Thursday, May 6, 2010. You may submit up to 5 works for consideration. To submit on-line you will upload your artist information, quilt information and upload your photos.

Quilts must be no smaller than 25" x 25" (width x height). There is no maximum size.

To preview the form and have the information available: 2010_Text_on_Textiles_Preview [pdf]

Visit website for full details:

For Questions regarding the exhibit:
Carmen Valls
Special Exhibits Assistant
713.781.6864 ext. 105


Vicki Mangum
Manager of Special Exhibits
713.781.6864 ext. 106

For Technical Questions regarding online system:
Lisa Ellis

Quilts, Inc.
7660 Woodway, Suite 550
Houston, Texas 77063 U.S.A.
Telephone (1) 713.781.6864
Fax (1) 713.781.8182