Friday, October 04, 2013

Quilt Canada 2014 National Juried Show

Deadline: February 1, 2014 (ONLINE)

Quilt Canada 2014
National Juried Show
Canadian Quilters’ Association/

Association canadienne de la courtepointe
Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario
June 11 – 14, 2014

The 2014 National Juried Show is open to all Canadian citizens and residents, as well as non-resident members of the CQA/ACC. Over $50,000 in prizes offered by the Sponsors.

For an entry to be accepted, the online entry form must be filled in completely, including all the required photographs and documents.

Fees: $25.00 ($75.00 for non-members) plus tax for each entry.

Requirements (truncated)
  • Entry is open to all Canadian residents, Canadian citizens, and CQA/ACC individual members. (If you are not a Canadian citizen or resident, you MUST be a CQA/ACC member to enter).
  • Original Design Realistic Pictorial Wall Quilts depict subject matter in an accurate and realistic manner and demonstrate personal expression and originality in design, colour and/or techniques.
  • Acknowledgement must be given to anyone participating in the execution of the work.
  • Quilts must not exceed 436 inches in perimeter.
  • Group quilts means 3 or more quilt makers. Choose 1 person to represent the group as the ‘artist.’
  • Work must have been completed after January 1, 2012.
  • Work must NOT have been shown in a Canadian national-level juried/judged quilting exhibition/competition prior to June 2014.
  • Artists submitting works from outside of Canada will be responsible for all customs arrangements and transportation costs.


  1. Original Design Realistic Pictorial Wall Quilts
  2. Original Design Abstract Pictorial Wall Quilts
  3. Original Design Nonrepresentational Wall Quilts
  4. Originally Interpreted Traditional Wall Quilts
  5. Originally Interpreted Bed Quilts
  6. Traditional Wall and Bed Quilts from Patterns/Books
  7. Bed or Wall Quilts Longarm/Midarm Quilting
  8. Original Wearable Art
  9. Modern Bed or Wall Quilts


In addition to Awards of Excellence for each category, entries may be eligible for the following awards:
• Best of Show (from any original or originally interpreted category)
• Excellence in Domestic Machine Quilting
• Excellence in Workmanship Appliqué
• Excellence in Workmanship Piecing
• Excellence in Hand Quilting
• Excellence for Work by a First Time Exhibitor
• Excellence in Thread Work using WonderFil Thread
• Excellence in Innovation (from any original or originally interpreted category)
• Excellence for a Group Quilt (3 or more quilt makers)
• Judge’s Choice (one per judge)
• Viewers’ Choice

Visit website for complete entry details including online submission form:

Conference Co-ordinator
Contact: Marilyn Michelin
Phone: 905-937-7556