Shipshewana Quilt Festival
Shipshewana Event Center
June 24-27, 2015
CONTEST RULES: (truncated)
- Entry form, including photos, must be submitted in hard copy format only. No electronic photos will be accepted. Incomplete entry forms will not be considered.
- You must determine the category in which your submission will be entered. However, Shipshewana Quilt Festival reserves the right to change the category.
- Quilt can only be entered in one category.
- All persons involved in making the item must be listed on each entry form.
- Entry Fee is $10 per entry payable in $USD only, and will be due after notification of acceptance by Jury, on or about May 25, 2015 by e-mail or letter. Your acceptance notification will include entry submission instructions.
- No more than two (2) entries per category and no more than three (3) total entries will be accepted from any one (1) person.
- Quilts may be constructed by hand, machine, or both. Quilts must be made of three (3) layers (fabric top/batting/fabric backing) and hand or machine quilted. Tied quilts will not be accepted.
- Pieced under 60” OR Pieced 60” – 112” (Piecing is easily recognized as a significant portion of the quilt)
- Appliqué under 60” OR Appliqué 60” – 112” (Appliqué is easily recognized as a significant portion of the quilt)
- Mixed Media/Techniques under 60” OR Mixed Media/Techniques 60” – 112”
(Mixed Media/Techniques may include combinations of any and all media and/or techniques where one technique may not be
significant; examples include but not limited to: three-dimensional, thread painting, cross-stitch, embroidery and whole cloth)
AWARDS by Category
Best of Show $4,000
Sponsor: Moda Fabrics
1st Place Pieced (Large and Small) $ 800
Sponsors:Clothworks (Large), Robert Kaufman (Small)
1st Place Appliqué (Large and Small) $ 800
Sponsors:Wilmington (Large), Red Rooster (Small)
1st Place Mixed Media/Techniques (Large and Small) $ 800
Sponsors:STUDIOe (Large), Hoffman Int. (Small)
2nd Place all six (6) categories $ 400
3rd Place all six (6) categories $ 200
1st Place Machine Quilted $ 800
1st Place Hand Quilted $ 800
Viewers Choice - Aurifil Thread & ribbon
All 1st, 2nd and 3rd place category winners will receive ribbons
Download Entry Form: http://www.shipshewanaquiltfest.com/Quilt%20Enty%20Form%20and%20Contest%20Rules%202015.pdf
Visit website: www.shipshewanaquiltfest.com
Questions? Contact Nancy Troyer at 260-768-4887 or email firstname.lastname@example.org