Sunday, May 08, 2011

Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center: National Juried Quilt Exhibit

Deadline: July 15, 2011 (RECEIVE)

National Juried Quilt Exhibit
Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center (DVAEC)

Frederick, Maryland
September 3- 25 2011

The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center (DVAEC) located in historic downtown Frederick, Maryland, is hosting a national juried quilt exhibit September 3-25.


• The work must be made of cloth or cloth-like material, and consist of: a quilt top, a backing and the middle. The layers must be held together by hand or machine-made stitching.
• Quilts must have been finished between June 2007 and July 2011, and be in excellent condition.
• Quilts must be constructed and quilted by person(s) named on entry blank. Those listed as "other stitchers” on this quilt may also have their own entries.
• Quilts must be available for judging and exhibit from September 3 - 25, 2011 - no substitutions will be allowed.
• Artists must be 18 years or older.

HOW TO ENTER: (truncated)

• You may submit up to three quilts. Send 1 full view of the completed quilt and 1 detail view. There is no size limit. The non-refundable entry fee is $35 per person, not per quilt.
• Digital images may be submitted on a CD-ROM, with no modifications—this includes color correction. You may crop the background only.
• You may place up to three quilts on ONE CD.


$500 award for Best Art Quilt
$500 award for Best Traditional
$1000 award for Best in Show
Other prizes will be announced later

Download the prospectus:

Visit website for more information:

For all details or to ask a question, please contact: Diane Sibbison, Manager of Exhibits: or 301-698-0656 x 115

Visual Arts Education Center
40 South Carroll St.
Frederick, MD 21701