Enter Your Quilt!


Submit your work for possible inclusion at an upcoming International Quilt Festival. See the links below for our current calls for entry and contest exhibits.



Opens November 1, 2017 thru January 11, 2018

Whatever your style…quilt colorfully! This annual judged competition and exhibit is open to quilts—created in any style or techniques—that “celebrate” color through design and/or vibrant fabrics. A $5,000 Best of Show and three $1,000 prizes each in Traditional, Modern, and Art categories will be awarded. Quilts must have been made in 2016, 2017, or 2018.

Traditional Midwest and Canadian Quilts

Open November 1, 2017 thru February 1, 2018

An exhibit of recently made traditional-style quilts by artists from the Midwest states of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, and Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Ontario. Quilts must have been made between January 2015
and February 2018.



Sarah’s Revival in Blue by Gail SmithSapphire Celebration:
Celebrating 45 Years


Get ready to make a blue and white quilt!

for the 45th anniversary of the International Quilt Festival in 2019.


• Entries may be Traditional, Modern
or Art.

• Entries must have been made between 1974 and 2019.

• The minimum size is 50” x 50”

• You may enter up to five quilts.

• The quilts will be kept for three years from August 2019 to  August 2022.


Information on opening and closing dates will be forthcoming right
here soon!





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