2017 Quilt Show

Wednesday 4th – Sunday 8th October 2017

9.00am – 4.30pm daily

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

2017 Theme: Circles

 

Thank you to the major sponsors of our Quilt Show

Quilt Show Handbook 2017

2017 Quilt Show Handbook


 

Important Dates:

February 2017 Queensland Quilters Inc Entrant’s Handbook becomes available.  Read the handbook and work out which categories you are eligible to enter.
13 June 2017 Entry Form will be made available.
8 August 2017 Closing Date for entries.  No late entries are accepted.  Each entry must include a photo/image of the completed quilt.  See Conditions of Entry for further information.
27 August 2017 Notification of who your Quilt Collector is.  If you have not been notified please contact Christine Paterson on 0402 457 354.
8 September 2017 Final drop off day for your quilt/s to your Quilt Collector.
13 September 2017 Judging Day. Winners will be notified by email or phone within 7 days of judging.
4 October 2017 Prize Presentations at the Quilt Show at 9.30am.  (If you are a prize winner you are encouraged to attend).
23 October 2017 Final date for collection of your quilt/s from your Quilt Collector.

 

Special Awards

BERNINA BEST OF SHOW

BERNINA 720 Sewing Machine valued at $4699.00 RRP

BERNINA AMATEUR AWARD

BERNINA 215 Sewing Machine valued at $1,299.00 RRP

BERNINA SECONDARY STUDENT AWARD

BERNINA Bernette Sew N Go 5 Sewing Machine valued at $499.00 RRP

BEST HAND QUILTING

BEST DOMESTIC MACHINE QUILTING

BEST “QUILTING MACHINE” QUILTING

BEST TRADITIONAL QUILT

BEST “2Q” THEME QUILT

 

Quilt Sizes

Please note:

Quilts will be categorised as either LARGE or SMALL.

LARGE: No side shorter than 150cm, no side longer than 290cm

SMALL: No side longer than 160cm, no side shorter than 50 cm, and outside perimeter not to exceed 600 cm

SMALL ART/PICTORIAL:  No side longer than 150 cm, no side shorter than 50cm and outside perimeter not to exceed 500 cm.

Prizes are in product, voucher or cash – amounts will be determined by the Show Committee when sponsorship is finalised.