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Quilt show categories

 

Appliqué - single maker

Any quilt with a design that is predominantly appliqué and made entirely by one person, any size.

Appliqué - Two Person

Any quilt with a design that is predominantly appliqué and made by two people, any size.

Art Quilt

Must be entrant’s own creative design reflecting innovative construction, techniques, and/or materials. May be digital, embroidery, painted, beaded, folded or other interesting effects. Any embellishments must be securely attached. Quilt must be three layers and quilted. Single maker, may be any size.

Group

Any quilt, any size made in any technique or style by three or more people. 

intermediate pieced - single maker

Any pieced quilt with a total of all sides between 140 and 280 inches, made entirely by one person.

Intermediate Pieced - Two Person

Any pieced quilt with a total of all sides between 140 and 280 inches, made by two people.

Large pieced - single maker

Any pieced quilt with a total of all sides greater than 280 inches, made entirely by one person.

large pieced - two person

Any pieced quilt with a total of all sides greater than 280 inches, made by two people.

Miniature - Single maker

Any quilt made by a single maker with a design embodying a small version of a full size quilt. A true miniature is a quilt in which the blocks are 25% (or less) of the size of the large version. Total of all sides must measure no more than 96 inches.

Modern Design - Single Maker

Quilt should be functional and embody the principles of modern design; such as use of solids and bold or on-trend colors, graphic prints, simplicity and minimalism, asymmetry and alternative block structure, or improvised piecing. Design should rely less on repetition and interaction of quilt block motifs. Modern quilting emphasizes the interaction between the quilting and the piecing or design. Total of all sides must be greater than 140 inches.

Modern Design - Two Person

Quilt should be functional and embody the principles of modern design; such as use of solids and bold or on-trend colors, graphic prints, simplicity and minimalism, asymmetry and alternative block structure, or improvised piecing. Design should rely less on repetition and interaction of quilt block motifs. Modern quilting emphasizes the interaction between the quilting and the piecing or design. Made by two people and total of all sides must be greater than 140 inches.

Small Quilt

Any quilt made by single maker in any technique, with a total of all sides measuring under 140 inches. Please note there are separate categories for art quilts and “true” miniatures.

Workmanship

Any quilt kit or BOM kit with pattern and fabric included. Any number of makers, any size. This category was created to award the workmanship of makers who did not design quilt pattern, or choose the fabrics.