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PNQE Quilt Competition Online Entry

2024 Juried & Judged Quilt Competition

IMPORTANT: Before starting your competition entry, please log in to your QuiltFest account or create a QuiltFest accountClick here to create a new QuiltFest account.

 

Quilts may be entered into the
- Full-Size Innovative/Traditional/Mid-Century Mod Quilt Competition
and/or
- Wall Quilt Competition


2024 Themes

Stepping Up

  • You make one;
  • You finish one;
  • How did you step up for this one?


Mid-Century Mod/Modern Quilt Theme
Mid-Century Mod emphasizes the look and feel of mid-20th-century design. Artists are asked to draw inspiration from this period, reflecting on their own exposures or from the work of artists such as Joan Miro, Piet Mondrian, Victor Vasarely, Frank Stella, etc.

Entry DeadlineMonday, July 29, 2024

Contest Calendar

July 29, 2024 - Online Entry Deadline
Online entry submission and non-refundable entry fee for each item entered must be received no later than July 29, 2024.

ENTRY FEE$40.00 (includes return shipping). If paying by check, please make it payable to Mancuso Show Management. Quilts shipped in tubes require an additional $20 return shipping fee.

August 2, 2024
Notification of the decision of Jurors and instructions for quilt shipment will be mailed to entrants on August 2, 2024.

August 14 - August 28, 2024
Accepted entries must be shipped or delivered to PNQE's designated location for judging and exhibition. Shipped entries are not to arrive prior to Wednesday, August 14 nor later than Wednesday, August 28, 2024.

Quilt Return
Quilts will be returned by UPS (or another promoter-designated carrier) and shipped within 5 business days of the festival's close. The cost of shipping will be paid by PNQE. Items will be insured for $1,000 US each on return shipping.


PNQE Competition Prizes

*To be eligible for a Best Workmanship Award, the entry must be quilted by the entrant(s).

Best of Show  $2,000 

The BERNINA Best Sewing Machine Workmanship Award*
BERNINA Sewing Machine Provided by Hayes Sewing Machine Company

Full-Size Quilt Competition (Innovative/Traditional/Mid-Century Mod)

Innovative Quilts

  • 1st Place $600
  • 2nd Place $300
  • 3rd Place $200
  • Honorable Mention Ribbons (2)
  • Best Hand Workmanship* $150
  • Best Sewing Machine Workmanship* $150
  • Best Longarm Machine Workmanship* $150
  • Best Use of Color $150
  • Best Interpretation of Theme  $100 

Traditional Quilts

  • 1st Place $600
  • 2nd Place $300
  • 3rd Place $200
  • Honorable Mention Ribbons (2)
  • Best Hand Workmanship* $150
  • Best Sewing Machine Workmanship* $150
  • Best Longarm Machine Workmanship* $150
  • Best Use of Color $150
  • Best Interpretation of Theme  $100 

Mid-Century Mod/Modern Quilt

  • 1st Place  $600
  • 2nd Place $300
  • 3rd Place $200
  • Honorable Mention Ribbons (2)
  • Best Use of Color $150
  • Best Use of Negative Space $150
  • Best Interpretation of Mid-Century Theme  $100

 

Wall Quilt Competition

  • Best Wall Quilt  $500
  • The Baby Lock Best Wall Quilt Sewing Machine Workmanship Award*
    Baby Lock Sewing Machine Provided by Steve's Sewing, Vacuum & Quilting
  • 2nd Place  $300
  • 3rd Place  $200
  • Honorable Mention Ribbons (2)
  • Best Mid-Century Mod Wall Quilt $100
  • Best Hand Workmanship* $100
  • Best Longarm Machine Workmanship* $100
  • Best Use of Color $100
  • Best Interpretation of Theme  $100

Judge’s Choice

  • Ribbons

Viewer’s Choice

  • $150

*To be eligible for a Best Workmanship Award, the entry must be quilted by the entrant(s).


 Click the Link Below to Start Your Competition Entry

 

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