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2023 International Quilt Festival


Celebrate Life

Call Opens: Jan 2nd, 2023 Last Date for Entries: Apr 27th, 2023

 

Quilting can be a showing of love and honor by an artist. For this exhibit, depict how you, a family member, or a friend has celebrated a loved one’s wedding, birth, birthday, or memorial. Remember to include your inspiration in the artist’s statement, which will tell why the work was created and who it is for. The piece may be a traditional, art, or modern quilt.

Nonrefundable entry fee is $20 per quilt.

Each work must measure a minimum of 24” on each side.

The quilt can be NO LONGER than 94” ON A SIDE.

You may submit a total of two (2) quilts for our consideration.

There is no “made after” date requirement.

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Hands All Around

Call Opens: Jan 2nd, 2023 Last Date for Entries: May 4th, 2023

 

 

Artists from all around the world incorporate influences from their own cultures into the design and technique of their quilts. This prestigious, long-running international showcase will include recent quilts by international artists who create works inspired by such.

Limit two (2) entries per person.
Each work must measure a minimum of 24” on each side.
The quilt can be NO LONGER than 94” ON A SIDE.
There is a nonrefundable $20 submission fee per quilt.
The works must be completed between 2020 and 2023.

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In Full Bloom

Call Opens: Jan 2nd, 2023 Last Date for Entries: May 4th, 2023

 

 

Just as quilters create beautiful pieces of art with fabric, florists and gardeners cultivate works of beauty from the soil. The International Quilt Festival will showcase floral quilts from across the spectrum in color and splendor in the special exhibit. This exhibit will premiere at the International Quilt Market and Festival/Houston. We would also like to retain quilts for a possible exhibit at International Quilt Festivals in 2023.

 

Limit two (2) entries per person.

Each work must measure a minimum of 36” on each side.

The quilt can be NO LONGER than 94” ON A SIDE.

There is a $20.00 submission fee per quilt.

The works must be made between 2020 and 2023.      

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Landscape Quilts

Call Opens: Jan 2nd, 2023 Last Date for Entries: May 18th, 2023

 

From valleys and volcanoes to mountains to monuments, landscapes often inspire artists, including many in the quilt world. This expansive exhibit will showcase stunning geographical wonders.

Limit two (2) entries per person.
Each work must measure a minimum of 24” wide.
The quilt can be NO LONGER than 108” ON A SIDE.
There is a nonrefundable $20 submission fee per quilt.
The works must be made between 2020 and 2023.

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