2019 Louie Bluie Festival, Quilt and Art Show

Rules for Quilt Show Entries

Entries accepted Wednesday, Septemee 25, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Limit: Maximum of 4 entries per quilter

  • Sleeves or casings are not required; quilts will be displayed using skirt hangers.
  • Each quilt must have an identification label sewn on the back lower corner of the quilt. Label must contain at least the owner’s name, city and state, and year completed. The top of the quilt must be identified to ensure proper hanging orientation.
  • Entries must be the work of the person(s) entering the quilt
  • All quilts must have been made within the last three years.
  • Kit quilts composed of pattern, fabrics, and quilting designs packaged as a unit for retail sale will not be accepted.
  • Each quilt will receive a written critique and a “points awarded” evaluation sheet.
  • If you wish to sell a submitted quilt in the show, a seller’s “Price Card” must be attached to the quilt.
  • An entry form is required for each quilt. Forms will be available at The Quilt Patch, 2221 Jacksboro Pike, (Food City Center), La Follette, TN on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Entry fee:  $10.00 per entry. Fees may be paid by cash, money order, or check made payable to Campbell Culture Coalition.

Categories:

Bedding  Non-Bedding 
Predominately pieced (S, M, L)
Mixed techniques (S, M, L)
Group (3 or more participants)
Quilted by Another Person 
Predominately pieced (S, M, L)
Mixed techniques (S, M, L)
Quilted by Another Person

Size Category Descriptions

Quilt sizes are the total of all four outside dimensions. Width and length measurements will be required on the entry form.

Bedding  Non-Bedding 
Large: Over 350"
Medium: 215 - 350"
Small: 214" or less
Large: 189" or more
Medium: 123 - 188"
Small: 122" or less

Awards: Ribbons will be awarded provided there are 3 or more entries in the category. A Viewer's Choice award will be presented to the quilter whose quilt receives the most votes from the public.

Exhibit Conclusion:

The Quilt and Art exhibit hall will close Saturday, September 28 at 5:00 pm to dismantle the displays. The hall will re-open at 5:30 pm for entrants to claim their quilts. Claim ticket must be presented. Unclaimed entries will be available at The Quilt Patch on the following Monday with claim tickets required.

Contact:

  • Sally Newhall, Quilt Committee Co-chair, 423-566-5109
  • Donna Tipton, Quilt Committee Co-Chair,  865-776-0395

Special Thanks to our sponsor, Citizens Bank.