2017 Louie Bluie Festival, Quilt and Art Show

Rules for Quilt Show Entries

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 indicated with an attached card giving the name of the pattern and the names of individual blocks (as in a sampler).

Entries must be the work of the person(s) entering the quilt.

All submitted 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, on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 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:

Home Quilting Hired Quilting*
Predominately pieced (S, M, L)
Mixed techniques (S, M, L)
Machine or hand pieced, hand quilted
Group (3 or more participants)
Predominately pieced (S, M, L)
Mixed techniques (S, M, L)

*Name of quilter must be on entry

Size Category Descriptions

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

Large: Over 290 inches
Mid–size: 161 to 289 inches
Small: 160 or less

Awards: Ribbons will be awarded provided there are 3 or more entries in the category.

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

Contact: Sally Newhall, Chair, Phone: 423-566-5109; EMAIL: newtenn310@gmail.com