Quilt Show Categories and Entry

QUILT REGISTRATION FOR 2020 WSQG SHOW IS NOW CLOSED
NOTE: DEADLINE FOR QUILT ENTRY WAS SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2020 AT 10:00 PM

Sleeves should be 90″ from the top of the sleeve to the bottom of the quilt.

Category explanations are listed below the submit button.

If there is any discrepancy between online and offline category information, the ONLINE version below governs the entries.

* All items with an asterisk are required.

 

2020 WSQG Quilt Show Categories

Division 1 – Bed Quilts

Minimum size 60″ x 80″, intended for a bed. Quilt top made by guild member. 
Class A: Pieced, Hand or Machine Quilted.
Class B: Appliqué, Hand or Machine Quilted.
Class C: Mixed Technique, Hand or Machine Quilted.
 

Division 2 – Crib/Lap Quilts

Minimum size 36″ x 45″, intended for a crib or small bed. Quilt top made by guild member. 
Class A: Pieced, Hand or Machine Quilted.
Class B: Appliqué, Hand or Machine Quilted.
Class C: Mixed Technique, Hand or Machine Quilted.
 

Division 3 – Wall Hangings

Minimum size 12″ x 12″, intended for wall decoration. Quilt top made by guild member. 
Class A: Pieced, Hand or Machine Quilted.
Class B: Appliqué, Hand or Machine Quilted.
Class C: Mixed Technique, Hand or Machine Quilted.
 

Division 4 – Modern Quilts

Quilt top made by guild member.  May be quilted by another quilter. 
Class A: Bed Quilt (Minimum 60″ x 80″)
Class B: Lap Quilt (Minimum 36″ x 45″)
Class C: Wall hanging (Minimum 12″ x 12″)
 

Division 5 – West Suburban Quilters’ Guild Sponsored Event

Class A: Workshops: Any size. Must be an item made as part of (or directly inspired by) a WSQG workshop. May be quilted by another quilter.
Class B: Block of the Month/Block Exchange: Any size. Must be an item made as part of a WSQG Block of the Month program or WSQG Block Exchange. May be quilted by another quilter.
 

Division 6 – Other Quilted Items

Class A: Miniatures (Maximum size 24″ x 24″).  A miniature is a scaled down version of a larger quilt design.
Class B: Clothing and Accessories
Class C: Home Décor
 

Division 7 – Challenge

Class A: Create a quilt using THREE quilting methods that shows clearly evident imagery or reference to GEMS.  No larger than 36″ by 36″ but does not need to be square.  Include description of methods used and gem inspiration on registration form.   
 

Division 8 – President’s Challenge

Class A: Create a quilt that represents a song, minimum size 120″ circumference and maximum 200″ circumference.  The shape is open to your vision; circular, hexagonal, irregular …  
 

Division 9 – Hall of Fame (NOTE: This is not a judged category)

The quilts in this category will be used to enhance the viewing experience of our guests. They will also showcase the longevity of talent in our guild. They can be of any size but would prefer mostly bed-sized. We would like at least one hall of fame entry from each member. If your entry has won a ribbon in the past from our show, another show, or State Fair, please include the information with the quilt registration so a placard can be made.