NEW DEADLINE: September 10, 2019! If you would like to enter a quilt in the 2019 show, click here for a printable entry form. (Ignore the dates on the form; you will get an acceptance email by September 12th, and the delivery date is September 18.
Here's an interesting look at how our judges judge quilts at our show:
Quilts must consist of three layers, with stitching through all three layers and stitching visible on both sides. Judges will look for originality, creativity and workmanship. Your entry must have been completed after January 1, 2017, and fit one of these categories:
To enter, send the printed form, a $20 nonrefundable registration fee, and a photo of your quilt accompanied by a self-addressed stamped envelope (if you prefer to be notified by mail) by September 10, 2019 to: Northwest Quilting Expo, 8555 SW Sagert Street, Tualatin OR 97062
Quilts must have been completed after January 1, 2017, and in excellent condition, clean and free of odor and pet hair. Quilts must have a 4" sleeve securely attached for hanging. (Click here for instructions on how to make a quilt sleeve.) No rigid frames, glass or special hanging devices allowed. Quilts must be able to be folded. Rolled quilts require an extra $5 handling fee. One quilt per entry form. Limit of two quilts per entrant. Notifications of acceptance will be emailed by September 12, 2019. Accepted quilts must be received by September 18, 2019 by dropping off or mailing them to the address above. Quilts will be returned by October 8, 2019. Quilts will not be available for pick-up at the show.Pick-up information will be provided in quilt acceptance letter. If you would like us to ship your quilt back to you, please include a $5 handling fee and enclose a prepaid shipping label to attach to your box. Promotional photography and use of the photographs at the discretion of Northwest Quilting Expo is permitted. There will be no restriction of photography by individuals for their own enjoyment.