Items can be submitted for "display purposes only" on the provision there is hanging space available.
An Entry Form must be completed for each item entered.
All items will be exhibited at the owner’s risk.
Insurance, if required,must be arranged by the entrant / owner.
There is no charge to enter quilts and other items in the Quilt Extravaganza.
A HANGING SLEEVE 10cm wide is to be STITCHED OR SECURELY ATTACHED TO THE TOP OF THE QUILT AND SHOULD BE
2cm short from each end.
A quilt is defined as three (3) layers of fabric held together at regular intervals by stitching or some other means.
No quilt larger than 300cm X 300cm can be exhibited.
No more than six (6) items may be entered for judging
by any entrant.
Items for hanging in the display will be selected at the judges'
Each item must be secured in a separate bag for transportation.
Comprehensive credit for design and inspiration must
Full details must be supplied and attribution given if the entry has been made in a class or workshop or taken from a publication.
A short description of the quilt (approximately 40 words or less)
acknowledgin/g all sources of inspiration must accompany the entry.
The entrant is responsible for obtaining written
permission for use of copyright material including trademarks.
A PROFESSIONAL is defined as
a person who: makes (or has made) a livelihood from teaching or
publishing in a field of craft or who makes financial gain from
constructing and/or selling and/or designing items or components
of craft or has won “Best of Show” or two First prizes in a major
judged competition excluding Viewer's Choice.
Having exhibited as a professional, amateur status cannot be resumed.
a) ADVANCED EMBROIDERER is one who has
won significant prizes, e.g. "Best of Show" or two First Prizes in
a major judged competition excluding Viewer's Choice.
A COMMERCIAL QUILTER
is someone who has quilted a quilt on a long-arm industrial
machine or similar machine quilting system or who has accepted payment for quilting a quilt.
All entries that have been awarded prizes in Overseas
or Aspaceustralian state or National Quilt Competitions are welcome for
It is the responsibility of each entrant to establish,
prior to the competition, the correct category for each entry.
No item may be entered into more than one category.
Each entry must have a securely attached label on
the back stating the name, address and phone number of the entrant as
well as the entry or item name.
Prizes awarded in all categories will be made to
the entrant/owner of the item only.
All contributors must be acknowledged.
If less than four (4) items are entered in a category,
at the discretion of the judges, only one prize will be awarded in
Judging will take place prior to the event commencing
and prize ribbons will be attached to the winning items prior to
the event opening.
The decision of the judged will be final and no
correspondence will be entered into.
Redlands Quilt Extravaganza, Inc., takes no
responsibility for claims of originality given by the entrants.
Members of Redlands Quilt Extravaganza Inc. reserve
the right to photograph all entries for purposes such as record
keeping, publicity, publication or other appropriate purpose.
All entries, accompanied by an Entry Form,
are to be delivered to Bayside StitchCraft,
Shop 2/140 Ross Court, Cleveland,
between the hours of
10am - 4pm Wednesday 28th June to Friday 30th June 2017
9am - 3pm Saturday 1st July 2017.
Entry forms to be filled out prior to lodgement of
Entry forms available on the Redlands Quilt
Extravaganza Inc. website and Bayside Stitchcraft 2/140 Ross Court
Each entry MUST be delivered in its own amply
sized bag, preferable a cloth one, padded where necessary, e.g.
where the work is framed, showing suitable identification, i.e. name,
address, and phone number.
All entries can be collected after the show intat
the RPAC at
3:30pm, Sunday, 16th July, 2017 or at Bayside Stitchcraft
on Monday 17th July, or by arrangement.
Redlands Quilt Extravaganza, Inc., accepts no
responsibility for any loss, damage or destruction of quilts,
embroideries or home décor entries, whether in transit or while
in our custody.
Insurance cover is the responsibility of the entrant / owner.
The Redlands Quilt Extravaganza Inc. Committee
reserves the right to redirect any entry deemed to be in an