Homecraft

Class 11: Quilting

Chair Person: Carol Johnson
Prize Money: 
1st – $18.00, 2nd – $12.00, 3rd – $8.00

GENERAL:

  1. All articles for exhibit in this class must be the handiwork of the exhibitor. All quilts must be quilted by hand (HQ), machine (MQ) or both. MQ must state “Domestic” or “Long Arm” on extra tag. Quilting is defined as a running stitch that passes through top, batting and backing. Tied quilts are not eligible.
  2. Items quilted by another person, include that person’s name in the Description area of the entry form.
  3. Items must be completed after August 2015 and may not be submitted more than twice for judging.
  4. All items must be in good condition and clean. Quilts must be free of any odours such as tobacco, perfume, mildew, pet – incomplete, soiled, stained or damaged quilts will NOT be judged.
  5. Exhibitor may only make one entry per section.
  6. All decisions of judge(s) are final. Committee reserves the right to reject any entry or to move a quilt into a different category. Quilts are judged on general appearance, design and workmanship in accordance with the OAAS Judging Standards.
  7. Champion and Reserve Champion Rosettes will be awarded for to those quilts judged to be superior in general appearance, design and workmanship in both Hand Quilting and Machine Quilting. All quilts entered into this class are eligible. A Judge’s Choice Rosette will also be available.
  8. Sample of material must be attached (SMA)

Copyright:

If the item(s) you are entering are created using a pattern or design by another person/group, please state the design source on the entry tag, and it will be your responsibility to acquire permission to show this design/pattern. If you are using your own design/pattern, please state design source as original. It is recommended that you also complete the copyright form available here or by contacting the Homecraft secretary.

LARGE BED QUILTS – minimum 324 inches perimeter; Sections 1 thru 7 compete for OAAS quilting competitions.  Sections 2, 4, 6, and 7 must be machine quilted on a domestic machine.

Section

  1. Pieced, traditional design, pattern named – HQ
  2. Pieced, traditional design, pattern named – MQ
  3. Pieced and appliqued, embroidery or combination – HQ
  4. Pieced and appliqued, embroidery or combination – MQ – Sponsored by Flair with Fabrics – Prize money: 1st – $25.00 Gift Certificate, 2nd – $15.00 Gift Certificate, 3rd – $10.00 Gift Certificate.
  5. Hand Applique and/or Hand Embroidery – HQ
  6. Machine Applique and/or Machine Embroidery – MQ
  7. Any other technique not listed – HQ or MQ
  8. Any Technique, top completed by entrant, quilting by another person – HQ OR MQ

SMALL BED QUILTS – Minimum 60 inches x 70 inches, to less than 324 inches perimeter

Section

  1. Pieced, traditional design, pattern named – HQ
  2. Pieced, traditional design, pattern named – MQ
  3. Pieced, traditional design, pattern named – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  4. Pieced and appliqued, embroidery or combination – HQ
  5. Pieced and appliqued, embroidery or combination – MQ
  6. Pieced and appliqued, embroidery or combination – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  7. Hand Applique and/or Hand Embroidery – HQ
  8. Machine Applique and/or Machine Embroidery – MQ
  9. Machine Applique and/or Machine Embroidery – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  10. Any other technique not listed – HQ or MQ

LARGE LAP OR WALL QUILTS – 40 inches TO 60 inches width, no limit on length; wall quilts must have hanging sleeve

Section

  1. Pieced, HQ
  2. Pieced, MQ
  3. Pieced, HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  4. Predominantly applique (hand or machine) – HQ
  5. Predominantly applique (hand or machine) – MQ
  6. Predominantly applique (hand or machine) – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  7. Mixed techniques – HQ
  8. Mixed techniques – MQ
  9. Mixed techniques – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant

SMALL LAP OR WALL QUILTS – less than 40 inches wide, no limit on length; wall quilts must have hanging sleeve

Section

  1. Pieced, HQ
  2. Pieced, MQ
  3. Pieced, HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  4. Predominantly applique (hand or machine) – HQ
  5. Predominantly applique (hand or machine) – MQ
  6. Predominantly applique (hand or machine) – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant
  7. Mixed techniques – HQ
  8. Mixed techniques – MQ
  9. Mixed techniques – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant

BEGINNER QUILTS – not less than 40 inches in width.  A beginner is defined as any quilter who has been quilting for less than 2 years.

Section

  1. Any technique, any size – HQ or MQ
  2. Any technique, any size – HQ or MQ by person other than entrant

SPECIALTY QUILTING Prize Money:  1st – $10.00, 2nd – $8.00, 3rd – $6.00

Section:

  1. Art/Landscape Quilt – may use several techniques, but must be the entrant’s original design – HQ or MQ
  2. Novelty Quilt – any technique not previously listed, such as, but not limited to: Yo-Yo, Tied, Photo, Wholecloth – HQ or MQ
  3. Table runner, any technique – HQ or MQ
  4. Cushion, not larger than 24 inches on any side – HQ or MQ
  5. Placemat (2), any technique – HQ or MQ
  6. Quilt block, mounted on bristol board, back of block to be accessible
  7. Article of quilted clothing

VIEWER’S CHOICE AWARD

  • Attendees will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite quilt. Votes will be tallied prior to the awards ceremony at 3:00 pm and a rosette will be awarded to the winner at that time.