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For the Quilters Guild of NSW Under 35s Competition: This was the first comp I won and I am so grateful for the start it gave me - if you're thinking of entering now is the time!  

Outside My Window 2014 Under 35's Quilt Competition

In 2012, in conjunction with Quilters Companion Magazine and Brother International (Aust) Pty Ltd, the Guild supported the inaugural Under 35’s Quilt Competition.

In 2014, this new tradition continues with the theme “Outside My Window”. An exhibition displaying all quilts entered in the competition will be held at Newington College Gallery, Stanmore, 27 – 29 June 2014.

Entries close on 18 June 2014. For more information on how to enter, prizes and terms and conditions, visit under35quiltcomp.com.au

Theme and Size of Quilt

  • Theme: Outside My Window — use this theme as the inspiration to create your quilt.
  • Size of the Quilt: • 120cm x 150cm only (quilt must be no larger than this) • Portrait or landscape orientation

Amateur Categories* (age as at18 June 2014)

  • Primary school
  • Secondary school
  • 18–24 years
  • 25–35 years

* Professional quiltmakers may enter but will not be judged or eligible to win prizes. However, they will get their quilt showcased.

PRIZES

The Quilters' Guild of NSW Inc, Brother International (Aust) Pty Ltd , PK Fabrics and Material Obsession are proudly sponsoring the 2014 Brother Under 35s Quilt Competition and are giving away 10 NEW Brother NS35 Computerised Sewing Machines (valued at more than $5000); $2000 worth of cash prizes and 12 PK Fabric packs! In addition, there are 12 Australian Quilters Companion packs (valued at $2400) to be won. PLUS four copies of Kathy Doughty's latest book, Adding Layers, to be won.

Prizes will be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in each category.

 

http://www.quiltersguildnsw.com/under35s.html