Sunday, January 1, 2012

O CANADA 2012 Exhibition Call to Entry posted

The International Quilt Festival has posted their Call To Entry for a special exhibit which will showcase Canadian Quilts and Quilt Artists, O CANADA 2012. The exhibition is open to Canadian quilters and you MUST live in a Canadian Province in order to be eligible for this competition. Quilts may be traditional or art quilts, and all quilts made by residents of Canada will be considered. The special exhibit will open in the IQF Cincinnati Festival location and works may travel throughout the US at IQF locations during 2012 as determined by the organization. Quilts not chosen to travel will be returned by the end of May 2012. 

You will find the Call to Entry details posted at the following website link. Please take time to have a look. Each entrant may submit a total of two entries for consideration. Delivery of the quilts must be made to Houston no later than Friday, March 16, 2012. Questions may be directed in person to Carmen Valls, Quilts Inc. Special Exhibits Coordinator at 713-781-6864.


Completed submissions with visuals must be received online by January 31, 2012. Quilts must be a minimum of 25" x 25", and there are special instructions in the Call to Entry for submission of your digital images and the shipping instructions and claims for Insurance values are quite specific. Please read the Call to Entry carefully.

Hoping to see many SAQA Central Canada members on the list of works chosen for this special exhibit.