2017 Annual Capital City Quilt Show

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The 2017 Annual Capital City Quilt Show at the Museum of Florida History, 500 S. Bronough St., will open with a reception on August 3 and close on September 24. The theme for the show is ‘Sentimental Journey’.

Important Dates

  • Entry deadline June 23
  • Challenge Quilt voting July 13 during the monthly guild meeting
  • Quilt turn-in at the museum, July 22 (10:00 – noon)
  • Opening Reception August 3
  • Closing date September 24
  • Quilt pick up at the museum, September 30 (10:00 – noon)

YOU MUST BE A “QU” MEMBER TO ENTER A QUILT IN THE MUSEUM QUILT SHOW!

PREPARING YOUR QUILT FOR THE SHOW

  1. Sew on a hanging sleeve. (Click HERE for instructions.)
  2. Sew a label on the back of your quilt, showing the following:
    Made by (your name) OR Made and quilted by (if you did both)
    Title of the Quilt
    Year Completed
    Where Completed
    Quilted by (if different from maker)
  3. Label a pillowcase with your name, the quilt’s title, and your phone number.
  4. It is suggested that you make sure your quilt is free of loose threads, hairs, dust etc. using a lint roller and/or by airing it in a dryer.
  5. Bring your labeled quilt to the museum in the labeled pillowcase.

Photos from the 2016 show are available on Pinterest.\

ENTRY FORM

Use the form below to enter.

But first, a few notes:
1. The form requires both a home and a cell phone. If you only have one of those, fill the other in with zeroes.
2. If you are entering more than one quilt, clear your browser between entries. (Some browsers have been causing problems on a second entry.)
3. If you want someone to help you with your entry, please contact Barbara Wiggins.
4. When your entry is complete, you will receive a confirmation by email. If you don’t receive a confirmation message, it means your quilt was not entered. Please try again. If that doesn’t work, please contact Sue Isaac.

 

No more quilts may be entered for the 2017 museum show.