Calls for Entry

This is a list of exhibition opportunities that focus on and feature
art quilts, wearable art, and art cloth.

To submit a show to be listed here, please use this Calls for Entry Form.

Art Quilt Shows are listed by:
Entry deadline; Title; URL; Show dates
r=receive by date; p=postmarked; o=online; i=international entries accepted

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Please read each entry carefully – let me know if you see any mistakes here. (I’m the world’s worst proofreader!) 

This list focuses on exhibition opportunities that feature art quilts, wearable art, and art cloth. You can find lists of all media shows that also include textiles in many other places including:
https://www.callforentry.org/
http://www.entrythingy.com/forartists_calls
http://theartguide.com/calls-for-artists
http://artdeadline.com/
http://www.fonsandporter.com/events_quilt_shows.html (list of quilt shows)
  

December

Dec 1, 2018 (Oberlin, OH)
The Artist as Quiltmaker XIX  
http://www.favagallery.org/aqm-artist-as-quiltmaker.html
2019

Dec 7, 2018
American Quilters’ Society – Paducha, KY*
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Mar 22 – April 2019 (ship+show)

Dec 7, 2018
AQS Quilt Week 2019 – (Puducah, KY)
http://www.quiltweek.com/contestO
ct. 3 – 6, 2018*ship to be recv’d by Mar 22, 2019

Dec 12, 2018 p (FL residents only)
World Quilt Show Florida (Tampa, FL)
http://www.quiltfest.com/
Jan 18 – 20, 2019

Dec 15, 2018 r
An Exhibit You Must Resist! Batik (Zumbrota, MN)
http://www.crossingsatcarnegie.com/exhibit_html/batik_show.html
Jan 2 – Feb 9, 2019

Dec 15, 2018
Women & Textiles Expo (Massachusetts)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals.php?apply=yes
Mar 22 – 23, 2019

Jan 22, 2019 (early application)
Fashion Art Toronto (Toronto, Canada)
http://fashionarttoronto.ca
Apr 22-27, 2019

Dec 31, 2018 (SAQA regional members)
The Natural World (Nebraska)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5781
Mar 15, 2019 – traveling through Dec 2020

Dec 31, 2018 (FRCQ members)
Portfolio 2019 (publication)
http://www.artquilters.org/project/upcoming-exhibits-may-2018/
Jan 31, 2019 posted online

any time through Dec 31, 2022
United We Quilt: Sewing Justice
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5533
online exhibition

January

Jan 3, 2019 r (mail in)
Animals: Dallas Quilt Show 2019* (Dallas, TX)
http://www.quiltersguildofdallas.org/2016_show_event_entries#notice
March 8-10, 2018

Jan 4, 2019 o
Traditional Midwest and Canadian Quilts (Chicago, IL)
http://callforentriesmidwestguilds.com
Feb 8 – May, 2019

Jan 6, 2019 (Visions Members)
Card Trick (San Diego, CA)
http://www.visionsartmuseum.org/call-for-entries/
Jan 19 – Apr 7, 2019

Jan 8, 2019 O
Fissures (Springfield, OR)
http://www.fissuresentry.com
Feb 22 – April 1, 2019

Jn 10, 2019 o
Sacred Threads (Herndon VA)
http://sacredthreadsquilts.com
July 11-28, 2019

Jan 11, 2019
A Celebration of Color (Chicago, IL)
http://quilts.com/enter-a-quilt.html
Feb 15 – May, 2019

Jan 17, 2019 (SAQA Oceana)
Connections (Canberra, Australia)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6074
Mar 31, 2019 through end of 2020

Jan 22, 2019 (late application)
Fashion Art Toronto (Toronto, Canada)
http://fashionarttoronto.ca
Apr 22-27, 2019

Jan 22, 2019 p & o *
Pride and Joy: Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival  (Hampton, VA)
http://www.quiltfest.com
Feb – Mar 3, 2019 (ship+show) 

Jan 27, 2017 o
Beauty in Pieces: Scrap Quilts for the 21st Century (Chicago, IL)
http://www.callforentriesbeauty.com
Mar 3, 2017 – August 2018

Jan 31, 2019 (SAQA members)
Connecting our Natural Worlds (Tucson, AZ)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5797
June 1, 2019 traveling through Dec 31, 2022

Jan 31, 2019 (Visions members)
Interpretations 2019: Rhapsody (sand Diego, CA)
http://visionsartmuseum.org/calendar-dtl.asp?calID=247
Sep 27, 2019 – Jan 17, 2020

Jan 31, 2019
The Edge (SAQA Oregon)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5896
Apr 1 – Aug 15, 2019

Jan 31, 2019 r (Canadian Citizens)
Quilt Canada 2019 (Ottowa, ON)
http://njs.canadianquilter.com
Jun 12 – 15, 2019

 

February

Feb 1, 2019
ARTQUILTS: dreams (Cary, NC)
http://paqa-south.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Prospectus-Dreams-052918.pdf
Mar 19 – May 20, 2019

Feb 2019  on-line
Everett Quilt Show 2019, Everett Washington
https://www.everettquiltshow.com
April 26 & 27, 2019

Feb 1, 2019 (SAQA NM)
Out of the Blue (Santa Fe, NM)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5970
Apr 22 – Aug 12, 2019

Feb 1, 2019
Mini & Micro Textile Art “Scythia” (Ivano-Frankis’k, Ukraine)
http://www.scythiatextile.com/events-2019-2020.html
May 21 – June 4, 2019

Feb 1, 2019 r
MQX Quilt Festival New England (Manchester, NH)
http://www.mqxshow.com
Apr 10-13, 2019

Feb 1, 2019 online until limits are reached: non-juried
Vermont Quilt Festival Show: Color my World
http://www.vqf.org
June 26 – 29, 2019

Feb 5, 2019 o
AQC Challenge: Magic (Melbourne, Australia)
http://aqc.com.au/aqc-2019-challenge/
April 11-14, 2019

February 15p or 18o, 2019
Indiana Heritage Quilt Show
http://www.ihqs.org/entry-info/
Mar 2 – 11, 2019 (ship + show)

Feb 15, 2019 Verona, Italy
Verona Tessile 
http://www.veronatessile.it
Apr 10 – 28, 2019 (ship+show)

Feb 15, 2019 0 international entries accepted
Fantastic Fibers 2019 (Yeiser Art Center, Paducah KY)
https://www.theyeiser.org/gallery/call-for-entries/
Apr 10 – Jun 8, 2019 (ship+show)

Feb ?, 2019 *
Fiber Celebration 2019 (Fort Colins, CO)
http://www.nocoweaversguild.org/fiber-celebration/
2019

Feb 26, 2019
2019 Small Expressions (Chamblee, GA)
http://www.weavespindye.org/small-expressions-2195
July 12 – Sep 12, 2019 (ship+travel)

Feb 28, 2019 (all SAQA)
3D Expression (Grand Rapids, MI)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5798
Apr 26, 2019 traveling through Jan 30, 2023

Feb 28, 2019 (SAQA latin america)
Information Overload: Escaping the 21st Century Maze
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6183
May 31, 2019 traveling through Nov 31, 2021

Feb 28, 2019 (SAQA CO, UT, WY)
Evolving Perceptions (Golden, CO)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5795
Jun 15 – Oct 6, 2019

Feb 28, 2019 (SAQA KS, MO, OK, IN)
de.light/full (Kansas city, MO)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5952
May 1, 2019 traveling through Nov 2020

?2019 online (Australia & New Zealand residents & OZQN members world-wide) 
Art Quilt Australia 2019
https://www.ozquiltnetwork.org.au

Feb 1, 2020 o (Ukraine)
13th Biennial of Textile Art “Scythia” (Ukraine)
http://www.scythiatextile.com/events-2017-2018.html
May 28 – June 10, 2020

Many of the following listings have not yet been updated. Please read carefully as the information may be outdated or inaccurate. If you are involved with one of these shows (or just feel like helping out) it would be wonderful if you could fill out the information for these shows on  this Calls for Entry Form.

March

Mar 1, 2019 r
Celebrate Fiber (Albuquerque, NM)
http://www.fiberartsfiesta.org
May 30-31, 2019

Quilt Festival Chicago (Chicago, IL)
http://quilts.com/quilt-festival-chicago.html
March 28 – 30, 2019

Mar 1, 2018
SAQA Journal Member Gallery
Action
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=3469
publication

March 1, 2019 p
Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta 2019 Celebrate Fiber
www.fiberartsfiesta.org
May 1 – Jun 1, 2019 (ship+show)

Mar 1, 2018 (African American Quilters)
I’m NOT Every Woman, I’m a PHENOMENAL Woman! (North Charleston, SC)
https://northcharlestonartsfest.com
May 2-6, 2018

March 9, 2018  
Fibre Bombing at Wayne Arts Centre (Art Quilt Elements 2018 in Wayne, PA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5787
March 17 April 28, 2018

Mar 15, 2018
In the American Tradition (IQF Houston)
http://www.callforentriesamerican.com
May 11, 2018 through 2019 (ship+show)

Mar 15, 2018
Recall – Recapture – Remember (Espanola, NM)
http://www.evfac.org/call-for-artists
Apr 18 – Aug 5, 2018

Mar 15, 2018
Form Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie (New Albany, IN)
http://www.carnegiecenter.org/2018-form-not-function-quilt-art-carnegie/
May 25 – July 21, 2018

March 25, 2018
Illumination: Quilting Arts Readers Challenge
www.quiltingcompany.com
Apr 30, 2018 – through August 2018

Mar 26, 2018 p & 0 (NJ, NY, PA residents only)
Quilt & Sewing Fest of New Jersey (Edison, NJ)
http://www.quiltfest.com
Apr 18 – 29, 2018 (ship+show)

Mar 28, 2018 – intention to enter deadline
World of Wearable Art (New Zealand)
https://www.worldofwearableart.com/competition/
Jun 18 ship, Sep 28 awards + travel or exhibit 2019

Mar 31, 2019 (all SAQA)
Upcycle! (IQF Houston, TX)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6010
Jun 28, 2019 traveling through Dec 31, 2022

March 31, 2018
ARTextures Concours (France)
http://www.francepatchwork.com
http://p1.storage.canalblog.com/15/48/1058001/116886726.pdf

March 31, 2018   (open now) online
Everett Quilt Show 2018, Everett Washington
http://www.allinstitcheswa.org/call-for-entries
April 27 & 28, 2018

March, 2018 o
Quilt Expo en Beaujolais (France)
http://jmquilt.fr/wordpress/quilt-expo-en-beaujolais/
April 11 – 14, 2018

Mar, 2019 (Atlanta, GA)
Chattahoochee Biennial of Textiles
http://www.chgweb.com/newsandevents.html
2019

2018  online
Emerging Artist Showcase 
http://www.fiberartnowentry.com/
Publication Spring 2018 Fibre Art Now magazine

April

Apr 1, 2018 
2018 NICHE Awards (Washington DC)
http://www.nicheawards.com
publication Jan 10, 2019

Apr 1, 2018
Fiber National 2018 Biennial (Lorton, VA)
http://www.workhouseartscallforentry.com
May 25 – July 30, 2028 (ship+show)

April 2, 2018 o 
See My Voice (Sandusky, Delaware)
http://frcqentry.org
May 4  -July 6, 2018 (ship+show)

April 5, 2019
AQS Quilt Week 2018 – (Grand Rapids, MI)
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest
July 2019* ship to be recv’d by July 19, 2019

Apr 5, 2018
Utah Quilting & Sewing Marketplace (Sandy, UT)
https://www.downunderdiversions.com/quilt-competition.htm
Apr 15 – May 1 – 5, 2018 (ship+show)

Apr 6, 2018 (ship quilt for donation)
Sewing Hope. Mending Lives. 
https://media.rainpos.com/6546/moda_fabric_challenge_2018_3.pdf
Live Charity Auction May 5, 2018

April 6, 2018
The Art of Labor
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4871
July 1 – November 2018

April 8, 2018 (US or Canada) Online
Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition 2017 (Cleveland, Ohio)
http://waterlooarts.org/current-calls-for-art/
2018      (shipping May 2018)

April 12, 2018
In Full bloom (houston, TX)
http://www.callforentriesbloom.com
June 8 – Dec 2018 or travel (ship+show)

April 5, 2019
AQS Quilt Week Grand Rapids
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest
July 19 – August, 2019 (ship+show)

April 16, 2018 (midnight) p or online
Minnesota Quilt Show & Conference (St. Cloud, MN)
MQ Quilt Show
June 1-16, 2018 (ship+show)

April 19, 2018 online
Hands All Around at the International Quilt Festival (Houston, TX)
http://www.callforentrieshands.com
Nov 2 – 5, 2017 (travelling?)

April 30, 2018    online
Hard Twist 13: Thread(Toronto, ON, Canada)
http://www.gladstonehotel.com/art/info-artists-call-submissions/
late August, 2018 – January, 2019

April 30, 2018 0
Quilt Odyssey
http://www.quiltodyssey.com
July 1 – 23, 2018 (ship+show)

Apr 30, 2018
World of Threads Festival (Oakville, ON, Canada)
http://worldofthreadsfestival.com/submissions.html
Oct 13 – Nov 25, 2018

Apr 30, 2019 (SAQA Europe/Middle East)
Made in Europe 3 (Bristol, UK)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6218
June 3, 2019 traveling through Dec 2020

Apr 1, 2019
2019 Interchange – threads connect (Johannesburg, South Africa)
http://festival.quiltsouthafrica.co.za
May 27 – Aug 16 – 24, 2019 (ship+show)

April 1, 2019
Genesee Valley QuiltFest (Rochester, NY)
http://geneseevalleyquiltfest.com/enter_quilts.htm
May 31 – June 2, 2019

April 2019 (OK Residents) Online
Fiber Works 2017 – Hardesty Arts Center (Tulsa, OK)
http://fiberartistsok.org/fiberworks/
2019

May

May 1, 2018 (SDA members)
Future Tense II (Missouri)
https://www.surfacedesign.org/events-exhibits/exhibits/future-tense-ii/
Nov 5-15, 2018

May 1, 2018 (SAQA MA/RI)
Stepping Inside the Outside (Falmouth, MA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5672
Aug 2018 – Jan 2020

May 3, 2018   online    (opens March 7)    
Landscape Quilts International Quilt Market & Festival (Houston, TX)
http://callforentrieslandscape.com
Nov. 8 – 11, 2018   (ship to arrive by June 29)

May 1, 2018 online
SAQA Juried Artist Membership deadline
http://www.saqa.com/members.php?cat=21

entries open May 1- close July 31
Border Wall Quilt Project (traveling)
http://borderwallquiltentry.com
and early entries can be shipped in early june
Donate 8″ x 16″ brick shaped quilts for traveling exhibit

? 2018
Open European Quilt Championships 2018 (Netherlands)
https://10times.com/oeqc
Oct 18 – 24, 2018

May 3, 2018 o
Landscape Quilts (IQF Houston, TX)
http://callforentrieslandscape.com
June 29, 2018  – travel through January 2019

May 3, 2019
AQS Quilt Week Fall Paducah
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Aug 16 – Sep, 2019 (ship+show)

May 4, 2018 online (Fine Art Quilt Masters category – Juried)
*June 2 for all other entries*
The Festival of Quilts 2017 (Birmingham, England)
http://www.thefestivalofquilts.co.uk
Aug 9 – 12, 2018  (ship to arrive by July 28th)

May 7, 2018 p w/entry fee (non-juried, first 200 entrants only)
Smoky Mt. Quilters 38th Annual Quilt Show & Competition (Knoxville. TN)
http://smokymtnquilters.com/
June 8 – 16, 2018 (ship+show)

May 10, 2018 online
Tactile Architecture” (Houston, TX)
http://www.callforentriesarchitecture.com
Nov, 20178 (ship to arrive before June 30th)

May 12, 2019 
The Mourning Project (wearable art)
http://TheMourningProject.com
May 12, 2019 traveling through Dec 31, 2021

May 15, 2018 online (wearable art)
ManneqART: sculpture on the human form (Laurel, MD)
http://www.manneqart.org
Revealed on June 24, 2018 (ship to arrive by June 1 – kept until November)

May 15, 2018 (QBL participants only)
Quilting By the Lake (Auburn NY)
http://www.schweinfurthartcenter.org
July 15-26, 2018

May 17, 2018
Primitive Quilts (IQF Houston,  TX)
http://callforentriesprimitive.com
July 6, 2018 traveling through September 2019

May 20, 2018 (OK residents only)
Fireworks (Oklahoma City, OK)
http://fiberartistsok.org/fiberworks-2018/
June 9 – Aug 12, 2018 (ship+show)

May 28, 2018 registration closes (St. Marie-Aux-Mines, Alsace, France)
In the course of the Seasons: 24rd European Patchwork
http://www.patchwork-europe.eu/index.php?language=GB
Sep 13-16, 2018

May 31, 2018
Quilts: A World of Beauty (Houston, TX)
https://www.iqa-judgedshow.org
Aug 22 – Dec 7, 2018 (ship+show)

May 31, 2018
Season After Season (Texas Quilt Museum)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5601
Oct 5, 2018 – Jan 31, 2022

May 31, 2018 
Fibre Content 2018 (Burlington, Ontario, Canada)
http://www.fibrations.org
Sep 6-16, 2018

May 31, 2019 (all SAQA)
Musica! (Natl Quilt Museum Paducah, KY)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6011
Jan 31, 2020 traveling through Dec 31, 2022

May 1 – 31, 2019
Mosaic Patchwork(English Paper Pieced) – Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum (Golden, CO)
https://media.rainpos.com/5518/2019_cfe_mosaic_patchworka.pdf
Oct 21 – Jan 18, 2020

May 31, 2019
Eye Contact
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6203
no jury: mail finished work to be received by May 31, 2019

May 3, 2019
AQS Quilt Week 2018 – (Paducah, KY)
http://www.quiltweek.com/contestA
ug, 2019* ship to rec by Aug 16, 2019

June

June 1, 2019 (SAQA FL)
Perspectives (Tallahassee, FL)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6099
Jul 6 – Aug 31, 2019
 
June 1, 2019 (SAQA NoCA/NoNV)
Stitching California (Ukiah, CA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6079
Jul 19, 2019 traveling through early 2020
 
June 1, 2018
AQS Quilt Week (Virginia Beach, VA)
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Sep 7 – Oct 6, 2018

June 1, 2018
“It’s All Relative” gallery juried exhibition
Experience FiberArt Inc. – The Murmur Movement(Rochester, NY)
http://www.experiencefiberart.com/entryformsmurmurs.php
Oct 6 – 26, 2018

June 1, 2018 r (Larchmont, NY)
SPUN 2018 – An innovative all fiber exhibit
www.SPUNfiberexhibit.com
2018 (ship+show)
 
June 1, 2018 Registration of Interest open now(symposium registrants only)
Auckland Quilt Symposium 2019 (Auckland, NZ)
www.quiltsymposium2019.nz
October 1- 6, 2019
 

June 1, 2018
SAQA 2018 Benefit Auction 12 x 12 quilts
http://www.saqa.com/auction-quilts.php
donation *ship to be recv’d by June 1st

June 1, 2018*reside & work in USA – Q Center. St. Charles, IL
Uncommon Threads: Art-to-Wear Runway Show, boutique & luncheon
http://fineline.org
September 26 / October 21, 2018 (ship / show)

June 1, 2019
Boundaries, Front Range Contemporary Quilters (Lafayette, CO)
http://www.artquilters.org/exhibits/
Aug 20 – Sep 22, 2018 (ship+show)

June 1, 2018 o
Crafting Democracy: Fiber Arts and Activism (Rochester, NY)
https://www.craftingdemocracy.com
Aug 2019 – October 2019

June 1, 2018 o
Threadworks – Blue Door Art Center (Yonkers, NY)
https://bluedoorartcenter.org
June 16, 2018 – July 14, 2018

June 1, 2018
The Festival of Quilts 2018 (Birmingham, England)
http://www.thefestivalofquilts.co.uk
Aug 9 – 12, 2018  (ship to arrive by July 27th)

June 2, 2018 o
Canadian Quilters’ Association  (Vancouver, BC Canada)
http://njs.canadianquilter.com
May 31- June 2, 2018
 
 
June 4, 2018
Innovative Felting Work – Fiber Art Network (Fiber Art Now Magazine)
http://artcallforentries.com/
Summer Issue of Fiber Arts Now
 

June 5, 2018
Figures and Faces 2018 – Las Laguna Gallery (Laguna Beach, CA)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5352
July 5 – July 27, 2018* ship to be recv’d btwn June 27 – 30, 2018

June 9, 2018 *join museum + entry fee
Interplay Fiber and Art Quilts (theme)
Contemporary Art Quilts 2018 (Whistler House Museum of Art, Lowell, MA)
http://whistlerhouse.org/index.php/exhibits/call-for-entries
Aug 11 – Sept 15, 2018

June 10, 2018(US only)
Intertwined – Healdsburg Center for the Arts (Healdsburg, CA)
https://healdsburgcenterforthearts.org/fiber/
July 21 – Sept 3, 2018 * ship to arrive btwn July 10-13th

June 10, 2018
Quilts = Art = Quilts (Auburn, NY)
http://www.schweinfurthartcenter.org/opportunities_qaqentry.cfm
Oct 1, 2018 – Jan 7, 2019 (ship+show)

June 13, 2018
Power of Women (IQF, Houston TX)
http://callforentriespower.com
July 20, 2018 – Jan 2019 unless traveling, ship by Aug 17

June 15, 2018 (US only)
64 Arts National Juried Exhibition, Buchanan Center for the Arts (Monmouth, IL)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5200
Sept 11 – Oct 20, 2018* ship to arrive btwn Aug 1-25th

June 15, 2018 (US only)
Sanctuary” – 31st National Juried Exhibition, South Cobb Arts Alliance (Austell, GA)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5272
Aug 14 – Sept 20, 2018 * ship to recv by July 26th

June 15, 2018
“Something Boro’d Something Blu”e – The Brush Art Gallery, (Lowell, MA)
http://www.lowellartshows.com/quilts/
Aug 2 – Sep 15, 2018 *ship to be rec’vd no later than July 21st

June 15, 2018
“10x10x10x Tieton 2018”– (Tieton, WA)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5095
Aug 11 – Oct 7, 2018

June 15, 2018
“Black & White” – Core New Art Space (Denver, CO)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5070
July 12 – 29, 2018* ship to arrive July 7th

June 22, 2018
Shine On, Hoffman Challenge year 30
http://hoffmanchallenge2018entry.com
Arrive by June 16, 2019 Travel through October 2019

June 24, 2018
“Real People 2018” – NW Area Arts Council(Crystal Lake, IL)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4751
Aug 16 – Sept 29, 2018 *ship to be recv’d by Aug 11, 2018

June 30, 2018
Wisconsin Quilt Expo – Alliant Energy Center (Madison, WI)
http://quiltexpo.com/quiltcontest
September 6 – 8, 2018

June 30, 2018
RMQM Fabric Challenge – Rocky Mtn Quilt Museum (Golden, CO)
rmqmentry.org
Oct 22, 2018 – Jan 19, 2019

June 30, 2018 (SAQA  NoCA/NoNV members)
Fibre Theatricks (Pleasanton, CA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5786
Aug 30 – Oct 27, 2018 (ship+show)

June, 2018 (online) 
FAN New Fibers 2016 (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
http://www.fiberartsnetwork.org
2018 
 
June 7, 2019
AQS Quilt Week Virginia Beach
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Sep 6, –  2019
 
2019
FIBER ART IX International Biennial Fiber Arts Exhibition
http://www.surfacedesign.org/events-exhibits/exhibits/
2019
 
2018? (QA members)
Voices, the 11th annual Quilt Alliance Contest, Exhibition & Auction
https://quiltalliance.org/contest/2017contest/
2018 plus travel
 

June 7, 2019
AQS Quilt Week 2018 – (Virginia Beach, VA)
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest
Sept 2018* ship to be recv’d by Sept 6, 2019

 

July

 
July 1, 2018
Prince Cherrywood Challenge (VA Beach + travel)
http://cherrywoodchallengeentry.com
July 27, 2018 – through 2019
 

July 5, 2018 (Texas only)
Texas Guild’s Award Winning Traditional Quilts
Int’l Quilt Market & Festival (Houston, TX)
http://quilts.com/enter-a-quilt.html
Nov 8 – 11, 2018 *ship to arrive by Aug 10th

July 9, 2018
“Green?” – Sebastopol Center for the Arts (Sebastopol, CA)
http://sebarts.org/images/uploads/Prospectus__GREEN4.pdf 
Aug 3 – Sept 9, 2018

July 17, 2018 (U.S. online deadline)
International deadline was May 1st
World Quilt Show New England (Manchester, NH)
www.quiltfest.com
August 16-18, 2018

July 18, 2018 (SAQA regional) Pennsylvania
“Eye of the Needle” – Bottle Works: Arts on 3rd (Johnstown, PA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5841
Oct 18 – Nov 30, 2018

July 20, 2018 o
Quilts=Art=Quilts (Auburn, NY)
http://www.qaqentry.org
Oct 1, 2018 – Jan 9, 2019 (ship+show)

July 20, 2018 o
Many Hands Fiber Arts Festival (Telluride, CO)
https://www.manyhandsfiberartsfestival.org/2018-artists-artwork-registration/
July 5 – 29, 2018 (ship+show)

July 23, 2018
“Green” – Webster Arts (St. Louis, MO)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5411
Sept 13 – Oct 31, 2018* ship to be recv’d by Sept 6th

July 25 2018
Jacksonville Quiltfest 2018 – Quilters Rule
http://www.quiltfestjax.com/
September 20-22, 2018
 
July 28, 2018 o, r, i
Pacific Northwest Quilt and Fiber Art Festival (Everett, WA)
https://www.qfamuseum.org/quilt–fiber-arts-festival-2018.html
Sep 12 – Oct 22, 2018 (ship+show)
 
 

August

2019, o (Wayne, PA)
Art Quilt Elements 2020
http://www.artquiltelements.org
2020

Aug 2019
Emerging Artist Showcase
http://www.fiberartnowentry.com
Fiber Art Now Publications Opportunity

Aug 1, 2018
Elegant Threads: Wearable Art and Surface Design (Tequesta, FL)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5370
Oct 8 – Nov 26, 2018 (ship+show)

Aug 1, 2018
MQX Midwest Quilt Festival 2018 (Springfield, IL)
http://www.mqxshow.com/MQX/Midwest/QuiltShow/CompetitionInfo/index.cfm
Sep 19 – 22, 2018

Aug 1, 2018
MQX 2018 – “Dotty for MQX Challeng”e (Springfield, IL)
http://www.mqxshow.com/MQX/Midwest/QuiltShow/2018QuiltChallenge/index.cfm
Sep 19 – 22, 2018

Aug 3, 2018
Darn Good Yarn + Fiber Art Network (Fiber Art Now Magazine)
http://artcallforentries.com/
Fall Issue of Fiber Arts Now

Aug 10, 2018
NorthWest Quilting Expo (Portland, OR)
http://www.nwquiltingexpo.com/enter-your-quilt.htm
Sep 27 – 20, 2018*ship to be recv’d by Sept 6th

Aug 13, 2018
36th Asheville Quilt Show (Asheville, NC)
http://ashevillequiltguild.org/entry-form-rules/
Sep 28 – 30, 2018

Aug 13, 2018
A Day in the Life – Pennsylvania Nat’l Quilt Extravaganza (Oaks, PA)
http://www.quiltfest.com
Sept 13 – 16, 2018*ship to be recv’d by Sept 6th

Aug 24, 2018 (do not have to be member of SDA)
Family Matters – Surface Design Association
http://test.surfacedesign.org/events-exhibits/exhibits/eip2018/
Publication of Winter Journal, 2018 SDA Int’l Exhibition in Print (Dec 2018)

 

Aug 28, 2018
That’ll Be the Day – Pacific International Quilt Festival (Santa Clara, CA)
http://www.quiltfest.com
Oct 11 – 14, 2018

Aug 31, 2018
FibreArt International 2019 (Pittsburgh, PA)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4691
May 10 – Aug 23, 2019

Aug 31, 2018
Art Quilts XXIII
2019
 
Aug 31, 2018 o
Quilt + Resist: Art, Politics, Storytelling (Chicago, IL)
https://womanmade.org
Oct 16 – Dec 22, 2018 (ship+show)
 
Aug 31, 2019 (all SAQA)
Opposites Attract (IQF Chicago, IL)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6156
Dec 31, 2019 traveling through Dec 2023
 
Aug 2019 o or p (WI residents only)
Fourth Biennale(Wisconsin)
http://wiquiltmuseum.com
2019
 

September

Sept 2, 2018
Excellence in Fibers IV (Fibre Art Now Magazine)
http://fiberartnowentry.net/
Excellence in Fibers Catalogue

Sept 3, 2018 (open now) Artworks to be part of a unique installation
“Power of Women” – Quilt Festival Houston
http://callforentriespower.com/
Sep 21, 2019 – January, 2019 (ship+show unless traveling)

Sept 5, 2018 (open now)
Quilt National 2019 The Dairy Barn Arts Centre (Athens, OH)
http://dairybarn.org/quilt-national/quilt-national-2019/
May 24 – Sept 2, 2019

Sep 7, 2018
All Things Possible In Fiber Art, 44th Annual Juried Fiber Art Exhibition, FASA (San Antonio, TX)
www.fasaentry.org
Nov 21, 2018 – Jan 26, 2019 (ship+show)

Sep 8, 2018 o (Sequim, WA)
Transformative Style – Originality, Revolution, & Repute
http://fiberartsfestival.org
Sep 29 – Nov ?, 2018

Sep 14, 2018
Craft Forms 2018 Int’l Juried Exhib. Of Contemporary Fine Craft (Wayne, PA)
http://www.craftformsentry.org
Nov 14, 2018 – Jan 26, 2019

Sept 15, 2018 o 
Wearable Art Market (Woodmere, OH)
www.zapplication.org
Oct 14, 2018

Sep 16, 2018
Fiber II, A National Juried Show, Libertytown Arts Workship (Fredericksburg, VA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5887
Oct 5 – 28, 2018 *ship to arrive by Oct 1st

Sep 19, 2018
Framed with Fiber (Austin, TX)
austinfiberartists.com/framed-for-fiber-exhibit/
Oct 5 – Nov 13, 2018 (ship+show)

 

Sep 30, 2018 o
We Are All Atlas (Australia)
Eco Fashion Week
runway event designer applications also accepted
www.ecofashionweekaustralia.com
Nov 3-11, 2018 Mossman QLD
Nov 14-22, 2018 Western Australia

Sep, 2019 Sebastpol, CA 
International Fiber Arts VIV (biannual)
www.Surfacedesign.org
2019

Call opens in September o
Traditional Midwest and Canadian Quilts (Chicago, IL)
http://quilts.com/enter-a-quilt.html
Spring 2019

 

October

Oct 2, 2020
The New Quilt (Windsor, NSW,  Australia)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=6237
Jan 15, 2021 – Apr 30, 2021

Oct 1, 2018 – Jan 10, 2019 online
Sacred Threads  (Herndon, VA)
http://www.sacredthreadsquilts.com/html/callForEntries.html
July 11 – 28, 2019

Oct 2, 2018 r and o
Road 2 California, (Ontario, CA)
http://www.road2ca.com/
Nov 30, 2018 – Feb 1, 2019

Oct 15, 2018 o
All Things Possible in Fiber Art (San Antonio, TX)
http://www.FASAentry.org
Nov 15, 2018 – Jan 26, 2018 (ship+show)

Oct 15, 2018
Function: And exhibition of Contemporary Craft (Savahhah, GA)
http://sulfurstudios.org/function/
Nov 5 – 26, 2018

Oct 19, 2018
AQS Quilt Week 2019 – (Daytona Beach, FL )
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest
Feb2019 * ship to be recv’d by Feb 1, 2019

Oct 20, 2018
Craft hilton Head 2018 (Hilton Head Island, South Carolina)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=5293
Dec 2 – 29, 2018 (ship+show)

October 31, 2018 o (opens May 1 and early entries can be shipped)
Border Wall Quilt Project (traveling)
http://borderwallquiltentry.com
Donate 8″ x 16″ brick shaped quilts for traveling exhibit
 
Oct 31, 2018
Anthems – A LGBTQ Quilt Exhibit (IQF Chicago)
http://anthemsentry.com
April 2019
 
Oct 31, 2018 (SAQA Global)
Forced to Flee (Melbourne, FL)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5694
Feb 22, 2019 – May 31, 2022
 
February 2019
 

November

Nov 1, 2018
Focus: Fiber 2019 (Kent, Ohio)
https://www.callforentry.org/festivals.php?apply=yes
Feb 1 – July 28, 2019 (ship+show)

Nov 2, 2018
AQS Quilt Week 2019 – (Lancaster, PA )
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest
Feb/Mar, 2019 *ship to be recv’d by Feb 22, 2019

Nov 2, 2018 r, o
New Quilts From an Old Favorite: Oak Leaf & Reel
https://quiltmuseum.org/education/contests/new-quilts-old-favorites/
Dec 14, 2017 – Dec 31, 2021(traveling)

Nov. 30, 2018 Members Modern Quilt Guild
QuiltCon 2019 – (Nashville, TN)
http://www.quiltconeast.com/about/
Jan – Mar, 2019 (ship+show)
 

Nov 30, 2018 (SAQA Regional – Nebraska only)
“The Natural World “ Lauritzen Gardens Atrium (Omaha, NE)
http://www.saqa.com/media/file/ExCom/The%20Natural%20World%20Call.pdf
April 2019 – Dec 2020* ship to arrive Nov 30th

Nov 30, 2018 (SAQA Regional)
Convergence in Cloth: Shifting Tides (San Jose, CA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5750
Mar 15, 2018 – Mid 2021

Call opens soon?
Sapphire Celebration: Celebrating 45 Years (IQF Houston, TX)
http://quilts.com/enter-a-quilt.html
August 2019 through August 2022
 
Nov, 2019 registration to enter deadline
Biennale Internationale d’Art Textile 2020 (Beaujolais, France)
http://www.loisirs-beaujolais.fr/Biennale-d-Art-Textile-en
April, 2020
 

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