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

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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)
  

July

Jul 1, 2017
Made in Texas! Quilts from Texas Guilds (Houston, TX)
http://callforentriesmadeintexas.com
Sep 1, 2017 – Sep 2021
 
July 1, 2017 (U.S. deadline) International Entrants see website
World Quilt Show New England (Manchester, NH)
www.quiltfest.com
August 17-19, 2017
 
July 2016
Columbia Threadneedle Prize Open Exhibition 2016
http://columbiathreadneedleprize.com/page/3010/Artist+Info
February 2018

July 6, 2017 online
Texas Guilds’ Award-Winning Traditional Quilts
http://callforentriestexasguilds.com
Aug 26 – Dec 2016
 
July 6, 2017
Texas Guilds (Houston, TX)
http://www.callforentriestexasguilds.com
Aug 18 – Dec 2017 (ship+show)
 
July 9, 2017
Hoffman Challenge
http://hoffmanchallengeentry.com
Aug 1, 2017 – Sept 2018 (traveling)
 
July 15, 2017, (OK Residents) Online
Fiber Works 2017 – Hardesty Arts Center (Tulsa, OK)
http://fiberartistsok.org/fiberworks/
Jul 28– Sept 24, 2017
 
July 15, 2017 (SAQA CA + NV)
Art Quilts (Santa Monica, CA)
Nov 1, 2017 – May 27, 2018 (ship+show)

July 15, 2017 r
FiberWorks 2017 (Tulsa, OK)
http://fiberartistsok.org/fiberworks-2017/
July 28 – September 24, 2017 (ship+show)

July 17, 2017  
World Quilt Show New England (Manchester, NH)
www.quiltfest.com
August 3-20 (or traveling), 2017

Jul 22, 2017
Quilts=Art=Quilts
http://www.qaqentry.org
Oct 8, 2017 – Jan 10, 2018 (ship+show)

July 25 2017

Jacksonville Quiltfest 2016 – All That Stash

http://www.quiltfestjax.com/
September 9-24, 2017
 
 
 
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 Please read carefully as the information may be outdated or inaccurate.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.

August

Aug 1, 2017
The Van Gogh Cherrywood Challenge 2017 (Houston, TX)
http://cherrywoodchallengeentry.com
Aug 25 – Nov 1 through 2018 (ship+show)
 
Aug 1, 2017
FIBREMEN 6 (Kjerson, Ukraine)
http://www.scythiatextile.com/events-2017-2018.html
Oct – Nov 2017
 
Aug 1, 2016 p
A Harvest of Quilts (Asheville, NC)
http://ashevillequiltguild.org/entry-form-rules/
Sep 12 – Oct 2, 2016 (ship+show)
 
Aug 1, 2016
Emerging Artist Showcase
http://www.fiberartnowentry.com
Fiber Art Now Publications Opportunity
 
Aug 1, 2016 r (Larchmont, NY)
SPUN 2015 – An innovative all fiber exhibit
www.SPUNfiberexhibit.com
Aug 29 – Oct 10, 2015 (ship+show)
 
Aug 2, 2016 (SAQA AR/AL/MS/LA)
Treasures Within, Treasures Without (Little Rock, AR)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5077
Sep 9 – Dec 31, 2016
 
Aug 6, 2016 r online
Live Your BRIGHTEST Life: A Tribute to Yvonne Porcella (Livermore, CA)
http://pokeysponderings.com/2016/02/28/call-for-entries-celebrating-yvonne-porcella/
Sep 9 – 26, 2016 (ship+show)
 
2017
Aug 10, 2017 (WI residents only)
Third Biennale:Keeping Warm (Wisconsin)
http://wiquiltmuseum.com
Dec 7, 2017 – March 11, 2018
Aug 10, 2016 (Portland, OR) *
NW Quilting Expo
http://www.nwquiltingexpo.com/enter-your-quilt.htm
Sep 6 – 26, 2015 (ship+show)

Aug 10, 2016 r
MQX Quilt Festival Midwest
http://www.mqxshow.com/MQX/Midwest/Home/index.cfm
October 19-22, 2016

Aug 14, 2017 o & p
Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza (Oaks, PA)
http://www.quiltfest.com/
Aug 31 – Sep 18, 2017 (ship+show)

Aug 19, 2016
Referencing Fiber, Pflugerville, TX
http://austinfiberartistsentry.com
Sep 21, 2016 – Nov 11, 2016 (ship+show)

Aug 22, 2016
Art Quilts XXI: In Stitches – Seriously Humorous Art Quilts
Nov 18, 2016– Jan 7, 2017
 
Aug 26, 2016 received (Oregon residents only)
In Stitches: Healing harmonies, Coos Bay, OR
In Stitches Prospectus and Entry Form
November 2016 – January 2017
 
Aug 30, 2016 p (Santa Clara, CA)
Pacific International Quilt Festival XXIII
http://www.quiltfest.com
Oct 6 – 18, 2016
 
Aug 30, 2016 p/o
National Modern Quilt Competition, Quiltfest Oasis Palm Springs, CA
https://www.quiltfest.com
Sep 19 – Oct 8, 2016 (ship+show)
 
Aug 31, 2016
To the Point (online exhibition sponsored by Visions Art Museum)
http://visionsartmuseum.org/exhibitions.asp?pg=future
Oct 1 – Dec 31, 2016
 
Aug 31/Sep 2, 2016 (Cleveland, OH)
Textile Art Alliance Wearable Art Fashion Show 2016
12th Annual Wearable Art Boutique, Luncheon and Fashion Show
http://www.taacleveland.org/fashionshow.html
Oct 16, 2016
 
Aug 10, 2017 by 4pm (online or r) (WI residents only)
 3rd Fiber Arts Biennale: Keeping  Warm  (Wisconsin) http://wiquiltmuseum.com/category/exhibits/upcoming-exhibits
Dec 7, 2017 – Mar, 2018
 
Aug, 2018
Fiberart International 2019?
triennial juried exhibition
 

September

Sep 1, 2016 o
Quilt National 2017
http://dairybarn.org/quilt-national/5759-2/
May 27 – Sep 4, 2017

Aug 31/Sep 2, 2016 (Cleveland, OH)
Textile Art Alliance Wearable Art Fashion Show 2016
12th Annual Wearable Art Boutique, Luncheon and Fashion Show
http://www.taacleveland.org/fashionshow.html
Oct 16, 2016

Sep 4, 2017 r * (San Antonio, TX)
FASA 43rd Annual Juried Fiber Art Exhibit
http://www.FASAentry.org
Oct 9 – Nov 24, 2017 (ship+show)

Sep 4, 2016 o (Sequim, WA)
Material Measurement – Magnitude, Meaning & Makers
http://fiberartsfestival.org
Sep 23 – Nov, 2016 

Sep 9, 2016 r
Patchwork Pundits Take on Politics (Golden, CO)
https://rmqm.org/images/Politics_2016.pdf
Oct 27, 2016 – Jan 21, 2017

Sep 11, 2017 r
OURstory: Human Rights Stories in Fabric
http://www.susannemjones.com/ourstory-call-for-entries/
Fall 2017 traveling for up to two years

Sep 12, 2016 r (online only)
Quilt National
http://www.dairybarn.org/quilt/
May 1 – Sep 7 (ship+show)
selected works travel through Dec 2018

Sep 14, 2016 o (Wayne, PA)
Craft Forms 2016
http://www.craftformsentry.org
Nov 16, 2016 – Feb 11, 2017 (ship+show)

Sep 15, 2016  (Washington, DC)
35th Annual Smithsonian Craft Show
http://smithsoniancraftshow.org
Apr 26 – 30, 2017

Sep 15, 2016 o
Stretching Art and Tradition 18: Dream On (New Jersey)
http://www.stretchingartandtradition.org/new-challenge.html
Jan 20, 2017 – traveling

Sept 15, 2016
Crafting Community: SDA 2016 Inaugural International Exhibition in Print
www.callforentry.org
Winter 2016 issue of Surface Design Journal (Publication date: December 23, 2016

Sep 15, 2016 o
Art Quilt Retrospective
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5168
Publication leading to select exhibitions

Sep 18, 2016
Quilting Arts Magazine: How Do I Love Thee
http://www.quiltingdaily.com/readerchallenges
Oct 14, 2017 – March 27, 2017 (traveling)

Sep 19, 2017
Craft Forms 2017 (Wayne, PA)
http://craftformsentry.org
Nov 15, 2017 – Feb 10, 2018 (ship+show)

Sep 22, 2016 
2016 NICHE Awards (Washington DC)
http://www.nicheawards.com
publication

Sept 30, 2016 o SAQA 
Layered Voices International Quilt Study Center& Museum
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=4808
Jan 17, 2017 ship – April 2017 show– Dec 2019 If travel

Sep 30, 2016 (SAQA FL)
Stitched: Embracing the Quilt as Art (Stuart, fL)
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5072
Jan 20 – Mar 6, 2017

Sep 30, 2016 r (Denton, TX)
Materials Hard & Soft National Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition
http://www.dentonarts.com
Jan 3 – May 12, 2017 (ship+show)

Sep, 2017 Sebastpol, CA 
International Fiber Arts VIII (biannual)
http://sebarts.org/index.php/calls-entry/
2017

Sep 2017? (Wayne, PA)
Art Quilt Elements
http://artquiltelements.org
 Apr, 2018  (ship+show)

October

Oct 1, 2016 online
Wearable Expressions (wearable art) Palos Verdes, CA
http://www.wearableexpressions.com
Dec 15 (ship)  – Apr 16, 2017

Oct 1, 2016 online
Excellence in Fibers 2016 (Fibre Art Now Magazine)
http://fiberartnowentry.net/
p
ublication

Oct 1, 2016 (Visions Art Museum member challenge)
Dancing (Sand Diego, CA)
http://visionsartmuseum.org/exhibitions.asp?pg=future
Oct 15, 2016 – Jan 8, 2017

Oct 1, 2016 (Michigan State University)
60/50 Quilted Conversations: Materializing Civil and Human Rights
http://project6050communityquilt.squarespace.com
send in finished block by this date

Oct 1, 2016 r and o
Road 2 California, Ontario, CA USA
http://www.road2ca.com/
Nov 28, 2016 – Jan 30, 2017 (ship+show)

 

October 21, 2016 (Carlisle, PA)
January 13 – Saturday, February 4, 2017
 
Oct 21, 2016
AQS QuiltWeek Daytona Beach, FL
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Mar 1 – 4, 2017
 
Oct 24, 2016 
Contemporary Canadian Art Quilts (Ontario, Canada)
http://www.horizonsquilting.ca/call-for-entries.html
Mar 8 – May 30, 2017 (ship+show)
 
October 28, 2016 o (San Antonio, TX, USA)
41st FASA Annual Exhibition  (members only)
http://www.fiberartistsofsanantonio.org
November, 2016 – January, 2017 (ship + show)
 
October 31, 2016 online
Evolutions 2017 – Juried Quilt Challenge
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
January 26 – April 25, 2017
 
Oct 31, 2017
Guns: Loaded Conversations (San Jose, CA)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5465
Jan 26, 2018 – Dec 31, 2020 (ship+show+travel)

November

Nov 4, 2016
New Quilts From an Old Favorite: Flying Geese
http://cdn4.quiltmuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/NQOF_web-1.pdf
Dec 2, 2016 – Jan 31, 2018 (traveling)

May 18, 2016 registration/ intent to participate
Nov 15, 2016  entry due onoline
HerStory (traveling)
http://www.susannemjones.com/herstory-a-celebration-of-strong-women/
2017, ship. traveling through 2019

Nov 7, 2016 r
Fabrications Thirteen (Zumbrota, MN)
http://www.crossingsatcarnegie.com/exhibit_html/fabrications.html
Nov 28 – Dec 31, 2016

Nov 18, 2016
AQS Quilt Week Lancaster
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Mar 29 – Apr 1, 2017

Nov. 30, 2016 Members Modern Quilt Guild
QuiltCon East 2017 – (Savannah GA)
http://www.quiltconeast.com/about/
Show Feb 23-26

 

Nov 2016?
Wearable Arts Award – Canada
http://www.wearableartawards.com/
Jan  – Mar, 2017

Nov, 2017 ? (Sacramento, CA)
A National Biennial Fine Craft Competition and Exhibition
http://www.bluelinearts.org
2018

Nov 27, 2017 (Oberlin, OH)
The Artist as Quiltmaker XVIII  
http://www.favagallery.org/aqm-artist-as-quiltmaker.html
Arp 27 – Aug 15, 2018

Nov, 2017
Biennale Internationale d’Art Textile 2016 (Beaujolais, France)
http://jmquilt.fr/wordpress/quilt-expo-en-beaujolais/
Feb – April 2018

December

Dec 5, 2016 p (FL residents only)
World Quilt Show Florida
http://www.quiltfest.com/
Jan 19 – 21, 2017

Dec 9, 2016
American Quilters’ Society – Paducha*
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
April 26 – 29, 2017

Dec 11, 2016 (two deadlines – receipt of mailed entries)
Artist as Quiltmakers 17
http://www.aqmfava.org/
Mar 8 – Aug 15, 2016 (ship+show)

Dec 31, 2016 o
Sacred Threads (Herndon, VA)
http://www.sacredthreadsquilts.com
July, 2017

Dec 22, 2015
Fashion Art Toronto (Toronto, Canada)
http://fashionarttoronto.ca
April 12 – 16, 2016

Dec 29, 2019
Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince (Minnesota)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5290
Mar 9 0 Apr 29, 2017

January

2017

Jan 1, 2017
SAQA Juried Artist Membership
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=4679

Jan 4, 2017 (SDA members)
Shifting Landscapes (Santa Fe, NM)
http://www.surfacedesign.org/events-exhibits/exhibits/
Feb 14 – June 9, 2017 (ship+show)

Jan 4, 2017
Sacred Threads  (Herndon, VA)
http://www.sacredthreadsquilts.com/html/callForEntries.html
J
uly 7 – 23, 2017

Jan 5, 2017 r
A Charmed Life: Dallas Quilt Show 2017*
http://www.quiltersguildofdallas.org/2016_show_event_entries#notice
March 10-12, 2017

Jan 9, 2017
The Craftys Awards (online exhibition)
http://thecraftys.com

Jan 13, 2017 o
A Celebration of Color (Chicago IL)
http://www.callforentriescolor.com
Feb 24, 2017 – Dec 2019

Jan 13, 2017 o
The Hexagon Revolution
http://www.callforentrieshexagon.com
Feb 19, 2017 traveling through August 2018

Jan 13, 2017 o (FGP members)
Awakening (Pittsburgh, PA)
https://fiberartspgh.org/awakening/
Feb 26 – Apr 1, 2017

Jan 15, 2017 o
Gems of the Ocean (Yachts, Oregon)
http://oceanartistrycall.com
Mar 1 – 12, 2017

Jan 15, 2017 online SAQA Reg NE
Passages:  International Quilt Study Center (Omaha, NE)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=4777
March 2017 to Dec 18, 2018

Jan 17, 2017 p
Bulloch Hall 35th Great American Cover-Up Quilt Show
www.bhqg.org
Mar 1 – 25, 2017 (ship+show)

Jan 23, 2017
Blue (Oyster Bay, NY)
http://www.licg.org/calendar.html
Mar 7 – May 7, 2017

Jan 24, 2017 p & o
Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival * (Hampton, VA)
http://www.quiltfest.com
Feb 23 – 26, 2017 

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 30, 2017 o
SAQA Journal Gallery Page Themes: ‘Tis a Curiosity
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=3469
online exhibition

Jan 30, 2017 p & 0
Quilt & Sewing Fest of New Jersey
http://www.quiltfest.com
Feb 6 – 16, 2017

Jan 31, 2017 (Visions members)
Interpretations: Conversations
http://visionsartmuseum.org/calendar-dtl.asp?calID=247
Oct 1, 2017 – Jan 21, 2018

Jan 31, 2017 SAQA
Textile Posters: Communication & Commentary – IQF
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=4949
Aug 15, 2017 ship November show Dec 31, 2020 additional venues

Jan 31, 2017 (SAQA NH/VT/ME/CT/MA/RI)
Wicked Good Art Quilts (Manchester, NH)
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5023
M
arch 1, 2017 plus travel through 2018

Jan 31, 2017 (SAQA CO/UT/WY/NM)
Under the Western Sun 
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5037
Apr 10, 2017 with possibility of travel through 2017

Jan 31, 2017
Quilt Visions 2017
http://visionsartmuseum.org/exhibitions.asp?pg=future
fall 2018

Jan 31, 2017 (all SAQA members)
Textile Posters: Communication & Commentary
http://saqacallforentrytextileposters.com
Aug 15, 2017 – Dec 31, 2020 (ship+show)

Jan 31, 2018
Dusk to Dawn (Houston, TX)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5386
July 27, 2018 – Jan 31, 2021

February

Feb 1, 2017
Pathfinders: New Territories (Cedar City, UT)
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5057
June 30 – Aug 26, 2017

Feb 1, 2017 registration opens (St. Marie-Aux-Mines, Alsace, France)
23rd European Patchwork
http://www.patchwork-europe.eu/index.php?language=GB
Sep 14-17, 2017

Feb 1, 2017 r
MQX Quilt Festival New England, Manchester, NH
http://www.mqxshow.com
Mar 20 – Apr 15, 2017

Feb 1, 2017 o
Global Murmers (Rochester, NY)
http://www.experiencefiberart.com/entryformsmurmurs.php
Apr 28 – ?, 2017

Feb 1, 2017 o
Mini Textile Art “Scythia” (Kherson, Ukraine)
http://www.scythiatextile.com/events-2017-2018.html
June 2017

?Feb, 2017
Form Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie (New Albany, IN)
http://www.carnegiecenter.org/form-not-function-quilt-art-carnegie/
 2017

Feb 3, 2017 o
Mod Squad Quilts (Chicago, IL)
http://www.callforentriesmodsquad.com
Mar 3, 2017 – May 2017

Feb 3, 2017 o
Traditional Mid-West and Canadian Quilts (Chicago, IL)
http://www.callforentriesmidwestguilds.com
Mar 3, 2017 – May 2017

Feb 1, 2017 r (Canadian Citizens)
Quilt Canada 2017 (Mississauga, ON)
http://njs.canadianquilter.com
June 14 – 17, 2017

Feb 4, 2017 0 international entries accepted
Fantastic Fibers 2017 (Yeiser Art Center, Paducah KY)
https://www.theyeiser.org/project/fantastic-fibers-2017/
Apr 1 – Jun 23, 2017 (ship+show)

Feb 10, 2017 o
2017 Small Expressions (Houston, TX)
http://www.weavespindye.org/small-expressions-2022
May 26 – July 29, 2017

Feb 1-6, 2017 postmarked
Vermont Quilt Festival Show
http://www.vqf.org
Mar 16 – 19, 2017

Feb 10, 2017 online
ARTQUILTSrespite
http://paqa-south-juried.org
Apr 12 – June 26, 2017

Feb 10, 2017 o 
Made in Australia: Flora & Fauna (Melbourne, Australia)
http://aqc.com.au/call-for-milliefiori-quilts/#sthash.ffkujND0.dpbs
April 20 – 23 2017

Feb 17, 2017 p
Indiana Heritage Quilt Show
http://www.ihqs.org/entry-info/
Feb 20 – Mar 6, 2017 (ship + show)

Feb 17, 2017 (Canadian Artists)
(IN)FINITE (Vancouver, BC, Canada
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5356
May 25 – June 4, 2017

Feb 28, 2017 (SAQA KS/MO/OK)
Our Changing Landscape
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5028
June 2 – July 29, 2017

Feb 28, 2017 (SAQA No CA/ No NV)
Local Color – Stories of Our Members
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5209
Apr 15, 2017 – Mar 17, 2018 (ship+show)

Feb 28, 2017 (international)
Quilt Fest 2017 A symphony of Quilts (Fayetville, NC)
http://www.tarheelquiltersguild.org/2017-quilt-show.html
March 19, 2017 – April 22, 2017 (ship+show)

Feb 28, 2017 Verona, Italy
Verona Tessile 2017
http://www.veronatessile.it
April – August 2017

Feb 28, 2018 
Metamorphosis (Houston, TX)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5385
Nov 2018 – Dec 2021

March

March 1, 2017 r (biennial)
Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta (NM)
http://www.fiberartsfiesta.org
May 19 – 21, 2017

Mar 1, 2017
Wild West: 21st Century Quilts Salute the American Frontier (La Grange, TX)
http://texasquiltmuseumentry.org
June 3 – Oct, 2017  some quilt travel through July 2021

Mar 1, 2017 (African American Quilters)
“Move on Up & Reach the Higher Ground” (North Charleston, SC)
http://northcharlestonartsfest.com/african-american-fiber-art-exhibition/
May 1 – June 23, 2017

Mar 7, 2017
Fresh Ideas New Faces Challenge (Paducah, KY)
http://tinyurl.com/jjmk6je
March 20-18-2019 (donation to benefit National Quilt Museum)

May 1, 2017 *
Fiber Celebration 2017 (Fort Colins, CO)
http://www.nocoweaversguild.org/fiber-celebration/
May 12 – June 18, 2017

Mar 8, 2017 registration to submit
Ourstory: Civil Rights Stories in Fabric
http://www.susannemjones.com/ourstory-call-for-entries/
Sept 11, 2017 submission for jury, travel for up to 2 years

Mar 18, 2017 p (GA residents only)
Georgia Celebrates Quilts (Marietta, GA)
www.ecqg.com
May 30 – June 17, 2017 (ship+show)

Mar 31, 2017 o (SAQA AZ)
Exposures (Chandler, AZ)
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5155
2017

March 31, 2017 (SAQA SoCA, SoNV)
Untethered Thread (Poway, CA)
http://saqacallforentryuntetheredthread.com
May 6 – July 16, 2017 (ship+show)

Mar 31, 2017
SAQA Journal Gallery Page Themes
summer 2017: Plus or Minus
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=3469
online exhibition

March? 2018
Quilt Challenge  (Africa)
http://www.iqcafrica.com/
2018

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

March, 2018
ARTextures Concours (France)
http://www.francepatchwork.com
2018

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

April

April 1, 2017
Genesee Valley QuiltFest (Rochester, NY)
http://geneseevalleyquiltfest.com/enter_quilts.htm
June 2 – 4, 2017

April 1, 2017 (SAQA FL members)
Growth (Dunedin, FL)
http://www.saqa.com/media/file/ExCom/FL%20Growth.pdf
May 15 – Aug 18, 2017

April 5, 2017   Online
Utah Quilting & Sewing Marketplace (formerly: Home Machine Quilting Show)  
http://www.hmqs.org/quilt-entryform-info.html
May 4 – 6, 2017 (ship to arrive April 15 – 25, 2017)

April 7, 2017
With These Hands – 2017 QSDS Exhibition (Delaware, OH)
http://www.qsdscallforentries.com
May 5 – July 7, 2017

April 9, 2017 (US or Canada) Online
Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition 2017 (Cleveland, Ohio)
http://waterlooarts.org/2017-waterloo-arts-juried/
June 2 – July 21, 2017      (shipping May 1 – May 20, 2017)

April 12, 2017
In Full bloom (houston, TX)
http://www.callforentriesbloom.com
June 2 – Dec 2017 or travel (ship+show)

April 15, 2017 (FRCQ members)
Reflections (CO)
http://frcqentry.org
May 15, 2017 – June/July 2017

April 15, 2017 (Austin Fiber Artists)
Packed with Color (Austin International Airport)
http://austinfiberartistsentry.com
May 17 – Aug 31, 2017

April 15, 2017 (midnight) p or online
Minnesota Quilt Show & Conference (Duluth, MN)
 http://www.cvent.com/events/2017-mq-quilt-show-and-conference/
June 8 – 10, 2017 (ship to arrive May 22 – 26, 2017)

April 17, 2017
We the People: Political Art in an Age of Discord (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Barrettartcenter.org
July 8 – Aug 12, 2017

April 20, 2017 online
Hands All Around at the International Quilt Festival (Houston, TX)
http://www.callforentrieshands.com
Nov 2 – 5, 2017 (travelling?)

April 21, 2017
AQS Quilt Week Grand Rapids
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest
Aug 16 – 19, 2017

April 30, 2017    online
Hard Twist 12: Yarn (Toronto, ON, Canada)
http://www.gladstonehotel.com
August 23, 2017 – January 8, 2018

April 30, 2017 p     CD and entry form
Quilt Odyssey
http://www.quiltodyssey.com
July 20 – 23, 2017 (ship to arrive July 1 – 14, 2017)

?, 2017
World of Threads Festival (Oakville, ON, Canada)
http://worldofthreadsfestival.com/submissions.html
2017?

May

May 1, 2017
Threads of Resistance
http://threadsofresistance.com
Notification June 1 – exhibit will travel

May 1, 2017
Made in Texas: Quilts from Texas Guilds
http://texasquiltmuseum.org/entries-txqm.html
Sep 3, 2017 – Jan 2018 some quilts travel through Sep 2021

May 1, 2017
Dare to Differ 2017 (Oclands Park, SA, Australia)
http://www.saquilters.org.au/dare-to-differ.htm
Sep 1 – 25, 2017

May 1, 2017    online    (Texas guild members)
“Made in Texas” at the Texas Quilt Museum (Houston, TX)
http://www.texasquiltmuseum.org/entries 
Oct 5 – Dec 22, 2017    (ship to arrive Sept 1, 2017)

May 1, 2017 online
SAQA Juried Artist Membership deadline
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=4679

May 1, 2017 on-line
Open European Quilt Championships 2017 (Netherlands)
http://www.textile-festivals.com/oeqc2016/en/
Oct 19 – 22, 2017 (ship to arrive by Sept. 29th)

May 5, 2017
AQS Quilt Week Fall Paducah
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Sep 13 – 16, 2017

May 5, 2017 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 10 – 13, 2017  (ship to arrive by July 28th)

May 8, 2017 p w/entry fee (non-juried, first 200 entrants only)
Smoky Mt. Quilters 37th Annual Quilt Show & Competition (Knoxville. TN)
http://smokymtnquilters.com/
June 16 – 17, 2017 (ship to arrive June 5 – 9th)

May 10, 2017 (current and past QBL participants)
Quilting By the Lake (Syracuse, NY)
http://www.schweinfurthartcenter.org/qbl_show.cfm
July 16 – 27, 2017

May 11, 2017 online
International Quilt Market & Festival – “Tactile Architecture” (Houston, TX)
http://www.callforentriesarchitecture.com
Nov 2 – 5, 2017  (ship to arrive before June 30th)

May 15, 2017 online
MAnneqART: sculpture on the human form (Laurel, MD)
http://www.manneqart.org
Revealed on June 25, 2017 (ship to arrive by June 1 – kept until November)

May 15, 2016 (current and past QBL participants)
Quilting By the Lake (Auburn NY)
http://www.schweinfurthartcenter.org/qbl_show.cfm
July 17 – 23, 2016

May 15, 2017 online (SAQA TX members)
Today’s Quilts: Art in Stitch  (Abilene, TX)
http://www.saqa.com/media/file/ExCom/SAQATexasRegionalProspectus.pdf
Sept 20 – Nov 10, 2017  (ship or deliver by Sept 15)

May 19, 2017 (SAQA WA members)
The State of WA(ter) La Conner, WA
http://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5422
TBA

May 26, 2017 o
Quilts: A World of Beauty (Houston, TX)
https://www.iqa-judgedshow.org
Aug 16 – Dec 1, 2017

May 28, 2017 online
“Year of the Rooster” Quilting Arts Magazine reader’s challenge
http://www.quiltingdaily.com/readerchallenges
Oct/Nov 2017 publication

May 31, 2017 online (after March 8 email susanne@susannemjones.com to register for this project)
OURstory: Civil Rights Stories in Fabric
https://www.flymetothemoon.gallery/ourstory/
TBD – publication & travelling exhibition

May 31, 2017 (mail actual postcard)
Sacred Threads “Hopes & Dreams” Postcard Project (Herndon, VA)
http://www.sacredthreadsquilts.com/html/postcard.html
special exhibit summer of 2017 (postcards become property of Sacred Threads and will not be returned)

May 31, 2017 (SAQA Europe and Middle East members)
“Made in Europe II” – Festival of Quilts (Birmingham, England)
http://saqacallforentrymadeineurope2.com
August 2017 travelling until July 2018 (ship to arrive by July 20) 

May 31, 2017 online (SAQA Oregon members)
“BRIDGE” 5th Oregon Regional Exhibit (Beaverton, OR)
http://www.saqa.com/media/file/ExCom/Bridge%20Prospectus%20FINAL.pdf
Sept 6 – Nov 1, 2017 (traveling through August 2019)

May 31, 2017 (SAQA OR members)
Bridge (Beaverton, OR)
http://www.saqa.com/media/file/ExCom/Bridge%20Prospectus%20FINAL.pdf
Aug 1, 2017 traveling through August 2019

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, 2018 
Fibre Content 2016 (Burlington, Ontario, Canada)
http://www.fibrations.org

June

June 1, 2017
Global Murmurs 2017 Rochester, NY
http://experiencefiberart.com/entryinfo2017.pdf
Sep 1 – ?, 2017
 
June 1, 2017
SAQA 2016 Benefit Auction 12 x 12 quilts
https://www.saqa.com/calendar.php?ID=9
donation
 
June 1, 2017
FIBER ART VIII International Biennial Fiber Arts Exhibition
(Sebastoppol, CA)
http://www.surfacedesign.org/events-exhibits/exhibits/
July 22 – Sep 8, 2017
 
June 1, 2017
Contemporary Art Quilts 2017 (Whistler House Museum, Lowell, MA)
http://whistlerhouse.org/index.php/exhibits/call-for-entries
July 28, 2017 – Sep 2, 2017
 
 
June 1, 2017 St. Charles, IL
Uncommon Threads: Art-to-Wear Fashion Show
http://fineline.org
September 20 – October 19, 2017 (ship+show)
 
June 2, 1017
I Am an Artisan Kaffe Fassett challenge (Houston, TX)
http://www.freespiritfabrics.com/kaffe-challenge
June 2017 – June 2018
 
June 2, 2017 (QA members)
Voices, the 11th annual Quilt Alliance Contest, Exhibition & Auction
https://quiltalliance.org/contest/2017contest/
? 2017 plus travel
 
June 2, 2017
AQS Quilt Week Des Moines
http://www.quiltweek.com/contest/
Oct 4 – 7. 2017

June 7, 2017 online (Australia & New Zealand residents & OZQN members world-wide) 
Art Quilt Australia 2017 (Launceston, Tasmania)
https://www.ozquiltnetwork.org.au/exhibitions/art-quilt-australia/
Sept 9 – Oct 22, 2017 (ship to arrive by Sept 1) 

June 15, 2017
Little Black Dress (Lowell, MA)
http://www.lowellartshows.com/quilts/
July 22 – Sep 15, 2017 (ship+show)
 
June 15, 2017 (symposium registrants only)
Creative Construction, National Quilt Symposium (Christchurch, NZ)
QuiltSymposium2017.org.nz
October 5-10, 2017
 
June 16, 2017 r o 
10x10x10xTieton (Tieton, Washington)
http://www.tietonarts.org
June 12 – November 3, 2017 (ship+show)
 
June 17, 2017 online
Modern Quilt guild Showcase (Houston, TX)
http://callforentriesmodernquilts.com
Aug 5 – end of December 2017 (ship+show)

June 19, 2017
Trip to the End of the World (Sainte Marie Aux Mines, France)
http://www.patchwork-europe.eu/participez-au-concours-2017.php
Aug 27 – Sep 2017

June 24 – July 15, 2017 online (Oklahoma artisans)
FiberWorks 2017 (Tulsa, OK)
http://www.fiberartistsok.org/fiberworks-2017/
Aug 4 – Sept 24, 2017 (ship/deliver by July 28)

June 30, 2017 (SAQA regional)
Declaration of Sentiments 1848 (Paducah, KY)
https://www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=5297
Aug 15, 2017 through Aug 31, 2020 traveling

June 30, 2017 postmarked or O
Wisconsin Quilt Expo
http://wiquiltexpo.com/quilt-contest/
September 7-9, 2017

June 30, 2017 (FRCQ members)
Diversity (Boulder, CO)
http://frcqdiversity.org
Aug 21 – Nov 2017 (ship+show)

June 30, 2017 (SAQA regional)
Declaration of Sentiments 1848 – the struggle continues
http://www.saqa.com/
Aug 15, 2017 traveling through Aug 31, 2020

June, 2018 (online) 
FAN New Fibers 2016 (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
http://www.fiberartsnetwork.org
2018 
 
 

 

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