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2018 Challenge

The Flying Geese Quilters Guild
2018 Challenge
"It's Not Easy Being Green":

The Challenge Quilts will be exhibited at the May 14th, 2018 Meeting

Quilts and entry forms are due by 4-9-18
or at the April Guild Meeting.

Challenge Contest Rules:

  1. Entrants must be current members of the FGQG and have purchased a $15 packet at a guild meeting.
  2. Through piecing, applique, or other quilting methods, your quilt should represent a person, place, thing, or event relevant to the "It's Not Easy Being Green" theme
  3. Quilts must be Square
    Size: Min. 30 inches to Max 40 inches          
  4. The quilt top must be completely constructed by the person named on the entry form.
  5. All entries must be quilted; either by hand or machine, or both. Machine quilting is allowed by others. The names of all individuals who worked on the quilt must appear on the entry form.
  6. Quilts must be a single unit and not framed by wood, metal, etc.
  7. A recognizable amount of the two Challenge fabrics - Green batiks, must be used on the quilt top and may not appear on the biding only.
  8. The Dark Green Batik fabric must be used as a border on all 4 sides a minimum of 1 inch.
  9. One or more Flying Geese Units must be visible on the surface of the Quilt top.
  10. A 4" rod pocket/hanging sleeve must be sewn across the full width of the quilt a the top edge of the quilt back.

Categories

  • Pieced
  • Appliqued
  • Non-Traditional Art Quilt
  • Contemporary
  • Special Awards
  • Best Label
  • Best Title
  • Judge's Choice
  • Novice

 

2018 Challenge Fabrics

Green Batiks

Green Batik

A few photos from previous Challenges:

Click here for pictures from the Challenge 2014 California History Quilt Challenge

Click here for pictures from the Challenge 2012 "American History Lesson" (pdf powerpoint).

Click here for Pictures of the 2010 "Silver Lining" challenge quilts.

Click here for Pictures of the 2008 "All Fired Up" Challenge quilts.

 

 


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