Entries are only accepted via the MQSA website (http://www.modernquilters.com.au), opening on Saturday 11th May 2019 and will close at 11:59pm Sydney time on Monday 17th June 2019.

Please read the Terms & Conditions before submitting your entry.

This is a juried quilt show. Jury members are drawn from the membership of Modern Quilt Guilds across Australia.

Successful entrants will be notified the week of Sunday 14th – Saturday 20th July by email if their quilt(s) are accepted. Quilts will need to be received via coordinated drop off points or by post by Tuesday 6th August. Quilts will be hung and judged on Thursday 15th August and the show is open to the public Friday 16th August to Sunday 18th August. Quilts will be available for pickup on Sunday after show closing or posted the following week.

Each entrant is permitted to enter a maximum of two individual quilts for consideration by the jury, one entry fee covers both quilt entries as well as entry of any collaborative quilts where the entrant is one of the makers, there is no entry fee for the Junior category. An entry form must be completed for each of the quilts being entered.

Entrants will also be asked to provide 1 photo for each quilt entered. Please make sure your photo is no larger than 3 MB. The photo must be in .jpg format, resized to 1800 pixels on the longest side, or as close as possible to 1800 pixels within the file size limit (3 MB). The photo should show the entire quilt top laid out or hung flat (quilting/binding does not have to be completed, however please keep in mind the jury can only decide based on the progress shown). Please ensure the photo is well lit, focused and of high quality.

Please ensure you have prepared the photo(s) prior to commencing the entry form. 3 MB maximum!

Entry fees

There is no entry fee for junior quilters (18 years and under). For all other quilters, the entry fee is:

–   $15 for members of any of the Australian Modern Quilt Guilds that are affiliated with The Modern Quilt Guild and for individual members of The Modern Quilt Guild.

–   $40 for everyone else. Find out further information about local MQGs here.

The entry fee allows you to enter a maximum of 2 individual quilts, as well as any Collaborative or group quilts you have worked on. Multiple entry fees for additional quilt entries is not permitted.

We encourage you to join the Wollongong Modern Quilt Guild or Sydney Modern Quilt Guild (if you’re near to either), signup with your local modern quilt guild or alternatively take out individual membership of the international MQG.

(Individual members of The Modern Quilt Guild may be asked to provide some proof of current membership, but we will contact you after you have submitted the entry form if this is needed.)

Thank you for your interest in entering a quilt in our show.

Again, entries open on the website from Saturday 11th May 2019 until 11:59pm Sydney time on Monday 17th June 2019.