Genesee Valley QuiltFest - Genesee Valley Quilt Club 2016

IMPORTANT DATES:

May 30, 2017 (Tuesday), 3- 6PM Professionally judged quilts must be dropped off at RIT Gordon Field House.  Other quilts may be dropped off.  See Quilt Entry Guidelines for shipping information. May 31, 2017 (Wednesday) 9AM-Noon, all other entries must be dropped off at the RIT Gordon Field House. June 2-4, 2017 - Quilt Show June 4, 2017 5-6PM, Quilt pickup, RIT Gordon Field House

QUILT CONTEST RULES

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JUDGING CATEGORIES for Professionally Judged and GVQC Member Entries  Regardless of the entry form used, Professionally Judged or GVQC Member Entry,  the quilt must be entered in one of the following judging categories.   See Judging Categories and Entry Criteria.  Note: Youth must be sponsored by a GVQC member and are entered at “Youth” regardless of the type or size of the quilt. Small – Any quilt 36” or under on a side, no greater than 144”. Any technique. Art – Your original design reflecting innovative construction and design techniques, theme or subject matter and/or materials. No commercial patterns, kits or copies of previous works. Applique – Applique predominates over other techniques in amount or effect. Any applique quilt larger than 36” on a side, total perimeter greater than 144”. Pieced – Piecing predominates over other techniques in amount or effect. Any pieced quilt larger than 36” on a side, total perimeter greater than 144”. 1. Single Maker – A quilt that has one (1) person involved in its completion. Includes all techniques, as well as quilting.  2. Multiple Maker – A quilt where more than one (1) person was involved in its completion. Includes all techniques, as well as quilting by a person other than the maker of the top.  Special Techniques- A quilt where a special technique is used to develop the design of the top, such as wholecloth, surface design, crazy quilt, embroidery, digital photography, etc.  No size restriction. Modern (GVQC Member entries only) - A modern quilt is inspired by modern design which includes use of bold colors and prints, high contrast and graphic areas of solid color, expansive negative space and improvisational piecing.  It may include an updating of classic quilt designs.  No size restriction.           QUILT SHOW JUDGES (3) Patricia Harrison, NACQJ Certified Kathryn Greenwold Eugenia Barnes

GVQF PRIZES AND AWARDS

CASH PRIZES AND AWARDS for Professionally Judged Entries: Small - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon Art - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by GVQC - Margaret Fahey Memorial Award Applique - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by GVQC - Peg Tuttle Award Pieced - Single Maker - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by Mt. Pleasant Quilting Company Pieced - Multiple Maker - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by 12th Stitch Quilt Special Techniques - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon QUILTING PRIZES (selected by the Quilt Judges): Hand Quilting  - All visible quilting is done by hand ($100) - Sponsored by Sew Batik Machine Quilting – Stationary Machine - Any quilt that has been quilted on a sewing machine, domestic, mid-arm or longarm stationary machine.  ($100) Machine Quilting – Track Mounted Machine - Any quilt that has been quilted on a sewing machine, domestic, mid-arm or long-arm track mounted machine.  ($100) Sponsored by Delightful Quilting & sewing ART QUILT PRIZES (selected by the Quilt Judges): Best Use of Color ($100) - Sponsored by Pro Chemical & Dye Surface Design ($100) - Sponsored by The Bobbin Case Innovative Design ($100) - Sponsored by Sew Artistic, Paper Art, Mary Ann’s Markings SPECIAL PRIZES (selected by the Quilt Judges): Judge’s Choice (three, each $100) - Sponsored by Sew Batik and Canandaigua National Bank Best of Show  ($350) - Sponsored by Genesee Valley Quilt Club RIBBONS AWARDED to GVQC Member Entries Small - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Art - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Applique - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Pieced - Single Maker - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Pieced - Multiple Maker - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Special Techniques - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention Modern - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention OTHER RIBBONS AWARDED: Viewer’s Choice - awarded at the conclusion of the show on Sunday, June 4, 2017. Youth

QUILT SHOW ENTRY INFORMATION

2017   QuiltFest   is   an   “open”   quilt   show   allowing   both   GVQC   members   and non club members the opportunity to enter their quilts.  Professionally   Judged   Entries    -   Open   to   all   interested   quilters.        See Judging Categories and Entry Criteria.   Quilts   will   be   judged   by   experienced   and   certified   judges   and   receive   a written   critique.      Quilts   are   eligible   for   cash   prizes    and   ribbons.      Fee   to   enter the   Professionally   Judged   is   $15   per   quilt   for   non-GVQC   member   and   $10 per quilt for GVQC member. GVQC   Member   Entries    -      Only   GVQC   Members   and   Youth   17 and   under   with   a   GVQC   Member   Sponsor   may   enter   this   category.            See J udging Categories and Entry Criteria. Quilts   are   judged   by   selected   GVQC   members   and   do   not   receive   a   written critique.        Quilts    are    eligible    for    ribbons.        There    is    no    fee    to    enter    this category.  Youth and vintage quilts will not be judged. Quilt Entry Rules:  See   Quilt    Show    Entry    Guidelines.     for    important    entry    information    and rules.

Quilt Contest Rules

Entry Info
 Genesee Valley QuiltFest - Genesee Valley Quilt Club 2016

IMPORTANT DATES:

May 30, 2017 (Tuesday), 3-6PM Professionally judged quilts must be dropped off at RIT Gordon Field House.  Other quilts may be dropped off.  See Quilt Entry Guidelines for shipping information. May 31, 2017 (Wednesday) 9AM-Noon, all other entries must be dropped off at the RIT Gordon Field House. June 2-4, 2017 - Quilt Show June 4, 2017 5-6PM, Quilt pickup, RIT Gordon Field House

QUILT CONTEST RULES

Print Quilt Entry Guidelines Print Categories &  Criteria

QUILT SHOW ENTRY INFORMATION

2017   QuiltFest   is   an   “open”   quilt   show   allowing   both   GVQC members   and   non   club   members   the   opportunity   to   enter   their quilts.  Professionally     Judged     Entries      -      Open      to      all interested quilters.   See Judging Categories and Entry Criteria.   Quilts   will   be   judged   by   experienced   and   certified   judges   and receive   a   written   critique.      Quilts   are   eligible   for   cash   prizes    and ribbons.      Fee   to   enter   the   Professionally   Judged   is   $15   per   quilt for non-GVQC member and $10 per quilt for GVQC member. GVQC   Member   Entries    -      Only   GVQC   Members   and Youth   17   and   under   with   a   GVQC   Member   Sponsor   may   enter this category.    See J udging Categories and Entry Criteria. Quilts    are    judged    by    selected    GVQC    members    and    do    not receive   a   written   critique.      Quilts   are   eligible   for   ribbons.      There is   no   fee   to   enter   this   category.      Youth   and   vintage   quilts   will   not be judged. Quilt Entry Rules:  See     Quilt     Show     Entry     Guidelines.      for     important     entry information and rules.
JUDGING CATEGORIES for Professionally Judged and GVQC Member Entries  Regardless of the entry form used, Professionally Judged or GVQC Member Entry,  the quilt must be entered in one of the following judging categories.   See Judging Categories and Entry Criteria.  Note: Youth must be sponsored by a GVQC member and are entered at “Youth” regardless of the type or size of the quilt. Small – Any quilt 36” or under on a side, no greater than 144”. Any technique. Art – Your original design reflecting innovative construction and design techniques, theme or subject matter and/or materials. No commercial patterns, kits or copies of previous works. Applique – Applique predominates over other techniques in amount or effect. Any applique quilt larger than 36” on a side, total perimeter greater than 144”. Pieced – Piecing predominates over other techniques in amount or effect. Any pieced quilt larger than 36” on a side, total perimeter greater than 144”. 1. Single Maker – A quilt that has one (1) person involved in its completion. Includes all techniques, as well as quilting.  2. Multiple Maker – A quilt where more than one (1) person was involved in its completion. Includes all techniques, as well as quilting by a person other than the maker of the top.  Special Techniques- A quilt where a special technique is used to develop the design of the top, such as wholecloth, surface design, crazy quilt, embroidery, digital photography, etc.  No size restriction. Modern (GVQC Member entries only) - A modern quilt is inspired by modern design which includes use of bold colors and prints, high contrast and graphic areas of solid color, expansive negative space and improvisational piecing.  It may include an updating of classic quilt designs.  No size restriction.           QUILT SHOW JUDGES (3) Patricia Harrison, NACQJ Certified Kathryn Greenwold Eugenia Barnes

GVQF PRIZES AND AWARDS

CASH PRIZES AND AWARDS for Professionally Judged Entries: Small - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon Art - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by GVQC - Margaret Fahey Memorial Award Applique - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by GVQC - Peg Tuttle Award Pieced - Single Maker - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by Mt. Pleasant Quilting Company Pieced - Multiple Maker - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon - Sponsored by 12th Stitch Quilt Special Techniques - 1st ($150), 2nd ($100), 3rd ($50) cash prize with ribbon and Honorable Mention ribbon QUILTING PRIZES (selected by the Quilt Judges): Hand Quilting  - All visible quilting is done by hand ($100) - Sponsored by Sew Batik Machine Quilting – Stationary Machine - Any quilt that has been quilted on a sewing machine, domestic, mid-arm or longarm stationary machine.  ($100) Machine Quilting – Track Mounted Machine - Any quilt that has been quilted on a sewing machine, domestic, mid-arm or long-arm track mounted machine.  ($100) Sponsored by Delightful Quilting & sewing ART QUILT PRIZES (selected by the Quilt Judges): Best Use of Color ($100) - Sponsored by Pro Chemical & Dye Surface Design ($100) - Sponsored by The Bobbin Case Innovative Design ($100) - Sponsored by Sew Artistic, Paper Art, Mary Ann’s Markings SPECIAL PRIZES (selected by the Quilt Judges): Judge’s Choice (three, each $100) - Sponsored by Sew Batik and Canandaigua National Bank Best of Show  ($350) - Sponsored by Genesee Valley Quilt Club RIBBONS AWARDED to GVQC Member Entries Small - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Art - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Applique - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Pieced - Single Maker - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Pieced - Multiple Maker - 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention Special Techniques - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention Modern - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention OTHER RIBBONS AWARDED: Viewer’s Choice - awarded at the conclusion of the show on Sunday, June 4, 2017. Youth

Genesee Valley QuiltFest

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