QuiltFest Entry

The 2020 Capital of Texas QuiltFest entry process will open June 1, 2020 for Austin Area Quilt Guild members. Non-members are able to enter one quilt starting July 1, 2020.

We encourage every guild member to enter 1 to 3 quilts to be judged or for display only to help showcase the diverse talents of the our quilters and to meet the Capital of Texas QuiltFest objectives:

Promote and encourage appreciation of fine quilts and the art of quilt making;

Educate the public as to the significance and history of quilt making as an art form;

Present to the general public the finest examples of traditional and contemporary quilts ;

Provide members an opportunity to exhibit their quilts and be judged (optional) for excellence in quilt design and craftsmanship through the presentation of awards based on qualified and impartial judging; and,

Raise revenue to support the functions of the guild.

We are limiting the number of entries to 425, so enter early.

For more info please email the Entry Form Coordinator at showentry@aaqg.org

Quilt Show Procedures

The Quilt Show Procedures explain all the rules for entering the show including categories, sizes and other requirements.

 Click here to view the procedures >>

Enter Your Quilt

Important Dates
June 1, 2020 Entry open to members
July 1, 2020 Entry open to non members
July 15, 202, Entry Deadline for members and non members

Return here when the Entry Period is open to Enter your Quilts

Quilts will be accepted first come, first Served until the 425 limit is reached.

AAQG members may enter 1 to 3 quilts. The member entry fee is $10 per quilt. Non members may enter one quilt and the entry fee is $40.

Your AQQG membership must be current as of May 22,2020 to enter quilts at member rate.  To Join or Renew, click here.

You only have to have your quilt entered by July 15, 2018. Your quilt does not have to be finished until Sept 25, 2018. The photograph you submit can be taken of your quilt in progress, as long as enough is complete that it shows the major design elements. For tips on taking a good show entry photo, see the quilt show procedures

Entries can be submitted in two ways, however, entering online is the best way to ensure that your entry has been received because you will receive immediate confirmation:

Online Entry
Online entry must be submitted by July 15, 2020. Your entry fee can be paid online using PayPal (which accepts credit cards

Please report any problems or comments about the online entry form to the Entry Form Coordinator.

Mail-In Entry
Mail-in entry forms  must be delivered to Kris Johnston or Margery Hedges or mailed and postmarked by midnight (CST) July 15, 2020 to QuiltFest 2020 Entries, 501 N. Common Fords Rd, Austin TX 78733-2401. The entry coordinators will be at the June and July guild meetings to accept entries.