Submitting your work

Download Submission Information:

General Information:

 

Open to all quilters, fiber artists, knitters, embroiderers, fabric painters, and more. ‘MAKE IT BIG, make it small’ is the 2018 show theme. Use your creativity to interpret the theme of contrasting sizes however you imagine. Your piece can be traditional, modern, abstract, or any style you wish!

 

Exhibition Dates & Location:

May 14 to June 9, 2018.
The St. Marys Museum

177, Church St S, St. Marys, ON

N4X 1B6. Tel: 519-284-3556


Opening Party

Join us Monday May 14, 2018 at 6 PM

Directions for the Work:

 

Interpret the theme of ‘MAKE IT BIG, make it small’ however you like. Examples: Big pieces & small pieces; Experimentation with scale; Big detail in a small quilt; Subject matter themes, city & village, adult & infant, Great Dane & Chihuahua; Big concept on a small scale. Be the artist. Submissions must be a 12 in. square.
 

Hanging Tabs:

  1. All work must have these hanging tabs as the gallery is designed for it.

  2. Before binding top edge of quilt, cut two pieces of strong tape, 3” long, 1” wide, (or make your own).

  3. Pin other end of tape along raw edge of quilt, 2” from left & right sides of quilt.

  4. Sew top binding on right side of quilt, sewing in the tapes at the same time.
    Fold binding over to under side & hem.

  5. Sew other end of tapes onto underside of quilt, 2” Below top edge, forming a pocket for the hanging rod.

Submission Instructions:

 

Date:
Please let us know by email if you plan to enter a piece.

 

Paperwork:

Fill in the form below

Include a brief description for display

Sign “Artist Agreement” 

Package together display description, form, and artist agreement with your quilt in a clear plastic bag.

 

Mail or Drop-Off:

Saturday, April 28, 2018

To: Hyggeligt Fabric, Attn: Quilt Squared
144 Queen St. East, PO Box 2386 
St.Marys ON. N4X 1A2. Canada
Tel: 519-284-1508

 

Pick-Up:

At close of QuiltX show September 22, 2018, or at Hyggeligt Fabric store during the following week.

Submission Form:
Note: Not available to view from mobile device, please download form or view on desktop.

Name…….............................................................

Address..................................................................

.........................................................................…...

….…………………………………………………..

Phone………….………………………….……….
Email…………………………………………….....
Title of Work.……………………………………...
Sale (Circle One)……….For Sale / Not for Sale.
Price* CAD $…..…………………………………..

*Your contact information will only be provided if you have agreed to sell your work.

Artist Agreement with
Quilt Squared & St.Marys Museum

 

Gallery/Venue Space:
Quilt Squared will supply artwork labels based on the information given on the Registration forms. Artwork will be installed by personnel from Quilt Squared & St. Marys Museum, giving fair representation and artists may not move or remove pieces during of the show.

 

Liability:
Artists submit their work “at their own risk”. St Marys Museum and Quilt Squared will not be liable for any damage, theft or other mishap during display.

 

Intake of Art:

Pieces can be dropped off or mailed to Hyggeligt Fabrics, by April 28. Later picked up from Hyggeligt Fabrics after close of QuiltX Show, September 22.

 

Art Sales:

You may sell your piece if wished, by arrangement with the buyer. We will release contact info with your consent.

 

Promotion & Merchandise:

Quilt Squared may photograph and/or reproduce the works of art, for sale of cards etc. with proceeds towards the Friends of the Museum and costs of future events of Quilt Squared.

 

Publicity:

The exhibit will be promoted through website, e-mail, social media & press releases.

Artist Signature        

Date

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Quilt Squared 2018 on Tour!

Quilt Squared

St. Marys Museum, 177 Church Street South, St. Marys

Quilts at the Creek

Black Creek Pioneer Village, 1000 Murray Ross Pkw, Toronto

This show of small quilts goes to the big city! We are excited to accept the invitation of Quilts at the Creek, to join Ontario’s premier outdoor quilt show.

QuiltX 2018

Pyramid Centre, 317 James Street South, St. Marys

Back in St. Marys, as part of the 3rd Annual QuiltX Show, the popular textile arts show which brings quilters, vendors and educators together.

Contact 


Coordinators:

Email:

Phone:

Chantal Lynch & Alizon Sharon

quilt150squared@gmail.com

519-284-1508

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