Flathead Quilt Show
"A Wee Bit Wooly"
September 20-21, 2019
Times: Friday September 20,2019 9:30 - 5:00
Saturday September 21, 2019 9:30 - 4:00
Place: Flathead County Fairgrounds, Expo Building
A portion of the proceeds from the show benefits:
Featured Presenters -
Woolin Rouge Designs and Joan Hodgeboom
RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
$1 EACH or 6 for $5
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Bonelli's Bistro is providing lunch and snacks!
A variety of great vendors for your shopping enjoyment!
2019 QUILT SHOW CATEGORY DEFINITIONS
Theme: “A Wee Bit Wooly”
100 Theme Quilt
Quilt should reflect the theme “Its A Wee Bit Wooly”. Minimum width 60”.
200 Small Theme Quilt
Quilt should reflect the theme “Its A Wee Bit Wooly”. Width LESS than 60”.
300 Hand Quilted
Quilted by hand, Minimum width 60”.
400 Domestic Machine Quilted
Quilted on a sit down, stationary/traditional sewing machine. Minimum width 72”. Quilter’s hands move the fabric. This is not a long arm or short arm quilting machine.
500 Long Arm Quilted by Maker
Quilted by the same person that pieced the quilt. Minimum width 72”. Computer or pattern may be used. Machine glides on a carriage frame. Fabric is still.
600 Long Arm Quilted by Other
Quilted by a different person than the maker. Minimum width 72”. Computer or pattern may be used. Machine glides on a carriage frame. Fabric is still.
700 Long Arm Hand Guided
Quilted by maker or other. Minimum width 72”. Quilter hand guides the machine as it glides on a carriage frame. No pattern or computer assistance. Fabric is still.
800 Hand Embroidered
Hand Embroidery is the main focus of the quilt. Minimum width 60”.
900 Machine Embroidered
Machine Embroidery is the main focus of the quilt. Minimum width 60”.
Appliqué is the main focus of the quilt. Any type of appliqué (hand stitched, needle turned, raw edges, fused, decorative machine stitched, etc.). Minimum width 60".
1100 Mixed Technique
Three or more techniques are the focus of the quilt. Techniques may include: crazy quilting, trapunto, paper pieced, embroidery, embellishments, appliqué, beading. This list is not inclusive. Minimum width 60".
1200 Miniature Quilt or Wall Hanging
Miniature is to scale. Maximum Perimeter is 80”.
1300 Small Quilt or Wall Hanging
Maximum Perimeter is 140".
1400 Medium Quilt or Wall Hanging
Maximum perimeter is 210”.
1500 Large Wall Hanging
Maximum perimeter is 270”.
1600 Baby Quilt
Maximum width is 50”. Must have a juvenile /baby theme.
1700 Fashion, Bags, Decorations, or Miscellaneous
May need to fold to display.
1800 Original Art Quilt
One of a kind, non-traditional and designed completely by maker.
1900 Original Design by Maker
Unique pattern used in a traditional way. Cannot copy works of others. Must provide design process. Need Show Chair's approval.
2000 Challenge Quilt
FQG Members only. Members participate in a Challenge as part of the quilt show and tied to the theme "It's a Wee Bit Wooly". Details of the Challenge rules in FQG February Newsletter.
2100 Junior Quilter
Quilt made by a quilter under 18 years old. Display only. Can be sponsored by a member if member helped in the process. Not required to attend kids camp to enter. There is no fee to enter in this category.
2200 Brown Bag Challenge
We share the Challenge with Bigfork Quilt Guild every year. Item from any year that has not been previously shown. Display only. Bigfork Guild members can enter with no cost in this category.
Best of Show Ribbon – Viewer’s Choice from all categories except Junior Quilter and Brown Bag Challenge