THE QAF QUILT & WEARABLE ART CHALLENGE 2020 STARTS! AUG. 25 - NOV. 25 2020

 

Give Us Your Best Creative Interpretation With African Prints! 

You Have The Choice of 2 Challenges!

Using value, contrast, fussy cutting and colour:-

  1. Create a simple quilt.
  2. Design a coat, cape or vest

 

CHALLENGE GUIDELINES

  1. There are no limits to the number of different quilts or garments you can make and enter. 
  2. You can use a pattern or create your own design. All methods, sewing, quilting and embellishment techniques are eligible. 
  3. You must use only African prints and solids.
  4. 25% of your African prints fabrics may be from other sources.
  5. Photos of completed quilt tops and garments will be accepted.
  6. Quilts should be 70x50 inches or larger.
  7. Garments must be knee length (minimum requirement) coats, capes or vests.
  8. The outside of you garment must adhere to the guidelines as state . 
  9. In addition, your lining may be your fabric of choice (silk, lightweight cotton, satin) to name a few.
  10. Share your progress and projects on your social media pages using the hashtag: #qafchallenge.
  11. Follow the challenge rules and requirements and submit 2 clear digital images of the finished quilt by November 25 to miriam@quiltafricafabrics.com

 

The CurveBall!

Each Challenge Bundle Has One Vintage Fat Quarter That Must Be Included In Your Quilt or Garment!!

                          CHALLENGE SCHEDULE

                          •   August 25, 2020— Challenge Opens
                          •   November 25, 2020— Challenge Deadline.
                          •   December 9, 2020— Winners Announced.

                           All entries submitted will be reviewed by a panel of Judges.

                          Group members can vote for their favourite quilts for the Viewers Choice Awards.

                           

                          PRIZES

                          1. Judges Choice
                          2. Viewers choice

                          Winners receive prizes of 20 piece bundle African Fabric Precut.

                          All decisions made are final.