#ModernMiniQuiltChallenge

Quilt Expo and Nancy Zieman are excited to announce an all-new quilting challenge taking place throughout the month of May on social media: The Quilt Expo Modern Mini Quilt Challenge! You're invited to enter by stitching a 24-inch square (or smaller) modern mini quilt in fabrics featuring a modern color palette and design.

 

How to enter: Send a high-resolution image of your quilt to QEChallenge@gmail.com by 5 p.m. CST on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Include your full name, hometown, and a sentence or two about your quilt. Enter one modern mini quilt for a chance to receive a gift from our generous sponsors!

 

Share your progress on social media throughout the challenge by using #ModernMiniQuiltChallenge! Quilt Expo will post entries to our Facebook page throughout the month of May — be sure to look for your entry!

 

2017 Quilt Expo Modern Mini Quilt Challenge Complete Entry Rules:

Sew a mini modern quilt to showcase your quilting talents. Submit your entry by emailing a high-resolution image of your quilt to QEChallenge@gmail.com by 5 p.m. CST on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

 

·       Mini Quilts must be no more than 24-inches square, and may be pieced, appliquéd, mixed or other.

·       Mini Quilts must be made from fabrics in a modern color palette and design

·       Mini Quilts must be quilted through 3 layers by hand, by machine or both. 

·       You may enter ONE modern mini quilt that is completed within the last year.

·       Entries must be sent to QEChallenge@gmail.com; participants are encouraged to share progress and quilt photos on social media using hashtag #ModernMiniQuiltChallenge

·       Submitted entries will be shared on Quilt Expo's Facebook page throughout the month of May.

·       Winners selected by panel of judges, and one randomly drawn winner, to be announced on May 30, 2017.

·       Open to US Residents only.

·       Judging takes place May 24-25, 2017

 

Grab our Quilt Expo Modern Mini Quilt Challenge badge and let your friends know about this fun quilt challenge!

 

Over $1,700 in prize packages from our generous sponsors:

 

·       Baby Lock Anna sewing machine, value $399

·       Pellon product bundle, value $165

·       June Tailor product bundle, value $159

·       Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting magazine and Original Sewing & Quilt Expo admission ticket package, value $120

·       Nancy Zieman Productions product bundle, value $115

·       Sewing With Nancy product bundle, value $103

·       The Electric Needle quilt kit, value $96

·       Clover product bundle, value $95

·       Madeira Aeroquilt 8-cone pack, value $79

·       F+W Media three book package, value $75

·       Quilt Expo admission ticket package, value $72

·       Coats & Clark 50 spool thread assortment, value $70

·       Nancy’s Notions 39 Sew Easy Projects book, value $50

 

Plus five random winners will receive a copy of Mini Marvels from Martingale, value $25 each