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MQX New England 2019 Challenges

The challenge entry deadline is February 1, 2019 at 11:59 pm

Snow & Ice-Dyed Mandala Challenge
     by Cindy Lohbeck 
 

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1.  Must be machine quilted
2.  Main fabric must be hand-dyed mandala(s) using
     Snow & Ice Dye technique
3.  Additional fabrics may be used in small amounts
4.  Dyers and quilters may team up, not more than two per entry. 
          All parties must be given credit.  
5.  This class has been taught in fat quarters, yards, and quilt backs. 
           Minimum finished size is 20” x 20" with binding,
           Maximum is 96” x 96" wide with binding.
6.  Entry may be embellished in any way desired.
7.  $10 Entry fee, per quilt, and one entrant may submit up to two entries.
8.  Deadline is February 1, 2019.

Which Mandala will you enter?


 

It's Better in Leather Challenge 
     by Cathy Wiggins

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1.  Entries must be machine quilted using any type of machine.
2.  All entries must be constructed using Gypsy Wood Leathers.
3.  Entries must be predominately a wholecloth design
4.  Embellishments are Permitted
5.  Minimum size is 60 perimeter inches, no maximum size limit.
6.  $10 Entry fee, per quilt, and one entrant may submit up to two entries.
7.  Deadline is February 1, 2019.


NOTE REGARDING UPLOADING PHOTOS: Please resize your photos BEFORE trying to upload them. If you still run into difficulty, submit the form, pay the entry fee, and email the photos to competition@mqxshow.com 

SHIPPING INFORMATION: This information will be provided on or about February 20th when all entrants (competition or challenge) receive their acceptance letters. 

Entry Form for "It’s Better in Leather Challenge" and "Snow & Ice-Dyed Mandala Challenge"

* Indicates required

First Name
First Name
Last Name
Last Name
Address 1
Address 1
Address 2
Address 2
City
City
State
State Please use standard abbreviation.
Zip Code
Zip Code
Country
Country
Evening Phone
Evening Phone
Day Phone
Day Phone
Email
Email
Entry Title
Entry Title
Attending
Attending
Measurements
Measurements Please comply with the measurement information listed above in each challenge.
Width: Inches
Height: Inches
Month & Year of Completion
Month & Year of Completion
Quilting Machine
Quilting Machine Brand, Model and/or Computerized System used for quilting:

Is the machine used for quilting:
A stand up frame system (machine/needle is moved over the quilt), or
A sit down (non-frame/table top) system
Entry Category
Entry Category
Have you read the rules for the challenge you are entering?
Yes
No
Please check the rules for these challenges in description above the form.
Will this entry be judged?
Will this entry be judged?
Yes
No
Value
Value What is the value of this entry?

Do you have a certified appraisal for this entry?
Yes
No
(If yes, please email a copy to MQXShow@comcast.net - GIF or JPG format or a PDF file.)
Machine quilted by
Machine quilted by
Pieced/appliquéd by
Pieced/appliquéd by
Pattern
Pattern Was this entry created from or inspired by a specific pattern?
Yes
No
(If yes, please give detailed information)
Entry Description
Entry Description (60 words or less)
Computerized System
Machine Quilting Information Was a Computerized Quilting System (CQS) used on this entry?
Yes
No
Please indicate the percentage of computerized and hand-guided quilting in this entry:
Percent of quilting using CQS %
Percent of quilting hand-guided %
(Total should equal 100%)
Shipping Information
Shipping Information Getting your entry to MQX Quilt Festival - Will you:
Ship your entry to MQX Quilt Festival or,
Drop off
Returning your entry FROM MQX Quilt Festival - will this entry be:
Picked up
Shipped back to you
Shipped back to someone/somewhere else
Fill in this section ONLY if quilt is being shipped to someone other than the entrant (name, address, phone, email):

Is this a residential address?
Yes
No
Pictures of Your Quilt
Pictures of Your Quilt Please provide a full and detail view digital photograph of your quilt: (acceptable file formats: jpg, gif, png) A note about file names: Please make sure your image files are UNIQUELY named and do not include ANY punctuation except hyphens or underscores. Files with simple names like "full", "full Photo" or "image" or "image1" are not appropriately named.
Resize photos to be 1MB or less. Here is an online "Resize" tool.
Full:
Detail:
Agreement
Agreement Competition Agreement: By entering the MQX Quilt Festival (MQXQF) competition, I acknowledge that MQXQF, its organizers, staff, families and volunteers will do everything possible to secure the entries while in MQXQF's possession. By signing this Agreement, I agree that I will not hold any of these parties liable for loss or damage while at MQXQF's or during transport to/from MQXQF. I further agree that it is up to me to insure my entry and release MQXQF from any liability exceeding $500. I agree that MQXQF is not liable for any payment due to loss or damage of any kind or under any circumstances. I hereby certify that all the information listed on this Entry Form is true and understand that my entry may be disqualified if any statements made are inaccurate. I give permission for my entry to be photographed for publicity purposes, the MQXQF Photo Stick and any photography needs relating to this event. I have read and agree with this Entry Agreement and all entry guidelines. All show requirements have been made clear and by entering my THREE initials below, I hereby acknowledge and agree.
Enter your initials here:
If you would like a copy of this entry, you must print it BEFORE clicking the submit button.
REMINDER - You may submit ONLY TWO entries per category of these challenges. You may pay for your entries together. If you wish to submit a more than one entry, please use the link after submitting to navigate back to this page and then add the appropriate number of Quilt Challenge Entry fees to your cart.
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