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Learn some tips for entering your quilts and why it is important to share your quilts at the AQS and other quilt shows.
The fan fair is over and the music has played out. Alone with the words of the quilt contest judge, you sit down, take the piece of paper, and read. Words of criticism can be hard to take and especially hard to find useful value in. But this could be the most enriching part of...
In last week’s post, we covered the basic ideas of general rules, categories, permissions, and deadlines. After several questions about categories, we thought we’d take a closer look this week. Size To start, measure your quilt.  In the chart below, you will notice the size requirement is slightly different from one AQS quilt contest to another....
Inspiration has hit and you want to enter a quilt contest. Here are a few things to consider. Check the age of the quilt. Not all quilts can be entered in every quilt contest. Most quilt contests specify an age for the quilt. The general rules will give age guidelines. For AQS quilt contests the...