2019 Joy of Quilts presented by Quilt Guild of Greater Houston
Please download, complete and turn in if you want to enter a quilt into the show.
For all the forms used in the show click on the drop down menu and choose Joy of Quilts Forms.
Find what is needed to enter, deadlines, rules, etc. for the show
See the list of requirements and categories.
Rules, regulations and Contract Forms
Information on how and where to attach sleeves and labels.
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Rules and Regs and Contract forms below
By entering a quilt, permission is granted to the Quilt Guild of Greater Houston (QGGH) for the right to photograph the entry for its files, publicity or promotional purposes in all media types. This permission remains in effect and on file until revoked IN WRITING. I understand that I am responsible of insuring my own entry (entries). I and all those claiming through me, hereby release QGGH and its members from all liability in connection with the display and use of the described entry. I understand that no responsibility for loss or damage to my entry (entries will be assumed by QGGH, its officers, agents or volunteers.
QGGH 2019 Joy of Quilts Show Category Rules
Unless otherwise specified below an entry will consist of:
1. Quilt top 2. Batting 3. Backing and 4. All layers shall be held together as one unit.
LABELS: Each entry must have a label.
The label must include your name, title of the entry, and address. Please SEW labels securely to quilts on the lower left corner in the back. SEW labels securely to garments on the inside of the garment and attach securely to dolls or 3-D items under the base of the items. For judging, labels must be covered with fabric (please baste in place - do not use pins) so that maker(s) of items will remain anonymous during judging.
All quilts must have a sleeve stitched to the top of the quilt on the back for hanging the quilt.
Wall-hangings and large quilts need a 4” or larger sleeve placed just under the binding at the top of the quilt.
Quilts longer than 86” must have a sleeve attached no more than 86” from the bottom of the quilt.
Miniature quilts must have a 2” or larger sleeve for hanging