Call for Entries: World Quilt Competition 2017

Australian entries for the World Quilt Competition 2017  are now open! Share your artwork on the international stage, and let someone else look after logistics, shipping, customs and insurance!   Entries close on Monday, 15 May 2017. Accepted entries will premiere at the World Quilt New England  (17-19 August 2017) and tour to other Mancuso shows in the United States until early 2018.

Entries can be submitted via the Online Entry Form. Alternatively, download, complete and return the World Quilt Competition 2017 Entry Form – Australian Edition (PDF) by e-mail or post. Be aware that your quilt must be at least 1296 square inches (eg 36x36in)  and completed in 2015, 2016 or 2017.  See the Contest Rules for more information.

World Quilt Competition 2017 - Call for Entries

World Quilt 2016 Prize WInnersIn 2016, prizes were awarded to:

  • Best of Country Australia: Yvonne Chapman True Blue Mates
  • Honourable Mention Traditional: Jan Frazer Persian Panoply
  • Honourable Mention Innovative: Cathy Jack Coupland Foliata
  • National Association of Certified Quilt Judges Merit Ribbon: Cindy Watkins Gathered Consciousness

View all the prize winners at

Enter your quilt in 2017 to be part of this exciting event.

Brenda Gael Smith, Australian Coordinator, World Quilt Competition