The 2013 AQS QuiltWeek™ in Paducah is:
AQS QuiltWeek™ – Paducah
April 24 – 27, 2013
Any quiltmaker can enter a quilt they made, according the rules of the AQS Quilt Contest. More than $120,000 in cash awards will be given to the prizewinning quilts in this contest.
The Janome Best of Show award is $20,000, and $12,000 each for the AQS Hand Workmanship, Bernina Machine Workmanship, and the APQS Longarm Workmanship awards. In addition, the Moda Best Wall Quilt award is $5,000, and $3,000 each for the Coats & Clark Wall Hand Workmanship award, Brother Wall Machine Workmanship award, and Handi Quilter Wall Longarm Workmanship award. The Benartex Best Miniature award is $3,000. Plus the first, second, and third place quilts in 14 categories receive $1,500, $1,000, and $750, respectively. In miniatures, the category winners receive $500, $300, and $200.
The deadline for entering the Paducah Quilt Contest is January 2, 2013. Notifications will be mailed on or before March 1, 2013. Entries can be submitted anytime before that date!
For more information about the contest, contact Andrea Fowler, Contest Coordinator, at andreafowler@AQSquilt.com or 270-898-7903, ext. 174.
These links will assist you in entering and preparing your quilt for the AQS Quilt Contest.