Best in Show
Functional Quilts are defined as quilts you use on a bed quilts; throw quilts or lap quilts. They are functionally used to keep us warm and enrich our lives. The perimeter (outside dimensions) of the quilt determine the size category for these quilts.
First Place Large (over 276")
$150 Sponsored by: Urban Farmhouse
Second Place Large (over 276")
$100 Sponsored by: The SugarPine Company
First Place Medium (201" - 275")
$150 Sponsored by: Urban Farmhouse Fabric
Second Place Medium (201" - 275")
$100 Sponsored by: Hamels Fabrics
First Place Small (under 200")
$150 Sponsored by: Never Done Quilting
Second Place Small (under 200")
$100 Sponsored by: The Steam Trunk
Our non-functional quilts are grouped into a few possible categories.
ART Quilts (Any Size)
Art quilts, are 100% the maker's own design. They must consist of a backing, batting and a top.
$150 Sponsored by: Fabriculous
Wall hangings are quilts designed to be hung on the wall. They can be any size.
$150 Sponsored by: H.Corinne Hewitt Quilt Patterns & Fabrics
Quilts that feature hand or machine embroidery techniques. They can be any size.
$150 Sponsored by: Quilting From The Heart
Challenge yourself and inspire others - must be a guild member to qualify.
$150 Sponsored by: CAQG Show Committee
Wearable Quilted Items
This category includes vests, jackets, bags and purses.
$100 Sponsored by: Anonymous
This category is for anyone under the age of 16. It is exempt from the non-membership quilt entry fee.
The quilting is completed by moving the quilt under the needle of the machine, typically accomplished on a domestic or mid-arm sit down machine.
$150 Sponsored by: Snow Goose quilting
The quilting is completed by moving the machine over the quilt. Typically accomplished on a long arm machine, but can also be a domestic machine mounted on a frame.
$150 Sponsored by: Central Sewing Machines Inc.
In this category, a significant amount of the quilting was completed by hand.
$150 Sponsored by: Quilter’s Quarters
The Viewers’ Choice quilt is voted by the Quilt Show Attendees. The quilt with the greatest number of ballots is the winner. The winner of the ribbon is invited to post a picture of their quilt on the CQA website and to enter the quilt for display at the Guild Rosette Invitational Show at Quilt Canada.
CQA Rosette Ribbon: Canadian Quilter's Guild