Categories

We have 17 different categories to choose from within the Festival of Quilts Competition. Please read the definitions below to decide which one best suits your piece. We have images of previous winners for each category on the page too which should help you to decide.

The theme for The Quilters’ Guild Challenge 2021 is ‘Coming Together’

The theme for Young Quilters/ Schools in 2021 is ‘The world we live in’

The entry form will be available by April at the latest, so we encourage you to check the categories and rules and get making!

Please read the definitions below to decide which one best suits your piece. 

Please read the Rules and Terms & Conditions of Entry into the Virtual Competition here.

Register your interest

Plans are underway for The Festival of Quilts at the NEC Birmingham from 29 July – 1 August 2021.

Please help us understand your desire to attend this year’s event. By registering your interest you’ll get priority access to tickets before they go on general release.