Each year The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show hosts a themed challenge. This year we are offering not just one, but two, exciting quilt challenges! Quilters of all levels may enter one quilt in each challenge. First place receives $300, second place receives $200 and third place receives $100.
100 Years of Art Deco Challenge Rules and Entry Form
100 Years of Art Deco Quilt Challenge Entry Form (PDF)
100 Years of Art Deco Challenge Rules & Entry Form (online form)
Kids’ Quilt Challenge
The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show also offers a quilt contest open to youth ages 15 and under. Prizes will be awarded by Nancy Zieman Productions to those making the top three quilts. First prize: $200 ShopNZP.com e-gift card; second prize: $100 ShopNZP.com e-gift card; and third prize: $50 ShopNZP.com e-gift card.
As part of this year’s virtual event, we will also celebrate the talents of the quilters in our community with a curated showcase of previous years’ Quilt Contest winners. The full 2021 Quilt Contest will become part of the 2022 in-person event as a special 2021-2022 Great Wisconsin Quilt Show Quilt Contest exhibit when we return to the Alliant Energy Center in Madison.
2020 Botanical Quilt Challenge Winners and Exhibitors
Download a list of the Botanical Quilt Challenge winners and exhibitors. (PDF)