I Can Quilt N’ Sew – UT

A State-Wide 4H & Youth Quilting Contest

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Mission

 

Promoting the art of quilting and sewing while fostering interaction, communication and mentoring between the youth and adults of Utah.

It’s as easy as 1 – 2 – 3!

REGISTER

Use the form below to Register
no later than March 10th, 2018

PROGRESS REPORT

Email us your 200 word progress report
no later than March 15th, 2018

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FINAL REPORT

Email us your final report
no later than April 15th, 2018

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Grand Prize

The Grand Prize of a Juki Sewing Machine will be awarded to the creation that wins our Viewers Choice Award at the Utah Quilting & Sewing Marketplace. ALL contestants who complete the course will receive a FREE 10” Ideal Seam Guide ($20 value) and a certificate of completion from Sew Very Smooth!

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Contest Rules

Official Rules:

  • All youth are invited to participate and register for the I Can Quilt ‘n Sew! -UT, A State-Wide 4-H/Youth Quilt Contest and need not be affiliated with or be a member of 4-H.
  • Registration is free!
  • Contestant Youth Divisions are 8-10, 11-13, 14-16, and 17-19 years of age as of January 1, 2018.
  • Contestants will construct and submit one (1) original quilt or garment of their choice
  • Original quilts/garment will be judged based on the contestant’s interpretation of the theme: “Stars ‘n Stripes, What do You See?”
  • Each entered, finished and original quilt /garment can be no larger than 50” x 50” or no smaller than 24” x 24”
  • Contestants will register at ICanQuiltnSew.com on the Utah registration page, beginning February 1, 2018 through March 10, 2018
  • Each contestant will submit a 200 word Initial Progress Report Essay by email to: ICanQuiltnSewUT@sewverysmooth.com no later than March 15, 2018. The Progress Report Essay must be written by the contestant, explaining their quilt/garment construction plans and include a picture of them working on their quilt/garment with their adult mentor, parent or 4-H Leader.
  • Contestants will submit a 200 word Final Report Essay and photo of them holding their finished quilt no later than April 15, 2018 by email to: ICanQuiltnSewUT@sewverysmooth.com
  • Contestants will receive an I Can Quilt ‘n Sew! -UT Contest Completion Certificate, a 10” Ideal Seam Guide ($20 value) as prizes for meeting all posted deadlines and submitting the Final Report Essay
  • Five (5) Grand Finalists in each youth division will be selected from the submitted Contestant Final Report Essays and finished quilt photos then notified by April 20, 2018 by the I Can Quilt ‘n Sew! –UT Contest Committee.
  • All Grand Finalists will be given instructions how and where to submit their finished quilt/garment and must arrive no later than May 1, 2018. All Grand Finalists meeting that deadline will have their quilts displayed at the Utah Quilting & Sewing Marketplace and be eligible for the Viewer’s Choice Award, May 3-5 at the Mountain America Exposition Center in Sandy, UT. All Grand Finalist will receive additional prizes donated by the I Can Quilt ‘n Sew! –UT Contest Sponsors.
  • Grand Finalists do not have to be present to win but their finished project does.