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The 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition Entry
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The 12th Quilt Nihon Exhibition
Entry term
July 1st — 31st, 2015

No restrictions.

Entry Categories
Category A : Traditional
(Inspired and based on traditional ideas.)
Category B : Contemporary
(Demonstrate originality and independent ideas.)


Entry Rules
  • Size of the work must not be smaller than 120cm (47 1/4in.) and must not exceed 230cm (90 1/2in.) both in the width and length (maximum 230×230cm, minimum 120×120cm).
  • Work must consist of a top, the batting, the backing and these three layers must be held together by hand - or machinequilting or other methods.
  • Work must be completed after July 29, 2011 and must be original. Any works that have appeared in any copyrighted publications (such as magazines, books or newspapers), any contests, any competitions, and exhibitions (excluding private exhibitions), and/or any internet sites other than quilters' own site are not eligible.
  • Quilts must be constructed and quilted by the person named on the entry form.
  • Entries are limited to two per person.
  • Framed work is not acceptable.

  • Jurors and Exhibition

    Honorable Judge : Linda Colsh(quilt artist)
    Jurors : Suzuko Koseki(quilt artist), Yoko Okamoto(quilt artist; vice-chairman of Japan Handicraft Instructors' Association), Reiko Sudo(professor of Tokyo Zokei University), Yoko Ueda(quilt artist), Judy Schwender(Curator of the National Quilt Museum)

    Award Winning Quilts Exhibition
    The Award Winning Quilts Exhibition will tour Japan and overseas.
    For the detailed information and the entry forms, please download.>>


    Japan Handicraft Instructors' Association
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    Tel: +81-3-5261-5096 Fax: +81-3-3269-8725
    E-mail: nihonten@tezukuritown.com