2019 Quilt Block Challenge
The Conversation Quilt
Join us for our first ever Quilt Block Challenge! It is based on a beloved quilt in the VQM permanent collection. You can download the block for free from our page, and enter to have your work displayed in the museum! Please see details below on how to participate! We can’t wait to see all of the beautiful blocks you talented artists will create!
To Enter the Challenge
Download the block for free here!
Create your block with any fabric you would like, but each block must have your name & location, either embroidered or drawn in fabric marker.
To enter the challenge, submit your block (in person or buy mail) + $5 (per block entered) and Challenge Contract (download here) to the Virginia Quilt Museum 301 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801.
If you would like to pay online, click on the PayPal button below.
Block will hang in the museum from June 17- August 3, 2019.
Be a Part of our next opportunity quilt
After the blocks are taken down, you can choose to donate your block to the museum to be sewn into our next Opportunity Quilt! Every year we have a quilt we raffle and this is your chance to be a part of that quilt!
If you choose not to donate your block, please send a self-addressed and stamped envelope along with your block so it can be returned to you after August 3, 2019.