We summon all Mexican and foreign quilters to exhibit their quilts at the SUMMER FESTIVAL OF QUILTS, which will take place from June 15 to 17, 2017 in the city of León, Guanajuato, Mexico.
All quilts are welcome, regardless of theme, technique or measurements.
On its back, the quilt must have:
• A 10 cm (3.94″) sleeve to be able to hang it.
• A fabric tag on the LOWER right hand side, containing: quilt’s title, author’s name, date of creation, phone number and place of origin.
The quilts to be exhibited will receive a participation certificate and will have the opportunity to earn one of the prizes awarded by our sponsors, through a vote from the audience.
The participation fee is of $300 MXN for each quilt. Space is limited, so we suggest you sign up as soon as possible.
Payment must be made to Eduardo Ramírez Cato, HSBC account N° 405 359 203 or or through a bank transfer CLABE: 021 580 040 535 920 363.
In order to register your quilt, you must fill in the following form and upload a copy of your payment slip:
The deadline to sign up is on Friday June 2, 2017.
Register your quilt as soon as possible to make sure you can participate.
In order to exhibit your quilt, it must arrive by Wednesday June 8, 2017 to the address indicated below. We suggest you make sure with your post service that your quilt will arrive on time, as we will not be able to exhibit the quilts that don’t arrive by that date.
VALLE DE SAN ANGEL,
SAN PEDRO GARZA GARCIA,
You can also physically submit your quilt on Wednesday June 14 from 3:00 to 6:00pm at the POLIFORUM, located in: Boulevard Adolfo López Mateos s/n, Oriental, 37510 El Desagüe, León Gto.
The quilts will be brought down and given back to their owners on Saturday June 18, starting at 6:00pm. If you can’t personally pick up your piece, you must send a pre-paid guide from your preferred postal service along with your quilt, so that we can send it from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon to the destination that you indicate.
• Any point not covered in this invitation will be resolved by the Organizing Committee.
• The owners of the participating quilts agree upon registration that any pictures of their work may be used by QUILTERS DE MÉXICO® for advertising, product design, or other promotional or commercial purposes.