Recycled Repurposed Revitalised

Revitalised chair by Megan Manwaring

Revitalised chair by Megan Manwaring

The Recycled Repurposed Revitalised: Patchwork-Inspired Homeware/Furniture category is a one-off challenge to visually enhance the exhibition space at the Sydney Quilt Show 2017 with 3 dimensional objects by using the theme of “recycle, repurpose, revitalised”. Item examples are: no larger than a single chair, free standing, stools, small side table, pedestals, plynthe, screens, lamps/stands, foot stools, dining chair, bean bags. See photo for an example of what would be eligible.

  • Entry is only open to financial members of QuiltNSW.
  • There is NO entry fee associated with this category.
  • Entries to use repurposed furniture decorated with recycled/reloved textiles, patchwork or to create homewares from recycled patchwork blocks and/or unfinished quilts
  • The size of the item must be no larger than a single chair AND must be able to be carried by ONE person.
  • Judging categories: Best Design, Best Revitalisation, Best Innovation, Viewers Choice (announced on Sunday morning 25 June at the SQS).
  • Items/objects must be delivered by the Entrant to the Sydney Quilt Show exhibition space on Wednesday 21 June or by 10.00am on Thursday 22 June.
  • Items/objects must be collected by the Entrant at the close of the Sydney Quilt Show, i.e. after 4.30 pm on Sunday 25 June.
  • All entries must include a good quality 10 x 15cm photograph showing the entire object/item up to whatever stage it is at, at time of entry. For online entries, the file size must be less than 2MB and the file must be labelled LastnameInitial1.jpg (e.g. JonesB1.jpg and JonesB2.jpg). For paper entries, the photograph must be labelled: the name of the quilt; the entrant’s name and address.

Download: Conditions of Entry and Worksheet (PDF)