Challenge

2019 CHALLENGE

MEDALLIONS FOR VETERANS

USING THE 3 FAT QUARTERS PROVIDED MAKE A  BLOCK TO BE USED AS THE CENTER FOR A VETERAN’S QUILT.  THE BLOCK SHOULD BE NO SMALLER THAN A 24 1/2″ SQUARE AND NO LARGER THAN A 36 1/2″ SQUARE.  IT CAN BE A RECTANGLE BUT NO SIDE SHORTER THAN 24 1/2″ OR LONGER THAN 36 1/2″.  YOU MAY ADD OTHER FABRICS, BUT, MUST USE SOME OF THE FABRIC PROVIDED IN YOUR BLOCK. YOUR BLOCK MAY BE PIECED, APPLIQUED OR BOTH. NO EMBELLISHMENTS AND IF YOUR BLOCK IS APPLIQUED, MAKE SURE ALL OF THE APPLIQUE IS SECURELY ATTACHED. THESE QUILTS ARE MADE TO BE USED AND WASHED. PLEASE RETURN ANY UNUSED FABRIC FROM YOU FAT QUARTERS THAT COULD BE USED TO MAKE COORDINATING BLOCKS FOR THE QUILT.

BLOCKS NEED TO BE TURNED IN BEFORE OR AT THE JUNE GUILD MEETING TO BE INCLUDED IN THE CHALLENGE VOTING.  IF YOU DON’T WANT YOUR BLOCK VOTED ON FOR THE CHALLENGE IT NEEDS TO BE TURNED IN BEFORE OR AT THE JULY GUILD MEETING.  WHEN TURNING IN YOUR BLOCK MAKE SURE YOUR NAME IS ON THE BACK (PINNED ON).  THEN FOLD IT, PUT IT IN A BAG AND TURN IT IN.  IF YOU DON’T WANT YOUR BLOCK INCLUDING IN THE VOTING MAKE SURE YOU WRITE THAT ON THE BAG IT IS IN.  ALL OF THE BLOCKS VOTED ON OR NOT WILL BE DISPLAYED AT THE QUILT SHOW.