Mazatlan International Quilt & Cultural Festival

Juried Entry
& Exhibiting

Juried & Exhibit Entries


This year we are looking for quilts and wearable art to be submitted for either judged competition, or exhibition, during the festival. The quilts and wearable art being submitted for either juried entry or exhibition must fall under one of the following categories:

Made in Mexico

Quilts and wearable pieces made locally in Mazatlán or anywhere in Mexico.

Celebrating Women

Quilts or wearable art that celebrate women of the world – March 8th (last day of MQCF) is Int’l Women’s Day!

Quilters of the Future

Youth under 18 – Free for both judged or exhibited entries.

Sports of the World

Haven’t you heard? The Venados and their fans love quilts – show us your homerun quilt or wearable art piece!

Just Wonderful

Quilts or wearable art to be shared from anywhere in the world – Bring your favorite to Mexico!

Quilts from the Past

Antique quilts – Only exhibit entry (Free)

Juried Entries

Judging & Prizes

Each category will have cash prizes for quilts and wearable art that place first through third, Honorable mention will be given those that place fourth. There will also be $100 cash prizes for Viewer’s Choice and Judge’s Choice; as well as additional ribbons and gift certificates to be awarded.

Quilts and wearable art will be judged as follows:


Originality & execution of design – 20 pts

Use & harmony of color – 20 pts

(piecing on top, applique, etc.) – 20 pts

Quilting – 20 pts

Binding & finshing of work
(embellishments, binding, etc.) – 20 pts

Total: 100 pts


Originality & execution of design – 30 pts

Use & harmony of color – 30 pts

(uniformity of stitches, construction of garment, etc.) – 30 pts

Finishing of garment
(embellishments, binding, etc.) – 10 pts

Total: 100 pts

Please fill out the form below to submit your quilt or wearable art.

Please note there is a maximum of four entires total. A separate form must be filled out and submitted for each entry.

We have reached our entry & exhibit limit for 2020. A special thanks to all who entered — See you at the festival!