Miniature Quilt Guidelines

Desert Guilds Quilt Show 2024



You must be a member of one of the three guilds to submit an entry in any of the categories, and you may submit more than one entry in all of the categories below.


Two types of miniature quilts shall be displayed:


1. Mini Quilt: Often defined as a small version of a full sized quilt. Blocks are no larger than 3”; can be a whole cloth quilt also. Maximum perimeter is no larger than 72”.


2. Small Art Quilt: can be designed with mixed media and must have a fabric background. Perimeter no larger than 72”.


No hard framed artwork will be accepted.


Miniature Ribbons – Viewer’s Choice


• Viewers will choose one for each category: Mini Quilt and Small Art Quilt.


• Ribbons will be given to one Viewer’s Choice for each category.


Any questions, contact:


Cactus Sew-Ables:

Elaine Bowden, 760-367-6187;

MJ Bradley, 760-218-6046;


Coachella Valley: Stephanie Beasley, 210-300-8259;


Pass Patchers: Janet West, 909-953-7992;


Miniature Quilt Guidelines and Entry Form can be downloaded below.
Miniature Quilt Guidelines 2024
Miniature Quilt Guidelines -DGQS 2024.1.
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2024 Miniature Quilt Entry Form
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