Call for Journal Quilts for 2011 Atlanta Quilt Festival

Staycation, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, by O.V. Brantley, 2010.

The Clara Ford Foundation is accepting entries for its special exhibition of Journal Quilts during the 2011 Atlanta Quilt Festival. These quilts are not part of the juried exhibit, and there is no entry fee for these quilts.

Journal Quilts must be no larger than 8 ½ x 11 inches (the size of a regular sheet of paper). The quilter may use any quilting technique and portray any subject matter that is appropriate for all ages. The quilt must consist of a top, batting and backing, and it must be bound. Place a label with the name of the quilt and the quiltmaker on the back of the quilt.

Please email O.V. Brantley at if you plan to participate. Journal Quilts are due to the Clara Ford Foundation no later than July 17, 2011. Mail or deliver quilt to:

O.V. Brantley

Clara Ford Foundation

505 Stonebriar Way

Atlanta, GA 30331

For questions or more information email O.V. Brantley at or Marva Swanson at                                                                                                           

 All quilters are welcome to participate. See you at the Opening Reception of the 2011 Atlanta Quilt Festival Sunday, July 31 from noon – 4 p.m.!


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