Decatur Public Library’s
42nd Annual Quilt Show
Viewers’ Choice Awards
- Viewers’ Choice ribbons go to the top three quilts, as voted on by the public.
- Voting is open from Monday, October 2nd, through Saturday, October 21st, during regular library hours. It will end on October 21st at 4pm.
- You may vote only once. Votes without a name will not be counted.
Pictorial Quilt Awards
- The Pictorial Quilt Prizes are awarded in memory of Reta Ridling and courtesy of the Ridling family. The winners are decided by a judge and are not voted on by the public.
- Must have 3 layers (quilt top, layer of filling, and a backing) that are quilted together. The judge will decide which quilts qualify for the pictorial award, based on the above definition. The judge’s decision is final.
- To qualify for the pictorial awards, a quilt must feature figurative or representational pieces depicting a scene or subject, having the look of a photograph or painting.
- Pictorial prizes are:
- 1st place – $150
- 2nd place – $100
- 3rd – $50
DPL & the Ridling family reserve the right NOT to award prizes if there are not enough qualifying entries.