We Are Seeking Volunteers for Positions at Pacific International Quilt Festival!
Registration is required for all volunteers.
Please note: Volunteers must be members of a guild.
Volunteer positions will be filled as commitments are received.
EXHIBITION HOST/HOSTESS Duties: Be available at designated areas of the quilts on display to assist persons who wish to “take a closer look” at a specific quilt, garment or textile. There are two, four-hour shifts on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and one shift on Wednesday for the evening preview to choose from. Volunteers receive a $40 credit for each four-hour shift they commit to for use towards workshops or lectures. There is a limit of two shifts per volunteer. A pair of white cotton gloves is required.
JUDGING ASSISTANTS (Quilt or Wearable Art) Duties: Assist the judging team (this may fulfill requirements for certain organizations toward judging certification). Starts with a breakfast briefing and includes a complimentary lunch on Wednesday. Volunteers for this assignment will receive a $65 credit to be used towards workshops, lectures or the fashion show. Please note: If you enter a quilt into this competition, you are not eligible for the quilt assistant position. If you enter a garment into this competition, you are not eligible for the wearable art assistant position.
FASHION SHOW ASSISTANTS Duties: Press and Dress! Assist the professional fashion show coordinator in the preparation and presentation of the show on Friday. Volunteers will join us for an evening buffet supper. Fashion Show Assistants may register for a complimentary half-day workshop (up to a $40 value) or two lectures tickets or two complimentary tickets for friends or relatives to attend the Fashion Show.
FASHION SHOW MODELS (May be guild members or friends and relatives of guild members) Duties: Runway modeling (experience not required) on Friday. Fitting requirements: woman of any age, 5’2” through 5’6” preferred, dress size 8 - 10. Models need to bring colored shoes, black shoes and wear long pantyhose. Models will join us for an evening buffet supper. Models have a choice of a complimentary half-day workshop (up to a $40 value) or two lecture tickets or two complimentary tickets for friends or relatives to attend the Fashion Show.