ConvergenceĀ® 2024: Decorative Shuttle Competition


sponsored by the Handywoman Shop


This is your chance to turn an ordinary boat, stick, or rag shuttle into a not-so-ordinary racing vehicle. Decorative shuttles will be on display in the Convergence Marketplace and judging will be based on the popular vote during Friday's Twilight Madness. To participate, click "register" and then on the next page complete your registration. For assistance please call HGA at (678) 730-0010 Monday-Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM ET. We look forward to seeing you in Wichita!


Here are the guidelines and the minimal amount of rules, enter as many shuttles as you wish:

  1. You may use commercial shuttles or carve your own.
  2. Your name and address must be affixed to the bottom of the shuttle
Please complete the online registration form when your shuttle is ready to roll!
Dates and Times:
All decorative shuttles must be delivered to the Marketplace during Marketplace hours beginning at 12:00 PM CT on July 11, 2024, and no later than 5:00 PM CT on July 12, 2024. Judging will be based on popular vote so participants are encouraged to deliver their decorative shuttles early. Decorated Shuttles will be on Display through 2:00 PM on Sunday, July 14, 2024, in the Convergence® Marketplace. Participants must pick up their shuttles on Monday, July 18, 2022, between 2:30 and 5:00 PM from the Marketplace or make arrangements for someone to pick up the shuttle for them, otherwise, they become the property of HGA.


Photography Release: By registering for Convergence®, I understand that I give HGA permission to use (display, publish, etc.) any photograph(s) made of me at this conference for HGA marketing purposes, including advertising and publicity in print and electronic environments.