Tuesday August 4th 2015

‘American Quilter’s Society’ Archives

Organic Fiber Dyeing, The Colonial Williamsburg Method

Organic Fiber Dyeing, The Colonial Williamsburg Method

Hot off the presses at AQS! Fiber dyeing was just as important to the citizens of 18th-century America in places like Williamsburg, Virginia, as it is to today’s quilters and fiber artists. Organic Fiber Dyeing: The Colonial Williamsburg Method by Max Hamrick is a [Read More]

Whose Place? Your Place!

Whose Place?  Your Place!

At MyQuiltPlace.com, the online community brought to you by AQS, you’ll find variety, fun, learning, and friends. With 16,800+ quilters to hang out among, you may not get to know them all. But whether you choose conversational forums, topical groups, or your own blog [Read More]

Attend the Biggest Quilt Show on Earth…

Attend the Biggest Quilt Show on Earth…

Well, we can’t prove that AQS QuiltWeek® – Des Moines, Iowa 2013 is the biggest quilt show on earth, but we do know it is the largest AQS quilt show ever! With more than 1,650 quilts on exhibit, it will take you more than two days to go through all of the contest [Read More]

Fabric Play – Free Pattern!

Fabric Play – Free Pattern!

A daily dose of fabric play will jump-start your creative energy. Darra Williamson shares her instructions for making a 3” x 5” fabric collage that can be as inventive as you want to make it. With your sewing machine, a little fusible web, and some fun fabrics, you may [Read More]

Fall into Spring

Fall into Spring

What a beautiful time of year, and what a gorgeous quilt to enjoy making this season! Here’s an opportunity to make your own version of Cheryl See’s award-winning FALL INTO SPRING, a brand new pattern from AQS. The quilt, completed in 2007, won many awards including [Read More]

Spotlight on Ginnie Leiner!

Spotlight on Ginnie Leiner!

This week’s quilting community spotlight is shining on Ginnie Leiner! Ginnie’s name is familiar to quilters who share their experiences on MyQuiltPlace.com, a free quilter’s meeting place sponsored by American Quilter’s Society. Ginnie, from Greensburg, [Read More]

Quilt Care 101 – Part 1 – Light

Quilt Care 101 – Part 1 – Light

Your quilts are valuable – but please don’t put them away. Enjoy them! In Part 1 of Quilt Care 101, we’ll discuss the effect of light on fabrics. Follow some simple care tips, and your precious quilts will stay looking like new for decades. Part 1 – LIGHT One of the [Read More]

Organic Fiber Dyeing with Max Hamrick

Organic Fiber Dyeing with Max Hamrick

Max Hamrick of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia, will show the time-honored methods used in Colonial Williamsburg for dyeing organic fibers at AQS QuiltWeek® – Grand Rapids, August 14 – 17, 2013, in the exhibit hall at the DeVos [Read More]

Let the Bidding Begin!

Let the Bidding Begin!

At 6:00 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 2013, you will want to be in Ballroom A at the DeVos Place Convention Center (303 Monroe Avenue NW) in Grand Rapids, Michigan, for the first-ever Quilt Auction to benefit the Libby Lehman Medical Fund. Libby Lehman is a superstar in the [Read More]

How Much Is Your Quilt Worth?

How Much Is Your Quilt Worth?

Would you like to know the value of your new and old quilts?  And why would you want to get your quilt(s) appraised? There are a number of reasons you may need to know the value of your quilts: You may need a replacement value for insurance purposes when your quilt is [Read More]

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Free Pattern: Blane’s Plane Block

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Wee Quilts for Wee Folk: No Ordinary Quilts!

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July 13, 2015 Leah Perri for the Winona Daily News Winona, Wisconsin Stitches in time teach more than nine: Fountain [Read More]

Find Groups Galore at MQP

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My Quilt Place is an online community of quilters who gather to share knowledge, ideas, photos, and fun! There’s a [Read More]

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Bonnie Browning shows how to make a decorative pillow to fit any pillow form with no zipper. What’s different? She [Read More]

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

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These days, with electronic designing, rotary cutting, and machine quilting, our favorite projects are often done [Read More]

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