Thursday February 27th 2014

‘Quilt Shows’ Archives

What’s On Your Christmas Wish List?

What’s On Your Christmas Wish List?

Have you made out your Christmas list? I know it always helps to drop a few hints here and there—or in some cases to make out a list. Here are some things you might want to add to your Christmas list or maybe get as gifts for your quilting friends: *An AQS [Read More]

Divide and Conquer!

Divide and Conquer!

Twenty-seven members of the Milwaukee Art Quilters worked together to divide their award-winning “The Jennings Homestead” design, create their blocks, and put it back together. The result? This intricately beautiful quilt, which won Third Place in the [Read More]

Janet Stone’s Wall Quilt Winner

Janet Stone’s Wall Quilt Winner

Inspired by tiny charms and the alphabet, Janet Stone won the Moda Best Wall Quilt Award at AQS QuiltWeek® – Paducah, KY 2013 with a wall quilt in a style that’s a modern take on a ‘sampler.’ The quilt, CHARM SCHOOL, now resides at The National Quilt Museum. [Read More]

Quilt Appraiser Certification–Is it for You?

What do appraisers do? Appraisers are expected to assign a value to a quilt determined by a variety of methods. These methods are based upon factual data gathered from consummated sales in the current market place. Quilt appraisals conducted by a certified appraiser [Read More]

Challenge-Loving Guilds, This is for YOU!

Challenge-Loving Guilds, This is for YOU!

Here’s a special message to quilt guilds everywhere, to those quilters who gather regularly to make beautiful quilts, learn new techniques, and often work with loving hands to benefit charity giving of one sort or another. Don’t you love a good challenge? Well, here’s [Read More]

Technology At Its Best!

Technology At Its Best!

Want to learn something new? There are many classes at AQS QuiltWeek® – Phoenix, Arizona 2014 that will have you at the top of the class… Technology at its best: Mary Ellen Kranz will be teaching Photoshop Elements for Fabric Artists. If you have ever been afraid [Read More]

Paducah Named UNESCO Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art

Paducah Named UNESCO Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art

Nov. 21, 2013, Paducah, Ky. – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has designated Paducah, Kentucky, the world’s seventh City of Crafts and Folk Art, making the city a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. [Read More]

Win $ in Quilt City USA!

Win $ in Quilt City USA!

Deadlines have come and gone for AQS QuiltWeek contests in Phoenix and Lancaster. We don’t want you to miss the deadline for the Paducah show – it is earlier than usual for the 2014 Paducah contest. The deadline to enter a quilt in the AQS Paducah QuiltWeek is [Read More]

Falling in Love With Curves

Falling in Love With Curves

Virginia A. Walton is the inventor of Creative Curves Rulers and is the author of several books about curves. Her specialties include easy sewing machine techniques, a no-pins curved piecing method in particular, and how to combine fabric to create the effect desired in a [Read More]

Roses Quilt Pattern – Free! – and Video by Cathy Wiggins

Roses Quilt Pattern – Free! – and Video by Cathy Wiggins

Cathy Wiggins, an award-winner at AQS QuiltWeek® 2011 in Paducah, used her Fabric Paint by Number technique to create this Roses 44” x 44” quilt. Gorgeous shading is achieved with subtle fabric variations. Using fusible web and a fine-tip marker, you’ll simply [Read More]

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AQS 30th Anniversary Dogwood Pattern – Free!

AQS 30th Anniversary Dogwood Pattern – Free!

We’re seeing a hint of life in the delicate dogwood buds of Quilt City USA®, thanks to a warmer sunny day or two. [Read More]

Save $$ on fabric, books, and more!

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Members and non-members alike love to visit shop.americanquilter.com! (Psst – new products are arriving every [Read More]

AQS Design Team Color and Design Tips

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At AQS, we work with a fun and friendly group of designers who toil at their computers every day designing ads, book [Read More]

AQS Author Demonstrations at Lancaster

AQS Author Demonstrations at Lancaster

Do you know about the author demonstrations at AQS QuiltWeek events? You’ll find an author demonstration area at [Read More]

Beth Schillig’s Best Innovative Quilt at Phoenix

Beth Schillig’s Best Innovative Quilt at Phoenix

Beth Schillig enjoys a chat about her quilt, WANDERING ‘ROUND MY WORLD, with AQS Show Director, Bonnie Browning, [Read More]

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