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Playful Prismatic Flowers

Playful Prismatic Flowers

By Barbara Olson The wondrous array of flowers in nature is the inspiration for my Prismatic Flowers technique. It is not meant to replicate a flower petal by petal but to capture its essence in a playful way. Fabric choices: Explore your fabric collection and look for [Read More]

Remembering Eula Mae Long

Remembering Eula Mae Long

We received the sad news today that Eula Mae Long of Salem, Oregon, passed away on February 4, 2013. Eula was a homemaker, seamstress, quilter, and published author. She enjoyed designing and making all manner of clothing during most of her life. It was in her later years [Read More]

Elegant Cotton-Wool-Silk Quilts by Rami Kim

Elegant Cotton-Wool-Silk Quilts by Rami Kim

Add Rami Kim’s distinctive elegance to your quilts, wearables, and home décor projects. Centuries of Asian art and culture provide the inspiration for six one-of-a-kind projects in fabrics reflecting reverence for all things natural. Applique shapes are taken from [Read More]

Special Exhibit from the Tentmakers of Cairo Egypt in Grand Rapids, MI

Join us at the AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 22-25, 2012, where for the first time in North America, The Tentmakers of Cairo, Egypt, will have their quilts displayed. Almost 100 on display and for sale. Plus, two of the tentmakers will be at [Read More]

Beautiful Quilts from the Tentmakers of Cairo Exhibit

Beautiful Quilts from the Tentmakers of Cairo Exhibit

The photos don’t do them justice, but here are just a few that will be in the  North American Premiere of “Stitch Like an Egyptian: Tentmakers of Cairo” at the AQS Quilt Show & Contest at the DeVos Place Convention Center in Grand Rapids Michigan, August 22-25, [Read More]

Learn the Latest Scoop About the Grand Rapids Show

Sally Terry interviews Executive Show Director Bonnie Browning to learn all of the latest news about the AQS Quilt Show in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The show will be held August 22 – 25, 2012, at the DeVos Place Convention Center in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan. [Read More]

Meet the Tentmakers of Cairo

Meet the Tentmakers of Cairo

Take a stroll with me down the Chareh el Khiamiah, or “street of the tentmakers.” Found in the heart of Old Islamic Cairo, it is the only place where the street is still covered as in days of old. The sun fights its way through the openings in the roofs, casting [Read More]

Stitched Raw Edge Appliqué by Sue Nickels & Pat Holly

Stitched Raw Edge Appliqué by Sue Nickels & Pat Holly

In Stitched Raw Edge Appliqué two machine quiltmaking masters show you the tricks of the appliqué trade: Accessible & easy to learn, this new fusing method yields beautiful finished quilts with optimum precision. Even fussy little pieces will have sharp points, neat [Read More]

America’s Quilted Garden Blocks

America’s Quilted Garden Blocks

America’s Quilted Garden Blocks by Faye Labanaris has 55 unique flower block designs that celebrate the 50 US States, the Capitol district, and the four US territories. Each design features the official state flower. You can make every 20 in.″– 24 in. original [Read More]

Easy Grid Quilts by Karen Fisher

Easy Grid Quilts by Karen Fisher

Combine scale, color, and contrast to make award-winning quilts! Easy Grid Quilts by Karen G. Fisher will help you express your love of fabric by using grids. Karen presents 14 modern, sophisticated quilt projects based on five basic grid concepts. She teaches how to use [Read More]

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AQS Winners Honored in Mississippi

Two past AQS winners, Norma Grissom of Corinth, and Dorothy Dailey from Burnsville, are being honored in their home [Read More]

Mary’s Story – One Woman, One Mission

Mary’s Story – One Woman, One Mission

by Guest Contributor Brent A. Birkhoff It’s a story I will never forget. I had met Mary Ogwel a couple of years [Read More]

Free Pattern – A Cherry Pie Block!

Free Pattern – A Cherry Pie Block!

Here is a tribute to summer and all of its cherry and berry pie goodness! This foundation paper pieced and appliquéd [Read More]

Booking Hotel Rooms in Chattanooga

Booking Hotel Rooms in Chattanooga

Booking hotel rooms is easier than ever in Chattanooga! Hotels throughout the city are participating in AQS [Read More]

Technology & Quiltmaking

Technology & Quiltmaking

Do you own a computer? Point-and-shoot camera? Smart phone? Tablet? Are you using this equipment in producing and/or [Read More]

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