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Posts Tagged ‘AQS Quilt Show – Grand Rapids’

The Tentmakers of Cairo

The Tentmakers of Cairo

They’re handcrafted—colorful cotton fabric in complex patterns painstakingly appliquéd to a soft canvas backing. Although there is no batting per se, the appliqué  stitches go completely through to the backing, catching just a thread or two for stability. Are they [Read More]

AQS Learning Center in Grand Rapids, MI

Come visit us at the AQS Learning center, a special venue in the DeVos Place Convention Center at the Grand Rapids, Michigan, AQS Quilt Show, August 22-25. Our Learning Center will be a place where you can relax and watch some demonstrations by AQS authors and vendors, view [Read More]

Quilts by Mary Buvia in Grand Rapids Special Exhibit

Quilts by Mary Buvia in Grand Rapids Special Exhibit

Bonnie Browning interviews Mary Buvia, author of “Santa’s Loading Dock Quilt,” a brand new title from AQS about her upcoming special exhibit in Grand Rapids, MI, August 22-25. Her exhibit will feature many of her beautiful quilts that have won awards 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 Longarm Techniques from Teacher of the Year Sally Terry

Learn Longarm Techniques from Teacher of the Year Sally Terry

Sally Terry was recently named Teacher of the Year by HMQS (Home Machine Quilting Show) and here is your chance to take some classes from her. Sally will be teaching classes in the Handi Quilter longarm classroom at the AQS Quilt Show in Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 22 [Read More]

Extraordinary Quilts from Egypt and Japan in Grand Rapids

Extraordinary Quilts from Egypt and Japan in Grand Rapids

At the 1st Annual AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 22 – 25, 2012, you will also get to see, for the first time ever in the U.S., the Stitch Like an Egyptian exhibit of quilts made by the Tentmakers of Cairo! This exhibit is happening [Read More]

Deadline for 2012 Instructor Applications

Time is running out for those interested in being an instructor for our 2012 AQS Show and Contest.  The deadline to apply is Friday, July 22. To learn more on how to be an instructor click here. Make sure you fill out one application for each workshop and please include [Read More]

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Finish Your Forest Friends Scene

Finish Your Forest Friends Scene

Make a home for your six Forest Friends (see below for links) with these background elements. Make the scene your own [Read More]

AQS Countdown to Christmas Quilt

AQS Countdown to Christmas Quilt

Let’s Count Down to Christmas with 25 blocks designed for template handwork. Steal quiet moments throughout the [Read More]

The QuiltWeek Year in Review 2015

The QuiltWeek Year in Review 2015

Quilters and friends, thank you for a year of fun and fabulous quilts! Grab a cup of tea and relax in a comfy chair. [Read More]

So MANY Free Patterns!

So MANY Free Patterns!

When you sign up for the AQS e-newsletter, OnPoint, a world of free patterns is at your fingertips! Every week, quality [Read More]

Colorful Escape: A Gift for You!

Colorful Escape: A Gift for You!

The AQS Design Team has incredible talent, including the artists who designed these coloring pages just for you. Some [Read More]

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