Saturday August 23rd 2014

Posts Tagged ‘book’

Finkels On the Road in Des Moines

Finkels On the Road in Des Moines

The Finkel’s Sale will be in Des Moines, IA! The Finkel building book sale is one of the traditions of the AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Paducah, Kentucky that causes some of the most excitement (next to the quilts, of course). Quilters  line up outside the old [Read More]

Seeking Quilt Book Editor

Position Available: Quilt Book Editor The American Quilter’s Society seeks an editor for how-to quilt books. This full-time position is located in Paducah, Kentucky. A cover letter and resume should demonstrate how-to quilt editing experience, skills in quilt pattern [Read More]

Moving a Sewing Room

After 3 and a half years of “camping out” in a tiny little rental house, my husband and I are moving into larger digs. There will be one well-lit room dedicated to quilting. Hurray! I’ve camped and de-camped sewing rooms before, but there’s always [Read More]

Being an Author with AQS

Thankfully, there is more than one correct way to make a quilt and to write the how-to instructions. This has given rise to several major quilt book publishers, and AQS is proud to be among the leaders. If you’re considering authoring a quilt book, this is what you [Read More]

Three New Books Are Available!

It’s always a great day when a new book comes back from the printer, so imagine how grand it is to have three new releases at once! Get your reading glasses on: Beyond the Block by the Crafty Ol’ Broads (wonderfully fun sisters Linda K. Johnson and Jane K. [Read More]

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The Quilt Life: The Final Issue

The Quilt Life: The Final Issue

The American Quilter’s Society has made the very difficult decision to cease publishing The Quilt Life magazine after [Read More]

Free Pattern: KIRUTO by Scott Murkin

Free Pattern: KIRUTO by Scott Murkin

This pieced quilt is a unique example of tessellating. The block design is visually obscured, and a subtle illusion of [Read More]

Des Moines Special Events 2014

Des Moines Special Events 2014

Everyone enjoys the AQS QuiltWeek events! From the outstanding contest entry quilts and fantastic special exhibits to [Read More]

Best Wall Quilt at Charlotte in 2014

Jackie Perry won the Best Wall Quilt award at AQS QuiltWeek – Charlotte, NC 2014. Her quilt, BALTIMORE ALBUM [Read More]

Free Pattern: STARS IN THE GARDEN

Free Pattern: STARS IN THE GARDEN

Bring your blooming garden inside! Pam Bono’s STARS IN THE GARDEN pattern for place mats and a table topper [Read More]

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