Sunday September 21st 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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Free Pattern: Betty’s Twist & Turn

Free Pattern: Betty’s Twist & Turn

Here’s a design from Helen Squire’s book, Quilting Designs for Sashing, Blocks & Borders. It’s a [Read More]

Linda Baxter Lasco Authors Red, White & Quilted!

Linda Baxter Lasco Authors Red, White & Quilted!

Linda Baxter Lasco is a fourth-generation, award-winning quilter. As senior editor at the American Quilter’s [Read More]

Tuesday Night Friends are Just Winging It

Take a look at the delightful art quilts made by the Tuesday Night Friends from Ann Arbor, Michigan, as Bonnie Browning [Read More]

Dress a Graduate–It’s Elementary!

by Justin Ward for WDBJ7 July 28, 2014 MARTINSVILLE, Va. Martinsville group sews confidence with every stitch in [Read More]

Get Your Game On at Des Moines!

(Note: the number of jelly roll strips has changed.) What would be more fun than making some new quilting friends and [Read More]

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