Tuesday September 2nd 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Gwen Marston’

Meet Gwen Marston

Meet Gwen Marston

In the mid 1970s, Gwen Marston saw an exhibit of fine antique quilts at a local art museum that inspired her to become a quiltmaker. As most quilters do, she learned how to make quilts from traditional patterns passed down through generations. In 1990, Gwen began to design [Read More]

Visit Andi Reynolds’ Sewing Studio

Visit Andi Reynolds’ Sewing Studio

Andi Reynolds, former AQS executive book editor, gave us a rare glimpse into her quilting space. “Look at the great light in here,” she said. “Although I need to rethink how to store fabric to prevent fading, with the glass patio doors, a wall of windows, and port [Read More]

Here’s What NOT to Miss in Grand Rapids This Week

Here’s What NOT to Miss in Grand Rapids This Week

The American Quilter’s Society has arrived in Grand Rapids, MI, and is getting ready to open the doors on it’s first quilt show & contest in the beautiful DeVos Place Convention Center. Join us August 22nd through the 25th to view over 900 quilts which [Read More]

Liberated Medallion Quilts by Gwen Marston

Liberated Medallion Quilts by Gwen Marston

Liberate Your Inner (Quilt) Medallion! Are medallion quilts truly as traditional as we think they are? Liberated Medallion Quilts by Gwen Marston will help you discover how women who made antique medallion quilts were improvisational, just like today’s quilters. [Read More]

Meet Gwen Marston

Meet Gwen Marston

Gwen Marston is a professional quiltmaker, teacher,  and author of the AQS new book, Liberated Medallion Quilts. She has taught quiltmaking nationally and internationally for more than three decades, and her articles have appeared in many magazines throughout the years. [Read More]

AQS Author Spotlight: Gwen Marston

AQS Author Spotlight: Gwen Marston

Gwen Marston is a professional quiltmaker, author, and teacher. She has taught quilting nationally and internationally for over three decades. Her articles have appeared in many magazines throughout the years. Gwen’s work has been shown in many group exhibits throughout [Read More]

Have You Registered for the Knoxville AQS Quilt Show Yet?

It’s time to register for the AQS Quilt Show in Knoxville, Tennessee, that will be held July 14 – 17, 2010. After June 2, we will be mailing the name badges for everyone who has registered by June 2 – your name badge is your admission to all of your [Read More]

Great Start to 2010

Great Start to 2010

Nothing sparks inspiration like a new quilt book, and AQS has just released four great titles. So many quilters kept asking her for an updated book, Gwen Marston has authored Liberated Quiltmaking II. It is much more than a revision of the 1996 book, Liberated Quiltmaking, [Read More]

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FREE Block Pattern: Rainbow

FREE Block Pattern: Rainbow

Join four RainbowBlocks to make a fun, foundation paper pieced 12″ square that makes great use of rainbow-color [Read More]

Chilly Challenge

On a blazing-hot Wednesday afternoon in Paducah, KY, several staff members represented the American Quilter’s Society [Read More]

Enter Now! 2015 May Be Your Year!

Enter Now! 2015 May Be Your Year!

AQS Quilt Contest Coordinator Andrea Ray is pleased to announce that we are now accepting quilt contest entries for AQS [Read More]

Free Janome Pattern: JUMPING JACKS Quilt

Free Janome Pattern: JUMPING JACKS Quilt

It may look like a work out, but these jumping jacks are easily made with wedges! Kaye Wood shows how to quilt this [Read More]

“Dew”dles in the Grass at Chattanooga

“Dew”dles in the Grass at Chattanooga

We received the following note from Alexa Lett, a member of an art community of Chattanooga, Tennessee that is housed [Read More]

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