Thursday September 3rd 2015

Posts Tagged ‘Gwen Marston’

Free Pattern: Liberated String Medallion by Gwen Marston

Free Pattern: Liberated String Medallion by Gwen Marston

String quilts are, by their very nature, liberated quilts. Because there’s no set block pattern, every string quilt is an original! Gwen Marston couldn’t resist combining her liberated blocks into a medallion-style layout. The result? A wallhanging with pizazz AND [Read More]

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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Fabric Printing: Make It Better!

Fabric Printing: Make It Better!

Make it a memorable year when you print photographs of the special times on fabric to create one-of-a-kind quilts, [Read More]

Free Pattern: Wendy’s Waves Block

Free Pattern: Wendy’s Waves Block

Some call it a trendy chevron pattern, but we know that wave or zig-zag designs have been around for decades, no matter [Read More]

Video: Teri Cherne, Best Longarm Winner at Syracuse 2015

Video: Teri Cherne, Best Longarm Winner at Syracuse 2015

Teri Cherne took home the Best Longarm Machine Quilt award at AQS QuiltWeek 2015 in Syracuse, New York. In this video, [Read More]

Journeys Thru Art Guild Wins 2015 Guild Challenge

Journeys Thru Art Guild Wins 2015 Guild Challenge

First Place winners of the Ultimate Guild Challenge held during AQS QuiltWeek – Grand Rapids, Michigan 2015 are [Read More]

When Quilters Get Together, Great Things Happen!

When Quilters Get Together, Great Things Happen!

AQS was honored to participate in the Quilt Sew-In sponsored by the Des Moines Area Quilter’s Guild during the 2015 [Read More]

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