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Posts Tagged ‘Liberated Medallion Quilts’

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]

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]

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CONGRATULATIONS SHARON KEELING!

CONGRATULATIONS SHARON KEELING!

Today, Sharon Keeling is celebrating her birthday and her wedding anniversary while bidding us farewell as she begins [Read More]

The Gala of the Unexpected Quilt Contest

The Gala of the Unexpected Quilt Contest

Historically, quilts had a cloth top and back, some form of batting in the middle, and were stitched together with [Read More]

Guild Honors Military With Quilts

Guild Honors Military With Quilts

(Photo Credit: Aaron Rosenblatt/Daily Republic) The words security and safety describe the efforts of US soldiers. [Read More]

Video: STARS ON MARS, Best of Show at Lancaster, 2015

Video: STARS ON MARS, Best of Show at Lancaster, 2015

Here’s a close-up look at the Best of Show quilt from the recent AQS QuiltWeek in Lancaster, Pennsylvania! STARS ON [Read More]

Two Tutorials: Easter Appliqué from BERNINA®!

Two Tutorials: Easter Appliqué from BERNINA®!

New from BERNINA®: Two adorable Easter projects! Are you hosting an Easter brunch or special springtime event? Make [Read More]

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