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Posts Tagged ‘Paducah’

Paducah Named UNESCO Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art

Paducah Named UNESCO Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art

Nov. 21, 2013, Paducah, Ky. – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has designated Paducah, Kentucky, the world’s seventh City of Crafts and Folk Art, making the city a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. [Read More]

QuiltWeek® – Paducah Named Top 20 Event By Southeast Tourism Society

QuiltWeek® – Paducah Named Top 20 Event By Southeast Tourism Society

The Southeast Tourism Society has recognized AQS QuiltWeek® – Paducah, Kentucky 2014 as a TOP 20 EVENT in the Southeast. Paducah, Ky., is an historic river town that flows with creativity and becomes the Mecca for quilters and quilt enthusiasts each spring. Enjoy the [Read More]

Free Quilting Seminar in Paducah, Ky., featuring MARK SHERMAN

Free Quilting Seminar in Paducah, Ky., featuring MARK SHERMAN

Mark L. Sherman of Remarkable Quilts is an internationally acclaimed and award-winning quilt artist. His stunning quilts include WINGS AND FEATHERS, POPPY’S RAINBOW, TREE OF LIFE, and WISTERIA. Join us on November 9, 2013, from 10 a.m. to Noon (CST) at First Baptist [Read More]

AQS – Libby Lehman Benefit Auction

AQS – Libby Lehman Benefit Auction

On April 30, 2013, Libby Lehman had a ruptured aneurysm in her doctor’s office and she was rushed to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where she had surgery. Several days later she suffered a stroke and vascular spasms. Her medical bills are mounting and will continue. This [Read More]

Quilt Takes a Life of Its Own

Quilt Takes a Life of Its Own

Meet Sheila Frampton-Cooper Her entry into the AQS QuiltWeek™ – Paducah, Kentucky 2013 Contest, titled FANTASYLAND, took home the TinLizzie18 Judge’s Recognition Award chosen by Libby Lehman. A huge fan of Libby, Sheila is incredibly honored to have been chosen [Read More]

Big Inspiration in a Small Package

Big Inspiration in a Small Package

The AQS QuiltWeek™ – Paducah, Kentucky event is famed around the world for its many contributions to quilting. Not only do quilters earn the largest cash awards for quilting in the world, miniature quilt artists find a showcase and platform for their unique mastery of [Read More]

Paducah

Paducah

What a pleasure it was to see the TQL readers who stopped by our booth in Paducah. You’re the reason we make the magazine, and I felt humbled and honored by your kind words. When I got home, I was still on sensory overload. Now, after a few days, I realize I can’t stop [Read More]

Retirement Reception for Christine N. Brown

Retirement Reception for Christine N. Brown

The American Quilter’s Society gathered at The National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Kentucky, to say farewell to Christine N. Brown on January 17, 2013. Chris served as the Editor-in-Chief of American Quilter magazine for eight years. It is always difficult to know exactly [Read More]

Meredith Schroeder 2013 Inductee in The Quilters Hall of Fame

Meredith Schroeder 2013 Inductee in The Quilters Hall of Fame

The American Quilter’s Society’s very own Meredith Schroeder is the 2013 Inductee to The Quilters Hall of Fame. We just couldn’t be prouder! This award is presented every year by The Quilters Hall of Fame to a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the [Read More]

Contest Deadline for QuiltWeek™ in Paducah Approaching

Did you include entering a major quilt contest on your “quilting” bucket list? If you answered “YES,” then there’s no reason why the AQS QuiltWeek™ – Paducah contest in April 2013 can’t be the one for you. More than $120,000 in [Read More]

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