Thursday August 21st 2014

Posts Tagged ‘piecing’

Go to Pieces at Lancaster!

Go to Pieces at Lancaster!

At AQS QuiltWeek workshops, you can learn to put the pieces together…better! We’re gearing up for another fun and educational series of workshops at AQS QuiltWeek® – Lancaster, Pennsylvania, March 12-15, 2014. Our star-studded lineup of piecing instructors [Read More]

AQS Releases from Einmo & Woodworth

AQS Releases from Einmo & Woodworth

Now available from AQS Publishing, two books that are a must for any quilter’s library:   Precut Bonanza: 200 Pieced Blocks from Cut Strips & Shapes by Kimberly Einmo This is the ultimate guide for using precut fabrics in pieced blocks! Follow [Read More]

Let Easy Batik Landscape Quilts Help You Use Your Batiks

Let Easy Batik Landscape Quilts Help You Use Your Batiks

Batik fabrics are often some of the most treasured in our fabric stash. The vibrant colors and one-of-a-kind designs make them truly unique. Maybe that’s why so many of us have a terrible time actually using them. How many times have you put a batik fabric back on the [Read More]

How to Measure for a Mitered Border

  Ann Seely, AQS author, shows how to measure multiple mitered borders so they sew together perfectly.   Click here for more information about Ann Seely and her book “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Piecing” that she co-authored with her sister Joyce Stewart. [Read More]

Some Assembly Required: Mixed Technique Quilts

Some Assembly Required: Mixed Technique Quilts

If you like trying new quilting techniques, then you are going to love our newest AQS Publishing  book by Margie Engel. Some Assembly Required: Mixed Technique Quilts will guide you through mixing and matching different technique and design options. There are eight happy, [Read More]

September is National Sewing Month

September is National Sewing Month

 National Sewing Month was first celebrated in  1982 after President Ronald Reagan declared September as National Sewing Month “In recognition of the importance of home sewing to our Nation.” There are so many forms of  “home” sewing that I can’t [Read More]

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The Quilt Life: The Final Issue

The Quilt Life: The Final Issue

The American Quilter’s Society has made the very difficult decision to cease publishing The Quilt Life magazine after [Read More]

Free Pattern: KIRUTO by Scott Murkin

Free Pattern: KIRUTO by Scott Murkin

This pieced quilt is a unique example of tessellating. The block design is visually obscured, and a subtle illusion of [Read More]

Des Moines Special Events 2014

Des Moines Special Events 2014

Everyone enjoys the AQS QuiltWeek events! From the outstanding contest entry quilts and fantastic special exhibits to [Read More]

Best Wall Quilt at Charlotte in 2014

Jackie Perry won the Best Wall Quilt award at AQS QuiltWeek – Charlotte, NC 2014. Her quilt, BALTIMORE ALBUM [Read More]

Free Pattern: STARS IN THE GARDEN

Free Pattern: STARS IN THE GARDEN

Bring your blooming garden inside! Pam Bono’s STARS IN THE GARDEN pattern for place mats and a table topper [Read More]

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