Sunday August 30th 2015

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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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]

Developing the Artist Within Through Quilts and Wearable Arts with Melinda Bula

Developing the Artist Within Through Quilts and Wearable Arts with Melinda Bula

Melinda Bula, from El Dorado Hills, California, has been sewing since she was a young girl. In love with fabric all her [Read More]

The Bee is Buzzing!

The Bee is Buzzing!

Bee Happy! The buzz around the AQS office these days is all about Chattanooga. It’s almost time for QuiltWeek there! [Read More]

So Much Fabric, So Little Room

So Much Fabric, So Little Room

Do you have an entire room for sewing, one with many shelves and cabinet spaces? Or are you spending most of your [Read More]

Free Pattern: Nolan’s Neighborhood Block

Free Pattern: Nolan’s Neighborhood Block

Here’s an adorable house block, Nolan’s Neighborhood, that can be joined to make a colorful village as [Read More]

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