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September 9, 2013
You use your sewing scissors and shears so often that you may not stop to think about them! Follow these handy tips to care for your sewing scissors so that they will stay sharp and precise for many sewing years to come: • Don’t force a cut – you’re likely to unbalance the setting. And...
As we move into Part 3 – Quilt Storage – with light, humidity, temperature and clean conditions in mind, let’s think about how to put quilts away when they are not being used. Part 3 – QUILT STORAGE Where? One of the best places to store a quilt is in a low-lit, relatively-unused bedroom –...
What an exciting moment for AQS author Linda J. Hahn and American Quilter’s Society when the results of the Living Now Book Awards were announced! Linda’s book, New York Beauty Diversified, published by American Quilter’s Society, was chosen as the Gold Award winner in Living Now’s Crafts/Hobbies/Collecting category. The Living Now Book Awards recognize books that help...
Ann spent many years fine tuning her quilting skills, and now has gone from a more traditional skill set back to designing and creating art quilts, painted fabric, and using a method she calls Really Free Motion quilting.