Month

October 2014
Do you want to add a new free-motion technique to your longarm quilting repertoire? Add texture and interest to your quilts with paisley feathers! Join HQ ambassador Angela Walters (www.quiltingismytherapy.com) as she demonstrates an easy-to-learn paisley feather technique that adds both texture and modern flair to your quilts. Angela quilts on an HQ18 Avanté, but...
Katie Larson from Kansas City won a ribbon at AQS QuiltWeek – Des Moines, Iowa 2014 in the Wall Quilts – Modern category with WELCOME TO COLORFUL COLORADO. It was her first contest entry! Hear about it in this video interview with AQS Executive Show Director, Bonnie Browning. YES, YOU CAN ENTER, TOO! Please try....
AQS recently received this heartfelt e-mail: Hello. My name is Chip Bradway. I am writing on behalf of my mother Sheri. I am inquiring about finding volunteers to help on a project of ours. In 2013, my brother, Rod Bradway, was a policeman who was killed in the line of duty while responding to a...
Joann Webb’s quilt, HERALDS OF SPRING, won the Best Hand Workmanship Award at AQS QuiltWeek® — Des Moines, Iowa 2014. Joann explains the unique hand appliqué and quilting techniques that she used on this beautifully detailed quilt in this video interview with AQS Executive Show Director Bonnie Browning.
Join us for a four-part series quilt, Maple Cabin by Linda Hahn
Kimberly Einmo’s quilt, FIRE AND ICE, won Best Modern Quilt at AQS QuiltWeek® – Chattanooga, Tennessee 2014. MORE GREAT NEWS: We’re pleased to announce that the FIRE AND ICE pattern is coming soon to ShopAQS! Watch as Kimberly explains a little about the planning, construction, and challenges she faced in making the quilt in this...
The quilting world was stunned to hear that well-known quilter, designer, and quilting tool innovator Pam Bono died on September 21, 2014, at her home in Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Pam was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. When she realized that her first career as a graphic artist was not what she wanted to...