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Bonnie Browning
Two past AQS winners, Norma Grissom of Corinth, and Dorothy Dailey from Burnsville, are being honored in their home state of Mississippi by the Mississippi Quilt Association which created a Mississippi Quilt legacy committee. Quilts by Norma and Dorothy will hang in the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum in Jackson, Mississippi, until October.  Articles recognizing...
Want to learn something new? There are many classes at AQS QuiltWeek® – Phoenix, Arizona 2014 that will have you at the top of the class… Technology at its best: Mary Ellen Kranz will be teaching Photoshop Elements for Fabric Artists. If you have ever been afraid of the BIG Photoshop program, then this is...
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. Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, announced Paducah’s designation today along with Enghien-les-Bains (France) and Sapporo (Japan)...
The American Quilter’s Society was delighted to sponsor a quilt auction for the Libby Lehman Medical Fund during AQS QuiltWeek® – Grand Rapids, Michigan 2013. A total of 78 items were sold—the Janome 8900 Sewing Machine sold for $2,500 and some quilts went for around $500 each. We’d like to offer a special THANK YOU to the...
Have you visited the AQS channel on YouTube? The AQS channel is:  quilttv (that is quilt tv all run together). Click here to go directly to quilttv. Then you can subscribe to the quilttv channel or just bookmark that page so you can easily return. What is on Quilttv? You will find interviews with winners...
Here is a list of the 2013 AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah winners.
Sad news – on March 12, 2013, Patricia B. Campbell passed away. We knew Pat as a quilt artist, teacher, lecturer, and author of several AQS books. She was known for her unique style of Jacobean appliqué. Pat’s use of non-traditional style patterns and bold colors have won her many ribbons and awards. Her effervescent...
AQS Contest Coordinator Andrea Fowler interviews Christine Wickert, who won the Best of Show award at AQS QuiltWeek in Lancaster, PA. Learn how Christine works with silk in making her prize-winning quilt.
You know how a quilt will actually talk to you and take on a life of its own, moving you in an unexpected direction? That has happened to me in the arc of my life, so I’ve retired from AQS. Although unplanned and sooner than expected, I presume this is just another part of my...
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