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AQS QuiltWeek
Here is a list of the 2013 AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah winners.
Kathleen Windsor’s beautiful quilt won the 2nd Place award in the wall quilt, hand-quilted category at Lancaster this year. It took Kathleen three years to hand quilt her quilt. This was Kathleen’s first entry in an AQS show. Watch the video and see just how lovely this quilt is.  
Watch this inspiring video that is a tribute to friendship, love, and the power of quiltmaking. Be prepared to shed a tear.
See a quilt with 76,260 beads! That’s how many beads Michele Lea hand-sewed on her Honorable Mention quilt from Lancaster 2013. Watch the video and see and hear how this quilt came to be.
DO YOU HAVE COPYRIGHT QUESTIONS? Here are some answers for AQS contests. by Bonnie Browning, Executive Show Director The American Quilter’s Society has been receiving questions recently regarding copyright permission for quilts displayed in AQS contests. You can make quilts from many sources for your own personal use without obtaining any kind of permission; that...
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.
Here is a video from our archives that is as helpful today as it was when Bonnie Browning first made it. Bonnie is our executive show director, an author, quilter, teacher, quilt judge, and lecturer (she does it all!). Thousands of quilts have been sent to us for exhibit at our shows through the years...
Jenny Bowker narrates this fascinating video featuring Tarek and Hosam,  two of the Tentmakers of Cairo.
The American Quilter’s Society’s very own Meredith Schroeder is the 2013 Inductee to The Quilters Hall of Fame. We just couldn’t be prouder! This award is presented every year by The Quilters Hall of Fame to a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the world of quilting. Here is what The Quilters Hall...
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