Learn quilt appraisal. Become a Certified Appraiser!
We are so excited to be welcoming our Quilt Appraisal classes back to their home in Paducah. Whether you’re interested in becoming an AQS Certified Quilt Appraiser or just want to learn about quilt history, there’s a class in Paducah for you.
Quilt Dating Class
Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., April 23, 2020 – AQS QuiltWeek Show – Paducah
The Quilt Dating class on Thursday, April 23 is open to everyone wanting to learn how to date a quilt. You’ll spend the day with Certified Quilt Appraiser Carol Butzke. Learn how fabrics, stitching, and style tell the story of a quilt’s origins. This is a great class for those interested in history as it relates to women and textiles. Open to all!
3-Day Quilt Appraisal Skills Class
Monday – Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., April 20-22, 2020 – AQS QuiltWeek Show – Paducah
The 3-Day Appraisal Skills class is an in-depth look into the process and practices of appraising quilts. This is a required course for anyone hoping to become an AQS Certified Quilt Appraiser. Learn the requirements necessary to meet the legal and ethical standards for appraising quilts for insurance, sale, and donation purposes. Work hands-on with quilts to test your skills. Hurry! This class sells out fast.
Certified Appraisers’ Practices and Procedures Course
Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., April 24, 2020 – AQS QuiltWeek Show – Paducah
Calling all AQS Certified Appraisers! Join us for the Certified Appraisers’ Practices and Procedures course on Friday, April 24, for the entire day. This is your chance to catch up on the current climate as it relates to quilt appraising. Brush up on your skills with the Appraisal Committee. Limited seats, so register today.
If you’re interested in learning a bit about quilt history without taking an all-day class, we have the perfect option! At just an hour long and priced at $12 for AQS Members, a lecture is just the right dose of history for the busy show-goer.
We can’t wait to see you in Paducah!