This year’s AQS QuiltWeek– Paducah, Kentucky, featured some of the best work from across the globe we’ve ever seen. With over 400 entries from forty-three states and eight countries, the world of quilting was once again well represented.
Many of the more than 30,000 attendees in Paducah, April 24-27, 2013, had a chance to view these masterpieces and even chat with some of the winners. To continue the celebration, we’ve compiled a virtual experience for everyone to enjoy. Re-live the excitement of AQS QuiltWeek – Paducah, Kentucky 2013 from the comfort of your own home.
Janome Best of Show
Collaborating across the country, Renae Haddadin and Karen Kay Buckley’s piece, titled FIESTA MEXICO, took home top honors in 2013. Both the quilters themselves and the eager crowd were excited they could join their collaboration and bask in the glow of winning such a prestigious award.
Bonnie Browning sat down with them during the show to give everyone the behind-the-scenes detail on this jaw-dropping work. Learn how the quilters collaborated from Utah and Pennsylvania, all while inspired by the neighbors to the south in Mexico.