We’re privileged to pass along this illustrated tutorial from our friends at BERNINA. It’s the first in a series called Accurate Piecing Basics. Cutting is the first step in the long process of creating a quilt and perhaps the single most important step. After all, you’re never going to accomplish beautifully pieced blocks if you start…Details
May flower baskets abound on this charming queen-size quilt. Fill your baskets with bouquets of scraps to showcase the simple vintage style made from squares and half square triangles.
Learn how to make French and Colonial embroidery knots like an expert in this tip from award-winning quilter Alice Wilhoit, author of the book Crazy Patchwork and the pattern Hummingbirds & Friends, a block of the month available at ShopAQS.com. These knots are only the beginning! Alice is the instructor of the class Crazy Patchwork Techniques…Details
Each year, Bonita and Dean Tooley hop into their mini motor home in Edgewood, New Mexico, and drive more than 1,000 miles to Paducah, Kentucky, for QuiltWeek. When the Tooleys first came to Paducah for the quilt show in 1999, they were “spellbound” by the quilts, the dogwoods, and the red carpet welcome they received…Details
Arandano, Marilyn Badger’s stunning Janome America Best of Show quilt at AQS QuiltWeek – Paducah, Kentucky 2016, is an incredible quilt.
Marilyn explains her creative process and her big surprise in this video interview with AQS Executive Show Director Bonnie Browning.