Don’t miss these great AQS QuiltWeek Spring Paducah Events:
Save your place and get tickets before they are sold out!
AQS Award Presentation
Be the first to see the contest winners and enjoy music from American Idol finalist Tristan McIntosh! Join emcee Victoria Findlay Wolfe and hundreds of your closest quilting friends as we all find out who the winners are. The Janome America Best of Show, AQS Best Hand Workmanship, BERNINA of America Best Stationary Machine Workmanship, APQS Best Movable Machine Workmanship, and the Hobbs Bonded Fibers Best Wall Quilt awards will all be revealed onstage at The Carson Center. Hors d’oeuvres will be served in the lobby from 4:30 to 5:00 p.m. and Tristan will perform from 5:00 to 5:30 p.m. We can’t wait to see you there!
Be first in line to see the incredible quilts and vendors we have in store for you in Paducah and support The National Quilt Museum while you’re at it! Limited tickets are sold for this event, giving you plenty of room to move through the Expo and Convention Centers to view the quilts and buy from the vendors. (Visit Finkel’s Hurt Book Sale at the Finkel Building on Kentucky Ave. on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
All-Star Review – Saturday
Join us for our ever-popular All-Star Review and learn techniques from this year’s instructors. Each instructor will give a 10-minute demonstration to all participants from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. After 2:30 p.m., meet the instructors and purchase their books, patterns, and tools. You can even get an autograph or two. A booklet with printed handouts is provided to each participant. This event always sells out fast, so hurry and get your tickets today! The Saturday presentations are different from Wednesday’s event. Get your Saturday tickets quick, Wednesday is already sold out!
Lynn Koolish is a fiber artist, teacher, and author. She is most known for her hand-dyed and painted fabrics, as well as her mixed-media art. Lynn’s quilts have appeared in several books, magazines, and local and national quilt shows. Her classes include Color, Texture, and Translucency for Fiber Collage, Fabric Painting: Surface Design Play Day!, Painting on Fabric: Palette Knives and Monoprinting, and Surface & Fiber Experiments: Paint, Quilt, Stitch, and Embellish. Her classes are held at the Paducah School of Art and Design.