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Want to learn something new? There are many classes at AQS QuiltWeek® – Phoenix, Arizona 2014 that will have you at the top of the class… Technology at its best: Mary Ellen Kranz will be teaching Photoshop Elements for Fabric Artists. If you have ever been afraid of the BIG Photoshop program, then this is...
Turn Electric Quilt 7 into a designing and digitizing dream for embroidery, quilting designs, and appliqué! With EQStitch, your EQ7 drawings will come to life with over 500 built-in embroidery, machine appliqué, quilting, and redwork designs. You’ll be able to create or import embroidery designs in minutes, or import photos to trace. Personalize any project...
Color VALUE: What is it? The color value of a fabric is simply a measurement of lightness or darkness – contrast – when compared to other colors within a design. It’s an important determination to make when deciding whether your fabrics will blend or contrast. Why is it important? Have you ever used gorgeous fabrics, finished a...
Like so many other quilters, I was tremendously inspired last spring when the American Folk Art Museum exhibited 650 red-and-white American quilts in the Park Avenue Armory, the largest-ever exhibition of quilts in New York City’s history http://www.folkartmuseum.org/infinitevariety. The quilts were on loan from the collection of Joanna S. Rose. Those fortunate enough to attend...
I wasn’t at the AQS Paducah show this year and there’s a very good reason. My only daughter, unaware that the 2011 show was one week later than usual because of Easter, scheduled her wedding for May 1st in South Carolina. As much as I love meeting all the contest winners and catching up with...