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Congratulations to the Grand Rapids AQS QuiltWeek Quilt Contest winners! Take a look...
In a tremendous “win” for the art of quilting, Ann Loveless took ArtPrize 2013’s $200,000 first-place popular-vote prize. ArtPrize, which lasts 19 days and covers three square miles of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan, is the city’s fifth annual art competition. SLEEPING BEAR DUNE LAKESHORE depicts a Lake Michigan dunes scene on a 20-foot, four-panel quilt, demonstrating...
The Tuesday Night Friends from Ann Arbor, Michigan, gather weekly to have quilting fun – and there was plenty of fun for them at the AQS QuiltWeek – Grand Rapids 2013 Ultimate Guild Challenge! Last year, the Tuesday Night Friends Guild saw the challenge as an opportunity to do something fun together. After creating a...
Take a stroll with me down the Chareh el Khiamiah, or “street of the tentmakers.” Found in the heart of Old Islamic Cairo, it is the only place where the street is still covered as in days of old. The sun fights its way through the openings in the roofs, casting patterns of light and...