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needle turn applique
Melissa Winters, AQS Director of Education, enjoys a visit with Mary Shotwell, the recipient of the Best Longarm Workmanship Award at AQS QuiltWeek® – Des Moines, Iowa 2013. Mary was surprised when she came to see the guild quilts and found out about the award for AUNTIE’S RED HOT GARDEN in an extraordinary way. Looking...
Jean Clark was the third place winner in the handquilted bed quilts category at the 2012 AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Des Moines. Her techniques include needle turn appliqué and a technique that she likes to call “echo stippling.” Jean spent over 2,000 hours on the hand appliqué and another 2,000 hours on the handquilting.  Take...
Darlene Christopherson shows us how to thread baste for hand needle turned applique.