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As plans for the new fall AQS QuiltWeek in 2017 are gaining momentum, a new project is underway in Paducah, Kentucky, that will combine art, quilts, and the convention center flood wall! Adding another layer of quilts to the Paducah scene involves a series of Quilt City USA® Murals that will debut in September 2017....
Above, the Schroeder family upon the re-naming of the Paducah Expo Center to the William and Meredith Schroeder Expo Center. This designation was made on March 1, 2016 by the Convention Center Corporation as a way of thanking the family that founded the quilt show in Paducah. Following is a press release regarding the announcement...
Here in Quilt City USA®, autumn is finally peeking around the corner and we love it. It’s all about beautiful leaves and cooling breezes! Take a look at some of the dramatic colors and fine workmanship on these leaf quilts from the Galleries at MyQuiltPlace. Here’s a beauty from Vikki Pignatelli, AGAINST ALL ODDS, posted in...
Nov. 21, 2013, Paducah, Ky. – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has designated Paducah, Kentucky, the world’s seventh City of Crafts and Folk Art, making the city a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, announced Paducah’s designation today along with Enghien-les-Bains (France) and Sapporo (Japan)...
Tim Langlitz is the Marketing Director for the American Quilter’s Society and recently pointed out that he is not “the new guy” any longer. He has been with AQS for two years now. Our marketing director enjoys working from his home in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he is very busy with his family; he has five...