APQS Machines

October 11, 2016
Watch and learn about George - our sit-down quilting machine
Take a closer look at George, a stationary, sit-down quilting machine from APQS. George has a generous throat space and a large, flat work-space to easily maneuver your quilt. Quilters across the world use George and proudly bear the title, “APQS Artist.”
August 23, 2016
Are you ready for a longarm quilting machine?
Innovations in longarm quilting machines, such as stitch regulators and simple table design, have made machine quilting easy, even for beginners. Technological advances have made these machines affordable for home use. If you are ready to investigate the possibility of a longarm machine, use these tips to help you with your search.
August 9, 2016
Want to start your own quilting business? Take these steps first...
If you love machine quilting, it’s possible to turn your passion into a nice income. In this post I’ve pulled together some steps to make your machine quilting business successful while keeping the fun in it.
July 19, 2016
What's the difference between manual mode & stitch regulated mode?
When the APQS Millennium, or Mille, longarm quilting machine was introduced to the quilting world in 1999, everyone was mesmerized because it came equipped with a new feature called a Stitch Regulator.
July 12, 2016
Most common questions about APQS longarm quilting machines
As National Education Director at APQS I have the pleasure of traveling to many different quilt shows each year. But no matter what part of the country I’m in, quilters who are considering adding a longarm to their studio invariably wonder about the very same things:
June 21, 2016
APQS Video Tutorial: How to calibrate your low bobbin indicator
In this video tutorial we'll show you how to calibrate your low bobbin indicator, which easily keep tabs on your bobbin thread level and your top thread status when quilting with an APQS Freedom or Millennium longarm.
December 19, 2015
APQS Video: Take an up-close look at Millie
In this video, Angela Huffman, APQS Dealer and Educator, gives you a close-up tour of Millie and all its features.
November 24, 2015
Watch how simple it is to set up an APQS longarm quilting machine
It's fast and easy to set up an APQS quilting machine, even one with a Quilt Path computerized quilting system.
November 3, 2015
Longarm giveaway winner says winning Millie was better than winning a car
Debbie Paul of Murfreesboro, Tennessee almost didn’t win the Millie longarm quilting machine.
October 13, 2015
Longarm giveaway winner transformed master bedroom into quilting studio
After winning a Lucey longarm quilting machine in the Great APQS Longarm Giveaway in 2013, Joyce Labree did what any passionate quilter would do – she transformed her master bedroom into a quilting studio.