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January 19, 2021
Free quilt pattern: Woven Treasures
For this pattern, Heidi of Hen & Chicks Studio cleverly arranged long strips of fabric to create the illusion that they are woven together.
January 11, 2021
Video Tutorial: Chevron Sound Waves
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to take a border and break it into spaces and fill it with a simple design. She calls this out of the box design "Chevron Sound Waves".
December 29, 2020
Our most popular posts of 2020
From easy-to-follow tutorials to actionable tips, these nine articles are the ones that received the most visits in 2020.
December 22, 2020
Free quilt pattern: Forest Snowfall
Looking for a wintery quilt to match the season? You'll love Forest Snowfall by APQS Dealer Myrna Ficken of A Quilter's Choice.
December 15, 2020
Accessories and gadgets for sit-down quilting
In this video, APQS Education Director Dawn Cavanaugh shows you several gadgets that make sit-down quilting easier, from basting the layers to moving the fabric, as well as how optional accessory feet on our sit-down machine George make ruler work, stippling and applique outlining easy to do.
December 8, 2020
Video Tutorial: Seedling Border
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shares a great border design for plant lovers called “Seedling."
December 1, 2020
Useful tools for APQS George machines
New gadgets pop up all the time to make quilting easier. In this article, Education Director Dawn Cavanaugh shares some useful tools for APQS George owners.
November 24, 2020
Free quilt pattern: Star Dust
Looking for an elegant quilt pattern with half square triangles? You'll love Star Dust by APQS Dealer Cathy Thayer of Fabric Bash.
November 17, 2020
Quilt basting techniques for a longarm quilting machine
In this video, you'll discover techniques for securing your quilt layers together on a longarm quilting machine. We cover everything from stabilizing the edges when loading it to your frame...to earning extra money basting the quilt for hand quilters. APQS Education Director Dawn Cavanaugh even shows you how to baste the quilt if you're a sit-down machine quilter.
November 10, 2020
Video Tutorial: Boutonniere Border
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shares a beautiful border design called “Boutonniere.”