Longarm Guild: Finished Edges

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Mary Bauer Yo-Yo edges

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, February 7 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month Mary will be giving a presentation on a variety of finished edges on quilts. While her quilts were hanging here in the showroom we were all awed by her prairie point and curvy bindings and the…

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Longarm Guild: Quilt Labels

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Quilt Label

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, December 6 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. Throughout the year, many of you have asked about labeling your quilts. Beth and Linda have volunteered to give a program on “high tech” and “low tech” ways to label your quilts! If you’ve been unsure about how…

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Longarm Guild: Blog Share

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Kentuckiana Longarm Guild

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, November 1 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month we’ll be doing a blog share. Kelsey will have the projector set up with the laptop so we can see where you find your quilting inspiration! Please send me the web address for your favorite blog here.…

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Longarm Guild: Computerized Quilting

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IntelliQuilter APQS Millie

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, October 4 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month Kathy will be giving a short presentation about computerized quilting and IntelliQuilter, the computerized system she uses on her own machine. Don’t forget to bring an unfinished top for the “How would you quilt this” segment…

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Longarm Guild: A Little Bit This, A Little Bit That

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Kentuckiana Longarm Guild

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, September 6 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month Linda will be giving a short talk she’s calling “A Little Bit This, A Little Bit That.” Inspired by several of the questions that come up in our meetings, she’ll talk about a tool, top and…

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Longarm Guild: Bring Your Favorite Quilting Books!

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Bethanne Nemesh quilting books

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, August 2 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month Jane is asking everyone to bring in their favorite quilting books. Bring in 1 or 2 books that really inspire you to start quilting! We’ll go around the table so everyone can share the books they…

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50 Quilts in a Day!

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Louisville Nimble Thimbles Cuddle Care

Have you ever attempted to quilt 50 quilts in a day? That’s exactly what the Louisville Nimble Thimbles did last week! Throughout the year, the guild holds workshops for members of all skill levels to practice their piecing skills. They make hundreds of love covers for the kids at the local children’s hospital every year.…

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Longarm Guild: Grid Based Quilting Designs

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Grid based filler quilting design. Quilted by Angela Huffman on APQS Millennium longarm quilting machine.

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, August 3 at 10:00am at the Quilted Joy showroom. This month we’ll continue discussing grid based quilting designs! Last month we gave an introduction to grid based quilting with some common designs. This month it’s time to let your imagination take off! We had a couple of volunteers who…

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Cuddle Care Quilts!

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A member of Louisville Nimble Thimbles uses the APQS Lenni to wonky log cabin for Kosiar Chairities

The fifteenth century writer John Heywood once said, “Many hands make light work.”  Last week, the Louisville Nimble Thimbles proved him right!  They brought stacks of tops, batting and backings to quilt for their Cuddle Care program and left with a huge pile of quilted quilts. During the year, Louisville Nimble Thimbles offers a number of educational programs…

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