Dec 142011

Karen Grover has won first place in the National Quilt Museum’s “New Quilts from an Old Favorite – Baskets” contest.  She will be receiving her award at the AQS awards banquet in Paducah, her quilt will be featured on the cover of the book that shows all the winning entries and she will be signing copies of the book at the museum on Friday morning of quilt week.

Huge congratulations to Karen for a spectacular quilt!

Click HERE to see Karen’s quilt and the 2nd-5th place finishers.


Jan 102011

Robin Gausebeck has won FIRST PLACE in the AQS “New Quilts from an Old Favorite 2010” competition!!!

The old favorite block is orange peel and her winning entry is entitled, “Orange Blossom Special”. She showed her beautiful quilt at a recent guild meeting before she sent it to Paducah. Click HERE to see her winning quilt.

Robin will receive her award during the upcoming Paducah show, which is another great reason for our members to fly down this year!

Congratulations Robin on your well-deserved prize!

Mar 272010

Robin Gausebeck and Claudia Hauch are featured in the Rockford Register Star GO section today. Robin’s quilt, “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Nouveau” is being shown at the National Quilt Museum through June 15th and will travel through the end of 2011. Claudia’s quilt, “Floral Challenge” is a semifinalist for the 2010 American Quilter’s Society Quilt Show in Paducah. Congratulations to both!

Click HERE to read the full article.