Tag: APQS

Win an APQS longarm quilting machine with all the options worth $21,695

Our friends at APQS brought back the much-anticipated APQS Longarm Giveaway earlier this month and this time they’re giving away a Freedom longarm machine equipped with all the bells and whistles. To sign up for the contest, visit the APQS site – and remember, you can enter once per day until June 30 to increase…

Living, Loving, Longarming.

I’m learning more about longarming because we’re going to be doing a series about it on Quilty. Here’s a picture from a longarm lesson I had…oh gee. It was about a year and a half ago, I think. Dawn Cavanaugh from APQS in Des Moines, IA was the best teacher ever. I loved her, loved…

Our Afghan Quilt Project

What started in the beginning of November as a phone call between our publisher, Kristi, and her deployed husband Jason, turned into a month-long project in our office. Our goal was to create 29 quilts to ship to Jason’s unit! These soldiers were cold!  Government issued sleeping bags are short.  Especially for these six-foot-plus soldiers who are…