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Guild Buzz Featured Guests

May 27th – Quilters Guild of Indianapolis

Watch AQS Guild Buzz with Bonnie
Wednesdays at 3 PM CDT

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Janome HD9 Sewing Machine

You’ll love the Janome HD9 Sewing Machine! Able to tackle any project from home décor to leather making, heavier-weight threads are not a problem for this machine. It can handle up to 11 IBS of presser foot pressure, comes with an automatic thread cutter, and is sturdy and durable.

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Guild Survey

Please help AQS learn more about your guild. Take the AQS Guild Survey. It requires less than 5 minutes and will help us provide better programs and services to meet your guild’s needs.


AQS Recommended Guild Projects

One Million Pillowcase Challenge

The American Quilter’s Society has partnered with American Patchwork & Quilting, an AQS sponsor, to help sew one million pillowcases, which are donated to local agencies. Find step-by-step instructions on the AQS blog.

Quilts of Valor Block Drive

Individuals or groups can make one or more blocks for the Quilts of Valor Foundation presentation in 2020. Watch this video to learn more.

Fidget Quilts

A fidget quilt is a quilt with extra zippers, buttons, and textures designed to keep the hands and fingers busy for Alzheimer’s patients. Watch a fidget quilt video from the 2020 Daytona Beach QuiltWeek Show.

Protective Masks

On the AQS blog, quilters can find tips and a free pattern to sew simple face masks for themselves, friends, and family.

Free Patterns!

AQS has a huge selection of free patterns.
See them all and select your favorites to download.