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American Quilter's Society
PO Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002-3290

Toll-free (for orders only, please):
Phone: 270-898-7903
Fax: 270-898-1173

Physical Street Address for UPS/FedEx Shipments Only:
5801 Kentucky Dam Road Paducah, KY 42003-9323

Quilting Community AQS Authors

Judy Woodworth

Judy Woodworth

Judy is an International Award winning quilter and author. Her books, Freemotion Quilting, Make Your Own Quilting Designs & Patterns, and now her current one, The Art of Quilting: Machine Techniques & Designs, were published with the American Quilter’s Society. In 2012, she was the winner of the QuiltWeek® - Paducah, KY Best Longarm Quilter Award. She has been nominated three times as Best Machine Quilting Teacher and in 2014, she was named Best Machine Quilting Teacher at MQX.

She has written many articles published in professional machine quilter’s magazines including: On Track, Machine Quilting Unlimited, The Quilt Life, and AQ magazine. In March of 2013, she was honored on the cover of Machine Quilting Unlimited as their featured quilter.

Judy has been featured on Linda Taylor’s Longarm quilting show called The Quilting School, Alex Anderson and Ricky Tim’s The Quilt Show, and Jodie Davis’s Quilt It: The Long Arm Quilting Show.

Some of her most exciting quilting awards were winning first place twice at the International Quilt Show in Houston. Judy has won many awards at the American Quilter’s Society shows, including Best Longarm Quilter, multiple awards at the Machine Quilter’s Expo, and several dozen awards at the International Machine Quilting Showcase. She’s also received a hundred other awards including Best of Show at the Nebraska State Fair which displayed over 700 quilts.

Judy has been married to her high school sweetheart for almost fifty years. He helps her paint many of her quilts. Her five children and eleven grandchildren have all been her biggest supporters in her quilting career.


Books by Judy Woodworth