AQS Fall Dream Studio Giveaway

Prize Gallery

Grand Prize

HQ18 Avanté® and HQ Studio Frame

One (1) Handi Quilter Machine Quilting System to include:

HQ18 Avanté® and HQ Studio Frame with Precision-Glide aluminum track.

The HQ18 Avanté longarm quilting machine system offers the following features:

  • 18" throat to accommodate your bigger projects
  • 2 stitch regulation modes: Precision or Cruise
  • 4 to 18 stitches-per-inch
  • 15" of open quilting space
  • 2 color touch-screens: switch quickly from manual to stitch-regulation mode
  • Menu-controlled LED lights
  • Up to 1800 precision stitches-per-minute
  • Stitch counters
  • Built-in diagnostics
  • Integrated, adjustable laser light
  • Includes delivery to Prizewinner’s residence, within the 48 contiguous United States only, and training by an authorized HQ Representative (training may be conducted at the Representative’s business location)


MSRP of the HQ18 Avanté & HQ Studio Frame $9,995.00 (U.S.)
Estimated ARV including shipping/delivery $10,340.00 (U.S.)

Horizon Memory Craft 8200 QC from JanomeeOne (1) Horizon Memory Craft 8200 QC from Janome to include:

Get all the space and features you could need with your essential accessories package! The Horizon Memory Craft 8200 QC offers creativity and control right out of the box. With high demand Janome features like AcuFeed Flex™, your next quilting or sewing project can be accomplished more quickly and more easily than you ever could have dreamed. 120 built in stitches, a Start/Stop button for foot control free sewing, and an easy one-step Needle Plate conversion makes this the ideal machine for anyone.

MSRP of the Horizon Memory Craft 8200 QC $3,499.00 (U.S.)

The GO! Platinum Collection Starter SetThe GO! Platinum Collection Starter Set

The GO! Platinum Collection Starter Set is really so much more than a starter set! With 51 of the Top 100 GO! dies, this set is designed to keep even the most dedicated quilter busy. With versatility in shapes and sizes, you'll find everything you need to cut quickly—leaving more time for sewing!

AccuQuilt® better cuts make better quilts

 

 

Product listing:

  • GO! Fabric Cutter (55100)
  • GO! Fabric Cutter Tote and Die Bag (55250)
  • GO! Die Storage Rack (55115)
  • GO! Square-6 1/2" (6" Finished) (55000)
  • GO! Half Square Triangle-6" Finished Square (55001)
  • GO! Quarter Square Triangle-6" Finished Square (55002)
  • GO! Square-3 1/2" (3" Finished) (55006)
  • GO! Round Flower (55007)
  • GO! Feathers (55008)
  • GO! Half Square Triangle-3" Finished Square (55009)
  • GO! Square-5" (4 1/2" Finished) (55010)
  • GO! Hexagon-1", 1 1/2", 2" Sides (55011)
  • GO! Circle-2", 3", 5" (55012)
  • GO! Rag Square-8 1/2" (55013)
  • GO! Tumbler-3 1/2" (3" Finished) (55015)
  • GO! Strip Cutter-2 1/2" (2" Finished) 3 Strips (55017)
  • GO! Tumbler-6 1/2" (6" Finished) (55020)
  • GO! Square-2" (1 1/2" Finished) (55022)
  • GO! Strip Cutter-1 1/2" (1" Finished) (55024)
  • GO! Strip Cutter-2" (1 1/2" Finished) (55025)
  • GO! Star-2", 3", 4" (55028)
  • GO! Heart-2", 3", 4" (55029)
  • GO! Critters (55030)
  • GO! Half Square Triangle-4" Finished Square (55031)
  • GO! Strip Cutter-3 1/2" (3" Finished) (55032)
  • GO! Rag Square-5 1/4" (55033)
  • GO! Drunkard's Path-7" Finished (55034)
  • GO! Apple Core (55036)
  • GO! Fall Medley (55041)
  • GO! Holiday Medley (55043)
  • GO! Rose of Sharon #1 by Sharon Pederson (55045)
  • GO! Blazing Star-6" Finished by Eleanor Burns (55051)
  • GO! Strip Cutter-4 1/2" (4" Finished) (55054)
  • GO! Square-8 1/2" (8" Finished) (55058)
  • GO! Square-2 1/2" (2" Finished) Multiples (55059)
  • GO! Square-4 1/2" (4" Finished) Multiples (55060)
  • GO! Sunbonnet Sue (55061)
  • GO! Overall Sam (55062)
  • GO! Half Square Triangle-2" Finished Square-Multiples (55063)
  • GO! Gingham Dog (55064)
  • GO! Calico Cat (55065)
  • GO! Winding Ways-8" Finished (55069)
  • GO! Drunkard's Path-3 1/2" Finished (55070)
  • GO! Dresden Plates (55071)
  • GO! Double Wedding Ring-11 1/2" Finished (2-Die Set) (55078)
  • GO! Strip Cutter-6 1/2" (6" Finished) (55086)
  • GO! Carefree Alphabet Set (2-Die Set) (55092)
  • GO! Quarter Square Triangle-4" Finished Square (55316)
  • GO! Birds (55324)
  • GO! Stems & Leaves (55331)
  • GO! Log Cabin-12" Finished by Leslie Main (55349)
  • GO! Rose of Sharon #2 by Sharon Pederson (55382)
  • GO! Quarter Square Triangle-2" Finished Square (55393)
  • GO! Quarter Square Triangle-3" Finished Square (55396)
  • GO! Value Die (Included with 55100) (55018)
  • GO! Cutting Mat-6" x 12" (Included with 55100) (55112)
  • GO! Cutting Mat-5" x 10" (55110)
  • GO! Cutting Mat-10" x 10" (55111)
  • GO! Cutting Mat-10" x 24" (55113)
  • GO! Cutting Mat-6" x 6" (55137)

Estimated ARV including shipping $2,992.42 (U.S.)

Quilting and cutting tables from Tracey’s Tables to include: Tracey's Tables

  • Cutting TableCutting Table
    Features three drawers and an easily accessible storage area. Dimensions: 17½" wide by 40" deep closed and 72" wide by 40" deep open.
    ARV $649.95 (U.S.)
  • Quilters CabinetQuilters Cabinet
    Includes three drawers, breadboard and 17" side leaf. Dimensions: 61½" wide by 24" deep closed and 77" wide by 40" deep open.
    ARV $1,169.95 (U.S.)
  • Mini Storage UnitMini Storage Unit
    Designed to fit underneath the rear leaf of the sewing cabinets to provide additional storage options.
    ARV $419.95 (U.S.)
  • Thread CabinetThread Cabinet
    Measures 28" wide by 23" deep and is 30" high.
    ARV $459.95 (U.S.)
  • HideawayHideaway
    Features full extension drawer tracking and solid brass hardware. Dimensions: 26" wide by 22" deep and is 35¼" high.
    ARV $564.95 (U.S.)

Shipping of all goods will be determined by location and is included in ARV for each item.

Estimated ARV including shipping $3,264.75 (U.S.)

shopaqs.comA Quilter’s Library of ten (10) different books published by AQS and a selection of fabric from shopaqs.com.

The Quilter’s Library will include the following AQS publications:

  • Contain It! English Paper-Pieced Accessories, Linda Chaney & Laura Gerth, $24.95
  • AQS 2015 Quilt Art Engagement Calendar, Klaudeen Hansen, $13.95
  • Carolina Lily: New Quilts from an Old Favorite, Edited by Linda Baxter Lasco, $24.95
  • Modern Quilts & More, Kimberly Einmo, $24.95
  • T-Shirt Quilts Made Easy, Martha DeLeonardis, $19.95
  • Home Sewn Celebrations, Teri Henderson Tope, $21.95
  • The Potting Shed Quilt, Ann Hazelwood, $14.95
  • The Basement Quilt, Ann Hazelwood, $14.00
  • Quick & Easy Hexie Quilts, Dr. Peggy G. Rhodes & Julia C. Wood, $24.95
  • Machine Quilting: A Primer Of Techniques, Sue Nickels, $24.95

Estimated ARV $209.55 (U.S.)

The fabric will include the following:
Four (4) yards of each of the Six (6) AQS Anniversary fabrics
Dogwoods and quilts, two incomparably beautiful Paducah traditions, are showcased together here in one premier-quality fabric collection. The stunning Anniversary Dogwood collection designed by AQS Fabrics denotes springtime at its finest. The warmth of the springtime sun on delicate pink flowers, the gentle breeze as the dogwood blossoms swirl in this delicately pearlized collection of six premier-quality 100% cottons is a delightful breath of springtime for your next exceptional quilt.

  • Blue/Green Pearlized Anniversary Dogwood fabric (#4036)
  • Pink/Pearlized Anniversary Dogwood fabric (#4035)
  • White/Cream Pearlized Anniversary Dogwood fabric (#4037)
  • Blue/Stripe Pearlized Anniversary Dogwood fabric (#4039)
  • Blue/Petals Pearlized Anniversary Dogwood fabric (#4038)
  • Blue/Pink Pearlized Anniversary Dogwood fabric (#4034)

Estimated ARV $11.95 x 24 $286.80 (U.S.)
Estimated ARV of Quilter’s Library & Fabric Selection $496.35 (U.S.)

One (1) trip to AQS QuiltWeek® - Des Moines, Iowa on October 1 - 4, 2014, provided by the American Quilter’s Society, shall consist of:

  • Roundtrip coach class air transportation for one (1) person between the major U.S. commercial airport nearest Grand-Prize Winner’s residence in the contiguous United States and Des Moines, Iowa, on October 1, 2014; return flight October 4, 2014.
  • Four (4) days/three (3) nights hotel accommodations at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown, 700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa.
  • One (1) multi-day pass for entrance into the AQS QuiltWeek® - Des Moines, Iowa 2014 event.
  • One (1) sets of special event tickets to include: “Can You Come Out to Play?” (October 2, 2014) and “Don’t Be a Quilt ‘Square’!” (October 3, 2014).
  • $200.00 U.S. cash.

Estimated ARV $1,000.00 (U.S.)

Total Grand Prize Estimated ARV $21,592.52 (U.S.)

First Prize

One (1) First-Prize Winner will receive from the American Quilter’s Society:

One (1) trip to AQS QuiltWeek® - Des Moines, Iowa on October 1 - 4, 2014, provided by the American Quilter’s Society, shall consist of:

  • Roundtrip coach class air transportation for one (1) person between the major U.S. commercial airport nearest First-Prize Winner’s residence in the contiguous United States and Des Moines, Iowa, on October 1, 2014; return flight October 4, 2014.
  • Four (4) days/three (3) nights hotel accommodations at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown, 700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa.
  • One (1) multi-day pass for entrance into the AQS QuiltWeek® - Des Moines, Iowa 2014 event.
  • One (1) sets of special event tickets to include: “Can You Come Out to Play?” (October 2, 2014) and “Don’t Be a Quilt ‘Square’!”  (October 3, 2014).
  • $200.00 U.S. cash.

Estimated ARV $1,000.00 (U.S.)

Second Prize

Ten (10) Second-Prize Winners will each receive a Quilter’s Library of ten (10) selected titles from the American Quilter’s Society. The Quilter’s Library will include the following AQS publications:

  • Contain It! English Paper-Pieced Accessories, Linda Chaney & Laura Gerth, $24.95
  • AQS 2015 Quilt Art Engagement Calendar, Klaudeen Hansen, $13.95
  • Carolina Lily: New Quilts from an Old Favorite, Edited by Linda Baxter Lasco, $24.95
  • Modern Quilts & More, Kimberly Einmo, $24.95
  • T-Shirt Quilts Made Easy, Martha DeLeonardis, $19.95
  • Home Sewn Celebrations, Teri Henderson Tope, $21.95
  • The Potting Shed Quilt, Ann Hazelwood, $14.95
  • The Basement Quilt, Ann Hazelwood, $14.00
  • Quick & Easy Hexie Quilts, Dr. Peggy G. Rhodes & Julia C. Wood, $24.95
  • Machine Quilting: A Primer Of Techniques, Sue Nickels, $24.95

Estimated ARV $209.55 (U.S.)

Total Second Prize Estimated ARV x 10 $2,095.50 (U.S.)

Third Prize

Fifty (50) Third-Prize Winners will each receive one (1) $25.00 Gift Certificate from the American Quilter’s Society for use on purchases at Shopaqs.com.

Total Third Prize Estimated ARV $25.00 (U.S.)

Total Third Prize Estimated ARV x 50 $1,250.00 (U.S.)

Estimated ARV of AQS Fall 2014 Dream Studio Giveaway $25,938.02 (U.S.)

 

Studio photos: (top to bottom) (1) Emma Jean Jansen, www.emmajeanjansen.com.au; (2) Caroline Hulse, sewcaroline.com; (3) Brook Wilhelmsen, beingbrook.com; (4) Laurraine Yuyama, patchworkpottery.com; (5) Camille Roskelley of Thimble Blossoms; (6) Lotta Jansdotter Studio by Jenny Hallengren; (7) Dawn Hansen, olabelhe.com; (8) Lova Rajaonarimanana, handmadewithjoy.etsy.com; (9) Jacquelyn Gering of Tallgrass Prairie Studio; and (10) Anna Maria Horner, annamariahorner.com.