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AQS QuiltWeek 2015

The American Quilter’s Society is bringing their craft to the City of Lancaster! During the week of March 11-14, the Lancaster County Convention Center will be full to the brim of quilting enthusiasts from all over. QuiltWeek will take place from Wednesday through Friday from 10 AM to 6 PM and Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM.

QuiltWeek will feature a merchant mall, spotlighting the latest in quiltmaking supplies, antiques, new quilts, and quilt-related gifts and treasures. The mall will house over 100 vendors, open to ticketholders for the event.

The week will include daily workshops and classes taught by world-renown instructors. These classes are geared to all levels of quilter, from those just starting out to the experts. Subject matter taught in classes and workshops include the traditional quilting techniques like piecing and appliqué, as well as the latest in surface embellishment with paint, thread, and embroidery.

Accommodations and concessions for AQS members and ticketholders will be available on several levels of the Lancaster County Convention Center and the Marriot at Penn Square. For the list of vendors, classes, and lodging, as well as ticket information for the event, please visit the QuiltWeek official website.

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