American Quilter's Society
PRESS RELEASE: Paducah, Kentucky- Pam J. Beal has been chosen to display the quilt, "Suddenly....", along with 328 others in the second year of the AQS QuiltWeek-Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 14-17, 2013 at the DeVos Place Convention Center in Grand Rapids, MI. Three quilting authorities will judge this elite group in Grand Rapids, awarding First, Second, and Third place prizes in five categories, along with five overall awards. Quilts were entered in this international contest from 42 U. S. states and 6 other countries. The quilt artists employ a wide variety of techniques and design methods ranging from traditional designs, such as the Log Cabin and Lone Star, to original painted and embellished motifs. AQS Founder and President Meredith Schroeder says, "Whether you enjoy the tried and true traditional quilt patterns, or enjoy the creativity being used in today's art quilts, there will be quilts of every size, color, and technique to enjoy." For more information, please go to www.americanquilter.com.