More than $120,000 in cash awards will be given to winners at the 27th Annual AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Paducah, Kentucky. More than 100 workshops and lectures in the AQS School of Quiltmaking, plus special events that you won't want to miss: Awards Presentation at the Carson Four Rivers Performing Arts Center, Sneak Preview (benefits The National Quilt Museum), All-Star Review (Tuesday and Saturday), AQS Authors' Roundtable, "Stitched" - A New Movie About Quilters, Quilters' 1950s Fun…See More
Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
Mark Sherman is a national award winning quilt maker, quilt designer and teacher. He has been quilting since 2001. He began his quilting career by accident, if you believe in those, making a tablecloth for an over-sized antique table. The rest is history. He has spent his quilting career designing his own quilts. In the process he has developed many innovative techniques which he is teaching the quilting community. He is an accomplished musician ( piano - vocal), fluent in Spanish, as well as an avid gardener. He is married to Sherry Woodhouse, M.D. and has two children Matthew ( Pharmacy student at UF ) and Sara (Sun Sentinel - Kids of Character Award Recipient ). He resides in Coral Springs, Florida.
How many quilts have you made?
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
Love to make quilts and enjoy them when they are made.
How long have you been a quilter?
What is your favorite quilting technique?
Machine Applique - Long Arm Quilting
Why do you quilt?
I started out quilting for enjoyment and now I am teaching and it has turned into a full time business.