Sylvia Thomas
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Father's Day

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sylvia Thomas Jun 16, 2011. 2 Replies

Have you made a quilt for your father? What type of quilt? I would love to see some photos to get ideas.

Removing Excess Dye

Started Apr 7, 2011 0 Replies

This question came from Judy Butler:What product can I use to wash my quilt to keep the colors (red) from bleeding? I ran cold water on my outside border to erase my marking pencil & one of the…Continue

Tags: browning, judy, butler, bonnie, dyecatcher

Paducah Sue Goes International by Debra Kimball, MD, with Andi Reynolds

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jacqui Morris Apr 1, 2011. 1 Reply

Sue is now popular worldwide, and recently, she had an epiphany. She was reassessing her life and realized that for all of these years, her activities centered upon her family, friends, home, and…Continue

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Pam Pryshepa Ronan commented on Sylvia Thomas's event AQS QuiltWeek® – Lancaster, Pennsylvania 2015
"MUST see the Wicked exhibit to get a photo of of Nancy Kazlauckas' quilt.  Intend on going Saturday since I'll still have treatment during the week.  Plus want to say hello to everyone I used to know."
Jan 26
Sylvia Thomas commented on Sylvia Thomas's event AQS QuiltWeek® – Albuquerque, New Mexico 2015
"Best of Show Award, AQS QuiltWeek® – Albuquerque, New Mexico 2015, STARS ON MARS, Gail Stepanek and Jan Hutchison, Minong, IL."
Jan 16
Sylvia Thomas commented on Sylvia Thomas's event AQS QuiltWeek® – Albuquerque, New Mexico 2015
"I've started a photo album of AQS QuiltWeek® – Albuquerque, New Mexico 2015 on facebook:"
Jan 16
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Jan 11
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Jan 7
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AQS QuiltWeek® – Lancaster, Pennsylvania 2015 at Lancaster County Convention Center

March 11, 2015 at 9am to March 14, 2015 at 5pm
Four days of quilts and fun with quilters from across the US and around the world. A huge Merchant Mall will feature the very latest in quiltmaking supplies, antique and new quilts, and quilt-related gifts. Classes are geared to all levels of quilters, from beginners to advanced, featuring traditional techniques like piecing, appliqué, and quilting and extend to the latest in surface embellishment with paint, thread, or embroidery. Find more QuiltWeek info here:…See More
Jan 3
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Dec 2, 2014
Vickie Brace commented on Sylvia Thomas's photo

Tropical Fantasy by Terri Doyle, Gilbert, AZ

"Wow! Pattern, colors, quilting, this is awesome!"
Dec 2, 2014
Sylvia Thomas posted a status
"Happy Thanksgiving everyone. Have a blessed and happy day with your family and friends!"
Nov 27, 2014
Vickie Smith commented on Sylvia Thomas's status
"What a wonderful story.  Something to treasure for all of you."
Nov 24, 2014
Sylvia Thomas posted a status
"My daughter and I finally finished the Thanksgiving placemats for my mom."
Nov 24, 2014
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"We are experiencing a technical issue with the approval process for new members. Working on the problem. Thank you for your patience."
Nov 7, 2014
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"New group—AQS Book Club. 1st up a novel, "The Cheyenne River Mission Quilt" by Jan Cerney. Get your copy here & join in,"
Jun 1, 2014
Sylvia Thomas joined AQS Books's group

AQS Book Club

Welcome to the AQS Book Club! We love quilting AND reading!Individual books will be listed in the Discussion Forum, and we'll be in touch with the author of each selection for questions and direct input. The Comment Wall is a great place for general discussion and book recommendations.See More
May 31, 2014
Sylvia Thomas joined Melinda Gasque King's group

Binky Patrol

Our goal is to provide blankets (binkies) to children who are sick or going through a traumatic experience. There is nothing better than the smile of a child when they get a Binky. 100% non-profit.
Mar 15, 2014
Sylvia Thomas commented on Mary J. Hayes's blog post Mary's Pictures
"Hi Mary. You are welcome. Happy everything worked for you. Let me know if you need anything else."
Nov 26, 2013

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Help Save the Thimble

Posted on January 16, 2013 at 4:30pm 2 Comments

Are you a digitabulist? 

Well, you are if you collect thimbles. Have you ever wondered about the history of the thimble? Since Hasbro has decided to “jail” one of Monopoly's game pieces, this places our beloved thimble in jeopardy. I decided to do a little research, and here is a brief summary of what I…


AQS has employment opportunities

Posted on July 26, 2012 at 11:31am 1 Comment

They keep telling me that change is a good thing and I should embrace it. So I'm working on that (smile). The change I'm working on now is that we are adding a position and filling one that will become vacant.

AQS is adding a position of Associate Show Director. This person will work hand-in-hand with our executive show director to keep our shows fresh, lively, and full of fantastic quilts. This is a great opportunity for anyone who loves quilts and quilt shows and enjoys all the…


AQS Announces Richard Louise is New Chief Operating Officer

Posted on January 26, 2012 at 3:56pm 0 Comments

Here's the official press release from AQS regarding Richard Louise being named as Chief Operating Officer:

American Quilter’s Society Expands Executive Management Team to Support Growth

Paducah, Ky., January 23, 2012–– American Quilter’s Society announces that…


Be a Benefactor for a Buck - Help The National Quilt Museum

Posted on September 28, 2011 at 1:40pm 0 Comments

The National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Ky., is conducting a fundraiser to help put a new roof on the museum. Here’s how it works:

Put a dollar in an envelope along with your e-mail address or physical address and send to:

The National Quilt Museum

215 Jefferson St.

Paducah, Ky. 42001

Help get the word out by phone, e-mail, Facebook, Twitter or whatever.

Construction of the new roof…


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At 10:28pm on March 25, 2011, Sue Jones said…

Hi Sylvia,

Sorry it took me so long to respond to your friend request. I've been away and got really behind on reading emails. Thanks for the request.


At 1:15pm on March 23, 2011, Sally Terry said…

Hi Sylvia, so very nice to be your friend, my friend.


At 9:16pm on March 9, 2011, Rami Kim said…

Hi Sylvia,

Thank you for the request, my friend!!!


At 4:39pm on March 9, 2011, Deanne Harlan said…

I look forward to getting to know you, Friend!


At 12:47pm on March 9, 2011, Ann Meyer Hazelwood said…
I love this photo...who are these precious darlings?
At 12:30pm on March 9, 2011, Anastasia said…
Thank you for adding me to your friends!

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