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Mission:

 

To promote understanding, appreciation, and knowledge of the art and craft of quiltmaking.

To support and expand the collection and preservation of Kentucky quilts and the records of Kentucky quiltmakers and their work.

To undertake such activities as shows, contests, and educational workshops.



Be sure to check out the wonderful article about Calico Patch Quilt Shop written by Pauline Bramer from Otter Creek Retreat.   Go to Commercial Partners, Featured Partner.


IMPORTANT GETAWAY INFORMATION!

DUE TO A DELAY IN MAILING THE GETAWAY BROCHURE, REGISTRATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED UNTIL APRIL 1, 2017.  THE MOST RECENT NEWSLETTER HAS AN INCORRECT DATE OF MARCH 15.  SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE!


The Super 8 has changed its name to the Baymont Inn.  The phone number is the same but will get Baymont Inn answering when they call. 

There is a participant who would like to share a room if anyone is interested. 
Please contact Elizabeth Hawkins at eahawk2@hotmail.com





The Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society will hold a quilt registry at the Kentucky Museum at WKU from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21 and April 22 to register quilts made in Kentucky during the period from 1800 to 1960.


Click the links above to find out more!
  Click here to read the WKU News article.



KHQS and the Kentucky Museum at WKU






Featured in the book shown to the left, the "Kentucky Sun" quilt was made by Nancy Miller Grider in Russell County, Kentucky circa 1880.
The Museum and KHQS has successfully raised the money to keep this quilt in Kentucky!
Thank you to everyone that donated!

 








 
Design Elements, Principles and Practice ....

 Quilting Adventures 2017  a class for everyone! 

The class with Lorraine  Torrence will be held September 19-21.  Register online or download Quilting Adventures Registration Form to register by mail.
For more information:



   support   Make sure to support our Commercial Partners and Long Arm Quilters.  They will have everything you will need for your projects.  
For Information about becoming a Commercial Partner or a KHQS Long Arm Quilter please contact our Membership Chairman.
 Myra Arnold, msarnold@twc.com


2016 President's Challenge

The wonderful quilts you see to the right travel around Kentucky and adjoining states to be enjoyed by schools, churches, civic groups, quilt show participants and local quilt guilds.  If you would like to borrow the quilts for your event download the Contract to Borrow 



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Make KHQS your favorite charity on your amazon account and go through this website to do your shopping.  A percentage of your sales will be donated to our wonderful organization.
go to:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/31-1014772

Thank you Amazon!

The fun quilt behind our website was made by KHQS member and current secretary 
Debbie Poole.