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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.

The Getaway Brochure is here!

Your paper copy won’t arrive for a while, but you can get an advance peek right here! Check out the class lineup and our new featured teacher, Lea McComas!

Registration opens April 2. All the details are in the brochure. Can’t wait to see you there!

Getaway 2018

As a thank you to KHQS for leading the effort to keep the “Kentucky Sun Quilt” in Kentucky, the Kentucky Museum has designated April 2018 as KHQS Members Month.  Read about it here KHQS Member Appreciation Month 


Artistry Through Appliqué

Register now for Quilting Adventures - September 17-21, 2018
Spaces still available – Register before May 10!

Learn from renowned fabric artist, David Taylor, how to turn your own photo into an appliqué work of art! Participants of any skill level are invited to attend. More about David Taylor and his work can be found here

Workshop information and registration: Quilting Adventures 2018


Louisville Nimble Thimbles is holding their second annual Children's Quilt Show!  Information is listed under Member News.

2017 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

Simply Solids

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,

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:

Thank you Amazon!

The wonderful quilt behind the scene on the website was made by Karen Riggins.  Karen is a founding member of KHQS and has served the organization in several capacities including President and QAK Coordinator.