In Gina’s FootstepsBy: Dana JonesGilpin County, Colorado

Taking Quilt Study into the Future...

Jazzy Yellow CheckerboardBy: Cynthia NantoHollis, New Hampshire
Judy – Thank you image for website

Here are 3 ways you can personally thank Judy for her years of dedicated leadership:

  1. Send her a card or letter:
       Judy Buss
       1300 Cottonwood Drive
       Lincoln, NE 68510

  2. Thank Judy virtually by making a short thank you video!
    It’s simple: Record your personal message to Judy on your phone camera app (10 – 20 seconds is great). Be sure and mention your name!!
    Send your video by October 15 to:
    AQSG Show Maker volunteers will compile the videos and sent on to Judy. If you have any problems or questions email and one of our talented Show Makers will help you.
  3. Honor Judy with a contribution to the Judy Brott Buss Endowment Fund.
    All donations will become part of the AQSG Endowment Fund which provides long-term organizational stability and support for education and outreach. You can contribute through the AQSG website, or by US mail to the AQSG office.


If you or someone you know is interested in applying for the Executive Director position,
please click on job description link below.

Presenting Quiltside Chats!

Join us Sunday, October 17 @ 3pm ET for another intriguing Quiltside Chat!

AQSG Member Merikay Waldvogel sits down with Carolyn Ducey, Curator of Collections at the International Quilt Museum, to discuss several quilts made in Chicago, including a newly acquired quilt by Bertha Stenge.


We'll go live on our Facebook page and our YouTube channel. It is FREE and no registration is required. Just click and watch!

QUILTSIDE CHATS are a series of live and lively conversations between Carolyn Ducey, International Quilt Museum Curator of Collections, and an AQSG member featuring the quilt that she (or he) would sneak out of the building . . . if it weren’t a crime. Sponsored by Quiltfolk.


Save the Dates!

September 28 - October 2, 2022

Seminar 2022 in San Diego, California

September 27 - October 1, 2023

Seminar 2023 in Louisville, Kentucky

Now showing on AQSG YouTube:

Quilt Snacks!

Quilting to Win World War II

Am I Blue?

Virtual Quilt Show!

19th Century New York Quilts

The American Quilt Study Group establishes and promotes the highest standards for interdisciplinary quilt-related studies, providing opportunities for study, research, and the publication of works that advance the knowledge of quilts and related subjects.



AQSG stands as one of the oldest and largest member organizations dedicated to quilt related studies in the world.

Member support has helped AQSG develop a responsible and accurate body of information about quilts and their makers.

There are several ways to bring your research to others: Submitting to "Uncoverings" or "Blanket Statements"; submitting a Panel Paper Abstract or Poster Abstract at Seminar; Presenting a Study Center at Seminar; or Creating a Study QuiltClick on the individual items to explore in more detail or browse the menu options...

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Important Dates

January 1

Membership Renewal and
Directory Information Deadline

February 1

Editorial Deadline for Spring Blanket Statements
Application Deadline for
AQSG Endowment Grant
Lucy Hilty Research Grant
H. Mark Dunn Research Grant
Sue Cummings Research Grant
Submission Deadline for
Seminar Panel Paper Session Abstract
Seminar Poster Abstract

May 1

Editorial Deadline for Summer Blanket Statements
Deadline for Seminar Fellowship Application

June 1

Submission Deadline for Uncoverings

August 1

Editorial Deadline for Fall Blanket Statements

December 1

Editorial Deadline for Winter Blanket Statements

Seminar 2022

September 28 - October 2, 2022:

San Diego, California