National Education Classes

The following classes, lectures, and seminars lead by nationally recognized teachers are organized by the AQG National Educator Director for the benefit of the membership.  Classes are hosted in various locations around Arizona by the listed local AQG Chapter; registration is open only to AQG members.

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Jackie Kunkel: April 15 - 17, 2018


Jackie Kunkel makes her home in Mesa, Arizona. She has been a quilter since 1993 and has owned her own business, Canton Village Quilt Works since 2000. Beginning her business as a long arm quilter and then in 2009 adding an online quilt fabric shop! Since 2009 she has been designing quilts for magazines and fabric companies. You can also listen to her podcasts Jackie's Quilting Chronicles and her newest weekly feature on her Facebook Page, Watch Me Wednesday filled with tips, tutorials and inspiration. Jackie is also a (Judy Niemeyer) Instructor and Shop having been making Quiltworx patterns since the early 2000s.

She travels throughout the country to lecture, do workshops, and trunk shows. Jackie's first book was published in September, 2015 by Martingale & Co titled Splash of Color: A Rainbow of Brilliant Black and White Quilts. Jackie is a Craftsy Instructor with two online classes. Also, Jackie has her own line of published patterns. In 2016, she began designing fabric for Island Batik as well as the patterns that will go with the fabric!!! The first line of fabric was launched at Quilt Market October 2016 and has fabrics with them through fall of 2019. The fabric lines have coordinating Aurifil collections as well as patterns that she has designed to highlight the fabrics. Please visit Jackie at her website: Canton Village Quilt Works to keep up to date.



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Suggestions and questions should be sent to the AQG National Education Director