Quiltweek http://wkms.org en Hilton Enters Franchise Agreement for Paducah Hotel http://wkms.org/post/hilton-enters-franchise-agreement-paducah-hotel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>The Paducah Riverfront Development Authority signed a Franchise Agreement with Hilton Worldwide to build a 121 room, seven story Hilton Garden Inn.&nbsp;The announcement comes <a href="http://wkms.org/post/downtown-paducah-hotel-franchise-announcement-could-come-within-week">months after </a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;"><a href="http://wkms.org/post/downtown-paducah-hotel-franchise-announcement-could-come-within-week">PRDA Executive Director Steve </a><a href="http://wkms.org/post/downtown-paducah-hotel-franchise-announcement-could-come-within-week">Doolittle</a>'<a href="http://wkms.org/post/downtown-paducah-hotel-franchise-announcement-could-come-within-week">s</a><a href="http://wkms.org/post/downtown-paducah-hotel-franchise-announcement-could-come-within-week"> initial estimate. </a></span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The long planned hotel will connect to the Julian Carroll Convention Center by a bridge over the </span>floodwall<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Mon, 19 May 2014 18:06:25 +0000 Allison Crawford 40656 at http://wkms.org Hilton Enters Franchise Agreement for Paducah Hotel Why Are Quilt Patterns Showing Up All Over the Place? http://wkms.org/post/why-are-quilt-patterns-showing-all-over-place <p>If you're loving the quilt patterns that seem to be showing up on buildings here and there throughout the region lately, we find out more about their genesis with Judi Little of Murray on <em>Sounds Good</em>. &nbsp;She also describes&nbsp;her new booklet, Barn Quilt Trail of Calloway County and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">the push behind the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tumblr</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;blog&nbsp;</span><a href="http://murrayquilttrail.com" style="line-height: 1.5;">murrayquilttrail.com</a>,&nbsp;which chronicles quilt pattern sightings around the area like the one above.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:15:55 +0000 Kate Lochte 40237 at http://wkms.org Why Are Quilt Patterns Showing Up All Over the Place? Quilting Spotlight: AQS QuiltWeek in Paducah http://wkms.org/post/quilting-spotlight-aqs-quiltweek-paducah <p>It's that time of year! The birds are singing, the flowers are (sort of) blooming, and... the quilters are coming!&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">We have so many wonderful underwriters that take part in the </span><a href="http://aqsshows.com/AQSPaducah/?utm_source=April+2014+News+%26+Notes&amp;utm_campaign=UA-29440279-1&amp;utm_medium=email" style="line-height: 1.5;">Paducah QuiltWeek</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> festivities, and today we thank the </span><a href="http://www.americanquilter.com/?utm_source=April+2014+News+%26+Notes&amp;utm_campaign=UA-29440279-1&amp;utm_medium=email" style="line-height: 1.5;">American Quilter's Society</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><a href="http://www.quiltmuseum.org/?utm_source=April+2014+News+%26+Notes&amp;utm_campaign=UA-29440279-1&amp;utm_medium=email" style="line-height: 1.5;">The National Quilt Museum</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and the </span><a href="http://www.theyeiser.org/?utm_source=April+2014+News+%26+Notes&amp;utm_campaign=UA-29440279-1&amp;utm_medium=email" style="line-height: 1.5;">Yeiser Art Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for bringing great works of art to the region and sharing in their support of </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:22:45 +0000 Asia Burnett 40059 at http://wkms.org Quilting Spotlight: AQS QuiltWeek in Paducah One Of Nation's Most Valuable Quilts On Display At Paducah's Quilt Show http://wkms.org/post/one-nations-most-valuable-quilts-display-paducahs-quilt-show <p>Many Quilt Week attendees are crowding Paducah's National Quilt Museum to see one of the nation’s most valuable quilts. The piece, called “Innocence”, was made by quilter Hollis Chatelain. Museum Director Frank Bennett said his museum is lucky to showcase the piece. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:41:41 +0000 John Walker 31029 at http://wkms.org One Of Nation's Most Valuable Quilts On Display At Paducah's Quilt Show