DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA — American Quilter’s Society, the largest quilting membership organization in the world, announces that Cindy Seitz-Krug, of Overgaard, has been accepted as a contestant with her quilt, Oh Be Joyful!, at AQS QuiltWeek — Daytona Beach, Florida.

AQS QuiltWeek — Daytona Beach features 422 quilts from around the world. The high point of the show recognizes the artistry of today’s quilt-makers as hundreds of quilters in the AQS Quilt Contest compete for $54,000 in cash awards. Quilts in this international contest and exhibition come from around the world, with entries from 35 states and 13 countries.

See all the contest quilts, as well as hundreds of special exhibit quilts on display. Admission to AQS QuiltWeek can be purchased at the Ocean Center and includes access to all special exhibitions and the Merchant Mall. Hours are Wednesday, Feb. 26, through Friday, Feb. 28, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 29, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets and additional information can be found at quiltweek.com or by calling 1-270-898-7903. This event is open to the public.

The American Quilter’s Society is the largest quilting membership organization in the world. For 35 years, AQS has been the leading voice in quilting inspiration and advice. At AQS, we believe that with the proper resources, the creative individual can take their quilting projects beyond what they can imagine. For more information about the American Quilter’s Society, please visit http://www.americanquilter.com or call 1-270-898-7903.

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