Did you know that Alliance members who are current with their dues are eligible to win some fabulous prizes if they renew or join by Monday, January 7? We’ve extended the deadline by a week to be sure everyone has a chance to participate.

Prizes include:


The AURIfil Suitcase contains 216 colors of fabulous Italian-made AURIfil cotton threads in 50wt. Compliments of Alliance board member Alex Veronelli of AURifil.


— “Look, I’m in the Book!”–Alliance board member Marie Bostwick is going to name a character after you in an upcoming novel in her bestselling Cobbled Court series


Tell Your Personal Quilt Story on the Radio: join the ever-amusing and inspiring Mark Lipinski, also an Alliance board member, as a guest on his weekly radio show, Creative Mojo with Mark Lipinski.

To be eligible for these drawings, renew your membership or join for the first time by Monday, January 7 at midnight Eastern. Join or renew online here or phone or email Debby Josephs, Alliance Office Manager at 828-251-7073 or admin@quiltalliance.org to arrange for payment by phone.

Winners will be notified by Tuesday, January 8 and announced here. Thanks for being a member of the Alliance. And if you’re not a member yet, please join today. The drawing is a sweet incentive, but the real benefit is knowing that you are helping to ensure the documentation and preservation of the history of quilts and their makers for future generations.