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F101 – EQ8 - Introduction to Designing Quilts with EQ8

$40.00

Nancy Arico

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Technology

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Are you ready to design your own quilts? Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) is a popular quilt designing software that is easy to use – once you get into it. This is an introductory class hands on class. We will walk through all the steps to design a quilt on the quilt worktable, discuss different options for layout blocks, fabrics, etc. EQ8 must be loaded on your computer before class. MAC or PC.

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

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F102 – Designing Paper Pieced Curves

$50.00

Amy Friend

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $37.00



Class Type: Design

Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: I love designing paper pieced curves. In this workshop, I will lead you through a series of exercises where you will design paper pieced blocks, each with a different type of curve. Because you will be drawing your own blocks, everyone’s finished piece will be unique! We will also learn about modern quilt layouts that include negative space and alternate grid work. Using our paper pieced curves, negative space and alternate gridwork, we’ll each create an 18″ mini quilt or pillow cover.

Kit: You will receive one EZ Quilting Flex Design Ruler, a package of Superior Threads Topstitch 90/14 sewing machine needles, and a box of Clover Flower Head Pins. Shipping can be less expensive, if you choose the first class option and have time for the supplies to arrive. Otherwise, please choose Priority M

This Class is Closed for Registration

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F103 – Doodle Quilting

$50.00

Judi Kirk

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Quilting

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Choose a simple shape, stitch around it, divide it up and fill with different quilting patterns for spectacular results. The small, packed designs hide a multitude of sins while helping you practise new quilting patterns.
This technique is easier than it looks and is suitable for beginners as well as more experienced quilters and there will be lots of hints and tips to share. You will have the opportunity to practise the patterns before committing them to your chosen design.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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F104 – Intro to Fabric Dyeing

$40.00

Cheryl Lynch

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Fabric Dyeing

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Working from your own home, Cheryl will walk you through step by step, how to dye cotton fabric, with her tips and tricks. You will see how easy it is. Using 3 different colors of dyes, you will end up with 30 fat eighths of cotton fabric and a piece for a quilt back. You will be able to choose your color assortment from the kit you purchase from Pro Chemical & Dye. Imagine your delight with your stack of beautiful hand dyed fabric and the quilts that you can create.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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F105 – Wonky Wedges

$40.00

Melissa Marginet

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: In the Wonky Wedges workshop we will make a quilted panel and then turn it into a cushion that is sure to add style to your decor. We will be using improv quilt piecing and a quilt-as-you-go method to create a panel for the front of the cushion. Then we will look at different ways of embellishing the panel with hand or machine stitching and prepare a back for your cushion using the leftovers from your fat quarters.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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F106 – Quilting for the Crazy

$60.00

Kathleen Riggins

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $15.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Sometimes spending that little bit of extra time on a quilt can really make it special. Mark lines & shapes to create stunning negative spaces may be time consuming, but it’s not particularly difficult. Demonstrations will be given on a domestic sewing machine, though students are welcome to stitch on a longarm during class if that is their preference. Some experience using a ruler for quilting is suggested.

Kit: Downloadable file of my book "This Book Rules!"

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F107 – Creating Great Borders with Westalee Rulers

$60.00

Adele Scott

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Quilting Rulerwork

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Borders add the finishing touch to all your beautiful piecing. We’ll make designs using the original Westalee Sampler Set and the Westalee Border Set. We’ll discuss positioning, corners and marking. Then, if time allows, we’ll look at additional border design/ rulers that you might have or would like. You must have completed a Westalee Sampler Workshop or be comfortable using rulers.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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F117 – Feathers, Feathers, Feathers!

$60.00

Allison Spence

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Quilters love feathers! There are many ways to stitch feathers. In this class I'll show you how to easily draw and stitch feathers in a variety of quilting paths. We'll look at a basic style of quilting feathers and a few variations for some added personality. I'll show you how to create borders and background fills as well as some edge to edge designs.

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

Supply List: PDF files to be provided to registered participants, drawing tools - dry erase board with pens or paper and markers/pens, Camera (optional)

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F100 – Let Me Surprise You #1

$50.00

Charlotte Angotti

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $165.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: How exciting it will be to get a kit mailed to you a few days before class and then get to sew in your own happy place!? That's right, a laser cut kit all ready for class to begin will be sent to you. Then the day of class we will all be together and sewing, talking, laughing without any worry or cutting to do. The handout will be emailed to you during class and before that verbal instructions will also be given. A mystery class like no other. Great time to ask questions, see the pieces up close and join Charlotte for a day long sew along!

Kit: The kit includes laser cut pieces to make the quilt top.

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This Class is Closed for Registration

This is a mystery class, so the picture is an example of a PAST class project. This project is different from Let Me Suprise You #2.


FL02 – Understanding the Rainbow: Applying Color Theory

$20.00

Lee Chappell Monroe

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

 



Description: Anyone intimidated by fabric selection? We will discuss the basics of color theory and how those concepts lead to better quilts! Imagery of all types of quilts will be shown as samples of applied color theory. You will learn tips to better identify color, value and purity. These skills will lead to a better understanding of mixing fabric. This lecture will encourage attendees to explore different color combinations and expand beyond their frequently chosen ones. You will leave armed with many tools for building your colors for a quilt. Perfect for all skill levels.


FL03 – Shortcuts from a Short Woman

$20.00

Debby Kratovil

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Description: As a quilt magazine editor for 14 years, I have made and published several hundred quilts! This is a trunk show bursting with tips, tricks, shortcuts and a variety of innovations that will satisfy any quilter. I demonstrate traditional blocks made with non-traditional methods. With 3-4 dozen quilts I show quick ways to create otherwise difficult blocks and finishing techniques: taking out the y-seam on Lone Stars; no hand sewing of quilt labels, rod pockets and binding - no kidding! I am always making new samples for fabric companies and workshops, so every time I give this trunk show I have even more quilts using the latest fabrics. I am the Queen of Tips and Tricks and I love to share these things to make your quilting life easier and so much more fun.


FL06 – The Twisted Path of My Creative Journey Lecture

$20.00

Sheila Frampton-Cooper

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 

  

Description: After channeling her artistic muse into painting, jewelry-making, and architectural photography for many years, Los Angeles native, Sheila Frampton-Cooper began creating abstract fiber art in 2010. Join Sheila on a little adventure and discover the roots of her creative process. She will offer insight into her compositions, process and the profound impact her travels have had on her artistry.


F108 – EQ8 - Beyond the Basics

$40.00

Nancy Arico

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Technology

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Do you have the basics of EQ8 but want to do more? In this class we will explore block and fabric libraries, importing fabrics, using orphan blocks to design a quilt, customizing your sketch book, adding motifs and stencils, and more. EQ8 must be loaded on your computer before class. MAC or PC. Some familiarity with EQ8 is expected.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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F109 – Scrappy Flower Power

$50.00

Phyllis Cullen

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $28.00



Class Type: Hand Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Collect your scraps, slash and press, fill your traced pattern with color and value and learn my easy collage technnique while you make an easy flower that pops!

Kit: Optional kit contains everything you need but the batting and backing

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F110 – Dimensional Thread Painting with Pansy Panel

$40.00

Joyce Hughes

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $45.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Want to learn Dimensional Thread Painting but you think it is too hard. In this class you will start with a Beautiful Panel to Create a piece of Art! You will learn the proper steps of Dimensional Thread Painting and find it to be a fun and creative technique. Explore the various thread selection, setting up your machine for stitching techniques with free motion quilting of zig zag and straight stitching and crystals. See the fabric come to life as you sew and layer the threads on top of your design.
You will use Thread as Paint –sew with different types of threads and color combinations. Learn how to create interesting texture and dimension to your quilting project. You will leave with a full knowledge of Dimensional Thread Painting and create a One of Kind piece of Art!
Techniques Taught: Free Motion Quilting, Dimensional Thread Painting and Chrystal Embellishment

Kit: Panel, Instructions and All 19 Threads for Top and Bobbins to complete the project.

This Class is Closed for Registration

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F111 – Flying Geese Master Class

$50.00

Heather Kojan

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $39.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: In this skill builder class we'll explore 5 easy ways to make perfect flying geese every time. Flying geese are notoriously fiddly - but not any more! You'll leave class with two patterns to try out your favorite new block! (one paper pattern and one on-line)

Kit: Creative Grids Ultimate Flying Geese Tool, 5 Easy Geeses Pattern

This Class is Closed for Registration

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F113 – Designs for Lines (And Other Shapes That Don

$60.00

Kathleen Riggins

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Learn Kathleen's go-to designs for the shapes she finds in quilts the most often. Learn designs for lines, designs for squares, designs for triangles & designs for odd shapes. Use these easy-to-quilt designs in your quilts to easily create beautiful quilting. Demonstrations in class will be on a domestic sewing machine, though students are welcome to stitch on a longarm during class if that is their preference.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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F114 – Backgrounds, Fills, and Edge to Edge Designs with Westalee Ruler

$60.00

Adele Scott

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Quilting Rulerwork

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Backgrounds, Fills and Edge to Edge Designs with Westalee Rulers – with Adele Scott We’ll created designs using our Westalee Basic Sampler set, Straight line work, Mini Fills and other optional rulers. We’ll discuss the tips and tricks for these quilting options that take a quilt beyond the ordinary. The contrast of textures and the variety of pattern gives so much more personality to your quilting than a stipple or meander stitch. [And with rulers is so much easier!]

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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FL04 – Designing Patterns for the Fabric Industry

$20.00

Heidi Pridemore

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

 



Description: Ever wonder what it’s like to be behind the scenes, creating patterns for major fabric companies and magazines to share with the world? In this lecture, Heidi Pridemore will walk you through this process from her experienced and unique point of view. Heidi’s approach to design focuses on a variety of techniques meant to inspire you as you work on your next project. Over the years, she has designed thousands of quilts that appeared in major quilting magazines and have been shown by national fabric companies. This lecture includes a trunk show of some of Heidi’s favorite projects.


FP01 – Teaching 101

$28.00

Linda Hahn

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

 



Description: Thinking about teaching a quilt class or giving a lecture? Here's the class for you! Linda will cover how teachers evolve, teaching at shops, guilds and shows, how to deal with various student personalities, advertising, basic contract considerations, moral and ethical issues, reviews, preparing promotional materials, supply lists, playing nice with your peers, social media, resources, calendar management, shipping, life on the road, how to deal with uncomfortable situations, hotel vs. home stay, and much more. Linda will answer your questions with no sugar coating.


F116 – Build Your Own Edge to Edge Design

$40.00

Debra Brown

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level:All Levels

Description: Why limit yourself to a single design on your quilt when you can easily build a new pattern for each quilt? Learn various motifs, numerous background designs, and strategies for placing them on your quilt so each quilt is one of a kind!

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

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FL05 – Walking Foot Quilting - Steps to Success

$20.00

Catherine Redford

Location:

One day

Friday, May 21st 2021

From 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

 



Description: Many of us have quilt tops stacked up, waiting to be made into quilts. It's the quilting that holds us back. Experienced quilter and teacher Catherine Redford will guide you through basting your tops with a backing and batting, choosing your thread and needle and then using the walking foot on your domestic machine to add the quilting stitches. Your quilts will soon be finished and ready to be loved!


SA100 – Let Me Surprise You #2

$50.00

Charlotte Angotti

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $165.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: How exciting it will be to get a kit mailed to you a few days before class and then get to sew in your own happy place!? That's right, a laser cut kit all ready for class to begin will be sent to you. Then the day of class we will all be together and sewing, talking, laughing without any worry or cutting to do. The handout will be emailed to you during class and before that verbal instructions will also be given. A mystery class like no other. Great time to ask questions, see the pieces up close and join Charlotte for a day long sew along!

Kit: The kit includes laser cut pieces to make the quilt top.

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This Class is Closed for Registration

This is a mystery class, so the picture is an example of a PAST class project. This class is different from Let Me Surprise You #1.


SA101 – Fun and Easy Free Motion Quilting

$40.00

Cristina Arcenegui Bono

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Design

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: I have been teaching machine quilting for seven years and this one is my top seller class. You will learn about batting, thread, tension and much more. But that's just the beginning. Starting from very simple drawings and shapes, you will see how easy quilting is. You will learn my favorite fills and edges and you can easily adapt them to borders and sashings.

Kit: This Class has no kit.

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SA102 – Blue Ridge Flying Geese

$50.00

Lee Chappell Monroe

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $48.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Let the geese fly! This class will focus on perfecting your flying geese units. You will learn lots of tips to create accurate geese. Multiple techniques and trimming tools will be demonstrated, but the bloc loc is recommended. Using the May Chappell Blue Ridge pattern, you will also learn about attaching flying geese to one another and keeping the points aligned. The kit includes fabric to construct a table runner, but you may work on any size quilt.

Kit: Optional Kit: Fabric for table runner top and binding (Eight 1/4 yard tree and background, 1/8 yard trunks, 1/3 yard binding), May Chappell Blue Ridge Pattern Fabric will be similar to samples shown.

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SA103 – Intro to EQ8

$40.00

Linda Hahn

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Technology

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Let's walk through the EQ8 design program. Linda will demonstrate how to create a quilt from start to finish. This class includes shortcuts, importing fabrics, exporting quilts and blocks, printing foundation patterns and cutting instructions, libraries, easy block editing in Easy Draw, using the Layers feature and much more. You'll be designing quilts in no time!!

Kit: This Class has no kit.

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SA104 – Dimensional Thread Painting Hydrangea with Goldfinch

$40.00

Joyce Hughes

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $45.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Thread Painting- Raw Edge Hydrangea with Goldfinch Learn the basics of Raw Edge Applique, Dimension Thread Painting and Embellishment on this beautiful Hydrangea with Goldfinch wall hanging. Explore the steps, prep work and process of raw edge applique prior to the actual steps of Thread Painting. Moving on to Dimensional Thread Painting - using zig zag and straight stitching. See the fabric come to life as you sew and layer the threads on top of your design; adding shading, highlighting , texture and definition. You will use Thread as Paint –and sew with different types of threads and color combinations.

Kit: Kit Includes: Raw edge design of Hydrangea and Goldfinch applied with Lite Steam A Seam 2, Background Fabric, Instructions and All 24 Threads for Top and Bobbins to complete the project.

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SA105 – Tight Knit Circles

$65.00

Debby Kratovil

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Learn two methods of machine appliqué in this small and colorful quilt (17" x 17") with a modern appeal. It is based on the vintage Roses of Picardy pattern. The interlocking circles are interfaced and turned for a smooth curved edge. The free-form cut wavy borders utilize fusible interfacing to stabilize their raw edges. All stitching is by machine ONLY and you will be delighted to see how fast, fun and easy these two techniques are. Choose your own colors. Bring your own fabrics. I will have several other samples of how I’ve used the curvy borders for other quilts. PDF pattern is supplied free to registered Zoom class students (the day before).

Kit: No kit. Pattern will be sent ahead of time for registered students (free).

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SA106 – A Mariners Compass, The Mini Mosaic Way

$40.00

Cheryl Lynch

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $32.00



Class Type: Hand Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Have you admired the mosaic floors as you’ve traveled through Europe or paged through travel guides? You can create your own mosaic medallion quilt, measuring 24” square, using Cheryl’s Mini Mosaic techniques with small squares of batik fabrics and the colors of your choice. You will receive a smaller version medallion pattern prior to class that you can do color trials with using colored pencils to help you decide on fabric colors.

Kit: Option 1 $22: Pattern, Netting, Instructions, coloring page
Option 2 $32: Pattern, Netting, Instructions, coloring page, muslin and sticky stabilizer

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SA107 – Traditional Quilting - Modern Methods

$60.00

Adele Scott

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Hands On / Demo Class

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Traditional Quilting - Modern Methods For new or review students. So much has changed in the quilting world with all the amazing notions, innovative techniques, and helpful tools. This workshop or series will start you at the beginning with Fabric Prep [washing or not, color running], Cutting [grain, cutter options, etc.], Marking issues, Piecing [perfect ¼”, pressing, bulky points, specialty rulers for traditional blocks, machine settings/feet, and more, Quilting [basting, designs, tools, machine issues, etc.]. Everyone will learn something new, improve their skills and remove those stumbling blocks that waste your time and energy.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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SA116 – Free Motion Quilting: The Five Basics

$60.00

Allison Spence

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Whether you are starting your journey with Free Motion Quilting or want to add to to your (limited) repertoire, this class is for you. We'll start at the beginning and learn the 5 basic shapes that make up all Free Motion Quilting designs. I'll show you how to draw and how to stitch a variety of shapes and how to use these shapes in a variety of ways for some fantastic quilting motifs. In this class we'll focus on some all over designs that will fit into sashing and narrow borders.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

Supply List: PDF files to be provided to registered participants, drawing tools - dry erase board with pens or paper and markers/pens, camera (optional)

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SAL02 – Keepin em in Stitches: Americas Funniest Quilts

$20.00

Julie Silber

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

 



Description: Women have always expressed their entire selves in quilts: their love, losses, accomplishments, joys, and sorrows … and their humor! Enjoy some very funny 19th and 20th century quilts that will have you smiling. Laugh and learn along with Julie.


SAL03 – Intentional Piecing: Using Fussy Cutting in Quilt Design

$20.00

Amy Friend

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Description: This discussion will focus on the quilts found in my book, Intentional Piecing, but will include additional quilts and block images as well. I will use these quilts to illustrate types of fussy cutting and to discuss fabric selection in general. How can you pick the best fabric for a pattern? How can a pattern really showcase a fabric design? Welcome to my world of obsessive fabric selection!


SA109 – Making a Dresden

$50.00

Lee Chappell Monroe

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Machine Piecing

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: The dresden can seem like an intimidating block, but we will break it down so it seems simple. This class will explore all aspects of dresden construction. We will start with fabric selection and the how tos of cutting a dresden. Students will learn tips for stitching the dresden wedges, as well as constructing the dresden block. Multiple types of appliqué will be demonstrated, including blind machine, decorative machine and hand appliqué. We will focus on one block from the May Chappell Georgia's Dresden or Blooming Dresden pattern. Students will also learn about setting blocks on point. Best for confident beginners or more experienced quilters looking to expand their dresden skills.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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SA110 – Castleton Corner

$40.00

Linda Hahn

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $17.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Here's a little more complex New York Beauty quilt! You'll learn Linda's unique ONE PIN technique to create perfect New York Beauty blocks on your first attempt. This quilt incorporates "split" (two color) background and pie shapes to give your quilt a more dynamic effect.

Kit: Full color handout, custom acrylic templates, re-useable foundation piecing stencil and foundation paper that stays in the quilt

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SA111 – Introduction to Interleave Piecing

$50.00

Heather Kojan

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $6.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Once you learn the basics of this innovative piecing technique, the sky is the limit on what you can do! We'll explore 2 different interleave shapes in class, then talk about how to improvise your own unique piece!

Kit: Gridded interfacing

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SAL04 – Quilting is a Contact Sport!

$20.00

Jenny K. Lyon

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

 



Description: A sometimes humorous look at how quilting affects our lives and relationships. Quilters really do have a lot in common with athletes! Includes a trunk show of award-winning garments and quilts and the stories behind them.


SAP01 – Getting Started on Setting Up a Successful Youtube Channel

$34.00

Heidi Pridemore

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

 



Description: So you have set up your YouTube Channel and are ready to start creating content for your channel; now what? In this seminar, Heidi Pridemore will share with you the tips and tricks she has discovered in the past 6 months while creating her YouTube Channel "The Whimsical Workshop". She will cover how to plan content, how to create a title that will get views, thumbnails, keywords, and more. She will talk about how to cross market and give tips on getting your content seen. As a beginner to YouTube, Heidi will share her experience with what has worked and what to avoid as you begin your own YouTube Channel.


SA115 – Using Rulers on a Longarm Machine

$40.00

Debra Brown

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level:All Levels

Description: Learn to simply and safely use rulers on your longarm machine. Students will learn designs using straight rulers, curved rulers, and rulers with interior (cut-out) designs.

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

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SAL05 – Free-Motion for Todays Quilters

$20.00

Adele Scott

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

 



Description: Free-Motion for Today’s Quilter – Yes! You all can do easy, successful free motion! Learn what ‘s available to help with your machine quilting. Learn about the new free-motion quilting rulers, needles, threads, and other products that help to give you the best results plus trouble shooting advice, marking options, tips to easily handle those larger quilts and much more.


SAL06 – Mark My Words: Textiles and Text

$20.00

Julie Silber

Location:

One day

Saturday, May 22nd 2021

From 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Description: Quilters have always found ways to incorporate the written word into their quilts. We’ll look at lots of 19th and 20th century quilts, and the varied ways that text appears … some of them quite ingenious!


SU109 – Walking Foot Quilting - Beyond the Ditch

$50.00

Catherine Redford

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Learn how you can confidently finish your quilts on a domestic machine with all the control of your walking foot! Start with a brief discussion on preparing your quilts for quilting and then make some samples of different styles including modern grids, matchstick quilting, altered stitches, organic curves and spirals.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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SU100 – iPad for Quilters

$40.00

Cristina Arcenegui Bono

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Technology

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Students will learn how to audition quilting designs using their tablets. No more plexiglass. With the help of their tablets, students will learn how to get the most of it with just a few programmes. Students will also learn to design a wholecloth on the Ipad from start to finish much quicker that they can imagine.
Have you dreamed about doing a portrait of your son or your grandchildren, even a pet? You will with your Ipad.

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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SU101 – Understanding the Rainbow

$50.00

Lee Chappell Monroe

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $43.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Anyone intimidated by fabric selection? We will discuss the basics of color theory and how those concepts lead to better quilts! Students will leave armed with many tools for choosing colors and ideas for expanding their color palettes. Class will start with a lecture consisting of a full trunk show exploring different aspects of color theory in quilts. Then students will make a dresden color wheel. They will learn all the steps to make a dresden, from fabric selection to cutting to piecing. Multiple types of appliqué will be demonstrated, including blind machine, decorative machine and hand appliqué. Perfect for all level sewists; basic piecing skills required.

Kit: Optional Kit includes: 35- 4x10" pieces of fabric in a full rainbow of colors, Wonderfil Invisifil, Wonderfil Decobob

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SU102 – Beginner Paper Piecing

$50.00

Amy Friend

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $10.00



Class Type: Design

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Do you think paper piecing is intimidating? Are you not sure you can handle it? You can! Of course you can! And your design and pattern options will expand exponentially. I will use my modern Melon Ice Pattern, downsized to an achievable runner, to teach you to paper piece. These smaller blocks are easy to handle and quick to piece. I will teach the basics of paper piecing as well as offer some tricks and tips for those with more experience as to how they can further enhance their designs with fabric placement. Different layout options will be discussed as well.

Kit: Digital PDF download of the full Melon Ice Quilt Pattern as well as the scaled down block used in this class.

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SU103 – Celtic Interlace Knotwork

$40.00

Linda Hahn

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Class Type: Hand Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Create a quick and easy Celtic Knotwork tablerunner or small wall hanging. This technique uses no marking or tracing. The knots are created independently and can be appliqued onto a quilt block, a garment or even a tote bag using hand or machine applique. Linda also demonstrates how to make your own fusible bias tape using pre-packaged bias or the bias tape maker. She will also demonstrate how to hand or machine applique your knots to the chosen background.

Kit: Four celtic knot patterns, one package of Bohin fusible bias tape in rainbow colorway, teflon pressing sheet

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SU104 – Red-Eyed Tree Frog Collage

$60.00

Jane Haworth

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $35.00



Class Type: Hand Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: In this fabric collage workshop students will begin work on this Red-eyed Tree Frog. They will learn the raw-edge collage technique that uses no fusible but glue to hold the layers together. It is an approachable, freeing method that doesn’t involve making pattern pieces but tracing on the fabric and free-cutting. Haworth will set you on your journey in making this collage pattern

Kit: The Kit is Optional. Kit contains All fabrics for the collage, foundation fabric, pattern and instructions.

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SU105 – Dimensional Thread Painting with Raw Edge Poppies and Bluebird

$40.00

Joyce Hughes

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $45.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Thread Painting- Raw Edge with Poppies and Bluebird Learn the basics of Raw Edge Applique, Dimension Thread Painting and Embellishment on this beautiful Hydrangea with Goldfinch wall hanging. Explore the steps, prep work and process of raw edge applique prior to the actual steps of Thread Painting.
Moving on to Dimensional Thread Painting - using zig zag and straight stitching. See the fabric come to life as you sew and layer the threads on top of your design; adding shading, highlighting, texture and definition. You will use Thread as Paint –and sew with different types of threads and color combinations.

Kit: Raw edge design of Poppies and Bluebirds applied with Lite Steam A Seam 2, Background Fabric, Instructions and All 22 Threads for Top and Bobbins to complete the project.

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SU106 – Big Baby Blocks

$65.00

Debby Kratovil

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: The traditional Baby Blocks pattern uses 60 degree diamonds and is stitched using a y-seam. My Baby Blocks technique takes out that y-seam altogether! All straight seam sewing will make you look at this pattern in a new light. We work some magic with those light background pieces and you will be delightfully surprised at how easy and quick this quilt goes together. Please bring your strips pre-cut (both the background fabric and your fabrics for the colored diamonds). DO NOT attempt to cut your diamonds (as shown here below). We do all that in class. Supply list has the details! PDF pattern is supplied free to registered Zoom class students (the day before).

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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SU107 – Whimsical Mosaic Dog Portrait

$40.00

Cheryl Lynch

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $22.00



Class Type: Hand Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Create a fun whimsical portrait of your dog, using Cheryl Lynch's mini mosaic technique. It's a fun and enjoyable technique that uses batik scraps and very little sewing, or no sewing. This colorful portrait of your fur baby will bring a smile to your face and a song to your heart. The pattern can be designed by Cheryl from your photo or by you with Cheryl's guidance.

Kit: Instruction booklet, sticky stabilizer, netting, customized pattern of your pet

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SU108 – Free Motion Fills and Frills 1

$60.00

Jenny K. Lyon

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Let's have some fun free motion quilting! Together we’ll build on the skills that you already have and learn designs that add interest and texture to your quilts. Most motifs will be free hand; a few will use marked reference points and all will be delightful additions to your projects. Take one or both 3-hour classes as each has unique content. Let’s play!

Kit: This Class has no Kit.

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SUL01 – 25 Years of Tips, Tricks and Techniques

$20.00

Judi Kirk

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

 



Description: Having been a quilter for more than 25 years, and spending a lot of that time in Guild meetings and workshops across two continents, I have picked up a host of tips and tricks for making patchwork and quilting easier, faster or simply better.
This presentation includes ideas and techniques that I have found especially useful over the years as well as to answer the questions most often asked in workshops.
I am a qualified quilt judge, so I also address some issues that judges often see and penalise, but which are relatively easily rectified.


SUP01 – What Makes a Great Pattern with Heidi Pridemore

$34.00

Heidi Pridemore

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

 



Description: Heidi shares with you her 25+ years of experience in how to write a great pattern. She has written and published patterns for Books, Magazines and Fabric Companies as well as ghost writing for many popular designers. In this class we will go over all the parts of a pattern, the best way to explain a task through words and images and tips and tricks to writing an excellent pattern for your designs.


SU117 – Free Motion Quilting - Beyond the Basics

$60.00

Allison Spence

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level:Beginner - Intermediate

Description: If you feel you have the basics of Free Motion Quilting under your belt and want to challenge yourself to be able to stitch more detailed designs, this is the perfect class. We'll review the 5 basic shapes and then move onto creating detailed free motion designs that can be a reflection of your personality and allow you to quilt with added confidence. Learn how to read and re-create designs that inspire you.

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

Supply List: PDF files to be provided to registered participants, drawing tools - dry erase board with pens or paper and markers/pens, Camera (optional)

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SU119 – Linework: A Modern Take on Longarm Quilting

$50.00

Megan Best

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 


Kit Fee $5.00



Class Type: Hands on Longarm

Skill Level:All Levels

Description: This class will guide you in building up your Modern Quilting techniques. By using rulers, channel locks and tape, you will be able to bump up your quilting to the next level.

Kit: PDF file of techniques, ideas and quilt plans.

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SUL02 – Quilt Math

$20.00

Heather Kojan

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

 



Description: Squares, Rectangles, Wedges, Magic Numbers and a little Fibonacci for fun. Plus all you burning quilt math questions answered!


SU118 – Applique + Piecing = New Possiblities

$50.00

Sheila Frampton-Cooper

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level:All Levels

Description: In this workshop, students will compose a design, create a full-scale pattern on freezer paper, and assemble the forms using a technique called Appli-piecing, originally developed by Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry.

By using this technique, you can bring almost any complex abstract idea into quilt form. You will retain a clean, graphic look and when complete, you will have a small quilt top pieced together with a 1/4” seam allowance.

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

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SU110 – Beginning Bargello

$50.00

Judi Kirk

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $30.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: This quilting style was originally inspired by the Bargello embroidery stitch, also called flame stitch, and it is easy to see why!
The class offers a choice of three designs and, although it looks complicated, is suitable for beginners as well as the more experienced. There will be lots of hints and tips to make construction easier.
By the end of the workshop, you will not only be on the way to creating a gorgeous quilt, you will also understand how variations and more complex designs are created. You should also be able to design Bargello patterns for yourself.

Kit: 2 width of fabric strips 2½” wide from each of 12 fabrics – i.e. 24 strips of fabric, each 2½” wide

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SU111 – Half Square Triangle Master Class

$50.00

Heather Kojan

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $23.00



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: In this skill builder class we'll explore 10 different ways to construct one of the most versatile of quilt blocks: the half square triangle! We'll find ways to make them faster, easier and more accurate then explore some of the literally hundreds of ways to use them!

Kit: Triangle Square Up Ruler, pattern, hand outs and a variety of foundation piecing papers

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SU112 – Free Motion Fills and Frills 2

$60.00

Jenny K. Lyon

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Let's have some fun free motion quilting! Together we’ll build on the skills that you already have and learn designs that add interest and texture to your quilts. Most motifs will be free hand; a few will use marked reference points and all will be delightful additions to your projects. Take one or both 3-hour classes as each has unique content. Let’s play!

Kit: This Class Has no Kit.

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SU113 – Delectable Mug Rugs

$40.00

Melissa Marginet

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Domestic Machine Work

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: These delightful little mats finish at about 8” x 10” and can be used as a tiny placemat for a snack or have one on your dresser for your keys and cellphone so you always know where they are. The technique makes two at a time, a perfect yin-yang pair to share with your partner or friend or give as a gift. In this class you will be piecing and sub-cutting, quilt-as-you-go piecing, and then learn how to make a faced binding.

Kit: This Class Has no Kit.

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SU114 – English Paper Piecing: Traditional Techniques, Tips and Tricks

$50.00

Catherine Redford

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $35.00



Class Type: Hand Work

Skill Level: All Levels

Description: The oldest English paper pieced quilt on record in the British Isles dates to 1718. Times have changed but handwork is ageless, and slow stitching is here to stay. Catherine has been an English paper piecer since her teens in the 1970s and has won national awards for her hand stitched quilts. Join her to learn her tried and tested traditional techniques for beautiful accurate piecing. You'll start with hexagons to work on the basics, then try diamonds and partial shapes. Learn about fussy cutting, and finish class ready to work on your own design.

Kit: two perspex templates, paper pieces for class blocks, Invisafil thread, needles, schematics for piecing and design, basic handout

This Class is Closed for Registration

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SUL03 – Tips of the Trade: Perfecting Piecing

$20.00

Lee Chappell Monroe

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

 



Description: Why didn’t I think of that?! This lecture is packed full of tips, tricks and tools to make your stitching faster, easier and more precise. Step up your piecing game! There will be TONS of ideas, new and old, focusing on improving techniques. Attendees will learn multiple ways to create block elements with the basics: half-square triangles, flying geese and square in a square. We will talk about making these elements and stitching them to one another to keep those points perfect. This lecture is perfect for all skill levels!


SUP02 – Its All About Teaching Live Online

$34.00

Phyllis Cullen

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

 



Description: Lights, cameras, interaction! Programs, set ups, droids, navigating, sharing, spotlighting, , audiovisuals, demos, slides, and resources. Everything you need to work with your students in the virtual world.


SU116 – To Form a More Perfect Feather

$40.00

Debra Brown

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level:All Levels

Description: Feathers are "the Holy Grail of Quilting" for many quilters, but they can be so intimidating! Learn to form traditional feathers, flexible feathers, and filigree feathers and then place them on your quilt. Class will include feathered spines, wreaths, and background patterns.

Kit: This Class Has No Kit.

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SU120 – Fun Fills and Overall Quilting Designs

$50.00

Megan Best

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $5.00



Class Type: Longarm Lecture Demo

Skill Level:All Levels

Description: This Longhand Lecture Demo class will guide you in building your freehand overall quilting designs with a fresh new look. Unusual and successful techniques will work within your own abilities as a freehand quilter.

Kit: Extensive handout

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SUL05 – A Few of My Favorite Things

$20.00

Heidi Pridemore

Location:

One day

Sunday, May 23rd 2021

From 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

 



Description: In this lecture, Heidi will share her tried and true insider tips, tricks and tools that she uses every day while running The Whimsical Workshop Studio. You’ll learn how to get the most out of your tools and equipment, shortcuts to save time while cutting, and tips for construction and finishing projects. The Whimsical Workshop team has made over 1000 quilts for fabric companies, quilting magazines and their own retail website. In this lecture, Heidi is excited to showcase some of her favorite projects with you.