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Classes for Saturday

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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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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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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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!


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.


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!


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.