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5001G – Magic Pinwheel Quilt

$120.00

Eleanor Burns

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 3

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $53.95



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Grab your black Magician's Hat! With a wave of you magic wand, Half Quarter Square Triangles are sewn into twirling Pinwheels. With this amazing method, Lattice is sewn right into the block.

Machines Provided by: Babylock

Same Class as 4001G

Kit Contents: Pattern and fabric for quilt top and binding

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5002C – Free-Motion Freedom

$134.00

Gina Siembieda

Location: Room 200AB

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: This is an exploration into free-motion quilting. Are you tired of stitch-in-the-ditch (SID) on your stationary machine? We will explore free-motion quilting and the many designs that are possible. It’s easier than you think! By exploring different designs and practicing them in class, you will create designs that can be used to complete any quilt. This hands-on class will give you the opportunity to immediately put into practice what you learn.

Machines Provided by: Handi Quilter Capri
Note: This class is a sitdown longarm machine class. The skills learned in this class are transferable to a domestic machine.

Same Class as 1017C

Kit Contents: This will include a multi-page handout and fabric sandwiches needed during class

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5003C – Sashing That Sizzles

$99.00

Sue Heinz

Location: Room 201AB

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $3.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Turn up the heat on your quilts with some sizzling new sashing designs! You will learn designs that look stunning on a variety of quilt styles - from Traditional to Modern and everything in-between. Also included - a 'no math' technique that guarantees precision corner turns. This is a fast-paced, interactive drawing class. Come curious, leave smokin!

Design Class

Kit Contents: A multi-page handout and a pre-lined drawing tablet

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5004C – Tools of the Trade

$149.00

Gina Perkes

Location: Room 103

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $40.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Join Gina Perkes as she shares with you her favorite quilting tools. You will discover how to use stencils to quickly mark designs onto your quilting space then how to plan stitching paths to reduce or eliminate backtracking by adding secondary designs in your quilting. You will also learn new techniques for using a variety of ruler styles. Discover how to outline applique’ shapes with precision using specialty guides. You will learn a variety of methods for marking designs onto your quilt top with no fear!

Machines Provided by: Handi Quilter

Note: This is a stand-up longarm class. Two students share a machine head, and time is split equally on the machine.

Kit Contents: Fabric, Batting, Thread, Ruler/Stencil Set

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5005C – Border of Roses

$94.00

Diane Kirkhart

Location: 1st Floor Board Room

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $12.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: In this class we will create a border of roses to fit any size quilt. The photo shows it sized for either a queen or king. We will be using Apliquick products and tools. This is a quick and easy way to get smooth curves and sharp points. We will create shadows on the petals using Derwent Inktense Pencils. You will be using my pencils. During class I will talk to you about how you can order colors you may need after class (the color depends on the color you choose to make your roses).

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Pattern and pre-printed Apliquick stabilizer

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5006G – Prefect Endings: Binding Your Quilts

$99.00

Nancy Mahoney

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 3

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $10.00



Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Add a flourish to the edges of your quilts using a variety of binding techniques. Learn how to make straight-of-grain and bias bindings, invisible joins, mitered corners, and hand and machine finishes. Discover how to bind curved and irregular edges, add piping, rick-rack, and other special touches. Make samples of finishing methods to take home for future references.

Machines Provided by: Juki

Kit Contents: Handouts, Cording to make Piping, rickrack, and Wonder Tape

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5007C – Under the Sea

$99.00

Kathy McNeil

Location: Room 202AB

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $13.95

 



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Fast, fun, and Oh so Beautiful. Step into the world of pictorial quilting. Add novelty fussy cut images to personalize your under the sea quilt. Choose from two beloved animals. Learn the steps of layered ap- pliqué. Choose the easy turned edges Apliquick method for the turtles or raw edge fused octopus. Kathy will demonstrate her fabric paint crayons to add lovely hints of shading. We will finish with a discussion of how to quilt the pictorial quilt.

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Required pattern. If you are doing the Sea Turtle Apliquick tools are required. Please bring your own or purchase from instructor. $58.00

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5009N – Fill it with Style!

$134.00

Jodi Robinson

Location: Room 1

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: In this class you will learn over 20 background fill designs that create amazing texture and add visual interest to your quilting. You will also discover how much fun it is to combine freeform ruler work and free motion quilting together. We will cover pebble quilting, and some of the fun ways you can change it up, to make it your own. In addition to the actual designs, I will share with you some very simple design ideas, such as adding in small areas of interest, using contrasting thread, and implied frames and borders that will take your background fill designs to a new level.

Machines Provided by: Innova
Note: This is a stand-up longarm class. One Student per machine head.

Kit Contents: All materials needed to complete class sample

Same Class as 2011N

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5010N – More Than Just Lines

$134.00

Jodi Robinson

Location: Room 1

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Description: In this class, I will show you some of the amazing things that can be done with simple lines! Based on designs from my new book “More than Just Lines”, I will show you that lines do not have to be quilted simply one after the other … they can do SO much more. You will learn designs that can be used in all areas of your quilts; blocks, borders, backgrounds, etc. You are going to be amazed by the movement, and illusions that can be created by simply bending, or curving the lines in specific areas. Students should be confident stitching with a straight and curved ruler.

Machines Provided by: Innova
Note: This is a stand-up longarm class. Two students share a machine head, and time is split equally on the machine.

Kit Contents: All Materials Needed to Complete Class Sample

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5011C – Design and Create a Quilted Tile

$94.00

Nancy Roelfsema

Location: Room 106

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Learn to design your own "Celtic" style quilt block and create bias stems using my unique folding and cutting technique. In this 6 hour class you will have time to design 2 blocks and go home with one or more blocks basted and ready to applique in the method of your choice.

Machines Provided by: Viking

Kit Contents: None

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5012C – Fun Fillers and Background Stitches

$134.00

Cindy Seitz-Krug

Location: Room 200C

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $30.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: In this class students will learn 8+ different fun filler stitches, including pebbles, teardrops, and swirls, to name a few! Students may choose to make a beautiful whole-cloth Christmas stocking or a pillow top as their class project. This class is a lot of fun and you’re sure to leave with a variety of new and beautiful quilting designs at your fingertips!

Machines Provided by: BERNINAQ20/700. This classroom features half Bernina Q20 and half BERNINA Domestic Machines. Students will split their time on both machines.
Note: The Skills Learned in this class are transferrable to a standard home domestic machine.

Kit Contents: *Quilter’s Sateen fabric for either a stocking, pillow top, or wallhanging *Backing fabric *Wool batting for project *Two spools of 100wt silk thread *Blue wash-away marker *70/10 Microtex Sharp needle *Diagram of stitches

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5013G – After the Rain

$99.00

Tammy Silvers

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 1

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $110.00



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Do curves scare you? Well, no worries here – this is a “faux” curved piecing project! What do I mean by that? You’ll see in class! Create your own blooming garden of blocks with this easy take on the traditional Drunkard’s Path block. We will explore optional embellishment options. And we will tackle a partial seam as well! Two in one – how great is that?!

Machines Provided by: Brother

Kit Contents: 10" square stack plus all fabrics for the quilt top, all in lovely Island Batik fabrics.

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5014C – Aurifil Thread Matters

$94.00

Annie Smith

Location: Room 204

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $55.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: The Aurifil Thread Matters workshop features a brief history of Aurifil threads and how thread is made and take you through the experience of stitching with each of the seven thread weights. We will create stitch samples to go into a resource binder that each student will create. Proper needle sizes for the corresponding weights will be discussed and used, as well as creative uses and applications for the threads. You will see samples of quilts that apply the different weights, including a trunk show of quilts, all made with Aurifil threads.

Machines Provided by: BERNINA

Kit Contents: Aurifil Threads (7) The corresponding needles in correct sizes Fabric for stitching samples A book, paper and page sleeves

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5061C – Road to California

$49.00

Dee Brown

Location: Room 107AB

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $24.00



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Learn a time saving technique that will allow you to do raw-edge applique with absolutely NO tracing. You will leave with the project completely fused and ready to topstitch. Dee will talk about the sometimes dreaded free-motion thread work that will enable you to finish your project at home.

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Complete Pattern, fabric and fusible

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5063C – Paintstik Special Effects

$49.00

Laura Murray

Location: Room 100A

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description:Join the coloring trend for adults, and enjoy the benefits of adding texture and color to fabric while improving well-being at the same time. Learn how to create the fabric of your dreams, from bold graphics, subtle batiks and more in this fun, fast-moving overview of Paintstik techniques. No experience necessary, if you can grasp a pen, can do this!

Design Class

Kit Contents: One stencil brush, one stencil, one paintstik, handouts plus use of instructor’s paintstiks, rubbing plates,and general class supplies.

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5064C – Fun Fabulous Fabric Ornaments

$49.00

Cindy Myers

Location: Room 202AB

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $32.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Enjoy a fun relaxing evening with Cindy making one of these beautiful ornaments that are so much easier than they look. Cindy will guide you in the process of applying the fabric medallion to your Styrofoam ball and adding the embellishments. She will show you all the tricks she has learned in making these very addicting works of art.

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Fabric medallion panel, seed beads, sequins, straight pins and instructions. Styrofoam balls available for sale in class.

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5065C – Dimensional Hand Embroidery Stitches

$49.00

Catherine Redford

Location: 1st Floor Board Room

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $25.00



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Add some more advanced dimensional stitches to your embroidery vocabulary as you work on your piece from a selection of pre-printed fabric samplers. Learn crested chain stitch, double cast-on, drizzle, trellis and lots more!

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Preprinted fabric sampler panel, threads, needles, full color hand out

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5067G – Do You Fear or Dread Binding Your Quilt?

$49.00

Connie Spurlock

Location: Ontario Gateway Hotel Salon 4

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $25.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Are those unfinished projects mounting up because you don't want to tackle them. Dread no more! Binding can be simple and perfect every time...no tools just some easy techniques that will bring you success and finished projects. We will cover strip binding, bias binding (you will make continuous bias binding), ruffles, prairie points, 90 Degree corners and octagon corners.

Machines Provided by: Babylock

Kit Contents: Written instructions for all techniques; fabrics for each of the techniques and a prairie point project.

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5068C – Fitting a Dress Form to You

$30.00

Joe Vecchiarelli

Location: Room 104B

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 



Description: When making a garment it becomes faster and more accurate to create your fit on a dress form. Learn to make simple adjustments with easy placement of sizing material on the form to mimic your shape instantaneously. You’ll eliminate the frustration of fitting the paper pattern (flat) to your body (not flat). One dress form can become your body shape in seconds, and help with faster, easier and more accurate fitting results forever after.

Lecture Class


5069G – Ornaments in the Pines

$49.00

Beth Watts

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 1

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $60.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Create a fun dimensional art landscape quilt. Learn how to free motion to create pine needles and tree trunks, using wash away stabilzer, 12 weight threads, fusibles, Fabric magic and embellishments. 

Machines Provided by: Brother

Kit Contents: Cork, Fabric, Thread, Toole, Stabilizer, Fusible, Embellishments, Fabric Magic, Pattern 

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5070C – No Knots & Tiny Stitches

$49.00

Patricia Yamin

Location: Room 203C

One day

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $55.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: If relaxing and learning to hand quilt is high on the list of your priorities, this workshop with Pat is perfect for you! Each student will be provided with a kit containing a 100% cotton pre-marked 16 1/2" x 16 1/2" or 30" by 30" square plus batting and backing. Discover how to prepare your quilt by first basting it properly to prevent sagging and bubbles on the back. Then learn the no-stress quilting method for straight lines, curves and even circles. Join Pat from Come Quilt With Me - find out how to enjoy comfortable and proper hand quilting. No hoops or quit frames ever needed!

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Complete kit for this Quilting project

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5601C – Strip Pieced Compass and Compass Companion Blocks

$188.00

Robin Long

Location: Room 203AB

Two Days

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $49.95



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Have you ever wanted to make a Mariner’s Compass block but were too intimidated? Not a fan of paper piecing or using tedious templates? We'll go more into depth in this class to create strip pieced compass and compass variations - compass sunflowers and sunflowers - using Robin Ruth Design’s rulers and strip-piecing method! Join Robin and learn all the compass basics for making either Skinny Robin or Fat Robin mariner’s compass blocks and variations.

Machines Provided by: Pfaff

Kit Contents: Students choice of either the Skinny Robin or Fat Robin 16-Point Book and Ruler Combo

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5602G – Fanfaire Sampler

$188.00

Krista Moser

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 2

Two Days

Friday, January 22nd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: This Sampler style quilt has endless possibilities. Every block teaches you a new way to use the Creative Grids 60 Degree Diamond Ruler. Krista will teach you how to cut a combination of diamonds, triangles, hexagons, parallelograms and trapezoids to create this fun quilt, and all with one ruler! This quilt goes together fast and is oh so striking! If you have been wanting to break out of the same old quilting routine and try something different, this class is just the thing.

Machines Provided by: Janome

Kit Contents: None

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