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6001G – How to Make the Softest Teddy Bear

$94.00

Teresa Coates

Location: Ontario Gateway Hotel Salon 4

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $50.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Discover the tips and techniques that will take your handmade stuffies from ordinary to irresistible! Together we will make a plush stuffed elephant and you'll learn how to cut and sew with minky fabrics plus which patterns, notions and tools are most useful for making stuffed animals.

Machines Provided by: Baby Lock

Kit Contents: pattern, fabric and stuffing

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6002C – Thread Painting 101

$134.00

Gina Siembieda

Location: Room 200AB

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $30.00



Skill Level: Beginner

Description: This is an exploration into thread painting. Thread painting uses thread in the same way that you would draw with a pencil or paint with a brush. It's easier than you think! You will see how a flower can come to life when painted with thread. Project may vary from picture, but you will have plenty of time to perfect your thread painting. We will also try out the easiest way to applique, called slap-li-que, with no special tools or products needed. 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 2016C

Kit Contents: At least 3 spools of thread to take home and fabric sandwiches needed during class

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6003C – 360 Grids

$99.00

Sue Heinz

Location: Room 201AB

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $3.00



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: This drawing workshop is packed with possibilities! Learn how easy it is to transform simple shapes into curved and gorgeous medallions and wreaths! You will be amazed at how addictive it is to combine the inventive designs by Sue Heinz with her patented, easy-to-use tools that will take your quilting to the next level.

Design Class

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

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6004C – Edge to Edge Quilting

$149.00

Gina Perkes

Location: Room 103

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: Discover the joy of working from the front of the machine. Gina will teach you how to execute 20 different free hand edge to edge designs. You will also learn how to achieve balance in your quilting and gain control with freehand quilting.

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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6005C – Lucy Boston Patchwork of the Crosses

$94.00

Diane Kirkhart

Location: 1st Floor Board Room

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $14.00


Skill Level: All Levels

Description: This is an EPP (English Paper Piecing) class. You will learn fussy cutting with templates creating an interesting design depending on where you place each fabric.

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: 1" Honeycomb and Square Acrylic Template with 3/8" seam allowance and paper templates

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6006C – Beyond the Basics - Designing Quilts in EQ8

$99.00

Nancy Mahoney

Location: Room 202AB

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $5.00



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Discover how to use EQ8 to create complex-looking quilt designs. Learn how to design medallion-style quilts and use the custom-set layout. Explore how to use different border designs, edit photos and set them into quilts, scan fabrics, use different layers, and add text. See how to use the Layout Library to create unique designs. This is the perfect "next-step" class for gaining confidence using EQ8.

Technology Class

Kit Contents: Handouts

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6007G – Quilt it Modern

$99.00

Kathy McNeil

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 3

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $5.00


Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate
Description: Modern quilting designs add a delightful, often unexpected visual layer of interest. They float under traditional pieced blocks or appliqué shapes and often include more straight lines than traditional quilting. Kathy will review tips for needles, thread and tension, etc. for domestic machines. We will practice 5 designs used for fillers and learn to create your own thread quilted creatures too. I will review ruler work and you have time to practice if you bring your own machine quilting rulers.

Machines Provided by: Juki

Kit Contents: Filler Designs

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6009N – Gridwork Reimagined

$134.00

Jodi Robinson

Location: Room 1

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: I think most machine quilters have stitched gridwork in many of its different forms: grids, crosshatching, curved crosshatching, and adding design elements to a grid. In this class, I will share with you some very unique, and different design ideas to change up the common grid. Learn to look at grids in a whole new way, to create unique gridwork designs that will take your quilting up a notch. Students MUST be comfortable doing rulerwork.

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 1011N

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6010N – Learn to Look Beyond the Lines on a Stencil That is!

$134.00

Jodi Robinson

Location: Room 1

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $20.00



Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Description: Description: In this new stencil class, I will teach you how to look beyond the lines on a stencil to see points, areas, and sections that can be used to create extraordinary new designs. I will show you how to create multiple designs from a single stencil; for backgrounds, blocks, and borders. If you have taken my Stencil Magic Class, this class takes things a step farther. We will play with combining stencils, as well as layering multiple stencils for endless design possibilities. You will never look at stencils the same way again!

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

Kit Contents: All Supplies needed to complete class sample

Same Class as 4010N

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6011C – Paper Piecing Basics

$94.00

Nancy Roelfsema

Location: Room 106

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 



Skill Level: Beginner

Description:Learning to paper piece can feel like you are piecing through a mirror.  Using my technique, you will learn and understand all the tricks and tips for perfect paper piecing.  It will no longer be scary.  By piecing different designs, you will understand the steps and they will be a technique you love.

Machines Provided by: Viking 

Kit Contents: None 

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6012C – Machine Quilted Clamshell Extravaganza!

$134.00

Cindy Seitz-Krug

Location: Room 200C

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $32.00



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: This is a free motion quilting class in which you’ll learn 12 different variations of the classic and beautiful clamshell design. Not only will Cindy show you clamshell varieties and arrangements that you never dreamed of; she’ll also share tips and tricks to make your quilted clamshell designs beautiful and successful.

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: 20x20” pre-marked grid panel 20x20” backing fabric 20x20 batting 2 spools 100wt. silk thread 2 70/10 needles

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6013G – Winter Woods

$99.00

Tammy Silvers

Location: Ontario Gateway Salon 1

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $85.00



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Capture the beauty of a winter wood in this minimalist interpretation of a birch grove. Use my Guided Improv technique to easily "plant" trees in your own wooded grove that you can enjoy year-round!

Machines Provided by: Brother

Kit Contents: All fabrics for quilt top. Please note template and Steam-A-Seam are NOT included.

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6014C – The "A" Word by Machine

$94.00

Annie Smith

Location: Room 204

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

 


Kit Fee $30.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: The "A" word -- Applique -- is easy once you learn the basics. You will learn all of the essential techniques for raw-edge, fusible machine appliqué. We'll cover stacked and tucked applique, how to stitch smooth inside and outside curves, achieve perfect points, fused and bias stems, and do a little thread-play embellishment. When you've learned these elements, you'll be ready to make that applique quilt that's on your bucket list.

Machines Provided by: BERNINA

Kit Contents: The Ultimate Applique Reference Tool, fusible web, a microbrush, a pencil, a self-threading needle and the fabrics for the sample.

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6061C – Healthcare Angel

$49.00

Dee Brown

Location: Room 107AB

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 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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6063C – Color Me Quilts - Sunflowers or Wild Roses

$49.00

Desiree Habicht

Location: Room 202AB

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $40.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: In this class you will be learning how to apply colored pencils, inktense pencils, and watercolor pencils to fabric to create a realistic look to a custom, pre-quilted, pre-stitched block from Desiree's Designs. Learn how to shade, create value, create textures, apply to other quilts, choose color all while you gain confidence creating your mini masterpiece. Desiree will walk you through the technique that guarantees your success even without any art background. After you are finished your block is permanent and color fast and can be washed! No Art experience necessary to jump into this fun and creative class. No extra supplies are needed, no machines either, just come as you are for a fun filled afternoon.

Design Class

Kit Contents: 8"x8" Pre-stitched block for coloring, 5 Inktense pencils, brushes, textile medium, container, papertowel

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6064C – Dorset Buttons - A Traditional English Craft

$49.00

Catherine Redford

Location: 1st Floor Board Room

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $15.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: A traditional English craft experiencing a resurgence! Learn how to make functional buttons you can use to embellish your next project, wear as jewelry or just do up your cardigan. We'll start with a basic cartwheel before we explore other options. Then it's up to you!

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: Plastic rings, threads, needles, and project sheet

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6066G – Project Speed - Using a 10 Degree Ruler to the Max!

$49.00

Connie Spurlock

Location: Ontario Gateway Hotel Salon 4

One day

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

 


Kit Fee $30.00



Skill Level: All Levels

Description: If you like projects that are FUN and FINISHED, then the 10 Degree ruler is something to consider. Piece 150 pieces of fabric in an hour and use the fabric for home decor projects or garments or make center pieces, tree skirts, and much more. Just using the ruler for its shape will provide you with many speedy projects.

Machines Provided by: Babylock

Kit Contents: 22 1/2" green acrylic 10 Degree ruler, pattern and all fabric for 40" table runner including backing and batting. Pattern for versatile placemat.

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6701C – Faces Fabric Collage

$188.00

Jane Haworth

Location: Room 107AB

Two Days

Saturday, January 23rd 2021

From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

 



Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: In this class you will learn to create a custom portrait from a 10’’ x 8” photo into an approx 30” x 24” design and make into your pattern. Using various fabrics Jane will guide you in making the ‘face’ using her raw edge fabric collage technique. Learn how to make eyes, use the values and patterns in the fabrics and to create texture in hair or draped fabric.

Handwork Class

Kit Contents: None

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