3-D Patchwork Fun: Transforming Tradition, #47104w

3-D Patchwork Fun: Transforming Tradition – #47104w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Karen Combs
Level: Intermediate
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn all the tricks to take a traditional patchwork block and magically change it into a 3-D block! You will also learn how to use color to enhance the 3-D effect and how to use the blocks in many different settings. It’s so easy once you know all the tricks!

This full-day class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Bicycle Art Quilt, #47115f

Bicycle Art Quilt – #47115f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery CD
Teacher: Sally Manke
Level: Intermediate
Member: $80 Retail: $100

 


Use all of your quilting skills and learn some brand-new ones to create this delightful art quilt. Learn the tips and tricks of this project, which include piecing, Dresden plate, bias tape creation, fabric weaving, and unique fusible and raw-edge appliqué. You’ll be amazed by what you can create with some simple tricks, and you’ll be on your way to a finished art quilt!

This full-day class includes show admission for Friday.

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Blooming Feathered Star Quilt: Perfect Your Piecing, #47107t

Blooming Feathered Star Quilt: Perfect Your Piecing – #47107t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Nancy Mahoney
Level: Intermediate
Member: $80 Retail: $100

 


This is the perfect class for any quilter wanting to improve their piecing. Nancy will walk students through step-by-step instructions with rotary cutting and piecing techniques for making accurate triangle squares. Her methods make short work of this tricky-looking block, and you’ll be so proud of what you can accomplish!

This full-day class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Chip Out of Every Block Quilt, #47508

Chip Out of Every Block Quilt – #47508

Day: Thursday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Karen Combs
Level: Beginner
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


This class tackles a fun quilt of illusion, and it is so simple to make once you know how. Work on a throw that can grow to any size you wish! Let Karen show you how easy and fun it can be to create an intriguing quilt through a unique process of fabric placement and piecing.

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Circle and Curve Sampler Quilt, #47102w

Circle and Curve Sampler Quilt – #47102w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook AB
Teacher: Maria Shell
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100

 


Join Maria for the day and learn all the ways you can make improvisationally pieced circles and curves. While practicing these new techniques, you’ll also learn about picking a color palette and applying improvisation techniques for creating original quilts. Maria will open your mind to brand-new quiltmaking possibilities in this fun and creative class!

This full-day class includes show admission for Wednesday.

mariashell.com

 

Granny’s Big Block Stars: Piecing a Traditional Beauty, #47503

Granny’s Big Block Stars: Piecing a Traditional Beauty – #47503

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Nancy Mahoney
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


Star blocks, simple appliqué, and yo-yo flowers make this traditional-looking quilt a real beauty. Learn how to make the big block stars using Nancy’s quick and easy piecing techniques. Fusible appliqué techniques and tips for making perfect yo-yo flowers are included in the class. If reproduction prints aren’t for you, batik prints on a dark background will make a spectacular, eye-catching quilt. Finished quilt size: 76″ x 94″.

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Half-Square Twisted Triangles: Use Your Precuts!, #47511

Half-Square Twisted Triangles: Use Your Precuts! – #47511

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook AB
Teacher: Nancy Mahoney
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


Join Nancy in this fun and informative class. Students will learn ten different ways to make half-square triangle units! This stash-busting lap-size quilt is perfect for fat quarters (18″ x 22″) or fat eighths (9″ x 22″). The blocks are oh-so-easy to make and look great in any color combination. Finished quilt size: 53″ x 60″.

nancymahoney.com

 

Hexies and Honeycombs: Getting Started with English Paper Piecing, #47501

Hexies and Honeycombs: Getting Started with English Paper Piecing – #47501

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: River Overlook EF
Teacher: Debbie Wendt
Level: Beginner
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Debbie for the afternoon and get started with English Paper Piecing! Hexies and Honeycombs are great designs for any fabric choice, and they can be modern, traditional, or anywhere in between. Debbie will teach you the basics of English Paper Piecing using paper, Paper Pieces, and freezer paper. You’ll choose the method and shape that suits you and then get to work on a hand-stitching project you’ll be proud of. Come and learn the old and make it new!

wendtquilting.com

 

Ice Crystals Quilt: 3-D Illusions, #47114f

Ice Crystals Quilt: 3-D Illusions – #47114f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook GH
Teacher: Karen Combs
Level: Intermediate
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Spend the day with Karen and create an amazing 3-D quilt that will have your friends asking “How did you do that?” You will learn Karen’s special rotary cutting techniques along with tricks and tips for making this quilt of illusion. This is the perfect class for a quilter with sewing experience.

This full-day class includes show admission for Friday.

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Learn English Paper Piecing: Tumbling Block Fun, #47505

Learn English Paper Piecing: Tumbling Block Fun – #47505

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: River Overlook EF
Teacher: Karen Combs
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


It’s old, but it’s brand-new! English Paper Piecing (or EPP) is all the rage! Why? Because this technique is easy, fast, accurate, and best of all, portable! It’s perfect for sitting and stitching, no matter where you are. Let Karen show you this popular technique while creating an amazing 3-D quilt. Frankly, Karen avoided this kind of piecing for years… until she tried it. Now she’s hooked and it is her “go-to” take-along project. Don’t worry if you’ve never tried it before; Karen will start at the beginning and teach you all the tricks and tips you need. CAUTION: You may become addicted to English Paper Piecing!

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Myra’s Window Boxes: “Paint” with Floral Prints, #47113f

Myra’s Window Boxes: “Paint” with Floral Prints – #47113f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Lenore Crawford
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110

 


In this workshop, students will learn how to create beautiful window boxes using a basic Courthouse Steps block. The pattern was created by Lenore’s mother, Myra Moore, and is a unique design using floral prints as the flowers for the window box. Students will create Courthouse Steps blocks, then sew them together to create a finished art quilt. They can be configured three in a row, four in a square, or even three stacked vertically. Create as many as you like! Students can take their design home and finish putting it together with batting, backing, and borders.

This full-day class includes show admission for Friday.

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Patches of Glory: A Patriotic Quilt, #47110f

Patches of Glory: A Patriotic Quilt – #47110f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery EF
Teacher: Vicki McCarty
Level: Intermediate
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Mix piecing and appliqué to make this spectacular wallhanging, all with Vicki’s new fabric line “Patches of Joy” by MARCUS Fabrics. Vicki designed her own tumbler template that makes this a fun and easy project to conquer. She will teach her tips and tricks for both piecing and appliqué, as well as decorative machine stitches for making this beautiful patriotic project. Quilt finishes at 32″ x 21″.

This full-day class includes show admission for Friday.

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Playing with Tradition: Create New Works from Traditional Blocks, #47109t

Playing with Tradition: Create New Works from Traditional Blocks – #47109t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook GH
Teacher: Maria Shell
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100

 


Using the basic components of design — line, shape, pattern, repetition, and color — you will explore how to manipulate common traditional quilt blocks into new and exciting compositions. Maria will lead you through the elements of design so you can be confident in expanding your creativity. Once you understand the basics, you’ll be amazed what you can make from a simple traditional block.

This full-day class includes admission for Thursday.

mariashell.com

 

Pretzeled Bargello: Make Your Own Bargello Quilt, #47516

Pretzeled Bargello: Make Your Own Bargello Quilt – #47516

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook GH
Teacher: Ruth Ann Berry
Level: Intermediate
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Stop in for the morning and have fun creating this gorgeous bargello quilt. It looks difficult, but Ruth Ann will show you just how easy bargello quilts can be! You’ll have a blast and leave with an understanding of bargello and a great start to a finished quilt.

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Silly String Bargello Quilt: A Fun and Colorful Intro to Bargello, #47506

Silly String Bargello Quilt: A Fun and Colorful Intro to Bargello – #47506

Day: Thursday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook AB
Teacher: Ruth Ann Berry
Level: Intermediate
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Ruth Ann Berry for a fun and relaxed afternoon and create this beautiful Bargello quilt! This complex-looking throw-sized quilt is easily accomplished with a simple process and straight piecing. Come join the Bargello craze and take home something you’re proud of.

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Simplified 3D Table Runner, #47517

Simplified 3D Table Runner – #47517

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Ruth Ann Berry
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Ruth Ann for a fun afternoon and make this eye-bending 3D quilt. You’ll love learning the basics of 3D quiltmaking and your project will look beautiful on your table at home. Ruth Ann will show you how to take simple triangles and transform them into a beautiful 3D quilt.

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Twirl-a-Tool Quilt: Fun and Easy Piecing, #47512

Twirl-a-Tool Quilt: Fun and Easy Piecing – #47512

Day: Friday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook AB
Teacher: Debbie Wendt
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


Join Debbie and learn a new block for a unique quilt. This quilt is a great choice for all the bright fabrics you’ve been collecting! Pair the fabrics with a dark background or change it up with lights and solids for a modern twist. You’ll use the Brilliant Bindings© tool as a template in this easy-to-construct Twirl block. You’ll even get tips on the sashing and faux-piped binding that gives this quilt pop. Don’t miss your chance to learn something new and create this fun, twirly quilt.

wendtquilting.com

 

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