Aunt Lizzy’s Parlor – Use Your Machine’s Decorative Stitches, #23506

Aunt Lizzy’s Parlor – Use Your Machine’s Decorative Stitches – #23506

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom D
Teacher: Vicki McCarty
Level: Intermediate, Advanced
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


We spend big bucks to purchase these awesome machines…and all we ever use is the ¼” seam! In this class, you will learn how to use your decorative stitches to prequilt your background. Then, you will draw your appliqué pieces onto fusible web and iron them onto your fabric. Vicki will also show you how to use bias bars to create your stems, fuse them onto an appliqué pressing sheet, and then peel them off to press onto your decorative stitched background. Lastly, she will show you how to alter your blanket stitch to make it look like the whole thing has been hand-stitched!

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Boro-Style Appliqué, #23501

Boro-Style Appliqué – #23501

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom D
Teacher: Kathy Doughty
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(No Kit Fee)

 


Borrowing stitching styles from other cultures adds texture and interest to our projects. This workshop is about using contemporary floral prints and Japanese Boro-style stitches to make a vase of flowers. Students will compose a floral arrangement and begin stitching it onto a background.

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Butterfly Forest Appliqué, #23101

Butterfly Forest Appliqué – #23101

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom B
Teacher: Felicia Brenoe
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Join author, designer, and educator Felicia Brenoe for a fun day of butterfly appliqué! In this class, you will increase your mastery of fused raw-edge appliqué as you create a block from Felicia’s book, The Quiltmaker’s Butterfly Forest. Felicia will share tips and techniques for constructing your blocks and getting neat appliqué stitches on the machine. You will use precut appliqué shapes to create the blocks, and you will finish one or more 18″ blocks that you can incorporate into a larger quilt or turn into a pillow or wallhanging.

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Calico Rose with Wool Appliqué, #23505

Calico Rose with Wool Appliqué – #23505

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom D
Teacher: Vicki McCarty
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Join Vicki as she teaches you a brand-new technique for hassle-free string quilting, then fuse your wool appliqué flowers and stitch them down by hand. We will then add beads for embellishments. Your finished project will be 41″ x 41″.

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Cozy Village: Learn Successful Raw-Edge Appliqué, #23104

Cozy Village: Learn Successful Raw-Edge Appliqué – #23104

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Independence AB
Teacher: Felicia Brenoe
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Join author, designer, and educator Felicia Brenoe and learn how to machine appliqué the block of your choice from Felicia’s charming quilt design, MY COZY VILLAGE. Felicia will teach you all the tricks of successful fused raw-edge appliqué. You will discuss thread tension, machine settings, planning for layered appliqué, and tricks and tips to make your appliqué look professional. By the end of class, you will have a whole new toolset at your fingertips and the confidence to tackle any raw-edge appliqué project.

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Jamestown House Wool Appliqué, #23102

Jamestown House Wool Appliqué – #23102

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Chestnut Boardroom
Teacher: Becky Goldsmith
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(No Kit Fee)

 


Come to class and have fun appliquéing this cute wool house. Learn how to make templates and a placement overlay, plus how to fuse or glue and stitch your wool appliqué shapes. The pattern for the small quilt is included in the class. You can make it as a stand-alone project or add it to the larger quilt from Becky’s book, Wool Appliqué The Piece O’ Cake Way.

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Perfectly Pointy – Needleturn Appliqué, #23503

Perfectly Pointy – Needleturn Appliqué – #23503

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Chestnut Boardroom
Teacher: Becky Goldsmith
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Now is the time to master your needleturn hand-appliquéd points! Come to class and learn the secrets to perfect points. This class focuses exclusively on inner and outer points, and you will leave with the confidence to tackle the points that you will find in any appliqué project.

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Tile Tango – Needleturn Appliqué, #23103

Tile Tango – Needleturn Appliqué – #23103

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Chestnut Boardroom
Teacher: Becky Goldsmith
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(No Kit Fee)

 


Needleturn hand appliqué is both fun and relaxing, once you know how to do it! You will learn how to sew an invisible stitch in this class for all skill levels. Other skill-building techniques include curves, outer points, and much more. This class will leave you with the confidence to tackle any appliqué project.

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