Build-A-Stitch, #38503

Build-A-Stitch – #38503

Day: Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Karen Marchetti
Level: All levels
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Starting with basic stitches, Karen will expand your library of stitches by adding one element at a time. This class is great for beginners as well as those wanting to stitch from the front of the machine. Karen’s techniques will help you improve muscle-memory while increasing confidence. By the end of the class, you will have a full library of go-to stitches and no more fears of quilting! Bring a notebook and pen to class for doodling practice before the fun on the machines begins.

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Functional Fills, #38509

Functional Fills – #38509

Day: Friday, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Karen Marchetti
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Fills are fantastic, fun, and functional, too! Whether filling oodles of empty space or accentuating beautiful appliqué, fills are a very necessary part of quilting. In class, Karen will share many of her favorite background fills, including her signature fan fill, as well as combining fills for maximum effect. She will also discuss density and scale of various designs and when to know which to use.

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Longarm Quilting for the Beginner, #38105

Longarm Quilting for the Beginner – #38105

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Amanda Leins
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $220 Retail: $275
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Don’t miss your chance to spend all day on your own longarm machine! In this class, students will learn the basic skills necessary to get started with longarm quilting. In the first half, Amanda will teach tips and tricks for loading your quilt, getting the right thread tension, and conquering stitch-in-the-ditch. Students will then practice how to stabilize a block and transition from ruler work to free-motion quilting, all while getting a full day’s practice on their very own longarm machine. This is your chance to start at the very beginning with no pressure and plenty of fun, no sharing required.

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Pop Those Lines! Making Your Ruler Work Stand Out, #38104

Pop Those Lines! Making Your Ruler Work Stand Out – #38104

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Karen Marchetti
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $176 Retail: $220
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Using rulers and some amazing background fills on a custom-printed panel, Karen will share how to make your ruler work pop! You will take basic ruler work to the next level and learn some unique ruler ideas. Straight edge and curved longarm rulers are required. Karen will have her rulers available for purchase. Let Karen teach you how to make your quilts shine with ruler work!

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Quilting Mehndi Designs on the Longarm, #38508

Quilting Mehndi Designs on the Longarm – #38508

Day: Thursday, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Kris Vierra
Level: All levels
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Learn how to quilt beautiful freehand Mehndi designs on the longarm. These intricate, traditional Indian henna tattoos will add spice to the background of any quilt. Fast and easy to quilt, these designs will quickly become addictive. You will love these fancy and elegant motifs, and be amazed at how easy they are to quilt with hardly any marking.

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Rulerwork Refinement, #38102

Rulerwork Refinement – #38102

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Amanda Leins
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $176 Retail: $220
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Love the look of rulerwork but not sure how to incorporate it into your quilting designs? Stuck on how to make rulerwork and free-motion quilting work together? In this class, Amanda will teach you how to use a ruler foot and acrylic templates to create designs that sing. You’ll learn the basics of longarm quilting with rulers and go home with a treasure trove of new possibilities for quilting your quilts.

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Scrollwork, #38515

Scrollwork – #38515

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Karen Marchetti
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


One of Karen’s most used go-to stitches is the scroll. In this class, she will share several variations of the basic scroll, as well as how to use them in more than just sashings. Students will have a lot of curly, scrolly fun, all while adding a bunch of scroll options to their go-to stitches.

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