A New View: An Upcycled Fashion Show for Charity , #12203

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A New View: An Upcycled Fashion Show for Charity – #12203

Day: Friday, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton Oceanfront Resort Grand Ballroom
100 North Atlantic Avenue
Level: All levels
Retail: $35

 


Join us at the beautiful Hilton Oceanfront Resort for the first-ever upcycled fashion show in Daytona Beach! Be stunned as artists transform items like plastic bags, coffee filters, newspaper, and more into gorgeous wearable fashions. You won’t believe your eyes as you take in this magical runway event, surrounded by all your quilting buddies. One person’s trash is another person’s couture gown in this one-of-a-kind, high-fashion evening of fun, function, and everything fabulous. Proceeds from this show will benefit the Conklin Center for the Blind’s Early Intervention Program, which serves infants, toddlers, and children who are blind or severely visually impaired, along with their parents, in their most natural environment – their homes. Be part of history and partner with AQS as we celebrate fashion and give back to the Daytona Beach community. To learn more about The Conklin Center, click here.

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All Appliqué All the Time – Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8), #19505

All Appliqué All the Time – Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) – #19505

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 203AB
Teacher: Shelley Doyal
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Handout Fee)


There are many things you can do with the appliqué side of Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8). Shelley will teach you how to both use appliqués already available in the software to create designs and make your own appliqués. Learn how to use a photo to make your appliqué, and check out how stencils and lettering can personalize your quilt.  Shelley will also cover the Wreathmaker function in EQ8. Afterwards, have fun with a trunk show of the projects presented in the class.

sewshelley407@gmail.com

 

All-Star Review, #12201

All-Star Review – #12201

Day: Wednesday, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Level: All levels

Member: $24 Retail: $30

 

 


Join us for our ever-popular All-Star Review and learn techniques from this year’s instructors. Each instructor will give a 10-minute demonstration to all participants from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. After 7:30 p.m., meet the instructors, purchase their books, patterns, and tools. You can even get an autograph or two. A booklet with printed handouts is provided to each participant. This event always sells out fast, so hurry and get your tickets today!

Around the Block – Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8), #19502

Around the Block – Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) – #19502

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 203AB
Teacher: Shelley Doyal
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Handout Fee)


What can we do with all those blocks in Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8)? Serendipity is the name of the game in this class. Learn to use the Serendipity tool and transform ordinary blocks into something extraordinary. Put on your block designer thinking caps as Shelley helps you take a block to a whole new level. Frame, Merge, Tilt, and many more functions will help turn your block into a one-of-a-kind piece of art. You will have fun creating projects and designing your own block for a mini-design contest.

sewshelley407@gmail.com

 

Bee-utiful Hand Appliqué, #13505

Bee-utiful Hand Appliqué – #13505

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Karen Kay Buckley
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Karen just loves seeing beautiful, blooming flowers in the spring and summer. Where Karen lives, that is the only time to see them in bloom. Now you can see flowers year round with this easy-to-make 13½” x 16″ wall quilt. You will be thrilled with your smooth curves, sharp points, and perfect circles as you begin to hand appliqué on this wonderful little project.

karenkaybuckley.com

 

Beyond the Border – Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8), #19501

Beyond the Border – Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) – #19501

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 203AB
Teacher: Shelley Doyal
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Handout Fee)


Let’s explore Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) in a way you might not have thought about. How can you use borders to make an entire quilt? Borders aren’t just for the outside edge of your quilt anymore. Students will take some of the border designs available in EQ8, and use them not only for the edges, but also for the body of the quilt. Come and explore Beyond the Border. Join Shelley for chocolate and see samples of the projects you will be creating in the software.

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Binding Made Easy: Your New Go-To Technique (First Offering), #18507

Binding Made Easy: Your New Go-To Technique (First Offering) – #18507

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103C
Teacher: Judy Hansen
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


In one of Judy’s most popular classes, you will learn how to cut, press, prepare, and continuously piece your binding, including on the bias. Judy will teach you how to achieve perfect corners and connect end strips perfectly and easily; no special tools needed! You will also explore techniques to take the stress out of decorative topstitching. You will take home two placemats and lots of knowledge! (This is the same as #18510.)

quiltshopofdeland.com

janome

 

Binding Made Easy: Your New Go-To Technique (Second Offering), #18510

Binding Made Easy: Your New Go-To Technique (Second Offering) – #18510

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103B
Teacher: Judy Hansen
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


In one of Judy’s most popular classes, you will learn how to cut, press, prepare, and continuously piece your binding, including on the bias. Judy will teach you how to achieve perfect corners and connect end strips perfectly and easily; no special tools needed! You will also explore techniques to take the stress out of decorative topstitching. You will take home two placemats and lots of knowledge! (This is the same as #18507.)

quiltshopofdeland.com

janome

 

Chain Saw Block- Piecing with Precuts, #17506

Chain Saw Block – Piecing with Precuts – #17506

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102C
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: All levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Handout Fee)


This stunning quilt looks incredibly complex, but is really quite easy, and so much fun to piece. If you enjoy fun surprises when you rotary cut, you will love this design. No matter what fabrics you begin with, the finished blocks will look oh-so-different from what you would expect. Kimberly will share dozens of helpful hints and tricks with you to make these blocks of many seams stitch together with absolute ease. The finished quilt will certainly dazzle your family, friends, and guild members! The variety of fabrics will dance delightfully with motion and excitement! You may also choose to use 36 fat quarters instead of other precuts. This might be the perfect way to trim down your fabric stash!

kimberlyeinmo.com

bernina

 

Circles Squared – Machine Appliqué, #13102

Circles Squared – Machine Appliqué – #13102

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 101C
Teacher: Karen Kay Buckley
Level: All levels

Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


This is a really fun class that will help you create a beautiful machine appliquéd wall quilt. Learn to make sharp points, smooth curves, perfect circles, and straight and even stems. There will be a little reverse appliqué for some added fun. The technique Karen teaches is a prepared-edge method using an invisible stitch. Come join her for a fun day of machine appliqué.

karenkaybuckley.com

brother-ssfs

 

Color and Contrast in Quilting, #15504

Color and Contrast in Quilting – #15504

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 202AB
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn to effectively combine fabrics for more dynamic and exciting quilts while working through a series of no-commitment play activities. Gail will share her color-choice expertise to help you bring your projects to the next level. Unlock your inner artist in this one-of-a-kind design workshop.

gailgarber.com

 

Creative Spaces: Turn Your Sewing Room into Your Perfect Studio!, #12806

Creative Spaces: Turn Your Sewing Room into Your Perfect Studio! – #12806

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: All levels

Member: $24 Retail: $30

 


Whether you share a small room with your family or you have the most palatial space, your sewing room should be the place where you feel happy and inspired to create! Being a military wife with 15 moves under her belt, Kimberly has set up sewing studios in each of her homes and is excited to share the tips and tricks she learned for making the most of the space you have. She will share photos of her sewing rooms, her favorite (and not-so-favorite) features of what works and what does not, and her best tips for setting up your own creative haven. After that, sit back and take a personal tour of Kimberly’s friends’ studios, including those of some of the top quilting stars in the industry, as they open up the doors to their spaces. This fun, informative, and inspiring parade-of-homes style visit will provide a wealth of ideas and tips for transforming your own space into a place where you can be your most creative. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

kimberlyeinmo.com 

Custom Quilting the Sampler, #18511

Custom Quilting the Sampler – #18511

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Come and learn the technical stuff you need to know about custom quilting, like when to baste and when to change threads. What do you quilt first? You will learn all of this as Judi shares her ideas on how to custom quilt your quilt top. Sampler quilts are often thrown into the panto/allover mix, but they don’t need to be. Judi will share design fills, from simple to complex, that will impress!

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

Discover Your Inner Artist! – Fabric Painting, #15506

Discover Your Inner Artist! – Fabric Painting – #15506

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 202AB
Teacher: Stephanie Brandenburg
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


When the artists from Frond Design Studios share their art techniques, paints, and brushes, only good things happen. This is a class for any age and any level. Learning to unlock your explorative spirit is one of the biggest roadblocks in your creative journey. You choose the design you want to embellish. You choose what colors you would like to feature. Then you can staple it to the canvas provided and hang it on the wall when it is finished, or save it and use it in a future thread play or Threadpunk™ class later. Make a bag or a wallhanging to finish your art.

fronddesignstudios.com

 

Fabracadabra Ornament, #19513

Fabracadabra Ornament – #19513

Day: Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Paula Nadelstern
Level: All levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Get in touch with your inner embellisher. Decorate your way to a beautiful object brimming with sparkle and ready to display using a simple nonsewing technique. Students will learn to rely on the repetitive flow of shapes and colors to create this easy-to-make but visually complex object. Paulanadelstern.com

 

Fantabulous Free-Motion Feathers and Motifs, #18508

Fantabulous Free-Motion Feathers and Motifs – #18508

Day: Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Are you stuck when it comes to feathers? Come to Judi’s Fantabulous Feathers class and see her flawless approach at free-motion feathers. We will learn how to quilt feathers around borders of quilts, as well as allover feathers and motifs. You will come out of this class brimming with excitement and the confidence to give feathers a try. Don’t miss this class!

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

Fiesta Mexico, Block Three – Hand Appliqué, #13501

Fiesta Mexico, Block Three – Hand Appliqué – #13501

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 202AB
Teacher: Karen Kay Buckley
Level: All levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


During Karen’s visits to Mexico, she was influenced by the designs and colors of the flora and handmade pottery. Karen designed a large quilt called Fiesta Mexico, and she will help you explore one of the blocks from that quilt. While sewing on this 10” block, you will learn to appliqué smooth curves and sharp points. Karen will also show you how to create and appliqué perfect strips and perfect circles. This class is sure to make your hand appliqué fun, easy, and enjoyable. (The border is not part of this half-day workshop, but the pattern and directions will be included in the class kit.)

karenkaybuckley.com

 

Freeform Art Quilts, #12805

Freeform Art Quilts – #12805

Day: Thursday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: All levels

Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Never one to adhere to rules, Gail began breaking the quilting edicts soon after she learned the basics necessary to create an original design. Problems with bindings on corners? Just leave the corners off! It’s fun and easy to be your own designer and to break away from the tedium of repetitive block design. Gail will lead you on a journey of exploration, from the valley of tradition, along the rocky road of great ideas gone wrong, to the rainbow peaks of increased creativity in quilts! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

gailgarber.com 

Free-Motion Fun on Your Home Machine, #18502

Free-Motion Fun on Your Home Machine – #18502

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 102C
Teacher: Judy Hansen
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


This fun, creative class will review the basics of free-motion quilting, including all-over designs such as meandering, wiggle-in-the-ditch, and motifs. You will then explore creating unique border and block designs for today’s quilting! This half-day class, which is based on Judy’s popular video “Machine Quilting for Newbies,” will make you want to go home and start quilting your own projects!

quiltshopofdeland.com

bernina

 

Hand and Machine Appliqué the Karen Kay Buckley Way, #13502

Hand and Machine Appliqué the Karen Kay Buckley Way – #13502

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 202AB
Teacher: Karen Kay Buckley
Level: All levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70

 


During this lecture/demo class, Karen will share her tips and tricks for good hand and machine appliqué. Karen will talk about her favorite tools and how she organizes to have more sewing time. Learn about transferring designs to fabric, points, curves, Perfect Circles®, Perfect Ovals™, different ways to make stems, the appliqué stitch, and more. This is not a hands-on class. Come and learn how Karen masters her appliqué every time.

karenkaybuckley.com

lecture-demo

 

Happy Villages and Accidental Landscapes, #12804

Happy Villages and Accidental Landscapes – #12804

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Karen Eckmeier
Level: All levels

Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Explore two totally different techniques with the same fun results! Karen will share her two favorite approaches to playing with fabrics: fabric collage (Happy Villages) and layered/topstitching (Accidental Landscapes). This lighthearted and informative PowerPoint presentation will show you how the techniques evolved, and will inspire you to try fabric collage or layered topstitching in your own creations. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

quilted-lizard.com 

Happy Villages Fabric Collage, #15102

Happy Villages Fabric Collage – #15102

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 202AB
Teacher: Karen Eckmeier
Level: All levels

Member: $80 Retail: $100

 


Explore the freedom of fabric collage! You will find no seams to piece or match, no lines to trace, just free-form cutting of step and window shapes. Step-by-step, your little village will magically come to life. Put the finishing touches on your fabric collage at home with a layer of tulle and machine stitching. Finished project size: 16½” x 16½”.

quilted-lizard.com

 

Layered Logs – Topstitched Log Cabin Blocks, #17502

Layered Logs – Topstitched Log Cabin Blocks – #17502

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103A
Teacher: Karen Eckmeier
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


These Log Cabin blocks really have an attitude! Relax and enjoy topstitched seams, curvy edges, and blocks of different sizes all with no measuring. Karen will demonstrate how the different-sized blocks magically come together to create this traditional pattern, which has lots of great curvy lines and quirky little raw-edge triangles.

quilted-lizard.com

elna

 

Let’s Make Waves!, #15502

Let’s Make Waves! – #15502

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103C
Teacher: Karen Eckmeier
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


Grab your rotary cutters and loosen up by cutting wild curves and dramatic angles in this technique workshop. Learn to “go with the flow” and find out how relaxing free-form cutting and layered topstitching can be! Karen will show you how to use your Layered Waves fabric in traditional and contemporary quilts, impressive borders, eye-catching wearables, appliqué designs, and much, much, more!

quilted-lizard.com

janome

 

Little Landscapes – Fused Appliqué, #13504

Little Landscapes – Fused Appliqué – #13504

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Fused appliqué is one of Frieda’s go-to methods for making her award-winning quilts. In this workshop, students will make a small landscape design using fused fabric, scissors, and a rotary cutter with a decorative blade. To truly make your own art quilts, begin by designing your own fabric. In this class, you will make swatches of colorful fused fabrics, and use them to create collage landscapes full of texture and pattern. A kit of hand-dyed cottons is required, dyed specifically to produce the desired results.

friestyle.com

 

Live from New York: Paula Nadelstern’s City Journey, #12807

Live from New York: Paula Nadelstern’s City Journey – #12807

Day: Friday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Paula Nadelstern
Level: All levels

Member: $24 Retail: $30

 


Paula is a city quilter wrapped up in the fabric of urban life. While ostensibly following her route from first quilt to last, this slide lecture stops along the way to shop in the Garment District, park a car urban style, and glimpse a city-shaped birthday party scavenger hunt. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

paulanadelstern.com 

Lone Starbust II, #17102

Lone Starbust II – #17102

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103C
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: All levels

Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Handout Fee)


Kimberly’s most popular class, this one sells out fast wherever she teaches it, and the diamond design possibilities are practically endless! Kimberly will teach you how to strip-piece and cut diamond building blocks from strips, using either her EZ Jelly Roll Ruler or her new Precision Precuts Ruler, with no “Y” or set-in seams. You will design your own unique Lone Starburst variation quilt! The first part of the class focuses on accurate and efficient cutting and piecing of the diamond units, and the latter part of the class will focus on design elements and the almost limitless possibilities for designing your own layout using your diamond units. The real magic comes from the fact that the quilt is assembled with straight-set blocks, not diamond wedges or blocks on point. This is an eye-opening class for anyone who wants to create a one-of-a-kind quilt with a Lonestar twist!

kimberlyeinmo.com

janome

 

Make It with Thread, #19510

Make It with Thread – #19510

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 101C
Teacher: Pat Durbin
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


One of Pat’s favorite tools in quilting is thread – lots of thread. In this class, Pat will show you techniques she has developed to make beautiful leaves, flowers, and more using thread. When you are finished, sew them onto garments, quilts, book covers, bags, or whatever you please!

patdurbin.com

 

brother-ssfs

 

Mosaic Beach – Pictorial Piecing, #17508

Mosaic Beach – Pictorial Piecing – #17508

 

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Pat Durbin
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Building beautiful mosaic quilt tops with tiny squares is a fun, easy way to make a picture quilt. You will have so much fun with this unique process! Pat will help you build a top for a wallhanging with many little squares of fabrics. You will learn a new skill and go home with a quilt top you will be proud to share with your friends.

patdurbin.com

 

Mountain Views Accidental Landscape, #15503

Mountain Views Accidental Landscape – #15503

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 101C
Teacher: Karen Eckmeier
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


Create this surprisingly simple quilted scene using Karen’s layered topstitching technique. Gentle rolling hills of green fabric strips combine with distant peaks to create peaceful vistas. You can also include a lake or a field of wildflowers; the variations are endless. Finished project size: approximately 9″ x 12″ without borders.

quilted-lizard.com

brother-ssfs

 

No-Sew 3D Flower Embellishments, #19515

No-Sew 3D Flower Embellishments – #19515

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Jessica VanDenburgh
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Time to put away your machine and make some no-sew flowers! These easy, fun flowers are the perfect accessory to add to your quilts, clothing, and bags. In class we will make the largest flower, the Dahlia, and discuss techniques to make the Rose and Poppy, too. We will also go over the many ways to add extra embellishments to your flowers, such as beads, crystals, and embroidery floss.

sewmanycreationsny.com

 

Paint It – Orange Hibiscus, #15507

Paint It – Orange Hibiscus – #15507

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Pat Durbin
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn to paint a stunning hibiscus flower on fabric. Bring a quilt to life using Pat’s fabric painting expertise. You will have fun bringing out your inner artist and go home with a beautiful quilt top.

patdurbin.com

 

Piecing Perfect Pinless Pinwheels, #17505

Piecing Perfect Pinless Pinwheels – #17505

Day: Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103B
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: All levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Handout Fee)


Delightfully fun and easy-breezy, this quilt is an absolute treat to make! Kimberly will share the important points of Triangles 101 and why bias matters. You’ll learn to expertly cut half-square and quarter-square triangles easily and accurately from simple fabric strips. No more cutting squares first and then cutting them diagonally, and no more ⅞” measurements. Impossible? Not with Kimberly’s method! You’ll be able to piece the blocks without worrying about bias edges or trimming units, and best of all, NO PINS! (Really!) This quilt features pinwheels with a twist, and as a bonus you’ll learn to create a stunning Flying Geese border constructed from the same strips used for the blocks. This class is lots of fun and chock-full of helpful hints and clever tips. Come join the fun by making an entire quilt of fancifully colored Pinwheels and Flying Geese. And leave the straight pins at home!

kimberlyeinmo.com

janome

 

Quilting Across Time: Tradition Meets Today, #18505

Quilting Across Time: Tradition Meets Today – #18505

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Come and learn how Judi Madsen takes on modern quilting with a traditional approach. Learn how to make feathers and straight lines work together beautifully in a quilt. Judi will share her love of the modern/traditional approach to quilting customer quilts as well as her own quilts. This is a great class for everyone!

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

Quilting Makes the Quilt, #12803

Quilting Makes the Quilt – #12803

Day: Wednesday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: All levels

Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Need ideas for how to quilt your quilt top? Sue will tell you her secrets on how to help make this step easier for every quilter. Many of Sue’s own quilts will be shown for inspiration. Pieced quilts, appliquéd quilts, quilt samplers, and more will be covered. Whether you quilt your own quilt tops or you like to have someone else do it for you, Sue’s information will help make sure you end up with a quilt you are happy with! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

Sue-Nickels.com 

Quilting Smashing Sashings, #18509

Quilting Smashing Sashings – #18509

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Are you tired of the same old sashing designs? Do you feel stuck in a rut with feathers, swirls, and other common sashing quilting designs? This is the class for you! Come and see how Judi Madsen approaches the quilting designs in her large sashes! This will be a fun and informative class with a lot of new design ideas for those quilts that have you stumped. Judi cannot wait to share her new designs with you!

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

Quilting Tripped-Out Triple Borders, #18506

Quilting Tripped-Out Triple Borders – #18506

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Not sure how to quilt that quilt with a break border in the middle? Judi Madsen will share a new approach to quilting fantastic border designs that will give your quilting a whole new look. Incorporate the break border as part of the design, and learn to quilt fearlessly as you try new things. You will not want to miss this class!

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

 

Random Roses – Layer and Piece Beautiful Curves, #17501

Random Roses – Layer and Piece Beautiful Curves – #17501

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103A
Teacher: Karen Eckmeier
Level: All levels

Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


Time to play! Here we go round and round to create beautiful one-of-a-kind roses. Use Karen’s topstitch method to layer and piece your curves. It’s not painful at all! You will make several Random Rose blocks in your favorite color. (If pink is not your color, think purple, turquoise, or orange.) After you create, Karen will give you several fun ideas for how to use your blocks in a quilt.

quilted-lizard.com

elna

 

Ruler Work, #18503

Ruler Work – #18503

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Come and learn how Judi Madsen creates designs using straight lines, her ruler, and a little bit of free-motion quilting. She will share the importance of marking your quilt and making your quilts stand out with incredible, almost-perfect quilting! This will be a fun class filled with lots of ideas on how to quilt the blocks and sashings that have you stumped.

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

Scrumptious Star Stitchery: Paper Foundation Piecing, #17101

Scrumptious Star Stitchery: Paper Foundation Piecing – #17101

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103B
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: All levels

Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


This class is especially tailored for the novice paper foundation piecer. Working with one of Gail’s designs, learn the ins and outs of this fascinating technique that enables the student to stitch very complex designs with ease and accuracy.

gailgarber.com

janome

 

Secondary Quilting Designs, #18504

Secondary Quilting Designs – #18504

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Judi Madsen
Level: All levels

Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Come and learn how to take your quilt top to the next level by adding secondary quilting designs. Judi will show you what inspires her to change up her quilting. Find out how she makes each quilt unique using simple tools like her straightedged ruler and marking pen. You won’t want to miss this fantastic class!

greenfairyquiltsblog.com

handi-quilter

 

Simple Creativity for Inspired Design – A Trunk Show, #12202

Simple Creativity for Inspired Design – A Trunk Show – #12202

Day: Thursday, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: All levels

Member: $28 Retail: $35

 


In this fabulous trunk show, Kimberly will discuss her quilting journey by sharing a large selection of her quilts up close and personal. Learn about her creative process and how to find design inspiration in some of the most unexpected places! Stunning quilts can come from simple shapes, and Kimberly is the master of clever fabric placement and basic block combinations to create original, dynamic, and eye-catching designs that quilters everywhere want to make! Spend an evening enjoying her humorous stories and come away feeling inspired and uplifted, with a fresh perspective and new-found confidence for designing your own quilts!

kimberlyeinmo.com 

SunDance – Raw-Edge Sunflowers, #13104

SunDance – Raw-Edge Sunflowers – #13104

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 204AB
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: All levels

Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


“SunDance” is inspired by the glory of Frieda’s garden. Sunflowers provide the perfect setting for the use of detailed cutting, fusing, and color combinations to create drama and whimsy together in a single piece. Discover the newest techniques and tools for creating this raw-edge beauty as you complete the colorful Sunflower wallhanging. This class includes the Sunflower pattern and all hand-dyed fabrics necessary to create the quilt top.

friestyle.com

 

Trip Around the World Revisited, #15505

Trip Around the World Revisited – #15505

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 204AB
Teacher: Paula Nadelstern
Level: All levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70

 


This design class takes a traditional quilt pattern and gift-wraps its simple shapes with intricate fabric. Along with many other design strategies, explore the possibilities offered by charismatic textiles and the magic of symmetry. Learn to make different types of templates, leading to unique and enhanced design options and varied effects, including seamless connections. The takeaway is that quilts made of simple shapes can be transformed into visual spectacles that read as complex, thoughtful acts of creativity.

paulanadelstern.com

 

Turn Photos to Quilts, #12802

Turn Photos to Quilts – #12802

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104 AB
Teacher: Pat Durbin
Level: All levels

Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Come join Pat as she takes you on a quilting adventure. Pat’s quilting is all tied up with traveling, photography, computer skills, and quilting. You will see a slide show of Pat’s wonderful quilts, along with the exciting destinations that inspired them. There are people quilts, too! Pat will discuss her decision-making process to choose which technique to use to achieve her dream quilt (of the moment). Come join Pat on this tour of her fun adventure. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

patdurbin.com 

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