Begin to Machine Quilt, #18102

Begin to Machine Quilt – #18102

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103A
Teacher: Pat Durbin
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn how to machine quilt on your home machine and create a table topper that will make a statement in your home. Machine quilting enhances your quilt tops and brings them to a new level of beauty. Pat will share tips and encouragement as you learn to machine quilt with confidence.

patdurbin.com

elna

 

Cartwheels – Intro to Paper Piecing, #17507

Cartwheels – Intro to Paper Piecing – #17507

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 101C
Teacher: Jessica VanDenburgh
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


“Cartwheels” is a fun and easy introduction to foundation paper piecing. Learn the basics of making paper-pieced blocks and working with a template, and try tips to make your paper-pieced blocks come out perfectly every time. This class will focus on the basics, which will give students the skills and confidence to finish a quilt top on their own.

sewmanycreationsny.com

brother-ssfs

 

Daffodils – Create a Raw-Edge Fused Wallhanging, #13503

Daffodils – Create a Raw-Edge Fused Wallhanging – #13503

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


“Daffodils” is inspired by the glory of Frieda’s garden. This flower pattern provides 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 this colorful DAFFODILS wallhanging.

friestyle.com

 

Everything from E to Q – Learning Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8), #19101

Everything from E to Q – Learning Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) – #19101

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 203AB
Teacher: Shelley Doyal
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


This is an introductory class to Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8) software. In a fun and informative way, with a few games (and, of course, chocolate thrown in), Shelley will highlight some of the amazing things that EQ8 can do. Students will start with already-made quilts to print and sew. Then you will move on to using blocks available in EQ8 to create quilts. Shelley will also cover how to create appliqués and even use photos to enhance your quilt. You will leave class with a firm grasp on how to maneuver through the EQ8 software to create your one-of-a-kind quilt. A mini trunk show follows, featuring projects created in the wonderful world of Electric Quilt 8.

sewshelley407@gmail.com

 

Flooded with Color – Dye Your Own Fabrics, #15103

Flooded with Color – Dye Your Own Fabrics – #15103

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 204AB
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Color is one of the reasons we love quilting, and achieving an abundance and variety of color is one reason we dye our own fabrics. Frieda believes that the most dependable, lightfast, and washfast dyes used are Procion MX Fiber Reactive Dyes, the same dyes used in this workshop. Students will learn to dye formulas in 48 shades, introducing the flood of color that can be achieved with Frieda’s method. Dye your own fabrics to ensure your quilts are always one-of-a-kind masterpieces!

friestyle.com

 

Free-Motion “Magic” Machine Quilting, #18501

Free-Motion “Magic” Machine Quilting – #18501

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102C
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


In this half-day workshop, play with free-motion machine quilting and the magic of a regulated stitch length (using BERNINA Stitch Regulator Darning Foot, aka BSR). Students will work on practice pieces to learn the details of successful free-motion quilting. Relax and enjoy while playing with fun designs such as traditional stipple quilting, curvy lines, and free-form feathers. Sue will show many quilts for inspiration.

Sue-Nickels.com

bernina

 

Kansas Rose Machine Appliqué, #13101

Kansas Rose Machine Appliqué – #13101

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 102C
Teacher: Karen Kay Buckley
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Wow, this is a fun project! Students will be amazed at how easy it is to get smooth curves and sharp points as they machine appliqué using an invisible stitch. This project also includes reverse appliqué and a fabric overlay for some added excitement. Come spend a fun-packed six hours with Karen, and learn her tips and tricks. This is a prepared-edge technique.

karenkaybuckley.com

bernina

 

Landscape Beginnings, #13506

Landscape Beginnings – #13506

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103C
Teacher: Pat Durbin
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Let’s create a serene mountain scene. Pat will teach you various methods to create beautiful appliquéd art, including freezer paper and fusible appliqué. Your quilting will stitch the sections together as well as add some flair. This class is appropriate for beginners or for those who want to sharpen their skills. You can design your own variation or use Pat’s pattern – be creative!

patdurbin.com

janome

 

Machine Appliqué – Rose of Sharon Block, #13103

Machine Appliqué – Rose of Sharon Block – #13103

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103C
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Learn stitched raw-edge machine appliqué in this informative class. Sue has used this great technique on her award-winning appliqué quilts. A small amount of fusible is used to seal the edge, yet leaves the block soft. The machine blanket stitching makes this project secure for washing. Students will work on the Rose of Sharon block to learn the details of the technique. Explore inside and outside points, curves, circles, and a great bias stem option. This block is from Sue’s quilt FLORAL BOUQUET, and all details that Sue used to create this quilt will be covered. As a bonus, Sue’s cute little bird pattern will be included! You will feel confident to work on any appliqué pattern after taking this class!

Sue-Nickels.com

janome

 

Something Fishy – Easy Paper Piecing, #17504

Something Fishy – Easy Paper Piecing – #17504

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 102C
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Come make this cute little fishy in rainbow bright colors! The class kit will include an assortment of bright prints and background fabrics. This design is perfect for a baby quilt or a wallhanging. Students will learn several different paper piecing techniques in the single block that contains several elements: Flying Geese, Pointy Dudes, simple appliqué, and 3D design. A pattern will be provided for a larger quilt.

gailgarber.com

bernina

 

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