Beautiful Backgrounds: Grid-Based Fills on the Longarm, #18505

Beautiful Backgrounds: Grid-Based Fills on the Longarm – #18505

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: 102AB
Teacher: Margaret Solomon Gunn
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


The structure and uniformity of grid-based backgrounds have been a favorite of Margaret’s for years, appearing often in her competitive quilts. Join her in learning two dozen background fills that will give your quilting the look and repeatability of a masterpiece. Patterns based on Japanese sashiko designs, as well as more modern designs, will be presented. Don’t miss this chance to stock up on endless quilting options.

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Beginning Landscapes With Fabric and Free-Motion Stitching, #15106

Beginning Landscapes With Fabric and Free-Motion Stitching – #15106

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: 101C
Teacher: Bonnie Langenfeld
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Bonnie and learn how to make a realistic landscape picture using only fabric and thread. You will learn perspective techniques with color, shape, and space and find out how to choose appropriate fabrics. Then Bonnie will teach you how to stitch in free motion to enhance your picture. When you’re finished, you’ll have a landscape that can be part of a quilt, framed, or made into a wallhanging.

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Bobbin-Work Beardie: Create Fabric Art With Your Bobbin, #16502

Bobbin-Work Beardie: Create Fabric Art With Your Bobbin – #16502

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: 103A
Teacher: Bonnie Langenfeld
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Spend the afternoon with Bonnie learning a completely new technique! Students will create a darling 10” Bearded Collie while learning how to do bobbin work on their home machine. The beardie is suitable to appliqué on any fiber art project. You’ll be amazed at the new things your bobbin can do.

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Dense & Dainty Freehand Fills on the Longarm, #18510

Dense & Dainty Freehand Fills on the Longarm – #18510

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: 102AB
Teacher: Margaret Solomon Gunn
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Explore the creation and quilting paths for a multitude of freehand background fills! You’ll learn several different fills that can fit any quilt and even gracefully take the place of a stipple. These are suitable for every quilt, from the very-traditional to today’s modern offerings! Don’t miss your chance to stock up on these fun and versatile quilting designs.

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Little Butterflies: An Appliquéd Mini Quilt, #13503

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Little Butterflies: An Appliquéd Mini Quilt – #13503

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: 103B
Teacher: Edyta Sitar
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Spend an afternoon of fun and beauty with Edyta Sitar as you create this lovely butterfly quilt. Laser-cut appliqué pieces will give you a head start on completing a beautiful mini quilt with this fusible appliqué technique. With the right thread and needle and Edyta’s direction, you will walk out of this class with confidence in fusible appliqué and be ready for bigger projects!

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Narrow Border, Big Design: Learn 20 Freehand Borders on the Longarm, #18506

Narrow Border, Big Design: Learn 20 Freehand Borders on the Longarm – #18506

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: 102AB
Teacher: Margaret Solomon Gunn
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Margaret and explore how to get the most out of the smallest real estate. Students will learn and quilt nearly 20 fun and inventive freehand borders. You’ll never again be stumped on how to quilt those borders and sashings in your quilts!

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Simple Free-Motion Trees on Your Home Machine, #18502

Simple Free-Motion Trees on Your Home Machine – #18502

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: 101C
Teacher: Bonnie Langenfeld
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Spend the afternoon with Bonnie and learn how to use free-motion stitching to create beautiful realistic trees. The key to realism is using multiple colors of thread, along with free-motion zigzag and straight stitching. You’ll learn how to create deciduous, evergreen, and palm trees to enhance your projects, then take home your samples for reference on your next free-motion quilting endeavor. You’ll even leave with notes right on the sample so you’re ready to tackle the next idea you have!

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