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.

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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”.

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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.

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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!

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janome

 

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.

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brother-ssfs

 

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.

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elna

 

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