Borders, Binding, and More!, #38505

Borders, Binding, and More! – #38505

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Kris Vierra
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Tired of quilts that have more waves than Miss America? Want to learn to miter single or multiple borders without worry? Maybe you just want to spice up your same old borders and bindings with something new like scallops, flanges, or prairie points. This is the class for you! Kris will cover basic and advanced binding techniques using simple methods to guarantee mitered corners and seams. She will also discuss different sashing strip techniques, various edge finishes, and other ways to spice up your borders. Demonstration and samples will be provided.

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Easy Machine English Paper Piecing, #37103

Easy Machine English Paper Piecing – #37103

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Kris Vierra
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)

 


Always loved the look of hexagon quilts? Intrigued with Grandma’s Flower Garden, but don’t want to spend months hand piecing? Then this class is for you. In this class, Kris will teach you how to make and piece a variety of different hexagon quilts, all on your domestic sewing machine with no marking and no “Y” seams! You will love this fun, fast, and easy method to create beautiful quilts that look hand-pieced.

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Fun Feathers That Fit Anywhere, #38513

Fun Feathers That Fit Anywhere – #38513

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Kris Vierra
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(No Kit Fee)

 


Want to quilt fun, fabulous feathers, but don’t want to mark or do a lot of measuring? Not sure how to fit them into the quilt block you want? Then this is the class for you. This class will discuss how to fit feathers into virtually any shape with little or no marking. Kris will also talk about how to quilt feathers with a minimum of stops, starts, and backtracking. This class is designed for the person that already has some skill as a quilter, either on a domestic or a longarm machine. Examples of various shapes will be provided.

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Quilted Garments You Can Actually Wear (Lecture/Demo), #39551

Quilted Garments You Can Actually Wear (Lecture/Demo) – #39551

Day: Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Kris Vierra
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(No Kit Fee)

 


Too often, quilted garments look dated and stiff, and uncomfortable to wear. Learn how to size a pattern, place your design, and finish garments that are stylish and comfortable to wear. Additional topics include quilting on a variety of fabrics (including, but not limited to leather, microsuede, and silk); how to add the right batting; and which methods work best for construction. This is a lecture/demo class.

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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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Starting a Successful Longarm Business (Lecture/Demo), #34502

Starting a Successful Longarm Business (Lecture/Demo) – #34502

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Kris Vierra
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(No Kit Fee)

 


Ready to start taking customer quilts, but not sure where to begin? This class will answer your burning questions about running a longarm business, including startup, pricing, scheduling, getting and keeping customers, and much more. Kris has run a successful longarm business for over 10 years, and she is ready to pass on her secrets for success to you. Don’t miss this fun and informative lecture/demo class!

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