Be Inspired to Try Something New: A Trunk Show, #11805

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Be Inspired to Try Something New: A Trunk Show

Be Inspired to Try Something New: A Trunk Show – #11805

Day: Friday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 104AB
Teacher: Sally Manke
Level: All Levels
Member: $12 Retail: $15


Join award-winning fiber artist Sally Manke for a up-close look at her work. Enjoy a lighthearted presentation on what sparks her designs, what techniques she uses, and special materials and tips for you to create your own masterpiece. See a parade of quilts using confetti art, raw-edge appliqué, fiber painting, and mixed media techniques. These original designs will inspire you to step out of your box to try something new. You’ll even have a chance to ask questions about your own work. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

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Bicycle Art Quilt (2-Days), #14203tw

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Bicycle Art Quilt (2-Days)

Bicycle Art Quilt (2-Days) – #14203tw

Day: Wednesday, Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Room 103A
Teacher: Sally Manke
Level: Intermediate
Member: $176 Retail: $220
(Plus Pattern Fee)


Use all of your quilting skills and learn some brand-new ones to create this delightful art quilt. Learn the tips and tricks of this project, which include piecing, Dresden plate, bias tape creation, fabric weaving, and unique fusible and raw-edge appliqué. You’ll be amazed by what you can create with some simple tricks, and you’ll be so proud of this art quilt!

This two-day class includes show admission for Wednesday and Thursday.

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Landscape Confetti Art Quilt, #14507

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Landscape Confetti Art Quilt

Landscape Confetti Art Quilt – #14507

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 203AB
Teacher: Sally Manke
Level: All Levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


See color, proportion, depth, and shadows through an art teacher’s eyes. In this fun and eye-opening class, you’ll create a woodland scene with confetti-cut fabrics “painted” on quilt batting. Layers and layers of tiny bits of batik and hand-dyed fabrics create a beautiful landscape. Fussy-cut trees, rocks, and flowers will be added before topping with a layer of tulle. Return home to free-motion quilt and embellish your masterpiece. You can bring a photo to work from or borrow one from the instructor.

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Make an Art Quilt on the Longarm: Sari Silk Couching, #14511

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Make an Art Quilt on the Longarm: Sari Silk Couching

Make an Art Quilt on the Longarm: Sari Silk Couching – #14511

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102AB
Teacher: Sally Manke
Level: All Levels
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Come see why couching is all the rage! Discover a new way to use the longarm machine’s couching foot while creating a landscape art quilt. You’ll discover uses for sari silk ribbon, batik scraps, and novelty yarns and threads. Learn to use perspective, color, and texture to add depth to your work. You’ll love creating art on the longarm, and you’ll learn free-motion couching techniques that can be used on your domestic machine as well.

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