An Abundance of Stars Quilt: Piecing Perfect Star Blocks, #57101w

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An Abundance of Stars Quilt: Piecing Perfect Star Blocks

An Abundance of Stars Quilt: Piecing Perfect Star Blocks – #57101w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Phyllis Fay
Level: All Levels

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


Stars look best when every point is sharp. Join Phyllis for the day as you piece this wallhanging (38″ x 40″) from Deb Tucker of Studio 180 Design. Learn to use the Wing Clipper I from Studio 180 Design for making perfect Flying Geese in multiple sizes. Units are made slightly oversized and trimmed to precision to save every point. Both right- and left-handed instructions will be provided, so this technique is doable for everyone! Don’t miss your chance to learn how to get perfect points in your quilts while you work on this beautiful wallhanging.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Beginning Bargello (First Offering), #57507

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Beginning Bargello (First Offering)

Beginning Bargello (First Offering) – #57507

Day: Thursday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


This quilting style was originally inspired by the Bargello embroidery stitch, which is also called flame stitch, and it is easy to see why! The class offers a choice of three designs, and although they look complicated, they are suitable for beginners as well as the more experienced quilter. There will be lots of hints and tips to make construction easier. By the end of the workshop, you will not only be on the way to creating a gorgeous quilt, you will also be able to design Bargello patterns for yourself. This is a class not to be missed!

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Beginning Bargello (Second Offering), #57518

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Beginning Bargello (Second Offering)

Beginning Bargello (Second Offering) – #57518

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


This quilting style was originally inspired by the Bargello embroidery stitch, which is also called flame stitch, and it is easy to see why! The class offers a choice of three designs, and although they look complicated, they are suitable for beginners as well as the more experienced quilter. There will be lots of hints and tips to make construction easier. By the end of the workshop, you will not only be on the way to creating a gorgeous quilt, you will also be able to design Bargello patterns for yourself. This is a class not to be missed!

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Blue Heron Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing, #57106t

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Blue Heron Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing

Blue Heron Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing – #57106t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All Levels

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


Join Cynthia England for the day and learn how to create a realistic Heron quilt with only straight lines. Cynthia will guide you through the process as you Picture Piece this beautiful quilt. Her technique is easy to master and very forgiving. There are no papers to rip out, because the quilt is not paper-pieces! You’ll love learning this amazing technique from its creator, and you’ll create something you are truly proud of. 

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Building LeMoyne Star Blocks: Create Actual Points!, #57512

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Building LeMoyne Star Blocks: Create Actual Points!

Building LeMoyne Star Blocks: Create Actual Points! – #57512

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook GH
Teacher: Phyllis Fay
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn to make perfect LeMoyne Star blocks using a strip-pieced method without Y-seams and without any volcanos in the center of the block. Deb Tucker’s Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool eliminates the need for cutting odd shapes. Plus, you can make 10 different size of blocks with the same tool. Phyllis will show you six more variations of LeMoyne Stars that you can create with the tool. Both right- and left-handed instruction will be provided.

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Cat Nap Quilt: Picture Piecing, #57510

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Cat Nap Quilt: Picture Piecing

Cat Nap Quilt: Picture Piecing – #57510

Day: Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn how to sew realistic pictures using only straight lines while making this cute gray tabby lounging on a quilt. This is not foundation-pieced; there is no paper to pick out. Let award-winning quilter Cynthia England share her unique sewing technique. She’ll include lots of tips and tricks to make things easy!

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Create 5 Different Blocks with The Amazing Tucker Trimmer, #57519

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Create 5 Different Blocks with The Amazing Tucker Trimmer

Create 5 Different Blocks with The Amazing Tucker Trimmer – #57519

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook GH
Teacher: Phyllis Fay
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Gain hands-on experience learning how to make 5 different precision units using the Tucker Trimmer from Studio 180 Design. You will love the endless design options and multiple sizes you can create with just one tool, and you’ll be amazed by the design possibilities that will suddenly be at your fingertips. Precision piecing doesn’t have to be difficult; let Phyllis show you how!. Both right- and left-handed instructions will be provided. 

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Field of Flowers Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing, #57102w

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Field of Flowers Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing

Field of Flowers Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing – #57102w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All Levels

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


Learn the award-winning Picture Piecing technique from the creator herself! Beautiful wildflowers were the inspiration for this design. Cynthia will guide you through the Picture Piecing process, which uses only straight lines and no insetting. Sewing is on the right side, and there is no paper to pick out, because this technique does not use foundation piecing! Come join Cynthia for a fun day of sewing with friends and make something beautiful.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

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For the Birds Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing, #57517

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For the Birds Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing

For the Birds Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing – #57517

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


It’s feeding time for the chickadee, cardinal, blue jay, and goldfinch featured in this fun Picture-Pieced wall quilt by Cynthia England! Hang this wallhanging near your window, then brag to your friends that there are birds at your bird feeder around the clock. You’ll love learning how easy this piecing technique is as you create this fun and beautiful piece! 

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Foundation Piecing: Wild Women Don’t Get the Blues, #57516

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Foundation Piecing: Wild Women Don't Get the Blues

Foundation Piecing: Wild Women Don’t Get the Blues – #57516

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook AB
Teacher: Karen K. Stone
Level: Intermediate

Member: $56 Retail: $70


Wouldn’t it be great to share some wonderful patchwork, beautiful colors, and wild and crazy friends? Karen will give you a better understanding of color and introduce you to her original method of foundation piecing. You will not only learn many things to help you with your piecing and color selections, but by the time you leave this class, Karen will have introduced you to some new, wild friends that never get the blues.

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Glorious Hummingbirds Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing, #57511

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Glorious Hummingbirds Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing

Glorious Hummingbirds Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing – #57511

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook EF
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Colorful hummingbirds sip nectar from beautiful morning glories in Cynthia England’s 17″ x 26″ design. It uses the Picture Piecing technique that she is known for with straight-line seams, no “set-ins,” no tracing, and no pesky paper to pick out. You’ll love learning this fun and versatile technique as you create something you’ll be proud of!

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Introduction to English Paper Piecing, #57515

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Introduction to English Paper Piecing

Introduction to English Paper Piecing – #57515

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: River Overlook CD
Teacher: Catherine Redford
Level: Beginner

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn the time-honored technique of English Paper Piecing using precut card templates. You will stitch a simple flower and appliqué it to your chosen background, ready for a small pillow or mug rug. You will even be introduced to some traditional and innovative quilts for inspiration for your next project. Come learn why English Paper Piecing has stood the test of time in this fun and enlightening class.

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Let Me Surprise You (Just a Little)! Mystery Quilt, #57520

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Let Me Surprise You (Just a Little)! Mystery Quilt

Let Me Surprise You (Just a Little)! Mystery Quilt – #57520

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery CD
Teacher: Charlotte Angotti
Level: Intermediate

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Have you always wanted to take a mystery class with a laser-precut kit, but didn’t want an all-day class or a big kit? This is the class you have been waiting for! Now is your chance to spend a relaxing morning with a smaller kit all cut and waiting for you to sew. You’ll love having fun with Charlotte and other quilting friends as you create something you can be proud of. Join Charlotte for lots of laughs and a great mystery project.

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Let Me Surprise You! Mystery Quilt, #57103w

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Let Me Surprise You! Mystery Quilt

Let Me Surprise You! Mystery Quilt – #57103w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook GH
Teacher: Charlotte Angotti
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

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


Use a kit designed just for you – all cut and ready to sew! Spend a relaxing day sewing, laughing, and enjoying this one-of-a-kind mystery class. This project is not expected to be finished in class, but you are welcome to try. Don’t miss your chance to learn from Charlotte and create a beautiful quilt top!

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Let’s Be Friends! A Mystery Quilt Class, #57108t

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Let's Be Friends! A Mystery Quilt Class

Let’s Be Friends! A Mystery Quilt Class – #57108t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery CD
Teacher: Charlotte Angotti
Level: Intermediate

Member: $88 Retail: $110


A mystery class is always fun but this one is extra special! Join Charlotte for the day and get to sewing as you create a beautiful quilt while making new friends along the way. This class uses only batik fabrics, which create a beautiful, dynamic quilt. You will exchange batik strips with other students so every quilt is unique. Then cut your strips and sew into Charlotte’s wonderful mystery pattern! You’ll leave class with something you’re proud of (and maybe a new friend or two)! Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Modern Log Cabin Quilt: Tradition with a Twist, #57514

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Modern Log Cabin Quilt: Tradition with a Twist

Modern Log Cabin Quilt: Tradition with a Twist – #57514

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery CD
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70


Take the classic Log Cabin block and give it a modern twist in this cute little quilt. Not ready for a modern quilt? The design also looks good in batiks, solids, Christmas fabrics, etc., and would make a delightful baby quilt. You will start the day with a quick chat on how to sew your blocks with more accuracy, then move on to make four blocks as in the sample. However, be warned: most people get hooked and want to make more blocks for a larger quilt!

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Piece, Quilt, and Bind: “On the Plus Side” Quilt, #57513

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Piece, Quilt, and Bind:

Piece, Quilt, and Bind: “On the Plus Side” Quilt – #57513

Day: Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Grand Gallery CD
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


This fun and information-packed workshop covers a little of everything and will suit both beginners and more experienced quilters. Kits will be provided so that you can start to stitch this simple little quilt top straight away. Then, you’ll create your quilt sandwich and machine quilt in a choice of modern design. Finally, add a flange binding, and your quilt will be complete. This is a fun and accessible project that you’ll be proud of!

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Pyramid Power Quilt: Create a 3D Effect, #57105t

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Pyramid Power Quilt: Create a 3D Effect

Pyramid Power Quilt: Create a 3D Effect – #57105t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook AB
Teacher: Phyllis Fay
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

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


Pryamid Power is a modern pieced quilt that offers so many design options that your toughest decision will be selecting your fabrics! Consider using pairs of a light and dark value of the same color to create the pyramids. Those sharp points come naturally when you use the CP II and CP III tools from Deb Tucker’s Studio 180 Design. Both right- and left-handed instruction will be provided so everyone will be successful. What are you waiting for? Raid your stash, and we’ll see you in class!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Therapy Sewing and Designing, #57109f

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Therapy Sewing: Piecing with Scraps

Therapy Sewing and Designing – #57109f

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Gallery Overlook CD
Teacher: Cynthia Wismann
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Sewing spontaneously makes for an interesting day! Simple color suggestions, simple guidelines, and very simple instructions all come together to make a showstopper quilt. Students will organize their scraps and then rev up their sewing machines to create! This is a fun and exciting exercise to make something beautiful from scraps. You will quickly see that every scrap you have can be saved for a Therapy Day! 

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

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