An Evening with Sue Nickels: Tips of the Machine Quilting Trade, #SUE

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An Evening with Sue Nickels: Tips of the Machine Quilting Trade

An Evening with Sue Nickels: Tips of the Machine Quilting Trade – #SUE

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom C
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: All Levels

Member: $28 Retail: $35


In this informative event, learn Sue’s secrets to successful machine quilting on the home sewing machine. In this ever-changing world of machine quilting, see how Sue works to quilt even her large quilts on the home sewing machine. Starting with a Power Point presentation of her quilts, Sue will move on to show you her sewing room, then teach you how to manage the actual quilt. You’ll get Sue’s top tips to make free-motion quilting fun and relaxing at the home sewing machine. Sue will end by showing some of her actual quilts and then answer your burning questions about machine quilting. Don’t miss your chance to get up close and personal with Sue Nickels!

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Domestic Machine Quilting for Beginners (First Offering), #28502

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Domestic Machine Quilting for Beginners (First Offering)

Domestic Machine Quilting for Beginners (First Offering) – #28502

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom B
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: Beginner

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


In this basic workshop, students will learn many techniques needed to master machine quilting. Sue starts with a discussion on machine quilting supplies, including thread, needles, and notions. Next, students will practice the basic techniques of straight-line and free-motion machine quilting on small quilt packages. After teaching the skills to feel confident with these techniques, Sue will show a short PowerPoint to solidify your knowledge. With Sue’s patient guidance, learn all the basic skills needed to master machine quilting on your home sewing machine.

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Domestic Machine Quilting for Beginners (Second Offering), #28513

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Domestic Machine Quilting for Beginners (Second Offering)

Domestic Machine Quilting for Beginners (Second Offering) – #28513

Day: Saturday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom B
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: Beginner

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


In this basic workshop, students will learn many techniques needed to master machine quilting. Sue starts with a discussion on machine quilting supplies, including thread, needles, and notions. Next, students will practice the basic techniques of straight-line and free-motion machine quilting on small quilt packages. After teaching the skills to feel confident with these techniques, Sue will show a short PowerPoint to solidify your knowledge. With Sue’s patient guidance, learn all the basic skills needed to master machine quilting on your home sewing machine.

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Follow the Ruler 2: Quilting Circles and Ovals, #28108f

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Follow the Ruler 2: Quilting Circles and Ovals

Follow the Ruler 2: Quilting Circles and Ovals – #28108f

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom B
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

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


Explore rulerwork for the home sewing machine with Sue Nickels. You’ll start with basic free motion concepts and then continue with techniques for using rulers to create circle and oval designs. Add free-motion stipple and feathers to accent your rulerwork. You’ll love joining in the fun of using rulers for creative ways to quilt your quilt top. Students will work on a small quilt provided in a kit. BERNINA Adjustable Ruler Foot #72 and rulers to share will be provided.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

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Follow the Ruler: Rulerwork on the Domestic Machine, #28501

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Follow the Ruler: Rulerwork on the Domestic Machine

Follow the Ruler: Rulerwork on the Domestic Machine – #28501

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom B
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: All Levels

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


Join Sue Nickels and explore rulerwork for the home sewing machine. Play with the BERNINA Adjustable Ruler Foot and rulers to achieve curves and straight lines. You’ll start with some basic concepts and then continue with lots of interesting ideas for using rulers. Join in the fun of using rulers for creative ways to quilt your quilt tops. Sue will even show you how to incorporate free-motion fillers to add interest to your rulerwork. Come find out what all the fuss is about!

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Machine Appliqué Quilt: Le Petit Panier de Fleurs, #23102t

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Machine Appliqué Quilt: Le Petit Panier de Fleurs

Machine Appliqué Quilt: Le Petit Panier de Fleurs – #23102t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Heritage Ballroom B
Teacher: Sue Nickels
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

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


Sue’s very popular quilt LE PANIER DE FLEURS was inspired by a French 17th-century cutwork embroidery in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. In this workshop, students will work on a smaller, simplified version of the center block to create their own wall quilt. Learn Sue’s stitched raw-edge machine appliqué technique that allows you to create this beautiful project! Students will begin the preparation and the machine stitching of the block during class. In demo format, students will see how to complete the project, including the unique scalloped border.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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