Blue Moon Quilt: Design as You Go with Easy Curves, #37104w

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Blue Moon Quilt: Design as You Go with Easy Curves

Blue Moon Quilt: Design as You Go with Easy Curves – #37104w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Karla Alexander
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Join Karla for the day and create a fun, design-as-you-go quilt! Do not worry if you have never sewn curves before; you will learn a successful, fail-proof method! Beginners are welcome! You can audition the moon colors and sizes as you go and even make changes well into the project if you change your mind. Follow Karla’s design exactly or make the quilt your own. With some easy tips and techniques along the way, Karla will inspire you to create your own awesome and unique quilt!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Citrus Bargello Quilt, #37514

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Citrus Bargello Quilt

Citrus Bargello Quilt – #37514

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Ruth Ann Berry
Level: Intermediate

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


Join Ruth Ann Berry for a fun and relaxed morning and create this beautiful Bargello quilt! This complex-looking throw-sized quilt is easily accomplished with a simple process and straight piecing. Come join the Bargello craze and take home something you’re proud of.

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Disappearing Dresdens Quilt, #37134t

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Ringleader Quilt: Piece Perfect Rings

Disappearing Dresdens Quilt – #37134t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Susan Cleveland
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Double points put a contemporary spin on this long-time favorite and they eliminate the need of a traditional appliquéd circle in the center! Using quarter circles, half circles, and three-quarter circles adds another interesting bit of character. Learn Susan’s tips for turning wedge points with the Prairie Pointer Tool and use tricky piecing to assemble the arcs, circle, and background. Points are three-dimensional and design possibilities are endless! Finished quilt is 27″ x 24″.

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Equal Exchange Quilt: Sewing Curves, #37515

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Equal Exchange Quilt: Sewing Curves

Equal Exchange Quilt: Sewing Curves – #37515

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Karla Alexander
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Sewing curves has never been so much fun! You will be surprised by your success as you learn Karla’s techniques. No worries if you’re not a fan of curves or if your preference has always been straight seams. Once you master this technique, a whole new world of designs will open up to you and you’ll never fear curves again! A handout with over five additional layout possibilities will be available for you in class. Come ready to get your curves on!

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Fat Quarter Log Cabin: A Scrappy Quilt, #37525

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Fat Quarter Log Cabin: A Scrappy Quilt

Fat Quarter Log Cabin: A Scrappy Quilt – #37525

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Marti Michell
Level: All Levels

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


Unlike scrap Log Cabin quilts that feature a different fabric in every strip of a block, this scrap Log Cabin quilt depends on orderly repetition of fabrics within each block. Learn a great method for cutting and sewing that makes these blocks fast, and better yet, square. The four blocks you make in class can be the start of a big quilt or a very satisfactory wallhanging approximately 30″ square.

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Flying Geese Crossing Quilt, #37519

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Flying Geese Crossing Quilt

Flying Geese Crossing Quilt – #37519

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: Intermediate, Advanced

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


Thanks to Kimberly’s clever design and signature technique for making no-fail Flying Geese units, this gorgeous quilt is comprised of straight-set blocks that give the illusion of diagonally set rows. Only you’ll know how easy it actually is to construct! FLYING GEESE CROSSING is the perfect way to feature one of those luscious precut strip bundles or favorite fabrics from your stash. The best part about Kimberly’s signature construction method using her Precision Flying Geese & HST Ruler is that there is no math, no wasted fabric, and no stress to make Flying Geese! Spend the day creating a glorious quilt that is easily customizable to fit a wall or any size bed. You’ll finish the class as a pro at making Flying Geese from simple strips, and you’ll have a great time spending the day learning so many tips and tricks from Kimberly!

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Friendship Spools: A Fun Fabric Exchange and Sewing Party!, #37512

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Friendship Spools: A Fun Fabric Exchange and Sewing Party!

Friendship Spools: A Fun Fabric Exchange and Sewing Party! – #37512

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Edyta Sitar
Level: All Levels

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


Enjoy a fun fabric exchange with friends and create this wonderful quilt called FRIENDSHIP SPOOLS. You will have a great time exchanging fabric, sewing a fabric panel, and learning how to coordinate your scraps in this delightful class. It’s perfect for quilters of all levels of experience. You do not want to miss this fun morning with Edyta and some new quilting friends!

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Giant Dahlia Quilt: Piece Perfect Arcs, #37128f

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Giant Dahlia Quilt: Piece Perfect Arcs

Giant Dahlia Quilt: Piece Perfect Arcs – #37128f

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Stacy Michell
Level: All Levels

Member: $88 Retail: $110


Join Stacy Michell to learn new, versatile cutting and piecing techniques as you create this beautiful medallion quilt. GIANT DAHLIA is a classic quilt design with a trick in the construction. While this quilt is full of curves, the bias is your friend! When cut with Perfect Patchwork templates, the pieces fit together just right. Bring your own colorful assortment of colors or simply get the kit from Stacy. You’ll love putting this beautiful quilt in your home and you’ll learn new techniques that can be applied to your future quilts. Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

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Intentional Improv Quilt: Work with Strips from Your Stash, #37117t

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Intentional Improv Quilt: Work with Strips from Your Stash

Intentional Improv Quilt: Work with Strips from Your Stash – #37117t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Lynn Koolish
Level: All Levels

Member: $88 Retail: $110


Improvising is often thought of as just “making it up as you go,” but there’s so much more to it! With a little planning, thinking about some basic design principles, and stepping back to look at your work, you can make creative, dynamic, and well-designed quilts. Be inspired by one of the class samples or follow your own path as you create with fabrics from your stash. You’ll love where your quilt takes you!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Learn Foundation Piecing: Tiny World, #37532

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Sew You're in a Bind: Binding Your Quilt

Learn Foundation Piecing: Tiny World – #37532

Day: Wednesday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Debbie Wendt
Level: All Levels

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


Join Debbie for the evening and learn the basics of foundation piecing while you work on this adorable little home scene. This 7″ block will look great in a frame or as part of a larger finished quilt. Sewing these tiny pieces onto muslin for this tiny house and tree takes the guesswork out of accuracy. You’ll have fun and learn tips and tricks for sewing on stamped foundations with NO paper to remove later!

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Lone Starburst II Quilt, #37102w

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Lone Starburst II Quilt

Lone Starburst II Quilt – #37102w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: Intermediate

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


Kimberly’s most popular class, this one sells out fast wherever she teaches it, and the diamond design possibilities are practically endless! Kimberly will teach you how to strip-piece and cut diamond building blocks from strips using either her EZ Jelly Roll Ruler or her new Precision Precuts Ruler, with no “Y” or set-in seams. You will design your own unique Lone Starburst variation quilt! The first part of the class focuses on accurate and efficient cutting and piecing of the diamond units, and the latter part of the class focuses on design elements and the almost limitless possibilities for designing your own layout using your diamond units. The real magic comes from the fact that the quilt is assembled with straight-set blocks, not diamond wedges or blocks on point. This is an eye-opening class for anyone who wants to create a one-of-a-kind quilt with a Lone Star twist!  Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Make a ColorPOP Quilt! Improvisational Piecing, #37107w

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Make a ColorPOP Quilt! Improvisational Piecing

Make a ColorPOP Quilt! Improvisational Piecing – #37107w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Lynn Koolish
Level: All Levels

Member: $88 Retail: $110


Join Lynn Koolish for the day to create a beautiful modern quilt that POPS with color. You’ll learn her techniques for improvisational quiltmaking as you explore design and color in your quilt, and you’ll get to practice methods for both straight-line and curved piecing that you can use again and again. Learn how to let your creativity guide you as you create, then add pops of color to create a unique, dynamic piece that you’ll be proud of.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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On Eagle’s Wings: Precision Foundation Piecing, #37123f

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On Eagle's Wings: Precision Foundation Piecing

On Eagle’s Wings: Precision Foundation Piecing – #37123f

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Edyta Sitar
Level: All Levels

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


If you like precision sewing, this class is for you! During this class, you will learn relationships of various colors, the value of measuring and precutting all pattern pieces, and the precision of paper foundation sewing. Students of all levels are welcome! You will complete three On Eagle’s Wings blocks to create a table runner as your practice piece. Quilting and binding instructions are included as well.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

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Perfect Pinless Pinwheels Quilt, #37518

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Perfect Pinless Pinwheels Quilt

Perfect Pinless Pinwheels Quilt – #37518

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: All Levels

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


Delightfully fun and easy-breezy, this quilt is an absolute treat to make! Kimberly will share the important points of Triangles 101 and why bias matters. You’ll learn to expertly cut half-square and quarter-square triangles easily and accurately from simple fabric strips. No more cutting squares first and then cutting them diagonally, and no more ⅞” measurements. Impossible? Not with Kimberly’s method! You’ll be able to piece the blocks without worrying about bias edges or trimming units, and best of all, NO PINS! This quilt features pinwheels with a twist, and as a bonus you’ll learn to create a stunning Flying Geese border constructed from the same strips used for the blocks. This class is lots of fun and chock-full of helpful hints and clever tips. Come join the fun by making an entire quilt of fancifully colored Pinwheels and Flying Geese. And leave the straight pins at home!

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Pick-Up Sticks Quilt: Piece Perfect Strips, #37531

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Pick-Up Sticks Quilt: Piece Perfect Strips

Pick-Up Sticks Quilt: Piece Perfect Strips – #37531

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Lynn Koolish
Level: All Levels

Member: $56 Retail: $70


Make a one-of-a-kind quilt and learn improvisational piecing techniques while you’re at it! Lynn Koolish is a fiber artist, teacher, and author who specializes in improvisational techniques. Bring your scraps or favorite fabrics and let your creativity shine! Students will first create a pieced background or use larger sections for a bold effect. Then, Lynn will take you step by step as you piece together “pick-up sticks” to intersect your background and create a dynamic, modern look. Come and see where your imagination can take you!

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Posies Puzzles Quilt: Piece Fun and Versatile Puzzle Blocks, #37521

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Posies Puzzles Quilt: Piece Fun and Versatile Puzzle Blocks

Posies Puzzles Quilt: Piece Fun and Versatile Puzzle Blocks – #37521

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Sarah J. Maxwell
Level: All Levels

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


Playing with the position and rotation of pieces within a block can totally change the look of a design. Cut out the same block components twice and then arrange each set in different ways to create two blocks. Once all the blocks are assembled in the quilt, the puzzle becomes finding the pairs of blocks that are actually the same. Loaded with accuracy, and cutting and piecing tips, this class is the perfect skill-builder.

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Rainbow Swirl Quilt: Basic Patchwork Made Beautiful, #37516

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Rainbow Swirl Quilt: Basic Patchwork Made Beautiful

Rainbow Swirl Quilt: Basic Patchwork Made Beautiful – #37516

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Stacy Michell
Level: All Levels

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


Join Stacy and learn a great, new piecing technique as you create a beautiful and colorful patchwork quilt. The hand-dyed fabrics elevate this traditional quilt into something completely new. In class, you will focus on making two different blocks: Rambler and Martha Washington’s Star. You’ll learn Perfect Patchwork techniques from cutting with templates to getting perfectly accurate seam allowances. Because the two blocks have different quantities of rows and columns, you will know you have it perfect when they fit together just right. Come for a fun and informative evening with Stacy Michell!

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Seven Sisters Simplified: No Y Seams, #37510

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Seven Sisters Simplified: No Y Seams

Seven Sisters Simplified: No Y Seams – #37510

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Marti Michell
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Learn to cut and sew this classic block with no set-in seams. The traditional Seven Sisters is a well-loved but seldom-made quilt pattern because traditionally, every seam is a Y-seam. With Marti’s method, you replace the six diamonds in each of the seven stars with one large and three small equilateral triangles. Every seam is sewn edge-to-edge. You’ll be amazed by how easy this traditional beauty can be!

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Sew on the Go: Learn Hand Piecing, #37524

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Sew on the Go: Learn Hand Piecing

Sew on the Go: Learn Hand Piecing – #37524

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Sarah J. Maxwell
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Portable and oh-sew-relaxing, you’ll be addicted to hand piecing once you’ve learned all the tips and tricks for success. Learn how to prepare fabric and then accurately transfer shapes to it, then experiment with how color and value variations can update the classic Cotton Boll block. Sarah will cover her approach to developing and auditioning color variations for a pattern and help students settle on a color scheme for their projects. Students will then stitch a small piece that can be finished as a wallhanging or a pillow, or even expanded to create a throw-size quilt.

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Silly String Bargello Quilt, #37526

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Silly String Bargello Quilt

Silly String Bargello Quilt – #37526

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Ruth Ann Berry
Level: Intermediate

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


Join Ruth Ann Berry for a fun and relaxed afternoon and create this bright and beautiful Bargello quilt! This complex-looking throw-sized quilt is easily accomplished with a simple process and straight piecing. It’s simpler than it looks! Come join the Bargello craze and take home something you’re proud of.

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Speed it Up! Cut and Piece with Speed and Accuracy, #37530

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Speed it Up! Cut and Piece with Speed and Accuracy

Speed it Up! Cut and Piece with Speed and Accuracy – #37530

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Sarah J. Maxwell
Level: All Levels

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


Take your rotary cutting and machine piecing to warp speed while retaining accuracy. Learn all Sarah’s tips and tricks to accurately speed cut and machine piece this easy quilt. It’s perfect for showcasing a rainbow of prints, but you can also make a two-color version to commemorate a graduation or school event. Come for a fun class and learn speedy techniques you’ll want to use again and again!

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Starry Path Table Runner: No Set-In Seams, #37503

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Starry Path Table Runner: No Set-In Seams

Starry Path Table Runner: No Set-In Seams – #37503

Day: Wednesday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Marti Michell
Level: All Levels

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


The Starry Path is a sleek, dramatic, classic quilt block. With only 16 pieces per block and no set-in seams, it is not hard to make; however, the unusual triangles make it a challenge to cut without acrylic tools. Marti will teach you the secret to marking beautiful Starry Path blocks in this fun evening workshop. Plan to cut and make three matching 12″ stars for the table runner. Marti will also demonstrate how to use the multi-size tools to cut 6″ and 9″ blocks. The class includes cutting and construction techniques for the Zigzag STARRY PATH quilt shown.

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Stars in Quilts: Learn 15 Star Blocks, #37105w

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Stars in Quilts: Learn 15 Star Blocks

Stars in Quilts: Learn 15 Star Blocks – #37105w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Edyta Sitar
Level: All Levels

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


This is a splendid workshop to honor one of the most common and well-loved quilt designs, the Star. Edyta will help you to create beautiful Star blocks and inspire you by sharing her thoughts, knowledge, and Star quilts. This workshop features 15 different Star patterns. Through these patterns, you will look at Star blocks, layouts, sashing’s, and different techniques to set stars in quilts. Spend the day creating beautiful stars with Edyta!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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The Raven Quilt: Paper Piecing with Freedom, #37120f

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The Raven Quilt: Paper Piecing with Freedom

The Raven Quilt: Paper Piecing with Freedom – #37120f

Day: Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Karla Alexander
Level: All Levels

Member: $88 Retail: $110


Learn a fun way to paper piece while manipulating the pattern as you go! THE RAVEN is a fun, scrappy quilt that allows you to use your creativity to make it uniquely yours. Karla will take you step-by-step as you learn to paper piece, but you’ll get to make your own decisions about the direction of your raven as you work. You’ll learn techniques for piecing, fabric selection, and design as you play with piecing and create something you’re proud of.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

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Tulip Table Runner: Piece, Quilt, and Bind, #37133t

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Poppy Field Quilt: Improvisational Piecing

Tulip Table Runner: Piece, Quilt, and Bind – #37133t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Nancy McNally
Level: Beginner

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


Join Nancy for the day and complete a fun tulip quilt! It may not be springtime in Paducah this year, but we can have spring in our hearts with this beautiful tulip table runner. You’ll learn techniques for piecing, quilting, and binding as Nancy takes you step by step. You can even use your scraps! Don’t miss your chance to try your hand at rulerwork, free-motion quilting, scrap quilting, and binding while you create something you can be proud of.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Uncommon Values Quilt: Piece a Quilt that Pops!, #37108w

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Uncommon Values Quilt: Piece a Quilt that Pops!

Uncommon Values Quilt: Piece a Quilt that Pops! – #37108w

Day: Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Sarah J. Maxwell
Level: Beginner

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


Light, dark, medium- can a print be all three in a single quilt? Explore how value impacts quilt design when you make simple Nine-Patch and Shoo Fly blocks to create blocks that pop and blocks that recede. You’ll be amazed by how color and value choices can affect the whole look of a quilt. Learn how to choose fabrics to accent certain areas of your quilts and make simple blocks into a stunning finished piece.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Whirling Dervish Mystery Quilt, #37109t

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Whirling Dervish Mystery Quilt

Whirling Dervish Mystery Quilt – #37109t

Day: Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Kimberly Einmo
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Kimberly has done it again with another fabulous new mystery quilt design! Do you love to make mystery quilts, or does the thought of making a quilt for which you have no idea what the end result will be scare you? Fear not! Whether you are a seasoned veteran who enjoys the intrigue and suspense of not knowing the final outcome or you have never had the courage to tackle making a mystery quilt before, Kimberly’s ultra-popular mystery quilt classes and patterns are perfect for you! She has designed the entire process to be simple and stress-free so you can take a risk with your fabric selections or risk nothing at all. Step out of your “quilt comfort zone” and try something new. If your fabrics have good contrast, look great when lined up together, and match the values given in the fabric requirements table, then they’ll look beautiful when sewn together. Not sure? Simply send Kimberly a photo of your fabrics at kimberly@kimberlyeinmo.com. She’ll make sure you’re on track!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Winter Village: A Blue and White Beauty, #37529

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Winter Village: A Blue and White Beauty

Winter Village: A Blue and White Beauty – #37529

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Edyta Sitar
Level: All Levels

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


You will love creating charming house blocks in this fun and informative class. Edyta will teach cutting, piecing, and finishing touches for your quilts. Students will make (3) houses in class and learn the techniques necessary to finish an entire village. This quilt is perfect in any color combination, but Edyta is partial to blue and white. The kits provided will feature Blue Sky fabrics as shown in the class image, and Edyta will discuss other color options in class. Edyta looks forward to seeing you there!

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Woven Stars Quilt: Traditional Piecing with a Stunning Result, #37527

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Woven Stars Quilt: Traditional Piecing with a Stunning Result

Woven Stars Quilt: Traditional Piecing with a Stunning Result – #37527

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Nancy McNally
Level: Beginner, Intermediate

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


Learn how to take half-square triangles, slice and dice, and switcheroo to create these unique stars. Along with learning how to create the stars, you’ll also learn a special trick to create the 16-Patch found in the middle of the Star block. This is all done using a 10″ square bundle of dark to medium fabrics and yardage for background or light-colored fabric. Join Nancy for the evening and make these fun and beautiful stars.

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