A Garden to DYE For: Learn Japanese Itajime Shibori Dyeing, #55514

A Garden to DYE For: Learn Japanese Itajime Shibori Dyeing – #55514

Day: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Paducah School of Art and Design
Teacher: Cindy Lohbeck
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Come find out what all the fuss is about in the world of fabric dyeing! Each student will create a bold and graphic collection of nine 22″ x 22″ radiant itajime shibori patterns. These fun and playful designs are perfect for your quilting and embellishment inspiration! Don’t miss your chance to create fabrics that nobody else in the world has!

handsonhanddyes.com

 

All-Star Review, #STAR

All-Star Review – #STAR

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Various
Level: All levels
Member: $24 Retail: $30

 


Join us for our ever-popular All-Star Review and learn techniques from this year’s instructors. Each instructor will give a 10-minute demonstration to all participants from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. After 6:30 p.m., meet the instructors and purchase their books, patterns, and tools. You can even get an autograph or two. A booklet with printed handouts is provided to each participant. This event always sells out fast, so hurry and get your tickets today!

quiltweek.com

An Evening with Cynthia England, #ENGL

An Evening with Cynthia England – #ENGL

Day: Thursday, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Walker Hall
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All levels
Member: $28 Retail: $35

 


Join Cynthia England for an intimate and enlightening conversation about her multiple-award winning technique, “Picture Piecing.” You’ll learn how she got the idea for her method and find out about the mistakes she made (and corrected!) along the way. You’ll learn key elements of the process, like enlarging the design, selecting your fabrics, and organizing all the pieces for a successful quilt. Find out how Cynthia stays motivated while working on a time-consuming project, and learn techniques to help you stay focused and inspired as you create. Don’t miss this entertaining and eye-opening tour of 46 years of quiltmaking with Cynthia England.

englanddesign.com

Anna’s Starflake Quilt: Faux Paper Piecing for Beautiful Points, #57505

Anna’s Starflake Quilt: Faux Paper Piecing for Beautiful Points – #57505

Day: Wednesday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Nancy McNally
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Handout Fee)


Is paper piecing on your bucket list? Sign up for Anna’s Starflake so you check that off! It is easy to paper piece, and you’ll achieve beautiful star points. Paper piecing offers the most precise piecing; all you have to do is stitch on the dashed line! During class time, Nancy will offer a bonus: she will show you how to take a unit from the block to create different blocks and create a different border, which you can use in your future projects. Don’t miss this fun and information-packed class!

nancymcnallyquilts.com

 

 

Artful Log Cabin Quilt: From Traditional to Abstract, #57112t

Artful Log Cabin Quilt: From Traditional to Abstract – #57112t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Katie Pasquini Masopust
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110

 


The Log Cabin block is so very versatile. In this class, Katie will guide you as you use the Log Cabin block as the basis for creating linear abstract art quilts. You’ll start a painting or photograph, crop that to a strong personal composition, and overlay a grid. Then, Log Cabins made up of the colors found in each unit of the grid will be constructed and put together to make an amazing quilt. Katie will explain composition, variety, color, value, and visual pathways. Come for the day and make something you can be proud of.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

katiepm.com

 

Autumn Basket with Wool Appliqué, #53503

Autumn Basket with Wool Appliqué – #53503

Day: Wednesday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Vicki McCarty
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Relax and enjoy hand appliqué while making this beautiful pillow. Wool adds fun, texture, and dimension to your project that new and experienced appliqéurs will love! Vicki will share her tips and tricks for wool appliqué, and you will learn new decorative hand stitches and beading to make this fun and colorful project. Pillow finishes at 18″ square.

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Autumn Mums Art Quilt: Freeform Fusing, #53105t

Autumn Mums Art Quilt: Freeform Fusing – #53105t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Museum S1
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Autumn is rich in gorgeous fall colors. In this workshop, students will assemble a delightful autumn collage using freeform fusing techniques. The deep hues and bright accents will grace your walls for years to come. Come experience the joy of Autumn Mums. The specially hand-dyed, 100% cotton fabric is provided in a kit, so only a few supplies are necessary to enjoy the experience.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

Students may park in the Farmer’s Market lot next to the Museum or take the free National Quilt Museum van to and from the Convention Center. The van runs from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and picks up at the AQS Shuttle Stop.

friestyle.com

 

Beginning Bargello: Make a Bargello Quilt, #57516

Beginning Bargello: Make a Bargello Quilt – #57516

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


This quilting style was originally inspired by the Bargello embroidery stitch, also called flame stitch, and it is easy to see why! The class offers a choice of three designs, and although it looks complicated, it is suitable for beginners as well as the more experienced. 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 understand how variations and more complex designs are created. You will also be able to design Bargello patterns for yourself.

judikirk.com

 

Bird Collage: Create a Collage Quilt, #55103w

Bird Collage: Create a Collage Quilt – #55103w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Marina Landi
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join award-winning quilt artist Marina Landi and create your very own collage quilt. You’ll learn how to reproduce an image using features of the fabric print to emphasize your design details and textures. Marina will help you understand how color and value add depth and realism to any quilt. You’ll have a blast playing with color and prints in fabric to make your one-of-a-kind work of art.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Bound and Determined: Tips for Perfect Bindings, #58515

Bound and Determined: Tips for Perfect Bindings – #58515

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Pat Delaney
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Handout Fee)


Having trouble getting those bindings to look just right? This class will get you on track for a show-worthy ending to your quilt. Little tricks and tips will give students the confidence to finish quilts with a beautiful narrow binding and perfectly-mitered corners every time. Pat will discuss sewing on the binding to have it fit perfectly to the quilt, filling the binding with just enough batting, and hand sewing it all together invisibly. She will use a camera and projector to enhance the demos. A beautiful binding is the frame for a quilt and should be as wonderful as the rest of your workmanship!

crabtreelane.com

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Cactus Collage Quilt: Put a Fine Point on Your Skills!, #55511

Cactus Collage Quilt: Put a Fine Point on Your Skills! – #55511

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Museum S1
Teacher: Emily Taylor
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


The Cactus Collage Quilt class is an excellent introduction into creating an art quilt with an understanding of values and color theory. Learn Emily’s methods for creating a quilt with depth and dimension using her unique pre-printed cotton foundation panel. Join Emily and make a fun and eye-opening collage quilt!

Students may park in the Farmer’s Market lot next to the Museum or take the free National Quilt Museum van to and from the Convention Center. The van runs from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and picks up at the AQS Shuttle Stop.

collagequilter.com

 

Cartwheel Constellation Quilt: Explore Freezer Paper Foundation Piecing, #57123f

Cartwheel Constellation Quilt: Explore Freezer Paper Foundation Piecing – #57123f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Handout Fee)


Explore freezer paper foundation piecing, circular border motifs, and template use while creating a generously-sized 51″ circular quilt. Cartwheel Constellation is a stunning combination of Flying Geese, Stars, Pineapple variations, and Picket Fences. You’ll be amazed by what you can create with Gail’s techniques. This is a class not to be missed!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

gailgarber.com

 

Cat Nap Quilt: Picture Piecing, #57521

Cat Nap Quilt: Picture Piecing – #57521

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(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!

englanddesign.com

 

Chicks’ Night Out: Wool Fusing and Free-Motion Sketching, #56501

Chicks’ Night Out: Wool Fusing and Free-Motion Sketching – #56501

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Trish Stuart
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Trish for a fun class where creativity is the word of the day! You’ll create your own freeform chicks and flowers out of colorful hand-dyed wool fused to luscious, dark, medium-weight linen. Then learn to thread-sketch on a domestic machine by creating the landscape and whimsical details for your chicks and flowers. This is a great way to gain confidence in free-motion stitching, and you’ll leave with a project you’re proud of. Trish’s easy-to-follow instructions will make it easy for you to grow your personal stitching style and develop muscle memory for future projects.

trishstuart.com

 

Chunky Binding: Make Any Binding Work for You, #57527

Chunky Binding: Make Any Binding Work for You – #57527

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Latifah Saafir
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn how to apply a chunky 1″-wide binding to any quilt or project by making a fun pillow. Learn how to pick a binding size to fit your quilt or project as well as how to do the simple calculations to make any binding size work. You’ll also learn how to stitch down the back of your binding both by machine and by hand. Join this fun class and never get stuck with binding again!

latifahsaafirstudios.com

 

 

Color Theory: Design a Color Study Wallhanging, #55515

Color Theory: Design a Color Study Wallhanging – #55515

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Katie Pasquini Masopust
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70

 


Join Katie for the morning and design a beautiful wallhanding that will teach you how to master color in your quilts! She will teach you about color and texture, warm and cool, reflective and absorbing, and all the properties and moods of color in fabric. See and touch actual fabric swatches to design a color wheel and color study wallhanging. Learn to use color more freely, following what looks right to you, not what the text tells you it should be. It’s more emotional way to work with color and it will change the way you see your work! The color swatches consist of all types of fabrics, from cottons and blends, to satins and lamé. This is your chance to master color and create something beautiful at the same time.

katiepm.com

 

Constellation Quilt: Fun with Star Blocks, #57104w

Constellation Quilt: Fun with Star Blocks – #57104w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Handout Fee)


Create a unique constellation by making your choice of star blocks in different sizes, then scatter your own design across the quilt top. Judi will focus on ways to improve accuracy so that the small blocks look good, and she will provide lots of star designs for inspiration. This project appeals to both traditional and modern quilters and is suitable for quilters of all levels. You can create designs based on simple patterns or more challenging ones. A great variety of fabric styles and colors are suitable, so let your creativity shine! The workshop sample measures 44″ x 60″, but you can make the quilt in any shape or size you desire. Don’t want to make a whole quilt? Just bring scraps and work through the exercises to improve your piecing skills.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

judikirk.com

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Cottage in a Garden: Paint and Embroider a Beautiful Scene, #56504

Cottage in a Garden: Paint and Embroider a Beautiful Scene – #56504

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Judith Baker Montano
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Create a beautiful beginner’s mixed-media project using paints, aida cloth, yarn, and ribbon. This charming, small English cottage can be framed as a painting or incorporated into a crazy quilt project. You’ll love learning skills in fabric painting, embroidery, and embellishing in this fun and inspiring class.

judithbakermontano.com

 

Crazy Quilt Basics: Piecing and Embroidery, #57101w

Crazy Quilt Basics: Piecing and Embroidery – #57101w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Judith Baker Montano
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Create a beautiful crazy quilt square using the Montano Center Piece Method of machine piecing for the basework. Judith will show you how to create fan shapes, convex/concave circles, and mitered rectangles to create an overall mosaic look. In the afternoon, learn embroidery and embellishments to make your quilt sparkle!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

judithbakermontano.com

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Creating Collages: Design a Fabric Collage from a Photo, #55504

Creating Collages: Design a Fabric Collage from a Photo – #55504

Day: Wednesday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Trish Stuart
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Trish for a fun evening and learn how to create a fabric collage while constructing a simple and easy pear. Find out what makes an image a candidate for a collage, how to break the photo out into segments, and how to choose fabrics that work. Then learn Trish’s user-friendly and flexible method for placing the pieces. If you’ve been curious as to how collage quilts go from photo to fiber art, this is the class for you!

trishstuart.com

 

Daily Dose of Fiber: Dye Your Own Yarn, #55505

Daily Dose of Fiber: Dye Your Own Yarn – #55505

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Paducah School of Art and Design
Teacher: Cindy Lohbeck
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Calling all Fiber Junkies! This fun and productive class will teach you just how easy it is to custom-color your own embroidery floss, roving yarn, weaving yarn, and knitting and crochet yarn. The world of plant-based (or “vegan”) fibers is growing substantially because they are highly sustainable and take dye brilliantly and quickly. You will start with cottons and linen, then kick it up a notch to include bamboo, hemp, sea cell (from seaweed), Tencel, banana, pineapple, rose, peppermint, and even milk-protein fibers. This class is perfect for embroiderers and embellishers, weavers, felters, knitters and crocheters, and yarn couchers! Each student will dye three different types of fiber from a large selection of options.

handsonhanddyes.com

 

Design-a-rama with Cindy Needham, #58523

Design-a-rama with Cindy Needham – #58523

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Cindy Needham
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


It seems that one of the most difficult parts of finishing a quilt is choosing the quilting designs. Many completed tops end up in the closet because of this. In this three hour workshop, Cindy will cover very basic elements of design, and each student will bring one pieced, unquilted top that we will design as a group. This class will open your eyes to the possibilities of designing ANY top! Come spend the morning with Cindy and conquer your trickiest top!

cindyneedham.com

 

Designing with Freeform Shapes, #52803

Designing with Freeform Shapes – #52803

Day: Wednesday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20
(Plus Kit Fee)


Do you want to break out from using patterns made by others? This is the lecture for you! Gail will explore freeform shapes and asymmetry via a series of demonstrations using a flexible curve and a drafting compass. You’ll learn how Gail takes her design from idea to art, and she will give you the tools to do the same. Design and stitching techniques will be demonstrated in this eye-opening lecture.

gailgarber.com

 

Emerging Leaves: Fuse Your Own Collage, #53508

Emerging Leaves: Fuse Your Own Collage – #53508

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Museum S1
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


From the first buds of spring to that last dying leaf on the tree, we all respond to the beauty of leaves. Their vast colors, shapes, varieties, and sizes inspire and delight us. In this workshop, participants will cut several leaf shapes, then collage them onto fabric dyed in a beautiful seasonal colorway. The collage is simple, yet elegant, and is naturally suited for the quiet reflection of passing seasons. The specially hand-dyed, 100% cotton and silk fabrics are provided in a kit, so only a few supplies are necessary to enjoy the experience.

Students may park in the Farmer’s Market lot next to the Museum or take the free National Quilt Museum van to and from the Convention Center. The van runs from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and picks up at the AQS Shuttle Stop.

friestyle.com

 

Feelin’ Crabby Quilt: Pictorial Fun with New York Beauties, #57502

Feelin’ Crabby Quilt: Pictorial Fun with New York Beauties – #57502

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Linda J. Hahn
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Take a trip to the beach and have some fun learning Linda’s one-pin technique for making New York Beauty blocks! Then take those blocks and create a pieced background for a beach scene! Kick up your project by adding some shells, fish, and other details to create your own beachy scene.

froghollowdesigns.com

 

Field of Flowers Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing, #57107w

Field of Flowers Quilt: Learn Picture Piecing – #57107w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn the Picture Piecing technique from the creator! Beautiful wildflowers were the inspiration for this design. Cynthia will guide you through the process which uses only straight lines; 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 Wednesday.

englanddesign.com

 

Floral Still Life Quilt Reimagined, #55112f

Floral Still Life Quilt Reimagined – #55112f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Katie Pasquini Masopust
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110

 


This class is based on the idea of an underpainting. Many painters lay down a “ground” color called an underpainting, and that ground color then influences the colors of the overpainting, unifying the composition. You will begin by making a simple still life inspired by actual still life, creating a background, foreground, and simplified vase and flowers against a contrasting foundation fabric. You will then cut up the creation to reassemble the parts on a second foundation of the same color creating a grid like construction, and the results are amazing.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

katiepm.com

 

For the Love of Linens: A Trunk Show, #52810

For the Love of Linens: A Trunk Show – #52810

Day: Friday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Cindy Needham
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Cindy’s passion in quilting is turning ordinary vintage linens into heirloom wholecloth quilts. Each quilt is one-of-a-kind, and they all have stories to tell. Cindy will share tips and techniques on how to create these amazing quilts. The quilts love to be fondled after the program! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

cindyneedham.com

Freeform Embroidery: Learn 10 Basic Stitches, #56505

Freeform Embroidery: Learn 10 Basic Stitches – #56505

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Judith Baker Montano
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Use ten basic stitches to create freeform organic shapes. The hand-dyed cards are postcard size and ready to be framed or inserted into a greeting card. From shrubs and grasses to seaweed and corals, these stitches are a great addition to every stitch project. The ten stitches are: fishbone, flat stitch, fly stitch, seed pod, couching, french knot, split ribbon, raised straight stitch, running stitch, Romanian couching, and satin stitch. Come expand your embroidery stitch library and leave with a beautiful project!

judithbakermontano.com

 

Free-Motion Domestic Machine Quilting: How Do You Do That?, #52804

Free-Motion Domestic Machine Quilting: How Do You Do That? – #52804

Day: Wednesday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


In this one-hour lecture and Powerpoint® presentation, Frieda will show you how she uses her sewing machine to achieve beautiful award-winning machine-quilted designs. Frieda will teach you how to choose the right thread, needles, and batting for your project, then cover how to baste your large quilts without all the fuss. You’ll be inspired by a trunk show of Frieda’s award-winning quilts and patterns as you gain your machine quilting confidence. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

friestyle.com

Free-Motion Embroidery with Organza, #56506

Free-Motion Embroidery with Organza – #56506

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Marina Landi
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join quilt artist Marina Landi and create a one-of-a-kind organza piece that can be added to quilts, clothing and more! With the help of some fusible, you’ll learn to create beautiful embroidered designs on the sewing machine. This is a class not to be missed!

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Free-Motion Possibilities on the Longarm Machine, #58524

Free-Motion Possibilities on the Longarm Machine – #58524

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Sue Patten
Level: All levels
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


This class is designed to inspire and assist the beginner to become confident in their ability to use free-motion designs and techniques for themselves and their clients. This class is packed full of information. While you master the skill of free-motion quilting, Sue will discuss how threads, tension, how batting affects the overall look of the quilt, and where to place these new design concepts on the quilt to achieve three degrees of texture and balance. These designs offer a quick, easy, and accurate way to finish any quilt top. Put away those marking tools and turn off that laser light and join Sue for this free-motion block party!

suepattenquilts.com

 

From Hands Alone: History of an Antique Quilt Collection, #52802

From Hands Alone: History of an Antique Quilt Collection – #52802

Day: Wednesday, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Chris Moline
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


The quilts included in the From Hands Alone: History of an Antique Quilt Collection exhibit are selected from the collection of Chris Moline and represent items that display the artistry and innovation of quilts made by hand. Get the background information on this exhibit straight from the collector. These hand-pieced, appliquéd, and quilted items present a range of styles and time periods. Chris will talk about the makers and give as much history on each piece as is known. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

chrismoline.net

Fun Fillers with Rulers and Free Motion on the Longarm, #58510

Fun Fillers with Rulers and Free Motion on the Longarm – #58510

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Adams I and II Room
Teacher: Sue Patten
Level: All levels
Member: $100 Retail: $125
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Sue for a brand-new kind of longarm class! Students will fill a wonderful deer design that has been premarked, using background fillers made with free-motion and rulers. You’ll learn wonderful, versatile filler techniques and go home with a beautiful stitched wallhanding! Thread colors will vary, but each sample will be stitched out on black fabric.

suepattenquilts.com

 

Garden Sunflowers: Learn the Newest Fusing Techniques, #53507

Garden Sunflowers: Learn the Newest Fusing Techniques – #53507

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Museum S1
Teacher: Frieda Anderson
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Inspired by the glory of Frieda’s garden, sunflowers provide the perfect setting for the use of detailed cutting, fusing, and color combinations to create drama and whimsy together in a single piece. Discover the newest techniques and tools for creating this raw-edge beauty as you complete this colorful Sunflower wallhanging.

Students may park in the Farmer’s Market lot next to the Museum or take the free National Quilt Museum van to and from the Convention Center. The van runs from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and picks up at the AQS Shuttle Stop.

friestyle.com

 

Hex Star Quilt: Bust Your Stash!, #57109t

Hex Star Quilt: Bust Your Stash! – #57109t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Victoria Findlay Wolfe
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Large stars sparkle in the middle of classic hexagons. Build a colorful scrapbuster quilt one block at a time! You will learn tips for successful Y-seams and block construction based on Victoria’s versatile acrylic template set. Spend the day with Victoria and leave with newfound confidence!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

vfwquilts.com

 

How to Design a Quilt in Five Easy Steps, #52805

How to Design a Quilt in Five Easy Steps – #52805

Day: Thursday, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Latifah Saafir
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20


Everyone has their own unique style of designing, but most quilters fall within several popular design styles and design processes. Learn about these and how to start to ask the right questions so you can identify and streamline your own personal design style. Then, as as a group, we’ll use what we’ve learned and design a quilt together! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

latifahsaafirstudios.com

Ice Dyeing: Mini Magical Mandalas, #55506

Ice Dyeing: Mini Magical Mandalas – #55506

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Paducah School of Art and Design
Teacher: Cindy Lohbeck
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Create an amazing collection of nine 22″ x 22″ Ice-Dyed Magical Mini Mandalas in this fun and productive class. Focusing on technique, you will learn Cindy’s tips and tricks for symmetry, pattern, and clarity of color. Selecting your own color palette guarantees this inspirational collection of fabric is uniquely yours! You’ll leave with one-of-a-kind fabric to use in your next quilt.

handsonhanddyes.com

 

Inktensify Your Fabric: Adding Color with Inktense Pencils, #55108t

Inktensify Your Fabric: Adding Color with Inktense Pencils – #55108t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Trish Stuart
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Art of any kind is flat until you add the shading. Knowing how and where to shade and highlight is critical in creating beautiful images. Use Inktense Pencils on fabric, activating them with a medium as you watch your coloring come alive! This method is flexible, durable, and permanent and you can enhance your quilts, create a standalone work, or use the method on home decór or garments.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

trishstuart.com

 

Landscape Fiber Collage: Create with Wool, Thread, and More, #56502

Landscape Fiber Collage: Create with Wool, Thread, and More – #56502

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Marina Landi
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join award-winning quilt artist Marina Landi and create a beautiful landscape using threads, wool, and cheesecloth. You’ll love experimenting with new embellishment techniques. Release your creativity in this fun, relaxing, and inspiring evening class.

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Little House of Geese: Learn Freeform Foundation Piecing, #57114t

Little House of Geese: Learn Freeform Foundation Piecing – #57114t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Gail Garber
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn freeform freezer paper foundation piecing for Flying Geese, tiny trees, Pointy Dudes, and a really cute house while stitching this whimsical wall quilt. This is the perfect opportunity to dive into the world of foundation piecing and leave with the confidence to use it in your own quilts. All fabric and patterns provided.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

gailgarber.com

 

Modern Log Cabin: Piece Something New, #57519

Modern Log Cabin: Piece Something New – #57519

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


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!

judikirk.com

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Neighborhood Quilt: Fuse and Thread Sketch Houses, #55109f

Neighborhood Quilt: Fuse and Thread Sketch Houses – #55109f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Trish Stuart
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Play with creating a fusible appliqué house on a hill with precut fuse backed elements. After you create your unique image, add detailing with embellishing elements, fibers, and thread sketching. Use decorative stitching to add more interest. This is a very creative and fun process, and everyone will have an image unique to their own vision. This workshop is a great way to grow in creativity while practicing new skills.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

trishstuart.com

 

New York Beauty Electrified: A New Trunk Show, #52807

New York Beauty Electrified: A New Trunk Show – #52807

Day: Thursday, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Linda J. Hahn
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Spend some time with Linda for an evening you will never forget! You will enjoy the awesome eye candy of New York Beauty quilts as Linda discusses how an idea for a book is taken from concept to finished product. This lecture includes a trunk show of all new quilts from Linda’s new book, New York Beauty Quilts Electrified. Some of the quilts will demonstrate how simply changing the fabric or block orientation can alter the entire flavor of a quilt. You will also see how you can combine these gorgeous blocks with simple blocks to create even more dramatic quilts. Linda will entertain you with stories of the various quilts and their makers, her crack staff at home, and her experiences as an author. She will also discuss some publishing processes, which are truly amazing. Do not miss this fun and inspiring hour of laughs with Linda J. Hahn! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

froghollowdesigns.com

Painting with Fabric, Threads, and Yarn, #52806

Painting with Fabric, Threads, and Yarn – #52806

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Judith Baker Montano
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Become immersed in the processes Judith uses to make her prize-winning landscapes, seascapes, and underwater art pieces. Learn to think like a painter as you delight in how she uses threads, yarns, and fabrics in her images. Judith guides you through her years of exploration with mixed mediums. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

judithbakermontano.com

Playing with Value: Learn to Master Color in Your Work, #55102w

Playing with Value: Learn to Master Color in Your Work – #55102w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Katie Pasquini Masopust
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Katie for the day and take the mystery out of color! You’ll learn to work with a full range of values to create depth and illumination in your quilts. Discover the importance of the light-lights and the power of the very-darks then learn how to make the colors in between enhance their impact. You will work with grays, black-and-white prints, and color. The knowledge gained will influence how you look at value and colors in your future works. Understanding color will take your quilts to the next level!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

katiepm.com

 

Quilt the Mini! Learn New Ideas While Quilting a Wholecloth Quilt, #58112t

Quilt the Mini! Learn New Ideas While Quilting a Wholecloth Quilt – #58112t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Pat Delaney
Level: All levels
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Plan fresh ideas for machine quilting by stitching a mini premarked wholecloth quilt. Refresh your ideas for traditional or modern quilts, and you will find many designs to use on your next quilt, mini or full-size. You’ll learn to adapt hand quilting motifs to finish with your machine, and Pat will give you helpful tips along the way. This is a great project to finish as a pillow or small table piece, and you will go home with newfound quilting confidence.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

crabtreelane.com

 

Quilted in a Flash! Walking Foot Quilting on Your Home Machine (First Offering), #58513

Quilted in a Flash! Walking Foot Quilting on Your Home Machine (First Offering) – #58513

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


You may love to free-motion quilt yourself, or you may find it easier and more effective to “quilt by checkbook” and send tops to be longarm quilted. But what can you do with charity quilts, baby quilts for your neighbors’ relatives, or other times when you may not want to spend a lot of time or money to get a quilt finished? Judi will show you how to use the walking foot on your domestic sewing machine, combined with straight or decorative stitches, to create a host of easy designs that will allow you to get quilts finished faster and easier than you ever imagined! You may even find that you like the look of this quilting style so much that you want to use it for all your quilts.

judikirk.com

 

Quilted in a Flash! Walking Foot Quilting on Your Home Machine (Second Offering), #58521

Quilted in a Flash! Walking Foot Quilting on Your Home Machine (Second Offering) – #58521

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Room
Teacher: Judi Kirk
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60

 


You may love to free-motion quilt yourself, or you may find it easier and more effective to “quilt by checkbook” and send tops to be longarm quilted. But what can you do with charity quilts, baby quilts for your neighbors’ relatives, or other times when you may not want to spend a lot of time or money to get a quilt finished? Judi will show you how to use the walking foot on your domestic sewing machine, combined with straight or decorative stitches, to create a host of easy designs that will allow you to get quilts finished faster and easier than you ever imagined! You may even find that you like the look of this quilting style so much that you want to use it for all your quilts.

judikirk.com

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Quilter’s Gala Featuring Victoria Findlay Wolfe, #GALA

Quilter’s Gala Featuring Victoria Findlay Wolfe – #GALA

Day: Wednesday, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Walker Hall
Teacher: Victoria Findlay Wolfe
Level: All levels
Member: $28 Retail: $35

 


The 35th Anniversary Celebration continues on Wednesday evening with Victoria Findlay Wolfe, followed by the presentation of awards presented to the winners of the Fall Paducah quilt contest. Listen as Victoria inspires you with a short and fun lecture while you have desserts with quilting friends. You’ll love being part of the celebration! Then hear about the winning quilts as voted on by you!

vfwquilts.com

Quilts from the Backside: A Trunk Show, #52809

Quilts from the Backside: A Trunk Show – #52809

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Ebony Love
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


Why subject your quilts to plain, uninspired backings? Explore the many ways you can combine leftover quilt blocks, trimmings, scraps, and random yardage to create interesting backs for your quilts and keep your stash under control. This lecture includes a trunk show of a variety of pieced backs that are sure to inspire you to make your own! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

lovebugstudios.com

Quilts of Valor II: Free Film Viewing, #FILM

Quilts of Valor II: Free Film Viewing – #FILM

Day: Thursday, 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Sue Reich
Level: All levels
Member: FREE Retail: FREE

 


Quilts of Valor® II reunites national quilting celebrities Alex Anderson, Mark Lipinski, and host Marianne Fons from the original Quilts of Valor film to work on one magnificent new Quilt of Valor. As they sew, the quilting gurus share quiltmaking tips with viewers and speak from the heart about what being involved in making quilts for veterans has come to mean to them. The program also features stories from Nebraska, California, North Carolina, and Washington, D.C., introducing viewers to the people who make Quilts of Valor and the people who receive them. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

coveringquilthistory.com

Rad Ombrés: Create Beautiful Ombré Fabrics, #55110f

Rad Ombrés: Create Beautiful Ombré Fabrics – #55110f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Paducah School of Art and Design
Teacher: Cindy Lohbeck
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Ombré /ˈɒmbreɪ/ (literally “shaded” in French) is the gradual blending of one color hue to another, usually moving tints and shades from light to dark. No more bending and twisting, dip dyeing, and hoping to achieve the gradual changes characteristic to ombré fabrics. Learn this fun and easy way to create subtle value shifts from light to dark, or to explore the range of color created when blending two colors together. Using 18″x 44″ half-yard pieces of fabric, this is a DYE ALL THE FABRIC YOU CAN class! Join the fun and expand your knowledge of fabric dyeing and color in this highly creative class.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

handsonhanddyes.com

 

Reverse Appliqué: Revealing Beauty, #52811

Reverse Appliqué: Revealing Beauty – #52811

Day: Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Margaret Willingham
Level: All levels
Member: $16 Retail: $20

 


What is reverse appliqué? What is the difference between appliqué and reverse appliqué? How do you do it? Can you do it by machine or by hand? Is it hard or easy to do? How do you quilt reverse appliqué? What is hidden will be revealed! The beauty of reverse appliqué is revealed as you stitch, adding dimensional beauty to your quilts by playing with positive and negative space, fabric layering, and color value and contrast. Expand your creative possibilities and be empowered by the thorough, step-by-step how-to demonstration of Margaret’s easy Trace, Baste, Snip & Stitch method of reverse appliqué. See the reverse appliqué quilts of Margaret Brewster Willingham, the founder and creative force of Eye of the Beholder Quilt Design, and be inspired! Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

eobquiltdesign.com

Roxbury Rainbow Quilt: One-Pin New York Beauties, #57515

Roxbury Rainbow Quilt: One-Pin New York Beauties – #57515

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt I Room
Teacher: Linda J. Hahn
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn Linda’s unique ONE-PIN method for creating perfect New York Beauty blocks on your first attempt. Think you can’t precision piece? Think again! You’ll be amazed by the results you get with Linda’s fun and easy methods. This class will revolutionize your piecing!

froghollowdesigns.com

 

Santa Pooch Quilt: Picture Piece a Furry Friend, #57522

Santa Pooch Quilt: Picture Piece a Furry Friend – #57522

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Fast and easy! This cute Christmas weeny dog has attitude! Learn the Picture Piecing technique from the lady that developed it. This is not foundation-pieced! It is sewn with straight seams and is such a fun and forgiving process! The completed quilt will be 26½” x 18½”.

englanddesign.com

 

Sea Salt Quilt: Quick and Perfect Piecing, #57506

Sea Salt Quilt: Quick and Perfect Piecing – #57506

Day: Wednesday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Linda J. Hahn
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Sea Salt is a beautiful traditional wall quilt – and believe it or not, it’s made with one block! Linda will teach you how to use color and fabric placement to create a stunning piece with only one block. You’ll learn how to make your piecing ridiculously quick and accurate suing one of her favorite piecing notions. One evening with Linda and you’ll leave with brand-new techniques, a ton of laughs, and a project you can be proud of.

froghollowdesigns.com

 

Sublime Collage Workshop: Creating an Impressionist Collage Quilt, #55507

Sublime Collage Workshop: Creating an Impressionist Collage Quilt – #55507

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Room
Teacher: Emily Taylor
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join quilt artist Emily Taylor in making this stunning SUBLIME collage quilt! Emily will teach her tricks and techniques for beautiful collage quiltmaking. You’ve seen these amazing collage quilts all over the quiltmaking scene; now it’s your turn to make one! You’ll love what you accomplish in this fun and inspiring class.

collagequilter.com

 

Threadology 101 with Superior Threads, #52801

Threadology 101 with Superior Threads – #52801

Day: Wednesday, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Superior Threads
Level: All levels
Member: FREE Retail: FREE

 


Have you ever looked at the beautiful threads in your quilt shop and thought “I’d have no clue how to use that?” This is the lecture for you! If you’ve experienced frustration when deciding what type of thread to use or how to incorporate decorative or specialty threads, you’re not alone. This Certified Superior Threadologist will teach you about thread, needles, and tension so you can finally get to work with those beautiful threads. Supplies are not required for a lecture, but you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

superiorthreads.com

Threaducation for Machine Quilting, #58528

Threaducation for Machine Quilting – #58528

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Sarah Thomas
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Have you ever said, “My machine doesn’t like that thread?” or “I can only quilt with XYZ thread?” Then this is the class for you to learn about different weights of thread for quilting. Education is key, and Sarah will explain the uses and finished effects of 12wt, 28wt, 40wt, 50wt, and 80wt threads, as well as cotton, metallic, water-soluble, and monofilament fibers in this hands-on class. Sarah will cover thread basics, including information on weight and ply, spool positioning, needle recommendations, and tension settings. She will offer helpful tips and tricks, then share projects and photos aimed to inspire and expand your use of threads. You will be sharing a BERNINA Q20 sit-down longarm machine in this hands-on class.

sariditty.com

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To Cover Military and Veterans Touched by War: Quilts of Valor®, #52808

To Cover Military and Veterans Touched by War: Quilts of Valor® – #52808

Day: Friday, 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Location: Eisenhower Room
Teacher: Sue Reich
Level: All levels
Member: FREE Retail: FREE

 


Attend this free lecture to learn about the Quilts of Valor Foundation® and how you can award members of your family or community with a Quilt of Valor (QOV) to thank them for their service. Discover how to make a Quilt of Valor, begin a QOV group in your area, or become a contributing member of QOVF to help fulfill the mission of “covering Military and Veterans touched by war.” QOVF president, Sue Reich and QOVF member Ann Holte will share popular quilting techniques such as quilt-as-you-go variations, “Y” seams, new patterns, and the appropriate standards for creating a Quilt of Valor along with many examples of actual quilts. Hear about “QOV: A 50 State Salute” currently on exhibit featuring quilts representing 24 states. These quilts will be awarded from the National Quilt Museum in Paducah, Kentucky in February 2020. Make time to add a patriotic hexagon to a QOV in the making. Supplies are not required for a lecture, although you may want to bring a pen and paper to take notes.

coveringquilthistory.com

Tranquil Seas Quilt: Use Your Jelly Rolls!, #57526

Tranquil Seas Quilt: Use Your Jelly Rolls! – #57526

Day: Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Linda J. Hahn
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Handout Fee)


Join Linda for a fun morning of piecing with friends. She will teach you her quick and easy piecing methods as you laugh and enjoy the day. Learn how to use it up, make it do, or do without as you work through the blocks in this wall quilt.  Students will have fun playing with colors!

froghollowdesigns.com

 

Tweaking Batiking: Dye Your Own Batik Fabrics, #55101w

Tweaking Batiking: Dye Your Own Batik Fabrics – #55101w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Paducah School of Art and Design
Teacher: Cindy Lohbeck
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Explore the world of water-soluble resists as we stamp and stencil our way into one-of-a kind prints and patterns. Learn about dye-paint and use several different resists (potato dextrin, corn dextrin, cassava root gel, and soy wax) to create unique batik-like effects the easy way!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

handsonhanddyes.com

 

Victorian Embroidery: Relax and Stitch, #56503

Victorian Embroidery: Relax and Stitch – #56503

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Judith Baker Montano
Level: All levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Judith teaches the basic Victorian embroidery stitches used in crazy quilts and traditional stitching. You’ll learn featherstitch, herringbone, chevron, cretan, buttonhole, lazy daisy, french knot, and colonial knot. Then Judith will teach you three silk ribbon stitches: Iva’s rose, Judith’s curled leaf, and Fargo flower. This class is not to be missed. Judith will open up new possibilities for your embroidery and even show you how to combine stitches to create beautiful designs.

judithbakermontano.com

 

Waterfall Quilt: Picture Piecing, #57110t

Waterfall Quilt: Picture Piecing – #57110t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: McKinley Room
Teacher: Cynthia England
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Cynthia and create one of the beautiful designs from her Scenic America series. This design is 26″ X 36″, made using the Picture Piecing technique. Learn how to create a realistic picture using only straight lines. Cynthia shares tips and tricks to make the process not only doable, but enjoyable!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

englanddesign.com

 

Wholecloth Design Workshop: Design Your Quilting Plan, #58108t

Wholecloth Design Workshop: Design Your Quilting Plan – #58108t

Day: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Truman Room
Teacher: Cindy Needham
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Join Cindy as she takes you into her world of wholecloth quilt design. You will learn the basics of laying out a medallion-style quilt, as well as a repetitive design wholecloth quilt. Instruction will be given on how to create medallions using the Ultimate Stencil™; how to create repetitive designs using the Ultimate Shape™, how to add your own borders using the Ultimate Borders™; and how to fill in the background with the Ultimate Backgrounds™. This class will help you design an entire quilting plan from start to finish!

Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

cindyneedham.com

 

Wicked Wahini Quilt: Learn Quick and Easy Piecing Techniques, #57120f

Wicked Wahini Quilt: Learn Quick and Easy Piecing Techniques – #57120f

Day: Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Madison Room
Teacher: Linda J. Hahn
Level: All levels
Member: $80 Retail: $100
(Plus Kit Fee)


Learn Linda’s unique technique for creating perfect New York Beauty blocks using just one pin. With Linda’s fun piecing method, your blocks will come out perfect the first time you try! Then, incorporate these blocks into a large traditional quilt block for a dynamic quilt.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

froghollowdesigns.com

 

Woven Stars Quilt: Traditional Piecing with a Stunning Result, #57524

Woven Stars Quilt: Traditional Piecing with a Stunning Result – #57524

Day: Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Van Buren Room
Teacher: Nancy McNally
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(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, there is a special trick to create the 16-patch found in the middle of the star block. This is all done using 10″ square bundle of dark to medium color fabrics and yardage for background or light colored fabric. Join Nancy for the evening and make these fun and beautiful stars.

nancymcnallyquilts.com

 

Wrapped in Scraps: Make a Fabric Bowl, #59511

Wrapped in Scraps: Make a Fabric Bowl – #59511

Day: Thursday, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Roosevelt II Room
Teacher: Catherine Redford
Level: All levels
Member: $48 Retail: $60
(Plus Kit Fee)


Make a beautiful bowl from clothesline and fabric on the sewing machine. We’ll start with the basic technique, and then you can choose your project and stitch away. This will be a fun and relaxing class for students of all levels, and you’ll go home ready to start your next fabulous piece.

catherineredford.com

 

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