Diamonds in the Sky Quilt: Piece Brilliant Diamonds, #17515

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Diamonds in the Sky Quilt: Piece Brilliant Diamonds

Diamonds in the Sky Quilt: Piece Brilliant Diamonds – #17515

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 101C
Teacher: Michelle Renee Hiatt
Level: All Levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Pattern Fee)


Michelle designed this dazzling quilt for Studio 180 Design. DIAMONDS IN THE SKY creates a brilliant four-piece diamond that really radiates, plus a beautiful alternating block that gives this quilt dimension and allows it to shine! If you want high contrast, use assorted bright fabrics for your Diamonds and a dark or light background. Learn how to use Deb Tucker’s Corner Beam® as you make this fun quilt. The class will include step-by-step instructions for use of the Corner Beam®, as well as tips on matching points and piecing on-point quilts. You’ll also learn strip piecing techniques and general machine piecing hints and tips that you’ll use again and again. This quilt shimmers!

sewonthego.net

 

Divide and Design: Quilting Inspirations, #18510

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Divide and Design: Quilting Inspirations

Divide and Design: Quilting Inspirations – #18510

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 203AB
Teacher: Lisa Hagstoz Calle
Level: Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


We have all used the tried-and-true method of standing and staring to design our quilting. While this sometimes works, there is a much easier and quicker method of designing. Come join Lisa as she shares her Divide and Design technique and learn how to translate that onto your quilts! Students will start with a quilt top of their own and leave with ideas for custom quilting! After taking this design class, you’ll never be stumped at the quilting phase again!
lisahcalle.com

 

Free-Motion Fills and Frills on a Domestic Machine, #18511

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Free-Motion Fills and Frills on a Domestic Machine

Free-Motion Fills and Frills on a Domestic Machine – #18511

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103B
Teacher: Jenny K. Lyon
Level: Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


If you have some free-motion experience and want to learn more free-motion fills, then join Jenny and learn how to select and quilt “fills and frills”. You’ll learn a variety of motifs for fills, borders, dividers, and combinations that will add beautiful and stunning texture to your quilts, wearables, and home decór. Most motifs will be freehand quilted, and a few will use marked reference points. Let’s get beyond stipple and have some fun!

quiltskipper.com

 

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

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Make an Art Quilt on the Longarm: Sari Silk Couching

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

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


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

sallymanke.com

 

Making an Art Quilt: Plum Pretty Collage, #14510

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Making an Art Quilt: Plum Pretty Collage

Making an Art Quilt: Plum Pretty Collage – #14510

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 201AB
Teacher: Emily Taylor
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Create this stunning art quilt to hang in your home! PLUM PRETTY is inspired by a 19th century botanical illustration and it’s so much fun to make! You’ll learn foundational art principles as you apply Emily’s impressionist method of collage in this fun and rewarding class. Come see what all the excitement is about with collage quiltmaking!

collagequilter.com

 

Perfect Endings: Binding Your Quilts, #18509

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Perfect Endings: Binding Your Quilts

Perfect Endings: Binding Your Quilts – #18509

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 102C
Teacher: Nancy Mahoney
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Add a flourish to the edges of your quilts using a variety of binding techniques. Learn how to make straight-of-grain and bias bindings, invisible joins, mitered corners, and hand and machine finishes. Discover how to bind curved and irregular edges and add piping, rickrack, and other special touches. You’ll also make samples of finishing methods to take home for future reference.

nancymahoney.com

 

Practical Color for Quilters, #15503

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Practical Color for Quilters

Practical Color for Quilters – #15503

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 202AB
Teacher: Becky Goldsmith
Level: All Levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70


It’s time to finally master color! This is a fun, no-sew class filled with surprises and lots of discussion. You will play with color and value as you glue fabric to paper to make pieced blocks. Everyone puts their blocks together, and you’ll get to see what works, what doesn’t, and most importantly, how to make color work for you! This class will set you up for success in all your future quilts. Don’t miss out!

pieceocake.com

 

Simple Quilting with Style: Alternatives to Free-Motion (Lecture/Demo), #12503

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Simple Quilting with Style: Alternatives to Free-Motion (Lecture/Demo)

Simple Quilting with Style: Alternatives to Free-Motion (Lecture/Demo) – #12503

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 204AB
Teacher: Susan Cleveland
Level: All Levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70


Come join this quilting masterclass! With lively projected demos, you’ll learn to prepare a quilt top for a successful finish. Discover secrets of ditch quilting, learn when and how to mark or not mark a quilt, and study stitching with heavy threads. Get excited about big-stitch hand quilting, bobbin quilting, and couched quilting! These skills empower those whose free-motion skills are less than stellar, but may be combined with free-motion quilting as well. Quilt your quilts with style and the techniques you enjoy the most!

piecesbewithyou.com

 

Thread Makes the Design: Freeform Quilting and Thread Techniques, #18512

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Thread Makes the Design: Freeform Quilting and Thread Techniques

Thread Makes the Design: Freeform Quilting and Thread Techniques – #18512

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103C
Teacher: Barbara Olson
Level: All Levels
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Give the thread top billing with freeform quilting designs and an array of beautiful threads. Students will develop new quilting designs and experience stitching them with different types and weights of thread. Learn how to add dimension and design through your machine quilting and let Barbara take the mystery out of thread selection. You will be amazed at what you can create with a sewing machine and beautiful thread!

barbaraolsonquiltart.com

 

Zigzag Bargello Quilt, #17516

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Zigzag Bargello Quilt

Zigzag Bargello Quilt – #17516

Day: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Room 103A
Teacher: Ruth Ann Berry
Level: Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Take the mystery out of bargello as Ruth Ann leads you through the process of making this beautiful zigzag bargello quilt. She’s done all the cutting and sorting for you, so you can relax and enjoy sewing this beauty! You’ll learn how a bargello quilt comes together, and you’ll be amazed at what you can accomplish! Find out what bargello is all about!

quiltersclinic.com

 

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