Fancy Feathers & Frills: Quilting with Templates, #58529

Fancy Feathers & Frills: Quilting with Templates – #58529

Day: Friday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Sarah Thomas
Level: Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Are you comfortable with the basics of quilting feathers and now want to learn how to implement rulers, stencils, and other items to help fit and form your feather work? Join Sarah as she helps you use many ruler shapes and stencils to create dazzling feathers on your quilt tops. From blocks and borders to custom motifs, you will leave this class more comfortable stitching numerous plume types and many spine variations, and you’ll gain the ability to create your own unique feather designs. You will be sharing a BERNINA Q20 sit-down longarm machine with a partner in this hands-on class.

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Fun Feather Foundations on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine, #58526

Fun Feather Foundations on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine – #58526

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


Are you new to quilting or comfortable with basic free-motion quilting and now want to add a few feathers to your quilt tops? Join Sarah as she takes you through a handful of feather motifs and styles that work well together and can be customized to each individual’s likes and abilities. This class will have you both drawing and working on the machine to determine your personal feather style as well as learning various techniques to create feather blocks, borders, and motifs. You will be sharing a BERNINA Q20 sit-down longarm machine with a partner in this hands-on class.

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Intro to Free-Motion Quilting on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine, #58125w

Intro to Free-Motion Quilting on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine – #58125w

Day: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Sarah Thomas
Level: Beginner
Member: $88 Retail: $110
(Plus Kit Fee)


Have you always wanted to free-motion quilt but were too anxious to do so? Join Sarah in this hands-on class and be liberated with free-motion quilting! With a bit of humor and a lot of encouragement, she will take you through a series of designs that are simple yet highly effective on your quilt tops. By the end of the class, you will surely feel more comfortable and brave with using a variety of shapes & designs in different sizes. You will be working on a sit-down BERNINA Q20 longarm machine with a partner. Use each other for feedback and bounce around quilting ideas with quilters like you.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

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Mega Impact with Micro Quilting on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine, #58527

Mega Impact with Micro Quilting on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine – #58527

Day: Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Room
Teacher: Sarah Thomas
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Member: $56 Retail: $70
(Plus Kit Fee)


Add dimension, interest, and personality to your quilt design with micro quilting! Feel the difference between stitch regulation settings and experiment with many designs as you stitch miniature in this class. From micro-stippling to pebbles, radiator coils, and more, Sarah will help you navigate through the many miniature options and also combine average-sized designs with micro quilting to achieve a stunning finished result. Just like handwriting, everyone’s micro-quilting will have its own unique variations, so there’s no wrong way to achieve your micro quilted ‘signature.’ We’ll also discuss and demonstrate how thread can impact and change the appearance of your quilting. You will be sharing a BERNINA Q20 sit-down longarm machine with a partner in this hands-on class.

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Ruler Basics and Beyond on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine, #58530

Ruler Basics and Beyond on a Sit-Down Longarm Machine – #58530

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


Are you ready to add the structured look of quilting with rulers to your quilt tops? Perhaps you want to mix and match free-motion quilting designs with perfect lines, arcs, and waves? This is the class for you! Sarah will guide you through three hours of hands-on quilting utilizing basic straight edge, curve, and wave rulers to create crosshatching, arcs, and more! Whether you’re new to using rulers or simply want to hone your skills, you will leave this class with an abundance of ideas, encouragement, and motivation to add ruler quilting to your repertoire!

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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.

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