Events & Classes

All of the following events and classes are available for virtual and in person events!

Trunk Show/Lecture

Approximately one hour

$250 with an accompanying workshop, $300 for a stand alone event

Inspiration abounds at this journey through quilts that combine Modern, Traditional, and Art aesthetics. Hear the stories behind the creation of many award winning quilts, and leave inspired to try something new!

 

Raise the Roof Foundation Paper Piecing

3 Hour Workshop: $400

6 Hour Workshop: $700

Foundation Paper Piecing (FPP) is one of the best ways to ensure perfect points, create complex piecing designs, and execute detailed pictorial designs. This pattern is written to have minimal fabric waste and is a good choice for beginning and intermediate quilters. Each participant is required to purchase the pattern (discount available for participants).

 

Polar Bear Foundation Paper Piecing

6 Hour Workshop: $700

Create an adorable polar bear Foundation Paper Pieced (FPP) block! In this class you will learn techniques to streamline FPP when all of the segments are different sizes and shapes. Each participant is required to purchase the pattern (discount available for participants)

 

 

Sewing with Slivers

3 Hour Workshop: $400

Explore the use of scale by incorporating slivers into your design. During this class you will create the top for a mug rug with semi-improvisational slashes that infuse 1/8” wide strips of fabric that add a dash of unexpected color or texture.
Prerequisites: A basic understanding of your sewing machine, the ability to consistently sew an accurate 1/4” seam allowance, and the ability to cut accurately.

 

Quilting in Circles

3 Hour Workshop: $400

Use both matching and contrasting thread to add energy and movement to this bubbly mini quilt! In this class you will design and quilt a mini using fusible appliqué and free motion quilting.
Prerequisites: An understanding of how to set your machine up to do free motion quilting.

 

Matchstick Quilting (due to contractual obligations, this class is available after April 1, 2021)

3 hour workshop: $400

6 hour workshop: $700

Create a matchstick quilted piece where matchstick quilting is the star! In this class you will use a pre-printed panel and 28wt Aurifil Thread to create a quilt that will work as a wallhanging or a pillow top.

 

Piecing Full Circles (due to contractual obligations, this class is available after April 1, 2021)

3 Hour Workshop: $400

Take your curved seams to the extreme by going full circle! During this class you will piece a top for a pillow or mini quilt using a Classic Curves Ruler with a twist!

Prerequisites: The ability to consistently sew an accurate 1/4″ seam allowance