2020 QUILT SHOW CLASSES

INVITATION TO QUILTING Open to Public

A series of Saturday demonstrations to inspire both newbies and experienced quilters to get back to basics or relearn keep-it-simple techniques. Supplies provided.

Saturday, April 18, 2020  1pm-2pm (Easter Weekend)
"Poke 'n Tie" - Abby Chapple
Just starting quilting? Don't have fancy equipment?' You can still quilt!
Try this age-old tied technique women used for centuries.

Saturday, April 25, 2020  1pm-2pm
"Basic but Important Tools"- Lin Vance
Pros say the right equipment always makes the jobs easier and better. Here is where to start off on the right track.

Saturday, May 2, 2020 1pm-2pm 
"Understanding Color" - Cheryl Rink
Just what is a color wheel and how do I combine colors?
Putting colors together and having them say what you want can be instinctive but a few guiding tips are sure to help you.

Saturday, May 9, 2020 1pm-2pm
'Happy Hexies" - Denise Cline 
Among the most popular forms of quilting the hexagon shape is a time honored and a popular one. Perhaps started in England it is now called English Paper Piecing but it is a traditional American beginners favorite.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 1pm-2pm
  "Easy Peasy Block" - Dottie O'Toole
Presented by a National Quilters Guild ​spokesperson in about the '50s,
 this fold-and-sew block uses precut 5" &  10" squares making it
 simple, fast and accurate. Why not try it?

Saturday,May 23, 2020 1pm-2pm
"Basic Decorative Stitches" - Phyllis Hagstad
Hand work may not be many quilters' go-to in this machine age.
 However, it has many fans who like the time it takes, now called Slow Stitch or Meditative Stitching,. Also appealing is the look and feel of authenticity that is given to a quilt. 
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ADVANCED CLASSES "Art for Quilters"
 Sunday, ​April 19, 2020 1pm-4pm
Sunday, May 3, 2020 1pm -4pm

 Sessions taught by Robert Howard and Janet Gautier.
More information and supply list as we get nearer date.
Registration required - Sign up as soon as possible: 
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