May 15 Meeting - Gail Garber http://gailgarber.com Program: Liberalism in Quilting, Free-Form Art Quilts May 16 Workshop - Little Goose, Little Goose, Fly Away Home!
Learn how to create this charming house block with a flying goose insert in a fun, one day class. The class is designed for students of all skill levels who wish to learn Gail’s creative design and piecing processes and techniques in a low stress, easy to finish class! Students will get an introduction to original design concepts and have detailed instruction in freezer paper piecing techniques and curved seam piecing. Workshop is $45 and there is a $15 pattern and workbook fee. Fabric kits are available for $30.
June 19 Meeting - Erwin Hayward Program: All About Scissors Bring your scissors; Erwin will sharpen them before his program - $4 to $8
July 17 Meeting - Cheryl Lynch cheryllynchquilts.com Program: A Unique Personality July 18 Workshop - Mini Mosaics This is a fun no sew workshop that imitates the ancient art of mosaics, inspired by a trip to Israel. Learn how to create a mosaic picture from small pre-cut pieces of lots of colored fabric, using a technique that was developed to simplify the process. Pick one of the available patterns in class that will finish at 9"x12", and then can be bordered and quilted to your preference at home. Bring tweezers, sharp small scissors, Sharpie marker, low tack tape, 4 thumbtacks and a container with multi compartments such as a floss or egg box, to use with a provided kit.
August 21 Meeting - Linda McGehee Program: Zippers - Easy, Fast and Fun ghees.com August 22 Workshop - The Crossbody Bag w/Applique Come join the fun of creating a one-of-a-kind handbag using some of Linda's favorite techniques. Use the Crossbody, a quick, easy bag, as a palette for thread embellishment with a variety of decorative stitches and cut edge applique. Insert zippers the quick and easy way.