Thursday, April 29, 2021

Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival June 17-19, 2021

Keeping my fingers crossed that KCRQF goes as planned and everyone does what is needed to ensure the safety of all teachers, students, venders and quilters who choose to attend.

That being said. . . I will be there:  Vending and Teaching

Color Confidence for Quilters: or How to Trust Your Hunches
June 17, 2021
12 pm - 3 pm

Click on the class name (above) for more information or to enroll in the class.

Also check out my booth #123-125.  I will be sharing a booth with an incredible new talented designer of embroidery and quilts, Lynn Kane from Puppy Girl Designs.

Be sure to check out her website to see her amazing work.  If you love hand embroidery you will love her beautiful patterns.

It is really her booth, and I am just there to help out and will bring a few of my NEWEST PATTERNS and quilts.  What fun!!!

I hope I see you there.

Now the really fun part:  
Stop by the booth at festival and tell me you read my blog or my newsletter and 
get a free pattern!!!!!

Yup it is just that easy!

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Classes Coming in June -- Reno Quilt Expo

I am so excited that I can begin to teach classes again!  2020 was a long dry spell.  Now that my work life is getting back on track. . . . well, I can't really call it work, because teaching is more fun than work. . . . I am planning new classes and refreshing some old favorites.

Reno Quilt Expo:  Nugget Resort, Reno, NV
June 10 - June 12, 2021

Indian Blanket:  Thursday, June 10, 8am - 3pm**
Supplies:  1 bright Jelly Roll, 2 yards of black fabric, rotary cutter, cutting mat
Kit: Pattern and 60 degree Diamond Template $20


SW Pottery Applique Wall Hanging:  Friday, June 11, 8am - 12pm
Supplies: fabric and paper scissors, glue stick
Kit:  Complete pattern and fabric kit provided $45


Jeweled Windows: Stained Glass Paper Pieced Mini:  Friday, June 11, 4pm-8pm**
4 identical blocks can be combined in a variety of settings
Supplies: Bright FQ bundle, rotary cutter, cutting mat
Kit: all foundation papers, pattern, Add-A-Quarter Ruler+ $30


Color Confidence for Quilters: Or How to Trust Your Hunches  Saturday, June 12, 8am-11am
Supplies: 20 3" squares of your favorite fabrics, color magazine ad with colors you love
Kit:  Complete color kit with Color Wheel, Crayons, Handouts, Tools  $20


The Big Apple: Sewing Curves without Pins!  8 Steps to Success**
Saturday, June 12, 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Supplies: 1 "Layer Cake" or 42 10" squares, rotary cutter, rotating cutting mat
Kit: Pattern, Large Apple Core Acrylic Template, Bent Nose Tweezers, 4 practice pre-cut apple cores

**Machines are not provided; 
bring your machine, power cord, basic sewing supplies, small travel iron, pressing mat

For more information or to enroll in classes

Hope I see you there!

Stay tuned, because I will also be teaching at 
the Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival, June17-19
and The International Quilt Festival in Houston, October 27-31