The Sewing Expo Returns to Atlanta March 10 - 12, 2016
This is my 10th year teaching for the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo and I'm delighted to be returning to Atlanta! I lived there for 8 years and always love to be back. And I get to see my favorite youngest daughter, too!
Here are my classes.
1. Ezekiel’s Crown:
Thursday, March 10 at 8:30 - 11:30 am
Foundation piece this awesome block and learn how easy it is to incorporate gentle curves for a show-stopper project
|Ezekiel's Crown: 9" blocks, 40" x 40" quilt|
2. Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond:
Thursday, March 10 from 1 - 4 pm in the Handi Quilter sit down studio
|Machine Quilting using stencils|
|Machine Quilting using freezer paper applique outline shape|
Filling in both inside and outside a simple heart:
|Simple heart with free motion fillers|
3. Patty’s Summer Parasol:
Friday, March 11 from 8:30 - 11:30 am
This is an updated version of a very traditional block based on the Double Wedding Ring. It sews up quick and makes a delightful quilt that only looks hard!
|Patty's Summer Parasol: 12" blocks; 42" x 42" quilt|
|Easy paper pieced arcs|
4. English Paper Piecing with Hexies:
Saturday, March 12 from 8:30 - 11:30 am
This is wonderful handwork without stress. Learn how rewarding it is to create accurate blocks using these pre-cut hexagons. Kits of pre-cut papers and fabric are provided.
|1" hexagons for a triple round Grandmother's Flower Garden block|
|Beautiful fabrics make beautiful blocks|
|And we'll discuss many ways to use these blocks|
5. Pixie Sticks:
Saturday, March 12 from 12:30 - 3:30 pm
We all have them: precuts of 5” squares (or make your own). Discover a quick and fun way to use them for mini-blocks and then learn how to set these blocks on point!
|Pixie Sticks using a stack of 5" charm squares|
Hope to see you there!