The catalog for QuiltCon 2018 was released this morning and I’m super excited to announce that I’ll be teaching two workshops at the conference! Check out my workshops and a link to the full QuiltCon catalog below. Registration for Modern Quilt Guild Members opens Monday, June 26, 2017, at 10 a.m. EDT. Public registration opens July 8, 2017. I hope to see you in one of my workshops!
Hawaiian Applique Made Modern
Thursday, February 22, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (full day workshop)
Workshop Code: APP001
Learn how to make the Big Island Blossom block, a modern interpretation of traditional Hawaiian quilts. In this workshop, you will learn how to prepare the appliqué (including folding, cutting and basting) and needle-turn appliqué. Learn how Sheri designed the block and how to design your own templates for future projects. We’ll also review quilting tips and traditional Hawaiian quilting resources.
Materials Fee: $12 includes Big Island Blossom pattern/template and handout.
Friday, February 23, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (3 hour workshop)
Workshop Code: FDP202
Improve your paper piecing skills by making the Shutter Snap block. Sheri will walk you through all of the steps while demonstrating tips and tricks for staying organized, working efficiently and achieving precise alignments. We’ll also review finishing the quilt top and quilting tips. This workshop is geared towards the confident beginner/ intermediate foundation paper piecer. Students are required to purchase a PDF pattern prior to class in order to complete light prep work, including fabric selection.
Materials Fee: $12 includes Shutter Snap pattern and coloring sheets.
Will you be at QuiltCon in February? I’d love to say hello!