Trunk Show - Teri profiles her
quilting journey from her first quilt to her favorite and award winning
quilts. Like many quilters Teri began as a hand quilter and through a
friends encouragement started machine quilting.
Quilting is a Beautiful and Complicated Art
-From hand work to finishing touches “Quilting is a Beautiful &
Complicated Art!” Explore with Teri the myriad of options in the quilt
making process and how to find your own quilterly voice. Teri will
share her journey from a dedicated hand quilter to embracing and
teaching machine work developing a deep appreciation of the entire
quilting community. See this blog post for a preview!
Beginner Machine Quilting – Enjoy
the process of machine quilting covering needles, thread, batting
choices, basting options and yes! machine quilting. Learn how to relax
your shoulders and breathe through the process. Straight lines, curves,
Let Your Foot Loose, Be Fancy & Free – Take machine quilting to the next level. Learn how practicing effectively will develop skill as a machine quilter. – $600
New York Beauty – paper piecing –
Using Valori Wells book Teri will share how she created “When Alex and
Jinny met in NY, Beauty Happened”.
And Now What?! -Designs in Machine Quilting -
Practice machine quilting without ever taking a stitch. Using blank
paper & quilt blocks printed on paper work towards improving machine
quilting technique by trying a variety of quilting motifs on a quilt
before sitting at the machine. After practicing techniques we will
discuss the quilts you bring to class.. – Take And Now What?! - Designs in Machine Quilting
to a full day! After spending time practicing designs in an 7 x 7 blank
square spend time stitching your quilt on a fat quarter. This includes
impromptu thread & needle changes.