Cleveland - IX Center

3/20/2013 - 3/23/2013

IX Center
6200 Riverside Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44135
216-676-6000


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Value Package A: $95.00 (Save $49.00!) Includes 5 class sessions, General Admission Ticket 3/21/13, General Admission Ticket 3/22/13, General Admission Ticket 3/23/13, Shopping Bag, Neck Wallet, VIP Reward – Save $5, and VIP Reward – Save $5. Additional sessions only $15.00 each.

Value Package B: $149.49 (Save $70.51!) Includes 9 class sessions, General Admission Ticket 3/21/13, General Admission Ticket 3/22/13, General Admission Ticket 3/23/13, Shopping Bag, Neck Wallet, VIP Reward – Save $5, and VIP Reward – Save $5. Additional sessions only $12.00 each.

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  Wednesday, March 20, 2013
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Hands on Workshop A Bag of Many Colors MDB400 Barb Callahan Wednesday
3/20/13

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  What can you create in just a morning? A fun, artistic bag! Start with a selection of fat quarters, then construct, embellish and wear. Fashion you More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Elegant Scrappy Jacket MDB300 Emma Seabrooke Wednesday
3/20/13

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  Ladies that love to sew and design: bring a jacket to class. It can be a purchased RTW jacket, an older jacket that needs new life or a jacket desig More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting and Style Clinic: The Perfect Skirt MDB100 Cynthia Guffey Wednesday
3/20/13

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  With a rack full of skirts to try on and wealth of fitting expertise, Cynthia offers you an opportunity to perfect not only the fit of a skirt, but al More...
   
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Start an Embroidery Business in Your Home MDB700 Carla Reale Wednesday
3/20/13

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 
Discover how to turn your passion for embroidery into a profitable home-based business. Whether in the thinking stage or already stitching for p More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Chicks with Hattitude MDB200 Connie Spurlock Wednesday
3/20/13

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Join us for this fun fusible class -- these five chicks will bring a smile to your face! Learn all about applique, how to use the pressing sheet, the More...
   
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  Thursday, March 21, 2013
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Instructor Date/
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Painted Quilt Blocks Laura Murray Thursday
3/21/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 5X
  Using Paintstiks®, stamps and fusible web, explore Laura’s “Stackers” technique as you create the intricately detailed appearanc More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Leaves Pashmina Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/21/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 7X
  Pashminas are elegant and go everywhere, over anything. We’ll use specially digitized embroidery designs, Angelina and a beautiful shawl to crea More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Thursday
3/21/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 9X, B25
  Using Debby's KISS Method (Keep It Small & Simple), discover how liberating free-motion machine quilting can be. Discuss threads, batting and bast More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppy Quilt Helene Weber Thursday
3/21/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  There’s lots to learn as you create this artistic beauty! Start by creating the pieced and sewn wavy background without using pins or snipping More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilter's Design Lab: Batik Quilt (BYOM) Holice Turnbow Thursday
3/21/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A11X, B27
  Beginning and experienced quilters alike will find a new freedom of design in these two quilts (see also Quilter's Design Lab: Solid Color Qu More...
   
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Cut Big, Sew Small Kathy Ruddy Thursday
3/21/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3
  Learn a potpourri of small but important, time-tested ways to make your next project a huge success. Includes steps for everything from start to fin More...
   
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Demystifying Machine Embroidery: Why, What, Where and When Diane Gloystein Thursday
3/21/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4
  Learn the basic concepts needed to make decisions which result in stunning embroideries every time. Explore the mechanics of hooping, stabilizers and More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embellish by Hand: Techniques from A to Z Barb Callahan Thursday
3/21/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 6, B22
  We all enjoy the easy but beautiful little touches that give projects the WOW factor. Explore basic hand embroidery stitches, decorative seam and fin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serging 101: The Wear It Everywhere Vest* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Thursday
3/21/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8, B24
  Get acquainted with the serger as you learn basic seaming for straight and curved seams, easing a neck edge and a no-pin match point system which work More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Loose Jacket Cynthia Guffey Thursday
3/21/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A12, B28
  Using three of her newest jacket patterns, Cynthia demonstrates just how simple it is to fit size 6 to 28 for a flattering ‘go with everything&# More...
   
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Paper Piece to Perfection Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/21/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  Having trouble with accurate piecing? Paper piecing is a way to get perfection because you aren't in it alone-you are stitching fabric to the already More...
   
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Stylish Sweatshirt Jackets That Fit Londa Rohlfing Thursday
3/21/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B18X
  Did you ever spend precious time sewing a sweatshirt jacket and then never wear it because it doesn't fit? Discover two no-fail methods of creating s More...
   
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Alterations for RTW: Waists to Hips Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
3/21/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B19
  Altering your purchased garments gives you better fitting clothes and better use of your dollar. Gaping back waists, snug or swimming at the hips, ba More...
   
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Body Works: Tops Emma Seabrooke Thursday
3/21/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B20
  Premise: Your body is perfect and most patterns are imperfect. Working with class volunteers, Emma shows how to remove wrinkles, align patterns to YO More...
   
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Hands on Workshop StarBuilder™ Sensations Laura Murray Thursday
3/21/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B21X
  Create sensational no-sew designs with Paintstiks®, StarBuilder™ stamps and fusible web.  Learn a breakthrough method which puts amazin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Bowls Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/21/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B23X
  Create beautiful three dimensional bowls with your embroidery machine. Start with your base, add yarns, fibers and other secret ingredients, some pre More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C37X, D53
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
“Anything is possible – one stroke at a time.” Explore this directed, medi
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Hands on Workshop Colorburst Squares (BYOM) Debby Kratovil Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C38X, D54
  Another great Magic Stax© quilt from Debby! Stack the squares, slice off parts, shuffle them up and then sew them back together, much like a Log More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Let’s Make Up: Laminated Beauty Bag Gina Hodges Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C39X, D55
  Explore the use of novelty fabrics and specialty feet to create a chic, go-everywhere beauty bag. Learn how easy it is to sew with laminated fabrics More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Coco’s Classic Quilted Bag* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C40X, D56
  With a little inspiration from a world class designer, Cathy and her team have created the perfect accessory to any woman’s wardrobe: a quilted More...
   
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Hands on Workshop All About Zippers Darlene Guillory Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C41X, D57
  Discover your hidden zipper muse in this ‘cover it all’ insertion workshop. Learn the language and methods for several kinds of zippers i More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Chameleon Block Quilt (BYOF) Holice Turnbow Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C42X, D58
  What is exciting and interesting about “quick-change” artists is you never know what he/she will wear next. This quilt is somewhat like t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Build-a-Box for Trinkets & Treasures (BYOM) Nancy Sapin Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C43X, D59
  Wrapped fabric clothesline has gone dimensional with Nancy's newest design! Showcase your beautiful fabric as you create this great box – perfec More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Landscape Dreams Helene Weber Thursday
3/21/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C44X, D60
  What a reason to raid a stash! Working wtih fabric confetti, ‘paint’ your surface with color. Learn about creating depth of field with c More...
   
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Transitional Fitting: Shoulders to Bust to Tummy Cynthia Guffey Thursday
3/21/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C33
  For most of us ‘normal’ is a figure which is one size in the bust, another in the shoulders and another in the hips and tummy. Learn how More...
   
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Beyond Plop and Drop – I Can Do THAT With Software? Tamara Evans Thursday
3/21/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  Perfect placement, design correction, creating texture, amazing applique, magnificent monograms, quilting and… the list goes on. Explore both More...
   
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Get to the Finish Line: Binding Made Easy Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/21/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  You have those finished tops lying around - but then you quit?! You are almost done - add batting and backing a BIND those things! Success is just ar More...
   
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The Bias That Binds Pattie Otto Thursday
3/21/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C36
  An easy alternative to the traditional turned and topstitched finish, the bias binding is quick and easy to do and adds color and texture to almost an More...
   
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Simple Tunics and Dresses Emma Seabrooke Thursday
3/21/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  Learn to create the right tunics and dresses for you – for your figure, your lifestyle and your sewing time. They’ll make you feel attrac More...
   
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Easy Techniques for Fleece and Wool Barb Callahan Thursday
3/21/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  Pick up a treasure trove of contemporary techniques to use with fleece and wool. Includes simple seams (no serger needed), decorative seams, buttonho More...
   
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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Thursday
3/21/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D51
  Learn the rules for copying your favorite clothes or their best details. See how Kathy uses wax paper as she copies selected garments, and shows how t More...
   
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Artistic Tops 'n Tees Londa Rohlfing Thursday
3/21/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D52
  Explore unique upscale techniques for basic top and tee construction, followed by fabric manipulation techniques for knits to make your tees look even More...
   
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Pant Lessons Cynthia Guffey Thursday
3/21/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  When accurate measurements are applied to the pattern and good fit is not yet achieved, what’s the problem? Our unique contours, which a standa More...
   
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Fearless Figure Evaluation Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
3/21/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  Discover the keys to recognizing your own figure variations and figure shape. See a real body, real figure evaluation demonstration, with fits, smart More...
   
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Crafting Profits Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/21/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E68
  Having cash flow is not necessarily having a profit! Learn what it takes to cut the "loss" out of your profit; how to buy wholesale; how to manage you More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/21/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E69
  Since so many have asked how Cindy dyes her scarves…..here’s your chance! Use procion dyes to create a thing of beauty as you pick up al More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The 1600 Quilt Colleen Casey Thursday
3/21/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F89X, G105
  VRR VRRRM ….off to the races....with the Rockin' Rollin' Stripe Quilt! Using 40 strips of tone on tone fabric, create a quick and powerful(ly) More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hipster Chick Hope Yoder Thursday
3/21/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F90X, G106
  Travel in style with this hip purse, perfect for keeping all your essentials close at hand. A zippered closure keeps everything safe and secure while More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hoop Weaving Barb Callahan Thursday
3/21/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F91X, G107
  Just when you think you’ve seen it all…. Barb comes up with weaving on a hoop! Learn how as you create a round piece of weaving in class More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bread and Butter Business Dusty Farrell Thursday
3/21/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F92X, G108
  THE class for anyone who has a quilting business or is thinking about starting one. First, learn 10 essential but simple designs (by drawing, which i More...
   
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  Friday, March 22, 2013
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Class
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Business Know Power: Alterations & Sewing Carol Steinbrecher Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H116X
  Thinking of starting your own alteration business or another type of sewing business? Discover what moves you out of the hobby category and into a RE More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Swirling Leaves Quilt (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H118X, J134
  Bring nature inside with this outdoor-inspired quilt! Learn a technique to create curvy shapes and dynamic movement as you stitch this dramatic quilt More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Good Luck Quilt Block (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  The secret to this block is NOT templates but a magical way with your rotary cutter! Traditionally sewn with odd-shaped templates, this creative techn More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Glitz Blitz Clutch Darlene Guillory Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H121X, J137
  This will be perhaps the most fun (and full of techniques) embellishing class you've ever taken. Choose from your favorite colors to create your own More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Sheer Bliss Sunflower Diane Gloystein Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  This textural adventure is designed for those ready to step out of the box and embellish to their heart’s content! Loaded with fun machine tech More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Basic Machine Quilting (BYOM) Holice Turnbow Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H123X, J139
  Practice improves skill and confidence; starting with the right foot, supplies and tools helps too. These first steps will send you on your way to suc More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tiny Spring Sampler Marty Moon Friday
3/22/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H124X
  Fall in love with smaller projects, especially those which are portable. Learn or hone your foundation piecing skills with this nearly miniature Spri More...
   
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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Interior Structure Cynthia Guffey Friday
3/22/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H113
  Jackets are meant to wear longer and hold their shape better than blouses. The difference is the interior structure, including kinds of stabilizers, More...
   
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The Art of Supple Embroidery Dini Yan Friday
3/22/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  From her extensive background in art and design, Dini shows you how to create, select, place and embroider luxurious yet soft, supply embroidery desig More...
   
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Art-to-Wear: What to Put Where, and Why Londa Rohlfing Friday
3/22/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H115
  Designing wearable art can be challenging with so many great fabrics and so many ideas. How do you choose? How do you know when to stop? Explore fund More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Shimmering Landscapes Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/22/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H117
  Create this amazing little landscape without the use of a machine. We’ll use silk gauze as our base, lay in mohair fibers, Angelina for a little More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bag in a Flash: Serger Basics Barb Callahan Friday
3/22/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
H120, J136
  Get acquainted or reacquainted with the serger as you create this fun and trendy bag. Experience basic and new serging techniques, including gatherin More...
   
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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Lining Essentials Cynthia Guffey Friday
3/22/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J129
  Lining your jacket helps it live a long and beautiful life, but is also the reward you build into it for the wearer – you! Learn all the little More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
3/22/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J130
  Get a grip on the newest notions to make your projects easier, faster, more fun and much more creative! If you've been at the sewing machine "forever" More...
   
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Jacket Up Your Style Part II Emma Seabrooke Friday
3/22/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  Explore an entirely new range of style details for creating stunning jackets with the ever-comfortable knit collections. They look like jackets but f More...
   
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Back to Basics: Sewing With Fleece Pattie Otto Friday
3/22/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  From jackets and pullovers to hats and mittens, fleece is the ultimate for warmth and comfort when the cold wind blows. Learn how easy it is to sew on More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/22/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J133
  Since so many have asked how Cindy dyes her scarves…..here’s your chance! Use procion dyes to create a thing of beauty as you pick up al More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Origami Flower Pin Stephanie Farrell Friday
3/22/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J140X
  Learn how to fold fabric to create a decorative floral embellishment. With just a few hand stitches, you’ll secure the floral form for a brooch More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Appliqué – In the Beginning (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Friday
3/22/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K150X, L166
  Peel, fuse and stitch. This project imparts the basics of creating delightful fusible applique. Offering all the shapes – inside and outside cur More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Cutwork Kitchen Barbara Moore Friday
3/22/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K151X, L167
  Create a beautiful apron for the queen of your kitchen and the envy of your guests. The bib of your apron features classic cutwork created on your emb More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Arrowheads Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
3/22/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K153X, L169
  Are you looking for a new and interesting twist on a traditional block? This only LOOKS hard! Begin by creating an 8” square from three large t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilters’ Toolbox: Triangles by the Dozen (BYOM and BYOF) Kim Montagnese Friday
3/22/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K155X, L171
  What could be simpler or more fun than accurately, quickly and VERY easily creating dozens of PERFECT half-square triangles in just minutes? It’ More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bead Soup to Nuts Bracelet Tammie Campbell Friday
3/22/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K156X, L172
  You won’t believe how easy (and fun) this goes-with-almost-everything-and-everyone-wants-one bracelet is to make! Even if you’ve never ma More...
   
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Are You Ready for Some Sweatshirts? Connie Spurlock Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  Re-use, recycle and rejoice with this fun fabric! Get more ideas than you can imagine using sweatshirts to make jackets, vests, Christmas stockings, More...
   
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Wardrobe Strategy: Ensemble Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  Take your wardrobe beyond where it is today. Learn the basics of design to find your fabulous figure flattering best. Trigger you imagination, elimi More...
   
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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K147
  Get comfortable with your serger! Control serger tensions with a formula that works on any serger and see factors that affect stitch quality plus some More...
   
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Beyond Plop and Drop – I Can Do THAT With Software? Tamara Evans Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  Perfect placement, design correction, creating texture, amazing applique, magnificent monograms, quilting and… the list goes on. Explore both More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Radical Rulers for Beginners: A Drawing Class for Quilters Dusty Farrell Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
K149, L165
  Master the art of using rulers and templates for quilting with your longarm, midarm, home machine or for hand quilting. Dusty will work his one of a k More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger Classmate Tote* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K152, L168, M184
  Make this perfect carryall for all those necessary class supplies or as a project portfolio in this technique-packed workshop. Learn what a serger can More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Perfectly Pretty Caddy Hope Yoder Friday
3/22/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K154, L170, M186
  Add delicate machine embroidery and fashion a romantic and handy caddy for all those essentials you need close at hand – in so many places! Emb More...
   
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Body Works: Bottoms Emma Seabrooke Friday
3/22/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  Premise: Your body is perfect and patterns are imperfect. Let Emma show you, by working with real people, how to fit pant crotch lines, remove wrink More...
   
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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/22/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  Mylar® for embroidery? What about the new angelina film? Can you wash and dry this stuff, how do you use it, which designs work best, what can More...
   
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Artistic Tops 'n Tees Londa Rohlfing Friday
3/22/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  Explore unique upscale techniques for basic top and tee construction, followed by fabric manipulation techniques for knits to make your tees look even More...
   
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Machine Embroidery on Sweaters Pattie Otto Friday
3/22/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  Those luscious fall sweaters are just begging to be embroidered! Think about falling leaves on a tweed cardigan or elegant swirls on a zip-front pull More...
   
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Fashion Sewing Fundamentals: Blouse & Shirt Construction Cynthia Guffey Friday
3/22/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M177
  The basic or not-so-basic shirt’s success rests on correct execution of key construction elements, with the biggest challenge at the seam inters More...
   
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The Creative Business Model Barb Callahan Friday
3/22/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  You’ve got a good business started, but how do you keep it healthy? For thirty years, Barb has continued to perfect and change her business, pr More...
   
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Four Steps to Perfect Pants Kathy Ruddy Friday
3/22/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M179
  Pattern, fit, fabric and technique. Kathy has the answers and YEARS of hands-on experience developing the system for creating perfect pants. Using se More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Color Me Confident Carol Steinbrecher Friday
3/22/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N198X, P214
  Do you know what colors really make you look great? Learn the dimensions of color and their effect on clothing design, fabric choice, and wardrobe pl More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppies and Hummingbirds Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/22/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N199X, P215
  Create this remarkable quilted tote bag using a collection of Cindy’s easy techniques. The best: all the patchwork and appliqués are cre More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Spiral Purse Dini Yan Friday
3/22/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N202X, P218
  Fashion accessories take a new twist with this fascinating zippered spiral purse. You’ll learn how to place designs attractively and how to hoo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Anatomy of a Collar Kathy Ruddy Friday
3/22/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N203X, P219
  A collar frames your head and draws attention up and away from the results of eating “too many cookies”. And it’s easy to add or ch More...
   
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  Saturday, March 23, 2013
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Hands on Workshop Pattern Alterations: Seams & Hinges Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q229X
  Does the idea of eliminating frustration and flat pattern distortion intrigue you? See and learn how moving your pattern alterations to the seamline More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  Optical illusions made easy! Learn the importance of value in color while building these easy 3D strip-pieced blocks. A great class for the intermed More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Slippers Extraordinaire Cindy Losekamp Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q231X
  You just won’t believe you can embroider on these slippers! Using specially created designs to make a pair for you or a special child, learn a More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Nancy Vest or Cardigan Emma Seabrooke Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  Nancy is quite the girl. She can be a vest or a cardigan/jacket, has a soft front drape you can make either curved or with a straight fall and fits al More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Beginner Piecing: Disappearing 9-Patch Holice Turnbow Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R249
  New quilters often start with the 9-Patch quilt block, likely the most popular in the quilt block inventory. … then imaginative quilters begi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Gifts in Minutes: Pretty, Practical Projects Hope Yoder Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q234X
  Create a pieced travel tissue cover using fashionable fabrics and some simple piecing techniques. Hate to do machine binding? No problem, get the look More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Paintstiks® for Your Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
3/23/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q236X, R252
  Learn to use one of the most versatile tools in the artist’s box when you see just how easy it is to create using Shiva Paintstiks. Explore col More...
   
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Seven Core Sewing Skills Cynthia Guffey Saturday
3/23/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Core sewing skills are used regardless of what type of project or fabric or machine we're working on. Making them second-nature will improve the outco More...
   
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Demystifying Machine Embroidery: Why, What, Where and When Diane Gloystein Saturday
3/23/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  Learn the basic concepts needed to make decisions which result in stunning embroideries every time. Explore the mechanics of hooping, stabilizers and More...
   
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Crazy Quilt Pieces for Remarkable Garments and Bags Barb Callahan Saturday
3/23/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227
  Discover Barb’s no-fail technique for designing crazy quilt pieces, and explore just how to add them to garments and bags for maximum impact. W More...
   
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Don't Forget to Copyright Connie Spurlock Saturday
3/23/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  Got some ideas and would like to get them to the market? Your decisions will determine your success. Pattern development and printing is one element, More...
   
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Skirt Tactics Cynthia Guffey Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  A skirt can be one of your best avenues to balanced body proportions. It’s also one of the most comfortable garments and easy to sew garments y More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R242
  Get a grip on the newest notions to make your projects easier, faster, more fun and much more creative! If you've been at the sewing machine "forever" More...
   
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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R243
  Learn the rules for copying your favorite clothes or their best details. See how Kathy uses wax paper as she copies selected garments, and shows how t More...
   
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Sewing Machine ABCs and 1-2-3s Lynn Lunoe Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R244X
  Nearly every machine sold in the last half-century provides us with a number of essential stitches, accessory feet and functions. Get the basics unde More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Ruffled Scarf in a Flash Stephanie Farrell Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R245X
  Scarves are the perfect accessory to any outfit. Knit or crochet a ruffled scarf to jazz up your ensemble! The unique novelty yarn used allows for j More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hot Oven – Cool Mitts Barbara Moore Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R247X
  You’ll fall in love with embroidery (or fall in love all over again) when you make these insulated oven mitts. Quilted on the back with a whims More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Gifts in Minutes: Hot and Cold Sensations Hope Yoder Saturday
3/23/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R250X
  Your sleepy eyes will pop open when greeted by this bright, happy, colorful coffee koozie created with phoomph™ for fabric, the newest thing fro More...
   
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Creative Jacket Journey Londa Rohlfing Saturday
3/23/13

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
S260X
  The creative process is an intriguing journey. Walk through the step-by-step design and construction methods used to create some of Londa’s jack More...
   
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Design for Fit Kathy Ruddy Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  Learn skills to speed up your sewing process by designing style changes to solve fitting issues, including the addition of swinging hemlines, yokes, p More...
   
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Fabric Painting: Cover the Territory Helene Weber Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  Enjoy the process of adding color and texture to your fabric project without the labor or limitations of fabric on fabric processes. Explore many dif More...
   
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Alterations: Zipper 911 Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  Another broken zipper?! Don’t toss out those pants or give up on that jacket. Instead, learn about the tools you’ll need and get step-by- More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S261, T277X
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
“Anything is possible – one stroke at a time.” Explore this directed, medi
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Hands on Workshop Mitered Corners and Setting Triangles (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  This elegant, modern small quilt brings lessons on mitering corners, correctly cutting side and corner setting triangles and the key to accurate stitc More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Cutwork Blouse Pattie Otto Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  Creating cutwork – elegant or quirky -- is quick and easy with your embroidery machine. Learn how simple this timeless craft is while you creat More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Frenzy Serger Quilt* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  Create 10” blocks using a selection of 5” square prints that dance together. It’s fast (we know speed is important sometimes) and lo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Sew Crazy: Zippered Pouch Darlene Guillory Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
 

If you’re happier with organized piecing, but want a Crazy Patch look, try this!  Us More...

   
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Hands on Workshop Seams Make the Difference Barb Callahan Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S266, T282
  Discover new alternatives to finishing your seams as you create a workbook of seams and finishes including Hong Kong, flat felled, French and Barb's o More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilter's Design Lab: Solid Color Quilt (BYOM) Holice Turnbow Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S267, T283X
  Beginning and experienced quilters alike will find a new freedom of design in these two quilts (see also Quilter's Design Lab: Batik Quilt) More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Good Feathers Gone Bad for Beginners: A Drawing Workshop Dusty Farrell Saturday
3/23/13

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S268, T284
  Having a fit getting perfect feathers? Tired of the same old thing? Discover Dusty’s renegade way with the rules -- and how to break them to gr More...
   
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Button Alternatives Cynthia Guffey Saturday
3/23/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  Art buttons, feature buttons, buttons much too large for an attractive stitched buttonhole…. Learn alternatives for using these fabulous buttons More...
   
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Simple Tunics and Dresses Emma Seabrooke Saturday
3/23/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  Learn to create the right tunics and dresses for you – for your figure, your lifestyle and your sewing time. They’ll make you feel attrac More...
   
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No-Fizz Fusibles Connie Spurlock Saturday
3/23/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  Fusible applique does not need to fizzle out! Learn to choose the right fusible, how to easily trace your pattern pieces without mess and what it take More...
   
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Free-Motion Play Time Nancy Sapin Saturday
3/23/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T276
  Learn about basic free-motion machine stitching from the very beginning. See Nancy's trunk show of exciting samples and new ideas, and learn fun ways More...
   
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