Fort Worth - Will Rogers Memorial Center

10/16/2013 - 10/19/2013

Fort Worth - Will Rogers Memorial Center
401 West Lancaster Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
817-392-7469


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  Thursday, October 17, 2013
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Instructor Date/
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Who’s Managing the Orphanage? Marty Moon Thursday
10/17/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4 X
  Are you in charge, or are your orphan blocks and parts in charge of your sewing space? Explore the options for using orphan blocks or orphan parts t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Thursday
10/17/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 5X
  Learn to hoop an unusually shaped object while making an awesome gift for a special child (or inner child). Choose from an assortment of cute animals More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Free Motion Machine Quilting Jean Ann Wright Thursday
10/17/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 7X, B23
  Have you ever doodled on a scrap of paper? If so, you can easily master free-hand machine quilting also known as 'fabri-doodling'. Learn the secrets o More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Vortex Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Thursday
10/17/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  Work with pre-cut strips to create this amazing two-color quilt using a simple acrylic template. Choose ANY COLOR! You’ll strip piece, then cut More...
   
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Fashion Knits 101 Linda Lee Thursday
10/17/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1
  Fashion knit fabrics have a delicious drape and create elegant yet comfortable garments, but construction often brings up many questions. Master the t More...
   
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Sew Clever Linda McGehee Thursday
10/17/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  Discover Linda’s simple methods for enhancing fabric with corded piping, threads, organza, and more. Using a collection of feet, needles and spe More...
   
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Your Sewing Space: Make It Work Debra Justice Thursday
10/17/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3
  Learn to rearrange your sewing space and ‘creative clutter’ to become efficient and organized. See where some of your favorite sewing cele More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bag in a Flash: Serger Basics Barb Callahan Thursday
10/17/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 6, B22
  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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Princess Seams and Other Busty Issues Lorraine Henry Thursday
10/17/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 9
  Princess seams are among the most flattering lines for all figures. They are also the easiest to alter for the bust area. Learn how the seam method of More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Neutral ID Cynthia Guffey Thursday
10/17/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A11, B27
  Leave class with your 3 best neutrals in hand, and the knowledge necessary to press them into service as you build a hard-working, easy-to-wear, inves More...
   
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Sewing With the New Ruffle Fabrics Lorene Bonewitz Thursday
10/17/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  Oh my! Rows upon rows of already ruffled ruffles … by the yard! They’re elegant and a little bit sassy, super soft, drape well and make More...
   
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Hems: The Ups and Downs Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
10/17/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B18
  Back to basics! Everything is hemmed, so learn the art of making them look good!  Discuss straight hems, curved hems, cuffed hems, asymmetrical More...
   
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Sew Better! Sew Faster! Kathy Ruddy Thursday
10/17/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B19
  Learn a potpourri of small but important, time-tested ways to make your next project a huge success. Topics include steps for everything from start t More...
   
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The Bias That Binds Pattie Otto Thursday
10/17/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B20
  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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Hands on Workshop Tea for Two Apron Cindy Losekamp Thursday
10/17/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B21X
  Make this adorable apron from just two dishtowels as the process of creating with your embroidery hoop gets more exciting! Learn how to do “in- More...
   
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Hands on Workshop One Zip Pouch Alex Woodbury Thursday
10/17/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B24X
  Learn basic bag construction quickly by making an easy and trendy zip-up pouch in just 90 minutes. Using the easiest zipper installation of all, comb More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Intro to Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
10/17/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C41X, D57
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
For those with little or no ‘tangling’ experience, this workshop introduces langu
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Seven Core Sewing Skills Cynthia Guffey Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C33
  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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Add Texture to Embroidery Linda McGehee Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  The popularity of computerized embroidery opens the opportunity for more “play” on the machine. As most embroidery is relatively flat, ex More...
   
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Fabulous Feet Debra Justice Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  Sewing machine feet help you sew better. Learn to use the overcast, shirring, rolled hem, pintuck, piping, bias tape, fringe, Teflon®, flower sti More...
   
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Start an Embroidery Business in Your Home Barbara Jones Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C36, D52XY
  Discover how to turn your passion for embroidery into a profitable home-based business. Whether in the thinking stage or already stitching for profit More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidery 101: Beginner's Workshop Gina Hodges Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C37, D53XY
  For first-time machine embroiderers, this is the perfect place to start. Begin with machine set-up, learn how to hoop and then complete a trio of mach More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Coco’s Classic Quilted Bag* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C38, D54XY
  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 Sew Crazy: Zippered Pouch Darlene Guillory Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C39, D55XY
 

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Hands on Workshop Easy-Peasy Pineapple (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C42, D58XY
  Fun, fast and perfect pineapple cabin blocks! No math, no measuring, no paper piecing, just strip, stitch and trim. The newly designed Pineapple Trim More...
   
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Hands on Workshop English Paper Piecing: Hexies Debby Kratovil Thursday
10/17/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C43, D59XY
  Hexagons are once again taking the quilt world by storm! This great take-along project is perfect for making Grandmother’s Flower Garden (GFG) More...
   
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Fitting the Frame Linda Lee Thursday
10/17/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  Most fitting solutions start at the shoulders, and what happens there can influence the fit of an entire garment. See what tools to gather and learn t More...
   
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Do It In The Hoop! Cindy Losekamp Thursday
10/17/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  Creating with your machine embroidery hoop is so much fun --- just hoop up some stabilizer and you’re on your way. Discover ideas and how-to fo More...
   
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Sew to Look Slim: Knits, Slinky and Stretch Wovens Kathy Ruddy Thursday
10/17/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D51
  The hardest part of sewing clothing is getting the fit just right. A garment made from a pattern fitted just for you can make you appear 10 to 20 poun More...
   
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Pants Perfection Cynthia Guffey Thursday
10/17/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  Discuss considerations in selecting a size with which to begin, then see Cynthia demonstrate the measuring and alteration process. Includes adjusting More...
   
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Personal Style Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
10/17/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  Clothes in the closet but never wear them? Want a makeover? Get one by discovering your own style. Learn from a style expert how to make your wardro More...
   
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Sloper Savvy Lorraine Henry Thursday
10/17/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  What is a sloper and how do I use it? Discover the advantages of having a sloper to help you in making your personal pattern alterations. Learn how t More...
   
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Free Motion Quilting for Art Quilts Helene Weber Thursday
10/17/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E73
  Discover what’s different about quilting art quilts and other types of quilts. Explore quilting techniques, from basics like battings, needles More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Impromptu Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Thursday
10/17/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F87X, G103
  Mix modern and traditional without the fuss, and wow everyone with this looks-harder-than-it-really-is quilt. A fun variation of the Disappearing Nin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Yellow Daylily Helene Weber Thursday
10/17/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F90X, G106
  Straight strip piecing, cutting and creatively rejoining yield the creation of a pleasing art background as you master sewing accurate long ¼&r More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Piping Perfection: The Workshop Cynthia Guffey Thursday
10/17/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F85, G101
  Cynthia’s trademark piping gives her garments a subtle and extraordinary finish, even as it stabilizes the curves of neckline and armhole edges. More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Four Bs: The Workshop Lorraine Henry Thursday
10/17/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F89, G105
  Bellies, boobs, backs and butts! Experience altering for all four - singly and in combinations - without causing distortions to your pattern. Example: More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabulously Fluffy, Ruffle-y Scarf Barb Callahan Thursday
10/17/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F91, G107
  From the inventive workshop that is Barb’s imagination comes her newest embellishment toy -- a hand ‘ruffling’ fabric loom. Use one More...
   
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  Friday, October 18, 2013
  Class
Name
Instructor Date/
Time
Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Facade Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Friday
10/18/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H117X, J133
  A quick and easy quilt that’s sure to be among your go-to gift giving favorites! The hardest part is picking the fabrics (a layer cake and yard More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Glitz Blitz Clutch Darlene Guillory Friday
10/18/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  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 Arrowheads Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
10/18/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H120X, J136
  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 Tank Topping (BYOF) Alex Woodbury Friday
10/18/13

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
H121X, J134X
  Ready for a fun and practical addition to your all-year-long wardrobe? Make a scoop-neck tank without darts for no-hassle fitting, perfect for layeri More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppy Quilt Helene Weber Friday
10/18/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  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 Wired Woman Cindy Losekamp Friday
10/18/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H123X
  No, this isn’t a class about caffeine….although when you see her, you might think so. Create this whimsical pin using beautiful beads, More...
   
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Part I: Fitting the Back Bodice Cynthia Guffey Friday
10/18/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H113
  The back bodice affects much of how the rest of the garment fits. Discuss upper back curve, back waist, armholes, shoulder to waist transition, back a More...
   
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Downtown Bags Linda Lee Friday
10/18/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  The real bags, the ones you carry every day to shop, to tote, to toss around. Not the fussy ones that you carry uptown to dinner. Learn how to make un More...
   
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I Adore My Ruffler! Debra Justice Friday
10/18/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H115
  It pleats and gathers fabric (and trims) quickly and easily, and it really can gather and attach a ruffle in a single step. An engineering marvel, th More...
   
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Vintage Effects on Modern Clothes Lorene Bonewitz Friday
10/18/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H116
  Bring truly current, sometimes edgy style to your garments with vintage embellishment and couture sewing techniques. Learn to take a contemporary clot More...
   
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Part II: Fitting the Front Bodice Cynthia Guffey Friday
10/18/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J129
  Smooth out fitting wrinkles as you learn about the proper distance to and fullness at the bust apex, armhole depth, neckline, waistline, transition fr More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
10/18/13

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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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
10/18/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  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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Alterations: Zipper 911 Carol Steinbrecher Friday
10/18/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  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 Delightful Wool Flowers Barb Callahan Friday
10/18/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J137X
  Create a beautiful flower using hand-dyed wool from Barb’s stash. You’ll learn to manipulate your fabric with some simple turns and folds More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tints and Textiles: New Effects in Surface Design Cindy Losekamp Friday
10/18/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J139
  Get your hands on Lutradur and T.A.P. (Transfer Artist Paper), two of the hottest new products created for surface design and art quilts. Combine a v More...
   
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Embellished Clothing: Zakka Style Linda Lee Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  The Japanese word 'zakka' refers to a design style that embodies simple charm and a homemade aesthetic. Explore ways to add unique handmade touches to More...
   
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Thinking Outside the Blocks With Hexagons, Curves and More Linda Davis Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  Along with the stunning fabrics, clean lines and relaxed feel of today’s modern quilts, a new generation of tools is here to help create them. More...
   
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What Comes First in Fit? Lorraine Henry Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K147
  This is lots easier than the chicken or the egg riddle! Understanding the principles of adjusting patterns dictates the order of making the changes o More...
   
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Waisting Away Pattie Otto Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  With elastic waistbands, comfort doesn’t always equal great fit. Pattie will explain the basics of casing and applied waistbands. The class also More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quick Zip Bag Linda McGehee Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K149, L165, M181
  Think green! This project is a fantastically clever reusable bag, perfect to carry “just in case”. Designed for minimal bulk, it unzips f More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger Classmate Tote* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K150, L166, M182
  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 Pinwheel Sampler Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K151, L167XY
  In this fun sampler, enjoy making different versions of one of the most timeless blocks in quilting:  the pinwheel.  Create eight different More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Lickety-Split Log Cabin (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K152, L168XY
  Eliminate hours spent precision cutting fabrics to exact lengths and just start sewing these dynamic log cabin blocks from the get-go. Use the trim-to More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bead Soup to Nuts Bracelet Tammie Campbell Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K153, L169XY
  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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Hands on Workshop Flower Seeds: A Skinny Quilt Nelly Vileikis Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K154, L170XY
  Imagine a curvy quilt made entirely from fabric squares and rectangles! Some say it’s like Cathedral Windows by machine … and while the m More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Cardinal in Winter Helene Weber Friday
10/18/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K155, L171XY
  Discover how an artist sees the landscape as you build your own striking winter scene. The medium: bits of fabric cut into confetti and small strips. More...
   
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Part III: Fitting Below the Waist Cynthia Guffey Friday
10/18/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  Using live models to illustrate the elimination of wrinkles from poor fit, Cynthia discusses slope at the waist, adjustments for flat vs. round hip/bu More...
   
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Alterations for RTW: Waists to Hips Carol Steinbrecher Friday
10/18/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  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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Machine Needle Boot Camp Debra Justice Friday
10/18/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  Explore the creative and practical uses for a range of specialty machine needles. Discover how to use them for creating fine pintucks, perfect topstit More...
   
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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
10/18/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  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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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Friday
10/18/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M177
  We’re living in knits, so why aren’t you sewing with them? They’re truly as easy to make as they are to wear. Gather all the lates More...
   
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Grid Magic for Easy Fit Lorraine Henry Friday
10/18/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  Unlock mysteries of fit by using a grid – like on your cardboard cutting board – to help with altering skirts, pants and tops. Discover ho More...
   
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Four Steps to Perfect Pants Kathy Ruddy Friday
10/18/13

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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The Creative Business Model Barb Callahan Friday
10/18/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M180
  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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Hands on Workshop Color Me Confident Carol Steinbrecher Friday
10/18/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N195X, P211
  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 Very Dancey Indeed Nelly Vileikis Friday
10/18/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N200X, P216
  Half-rectangles add to the visual movement of these triangle-rich blocks, which almost appear to dance across the quilt singly or in groups. Learn to More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Make It Tonight, Wear It Tomorrow! Kathy Ruddy Friday
10/18/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N203X, P219
  Learn to draft, fit, and construct a flirty, swingy and oh-so-flattering bias-cut skirt in as little as 45 minutes. Choose your favorite skirt length More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Top 10 Tool-Free Tricky Gizmo Sewing Lessons Cynthia Guffey Friday
10/18/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N201, P217
  ‘Tricky gizmo’ is the method and the tools are simple: needle and thread. Opportunities for fine finishing techniques are everywhere, More...
   
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  Saturday, October 19, 2013
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Hands on Workshop Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Saturday
10/19/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q229X
  Learn to hoop an unusually shaped object while making an awesome gift for a special child (or inner child). Choose from an assortment of cute animals More...
   
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Hands on Workshop All About Zippers Darlene Guillory Saturday
10/19/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q231X, R247
  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 Free Motion Quilting for Art Quilts: The Workshop Helene Weber Saturday
10/19/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  Discover what’s different about quilting art quilts and other types of quilts. Explore quilting techniques, from basics like battings, needles More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The E-Shrug Linda Lee Saturday
10/19/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R246
  Get your hands on the fabric as you make the hottest clothing item in fashion today -- the shrug -- in a novelty knit fabric on the serger. You&rsquo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Batik Braids Debby Kratovil Saturday
10/19/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  Sewing with ONLY half-hexagon shaped patches, this braid quilt is a dream to put together! There is NO trimming of excess fabric on the sides as is th More...
   
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Quiltology 101 Marty Moon Saturday
10/19/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q235X
  Are you a new/beginning quilter or a "wanna be" quilter but totally perplexed when you pick up a pattern or book? Join Marty as she starts at the beg More...
   
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Flowers, Flowers, Flowers Barb Callahan Saturday
10/19/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Barb’s own garden includes flowers she’s made from so many textiles, many of which are upcycled and reinvented: men's ties, elegant ladie More...
   
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Streamlined Construction for Contemporary Jackets Kathy Ruddy Saturday
10/19/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  A well-shaped jacket using the proper interfacing, underlining and/or lining provides camouflage, confidence and comfort. And, they’re faster t More...
   
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Your Sewing Space: Make It Work Debra Justice Saturday
10/19/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227
  Learn to rearrange your sewing space and ‘creative clutter’ to become efficient and organized. See where some of your favorite sewing cele More...
   
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1-2-3 Color My Quilt Nelly Vileikis Saturday
10/19/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  Nelly, whose color sense is the combined influence of several cultures and constant auditioning of fabrics for quilts, discusses how to approach color More...
   
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Sewing Essentials Cynthia Guffey Saturday
10/19/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  Be a sponge, and absorb every bit of sewing knowledge from and expert’s collection of fine sewing methods. You’ll approach every project More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
10/19/13

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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Fit: Measure Like a Master Lorraine Henry Saturday
10/19/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R243
  Who fits the dressmaker? Accurate measurements are the key to getting a good fit for yourself by yourself. The four measurements listed on the pattern More...
   
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Business Know Power: Alterations & Sewing Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
10/19/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R244X
  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 Fabric Meets Metal Bangle Bracelets Tammie Campbell Saturday
10/19/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R249X
  Worn three at a time (at least), no two ever alike and all easy to make, these fabric, metal and bead-embellished bangles will be your go-to hand-made More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Knotted Scarf Alex Woodbury Saturday
10/19/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R251X
  Make an infinity scarf like no other! Sporting dozens of hand-tied knots, this is a handmade jersey knit scarf you can make in 90 minutes. Familiari More...
   
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Thinking Outside the Blocks With Hexagons, Curves and More Linda Davis Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  Along with the stunning fabrics, clean lines and relaxed feel of today’s modern quilts, a new generation of tools is here to help create them. More...
   
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Bag of Tricks: Using the Right Feet Linda McGehee Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  It’s the fine tuning that makes the difference between home made and couture. Easier, faster, and more accurate can be accomplished with the pro More...
   
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Pants: Different Cuts for Different Curves Lorraine Henry Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  Some butts are flat, some are curvy.....some very and others not so much. What are YOU? Learn to make a template of your shape using a mirror, your More...
   
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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
  We’re living in knits, so why aren’t you sewing with them? They’re truly as easy to make as they are to wear. Gather all the lates More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Let’s Make Up: Laminated Beauty Bag Gina Hodges Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S261, T277X
  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 Fabric Frenzy Serger Quilt* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  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 Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  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 The Beauty of Bias Workshop Barb Callahan Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S264, T280
  Bias makes smooth curves and turns as trim or binding. Garments cut on the bias move gracefully, are softer and more supple than on straight of grain More...
   
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Hands on Workshop More Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks Nelly Vileikis Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S266, T282X
  Optical illusions made easy! Learn the importance of value in color while building these easy 3D strip-pieced blocks. A great class for the intermedia More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Flowers In A Vase Helene Weber Saturday
10/19/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S267, T283X
  With just a little imagination, scissors and the freedom to embellish like crazy, you’ll be able to produce a multitude of flowers (no two neces More...
   
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Pattern Prep for Alteration and Fitting Cynthia Guffey Saturday
10/19/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  Start right, finish right. Discover the basic and practical steps involved in preparing your paper pattern for custom fitting and alteration. Learn w More...
   
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Tanks Again Linda Lee Saturday
10/19/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  Tank tops are the must-have wardrobe staple. Learn to use one pattern and change it so many times you won’t recognize it. Take a basic tank pat More...
   
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Fabulous Feet Debra Justice Saturday
10/19/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  Sewing machine feet help you sew better. Learn to use the overcast, shirring, rolled hem, pintuck, piping, bias tape, fringe, Teflon®, flower sti More...
   
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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Saturday
10/19/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T276
  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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Shopping Bag $4.00 view
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Neck Wallet $5.00 view
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Lapel Pin $5.00 view
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Project Pouch $5.00 view
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Pincushion $15.00 view
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myPad $14.00 view
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Expo Essentials Bag $22.00 view
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