Indianapolis 2014 - Indianapolis Marriott East

5/28/2014 - 5/31/2014

Indianapolis Marriott East
7202 East 21st Street
Indianapolis, IN 46219
317-352-1231


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  Thursday, May 29, 2014
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Hands on Workshop Iris Frieda Anderson Thursday
5/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 5X, B21
  Inspired by the glory of Frieda’s garden, this art quilt is the perfect setting for the use of detailed cutting, fusing and dynamic color combin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Beads Necklace Tammie Campbell Thursday
5/29/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 6X
  This smart, easy and infinitely creative bead-making technique is a great way to use up the scraps and snips on your cutting room floor. Embellished More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Thursday
5/29/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 7X
  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 A Scrap Bag Full of Jelly Beans (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Thursday
5/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8X, B24
  Big and little Log Cabin blocks come together to make an innovative contemporary quilt. Cut jelly bean-colored strips and offset them with black for a More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger-y 101 Workshop Gail Yellen Thursday
5/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 9X, B25
  Whether you’re a novice or an experienced serger owner, this comprehensive hands-on workshop is great for learning and perfecting all of your se More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tie Up A Bag Barb Callahan Thursday
5/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  It’s silk, it’s ‘green’ and it’s creative. Use a handful of men's ties, a special closure and some decorative stitches More...
   
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I Love You To Death…Now CHANGE! Louise Cutting Thursday
5/29/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1
  Keep those artistic juices flowing while you sew clothes you'll love to wear, as you ‘marry’ your shape and patterns together. A few patt More...
   
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DIY Pants Fitting Linda Lee Thursday
5/29/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  Not many of us enjoy the benefit of having an expert pants fitter at our fingertips, so we are left to our own devices when it comes to altering our p More...
   
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Fit: Measure Like a Master Lorraine Henry Thursday
5/29/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3
  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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The Sheath Dress Kathy Ruddy Thursday
5/29/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4
  This wardrobe staple is “hot”. Let Kathy show you how to fit it over your different curves and construct it in a flash, fully lined, with More...
   
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Casual Luxury Nancy Erickson Thursday
5/29/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  If you admire how put-together some women look, it's never too soon or too late to learn the art of using your sewing skills to dress well when you go More...
   
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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Thursday
5/29/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B18
  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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Pattern Prep for Alteration and Fitting Cynthia Guffey Thursday
5/29/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B19
  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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Quilts from the Backside Ebony Love Thursday
5/29/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B20
  Why subject your quilts to plain, uninspired backings? Explore the many ways you can combine leftover quilt blocks, trimmings, scraps, and random yard More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tank Topping (BYOF) Alex Woodbury Thursday
5/29/14

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
B22X, C41X
  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 Tea for Two Apron Cindy Losekamp Thursday
5/29/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B23X
  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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Soft Tailoring: Cardigans, Jackets and Coats, Oh My! Nancy Erickson Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C33
  Throw away your old ideas about tedious, time-consuming tailoring and learn how it's accomplished in modern luxury ready-to-wear. When you know you lo More...
   
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Core Sewing Skills: The Next Set Cynthia Guffey Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  Core skills are those practices you put into action every time you sew. Understanding the why, where and how is essential; practice helps you move swi More...
   
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Princess Seams and Other Busty Issues Lorraine Henry Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  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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Pattern Drafting From Favorite Garments Kathy Ruddy Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C36
  Learn the rules for copying clothes or their best details. See how Kathy copies selected garments brought to class (maybe yours!), and shows how to re More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Intro to Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C37, D53XY
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
For those with little or no ‘tangling’ experience, this workshop introduces langu
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Hands on Workshop Petunias on Blue Helene Weber Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C38, D54XY
  Learn about color value, fusibles and raw edge applique as you create a pleasing arrangement of blues in various color values as your background. Onc More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Frieda’s Fun Fast Free Motion Machine Quilting Frieda Anderson Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C39, D55XY
  Even a beginner quilter will easily walk through the process of making her own quilted designs without marking or using templates. With the sewing mac More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Sewing Machine Smarts: Extraordinary Applique Darlene Guillory Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C40, D56XY
  Add creativity to your applique using built-in utility and decorative machine stitches. Even a satin stitch can be enhanced to add sizzle and make you More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tiki Run (BYOF) Nelly Vileikis Thursday
5/29/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C42, D58XY
  Create a unique quilt with a modern aesthetic using pre-cut batik strips (included in the kit) and a unique construction process. You’ll learn f More...
   
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The Great Gored Skirt Gail Yellen Thursday
5/29/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  Take an in-depth look at one of the most versatile and flattering skirts around -- beautiful on all figures, easy to fit and comfortable to wear. Lear More...
   
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Sew Sensational Pillows Linda Lee Thursday
5/29/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  Finally, all the fabulous techniques for creating gorgeously-embellished pillows are broken down for you into easy-to-follow how-to steps. Linda&rsquo More...
   
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Iconic American Sportswear Sandy Miller Thursday
5/29/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D51
 

Would you like to refresh your wardrobe, incorporating style and practicality at the same time? You might be surprised at what a good plan America More...

   
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Serger Dating: Learn to Love Your Serger Heather Scrimsher Thursday
5/29/14

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D52, E68
  Is your serger gathering dust, just taking up space in the closet? Is your relationship on the rocks? Break down serger basics so you can become frien More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Fashion Savvy Serger Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Thursday
5/29/14

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D57, E73
  Working with half-scale pieces, learn to make quick tees, pants and tanks on your serger using easy construction techniques. Add some of the newest em More...
   
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From Mockup to Paper Pattern Cynthia Guffey Thursday
5/29/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  Making your mock-up fit is the first step, but transferring adjustments back to the paper pattern is the next. Discover reasons for tweaking the mock More...
   
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Out of the Ordinary Embroidery Cindy Losekamp Thursday
5/29/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  When your fabric is not ‘average’, how do you create wonderful embroideries? See an amazing collection of items Cindy has turned into per More...
   
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Simply Great Casual Jackets Barb Callahan Thursday
5/29/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  Sew your jackets faster and easier while maintaining the good looks you want. Barb's newest, tested and successful techniques can create a truly work More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Ruffled Flower Neckpiece Barb Callahan Thursday
5/29/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F83X, G 99
  Barb and her husband have designed an innovative new loom which is used to create many items, including flowers that make the perfect embellishment fo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Die Cutting for Beginners (BYOF) Ebony Love Thursday
5/29/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F85X, G101
  Learn the best tips and techniques for fabric die cutting from the leading expert on the topic! Die cutting is accurate, fast and painless. Get start More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Impromptu Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Thursday
5/29/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F88X, G104
  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 A New Way To Strip (BYOF) Heather Scrimsher Thursday
5/29/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F90X, G106
  Love to buy precuts, especially 2 1/2" rolls, but find them stacking up in your stash? Use them in this basic, beginning-quilter-friendly quilt. With More...
   
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Spyro Quilting Dusty Farrell Thursday
5/29/14

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F84, G100
  Remember making Spirographs® as a kid? Well just imagine quilting with those designs. Great for kids’ quilts, those with really bright, fun More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hemming Decisions: The Workshop Cynthia Guffey Thursday
5/29/14

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F86, G102
  Get your hands on the essentials of proper hem preparation and execution as you create a notebook of samples to use for the balance of your sewing lif More...
   
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  Friday, May 30, 2014
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Name
Instructor Date/
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Field Poppies Frieda Anderson Friday
5/30/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H117X, J133
  Learn easy new ways to create dynamic contemporary quilts. Vibrant red and orange poppies, blue-to-green leaves and stems on the subtle colorations of More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Wired Woman Cindy Losekamp Friday
5/30/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H118X
  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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Hands on Workshop Binding by Machine (BYOF) Ebony Love Friday
5/30/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  Not every project needs a judged-show caliber binding. Sometimes fast, secure and good-looking is what we’re after. Learn to achieve a beautif More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Facade Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Friday
5/30/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H120X, J136
  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 Cover Hem Workshop Gail Yellen Friday
5/30/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H121X, J137
  With its built-in stretch, the cover hem is a wonderful way to hem knits. But that’s not all! Create a notebook of useful techniques as you lea More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Free Motion Quilting for Art Quilts: The Workshop Helene Weber Friday
5/30/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  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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Cutting To The Chase: Sewing Great Garments Louise Cutting Friday
5/30/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H113
  Modernizing your sewing techniques will help improve your finished garments. Learn how leading design houses create smooth curves, great collars and More...
   
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Part I: Fitting the Back Bodice Cynthia Guffey Friday
5/30/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  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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Sloper Savvy Lorraine Henry Friday
5/30/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H115
  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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Pants Perfect Nancy Erickson Friday
5/30/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H116
  So you finally have a pants pattern that works for you (or one that's pretty close). Take that pattern and change it to flat front, drawstring, elast More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
5/30/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J129
  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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Part II: Fitting the Front Bodice Cynthia Guffey Friday
5/30/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J130
  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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Embellished Clothing: Zakka Style Linda Lee Friday
5/30/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  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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Quilt Smarts: Cutting, Pinning and More Nelly Vileikis Friday
5/30/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J132X
  Learn tried and true methods to start your quiltmaking out on the right foot. See how to cut and cross-cut strips, cut with triangles, curves and cros More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tints and Textiles: New Effects in Surface Design Cindy Losekamp Friday
5/30/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J134X
  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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Hands on Workshop Origami Flower Pin Stephanie Farrell Friday
5/30/14

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
K150X
  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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What Chanel Has Taught Me About Sewing Nancy Erickson Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  As a client at Chanel since 1997, Nancy is to Chanel ready-to-wear what her friend Claire Shaeffer is to Chanel couture. If you'd like to sew using s More...
   
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Buttons to Boast About Barb Callahan Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  Something as simple as a hand-made button can change the attitude of a garment or accessory in a flash. Learn to make your own beautiful buttons usin More...
   
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Classic White Shirts: Techniques for Great Results Sandy Miller Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K147
  White shirts are an American standard, including the tailored boyfriend shirt, silk tunic, sporty camp shirt and pullover tops with distinctive detai More...
   
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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  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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Hands on Workshop Bluebird in Spring Helene Weber Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K149, L165XY
  Discover how an artist sees the landscape as you build your own striking “first breath of spring” scene. The medium: bits of fabric cut in More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Flower Seeds: A Skinny Quilt Nelly Vileikis Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K151, L167XY
  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 The Road To Modern (BYOF) Heather Scrimsher Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K152, L168XY
  Modern Quilting is all the rage and super fun. While the rules are different than traditional quilting, it’s completely approachable. This clas More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Coco’s Got a Brand New (Quilted) Bag Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K153, L169, M185
  Coco’s first bag was such a huge hit, Baby Lock has designed a sequel. Using classic techniques like channel quilting to create the signature lo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Pinwheel Sampler Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Friday
5/30/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K154, L170XY
  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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Part III: Fitting Below the Waist Cynthia Guffey Friday
5/30/14

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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Waisting Away Pattie Otto Friday
5/30/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  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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Fashion Knits 101 Linda Lee Friday
5/30/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  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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What Comes First in Fit? Lorraine Henry Friday
5/30/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  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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Hands on Workshop Bead Soup to Nuts Bracelet Tammie Campbell Friday
5/30/14

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
L166, M182
  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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Do It In The Hoop! Cindy Losekamp Friday
5/30/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M177
  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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One Jacket Twelve Ways Gail Yellen Friday
5/30/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  If you think you need a plethora of patterns for casual, business and dressy jackets, think again! Explore how a single pattern can take you to weeken More...
   
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Accessories From the Attic Barb Callahan Friday
5/30/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M179
  Whether your treasures are in the attic or have already made it into your sewing stash, see how they can be used to bring your projects to life. Gath More...
   
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Sew Instantly Slimming Pants Kathy Ruddy Friday
5/30/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M180
  Learn a drafting technique to make you look slimmer instantly with special stitching on the interior of your pants from hip to hip. This super-slimmi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Four Bs: The Workshop Lorraine Henry Friday
5/30/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N198X, P214
  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 Diamonds Are Still a Girl’s Best Friend: Sweatshirt Jacket Transformation Cindy Losekamp Friday
5/30/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N199X, P215
  Learn to take an ordinary sweatshirt and turn it into a jacket with enough bling to impress. Add a new Austrian Crystal zipper and gorgeous embroider More...
   
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Hands on Workshop I Spy Hexies (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Friday
5/30/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N200X, P216
  Get your total hexie lesson here! Perfect the strip stitching technique to create  fabric rings and use the new Hexagon Trim Tool that features a More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bento Box Exchange (BYOF) Ebony Love Friday
5/30/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N202X, P218
  Enjoy a ‘block party’ in this fun and relaxing workshop. Make several fun Bento blocks during class, slice them up, and exchange them with More...
   
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  Saturday, May 31, 2014
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Hands on Workshop WhatchamaClutch: The Adventure Begins Kim Montagnese Saturday
5/31/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q229X
  Create the fabric for this fun and whimsical bag. Add color, designs and all of the decorative features you want! When you’re satisfied, Kim wil More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Eureka Top Linda Lee Saturday
5/31/14

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Q230X, R247X
  Ready for a fun and practical addition to your all-season wardrobe? Using an easy-fit pattern, make this perfect-for-layering, scoop neck, cap sleeve More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilt-essential Quilt Starter Cindy Losekamp Saturday
5/31/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q231X
  Combine quilt starters, Mylar and hooped embroidery to make a beautiful four block quilt or pillow top. Learn reverse appliqué, where the midd More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Easy-Peasy Pineapple Table Runner (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Saturday
5/31/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  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 Modern Table Runner Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Saturday
5/31/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R249
  Using a traditional chevron pattern with ¼” piecing and quilting on the serger, create this newly-designed table runner with a very moder More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tessa (BYOF) Nelly Vileikis Saturday
5/31/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  Caught somewhere between the traditional pinwheel and a tessellating motif, these dynamic windmill blocks come together as if by magic! Fun and easy More...
   
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Cutting In...Cutting Out: The Latest One-Seam© Pants Louise Cutting Saturday
5/31/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  ‘One-Seam© Pants’© are in many designer collections. With no side seams, they are quick and easy to construct, and very comforta More...
   
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Soft Tailoring: Cardigans, Jackets and Coats, Oh My! Nancy Erickson Saturday
5/31/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  Throw away your old ideas about tedious, time-consuming tailoring and learn how it's accomplished in modern luxury ready-to-wear. When you know you lo More...
   
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Grid Magic for Easy Fit Lorraine Henry Saturday
5/31/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227
  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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Fast Accurate Ways to Sew Darts, Zippers and Pockets Kathy Ruddy Saturday
5/31/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  Kathy’s streamlined construction methods are amazing! You’ll love her easy way to handle zippers, and pockets that are versatile and work More...
   
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Core Sewing Skills: The Next Set Cynthia Guffey Saturday
5/31/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  Core skills are those practices you put into action every time you sew. Understanding the why, where and how is essential; practice helps you move swi More...
   
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Free Motion Quilting for Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
5/31/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R242
  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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Simply Great Casual Jackets Barb Callahan Saturday
5/31/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R243
  Sew your jackets faster and easier while maintaining the good looks you want. Barb's newest, tested and successful techniques can create a truly work More...
   
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You Can Do That on a Serger? Gail Yellen Saturday
5/31/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R244X
  Refined finishes, quick, artful embellishments …. learn to use your serger for construction and cosmetic improvements for all kinds of projects More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Knotted Scarf Alex Woodbury Saturday
5/31/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R245X
  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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Hands on Workshop Inktens-ifying Your Colors Cindy Losekamp Saturday
5/31/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R246X
  Add the shades with wash-fast watercolors…don’t worry…you don’t have to be an artist. It’s as easy as when you were a More...
   
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Casual Luxury Nancy Erickson Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  If you admire how put-together some women look, it's never too soon or too late to learn the art of using your sewing skills to dress well when you go More...
   
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The Bias That Binds Pattie Otto Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  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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Iconic American Sportswear Sandy Miller Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
 

Would you like to refresh your wardrobe, incorporating style and practicality at the same time? You might be surprised at what a good plan America More...

   
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1-2-3 Color My Quilt Nelly Vileikis Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S261
  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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Hands on Workshop Radical Rulers Dusty Farrell Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S262, T278
  Master the art of using rulers and templates as Dusty works his one-of-a-kind magic. Yes, there are ruler rules….. and more ways to use them wh More...
   
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Hands on Workshop It’s All About Embellishment Gail Yellen Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  Basic skills and almost any machine can turn decorative and novelty threads into amazing embellishments. Even your serger can be part of your embellis More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Sewing Machine Smarts: Quilting Sampler Darlene Guillory Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  This "catchy" quilted travel tray is infinitely useful in your hotel room or at home. It’s also the perfect project on which to experience a var More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger Organizer Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  We all need a little organizational help, and here it is! A travel tote for your jewelry, handy case for knitting needles or crochet hooks, each of th More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Beauty of Bias Workshop Barb Callahan Saturday
5/31/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S266, T282X
  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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Convex to Concave Cynthia Guffey Saturday
5/31/14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  Explore how the correct preparation of concave seams, with emphasis on identification of grainline changes, allows this important seam to be stitched More...
   
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Fine Tune Your Sewing Skills Linda Lee Saturday
5/31/14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  It’s the small things that make a difference. You know how to sew, but disappointments abound. The focus here are the fine, subtle details that More...
   
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Pants: Different Cuts for Different Curves Lorraine Henry Saturday
5/31/14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  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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Sew to Look Slim: Short Jacket/Long Top Kathy Ruddy Saturday
5/31/14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T276
  A well-shaped jacket, constructed with proper interfacing or underlining, can perk up droopy shoulders and minimize disproportionately large arms, bus More...
   
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Neck Wallet $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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