Minneapolis - Minneapolis Marriott Northwest

11/7/2012 - 11/10/2012

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  Wednesday, November 07, 2012
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Hands on Workshop Final Fitting Step: The Armhole and Sleeve MDB100 Cynthia Guffey Wednesday
11/7/12

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  Focus on learning the techniques for fitting the armhole and making the resulting alterations to the sleeve. With a mock-up made in advance for a jac More...
   
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  Thursday, November 08, 2012
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Paintstiks® Inspirations Laura Murray Thursday
11/8/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 5X
 
Learn a variety of techniques using Shiva® Artist’s Paintstiks® for layers of color, design, and texture on plain-colored fabrics. More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Easy Curves for Quilters Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/8/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 6X, B22
  If you can stitch an accurate ¼” seam, you will quickly master Nelly’s easy process for perfect curves while designing and constructi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Cover Hem Workshop Gail Yellen Thursday
11/8/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 7X, B23
  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 Basic Machine Quilting Holice Turnbow Thursday
11/8/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8X, B24
  Practice improves skill and confidence; starting with the right foot, supplies and tools useful to good machine quilting helps too. These first step More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Leaves Pashmina Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/8/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 9X
  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 Foot Steps with Knits and Stay Tapes Emma Seabrooke Thursday
11/8/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  All the little things you do while sewing on knits can add up to a very big difference in how your finished garments look. Get your hands on an assort More...
   
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Darts are a Girl’s Best Friend Peggy Sagers Thursday
11/8/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1
  Our clothing is full of darts - some we see and take for granted, some we accent as design elements and most we never see at all. Designers use darts More...
   
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Easy Techniques for Fleece and Wool Barb Callahan Thursday
11/8/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  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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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Loose Jacket Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/8/12

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 3, B19
  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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Sew to Look Slim: Knits, Slinky and Stretch Wovens Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/8/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4
  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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Photos in Your Art Quilts Karen Pharr Thursday
11/8/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A11
  Get a fresh look at creating quilts – art quilts, memory quilts, quilts for kids and special occasions by incorporating photos. Current technol More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Putting on the Glitz: Hand Beading in Surface Design June Colburn Thursday
11/8/12

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A12, B28
  From bridal gowns to beautiful scarves, tutus to t-shirts, contemporary quilts to home décor, shimmery beads provide the ultimate finishing touch More...
   
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That’s the Point! Connie Spurlock Thursday
11/8/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  You will be hearing that a lot when you discover the simplicity of paper piecing. No more chopped off points or trying to work the bias edges in to m More...
   
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Scraps to Treasures Shar Jorgenson Thursday
11/8/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B18
  Master rarely-used patterns with confidence, no matter how complex or difficult they appear. Explore the secrets to Bridal Bouquet, Carpenter Wheels More...
   
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Alterations for RTW: Jean and Pant Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
11/8/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B20
  Denim is with us to stay –jeans are our favorite “go to” garment. Getting them to fit is challenging and makes the difference betwe More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Painting with Crayons Helene Weber Thursday
11/8/12

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
B21X, C40X
  Learn again as an adult how great a new box of Crayons can make you feel – full of hope and promise and hours of creativity. This time use them More...
   
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Hands on Workshop In the Hoop Trapunto Table Runner* Barbara Moore Thursday
11/8/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B25X
  Give your machine embroidery a trapunto look, then add a border with perfectly mitered corners and backing in no time at all. Guaranteed! At the end o More...
   
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Machine Embroidery on Sweaters Pattie Otto Thursday
11/8/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B27
  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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Hands on Workshop Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
11/8/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C35X, D51
  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 Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/8/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C38X, D54
  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 Snuggler Shawl Pattie Otto Thursday
11/8/12

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
C42X
  This clever shawl, made from soft and cuddly Polartec®, keeps your shoulders and arms warm, has loose sleeves with cuffs and fun yarn finish edges More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Quilting Basics Holice Turnbow Thursday
11/8/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C44X, D60
  You’ve wanted to learn hand quilting but never got around to trying it? This is your chance to learn about and practice the most fundamental pa More...
   
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Seven Core Sewing Skills Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/8/12

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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Software Solutions to Embroidery Challenges: Perfect Your Designs Before Pressing Go Tamara Evans Thursday
11/8/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  With so many digitizers offering so many designs, we often learn the hard way to test before we commit to an embroidery. But what if you could evaluat More...
   
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Crotchety Crotches Lorraine Henry Thursday
11/8/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C36
  Temper, temper! Having crotch issues? Learn the principles related to fitting all three of our crotches – the two “arms” and the &# More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Shimmering Landscapes Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/8/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C37
  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 eReader Sleeve Kathy Stachowicz Thursday
11/8/12

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
C39, D55, E71
  Create this unique and trendy quilted cover/sleeve using simple and quick piecing techniques. The final touches include quilting with a twist and a un More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Perfectly Pretty Caddy Hope Yoder Thursday
11/8/12

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
C41, D57, E73
  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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Fusible Fantasy: Make It Real Connie Spurlock Thursday
11/8/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C43
  Fusibles make possible a whole host of creative options – and can make our fantasies come true. But…..we’ve heard some of you are n More...
   
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Armholes and Sleeves Peggy Sagers Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  Begin to understand the relationship between armholes and sleeves, and end your struggles. They do go together, but it is easiest when you find one t More...
   
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Cleopatra's Fan Shar Jorgenson Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  The scarcity of this elegant and charming quilt inspired Shar to create templates for the block. Made of 10 separate shapes with gentle curves, follo More...
   
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Streamlined Construction for Contemporary Jackets Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D52
  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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Hands on Workshop Wardrobe Strategy: Color Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D53, E69
  Complementary or contrasting? Neutrals, “pops”, or bold, bodacious colors? Stripes or swirls? You know how to put colors together for q More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Three Way Applique Karen Pharr Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D56, E72
  Applique allows you infinite design latitude, from the simplest of shapes arranged for dynamic impact to the tiniest notes bringing a pieced quilt to More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Seams Make the Difference Barb Callahan Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D58, E74
  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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The Great Gored Skirt Gail Yellen Thursday
11/8/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D59
  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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Pant Lessons Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/8/12

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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Knit Fit: Tees Emma Seabrooke Thursday
11/8/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  Tees are great to wear and easy to fit – once you’ve learned how to do it. Watch Emma demonstrate alterations for correcting shoulder lin More...
   
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Fabric Painting: Cover the Territory Helene Weber Thursday
11/8/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  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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Fitting the Four Bs Lorraine Henry Thursday
11/8/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E68
  Bellies, boobs, butts and backs…. the four most fit-worthy areas on the body. Too much, too little, no matter! Following the sequence in this & More...
   
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For Profit: Bringing Designs to Market Connie Spurlock Thursday
11/8/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E75
  Have an idea you would like to get to market? Learn how to put it in presentable form, how to protect yourself with copyright and where to find your More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Suzanne Wrap Emma Seabrooke Thursday
11/8/12

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
F87X
  Suzanne always wrapped you in her warmth and made you feel like a beautiful person -- as does this wrap named for her. Make the wrap with two rectangl More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppies and Hummingbirds Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/8/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F89X, G105
  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 Grommet Pillow (BYOF) Laurie Medford Thursday
11/8/12

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F88, G104
  Grommets are so very popular in today’s modern décor, and are used for more than just curtains. Grommets are showing up on hand bags, garme More...
   
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  Friday, November 09, 2012
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Class
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Hands on Workshop Build-A-Blouse Peggy Sagers Friday
11/9/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H115X, J131
  It's all about style, fit and mobility - how much movement do you like in your blouse? How closely do you like it to come to the body? Spend class d More...
   
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Hands on Workshop StarBuilder™ Sensations Laura Murray Friday
11/9/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H117X
  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 Serger-y 101 Workshop Gail Yellen Friday
11/9/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  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 Poppy Quilt Helene Weber Friday
11/9/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H120X, J136
  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 Embroidered Bowls Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/9/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H121X
  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 Chatelaine Marty Moon Friday
11/9/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H124X
  Master foundation piecing as you stitch small squares for the front of your original chatelaine. Based on a man’s tie, your personalized chatela More...
   
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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Interior Structure Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/9/12

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 Ultimate Double Wedding Ring Shar Jorgenson Friday
11/9/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  Fast cutting and sewing techniques do not have to sacrifice accuracy. See how to make the scrap, planned and seamless arc of the Double Wedding Ring. More...
   
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Alterations for RTW: Jackets and Tops Carol Steinbrecher Friday
11/9/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H116
  T-shirts too shapeless? Jackets looking too bulky? Tops too blousy or not blousy enough? Gaping necklines? Droopy shoulders? Look at the most com More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Don’t Fence Me In! Holice Turnbow Friday
11/9/12

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
H118, J134X
  The Rail Fence is one of the most popular and easy quilt designs to make, second only to the Nine-Patch. Fast and easy to cut and sew, the same rules More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Magic Muslin June Colburn Friday
11/9/12

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
H122, J138
  @import url(/portals/0/portal.css); For centuries quilters have used muslin as a foundation for their pieced quilts. Learn when, why and how it is t More...
   
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Back to Basics: Sewing With Fleece Pattie Otto Friday
11/9/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H123
  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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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Lining Essentials Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/9/12

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
11/9/12

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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Cracking the Measurement Code Lorraine Henry Friday
11/9/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  Did you know your side seam measurement is the key to understanding measurement relationships? This is the definitive class on measuring for success i More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Painted Blocks Laura Murray Friday
11/9/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J133X
  Using Paintstiks®, stamps and fusible web, explore Laura’s “Stackers” technique, which creates the intricately detailed appearan More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilted Cosmetic Bag* Barbara Moore Friday
11/9/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J137X
  Texture and dimension are the current buzzwords in all kinds of sewing projects. Learn just how easy it is to add texture in your embroidery as you ma More...
   
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Constructing Contemporary Knits Emma Seabrooke Friday
11/9/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J139
  You have a perfectly fitting tee and pants pattern, now you want to make a zillion of each. See just how to do everything right as Emma demonstrates More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tie Flowers with a Twist and a Twirl Barb Callahan Friday
11/9/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J140
  Learn a fast and fabulous way to upcycle men’s silk ties -- with a twist and a twirl. Voila! A beautiful flower and leaf appears. Complete yo More...
   
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Alteration Business Know Power Carol Steinbrecher Friday
11/9/12

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
K146X
  Thinking of starting your own alteration business? Want to know what it takes? Learn to sell yourself first, and get a handle on all the basic requi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Landscape Dreams Helene Weber Friday
11/9/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K147X, L163
  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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Hands on Workshop Quilters’ Toolbox: Triangles by the Dozen (BYOF) Kim Montagnese Friday
11/9/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K152X, L168
  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 Crazy Shuffle Karen Pharr Friday
11/9/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K153X, L169
  A great project for collectors of fat quarters, since once you’ve learned this wonderful quilt you can create it over and over, right from your More...
   
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Tissue Issues Peggy Sagers Friday
11/9/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  Once you know the problem and have read the wrinkles....how do you change the tissue? You know the tissue has to be flat and you cannot bang it flat w More...
   
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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/9/12

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 Tumbling Blocks Nelly Vileikis Friday
11/9/12

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K150, L166, M182
  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 Mini Messenger Tote Kathy Stachowicz Friday
11/9/12

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K151, L167, M183
  Designed to be a mini version of the popular messenger tote, this piece is full of fun serger techniques. A decorative chain stitch is used to embelli More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Jelly Roll Expedition Tote Connie Spurlock Friday
11/9/12

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K154, L170, M186
  Take a jelly roll expedition as you use a collection of wonderful batik fabric strips to create your special tote bag. Add lots of pockets including More...
   
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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/9/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K155
  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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Hands on Workshop The Biology of Color June Colburn Friday
11/9/12

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
K156, L172
  We use color in all aspects of our daily lives: in wardrobe and home décor decisions as well as when selecting fabric for our quilts. Color i More...
   
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Fashion Sewing Fundamentals: Blouse & Shirt Construction Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/9/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  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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Cleopatra's Fan Shar Jorgenson Friday
11/9/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  The scarcity of this elegant and charming quilt inspired Shar to create templates for the block. Made of 10 separate shapes with gentle curves, follo More...
   
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Fitting the Four Bs Lorraine Henry Friday
11/9/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  Bellies, boobs, butts and backs…. the four most fit-worthy areas on the body. Too much, too little, no matter! Following the sequence in this & More...
   
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Jacket Up: The Details Emma Seabrooke Friday
11/9/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L171
  The most comfortable, packable, easy-to-wear jackets are made from knits. See just how to complete the looks you love, as Emma demonstrates all the kn More...
   
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Fitting Yourself by Yourself Peggy Sagers Friday
11/9/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M177
  Everyone says you need a fitting buddy for truly great fit. Better to have one person who knows what they are doing, then 2 who do not! Learn what to More...
   
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Software Solutions to Embroidery Challenges: Perfect Lettering and Monograms Tamara Evans Friday
11/9/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  If you’re not entirely confident about the different requirements for small lettering and large monogram embroideries, you are not alone. Regard More...
   
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20 Fast Ways to Sew Better Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/9/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M180
  Obtain better results with these useful tips! Learn about fabrics, how they can help or hinder your project, how to understand ease and fit preferenc More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/9/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M181
  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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Crazy Quilt Pieces for Remarkable Garments and Bags Barb Callahan Friday
11/9/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M187
  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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Hands on Workshop Silk Screening for Your Home June Colburn Friday
11/9/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N197X, P213
  Become your own designer/decorator! Explore some of the basic principles professional fabric designers follow to create drapery and upholstery fabric More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hipster Chick Hope Yoder Friday
11/9/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N201X, P217
  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 Friday
11/9/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N204X, P220
  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 Pattern Alteration: “One Thing Leads to Another” Lorraine Henry Friday
11/9/12

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N195, P211
  In a perfect world, all figures would be alike – in perfect form. In the real world, we come in all shapes and sizes. Learn measurement analysis More...
   
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  Saturday, November 10, 2012
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Hands on Workshop A Story Quilt Holice Turnbow Saturday
11/10/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  Not a quilt of cartoon or subject matter blocks, but rather a selection of fabrics arranged in a grid from which a story can be told, a memory relive More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Crazy for Quilting Kathy Stachowicz Saturday
11/10/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q231X, R247
  Create another popular traditional quilt pattern in hours, not days! Adapted for the serger, this quilt is easy and fun, especially with the sashing More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Appliqué – In the Beginning Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/10/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  Peel, fuse and stitch. This project imparts the basics of creating delightful fusible applique. Offering all the shapes – inside and outside c More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Gifts in Minutes: Pretty, Practical Projects Hope Yoder Saturday
11/10/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q233X
  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 Twist, Ravel and Roll Bernadette Griffith Saturday
11/10/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  Get creative with all kinds of ways to treat fabric, as you expand what you and your machine can do. Includes incorporating lots of techniques, inclu More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Wholecloth Bed Scarf Marty Moon Saturday
11/10/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q236X
  Using a BIG STITCH, a recent trend in quilting by hand, quilt a design on a wholecloth bed scarf. Practice makes perfect, so start with a sample sand More...
   
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Leather Is for Everyone Peggy Sagers Saturday
11/10/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Leather choices are so plentiful…every color and style is available to us today. "Apparel leather" is beautiful to feel and wear – one of More...
   
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Scraps to Treasures Shar Jorgenson Saturday
11/10/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  Master rarely-used patterns with confidence, no matter how complex or difficult they appear. Explore the secrets to Bridal Bouquet, Carpenter Wheels More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Paintstiks® for Your Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
11/10/12

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Q227, R243
  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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Crotchety Crotches Lorraine Henry Saturday
11/10/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  Temper, temper! Having crotch issues? Learn the principles related to fitting all three of our crotches – the two “arms” and the &# More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Shimmering Landscapes Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/10/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q229
  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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Easy Techniques for Fleece and Wool Barb Callahan Saturday
11/10/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q235
  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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Skirt Tactics Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/10/12

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
11/10/12

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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Tummy Tuck Jeans and Slacks Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/10/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R244
  Look 10 pounds slimmer and 10 years younger when 'magic' fabric and special pockets team up to flatten your tummy and lift your butt. Learn to adjust More...
   
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Alteration Business Know Power Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
11/10/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R245X
  Thinking of starting your own alteration business? Want to know what it takes? Learn to sell yourself first, and get a handle on all the basic requi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Modern Floral Tote* Barbara Moore Saturday
11/10/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R249X
  Create this wonderful modern tote the easy way and experience three different machine techniques in the process. Personalized with your initials in ma More...
   
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Face It! Gail Yellen Saturday
11/10/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R251
  Get a taste of how this garment sewing basic can be used for more than simply finishing an edge. Explore how facings become a design element to frame More...
   
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That’s the Point! Connie Spurlock Saturday
11/10/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R252
  You will be hearing that a lot when you discover the simplicity of paper piecing. No more chopped off points or trying to work the bias edges in to m More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Ode to Autumn Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/10/12

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
S262X, T278
  Autumn leaves crinkle underfoot, the many colors of nature filling up the space once more. Learn a technique to create curvy shapes and dynamic movem More...
   
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Button Alternatives Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  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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Got Your Back? Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  Quilt backs can carry all kinds of clues about the quilt including, the maker, the reason for its making, who it was made for, even something about ev More...
   
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Software Solutions to Embroidery Challenges: Perfect Your Designs Before Pressing Go Tamara Evans Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  With so many digitizers offering so many designs, we often learn the hard way to test before we commit to an embroidery. But what if you could evaluat More...
   
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What Comes First for a Fabulous Fit! Lorraine Henry Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
  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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Surface Design for Great Interiors June Colburn Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S261
  Now that we can create our own fabric designs (and have so many others available to us), the next question is… where and how do I work them into More...
   
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Hands on Workshop From Rags to Dream Bags Barb Callahan Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  Recycled sweaters, tee shirts, dresses and even wool suits all merge to make this unique bag. Let Barb guide you in the design of the outside of the More...
   
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Hands on Workshop It’s Magic! A Quilt of Half and Quarter Square Triangle Blocks Holice Turnbow Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  Carefully selected colors and the placement of a simple half-square triangle block and a quarter-square triangle block can create “magic” More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Walk Before You Run: Walking Foot Machine Quilting Jane Plisga Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  For beginning machine quilters or those who feel like beginners! Start by using the walking foot for quilting in ways you never thought possible. Pro More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Paper Piece a Holiday Treasure Connie Spurlock Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S266, T282
  Learn the ins and outs of paper piecing as you create this season-perfect 16” snoman wall hanging (or pillow top). No experience required ̵ More...
   
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Knit Fit: Pants Emma Seabrooke Saturday
11/10/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S267
  Emma’s fitting expertise is legendary, and her knit know-how even more so. Watch her fit an audience member, and take away priceless lessons. I More...
   
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Factory Methods for Menswear Peggy Sagers Saturday
11/10/12

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  All of ready to wear is made in factories....and it does not take a year to make a shirt for your man! Learn fast ways to sew sleeve plackets, cuffs, More...
   
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Alterations: Zipper Makeover Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
11/10/12

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  Zippers! We’ve got a love/hate relationship with them. So many of our garments include them but what happens when they don’t work? Repa More...
   
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The Ultimate Double Wedding Ring Shar Jorgenson Saturday
11/10/12

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  Fast cutting and sewing techniques do not have to sacrifice accuracy. See how to make the scrap, planned and seamless arc of the Double Wedding Ring. More...
   
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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/10/12

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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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/10/12

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T277
  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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