Minneapolis - Minneapolis Marriott Northwest

11/6/2013 - 11/9/2013

Minneapolis - Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Drive North
Minneapolis, MN 55428
763-536-8300


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  Thursday, November 07, 2013
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Hands on Workshop Tank Topping (BYOF) Alex Woodbury Thursday
11/7/13

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
A 3X, B23X
  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 Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/7/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 6X
  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
11/7/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8X, B24
  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 Poppies In A Black and White Field Helene Weber Thursday
11/7/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 9X, B25
  Three inch strips, stitched, cut and sewn, form the asymmetrical framed backdrop for the poppies, always eye-catching but even more so in this dramati More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Beauty of Bias Workshop Barb Callahan Thursday
11/7/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  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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Who’s Managing the Orphanage? Marty Moon Thursday
11/7/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A12X
  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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Fashion Knits 101 Linda Lee Thursday
11/7/13

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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Princess Seams and Other Busty Issues Lorraine Henry Thursday
11/7/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  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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Cut Big, Sew Small Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/7/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4
  Learn a potpourri of small but important, time-tested ways to make your next project a huge success. Includes steps for everything from start to fin More...
   
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Discover Pandora's Box Shar Jorgenson Thursday
11/7/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 5
  Spend a quilters’ lifetime using up your scraps with 15 interchangeable shapes from Pandora's Box. Learn fast cutting and sewing techniques, pl More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Framing the Face Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/7/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A11, B27
  Trying on clothes is a joy when they make you look great, but frustrating and depressing when they don’t. Remove the guesswork from sewing decis More...
   
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Waisting Away Pattie Otto Thursday
11/7/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  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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You Can Do That on a Serger? Gail Yellen Thursday
11/7/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B18X
  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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1-2-3 Color My Quilt Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/7/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B19
  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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Paper Piece to Perfection Connie Spurlock Thursday
11/7/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B21
  Having trouble with accurate piecing? Paper piecing is a way to get perfection because you aren't in it alone-you are stitching fabric to the already More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tea for Two Apron Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/7/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B22X
  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 StarBuilder™ Sensations Laura Murray Thursday
11/7/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B28X
  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 Intro to Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
11/7/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C35X, D51
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
For those with little or no ‘tangling’ experience, this workshop introduces langu
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Core Sewing Skills: The Next Set Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C33
  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 Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  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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Design for Fit Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C36
  Learn skills to speed up your sewing process by designing style changes to solve fitting issues, including the addition of swinging hemlines, yokes, p More...
   
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The Ultimate Double Wedding Ring Shar Jorgenson Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C37
  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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Hands on Workshop Embroidery 101: Beginner's Workshop* Barbara Moore Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C38, D54XY
  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 Joyce Keske Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C39, D55XY
  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
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C40, D56XY
 

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

   
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Hands on Workshop Easy-Peasy Pineapple (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C41, D57XY
  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 Flower Seeds: A Skinny Quilt Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C42, D58XY
  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 Fitting the Four Bs: The Workshop Lorraine Henry Thursday
11/7/13

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
C44, D60
  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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Fitting the Frame Linda Lee Thursday
11/7/13

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
11/7/13

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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One Jacket Twelve Ways Gail Yellen Thursday
11/7/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D52
  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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Crafting for Profit Connie Spurlock Thursday
11/7/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D53
  Selling your creations doesn't guarantee that you will make a profit, but you can make decisions that will greatly influence the bottom line. Learn wh More...
   
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Convex to Concave Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/7/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  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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Four Steps to Perfect Pants Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/7/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  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 Thursday
11/7/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E68
  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 Impromptu Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Thursday
11/7/13

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 Slashed Velvet Bag June Colburn Thursday
11/7/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F91X, G107
  Velvet and beads…. what could be more glamorous? June’s ever-curious nature brings us this wonderful ‘slashed’ velvet bag. T More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Piping Perfection: The Workshop Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/7/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F86, G102
  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 Fabulously Fluffy, Ruffle-y Scarf Barb Callahan Thursday
11/7/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F92, G108
  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, November 08, 2013
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Name
Instructor Date/
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Knotted Scarf Alex Woodbury Friday
11/8/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H115X
  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 Sew-Ology Gail Yellen Friday
11/8/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H118X, J134
  Whether you’re a sewing novice, want to sharpen your skills or are looking for tips to take your sewing to a higher level, this is the perfect c More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Facade Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Friday
11/8/13

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 Almost Whole Cloth Nelly Vileikis Friday
11/8/13

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
H121X, J131, K153, L169XY
 

Explore easy ways to carry out a quilting theme to enhance your “almost whole cloth” art quilt.  Discover appropriate motifs in th More...

   
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Hands on Workshop Yellow Daylily Helene Weber Friday
11/8/13

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

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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Hands on Workshop Painted Blocks Laura Murray Friday
11/8/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H124X
  Using Paintstiks®, stamps and fusible web, explore Laura’s “Stackers” technique, which creates the intricately detailed appearan More...
   
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Pattern Prep for Alteration and Fitting Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/8/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H113
  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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Downtown Bags Linda Lee Friday
11/8/13

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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What Comes First for a Fabulous Fit! Lorraine Henry Friday
11/8/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H116
  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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The Ultimate Double Wedding Ring Shar Jorgenson Friday
11/8/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H117
  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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Hands on Workshop Bag in a Flash: Serger Basics Barb Callahan Friday
11/8/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
H119, J135
  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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
11/8/13

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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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/8/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J130
  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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No-Fizz Fusibles Connie Spurlock Friday
11/8/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J133
  Fusible applique does not need to fizzle out! Learn to choose the right fusible, how to easily trace your pattern pieces without mess and what it take More...
   
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Hands on Workshop One Zip Pouch Alex Woodbury Friday
11/8/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J137X
  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 Tints and Textiles: New Effects in Surface Design Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/8/13

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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The Bias That Binds Pattie Otto Friday
11/8/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J140
  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 Cardinal in Winter Helene Weber Friday
11/8/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K147X, L163
  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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Embellished Clothing: Zakka Style Linda Lee Friday
11/8/13

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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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  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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Pants: Different Cuts for Different Curves Lorraine Henry Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  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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Curves Made Easy Shar Jorgenson Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K149
  Don't let curves scare you. No special foot is needed. With Shar's accurate cutting and sewing tips you will be ready to tackle quilts you never thoug More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Pinwheel Sampler Quilt (BYOF) Rachel Griffith Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K150, L166XY
  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 Serger Classmate Tote Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K151, L167, M183
  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 Glitz Blitz Clutch Darlene Guillory Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K152, L168XY
  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 Lickety-Split Log Cabin (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K154, L170XY
  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
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K155, L171XY
  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 The Anatomy of a Collar Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/8/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K156, L172XY
  A collar frames your head and draws attention up and away from the results of eating “too many cookies”. And it’s easy to add or ch More...
   
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From Mockup to Paper Pattern Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/8/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  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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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/8/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  Mylar® for embroidery? What about the new angelina film? Can you wash and dry this stuff, how do you use it, which designs work best, what can More...
   
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Are You Ready for Some Sweatshirts? Connie Spurlock Friday
11/8/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L165
  Re-use, recycle and rejoice with this fun fabric! Get more ideas than you can imagine using sweatshirts to make jackets, vests, Christmas stockings, More...
   
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Taking Away the Sleeves Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/8/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M177
  Summertime temperatures, excess bulk under jackets or your personal style may create a desire to bare your arms. Learn about adjustments for shoulder More...
   
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Grid Magic for Easy Fit Lorraine Henry Friday
11/8/13

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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Flowers, Flowers, Flowers Barb Callahan Friday
11/8/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M179
  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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Hands on Workshop Fractured Landscapes Mini Quilt Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/8/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N198X, P214
  Let the machine piece the fractured background …chop it apart with a rotary cutter…back to the embroidery machine…more piecing in More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Chinese Animal Ornament June Colburn Friday
11/8/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N203X, P219
  "I’ve loved this antique silk Foo Lion ornament since I found it in a flea market in Xian many years ago. It was created to enchant everyone wh More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hemming Decisions: The Workshop Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/8/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N195, P211
  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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  Saturday, November 09, 2013
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Hands on Workshop The E-Shrug Linda Lee Saturday
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q227X, R247
  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 Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q230X
  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
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  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 Very Dancey Indeed Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R249
  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 Walk Before You Run: Walking Foot Machine Quilting Jane Plisga Saturday
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  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 Flowers In A Vase Helene Weber Saturday
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q235X, R251
  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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Quiltology 101 Marty Moon Saturday
11/9/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q236X
  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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Perfecting Ruffles, Gathers and Pleats Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/9/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Of course she has a system for creating these fabulous details! Explore Cynthia’s approach and methods for incremental marking, multiplication More...
   
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Waisting Away Pattie Otto Saturday
11/9/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  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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Fit: Measure Like a Master Lorraine Henry Saturday
11/9/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  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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Curves Made Easy Shar Jorgenson Saturday
11/9/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q229
  Don't let curves scare you. No special foot is needed. With Shar's accurate cutting and sewing tips you will be ready to tackle quilts you never thoug More...
   
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Sew to Look Slim: Short Jacket/Long Top Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/9/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/9/13

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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Hands on Workshop Fabric Meets Metal Bangle Bracelets Tammie Campbell Saturday
11/9/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R243X
  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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Wool Applique Reinvented Barb Callahan Saturday
11/9/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R245
  Revise your vision of how to applique wool! The popular return to penny rugs and other folk art pieces sent Barb in a different direction with her ap More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Safari Squeaker Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/9/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R246X
  Discover one of the latest fun additions to your embroidery… a squeaker for that special little one. Working on a pre-made bib with one of Cin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Wonderful World of Paintstiks® Laura Murray Saturday
11/9/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R252X
  Using Shiva Artist Paintsticks, learn to create subtle batik effects on plain fabrics or produce dramatic prints instead. The techniques are fun to le More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Delightful Wool Flowers Barb Callahan Saturday
11/9/13

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
S267X
  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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Core Sewing Skills: The Next Set Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  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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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  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 More Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S259, T275X
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
If you took Kim’s class previously or have tangle experience, this is your workshop. Be
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Sloper Savvy Lorraine Henry Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
  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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Get to the Finish Line: Binding Made Easy Connie Spurlock Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S261
  You have those finished tops lying around - but then you quit?! You are almost done - add batting and backing a BIND those things! Success is just ar More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Let’s Make Up: Laminated Beauty Bag* Barbara Moore Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  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 j More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Frenzy Serger Quilt Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  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 Free Motion Quilting for Art Quilts: The Workshop Helene Weber Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  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 Bound Buttonholes...Boundless Possibilities Gail Yellen Saturday
11/9/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  Bound buttonholes are working embellishments, and they’ve never been easier than with Gail’s simple new system. Create several shapes &nda More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/9/13

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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Tanks Again Linda Lee Saturday
11/9/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  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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Pattern Drafting From Favorite Garments Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/9/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T276
  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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Discover Pandora's Box Shar Jorgenson Saturday
11/9/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T277
  Spend a quilters’ lifetime using up your scraps with 15 interchangeable shapes from Pandora's Box. Learn fast cutting and sewing techniques, pl More...
   
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Expo Extras
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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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