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  Thursday, March 27, 2014
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Class
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You Can Do That on a Serger? Gail Yellen Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1X
  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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Strategies for High Impact Mixed Fabric Jackets Rae Cumbie Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2X
  Love the look of mixed fabric tops but unsure where to begin? Walk through the decisions that lead to successful art garments with Rae’s trunk s More...
   
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Who’s Managing the Orphanage? Marty Moon Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3X
  Are you in charge, or are your orphan blocks and parts in charge of your sewing space? Explore the options for using orphan blocks or orphan parts t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4 X
  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 Walk Before You Run: Walking Foot Machine Quilting* Karen Pharr Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 5X, B21
  For beginning machine quilters or those who feel like beginners! Start by using the walking foot for quilting in ways you never thought possible. Prog More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Illusionary Bars Diane Gloystein Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 7X, B23
  Nothing catches the eye more than changing the surface of ordinary fabric to something illusionary! Cut one print into strips and layer it over anoth More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Easy-Peasy Pineapple Table Runner (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8X, B24
  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 Tank Topping (BYOF) Alex Woodbury Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
A 9X, B22X
  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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Design Your Own Dresses and More Oticca Beamer Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A10X
  A great fitting wardrobe begins with a pattern that is designed specifically for your shape and size. It’s fun and easy to learn to make your o More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fantabulous Feathers and Fills Gina Perkes Thursday
3/27/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A11X, B27
  Feathers are amazing to see, and amazing to create, too! Stylized and incredibly versatile, they allow you to find your own unique feather-work style More...
   
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To Line or Not to Line? Sarah Veblen Thursday
3/27/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B17X
  Lining a garment can increase its comfort and longevity, but not all garments need to be lined. Learn how to decide whether or not to line a garment, More...
   
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Quilt Smarts: Cutting, Pinning and More Nelly Vileikis Thursday
3/27/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B18X
  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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Simply Great Casual Jackets Barb Callahan Thursday
3/27/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B19
  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 Tea for Two Apron Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/27/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B20X
  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 Origami Flower Pin Stephanie Farrell Thursday
3/27/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B25X
  Learn how to fold fabric to create a decorative floral embellishment. With just a few hand stitches, you’ll secure the floral form for a brooch More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Beads Necklace Tammie Campbell Thursday
3/27/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B26X
  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 Fabric, Stencil and Ink 101 Joyce Teng Thursday
3/27/14

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
C42X
  Transform plain fabric into uniquely and beautiful textiles using high quality Tsukeniko inks and several simple tools. Learn how to color a diverse r More...
   
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Sweatshirt University Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C33
  It’s a jam-packed course full of tips and ideas for designing one-of-a-kind jackets for adults and kids. Learn to re-use, recycle and rejoice w More...
   
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Quilts from the Backside Ebony Love Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  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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What is Grandma's Garden Worth? Mary Kerr Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  An entertaining trunk show explaining how appraisers determine market values of vintage quilts, blocks and tops. Mary will bring more than 3 dozen pi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Seams Logical: Pick the Right Seam Workshop Rae Cumbie Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C36, D52XY
  Different fabrics and styles lend themselves to different seam finishes, and choosing the correct one ensure garments that wear comfortably and neatly More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Julia’s Joyous Rose (BYOF) Kim Montagnese Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C37, D53XY
  Created for Kim's granddaughter, Julia Rose.... this sweet (but not too) block is a perfect place to experience Kim’s amazingly easy finished-ed More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger-y 101 Workshop Gail Yellen Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C38, D54XY
  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 Yellow Daylily Helene Weber Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C39, D55XY
  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 Tessa (BYOF) Nelly Vileikis Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C40, D56XY
  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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Hands on Workshop Ruffled Flower Neckpiece Barb Callahan Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
C41, D57
  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 Beauteous Blocks and Borders Gina Perkes Thursday
3/27/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C43, D59XY
  Learn to create quilting designs to fit your borders and design one-of-a-kind block motifs as you find inspiration and the practical knowledge to make More...
   
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Out of the Ordinary Embroidery Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/27/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  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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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Thursday
3/27/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  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 Getting it Ready: Quilt Restoration and Repair Mary Kerr Thursday
3/27/14

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D51, E67
  As a machine quilter, how can you get that vintage quilt ready to go? Discuss the basics of restoration and repair of antique quilts as you discover More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Knotted Scarf Alex Woodbury Thursday
3/27/14

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
D58XY
  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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Essential Tips for Fitting Yourself Sarah Veblen Thursday
3/27/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  Fitting yourself can be difficult, since any movements you make impact where the fabric falls on your body. But with a little know-how, it is possibl More...
   
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You Can Piece It Right Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/27/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  When connecting all those tiny pieces or making perfect points is critical, paper piecing is your answer. It’s a fun way to solve some of the pi More...
   
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Magic in Minutes: 5 Sleeve Variations Oticca Beamer Thursday
3/27/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E74
  Learn to convert a basic set-in sleeve pattern to 5 additional sleeve designs - in minutes! See just how easy it is, using the bodice and set-in slee More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Elegant Magic Box Dini Yan Thursday
3/27/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F84X, G100
  Learn to create and stitch out embroidery designs that magically transform a flat surface into a charming container! Peek behind the curtain as Dini r More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bento Box Exchange (BYOF) Ebony Love Thursday
3/27/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F88X, G104
  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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Hands on Workshop OMG...Pants That Fit Me: The Workshop Oticca Beamer Thursday
3/27/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F90X, G106
  Great fitting pants begin with a pattern that is designed specifically for your shape and size. It’s fun and easy to learn to design your own pa More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Ombre: Hand Dying for Variegation June Colburn Thursday
3/27/14

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F81, G 97
  Conventional wisdom dictates: you can never own too many silks! These will be the ones you use and wear most often, with pride. Creating ombre is a More...
   
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Spyro Quilting Dusty Farrell Thursday
3/27/14

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F89, G105
  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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  Friday, March 28, 2014
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Name
Instructor Date/
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Pick a Pocket or Two Marty Moon Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H116X
  Learn to make the two-fabric prairie points used in so many of the fun Karie Patch Designs patterns. They can be used in so many places and a variety More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Very Dancey Indeed Nelly Vileikis Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H117X, J133
  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 Cover Hem Workshop Gail Yellen Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H118X, J134
  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 Vortex Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  Work with pre-cut strips to create this amazing two-color quilt using a simple acrylic template. Choose ANY COLOR! You’ll strip piece, then cut More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Free Motion Machine Quilting Jean Ann Wright Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H120X, J136
  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 Bluebird in Spring Helene Weber Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H121X, J137
  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 Wired Woman Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H122X
  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 Glorious Grids With Fillers Gina Perkes Friday
3/28/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H123X, J139
   Fear grids and fills no more! Instead, make straight lines your best friend. Learn to use grids for both ruler work and as a guide for perfect More...
   
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Giving Garments Personality Sarah Veblen Friday
3/28/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H113
  When creating garments, we use the potential to say a lot or a little. Our garments make a statement – subtle or strong, and we have control o More...
   
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Waisting Away Pattie Otto Friday
3/28/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  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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Accessories From the Attic Barb Callahan Friday
3/28/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H115
  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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
3/28/14

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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Finding Pants Heaven Rae Cumbie Friday
3/28/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J130
  Take control of the pant-making process and create a closet full of pants you love to wear. Comfort and fit, finishing details ….. all the ele More...
   
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10 Steps to Easy Fusible Applique Connie Spurlock Friday
3/28/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  Has your fusible fizzled out? More fusible web on your ironing board than on your applique pieces? Leave frustration behind as you discover the appliq More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Decorating Geometry: Couch Cube (BYOF) Alex Woodbury Friday
3/28/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J132X
  Cubed and lovely, zip one up of these delightful pillows in no-time and you’ll be having fun from start-to-finish – from the mind-blowing More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tints and Textiles: New Effects in Surface Design Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/28/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J138X
  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 One Zip Pouch Alex Woodbury Friday
3/28/14

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
K148X
  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 WhatchamaClutch Kim Montagnese Friday
3/28/14

12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
K153X, L164XY
  Create one of these fun, whimsical and definitely artful clutches from the fabric on up. You’ll spend the first half of class creating your fab More...
   
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Easy-as-Pie Embroidery Diane Gloystein Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  Make machine embroidery easy and doable! Learn the “how, what, when and why” of choosing the perfect stabilizers. Discover the inside sec More...
   
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The Bias That Binds Pattie Otto Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  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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Block Party Mary Kerr Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K147
  When we find ourselves with just a few blocks or even some singles, what can we do with them? Explore a fascinating series of innovative ways to set More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Binding by Machine (BYOF) Ebony Love Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K149, L165XY
  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 Coco’s Got a Brand New (Quilted) Bag Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K150, L166, M182
  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 Paper Piece Something Sweet: Holland Tulips Connie Spurlock Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K151, L167XY
  Nothing splashes color like tulips, and these fabric versions are no different! Learn to paper piece as you create your 16" square wall hanging. Anyo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Flower Seeds: A Skinny Quilt Nelly Vileikis Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K152, L168XY
  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 English Paper Piecing: Hexies Debby Kratovil Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K154, L170XY
  Hexagons are once again taking the quilt world by storm! This great take-along project is perfect for making Grandmother’s Flower Garden (GFG) More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Art Quilt: Longarm Techniques Helene Weber Friday
3/28/14

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K155, L171XY
  Discover what’s different about quilting art quilts and other types of quilts. Explore quilting techniques and supplies, from basics like batti More...
   
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One Jacket Twelve Ways Gail Yellen Friday
3/28/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  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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The Business of Longarm Quilting Gina Perkes Friday
3/28/14

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
L162XY
  Running a longarm quilting business can be both rewarding and lucrative, though sometimes overwhelming. Gina shares her tips for running a successful More...
   
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Buttons to Boast About Barb Callahan Friday
3/28/14

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  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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Hands on Workshop 5 Essential Handstitches for Every Garment Sewer Sarah Veblen Friday
3/28/14

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
L169, M185
  Handstitches help your garments look terrific and function better when used in the right situations. Explore five different types of hand stitches: ca More...
   
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Do It In The Hoop! Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/28/14

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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Collars for Every Neck Size Oticca Beamer Friday
3/28/14

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  Curved mandarin collars follow the shape of the body – tapering smaller as the collar moves upward from the base of the neck. Learn how easy it More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Diamonds Are Still a Girl’s Best Friend: Sweatshirt Jacket Transformation Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/28/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N196X, P212
  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 Slashed Velvet Bag June Colburn Friday
3/28/14

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N201X, P217
  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 Tie Up A Bag Barb Callahan Friday
3/28/14

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N197, P213
  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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  Saturday, March 29, 2014
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Quiltology 101 Marty Moon Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227X
  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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Hands on Workshop Quilt-essential Quilt Starter Cindy Losekamp Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228X
  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 Tiki Run (BYOF) Nelly Vileikis Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q229X, R245
  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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Hands on Workshop Modern Table Runner Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  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 Bound Buttonholes...Boundless Possibilities Gail Yellen Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q231X, R247
  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 Twisted Hexagons by Machine (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  Create these large blocks using a single template and pre-cut strips. There is no handwork as in traditional English Paper Piecing, and many ways for More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Die Cutting for Beginners (BYOF) Ebony Love Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R249
  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 Petunias on Blue Helene Weber Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  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 Longarm Applique and Embellishment Gina Perkes Saturday
3/29/14

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q235X, R251
  Consider using the long arm machine for more than quilting! Get your hands busy as you expand ideas about what’s possible. Every creative quilt More...
   
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Essential Tips for Fitting Yourself Sarah Veblen Saturday
3/29/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Fitting yourself can be difficult, since any movements you make impact where the fabric falls on your body. But with a little know-how, it is possibl More...
   
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Simply Great Casual Jackets Barb Callahan Saturday
3/29/14

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
3/29/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  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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Seams Logical: Pick the Right Seam Rae Cumbie Saturday
3/29/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R242X
  Different fabrics and styles lend themselves to different seam finishes, and choosing the correct one ensure garments that wear comfortably and neatly More...
   
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Want to Earn a Little Extra? Connie Spurlock Saturday
3/29/14

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R243
  Selling your creations may generate some cash, but how can you really know you’re on the right track? Immerse yourself in the tricks of the tra More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tea for Two Apron Cindy Losekamp Saturday
3/29/14

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R244X
  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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Knit Knacks Pattie Otto Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  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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1-2-3 Color My Quilt Nelly Vileikis Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  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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Free Motion Quilting for Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  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 Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S260, T276X
  Using Debby's KISS Method (Keep It Small & Simple), discover how liberating free-motion machine quilting can be. Discuss threads, batting and bast More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Beauty of Bias Workshop Barb Callahan Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S261, T277X
  Bias makes smooth curves and turns as trim or binding. Garments cut on the bias move gracefully, are softer and more supple than on straight of grain More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger Organizer Joyce Keske and Susan Zellers Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  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 A Scrap Bag Full of Jelly Beans (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  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 Leaves, Wings and Wildflowers Eric Drexler Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  Ever the thread artist, Eric shares how fun and easy it is to make realistic looking leaves, wings, and wildflowers, which add depth and dimension to More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Felted Zipper Art Pin Tammie Campbell Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S265, T281
  The most interesting part of the zipper is the coil, so let it lead you, as it curls and meanders, to a shape you love. Add needle-felted wool roving, More...
   
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Color and Pattern Sarah Veblen Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S266, T282
  Everyone has colors they love to wear, and most garment sewers have a pretty good idea about which colors work for them. Take it a step further, and More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Freehand Filigree Dusty Farrell Saturday
3/29/14

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S267, T283X
  Have you refreshed your free-hand quilting lately, adding options for the new “modern” quilts? This is your chance to get a handle on the More...
   
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The Great Gored Skirt Gail Yellen Saturday
3/29/14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  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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No-Stress Binding Success Connie Spurlock Saturday
3/29/14

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  If the binding step brings your quilt project to a serious halt, now’s the time to find an easier, no-stress method. Even beginners can do this More...
   
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Intricate Quilting for Show Gina Perkes Saturday
3/29/14

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
T275X
  Explore Gina’s process of creating beautiful, one of a kind quilting designs and learn how and why they can be executed on many different quilt 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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Pincushion $15.00 view
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myPad $14.00 view
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