Class Proposal Form

Proposals for Pittsburgh and Georgia Quilt Show due 3/1/13
Proposals for Fredericksburg, Birmingham, Fort Worth, Minneapolis, Tinley Park, Overland Park due 4/1/13

Important!

Along with this form, send the following items:
  • a sample student handout
  • a teacher photo saved as a .jpg file
  • for hands-on classes, mail a completed project sample or email a .jpg photo for use on the website


Copy and paste this information into your email, fill it out, and email to us at info@sewingexpo.com. You may also attach any Microsoft Word documents you have containing your class information. The subject line of your email should read:
Class Proposal - Your Name
 
Expo Cities of Participation:
Company:
Name:
Address:
City/State/Zip/Country:
Telephone:
Alternate Phone (mobile, cell, etc.):
Fax:
Email:
Website:
Booth or Shop Affiliation:
City & State of Booth or Shop:
 
Instructor Biography (between 50 and 150 words):
 
Class Title:
Maximum # of Students:
Length of Class: 60 minutes, 90 minutes, 2.5 hours, 3 hours Or state length____
Experience Level (if applicable):
 
Audio/Visual requested: Please note we have a limited number of rooms set with data projectors and screens and one room set with a lampcam and monitor. Our ability to schedule your class will be influenced by the audio/visual equipment we have available. There will be no ability to accommodate any requests not received with this proposal.

Class Description for Publication in Brochure and on Website:
 
Hands-on: Yes or No (If yes, please complete all that apply below)
 
Student Advance Prep (if applicable):
Prerequisite (if applicable): (i.e. 'some machine sewing experience' or 'must be familiar with rotary cutting equipment' or 'must know how to achieve an accurate 1/4" seam', etc.)
Completion Level (if applicable): (how far will student get on project in class)
Student Supply List (if applicable):
Materials in Kit (if applicable):
Kit Cost to Original Sewing & Quilt Expo / Georgia Quilt Show (if applicable):


Rotary Cutting Stations: Yes or No 
If YES, please indicate which items you require for this class. If either cutting station size works for you, please check the appropriate choice for BOTH.
  • Small cutting stations: 6” x 12” rulers with 12” x 18” mats ____ One set per student
  • Small cutting stations: 6” x 12” rulers with 12” x 18” mats ____ One set per 2 students
  • Large cutting stations: 6” x 24” rulers with 18” x 24” mats ____ One set per student
  • Large cutting stations: 6” x 24” rulers with 18” x 24” mats ____ One set per 2 students
Additional equipment:
  • 6.5” square rulers ____ One per student
  • 6.5” square rulers ____ One per 2 students
  • 12.5” square rulers ____ One per student
  • 12.5” square rulers ____ One per 2 students
  • Add-A-Quarter Rulers ____ One per student 
  • Add-A-Quarter Rulers ____ One per 2 students
  • 28mm rotary cutters ____ One per student
  • 28mm rotary cutters ____ One per 2 students
    Irons: Each machine classroom has four irons and four ironing stations.
    Please indicate if additional/different ironing tools are required:
     
    Additional ironing tools available: Applique Pressing mats, additional ironing pads
    Please indicate which and how many are needed:
     
    Which machine brand(s) do represent or work on regularly?:________________

    Machine required for students in class: Yes or No (If Yes, please also answer questions below.)
    Machine functions needed: (i.e.zig zag, hooped embroidery, needle positions, free-motion, etc.)
    Machine accessory feet used during class: (assume general purpose foot and plate on machine, list all additional machine accessories and feet)

    How would you like machines to be set up for the beginning of class:
    • Machine set for sewing? Free Motion? Embroidery?
    • Stitch settings or embroidery design selected 
    • Foot attached
    • Needle type/size
    • Thread color/type on top
    • Thread color/type in bobbin
    • Additional thread color/type needed for class:
    • Hoop sizes/types needed for embroidery
    Other information for classroom set-up:


    By submitting your email with Class Proposal Information, you agree to the Faculty Terms and Conditions.
     

    Original Sewing & Quilt Expo / Georgia Quilt Show
    909 Canterbury Road, Suite F
    Westlake, OH 44145
     
    440-899-6302 fax

    Marlene Ingraham: 888-699-6309 ext 207
    Lynn Lunoe: 888-699-6309 ext 206
    Aly Woodbury: 888-699-6309 ext 201