Tinley Park - Tinley Park Convention Center

11/14/2012 - 11/17/2012

Tinley Park - Tinley Park Convention Center
Tinley Park
Tinley Park, OH 1111
111-222-3333


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  Wednesday, November 14, 2012
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Hands on Workshop Final Fitting Step: The Armhole and Sleeve MDB100 Cynthia Guffey Wednesday
11/14/12

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 15, 2012
  Class
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Wholecloth Bed Scarf Marty Moon Thursday
11/15/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3X
  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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Hands on Workshop Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Thursday
11/15/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 6X, B22
  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 Cover Hem Workshop Gail Yellen Thursday
11/15/12

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 Appliqué – In the Beginning (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/15/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8X, B24
  Peel, fuse and stitch. This project imparts the basics of creating delightful fusible applique. Offering all the shapes – inside and outside cur More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Leaves Pashmina Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/15/12

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 Twist, Ravel and Roll Bernadette Griffith Thursday
11/15/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  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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Surface Design for Great Interiors June Colburn Thursday
11/15/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1
  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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Sew to Look Slim: Knits, Slinky and Stretch Wovens Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/15/12

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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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Loose Jacket Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/15/12

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 5, B21
  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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Darts are a Girl’s Best Friend Peggy Sagers Thursday
11/15/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  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
11/15/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B18
  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 Painting with Crayons Helene Weber Thursday
11/15/12

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
B19X, C42X
  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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Alterations for RTW: Jean and Pant Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
11/15/12

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 Embroidered Bowls Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/15/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B25X
  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 Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
11/15/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C37X, D53
  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 Colorburst Quilt Block Debby Kratovil Thursday
11/15/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C38X, D54
  Another great Magic Stax© quilt from Debby! Stack the squares, slice off parts, shuffle them up and then sew them back together, much like a Log More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Mitered Corners and Setting Triangles (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/15/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C40X, D56
  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 Bread and Butter Business Dusty Farrell Thursday
11/15/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C43X, D59
  THE class for anyone who has a quilting business or is thinking about starting one. First, learn 10 essential but simple designs (by drawing, which i More...
   
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Seven Core Sewing Skills Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/15/12

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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Knit Fit: Tees Emma Seabrooke Thursday
11/15/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  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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Hands on Workshop Shimmering Landscapes Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/15/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  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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Streamlined Construction for Contemporary Jackets Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/15/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C36
  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 eReader Sleeve Kathy Stachowicz Thursday
11/15/12

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 Artful Nana Bag* Peggy Dilbone Thursday
11/15/12

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
C41, D57, E73
  Carry your favorite photos with you as well as all your sewing supplies, with this crazy patch bag on one side and a photo album on the other. Here More...
   
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Armholes and Sleeves Peggy Sagers Thursday
11/15/12

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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Hands on Workshop Refining the Color Wheel June Colburn Thursday
11/15/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  Clothing, home décor and more! Color is all around us and we yearn to use it well—to coordinate, contrast, blend and dazzle. Learn the terms and More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Wardrobe Strategy: Color Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
11/15/12

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
D51, E67
  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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Fabric Painting: Cover the Territory Helene Weber Thursday
11/15/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D52
  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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Hands on Workshop Seams Make the Difference Barb Callahan Thursday
11/15/12

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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Pant Lessons Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/15/12

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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Constructing Contemporary Knits Emma Seabrooke Thursday
11/15/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  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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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/15/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E68
  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 Silk Screening for Your Home June Colburn Thursday
11/15/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F85X, G101
  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 A Story Quilt Holice Turnbow Thursday
11/15/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F86X, G102
  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 The Suzanne Wrap Emma Seabrooke Thursday
11/15/12

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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  Friday, November 16, 2012
  Class
Name
Instructor Date/
Time
Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Chatelaine Marty Moon Friday
11/16/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H117X
  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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Hands on Workshop Crazy for Quilting Kathy Stachowicz Friday
11/16/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  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 Poppy Quilt (BYOM) Helene Weber Friday
11/16/12

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 s More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilted Cosmetic Bag** Peggy Dilbone Friday
11/16/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H121X
  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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Hands on Workshop Modern Quilt Blocks Debby Kratovil Friday
11/16/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  Here’s your chance to explore the “clean lines and open spaces” approach that’s taking the quilt world by storm. Walk through More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Build-A-Blouse Peggy Sagers Friday
11/16/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H123X, J139
  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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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Interior Structure Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/16/12

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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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/16/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  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 Putting on the Glitz: Hand Beading in Surface Design June Colburn Friday
11/16/12

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
H115, J131
  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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Knit Fit: Pants Emma Seabrooke Friday
11/16/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H116
  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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Hands on Workshop Don’t Fence Me In! Holice Turnbow Friday
11/16/12

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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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Lining Essentials Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/16/12

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
11/16/12

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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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/16/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  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 Tie Flowers with a Twist and a Twirl Barb Callahan Friday
11/16/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J133
  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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Hands on Workshop Hot Oven – Cool Mitts* Peggy Dilbone Friday
11/16/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J137X
  You’ll fall in love with embroidery (or fall in love all over again) when you make these insulated oven mitts. Quilted on the back with a whimsi More...
   
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Alteration Business Know Power Carol Steinbrecher Friday
11/16/12

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 Give a Hoot! Colleen Casey Friday
11/16/12

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
K147X
  These owls are cute little plush creatures made from recycled sweaters. Hug them, hold them, share them with the kids in your life. Each one has his More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Quilting Basics Holice Turnbow Friday
11/16/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K149X, L165
  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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Hands on Workshop Quilters’ Toolbox: Triangles by the Dozen (BYOM and BYOF) Kim Montagnese Friday
11/16/12

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 Batik Braids Debby Kratovil Friday
11/16/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K153X, L169
  Sewing with ONLY half-hexagon shaped patches, this braid quilt is a dream to put together! There is NO trimming of excess fabric on the sides as is th More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Foot Steps with Knits and Stay Tapes Emma Seabrooke Friday
11/16/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K154X, L170
  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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Hands on Workshop Landscape Dreams Helene Weber Friday
11/16/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K155X, L171
  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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Tissue Issues Peggy Sagers Friday
11/16/12

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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The Great Gored Skirt Gail Yellen Friday
11/16/12

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  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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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks Nelly Vileikis Friday
11/16/12

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
11/16/12

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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Fashion Sewing Fundamentals: Blouse & Shirt Construction Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/16/12

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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Crazy Quilt Pieces for Remarkable Garments and Bags Barb Callahan Friday
11/16/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  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 Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/16/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  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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Tummy Tuck Jeans and Slacks Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/16/12

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  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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Fitting Yourself by Yourself Peggy Sagers Friday
11/16/12

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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Alterations for RTW: Jackets and Tops Carol Steinbrecher Friday
11/16/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  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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Face It! Gail Yellen Friday
11/16/12

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M180
  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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Hands on Workshop Hoop Weaving Barb Callahan Friday
11/16/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N195X, P211
  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 Make It Tonight, Wear It Tomorrow! Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/16/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N197X, P213
  Learn to draft, fit, and construct a flirty, swingy and oh-so-flattering bias-cut skirt in as little as 45 minutes. Choose your favorite skirt length More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppies and Hummingbirds Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/16/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N201X, P217
  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 Easy Curves for Quilters Nelly Vileikis Friday
11/16/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N202X, P218
  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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Edge-to-Edge Elegance Dusty Farrell Friday
11/16/12

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N203X, P219
  A must-have class for anyone who quilts, these hours are packed full of great edge to edge designs perfect for any quilt or garment. And they’re More...
   
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  Saturday, November 17, 2012
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Class
Codes
Alteration Business Know Power Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226X
  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 Wholecloth Bed Scarf Marty Moon Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227X
  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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Hands on Workshop Good Luck Quilt Block (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  The secret to this block is NOT templates but a magical way with your rotary cutter! Traditionally sewn with odd-shaped templates, this creative techn More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger-y 101 Workshop Gail Yellen Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q231X, R247
  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 It’s Magic! A Quilt of Half and Quarter Square Triangle Blocks (BYOM) Holice Turnbow Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  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 Embroidered Bowls Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q233X
  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 The 1600 Quilt Colleen Casey Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  VRR VRRRM ….off to the races....with the Rockin' Rollin' Stripe Quilt! Using 40 strips of tone on tone fabric, create a quick and powerful(ly) More...
   
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Good Feathers Gone Bad for Beginners Dusty Farrell Saturday
11/17/12

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q235X, R251
  Having a fit getting perfect feathers? Tired of the same old thing? Join Dusty for this enlightening look at the rules and how to break them to great More...
   
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Leather Is for Everyone Peggy Sagers Saturday
11/17/12

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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20 Fast Ways to Sew Better Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/17/12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  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 The Great Fabric Cut-Up June Colburn Saturday
11/17/12

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Q229, R245X
  Find creative satisfaction as you engage with this very artful technique. Learn to choose fabrics suitable for collage, then cut and layer them to ach More...
   
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Skirt Tactics Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/17/12

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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Easy Techniques for Fleece and Wool Barb Callahan Saturday
11/17/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R242
  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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Knit Fit: Pants Emma Seabrooke Saturday
11/17/12

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R244
  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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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Slippers Extraordinaire Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/17/12

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R249X
  You just won’t believe you can embroider on these slippers! Using specially created designs to make a pair for you or a special child, learn a More...
   
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Button Alternatives Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/17/12

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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  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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Jacket Up: The Details Emma Seabrooke Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  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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Alterations: Zipper Makeover Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
  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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Hands on Workshop Paintstiks® for Your Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S261, T277X
  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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Hands on Workshop Basic Machine Quilting Holice Turnbow Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  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 From Rags to Dream Bags Barb Callahan Saturday
11/17/12

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 Ode to Autumn (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  Bring nature inside with this outdoor-inspired quilt! Learn a technique to create curvy shapes and dynamic movement as you stitch this dramatic quilt More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Cutwork Kitchen* Peggy Dilbone Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  Create a beautiful apron for the queen of your kitchen and the envy of your guests. The bib of your apron features classic cutwork created on your emb More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Twist, Ravel and Roll Bernadette Griffith Saturday
11/17/12

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S266, T282X
  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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Factory Methods for Menswear Peggy Sagers Saturday
11/17/12

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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Got Your Back? Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/17/12

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  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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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/17/12

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  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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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/17/12

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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