Tinley Park - Tinley Park Convention Center

11/13/2013 - 11/16/2013

Tinley Park Convention Center
18451 Convention Center Dr.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
708-342-5485


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  Thursday, November 14, 2013
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OMG...Pants That Fit ME! Oticca Beamer Thursday
11/14/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3X
  Great fitting pants are the result of a pattern designed for your size and your shape. It’s fun and easy to design your own patterns -- and it&r More...
   
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Who’s Managing the Orphanage? Marty Moon Thursday
11/14/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 5X
  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 Almost Whole Cloth Nelly Vileikis Thursday
11/14/13

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
A 6X, B21, C38, D54XY
 

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 Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/14/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 8X
  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 Paper Patterns and Pantographs Pat Barry Thursday
11/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 9X, B25
  Focus on Fundamentals
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Hands on Workshop Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Thursday
11/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  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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Wool Applique Reinvented Barb Callahan Thursday
11/14/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1
  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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Cut Big, Sew Small Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/14/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  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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Hands on Workshop Getting it Ready: Quilt Restoration and Repair Mary Kerr Thursday
11/14/13

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A 4, B20X
  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 Serging 101: The Wear It Everywhere Vest Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Thursday
11/14/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 7, B23
  Get acquainted with the serger as you learn basic seaming for straight and curved seams, easing a neck edge and a no-pin match point system which work More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Framing the Face Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/14/13

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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Soft Tailoring: Cardigans, Jackets and Coats, Oh My! Nancy Erickson Thursday
11/14/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  Throw away your old ideas about tedious, time-consuming tailoring and learn how it's accomplished in modern luxury ready-to-wear. When you know you lo More...
   
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Princess Seams and Other Busty Issues Lorraine Henry Thursday
11/14/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B18
  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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Hands on Workshop One Zip Pouch Alex Woodbury Thursday
11/14/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B22X
  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 Tea for Two Apron Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/14/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B24X
  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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Core Sewing Skills: The Next Set Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/14/13

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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Sew to Look Slim: Short Jacket/Long Top Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  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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Magic in Minutes: 5 Sleeve Variations Oticca Beamer Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  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 Fitting the Four Bs: The Workshop Lorraine Henry Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
C36, D52
  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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Hands on Workshop Intro to Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C37, D53XY
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
For those with little or no ‘tangling’ experience, this workshop introduces langu
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Hands on Workshop Coco’s Classic Quilted Bag Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Thursday
11/14/13

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 Yellow Daylily Helene Weber Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C40, D56XY
  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 Templates for Hand-Guided Quilting Perfection Pat Barry Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C41, D57XY
  This is the class for people who are comfortable with free motion quilting and want to progress to using tools that help improve accuracy. Begin usin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Beauty of Bias Workshop Barb Callahan Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C42, D58XY
  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 English Paper Piecing: Hexies Debby Kratovil Thursday
11/14/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
C43, D59XY
  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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All the World Loves a Sweater Nancy Erickson Thursday
11/14/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  ...and you probably do too. This isn’t about a single pattern, it’s about your own pattern - the one you turn to for your tried and true b More...
   
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What is Grandma's Garden Worth? Mary Kerr Thursday
11/14/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D51
  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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Convex to Concave Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/14/13

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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Pattern Drafting From Favorite Garments Kathy Ruddy Thursday
11/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  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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Out of the Ordinary Embroidery Cindy Losekamp Thursday
11/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  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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Hands on Workshop Slashed Velvet Bag June Colburn Thursday
11/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F85X, G101
  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 Straight Lines Made Simple Lisa Sipes Thursday
11/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F89X, G105
  Straight lines look so simple……Achieving simplicity is more difficult than some think, and less difficult than what others expect. Lear More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Crochet A Rug Colleen Casey Thursday
11/14/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F84, G100
  Here is a wonderful way to use up that fabric you loved so much you bought a lot. Learn to make hundreds of yards of ‘yarn’ from your fabr More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Piping Perfection: The Workshop Cynthia Guffey Thursday
11/14/13

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
11/14/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F91, G107
  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 15, 2013
  Class
Name
Instructor Date/
Time
Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Delightful Wool Flowers Barb Callahan Friday
11/15/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H116X
  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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Hands on Workshop Tank Topping (BYOF) Alex Woodbury Friday
11/15/13

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
H117X, J135X
  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 Arrowheads Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
11/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H118X, J134
  Are you looking for a new and interesting twist on a traditional block? This only LOOKS hard! Begin by creating an 8” square from three large t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppies In A Black and White Field Helene Weber Friday
11/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H120X, J136
  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 Back to the Basics of Backfills Lisa Sipes Friday
11/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H121X, J137
  Ready to take the leap into free motion quilting? Are you a beginner who wants to add a little more "pop" to your quilting motifs? One of the easiest More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Very Dancey Indeed Nelly Vileikis Friday
11/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  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 Wired Woman Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/15/13

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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Pattern Prep for Alteration and Fitting Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/15/13

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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What Comes First in Fit? Lorraine Henry Friday
11/15/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  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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What Chanel Has Taught Me About Sewing Nancy Erickson Friday
11/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J129
  As a client at Chanel since 1997, Nancy is to Chanel ready-to-wear what her friend Claire Shaeffer is to Chanel couture. If you'd like to sew using s More...
   
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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/15/13

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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
11/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  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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Collars for Every Neck Size Oticca Beamer Friday
11/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  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 Wool Applique: Mini-Penny Colleen Casey Friday
11/15/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J133X
  Learn everything you need to learn about wool applique as you stitch this beautiful miniature penny rug. Your kit comes completely pre-cut, so you ca More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tints and Textiles: New Effects in Surface Design Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/15/13

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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Casual Luxury Nancy Erickson Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  If you admire how put-together some women look, it's never too soon or too late to learn the art of using your sewing skills to dress well when you go More...
   
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Grid Magic for Easy Fit Lorraine Henry Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  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
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K147
  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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Block Party Mary Kerr Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  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 Cardinal in Winter Helene Weber Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K149, L165XY
  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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Hands on Workshop Contemporary Crazy Quilt Karen Lee Carter Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K150, L166, M182
  Discover a fun and simple machine construction method for creating contemporary crazy quilt blocks, and use your creative energy to enhance yours with More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger Classmate Tote Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Friday
11/15/13

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 Flower Seeds: A Skinny Quilt Nelly Vileikis Friday
11/15/13

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 Background Grids and Fillers Pat Barry Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K153, L169XY
  Focus on Fundamentals
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Hands on Workshop Walk Before You Run: Walking Foot Machine Quilting Jane Plisga Friday
11/15/13

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
K154, L170XY
  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 Bead Soup to Nuts Bracelet Tammie Campbell Friday
11/15/13

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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From Mockup to Paper Pattern Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/15/13

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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Four Steps to Perfect Pants Kathy Ruddy Friday
11/15/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  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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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/15/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  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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Taking Away the Sleeves Cynthia Guffey Friday
11/15/13

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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Sloper Savvy Lorraine Henry Friday
11/15/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  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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The Creative Business Model Barb Callahan Friday
11/15/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M179
  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 Fractured Landscapes Mini Quilt Cindy Losekamp Friday
11/15/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N200X, P216
  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
11/15/13

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
11/15/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N196, P212
  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 16, 2013
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Class
Codes
Quiltology 101 Marty Moon Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228X
  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 Knotted Scarf Alex Woodbury Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q229X
  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 Vortex Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  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 Fabric Frenzy Serger Quilt Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q231X, R247
  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 Soft and Cuddly: Embroider a Stuffed Animal Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q232X
  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 The Art Quilt: Longarm Techniques Helene Weber Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R249
  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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Hands on Workshop Graphic Quilts that POP (BYOF) Colleen Casey Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  Looking for a bit of POP in your next quilt? Explore Terry Atkinson's new book Graphic Mixx as you make her ‘Corn and Beans’ quilt. All More...
   
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The Language of Longarm Quilting Pat Barry Saturday
11/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q235X, R251
  Focus on Fundamentals
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Soft Tailoring: Cardigans, Jackets and Coats, Oh My! Nancy Erickson Saturday
11/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Throw away your old ideas about tedious, time-consuming tailoring and learn how it's accomplished in modern luxury ready-to-wear. When you know you lo More...
   
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Design for Fit Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  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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Fit: Measure Like a Master Lorraine Henry Saturday
11/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227
  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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Perfecting Ruffles, Gathers and Pleats Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/16/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/16/13

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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1-2-3 Color My Quilt Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/16/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R244
  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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Hands on Workshop Fabric Meets Metal Bangle Bracelets Tammie Campbell Saturday
11/16/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R245X
  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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Hands on Workshop Safari Squeaker Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/16/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R248X
  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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All the World Loves a Sweater Nancy Erickson Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  ...and you probably do too. This isn’t about a single pattern, it’s about your own pattern - the one you turn to for your tried and true b More...
   
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Magic in Minutes: 5 Sleeve Variations Oticca Beamer Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  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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Do It In The Hoop! Cindy Losekamp Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  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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Hands on Workshop The Anatomy of a Collar Kathy Ruddy Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S260, T276X
  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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Hands on Workshop More Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S261, T277X
  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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Hands on Workshop Sun and Moon Doorhanger Karen Lee Carter Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  Learn a variety of machine embellishing techniques as you create this clever reversible door hanger, with a cheerful and inviting sun on one side, rev More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bag in a Flash: Serger Basics Barb Callahan Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S263, T279
  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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Hands on Workshop Twisted Hexagons by Machine (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  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 Stencils Pat Barry Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  Perfect for those ready to progress toward custom quilting, using stencils for blocks, sashings and/or borders, this class is actually not just for ex More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks Nelly Vileikis Saturday
11/16/13

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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Hands on Workshop Flowers In A Vase Helene Weber Saturday
11/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S267, T283X
  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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Core Sewing Skills: The Next Set Cynthia Guffey Saturday
11/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  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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Pants: Different Cuts for Different Curves Lorraine Henry Saturday
11/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  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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Expo Extras
General Admission $8.00 view
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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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