Tag Archives: LearnAndDo

Learn new techniques and apply them – both formally from instructors and informally by learning from fellow quilters.

Improv Design

This sounds like a lot of fun and gets those creative juices flowing. Spend the day learning design concepts related to composition and colour. Start with a bag of supplies… Read more »

Hand Quilting

This is for those who would like to perfect (or learn) hand quilting skill. The look of hand quilting brings to mind the charm of old quilts as well as… Read more »

Open Thread Bar

Have you ever wanted to experiment with different threads before buying them? Well, now you can! I bring the threads, and you bring your machine. Enjoy a full day of… Read more »

Appliqué

Several of you have requested that internationally renowned quilter Kathy Wylie provide a day of ideas and inspiration for creative applique, as well as demonstrating the use of the Apliquick… Read more »

Elephants on Parade

No, it’s not paper piecing; they are pieced blocks done by Lorna McMahon, a prolific quilter, blogger and business woman who has turned her passion for quilt design into a… Read more »

The Quilted Rug

Using at least three and up to five, half-metres of fabric in various colours and patterns, we will create layers, including batting and backing. Using your own “doodle” design stitched… Read more »

Zen

 – Maggie Butterfield Dickinson Maggie Butterfield Dickinson refers to quilting as a door to experimentation and discovery; so come and discover the mood or magic you can create with your… Read more »