Classes – Saturday

Quilt Wyoming 2023
July 22, 2023.

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Class Overview

42.   Ilene Bartos:  Cracked Boxes   

This small wall hanging (or table topper) has a modern flair and is done with simple straight, sewing then using my “no mistakes” method to cut the angled sections.  Kits will be available for purchase.

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43,  Brigit Gail Dermott:  Big Top Quilt

This is a complicated wedge-based pattern that uses foundation paper piecing, templates, curved piecing and giant blocks! I will walk the participants through the pattern and explain some of the unusual techniques that result in this truly unique quilt. We will talk about how to use color to quiet or enliven the design with a demonstration of different color schemes and quilts that use solids and prints. Participants will complete one wedge in the class, giving them all the skills they need to complete the pattern.

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44.  Timna Tarr: Stitched Mosaics         

Create photorealistic quilts one square at a time in this one-day workshop. Learn the techniques that make up Timna’s Noble Menagerie Series of animal quilts. Using a photo provided, students will learn the process of making a fabric mosaic using turned edge machine applique. We will break down the construction process, explore color and value as design elements, and learn how to choose the right fabric for the right location. Students will use their own fabric, so each leaf will be unique! Project finishes at 8”x11”. Supply fee of $10, payable to instructor.

Intermediate

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45.   Patricia Hall:  English Buttons  

This class focuses on the techniques used to make various classic, traditional buttons that originated in England. These buttons can be used to adorn quilts, clothing, handbags, pillows, and even jewelry! $12 kit payable to instructor.

Advanced Beginner – Advanced

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46.   Robin Lynn Dempsey:  Day Dreamer   

Dare to Daydream!  This whimsical, modern quilt is quick to go together and is a “dream” to do. Just pick your favorite colors and a neutral background. 

Intermediate

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47.   Katie Rapp:  Beginning Paper Piecing 

This class will teach paper piecing. Students will be introduced to different paper piecing techniques and some tools available to help with paper piecing.  This is a no stress class.

Confident Beginner

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48. & 27. Judy Powell:  Impatiens – 2 Day Class (F & Sat)  
Register for Day 2 of 2

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49.   Josy Daniel:  Argyle 

Put an old fashion pattern in your new quilt. Looks complicated, but it goes fast once you learn the technique for piecing setting triangles. Can you figure out where the block starts and ends?   Required Tools: by Studio 180 Design Wedge Star (regular price: $45.50) QW24 $40.00, Argyle Pattern (regular price: $12.40) QW24 $10.00. All items may be purchased from instructor at the QW24 prices, plus sales tax (cash or checks only, please.  

Intermediate

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50.   Connie Dilts:  Morning Brew Mug Rug – ½ Day Class 

This class will teach how to make a fun, small wool mug rug. It will teach the components of using felted wool. It will use simple embroidery stitches, beads, and show an example of how to accurately embroider lines on the wool.   Project will be close to being completed by the end of class.   Material fee: $14 per student, includes the pattern, some threads, freezer paper, Press and Seal and needles. Payable in class. Optional kit: $12 per student, includes wool, beads, threads, Press and Seal, and other sewing supplies. Partial kits are available if requested in advance.

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This quilt will surprise you! It looks way more complicated than it is. Choose fabric that you love. It will turn into one of your favorite quilts.  

Advanced Beginner

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Students will learn several watercolor pencil techniques to use on fabric along with suggestions for other projects.  A technique sheet has been printed on fabric from Spoonflower to start the student with 9+ techniques. Two pre-embroidered fabric designs will be used with watercolor paints, using the techniques taught. Students will choose from a group of pre-stitched embroidery designs to encourage learned techniques and creative painting.  Required Kit: $45 from the instructor.

Advanced Beginner to Advanced. 

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53.   Janet Hoxie:  Bag Making Techniques 

Students will learn a variety of techniques useful in making their own bags and purses.  Class will cover different zipper installation techniques, corner treatments, internal and external pockets, straps and handles, and design considerations.  Students will leave class with several small bags.   

Intermediate

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54.   Deonn Stott: Ypsilon 

Take your quilting to the next level with this illusion quilt! The play of angles and shades give the quilt depth and dimension. One simple shape used in construction makes this project much easier to sew than you would suppose! 

Intermediate

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55.   Denise Fried:  Here’s the Angle  

Black, white and a bit of color make this a striking quilt.  Mitered corners on the borders creates a great finish. 

Intermediate/Advanced  

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56.   Jennifer Church:  Let’s Dance

Bowtie Disco is my fifth quilt design. It is a somewhat simple design, utilizing half-square triangles enhanced by a whole lot of background. I consider this pattern a fun skill building technique, that allows the quilter to play with color while practicing accurate and consistent seam allowances.  $12 pattern payable to instructor.

Advanced Beginner

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57.   Iris Jasperson:  Christmas Tree Skirt     

Gilded Tree Skirt gives mid-century a nod, with dynamic use of simple shapes and bold stripes.  You will need the pattern and a Creative Grids 60-degree Ruler.  Purchase both at www.kristamsoer.com or your local quilt store or online.

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58.   Becky Riley:   What’s in Your Basket:  ½ Day Class   

This is an interactive lecture class detailing what is in your portable sewing basket for successful retreat use.  Additionally, the instructor discusses transporting rulers, portable ironing tools, and the “odds and ends” you might need.  You will need a notebook and pen, and if you would like to bring your portable sewing basket or bag, the instructor will help you with storage ideas. 

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59. OPEN SEW
Skill Level:  All
This is an opportunity to work on your own projects at your own pace.

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Thursday Classes
Friday Classes