Specialty Workshops

 

MYSTERY QUILT WEEKEND

Come and join in on the fun of a Mystery Quilt. Arrive to find your fabrics ready to go, following the step by step instructions with Therese and you will end up with a lovely surprise. Fabrics are arranged prior to the day and can be pre-cut for you or you may prefer to cut your own.
Morning, afternoon tea and lunch supplied.


MYSTERY QUILT MARATHON

This is a day for sew, sew, sew. Start early and finish late with no interruptions. Fabrics are arranged prior to the day and can be pre-cut for you or you may prefer to cut your own. Morning, afternoon tea, lunch and dinner supplied.


DISAPPEARING 4 PATCH

Take a basic 4 patch block and make something special out of it.
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EASY SCRAPPY STRIP QUILT

Quilt as you go. This is a fun day, use up some of that stash of fabric and wadding. The quilt can be made to any size. Make as many blocks as you like and join them together with a simple quilt as you go method. If you don’t have a stash, that’s not a problem this quilt will also look great in a planned colour scheme.


PIN WHEEL QUILT

Why not join in on a day of fun and creativity. This is a very effective quilt made easily using the Pin Wheel Magic Template, There are 3 variations to choose from.

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BARGELLO QUILT

Bargello quilts are much easier than they look, why not join this class and see for yourself. Two patterns to choose from.


BAG MAKING DAY

This is the day to get your bag making questions answered. Make the bag of your choice with guidance and tips to get a professional finish. Morning tea and lunch supplied.


LUCY’S QUILT OR TWIST AND TURN

Easy hexagons are the way to go with Lucy’s quilt, with a minimum of 6 fabrics and a 60 degree ruler, Therese will take you through the preparation, cutting and sewing hexagons the easy way.
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Use fats or scraps with the 60 degree ruler and twist and turn your way to make this quilt
2 day workshop.


CREATIVE CUTTING

Let your creative side out and have fun. You will learn how freehand cut and join the pieces together to create something wonderful and original.
Morning, afternoon tea lunch supplied.


ATTACK THE STASH

Bring along a bag, tub, box or draw of scraps and fats. Learn how to best sort and store them. Then work on one of several projects using your fabrics. Pattern of your choice supplied. 1 or 2 day workshop, Morning tea and lunch supplied.


WHY NOT CURVES?

This class will take the fear out of sewing curved seams, use a Drunkards Path pattern in a variety of sizes and make a bag, quilt or table runner. 1 or 2 day workshop, Morning tea and lunch supplied.


LETS GET QUILTING

This is the day to get your quilting questions answered. We will cover different types of wadding, talk about backings and how to sandwich your quilt ready for quilting. Then we will start quilting—in the ditch, channeling, diagonally, stippling, all over meandering and other free hand stitching. 1 day workshop, Morning tea and lunch supplied.


LOG CABIN MADE EASY

In this class you will be shown how to cut, arrange and sew a log cabin quilt with ease. You can use fabrics from your stash or plan your colours. 1 day workshop, Morning tea and lunch supplied.


SAMPLER QUILT, LEARN THE BASICS

Starting with graph paper and a pencil, learn how to draft the blocks, make templates, choose fabrics and sew it all together to make a lovely Sampler Quilt. This class is also available as a correspondence course. 8 × 3 hour classes.
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STACK ‘N’ SLASH

Bring along a bag, tub, box or draw of scraps and fats. Learn how to best sort and store them, then work on one of several projects using your fabrics. Pattern of your choice supplied. 1 day workshop, Morning tea and lunch supplied.

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CIRCLES

Learn how to cut and insert circles so that they sit flat and smooth. Several projects available to choose from. (This requires a special ruler and cutter both are available from Therese)


FOUNDATION PATCHWORK WITH A TWIST

Learn the basics of the traditional foundation patchwork and get creative, the accurate and easy way. Therese will show you how to step away from the traditional methods saving many hours tearing away papers.

 

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