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JOIN US FOR A VIRTUAL MPQ SPRING EDUCATION WEEKEND

DAY 1
Workshop:
Lateral Lone Star
Instructor:Sarah Bond
Date:Saturday, April 24, 2021
Time:9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Skill Level:Confident Beginner and above
Course Fees:
Non-member: $75.00
Join us for a fun filled day in which we will explore diamond quilt design variations. This class will offer instruction on strip piecing diamonds with strategies for matching diamond seams, maintaining uniform shapes/ angles and finishing with a flat, even quilt top. This design is jelly roll friendly, but you can make yours with any size strips. A PDF supply list will be provided.
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DAY 2
Workshop:Strata Quilts
Instructor:Rachel Derstine
Date:Sunday, April 25, 2021
Time:9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Skill Level:All levels
Course Fees:
Non-member: $75.00
Join us for a fun filled day in which we will create a quilt full of movement and texture. We will learn curved piecing of fabrics for the background. Easy quilting designs will be introduced. Yarns will be couched to the surface for movement and definition. Screen printing will be demonstrated as an option. A PDF supply list will be provided. (Kits of fabrics, yarn, and silk organza are available from Rachel for $30 USD. Contact Audrey Seddon at bseddon@mymts.net before March 1/21 to order. See Rachel’s website www.artfulquiltingandsewing.com for color options.)
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May 1, 2021       12:30 – 5 PM

Join us for an afternoon of learning with the following specialists:

Shelly Moore (Ma Tante Quilting)

Use your cell phone as a camera: become aware of the use of natural lighting,

the rule of thirds for social media posts, and tips for quilt show submissions.

Chair Yoga for Quilters (Innergyoga)

Maintain and improve your posture while quilting.

Stretches you can do, without a change of clothes or special equipment.

Geesja Baron (Conundrum Quilts)

Deco Thread Play:  explore different threads and needles,

specialty threads, and bobbin work with thin crochet thread.

Show ‘N Tell from Members

Theme: Quilt or wall hanging that represents an experience, memory,

or new skill learned during the Pandemic / Covid 19  “I-sew-lation”

Join In, learn new techniques, and WIN PRIZES!

This is an MPQ 'Member Only' Event

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