Friday Classes

LEARNING TIMETABLE: FRIDAY

 

TEENY TINY COLLAGES, Veronica Appleyard

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 6hrs
Would you love to learn a wonderful technique for creating beautiful fabric Collages? Well this class is for you. Spend the day with an Accredited Collage teacher learning all the skills needed to create your own beautiful artwork […]

TEST & SAVE, Qnique

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 1hr
Test & Save – Free Session Daily at The Grace Company stand, everybody welcome. Register online – booking advisable to avoid disappointment.
Get hands-on and test drive the Qnique Longarm Quilting Machine with Karla Gerome and Nathan Erznoznik from The Grace Company, Utah […]

LEARN TO LONGARM QUILT – HANDS ON, Heather Hopkins

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 1hr
If you’ve always wanted to quilt on a longarm quilting machine and it’s your dream to own one, this is the class you want to sign up for. Come and test drive a HQ Simply Sixteen, the quilting machine that only takes up 5 feet of space! Handi Quilter Tutor, Heather Hopkins will be here guiding you in this hands on session.  […]

SUNSET STRIP PIECE QUILTING, Karla Gerome

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2.5hrs
A new innovative way of piecing while quilting on a frame using your jelly rolls and scraps.
Learn a new method that combines both piecing and quilting for a quick easy technique to make and finish a quilt […]

MOD BLOOMS, Heather Hopkins

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 3hrs
Raw edge applique flowers in a wreath design. Quilt the centre with fun cross hatch design, frame & fill background with clever quilting designs. This class uses a combination of applique, ruler work, marking & fun fillers […]

IMPROV QUILTING, Heather Hopkins

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
Fun filler designs to complete a digital print fabric panel […]

WHY DO I WANT (OR NEED) A LONGARM? Vicky Greenstein

Style: Demo / Lecture
Duration: 2hrs
Why do I want (or need) a longer quilting machine?? This demonstration will lead you through the first steps of quilting with the Bernina Q-series long-arm machines, looking at the machine basics, the feet and needles that can be used, and the features that can create a perfect finish for you […]

BORO, Lynette Hendry

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
Explore the Japanese patchwork technique ‘Boro’. Lynette will guide you from beginning to end as you tack away, basting and cutting to construct and embellish your placement [..]

FILL AND TRIM IN CREATIVESTUDIO, Georgia Stull

Style: Lecture with computer demo
Duration: 2hrs
Fill and Trim are two very exciting and helpful features of CreativeStudio software! This class covers everything you need to know about Fill and Trim […]

STATLERABILITY: WORKING IN SAM, Georgia Stull

Style: Lecture with computer demo
Duration: 2hrs
What is SAM? Statler in Stand Alone Mode. What will SAM do for you? Working in SAM gratly improves your skills as a CS user […]

STATLERABILITY: E2E, Georgia Stull

Style: Lecture with computer demo
Duration: 2hrs
What’s the easiest and fatest way to get the job done? We all know it is E2E! This class will give you step-by-step directions on the many ways you complete an edge-to-edge project with lots of tips and tidbits to help you get the job done easier and quicker […]

GET ON MY QUILT, Leanne Harvey

Style: Demo / Lecture
Duration: 2hrs
Getting designs on your quilt with minimal marking. Lots of design ideas and marking tips.

INVISIBLE MACHINE APPLIQUE THE HUGS ‘N KISSES WAY, Helen Stubbings

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 4hrs
Make your own flower power block or quilt by machine using the simple and perfectly accurate gluestick applique technique […]

MACHINE PEAK PERFORMANCE, Hans Martini

Style: Talk
Duration: 2hrs
Learn how to maintain your Longarm or Domestic quilting machine for peak performance. Topics covered include: cleaning, oiling, tension and needles. Learn some tips and tricks to keep your machine running like a dream […]

CREATIVE CUSTOM QUILTING – NO BOUNDARIES! Lizzy Allen

Style: Demo
Duration: 4hrs
This fun class will give the confidence you need to go home and custom quilt with confidence regardless of your skill level. Learn to fit designs into squares, triangles, blocks and borders – to create designs for custom quilting your tops […]

HEXIES ON AUDREY, Mandy Murray

Style: Hands-on
Level: All
You’ll have one hex of a good time in this workshop with Mandy from Sew Quirky! Stand tall with Audrey and experience everything Machine Embroidery has to offer. Create this retro giraffe on the new Bernette B79 sewing and embroidery machine. This exclusive workshop is […]

BAG MAKING 101, Kylie Gersekowski

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
An informative presentation about all things bag making! The world of bag making can be overwhelming with so many hardware, interfacing and textile options. Bag Making 101 will help you to get on your way […]

BORN TO CREATE – CORK LEATHER BAG, Mandy Murray

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
Join Mandy, the designer and creative mind behind Sew Quirky for a workshop full of fun techniques! Learn how to appliqué and sew with cork leather […]

AMAZING PILLOWSLIP, Clare Lewis

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
If you are new to sewing or are looking for a project that is both functional and amazing then this class is a must. Clare will teach you how to make this amazing pillow slip using three fabrics and a little bit of magic […]

TIME EFFICIENT TRADITIONAL BASED QUILTING, Clare Lewis

Style: Demo
Duration: 2hrs
Learn how to quilt your quilts in a time effective manner whilst keeping true to the desired and intended style and be happy with the stunning results you can achieve […]

RAW EDGE APPLIQUE, Michelle de Groot

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 4hrs
This workshop is a great workshop for those wanting to learn new techniques with your machine. The students will learn how to create their picture using raw edge applique and some great little hints and tricks […]

TEXTURED GARDEN, Cecile Whatman

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 6hrs
Create a floral fantasy art quilt using a range of textured fabrics for dimension, depth and movement. Start by building a fabulous painted background using inks and fabric paints […]

FREEHAND FEATHERS – FEATHER VARIATIONS FOR MACHINE QUILTERS, Karen Farnsworth

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
Feather designs are a staple for any machine quilter. During this class, students will see and practice a variety of feather styles from simple to elaborate. Whether you’ve always wanted to

LET’S TALK BUSINESS, Karen Farnsworth

Style: Lecture
Duration: 2hrs
Looking to start or grow your successful longarm quilting business? Karen will lead a discussion of good business practices and share experiences—good and bad—from her dozen years of quilting for customers […]

PEG DOLL, Verity King

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 1hr
Level: All
Dress a little wooden doll base with 100% wool felt. Make your little pixie as simple or as detailed as you like […]

FUNKY FLOWERS, Gai Taylor

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 2hrs
Learn lots of new stitches while constructing Funky Flowers that have been precut. These can then be added to customers clothes and more […]

TEENY TINY COLLAGES, Veronica Appleyard

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 6hrs
Would you love to learn a wonderful techinique for creating beautiful fabric Collages? Well this class is for you. Spend the day with an Accredited Collage teacher learning all the skills needed to […]

CELTIC SNOWFLAKE, Sherry Rogers-Harrison

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 6hrs
This medallion was designed as an introduction to painting on fabric. Your kit contains coloured step by step instructions, paints, brushes, outline pens and for that special touch, heat set gems for that extra glow […]

TEXTURED GARDEN, Cecile Whatman

Style: Hands-on
Duration: 6hrs
Create a floral fantasy art quilt using a range of textured fabrics for dimension, depth and movement […]