March 20 is a day to celebrate quilting — whether we call it International Quilting Day, Worldwide Quilting Day or National Quilting Day. And hopefully it's a day you can dedicate to sewing. If you haven't already found a special project, here are a few links to events going on. Take a look and maybe … Continue reading What are you doing March 20?
ThurMay 27 & June 10,2021Hawaiian Hand Quilting Workshop with Sue ShermanThis is a slow stitching workshop to make a small (20") Hawaiian quilt while learning about some of the social and cultural significance of quilting in Hawaii. Join Newmarket and award winning quilter Sue Sherman for 2 half day workshops. Week one learn to hand … Continue reading Workshop: Hawaiian Hand Quilting Workshop
SatMay 82021Interwoven ArtJoin Calgary quilter and CQA teacher Melissa Marginet for this virtual 6 hour workshop. Create a beautiful and interesting 18” x 18” art quilt using four fat quarters that weave into each other using a quilt as you go method. Instructions will be provided to make either a tote bag or a cushion … Continue reading Workshop: Interwoven Art, Melissa Marginet
SatFebruary 132021Borders Tips & TricksIn this 3 hour, half-day, technique class, Canadian Quilter Patti Carey, VP of Public Relations for Northcott Fabrics, pattern designer, teacher and blogger shares her methods for getting those borders on your quilts like a pro. Patti will cover flanges, paired and mitered borders (banish your fear of miters!) Class includes a … Continue reading Workshop: NOW FULL Patti Carey: Borders Tips & Tricks
Let's talk online workshops. We are organizing workshops for 2021 and one will be 3 hours, or a half day. What time works best? Morning starting at 9 a.m., over the lunch hour or afternoon? Let us know.