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Wednesday, September 27

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Simple Strip Scramble

by Rob Appell

This is Rob's first ever pattern for a quick and easy quilt, and is still one of his most popular patterns today. Also known as "The Simple Strip Scramble", this Simple Strip Pieced Scramble lends itself to a huge variety of theme fabrics for the... more

NOTE: This class is NOT being held at the San Diego Convention Center, but instead is being held at Rosie's Calico Cupboard, 7151 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego CA

Enrollment Fee: $90.00 / seat    Open seats: 25 remaining

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Thursday, September 28

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Summer Gardener

by David Taylor

This workshop demonstrates my layered, hand-applique technique with simple applique shapes using freezer paper templates and liquid starch. The class will also cover how I build my pictorial wall quilts and how to get beautiful details by letting... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 30 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Introduction to Machine Quilting

by Paula Reid

Starting with "batting practice" and working through use of the walking foot, darning foot, free motion techniques, stencils and decorative threads, Paula shares her invaluable tips for streamlining the quilting process, making it faster and more... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 25 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sashiko Wall Hanging

by Nancy Ota

Sashiko has been used for hundreds of years in Japan to strengthen, repair, and decorate their clothing and covers. This running embroidery stitch may be used to create many different patterns and may be used to layer fabrics. You will learn... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 25 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Snip And Flip -- Dog, Cat, or Bear

by Mary Tabar

Snip & Flip Fun! Come join Mary in making a whimsical animal quilt. Your choice of a Bear, Dog or Cat pattern. You will want to make more than one! Supply... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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9:00 am - 12:00 pm

African Folklore Embroidery

by Leora Raikin

JOIN ME ON A CULTURAL NEEDLE-ART SAFARI. This out-of-the box creative class breaks rules, boundaries and borders. No experience is necessary as we explore the creative world of tribal arts and customs. You will learn stitching, beading and... more

Enrollment Fee: $60.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Storm at Sea

by Wendy Mathson

Have you always wanted to make a "Storm at Sea" quilt but thought the piecing was too difficult or fussy? Just because this is an old-fashioned pattern doesn't mean you need to piece it the old-fashioned way! Wendy Mathson has literally written the... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 25 remaining

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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fiber, Fabric & Bead Fusion

by Leora Raikin

This workshop is for those who are ready to build and expand on their skills. The focus of the workshop is the incorporation of fibers, fabrics, appliques, new stitches additional embellishment ideas into the design. This the perfect workshop to... more

Enrollment Fee: $60.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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Friday, September 29

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Picnic Block (Under the Apple Tree)

by David Taylor

This workshop demonstrates my machine-applique technique with simple applique shapes, using freezer paper templates and liquid starch. Studenst need to have a sewing machine with 'adjustable blind hem stitch' capability. Additional $25 kit fee... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 30 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Trapunto by Machine

by Paula Reid

Using techniques that were pioneered by Hari Walner, Paula teaches you how to easily attain that beautiful raised look without time-consuming stuffing or cutting holes in the back of your work. Supply... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 25 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Splash of Color - Seeing Spots

by Jackie Kunkel

Seeing Spots is a fantastic way to let your inner designer loose! From a simple shape to a spectacular quilt, learn tips and techniques for obtaining those perfect points on each block. Learn how to group the blocks to form different designs with... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 18 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fall Crazy

by Susy Boyer

Students will learn the freezer paper method for making wool appliques. Because you do not need to turn under the edges of the felted wool, the appliques are applied quicker and easier. Various decorative stitches on the pumpkin and leaves will be... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Art Appliqué Techniques & Textures with Inktense Pencils

by Desiree Habicht

Learn a new skill to add to your quilting toolbelt! No sewing machine needed! Come and join me for a fun filled class, learning multiple techniques for applying colored pencils to fabric with amazing results. NO art skills required!! I will... more

Enrollment Fee: $60.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Favorite Photo to Quilt

by Grace Errea

This 1-day class is for beginners as well as advanced students. In this class you will get a number of tools and learn the steps required to turn inspirational original photos to make a pattern that can be used to create an amazing fabric art. You... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Art Appliqué Techniques & Textures with Inktense Pencils

by Desiree Habicht

Learn a new skill to add to your quilting toolbelt! No sewing machine needed! Come and join me for a fun filled class, learning multiple techniques for applying colored pencils to fabric with amazing results. NO art skills required!! I will... more

Enrollment Fee: $60.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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Saturday, September 30

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Splash of Color - Proud Mary

by Jackie Kunkel

This modern take on a Drunkard's Path will have you seeing black and white! Learn how to work with black and white prints, value, design, and a great curved piecing technique that will have you cheering! From Jackie's book *Splash of Color* this... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 18 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Leaves

by Ann Turley

Rough cut branches form the perfect backdrop for a variety of seasonal leaves cut and assembled by you, the student. Easy enough for the beginner, challenging enough for the seasoned quilter. Supply... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 24 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Intro to Heat Set Machine Applique

by Grace Errea

In this class you will create an art quilt top with the use of fabrics as an expressive medium. You will use a pattern of your choice from suggested teacher's patterns, http://www.amazingquiltsbygrace.com/beginning-art-quil/ or, if you have... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Igolochkly (Miniature Punch Needle)

by Gail Bird

The IGOLOCHKOY(tm) miniature Russian punchneedles are designed to work on various fabrics, not just Weavers cloth. This project uses the printed fabric as the stitching pattern, as well as the thread color guide. This project will cover the basic... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 20 remaining

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Joseph's Coat Workshop

by Patricia Yamin

If you have been looking for your next piecing challenge and having fun using your scraps then join Pat in this creative workshop, piecing can be done by hand or by a machine. The convex and concave curves are easy to sew. A hexagonal block is... more

Enrollment Fee: $75.00 / seat    Open seats: 25 remaining

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