HERE IS OUR SUMMER SCHOOL CLASS LIST FOR 2014
Please call to book your Workshop
Phone 9550 4947
SUMMER SCHOOL 2014
Samples of the Workshop projects will be on display in the shop as soon as possible.
MARG SAMPSON GEORGE Tuesday 14 January One Day $75.00
101 WAYS TO USE A HEXAGON Hand or machine piecing (Your Choice)
Learn how to draft a hexagon and explore ways to divide this shape to form exciting patterns. Hexagon sizes to draft range from 2” to 8” or whatever size you want. You will also look at all the fussy cutting options to be discovered in your fabric collection.
MARG SAMPSON GEORGE Wednesday 15 January One Day $75.00
QUILT RENOVATION & RESCUE Hand or machine piecing (Your Choice)
Here's a quilter's dilemma.......what to do with the tops and blocks that are half-finished, or old, or boring or even loved-but-no-idea-what-to-do-next? You could put them back in the cupboard and pretend you didn't see them or you can come to a ‘Renovate and Rescue’ class and breathe new life into those forgotten quilt tops and bring them into the 21st century!
KAY GOODWIN Thursday 16 & 23 January Two Day $150.00
STACK & WHACK Machine piecing
Come and join Kay who will teach you how to master the stack & whack craze! Make a fabulous quilt top in less than no time from the most surprising fabrics. Kay will help you to recognise and choose suitable fabrics.
This quilt was made from the fabric below.
SUE ROSS Friday 17 & 24 January Two Day $150.00
STRING PIECED WONDERS Machine piecing
Ever wondered what a ‘string pieced’ quilt is or wanted to learn how to make one? Then this is the workshop for you. Quick and easy and lots of fun playing with fabric. Delve into your stash for this one.
LYNNE ALCHIN Saturday 18 & Sunday 19 January Two Day $150.00
TEQUILA SUNRISE Hand or machine piecing and applique
For Summer School this year, Lynne has made a beautiful reproduction quilt inspired by a lovely 19th century nine block pieced and appliqued quilt.
LINDA BUTCHER Monday 20 January One day $75.00
AMISH LANTERNS Machine piecing
Learn an easy machine pieced method for making Chinese lanterns. Use traditional fabrics, or like Linda, give it an Amish twist – it’s your choice. Pattern for the full quilt supplied for a nominal cost.
ROBYN TAYLER Tuesday 21 January One Day $75.00
KALEIDOSCOPE STARS Machine piecing
This quilt is a reworking of a child’s quilt from the 1830’s. The original is constructed out of the beautiful floral chintzes of the period in a colour scheme of mainly dark reds and greens. This modern version uses the glowing jewel colours found in the latest fabric Collections.
ANNE SOMMERLAD Wednesday 22 & 29 January Two Day $150.00
JACOBEAN FLOWER VASE Machine applique
Come and learn Anne’s no pins, no tack machine applique method and make a beautiful wall hanging while you are at it. This is a turned-edge machine applique method using a fast and successful fusible technique.
SUE ROSS Saturday 25 January One Day $75.00
PAINTING WITH FABRIC Hand applique
Use the beautiful, big flowers available in the Westminster fabrics, particularly Philip Jacobs fabrics, to make this lovely vase of ‘painted flowers’.
CATHERINE BUTTERWORTH Tuesday 28 January One Day $75.00
KALEIDOSCOPE WORKSHOP Machine piecing
The classic kaleidoscope quilt layout gives the illusion of curves and circles yet the blocks are stitched with straight seams! With only two different shapes to cut, the kaleidoscope block is ideally suited for scrappy quilts. You can make the large blue version or the baby red!
ANNE SOMMERLAD Thursday 30 January One Day $75.00
SCRAPPY STARS Machine piecing
This quilt features 30 star blocks and measures 70 x 82 inches. Each 12 inch block is composed of two contrasting Reproduction prints and a background fabric. It is a great project to use up lots of stash fabrics and is fat quarter friendly!! "Scrappy Stars" would work equally well in 1930’s fabrics or brights and can be easily enlarged to a queen or king sized quilt.
LIZ PINCZEWSKI Friday 31 January One day $75.00
JUBILATION Machine piecing
Discover a way to showcase your favourite fabrics with a quick machine pieced pattern. The effect is electric but the piecing is effortless.
WHEN BOOKING A WORKSHOP WE REQUIRE A 50% NON-REFUNDABLE,
WE HAVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL A WORKSHOP IF INSUFFICIENT BOOKINGS OCCUR, ALL DEPOSITS WILL BE FULLY REFUNDED IN THIS EVENT.
See you all a Summer School