January 26, 2010

Classes available for Winter Retreat

Final pictures of most of the classes being held for our upcoming retreat in February. Spaces for the retreat itself are mostly full, but there is some availability in the individual classes for $25 per class. We are so thrilled that so many talented quilters are teaching classes for us this year. Here are the pictures and times for individual classes.
Needle Keeper taught by Jeena Kimball
Wednesday February 17
9:00-12:00 am
Jeena will be teaching her wonderful applique techniques, making a beautiful and functional needle keeper.
Dresden Plate taught by Kim Walus
Wed 17th
Kim will be teaching the Dresden plate technique as well as how to do the pieced sashing for this quilt.

Sweet Memories taught by Connie Cawley & Carol Adams
Wednesday Feb 17th
Connie and Carol will be teaching the piecing and embellishing techniques for this sweet quilt.
Halloween 1904 taught by Gloria Mosbarger, Roma Peterson, and Amy McClellan
Wed 17th
This quilt combines applique and piecing. Kits will be available.
Eat Cake by Lori Holt
Thursday February 18th
9:00-12:00 am
Lori will be teaching her wonderful applique techniques in this cute block she designed especially for our retreat. Kits will be available. More pictures on her blog here.

Fat Quarter Bag with Joyce Weeks (photo coming)
Thursday 18th
An easy big bag - quick and fun. You'll be able to finish in class.

Trellis by Jill Finley
Thursday 18th
2:00- 5:00
Wonderful piecing and applique techniques. Kits will be available.

Beekeepers Garden by Maryann Carter
Thursday 18th
Maryann will be teaching lots of techniques including silk-ribbon embroidery and three-dimensional applique.
Purses, Purses, Purses by Sherrie Allred and Amy McClellan
Thursday 18th
9:00-11:00 pm (yep, that's right)
Sherrie and Amy are going to teach how to make these darling (and quick!) coin purses. Handles will be available for purchase that night.

Layer Cakes with Brenda and Bonnie Bailey
Friday Feb 19th
9:00-10:30 am
These two talented quilters will show you many ideas for using pre-cut "layer cakes" (collections of 10" squares.) A lecture class.

21 Tricks and Tips by Brenda and Bonnie Bailey
These two ladies will be sharing lots of tips and tricks for quilting. To see some of the things these two have done check out their website here.

Pincushion Exchange with Mindy JOhnston and Melanie Marek
Friday Feb 19th
9:00- 10:30

bring a pincushion to swap!

Kettles in the Kitchen with Nanette Merrill
Friday February 19th
Nanette shares her adorable Kettles quilt teaching applique and piecing techniques.
Texture Victoria Sewing Bag with Roma Peterson
Friday 19th
This fun bag is a Sue Spargo design. This bag combines piecing and wool applique and lots of pockets! Kits available.

All classes will be held at the Provo Marriott hotel on Center Street in Provo. If you are interested in retreat details or would like to inquire about signing up for individual classes please email Amy McClellan: aqamy@comcast.net We would love to see you there!


Nanette Merrill and daughters said...

Oh I wish I could attend them all! This is going to be a really great retreat.

Allyson said...

Do you have kits for the Halloween 1904 quilt?