About This Event
Cost: $45 per class (buy 3 get 1 free!)
Lunch will be provided each day from 1pm-2pm. All class attendees are welcome!
Registration available online, in person at 1301 E Battlefield or by phone at 417-885-1242.
Classes available are as follows:
STEPPING STONES TO QUILTING YOUR FIRST QUILT
Friday October 25, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
This class is for everyone - whether you've never quilted and want to learn or if you already quilt. You will learn how to prepare the quilt top, resize and apply designs, select batting and backings, baste, and all about threads, needles and tension. Bring a finished top, if desired, to discuss ideas and approaches to finishing your quilt.
NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK
Friday October 25, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Handi Quilter continually adds new rulers to the line-up and you will welcome them with open arms. Come learn about their features, how to use them and what you can accomplish with this cadre of handy new rulers. Sized to fit your hand and designed to make ruler work easier, you'll be reaching for these rulers again and again!
THE SIMPLE PATH TO STRAIGHT LINE QUILTING
Saturday October 26, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The trend of modern quilts, with large area of "negative space", has created new interest in straight line quilting and crosshatching. Both are impressive to behold, but neither is difficult to achieve when you know the tools and tricks. Come learn the methods involved and how to create amazing geometric designs by quilting simple lines.
INTRODUCTION TO THE PRO-STITCHER
Saturday October 26, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
HQ Pro-Stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for use with Handi Quilter longarm quilting machines. User-friendly and simple to operate, the step-by-step process for each function is easy and fun. Whether finishing your own quilts or considering a quilting business, come see the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with an HQ Pro-Stitcher.