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Online Lectures and Workshops

Tara Faughnan Lecture:
From Cardboard and Scissors to Instagram

Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at 7:00pm MT

In her presentation, Tara will share the stories and quilts of her journey from traditional to modern quilter, with stop-offs in contemporary and art quilting along the way. Her philosophy is about embracing all aspects of quilting to create in the present time.

Lecture duration: Approximately one hour

Cost: $15.75 CAD, including GST

This purchase is good for one person only. If you have a friend that you want to take this class with, please purchase a spot for each of you! 

We will get your email address during check-out and the link to the workshop will be sent out immediately after the transaction is complete.

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Tara Faughnan  Workshop:
Six-Pointed Star Hand-Piecing Workshop

Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 10:00am MT

Students will learn how to hand sew a 6 pointed star, and master tricky techniques like y-seams and twirling seams. In this class we will cover the basics of hand sewing, including creating templates and marking fabric for sewing, as well as colour choices and the importance of value for creating a successful design.

 Class time: 6 hours, plus a one-house lunch break (10am to 5pm MT)

Class size: 20 students

Cost: $136.50 CAD, including GST

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This purchase is good for one person only. If you have a friend that you want to take this class with, please purchase a spot for each of you! 

We will get your email address during check-out and the link to the workshop will be sent out immediately after the transaction is complete.

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Kathy Doughty Lecture:
Then and Now

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at 7:00pm MT

Join me as I share the images and experiences gained over 25+ years as an obsessive quilter, patchwork/quilting shop owner, author, teacher as well as a quilt and fabric designer. The talk includes a slide show presentation of a variety of quilt styles and techniques as well as inspirational stories and topics that quilters will relate to and enjoy.

Lecture duration: Approximately one hour

Cost: $15.75 CAD, including GST

This purchase is good for one person only. If you have a friend that you want to take this class with, please purchase a spot for each of you! 

We will get your email address during check-out and the link to the workshop will be sent out immediately after the transaction is complete.

 

 

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Kathy Doughty Workshop:
Soul Searching

Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 1:00pm MT

There are many reasons for selecting a workshop...you may have simply liked the look of this quilt and now want to make your version. However, this is a workshop about you! The fabrics you have collected define your tastes and choices. In the Soul Searching workshop we will review how to expand your ideas about colour groups considering scale, value and texture which when combined create interesting and exciting quilts. I have taught this quilt many times to many happy quilters...many of whom contact me later to say they are better fabric shoppers as a result!

 Class time: 3 hours

Class size: 20 students

Cost: $115.50 CAD, including GST

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This purchase is good for one person only. If you have a friend that you want to take this class with, please purchase a spot for each of you! 

We will get your email address during check-out and the link to the workshop will be sent out immediately after the transaction is complete.

 

 

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Tamara Kate Lecture:
A Peek Into the World of Fabric Design

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at 7:00pm MT

What goes into designing your favourite fabrics? Tamara will talk of her creative journey within the worlds of fabric design and quilt making and share info on her 8 years (and counting) in the industry: how she got the gig, the process from idea to printed fabric, how she designs, her sources of inspiration, and many other tidbits she’s gathered during the makings of her 15+ collections.

All this while showing samples from the design and printing processes and of course, lots and lots of quilts.

Lecture duration: Approximately one hour

Cost: $15.75 CAD, including GST

This purchase is good for one person only. If you have a friend that you want to take this class with, please purchase a spot for each of you! 

We will get your email address during check-out and the link to the workshop will be sent out immediately after the transaction is complete.

 

 

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Tamara Kate Workshop:
“The Moth” Foundation Paper Pieced Workshop

Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 10:00am MT

The Moth, the first in the Wondergarden series of quilt patterns, is a wonderful, thorough dive into foundation paper piecing techniques as it incorporates both small and large pieces, simple and complex layouts and a vi¬brant end product. Learn the basics of foundation paper piecing while walking step ¬by step through the beginnings of creating this lively quilt. Learn best practices and tips along the way, including best tools, working with tricky angles and paper removal.

Class time: 6 hours

Quilt size: 40 X 55"

Class size: 20 students

Cost: $115.50 CAD, including GST

Click here to obtain the supplies list for this workshop

This purchase is good for one person only. If you have a friend that you want to take this class with, please purchase a spot for each of you! 

We will get your email address during check-out and the link to the workshop will be sent out immediately after the transaction is complete.

 

 

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