Workshops


SPRING IS IN THE AIR: A THREAD PLAY CLASS

MEMBERS ONLY

March 29, 2023
10am – 4pm
Gloria Dei Church Hall

Instructor: Carola Russell

Workshop Description: Carola will discuss the threads and free motion quilting techniques used in thread painting, sketching, applique, and bobbin-work.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Thread paint a chickadee
  • Quilt and applique an interesting background
  • Free motion stitch / draw stems of a cone flower
  • Free motion applique leaves and petals
  • Couch stems and make the chickadee’s feet using water soluble stabilizer

Participants will receive a kit which includes stabilizer, fusible web, needles, background and applique fabric, and threads needed for the project.

Workshop Fee: $60 (includes kit) 

Payment: Mail or deliver cheque, payable to Seymour Quilters Guild, to Marilyn C, OR pay by e-Transfer to payments.sqgnv@gmail.com.


Past Workshops

January 25, 2023. Experimenting with Collage and Stitch. In person. Lorna Moffat.

November 2 & 16, 2022. Seminole Workshop. In person. Instructor: Marilyn C.

May 18, 2022. Piece a Spiral Workshop. On Zoom. Instructor: Katherine Morgan.

April 20 & April 22, 2022. Hex Trade Workshop. On Zoom. Instructor: Janet Barker.

March 16 & 18, 2022. Harmonic Convergence Inspired by Ricky Tims. On Zoom. Instructor: Corey Ralph.

January 12 & 14, 2022. Interwoven Art. On Zoom. Instructor: Melissa Marginet.

October 20 & 22, 2021. Canadian Icon Workshop. On Zoom. Instructor: Jennifer Houlden

April 14, 2021. Break It Up. On Zoom. Instructor: Melissa Marginet

February 10, 2021. Modern Quilting with your Walking Foot. On Zoom. Instructor: Melissa Marginet