WORKSHOPS BY MEMBERS
None currently scheduled
WORKSHOPS BY SPECIAL GUESTS
Candy Grisham, Coordinator
Announcing Shelly Pagliai
Saturday August 4th, 9:30-3:30
St Timothy’s Episcopal church, 808 N Mason Rd.
Scalloped Applique with a pieced block
Using Shelly’s book, A Simple Life, we will make a pieced block from Hazel’s Diary quilt and then learn how to add an appliqued scallop border.
Open to all levels. Will require a sewing machine for the morning piecing and then hand sewing materials for the applique.
Cost: $40.00 You need to have Shelly’s book or one of the patterns from her Etsy site for Hazel’s Diary quilt. She will supply the scalloped border template.
As of July 1st, there are 2 spaces available. Plan to bring lunch and drinks
The individual blocks can be purchased here:
The frame download is here:
Announcing Deborah Boschert
Deborah Boschert will be coming in October 2018 to do workshops for our guild!! If you are not familiar with Deb’s work, we encourage you to take a look at her website at https://deborahsstudio.com/ She will be doing 2 different workshops and a guild program.
Deb will the give the program at the October 23rd meeting – Stitching Symbols, Signature Style
October 23, 2018 7:00 pm Guild Program–Stitching, Symbols, Signature Style
Deborah shares her most recent art quilts and talks about developing her own personal style. Tons of examples of her favorite techniques, materials and themes. Deborah includes many symbolic shapes in her art quilts and she’ll discuss how those came to be. She’ll tell stories about exciting collaborations, surprising discoveries and finding inspiration in unexpected places. (Image at right is Deborah’s book)
1/2 Day Workshop–Personal Symbols for Art Quilts
October 23, 2018 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry Ave. Fire Dept. Meeting room 1-3:30, October 23, 2018, Tuesday
Workshop currently full with waiting list
Please let Candy Grisham know if you want a kit by August meeting.
What symbols and personal themes will you incorporate into your small art quilt collages? Houses, leaves, bowls, ladders? Deborah will guild you through exploring and creating shapes and symbols that have personal meaning. Create 5×7 fabric collages highlighting personal symbols using composition templates and inspiring fabrics. Embellish with machine and hand stitching. Learn simple finishing techniques and mount your art quilt collage on mats ready for framing. (Kit)
Appropriate for all levels. Students may bring their own supplies or kits can be provided.
October 24, 2018 9:30 – 4:00 Full Day Workshop–Creativi-Tree Art Quilts
St Timothy’s Episcopal Church
808 N Mason Rd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Create a small art quilt with a beautifully original tree using a simple formula and interchangeable patterns. Explore layers of design and innovative stitching. Deborah will share several options for edge treatments and finishing techniques. Super fun, uncomplicated process and patterns make this a great project for enthusiastic beginners. Appropriate for all levels. Kit fee –$20. Kit info. Please let Candy Grisham know if you want a kit by August meeting.
Cost: ½ day – $35 plus $20 kit
Full day $50 plus $20 kit fee
Supply lists may be found at https://deborahsstudio.com/workshops-and-more/
Please contact Candy Grisham at email@example.com to sign up. As of July 1, there is one space available. Please plan to bring lunch and drinks.
(All images belong to Deborah Boschert)