2018 Lecture Schedule


Sheryl Schwochert, The Sewing Basket
"Panel Magic"
Everybody loves to whip up a quick quilt with a panel. Learn different easy settings to spice up your panel quilts.


Maryann Hertel, Made by Marney Patterns & Books
" Paper Piecing the Marney Way"

Join me to learn the steps I take to create one of my paper piece patterns. I will be sharing some "time saving tips and tricks". I will also be showing some of my paper pieced designs, patterns, and books.



Louise Back, Homespun Quilting
“Quick Curves with Quick Curve Ruler by Sew Kind of Wonderful”

In this lecture I will show many examples using the Large and Mini Quick Curve Rulers. I will demonstrate how easy it is to make curves using the rulers. Use for modern or traditional projects.


"Hankie Pankie Time"

You have those hankies from Grandma, but you just don't know what to do with them.  Join Nora for an exciting trunk show and lecture on proper care and preservation of hankies as well as how to use them in fun and creative projects.  Take those heirloom pieces out of the drawer and turn them into treasures that will last a lifetime.


Heuer's Sewing Center
"A little Sewing Machine Mainteance Goes a Long Way!"

My lecture will focus on things the sewer can do on their own between tune ups for their machine.  Including what they can do to help their service person with diagnosing their machine problems.



Joan Cain
"The Cure for the Naked Quilt: Quick, Confident Color"

Are you frustrated when you have to pick fabrics for a quilt? Do terms like tetradic and split complementary make your head spin? Come and learn the basics of color, and leave a happy, confident quilter!


Updated 1/22/18
Lecture times subject to change, please check the website for the latest version.

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