2019 Workshops to be published soon…
Saturday, February 18 at Rosie’s
Patt Blair teaches: Painting on fabric with Tsukineko Inks
This one day class will teach you Patt’s techniques of painting on fabric with Japanese Tsukineko inks. Patt will have patterns to purchase, or you can bring your own line drawing form a photo. It is a wonderful class for painting objects, people, animals perfectly – without having to know how to draw!
Saturday, March 24 at Rosie’s
Marty Ornish teaches her special ways of embellishing recycled jackets.
Design and sew a chic upcycled jacket the Marty O way!
Sunday and Monday, May 19th and 20th, at Rosie’s
Jan Krenz teaches her Indian Summer Thousand Pyramids Quilt.
This great quilt is easy to piece, and easy to change the size to fit your needs! The workshop focuses on cutting with the Half Diamond tool, color flow, fabric placement and piecing tips. The pattern is featured in Quick Diamond Quilts & Beyond. This two-day workshop features extensive design and piecing instruction as well.
Saturday, June 17 at Rosie’s
Barbara Black comes to San Diego to teach SMITTEN!
Hexagons and their companion shapes–a fun and fresh project, hand or machine piece, or both–you choose. Want to English Paper Piece this? You can do that too. What a fun quilt to use today’s bright fabrics. One and a Half OR Two Day Workshop. Pattern and Template Set required and are included in the Kit.
Saturday, February 18 at Rosie’s
Cindy Feagle teaches: The Only Big Bag You Ever Need to Take to a Class
Start off the year with a bang and make the big bag you will take with you to every class, workshop and retreat.
You can get the materials on the supply list or ask Cindy to bring a kit for you with her!
What could be easier? A great way to spend the day and help get organized for the year!
Space is limited so sign up NOW!
Saturday, March 18 and Sunday March 19 at Quilt In A Day
Jane LaFazio teaches: Explore Gelli plate Monoprinting
PLAY PLAY PLAY
A 2-day class where we play with all sorts of ways to make a monoprint with fabulous gelli plates.
Let your creativity come out and shine. Not to worry! We’ll be using a Gelli Arts gel printing plate. Using paints, and a brayer, and assorted tools for texture, we’ll print on fabric and paper, layering with different colors and textures to create a complete picture or a whole cloth quilt top. Tips on adding more details with color pencil, and collage.
Saturday, May 13th at Paradise Sewing
Karen Cunagin teaches: It’s All About the Negative
If you are one of those quilters who has been wondering what the heck this Modern Quilting movement is all about, this class is for you.
We will be working with bold, geometric patterns, paying attention to the “white space” or “negative space” in the quilts. This not only makes for bold and stunning quilts, but it also showcases color and pattern really well!
Perfect for beginners through advanced
Saturday, June 17 at Mary’s studio
Mary Tabar teaches: Low Emersion Hand Dyeing
It’s one thing to make a quilt inspired by commercial fabric you buy
in the store, but a whole new experience to make something inspired
by fabric that YOU ACTUALLY HAVE CREATED!
Space is limited, so sign-up now to learn to create your own, original hand dyed fabrics!
Saturday Sept. 15 and Sunday Sept 16 at Rosie’s
Susan Carlson teaches:Cutting Loose: Intro to SusanCarlson’s fabric collage technique
Two days that will open up a whole new world for you – fabric collage – taught by the master of fabric collage and the pink rhinoceros, Susan Carlson.
We will start with a simple project to learn the technique – a butterfly or bug, spend two glorious days creating this small piece that will leave us all with magical skills and a taste for more!
Sunday October 15 and Monday October 16 at Paradise Sewing
Cindy Needham teaches: Quilting Heirloom Feathers and Backgrounds
Please join Cindy for two fun-filled days where you will learn how to create beautiful free form feathers as well as detailed backgrounds.
You will also learn how to choose and use all different types of threads for your quilts. You will create a beautiful sampler while you learn all the new techniques.