Dancing with the Wall: Improv Quilting with Irene Roderick

5-Days Monday- Friday, July 16 – 23, 2023 Improvisational quilting means letting go of all expectations and preconceptions of what you are going to make. Come spend five days with me and learn how to let your subconscious and creativity drive you to make a unique expression of your individual aesthetic and process. Relax, play, let it…

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Color and Line with Sujata Shah

5-Days Monday- Friday, July 23-29, 2023 Explore the magical combination of color and line with freeform blocks. Bold color choices mixed with wide range of tonal value and contrast can make a quilt sing. Developing exciting color schemes doesn’t have to be limited to color wheel. Discover how to develop an eye for color and…

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Independent Studio SII

2-Days, 3-Days, 5-Days, or 10-Days Monday- Friday, July 18-29, 2022 Join us for your choice of 2, 3, 5, or 10 days to concentrate on your own projects within the amazing community at QBL! Whether you are starting a new project, working on that long haul masterpiece, or putting on the finishing touches- QBL is…

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Independent Studio SI

2-Days, 3-Days, 5-Days, or 10-Days Monday- Friday, July 18-29, 2022 Join us for your choice of 2, 3, 5, or 10 days to concentrate on your own projects within the amazing community at QBL! Whether you are starting a new project, working on that long haul masterpiece, or putting on the finishing touches- QBL is…

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Dancing with the Wall: Improv Quilting with Irene Roderick

5-Days Monday- Friday, July 25 – 29, 2022 THIS CLASS IS FULL! PLEASE CALL 315-255-1553 IF YOU’D LIKE TO JOIN THE WAITLIST Improvisational quilting means letting go of all expectations and preconceptions of what you are going to make. Come spend five days with me and learn how to let your subconscience and creativity drive you…

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Strip-Pieced Mariner’s Compass

5-Days Monday- Friday, July 18-22, 2022 Have you ever wanted to make a Mariner’s Compass block but were too intimidated? Not a fan of paper piecing or using tedious templates? You’ll love these new methods for making 16 and 32-point compass blocks in 16 different sizes using the Robin Ruth Design mariner’s compass rulers and…

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Light and Lacey with Valerie Goodwin

5-Days Monday- Friday, July 25-29, 2022 Create lovely collages using shapes such as map elements, floral motifs, and/or geometric patterns and shapes using opaque and sheer fabrics. Explore the potential of intricately cut surfaces created with the Silhouette Cameo electronic cutter. This popular machine can provide precision cutting that leads to beautiful detail. The instructor…

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Circle Around – Curves Ahead! with Jeannette DeNicolis Meyer

5-Days Monday- Friday, July 25-29, 2022 Create rhythm and movement across your quilt surface by learning how to “draw” template-free curves with your rotary cutter and piece them on your machine, how to make templates for very deep curves, how to stitch quarter-circles with a minimum of fuss, and how to inset circles and other…

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All the Elements: Designing Quilts with Foundation Piecing with Sarah Bond

3 Days Wednesday- Friday, July 27-29, 2022 In this three-day workshop, I’ll give you the patterns and show you the tricks and shortcuts for some of my favorite foundation piecing patterns. I’ve put many of the best and most beautiful patterns together, all resized and redesigned to fit together in a quilt of your own design. I…

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Play with Color and Greyscale with Sarah Bond

2 Days Monday- Tuesday, July 25-26, 2022 Do you love bold strong colors? In exploring what is so compelling about the play of one color against another, we find much of it is in the value. The gray solids have all of the value and so retain much of the drama of interaction associated with…

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