Independent Studio SII

5 Days Monday – Friday, July 22-26, 2024 Join us for your choice of 5 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 a great place to come and…

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Big and Bold: A New Comfort Zone with Joe Cunningham

5 Days Monday – Friday, July 22-26, 2024 In this five-day workshop, you will learn how to find and use ideas for starting a quilt and the techniques you need for making it. Learn how to balance positive and negative spaces while letting the quilt-in-process guide where you go. The instructor will lead a special…

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Alter Ego Stitch and Collage with Paula Kovarik

ONLY 2 SPOTS LEFT! REGISTER TODAY! 5 Days Monday – Friday, July 22-26, 2024 Guardians. Superheros. Pets. Monsters. Heroines. Villains. They will all be here during our stitch-and-collage class. This class will hone your funny bone and polish your grip on stitching. We will practice free-motion stitching to create narratives, textures and patterns. We’ll collage…

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Art Quilt Design Intensive with Denise Labadie

THIS CLASS IS FULL. Call 315-255-1553 to be placed on a waiting list. 5 Days Monday – Friday, July 22-26, 2024 This five-day workshop focuses on art quilt composition and design, fabric painting, quilt top texturing and construction techniques, and quilt finishing. The workshop will discuss the comparative strengths, benefits, effects, and use – basically,…

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Personalized Surfaces with Joy O. Ude

5 Days Monday – Friday, July 22-26, 2024 In this light survey of surface design techniques, students will explore a few methods to transform plain fabric into uniquely personalized surfaces. We will build upon existing surface layers with embroidery and appliqué. Reverse appliqué will take us below the surface, where we will experiment with subtly…

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Which Way Is Up? with Rosalie Dace

ONLINE 5 Days Monday – Friday, July 22-26, 2024 Discover the importance of abstracting, editing, and simplifying ideas in order to make a good visual composition. Learn how to bring your great ideas to life and translate them into fabric and thread with meaningful shapes and lines, creating rhythm and movement. As we look at…

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