Make-It Take-It Projects
Make-It Take-It projects are a great way to learn new things at the Expo. They’re quick little projects that put your hands on a new technique or product in an informal, fun atmosphere. Look for the samples on display at the Expo, along with signs directing you to participating Exhibitors’ booths.
Sewing and Quilting Charm Earrings
Create a fun pair of earrings with Linda Lease any time a seat is available throughout the day. The fee for this project is just $5.00.
Stop by Attic Treasures any time during your day to stitch up this cute zippered bag on a beautiful Baby Lock sewing machine and discover how easy it is to add a zipper to your project. This bag is just the right size to organize your USB stick, mouse, and cords. The fee for this project is $10.00.
Prodded Wool Flower
Using hand dyed wool and linen canvas, you may create a delightful flower with an easy rug hooking technique. Sign up early for a convenient time when Barb Callahan will demonstrate this ancient technique. The fee for this project is $8.00.
Sew Easy Flower
Let Stephanie Farrell show you this simple technique to create a great floral embellishment or gift. For just $6.00 and 10 minutes time you may create this perfectly lovely fabric rose. You may stop the booth anytime to complete this project whenever there is a seat available.
Fall Leaf Applique with Hot Ribbon
Lennie Honcoop will introduce you to a beautiful applique technique using Hot Ribbon and Copic markers. You may schedule your project time at 11:30 am or 2:30 pm. The fee for this project is $12.50.
Early Times Workshop
Woven Heart Basket
Marty Moon will show you how these clever double sided fused fabric shapes weave together, forming a heart shaped basket. A few hand sewing stitches will attach the handle with buttons. This basket is perfect for hanging on your Christmas tree with tiny gifts tucked inside or as a party favor for a special occasion with treats. The fee for this project is $5.00. You may stop by Early Times Workshop throughout the day any time a seat is available.
Karen's Quilt Shop
Yo Yo Key Fob
Learn to use the Clover Quick Yo-Yo Maker and make a fun, unique key ring fob with Karen Lukac. A little hand sewing will complete this quick and easy project, plus you’ll never lose your keys again. The price for this project and pattern is $3.00. You may stop by her booth and begin any time a seat is available throughout the day.
Little Red Quilt House
Cupcake Pin Cushion
Let Karen Benke show you how this cute little pincushion comes together in just 10-20 minutes. Starting at 11:30 am you may take a seat whenever one is available and complete a sweet gift for a friend or a treat for yourself. The fee for this project is $5.00.
Sew Artfully Yours
Silk Screened Square
Create a beautiful square using silk screening and washable glitter with Cindy Losekamp. Stop by when Cindy is there to guide you through the process. You will be working on a black or white Kona cotton square. Finished squares may be used for a quilt block, applique, or simply frame it. Your first square is free. Additional squares are $2.00. We request that you do just one per seating, so everyone can take a turn. Join us for a quick creative project!
Sew Wonderful Dreams
Applique the Easy Way
Create a charming applique’ tea towel with Connie Spurlock. You’ll learn how to choose a fusible, transfer you pattern and assemble your design easily. Tea towel and fabric are included for the $5.00 fee. You may stop the booth anytime to complete this project whenever there is a spot available.