Lakeland -The Lakeland Center

3/13/2013 - 3/16/2013

The Lakeland Center
701 West Lime St
Lakeland, FL 33815
863-834-8100


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Value Package A: $95.00 (Save $49.00!) Includes 5 class sessions, General Admission Ticket 3/14/13, General Admission Ticket 3/15/13, General Admission Ticket 3/16/13, Shopping Bag, Neck Wallet, VIP Reward – Save $5, and VIP Reward – Save $5. Additional sessions only $15.00 each.

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  Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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Hands on Workshop A Bag of Many Colors MDB400 Barb Callahan Wednesday
3/13/13

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  What can you create in just a morning? A fun, artistic bag! Start with a selection of fat quarters, then construct, embellish and wear. Fashion you More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Elegant Scrappy Jacket MDB300 Emma Seabrooke Wednesday
3/13/13

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  Ladies that love to sew and design: bring a jacket to class. It can be a purchased RTW jacket, an older jacket that needs new life or a jacket desig More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting and Style Clinic: The Perfect Skirt MDB100 Cynthia Guffey Wednesday
3/13/13

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  With a rack full of skirts to try on and wealth of fitting expertise, Cynthia offers you an opportunity to perfect not only the fit of a skirt, but al More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Chicks with Hattitude MDB200 Connie Spurlock Wednesday
3/13/13

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  Join us for this fun fusible class -- these five chicks will bring a smile to your face! Learn all about applique, how to use the pressing sheet, the More...
   
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  Thursday, March 14, 2013
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Instructor Date/
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Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Poppy Quilt Helene Weber Thursday
3/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 6X, B22
  There’s lots to learn as you create this artistic beauty! Start by creating the pieced and sewn wavy background without using pins or snipping More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Leaves Pashmina Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/14/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
A 7X
  Pashminas are elegant and go everywhere, over anything. We’ll use specially digitized embroidery designs, Angelina and a beautiful shawl to crea More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Thursday
3/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 9X, B25
  Using Debby's KISS Method (Keep It Small & Simple), discover how liberating free-motion machine quilting can be. Discuss threads, batting and bast More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Foot Steps with Knits and Stay Tapes Emma Seabrooke Thursday
3/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  All the little things you do while sewing on knits can add up to a very big difference in how your finished garments look. Get your hands on an assort More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Chameleon Block Quilt (BYOF) Holice Turnbow Thursday
3/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A11X, B27
  What is exciting and interesting about “quick-change” artists is you never know what he/she will wear next. This quilt is somewhat like t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Back to the Basics of Backfills Lisa Sipes Thursday
3/14/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A13X, B29
  Ready to take the leap into free motion quilting? Are you a beginner who wants to add a little more "pop" to your quilting motifs? One of the easiest More...
   
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Scraps to Treasures Shar Jorgenson Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 1
  Master rarely-used patterns with confidence, no matter how complex or difficult they appear. Explore the secrets to Bridal Bouquet, Carpenter Wheels More...
   
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Cutting In...Cutting Out: The Latest One-Seam© Pants Louise Cutting Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  ‘One-Seam© Pants’© are in many designer collections. With no side seams, they are quick and easy to construct, and very comforta More...
   
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Cut Big, Sew Small Kathy Ruddy Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 3
  Learn a potpourri of small but important, time-tested ways to make your next project a huge success. Includes steps for everything from start to fin More...
   
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Your Sewing Space: Make It Work Debra Justice Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4
  Learn to rearrange your sewing space and ‘creative clutter’ to become efficient and organized. See where some of your favorite sewing cele More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Putting on the Glitz: Hand Beading in Surface Design June Colburn Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 5, B21
  From bridal gowns to beautiful scarves, tutus to t-shirts, contemporary quilts to home décor, shimmery beads provide the ultimate finishing touch More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bag in a Flash: Serger Basics Barb Callahan Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8, B24
  Get acquainted or reacquainted with the serger as you create this fun and trendy bag. Experience basic and new serging techniques, including gatherin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Loose Jacket Cynthia Guffey Thursday
3/14/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A12, B28
  Using three of her newest jacket patterns, Cynthia demonstrates just how simple it is to fit size 6 to 28 for a flattering ‘go with everything&# More...
   
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Paper Piece to Perfection Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/14/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B17
  Having trouble with accurate piecing? Paper piecing is a way to get perfection because you aren't in it alone-you are stitching fabric to the already More...
   
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Top 10 Window Treatments Karen Erickson Thursday
3/14/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B18X
  Are you longing for something more in your window treatments? Whether they’ve seen better days or you just want an update like those gorgeous t More...
   
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Tools of the Trade Pat Barry Thursday
3/14/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B19X
  A ‘must’ for people who are just beginning their platform quilting machine adventures, Pat’s lecture begins with a tour of her studi More...
   
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Alterations for RTW: Waists to Hips Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
3/14/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B20
  Altering your purchased garments gives you better fitting clothes and better use of your dollar. Gaping back waists, snug or swimming at the hips, ba More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Bowls Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/14/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B23X
  Create beautiful three dimensional bowls with your embroidery machine. Start with your base, add yarns, fibers and other secret ingredients, some pre More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Landscape Dreams Helene Weber Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C37X, D53
  What a reason to raid a stash! Working wtih fabric confetti, ‘paint’ your surface with color. Learn about creating depth of field with c More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Aerial Quilt Top Carolyn Friedlander Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C38X, D54
  Learn how to paper piece while tackling a strip-friendly, modern project by designer (pattern AND fabric) Carolyn Friedlander. Let her guide you step- More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Let’s Make Up: Laminated Beauty Bags* Peggy Dilbone Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C39X, D55
  Explore the use of novelty fabrics and specialty feet to create two chic, go-everywhere beauty bags. Learn how easy it is to sew with laminated fabric More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Coco’s Classic Quilted Bag* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C40X, D56
  With a little inspiration from a world class designer, Cathy and her team have created the perfect accessory to any woman’s wardrobe: a quilted More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Colorburst Quilt Block Debby Kratovil Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C41X, D57
  Another great Magic Stax© quilt from Debby! Stack the squares, slice off parts, shuffle them up and then sew them back together, much like a Log More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilter's Design Lab: Solid Color Quilt Holice Turnbow Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C42X, D58
  Beginning and experienced quilters alike will find a new freedom of design in these two quilts (see also Quilter's Design Lab: Batik Quilt), More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Great Things Come in Small Projects Lisa Sipes Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C43X, D59
  The fun in this workshop comes from creating beautiful embroideries using specialty threads which don’t fit through a needle. Explore the basic More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C44X, D60
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
“Anything is possible – one stroke at a time.” Explore this directed, medi
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Hands on Workshop Template Freestyle Pat Barry Thursday
3/14/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C45X, D61
  Discover how to use quilting machine templates for custom free motion quilting. Begin using the rulers (straight edges) for outlining and stitch&ndash More...
   
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Transitional Fitting: Shoulders to Bust to Tummy Cynthia Guffey Thursday
3/14/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C33
  For most of us ‘normal’ is a figure which is one size in the bust, another in the shoulders and another in the hips and tummy. Learn how More...
   
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Easy Techniques for Fleece and Wool Barb Callahan Thursday
3/14/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  Pick up a treasure trove of contemporary techniques to use with fleece and wool. Includes simple seams (no serger needed), decorative seams, buttonho More...
   
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Beyond Plop and Drop – I Can Do THAT With Software? Tamara Evans Thursday
3/14/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  Perfect placement, design correction, creating texture, amazing applique, magnificent monograms, quilting and… the list goes on. Explore both More...
   
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Fabulous Feet Debra Justice Thursday
3/14/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C36
  Sewing machine feet help you sew better. Learn to use the overcast, shirring, rolled hem, pintuck, piping, bias tape, fringe, Teflon®, flower sti More...
   
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One Pattern…HOW Many Garments? Sandy Miller Thursday
3/14/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  It seems so obvious, so efficient. Yet most of us use a pattern a second time to make another garment just like the first one. Sandy decided to expe More...
   
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Cleopatra's Fan Shar Jorgenson Thursday
3/14/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  The scarcity of this elegant and charming quilt inspired Shar to create templates for the block. Made of 10 separate shapes with gentle curves, follo More...
   
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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Thursday
3/14/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D51
  Learn the rules for copying your favorite clothes or their best details. See how Kathy uses wax paper as she copies selected garments, and shows how t More...
   
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The “Heart” of Applique Susan Clark Thursday
3/14/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D52
  Explore six different and exciting machine embroidered appliques using ribbons, decoupage, and needle-turn, reverse, shadow and dimensional techniques More...
   
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Simple Tunics and Dresses Emma Seabrooke Thursday
3/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  Learn to create the right tunics and dresses for you – for your figure, your lifestyle and your sewing time. They’ll make you feel attrac More...
   
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Pant Lessons Cynthia Guffey Thursday
3/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  When accurate measurements are applied to the pattern and good fit is not yet achieved, what’s the problem? Our unique contours, which a standa More...
   
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Fearless Figure Evaluation Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
3/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  Discover the keys to recognizing your own figure variations and figure shape. See a real body, real figure evaluation demonstration, with fits, smart More...
   
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The Creative Business Model Barb Callahan Thursday
3/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E68
  You’ve got a good business started, but how do you keep it healthy? For thirty years, Barb has continued to perfect and change her business, pr More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Thursday
3/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E69
  Since so many have asked how Cindy dyes her scarves…..here’s your chance! Use procion dyes to create a thing of beauty as you pick up al More...
   
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Get to the Finish Line: Binding Made Easy Connie Spurlock Thursday
3/14/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E76
  You have those finished tops lying around - but then you quit?! You are almost done - add batting and backing a BIND those things! Success is just ar More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Color Cups Stacy Michell Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F81X, G 97
  Create your own colorful fabric for piecing and applique. Starting with 100% cotton fabric and adding Procion Dyes, a colorfast rainbow will appear. More...
   
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Slipcover Like a Pro Karen Erickson Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F85X, G101
  Breathe new life into your home décor with professional-looking results. Learn what you need to know to get started and gain the confidence to More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Lickety-Split Log Cabin (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F86X, G102
  Eliminate hours spent precision cutting fabrics to exact lengths and just start sewing these dynamic log cabin blocks from the get-go. Use the trim-to More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Spiral Purse Dini Yan Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F89X, G105
  Fashion accessories take a new twist with this fascinating zippered spiral purse. You’ll learn how to place designs attractively and how to hoo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The 1600 Quilt Colleen Casey Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F90X, G106
  VRR VRRRM ….off to the races....with the Rockin' Rollin' Stripe Quilt! Using 40 strips of tone on tone fabric, create a quick and powerful(ly) More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hipster Chick Hope Yoder Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F91X, G107
  Travel in style with this hip purse, perfect for keeping all your essentials close at hand. A zippered closure keeps everything safe and secure while More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hoop Weaving Barb Callahan Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F92X, G108
  Just when you think you’ve seen it all…. Barb comes up with weaving on a hoop! Learn how as you create a round piece of weaving in class More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Sashings and Open Spaces Nelly Vileikis Thursday
3/14/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F93X, G109
  Free-hand fillers take center stage in this panel printed with large, stylized flowers on a white ground. Treat each motif as an actual applique, add More...
   
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  Friday, March 15, 2013
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Class
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Hands on Workshop Trash to Treasure Pineapple (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H118X, J134
  Here is a great way to use up piles of fabric scraps or a collection of fat quarters or jelly rolls. Slice and dice your strips in a flash to make thi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Crazy Shuffle Karen Pharr Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  A great project for collectors of fat quarters, since once you’ve learned this wonderful quilt you can create it over and over, right from your More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Arrowheads Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H121X, J137
  Are you looking for a new and interesting twist on a traditional block? This only LOOKS hard! Begin by creating an 8” square from three large t More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Swirling Leaves Quilt Nelly Vileikis Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  Bring nature inside with this outdoor-inspired quilt! Learn a technique to create curvy shapes and dynamic movement as you stitch this dramatic quilt More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Black & White & Quilted All Over Lisa Sipes Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H123X, J139
  Learn a cluster of techniques including proper positioning for embroidery, simple trapunto, the "tack and trim" technique of embroidered applique and More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tiny Spring Sampler Marty Moon Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H124X
  Fall in love with smaller projects, especially those which are portable. Learn or hone your foundation piecing skills with this nearly miniature Spri More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilting Negative Space Pat Barry Friday
3/15/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H125X, J141
  Explore examples of great ways your quilting can enhance the simple piecing found in modern quilts. This new aesthetic provides an opportunity to show More...
   
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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Interior Structure Cynthia Guffey Friday
3/15/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H113
  Jackets are meant to wear longer and hold their shape better than blouses. The difference is the interior structure, including kinds of stabilizers, More...
   
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Quick Embellishing for the Home Karen Erickson Friday
3/15/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  An unexpected dash of color here, a sensational embellishment there – and suddenly you’ve added real panache to your home decor. See how More...
   
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I Adore My Ruffler! Debra Justice Friday
3/15/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H115
  It pleats and gathers fabric (and trims) quickly and easily, and it really can gather and attach a ruffle in a single step. An engineering marvel, th More...
   
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Wardrobe Strategy: Ensemble Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Friday
3/15/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H116
  Take your wardrobe beyond where it is today. Learn the basics of design to find your fabulous figure flattering best. Trigger you imagination, elimi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Shimmering Landscapes Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/15/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H117
  Create this amazing little landscape without the use of a machine. We’ll use silk gauze as our base, lay in mohair fibers, Angelina for a little More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serging 101: The Wear It Everywhere Vest* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Friday
3/15/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
H120, J136
  Get acquainted with the serger as you learn basic seaming for straight and curved seams, easing a neck edge and a no-pin match point system which work More...
   
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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Lining Essentials Cynthia Guffey Friday
3/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J129
  Lining your jacket helps it live a long and beautiful life, but is also the reward you build into it for the wearer – you! Learn all the little More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
3/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J130
  Get a grip on the newest notions to make your projects easier, faster, more fun and much more creative! If you've been at the sewing machine "forever" More...
   
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The Ultimate Double Wedding Ring Shar Jorgenson Friday
3/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  Fast cutting and sewing techniques do not have to sacrifice accuracy. See how to make the scrap, planned and seamless arc of the Double Wedding Ring. More...
   
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Industry Insider Techniques: Sewing Louise Cutting Friday
3/15/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  Learn the professional way to construct a garment’s details, section by section. They’ll tell the story when it comes to sewing fashion, a More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Painting with Crayons Helene Weber Friday
3/15/13

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
J133X, K150X
  Learn again as an adult how great a new box of Crayons can make you feel – full of hope and promise and hours of creativity. This time use them More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Embellishments From A to Z Barb Callahan Friday
3/15/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J140X
  We all enjoy the easy but beautiful little touches that give projects the WOW factor. Explore basic hand embroidery stitches, decorative seam and fin More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Pattern Alterations: Seams & Hinges Carol Steinbrecher Friday
3/15/13

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
K149X
  Does the idea of eliminating frustration and flat pattern distortion intrigue you? See and learn how moving your pattern alterations to the seamline More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Cutwork Kitchen* Peggy Dilbone Friday
3/15/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K151X, L167
  Create a beautiful apron for the queen of your kitchen and the envy of your guests. The bib of your apron features classic cutwork created on your emb More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Basic Machine Quilting* Jean Ann Wright Friday
3/15/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K154X, L170
  Have you ever doodled on a scrap of paper? If so, you can easily master free-hand machine quilting also known as 'fabri-doodling'. Learn the secrets o More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Beginner Piecing: Disappearing 9-Patch Holice Turnbow Friday
3/15/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K155X, L171
  New quilters often start with the 9-Patch quilt block, likely the most popular in the quilt block inventory. … then imaginative quilters begi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bead Soup to Nuts Bracelet Tammie Campbell Friday
3/15/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K156X, L172
  You won’t believe how easy (and fun) this goes-with-almost-everything-and-everyone-wants-one bracelet is to make! Even if you’ve never ma More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Feathers and Fillers Based on a Grid Nelly Vileikis Friday
3/15/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K157X, L173
  If you are ready to move to the next level in free-hand quilting, this class is for you. You will learn to draw and stitch easy feathers, feather wrea More...
   
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Are You Ready for Some Sweatshirts? Connie Spurlock Friday
3/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K145
  Re-use, recycle and rejoice with this fun fabric! Get more ideas than you can imagine using sweatshirts to make jackets, vests, Christmas stockings, More...
   
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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  Mylar® for embroidery? What about the new angelina film? Can you wash and dry this stuff, how do you use it, which designs work best, what can More...
   
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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
3/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K147
  Get comfortable with your serger! Control serger tensions with a formula that works on any serger and see factors that affect stitch quality plus some More...
   
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Demystifying Machine Embroidery: Why, What, Where and When Diane Gloystein Friday
3/15/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  Learn the basic concepts needed to make decisions which result in stunning embroideries every time. Explore the mechanics of hooping, stabilizers and More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Serger Classmate Tote* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Friday
3/15/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K152, L168, M184
  Make this perfect carryall for all those necessary class supplies or as a project portfolio in this technique-packed workshop. Learn what a serger can More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Perfectly Pretty Caddy Hope Yoder Friday
3/15/13

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
K153, L169, M185
  Add delicate machine embroidery and fashion a romantic and handy caddy for all those essentials you need close at hand – in so many places! Emb More...
   
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Body Works: Tops Emma Seabrooke Friday
3/15/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  Premise: Your body is perfect and most patterns are imperfect. Working with class volunteers, Emma shows how to remove wrinkles, align patterns to YO More...
   
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Cleopatra's Fan Shar Jorgenson Friday
3/15/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  The scarcity of this elegant and charming quilt inspired Shar to create templates for the block. Made of 10 separate shapes with gentle curves, follo More...
   
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Machine Needle Boot Camp Debra Justice Friday
3/15/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  Explore the creative and practical uses for a range of specialty machine needles. Discover how to use them for creating fine pintucks, perfect topstit More...
   
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The “Heart” of Applique Susan Clark Friday
3/15/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  Explore six different and exciting machine embroidered appliques using ribbons, decoupage, and needle-turn, reverse, shadow and dimensional techniques More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Going Home Quilt Stacy Michell Friday
3/15/13

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
L165, M181
  My house or yours? Perfect for a little girl’s bedroom or a welcoming entryway hanging, this quilt is full of interesting shapes and fabrics. More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Trish’s Magical Vest Barb Callahan Friday
3/15/13

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
L166, M182
  Create a very light weight vest in two hours max. With just enough coverage to hide whatever needs hiding, this quick and easy-to-wear vest adds a fl More...
   
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Fashion Sewing Fundamentals: Blouse & Shirt Construction Cynthia Guffey Friday
3/15/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M177
  The basic or not-so-basic shirt’s success rests on correct execution of key construction elements, with the biggest challenge at the seam inters More...
   
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Scrap Stash Busters Sandy Miller Friday
3/15/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  We all have leftover bits of fabric once we’ve cut out our garments – too much to toss, but not enough to make another garment. Don&rsquo More...
   
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Four Steps to Perfect Pants Kathy Ruddy Friday
3/15/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M179
  Pattern, fit, fabric and technique. Kathy has the answers and YEARS of hands-on experience developing the system for creating perfect pants. Using se More...
   
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Don't Forget to Copyright Connie Spurlock Friday
3/15/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M180
  Got some ideas and would like to get them to the market? Your decisions will determine your success. Pattern development and printing is one element, More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Silk Screening for Your Home June Colburn Friday
3/15/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N193X, P209
  Become your own designer/decorator! Explore some of the basic principles professional fabric designers follow to create drapery and upholstery fabric More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Color Me Confident Carol Steinbrecher Friday
3/15/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N197X, P213
  Do you know what colors really make you look great? Learn the dimensions of color and their effect on clothing design, fabric choice, and wardrobe pl More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Decorator Grommet Pillow Karen Erickson Friday
3/15/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N198X, P214
  Grommets are the latest hot trend in home decorating, featured in the finest home dec magazines, high-end stores and on home decorating TV shows. Disc More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Poppies and Hummingbirds Cindy Losekamp Friday
3/15/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N199X, P215
  Create this remarkable quilted tote bag using a collection of Cindy’s easy techniques. The best: all the patchwork and appliqués are cre More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Anatomy of a Collar Kathy Ruddy Friday
3/15/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N204X, P220
  A collar frames your head and draws attention up and away from the results of eating “too many cookies”. And it’s easy to add or ch More...
   
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Gammill Maintenance Basics Mark Boos Friday
3/15/13

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
N205XX
  Cover basic machine maintenance for your longarm quilting machine as Mark walks through ‘best practices’ for trouble-free stitching and sh More...
   
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  Saturday, March 16, 2013
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Hands on Workshop Paintstiks® for Your Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q229X, R245
  Learn to use one of the most versatile tools in the artist’s box when you see just how easy it is to create using Shiva Paintstiks. Explore col More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Good Luck Quilt Block (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  The secret to this block is NOT templates but a magical way with your rotary cutter! Traditionally sewn with odd-shaped templates, this creative techn More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Slippers Extraordinaire Cindy Losekamp Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q231X
  You just won’t believe you can embroider on these slippers! Using specially created designs to make a pair for you or a special child, learn a More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Nancy Vest or Cardigan Emma Seabrooke Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q232X, R248
  Nancy is quite the girl. She can be a vest or a cardigan/jacket, has a soft front drape you can make either curved or with a straight fall and fits al More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Gifts in Minutes: Pretty, Practical Projects Hope Yoder Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Q233X
  Create a pieced travel tissue cover using fashionable fabrics and some simple piecing techniques. Hate to do machine binding? No problem, get the look More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks Nelly Vileikis Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R250
  Optical illusions made easy! Learn the importance of value in color while building these easy 3D strip-pieced blocks. A great class for the intermedia More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hexie Freestyle Tote Lisa Sipes Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q235X, R251
  This is a fast and fun way to master piecing hexies. An interesting and versatile shape, hexagons form the basis of so many quilts we love and are be More...
   
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Hands on Workshop The Biology of Color June Colburn Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q236X, R252
  We use color in all aspects of our daily lives: in wardrobe and home décor decisions as well as when selecting fabric for our quilts. Color i More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Pantograph Quilting Pat Barry Saturday
3/16/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q237X, R253
  Learn to follow a pantograph pattern and stitch an Edge–To–Edge (E2E) design across the quilt. Explore how to load the pattern, align the More...
   
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Seven Core Sewing Skills Cynthia Guffey Saturday
3/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q225
  Core sewing skills are used regardless of what type of project or fabric or machine we're working on. Making them second-nature will improve the outco More...
   
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Industry Insider Techniques: Fitting Louise Cutting Saturday
3/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  Look around you – how many women are the same size as you are – and how many of those are the same shape? Discover ways to choose and mak More...
   
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The Art of Supple Embroidery Dini Yan Saturday
3/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227
  From her extensive background in art and design, Dini shows you how to create, select, place and embroider luxurious yet soft, supply embroidery desig More...
   
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Your Sewing Space: Make It Work Debra Justice Saturday
3/16/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  Learn to rearrange your sewing space and ‘creative clutter’ to become efficient and organized. See where some of your favorite sewing cele More...
   
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Skirt Tactics Cynthia Guffey Saturday
3/16/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R241
  A skirt can be one of your best avenues to balanced body proportions. It’s also one of the most comfortable garments and easy to sew garments y More...
   
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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Saturday
3/16/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R242
  Get a grip on the newest notions to make your projects easier, faster, more fun and much more creative! If you've been at the sewing machine "forever" More...
   
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Crazy Quilt Pieces for Remarkable Garments and Bags Barb Callahan Saturday
3/16/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R243
  Discover Barb’s no-fail technique for designing crazy quilt pieces, and explore just how to add them to garments and bags for maximum impact. W More...
   
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Sewing Machine ABCs and 1-2-3s Lynn Lunoe Saturday
3/16/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R244X
  Nearly every machine sold in the last half-century provides us with a number of essential stitches, accessory feet and functions. Get the basics unde More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hot Oven – Cool Mitts* Peggy Dilbone Saturday
3/16/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R247X
  You’ll fall in love with embroidery (or fall in love all over again) when you make these insulated oven mitts. Quilted on the back with a whimsi More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Gifts in Minutes: Hot and Cold Sensations Hope Yoder Saturday
3/16/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R249X
  Your sleepy eyes will pop open when greeted by this bright, happy, colorful coffee koozie created with phoomph™ for fabric, the newest thing fro More...
   
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Business Know Power: Alterations & Sewing Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
3/16/13

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
S259X
  Thinking of starting your own alteration business or another type of sewing business? Discover what moves you out of the hobby category and into a RE More...
   
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Design for Fit Kathy Ruddy Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S257
  Learn skills to speed up your sewing process by designing style changes to solve fitting issues, including the addition of swinging hemlines, yokes, p More...
   
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Scraps to Treasures Shar Jorgenson Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  Master rarely-used patterns with confidence, no matter how complex or difficult they appear. Explore the secrets to Bridal Bouquet, Carpenter Wheels More...
   
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Make Your Patterns Fit Again Louise Cutting Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
  Receive a measuring chart to end all measuring charts for starters. Then learn where to measure yourself and where that transfers onto the tissue pat More...
   
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No-Fizz Fusibles Connie Spurlock Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S261
  Fusible applique does not need to fizzle out! Learn to choose the right fusible, how to easily trace your pattern pieces without mess and what it take More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Sheer Bliss Sunflower Diane Gloystein Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S262, T278X
  This textural adventure is designed for those ready to step out of the box and embellish to their heart’s content! Loaded with fun machine tech More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Walk Before You Run: Walking Foot Machine Quilting Jane Plisga Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S263, T279X
  For beginning machine quilters or those who feel like beginners! Start by using the walking foot for quilting in ways you never thought possible. Pro More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fabric Frenzy Serger Quilt* Cathy Gandy and Susan Zellers Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S264, T280X
  Create 10” blocks using a selection of 5” square prints that dance together. It’s fast (we know speed is important sometimes) and lo More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilter's Design Lab: Batik Quilt Holice Turnbow Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  Beginning and experienced quilters alike will find a new freedom of design in these two quilts (see also Quilter's Design Lab: Solid Color Qu More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Seams Make the Difference Barb Callahan Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S266, T282
  Discover new alternatives to finishing your seams as you create a workbook of seams and finishes including Hong Kong, flat felled, French and Barb's o More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Jiggling Jelly Rolls: Bento Box Revisited (BYOF) Jean Ann Wright Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S267, T283X
  You’ve fallen in love with a jelly roll, haven’t you? Here’s an easy project – and a great excuse to buy that little roll. Y More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S268, T284X
  Kim Montagnese, CZT (Certified Zentangle Teacher)
“Anything is possible – one stroke at a time.” Explore this directed, medi
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Hands on Workshop Modern Motifs Lisa Sipes Saturday
3/16/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S269, T285X
  Some of today’s most dynamic pieced quilts offer the challenge of irregularly shaped pieces and wonkiness galore. Explore and practice simple m More...
   
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Button Alternatives Cynthia Guffey Saturday
3/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T273
  Art buttons, feature buttons, buttons much too large for an attractive stitched buttonhole…. Learn alternatives for using these fabulous buttons More...
   
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Body Works: Bottoms Emma Seabrooke Saturday
3/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  Premise: Your body is perfect and patterns are imperfect. Let Emma show you, by working with real people, how to fit pant crotch lines, remove wrink More...
   
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Fabulous Feet Debra Justice Saturday
3/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  Sewing machine feet help you sew better. Learn to use the overcast, shirring, rolled hem, pintuck, piping, bias tape, fringe, Teflon®, flower sti More...
   
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Beyond Plop and Drop – I Can Do THAT With Software? Tamara Evans Saturday
3/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T276
  Perfect placement, design correction, creating texture, amazing applique, magnificent monograms, quilting and… the list goes on. Explore both More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Saturday
3/16/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T277
  Since so many have asked how Cindy dyes her scarves…..here’s your chance! Use procion dyes to create a thing of beauty as you pick up al More...
   
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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Saturday
3/16/13

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
V289
  Learn the rules for copying your favorite clothes or their best details. See how Kathy uses wax paper as she copies selected garments, and shows how t More...
   
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The Ultimate Double Wedding Ring Shar Jorgenson Saturday
3/16/13

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
V290
  Fast cutting and sewing techniques do not have to sacrifice accuracy. See how to make the scrap, planned and seamless arc of the Double Wedding Ring. More...
   
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Alterations: Zipper 911 Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
3/16/13

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
V291
  Another broken zipper?! Don’t toss out those pants or give up on that jacket. Instead, learn about the tools you’ll need and get step-by- More...
   
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Crafting Profits Connie Spurlock Saturday
3/16/13

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
V292
  Having cash flow is not necessarily having a profit! Learn what it takes to cut the "loss" out of your profit; how to buy wholesale; how to manage you More...
   
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