Make-It Center
Sit and sew the latest projects from the pages of today's quilting magazines and bring them to life. Using luscious new fabrics, cool new notion, you'll work side-by-side with editors and celebrities from your favorite quilting publications as you create fun and trendy accessories for you, your home or to give as gifts.

Cost: $15 per project
Each project takes 30-45 minutes to complete
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Flying Geese with Quilting Quickly
Jean Nolte, Editor, Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting, shows you the fastest, easiest way to make Flying Geese, right from the pages of Quilting Quickly magazine. As you piece and quilt a handy oven pad to brighten your kitchen, Jean shares behind-the-scenes adventures from the magazines and PBS-TV series. You’ll look toward what’s trending as you sew with luscious, new Moda fabrics, cool new notions and learn new ways to create your favorite quilt blocks.
Thursday 10:30 – 1:00




Fold 'n' Sew Table Runner with Quiltmaker
Fold and sew luscious quilt blocks with Carolyn Beam of Quiltmaker Magazine. Learn this revolutionary quick technique fresh from the pages of Quiltmaker. The three colorful blocks you make can become a quilted table runner or perhaps mark the beginning of a full-size quilt!
Friday 1:30 – 4:00



Baby Dresden Plate with McCall's Quilting
Appliqué expert Erin Russek of McCall's Quilting magazine sews along with you as you create a darling Dresden Dolly mug rug. Learn to make Dresden fan shapes using a technique that makes it fast and fun to make beautiful Dresden designs! This quick project will have you dreaming up new ways to use your stash to create great gifts or perhaps make a mini-quilt-reminder of a full size quilt you made and gave away.
Thursday 1:30 – 4:00


Linen Purse with Flexible Frame with Quilting Arts
Be one of the first to sew this adorable linen coin purse featured in the upcoming issue of Quilting Arts Holiday. Special guest Rose DeBoer of Quilting Arts and QuiltScene magazines shares quilting tips and tricks from “what’s happening now” on the quilting scene as you create this handy accessory with oh-so-lovely linen from Moda Fabrics.
Friday 10:30 – 1:00; Saturday 1:30 – 4:00




Christmas Quilted Wall Hanging with Quilters Newsletter
Lori Baker and Mary Kate Karr-Petras, editors from Quilters Newsletter magazine, will guide you in creating the top for this adorable 6 ½” x 18” wall hanging featuring trees made with dimensional flying geese. Project packet includes fabric for front and back, batting, binding strips and instructions for completing the quilted wall hanging. The dimensional flying geese technique is shown in QN’s Best Christmas Quilts 2014 and is adaptable for quilts for all seasons. Fabric from Red Rooster Fabrics.
Saturday 10:30 – 1:00