Worcester - DCU Center

4/10/2013 - 4/13/2013

DCU Center
50 Foster St.
Worcester, MA 01608
508-755-6800


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  Wednesday, April 10, 2013
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Hands on Workshop A Bag of Many Colors MDB400 Barb Callahan Wednesday
4/10/13

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
4/10/13

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
4/10/13

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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Start an Embroidery Business in Your Home MDB1000 Barbara Mikolajczyk Wednesday
4/10/13

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Discover how to turn your passion for embroidery into a profitable home-based business. Whether in the thinking stage or already stitching for profit More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Chicks with Hattitude MDB200 Connie Spurlock Wednesday
4/10/13

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, April 11, 2013
  Class
Name
Instructor Date/
Time
Class
Codes
Hands on Workshop Landscape Dreams Helene Weber Thursday
4/11/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 5X, B21
  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 Tumbling Leaves Pashmina Cindy Losekamp Thursday
4/11/13

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 Serger-y 101 Workshop Gail Yellen Thursday
4/11/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A 8X, B24
  Whether you’re a novice or an experienced serger owner, this comprehensive hands-on workshop is great for learning and perfecting all of your se More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Debby Kratovil Thursday
4/11/13

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 The Biology of Color June Colburn Thursday
4/11/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A10X, B26
  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 Good Feathers Gone Bad for Beginners Workshop Dusty Farrell Thursday
4/11/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A11X, B27
  Having a fit getting perfect feathers? Tired of the same old thing? Get your hands busy learning Dusty’s renegade way with the rules -- and how More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Fitting the Loose Jacket Cynthia Guffey Thursday
4/11/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A 1, B17
  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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Stylish Sweatshirt Jackets That Fit Londa Rohlfing Thursday
4/11/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 2
  Did you ever spend precious time sewing a sweatshirt jacket and then never wear it because it doesn't fit? Discover two no-fail methods of creating s More...
   
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Cut Big, Sew Small Kathy Ruddy Thursday
4/11/13

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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Body Works: Tops Emma Seabrooke Thursday
4/11/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
A 4
  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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Paper Piece to Perfection Connie Spurlock Thursday
4/11/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B18
  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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What Comes First in Fit? Lorraine Henry Thursday
4/11/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B19
  This is lots easier than the chicken or the egg riddle! Understanding the principles of adjusting patterns dictates the order of making the changes o More...
   
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Alterations for RTW: Waists to Hips Carol Steinbrecher Thursday
4/11/13

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 Hand Embellishments From A to Z Barb Callahan Thursday
4/11/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
B22X
  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 Embroidered Bowls Cindy Losekamp Thursday
4/11/13

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 Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Thursday
4/11/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C37X, D53
  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 Colorburst Squares (BYOM) Debby Kratovil Thursday
4/11/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C38X, D54
  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 Let’s Make Up: Laminated Beauty Bag Gina Hodges Thursday
4/11/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C39X, D55
  Explore the use of novelty fabrics and specialty feet to create a chic, go-everywhere beauty bag. Learn how easy it is to sew with laminated fabrics More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Coco’s Classic Quilted Bag Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Thursday
4/11/13

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 Chameleon Block Quilt (BYOF) Holice Turnbow Thursday
4/11/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C41X, D57
  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 Sheer Bliss Sunflower (BYOM) Diane Gloystein Thursday
4/11/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C42X, D58
  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 techn More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Every Little Bit Counts Sue Patten Thursday
4/11/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
C43X, D59
  Tired of the same old background stippling? This class is packed full of new, fun and creative ideas that will wow everyone from your clients to the s More...
   
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Transitional Fitting: Shoulders to Bust to Tummy Cynthia Guffey Thursday
4/11/13

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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Artistic Tops 'n Tees Londa Rohlfing Thursday
4/11/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C34
  Explore unique upscale techniques for basic top and tee construction, followed by fabric manipulation techniques for knits to make your tees look even More...
   
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Get to the Finish Line: Binding Made Easy Connie Spurlock Thursday
4/11/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
C35
  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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Simple Tunics and Dresses Emma Seabrooke Thursday
4/11/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D49
  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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Easy Techniques for Fleece and Wool Barb Callahan Thursday
4/11/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D50
  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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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Thursday
4/11/13

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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Fabric Painting: Cover the Territory Helene Weber Thursday
4/11/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
D52
  Enjoy the process of adding color and texture to your fabric project without the labor or limitations of fabric on fabric processes. Explore many dif More...
   
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Pant Lessons Cynthia Guffey Thursday
4/11/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E65
  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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Crafting Profits Connie Spurlock Thursday
4/11/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E66
  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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Mastering Measurements for Fabulous Fit Lorraine Henry Thursday
4/11/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
E67
  Want the key to understanding measurement relationships? Step to the side seams, please, to find the key to altering patterns for a great fit. Accurat More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Thursday
4/11/13

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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Hands on Workshop Silk Screening for Your Home June Colburn Thursday
4/11/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F81X, G 97
  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 Embroidered Spiral Purse Dini Yan Thursday
4/11/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F87X, G103
  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 Easy Background Fillers Nelly Vileikis Thursday
4/11/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
F91X, G107
  Quilting motifs should always enhance the piecing on a quilt. Sometimes background fillers are the answer, since they just give a quilt "that" little More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bag in a Flash: Serger Basics Barb Callahan Thursday
4/11/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
F88, G104
  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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  Friday, April 12, 2013
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Class
Codes
The Art of Supple Embroidery Dini Yan Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H116X
  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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Hands on Workshop Tiny Spring Sampler Marty Moon Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
H118X
  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 Good Luck Quilt Block (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H119X, J135
  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 Cover Hem Workshop Gail Yellen Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H120X, J136
  With its built-in stretch, the cover hem is a wonderful way to hem knits. But that’s not all! Create a notebook of useful techniques as you lea More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Quilter's Design Lab: Batik Quilt Holice Turnbow Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H121X, J137
  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 Poppy Quilt (BYOM) Helene Weber Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H122X, J138
  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 s More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Feathers and Fillers Based on a Grid Nelly Vileikis Friday
4/12/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
H123X, J139
  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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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Interior Structure Cynthia Guffey Friday
4/12/13

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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Art-to-Wear: What to Put Where, and Why Londa Rohlfing Friday
4/12/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H114
  Designing wearable art can be challenging with so many great fabrics and so many ideas. How do you choose? How do you know when to stop? Explore fund More...
   
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Fitting the Four Bs Lorraine Henry Friday
4/12/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
H115
  Bellies, boobs, butts and backs…. the four most fit-worthy areas on the body. Too much, too little, no matter! Following the sequence in this & More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Shimmering Landscapes Cindy Losekamp Friday
4/12/13

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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How to Sew Your Best Jacket: Lining Essentials Cynthia Guffey Friday
4/12/13

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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It’s a Wacky, Wild, Wonderful, Water-Soluble World Eric Drexler Friday
4/12/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J130X
  Grab your notebook and jump right in--the water is fine! Join a fast-paced ride through the water soluble world of wash-away stabilizers! Your adventu More...
   
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Jacket Up Your Style Part II Emma Seabrooke Friday
4/12/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J131
  Explore an entirely new range of style details for creating stunning jackets with the ever-comfortable knit collections. They look like jackets but f More...
   
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Business Know Power: Alterations & Sewing Carol Steinbrecher Friday
4/12/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J132
  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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Hands on Workshop Hand Dyed Scarf in an Hour Cindy Losekamp Friday
4/12/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
J133
  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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Hands on Workshop Origami Flower Pin Stephanie Farrell Friday
4/12/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
J134X
  Learn how to fold fabric to create a decorative floral embellishment. With just a few hand stitches, you’ll secure the floral form for a brooch More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Bead Soup to Nuts Bracelet Tammie Campbell Friday
4/12/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K149X, L165
  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 Quilter's Design Lab: Solid Color Quilt (BYOM) Holice Turnbow Friday
4/12/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K150X, L166
  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 The Cutwork Kitchen Barbara Moore Friday
4/12/13

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 Arrowheads Quilt (BYOF) Debby Kratovil Friday
4/12/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K153X, L169
  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 (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Friday
4/12/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K154X, L170
  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 Adaptable Quilting Designs: Block Class Sue Patten Friday
4/12/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
K155X, L171
  This class offers new designs concepts for full size blocks, corner stones and triangles. It includes everything from “featherish” to feat More...
   
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Are You Ready for Some Sweatshirts? Connie Spurlock Friday
4/12/13

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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Notions Commotion Kim Montagnese Friday
4/12/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K146
  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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Serger 911 Kathy Ruddy Friday
4/12/13

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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Wardrobe Strategy: Ensemble Solutions Carol Steinbrecher Friday
4/12/13

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
K148
  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 Serger Classmate Tote Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Friday
4/12/13

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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Body Works: Bottoms Emma Seabrooke Friday
4/12/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L161
  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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Artistic Tops 'n Tees Londa Rohlfing Friday
4/12/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L162
  Explore unique upscale techniques for basic top and tee construction, followed by fabric manipulation techniques for knits to make your tees look even More...
   
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Pants for the Not-So-Perfect Figure Lorraine Henry Friday
4/12/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L163
  There are an infinite number of figure variations that cause pant fitting problems. Need more length in back and less in front? Flat butt and larger a More...
   
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Face It! Gail Yellen Friday
4/12/13

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
L164
  Get a taste of how this garment sewing basic can be used for more than simply finishing an edge. Explore how facings become a design element to frame More...
   
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Fashion Sewing Fundamentals: Blouse & Shirt Construction Cynthia Guffey Friday
4/12/13

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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Crinkle, Sparkle and Shine Cindy Losekamp Friday
4/12/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M178
  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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Four Steps to Perfect Pants Kathy Ruddy Friday
4/12/13

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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The Creative Business Model Barb Callahan Friday
4/12/13

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
M180
  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 Hoop Weaving Barb Callahan Friday
4/12/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N194X, P210
  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 Color Me Confident Carol Steinbrecher Friday
4/12/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N198X, P214
  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 Poppies and Hummingbirds Cindy Losekamp Friday
4/12/13

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
4/12/13

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
N202X, P218
  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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Hands on Workshop Mastering Multiple Pattern Changes Lorraine Henry Friday
4/12/13

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
N197, P213
  If you have sliced, diced, slashed and extended your patterns, and find they still don’t fit, this is the class for you. Learn the principles a More...
   
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  Saturday, April 13, 2013
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Hands on Workshop Tumbling Blocks (BYOM) Nelly Vileikis Saturday
4/13/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q230X, R246
  Optical illusions made easy! Learn the importance of value in color while building these easy 3D strip-pieced blocks. A great class for the intermed More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Embroidered Slippers Extraordinaire Cindy Losekamp Saturday
4/13/13

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
4/13/13

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 Beginner Piecing: Disappearing 9-Patch Holice Turnbow Saturday
4/13/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q233X, R249
  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 Painting with Crayons Helene Weber Saturday
4/13/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q234X, R247
  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 Free Motion All Over Designs for the True Beginner Sue Patten Saturday
4/13/13

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Q235X, R251
  NO marking, NO turning of the quilt and NO panto's needed! Learn how quickly and easily those quilts can be done using free motion. Explore design ide More...
   
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Seven Core Sewing Skills Cynthia Guffey Saturday
4/13/13

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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Creative Jacket Journey Londa Rohlfing Saturday
4/13/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q226
  The creative process is an intriguing journey. Walk through the step-by-step design and construction methods used to create some of Londa’s jack More...
   
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Crazy Quilt Pieces for Remarkable Garments and Bags Barb Callahan Saturday
4/13/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q227
  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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Don't Forget to Copyright Connie Spurlock Saturday
4/13/13

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Q228
  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 Putting on the Glitz: Hand Beading in Surface Design June Colburn Saturday
4/13/13

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Q229, R245
  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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Skirt Tactics Cynthia Guffey Saturday
4/13/13

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
4/13/13

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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Copy Cat Sewing Kathy Ruddy Saturday
4/13/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R243
  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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Demystifying Machine Embroidery: Why, What, Where and When Diane Gloystein Saturday
4/13/13

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
R244
  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 Ruffled Scarf in a Flash Stephanie Farrell Saturday
4/13/13

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
R250X
  Scarves are the perfect accessory to any outfit. Knit or crochet a ruffled scarf to jazz up your ensemble! The unique novelty yarn used allows for j More...
   
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Design for Fit Kathy Ruddy Saturday
4/13/13

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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The Great Gored Skirt Gail Yellen Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S258
  Take an in-depth look at one of the most versatile and flattering skirts around -- beautiful on all figures, easy to fit and comfortable to wear. Lear More...
   
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Mastering Measurements for Fabulous Fit Lorraine Henry Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S259
  Want the key to understanding measurement relationships? Step to the side seams, please, to find the key to altering patterns for a great fit. Accurat More...
   
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Alterations: Zipper 911 Carol Steinbrecher Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
S260
  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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Hands on Workshop Zentangle®-ing Kim Montagnese Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S261, T277X
  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 Seams Make the Difference Barb Callahan Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
S263, T279
  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 Fabric Frenzy Serger Quilt Cathy Gandy and Joyce Keske Saturday
4/13/13

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 Basic Machine Quilting Holice Turnbow Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S265, T281X
  Practice improves skill and confidence; starting with the right foot, supplies and tools useful to good machine quilting helps too. These first step More...
   
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Hands on Workshop Paintstiks® for Your Art Quilts Helene Weber Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S266, T282X
  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 Bread and Butter Dusty Farrell Saturday
4/13/13

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
S267, T283X
 

In a class packed full of everyday real-life quilting situations, Dusty shares his creative short cuts. More...

   
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Button Alternatives Cynthia Guffey Saturday
4/13/13

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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Simple Tunics and Dresses Emma Seabrooke Saturday
4/13/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T274
  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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No-Fizz Fusibles Connie Spurlock Saturday
4/13/13

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
T275
  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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