Having Fun In Your Sewing Room, Trunk Show. Love to quilt but can't find the time? Susan can help you budget your time to include the passion you love, quilting! While showing her own quilts she discusses choosing the right projects, setting up your sewing room or area, storage, plus other household tasks such as cooking and cleaning. Just a few minutes each day will produce quilts that you and your family will treasure.
Me, Myself & My Quilts, Trunk Show. Learn how Susan started sewing at a young age, how she started quilting & then eventually started her quilt pattern business. She explains how she designs her quilts, where she gets her inspiration from and how she sells her quilting patterns world-wide. Specific trunk show of key quilts from Susan's pattern business, Suzn Quilts, are included.
Little Dresden Plates. Join in the fun making Susan's adorable Tiny & Mini Dresden Plate blocks. Susan will give you the skills to make each block perfect. It's not hard with the right tools and techniques. Choose either her Tiny Dresden Series, letting each participant choose their own month, or choose another of Susan's patterns containing little Dresden plate blocks.
3 hour, half-day class will include Dresden Plate assembly techniques only
(3 hour class must be combined with lecture or another full-day class.)
6 hour, full-day class will include putting Dresden plate blocks into quilts
Susan's Quilt-as-you-go Quilts. Some of Susan's most popular patterns. Learn to make a table runner or lap size quilt that you really can make & finish in a day!!! Susan's quick & easy technique will have you sewing & finishing quilts for all your loved ones.
6 hours. A selection of Susan's table runner & lap quilt patterns will apply to this class.
Fusible Applique. Be inspired with the right tools and threads, using her quick & easy techniques to make fusible applique your new favorite technique. You will make a runner that will prepare you for larger applique endeavors.
Free-Form Fusible Applique: A River Runs Through It. Starting with a basket of fused fabrics, create a garden of beauty with your imagination being your only limit. Each student will create their own masterpiece.
6 hour class working on a single fabric background.
2 Day workshop-Intermediate-Advanced, Day 1 gaining accuracy of scant 1/4" seams in piecing background, Day 2 making applique.