Trunk Show. Let Susan inspire you with her many quilts that she has turned into her patterns that are sold world-wide; many applique, pieced and mixed technique examples. Quantity of quilts is determined by distance of travel. Over 100 to choose from.
Me, Myself & My Quilts. 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.
Quilts are not just for beds; displaying your quilts when you've run out of beds! Susan has many quilts from the 20+ years that she has been quilting. Her degree in design has helped her fill her home with those quilts making beautiful vignettes using display pieces you probably also own. She gives ideas for tasteful vignettes that you can copy or take ideas from.
Having fun in your sewing room. Love to quilt but can't find the time? Susan can help you budget your time to include the passion you love, quilting! 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.
Classes & Workshops
Susan's Quilt-as-you-go Lap Quilts. Definitely Susan's most popular classes. Learn to make a lap size quilt that you really can make & finish in a day!!! Susan's quick & easy technique will have you sewing lap quilts for all your loved ones. (Beginner-Advanced 6 hours. A selection of Susan's lap quilt patterns will apply to this class.)
Fusible Applique. Susan's quilting passion is 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. (Beginner-Advanced. 6 hours)
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-Beginner-Advanced, working on single fabric background. 2 Day workshop-Intermediate-Advanced, Day 1 gaining accuracy of scant 1/4" seams in piecing background, Day 2 making applique.)
Contact Susan for pricing and date availability.