Libby Lehman is an internationally recognized quilter famous for her thread work. She is the author of Threadplay with Libby Lehman and her quilt Joy Ride was chosen as one of the Best 100 American Quilts of the 20th Century. Libby shows you some great stitches for enhancing your quilts.
Barbara Persing is a longarm machine quilter, author, and pattern designer. In this series of classes, Barbara will introduce you to the four simple steps that will help you choose the best quilting for your quilt.
Take the Steps to Longarm Success: You get the basics, the tips and techniques of long arm quilting from Quilting Star Linda V. Taylor. Linda is an award-winner, entrepreneur, and quilting legend and understands how to get you started with this amazing tool for quilting. Non-long arm quilters will also benefit from these lessons.
Cheryl Lynch - quilter, pattern designer, author, and teacher - has found a creative way to preserve her memories through wonderful embellished folding fiber books. Cheryl will teach you her methods for creating your own books.
Join author and designer Christine Barnes (The Quilter’s Color Club) as she demystifies color and shows you how to choose and combine fabrics—“magic fabrics”—to create special effects like luminosity, transparency, luster, and opalescence.
Helen Gibb, a native of Australia now residing in the United States, has been designing in the craft and needle art industry since 1985. Helen teaches ribbonwork throughout the world and is the author of a number of books. Helen has designed a 1920s style postcard project with small ribbon flowers, bows, and lace that will also work for many of your other sewing projects.
Here is a technique you have wanted to learn and will start using right away. Top teacher Nancy Prince will walk you through the skills and thrills of thread painting. You are going to love the process and the projects you will create.
Chief designer and creative force behind Kaleidoscope Kreator, Jeanie is known for her ability to simplify complex concepts for beginners and advanced learners alike. Join her as she guides you from the camera to the computer and on to printing on fabric.
Learn how to make a sampler quilt with Laura Nownes. We will teach you everything you need to know to make a quilt top, from fabric selection to assembly. You will learn about nine-patches, pinwheels, sawtooth stars, log cabins, and quarter square triangles.
Laura Wasilowski and Frieda Anderson from the Chicago School of Fusing teach you the basics of fusing. You'll learn how to transfer patterns to fabric, free cut fabric shapes, create woven collages, and much, much more. These techniques can be used to create two patterns, Birds and Flowers from Laura and Prairie Flowers from Frieda.
Join us on a new 12-month quilting journey as we bring you a fabulous quilt designed especially for TQS by Sarah Vedeler. Sedona Star is a spectacular medallion quilt that features a beautiful center star surrounded by a charming array of appliqué elements.
Lauren, an accomplished artist and doll maker, is the author of Fabric Embellishing – The Basics & Beyond. In her Fabric Fancification class she will guide you through embellishing a small quilt. In Drawing Faces on Fabric, Lauren will walk you through the steps necessary to draw whimsical faces on fabric.
Join fiber artist Lea McComas as she help to expands your creative quilting journey with classes focusing on the use of different techniques and mediums. Known primarily as an art quilter, Lea has gained international recognition for her thread work portraits.