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HANDI QUILTER 3-DAY EVENT


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3-DAY HANDI QUILTER EVENT
 
We are excited to announce our Fall Handi Quilter 3-Day Event (Sep. 22-24, 2016). Handi Quilter, The Sewing Center, and Superior Threads are combining our knowledge of quilting techniques, thread education, and computer skills to offer you a wealth of information and an enjoyable experience. Please note the registration link below. Each class is $45. However, if you sign up for all six classes, it's only $225 (one class is free!).
 
Classes will be held at the Sewing and Quilting Center of Southern Utah
779 S Bluff Street, St. George, UT 84770  
435-628-4069 
info@utahsewingcenter.com
 
Thursday, Sept 22
 
8:30 am to 11:30 am - FANCY FOOTWORK
            Couching with a variety of threads and yarns.
            Echo quilting in a variety of widths.
            Quilting around surface embellishments.
            Using the Echo Feet with rulers and templates.
            Creating grids and crosshatching.
 
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm - YOU CAN DO THAT ON A LONGARM?
            "Slap-li-que"
            Couching and embellishment
            Creating chenille
            Strip piecing quilting as you go
            Applying binding with a longarm
Friday, Sept. 23
 
8:30 am to 11:30 am - START SIMPLE, EXPAND TO AMAZING
            Using stencils and templates to begin a design
            Expanding block designs into sashing and borders
            Repeating designs for special effects
            Fillers and embellishments to enhance a design
            Making your own stencils
 
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm - CROSSOVER QUILTING: MODERN MEETS TRADITIONAL
            Identifying modern designs
            Geometric quilting designs
            Concentric circles
            Using wave rulers for special effects
            Tile edge-to-edge designs
Saturday, Sept 24
 
8:30 am to 11:30 am - INTRODUCTION TO THE HQ PRO-STITCHER
            Overview of menu and basic functions
            Working with built-in designs; importing, saving and            customizing designs.
            Resizing and repeating to fit a specific area
            Handling thread breaks
            Creating, cropping and nesting edge-to-edge designs
 
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm - MOVING ON WITH THE HQ PRO-STITCHER - If you are not familiar with the Pro-Stitcher, we suggest you take the Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher at 8:30 before taking this class.
            Placing borders, corners and triangles
            Skew 1 and Skew 2
            Chunking
            Wrapping and off-setting edge-to-edge designs
            Simulation
 
We will be offering special prices on Handi Quilter Machines and Notions. 
 
 Space is limited, so please register soon.  
 
 To register go to:
http://www.utahsewingcenter.com/handi-quilter-class-schedule
 
 
Earlier Event: September 21
WACKY WEDNESDAY - Tote Bag
Later Event: September 28
WACKY WEDNESDAY - Gift Card Holder