If you'll be at International Quilt Market in St. Louis, MO later this month, make sure to stop by our schoolhouse sessions, held throughout the day on Thursday May 18th in Room #131!
See the full schedule below:
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Sew-A-Thon with Lucy and Ollie!
Join Valori and her studio cats Lucy & Ollie for creative happenings, fun teachable moments, and social media inspiration. Come see the projects, and leave with full plans for your store activities!
11:35 am - 12:05 pm
Reef, a new collection from Elizabeth Hartman
Come see new quilts and patterns by Elizabeth Hartman, all featuring her new print collection, Reef. With its range of gorgeous colors and patchwork-perfect prints, Reef will make an excellent addition to any fabric stash!
12:10 pm - 12:40 pm
Panache - New fabric by Rebecca Bryan
Come see Rebecca Bryan's debut fabric line, Panache. Explore the playful palettes and wide variety of options for quilt patterns.
12:45 pm - 1:15 pm
Blake - New knits by Carolyn Friedlander
Take the mystery out of sewing with knits! Carolyn Friedlander shares a curated list of patterns to pair with her knit collection, Blake, plus the best class-friendly projects. Don’t miss a first look at new quilt patterns.
1:20 pm - 1:50 pm
New from Darlene Zimmerman - Windowsill Garden
Explore Darlene Zimmerman’s collection of 1930’s feedsack flowers with her new line, ‘Windowsill Garden.’ Learn the history of embroidery and redwork and to expand shop offerings using these panels and their coordinates.
2:55 pm - 3:25 pm
New Violet Craft patterns + tricks to increase sales
SNEAK PEEK! Be the first to see Violet’s NEW abstractions pattern. Plus, increase your shop sales by learning how to recolor and kit Violet’s quilt patterns to target your customer base!
We hope to see you there!
Yippee! Fall '16 Quilt Market is coming up quickly, so we wanted to let you know about the 6 amazing Schoolhouse Sessions we'll be hosting - you won't want to miss it!
If you'll be at Fall '16 Quilt Market, make sure to stop by one (or all) of our Schoolhouse Sessions in room 372D on Friday, October 28th!
We can't wait to see you there! Mark your calendars!
See you there!
We're so excited! Spring '16 Quilt Market is just around the corner, and we've got some pretty awesome things going on, including our 7 schoolhouse sessions!
If you are attending Spring '16 Quilt Market, make sure to stop by one (or all) of our Schoolhouse Sessions in room 255B on Thursday, May 19th!
We look forward to seeing you there! Check out the full schedule below and mark your calendars! All sessions are in Room 255B on Thursday, May 19th.
11:00-11:30 || Elizabeth Hartman || Paintbox Basics
Strike a balance between bright hues and soft neutrals with Elizabeth Hartman's new fabric collection 'Paintbox Basics.' See NEW patterns + learn how to strategically use your saturated prints effectively!
11:35-12:05 || Heather Jones || Color Dash
Introducing Heather Jones' debut fabric collection 'Color Dash,' Kona Coordinating stash-builder basics inspired by sketches. Each design has an organic, hand-drawn quality, full of variations. Plus, NEW quilt patterns!
12:10-12:40 || Valori Wells || Marks - Bringing Block Printing to Fabric Design
See Valori and Jean Wells' first collaborative fabric collection 'Marks.' This group captures the freedom of the outdoors with hand-carved block printed designs. Plus NEW patterns, projects + ideas for in-store support!
12:45-1:15 || Carolyn Friedlander || Exploring Euclid on Essex Linen - Projects + Possibilities
See Carolyn Friedlander's new fabric collection 'Euclid,' printed on Essex Linen. This versatile collection is a cross platform opportunity, working seamlessly in quilts, garments, backs and more! Plus NEW patterns by Carolyn!
1:20-1:50 || Angela Walters || Beyond Backs
Extra-wide fabric is not JUST for backing quilts. Angels Walters shares quilt patterns focusing on extra-wide fabrics, plus tips to up-sell wide backs in your shop! Turn 'backings' into 'training wheels for quilting!'
2:35-2:50 || McKenna Ryan || Dive in to Discover McKenna Ryan's Tigerfish!
McKenna Ryan presents her new fabric collection Tigerfish, a fresh and fun textural batik line! Allow McKenna to take you from land to sea!
2:55-3:25 || Julie Herman || Color in the Shapes with Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts
Experience the joy of Jaybird Quilts patterns in a new & delightful form! Plan your next quilt, contemplate your fabric choices or just play with color to your heart's content. New designs featuring Robert Kaufman fabrics.
Can't wait to see you all there!