Workshops

Betweens

Betweens are short demos of about 15 – 20 minutes held after adjournment of the afternoon meeting and at 6:40 before the evening meeting.  Information regarding the future Betweens topics and presenters are posted in the newsletter and on our Facebook page.

Ideas for topics can be shared with anyone on the workshop committee or sent to workshops@parksvillequilthousequilters.com

Workshops

Black Sheep Block Party Quilt

Black Sheep Block Party Quilt

This workshop will be online utilizing the Zoom professional account of the presenter Brandy Maslowski.

Date and Time:  July 29, 2020.  Sign on starts at 8:30 am.  Workshop begins at 9:00 am until 4:00 pm.

Location:  In your home...select a location where you can sew all day, have a power connection for your laptop or iPad.

This quilt is suitable to those with a beginner level of quilting.  Instructions on piecing, and on organizing the quilt design will be provided.  Brandy will provide opportunities for beginners to ask questions while providing a fun day for the more experienced quilter as well. The finished quilt will be approximately 32” by 36”, but can be larger if you choose.

Cost:  $33.00.  This includes $8.00 for a mandatory PDF pattern.  The pattern will be emailed to you a few days before the workshop.

Registration and payment for this class must be completed between June 22 and July 22.  We need to close registrations one week ahead of the actual workshop to allow time for the PDF pattern to be sent out and provide time for Pre-class preparation.

Registration: for non-Guild members will have a $5.00 surcharge (Total $38.00) and will not begin until July 6th to allow time for Guild members to register.

The class size will be limited to 27, and a wait list will be created. Please register using the Online Workshops Registration formShirley Coleman or Ruth Stewart will contact you by email or phone to organize payment (e-transfer, cheque, or cash).

Usually payment for a workshop is due when you register, but in these unusual times, we will be extending the payment timeline to a few days, but must be received before July 22.

Special COVID-19 message: Any in-person contact for payment will abide with the Health restrictions in place so flexibility is needed so please call in advance.

Supply List for Black Sheep Block Party Quilt

Corner Beam Day

Date and Time:  August 14, 2020. Sign on starts at 8:30 am. Workshop begins at 9:00 am until 4:00 pm.

Sorry, but this workshop has been cancelled.

Accidental Landscape (currently the workshop is full)

Accidental Landscape Quilt 1 Accidental Landscape Quilt 2

Learn to make simple yet effective landscapes, whether it is of a beach, meadow or a winter scene. Using gentle curves and top stitching these small landscapes are fun and easy to make. Whether you embellish or not you will have a beautiful landscape at the end of the class. You will be learning a wonderful technique that can be used in many other quilt designs.

Instructor: Susan McGregor

Date and time: September 19, 2020 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Place: St. Marks Anglican Church, 138 Hoylake Road, Qualicum Beach, BC

Cost: $40.00. An optional $10.00 for an embellishment kit to be paid to the instructor.

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Sunset Pine

The small wall hanging is approximately 16 inches by 23 inches. It depicts a beautiful pine tree in autumn Joyce recalls from Ontario. This project can be completed in one day.

Sunset Pine Wall Hanging

Instructor: Our Guild member, Joyce McLellan

Date: October 3, 2020 (dependent on the Public Health advisory we are hopeful this small group will be permitted.)

Time: 9:00 am set-up; workshop 9:30 am until 4:00 pm

Place: St. Marks Anglican Church, 138 Hoylake Road, Qualicum Beach (Please enter using the Office door)

Cost: $50.00

We will be accepting registrations beginning May 26.

Please register using the Online Workshops Registration form.  Shirley Coleman or Ruth Stewart will contact you by email to organize payment by cheque, cash or E-transfer.

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For More Information or to Make Suggestions:

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