Sue Patten Event
August 22 - 26, 2018 at My Sewing Room
Anyone who knows Sue knows her high energy, innovative designs and techniques, and would tell you to expect the unexpected!
Sue is an award-winning longarm quilter, and has travelled the world teaching her unique and innovative styles to longarm, domestic and hand quilters alike. Sue offers a wide variety of classes for all levels of quilters, including hands-on, lecture demos, drawing classes and a trunk show.
Sue is the author of Quilting Possibilities... Freehand Filler Patterns and Adaptable Quilting Designs, as well as a designer of fabric, stencils, embroidery patterns and more. Her work has been featured in dozens of magazines and she has appeared on various TV shows including The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims and QNN TV’s Quilt It.
Always with a story to tell and a tip or trick to share, Sue’s classes are non-stop educational and fun.
Registration is now open!
Sign up for one, two or all of Sue’s classes.
Meet Sue Patten
- Meet-And-Greet Trunk Show - Wednesday, August 22 - 6:00 - 9:00
Come to this must-see, hilariously-funny trunk show, covering everything from Sue’s hand work to her world-renowned, award-winning thread art quilts.
- Tips And Tricks For True Beginners - Wednesday, August 22 - 1:00 - 4:00
This class covers mounting and floating, squaring off a quilt, manipulating fabric to prevent puckers, pleats or stress, thread tension, borders and so much more.
- Perfecting The Panto From Start To Finish - Thursday, August 23 - 10:00 - 1:00
Learn how to use pantograph patterns to finish a quilt top, how to choose the correct size of designs, position the laser, advance the quilt, fill in open spaces and more, to make your edge-to-edge quick, easy and beautiful.
- Beyond Edge-To-Edge With A Panto - Thursday, August 23 - 2:00 - 5:00
Want to take edge-to-edge quilting to the next level? Learn how to use two or more different designs, how to “chuck” the borders, handle corners and even create a log cabin quilting effect, all using pantographs.
- Ruler Work 101 - Friday, August 24 - 10:00 - 1:00
This class will teach you how to use quilting rulers safely and effectively. Discover the different styles of rulers and how they work, to choose the ones that work best to compliment different quilting styles.
- Mastering The Art Of Rulers - Friday, August 24 - 2:00 - 5:00
Learn about combining a variety of rulers to create stunning custom quilts. This class deals with block motifs, sashings and borders, and how to use rulers to create spacing for different textures and free-motion fill-ins.
- Free-Motion Possibilities - Saturday, August 25 - 10:00 - 1:00
This class is designed to inspire and to assist the beginner in becoming confident with free-motion designs and techniques. Threads, tension, batting effects, design placement and more.
- Mastering The Art Of Feathers - Saturday, August 25 - 2:00 - 5:00
Master the beloved feather. Whether you are new to quilting, or just wanting to expand your feather skills, you will learn cutting-edge fillers, creative “stipplish” spines and an all-out frenzy of new and innovative techniques.
Domestic Machine Classes
- Start With A Stencil - Sunday, August 26 - 10:00 - 1:00
Join Sue as she explores and answers the age-old question “How should I quilt this?” with her quick-and-easy stencil solutions. Fill every area of the quilt - blocks, borders, sashings and background fillers - with stencils.
- Mastering The Art Of Rulers On Your Domestic Machine - Sunday, August 26 - 2:00 - 5:00
Learn how to use a variety of different styles of rulers safely and easily on domestic sewing machines, to create edge-to-edge quilting, perfect feathers, a multitude of shapes and accurate, easy background fills.
Space is limited - register early!
The Meet-And-Greet Trunk Show is just $10.00.
All other classes are $150.00 each and include a pre-marked quilt sandwich for class stitch-outs.
PLUS, all Longarm Classes qualify for our Longarm Renter Certification - start renting our longarm machines!