Workshops and lectures

MODERN MACHINE QUILTING (6 HOURS)

I will teach you how to quilt all those tops with plenty of negative space. I believe anyone can quilt a line, even a child. You will learn to give a modern look to your quilts
with just lines and curves. With just a marking pen and a straight ruler, you will see how
easy is to achieve a modern look in your quilt.
Student level: Everyone

UNDER THE SEA (6 HOURS)

Forget about formal quilting and be prepared for a day of quilting fun. With just a few
markings and a few basic shapes which even a child can do, we will make a small quilt
with lots of fancy ornaments and creatures. At the end of the day, I will also talk to you
about my sources of inspiration.
Level: Everyone

TEA AT FIVE (4 HOURS)

Do you love coloring but are too afraid to do it on a quilt? I will discuss with you my
tricks and secrets on applying pen to fabric. On top of that we will quilt a little wall
hanging that looks like it has been pieced although no piecing or appliqué is involved. I
will also show you how different threads can make a big impact in the final result.
Level: Beginner / Intermediate

TRAPPIQUILTING (6 HOURS)

Students will learn a quick and easy way method to appliqué and “trapunto” all at the
same time. “Trapunto” doesn’t have to be boring. You will finish the day with a
beautiful and colorful mini quilt, and with a lot of texture.
Level: Beginner / Intermediate

HAPPY VILLAGE (6 HOURS)

Quilting can be fun. Forget about traditional quilting and spend the day making a
whimsical quilt. They say sky is the limit, which in this case means: no rules, no
quilting police. I will teach how I approach a whimsical mini quilt. Where and how I get
inspiration and I will give you plenty of designs that you can combine to create your
own village.
Level: Everyone

DEEP IN THE FOREST (3 HOURS)

You will make a mini whole cloth quilt. I will teach you a few basic shapes and you will
be able to create your own custom forest. This is a course to have fun while quilting. I
want my students to feel there are no rules as for as imaginary quilting is concerned.
Level: Everyone

BORDERS & SASHINGS GALORE (4 HOURS)

You will learn how to create unique borders (wide and narrow) and sashing motifs for
your quilts. With very little marking, you will learn to tackle those wide borders very
easily. You will leave the class with plenty of designs to try on your next quilt.
Level: Beginner / Intermediate