Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Copyright © 2021
Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Inc. Founded January 1936
Workshop Information Workshop fee: Member $60, Non-member $75, two day workshops $120/$150. Non-member registration for Fall workshops will open August 1, 2021. See “withdrawal from class” policy. “As a club, we are so lucky to be able to attract top-notch quilt instructors. Consider registering for a class that takes you out of your comfort zone. You won’t regret it.” Donna Schalge, President 2017-2021

We are proud to offer an exciting lineup of teachers and workshops for 2021-2022..

As more workshop info becomes available, it will be posted.

2021-2022 Workshops

September 2021

September 24 - Ruth Ohol - Designing Borders

Our very own award winning member, Ruth Ohol, has generously agreed to return to share some of the design techniques for her spectacular borders! This workshop is a design class. No sewing machine is required. The class will cover how to plan and execute border design and the discussion will revolve around pieced, appliqué and quilt design, as well as stencil use. Supply List

September 25 - Ruth Ohol - Marking Quilts

So many quilters use just one method to mark a quilt for quilting. When that method won’t work, they are stumped and as a result, the quilting and finishing of the quilt suffers. This class will cover a myriad of methods for marking that will solve almost any marking dilemma. Supply List

October 2021

October 15: Chris Wickert - Basic Silk Applique

In this one-day class directions for making templates, appliquéing (prepared edge, NOT needle turn!), beading, and quilting will be given. Special emphasis will be on making 1/8” vines. The pattern for this 14 inch silk floral pillow is adapted (with permission) from a design by Deborah Kemball. Class Kit ($30.00) Required: The kit ($30.00) to make the silk pillow is available for purchase directly from Chris Wickert. Please let Chris know if kit is needed by 10/8/2021 . Please pay cash or with a check (made out to Christine Wickert). The kit includes the pattern and all materials needed except the pillow backing, binding, and pillow form. You may also choose to buy the pattern only (available for $9.00). If you buy only the pattern you will need to purchase your own silk fabrics and beads, as well as embroidery floss, backing, binding and pillow form. Supply List

October 16: Chris Wickert - Advanced Applique

In this appliqué class students will use either silk or cotton fabrics to make any of the blocks featured in Deborah Kemball’s pattern pack entitled Floral Abundance Quilt. Chris will use one of the blocks in the book to demonstrate the following techniques: pattern transfer techniques prepared edge (NOT needle turn!) appliqué attaching skinny stems to other skinny stems making very small ovals and circles making leaves and flower pedals with narrow points sequencing layered appliqué embroidery stitches such as detached button hole, couched running stitch, French knot echo quilting Supply List

November 2021

November 12: Fall Migration with Sue Donovan & Beth Kelly

Sue Donovan Beth Kelly

January 2022

January 13: Demo Derby

February 2022

February 11: Spring Fling Mystery Quilt with Janet Root

Membe rs only, the project will not be announced. It is a “mystery.” Do check the supply list so that you are prepared. I

March 2022

March 11: Lydia Middaugh - Wool Applique

March 12: Lydia Middaugh - Wool Applique Design

April 2022

April 15 & 16 (two day workshop): Pat Pauly - Printing on Textiles

A sought-after lecturer and teacher in contemporary fiber arts, Pat Pauly shares her wealth of knowledge from decades of working in design. Her work is recognized nationally and internationally for her work that evokes natural forms that are bold and graphic. Her art quilts have been featured in numerous publications and exhibitions. Her workshops focus on design and technique, as well as when to apply the rules, and when to toss them out. Pat Pauly’s studio is in Rochester, New York. Join Pat Pauly in learning the basics of printing on fabric. We’ll be using thickened dye to learn color mixing, application with tools from scrapers to rollers, and various ways to print on cloth. From Monoprints to stenciling, take a plain white fabric and make it sing with color, shape and l ine. Info and Supply List

CLASS & WORKSHOP REFUND POLICY:

1. Should a participant need to withdraw from a GVQC workshop, class, the participant must contact the Registrar by phone as soon as possible. Full refund will be made if the withdrawal is made at least 30 days prior to the workshop. 2. If a participant withdraws less than 30 days prior to the workshop the following procedure will be followed: a. If there is a waiting list, • The Registrar will notify the first person on the list and the cancelling participant. The cancelling participant will then contact the replacement to arrange financial reimbursement. b. If there is no waiting list It is the cancelling registrant’s responsibility to find a replacement and notify the Registrar when that has happened. • Financial arrangements are the responsibility of the two parties involved. c. If no replacement can be found, the Registrar must be notified and the cancelling registrant will be issued a voucher good for the amount paid for the cancelled class to be used within 6-months for another class. d. If a GVQC member has used a scholarship to take the cancelled class, the voucher will be in the amount paid for the class, minus the $50 scholarship. • Said scholarship may be used for another class within that fiscal year. 3. If it becomes necessary for GVQC to cancel a workshop, the participant will receive a refund equal to the amount they paid for the workshop.
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Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club , Copyright ©2021
Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Inc. Founded January 1936
Workshop Information Workshop fee: Member $60, Non-member $75, two day workshops $120/$150. Non-member registration for Fall workshops will open August 1, 2021. See “withdrawal from class” policy. “As a club, we are so lucky to be able to attract top-notch quilt instructors. Consider registering for a class that takes you out of your comfort zone. You won’t regret it.” Donna Schalge, President 2017-2021

We are proud to offer an exciting lineup of teachers

and workshops for 2021-2022..

As more workshop info becomes available, it will be

posted.

2021-2022

Workshops

September 2021

September 24 - Ruth Ohol - Designing

Borders

Our very own award winning member, Ruth Ohol, has generously agreed to return to share some of the design techniques for her spectacular borders! This workshop is a design class. No sewing machine is required. The class will cover how to plan and execute border design and the discussion will revolve around pieced, appliqué and quilt design, as well as stencil use. Supply List

September 25 - Ruth Ohol - Marking Quilts

So many quilters use just one method to mark a quilt for quilting. When that method won’t work, they are stumped and as a result, the quilting and finishing of the quilt suffers. This class will cover a myriad of methods for marking that will solve almost any marking dilemma. Supply List

October 2021

October 15: Chris Wickert - Basic Silk

Applique

In this one-day class directions for making templates, appliquéing (prepared edge, NOT needle turn!), beading, and quilting will be given. Special emphasis will be on making 1/8” vines. The pattern for this 14 inch silk floral pillow is adapted (with permission) from a design by Deborah Kemball. Class Kit ($30.00) Required: The kit ($30.00) to make the silk pillow is available for purchase directly from Chris Wickert. Please let Chris know if kit is needed by 10/8/2021 . Please pay cash or with a check (made out to Christine Wickert). The kit includes the pattern and all materials needed except the pillow backing, binding, and pillow form. You may also choose to buy the pattern only (available for $9.00). If you buy only the pattern you will need to purchase your own silk fabrics and beads, as well as embroidery floss, backing, binding and pillow form. Supply List

October 16: Chris Wickert - Advanced

Applique

In this appliqué class students will use either silk or cotton fabrics to make any of the blocks featured in Deborah Kemball’s pattern pack entitled Floral Abundance Quilt. Chris will use one of the blocks in the book to demonstrate the following techniques: pattern transfer techniques prepared edge (NOT needle turn!) appliqué attaching skinny stems to other skinny stems making very small ovals and circles making leaves and flower pedals with narrow points sequencing layered appliqué embroidery stitches such as detached button hole, couched running stitch, French knot echo quilting Supply List

November 2021

November 12: Fall

Migration with Sue

Donovan & Beth Kelly

Sue Donovan Beth Kelly

January 2022

January 13: Demo Derby

February 2022

February 11: Spring Fling Mystery Quilt

with Janet Root

Membe rs only, the project will not be announced. It is a “mystery.” Do check the supply list so that you are prepared. I

March 2022

March 11: Lydia Middaugh - Wool Applique

March 12: Lydia Middaugh - Wool Applique

Design

April 2022

April 15 & 16 (two day

workshop): Pat Pauly -

Printing on Textiles

A sought-after lecturer and teacher in contemporary fiber arts, Pat Pauly shares her wealth of knowledge from decades of working in design. Her work is recognized nationally and internationally for her work that evokes natural forms that are bold and graphic. Her art quilts have been featured in numerous publications and exhibitions. Her workshops focus on design and technique, as well as when to apply the rules, and when to toss them out. Pat Pauly’s studio is in Rochester, New York. Join Pat Pauly in learning the basics of printing on fabric. We’ll be using thickened dye to learn color mixing, application with tools from scrapers to rollers, and various ways to print on cloth. From Monoprints to stenciling, take a plain white fabric and make it sing with color, shape and l ine. Info and Supply List

CLASS & WORKSHOP REFUND POLICY:

1. Should a participant need to withdraw from a GVQC workshop, class, the participant must contact the Registrar by phone as soon as possible. Full refund will be made if the withdrawal is made at least 30 days prior to the workshop. 2. If a participant withdraws less than 30 days prior to the workshop the following procedure will be followed: a. If there is a waiting list, The Registrar will notify the first person on the list and the cancelling participant. The cancelling participant will then contact the replacement to arrange financial reimbursement. b. If there is no waiting list It is the cancelling registrant’s responsibility to find a replacement and notify the Registrar when that has happened. Financial arrangements are the responsibility of the two parties involved. c. If no replacement can be found, the Registrar must be notified and the cancelling registrant will be issued a voucher good for the amount paid for the cancelled class to be used within 6-months for another class. d. If a GVQC member has used a scholarship to take the cancelled class, the voucher will be in the amount paid for the class, minus the $50 scholarship. Said scholarship may be used for another class within that fiscal year. 3. If it becomes necessary for GVQC to cancel a workshop, the participant will receive a refund equal to the amount they paid for the workshop.
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