Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club © 2019
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 1st.  “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

2019-2020 Workshops

September 2019

September 13: Ruth Ohol - Beginning Ruler Work (domestic machines) Rulers   have   long   been   a   staple   in   the   long-arm   quilter’s   bag-of-tricks.   Ruth   will   concentrate   on   work   that   can   be   done   on   a   domestic   machine using   a   straight   ruler,   circle   rulers   and   some   specialty   rulers.      Students can   bring   as   many   ruler s   as   they   like   or   make   the   purchasing   decision after seeing how they are u sed.  Supply List September 14: Ruth Ohol - Tips, Tricks and Techniques This   is   a   technique   class   showcasing   some   of   Ruth’s   best   machine   techniques.      She   has   designed the quilt pictured (47” x 57”) to demonstrate the following: Easy mitered blocks using purchased or pieced stripes Curved  piecing (Drunkard’s path block) Appliqué stems by machine Curved edge Dresden plate blocks Using Omnigrid triangle rulers to  improve your patchwork Quilt edge co rrections Supply List

October 2019

October 25:  Cindy Grisdela - Improve Puzzle Blocks C reate   Improv   Log   Cabin   blocks   in   a   variety   of sizes    and    put    them     together    into    a    unique composition   --   like   a   jigsaw   puzzle.      There’s   no measuring    or    precise    cutting    and    each    quilt will   be   unique.      We   will   discuss   color   choices and   using   simple   design   principles   to   create   an original dynamic composition. Supply List October 26: Cindy Grisdela - Modern Retro Circles Wallhanging Combine   solids   and   low   volume   black   and   white   prints   to   create   a   modern   improv   circle   quilt   with   a   mid-century   modern   feel.      The   curved   piecing   in this   quilt   is   easy   to   stitch,   and   the   technique   can   be   used   in   many   different ways.  This wall hanging is 29” w x 39” h. Supply List

November 2019 

November 14: After Meeting Workshop with Laura Little, own er of Just Threads Stitching   Fun   -   Bring   your   own   sewing   machine   to   meeting   to   take   advantage   of   this   excellent opportunity!      This   class   is   designed   so   the   participant   can   sample and    learn    about    some    specialty    threads    discussed    in    Laura’s lecture    while    making    a    small    wall    hanging    or    table    topper.      Participants   are   encouraged   to   add   their   own   creativity   to   the project    so    it    may    or    may    not    look    like    the    samples.        The emphasis   of   the   class   will   to   experience   using   different   threads not the end product.  Thursday,   November   14   (after   the   meeting)   -   1:30pm   -   4:30pm.     Class limited to 20. Class Fee $30 (applies to purchase of thread during the class) Registration Form   (turn in at Oct meeting, or register at the October meeting) Supply List November 15: Fall Migration with Beth Kelly and Sue Donovam   (members only at this time) Sue   and   Beth   are   offering   two   very   different   projects,.      Beth:   a   no-tear- out   freezer   paper   piecing   and   Sue:   a   strip   piecing   project   using   a   jelly   roll   or pre cut strips - maybe even strips from your stash. Beth Kelly:  New York Beauty: No-tear-out Freezer Paper Piecing New   York   Beauty   blocks   are   attention   getters   and   labors   of   love.   All those   perfect   points.   Paper   piecing.   Tearing   out   all   that   paper.   Time   and   a toll   on   the   hands.   But   it   doesn’t   have   to   be,   if   you   use   freezer   paper   piecing   and   the   No-tear-out method   instead.   The   freezer   paper   is   your   reusable   template   and   there’s   no   need   to   reduce   the stitch   length   on   your   machine.   Learn   this   method   while   making   the   four New   York   Beauty   blocks   used   as   the   center   medallion   in   the   example.   Each block   finishes   at   8”   square.   Learn   how   to   design   your   own   freezer   paper pieced blocks to complement the center medallion. A   $4.00   materials   fee,   payable   to   the   instructor,   provides   you   with   a set of pre-printed freezer paper sheets for all the arcs in the four blocks. Supply List Sue   Donovan:      Jelly   roll   and   fat   quarter   friendly,   and   strip   pieced.      Finished   size   55”   x 6 1.”   Made   with   equal   number   of   4   values,   Dark,   Medium   Dark,   Medium   Light,   and   Light,   this   can also   be   totally   scrappy,   a   stash   buster!      Check   the   supply   list   for   all   the   details.      Starting   with   strips cut   and   sorted   by   values,   you   can   get   right   to   work   and   go   home   with   a   lot   of   the   quilt   top completed. Supply List

January 2020

January 9: Demo Derby (club program at 12:00 noon)

February 2020

February 14:  Spring Fling Mystery Quilt with Janet Root Membe rs    only,    the    project    will    not    be announced.      It   is   a   “mystery.”      Lunch   provided.     Do check the supply list so that you are prepared. Approximately 40” x 54”.  Supply List

March 2020

March 13:  Marlous Carter - Walk About Tote Learn   how   to   make   a   fun   tote   with   outside   pockets,   a   welted   pocket   with   optional   inserted   zipper and a boxed bottom. Pattern cost $9.00 - collected at time of workshop. NOTE:   You   will   not   have   the   pattern   prior   to   the   worksh op,   please   print   the   supply   list    and   complete all cutting and prep work prior to class. Supply List

April 2020

April 3 and 4 (2 day s): Pat Pauly - Printing Fabric 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   line.   You’ll     leave   with   five   yards   of   unique and    colorful    fabric    that    you’ll    finish    washing    at home.   This   cloth   is   pe rfect   for   makin g   quilts, clothing  or art w orks. Supply List

May 2020

May 15 and 16 (2-days): Cynthia Neeedham - Linen Ladies Workshop My   passion   is   turning   vintage   linens   into   whole   cloth   quilts.      I   love   being   able   to   create   something “new”   out   of   something   old.      It   seems   that   every   one   has   a   few   old   linens   and   laces   tucked   away that they just never know what to do with. I   am   offering   this   one-of-a-kind workshop   to   help   you   create   your own   unique   heirloom.      This   is   a   fun   and   creative workshop   and   I   guarantee   that   you    will   b ecome an addict, as I have, creating these beautiful quilts . Supply List

Workshop Registration

www.patpauly.com www.cindyneedham.com www.marlousdesigns.com Online Registration Online Registration Online Registration Print PDF Form Print PDF Form Print PDF Form
REFUND   POLICY:      Should   you   need   to   withdraw   from   a   workshop,   contact   the   Registrar   by   phone   only at   585-586-8708.      Full   refund   will   be   made   if   withdrawal   is   made   30   days   prior   to   the   workshop.      If   you withdraw   less   than   30   days   prior   to   the   workshop   and   your   seat   cannot   be   filled   by   someone   on   the waiting   list,   it   will   be   your   respnsibility   to   find   a   replacement   and   sell   your   seat   to   her/him.      Please   let the registrar know who will be taking your place so that the class list can be updated.
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club ©2019
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition
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 1st.  “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

2019-2020

Workshops

September 2019

September     13:     Ruth     Ohol     -     Beginning     Ruler     Work (domestic machines) Rulers   have   long   been   a   staple   in the   long-arm   quilter’s   bag-of-tricks.   Ruth   will   concentrate   on   work   that can      be      done      on      a      domestic machine     using     a     straight     ruler, circle    rulers    and    some    specialty rulers.      Students   can   bring   as   many ruler s    as    they    like    or    make    the purchasing     decision     after     seeing how they are u sed.  Supply List September 14: Ruth Ohol - Tips, Tricks and Techniques This   is   a   technique   class   showcasing   some   of   Ruth’s   best machine   techniques.      She   has   designed   the   quilt   pictured (47” x 57”) to demonstrate the following: Easy mitered blocks using purchased or pieced stripes Curved  piecing (Drunkard’s path block) Appliqué stems by machine Curved edge Dresden plate blocks Using     Omnigrid     triangle     rulers     to      improve     your patchwork Quilt edge co rrections Supply List

October 2019

October 25:  Cindy Grisdela - Improve Puzzle Blocks C reate   Improv   Log   Cabin   blocks   in a    variety    of    sizes    and    put    them   together   into   a   unique   composition --   like   a   jigsaw   puzzle.      There’s   no measuring    or    precise    cutting    and each   quilt   will be         unique.           We                will discuss     color choices      and      using      simple      design principles   to   create   an   original   dynamic composition. Supply List October     26:     Cindy     Grisdela     -     Modern     Retro     Circles Wallhanging Combine   solids   and   low   volume   black   and   white   prints   to create   a   modern    improv   circle   quilt   with a   mid-century   modern   feel.      The   curved piecing   in   this   quilt   is   easy   to   stitch,   and the    technique    can    be    used    in    many different   ways.      This   wall   hanging   is   29” w x 39” h. Supply List

November 2019 

November   14:   After   Meeting   Workshop   with   Laura   Little, own er of Just Threads Stitching   Fun   -   Bring   your   own   sewing   machine   to   meeting to   take   advantage   of   this   excellent   opportunity!      This   class   is designed    so    the    participant can   sample   and   learn   about some         specialty         threads discussed    in    Laura’s    lecture while     making     a     small     wall hanging      or      table      topper.        Participants    are    encouraged to   add   their   own   creativity   to the   project   so   it   may   or   may   not   look   like   the   samples.      The emphasis    of    the    class    will    to    experience    using    different threads not the end product.  Thursday,    November    14    (after    the    meeting)    -    1:30pm    - 4:30pm.  Class limited to 20. Class    Fee    $30    (applies    to    purchase    of    thread    during    the class) Registration   Form      (turn   in   at   Oct   meeting,   or   register   at   the October meeting) Supply List November    15:    Fall    Migration    with    Beth    Kelly    and    Sue Donovam   (members only at this time) Sue    and    Beth    are    offering    two very    different    projects,.        Beth:    a    no- tear-out    freezer    paper    piecing    and Sue:   a   strip   piecing   project   using   a   jelly roll    or    pre    cut    strips    -    maybe    even strips from your stash. Beth   Kelly:      New   York   Beauty:   No-tear-out   Freezer Paper Piecing New    York    Beauty    blocks    are    attention    getters    and labors    of    love.    All    those    perfect    points.    Paper    piecing. Tearing   out   all   that   paper.   Time   and   a   toll   on   the   hands.   But it    doesn’t    have    to    be,    if    you    use freezer    paper    piecing    and    the    No- tear-out       method       instead.       The freezer      paper      is      your      reusable template    and    there’s    no    need    to reduce    the    stitch    length    on    your machine.    Learn    this    method    while making    the    four    New    York    Beauty blocks   used   as   the   center   medallion in   the   example.   Each   block   finishes   at   8”   square.   Learn   how to     design     your     own     freezer     paper     pieced     blocks     to complement the center medallion. A    $4.00    materials    fee,    payable    to    the    instructor, provides   you   with   a   set   of   pre-printed   freezer   paper   sheets for all the arcs in the four blocks. Supply List Sue   Donovan:      Jelly   roll   and   fat   quarter   friendly, and strip pieced.  Finished size 55” x 6 1.”   Made   with   equal   number   of   4   values,   Dark,   Medium Dark,    Medium    Light,    and    Light,    this    can    also    be    totally scrappy,   a   stash   buster!      Check   the   supply   list   for   all   the details.      Starting   with   strips   cut   and sorted   by   values,   you   can   get   right   to work   and   go   home   with   a   lot   of   the quilt top completed. Supply List

January 2020

January    9: Demo        Derby (club program at 12:00 noon)

February

2020

February 14:  Spring Fling Mystery Quilt with Janet Root Membe rs   only,   the   project   will   not   be   announced.      It   is a   “mystery.”      Lunch   provided.      Do   check   the   supply   list   so that you are prepared. Approximately 40” x 54”.  Supply List

March

2020

March                13:                  Marlous   Carter   -   Walk   About Tote Learn   how   to   make   a   fun   tote   with   outside   pockets,   a   welted pocket with optional inserted zipper and a boxed bottom. Pattern cost $9.00 - collected at time of workshop. NOTE:   You   will   not   have   the   pattern   prior   to   the   worksh op, please   print   the   supply   list    and   complete all cutting and prep work prior to class. Supply List

April 2020

April    3    and    4    (2    day s):    Pat    Pauly    - P   r   i   n   t   i   n   g     Fabric 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   line.   You’ll      leave   with   five   yards o    f      unique    and    colorful    fabric    that    you’ll finish    washing    at    home.    This    cloth    is pe rfect   for   makin g   quilts,   clothing    or   art w orks. Supply List

May 2020

May    15    and    16    (2-days):    Cynthia    Neeedham    -    Linen Ladies Workshop My      passion      is      turning vintage   linens   into   whole   cloth quilts.            I love   being   able to        create s   o   m   e   t   h   i   n   g     “new”   out   of   something   old.      It   seems   that   every   one   has   a few   old   linens   and   laces   tucked   away   that   they   just   never know what to do with. I   am   offering   this   one-of-a-kind   workshop   to   help   you   create your    own    unique    heirloom.        This    is    a    fun    and    creative workshop   and   I   guarantee   that   you    will   b ecome   an   addict,   as I have, creating these beautiful quilts . Supply List
www.marlousdesigns.com www.cindyneedham.com

Workshop Registration

www.patpauly.com Online Registration Online Registration Online Registration Print PDF Form Print PDF Form Print PDF Form
REFUND   POLICY:      Should   you   need   to   withdraw   from   a   workshop, contact   the   Registrar   by   phone   only   at   585-586-8708.      Full   refund will   be   made   if   withdrawal   is   made   30   days   prior   to   the   workshop.     If   you   withdraw   less   than   30   days   prior   to   the   workshop   and   your seat   cannot   be   filled   by   someone   on   the   waiting   list,   it   will   be   your respnsibility   to   find   a   replacement   and   sell   your   seat   to   her/him.     Please   let   the   registrar   know   who   will   be   taking   your   place   so   that the class list can be updated.