Events for May 1, 2018 ‐ Aug. 1, 2018 (57)

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May 2018

May. 01 — May. 03
Three Day Handi Quilter Event
Jackson, MI (Michigan), United States

Hosted By: Country Stitches

Location: Country Stitches

Phone: 517-782-7100

Address: 1965 Boardman Rd, Jackson, MI (Michigan) 48823 United States

Description: Join us for three days of inspiration, education, and fun! Learn from a Handi Quilter expert tips and tricks on topics from basic quilting to ruler work to Pro Stitcher! You won't want to miss this opportunity to learn and laugh and experience new products and machines!

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May. 02 — May. 05
Event with National HQ Educator Mary Beth Krapil
Destin, FL (Florida), United States

Hosted By: Coastal Stitches

Location: Commerce Row Business Center

Phone: 850-376-9405

Address: 225 Main St., Ste 13 Destin, FL (Florida) 32541 United States

Description: Four Day Educational Event (Wednesday to Saturday). 2 sessions per day. Morning session from 10a.m. to 1p.m. Afternoon sessions from 2.p.m. to 5p.m., with a lunch break in between. Lunch will be served. Register for one session, or multiple sessions.

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May. 03 — May. 05
Introduction to Longarm Quilting
Greencastle, PA (Pennsylvania), United States

Hosted By: Stitch-N-Time

Location: Stitch-N-Time

Phone: 717-597-0051

Address: 14472 Molly Pitcher Hwy, Greencastle, PA (Pennsylvania) 17225 United States

Description: Come to Diane Henry's trunk show Thursday evening for quilting inspiration. Join us Friday to learn the basics of longarm quilting. Saturday you will learn the art of ruler work in the morning. Saturday afternoon you will see the beauty and precision that's made quilting with Handi Quilter Pro-Stitcher so popular.

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May. 04 — May. 05
Salisbury-Rowan Quilters Guild Show
Salisbury, NC (North Carolina), United States

Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted

Location: First Baptist Church Meeting Center

Phone: 888-546-0665

Address: 223 N Fulton St, Salisbury, NC (North Carolina) 28144 United States

Description: Come and see demonstrations on the Handi Quilter line of machines. Over 200 quilts Vendors, Door Prizes, Demos Boutique and Tea Room

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May. 04 — May. 05
Educational Event,with HQ Educator
Duncansville, PA (Pennsylvania), United States

Hosted By: Connie's Collectibles & Quilt Shop

Location: Connie's Collectibles & Quilt Shop

Phone: 814-201-0030

Address: 469 Foot of Ten Road, Duncansville, PA (Pennsylvania) 16635 United States

Description: Handi quilter Educational Event 2 days of training on the Amara/Prostitcher & Sweet Sixteen

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May. 04 — May. 05
2-Day Handi Quilter Education Event
Salem, OR (Oregon), United States

Hosted By: Whitlock's Vacuum and Sewing Ctr

Location: Whitlock's

Phone: 5035857771

Address: 455 Court St NE, Salem, OR (Oregon) 97301 United States

Description: Friday, May 4: AM: 1A Stepping Stones to Quilting Your First Quilt PM: 2A Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting Saturday, May 5: AM: 4A Quilting Beyond the Design PM: 5A Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher

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May. 04 — May. 05
LET US TAKE ANY STRESS OUT OF LONGARMING!
Barboursville, WV (West Virginia), United States

Hosted By: WV Quilt

Location: WV Quilt Shop

Phone: 304-302-5400

Address: 642 Main St, Barboursville, WV (West Virginia) 25504 United States

Description: We have an exciting two days planned for you if you need a little more help with your long arm Quilting. Our National Educator, Waynna Kershner will be here for the first time to take the worry away. Friday, May 4th from 9-noon you will be educated on Fast Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting. Are you needing just a nudge to get you to the next level then this one is for you. After a light lunch provided you will go on to The Simple Path to Straight Line Quilting from 1pm to 4pm. Everyone needs a little guidance with this. You will be among friends that need help too. On Saturday from 9-4pm with an hour break for lunch Waynna will be teaching ProStitcher!!! This is a much needed class for anyone with a ProStitcher or wanting a ProStitcher. Cost is $65 per day, $130 for both days. Call our shop to secure the limited seats to this event. 304-302-5400 hr M-F 10-5pm Sat till 3pm. or text at 304-544-4383

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May. 04 — May. 06
Handi Quilter Event with Susan Manry
Marietta, GA (Georgia), United States

Hosted By: Tiny Stitches

Location: Tiny Stitches Quilt Shop

Phone: 770-565-1113

Address: 2518 E.Piedmont Rd., Marietta, GA (Georgia) 30066 United States

Description: Join us with Susan Manry for education, inspiration and fun in our longarm studio. Try out our new machine, the Amara. Friday:Fast, Fun,Fab-free motion/ New Kids on the Block-rulers Saturday: Feathers Intro to ProStitcher Sunday: Progressive Quilting with ProStitcher

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May. 04 — May. 05
Lecture/Demo Education Event
BILLINGS, MT (Montana), United States

Hosted By: BERNINA SEWING CENTER

Location: Bernina Sewing & Fabric Center

Phone: 4066564999

Address: 1505 REHBERG LN STE A, BILLINGS, MT (Montana) 59102 United States

Description: Join us for 2 days of learning about our Handi Quilter Longarms. First day we will have 'Stepping Stones to Quilting Your First Quilt' and 'Beyond Traditional Feathers'. Second day will include 'Curvy Rulers Ahead' and 'Longarm Toy Box'.

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May. 05 — May. 06
It's a Stitch Quilt Show
Jackson, WI (Wisconsin), United States

Hosted By: The Quilting Connection, LLC

Location: Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School

Phone: (262) 723-6775

Address: 3399 Division Rd, Jackson, WI (Wisconsin) 53037 United States

Description: Come see us at It's a Stitch Quilt Show at the Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School May 5th and 6th, 2018. Show hours are Saturday and Sunday 10am-4pm. We will have the Handi Quilter Amara, Avante with Pro-Stitcher, Simply Sixteen on the Little foot frame and the Sweet Sixteen for you to demonstrate! We hope to see you at the show!

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May. 05 — May. 06
2018 Pendleton Quilt Show
Pendleton, OR (Oregon), United States

Hosted By: Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas

Location: Pendleton Convention Center

Phone: 509-529-7755

Address: 1601 Westgate, Pendleton, OR (Oregon) 97801 United States

Description: 2018 Pendleton Quilt show! Janine Burke will be at the show, and offering a class. Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas will be demoing on the Handi Quilter! Come get your hands on a new machine.

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May. 05 — May. 06
A Quilters Delight
Phillips, WI (Wisconsin), United States

Hosted By: Sew Creative

Location: Phillips

Address: 990 Flambeu AVE., Phillips, WI (Wisconsin) 54555 United States

Description: Quilt show

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May. 10 — May. 12
Boise Rusty Barn Show
Boise, ID (Idaho), United States

Hosted By: Bluebird Quilt Studio

Location: Expo Idaho

Phone: 208-467-4148

Address: 45610 N Glenwood Street, Boise, ID (Idaho) 83617 United States

Description: Special Show Pricing Demonstrations of rulers on Sweet 16, Amara and Simply 16. Enter to win a ruler package in our raffle!

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May. 11 — May. 12
2018 Metro Quilt Expo
Fargo, ND (North Dakota), United States

Hosted By: Quilting for You

Location: Ramada Fargo

Phone: 701.315.0053

Address: 3333 13 Avenue South, Fargo, ND (North Dakota) 58103 United States

Description: Metro Quilt Show! Come and join in on the festivities! Enjoy the variety of quilts on display while shopping with your favorite vendor! Take one or two of your "have to take" classes and catch the excitement while you are at it! Meet old and new "quilty" friends and have the time of your life! Something for everyone!

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May. 11 — May. 12
2-Day Handi Quilter Education Event
Lake Odessa, MI (Michigan), United States

Hosted By: Friends Quilting Basket

Location: Friends Quilting Basket

Phone: 6163743060

Address: 1001 4th Ave, Lake Odessa, MI (Michigan) 48849 United States

Description: We are excited to Welcome Gail Berry-Graham to our shop in May! She will be teaching 2 days at our shop. One day for domestic machine quilters and one day for long arm quilters! Space is limited so sign up soon! You can call the quilt shop (616)374-3060 to sign up. Learn about Gail on her website http://gailberryquilts.ca/ or her Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/gailberryquilts.ca/

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May. 11 — May. 12
Northwest Quilting Guild Expo
porltand, OR (Oregon), United States

Hosted By: SAVE Stores

Location: Portland Expo Center

Phone: 503-775-7283

Address: 2060 N Marine Dr, porltand, OR (Oregon) 97217 United States

Description: Experience hands-on, the amazing machines that Handi Quilter has to offer!!

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May. 15 — May. 17
HQ Educator Classes at Sew & Save Centre
STRATFORD, ON (Ontario), Canada

Hosted By: Sew & Save Centre Ltd.

Location: Sew & Save Centre Ltd.

Phone: 519-271-9660

Address: 149 Downie St, STRATFORD, ON (Ontario) N5A1X2 Canada

Description: Handi Quilter Certified National Educator Micki Chappelear will be in store to teach 6 classes over 3 days.Longarm Toy Box, Curvy Rulers Ahead, You Can Do That on a Longarm, Too?!, Beyond Traditional Feathers, Progressing with Pro-Stitcher AllDay Class

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May. 16 — May. 19
Free Motion , Prostitcher and Art and Stitch with Linda Gosselin
Chattanooga, TN (Tennessee), United States

Hosted By: Bernina Sew N Quilt Studio

Location: Bernina Sew N Quilt Studio

Phone: 4233649775

Address: 5950 Shallowford Road, Ste A Chattanooga, TN (Tennessee) 37421 United States

Description: Linda Gosselin will lead you through rulers with New Kids on the Block, Quilting Beyond the Design, Fast Fun Fabulous Freemotion, Feather Foundations, Prostitcher Premium-Build a Quilt, Art N Stitch Skill Building. Lunch is provided for each day. Call the shop or sign up online.

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May. 17 — May. 18
HandiQuilter Education Event
Baton Rouge, LA (Louisiana), United States

Hosted By: The Quilt Corner

Location: The Quilt Corner

Phone: 2253157285

Address: 13521 Hooper Rd, Baton Rouge, LA (Louisiana) 70818 United States

Description: Don't miss this exciting education event with HQ Educator Susan Manry at The Quilt Corner! We'll have two days of classes including Getting Started with Longarm Basics, rulers, feathers and Pro-Stitcher. Register today on our website or call. This is an event you won't want to miss!

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May. 17 — May. 19
Minnesota Charms Quilt Show
Hermantown, MN (Minnesota), United States

Hosted By: Quilt Elements

Location: AAD Shrine

Address: 5152 Miller Trunk Highway, Hermantown, MN (Minnesota) 55811 United States

Description: Quilts, venders, demos & speakers! We will be demoing the complete range of Handi Quilter products!

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May. 18 — May. 19
Roseville Quilt Quild Show
Granite Bay, CA (California), United States

Hosted By: Elk Grove Sewing and Vacuum

Location: Lutheran Church of the Resurrection

Phone: 916-714-0904

Address: 6365 Douglas Blvd., Granite Bay, CA (California) 95746 United States

Description: Our quilt show will be May 18-19, 2018 at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 6365 Douglas Blvd, Granite Bay, CA. Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-4. $7 admission. We will have Quilts, Boutique, Raffle Baskets, Opportunity Quilt drawing, and Vendors.

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May. 18 — May. 20
HQ in Sparta WI - Quilt Corner
Sparta, WI (Wisconsin), United States

Hosted By: Quilt Corner

Location: Quilt Corner - WI

Phone: 6082691083

Address: 219 N. Water St., Sparta, WI (Wisconsin) 54656 United States

Description: Join us for three incredible days of Handi Quilter education. There are six different classes being taught by Mary Beth from Handi Quilter. The classes will cover topics like free motion designs, fillers, ruler work, tools, ProStither and more. Attend more than three classes and save on registration fee. Call or visit our website for details on each class being offered.

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May. 18 — May. 19
Let's Get Quilting!
Idaho Falls, ID (Idaho), United States

Hosted By: Gary's Sewing Center

Location: Gary's Sewing Center

Phone: (208) 522-1422

Address: 1576 W Broadway, Idaho Falls, ID (Idaho) 83402 United States

Description: Over two days, we will have four classes with Handi Quilter educator, Gina Siembieda! She will be teaching Fast and Fun Free Motion, all about RULERS, what you can create with the different presser feet and even a bit on Computerized Quilting with the Handi Quilter Pro Stitcher!

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May. 18 — May. 19
Bernina Store's Spring 2018 HQ Event
Boardman, OH (Ohio), United States

Hosted By: Bernina Store and Sew Much More

Location: Bernina Store and Sew Much More

Phone: 330-726-9396

Address: 7081 West Boulevard, Suite 3 Boardman, OH (Ohio) 44512 United States

Description: We will be offering two all day classes focusing on the HQ Pro-Stitcher, one Friday and one Saturday. The classes will be the Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher, and Progressing with Pro-Stitcher.

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May. 18 — May. 20
HQ Truckload Hands-on Education & Sales Event Featuring Diane Henry
COLUMBIA, MD (Maryland), United States

Hosted By: Spring Water Designs Quilting

Location: Spring Water Designs Quilting

Phone: 410-381-0695

Address: 9691 GERWIG LN, Suite G COLUMBIA, MD (Maryland) 21046-1568 United States

Description: The Handi Quilter Truck is coming to visit, and we're filling our classroom with Amaras! Join us for 3 days of great Hands-on classes and amazing sales! This is your opportunity to learn machine quilting techniques, tips & tricks from HQ National Educator, Diane Henry! All classes are completely Hands-on with no more than 2 students per Amara. Great Event prices on new and demo machine packages ~ Come and test drive our full line of HQ stand up and sit down machines!

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May. 26 — May. 27
Light & Bright Quilt Show
Chewelah, WA (Washington), United States

Hosted By: Sew-into-Qults & Sew-Fix-it, llc.

Location: Jenkins High School

Phone: (509)2776-2035

Address: E. 702 Lincoln St., Chewelah, WA (Washington) 99109 United States

Description: 19th Annual Chewelah Quilt "Light & Bright" show. Sat. May 26 10-5, Sun. May 27 10-3 in the school gymnasium. Admission is $3 per person.

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May. 26 — May. 27
Azalea Quilt Show
Brookings, OR (Oregon), United States

Hosted By: The Sewing Works

Location: Kalmiopsis Elementary School

Phone: 541-798-1100

Address: 650 Easy Street, Brookings, OR (Oregon) 97415 United States

Description: Join us in beautiful Brookings, OR for the Azalea Quilters Guild show on Memorial Day weekend. We will have Handi Quilter machines to test drive and experience in addition to longarm product and notions for sale. It is the 78th annual Azalea Festival with events going on throughout the weekend in this coastal community. Come visit us at the quilt show then take a walk on the beach! Happy Quilting!

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May. 31 — Jun. 02
Vancouver Convention Centre
Vancouver, BC (British Columbia), Canada

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre

Address: 1055 Canad Pl, Vancouver, BC (British Columbia) V6C 0C3 Canada

Description: Come by our booth and check out our full line of quilting machines.

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Jun 2018

Jun. 01 — Jun. 02
All Roads Lead To Oklahoma - Green Country Quilter's Guild Show
Tulsa, OK (Oklahoma), United States

Hosted By: Sweet Pea's Quilt Company, LLC

Location: Tulsa State Fairgrounds

Phone: 918-230-4910

Address: Central Park Building, 4000 E 15th St. Tulsa, OK (Oklahoma) 74112 United States

Description: "All Roads Lead To Oklahoma" is a quilt show held by the Green Country Quilter's Guild in Tulsa, Oklahoma that saw over 1200 visitors in 2016. Show dates: June 1-2, 2018 Show Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Entry Fee:

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Jun. 01 — Jun. 03
"Just Piece It" Quilt Show
Chantilly, VA (Virginia), United States

Hosted By: The Quilters Studio

Location: Dulles Expo Center

Phone: 7032616366

Address: 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, VA (Virginia) 20151 United States

Description: This Quilt Show is presented by one of the local quilt guilds, Quilters Unlimited, and showcases the work of its diverse membership. Large variety of vendors and each machine manufacturer is represented. Great venue and an excellent opportunity to support the local quilting scene.

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Jun. 01 — Jun. 03
Black Hills Quilt Show
Rapid City, SD (South Dakota), United States

Hosted By: JoAnn Hoffman

Location: Rushmore Plaza Civic Center

Phone: 605-574-4885

Address: 444 Mt Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD (South Dakota) 57701 United States

Description: June 1, June 2, 9am-5pm June 3, 10am-4pm $5.00 entry fee

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Jun. 06 — Jun. 09
Arlington Convention Center
Arlington, TX (Texas), United States

Location: Arlington Convention Center

Address: 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX (Texas) 76011 United States

Description: Come by our booth to check out our full line of quilting machines.

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Jun. 08 — Jun. 09
2 Day Handi Quilter Education Event
Paris, IL (Illinois), United States

Hosted By: Lori's Pins 'n Needles

Location: Lori's Pins 'n Needles

Phone: 217-465-5541

Address: 1122 North Main St, Paris, IL (Illinois) 61944 United States

Description: Friday, June 8 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Stand-up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Creative Textures and Fills Saturday, June 9 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Longarm Toy Box 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Introduction to Pro-Stitcher (Part A) Classes $39.00 each session or all 4 sessions for $139.00 Two classes in one day will include a box lunch

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Jun. 09 — Jun. 10
Annapolis Quilt Guild Show ~ Quilts by the Bay 2018
Annapolis, MD (Maryland), United States

Hosted By: Spring Water Designs Quilting

Location: Annapolis Senior High School

Phone: (410)381-0695

Address: 2700 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD (Maryland) 21401 United States

Description: Spring Water Designs will feature hands on demonstrations and test drives on Handi Quilter Longarms and HQ Stitch sewing machines. We will have for sale a large variety of fabrics, tools and gadgets for every quilter. Demo machines available for sale ~ ask about our show special prices & Promo Bundles!

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Jun. 09 — Jun. 10
Quilts by the Bay
Annapolis, MD (Maryland), United States

Hosted By: Cottonseed

Location: Annapolis Senior High School

Phone: 410-263-3897

Address: 2700 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD (Maryland) 21401 United States

Description: Cottonseed will be available at the Quilts by the Bay Quilt Show (Annapolis Quilt Guild) to display HQ Long Arm machine(s), on June 9 and 10.

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Jun. 13 — Jun. 16
Stand Up Sit Down Quilt, Quilt, Quilt
Buellton, CA (California), United States

Hosted By: The Creation Station Fabric & Quilt Shop

Location: The Creation Station Fabric & Quilt Shop

Phone: 805-692-0174

Address: 252 E. Hwy 246, Unit A, Buellton, CA (California) 93427 United States

Description: 4-Day Handi Quilter Hands-on Education Event. Will run Wednesday thru Saturday June 13-16, 2018 Wednesday will be learning longarm Machine Quilting Basics for ones that are wanting or have just received their first longarm machine. Thursday to Saturday will be learning from fast, fun and fabulous free motion quilting to using Rulers, textures and fills, backgrounds, borders and blocks, feather foundations and quilting beyond the designs. Each day will be Six hours of fun learning and good laughs and plenty of goodies and lunch provided as well. Two great teachers on board as well. Gina Siembieda and Vicki Kerkvliet

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Jun. 14 — Jun. 22
Bluebird Quilting Confidence Academy
Nampa, ID (Idaho), United States

Hosted By: Bluebird Quilt Studio

Location: Bluebird Quilt Studio

Phone: 2084674148

Address: 311 14th Ave. South, Nampa, ID (Idaho) 83651 United States

Description: QUILTING CONFIDENCE ACADEMY IS BACK! June 14-22 or July 26-August 3 Do you wish you had more confidence in your chosen method of quilting, whether it be on a long arm or domestic machine? Join us for an intensive quilting workshop lecture series taking you from core knowledge through advanced quilting design and free motion mastery. Join us for one workshop or for the whole series, finishing the series with a quilt showcasing your machine quilting skills. Create your Quilting Sampler Quilt Top Create your stunning, bold palette to showcase your quilting skills. Thursday June 14 or July 26 1-5 p.m. Optional precut kit for top $99 Machine Quilting Basics Learn the basics of quilting with your home machine. This is a strongly suggested prerequisite for the design classes to follow. Instruction will be given in how to prepare your quilt for machine quilting, options in handling the quilt top with easy and ways to eliminate friction as well as exercises for the fledgling machine quilter. Bring your machine to this workshop to work on the basics of machine quilting skill. An additional optional instruction session will immediately follow this workshop to transfer these skills to a long arm machine. SaturdayJune 16 or July 28 1-6 p.m. Marking, Pantographs and Rulers Support your free motion skills with the assistance of these helpful tools and techniques. Monday June 18 or July 30 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free Motion Design Learn the basics of free motion quilting design. Bring your quilt tops to discuss design options! Learn how to use motifs and themes to unify quilting in your quilts as well as how to best tackle free motion quilting of pieced blocks. Monday June 18 or July 30, 1-3 p.m. Free Motion Fill Freedom Learn 49 free motion fill patterns. Never be at a loss on how to fill a quilting space. Twelve fill patterns covered daily, with muscle memory emphasis and cue reminders. There will be assigned homework daily to transfer the designs to your quilt sampler. Tuesday-Thursday June 19-June 21 or July 31-Aug 2, 1-3 p.m. Book purchase required. Botanical Bounty Learn ten botanical patterns to use in your quilting creations. Mix and match for a floral bouquet of beautiful quilting design options! Friday June 22 or August 3, 10am to 12pm Borders Learn how to approach design options for borders. Special focus will be placed on how to incorporate feathers into border patterns. Friday June 22 or August 3, 1-3pm If you complete the entire workshop series and the assigned homework, you will have a completed sampler quilt with 65 quilting designs! We need a minimum number of students to hold these workshops so if you sign up with a friend you receive 10% discount on the book! $300 for workshop series $25 non-refundable deposit required at sign up

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Jun. 15 — Jun. 16
Pro-Stitcher Training
Sanford, ME (Maine), United States

Location: Sanford, Maine

Phone: 2073248375

Address: 1923 MAIN ST, Sanford, ME (Maine) 04073 United States

Description: Join us for a journey with the Pro-Stitcher lead by a HQ national educator. The first day is an introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher. The second day is HQ Pro-Stitcher: Moving On. You will be inspired by the full abilities of the Pro-Stitcher.

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Jun. 15 — Jun. 16
Handi Quilter Basics and Beyond with Debby Brown
East Northport, NY (New York), United States

Hosted By: Pieceful Quilting

Location: Pieceful Quilting

Phone: 631 670 6254

Address: 3027 Jericho Turnpike, East Northport, NY (New York) 11731 United States

Description: More information at http://www.piecefulquilting.com/module/events.htm?pageComponentId=299995&month=6&year=2018 2 classes per day Friday and Saturday June 15 and 16.

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Jun. 15 — Jun. 16
HQ ProStitcher Event with Megan Best
Rochester, WA (Washington), United States

Hosted By: Cathy's Classy Quilts

Location: Cathy's Classy Quilts

Phone: 360-339-2120

Address: 6835 183rd AveSW, Rochester, WA (Washington) 98579 United States

Description: HQ ProStitcher education with Megan Best. Learn what the ProStitcher can do and refine your skills. 2 days from the beginning to more advanced skills. Sign up by coming by the shop, going to the website or by phone.

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 23
Common Threads Regional Quilt Show
Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States

Hosted By: A-1 Singer Sewing Center

Location: Century II Expo Hall

Phone: 316-685-0226

Address: 225 W. Douglas Avenue, Wichita, KS (Kansas) 67202 United States

Description: There will be shopping, demos, special exhibits, a mini- quilt auction and more! Visit our booth and test drive a Handi Quilter!

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 23
WV Quilt Show
Summersville, WV (West Virginia), United States

Hosted By: Bolts & Quarters Quilt Shop

Location: Summersville, WV

Phone: 304 428 4933

Address: 3 Armory Way, Summersville, WV (West Virginia) 26651 United States

Description: State Quilt Show, we will have a 30x10 booth and plan to take the Amara w/ ProStitcher, and the Simply Sixteen

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 23
Omaha Quilt Sho
LaVista, NE (Nebraska), United States

Hosted By: Country Traditions

Location: LaVista Conference Center

Phone: 4027217752

Address: 12520 Westport Pkwy, LaVista, NE (Nebraska) 68128 United States

Description: Stop by the Country Traditions Booth at the Omaha Quilt Show and take a new Handi Quilter Long Arm or Handi Quilter Stitch Machine for a Test Drive.

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 24
Vermont Quilt Festival 2018
Essex Junction, VT (Vermont), United States

Hosted By: Adirondack Quilts, LLC

Location: Champlain Valley Exposition

Phone: (518)615-0134

Address: 105 Pearl St., Essex Junction, VT (Vermont) 05452 United States

Description: Vermont Quilt Festival offers quilters a wide variety of quilting related resources, exhibits, opportunities for networking, and education. The festival honors and celebrates the history of quilting while it also welcomes a variety of techniques, including traditional and modern quilting designs, and practices. This variety provides quilters of all ages and expertise with the opportunity to enjoy the festival.

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 24
Canceled
Sew-into-June Educator Weekend
Deer Park, WA (Washington), United States

Hosted By: Sew-into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-it

Location: Sew-into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-it

Phone: 509-276-2035

Address: 110 West Crawford Street, Deer Park, WA (Washington) 99006 United States

Description: Megan Best will be joining us all weekend for our first HandiQuilter event of the year. she will be teaching a wide variety of classes for new to experienced quilters. Thursday June 21st 2018 9:30am- 12:30 pm Sitdown Longarm Machine Quilting Basics Do you quilt on a sewing machine, but long for more space? Are you unsure if you are “doing it right”? Come discover how the HQ Sweet Sixteen machine, plus tools and tips, can improve the quality of your work and the pleasure of your quilting experience. The machine’s features make free-motion quilting a breeze, and additional creative feet and gadgets open a whole new world beyond meandering. TOPICS INCLUDE: • Built-in machine features and stitch regulation with TruStitch • Bobbins, tension, needles, and threads • Pattern application and Golden Threads paper • Basting layers and manipulating the quilt • Creative machine feet, rulers, and gadgets Thursday June 21st 2018 1:30pm-12:30pm Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting Quilters everywhere LOVE the excitement and fun of free motion quilting – and it’s easier than you think! Create flowing designs by connecting simple design elements with continuous lines, traveling across the quilt or filling in a specific area. Learn how drawing and muscle memory contribute to beautiful free motion quilting, and how to create stunning designs. TOPICS INCLUDE: • How to develop an inventory of free motion designs • Proper scaling and spacing of design elements • Edge to edge free motion quilting • Adjusting your quilting path to create your own new designs • Using Micro Handles for free-motion control Friday June 22nd 2018 9:30am-12:30pm Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics Does longarm quilting interest you, and you’d like to learn more about it? Or do you just want a review of longarm basics? This class removes the mystery of longarm quilting by explaining machine and frame elements and features, how to load a quilt, and vital facts about thread, needles and tension. Handi Quilter longarm and frame systems come in various sizes for every budget, are user-friendly because they are designed by a quilter, for quilters – just like you! TOPICS INCLUDE: • Basic machine and frame elements and features • Bobbins, tension, needles, and thread • How to load a quilt onto a frame • Quilting with Groovy Boards and pantographs • Rulers, Micro Handles, and basic free motion Saturday June 23rd 2018 All day with mid day break Part 1 - Overview – Can be offered as a stand-alone class This class is designed to entice new buyers and set the stage for new owners. HQ Pro-Stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for use with Handi Quilter longarm quilting machines. User-friendly and simple to operate, the step-by-step process for each function is easy and fun. Whether finishing your own quilts or considering a quilting business, come see the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with an HQ Pro-Stitcher. New owners – start here! TOPICS INCLUDE: • Overview of support resources available on-line • Overview of menu and basic functions and design catalog • Drop a block design using Skew and Resize, XForm and Align • Demonstration of the HQ Pro-Stitcher Simulator • Overview of Art & Stitch Part 2 – Let’s Quilt - Offered only with Part 1. This class moves beginners from overview to quilting applications. This class of quilting applications is an extension of Part 1 and addresses specific functions and basic techniques a quilter will use on a regular basis to finish quilts with the HQ Pro-Stitcher. Tips and shortcuts for using features of the program are included. TOPICS INCLUDE: • What’s the difference between Reposition, Nudge and Drag and Drop • The many ways to describe an Area on your quilt • Using Skew 1 vs Skew 2 • Set up, crop, wrap and advance edge-to-edge designs • Quilt straight lines the easy way with Move and Channel Locks

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 24
Summer Quilting
Deer Park, WA (Washington), United States

Hosted By: Sew-Into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-It

Location: Sew-Into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-it

Phone: 509-276-2035

Address: 110 W. Crawford St., Deer Park, WA (Washington) 99006 United States

Description: Description: Megan Best will be joining us all weekend for our first Handi Quilter event of the year. She will be teaching a wide variety of classes for new to experienced quilters. Thursday, June 21 9:30-12:30 3 Hour Morning Class - $35 Sit-down Longarm Machine Quilting Basics. 1:30-4:40 3 Hour Afternoon Class - $35 Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting. Friday, June 22 9:30-12:30 3 Hour Morning Class - $35 Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics. 1:30-4:30 3 Hour Afternoon Class - $35 3-B Ruler Essentials Saturday, June 23 9:30-4:30 All day class - $75 Pro-Stitcher Learn how to make the most of your amazing tool. There will be a lunch break. Sunday, June 24 All day - $75 9:30-4:30 Art and Stitch Learn to use or more about this great program. Bring the tablet from your machine and power cord. There will be a lunch break.

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Jun. 21 — Jun. 23
3 Day Hands-on Long Arm Event
Temecula, CA (California), United States

Hosted By: Moore's Sewing Center

Location: Moores Sewing Center- Temecula

Phone: 9498290003 ext 160

Address: 26490 Ynez Rd. Suite F & G, Temecula, CA (California) 92591 United States

Description: Nothing is better than hands-on learning. This is a great opportunity for you to get top-notch training close to home. Handi Quilter is bringing a truck full of longarm machines to give you the best experience. Regardless of your experience or type of machine that you own, you will gain a lot from this event. Don’t own a long arm machine? This is the best opportunity to try before you buy. Thursday STAND-UP LONGARM MACHINE QUILTING BASICS Friday FAST, FUN, AND FABULOUS FREE- MOTION QUILTING CREATIVE TEXTURES AND FILLS Saturday RULERS - NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK BEYOND TRADITIONAL FEATHERS $99-$199 per Day or All 3 Days for $399 Includes all supplies, use of machines, lunch and chocolate included! Call 951-297-3796 or register at www.sewmanyevents.com

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Jun. 23 — Jun. 24
Piecework Quilting and Fiber Arts show
Wilmington, NC (North Carolina), United States

Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted

Location: Brooklyn Arts Center

Phone: 888-546-0665

Address: 516 N 4th St, Wilmington, NC (North Carolina) 28401 United States

Description: Come and see the Handi Quilter line of longarm machines at the Brooklyn Arts Center, hosted by Quilters by the Sea guild. The Brooklyn Arts Center and Quilters by the Sea Guild are thrilled to present Piecework 2018: Quilting and Fiber Arts Show. This show is taking place Saturday, June 23, 10AM - 5PM and Sunday, June 24, Noon - 5PM

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Jun. 29 — Jun. 30
Quilt Fest
Decatur, IL (Illinois), United States

Hosted By: The Fabric Patch

Location: Decatur Civic Center

Phone: 2175611157

Address: US Rt 51 & 36, Decatur, IL (Illinois) 62525 United States

Description: A new date for this quilt show celebrating America's Birthday. come and check out the new Handi Quilter Amara.

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Jul 2018

Jul. 12 — Jul. 14
Handi Quilter Education Event Featuring Mary Beth Krapil
Maquoketa, IA (Iowa), United States

Hosted By: Hermes Auto & Upholstery, Inc

Location: Hermes Auto & Upholstery, Inc

Phone: 563-652-2279

Address: 1325 E Platt St, Maquoketa, IA (Iowa) 52060 United States

Description: This event will have classes that include education for all machines. Mary Beth krapil will be the educator. We will be having a pro- stitcher class for those that have a pro-stitcher. We also will be having an ART & STITCH class all day on Sat. Be sure to call and get registered as spots will fill up. We will have an Art & Stitch class in Nov. that will be continued from summer class...Contact us for information..

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Jul. 13 — Jul. 15
Quilts on the Tay
Smiths Falls, ON (Ontario), Canada

Hosted By: Sew Crafty

Location: Smiths Falls Memorial Community Centre

Phone: 613-264-1547

Address: 71 Cornelia Street, Smiths Falls, ON (Ontario) K7A 1T7 Canada

Description: Considered to be one of the best quilt shows around... "Quilts on the Tay" is a bi-annual event hosted by the Lanark County Quilters' Guild (formerly held at St. John's Catholic High School in Perth) at its new venue this year - the Smiths Falls Memorial Community Centre (the new arena) Friday to Sunday, July 13th to 15th, 2018.

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Jul. 13 — Jul. 14
Debbie Brown
Syracuse, NY (New York), United States

Hosted By: Calico Gals inc

Location: Calico Gals inc

Phone: 315-445-0617

Address: 3906 New Court Ave, Syracuse, NY (New York) 13206 United States

Description: July 13 9-12 Stepping Stones to your first quilt July 13 2-5 Fast Fun and Fabulous Free Motion July 14 9-12 Sit Down machine Quilting Basics July 14 2-5 Background Borders and Blocks

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Jul. 20 — Jul. 22
Original Sewing and Quilt Expo
Raleigh, NC (North Carolina), United States

Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted

Location: Raleigh Convention Center

Phone: 888-546-0665

Address: 500 South Salisbury St., Raleigh, NC (North Carolina) 27601 United States

Description: Classes Shopping and Quilts. Come and try the new Amara at this year's Original Sewing and Quilt Expo.

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Jul. 21 — Jul. 21
Cranberry Country Quilters Quilt Show
Eagle River, WI (Wisconsin), United States

Hosted By: Sew Creative

Location: Eagale River

Address: 5030 WI-70, Eagle River, WI (Wisconsin) 54521 United States

Description: We will be at a Quilt show at Prince of Peace church, along with it being an art show for the whole town.

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Jul. 26 — Jul. 28
Maine Quilts
Augusta, ME (Maine), United States

Hosted By: Sanford Sewing Machines

Location: Augusta, Maine

Phone: 207-324-8375

Address: Augusta Civic Center, 76 Community Drive Augusta, ME (Maine) 04332 United States

Description: We will have set-up for you to see and try the Handi Quilter Long arm machines. Check out the new Amara and the HQ Sweet 16. If space is an issue try the HQ Simply Sixteen. We are there to answer all your questions.

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Jul. 26 — Jul. 29
Quilt Nebraska
Omaha, NE (Nebraska), United States

Hosted By: Country Traditions

Location: Omaha RL Hotel

Phone: 4027217752

Address: 3321 S. 72nd St, Omaha, NE (Nebraska) 68124 United States

Description: Stop by the Country Traditions Booth at the Quilt Nebraska Vendor Mall and take a new Handi Quilter Long Arm or Handi Quilter Stitch Machine for a Test Drive.

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Jul. 26 — Aug. 03
Bluebird Quilting Confidence Academy
Nampa, ID (Idaho), United States

Hosted By: Bluebird Quilt Studio

Location: Bluebird Quilt Studio

Phone: 2084674148

Address: 311 14th Ave. South, Nampa, ID (Idaho) 83651 United States

Description: QUILTING CONFIDENCE ACADEMY IS BACK! June 14-22 or July 26-August 3 Do you wish you had more confidence in your chosen method of quilting, whether it be on a long arm or domestic machine? Join us for an intensive quilting workshop lecture series taking you from core knowledge through advanced quilting design and free motion mastery. Join us for one workshop or for the whole series, finishing the series with a quilt showcasing your machine quilting skills. Create your Quilting Sampler Quilt Top Create your stunning, bold palette to showcase your quilting skills. Thursday June 14 or July 26 1-5 p.m. Optional precut kit for top $99 Machine Quilting Basics Learn the basics of quilting with your home machine. This is a strongly suggested prerequisite for the design classes to follow. Instruction will be given in how to prepare your quilt for machine quilting, options in handling the quilt top with easy and ways to eliminate friction as well as exercises for the fledgling machine quilter. Bring your machine to this workshop to work on the basics of machine quilting skill. An additional optional instruction session will immediately follow this workshop to transfer these skills to a long arm machine. SaturdayJune 16 or July 28 1-6 p.m. Marking, Pantographs and Rulers Support your free motion skills with the assistance of these helpful tools and techniques. Monday June 18 or July 30 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free Motion Design Learn the basics of free motion quilting design. Bring your quilt tops to discuss design options! Learn how to use motifs and themes to unify quilting in your quilts as well as how to best tackle free motion quilting of pieced blocks. Monday June 18 or July 30, 1-3 p.m. Free Motion Fill Freedom Learn 49 free motion fill patterns. Never be at a loss on how to fill a quilting space. Twelve fill patterns covered daily, with muscle memory emphasis and cue reminders. There will be assigned homework daily to transfer the designs to your quilt sampler. Tuesday-Thursday June 19-June 21 or July 31-Aug 2, 1-3 p.m. Book purchase required. Botanical Bounty Learn ten botanical patterns to use in your quilting creations. Mix and match for a floral bouquet of beautiful quilting design options! Friday June 22 or August 3, 10am to 12pm Borders Learn how to approach design options for borders. Special focus will be placed on how to incorporate feathers into border patterns. Friday June 22 or August 3, 1-3pm If you complete the entire workshop series and the assigned homework, you will have a completed sampler quilt with 65 quilting designs! We need a minimum number of students to hold these workshops so if you sign up with a friend you receive 10% discount on the book! $300 for workshop series $25 non-refundable deposit required at sign up

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