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Workshops are offered to members, at a nominal cost, with content ranging from specific projects, to skills-building, to philanthropic endeavors.

Upcoming 2021 Workshops

Comfort Quilt with Maxine Close
Date:   Saturday, 1/23/2021
Time:   There will be a Zoom link from 9:30 am to 4 pm
Place:  At your home via Zoom

Making Magic, a Disappearing Block Sampler Quilt with Brita Nelson Disappearing Block Sampler Quilt
Date:   Saturday, 2/27/2021
Time:   There will be a Zoom link from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Place:  At your home via Zoom
Price:   Free
See info about the class at https://questioningquilter.com/classes/


UFO or Dresden Plate Houses with Judy Snook
Date:   Saturday, 4/10/2021
Place:  At your home via Zoom


Previous 2020 Workshops

Sew...This is a Panel? with Jacqui Santangelo Secret Window Panel Wall Hanging
Date:   Saturday, 11/14/2020
Time:   There will be a Zoom link from 9:30 am to 4 pm
Place:  At your home via Zoom
Join Jacqui as she shows you how to transform a panel into a fabulous quilt!
Before the workshop, watch the Panels? "Secret Window" Pattern??.
Here's the pattern, Secret Window Panel Wall Hanging by Donna Jordan for Jordan Fabrics.



Turkey Talk and UFO Workshopwith Molly Lorenz and Judy Snook
Date:   Saturday, 10/24/2020
Time:   There will be a Zoom link from 9:30 am to 4 pm
Place:  At your home via Zoom
Get ready for Thanksgiving! Join Molly and Judy as they show you how to make big and small turkeys to enhance your Thanksgiving/Autumn decor. You are welcome to join in to work on anything your heart desires.

Virtual Friendship Tea and UFO Workshop with Kate Sevensky Sewing Machine Cover Project Second Picture Sewing Machine Cover Project First Picture
Date:   Saturday, 9/22/2020
Time:   There will be two sessions with two different Zoom links:
    --9:30 am - Making the 1/2 square triangles
    --2 pm - Putting the quilt together
Place:  At your home via Zoom

The project will be a sewing machine cover with applique or add your own block as the center.

Wear your finest tea outfit for all to see. Some fun facts about tea will be discussed before we break for lunch. Make sure you have a teacup handy.

Bring your UFO to work on and share with fellow quilters.

Summer Camp #4: Summer Camp Quilt with Jenny Doan (via YouTube) and Cathy FennellMissouri Star Summer Camp
Date:   Saturday, 8/22/2020
Time:   There will be three sessions with three different Zoom links:
    --10 am - Making the 1/2 square triangles
    --11:30 am - Making the Half Log Cabin Blocks
    --2 pm - Putting the quilt together
Place:  At your home via Zoom
Pattern: Please purchase the pattern at Missouri Star.

Here's the Supply List.

Please join Jenny Doan (via YouTube) and Cathy to celebrate the end of summer and our first ever Zoom Summer Camp.

See Creative Log Cabin Layouts for inspiration for other layouts.

Summer Camp #3: Rainbow Riot with Deb GravesRainbow Riot Rainbow Riot
Date:   Saturday, 8/1/2020
Time:   10 to 11 am: slide show and demonstration
           2 to 3 pm: Q&A and Show-n-Tell
Place:  At your home via Zoom

Summer Camp #2: Comfort Quilt Workshop
Date:   Saturday, 7/11/2020
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm
Place:  At your home via Zoom
Note:  You can use your own fabric and design or contact Maxine Close to see how you can get a kit.

Summer Camp #1: Making Blocks for Quilts of Valor
Date:   Saturday, 6/20/2020
Time:   10 am for a demonstration and Q&A
          2 pm for Show-n-Tell
Place:  At your home via Zoom
Star Block for Quilts of Valor

Happy Villages with Karen EckmeierHappy Villages
Date:   February 22, 2020 (Saturday)
Lecture Time: 9 am to 10 am Happy Villages and Accidental Landscapes (open to all guild members for free and to visitors for a $5.00 fee)
Workshop Time: 11 am to 5 pm (for those who signed up and paid)
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   $40
Lunch:  Please bring your own lunch.
Explore the freedom of fabric collage! No seams to piece or match, no lines to trace. Just free form cutting of step and window shapes. Step by step your little village will magically come to life. Finished size is 16.5 inch square.

Comfort Quilt Workshop with Maxine Close
Date:   January 25, 2020 (Saturday)
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm (9 set up)
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   Free
Lunch:  Wonderful lunch provided by the Comfort Quilt Committee

Previous 2019 Workshops

Annual UFO and Friendship Tea with Gloria Clark and Deb Graves
Date:   September 28, 2019 (Saturday)
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   Free
Lunch:  Please sign up for what you would like to bring.
Note:    Bring your favorite teacup!

Comfort Quilt Workshop with Maxine Close
Date:   July 20, 2019 (Saturday)
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm (9 set up)
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   Free
Lunch:  Wonderful lunch provided by the Comfort Quilt Committee

Christmas in June
Sign up for one or both:
Christmas Tree with Cathy Fennell; Three Cardinals with Kate Sevensky
Wear your festive holiday outfit!
Date:   June 22, 2019 (Saturday)
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm (9 set up)
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   $15
Lunch:  Please bring your own lunch.



Animal Collage Workshop with Vicki Lopresti
Date:   May 18, 2019 (Saturday)
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm (9 set up)
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   $15
Supplies:  Participants must buy their own Laura Heine pattern. Complete supply list is included in each pattern. Vickie will be talking about fabric selection before the April guild meeting begins. Her tips will help make your collage a winner.
Lunch:  Please bring your own lunch.






Mini Hexies Workshop with Kelly Meanix
Date:   April 27, 2019 (Saturday)
Time:   9:30 am to 4 pm (9 set up)
Place:  Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, King of Prussia, Pa
Price:   $25 - Payable to Jean before the workshop.
Kit Fee:  $10 - Payable to Kelly at the workshop.
Lunch:  Please bring your own lunch.



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