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2024 HANDI QUILTER HANDS ON VAN EVENT - 4 Day Event



 

FOR NEW HANDI QUILTER OWNERS AND YOU PURCHASED AT THE HOUSTON QUILT SHOW AND IDENTIFIED PATTY’S SEWING CENTER AS YOUR DEALER, THIS IS FREE TO YOU!  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO STAY FOR THE SECOND SESSION TO FURTHER EDUCATE YOURSELF FOR ADDITIONAL USING YOUR NEW HANDI QUILTER PLEASE SIGN UP.  (SAVE $50) FOR THIS SESSION.

The first day (November 13, 9-12am) we will begin with Longarm Bootcamp (1A-HO).   Does longarm quilting interest you, and you’d like to learn more about it? Or do you just want a review of longarm quilting 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 machine and frame systems come in various sizes for every budget and are user-friendly because they are designed by a quilter, for quilters – just like you!

We will follow up (November 13, 1-4pm) with Sweet and Simple Free-Motion Quilting.  (2A-HO).   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 you can create stunning designs.

The following day (November 14   9 -12 pm) Radical Rulers (3A-HO).  If you love precision and consistency in your quilting rulers, you will love using design rulers and templates! These handy tools assist in placing designs accurately and stitching them out precisely. Learn to handle rulers and templates safely with the ruler base and Sure Foot, and how to achieve accuracy with the markings. The wide variety of Handi Quilter rulers will inspire you to new design heights.

We will complete the training (November 14 1-4pm) with Pro-Stitcher Basics (Hands On) PS-HO1.  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 Pro-Stitcher. New users – start here!

CALLING ALL HANDI QUILTERS.  JOIN US FOR A 2-DAY EVENT (NOVEMBER 15-16 2024, 9AM-12 AND 1-4PM) TO BRUSH UP ON YOUR QUILTNG SKILLS

The first day (November 15, 9-4pm)  we will be Exploring the Pro-Stitcher (PS-H02).   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 Pro-Stitcher.

We will follow up with two workshops.  These are fun and loaded with so many techniques. 

WS-HO1: Background Fills and Beyond! (November 16, 9-12p) Interested in building a library of designs you can use with confidence? In this workshop, you’ll identify shapes you already love to quilt, learn how to create pathways to connect designs, and explore using different threads to really make your background fill quilting pop.

WS-HO2: Mandala Mania!  Mandalas (November 16 1-4p) are a fun trend in quilting today. In this workshop, look at ways to build these beautiful designs using symmetry, starting with a doodle.

 

 

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