Lectures and Workshops
The International Quilters’ Guild is pleased to host these award-winning quilters!
We are an online quilt guild that “meets” in a Facebook group. We invite you to join us.
All lectures and workshops are presented live via Zoom unless otherwise noted. Supply lists for workshops will be availlable after you register.
You must register for each workshop individually. Paying members of the International Quilters’ Guild receive all these events at no cost as part of their membership. Learn more here.
Quilting with Rulers on Your Domestic Sewing Machine – Patti Laird
Workshop. Saturday, February 19 , 10 AM – 1 PM Eastern US, recorded & available indefinitely; $20
Quilting with rulers allows you to create straight lines and smooth curves. Greatly expand the possibilities for free-motion quilting with your domestic sewing machine. In this class, I’ll show you how to use rulers with your domestic machine and give you lots of options for using your ruler(s) to create amazing designs! Note that you need a special ruler foot and a ruler for this class. Information about purchasing both is available in the supply list.
Bindings – Patti Laird
Workshop. Friday, March 11 , 7 – 10 PM Eastern US, recorded & available indefinitely; $20
Are you unsure how to finish your quilt? Are you tired of just doing a wrap-around binding? Or, maybe you’d like to improve your bindings? Perhaps you’d like to learn a few new ways to finish your quilts. Come learn how to attach a variety of bindings by hand and machine.
Patti Laird has been playing with fiber since she was a child. Her mother was a professional seamstress and taught her to sew at an early age. She went on to learn to crochet, cross stitch, embroider, and knit. She currently sews clothing and home dec items and designs and makes award-winning quilts, sells patterns, and teaches classes. She is also the founder of the International Quilters’ Guild.