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Speakers
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Workshops

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Covid-19

Due to potential travel and meeting restrictions, we consider the safety of both the speakers and our members. Please note any possible changes to individual events in the event Covid-19 restrictions apply.

Piecing Partners strives to offer a wide variety of talented and motivational guest speakers.  These gifted presenters teach us many things, not only about quilts and the art of quilting, but how to persevere and grow during the process.  Please join us as we expand our knowledge and perspective!

Presentations are given during our morning guild meetings.  Half-Day workshops are typically held the afternoon of the meeting, and Full-Day workshops the following day.

  • Most Half-Day workshops will be from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

  • Most Full-Day workshops will be from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.

 

Registration / Workshop Sign-Up:

  • Sign-up in person at a meeting

  • Email ppqg1vp@gmail.com to sign-up

  • On Piecing Partners Facebook group page Event, select Attending

Class prices:

  • Half-Day workshops $30 Members/$40 Non-Members

  • Full-Day workshops $55 Members/$70 Non-Members

  • One-and-a-Half Day workshops $85 Members/$110 Non-Members

 

Payment: ​ We accept checks, cash and credit card for the classes.  Your payment is your receipt and reservation. In the event you register by email or "Attending" on Facebook, contact ppqg1vp@gmail.com to arrange for payment.

Cancellation Policy:  Money will be refunded if someone on the waiting list fills your spot or if the class is canceled.  Otherwise, you will receive a class credit for use on a future class.  Sign-up priority is given to Piecing Partners Quilt Guild members.

Upcoming 2024 Speaker & Workshop Schedule

 

January               Tessa Lowenstein, Director of Chiropractic

                             Lecture

 

February             Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum 

                             Lecture: “Red and White Quilts”  

                             Lecture: “Care and Restoration of Quilts” $10 

 

March                  David Sirota

                              Lecture: “What Makes A Quilter Tick”

                              Workshop: No Tears Paper Piecing

 

April                      Margaret Willingham

                              Lecture: “The Beauty of Reverse Applique”

                              Workshop: “Sweetheart Sorbet in Two Colors”

 

May                      Dianne Atkins

                              Lecture: Masterpiece Quilts at the Daughters of the American

                              Revolution National Headquarters, Washington, DC

June                     Cyndi McChesney

                             Lecture: Panel Palooza and Trunk Show     

                             Workshop: “Panel Palooza”

                                    

July                      Group Teaching:  Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Skills  

 

August                Becky Chapin Trunk Show

                             1 ½ day Workshop: “Mariner’s Compass”

September        Nancy Prince - Trunk Show/Lecture:

                            “So What is Thread Painting All About?”   

                            ½ Day Workshop: “Simple Thread Painting”;

                            Full Day Workshop: “Thread Painting and Sketching Combined”       

October            Challenge Reveal

 

November        Holiday Party

December        No Meeting

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