Approximately 60 - 90 minutes
Featuring Special Guest Lecturers
Anna Hergert & Mark Lipinski
Anna hergert - Canada
Innovative Connections, Lecture
Friday, March 6, 4:30 pm
Joining individual hand and machine embellished pieces, with the help of innovative and ordinary hardware or household finds, to achieve eye-catching art quilts is a trademark of Anna Hergert, who is the 2014 Canadian Quilters Association “Teacher of the Year.” The artist presents digital images and actual art quilts while touching on the key elements of design, and sharing tips and suggestions for implementation in the studio.
LEC #101 ... $20.00
mark lipinski - New Jersey
The BAD BOY of QUILTING’s no holds barred, brutally honest, riotous talks are half quilting and all stand-up comedy!
The Slow Stitching Movement: Creating, Promoting, and Sustaining a New Vision in Quiltmaking, Lecture
Sunday, March 8, 1:30 pm
If you’ve hit a creative wall, if you have more fabric, floss, threads, and notions than you do inspiration, if all of your projects are beginning to look alike, or if you’ve been creating in the needle arts for years and have nothing especially wonderful to show for it . . . The Slow Stitching Movement is for you. The Slow Stitching Movement is an illuminating revolution within the industry. This lecture will prepare you for a higher form of creativity and important work in the quilting arts and provide you the personal benefits of better health, finances, increased spirituality, and emotional satisfaction.
LEC #102 ... $22.00