We recommend checking with the event organizer before traveling to confirm dates and times. Contact your local Handi Quilter retailer for more details on these upcoming HQ Education events and shows.

Events Listing

Events for Mar. 01, 2022 - May. 31, 2022

Mar. 2022

Mar. 2022
Mar. 02 - Mar. 06 Handi Quilter Van Event
Fremont, NE (Nebraska), United States
Hosted By: Nebraska Quilt Company
Location: Nebraska Quilt Company
Phone: (402) 721-7752
Address: , Fremont, NE (Nebraska), United States
Description: Classes: Friday, March 2nd/4th: 10A-1P 1C Longarm Machine Quilting Basics Friday, March 2nd/4th: 2P-5P 2A Fast, Fun, and Fabulous Free-Motion Quilting Saturday, March 3rd/5th: 10A-1P PS-HO1 Pro-Stitcher Premium Basics Hands On Saturday, March 3rd/5th: 2P-5P 3B Ruler Essentials Sunday, March 6th, 10A-1P: A Foot Ahead, Beyond Basic Background Fills Sunday, March 6th, 2P-5P: Not Your Average Orange Peel, Gridwork Not Guesswork Contact us at (402) 721-7752 or contactus@nebraskaquiltcompany.com and as always at www.nebraskaquiltcompany.com
Mar. 03 - Mar. 07 HandiQuilter Van Event at The Quilt Haus
New Braunfels , TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: The Quilt Haus/Way to Sew
Location: The Quilt Haus/Way to Sew
Phone: (830) 620-1382
Address: , New Braunfels , TX (Texas), United States
Description: We have five full days of HQtastic fun planned! There will be 12 Amaras for you to play with and learn new skills. Visit our website under Calendar to learn more and sign up!
Mar. 03 - Mar. 05 Introduction to Long Arm Quilting Techniques - Hands on Event
Noblesville, IN (Indiana), United States
Hosted By: Always in Stitches
Location: Always in Stitches
Phone: (317) 776-4227
Address: , Noblesville, IN (Indiana), United States
Description: Are you looking to finish your own quilts. During this event you will learn long arm machine quilting basics, free motion quilting, ruler work and an introduction to computerized quilting. Best of all any new machine purchase will be at Handi Quilters show pricing. This is a Hands On event using HQ Amara machines.
Mar. 04 - Mar. 05 Hands-on Educator Event
Merrill, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Stitched With Obsession
Location: Stitched With Obsession
Phone: (715) 224-3393
Address: , Merrill, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Join us for a hands-on weekend education event with HQ Educator Kaye Collins!
Mar. 07 - Mar. 09 Hands On Van Event - Basics and Beyond. Longarm quilting basics, free motion, hands on ruler, introduction to Pro-Stitcher and 4 new Workshops
Noblesville, IN (Indiana), United States
Hosted By: Always in Stitches
Location: Always in Stitches
Phone: (317) 776-4227
Address: , Noblesville, IN (Indiana), United States
Description: Basics and beyond! Longarm quilting basics, free motion, hands on ruler work, introduction to Pro-Stitcher and 4 NEW Workshops. This is a Hands On event using HQ Amaras and Pro-Stitchers.
Mar. 08 - Mar. 08 Beyond Basic Fills VIRTUAL
Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: CS Sewing
Location: VIRTUAL
Phone: (231) 946-9751
Address: , Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Tuesday, March 8 from 7pm-9pm EST Cost $29 sign up at CSSEWING.COM Join us for this VIRTUAL EVENT: Class Description: 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. Objective: Develop a library of designs that you can quilt with confidence using free motion on your longarm. • Identify the shapes that you are naturally good at • Use these shapes to create new pathways • Audition designs for each quilt • The impact thread can have on quilting • Finding the size and shape that best enhance the feature you want to highlight
Mar. 11 - Mar. 12 Life's a Beach! Quilt Show & Market
Beaumont, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Cupcake Quilts, LLC
Location: Beaumont Civic Center
Phone: (832) 858-6562
Address: , Beaumont, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Life’s a Beach! March 11-12, 2022 - 9am-4pm Beaumont Civic Center $10 each day Judged show with 300+ quilts Vendors Quilts for Sale Silent Auction Raffle Quilt Featured Quilter: Joyce Miller Raffle Quilt 94x95 "Texas Stars" The raffle quilt will be given away at 3pm on Saturday, March 12!!! Raffle tickets are $1 or 6 for $5
Mar. 16 - Mar. 19 Handi Quilter Van event with Martha Higdon
PARIS, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: LORI'S PINS 'N NEEDLES
Location: LORI'S PINS 'N NEEDLES
Phone: (217) 465-5541
Address: , PARIS, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: Wed. March 16 9:30-12:30 Longarm Machine Quilting Basics 1:30-4:30 Pro-Stitcher Hands on Thursday, March 17 9:30-12:30 Fast, Fun, Fabulous Free-Motion 1:30-4:30 Hands-on Ruler Essentials Friday-same classes as Wed. Saturday, March 19 9:30-11 A foot Ahead, 11-12:30 Beyond Basic Background Fills; 1:30-3 Not your Average Orange Peel; 3-4:30 Grid work Not Guesswork $35.00 per 3 hour class. Three or more class $30.00 each. If you attend an entire day day of classes, a light lunch will be provided at not extra charge. Call Lori's to enroll 217-465-5541
Mar. 18 - Mar. 19 Q.U.I.L.T.S. 2022
Springfield, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: The Fabric Patch
Location: Illinois State Fairgrounds - Orr Building
Phone: (217) 562-4725
Address: , Springfield, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: Stop by our booth and test drive one of our Handi Quilter machines. Come check out the amazing designs that you can create with Handi Quilter Pro-Stitcher. This is the largest quilt show in the area with over 400 quilts and quilted related items on display. We love to talk everything QUILTING!
Mar. 19 - Mar. 19 Quilters Day Out hosted by Quilters Guild of the Bluegrass
Lexington, KY (Kentucky), United States
Hosted By: Thomas Sewing Center
Location: Fayette County Extension Office
Phone: (859) 286-5192
Address: , Lexington, KY (Kentucky), United States
Description: Enjoy a day of celebration sharing the love of quilting and the rich quilting heritage of our community. Thomas Sewing Center will be there with the Handi Quilter Amara & Pro-Stitcher for you to experience long arm quilting. The event will feature Audrey Esaray from Cotton + Bourbon as a Guest Speaker, quilt displays, scissor sharpening, door prizes & more!
Mar. 22 - Jun. 28 Virtual Event Series: ProStitcher With Susan Manry
Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: CS Sewing
Location: CS Sewing
Phone: (231) 946-9751
Address: , Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: This is a 4- month long class that meets through ZOOM on the 4th Tuesday of the month starting March 22, 2022. Class dates are March 22, April 19, May 24, and June 28 from 7pm-9pm EST Cost is $150 please enroll at cssewing.com If you haven't taken a class from Susan before, you are in for a treat! It’s time for Pro-Stitcher Premium classes, Quilters, and here is the perfect opportunity! Learn from the comfort of your home studio. This four-part class series, taught by HQ Educator Susan Manry, is virtual, so everyone gets a front row seat! Each class session will be recorded, too, so you can watch as often as you’d like. In this course, you’ll learn: • Program navigation – Overview of tools, features, and settings • Updating Pro-Stitcher – Why, when, and how • Introduction to Simulation • File Types: Designs, Workspaces, and Areas • Working with purchased designs • Creating a variety of edge-to-edge quilt layouts, including wrapping • Drag and drop method for accurate advancement of the quilt, including solutions for gaps between rows, and pattern “drift” • All about the New Start/End tool • Interruptions: Easily realigning the pattern with existing quilting, bobbin changes and thread breaks, and restarting anywhere • Custom Quilting and the Modify Tools • Using Move, Mark, and Record • Special Homework Projects • Introduction to Pro-Stitcher Designer • Ask the teacher: What would you like to know?
Mar. 24 - Mar. 26 Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival
Sacramento, CA (California), United States
Hosted By: Elk Grove Sewing and Vacuum Center
Location: Cal Expo Sacramento California
Phone: (916) 714-0904
Address: , Sacramento, CA (California), United States
Description: Come join us at our Festival in Sacramento - At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies. And you can test drive Handi Quilter machines!
Mar. 24 - Mar. 27 HandiQuilter Hands On Van Event 2022
Columbia, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: Warm N Cozy Quilting
Location: Warm N Cozy Quilting
Phone: (618) 719-2565
Address: , Columbia, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: Join Warm N Cozy Quilting in Columbia, Illinois as we host a hands on HandiQuilter Van event! You will get to spend two days learning about the use of the HandiQuilter machines, and learn from HandiQuilter National Educator Harriet Carpanini! If you have been on the fence about investing into a long arm, this is the event for you! Your two days of learning will include: - Learning Longarm Machine Basics - Fast, Fun, Fabulous Free Motion - Introduction to Pro-Stitcher Hands On - Hands-On Ruler Essentials These classes are designed to help you learn more about HandiQuilter machines, or help you improve your current skill set if you are new and still learning! We have two 2-day time slots available to chose from for these classes. You can sign up for either Thursday & Friday (March 24th & 25th) or Saturday & Sunday (March 26th & 27th). Seating is limited, so sign up early! There will be special event pricing on machines during this event, and special pricing on accessories! If you have questions you can contact us- by email: info@warmncozyquilting.com by phone: 618-719-2565 Facebook or Instagram: @warmncozyquilting Sign up today at: www.warmncozyquilting.com/classes.htm
Mar. 25 - Mar. 27 Ashland Home Show
Ashland, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Elements LLC
Location: Bay Area Civic Center
Phone: (715) 229-6524
Address: , Ashland, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Give the HQ Moxie or HQ Amara a test drive at the Ashland Home Show!
Mar. 26 - Mar. 27 Crazy Quilter's Guild Show
Mukwonago, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection, LLC
Location: Parkview Middle School
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Mukwonago, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Come join us and try out your new Handi Quilter machine. We will have the NEW Moxie on the 8 foot Loft Frame, the Simply Sixteen on the Little Foot Frame, the sitdown Capri on the InSight stitch regulated table, and the Amara with Pro-Stitcher! We will also have some products on display including the Quick Zip System. We have 2 Wisconsin locations to serve you and would love to share our 22 years of exclusive longarm quilting knowledge with you. Don't forget to visit our website www.LongarmConnection.com for up-to-date information. You can also contact us by email QuiltingConnectionWi@yahoo.com or by phone 262-723-6775
Mar. 30 - Apr. 03 Arrowhead Home & Builder Show
Ashland Duluth, MN, MN (Minnesota), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Elements LLC
Location: Duluth Entertainment Convention Center
Phone: (715) 292-6524
Address: , Ashland Duluth, MN, MN (Minnesota), United States
Description: Join Quilt Elements to try out the latest and greatest in all aspects of sewing and quilting machines, techniques & supplies!
Mar. 31 - Apr. 02 Virtual Quilting Classes at Kindred Spirits
St. Catharines, ON (Ontario), Canada
Hosted By: Kindred Spirits Quilt Co.
Location: Kindred Spirits Quilt Co.
Phone: (905) 397-9500
Address: , St. Catharines, ON (Ontario), Canada
Description: Virtual classes taught by Handi Quilter National Educator Debby Brown will be offered March 31, April 1 and April 2. Please visit www.kindredspiritsquiltco.com for more information or to register for classes.
Apr. 2022
Apr. 01 - Apr. 02 Embroidery on Your Long Arm!
SIMSBURY, CT (Connecticut), United States
Hosted By: SEW INSPIRED QUILT SHOP
Location: SEW INSPIRED QUILT SHOP
Phone: (860) 651-8885
Address: , SIMSBURY, CT (Connecticut), United States
Description: Embroidery on Your Handi Quilter Long Arm with Pro-Stitcher& Pro-Stitcher Designer! Join us to learn the tips for choosing the right types of designs. Then, join along as we use Pro-Stitcher Designer to tweak those designs to work on our Pro-Stitcher. (2-part Virtual Class with HQ Educator Gail Berry-Graham)
Apr. 01 - Apr. 02 Evergreen Quilt Guild Show
Green Bay, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection, LLC
Location: Green Bay Community Church
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Green Bay, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Come join us and try out your new Handi Quilter machine. We will have the NEW Moxie on the 8 foot Loft Frame, the Simply Sixteen on the Little Foot Frame, the sitdown Capri on the InSight stitch regulated table, and the Amara with Pro-Stitcher! We will also have some products on display including the Quick Zip System. We have 2 Wisconsin locations to serve you and would love to share our 22 years of exclusive longarm quilting knowledge with you. Don't forget to visit our website www.LongarmConnection.com for up-to-date information. You can also contact us by email QuiltingConnectionWi@yahoo.com or by phone 262-723-6775
Apr. 01 - Apr. 02 Quilts on the Grand
Grand Rapids, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: Friends Quilting Basket
Location: Delta Plex
Phone: (616) 374-3060
Address: , Grand Rapids, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: West Michigan Quilters Guild Show
Apr. 01 - Apr. 02 HandiQuilter Longarm event at Blue Hen Quilt Shop, Newark Delaware
Newark, DE (Delaware), United States
Hosted By: BLUE HEN QUILT SHOP
Location: BLUE HEN QUILT SHOP
Phone: (302) 533-5215
Address: , Newark, DE (Delaware), United States
Description: Join us in Newark Delaware for two fun filled days with HQ Educator Diane Henry! There's a little free motion involved, some toys and tricks and Prostitcher fun! Come expand your horizons. Something for everyone! We have the Forte with Prostitcher, the Amara, the Moxie and the Capri on the floor ready to entertain you!
Apr. 05 - Apr. 05 Not Your Average Orange Peel VIRTUAL
Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: CS Sewing
Location: VIRTUAL
Phone: (231) 946-9751
Address: , Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Tuesday, April 5, 2022 from 7pm-9pm EST Cost $29 Enroll at cssewing.com VIRTUAL EVENT with Allison Spence! Class Description: Let’s take a classic design – the orange peel – and spice it up in this fun workshop. You’ll learn how to add creative designs to jazz up this basic quilting design. Objective: Teach the stitching path for the “continuous curve” design that students can then “upskill” the design by jazzing up the centers with additional designs without breaking the thread. See other shapes that create a fun design with the same pathway. • The basic stitch path of the continuous curve • Deciding where a continuous line design would fit well • How to stitch out the design using free motion or rulers • How to add interest to the centers with basic center designs while not breaking the thread • How to use other shapes in the same stitch path to change the design
Apr. 07 - Apr. 09 Portland Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
Portland, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Whitlock's Sewing Center
Location: Portland Expo Center
Phone: (503) 585-7771
Address: , Portland, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: Join the Whitlock's team at this amazing event. Come take a test drive on a Handi Quilter and play with a Pro-Stitcher! We will be in booth 215/315. See you there!
Apr. 07 - Apr. 09 Three Rivers Quilters 2022 Quilt Show
Washington, PA (Pennsylvania), United States
Hosted By: The Quilt Peddler llc.
Location: The Meadows
Phone: (814) 262-9656
Address: , Washington, PA (Pennsylvania), United States
Description: Try out the Handi Quilter Capri at the quilt show. We will also have handi feet, rulers and accessories.
Apr. 08 - Apr. 09 40th Quilt Fest
Decatur, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: The Fabric Patch
Location: Decatur Civic Center
Phone: (217) 561-1157
Address: , Decatur, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: Its a Ruby Celebration so don't wait any longer to check out our Handi Quilter machines and the HQ Pro-Stitcher. Stop by our booth and test drive one, you will love it. The amazing designs are endless with Handi Quilter!
Apr. 13 - Apr. 13 Beyond Background Fills
Summerville, SC (South Carolina), United States
Hosted By: SEW SUITE STUDIO
Location: Virtual - ZOOM
Phone: (843) 900-5440
Address: , Summerville, SC (South Carolina), United States
Description: 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. Objective: Develop a library of designs that you can quilt with confidence using free motion on your longarm. • Identify the shapes that you are naturally good at • Use these shapes to create new pathways • Audition designs for each quilt • The impact thread can have on quilting • Finding the size and shape that best enhance the feature you want to highlight
Apr. 15 - Apr. 16 Longarm Quilting Event
Logan, UT (Utah), United States
Hosted By: Stylish Fabrics and Quilts
Location: Stylish Fabrics and Quilts
Phone: (435) 752-4186
Address: , Logan, UT (Utah), United States
Description: Join us as we welcome HQ educator Kaye Collins. We'll learn the basics of loading a quilt, free motion skills, using feet and rulers, plus designing our quilting.
Apr. 19 - Apr. 20 Handi Quilter Hands-on Van Event
Walla Walla, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas
Location: Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas
Phone: (509) 529-7755
Address: , Walla Walla, WA (Washington), United States
Description: The Handi Quilter van and machines will be in Walla Walla for a total of four days of hands-on education, inspiration and fun. Come get your hands on the HQ Amara using free motion and Pro-Stitcher techniques. The National Educator will be on hand to guide you through each of the sessions. You will leave not only with new confidence and inspirations, but also with handouts to use to recreate and support the information and training from each session. Classes are limited to twelve students - two students per machine. Call now to reserve your space.
Apr. 20 - Apr. 21 Pro-Stitcher Designer Event
Merrill, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Stitched With Obsession
Location: Stitched With Obsession
Phone:
Address: , Merrill, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Join us for a 2 day Designer event with Susan Manry! We will host raffles for participating students and provide lunches for you! Class info can be found on our website
Apr. 20 - Apr. 23 Handi Quilter Hands On Van Event
Lexington, KY (Kentucky), United States
Hosted By: Thomas Sewing Center
Location: Thomas Sewing Center
Phone: (859) 286-5192
Address: , Lexington, KY (Kentucky), United States
Description: Thomas Sewing Center has invited Handi Quilter Educators, Mary Yoder and Chris Davidson to teach for four days at our Lexington store. This is a great time to get hands on experience, and continue your long-arm quilting education!
Apr. 21 - Apr. 21 Hands On Open House
Sioux City, IA (Iowa), United States
Hosted By: Tri-State Sewing & Quilting, Inc.
Location: Tri-State Sewing & Quilting, Inc.
Phone: (712) 258-1188
Address: , Sioux City, IA (Iowa), United States
Description: Come and join the fun! Featuring Handi Quilter machines & products. Interested in a long arm or want to gain some domestic quilting skills? Come to our open house and see what our event is all about. Meet Judy Hays, the Handi Quilter educator that will be teaching classes Friday and Saturday April 22-23, 2022. Let us help you grow your passion to quilt! Contact us at (712) 258-1188 or https://www.tristatesew.com
Apr. 21 - Apr. 21 Hands on with Handi Quilter- Longarm Quilting Basics & Fast, Fun, Free Motion
Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Quilt
Location: Prairie Quilt
Phone: (405) 853-6801
Address: , Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: Longarm Machine Quilting Basics: 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! Topics Include: -Basic machine and frame elements and features -Bobbins, tension, needles and thread -How to load a quilt onto a frame -Quilting with Groovy Boards and pantographs -Rulers, Adjustable and Micro Handles, and basic free-motion Fast, Fun, Fabulous Free Motion: 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. Topics include: -How to develop an inventory of free-motion designs -Proper scaling and spacing of design elements -Edge-to-edge free-motion quilting -Adjusting your quilting path to create your own new designs -Using Micro Handles and adjustable handlebars for free-motion control *All supplies, use of machines(no more than 2 per machine for optimal hands on experience) and lunch provided! GREAT for newbies!*
Apr. 22 - Apr. 23 HQ Educational Event
Sioux City, IA (Iowa), United States
Hosted By: Tri-State Sewing & Quilting, Inc.
Location: Tri-State Sewing & Quilting, Inc.
Phone: (712) 258-1188
Address: , Sioux City, IA (Iowa), United States
Description: This is a 2 Day hands on Educational Event, hands on learning & lecture. 4 classes, great for anyone, thinking they would like to purchase a longarm, for those that have just purchased one. You will need to register, then you will have a chance to win prizes also. Batting, thread, and free quilt designs!
Apr. 22 - Apr. 22 Hands on with Handi Quilter- Intro to Pro-Stitcher & Ruler Essentials
Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Quilt
Location: Prairie Quilt
Phone: (405) 853-6801
Address: , Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: Introduction to Pro-Stitcher: 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 consider a quilting business, come see the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with Pro-Stitcher. New owners – start here! Topics include: -Basic overview of how to use Pro-Stitcher -Create an area and place a block using Skew, Resize, Xform or Align -Use the modify tools to make a design fit in any space -Demo how to set up an e2e design -Basic repositioning and advancing an e2e design Ruler Essesntials: If you love precision and consistency in your quilting designs, 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. Topics Include: -Handle rulers safely -Understand and use ruler markings for precision and accuracy -Use piecing lines and marking tools to build ruler design confidence -VersaTool quilting: stitch-in-the-ditch, cross-hatch, piano keys, clamshells and arcs -Apply binding with the HQ VersaTool *All supplies, use of machines(no more than 2 per machine for optimal hands on experience) and lunch provided! GREAT for newbies!*
Apr. 23 - Apr. 24 Medford Area Quilt Show
Medford, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Stitched With Obsession
Location: Simek Center
Phone: (715) 224-3393
Address: , Medford, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: FEATURE CATEGORY OF 2022: Paper-Pieced Quilts! The event will have classes and demonstrations, Vendors, Food Court, Raffles and Prizes! Saturday from 10-4, Sunday from 10-3
Apr. 23 - Apr. 23 Hands on with Handi Quilter- Workshop
Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Quilt
Location: Prairie Quilt
Phone: (405) 853-6801
Address: , Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: A Foot Ahead: Handi Quilter’s full lineup of feet give you a lot options for quilting projects. This fun workshop lets you see different ways to incorporate techniques with the all the different feet. Topics include: -The many feet available -Different applications for the feet -Changing the feet -Couching -Attaching binding while on the frame Beyond Basic Background Fills: 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. Topics Include: -Identify the shapes that you are naturally good at -Use these shapes to create new pathways -Audition designs for each quilt -The impact thread can have on quilting -Finding the size and shape that best enhance the feature you want to highlight Not Your Average Orange Peel: Let’s take a classic design – the orange peel – and spice it up in this fun workshop. You’ll learn how to add creative designs to jazz up this basic quilting design. Topics Include: -The basic stitch path of the continuous curve -Deciding where a continuous line design would fit well -How to stitch out the design using free motion or rulers -How to add interest to the centers with basic center designs while not breaking the thread -How to use other shapes in the same stitch path to change the design Gridwork Not Guesswork: Laying out designs using gridwork creates even spacing and uniformity in quilting. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to make your own stencils, explore designs that work well within grids, and tips and tricks for marking grids on your next quilting project. Topics Include: -Making your own grid stencil -Applying grids successfully in different size spaces -Designs conducive for gridwork -Gridwork for E2E designs -Marking and removing grids *All supplies, use of machines(no more than 2 per machine for optimal hands on experience) and lunch provided! GREAT for newbies!*
Apr. 23 - Apr. 23 Handi Quilter Advanced Pro-Stitcher
Walla Walla, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas
Location: Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas
Phone: (509) 529-7755
Address: , Walla Walla, WA (Washington), United States
Description: Morning Session: 9-12 Use Pro-Stitcher to create a Mandala and meet Mark, Move and Record Learn how to make a beautiful Mandala, created on your Pro-Stitcher as well as learn about some of the under-utilized tools called Mark, Move and Record. Let Gina introduce you to your new BFF's, Mark and Record, and you will be creating your own unique quilting designs in no time. Bring your tablet or laptop with the latest version of Pro-Stitcher Simulator loaded and you will go home with new designs, ready to quilt. Afternoon Session: 1-4 Conquer Your Borders and Corners with Pro-Stitcher Have you conquered the edge to edge and ready to move on to borders and corners? There is more than one way to do them and you will go home with detailed directions on three different ways to quilt your borders. Bring your tablet or laptop with the latest version of Pro-Stitcher Simulator loaded and we will walk through it step-by-step. You will not want to miss the opportunity to learn and ask questions in person.
Apr. 29 - Apr. 30 Longarm Fun with Handi Quilter
Snohomish, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: Quilting Mayhem
Location: Quilting Mayhem
Phone: (425) 533-2566
Address: , Snohomish, WA (Washington), United States
Description: We're happy have Adam Ratliff back to Quilting Mayhem! Over two days Adam is going to help you with "Getting Started with Longarm Quilting", "Free-Motion Quilting", and find out why you, "Can't have enough rulers"! We will end with an "Introduction to Pro-Stitcher", to help you learn what computerize quilting is about.
Apr. 29 - May. 01 Prostitcher and Prostitch Designer
GILLETTE, WY (Wyoming), United States
Hosted By: Heirlooms by Design
Location: Heirlooms by Design
Phone: (303) 076-6045
Address: , GILLETTE, WY (Wyoming), United States
Description: Prostitcher and Prostitch Designer are going to be taught by Leslie Main. Classes are 9 am to 4pm April 29th thru May 1st at the Wingate Inn Gillette, WY. Ease contact Nicki Huddleston for registration at 307-660-4574.
Apr. 30 - Apr. 30 HQ Class: The Inside Scoop
Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Fox Country Quilts
Location: Fox Country Quilts
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Description: This is a virtual class - Learn at home. Ready to get a new perspective on rulers? In this workshop, Debby Brown teaches creative ways to use rulers to add some pop to your next quilting project.
Apr. 30 - May. 01 Sinnissippi Quilter's Quilt Show
Loves Park, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection, LLC
Location: Indoor Sports Center - Sportscore Two
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Loves Park, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: Come join us and try out your new Handi Quilter machine. We will have the NEW Moxie on the 8 foot Loft Frame, the sitdown Capri on the InSight stitch regulated table, and the Amara with Pro-Stitcher! We will also have some products on display including the Quick Zip System. We have 2 Wisconsin locations to serve you and would love to share our 22 years of exclusive longarm quilting knowledge with you. Don't forget to visit our website www.LongarmConnection.com for up-to-date information. You can also contact us by email QuiltingConnectionWi@yahoo.com or by phone 262-723-6775
May. 2022
May. 04 - May. 07 Bluebird Quilt Studio BARB TATERA and ADAM RATELIFF (Adam Sew Fun) National Handi Quilter HANDS-ON Event
Nampa, ID (Idaho), United States
Hosted By: Bluebird Quilt Studio
Location: Bluebird Quilt Studio
Phone: (208) 467-4148
Address: , Nampa, ID (Idaho), United States
Description: Join us for a DYNAMIC DUO of National Handi Quilter Educators at the Holiday Inn in Nampa Idaho. Both Barb Tatera and Adam Rateliff (Adam Sew Fun) will be joining us for two action packed days of quilting instruction. Event is Wednesday-Thursday May 4 and 5 OR Friday - Saturday May 6 and 7, 2022. A special Tuesday evening May 3 event with our guest teachers will be offered at an additional charge. More information will be posted soon on our events page on our website (www.bluebirdquiltstudio.com). We look forward to sharing this dynamic duo of National Educators with you! Price for the event is $299. Discounts for early registration. Special pricing on machines, notions and quilting goodness will be available!
May. 05 - May. 07 Spring Van Event!
SIMBURY, CT (Connecticut), United States
Hosted By: SEW INSPIRED QUILT SHOP
Location: SEW INSPIRED QUILT SHOP
Phone: (860) 878-1167
Address: , SIMBURY, CT (Connecticut), United States
Description: Three days of HANDS-ON classes with HQ National Educator, Waynna Kirshner. Long Arm Basics, Free Motion Fun, Pro-Stitcher, Ruler Work and a full day of mini-workshops. Visit sewinspiredquilts.com or call us for details! 860-651-8885
May. 05 - May. 07 HANDI QUILTER COMING TO BOURSVILLE, WV
Barboursville, WV (West Virginia), United States
Hosted By: Sister's & Associates
Location: Sister's & Associates
Phone: (304) 302-5400
Address: , Barboursville, WV (West Virginia), United States
Description: Martha Hidgon n will be our educator. Day 1: 3 Hour Morning Class:1-C Longarm Machine Quilting Basics 3 Hour Afternoon Class: 1-A Stepping Stones to Quilting Your Quilt Day 2: 3 Hour Morning Class: 2-A Fast, Fun, and Fabulous Free-Motion Quilting 3 Hour Afternoon Class: 3-B Ruler Essentials Day 3: 3 Hour Morning Class: PS-LD2 Pro-Stitcher Basics in Simulation All Day 3 Hour Afternoon Class: PS-LD2 Pro-Stitcher Basics in Simulation All Day. Each Day is $50. Call to secure your seat.
May. 05 - May. 07 Minnesota Charms Quilt Show
Duluth , MN (Minnesota), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Elements LLC
Location: Schriner Center
Phone:
Address: , Duluth , MN (Minnesota), United States
Description: Join Quilt Elements to see the latest and greatest in longarm technology, including the Moxie and Pro-Stitcher Lite! Come give you new dream machine a test drive!
May. 06 - May. 06 Introduction to Pro-Stitcher
Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Hosted By: Miss D's Quilts
Location: Miss D's Quilts
Phone:
Address: , Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Description: This is a series of intro classes offered the 1st Friday of every month, May thru November. If you are a new owner, have Pro-Stitcher but have only had it short period of time or considering purchasing Pro-Stitcher, then this is the class for you. We will cover all the basics plus include some of the more advanced features as time goes along. Fee for the class includes light lunch. Please register at MissDsQuilts.com This class starts at 9:00 am and ends at noon.
May. 06 - May. 06 Introduction to Free Motion with Rulers
Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Hosted By: Miss D's Quilts
Location: Miss D's Quilts
Phone: (386) 385-5678
Address: , Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Description: This series of classes are for those who are new to free motion quilting, want to build more confidence or have never experienced the fun of free motion then this series of classes is for you. Thinking of purchasing a long-arm but not sure, this class is for you. Along the way, we will introduce various rulers and techniques for using those rulers. Come join us. Light lunch is included in fee. Please register at MissDsQuilts.com. This session begins at 1:30 and ends at 4:30
May. 07 - May. 07 Intermediate Pro-Stitcher
Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Hosted By: Miss D's Quilts
Location: Miss D's Quilts
Phone: (386) 385-5678
Address: , Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Description: This is a more advanced series of classes for those who have experience using Pro-Stitcher and who are eager to incorporate more capabilities in their projects. Plus, we will begin the exploration into Designer. The new product that really opens a whole new world to the quilter. Fee for the class includes a light lunch. Please register at MissDsQuilts.com
May. 07 - May. 07 Intermediate Free Motion with Rulers
Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Hosted By: Miss D's Quilts
Location: Miss D's Quilts
Phone: (386) 385-5678
Address: , Palatka, FL (Florida), United States
Description: This series of classes are for those who have experience in free motion quilting but desire to improve their techniques and learn what is current in free motion quilting. In addition, we will show you techniques combining ruler work with Pro-Stitcher patterns and with other free motion techniques. Fee for the class includes a light lunch. Please register at MissDsQuilts.com This session begins at 1:30 and ends at 4:30.
May. 07 - May. 07 Stationary Longarm Machine Quilting Basics
Norway, ME (Maine), United States
Hosted By: Sew Orchid Design
Location: Sew Orchid Design
Phone: (207) 739-2065
Address: , Norway, ME (Maine), United States
Description: National Educator Debby Brown will be educating you through Zoom! She will help you answer these questions: Do you quilt on a sewing machine, but long for more space??? Are you unsure if you are "doing it right?" Debby will help you discover how a stationary longarm machine, plus tools and tips, can improve the quality of your work and the pleasure of your quilting experience. Won't you join us on ZOOM! sign up at www.seworchid.com now
May. 10 - May. 10 Gridwork Not Guesswork VIRTUAL
Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: CS Sewing
Location: VIRTUAL
Phone: (231) 946-9751
Address: , Traverse City, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Tuesday, May 10, 2022 7pm - 9pm cost $29 VIRTUAL CLASS Sign -up at CSSEWING.COM Class Description: Laying out designs using gridwork creates even spacing and uniformity in quilting. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to make your own stencils, explore designs that work well within grids, and tips and tricks for marking grids on your next quilting project. Objective: Quilting with a grid results in even spacing and uniformity with your quilting. • Making your own grid stencil • Applying grids successfully in different size spaces • Designs conducive for gridwork • Gridwork for E2E designs • Marking and removing grids
May. 12 - May. 15 Weekend Longarm Event
Merrill, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Stitched With Obsession
Location: Stitched With Obsession
Phone:
Address: , Merrill, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: For 4 days we will have Micki Chappelear in house instructing! With A.M. and P.M. classes throughout the weekend there's something in store for every quilter. Along with raffles, we will have tons of specials the 12th-15th. Don't miss out!
May. 12 - May. 14 Boise Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival
Boise, ID (Idaho), United States
Hosted By: Bluebird Quilt Studio
Location: Expo Idaho
Phone: (208) 467-4148
Address: , Boise, ID (Idaho), United States
Description: A fun filled event for all quilters and crafters with many vendors and demos! Join us in our booth for a complimentary demonstration and a token of our thanks. Meet National Handi Quilter educator Gina Siembieda and our friendly and knowledgeable staff. Learn about Bluebird Quilt Studio educational owner support and education programs. HQWay dealer 2021 and 2022.
May. 12 - May. 14 Hands On Education Event
Davenport, IA (Iowa), United States
Hosted By: Hermes Auto & Upholstery, Inc
Location: Hermes Auto & Upholstery, Inc
Phone: (563) 652-2279
Address: , Davenport, IA (Iowa), United States
Description: Hands On Event 5-12-2022 - Longarm Machine Quilting (all day) 5-13-2022 - Fast Fun, Fabulous Free Motion Quilting Hands On Ruler Essentials 5-14-2022 - Pro Stitcher (all day)
May. 12 - May. 14 Anna's Handi Quilter Van Event
North Olmsted, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Annas Sewing Center
Location: Annas Sewing Center
Phone: (440) 716-8884
Address: , North Olmsted, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: Please join us for this 3 day Hands-On event with Handi Quilter educator Karen Arnold. Classes include Long Arm Quilting Basics; Fast, Fun, Fabulous Free-Motion Quilting; Hands-On Ruler Essentials; and Exploring Pro-Stitcher. Check out our website for registration and full class descriptions.
May. 13 - May. 14 Bringing out the BEST Quilter in You!
Merrill, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: The Sewing Works
Location: The Sewing Works
Phone: (541) 798-1100
Address: , Merrill, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: 4 classes $40 each, Sign up for 3 for a $15 coupon, sign up for all for for a $20 coupon for merchandise. May 13th AM: ProStitcher Designer. May 13th PM: Rulers Rule. May 14th AM: Free Motion/Custom Quilting. May 14th PM: Other Ideas on a longarm. Visit www.thesewingworks.com/classes for full flyer. Call store the sign up 541-798-1100
May. 13 - May. 14 Eiffel in Love with Quilts - Quilt Show
Paris, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: FOX COUNTRY QUILTS LLC
Location: Love Civic Center in Paris, Texas
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Paris, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Experience the joy of quilting while viewing the quilts on display. See the Red River Valley Quilt Guild's special exhibit of Quilts of Valor. Come by Fox Country Quilts' booth to test drive and get special discounts on machines and accessories!
May. 13 - May. 13 HQ In Store Education 4 Workshops
OSAGE BEACH, MO (Missouri), United States
Hosted By: Love To Sew Boutique & Fabrics
Location: Love To Sew Boutique & Fabrics
Phone: (573) 348-1972
Address: , OSAGE BEACH, MO (Missouri), United States
Description: Come and Join the Fun! We are thrilled to welcome HQ Educator, Leslie Main to bring us 2 amazing days of playing and learning on the HandiQuilter machines. The first day of excitement will be a choice of 4 Hands On Workshops: A Foot Ahead, Beyond Basic Background Fills, Not Your Average Orange Peel, and Gridwork not Guesswork. Take one or all 4 for the day! Light morning and/or lunch snacks are included depending on your attendance! Get all the details here: https://www.lovetosewboutique.com/new-events.html and call the Store to get signed up: 573-348-1972 Choose 1-3 Workshop classes for $25 each or take all 4 for $80. Call with any questions you might have. We are excited to see you for these great classes!
May. 14 - May. 14 HQ In Store Education Software Training
OSAGE BEACH, MO (Missouri), United States
Hosted By: Love To Sew Boutique & Fabrics
Location: Love To Sew Boutique & Fabrics
Phone: (573) 348-1972
Address: , OSAGE BEACH, MO (Missouri), United States
Description: Come and Join the Fun! We are thrilled to welcome HQ Educator, Leslie Main to bring us 2 amazing days of playing and learning on the HandiQuilter machines. This second day of excitement will be a choice of 2) 3 hour Software classes: Intro to ProStitcher in Simulation and ProStitcher Designer Basics. Take one or both for the day! Light morning and/or lunch snacks are included depending on your attendance! Get all the details here: https://www.lovetosewboutique.com/new-events.html and call the Store to get signed up: 573-348-1972 One class = $40 or take both classes for $70. Please call with any questions you might have. Excited to have you join us!
May. 18 - May. 18 Feather Foundations
Summerville, SC (South Carolina), United States
Hosted By: SEW SUITE STUDIO
Location: Virtual - ZOOM
Phone: (843) 900-5440
Address: , Summerville, SC (South Carolina), United States
Description: Feather designs add a touch of class to any quilt. Learn to draw and stitch these beautiful elements in many different styles, from traditional to contemporary. Objective: Techniques for creating basic spines, formal and informal feathers • Basic feather spines • Informal feather • Formal feather • Non-back tracking feather • Using feathers as overall designs
May. 19 - May. 21 Hands On Van Event
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (Colorado), United States
Hosted By: RUTH'S STITCHERY
Location: RUTH'S STITCHERY
Phone: (719) 591-1717
Address: , COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (Colorado), United States
Description: Join us as we invite HQ National Educator, Vicki Kerkvliet to our store for a Hands On Van Event. Day 1: Longarm Machine Quilting Basics (All Day), Day 2: Fast Fun, Fabulous Free-Motion Quilting and Hands on Ruler Essentials, Day 3: 4 - 90 minute sessions: 1) A Foot Ahead, 2) Beyond Basic Background Fills, 3) Not Your Average Orange Peel, and 4) Gridwork Not Guesswork
May. 19 - May. 19 HQ Virtual Class: Intro to PS Hands On
Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Fox Country Quilts
Location: Fox Country Quilts
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Description: New Pro-Stitcher owners – start here! Diane Henry will take you through the process of setting up a design in an area and quilting it and setting up an edge to edge design. You will also learn the basics of advancing and repositioning designs the easy way!
May. 19 - May. 21 Handi Quilter Classes @ Red Rooster Quilts
Dublin, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Red Rooster Quilts
Location: Red Rooster Quilts
Phone: (614) 734-9007
Address: , Dublin, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: 5 Handi Quilter classes offered including Long Arm Machine Quilting Basics and Intro to Pro-Stitcher. See our web site for all the classes and to sign up.
May. 19 - May. 21 Handi Quilter Hands On VAN Event
Tazewell, TN (Tennessee), United States
Hosted By: Beckie's Sewing Center
Location: Beckie's Sewing Center
Phone: (423) 626-5337
Address: , Tazewell, TN (Tennessee), United States
Description: If you have been on the fence about investing into a long arm, this is the event for you! Your two days of learning will include: - Learning Longarm Machine Basics - Fast, Fun, Fabulous Free Motion - Introduction to Pro-Stitcher Hands On - Hands-On Ruler Essentials These classes are designed to help you learn more about HandiQuilter machines, The 3rd day is workshops!!! for more info go to our class tab https://www.beckiessewingcenter.com/events/2022-05/
May. 20 - May. 22 RIT SHOW: GENESEE VALLEY QUILTFST
ROCHESTER, NY (New York), United States
Hosted By: M&D WALTERS SEWING CENTER DBA MARIE'S SEWING CENTER
Location: RIT IN ROCHESTER
Phone: (716) 870-5274
Address: , ROCHESTER, NY (New York), United States
Description: The largest show in the area. Over 60 vendors. There is classes and a huge quilt show. Because it is on the Collage campus you need photo id and vaccination card to enter.
May. 20 - May. 20 HQ Virtual Class: Pro-Stitcher Designer Basics
Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Fox Country Quilts
Location: Fox Country Quilts
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Description: New PS Designer Users - Start here! In this class, Diane Henry will start with a basic overview of the easy-to-use features. New users will be creating their own digital designs for their next quilting project by the end of this class!
May. 20 - May. 20 Introduction to the Pro-Stitcher in Simulation & Pro-Stitcher Designer Basics
Sahuarita, AZ (Arizona), United States
Hosted By: Cathey's Sewing & Vacuum
Location: Cathey's Sewing & Vacuum
Phone: (520) 300-5002
Address: , Sahuarita, AZ (Arizona), United States
Description: 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. Pro-Stitcher Designer is full featured, vector-based drawing software that gives you the ability to quickly design, edit, customize, export and import any quilting motif you can imagine. This class will start with a basic overview of the easy-to-use features. New users will be creating their own digital designs for their next quilting project by the end of this class! Topics include: • Overview of support resources available online • Basic overview of menu, functions and design catalog • Create an area and place a block using Skew, Resize, Xform & Align • Demo how to set up an e2e design • Overview of PS Designer & PS Catalog • Overview of support resources available online • Overview of user interface, basic functions and design catalog • Draw basic designs using the Draw tools then add stitches and save • Bring in a backdrop and layout a quilt • Basic editing of designs to make them fit any space
May. 20 - May. 20 Gridwork Not Guesswork
Norway, ME (Maine), United States
Hosted By: Sew Orchid Design
Location: Sew Orchid Design
Phone: (207) 739-2065
Address: , Norway, ME (Maine), United States
Description: Gridwork Not Guess Work! Join Debby Brown to learn how to Lay out designs using gridwork, create even spacing and uniformity in quilting. In this workshop, you'll learn how to make your own stencils, explore designs that work well within grids, and tips and tricks for marking grids on your next quilting project! Cost is $20.00, sign up at seworchid.com
May. 21 - May. 21 All Day Workshops
Sahuarita, AZ (Arizona), United States
Hosted By: Cathey's Sewing & Vacuum
Location: Cathey's Sewing & Vacuum
Phone: (520) 300-5002
Address: , Sahuarita, AZ (Arizona), United States
Description: During this fun filled day we will explore how and what feet to use when longarm quilting, how to create pathways to connect your background fills seamlessly, explore using different threads to make your quilt pop, learn how to spice up classic designs like - the orange peel - and become familiar with making your own stencils to using grids to layout your quilting designs. This day of workshops will be a day of wow moments! Topics include: • Couching • Attaching binding while on the frame • Identify the shapes that you are naturally good at • Use these shapes to create new pathways • Audition designs for each quilt • The impact thread can have on quilting • The basic stitch path of the continuous curve • Deciding where a continuous line design would fit well • How to stitch out the design using free motion or rulers • Making your own grid stencil • Applying grids successfully in different size spaces • Designs conducive for gridwork • Gridwork for E2E designs • Marking and removing grids
May. 25 - May. 28 Handi Quilter Spring Fling
Moab, UT (Utah), United States
Hosted By: Canyonland Quilts
Location: Canyonland Quilts
Phone: (435) 668-7454
Address: , Moab, UT (Utah), United States
Description: Come Join us for some Hands On Handi Quilter Fun. May 25-28, 2022 Canyonland Quilts 11850 S Highway 191 B7 Moab, Utah 84532 Lunch will be provided. Purchase a longarm Machine and the 4 day class will be Free, along with Free Delivery, Free Set up and 20% off all purchases from Canyonland Quilts in store or online.
May. 28 - May. 28 HQ Class: Mark It Up
Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Fox Country Quilts
Location: Fox Country Quilts
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Commerce, TX (Texas), United States
Description: This is a virtual class - Learn at home. In this workshop, Gail Berry-Graham walks you through the steps of marking your quilt top successfully. You’ll get lots of tips and tricks on how to find the perfect design and be able to transfer it to your quilt top at the proper scale and with the tools that are just right for your project.