Contact your local Handi Quilter retailer for more details on these upcoming HQ Education events and shows. For our HQ Van events, click here.

Events Listing

Events for Aug. 01, 2019 - Oct. 31, 2019

Aug. 2019

Aug. 2019
Aug. 01 - Aug. 03 Stand Up and Quilt! at Calico Gals
Syracuse, NY (New York), United States
Hosted By: Calico Gals
Location: Calico Gals
Phone: (315) 445-0617
Address: , Syracuse, NY (New York), United States
Description: Calico Gals wants you to be successful in finishing your own quilts! We welcome Handi Quilter with a truckload of long arm machines to Syracuse for three full days of hands-on classes with Debby Brown. Join Debby and work on a long arm as you learn the basics and much more of long arm quilting. No experience necessary. You do not need to own a long arm to enjoy these classes - the machines are provided!
Aug. 01 - Aug. 03 Original Sewing and Quilt Expo
Raleigh, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted
Location: Raleigh Convention Center
Phone: (888) 546-0665
Address: , Raleigh, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: Come and see the Handi Quilter Line of machines at Booth 215
Aug. 01 - Aug. 01 Longarm Basics
Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Full day event as a 'boot camp' to get you started and take the mystery out of longarm quilting in a shared learning environment. Basic machine and frame features; Bobbins, Needles, and Thread; loading quilt onto a frame; groovy boards and pantographs; rulers, micro-handles, and free motion.
Aug. 02 - Aug. 02 AM--Fast, Fun, and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting
Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Quilters LOVE the excitement, creativity, and fun of free motion quilting. You will be surprised at how easy it is! Start with simple design elements to develop a flowing design to go across the entire quilt or focus on filling an area. Learn how muscle memory and drawing contribute to a gorgeous free motion project!
Aug. 02 - Aug. 02 PM--Ruler Essentials
celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Rulers help with precision and consistency in your designs. learn how to use rulers and templates with the HQ ruler base and Sure Foot. The wide variety of HQ rulers will open up endless possibilities!
Aug. 03 - Aug. 03 AM--Intro to Pro-Stitcher part 1
Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Pro-Stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for Handi-Quilter longarm quilting machines. Whether just for you or your business it will save you time while opening up new possibilities. New Owners--start here!
Aug. 03 - Aug. 03 Intro to Pro-Stitcher, part 2
Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Move from beginner to comfortable user status! Class addresses specific functions and basic techniques. Tips and shortcuts for using features of the program are included. Reposition, nudge, and drag. Describing the area on your quilt. Crop, wrap, and advancing edge to edge designs. Using Move and Channel Locks to quilt straight lines the easy way.
Aug. 06 - Aug. 08 The Fabric Patch 2019 Educational Event
Pana, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: The Fabric Patch
Location: The Fabric Patch
Phone: (217) 651-1157
Address: , Pana, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: 3 Day (Hands-On Education) 4 FREE MOTION AND 2 COMPUTER Classes , 2 Students per machine, Great classes for anyone interested in a longarm quilting machine or in need of a review. And you don't want to miss the HANDI QUILTER PROSTITCHER classes.
Aug. 08 - Aug. 18 IOWA STATE FAIR
Des Moines, IA (Iowa), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Patchwork Creations
Location: Iowa State Fairgrounds
Phone: (720) 234-0159
Address: , Des Moines, IA (Iowa), United States
Description: We will have a booth in the Varied Industries building. ROOM D BOOTH 919 9 to 9 daily We will have a local quilter and educator Sandy Town having daily demonstrations on the Amara and Pro Stitcher at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Aug. 08 - Aug. 11 Pro-Stitcher and Art & Stitch with Susan Manry
Snohomish, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: Quilting Mayhem
Location: Quilting Mayhem
Phone: (425) 533-2566
Address: , Snohomish, WA (Washington), United States
Description: Don't miss out learning from one of the best Handi Quilter has to offer! Susan will teach you the amazing functions Pro-Stitcher and Art & Stitch have to offer. We will have four amazing days of digital quilting education; two days of Pro-Stitcher - day one is "Introduction to Pro-Stitcher"; day two is more in-depth aspects of specific functions. Followed by two days of Art and Stitch. These classes cater to all skill levels. New users will learn from the ground up, experienced users will fill in the blanks, and everyone will learn more advanced techniques in this comprehensive class series, featuring lecture/demo, simulation, and hands-on methods. Come to class with your laptop and a wired mouse, or your Pro-Stitcher tablet, a mouse, keyboard and power cord. The newest version of both Pro-Stitcher Premium and Art and Stitch should be loaded on your device. If you need assistance with this process, plan to arrive thirty minutes early. This will fill up quickly so call the store to register now!
Aug. 09 - Aug. 10 Plano Quilt Show
Plano, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Stitched with Love
Location: Plano Event Center
Phone: (972) 540-5355
Address: , Plano, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Join Stitched with Love at the 2019 Plano Quilt Show to see and try the fantastic Handi Quilter Machines. We'll have demos and great prices on machines and gadgets!
Aug. 09 - Aug. 10 Handi-Quilter VIP Showcase
Fort Smith, AR (Arkansas), United States
Hosted By: Sewing Machine Center Inc.
Location: Sewing Machine Center Inc.
Phone: (479) 484-5351
Address: , Fort Smith, AR (Arkansas), United States
Description: We are extremely excited to have world traveler Kate Quinn teaching at this EVENT. Space is Limited .. VIP bags awarded to Each VIP Registered Star. One Drawing.. Fabric For A year Winner awarded During Event Closing Ceremonies..
Aug. 09 - Aug. 10 Lake Norman Quilt Guild Show
Mooresville, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: JS Quilt Shop
Location: Talbert Recreation Center
Phone: 704-871-1939
Address: , Mooresville, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: Local Guild Quilt show featuring Quilts made by Guild members and a variety of Vendors
Aug. 10 - Aug. 12 Van show
O'Fallon, MO (Missouri), United States
Hosted By: Kelly Nicks
Location: OSewpersonal O'Fallon MO
Phone:
Address: , O'Fallon, MO (Missouri), United States
Description: https://www.osewpersonal.com/module/class.htm?classId=258227
Aug. 10 - Aug. 10 Lutherdale Quilt Auction
Elkhorn, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection
Location: Lutherdale Bible Camp
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Elkhorn, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Come see us at the Lutherdale Bible Camp Quilt Auction. We will be there to help explain how some of these amazing quilts were finished on the Handi Quilter longarm machines during our Beginning Longarm Class. This is a fun-filled day with over 300 quilts being auctioned off! We hope to see you there!
Aug. 10 - Aug. 12 Handi Quilter Educator Event
Marietta, GA (Georgia), United States
Hosted By: Tiny Stitches
Location: Tiny Stitches
Phone: (770) 565-1113
Address: , Marietta, GA (Georgia), United States
Description: Join us in the Tiny Stitches classroom and longarm studio with a weekend to build and strengthen skills with the ProStitcher and Art & Stitch designing program. Linda Gosselin will be our guest educator. ProStitcher classes will be Saturday and Sunday. Art & Stitch will be offered on Monday.
Aug. 12 - Aug. 17 Rooks County Fair Handi Quilter Demo
Stockton, KS (Kansas), United States
Hosted By: Stitch and Chatter
Location: Commercial Exhibition Hall
Phone: (785) 415-2015
Address: , Stockton, KS (Kansas), United States
Description: We will be doing demos on the Handi Quilter Simply 16 with Little Foot frame. Come try your hand at quilting. Check out our Show Specials on all of the Handi Quilter machines.
Aug. 15 - Aug. 17 World Quilt Show New England
Springfield, MA (Massachusetts), United States
Hosted By: Bits N Pieces Quilt Shop
Location: MassMutual Center
Phone: (603) 635-9705
Address: , Springfield, MA (Massachusetts), United States
Description: Join us for this terrific World Quilt Show in it's new location and Test drive the the family of Handi /quilter machines.
Aug. 15 - Aug. 17 Warm N Cozy- HandiQuilter Event
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: 3 days of quilting fun beginning on day 1 with Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics and Ruler Essentials. Day 2 will begin with Fast, Fun & Fabulous Free Motion followed by the 3B's-Backgrounds, Borders and Blocks. Finally day 3 will be an all day Introduction to Pro-Stitcher.
Aug. 15 - Aug. 17 Handi Quilter Hands On @ Event The Stitching Post
Moore, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: The Stitching Post
Location: The Stitching Post
Phone: 405-495-4699
Address: , Moore, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: 3 days hand-on event. Two quilters to a machine means three days of amazing education opportunity! Kelly Ashton and Mary Fisher will teach you everything you ever wanted to learn on a Handi Quilter, from rulers to free motion, from tension to loading.
Aug. 16 - Aug. 17 2019 West Texas Tumbleweed "One Stop" Shop Hop
San Angelo, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: JT Ranch Quilt Shop
Location: McNease Converntion Center
Phone: (254) 442-1940
Address: , San Angelo, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Come tryout the worlds leading longarm machine. We will be demonstrating Handi Quilter machines and answering your questions.. Longarm notions including rulers, pantographs, needles, specialty feet,& much more. will be available. Come join us for a day of learning and having fun! Show specials!!!!!Great Time To Buy....
Aug. 19 - Oct. 19 Country Traditions Long Arm Retreat
Fremont, NE (Nebraska), United States
Hosted By: Country Traditions
Location: Country Traditions
Phone: (402) 721-7752
Address: , Fremont, NE (Nebraska), United States
Description: Spend 2 fun filled days with Debby Brown in the Country Traditions Handi Quilter Studio. Debby will take you though the 3B's (Background, Border and Blocks), & Creative Texture on day one. Come back for day two to see what Debby has in her HQ Toy Box and then go Beyond the Basic Feathers.
Aug. 21 - Aug. 24 AQS Quilt Week, Grand Rapids Michigan
Grand Rapids, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By:
Location: DeVos Place Convention Center
Phone:
Address: , Grand Rapids, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Come visit the Handi Quilter booth! Try our machines and take advantage of the special prices during the show. Hands on classes are available in the Amara classroom with Margaret Solomon Gunn.
Aug. 22 - Aug. 24 Longarm Education Event
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: Are you Interested in learning more about longarm quilting or gaining knowledge on becoming more proficient? Whether you are looking to see if longarm quilting is right for you, or wanting to earn your Handi Quilter Longarm Certification for Longarm Rental Programs, or wanting to get better with your own quilting, this event is for you! In this hands-on three-day longarm education event, Dr. Donna Smith takes you on a journey from the beginning with longarm basics, free-motion quilting, and ruler essentials (Thursday, August 22), to techniques that get you quilting quickly with Pro-Stitcher (Friday, August 23), and on to designing semi-custom and custom quilting with the Pro-Stitcher (Saturday, August 24).
Aug. 23 - Aug. 24 Handi Quilter Education Classes
Friona, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Malouf's Fabrics
Location: Malouf's Fabrics
Phone: (806) 250-3575
Address: , Friona, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics Fast Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Curvy Rulers Ahead You Can Do That on a Longarm, Too?
Aug. 26 - Aug. 28 Kim Brunner's Longarm Learning Event
Burnsville, MN (Minnesota), United States
Hosted By: Kimmyquilt
Location: Kimmyquilt
Phone: (952) 484-3675
Address: , Burnsville, MN (Minnesota), United States
Description: Three days of intensive learning in a small group setting featuring international instructor Kimmy Brunner. For information, visit our website at Kimmyquilt.com, click Class Calendar in the Menu, and click the August calendar. Click Longarm Learning Event for location and venue info, click the individual classes for class descriptions. Happy Quilting!
Aug. 28 - Sep. 02 Walworth County Fair
Elkhorn, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection
Location: Walworth County Fair Grounds
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Elkhorn, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: The 170th annual Walworth County Fair will be held at the Walworth County Fair Grounds on August 28th - September 2nd, 2019. Come see our display of the Handi Quilter Amara with Pro-Stitcher, Handi Quilter Simply Sixteen on the Little Foot Frame, and Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen sitdown! We hope to see you at the show. Please contact us for more information 262-723-6775
Sep. 2019
Sep. 03 - Sep. 05 HQ Van Workshop
Bemidji, MN (Minnesota), United States
Hosted By: A Stitch In Time Inc.
Location: A Stitch In Time Inc.
Phone: (218) 444-7727
Address: , Bemidji, MN (Minnesota), United States
Description: We are hosting the Handi Quilter Van for three days of classes and fun in our new store! Click the link for the class list and to sign up.
Sep. 05 - Sep. 07 Madison Quilt Expo
Madison, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection
Location: Alliant Energy Center
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Madison, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: The Madison Quilt Expo will be held at the Alliant Energy Center on September 5th - 7th, 2019. Come see our display and demo the Handi Quilter Forte with Pro-Stitcher, Handi Quilter Amara with Pro-Stitcher, Handi Quilter Simply Sixteen on the Little Foot Frame, and Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen sitdown! We hope to see you at the show. Please contact us for more information 262-723-6775
Sep. 06 - Sep. 06 Ruler Essentials
Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Hosted By: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Location: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Phone: (316) 685-0226
Address: , Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Description: Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at noon. Using rulers allows you to place designs accurately. Learn to handle rulers and templates safely with the ruler base and Sure Foot. Practice using rulers on our machines. If you're not an owner yet, you'll have a chance to take a test drive and apply what you have learned when you decide to be a HQ owner! Great information at this three hour class!
Sep. 06 - Sep. 07 HQ Event with Linda Gosselin
Lakeville, MA (Massachusetts), United States
Hosted By: Homestead Quilting and Fabrics
Location: Homestead Quilting and Fabrics
Phone: (774) 419-3984
Address: , Lakeville, MA (Massachusetts), United States
Description: September 6 & 7 I will be hosting Linda Gosselin at a Handi Quilter Event!!! She will be teaching longarm based classes both days. She has been here before and she is a lot of fun! Call to Sign Up Today! Friday will be a full day workshop titled Longarm Toybox 1&2 from 10-4pm. Saturday morning will be Fast, Fun & Fab Free Motion Design From 10-1. Sat afternoon will be Intro to Pro-Stitcher Digital Quilting Design from 2-5.
Sep. 06 - Sep. 06 The Simple Path to Straight Line Quilting
Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Hosted By: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Location: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Phone: (316) 685-0226
Address: , Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Description: Class begins at 1:00 p.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. Learn the tools and tricks for creating straight line quilting and crosshatching. We will use rulers, ruler base, channel locks and much more!
Sep. 07 - Sep. 07 Feather Foundations
Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Hosted By: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Location: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Phone: (316) 685-0226
Address: , Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Description: Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at noon. Learn to draw and stitch feathers, fit them in specific places such as corners, wreaths, etc. You'll also learn how to echo and add fills.
Sep. 07 - Sep. 07 New Kids on the Block
Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Hosted By: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Location: A-1 Singer Sewing Center
Phone: (316) 685-0226
Address: , Wichita, KS (Kansas), United States
Description: Class begins at 1:00 p.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. This class will include new rulers and their features. Their sizes will fit into your hand and make ruler work much easier!
Sep. 08 - Sep. 10 HQ Van Event Hands-on Classes in Elkhorn, WI
Elkhorn, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection
Location: The Quilting Connection
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Elkhorn, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: THE HANDI QUILTER VAN IS COMING TO ELKHORN, WI!! The Quilting Connection LLC is hosting a Handi Quilter Van Event in Elkhorn, WI! Hands On Longarm Retreat with Vicki Kerkvliet September 8-10th, 2019 Please call us to register 262-723-6775
Sep. 09 - Sep. 10 Ladies of the Lakes Quilters' Guild Quilt Show
Wolfeboro, NH (New Hampshire), United States
Hosted By: North Country Quilters & Sew 'n Vac
Location: All Saints Espiscopal Church
Phone: (603) 786-6118
Address: , Wolfeboro, NH (New Hampshire), United States
Description: Come visit our booth at this tri-annual Quilt Show. Come test drive a Handi Quilter at this event. We will also have a wide variety of HQ supplies and accessories to purchase. Friday from 10-6 and Saturday from 10-5.
Sep. 11 - Sep. 14 AQS Quilt Week Paducah KY
Paducah , KY (Kentucky), United States
Hosted By:
Location: Schroeder Expo Center
Phone:
Address: , Paducah , KY (Kentucky), United States
Description: Come visit the Handi Quilter booth! Try our machines and take advantage of our special prices during the show. Hands on classes are available in the Amara classroom.
Sep. 11 - Sep. 14 Everything Pro-Stitcher and Art-N-Stitch
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: Handi Quilter’s Susan Manry is coming to Traverse City, Michigan. Susan will be teaching 4 full days of HQ Pro-Stitcher and Art-N-Stitch. You won’t want to miss her fabulous instruction. These classes are for the Advanced to the very beginner. You’ll need to bring a laptop or your Pro-Stitcher tablet, and a WIRED mouse. The HQ ProStitcher classes are demonstration and hands on. The Art-N-Stitch is lecture/demo. Susan will show you, and then you’ll do it on your laptop or tablet. Classes will fill up quickly, please call CS Sewing (231) 946-9751
Sep. 12 - Sep. 14 Educator Event
Hahira, GA (Georgia), United States
Hosted By: Sew Blessed Quilting
Location: Sew Blessed Quilting
Phone: (229) 794-1100
Address: , Hahira, GA (Georgia), United States
Description: Day 1: Stepping Stones to Quilting your First Quilt and Stand Up Longarm Quilting Basics Day 2: Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting and Ruler Essentials Day 3: Pro Stitcher
Sep. 12 - Sep. 14 Original Sewing and Quilting Expo
Worcester, MA (Massachusetts), United States
Hosted By: Sew Inspired Quilt Shop
Location: DCU Center
Phone: (860) 651-8885
Address: , Worcester, MA (Massachusetts), United States
Description: Sew Inspired Quilt Shop, Simsbury, CT, will be representing Handi Quilter in Booth 415. We'll have Handi Quilter Longarm Machines and Accessories for Hands-on demos. We will be bringing: Amara, Pro-Stitcher, Sweet Sixteen, Simply Sixteen.
Sep. 12 - Sep. 14 HQ University
Noblesvile, IN (Indiana), United States
Hosted By: Always In Stitches
Location: Always In Stitches
Phone: (317) 504-7174
Address: , Noblesvile, IN (Indiana), United States
Description: Immerse yourself in Handi Quilter classes to improve your quilting. We have lots of great classes planned for this session, including a focus on the Pro-Stitcher, the new quilter and classes to inspire creativity
Sep. 13 - Sep. 15 Handi Quilter Three-Day Education Event @ Creative Stitches
East Helena, MT (Montana), United States
Hosted By: Creative Stitches
Location: Creative Stitches
Phone: (406) 443-7540
Address: , East Helena, MT (Montana), United States
Description: Join Handi Quilter National Educator, Gina Siembieda, for 5 sessions of professional training. We will cover Fast, Fun, and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting, Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics, Ruler Essentials, You Can Do That on a Longarm Too, and an All Day Pro-Stitcher Class. No experience necessary. You do not need to own a longarm to enjoy these classes. Space is limited and classes will fill up quickly so call the shop to register now!
Sep. 13 - Sep. 14 2 Day Handi Quilter 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: Friday, September 13th, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm Stand Up Longarm Quilting Basics Friday, September 13th, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm Creative Textures & Fills Saturday, September 14th, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm 3B's - Background, Borders & Blocks Saturday, September 14th, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm You Can Do That On A Longarm, Too?
Sep. 13 - Sep. 13 HQ Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics - Houston
Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Location: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Phone: (281) 469-5377
Address: , Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Description: HQ Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics - $35 Friday, September 13, 2019 10AM-1PM Does longarm quilting interest you and you'd like to learn more about it? Do you just need a review of longarm basics? This class takes the mystery out of longarm quilting by acquainting you with the basic terms, machine features, how to load a quilt, and what you need to know about thread, needles and tension. Handi Quilter longarm systems are user-friendly, come in various sizes for every budget, and 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 on to a frame • Quilting with Groovy Boards and pantographs • Rulers, Micro Handles, and basic free motion
Sep. 13 - Sep. 13 HQ Ruler Essentials - Houston
Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Location: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Phone: (281) 469-5377
Address: , Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Description: HQ Ruler Essentials - $35 Friday, September 13, 2019 2PM-5PM 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: • Handling rulers safely • Understanding and use ruler markings for precision and accuracy • Use piecing lines and marking tools to build ruler design confidence • Versa tool quilting: stitch-in-the-ditch, cross-hatch, piano keys, clamshells, & arcs • Applying binding with the HQ Versaltool ®
Sep. 14 - Sep. 14 HQ Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher - Houston
Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Location: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Phone: (281) 469-5377
Address: , Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Description: HQ Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher - $45 Saturday, September 14, 2019 10AM-1PM HQ 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 an HQ Pro-Stitcher. New owners – start here! Topics Include: • Overview of support resources available on-line • Overview of menu and basic functions and design catalog • Drop a block design using Skew and Resize, X Form and Align • Demonstration of the HQ Pro-Stitcher Simulator • Overview of Art & Stitch
Sep. 14 - Sep. 14 HQ Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher Part 2 – Let’s Quilt - Houston
Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Location: Sewing & Vacuum Warehouse
Phone: (281) 469-5377
Address: , Houston, TX (Texas), United States
Description: HQ Introduction to the HQ Pro-Stitcher Part 2 – Let’s Quilt - $45 Saturday, September 14, 2019 2PM-5PM This class of quilting applications is an extension of Part 1 and addresses specific functions and basic techniques a quilter will use on a regular basis to finish quilts with the HQ Pro-Stitcher. Tips and shortcuts for using features of the program are included. Topics Include: • What's the difference between Reposition, Nudge, and Drag and Drop? • The many ways to describe an Area on your quilt • Using Skew 1 vs Skew 2 • Set up, crop, wrap, and advance edge-to-edge designs • --Quilt straight lines the easy way with Move and Channel Locks
Sep. 14 - Sep. 15 Bennington Quilt Fest 2019
Bennington, VT (Vermont), United States
Hosted By: Adirondack Quilts LLC
Location: Mount Anthony Union Middle School
Phone: (518) 615-0134
Address: , Bennington, VT (Vermont), United States
Description: Visit beautiful Vermont in the fall not only to see the colorful leaves but also the beautiful quilts! Featured Quilter is John Kubiniec of Big Rig Quilting. Special Exhibit Quilts by Mary Kohler Chalenge Quilts, Boutique, Demos Food Lectures Raffle Quilt, Vendors!!
Sep. 14 - Sep. 14 Make it and Take it Saturday
Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Stop by the shop at anytime today. Play with the longarm machines and create a quick project to take home!
Sep. 17 - Sep. 17 Modern Quilting
Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Description: What is all the fuss about "modern" quilting? Come in and learn how traditional quilting has traveled thru the years and is now brought into the "modern" arena.You will go home with a really neat modern quilt!
Sep. 18 - Sep. 21 Handi Quilter Education Event with National Educator Barbara Tatera
Destin, FL (Florida), United States
Hosted By: Coastal Stitches
Location: Coastal Stitches
Phone: (850) 376-9405
Address: , Destin, FL (Florida), United States
Description: Day 1: 3 Hour Morning Class 2B 3B’s – Backgrounds, Borders & Blocks 3 Hour Afternoon Class 2C Creative Textures & Fills Day 2: 3 Hour Morning Class 3C Curvy Rulers Ahead 3 Hour Afternoon Class 4D The Simple Path To Straight Line Quilting Day 3: 3 Hour Morning Class 5A Intro to Pro-Stitcher – Part 1 3 Hour Afternoon Class 5A Intro to Pro-Stitcher – Part 2 Day 4: 3 Hour Morning Class 5B Progressive Quilting with Pro-Stitcher – All Day 3 Hour Afternoon Class 5B Progressive Quilting with Pro-Stitcher – All Day
Sep. 18 - Sep. 19 Everything Pro Stitcher
North Olmsted, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Anna's Sewing Center
Location: Anna's Sewing Center
Phone: (440) 716-8884
Address: , North Olmsted, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: Please join us for 2 full days of training on Pro Stitcher Premium with Susan Manry. In this comprehensive class, students will learn all about the Handi Quilter Pro-Stitcher Premium program using both hands-on and simulation. This class is great for both new and experienced users.
Sep. 19 - Sep. 19 Design A Whole Cloth Quilt
NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Description: You have seen those beautiful quilts with just a solid or marbled background that are made spectacular by the beautiful quilting. This is much like creating a Mandala. This class will walk you through the process of designing and stitching a whole cloth quilt. It all starts on paper.... When you divide your paper into six sections, you only need to create one and repeat! Come join the class and we promise, you have a great time!
Sep. 19 - Sep. 21 Eastern Iowa Heirloom Quilters Guild show
Cedar Rapids, IA (Iowa), United States
Hosted By: Hermes Auto and Upholstery
Location: Hawkeyes Downs
Phone:
Address: , Cedar Rapids, IA (Iowa), United States
Description: The show runs from Thursday September 19th through Saturday September 21st. It will be open from 10 am to 7 pm on Thursday and Friday. The hours on Saturday are from 10 am to 6 pm. Stop by and say hi!
Sep. 19 - Sep. 21 Original Sewing & Quilt Expo
Sharonville, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Red Rooster Quilts
Location: Sharonville Convention Center
Phone: 614-734-9007
Address: , Sharonville, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: Red Rooster Quilts will be on hand with a Full line of Handi Quilter Longarm Machines and Accessories for Hands-on demos. We will be bringing: Amara, Forte, Pro-Stitcher, Sweet Sixteen, Simply Sixteen as well as full line of Stitch Machines for all your Quilting and Sewing needs. Immediate delivery on many of these machines, or have them shipped to your home. Come browse the large selection of Long Arm Accessories at great prices.
Sep. 19 - Sep. 21 Original Sewing & Quilt Expo in Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Red Rooster Quilts, Inc.
Location: Cincinnati Ohio, Sharonville Convention Center
Phone: (614) 734-9007
Address: , Cincinnati, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: All things Handi Quilter will be available in our booth. We will have the Amara with Pro-Stitcher, Simply 16 and Sweet 16 set up and ready for you to test drive. Plus we will have all the latest Handi Quilter Gadgets and Accessories. Stop by and see what's new. Show prices and financing available.
Sep. 19 - Sep. 21 Jax Quilt Fest--Bobbin on the Beach
Jacksonville, FL (Florida), United States Minor Outlying Islands
Hosted By: Miss D's Quilts
Location: Prime F Osborn III Conventions Center
Phone: 386-385-5678
Address: , Jacksonville, FL (Florida), United States Minor Outlying Islands
Description: This is NE Florida's largest quilt show with over 400 quilts and numerous vendors each year. Quilts in the show are received from all over the United States and some from other countries. Miss D's will be there with 3-4 Handi Quilters, Pro-Stitcher and all the latest gadgets to demonstrate and for hands-on experience
Sep. 20 - Sep. 20 Art and Stitch Basics
NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Description: This class will give you the basics to get around Art and Stitch to digitize a design, save it to a USB drive and move it to the Pro Stitcher to quilt it out. After completing this class you will understand how to find out anything you need to know for future designs. Please bring a corded mouse to class because several wireless devices being used in the same room can cause difficulties.
Sep. 20 - Sep. 21 Art & Stitch Basics and Beyond
North Olmsted, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Anna's Sewing Center
Location: Anna's Sewing Center
Phone: (440) 716-8884
Address: , North Olmsted, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: Expand your quilting creativity! In this hands-on class, you will learn to use a wide variety of Art and Stitch tools. You don’t need to be able to draw to create in Art and Stitch; you need only be able to use a mouse. Sign up now for this 2 day program.
Sep. 21 - Sep. 21 Ruler Club
NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Description: This is the fifth club in our successful Ruler Club series. You will be able to build your ruler inventory, gain skills in using rulers and have fun with other longarmers! We are so excited about this next club!! This time we will be creating a whole cloth quilt!. Each month you will receive a new ruler that will be used as one of the components of this beautiful quilt.
Sep. 21 - Sep. 22 Handi Quilter Event with Linda Gosselin
Columbia , MD (Maryland), United States
Hosted By: Spring Water Designs Quilting
Location: Spring Water Designs Quilting
Phone: (410) 318-0695
Address: , Columbia , MD (Maryland), United States
Description: The Handi Quilter Van is coming to Central Maryland! Two days of Hands-on Handi Quilter Classes with Linda Gosselin! . Classes will include Fast, Fun, Fab Freemotion & Ruler Essentials classes on Saturday, Sept. 21st and Intro to Pro-Stitcher Premium & Moving on with Pro-Stitcher Premium Hands-on classes on Sunday, Sept. 22nd! For more information or to register go to www.springwaterdesigns.com
Sep. 21 - Sep. 22 Sea of Quilts Show - Coos Sand n' Sea Quilt Guild
Coos Bay, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: The Sewing Works
Location: Boys & Girls Club
Phone: (541) 798-1100
Address: , Coos Bay, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: Stop by and visit our booth during the show. We will have Handi Quilter longarms to test drive in addition to the HQ Stitch home machines to try out. Find out options available for you to have a long arm in your sewing room. Show hours are 10 - 5 on Saturday and 10 - 4 on Sunday. Happy Quilting and we look forward to meeting you!
Sep. 23 - Sep. 23 Art & Stitch Class with Linda Gosselin!
Columbia, MD (Maryland), United States
Hosted By: Spring Water Designs Quilting
Location: Spring Water Designs Quilting
Phone: (410) 381-0695
Address: , Columbia, MD (Maryland), United States
Description: Enjoy a full day Art & Stitch workshop with Linda Gosselin called "Piano Keys Gone Wild" in Central Maryland! For more information and to register go to www.springwaterdesigns.com
Sep. 24 - Sep. 24 Chenille A Panel on the Longarm
NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , NRH, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Learn the technique of chenille ... once you learn this technique your options are endless! This is great for pillows, rugs, throws, jackets etc.! This can be done on a mid-arm, longarm, Computerized, or domestic machine. Come join the fun!
Sep. 25 - Sep. 27 HQ 3 day Education Event with Sue Patten
Georgetown, ON (Ontario), Canada
Hosted By: The Sewing Cafe
Location: The Sewing Cafe
Phone: (905) 873-0043
Address: , Georgetown, ON (Ontario), Canada
Description: Sue will do a Trunk Show to share her quilts and inspire you. Then she will teach 4 classes: 3 B's: Backgrounds, Borders & Blocks, Creative Textures & Fills, Ruler Essentials and Feather Foundations. Please visit our website for more class details and times. https://www.thesewingcafe.ca
Sep. 26 - Sep. 28 Des Moines Area Quilters Guild Show
Des Moines , IA (Iowa), United States
Hosted By: Hermes Auto and Upholstery
Location: Iowa State Fairgrounds
Phone:
Address: , Des Moines , IA (Iowa), United States
Description: The quilt show runs from Thursday September 26th through Saturday September 28th. The hours on Thursday and Friday are from 9 am to 6 pm. On Saturday, the show runs from 9 am to 5 pm. Stop by and say hi!
Sep. 26 - Sep. 28 LONGARM EDUCATION EVENT
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: Are you Interested in learning more about longarm quilting or gaining knowledge on becoming more proficient? Whether you are looking to see if longarm quilting is right for you, or wanting to earn your Handi Quilter Longarm Certification for Longarm Rental Programs, or wanting to get better with your own quilting, this event is for you! In this hands-on three-day longarm education event, Dr. Donna Smith takes you on a journey from the beginning with longarm basics, free-motion quilting, and ruler essentials (Thursday, September 26), to techniques that get you quilting quickly with Pro-Stitcher (Friday, September 27), and on to designing semi-custom and custom quilting with the Pro-Stitcher (Saturday, September 28).
Sep. 26 - Sep. 28 Northwest Quilting Expo
Portland, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Location: Portland Expo Center
Phone:
Address: , Portland, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: Stop by the Handi Quilter Booth #406 to see the demos and hear about all the Show Specials!
Sep. 27 - Sep. 28 Misty Mountain QuiltFest
Blairsville, GA (Georgia), United States
Hosted By: Bernina Sew N Quilt Studio-TN
Location: Blairsville, GA
Phone: (423) 521-7231
Address: , Blairsville, GA (Georgia), United States
Description: House of Prayer Church Admission $6 mistymountainquiltguild.org
Sep. 27 - Sep. 28 Gitche Gummee Fiber Artist’s High Fiber Art Show & Sale
Bayfield, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Elements LLC
Location: Bethesda Lutheran Church
Phone:
Address: , Bayfield, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: See and try out all the new machines and accessories at Quilt Elements' Booth at the Gitche Gummee Fiber Artist’s High Fiber Art Show & Sale! We will be featuring creative techniques for quilting art quilts!
Sep. 27 - Sep. 30 4 Days of Pro-Stitcher & Art and Stitch with Susan Manry
Medford, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Fasturn
Location: Fasturn
Phone: (541) 772-8430
Address: , Medford, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: 2 full days of Pro-Stitch Friday & Saturday, Sept. 27 & 28 2 full days of Art and Stitch Sunday & Monday, Sept 29 & 30 see our website for details and pricing www.fasturn.net
Sep. 27 - Sep. 28 The Greater Greenville Quilt Festival
Greenville, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted
Location: First Christian Church
Phone: (888) 546-0665
Address: , Greenville, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: We will feature works by our local members including our beautiful raffle quilt. The show will also include: a vintage bed turning, a boutique booth of handcrafted items, homemade refreshments, and a “Bags, Baskets, and Bowls” area of goods to be raffled. So come and see the quilts and test drive the Handi Quilter line of machines
Sep. 28 - Sep. 29 Champlain Valley Quilters' Guild NY Quilt Show XVII
Plattsburgh, NY (New York), United States
Hosted By: Adirondack Quilts LLC
Location: Suny Plattsburgh Fieldhouse
Phone: (518) 615-0134
Address: , Plattsburgh, NY (New York), United States
Description: Come and see us at the 17th Biennial Champlain Valley Quilters' Guild Quilt Show. Enjoy the quilts, lectures, demos, vendors. We'll have some great deals for you.
Sep. 28 - Sep. 28 Pro-Stitcher Workshop
Buellton, CA (California), United States
Hosted By: The Creation Station
Location: The Creation Station
Phone: (805) 693-0174
Address: , Buellton, CA (California), United States
Description: Join HandiQuilter National Educator Gina Siembieda for an informative day to learn a little bit of basics and beyond with Pro-Stitcher Premium! Saturday, September 28, 2019 10 am to 5 pm Lunch will be provided This simulator training course (you will need to bring your Pro-Stitcher Premium tablet to work in simulator mode) will be small . we can address personal issues and questions. Contact our shop for more information and to register for class (805) 693-0174
Sep. 28 - Sep. 28 Ruler of the Month Club-September 2019
celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Join us September 28th for our Ruler of the Month club meeting! There is no charge for the club meeting. It will start 12:45 ish and end a bit before 1:30. Each meeting of this six month series--your ruler cost is $19.95 for each of these debut rulers. See the project sheet and close up of our sample at facebook.com/quiltmercantile. We have a few spots available in the afternoon hands-on class as well. There is a charge for the afternoon class. Please note that signing up for the Ruler of the Month Club is a 6-month commitment with one ruler purchase required each month.
Oct. 2019
Oct. 02 - Oct. 05 HQ Van
Dayton, VA (Virginia), United States
Hosted By: Patchwork Plus
Location: Patchwork Plus
Phone: (540) 879-2505
Address: , Dayton, VA (Virginia), United States
Description: The HQ Van is coming to Patchwork Plus! Openings still available for a two day event, October 4-5th. Classes include: Rulers, Prostitcher, Free Motion, and Basic Longarm! Sign up at www.patchworkplus-quilting.com
Oct. 03 - Oct. 06 "Lovin' My Longarm" Quilting Retreat
Yoakum, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Two Chicks Quilting
Location: Two Chicks Quilting
Phone: (361) 771-3978
Address: , Yoakum, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Two Chicks Quilting is teaming up with Three Oaks Retreats to bring you a Quilting Retreat that will be too good to miss!! Instructor Susan Manry will be there teaching classes and we promise loads of fun in between. Bring your projects to work on during free time as well. Activities include: Longarm Lectures and Hands On Demo's Digital Quilting Education Hands on Activities Open Sew Time Door Prizes and Goodie Bags Casino Night Wine Tastings Massages & Facials Available at extra cost 3 Nights, accommodations, with all meals, Pampering & FUN....Priceless!!! Class size is limited, call today to reserve your spot early! Three Oaks Retreats 210-508-3516 Two Chicks Quilting 361-771-3978
Oct. 03 - Oct. 05 Hands On Quilting Classes
Simi Valley, CA (California), United States
Hosted By: Kingdom Sewing Center of Simi Valley
Location: Kingdom Sewing Center of Simi Valley
Phone: (805) 579-1571
Address: , Simi Valley, CA (California), United States
Description: Thurs : Stand Up Longarm Basics 9:30 to 4:30 Fri : Fast, Fun Free Motion 9:30 to 12:30 Fri: Ruler Essentials 1:30 to 4:30 Sat : Creative Textures : 9:30 to 12:30 Sat You Can Do That 1:30 to 4:30 Click on link to our calendar https://www.kingdomsewing.com/module/events.htm?month=10&year=2019
Oct. 04 - Oct. 05 2 Day Advanced Pro-Stitcher Class
North Vernon, IN (Indiana), United States
Hosted By: Sharynn's Quilt Box
Location: Sharynn's Quilt Box
Phone: (812) 592-0186
Address: , North Vernon, IN (Indiana), United States
Description: Advance Pro-Stitcher Classes with Handi Quilter national Educator Harriet Carpanini Call 812-346-4731 To Sign Up Bring your Lap Top with the Pro-Stitcher loaded on it or your Pro-Stitcher tablet.
Oct. 04 - Oct. 06 Fall Quilting Retreat with Diane Henry
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: Join Diane Henry in the Sew Inspired Studio for three days of hands on fun. Six different classes for beginners, new owners and future long-arm owners! Visit www.sewinspiredquilts.com for all the details!
Oct. 04 - Oct. 05 Handi Quilter Educator Lana Russel to teach 4 HQ classes
Dublin, OH (Ohio), United States
Hosted By: Red Rooster Quilts, Inc.
Location: Red Rooster Quilts, Inc.
Phone: (614) 734-9007
Address: , Dublin, OH (Ohio), United States
Description: Lana Russel will be here to teach 4 classes: Stand-Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics, 3 B's: Backgrounds, Borders & Blocks, Creative Textures & Fills, The Simple Path to Straight Line Quilting. Go to our web site for more information and to sign up. https://www.redroosterquilts.com/module/class.htm?classId=216212
Oct. 04 - Oct. 05 I Quilt and Love it!
Fort Smith, AR (Arkansas), United States
Hosted By: Sewing Machine Center Inc.
Location: Sewing Machine Center Inc.
Phone: (479) 484-5351
Address: , Fort Smith, AR (Arkansas), United States
Description: 4 different classes. Come to one or to attend all during this two day event! call for details. each class 3 hours 479-484-5351
Oct. 05 - Oct. 06 North Eastern Wyoming Quilt Show
GILLETTE, WY (Wyoming), United States
Hosted By: Heirlooms by Design
Location: Camplex Wyoming Center Frontier Hall
Phone: (307) 660-4574
Address: , GILLETTE, WY (Wyoming), United States
Description: I will be at this event as your new Handiquilter retailer in the northeastern Wyoming. Please stop in and see Denice Best and myself with demos and a drawing for a prize.
Oct. 05 - Oct. 05 Back to the Basics- Domestic Machines
Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Since this class is designed to help you learn the care and feeding of your sewing machine. We will cover tension, cleaning, various uses of your different stitches other than straight stitch as in piecing. We will also talk and show how you can finish those treasured hand pieced quilt blocks into a quilt top that you would later quilt. After all, those treasures many times are attached to wonderful memories! You will need: Your sewing machine in working order, power cord foot control. Also, your accessory kit and owner's manual. Thread, fabric scraps, scissors, pencil and paper. I will have a printed handout for each student. Bring any prepared blocks to class for suggestions
Oct. 08 - Oct. 08 Prostitcher Premium
Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Prostitcher Premium Class for new users or those who want to get a refresher! Learn the Workspace tabs, Toolbar, Status Panel, and Some Commonly Used Functions. We also go over three methods for Edge to Edge quilting.
Oct. 10 - Oct. 12 Handi Quilter Education Event with Kelly Ashton
Snohomish, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: Quilting Mayhem
Location: Quilting Mayhem
Phone: (425) 533-2566
Address: , Snohomish, WA (Washington), United States
Description: We are welcoming Kelly Aston back to Quilting Mayhem! Join us during this three day Handi Quilter education event. Stand up or sit down? That is the question! On day one, Kelly will answer that question and many more. Days two and three, she will share her knowledge of custom quilting designs, how to use rulers, quilting beyond the design and show all the nifty gadgets and accessories. Don't miss out, sign up today!
Oct. 10 - Oct. 12 Quilters Connection Shop Hop and Quilt Show
Waco, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: PHD Quilts, LLC
Location: Waco Convention Center
Phone: (254) 741-6988
Address: , Waco, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Hands on classes with Handi Quilter Ambassador Kelly Cline and Hand Quilter Educator Mary Fisher.
Oct. 10 - Oct. 12 3-Day Education Event and Fiber Arts & Quilt Show
Port Huron, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: Sew You Quilt
Location: Blue Water Convention Center
Phone: (810) 434-2425
Address: , Port Huron, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Please join us for 6 great classes with HQ National Educator Adam Rateliff. Thurs “Longarm Quilting Basics”; Fri “Free Motion Quilting” & “Ruler Essentials”; Sat “Intro to Pro-Stitcher”. All are “HANDS ON” with 2 people sharing an HQ Amara & limited to 12 people per class. Held together with the Michigan Fiber Arts & Quilting Convention. Class Registration via “website https://mfaaqc.home.blog”. We are hosting a booth where you can test drive our machines, purchase your HQ Accessories or even a new machine! We will also have demonstrations at 11a, 1p and 3p each day. We look forward to seeing you there. Call our store with questions, 810-434-2425
Oct. 10 - Oct. 12 Fiber Arts & Quilter's Showcase
Port Huron , MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: Sew You Quilt
Location: Convention Center
Phone: 810-434-2425
Address: , Port Huron , MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Come visit the Handi Quilter Booth at The Fiber Arts & Quilter's Showcase, 3-day quilting/sewing show, Columbus Day weekend, Oct 10-12, 2019. This event replaces the Quilter's Showcase that was held in Frankenmuth/Birth Run Mi in October for the past several years. The new venue is now in Port Huron, MI and is being expanded to 3 days, and to include Fiber Arts. It is a quilt show with vendors of all kinds.
Oct. 11 - Oct. 12 Autumn Splendor Quilt Show
Hope, AR (Arkansas), United States
Hosted By: Fox Country Quilts
Location: Hempstead Hall on the Campus OF UACCH
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Hope, AR (Arkansas), United States
Description: Join us at this fabulous Local Quilt Show with amazing quilts on display! We will have our Simply Sixteen and Handi Quilter Amara with Pro-Stitcher. Ongoing demos throughout the day along with special show pricing and promotions! Come test drive your dream longarm machine!
Oct. 11 - Oct. 12 Threads Across Nebraska
Kearney, NE (Nebraska), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Shack
Location: Kearney, NE
Phone: (308) 872-6221
Address: , Kearney, NE (Nebraska), United States
Description: This is the annual event taking place at the Buffalo Fairgrounds. This year Peg Pennell will be the featured quilter. There will be a few different classes that will be offered over the two days. Many different vendors will be available for you to shop with!! The walls will be adorned with beautiful quilts from so many different people. So come out and see these beauties!!
Oct. 11 - Oct. 12 Longarm Education Event
PINCKNEY, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: S&B Quilting Studio
Location: S&B Quilting Studio
Phone: (734) 648-0188
Address: , PINCKNEY, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Take a class to improve your quilting skills. Our classes on Friday are Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting followed by Longarm Toy Box. Saturday starts with Ruler Essentials followed by Beyond Traditional Feathers. Our instructor is Vicki Kerkvliet a National HandiQuilter Educator. Classes are $50 each. Call to register today 734-648-0188
Oct. 12 - Oct. 12 Ruler of the Month Club-October 2019
Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Quilt Mercantile
Location: Quilt Mercantile
Phone: (903) 568-8739
Address: , Celeste, TX (Texas), United States
Description: October 2019 Ruler of the Month Club. Meeting will last from 1245-130. seasonal project using the Half-carat ruler. Join us for education and fun!
Oct. 12 - Oct. 13 LongArm Machine Quilting Classes
Puyallup, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: The Quilt Barn
Location: The Quilt Barn
Phone: (253) 845-1532
Address: , Puyallup, WA (Washington), United States
Description: Join us for an “ And I Quilt Party” followed by a 2-day longarm event. Call the shop to reserve your space! (253) 845-1532
Oct. 12 - Oct. 12 HQ at QA Club
Michigan City, IN (Indiana), United States
Hosted By: Quilters Apothecary
Location: Quilters Apothecary
Phone: (219) 898-2152
Address: , Michigan City, IN (Indiana), United States
Description: Join us at the TAG in Michigan City Indiana for our HQ at QA Club. Our quarterly get togethers, for all Handi Quilter owners, will be full of tips, tricks and lots of fun. The club is free to attend.
Oct. 12 - Mar. 14 Sarah's Handi Quilter Ruler Club Fall 2019
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: Sign up for the entire series and one month is free. Price per month is a new low of $19.99 which comes to $119.99 for the six months. Our price is $99.99. No sign-up fees. Benefits of paying up front are being able to pick up the rulers either month to month or all at the end as you wish. We meet each month on the second Saturday to watch the video Handi Quilter makes for the rulers (which you may also watch at home), practice using the rulers (and the Handi Quilter), and share what we have done with quilting and rulers.
Oct. 15 - Oct. 15 Advance Pro-Stitcher
Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Description: You've mastered Edge to Edge quilting and you've played with blocks, now lets learn some custom Pro Stitcher. Learn to chunk your borders, setup multiple blocks that are different sizes, setup diagonal quilting, triangle blocks, and much, much more! You will actually do a small wholecloth in the class! $20.00 Kit fee; Longarm with Pro-Stitcher only
Oct. 17 - Oct. 17 A Truckload Of Fun!- Stand Up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics
Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Quilt
Location: Prairie Quilt
Phone: (405) 853-6801
Address: , Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: Does longarm quilting interest you, and you'd like to learn more about it? Or do you just want a revision of longarm 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.
Oct. 18 - Oct. 18 A Truckload Of Fun!- Free Motion Quilting and 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: Fast, Fun & Fabulous Free Motion Quilting- Quilters everywhere LOVE the excitement and fun of free motion quilting - and it's easier than you think! Create flowing designs by connecting design elements with continuous lines, traveling across the quilt or filling in a specific area. Ruler Essentials- 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.
Oct. 18 - Oct. 19 Texas Star Quilters Guild of Van Zandt County
Canton, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Fox Country Quilts
Location: Canton Civic Center
Phone: (903) 866-7550
Address: , Canton, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Join us at this fabulous Local Quilt Show with amazing quilts on display! We will have our Simply Sixteen and Handi Quilter Amara with Pro-Stitcher. Ongoing demos throughout the day along with special show pricing and promotions! Come test drive your dream longarm machine!
Oct. 18 - Oct. 19 Country Traditions Long Arm Retreat
Fremont, NE (Nebraska), United States
Hosted By: Country Traditions
Location: Country Traditions
Phone: (402) 721-7752
Address: , Fremont, NE (Nebraska), United States
Description: Spend 2 fun filled days with Debby Brown in the Country Traditions Handi Quilter Studio. Debby will take you though the 3B's (Background, Border and Blocks), & Creative Texture on day one. Come back for day two to see what Debby has in her HQ Toy Box and then go Beyond the Basic Feathers.
Oct. 18 - Oct. 19 Quilting by the Sea
Crescent City, CA (California), United States
Hosted By: The Sewing Works
Location: The Sewing Works
Phone: (541) 798-1100
Address: , Crescent City, CA (California), United States
Description: Join us for two days of quilting fun and education. Learn free motion and ruler techniques that will help you create those WOW quilts! Educator Vicki Kerkvliet will join us in Crescent City, CA, located on the beautiful wild rivers coast in northern California. Visit our website for class line-up. See you there and Happy Quilting! www.thesewingworks.com
Oct. 18 - Oct. 20 "Joyful Journey" Quilt show put on by Washington State Quiters
Spokane Valley, WA (Washington), United States
Hosted By: Sew-Into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-It, LLC
Location: Spokane County Fair and Expo Center
Phone: 509-276-2035
Address: , Spokane Valley, WA (Washington), United States
Description: 41st Annual Quilt Show "Joyful Journey" will have over 500 quilts, Master Quilter demos, WSQ Boutique, Cherrywood Fabrics (Prince) Exhibit 50t vendor mall and featured quilter Kathleen Woods. Hours are Fri & Sat 10-6, Sun 10-4. Admission $10 good for all 3 days and FREE parking. We will again be in BAy 3 BOOTH 45. Enter our drawing for a Aurifil box of thread valued at $150!
Oct. 18 - Oct. 19 Cabarrus Quilters Guild - Quilt Show 2019 Splash of Color "40 Years and Still Quilting"
Concord, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: JS Quilt Shop
Location: Concord City Club at Gibson Mill
Phone: (704) 871-1939
Address: , Concord, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: Cabarrus North Carolina Quilt Guild Annual show, There will be over 200 quilts on Display from Local quilters. Always a pleasure to See.
Oct. 19 - Oct. 19 A Truckload of Fun!- Creative Textures, Fills and You Can Do That On A Longarm, too?
Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Quilt
Location: Prairie Quilt
Phone: (405) 853-6801
Address: , Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: Creative Textures and Fills- Meandering is the easiest and most common filler for background space – but there are countless of other creative design elements to use instead. Come expand your design portfolio by learning the stitch path of a wide variety of creative filler designs. Learn which designs lend themselves best to micro-quilting, and how to use Micro Handles for best results. You Can Do That On A Longarm, too? A longarm isn’t just for quilting tops! Come see how techniques usually done with a sewing machine can be accomplished with a longarm machine. You’ll leave with brilliant shortcuts and ideas for quick and easy projects, and a whole new perspective on what’s possible with a longarm!
Oct. 19 - Oct. 19 A Truckload of Fun!- Creative Textures, Fills and You Can Do That On A Longarm, too?
Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Hosted By: Prairie Quilt
Location: Prairie Quilt
Phone: (405) 853-6801
Address: , Hennessey, OK (Oklahoma), United States
Description: Creative Textures and Fills- Meandering is the easiest and most common filler for background space – but there are countless of other creative design elements to use instead. Come expand your design portfolio by learning the stitch path of a wide variety of creative filler designs. Learn which designs lend themselves best to micro-quilting, and how to use Micro Handles for best results. You Can Do That On A Longarm, too?- A longarm isn’t just for quilting tops! Come see how techniques usually done with a sewing machine can be accomplished with a longarm machine. You’ll leave with brilliant shortcuts and ideas for quick and easy projects, and a whole new perspective on what’s possible with a longarm!
Oct. 19 - Oct. 19 Whitlock's Ruler of the Month Club
Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Location: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Phone: (503) 585-7771
Address: , Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: Get exclusive ruler kits and tutorials! The HQ Ruler of the Month Club is great opportunity to challenge your quilting skills and build confidence using rulers on your longarm or any sewing machine capable of using a Ruler Foot. Each month in the six-month series, you will receive an acrylic ruler each month.
Oct. 19 - Oct. 19 Whitlock's Long Arm Club
Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Location: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Phone: (503) 585-7771
Address: , Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: If you are a longarm quilter, this is what you have been waiting for! A place to share ideas and solve problems. Find out the latest and greatest tools and tips. Come and join us for a fun filled time. Bring Your Projects for Show and Share.
Oct. 19 - Oct. 19 Whitlock's Pro Stitcher Club
Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Location: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Phone: (503) 585-7771
Address: , Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: Whether you are new to Pro-Stitcher or a ‘Pro’, join the club and support each other as we explore what the entire Pro-Stitcher can do! Bring your laptop or tablet (in simulator mode) and your projects for show and share!
Oct. 19 - Oct. 19 Whitlock's Art n Stitch Club
Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Hosted By: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Location: Whitlock's Vacuum & Sewing Center
Phone: (503) 585-7771
Address: , Salem, OR (Oregon), United States
Description: Art n Stitch opens all sorts of design possibilities. Come join us as we learn all the fun things it can do! Don’t forget your laptop with Art n Stitch loaded and your projects for show and share!
Oct. 20 - Oct. 21 Arthur’s Canada Test Event
Herriman, UT (Utah), United States
Hosted By: Arthur’s Store
Location: HQ
Phone:
Address: , Herriman, UT (Utah), United States
Description: Test
Oct. 22 - Apr. 28 Ruler of the Month Club 5
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 for the 5th series of the rulers, "Heartfelt" Ruler of the Month Club! There are 6 rulers that as a club member you will get exclusive access to before the public at club pricing. Each month, Denise will demo the monthly ruler, you will receive design sheets, and have access to video tutorials. In addition, Kelly Ashton, a Handi Quilter Educator, has designed a whole cloth quilt using each ruler in HQ Club #5. Denise plans to walk you through making this quilt in steps with each months rulers. The pattern for this quilt will be provided with your last months ruler along with your free gift, a storage container for your rulers. Participants must commit to the 6 months when you enroll.
Oct. 22 - Oct. 22 Art and Stitch Basics
Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Longarm Quilting Academy
Location: Longarm Quilting Academy
Phone: (817) 313-4959
Address: , Fort Worth, TX (Texas), United States
Description: This class will give you the basics to get around Art and Stitch to digitize a design, save it to a USB drive and move it to the Pro Stitcher to quilt it out. After completing this class you will understand how to find out anything you need to know for future designs. Please bring a corded mouse to class because several wireless devices being used in the same room can cause difficulties. $10.00 Kit fee
Oct. 24 - Oct. 26 Everything you ever wanted to know about Quilting but were afraid to ask.
Fayetteville, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: Randy's Sewing Center
Location: Randy's Sewing Center
Phone: (910) 745-8898
Address: , Fayetteville, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: 2 Day Stitch Therapy at Randy's first HQ event. Come join in the night before for a launch Party. Come meet the Educator, Vicki Kerkvliet, and get inspired by her samples. She will be teaching on topics like Free motion,Ruler Work, Stand up Basics and Intro to Pro-Stitcher. Save the Dates. October 24 party 4:30 to 6pm, 25 and 26 event 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm. Come in or call for more details! You don't need to own a Handi Quilter to attend.
Oct. 24 - Oct. 26 LONGARM EDUCATION EVENT
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: Are you Interested in learning more about longarm quilting or gaining knowledge on becoming more proficient? Whether you are looking to see if longarm quilting is right for you, or wanting to earn your Handi Quilter Longarm Certification for Longarm Rental Programs, or wanting to get better with your own quilting, this event is for you! In this hands-on three-day longarm education event, Dr. Donna Smith takes you on a journey from the beginning with longarm basics, free-motion quilting, and ruler essentials (Thursday, October 24), to techniques that get you quilting quickly with Pro-Stitcher (Friday, October 25), and on to designing semi-custom and custom quilting with the Pro-Stitcher (Saturday, October 26).
Oct. 25 - Oct. 26 Quilt Like A Pro with Susan Manry
SPRINGFIELD, MO (Missouri), United States
Hosted By: Shawn's Sewing Center
Location: Shawn's Sewing Center
Phone: (417) 885-1242
Address: , SPRINGFIELD, MO (Missouri), United States
Description: Friday October 25 & Saturday October 26 10:00am - 5:00pm each day Cost: $45 per class (buy 3 get 1 free!) Lunch will be provided each day from 1pm-2pm. All class attendees are welcome! STEPPING STONES TO QUILTING YOUR FIRST QUILT Friday October 25, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm This class is for everyone - whether you've never quilted and want to learn or if you already quilt. You will learn how to prepare the quilt top, resize and apply designs, select batting and backings, baste, and all about threads, needles and tension. Bring a finished top, if desired, to discuss ideas and approaches to finishing your quilt. NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK Friday October 25, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Handi Quilter continually adds new rulers to the line-up and you will welcome them with open arms. Come learn about their features, how to use them and what you can accomplish with this cadre of handy new rulers. Sized to fit your hand and designed to make ruler work easier, you'll be reaching for these rulers again and again! THE SIMPLE PATH TO STRAIGHT LINE QUILTING Saturday October 26, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm The trend of modern quilts, with large area of "negative space", has created new interest in straight line quilting and crosshatching. Both are impressive to behold, but neither is difficult to achieve when you know the tools and tricks. Come learn the methods involved and how to create amazing geometric designs by quilting simple lines. INTRODUCTION TO THE PRO-STITCHER Saturday October 26, 2:00pm - 5:00pm HQ 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 an HQ Pro-Stitcher.
Oct. 25 - Oct. 26 Twin River Quilt Show 2019
New Bern, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted
Location: New Bern Convention Center
Phone:
Address: , New Bern, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: Come and test drive the line of Handi Quilter machines at the New Bern Convention Center. You will also see Quilts for Sale, a Boutique, exhibits, a raffle quilt, and the guild’s well-known Twice Around Treasures, unused and gently-used quilting supplies and books. GUEST LECTURER - LYNN GORGES Textile Conservator and Restoration Friday 3:30 Saturday 1000 - 1130 for more information go to winriversquiltersguild.com/2018-2QUILTshow.html
Oct. 25 - Oct. 26 Twin River Quilt Show 2019
New Bern, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted
Location: New Bern Convention Center
Phone: 888-546-0665
Address: , New Bern, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: Come and see the line of Handi Quilter machines demonstrated!
Oct. 25 - Oct. 26 Quilting Spooktacular
Moab, UT (Utah), United States
Hosted By: Canyonland Quilts
Location: Canyonland Quilts
Phone: (435) 668-7454
Address: , Moab, UT (Utah), United States
Description: Canyonland Quilts is presenting a Quilting Spooktacular. Quilts will be entered in on October 24 between 5-8 pm they will be judged on October 25th. There will be a 1st,2nd and 3rd place along with a Peoples Choice Award. Quilts must be quilted with binding, and have a Halloween theme. They will be judged on originality, fun and spookiness. On October 26th you can view the quilts and vote for your favorite, we will be having Chili, Rolls and hot chocolate. Come in Costume and get a prize.
Oct. 25 - Oct. 26 Quilting on the Red
Grand Forks, ND (North Dakota), United States
Hosted By: Quilting for You
Location: Alerus Center
Phone: 701-315-0053
Address: , Grand Forks, ND (North Dakota), United States
Description: Quilting on the Red is back! Join us for two fun filled days of EVERYTHING QUILTING! Bobbie of Quilting for You will be on hand to walk you through a FREE test dive on a beautiful Handi Quilter Machine. Discounts will be offered on supplies and gadgets too! Quilting for You, North Dakota's first and only AWARD WINNING RETAILER two years running!