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 Sep. 01, 2022 - Nov. 30, 2022

Sep. 2022

Sep. 2022
Sep. 08 - Sep. 10 Great Wisconsin Quilt Show
Madison, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection, LLC
Location: Alliant Energy Center
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Madison, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Join us at the largest quilt show in Wisconsin! The Quilting Connection will have the FULL line of Handi Quilter longarm machines available for you to try. We will have the sit-sown Capri, the Moxie on the loft frame, the Simply Sixteen on the Little Foot Frame, the Amara with Pro-Stitcher on the Studio 2 Frame, and the Forte on the Gallery 2 Frame. We will also have all of the Handi Quilter products and The Quick Zip System. We are so excited to have this show back in person after 2 years!
Sep. 08 - Sep. 11 I can QUILT ANYTHING on my Longarm.
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: Hands On Van Event. Register on our website.
Sep. 09 - Sep. 10 Embroidery on the Longarm and Pro-Stitcher Designer Refresher
Port Huron, MI (Michigan), United States
Hosted By: Sew You Quilt
Location: Sew You Quilt
Phone: (810) 434-2425
Address: , Port Huron, MI (Michigan), United States
Description: Join us together with National Educator Gail Berry to create embroidery on your long arm. Learn the tips for choosing the right types of designs. And how we use Pro-Stitcher Designer to tweak those designs to work on our Pro-Stitcher. We will do both a single-color design, and also a multi-color design. This class is suitable for anyone with a basic understanding of Pro-Stitcher Designer. We will discuss lots of tips and tricks to make these projects successful and uniquely yours. We will stitch out the single-color design in class and get started on the multi color design. Must have:  Pro-Stitcher in good working order on your Long Arm Machine.  Pro-Stitcher Designer active on a laptop  Basic knowledge of how each of these programs work. NOTE: There will be a introductory class to Pro-Stitcher Designer the day before, if you are not already familiar with this program, or want a refresher before the Embroidery class. Please call the shop to register for this class, and to get the embroidery designs we will be using. 810-434-2425 12 seats in shop; also available via Zoom!
Sep. 12 - Sep. 13 2 Day Longarming Basics, Ruler Work and Pro-Stitcher
SAN ANTONIO, TX (Texas), United States
Phone: (210) 685-9700
Address: , SAN ANTONIO, TX (Texas), United States
Description: Patty's is pleased to announce that we are hosting HQ National educator, Chris Sousa for 2 day training in our shop. Classes are September 12-13 (Monday & Tuesday). Day 1: Morning Class: 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! Afternoon Class: 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. 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. Day 2: Pro-Stitcher in Simulation 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! Sign Up Now at www.pattyssewingcenter.com
Sep. 17 - Sep. 18 Bennington Quilt Fest
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: It's the most beautiful time of the year in Vermont. Perfect for a quilt show and to take a Handi Quilter for a test drive. Come see us at our booth and get started on your longarm adventure with us.
Oct. 2022
Oct. 01 - Oct. 02 Chippewa Valley Quilt Show
Chippewa Falls, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Stitched with Obsession
Location: Northern Wisconsin Fairgrounds
Phone: (715) 224-3393
Address: , Chippewa Falls, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Wisconsin Chippewa Valley Quilt Show 2022 Saturday October 1st 9AM-4PM and Sunday, October 2nd 9AM-4PM. Featuring a vendor mall, quilt show, and presentations.
Oct. 07 - Oct. 08 Threads across Nebraska
Kearney, NE (Nebraska), United States
Hosted By: Nebraska Quality Company
Location: Buffalo County Fairgrounds
Phone: (402) 689-3993
Address: , Kearney, NE (Nebraska), United States
Description: Threads Across Nebraska Save the Date! October 7-8, 2022 Buffalo County Fairgrounds Expo Building 3807 Avenue N • Kearney, NE Classes Quilts & Vendors From Across Nebraska Time TBD
Oct. 07 - Oct. 11 Hands-on Classes with Adam Sew Fun!
ELKHORN, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , ELKHORN, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Join us for 5 days of Hands-on classes with Adam Sew Fun! October 7th - 11th, 2022 at the Hope Convention Center in Elkhorn, Wi. Adam will be teaching a variety of classes from beginner to advanced. We will have 15 Handi Quilter machines available for class! You can stay right on site at in the same building as the convention center! Check out our website LongarmConneciton for class details, pricing and lodging information!
Oct. 08 - Oct. 09 Autumn Inspirations 2022 by Q.U.I.L.T.S.
Schenectady, NY (New York), United States
Hosted By: Adirondack Quilts LLC
Location: Proctors GE Theater
Phone: (518) 615-0134
Address: , Schenectady, NY (New York), United States
Description: Enjoy the grandeur of this historic building in the capital region of NY. Stop by our booth to take a test drive on a Handi Quilter longarm. Whether you are looking for your first machine or want to upgrade your current setup we can help. We look forward to seeing you there.
Oct. 08 - Oct. 09 Autumn Inspriations 2022
Schenectady, NY (New York), United States
Hosted By: Adirondack Quilts
Location: Proctor's in the GE Theater
Phone: (518) 744-1158
Address: , Schenectady, NY (New York), United States
Description: Beautiful quilt show in a wonderful theater! Come see all the quilts and vendors.
Oct. 14 - Oct. 15 Prairie Star Guild Show
Wheaton, IL (Illinois), United States
Hosted By: The Quilting Connection, LLC
Location: DuPage Event Center
Phone: (262) 723-6775
Address: , Wheaton, IL (Illinois), United States
Description: Come join us for the Prairie Star Quilt Guild Show October 14th & 15th, 2022 The Quilting Connection will have the Amara with Pro-Stitcher, the Moxie with Pro-Stitcher Lite, the Simply Sixteen and the Capri available for you to try. We have 2 Wisconsin locations to better serve you and would love to share our 22 years of longarm expertise 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 call 262-723-6775 We hope to see you at the show!
Oct. 19 - Oct. 22 Handiquilter Longarm Event
Las Cruces, NM (New Mexico), United States
Hosted By: Be Sew Creative
Location: Be Sew Creative
Phone: (575) 523-2000
Address: , Las Cruces, NM (New Mexico), United States
Description: Join us for a 4 day Handiquilter event where you will enjoy learning from one if the best National Educators from Handiquilter. This is a hands on event where you will learn about the HQ longarm and ProStitcher. You will be able to practice what you are learning on one of the Handiqulter machines. If you are new or interested or just want a refresher in longarm techniques come join us in the beautiful southwest.
Oct. 21 - Oct. 23 Durham-Orange Quilters’ Guild
Mebane, NC (North Carolina), United States
Hosted By: Whatever's Quilted
Location: Mebane Arts & Community Center
Phone: (999) 650-0665
Address: , Mebane, NC (North Carolina), United States
Description: Come and test drive the Handi Quilter line of longarm and sewing machines. Our show will be held in Mebane, NC at the Mebane Arts & Community Center. It is a wonderful facility located at 633 Coregidor St., Mebane, about 1/4 mile outside of the boundary of Orange County. It is only a few minutes off of I-85/40, west of Durham. The center has a spacious entry area, community meeting rooms, and a large area the size of two full basketball courts which will house our quilts and vendors. There is ample parking, and a loading area with a large door which leads directly onto the vending area floor.
Oct. 27 - Oct. 29 Hands On Handi Quilter Event
Noblesville, IN (Indiana), United States
Hosted By: Always in Stitches
Location: Always in Stitches
Phone: (301) 750-4717
Address: , Noblesville, IN (Indiana), United States
Description: Think about purchasing a long arm machine or do you already own one? Joins us for 3 fun filled hands on days to learn all about Handi Quilter Machines
Oct. 28 - Oct. 29 Treasures of Tomorrow Quilt Show
Marshfield, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Hosted By: Stitched With Obsession
Location: Marshfield Mall
Address: , Marshfield, WI (Wisconsin), United States
Description: Mark your calendar! From 9am-4pm on Friday and Saturday this event at the Marshfield Mall will feature Classes, Demos, Lots of Vendors, Multiple styles of raffles throughout the event, and yes of course, tons of beautiful quilts.
Oct. 28 - Oct. 29 Knowledge is Power-Handi Quilter Event #12
Friona, Texas, TX (Texas), United States
Hosted By: Malouf's Fabrics
Location: Malouf's Fabrics
Phone: (806) 250-3575
Address: , Friona, Texas, TX (Texas), United States
Description: *Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion *All About Feet *ProStitcher 1 *ProStitcher 2 Breakfast, Lunch and Great Customer Service provided
Nov. 2022
Nov. 03 - Nov. 05 Capital Quilters' Quiltfest
Bismarck, ND (North Dakota), United States
Hosted By: Quilting For You
Location: Ramkota H0tel
Phone: (701) 315-0053
Address: , Bismarck, ND (North Dakota), United States
Description: Bigger and better than ever! Find more of everything you love about quilting! Discover why we say our Handi Quilter machines handle like butter! Free test drives at the Handi Quilt booth will get you quilting in no time! I am excited to meet you! Stop by and see what I have to offer.