Inspired By Quilter's Retreat with Alex Anderson
Alex Anderson has been inspiring and encouraging quilters all over the world with her unique style. Whether you are a traditional quilter, a modern quilter or somewhere in between, this is opportunity in not to be missed. Join Alex and fellow Meissner Makers for a 2-day quilting workshop! Featuring a full day of hands-on stitching with Alex Anderson and mini-workshops designed to explore a variety of quilting techniques, there is something here for everyone to enjoy.
We have hosted this event in the past, and this year’s event will be organized similarly. One group will spend a full day with Alex, the rest of the group will be split in to 3 groups:
Inspired to be a Total Quilter!
Join an R&K expert to learn tips and techniques for mastering a variety of quilting techniques, organize your quilt block by block on your computer, then decorate your blocks using motifs and decorative stippling. Explore the ease and functionality within the Total Quilter program. Partnered with your embroidery machine this unique software program provides you with the tools to create extraordinary quilt projects of your dreams. In addition, we’ll discuss the products master quilters select in order to ensure the best results. From thread selection to needles to fabric preparation, this session will be packed with hints and tips for making your next quilt project your best!
Inspired to Accessorize for Successful Quilting!
Along with accessory expert Susan Beck, you will explore Quilting in the Hoop, nearly perfect free-motion stitching, and creating hand-look effects using a machine.
Inspired to Create Art Quilts
Meissner Maker quilters and AccuQuilt experts will take you on a creative journey. Using one simple shape, you’ll create a hexi-collage perfect for surface embellishment.
- June 9 & 10, 2017
- Location: Sacramento SuperStore
- Workshops: 9:00am-4:00pm (each day)
- Doors open at 8:30am each day
- Fee: $149 - Early registration: $129 (ends April 30th)
- Lunch, snacks, kits and machines will be provided.
- Please bring scissors to use during the workshop.
Groups will be set at random prior to the event date. Accommodation requests for small groups of attendees will be honored to the best of our ability.