EVENTS & RETREATS

 
 
 

SEWING AND STITCHERY EXPO

 
VENUE:  PUYALLUP, WASHINGTON
DATES:  FEBRUARY 28 - MARCH 3

Louise will be teaching 2 classes:
- Fit, Fit, Fit: What Do You Want to Fit?
- Doing the Same Thing and Getting the Same Results: A Homemade Looking Garment


Sandy will also teach 2 classes:
- How to Pack for a Quick Vacation in a Carry-on Bag
- Sandra Miller's Best from Threads Magazine


PLUS, we'll have hundreds of designer cuts and dozens of fabric samples.
You can feel fabric, coordinate colors, toss around ideas with us, and order your favorites!
Don't forget-we'll also have the latest Cutting Line Design patterns.
 
 
 

ATLANTA ORIGINAL SEWING AND QUILT EXPO

 
VENUE:  INFINITE ENERGY CENTER, DULUTH, GEORGIA
DATES:  MARCH 7, 8, 9
The booth will be filled with more wonderful designer cuts and 250 bolts of fabric, as well as the latest in Cutting Line Designs patterns.
 
 
 

RETREAT: WHAT DO YOU WANT TO ACHIEVE?

 
VENUE:  ORLANDO, FL
DATES:  April 11-14
Fitting, sewing techniques, changing CLD patterns?
It's your retreat and we'll work with you to accomplish your goals.
On Day 1, we'll have a trunk show to give you ideas, then listen to what you'd like to learn.
Then we'll have 3 days to assist you in polishing your skills.
Meet & Greet: April 11, meeting at the Hotel at 1 p.m. with shopping trip to the 'warehouse' at 5 p.m.
Classroom days:
   April 12 and 13, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
   April 14, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 
 
 

CREATIVE DESIGN RETREAT

 
VENUE:  ORLANDO, FL
DATES:   NEW: May 22 - 25
Meet & Greet: NEW: May 22, meeting at the Hotel at 1 p.m. with shopping trip to the 'warehouse' at 5 p.m.
Classroom days:
    NEW: May 23 and 24, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    NEW: May 25, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES OF LAYERING

Louise will guide you on an exciting design and sewing adventure.
You'll explore layering organza over your fashion fabric--then you'll play with techniques for using fabric shapes, colors, stitching techniques, placement, and balance.
Here are some examples:
This should be fun!
You'll leave with a priceless, one-of-a-kind piece of wearable art.
You can even layer flower petals in your garment!
Look around—where are all those special little bits you've been saving?
Bring them along; they might be your signature!
Choose from a vest or a jacket to make your wearable art:
PT-012110
PT-021406
 
 
 

RETREAT: WHAT DO YOU WANT TO ACHIEVE?

 
VENUE:  ORLANDO, FL
DATES:  JUNE 20 - 23
Fitting, sewing techniques, changing CLD patterns?
It's your retreat and we'll work with you to accomplish your goals.
On Day 1, we'll have a trunk show to give you ideas, then listen to what you'd like to learn.
Then we'll have 3 days to assist you in polishing your skills.
Opening Day, June 20: meeting at the Hotel at 1 p.m. with shopping trip to the “warehouse” at 5 p.m.
Classroom days:
   June 21 and 22, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
   June 23, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 
 
 
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