Shirley Biehl – Shirley’s Sewing Stuff
Shirley Biehl travels extensively showing sewers how to use Fasturns™ to make their sewing easier. A seasoned sewer, she loves to amaze everyone with how simple and versatile sewing with “tubes” can be. She has had several articles published on a variety of topics including sewing the fast and easy way.
Friday 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. FR151 Room 102
Celtic Quilting with Fasturns
Class Fee: $16+Kit Fee: $6
Always wanted to do Celtic quilting but intimidated by the tedious work involved? Anyone can do Celtic quilting the easy way using tubes instead of bias tape. See how easy it is to use “Celtic’ in clothing, wall hangings, quilts, etc. This truly is the quick and easy way to do Celtic.
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.SA152 Jr. Ballroom D
Needle Felting Gone Wild
Class Fee: $16. Kit Fee: $7.50
Want to be creative with all kinds of yarn? Needle felting is the answer to be either creative or “by the book.” Learn how to use wool roving, wool yarn, acrylic yarn and many other kinds of yarn. Learn how to use your “scraps” to make beautiful articles. Needle felting can be done on wool, sweatshirts, upholstery fabric, just about anything you can imagine.
Sunday, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.SU153 Room 105
Free Form Crochet
Class Fee: $16+Kit Fee: $7.50
Love to crochet but can’t follow a pattern, or want to try something new? This is for you. Free form lets your imagination run wild with no boundaries. You can use any combination of yarns, need to know basic crochet stitches and go from there. This is the ideal way to use those parts and pieces of skeins that are taking up valuable space. Use this in clothing, purses and anything that you can imagine. Bring different colors and kinds of yarn and size G or K crochet hook. The more colors and kinds, the better.