Schoolhouse Sessions @ Spring Quilt Market

It's Quilt Market time once again and we're excited to be offering 12 Schoolhouse Sessions for shop owners. With information on precuts, social media, new collections and more, we will be busy-busy all day. We can't wait to see you! 

Mindful Design with Carolyn Friedlander
Room 317, 11:00-11:30
Carolyn Friedlander presents her first book - Savor Each Stitch: Studio Quilting With Mindful Design; as well as three new patterns designed to incorporate denims, linens and other non-traditional fabrics into quilts.  

 

Social Media Savvy with Teresa Coates
Room 318, 11:00-11:30
Learn to connect with today's quilters and sewists through social media sites, including Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest. Don’t miss out on insider tricks and time-saving tips for busy shop owners to start using today. Attend for a chance to win a one-hour one-on-one social media consult.

 

 Artisan Batiks: An Inside Look with Lunn Studios
Room 317, 11:35-12:05
Learn about the production of Artisan Batiks as Lunn Studios work hard to improve communities in Java
while promoting sustainability and social responsibility for the artists' work.   
       
Giveaway: Artisan Batiks Elemental Dots Explosion: Mini Charms


Fresh New Fabric & Patterns from Valori Wells
Room 318, 11:35-12:05
Don’t miss Valori Wells’ latest fabric line, Quill, as well as new patterns. This collection is printed on cotton, linen & jersey; and expertly paired with patterns to merchandise these projects in your store.
Giveaway: Quill Mini Charms

 

Projects & Possibilities with Pointillist Palette with Lunn Studios
Room 317, 12:10-12:40
Share in the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Pointillist Palette, the original trend-setter in ombre fabrics, as Lunn Studios showcase a myriad of projects using the 21 all-new colors.
Giveaway: Pointillist Palette Charm Roll Strips


Blueprint Basics – Join the Color Adventure with Valori Wells
Room 318,12:10-12:40
Make 2014 a year of color discovery with Valori Wells’ Blueprint Basics - featuring a mix of 52 prints & solids in a ‘Color of the Week’ program. Stop by for FREE mini charms of the entire program before they’re available for bulk purchase.
Giveaway: Blueprint Basics Mini Charms
 

Quiltworx & Kaufman: A Quiltworx Revival in Screenprints!
With Judy & Judel Niemeyer

Room 317, 12:45-1:15
Quiltworx is partnering with Robert Kaufman to showcase exciting patterns with engaging screenprints. From quilts and table runners to tree skirts and more, you won’t want to miss the new & reimagined Judy Niemeyer originals.
Giveaway: Holiday Flourish FQs

Maximizing Your Precut Potential with Allie Heath
Room 318, 12:45-1:15
Learn about new precuts & how to use them with almost any pattern! From sashing to half square triangles, save time kitting projects. Collect a FREE cheat sheet to help you utilize your precuts, plus free mini charm sample.
Giveaway: Each attendee will receive one precut HST pack!

Make it Mini with Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts
Room 318, 1:20-1:50
Julie Herman’s Hex N More ruler is now miniaturized with many popular patterns in quick finish sizes! With an optional 'Project of the Month' format, these precut friendly minis will encourage your customers to keep quilting.
Giveaway: Radio Way Mini Kit

 

New ‘30s Repro Prints from the Feedsack Lady
with Darlene Zimmerman

Room 318, 1:55-2:10
Darlene Zimmerman presents her newest reproduction fabric collection, Penny & Friends - playful paper dolls featured in panel quilts & other projects; classically Darlene & full of whimsy. Free fabric samples for all.
Giveaway: Penny & Friends Mini Charms

Color: FULL – Fresh Fabrics for All with Jennifer Sampou
Room 318, 2:55-3:25
Color: FULL blends classic designs with a modern palette, creating a vibrant collection your customers will love. Learn about new Studio Stash Yarn Dyes specially designed to harmonize and accentuate this collection.
Giveaway : Assorted FQs
 

Shimmer Expanded with Jennifer Sampou
Room 318, 3:30-4:00
Relaxed luxe with a pop of glam, you'll love Jennifer Sampou's new fabric collection, Shimmer. Join the designer for a show-and-tell of projects appealing to all levels of sewists. Stop by for your free fabric sample!
Giveaway: Shimmer Mini Charms
 

Join for Schoolhouse, then swing by booth 1135 to see the newest collections and meet our designers: Jennifer Sampou, Carolyn Friedlander, Darlene Zimmerman, Valori Wells and Kelle Boyd (Ann Kelle).