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Dorie Hruska has a deep passion for color, texture and design. She is a 4th generation quilter beginning at 15 secretly creating a Lone Star quilt for her mother. After purchasing her first longarm in 2002, she opened her successful longarm business, Forever Quilting. Dorie's work has been featured in several books and publications and she has won numerous awards for her machine quilting at the local and national levels. Although she uses a variety of quilting designs and styles, Dorie is best known for her connecting designs, as seen in her book, Making Connections. Click here for Dorie's website.


M113-17 Crosshatching Basics and Beyond

M113-17 Crosshatching Basics and Beyond

With Dorie Hruska
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Central Time
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$ 45.00
Handout Fee: $5.00

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Crowne Plaza Hotel

Level: Everyone  
Type of Class: Lecture - Demo

Crosshatching comes in many forms. From straight, curved, wavy to modern. So where do you start? Join Dorie as she shows you some creative ways to quilt out Crosshatching designs with ease. During the class you will practice drawing out different designs using rulers. You will leave the class with the confidence needed to try crosshatching on your next quilt project.




M137-17 Row by Row (lecture/demo)

M137-17 Row by Row (lecture/demo)

With Dorie Hruska
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Central Time
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$ 45.00
Handout Fee: $5.00

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Level: Beginner  
Type of Class: Lecture - Demo

Quilting is not always about precision. Sometimes you just have to let loose and quilt without any rules. This beginner freehand class will fill your mind with countless Modern ideas for quilting in those small spaces.

Class is also offered on Thursday, Sept 28th as a hands-on. M201




M167-17 Diamonds are a Girls Best Friend

M167-17 Diamonds are a Girls Best Friend

With Dorie Hruska
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Central Time
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$ 45.00
Handout Fee: $5.00

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Level: Confident Beginner  
Type of Class: Art, Drawing and Design

Who doesn't love Diamonds? Learn to quilt Connecting Diamond designs to fill in borders, sashing and blocks. Starting out with simple Modern straight line designs then transitioning into more densely quilted designs.




M201-17 Row by Row

M201-17 Row by Row

With Dorie Hruska
Thursday, September 28, 2017
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM Central Time
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$ 175.00
Kit Fee: $20.00

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Crowne Plaza Hotel

Level: Everyone  
Type of Class: Hands On Machine Quilting Stand Up Frame

Quilting is not always about precision. Sometimes you just have to let loose and quilt without any rules. This beginner freehand class will fill your mind with countless Modern ideas for quilting in those small spaces.

One student per machine. Bring thread snips.

Class is also offered on Wednesday, Sept 27th as a lecture/demo. M137




M245-17 Finding your Path

M245-17 Finding your Path

With Dorie Hruska
Thursday, September 28, 2017
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Central Time
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$ 45.00
Handout Fee: $5.00

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Level: Confident Beginner  
Type of Class: Art, Drawing and Design

Create complex looking freehand designs by using stencils as a guide. Dorie will demonstrate the many ways to quilt the connecting designs from her book, Making Connections, using her grid stencils or the piecing in the quilt top.




M903-17- Quilters Fun Night

M903-17- Quilters Fun Night

With Dorie Hruska
Thursday, September 28, 2017
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Central Time
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$ 20.00
Kit Fee: $6.00

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Crowne Plaza Hotel

Level: Everyone  
Type of Class: Special Events

Join us for a chance to socialize and relax. Dorie Hruska will present a trunk show of her work and teach us all how to master English Paper Piecing. Let's all enjoy the camraderie of sewing in a group setting.  If you already English Paper Piece please bring a hand project you're working on. We would love a Show and Tell of your own EPP work, so don't be shy - share your project with us. Door prizes and loads of fun....   

- Pre-registration is required
- This event is open to the public and does not incur a registration fee
- A small kit fee for an english paper piecing kit is collected at the event.




 

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