Programs & Workshops

September  ZOOM  Workshop

Speaker Jane Broomberg from Kansas City, Mo

Finishing Up! Workshop
September 15, Wednesday 9:00 – 4:00
Cost $40
This workshop teaches 10 techniques for finishing the edges of your quilt. Students will learn the basics of facing a quilt two different ways putting in an added accent piece, and making a faux binding. Also how to match the piecing lines of the quilt. The secrets behind prairie points, edge circles and piping will be revealed as each student makes their own samples of all these techniques and more.


October  ZOOM  Workshop

Sherri  Noel  of  Rebecca  Mae  Designs  from  Uxbridge, MA

Madawaska Mittens Workshop
October 13, Wednesday 9:00 (lasts 3-4 hours)
Cost $40
This workshop will be presented by Sherri Noel of Rebecca Mae Designs via ZOOM. Learn how to make a pair of mittens from your old sweaters and some fleece. She will also share her tips and tricks on what sweaters to use, how to dissect your sweater, and make them larger for the men in your life. Plus, some other fun projects she has made with the scraps. You will need to purchase the Madawaska Mitten pattern off her website rebeccamaedesigns.com for $10.00. (also available in PDF) Her mitten templates for workshop are optional.


2021 -2022 Programs & Workshops

OCTOBER 2021              Sherri Noel of Rebecca Mae Designs from Uxbridge, MA

                                             Lecture – Finding my Quilting Voice

                                             Workshop – Madawaska Mittens

NOVEMBER 2021           Rose Parr from Guelph, Ontario, Canada

                                             Lecture – Sew Smart – The Ergonomics of healthy Quilting

                                             No workshop

DECEMBER 2021           Meg Cox from Princeton, NJ

                                             Lecture:  Making Meaning:  How Quilter’s Celebrate Life

JANUARY 2022              WORKSHOPS

FEBRUARY 2022            Joyce Hughes from Kintnersville, PA

                                             Lecture – My Journey into Quilting

                                            Workshop – Dimensional Thread Painting

MARCH 2022                  Denise Poston Stahl from Lawrence, KS

                                            Lecture – Afternoon:  Conversation with a UFO Stripper

                                            Evening: Confessions of a Sassy Strippers

                                            Workshop: Ricky Tim’s Convergence Quilt: Cut Sew, Repeat Magic

APRIL 2022                     Krista Moser of The Quilted Life from Arlington, WA

                                            Lecture – Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend

                                            Workshop – Double Star Struck 

MAY 2022                        Telene Jeffery of Lady Jane Quilting from Noordheuwel, South Africa

                                            Lecture – Let’s Just Quilt

JUNE2022                       Sue Pelland of Sue Pelland Designs from Upton, MA

                                            Lecture – Applique My Way is Fast and Easy

                                            Workshop – Melissa’s Quilt

JULY 2022                        Barbara Eikmeier from Lansing, KS

                                             Lecture – Afternoon:  Just Solids

                                             Evening:  Designing Fabrics/Designing Quilts

                                             Workshop- Charming Logs and Charming Baskets 

AUGUST 2022                 Daisy Aschehoug from Nesodden, Norway

                                             Lecture – How I started Designing Quilt’s

                                             Workshop – Spinoff Quilt 

SEPTMEBER 2022          Karen Combs from Columbia, TN

                                              Lecture – Quilts of Illusions

                                              Workshop – Patchwork Illusions

For Workshop information and supply list email  workshops@pqgks.com

Workshop Registration

Workshop Registration & Policies: Please read the Guild Workshop Policies first before registering for one of our speakers’ workshops.Please be sure to bring and wear your name-tag at workshops so the speaker will know who you are!

Location of Workshops:
All workshops are held at McDonald’s Sewing & Vacuum, 601 N. West St., Wichita and run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

Cost of Workshops:
PQG Members – $40
Non-members – $40 + $10 fee

If you are interested in signing up for a workshop, or have questions, stop by the Workshop table at the next Guild meeting; or email us.

Workshops require a sewing machine in good working order along with all general sewing/workshop supplies.