Class listings for the 2017 Blackfoot Quilt Fest

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March 30, 31st and April 1st 2017!

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Thursday Morning, March 30th

Hand Pieced Hexagon Pincushion - Description of Class Ever wish for a portable sewing project for long waits at the doctor’s office, soccer practice, or travel? Or something that cen be sewn from the comfort of your recliner in front of the tv? In this … Continue reading
Petals and Pinwheels - Description of Class Let’s play with 3D to make this whimsical quilt. Create 3D pinwheels in both triangles and half circles to invoke an amazing effect. The background stripe is pieced. Simple and fun to make. If you haven’t made … Continue reading

Thursday Afternoon, March 30th

Delight - Description of Class: Do you cringe when you hear the word “Y” Seams??? Do you throw your hands in the air and run the other direction when someone tries to teach you “Y” Seams??? Have you ever heard of a … Continue reading
Lost Art of Hand Quilting - Description of Class You no longer need to put your quilt up on frames if you want to hand quilt it. This updated method makes it so easy and so much handier. You can work on your project anytime, and … Continue reading
Frosty Night - Description of Class Snowmen are full of personality when you angle the nose or add a smile! Come join us working on Frosty Night, a wool project that has falling snow, three snowmen, stars, and pine trees. Learn about the … Continue reading

Thursday All-Day, March 30th

2 Fabric Applique - Special Note: This class is unique. The teachers are offering to teach different patterns in the same class. They all have the same techniques but just have a different pattern. You will need to choose which pattern you want to … Continue reading

Friday Morning, March 31st

Summer In Wool - Description of Class Lots of summer fun with flowers, flags, and fruit stitched onto black wool blocks and colorful red background. Learn about wool appliqué, different methods of cutting and stitching wool. All skill levels for this cute summer wall … Continue reading
Sew Happy - Description of Class Brand New!!! Hot off the press!!! These super cute 12” Skinnie Minis quilts are just what you need for your sewing room! Make one or all 4 pieces. Learn how to use fusible webbing to applique these … Continue reading
Blooming Blossoms - Description of Class Welcome Spring with this fun, fresh quilt that blossoms right before your eyes in no time at all! Practice partial-seam construction and watch your quilted garden bloom into a quick pillow, a sweet table runner or large … Continue reading

Friday Afternoon, March 31st

Penny Candy - Description of Class This is a fun twin sized quilt made from a layer cake. It’s charm comes from being on-point. If you love the look of on-point, but have been scared of it, come and we will show you … Continue reading
Johnny Cakes - Description of Class Just as Johnny Cakes are easy to bake, this quilty version of Johnny Cakes is simple as well. The hardest part is keeping the layout straight, but we have some tips for you! All you’ll need to … Continue reading
Beginning Sashiko - Description of Class Japanese Sashiko is an ancient method of hand stitching. It is incredibly simple and easy, but produces amazing beautiful designs using a simple Running Stitch. With this class, you will receive a pre-printed panel which will assist … Continue reading

Friday All-Day, March 31st

One or Tea Time - Special Note: This class is unique. The teacher is offering to teach 2 different patterns in the same class. They both have the same techniques but just have a different layout. You will need to choose which pattern you want … Continue reading
Country Chic - Class Description: Let’s have fun with this new pattern from Sew Kind of Wonderful! They have taken a very complicated traditional pattern and simplified it to come out quickly using their quick curve method. The Quick Curve ruler will be … Continue reading
Center of Attention - Class Description: Everyone’s attention will be focused on this darling quilt filled with bright, fun flowers…and the lucky baby girl cuddled in it. The strip-piecing makes this quilt quick to piece, but the dimensional flowers are what makes it irresistible. … Continue reading

Saturday Morning, April 1st

Sassy Flowers - Description of Class This award winning quilt was chosen as National Teacher’s Choice at the 2009 Utah Quilt Fest and is a “snap” to hand applique. Come and learn an easy, fast, and simple way to hand applique. You should … Continue reading
Flying 3D Pinwheels - Description of Class Learn to make 3-D pinwheels with folded fabric! Fun & easy to make! It goes very quickly, you should be able to get several blocks finished during class! Seats Left Teacher: Liz Jacomb PHONE: (435)531-3170 Skill … Continue reading

Saturday Afternoon, April 1st

Earth and Sky - Description of Class Start collecting Americana fabrics for this beautiful quilt! This lovely quilt looks complicated but is very simple to make. It is sure to please! Seats Left Teacher: Francine Berrett PHONE: (208)520-1981 Skill Level: All Skill Levels … Continue reading

Saturday All-Day, April 1st

Lircles - Class Description: This original pattern is a modern mix of lines and circles (hence the name). The squiggly lines are inspired by the ski tracks so often seen in the winter. The sample uses hand dyed fabrics, but any fabric … Continue reading
Tulip Time - Class Description: If you have never tried wool appliqué before, this is the class for you! I will guide you through the basics of tracing and fusing your pattern pieces, as well as my tips and tricks for a successful … Continue reading