Collage the Essence!  (Haiku) of Landscape:
Patty Hawkins - 5 days
Work with a photo that captures you attention! 
Simplify, exaggerate, repeat.
Fuse your fabric collage.

Beginning Machine Quilting
Cindy Needham
Monday, January 19
A solid foundation of good information on free motion quilting. Learn how to set up your work space; choosing the correct threads, batting and needles and how to properly baste your quilt.  Obtain your perfect rhythm and stitch length with plenty of practice and patient instruction.
Cindy will supply all the thread for this class!!

Take all 3 of Cindy's machine quilting classes for a 5 day workshop.

 Heirloom Feathers and Backgrounds
Cindy Needham
January 20, 21
Great instruction on how to easily create beautiful heirloom-style feathers.
Learn how to create gorgeous background fillers.
Superior Threads are available for your use!!!

 Explorers Workshop
 Leni  Levenson Wiener

 January 19, 20
Explore all the possibilities in raw edge applique from a photo.
Learn to make figures following a pattern.
 Photo to Quilt
 Leni Levenson Wiener
January 21,22,23
Learn to make figures following a pattern using a photo of your choice.
Particular attention will be paid to skin tones in fabric. 

Leni's classes work together for an inspiring 5 day workshop.

Layers: Colors, Shape, Texture and Form
Velda Newman
January 19-23
Explore lots of machine techniques for texture and shape.  Learn basic lessons for how to paint on fabric using acrylics and other mediums.  

Floral Quilts
Jane Sassaman
Has 2 spaces left!!
Hurry Hurry!!
Ginny Goodbar
January 19,20
Learn a simple free cut technique to create all kinds of pieced trees.
Take home a forest ready to quilt.
 Whole Cloth 
Cindy Needham
January 22,23
Instruction will include design basics, how to create both medallion and overall wholecloth quilts, special tips on creating linen wholecloth quilts and a separate lesson on pin & straight basting. Lots of stencils a bucket load of Superior Threads. 

Quilting in the Desert
January 19-23, 2015
Registration is open!

In it's 13th year of offering  multi day creative quilting classes. 
These classes are designed for quilters of all abilities and interests.
Learn a new techique, meet new friends, get inspired by our dynamic creative teachers.
This year QID will be held at the Double Tree  by Hilton Phoenix-Gilbert.
  Come join us for a creative week in sunny warm Arizona!
Patty Hawkins
Velda Newman
Cindy Needham
Jane Sassaman
Leni Levenson Wiener
Ginny Goodbar

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 How to Make  a Magic Carpet:
Play with fabric, thread and your sewing machine in the company of other creative spirits.
Learn tips, trick and techniques for constructing your one of a kind art quilt.
Ginny Goodbar
January 21,22,23