Box 641925 Los Angeles, CA 90064
|Upcoming in 2013....|
|November 9, 2013||On Saturday November 9 WQ will repeat our successful "Giving for Thanksgiving" Members Only philanthropy workshop. This year we will concentrate on projects to benefit children. 9:30am - 3:30pm. No fee for this workshop. Location: Westwood Presbyterian Church 10822 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90024 Click here for map and directions. Registration now open. Download a Workshop Registration Form.|
|December 8, 2013||Third Annual WQ Holiday Tea. WQ Members Only. Location will be announced by email.|
|And Coming in 2014....|
|January 11, 2014||Saturday
Impey "Garden Party Quilt". Liberated free-motion
quilting and 'reckless raw-edge appliqué.'
Appliqué technique for pillow, wall hanging, clothing or decorating. Raw edge free-motion machine quilting. Collage appliqué with abandon—‘reckless and liberated’ without any glue or fusible products. 9:30 am - 3:30.pm. Supply List. Fee for Members $55.00 ($50.00 for early registration by December 11) Fees for Non-Members $70.00. Location: Westwood Presbyterian Church 10822 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90024 Click here for map and directions. Registration now open. Download a Workshop Registration Form.
|February 7, 2014||
Friday workshop: Sheila Frampton Cooper - "Express Your True Self: One Piece at a Time" Explore the mystery and excitement of creating a pieced abstract quilt with little or no plan. We will discuss basic design and composition, color and value, quilting, and most importantly, trusting your instincts. Sheila will demonstrate construction techniques for sewing curved seams and discuss some of the challenges you may run into with spontaneous design and piecing. Basic design and composition, color and value, quilting. Tips on challenges of improvisational design. Trust your instincts. 9:30 am - 3:30.pm. Supply List. Fee for Members $65.00 ($60 for early registration by January 7) Fee for Non-Members $80.00. Location:St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 11555 National Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064. Click here for map and directions. Registration is now open. Download a Workshop Registration Form.
|February 8, 2014||Sheila Frampton Cooper at the Saturday Quarterly General Meeting on "Creating from a Place of Trust" rising quilting star Sheila shares personal images and provides insight into her creative inspirations and design process. Hear about removing self-imposed blocks. 9:30 am - 12:30 pm. St. John's Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 11000 National Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064. Click here for map and directions.|
|March 14, 2014||Friday Workshop: Natalie Barnes "Rotary Cutting with No Rule(r)s" Beyond the Reef owner teaches a working techniques class using modern ("liberated") piecing. "If you sew long enough, the pieces are bound to get bigger." 9:30 am - 3:30.pm. Location to be announced.|
|April 12, 2014||Saturday Workshop: Andi Perejda . - "Shibori Dyeing" Saturday Come play with poles, fabric and dyes! What could be more fun? Learn Arashi Shibori dyeing and create your own unique fabrics. Dyes supplied. 9:30 am - 3:30.pm. Location to be announced.|
|May 3, 2014||Jane Sassaman at the Saturday Quarterly General Meeting presents "Under the Influence" .Illinois-based quilt, fabric and pattern designer discusses the visual and philosophical ideas which influenced her. A very colorful experience intended to inspire you.|
|May 4 and 5, 2014||Jane Sassaman 2-Day Workshop - "Abstracting from Nature" Sunday and Monday. Examine a wide variety of artists' interpretations of nature. Experiment with abstraction and exaggeration to capture the essence of your favorite flora and achieve dramatic visual effects. Translate these ideas into fabric. 9:30 am - 3:30.pm each day. Location to be announced.|