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Marvelous Trunk Shows!

Kathy’s trunk shows are marvelous. Her classes are so much fun! She is a great instructor and knows these patterns. If she is in your… Read more “Marvelous Trunk Shows!”

Cathy B.
Detroit, MI

Inspired!

I really liked the way you checked in at each table. Everything was outstanding. Your workshop made me get moving again!

Bobbie V
Light House Quilt Guild

Best class I have ever taken…and I’ve taken alot!

One of the very best classes I have ever taken. And I have taken a lot!  I am absolutely sincere in my praise, there were some… Read more “Best class I have ever taken…and I’ve taken alot!”

Wilma R
Linden, MI
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February 2018

Judy Niemeyer Pepper Dish Class 3 of 3

February 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm EST

Join Kathy Groves in a 3-day class where you will create this beautiful 42" square wall hanging as you learn multiple Quiltworx techniques. From the basics of working with a Quiltworx pattern to the fundamentals of foundation paper piecing, curved piecing and Judy Niemeyer's non-raw edge machine applique - this is the perfect project to get a hands-on education in her techniques.Saturday & Sunday, January 20th & 21stSaturday, February 3rd9:30 am - 3 pmClass Fee: $129 for all 3 sessionsToRead more "Judy Niemeyer Pepper Dish Class 3 of 3"

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Tri-County Quilt Guild – Do You EQ? Lecture and Trunk Show

February 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-4

Electric Quilt design software is a wonderful tool allowing you to create from scratch, rework a pattern, play with fabric and color placement in your quilts. Computers can be an extraordinary resource -- and I'll give you new ways to put your computer to work in your sewing studio! Trunk show will include a wide variety of quilts -- from placemats to king sized quilts, traditionally pieced quilts, appliqued quilts and foundation paper pieced quilts. Lots of holiday quilts, children'sRead more "Tri-County Quilt Guild – Do You EQ? Lecture and Trunk Show"

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Quiltworx Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI

February 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-5
Luv 2 Quilt, 10580 Northland Dr NE
Rockford, MI 49341 United States
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Choose from the following patterns: Wedding Star Table Topper, Autumn Pines, Fractured Star or Fractured Paintbox This class is perfect for everyone -- whether it is your first "Judy" quilt or you've done one before. Join me and I'll share some of the tricks and techniques Judy has taught me during my hundreds of hours of study of the Quiltworx process. Patterns should be purchased at https://bobkatquilts.com but supplies and fabrics are available at the quilt shop. An optional prepRead more "Quiltworx Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI"

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Quiltworx Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI

February 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-5
Luv 2 Quilt, 10580 Northland Dr NE
Rockford, MI 49341 United States
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Choose from the following patterns: Wedding Star Table Topper, Autumn Pines, Fractured Star or Fractured Paintbox This class is perfect for everyone -- whether it is your first "Judy" quilt or you've done one before. Join me and I'll share some of the tricks and techniques Judy has taught me during my hundreds of hours of study of the Quiltworx process. Patterns should be purchased at https://bobkatquilts.com but supplies and fabrics are available at the quilt shop. An optional prepRead more "Quiltworx Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI"

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Trunk Show and Workshop at Scarlet Threads Quilt Guild

February 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5

Join me in Kokomo, Indiana for a Monday night trunk show followed by a Tuesday workshop. Pattern is Labyrinth -- the perfect beginners project!

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Trunk Show and Workshop at Scarlet Threads Quilt Guild

February 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-5

Join me in Kokomo, Indiana for a Monday night trunk show followed by a Tuesday workshop. Pattern is Labyrinth -- the perfect beginners project!

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March 2018

Quiltworx Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI

March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-5
Luv 2 Quilt, 10580 Northland Dr NE
Rockford, MI 49341 United States
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Choose from the following patterns: Wedding Star Table Topper, Autumn Pines, Fractured Star or Fractured Paintbox This class is perfect for everyone -- whether it is your first "Judy" quilt or you've done one before. Join me and I'll share some of the tricks and techniques Judy has taught me during my hundreds of hours of study of the Quiltworx process. Patterns should be purchased at https://bobkatquilts.com but supplies and fabrics are available at the quilt shop. An optional prepRead more "Quiltworx Workshop – Grand Rapids, MI"

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Tall Pine Quilt Guild Lecture, Trunk Show and Workshop

March 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5

Lecture and Trunk Show highlighting Quiltworx quilts and the Quiltworx techniques! Workshop patterns include Splash, Rocky Mountain Bear Claw, Cactus Flower, Wrapped in Ribbon

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Tall Pine Quilt Guild Lecture, Trunk Show and Workshop

March 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-5

Lecture and Trunk Show highlighting Quiltworx quilts and the Quiltworx techniques! Workshop patterns include Splash, Rocky Mountain Bear Claw, Cactus Flower, Wrapped in Ribbon

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Tall Pine Quilt Guild Lecture, Trunk Show and Workshop

March 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-5

Lecture and Trunk Show highlighting Quiltworx quilts and the Quiltworx techniques! Workshop patterns include Splash, Rocky Mountain Bear Claw, Cactus Flower, Wrapped in Ribbon

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Trunk Show and Lecture – Intro To Quiltworx Quilts

March 11, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm UTC-4

Join me as I take the mystery out of these gorgeous heirloom quilts! Quiltmakers often think they could never to one of these... they are far too difficult! I'm here to change your mind. I'll have more than 30 of my Quiltworx quilts to share with you as I explain the techniques that makes these quilts do-able by even a novice quiltmaker!!

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Fractured Star Quilt at Leabu Sewing Center

March 12, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm UTC-4

One of Quiltworx's newer patterns -- Fractured Star is a great quilt! It finishes 80" x 80". The strips allow you the flexibility to raid your stash for a "scrappy" look -- or be creative and custom design how you want your star to look. This is absolutely a perfect project for beginning quiltmakers... or anyone who loves this dramatic variation of the Lemoyne Star quilt. Contact Leabu Sewing Center to register.

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Wave Ruler Demonstration at Ann Arbor Quilt Guild Meeting

March 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-4
Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E Huron River Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 United States
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Before and after the Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild meeting I will demonstrate the Creative Grids Wave Ruler -- how you can add a very fun sashing to your quilts! No more straight lines -- add some movement with this great tool! Demo's are free -- but there may be a charge to participate in their meeting which hosts quiltmaker Jane Davila.

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Tree Farm Quilt

March 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-4
Sew Many Things Sewing Center, 35486 Groesbeck Hwy
Clinton Township, MI 48035 United States

Join me and create your own fun holiday wall quilt (or grow a few more trees and make a bed size quilt!) This is a FQ friendly project -- actually -- FQ's are what you need. No cutting before class, so grab your FQ's (10 each of red, green, and cream) and join us! Contact the shop to reserve your spot!

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Quilting in the Computer Age

March 25, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm UTC-4
Sew Many Things Sewing Center, 35486 Groesbeck Hwy
Clinton Township, MI 48035 United States
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As computers, tablets and smart phones have become commonplace, the natural transition for the quilter is to explore their use in the quilt making process. Join Kathy as she demonstrates several software applications available for today's Quilters. Whether you have EQ8, Quiltster, Microsoft Office, Paint, or other drawing application, she will show you how to bring in and develop your own inspirational quilts.

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Fractured Star Quilt at Leabu Sewing Center

March 26, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm UTC-4

One of Quiltworx's newer patterns -- Fractured Star is a great quilt! It finishes 80" x 80". The strips allow you the flexibility to raid your stash for a "scrappy" look -- or be creative and custom design how you want your star to look. This is absolutely a perfect project for beginning quiltmakers... or anyone who loves this dramatic variation of the Lemoyne Star quilt. Contact Leabu Sewing Center to register.

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April 2018

OH-MI SHOP HOP Applique Primer

April 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-4

Do you enjoy “shop-hopping” but the thought of doing all that appliqué makes you a little nervous? Let Kathy Groves of BobKat Quilts help take you from pattern to prepped appliqué to putting the appliqué pieces on your blocks. Learn the fundamentals of machine fusible appliqué. Window-Pane appliqué, Layering, adjusting for over/under positioning and more. Contact The Quilting Season in Saline to register: (734) 429-2900

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Sea Holly Quilt Class

April 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-4
Sew Many Things Sewing Center, 35486 Groesbeck Hwy
Clinton Township, MI 48035 United States
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This new Quiltworx pattern is stunning! The pattern will be released in Fall-Winter of 2017-2018 and we'll be ready to help you create one of your own in the spring! What are you waiting for? Call Sew Many Things to reserve your spot today! This is a Two Day Class -- Second Session is on May 5, 10 AM - 3 PM

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Genesee Star Quilters – Lecture, Trunk Show and Workshop

April 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm UTC-4

I will be sharing my love of Quiltworx patterns, techniques and quilts with the Genesee Star Quilters at their regular meeting. The accompanying workshop will feature the pattern Stormy Seas.

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May 2018

Sea Holly Quilt Class

May 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-4
Sew Many Things Sewing Center, 35486 Groesbeck Hwy
Clinton Township, MI 48035 United States
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This new Quiltworx pattern is stunning! The pattern will be released in Fall-Winter of 2017-2018 and we'll be ready to help you create one of your own in the spring! What are you waiting for? Call Sew Many Things to reserve your spot today! This is a Two Day Class -- Second Session is on May 5, 10 AM - 3 PM

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Sea Holly Quilt Class

May 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-4
Sew Many Things Sewing Center, 35486 Groesbeck Hwy
Clinton Township, MI 48035 United States
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This new Quiltworx pattern is stunning! The pattern will be released in Fall-Winter of 2017-2018 and we'll be ready to help you create one of your own in the spring! What are you waiting for? Call Sew Many Things to reserve your spot today! This is a Two Day Class -- Second Session is on May 5, 10 AM - 3 PM

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Vintage Rose by Quiltworx

May 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-4
BobKat Quilts Studio Brighton,, MI + Google Map

This stunning technique of the month quilt by Quiltworx will be the envy of all your friends. Choose your pattern size: Wall Quilt – 74″ x 74″ Queen – 96″ x 96″ 6 session class fee for Queen is $295 (includes pattern) and for wall version $275. This project is Quiltster compatible -- which means you can easily custom design your own color/fabric placement! Contact Kathy for more information.about scheduling a Quiltster color consultation - 1 hour free with registraton.Read more "Vintage Rose by Quiltworx"

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June 2018

Vintage Rose by Quiltworx

June 3, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-4

This stunning technique of the month quilt by Quiltworx will be the envy of all your friends. Choose your pattern size: Wall Quilt – 74″ x 74″ Queen – 96″ x 96″ 6 session class fee (includes pattern) for Queen is $295 and for wall version $275. This project is Quiltster compatible -- which means you can easily custom design your own color/fabric placement! Contact Kathy for more information about scheduling a Quiltster color consultation - 1 hour free withRead more "Vintage Rose by Quiltworx"

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September 2018

Which Witch or Witch Elf – You Choose

September 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
BobKat Quilts

Feeling Witchy? or Elf-y? or both? Use a few fun holiday prints and applique your way to a fun pillow, wall hanging or quilt! You'll make 1 complete block in class - -how many more when you get home will be up to you! But be warned -- it's super fun giving them personality based upon fabric choices and embellishments! https://www.facebook.com/events/179299932764474/

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August 2019

Dinner Plate Dahlia Class Series

August 23 @ 10:30 am EDT
Country Stitches, 2200 Coolidge Road
East Lansing, MI 48823
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Join me in East Lansing, Michigan from August through November and create your own beautiful Dinner Plate Dahlia Quilt!   Even beginners are finding success with this beautiful pattern -- so join us and make one of these beautiful heirloom quilts of your own! Class is 4 sessions -- 2 days each session:      August 23 - 24      September  20 - 21      October 11 - 12      November 15 - 16 Space is limited so each student has plentyRead more "Dinner Plate Dahlia Class Series"

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