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Quilter's Inspiration Weekend 2018


QIW 2018 planning is underway. Visit again for updates.

Classes


Join us for 5 days of sewing with your quilting buddies! This non-refundable registration fee is for your sewing space during the 5 days. Bring your own projects to work on in this non structured retreat. Price does NOT include lodging or food for your time at the park.

Cost: $ 30.00
Doors will open for Setup at 1:00. Strip packets and squares will be distributed at 1:15. Packet opening at 1:20. Sewing machines take off at 1:30. The first person to complete the JRR 2 using the provided 40 strips and 39 squares, will receive the grand prize of a Moda Jelly Roll and an ASQS gift certificate. 2nd place will receive a Moda junior jelly roll and an ASQS gift certificate. 3rd place will receive an ASQS gift certificate. We must have 20 pre-registeredparticipants to run the race. Official rules and judging rubric will be posted in July. Prize value for winners & door prizes combined value over $300. This session is designed for people that want to sew with their friends and just have some fun! If you win, great. If you don't - you've still made a quilt top!

Cost: $ 45.00
Receive one ticket to the Friday evening lecture, and one ticket to the Saturday afternoon lecture. (Two different lectures.)

Cost: $ 30.00
Join Merritt for a 6 hour session working toward your Sapphire block. Session includes Sapphire pattern and instruction on the method of construction by certified Gem Affiliate Merritt Crawford.

Cost: $ 80.00
A peek inside how a fabric collection comes to life This lecture focuses on the making of a fabric collection. Corey talks about how she designs a fabric line, including the various steps of designing a collection, and the time line involved. She also brings along a lot of the fabrics that didn?t make the cut to show you. This is a truly behind the scenes look at bringing a collection to life. Quilts made using Corey's fabrics will also be shown during this lecture.

Cost: $ 20.00
This lecture begins with how Corey fell in love with fabric, started sewing, began making quilts, started her appliqu? business, began designing quilts, became an author, and started designing fabric for Moda Fabrics. She will bring lots of quilts for this show to share as she talks. The quilts vary from traditional to the designs that she is currently working with. You will get to see a little bit of everything.

Cost: $ 20.00
For this class, Corey will teach the basics of big stitch hand quilting. You may also have heard this type of quilting referred to as long stitch quilting or pick stitching. She will talk about the supplies she likes to use including threads, needles and thimbles. Basic quilting techniques will be discussed. For this class, students will need to bring a completed mini quilt top that they would like to hand quilt(approx. 12?-18? square). The quilting design will be discussed and marked during the class.

Cost: $ 40.00
Join Corey Yoder as she teaches her pattern, Beholden. This quilt is influenced by the longtime favorite Grandmother's Flower Garden quilt. You will need to have your cutting done prior to class. A supply list will be emailed upon registration.

Cost: $ 50.00
This option is for those shops that ARE NOT also vending during Quilt Weekend Maysville. Please click on the Vendor application link below to read the vendor letter. It contains more details about the event. We request that you send in a completed application to finalize your registration. No refunds unless event is cancelled.

Cost: $ 75.00
This option is for those shops that ARE also vending during Quilt Weekend Maysville. Please click on the Vendor application link below to read the vendor letter. It contains more details about the event. We request that you send in a completed application to finalize your registration. No refunds unless event is cancelled.

Cost: $ 50.00
This area is near the back hallway, adjacent to a classroom. These tables are slightly off the main path, but signage will be posted. Your tables will be against a wall. You will NOT be able to vend from behind the table. Completed application along with $25 gift certificate must be mailed to Apron Strings - 52 West 2nd Street - Maysville, KY 41056 to complete registration. You can download and print your application by clicking the link. No refunds unless event is cancelled.

Cost: $ 75.00
Located in prime traffic locations, and include use of two tables and two chairs. No pipe and drape or quilt stands will be available for vendor use at this time. You must bring your own. Completed application along with $25 gift certificate must be mailed to Apron Strings - 52 West 2nd Street - Maysville, KY 41056 to complete registration. You can download and print your application by clicking the link. No refunds unless event is cancelled.

Cost: $ 135.00