Workshops and Special EventsSpecial lectures, presentations and learning experiences.
Throughout the year, Needlework Guild of Minnesota plans workshops, lectures and special events. The workshops for 2017 are listed below.
To register for classes and kits offered at Stitch-Ins or Special Interest Group meetings, please find the meeting on the calendar.
March to the Finish
March 3 – 4, 2018
It’s back! We have again booked the Lake Huron Conference Room at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest,7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park, MN, for the weekend of March 3 and 4 for a fun weekend of stitching and socializing with friends. We have the room for both days from morning till night, so bring your projects that need some time devoted to them and join us for 2 days of stitching and fun. Just $50 per day includes room use, lunch and snacks. Register for just one day, or the whole weekend.
Registration deadline is Feb 9, 2018.
Annual Meeting with Pat Cox – The History and Elements of Crazy Quilting
April 7, 2018
Enjoy a delicious brunch buffet followed by guest speaker Pat Cox of One of a Kind Quilt Designs. She will be presenting a trunk show of some of her fabulous applique work. In the afternoon you will have an opportunity to take a workshop from her. Annual meeting will be held at the Crowne Plaza Aire, MSP which is the same location as last year. The brunch menu will be decided as we get closer to the event.
Registration deadline is March 23, 2018.
Crazy Quilt Block Workshop – held immediately following Annual Meeting
April 7, 2018
Pat Cox is a national and internationally known hand quilter and designer who will be joining us at our Annual Meeting bringing a few of her many quilts. After the meeting, those who have signed up will be enjoying a couple hours with Pat creating their own crazy quilt block. The class fee is $49.50 which includes a kit from Pat. A list of standard sewing supplies to bring will be published in December. Pat leaves students with greater confidence in their handwork.
Registration deadline is March 15, 2018.
Meetings are held in the large fireplace room on the lower level. The room is accessible by stairs or elevator.
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