About Sue Nickels: Sue has been quilting for 36 years, starting by hand and gradually focusing on machine work. Sue has been teaching machine techniques for the past 26 years. Sue has taught and lectured nationally for shops, guilds and major conferences, including AQS, IQA and the Mancuso Quiltfests. She has also taught internationally in England, Norway, Australia, New Zealand and Spain. Sue’s priority in the workshops she teaches is to provide a relaxed environment for students to learn machine techniques that are timesaving. Sue emphasizes the best quality workmanship, never compromising quality for speed!
Fall in Love with Feathers
Learn to free motion quilt beautiful feather designs on your home sewing machine. The feather is the ideal design for free motion quilting and is easier than you think. First, practice the techniques used to achieve beautiful, consistent and smooth stitches. Next, work on practice pieces to learn all about feathers, starting with the basic feather and then moving on to motif feathers and whole cloth type feathers. Finish with fillers, adding great dimension. Sue will have many quilts that feature feathers to show for inspiration! Please note: Students will work on pre-printed practice squares.
Date: Sunday, February 18, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fee: $85.00, includes kit
Instructor: Sue Nickels
*This class is not intended for beginners*