Santa also announced our National Teachers for next year. Survey results said you wanted more challenging classes. Review their work and let Quilt Fest Chair, Cindy Hutchison know which patterns/classes you would like taught. The ones with the most votes will be selected. Decision to be made before the end of February 2016.
Dutch quilt artist, Jacquelyn De Jong, of Be Colourful Quilts. Jacqueline is a lady of color, pattern designer, teacher, and fabric designer. You can follow Jacqueline's blog at www.Becolourfulquilts.blogspot.com
Linda Poole is a quilter, artist, fabric designer and lecturer. Linda does beautiful painted appliqué. She has taught all over the world. - Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, Turkey and the United States www.Lindampoole.com or follow her blog at www.lmpoole.blogspot.com.
Laura Heine is our third national teacher. Many of you met Laura at the 2014 Quilt Fest. She is an international quilt educator, a fabric designer for Kings Road, an educator for YLI Thread Company, Pattern Designer and teacher. Laura owns the quilt shop in Montana called Fiberworks and can be located at www.Fiberworks-heine.com.
Our final national teacher will be Deb Karasik, she is a fiber artist, designer, teacher and author. Go to Deb's site and click on her FREE STUFF. There are several free patterns you can print. If you are not acquainted with paper piecing, print a few of these and start practicing so you will feel comfortable taking some of these classes. You can find Deb at www.Debkarasik.com.