Make plans now to come to Oklahoma City, OK on January 9 – 11, 2014 and spend the whole weekend sewing, quilting, crafting, shopping and spending quality time with your friends at Sew Original Quilt & Creative Expo!
A large variety of Workshops and Lectures to choose from, including Longarm Quilting, Machine Quilting, Machine Embroidery, and so much more. Classes for all Skill Levels, taught by the pros! Check here the List of Teachers (PDF).
Special Guest – Quilt Artist / Educator Kathy McNeil
Kathy will be teaching special all day workshops in Oklahoma City at the Oklahoma City Winter Quilt Show. Kathy McNeil is an internationally award winning quilt artist, judge, teacher and designer. Sewing thousands of little scraps of fabric together by hand, she create quilts that look like paintings. Her pictorial and traditional quilts are frequently featured in museums, magazines, calendars and international shows. Many of her quilts are in private collections. Kathymcneilquilts.com for more information.
Kathy will be teaching “Landscapes to Love” on Thursday, January 9, 2014. This is an all-day workshop on landscape quilting. I addition, she will be teaching a variety of additional workshops on Friday and Saturday.
Special Guest – Longarm Quilting Educator / Artist DeLoa Jones
DeLoa Jones has been an avid quilter for 33 years. She started her Longarm career with 20 years of teaching and hand quilting professionally. Many of DeLoa’s designs are influenced by her sense of traditional quilting with a little twist added.
DeLoa has had a machine quilting business for 15 years in which she has a running count of about 5200 quilts. She enjoys sharing her knowledge and designs with her students. She has authored 5 books and has a line of rulers and stencils.
DeLoa is also an APQS representative and Compuquilter dealer. DeLoa has appeared on QNNTV.com and with Linda Taylor on the QuiltingSchool.com. DeLoa and her husband Dave live in Michigan and have 8 children and 4 grandchildren. Deloasquiltshop.com
In addition to the workshops, the Show will include ongoing demonstrations, Make-it-Take-its, special Large Quilt Displays, a Quilt Contest (application form), doorprizes and FREE stage venues. More info.
Vendor Mall hours are 10 AM to 5 PM Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
3-Day Admission Pass $20, daily Admission $10, with coupon $9.