Classes are for Courthouse Quilters Guild Members ONLY, if you'd like to become a member click here.
Due to the pandemic the following guidelines will be in place for virtual class sign ups:
Please email Joanne Gardner at Joannewyo@comcast.net to sign up for classes.
Send all class fees (checks) to Patty Gertz.
227 Mountain Rd
Ringoes, NJ 08551
UNLESS... there's a "Buy It Now" option in Member's Cost column,
you can sign up, as long as, you pay NOW with a Credit Card or Pay Pal
or if another procedure is indicated.
Any questions contact Joanne Gardner at Joannewyo@comcast.net
This week -------->
September 18, Saturday 10 am to 4 pm and September 19, Sunday 1 pm - 4 pm
2 Day Workshop: "Painted Landscape Fabrics" with Mickey Lawler
Location: Darcy Lodge, 39 Everittstown Rd, Frenchtown, NJ
To sign up email Joanne Gardner Joannewyo@comcast.net
Class fee: $20 and Fabric fee $25
Prepared for dyeing fabric can be ordered in advance for $9/yd, but must be ordered before or at August meeting.
Workshop description: (Two day class) ; In a relaxed atmosphere of warmth and good humor, this class is an introduction for the non-painter to the use of non-toxic transparent permanent textile paints on cotton fabric suitable for quilts. Students will spend the first day painting skies, water, and more to become familiar with the various effects that the watercolor paints produce when diluted to certain degrees and when applied with brushes, sponges, and bottles. During this time, students will also experiment with mixing colors, manipulating fabric, and painting many special effects pieces for blue skies, sunsets, leaves, earth, and others. The second day gives students the opportunity to develop more sophisticated color combinations through a concentration on mixing colors, as well as creating individual painted landscapes and several other landscape techniques for interesting results.
Evening Lecture: “Creating Your Own Fabric” Mickey Lawler
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Meeting at Darcy Lodge, 39 Everittstown, Rd, Frenchtown, NJ