Q: What will I find at Ben Franklin Crafts' Annual Quilt Fest?A: Free demos presented by talented quilters, beautiful quilt displays, special sales and TONS of inspiration from the quilts
Q: What will I find at Ben Franklin Crafts’ Annual Quilt Fest?
A: Free demos presented by talented quilters, beautiful quilt displays, special sales and TONS of inspiration from the quilts that fill our aisles and walls.
Quilt Fest is coming up on October 5 & 6, 2019 with special quilt collections by Daun Thurow and Oconomowoc Quilting Guild’s Quilts of Valor. In addition to all of the quilt displays and special sale prices, these fabulous demonstrations are offered to you at NO CHARGE!
Saturday, October 5
10-10:45am “You Can Quilt As You Go!”
There are many variations of this wonderful technique. Come and learn how to apply these techniques to your quilts!
Speaker: Chris Lynn Kirsch, Teacher, Award Winning Quilter, Lecturer, Quilt Collector, Author, Quilt Judge and Quilt Designer
11:30-12:15pm “Tools Worth Time & Investment”
Come and join Iris as she demonstrates the Folded Corner Ruler by Doug Leko from Antler Quilt 000Designs. This one ruler has many uses!
Speaker: Iris Sarcar, Quilter, Quilt Designer, Author and Teacher
1:15 – 2:00pm “My Quilts have gone to the Dogs (or Cats)!”
Laura will share how to turn a photo into a quilt. The process of overlapping fabrics, using fusible and how to make it lifelike or collaged.
Speaker: Laura Krasinski, Award Winning Quilter, Lecturer, Quilt Designer and a Quilt Enthusiast!
2:45 – 3:30pm “Holiday Pillows and more!”
Susan will show us a holiday pillow she designed, how to make different styles of bolster pillows and incorporating quilting into pillows!
Speaker: Susan Schlobohm, Professional Pillow Workroom, Quilter
Ben Franklin Crafts1083 Summit Avenue
Oconomowoc, WI 53066