Plan your day ★ New Workshop 1 hour workshop ♥ Perfect for beginners No bookings required. Program applies daily at the fair. These FREE workshops are approximately 30 minutes unless indicated. Arrive early as space is limited.
11.30am ♥ Creative Quilting Inspirations. Janet Collins, Punch with Judy, Stand A07. Discover more about using templates, ‘Quilting Design Inspirations’, a new way of learning quilting design. This is a series of design ideas to inspire you to create your own quilting designs using Westalee Templates.
12noon ♥ What’s Flipp-n New. Brenda Burgess, Flip la K, Stand C08. Take a sensational ourney of step-by-step flip-n with unique Flip la K templates and a show and tell of fabulously sensational quilts and table runners.
12.30pm ♥ Understanding Weights of Threads. Barrie Ashton, WonderFil Specialty Threads, Stand C09. An overview of different weights of threads and combining thread weights for fantastic results. Have you tried twisting 8 weight threads under the machine needle for a hand stitched effect, using 12 weight threads for impact or using our new wool threads for hand stitching?
1pm ♥ Sew Kind of Wonderful. Quick Curves with Judy Hall, Punch with Judy, Stand A07. Contemporary quilt designs, where modern meets refinement, showing endless possibilities with ONE ruler – Quick Curve and the NEW Mini Quick Curve – combining curved piecing with straight line piecing. Cut, sew, square-up!
1.30pm ♥ OMG Brenda Burgess, Flip la K, Stand C08. See Brenda’s quick, easy way to piecing circles, Drunkards Path, Wedding Rings, random circles totally circlicious. Circle piece the easy way.
10am ♥ Photo Overload, Simple Additional Pages. Wendy Hopper, Close To My Heart, Stand E18. Simple, speedy and affordable. Add 4-12 extra photos easily to your album layouts or pocket scrap booking with Protector Plus Pages and Flip Flaps. You will wonder how you ever scrap booked without them!
11am ♥ Quilt As You Go, Reversible Scrap Quilts. Monica Poole, Margaret’s Fabrics, Stand A23. Get your stash out and turn it into fun, reversible quilt as you go quilts, learn how quick and easy it is. Plus a trunk show of new and favourite designs. Learn Monica’s favourite methods that will change the way you make quilts.
11.30am ♥ Family Photos and Quilt Labels for Dummies. Kathleen Stone, Australian Country Quilts, Stand B12. See how to easily print your own family tree and quilt labels on fabric or paper/card. Many template designs to suit every occasion – resize them to suit your projects.
12noon ♥ Traditional Meets Modern in Wool Felt Appliqué. Gai Taylor, Just Patchwork, Stand A14. Gai will demonstrate the modern approach to wool felt appliqué using traditional embroidery stitches, modern elements of design and bold colours. The class is a good introduction for people to gain confidence to complete one of her modern designs.
1.30pm ♥ Make Your Own Handbags. Monica Poole, Margaret’s Fabrics, Stand A23. Get great tips and advice on how to make your own professional looking fabric handbags. Monica will cover the important spects of bag making from fabric, interfacing, closures, hardware and must have bag making tools. Plus, how to add leather trims to your bags to give the wow factor!
2pm ♥ Photos on Fabric For Dummies. Kathleen Stone, Australian Country Quilts, Stand B12. You’ll be amazed to see how easily you can print any photo or text on fabric with your printer. Make memory quilts, photo canvas for weddings – it’s so easy! Register for FREE notes.
2.30pm ♥ Candlewicking Embroidery. Margaret Upston, Margaret’s Fabrics, Stand A23. Candlewicking is a simple form of embroidery that anyone can do. Suitable for the beginner and interesting enough for e advanced.
10am ♥ Sashiko Hitomezashi ‘One Stitch Sashiko’. Jane MacDonald, BeBe Bold – Japenese Textiles & Craft, Stand H10. See how easy Hitomezashi is – One Stitch Sashiko – with the new pre-stenciled dotted grid fabric. See new kits and samples.
10:30am ♥ Magic Half Squares and Quarter Squares. Heather Bartsch, Barossa Quilt & Craft Cottage, Stand B25. Learn how to create scrap quilts from fabric strips, jelly rolls and rulers. Plus receive a free information sheet.
11am ♥ Demonstration of our NEW Wonder Beaded Scarf Interchangeable Necklace. Gail Lawrence, Creative Fashion Accessories, Stand D28. See new ways to wear your scarves, making them into tunning fashion statements.
11.30am ♥ Applique Newsflash. Bev Ross, Craft Cubby, Stand A37. Easy, quick and fun – the Craft Cubby Way to create an applique. New ideas and techniques – and everyone who attends will receive a Craft Cubby free gift – don’t miss out!
12noon ★ ♥ Quick & Easy Table Runners. Heather Bartsch, Barossa Quilt & Craft Cottage, Stand B25. Learn how to make quick and easy table runners using our binding tool.
12.30pm ♥ Latest Gizmos and Gadgets in Papercrafting. Doug Boyling, Catchy Crafts, Stand B18.There are always a lot of new paper craft products on the market. Doug will introduce you to the latest and also give you tips on how to get the most of the ones you already
1.30pm ♥ Embellish and Adorn. Gabriella Kerkez, Miss Rose Sister Violet, Stand A27. With velvet millinery flowers, exquisite laces and trims, buttons and bows you can create whimsical beauty.
2pm ♥ Adding Colour to Your Projects. Doug Boyling, Catchy Crafts, Stand B18. Come and learn how to colour your projects. Doug will cover as many of the colouring techniques as he can. See how to get the most out of your pencils, watercolours, crayons and markers.