Wednesday, July 18, 2012

International Quilt Festival in Long Beach, CA

International Quilt Festival, Long Beach, CA - begins on Thursday, July 26th at 5:00pm and continues till Sunday, July 29th at the Long Beach Convention Center.  There are classes to take, shopping for fabric, tools, notions, and fabulous quilt exhibits.

Here is what some of the artists who have work in the Rituals exhibit are up to at Festival in Long Beach -

Located on Main Street in the exhibit area, in between Tactile Architecture and SAQA
Preview Night @ 5pm - Leslie Tucker Jenison and Jamie Fingal will be in the exhibit, selling books and chatting with viewers; come by and say hello

Tactile Architecture
The Artists Village - Frances Holliday Alford, Jamie Fingal, Barb Forrister, Leslie Tucker Jenison, Judy Coates Perez, Kathy York

Text on Textiles
"A Gentle Heart" by Terry Waldron

Twelve by Twelve
with work by Deborah Boschert, Gerrie Congdon, Diane Hock, Karen Rips and Terry Grant.

Desiree Habicht will be working in Gingers quilt shoppe booth showing her patterns

CLASSESJane LaFazio - Faculty
7/26, Thursday, Text and Textiles (all day)
7/27, Friday,  Intro to Surface Design (all day)
7/28, Saturday, Create on the Spot, 11:15-12:15, Felt like Stitching
7/28, Saturday, 2-5pm: Rubber Stamps, Design and carve your own 

Judy Coates Perez - Faculty
July 26 Alternatively Bound & Stitched

July 27 Color Theory

July 28 10 Textile Techniques Using Acrylic Inks
more info about Judy's classes  

 Terry Waldron will be teaching "Transparent Terra Firma" at the Saturday Night Sampler from 6:30-8:30PM in the ballroom

SAQA Exhibits
"Masters 2" and "Sense of Adventure" 
Saturday, July 28th - 10:30am with Terry Waldron

1 comment:

  1. And then there is the Twelve by Twelve exhibit with work by Deborah Boschert, Gerrie Congdon, Diane Hock, Karen Rips and Terry Grant.


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