The 2021 Special Exhibit & Vendor Mall will open at 12 noon on Wednesday, June 23, 2021. Enjoy the beautiful Special Exhibit quilts while checking out all the newest and best products from our Vendors.
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Tired of squares and rectangles? You are in luck because diamonds are a quilterâ€™s best friend! Come hear from Krista all the tips and tricks for cutting and piecing diamonds, triangles hexagons, trapezoids, and parallelograms in an easy, fast, and precise way.
Everyone has a quilting journey and part of that journey is evolving into the quilter you are today. Every quilterâ€™s journey is unique. Techniques, equipment, and new notions all effect our journey.
You will be entertained and enlightened by this yearâ€™s panel discussion. Listen to experts share their love of quilting! Learn about what inspires them. Laugh along as they tell of their experiences and careers. This is an opportunity to meet some of our featured personalities at one time, so come ready to ask questions or sit back and enjoy!
Jackie will share a large collection of her work including her published designs and quilts that she has created as a Judy Niemeyer Certified Instructor.
Mary Miller is a ray of sunshine! Her show will have you laughing as she shares a stash of funny stories about life & quilting, singing along to songs that transport you back to a time to when life was more carefree and have you feeling groovy long after the show.
We are excited to announce the addition of Quilt Academy to the 2021 Shipshewana Quilt Festival! Quilt Academy is an educational opportunity designed for you to learn about different quilting topics from multiple speakers in one easy and convenient setting.
Level: All Skill Levels
Come learn from Krista all the tips and tricks for cutting and piecing diamonds and triangles in an easy, fast, and precise way. Stitch up this simple, yet striking table runner in no time.
Discover the basics of free motion quilting, while making a quilted tote bag. Get started with easy piecing of the bag and machine set up for quilting. Move on to simple free motion stitching, learning how to move the fabric under the needle of the machine.
Afraid of curves? Donâ€™t let curved piecing stop you from your quilting journey! The Quiltworx Lotus Flower pattern is a great introductory design. Certified Instructor Jackie Kunkel will guide you thru the organized Foundation Paper Piecing techniques of Judy Niemeyer. The techniques you will learn can be applied to many Quiltworx projects.
Using Rulers in your free motion quilting will help perfect your designs and move your machine quilting in a whole new direction. If you have been frustrated with your free motion quilting, ruler work may just be the answer.
Learn how to create gentle curves and then piece these beauties into a traditional quilt setting. An impactful design, Dragonflies and Butterflies teaches you techniques that you will have in your â€œquilty toolboxâ€ for life.
Level: Intermediate Skill Level
Itâ€™s love at first sight for MiAmor Baby Quilt. Come learn from Krista all the tips and tricks for cutting andpiecing diamonds, triangles, and parallelograms in an easy, fast and preciseway.
The Shipshewana Backroads Shop Hop is back again with the theme, â€œTooling Around.â€ At each of the participating shops you will receive a free pattern for each locationâ€™s block for this yearâ€™s project. The Shop Hop begins Wednesday, June 23and runs through Saturday, June 26, 2021.