announcing: carolyn friedlander workshops

nido is excited to announce our next artist collaboration with pattern and fabric designer, Carolyn Friedlander.

Carolyn Friedlander is an incredible modern quilter and fabric designer, specializing in hand appliqué and modern machine quilting.

carolyn-friedlander_sewing_1000px-788x521

Drawing inspiration from her architecture background, Carolyn experiments with geometric elements, scale, and vivid color progression to create her visually stunning quilts. In December 2015, she launched her latest fabric line, Carkai and new hand appliqué patterns, Everglade and Ebb.

carkai-fabric_carolyn-friedlander_29_web-790x502

nido is thrilled to offer 2 full-day workshops with Carolyn this July.

Sign up for one or the other or better yet- sign up for both!

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

Saturday, July 16th 10:00 – 5:00 $175 * includes a catered one hour lunch break

Ebb and Outhouse: Beginner Hand Appliqué + Beginner Paper Piecing Full-Day Workshop

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

In this two-part, full-day workshop, sewing enthusiasts will learn the finer techniques of beginner hand appliqué in a slow sewing setting. Follow it up with a 3-hour beginner paper piecing workshop using two of Carolyn’s popular patterns, Ebb and Outhouse.

Ebb-quilt_Carolyn-Friedlander_Carkai-fabric_web-790x661

outhouse

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

Sunday, July 17th 10:00 – 5:00 $175 *includes a catered one hour lunch break

Everglade: Full-Day Advanced Hand Appliqué Workshop

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

Join Carolyn for a full-day advanced hand appliqué workshop, creating Everglade, an incredible pattern exploring the relationship between shape and color.

everglade-quilts_1_carolyn-friedlander_web-790x758

The fine print:

Workshops will take place at the BCA Firehouse Gallery in Burlington, Vermont.

Tables, cutting mats, rotary blades, irons, ironing boards and an enjoyable sewing space provided. Participants are responsible to bring in their own sewing machines.

Materials are not included. A materials list will be sent out to participants.

Participants receive a 10% discount on workshop materials at nido.

Workshops are limited to 25 participants.

Please either stop by the shop or give us a call to prepay and register. 802-881-0068

Grab your sewing needles + your crafting enthusiasm and join us for a fun filled sewing weekend!

*photos courtesy of carolyn friedlander.

 

 

This entry was posted in General Posts, Sewing Projects, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.