Folk Art Quilting with Andrea Zuill

We’ve mentioned the amazing talents of textile artist Andrea Zuill here on the blog before, and there’s good news: she’ll be passing on some of those skills in a new quilt class she’s teaching at The Crafter’s Studio in Santa Cruz on October 25 and 26. Here’s the class description:

Folk Art Quilt for the Imperfect Quilter – Two Day Workshop
In this two day workshop, you’ll be working with our special guest instructor, Andrea Zuill! You’ll be learning easy hand applique techniques and basic embroidery to begin creating your own folk art quilt. This is a great workshop for beginners as well as anyone who wants to create textile art with little to no help from a sewing machine. Imperfections only intensify the heart and soul of these quilts.

If you’re anywhere near Santa Cruz, you should definitely check this out!
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Jenny Ryan

Jenny Ryan is an artist, crafter, and maker of things. She lives in Los Angeles with a pack of various animals (including her husband) and writes about her adventures in creating at Exit Through the Thrift Shop.

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