lecture on longarm quilting at the sewing coop with crafty gemini

Lecture: What is it Longarm Quilting? – Friday, Feb. 16th 6:30-8:00pm

$15.00 $5.00

Lecture event details: Friday, Feb. 16th from 6:30pm – 8:00pm. 

Please read all Studio Terms & Conditions before registering for class. 

Are you intrigued by longarm quilting machines? Do you want to get into quilting but the size of the machine and frame intimidate you?

If you answered yes, then this is the lecture for you! Please note this is not a hands-on quilting class. This is a lecture designed to educate attendees on longarm quilting machines in general.

Join YouTube sew-lebrity Vanessa Vargas Wilson (aka- the Crafty Gemini) for a newbie lecture on quilting.

Please read all Studio Terms & Conditions before registering for class. 

Vanessa’s talk will include info on the following:

  • The multiple definitions of the word “quilting”
  • What is a quilt?
  • What is longarm quilting?
  • Why do longarmers charge so much to quilt a quilt?
  • How much a longarm quilting machine costs?
  • What features to look for in a longarm quilting machine?
  • Pros and cons to buying a longarm quilting machine for the home quilter
  • How much space you need to set up a longarm quilting frame at home
  • How a longarm quilting machine works
  • Longarm quilting machine features and accessories- must-haves vs. added bells & whistles
  • Vanessa will end the lecture with a demo of her preferred method for loading her quilts and some sample stitching out designs for attendees to see how a longarm quilting machine works up close.
  • Q&A