Dan is available for lectures and workshops.

Email or call for dates in 201
6/2017!

Workshops
I. Tree Skirt
(for the beginning Foundation piecer)
Using Dan's Holiday Star pattern, a 60"                       
Christmas Tree Skirt will be constructed.  6 hour         
class.  $60.00 each student, includes pattern.             
Kits available at additional cost.


II.  Cosmos
(for the beginning Foundation piecer)
Using Dan's Cosmos Lone Star pattern, an 84" by      
97"  quilt will be constructed.  6 hour class.  $65.00     
each student, includes pattern.  Kits available at         
additional cost.




III.  Interstellor Suite
(for the intermediate Foundation piecer)
Using George Siciliano's miniature pattern, we will be
constructing a 12" square miniature.  6 hour class.  
$45.00 each student,  includes pattern.  Kits available
for $40.00.



IV.  Earth Wind and Water Tablerunner
or Great Ball of Fire Quilt
(for the beginning Foundation piecer)
Using Quiltmaker Magazine's Pattern from Sept/Oct,
2010 (Pattern Fee:  $4.99)  6 hour class.  $35.00 each
student, pattern cost is $4.99 payable to Dan who will
purchase on-line copy from Quiltmaker.  $5.00
foundation printing fee.
Tablerunner Kit 14" x 42" available for $35.00
Quilt Kit 50" x 50" available for $125.00



V.  BeColourful Patterns
(for the experienced Foundation piecer)
Using any of Jacqueline deJonge's challenging
patterns, such as Light into Darkness,
right, we will
analyse the techniques to piece the students project.  
6 hour class.  $
40.00, patten not included.








VI.  Spring Garden Table Rummer
(for the beginning Foundation piecer and
beyond)
Using Dan's patterns, Twists on and Old Favorite, we
will use a Pineapple, Twisted Log Cabin and Palm
Leaves blocks to create a table runner, right, for the
outside Patio table.  The basics of paper piecing will
be taught in this 6 hour class.  $50.00, includes  
pattern.
Lecture Topics
I.  The History of Foundation Piecing
Dan's background is given, a brief history of what
has made foundation piecing a more popular
medium for quilting.  A show of approximately 35
quilts.


II.  Types of Foundation Piecing
Dan's background is given, a brief history of              
Foundation Piecing, a show-and-tell of the                 
types of media used to foundation piece, such           
as:
 
a.  Tissue paper
b.  Freezer paper
c.  Newsprint
d.  20 pound paper (regular old copy paper)
e. Interfacing
f.  Coffee filters

g.  Velum

A show of approximately
40 quilts.