Dates: August 4-11, 2017
Class Times: Sat-Thurs 9am-5pm; Fri 9am-2:30pm
Instructor: Susan Balch
Open Studio: Sat-Thurs 7-9pm
This an opportunity to pick your own project , set your own goals, and receive highly personalized instruction in a creative and supportive atmosphere. You may choose to bring a work-in-progress , a project you are "stuck on", or a new project. If you are feeling adventurous, just bring a selection of fabrics and Susan will guide you in exploring ides or working intuitively to create a piece. If you are new to quilting or would like to try something new, Susan will guide you with ideas tailored to your individual skills and preferences. Demonstrations, discussions, and critique will be provided on a as needed basis. The small group setting is ideal for sharing ideas and brainstorming solutions. This class maybe taken as a 5 day class or a 7 day class.
Material Cost: None
About the Instructor:
Susan Damone Balch is an accomplished quilter, fly fisher, and teacher. She discovered the art of quilting in1978. Fly fishing, nature, and other extensive fabric collection provide the insiration for Susan's original art quilts. She delights in using curves and machine techniques to create her stylized pieced pictorials. As a divergence, ahe also creates intuitive abstract pieces. Many of her quilts have been exhibited and won awards throughout the country.