I know it’s true, because I am honored to be one of 12 applique artists invited to teach workshops at Academy of Appliqué 2016 in Williamsburg, and also Baltimore on the Prairie 2016 with other nationally known applique teachers.
Barbara Blanton will continue the Academy of Appliqué at Kingsmill Resort, Williamsburg, Virginia from February 29 - March 5, 2016, offering workshops for beginner, intermediate and advanced stitchers with nationally known, award winning instructors, plus an up close and personal tour to view quilts at the Museum of Colonial Williamsburg. More info: http://www.academyofapplique.com/
Tresa Jones will carry on the appliqué tradition at Baltimore on the Prairie, September 21-24, 2016 at Lied Lodge & Conference Center, Nebraska City, NE, offering workshops with nationally known, award winning instructors, and a bus tour to the International Quilt Study Center. More info: http://botpapplique.wix.com/botp
Kathy Dunigan will host The Kathy Dunigan Academy of Appliqué, Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront, Rockwall, Texas from February 1-6, 2016, offering workshops with “leading teachers, well known and new on the quilt scene, both hand and machine alike,” plus additional festivities. More info: http://www.kathyduniganappliqueacademy.com/academyinfo/
Appliqué is alive and thriving! I hope to see lots of applique enthusiasts at one or all of these events.
And another! Don't forget Applique Away on Galveston Bay! www.appliqueawayongalvestonbay.com February 2016. Teachers are Pearl Pereira, Sue Garman and Margaret Willingham.
Keep Stitching!Barbara M. Burnham