Quilting on the Kenai

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2006

Events

· Viewer’s Choice Quilt Show — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Cook Inlet Academy on Kalifornsky Beach Road. Includes quilts, artistic wearables, fabric dolls and a vendor mall. Admission is $6 one day, $13 for three days.

· Quilt walk — today, Friday and Saturday. View displays at local businesses, get a passport stamped and enter to win prizes. Passports and a map of participating businesses are available at Robin Place Fabrics, 105 Robin Place, in Soldotna and participating businesses. Stamped passports must be returned to Robin Place Fabrics by 5 p.m. Saturday.

· Treadle races — 1 p.m. Saturday at J&H Sewing and Vacuum on Binkley Street in Soldotna. Winner gets a Pfaff sewing machine.

n Art-to-Wear Fashion Show — 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Peninsula Grace Brethren Church on Kalifornsky Beach Road. Admission is $7. Grand prize drawing for a new Pfaff sewing machine will be held at the show. Must be present to win.

Demonstrations

The following demonstrations are held as part of the Viewer’s Choice Quilt Show at Cook Inlet Academy. Demonstrations carry no extra charge than admission, unless noted.

Today

· Noon — Three Triangles and a Square, JoAnn Belling

· 12:30 p.m. — Great Ways to Mark Your Quilt, Zada Friedersdorff

· 1 p.m. — Darling Denim Bag with Embellishments, Stephanie Kimura

· 2 p.m. —Log Cabin ABCs, Brenda Clyde

· 2:30 p.m. — Magic with Angelina Fibers and Paintsticks, Glenese Pettey

· 3 p.m. — Log Cabin Classics, JoAnn Belling

· 4 p.m. —Artistic Wearables, Stephanie Kimura

· 7 p.m. — Quilt design and technique lecture and trunk show, JoAnn Belling ($5)

Friday

· Noon — Everyone Loves Log Cabins, Brenda Clyde

· 1 p.m. — Perfect Piping, JoAnn Belling

· 2 p.m. — Embroidery Software Intro, Sigrid Klein

· 3 p.m. — Fantastic Flying Geese, JoAnn Belling

· 4 p.m. — Magic with Angelina Fibers and Shiva Paintsticks, Glenese Pettey

Saturday

· 11 a.m. — Everyone Loves Log Cabins, Brenda Clyde

· Noon — Denim Darlings and Elegant Embellishments, Stephanie Kimura

· 2 p.m. — Embroidery Software Intro, Sigrid Klein

· 3 p.m. — Magic with Angelina Fibers and Shiva Paintsticks, Glenese Pettey

Special classes taught by guest instructors JoAnn Belling and Stephanie Kimura will be offered in the coming days. For more information and to sign up, contact Robin Place Fabrics, 262-5438.



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