April 2020 Meeting

  • Program: Tia’s Journey
  • Class: Welsh Quilting Styles and Techniques for Today’s Quilts
  • Speaker: Tia Curtis, Tia Curtis Quilts

Our April speaker and instructor is Tia Curtis of Tia Curtis Quilts, a quilter who has lived all over the world and who’s quilting style has been influenced by many different cultures.

Tia is blogger, longarm quilter and teaches on the web site Bluprint (formerly know as Craftsy).

Tia has been featured in numerous quilting magazines, including Classic Modern Quilts, Fons&Porter’s Love of Quilting, Modern Patchwork, and Quilt Mania, just to name a few.

Morning Presentation

The morning presentation includes her process for creating one-of-a-kind quilts that range from traditional to whole-cloth to ultra modern pieces. Expect at minimum of 20 custom quilts to be featured during the presentation. 

Afternoon Workshop

Tia will conduct a workshop from 1:00-4:00 p.m., Welsh Quilting Styles and Techniques for Today’s Quilts, covering:

  • history of Welsh quilting
  • acrylic templates for design
  • simple marking techniques

Students will leave class with marked and quilted samples and a handout filled with mix and match designs to try out on their next quilt.

The cost of the workshop is $45.00. If you haven’t registered and are interested contact brozikanita@gmail.com.