Hey Aussies, I’ll be coming to a city near you soon!

SONY DSCI want to tell you about a big trip that’s in the works down under, and I’ll be leaving in just a few weeks. This has all come together in a very short amount of time, organized by my friend Cecile of Unique Stitching. Cecile hosted my trip to Melbourne to teach at the Australasian Quilt Convention last April.

On this trip I’ll be doing lots of workshops in several cities In Australia. Here’s my itinerary of classes and locations that are all accepting bookings now.

 

Canberra

20 to 22 September  – 3 day Unique Stitching Retreat, Belconnen ACT with Sue Dennis and Cecile Whatman

Friday, 20 September – Heavy Metal Play Dayheavy metal2

Saturday, 21 September  – Tsukineko InksTsukineko Inks_Perez

Sunday, 22 September  – Fiesta OrnamentsPerez.Judy,FiestaOrn3

 

 

Sydney

24 to 28 September  – Kim Bradley Creations, Castle Hill NSW. Contact Kim on 02 9659 2912 for details and to book

24 to 25 September – Painting Imagery with Textile Paint and Alternative Bindings for Art Quiltspainting on fabric
27 to 28 September – 10 Techniques with Acrylic InksAcrlcInkPerez

 

Townsville

3 to 6 October Townsville Stitches and Craft Show.

Pop Up classes with Unique Stitching Click here to book or go to www.craftfair.com.au for information.

tsukineko fantastixThursday – Tsukineko Inks: Fantastix!

Tsukineko All purpose inks have a broad range of applications for painting fabric. Learn effective shading and blending techniques working with the Fantastix applicator tool in a dry brush method to create original fabric to use in your quilts.
 
 
 

PerezMiniMetalFriday – Mini Metal Mania

Learn how to make beautiful designs with dimension and texture on aluminium. Create embossed patterns and imagery, discover how to add colour and work with pre coloured aluminium sheets. Finished pieces can be stitched into art quilts, mixed media or used in tags, pages, cards and more.

 

 

tsukineko brushSaturday – Tukinkeko Inks with Brushes and Aloe Vera Gel

Learn to paint with Tsukineko inks using a more painterly watercolor style using paintbrushes and aloe vera gel to create unique imagery on fabric.

 

 

 

painting gradationsSunday- Painting for Art Quilts

Are you intimidated about painting with textile paints? Learn the basics about which kinds of paints to choose for your next project, how to avoid bleeding, cover large areas without streaks and paint smooth gradations of color. Paint a small image as you develop these skills.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brisbane

8 October Queensland Quilters, lunch time and evening lectures

 

9 October – Sunshine Coast, Peachester – Tsukineko Inks
Peachester Hall, Peachester Qld. Contact Bernardine on 0434 643 120 or email: bernardinehine@westnet.com.au for details and to bookTsukineko Inks_Perez
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12 to 13 October, Queensland Quilters – 10 Techniques with Acrylic Inks
contact the workshop convenor Janet Jackson for bookingAcrlcInkPerez
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16 to 20 October Craft and Quilt Fair Brisbane

Pop Up classes with Unique Stitching Click here to book or go to www.craftfair.com.au for information.

tsukineko fantastixWednesday – Tsukineko Inks: Fantastix!

Tsukineko All purpose inks have a broad range of applications for painting fabric. Learn effective shading and blending techniques working with the Fantastix applicator tool in a dry brush method to create original fabric to use in your quilts.

 
 

PerezMiniMetalThursday – Mini Metal Mania

Learn how to make beautiful designs with dimension and texture on aluminium. Create embossed patterns and imagery, discover how to add colour and work with pre coloured aluminium sheets. Finished pieces can be stitched into art quilts, mixed media or used in tags, pages, cards and more.
 
 
 

tsukineko brushFriday – Tukinkeko Inks with Brushes and Aloe Vera Gel

Learn to paint with Tsukineko inks using a more painterly watercolor style using paintbrushes and aloe vera gel to create unique imagery on fabric.

 
 
 

painting gradationsSaturday- Painting for Art Quilts

Are you intimidated about painting with textile paints? Learn the basics about which kinds of paints to choose for your next project, how to avoid bleeding, cover large areas without streaks and paint smooth gradations of color. Paint a small image as you develop these skills.
 
 

 

 

 

Embosing copperSunday – Embossing Copper

Explore multiple embossing techniques to create beautiful designs with dimension and texture on copper metal and learn how you can enhance your designs with colour using alcohol inks and markers in this fun and relaxed class.

 

 

The day after the Brisbane show ends, I fly home to California, to unpack and repack and less than a week later I fly to Houston to teach all week at International Quilt Festival. It’s going to be one heck of a busy fall, but what an adventure it will be!

Hope to see you soon, in the mean time keep creating!

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