This is a two-session workshop to be held on Monday, January 12, 2009 and Monday, February 9, 2009. In the first session you will design the quilt. In the second session you will bring back the quilt that you made at home to share your experience making an art quilt.
This workshop is for those who wish to learn how to create their own original designs. You will learn:
You do not have to be able to draw. By the end of the workshop, you will have designed an original quilt pattern to take home to make a small quilt. Handouts will be provided.
Margaret Harwood is an artist who has been painting and drawing for most of her life. She has a degree in fine art from California State University Fullerton. She has taught classes in art and now is applying this knowledge to teaching quilt makers the underlying structure of how artists find their inspiration and put images together.