Scheduled Engagements Below is a listing of the places that I will be visiting in 2015. Besides keeping busy in my own region, I will be heading to northern California for a design workshop and to Schenectady, New York to concentrate on color. I head to Australia for my most extensive trip of the year. I will be there from mid September until the end of October. Here are the specifics: 2015 Saturday, January 24, 2015 Quilt Revolution Quilt Shop 7716 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor, Washington 253 358 3856 Color Presentation and Trunk Show 12:00pm to 2:00pm I will be giving an informal presentation about color and showing a selection of quilts. This presentation is for all who are interested in color. Space is limited, so you need to reserve a space. February – November, 2015 Scheduled Saturday, 10am to 4pm Quilted Strait 32280 Puget Avenue Northeast, Port Gamble, Washington 360 930 8145 Adventures in Design This is an extended 8-day, 10 month class on each of the following Saturdays: February 7, March 28, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11, September 12, October 24 (This last class will be rescheduled to November.) This extended class provides time to explore the many facets of design. In each session we will focus on specific design elements and principles. Students will work on exercises and projects that relate to the concepts covered in class, continuing to build their own design repertoire. I am very excited about this class, as it gives everyone time to learn and experiment with design concepts. February 8, 2015 Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm Quilt Revolution Quilt Shop Quilt Revolution Quilt Shop 7716 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor, Washington 253 358 3856 Class: Fantasia “Off-Set” Log Cabin Quilt This quilt project can be seen on the Quilt Revolution website. In class we will cover such subjects as fabric selection, color and value use, cutting and sewing techniques, along with quilting suggestions. Wednesday, April 1, 2015 1:00pm Gig Harbor Quilters Meeting Location: Gig Harbor United Methodist Church 7400 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor, Washington Lecture to be determined April 14, 15, 16, 17, 2015 Pacific Piecemakers Quilt Guild, Gualala, California (Sonoma and Mendocino County area) Contact: Kalynn Oleson and Chris Smith www.pacificpiecemakers.org Class: Adventure in Design 3-day class (April 14-16) Lecture: It’s Color that Makes the Quilts Go Wow! (April 17) I am looking forward to working with these enthusiastic quilters from the Mendocino County area. We shall fit in as many design concepts in these three days as is possible. September 19 – October 29, 2015 I shall be on a teaching tour in Australia in September and October. This tour is being sponsored and scheduled through the Gold Coast Quilters Guild Inc. as Trustee of the Barbara Meredith International Quilt Teacher Trust. The committee has worked diligently to organize this trip. I shall be teaching at several venues while on this trip. As soon as everything is confirmed, I shall list the dates and groups that I shall be visiting. November 5, 6, 7, 2015 QUILTS (Quilters United in Learning Together) Schenectady, New York Contact: Ann Smith www.quiltschenectady.org Lecture: It’s Color that Makes the Quilts Go Wow! Class: Lighting Up Your Quilts This two-day color class is one of my favorites. Color basics and color illusions are the focus of this class.