Wednesday, July 1, RaNae Merrill’s trunk show: “How I Became A Spiromaniac (And You Can Too!) Get to know RaNae in this lecture/trunk show as she shares her spiral quilts and demonstrates different types of spirals and settings. Includes an easy hands-on demonstration of how to draw a spiral. RaNae Merrill is an award-winning quilter, author and teacher from New York City. Her unique “spiral” quilts have appeared in national shows and magazines, and her two books Simply Amazing Spiral Quilts and Magnificent Spiral Mandala Quilts have become quilting classics. 7 PM, Southold Town Recreation Center. $5.00 guest fee. Workshop to follow on Saturday, August 15, see our workshops page for more details.
Saturday, August 15, 2015, 1 pm – 5:30 pm, Old Steeple Community Church, Aquebogue, NY: RaNae Merrill’s Simply Amazing Baravelle Spirals Workshop, $35: Learn to design and sew your own original Baravelle spiral block. Baravelle spirals are one of the simpler types among the four Simply Amazing Spirals. They have huge “Wow!” factor, yet you won’t believe how easy they are! Using the techniques in RaNae’s best-selling book Simply Amazing Spiral Quilts, learn to create a Baravelle spiral block, plus a variety of ways to color them — including double-spinning spokes. Along the way you’ll learn a technique for paper piecing that makes it easier than ever. A pattern is provided for finishing blocks into pot holders.
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