Instructor

Delaney, Pat
Pat Delaney is an award winning quilter from New England, specializing in color, home machine quilting, and home machine arts. Her quilts have won five Best of Show awards, Best Machine Quilting, Best Color, and many blue ribbons in national shows. In addition, her quilts have appeared in national publications such as Quilters Newsletter Magazine, Quilt, American Patchwork and Quilting, a cover for American Quilter magazine, two covers for the AQS Book Catalog, and seven editions of Quilt Art Engagement Calendar. Recently, she had a solo exhibit of her quilts at the New England Quilt Museum. Pat is a Massachusetts College of Art graduate and a BERNINA Ambassador. She has two grown daughters and resides in Abington, MA, with her husband, Matt. For more information, visit crabtreelane.com.

Instructor Workshops

Berry Border by Machine Appliqué, #13503

Appliqué
Saturday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
103A
Delaney, Pat
Intermediate
$70
Plus Kit Fee

Create a beautiful border while learning to appliqué by machine. Pat will show you how it’s done and how to adapt it to your own quilt. The berry and tulip appliqués are fused and blanket stitched, creating a lovely, traditional border for any quilt.

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Bound and Determined: Tips for Perfect Bindings, #18517

Quilting/Finishing
Friday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
103C
Delaney, Pat
Beginner, Intermediate
$70
Plus Kit Fee

Having trouble getting those bindings to look just right? This half-day class with Pat will get you on track for a show-worthy ending to your quilt. Little tricks and tips will give you the confidence to finish your quilts with a beautiful narrow binding and perfectly mitered corners every time. She will discuss sewing on the binding fitted perfectly to the quilt, filling the binding with just enough batting, and hand sewing it all together invisibly. A beautiful binding is the frame for your quilt and should be as wonderful as the rest of your workmanship!

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

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Building a Visual Quilting Vocabulary to Improve Your Domestic Machine Quilting, #18519

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Friday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
103A
Delaney, Pat
Intermediate
$70
Plus Kit Fee

The quilter’s dilemma is always to choose an appropriate design to fill space on the quilt top. It would be helpful to have a collection of usable designs at your fingertips as you begin to think about your selection. This class will stitch your way through many designs and keep them organized for you. Browsing your collection will undoubtedly inspire your next project! We will explore multiple styles of free-motion stitches to add to your collection.

crabtreelane.com

Designed by Janome

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Fills and Fancies: Expand Your Domestic Machine Knowledge, #18509

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Thursday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
103B
Delaney, Pat
All Levels
$70
Plus Kit Fee

Tired of the same old stippling? Perk up your machine quilting with a new set of designs for filling spaces and backgrounds. With more than fifty designs made to fit narrow borders, triangular patches, or background areas, you will have no trouble broadening your design ideas. This type of heirloom quilting is done with little or no marking. You will end up with a portfolio of stitches to get your creativity flowing.

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

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Nana's Favorite Quilt Using Paper Piecing and Applique, #18102w

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
103A
Delaney, Pat
Intermediate, Advanced
$125
Plus Kit Fee

A trip to Nana’s house was always a fun time for Pat. She loved her Nana’s embroidered table scarves and many textiles. This little quilt is full of all those visual memories. We will play with thirties fabrics (or maybe your Nana collected Civil War prints) while assembling the center blocks. A bit of paper piecing will speed things along. Next, we’ll explore thread sketching for the embroidered flowers in each basket. The afternoon will be spent learning machine turned-edge appliqué for the borders which include lots of flowers and berries. Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Ready, Set, Sew! Learn to Quilt on Your Home Machine, #18512

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Thursday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
201AB
Delaney, Pat
Beginner
$70
Plus Kit Fee

We will start with the basics and go quickly to stitching. We will explore many techniques including background fills, stencils, freehand designs, and motifs. If you are apprehensive or out of ideas, this class will rev up your skills making you a confident machine quilter ready to tackle those UFO’s that have been piling up. A quilt is truly yours when you finish it yourself.

crabtreelane.com

Brother / Sewing Studio Fabric Superstore

Berry Border by Machine Appliqué, #13503

Delaney, Pat
Saturday
103A

Create a beautiful border while learning to appliqué by machine. Pat will show you how it’s done and how to adapt it to your own quilt. The berry and tulip appliqués are fused and blanket stitched, creating a lovely, traditional border for any quilt.

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Bound and Determined: Tips for Perfect Bindings, #18517

Delaney, Pat
Friday
103C

Having trouble getting those bindings to look just right? This half-day class with Pat will get you on track for a show-worthy ending to your quilt. Little tricks and tips will give you the confidence to finish your quilts with a beautiful narrow binding and perfectly mitered corners every time. She will discuss sewing on the binding fitted perfectly to the quilt, filling the binding with just enough batting, and hand sewing it all together invisibly. A beautiful binding is the frame for your quilt and should be as wonderful as the rest of your workmanship!

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Building a Visual Quilting Vocabulary to Improve Your Domestic Machine Quilting, #18519

Delaney, Pat
Friday
103A

The quilter’s dilemma is always to choose an appropriate design to fill space on the quilt top. It would be helpful to have a collection of usable designs at your fingertips as you begin to think about your selection. This class will stitch your way through many designs and keep them organized for you. Browsing your collection will undoubtedly inspire your next project! We will explore multiple styles of free-motion stitches to add to your collection.

crabtreelane.com

Designed by Janome

Fills and Fancies: Expand Your Domestic Machine Knowledge, #18509

Delaney, Pat
Thursday
103B

Tired of the same old stippling? Perk up your machine quilting with a new set of designs for filling spaces and backgrounds. With more than fifty designs made to fit narrow borders, triangular patches, or background areas, you will have no trouble broadening your design ideas. This type of heirloom quilting is done with little or no marking. You will end up with a portfolio of stitches to get your creativity flowing.

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Nana's Favorite Quilt Using Paper Piecing and Applique, #18102w

Delaney, Pat
Wednesday
103A

A trip to Nana’s house was always a fun time for Pat. She loved her Nana’s embroidered table scarves and many textiles. This little quilt is full of all those visual memories. We will play with thirties fabrics (or maybe your Nana collected Civil War prints) while assembling the center blocks. A bit of paper piecing will speed things along. Next, we’ll explore thread sketching for the embroidered flowers in each basket. The afternoon will be spent learning machine turned-edge appliqué for the borders which include lots of flowers and berries. Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

crabtreelane.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Ready, Set, Sew! Learn to Quilt on Your Home Machine, #18512

Delaney, Pat
Thursday
201AB

We will start with the basics and go quickly to stitching. We will explore many techniques including background fills, stencils, freehand designs, and motifs. If you are apprehensive or out of ideas, this class will rev up your skills making you a confident machine quilter ready to tackle those UFO’s that have been piling up. A quilt is truly yours when you finish it yourself.

crabtreelane.com

Brother / Sewing Studio Fabric Superstore