Instructor

Lyon, Jenny K.
Jenny uses her domestic sewing machine to create quilts and wearable art. She has sewn since the age of six and began to free-motion quilt in 2000. Her work has been juried into several international quilt shows, including AQS QuiltWeek in Paducah, International Quilt Festival in Houston, and the Pacific International Quilt Festival. Her work has been featured in Machine Quilting Unlimited and she has written for Quilting Arts Magazine and Quilter’s Newsletter. Jenny has been teaching the art of quilting since 2006 and teaches across the country at guilds, shops, and major international shows and festivals. She brings passion and joy to the classroom and enables her students to be inspired to quilt their own quilts! Jenny lives in northern California with her patient husband and a sweet little Australian Shepherdess. Learn more at quiltskipper.com.

Instructor Workshops

Free-Motion Feathers Four Ways: Domestic Machine Quilting, #18108t

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
103A
Lyon, Jenny K.
Intermediate
$125

You CAN quilt feathers – four different ways! Feathers add elegance to traditional, modern, art or contemporary projects. Those with some free-motion experience will enjoy this class. We will break it down into baby steps that make creating gorgeous feathers fun and easy! Learn how to quilt the beautiful, curvy, feminine feathers that you see on some of the finest quilts, without the use of stencils. You can do this! Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

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Free-Motion Fills and Frills: Domestic Machine Quilting, #18522

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Saturday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
103B
Lyon, Jenny K.
Intermediate
$70

If you have just some free-motion quilting experience and want to add interest and variety to your quilts, join Jenny and learn how to select and quilt “fills and frills.” You will build on skills that you already have and play with a variety of motifs you can use for borders, fills, grids, and dividers. Most motifs will be free hand; a few will use marked reference points. Longarm, mid-arm, or domestic machines, let’s play with fills and frills!

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Proudly sponsored by Janome

Yes, You CAN Free-Motion Quilt: Domestic Machine Quilting (First Offering), #18103w

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
201AB
Lyon, Jenny K.
Beginner
$125

Learn to free-motion quilt on a home machine in a supportive and fun atmosphere! Jenny’s approach is simple, approachable, and encouraging. You will work on five motifs that you can put on your own quilts, and each motif will teach a skill set useful for future quilting. Jenny will share numerous quilts, photos, and samples to illustrate what is taught in class, and you'll even learn how to create the best setup for easy free-motion quilting. You can do this; come find out how! Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

quiltskipper.com

Proudly sponsored by Brother / Sewing Studio Fabric Superstore

Yes, You CAN Free-Motion Quilt: Domestic Machine Quilting (Second Offering), #18115f

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
103B
Lyon, Jenny K.
Beginner
$125

Learn to free-motion quilt on a home machine in a supportive and fun atmosphere! Jenny’s approach is simple, approachable, and encouraging. You will work on five motifs that you can put on your own quilts, and each motif will teach a skillset useful for future quilting. Jenny will share numerous quilts, photos, and samples to illustrate what is taught in class, and you'll even learn how to create the best setup for easy free-motion quilting. You can do this; come find out how! Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

quiltskipper.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Free-Motion Feathers Four Ways: Domestic Machine Quilting, #18108t

Lyon, Jenny K.
Thursday
103A

You CAN quilt feathers – four different ways! Feathers add elegance to traditional, modern, art or contemporary projects. Those with some free-motion experience will enjoy this class. We will break it down into baby steps that make creating gorgeous feathers fun and easy! Learn how to quilt the beautiful, curvy, feminine feathers that you see on some of the finest quilts, without the use of stencils. You can do this! Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

quiltskipper.com/

Free-Motion Fills and Frills: Domestic Machine Quilting, #18522

Lyon, Jenny K.
Saturday
103B

If you have just some free-motion quilting experience and want to add interest and variety to your quilts, join Jenny and learn how to select and quilt “fills and frills.” You will build on skills that you already have and play with a variety of motifs you can use for borders, fills, grids, and dividers. Most motifs will be free hand; a few will use marked reference points. Longarm, mid-arm, or domestic machines, let’s play with fills and frills!

quiltskipper.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome

Yes, You CAN Free-Motion Quilt: Domestic Machine Quilting (First Offering), #18103w

Lyon, Jenny K.
Wednesday
201AB

Learn to free-motion quilt on a home machine in a supportive and fun atmosphere! Jenny’s approach is simple, approachable, and encouraging. You will work on five motifs that you can put on your own quilts, and each motif will teach a skill set useful for future quilting. Jenny will share numerous quilts, photos, and samples to illustrate what is taught in class, and you'll even learn how to create the best setup for easy free-motion quilting. You can do this; come find out how! Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

quiltskipper.com

Proudly sponsored by Brother / Sewing Studio Fabric Superstore

Yes, You CAN Free-Motion Quilt: Domestic Machine Quilting (Second Offering), #18115f

Lyon, Jenny K.
Friday
103B

Learn to free-motion quilt on a home machine in a supportive and fun atmosphere! Jenny’s approach is simple, approachable, and encouraging. You will work on five motifs that you can put on your own quilts, and each motif will teach a skillset useful for future quilting. Jenny will share numerous quilts, photos, and samples to illustrate what is taught in class, and you'll even learn how to create the best setup for easy free-motion quilting. You can do this; come find out how! Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

quiltskipper.com

Proudly sponsored by Janome