Instructor

Needham, Cindy
Cindy has been a national and international instructor for more than 15 years. She is well known in the quilting world for her work turning vintage linens into heirloom wholecloth and pieced quilts. She is the creator of six different sets of designing stencils known as the Ultimates, as well as the RipNGrip tool. Classes are geared towards providing good basic, fundamental techniques that her students can take off and run with. Lots of beautiful samples and quilts are always available for fondling in each class! For more information, visit cindyneedham.com.

Instructor Workshops

Beginning Machine Quilting (First Offering), #28104t

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Short Creek 3
Needham, Cindy
Beginner
$110

If you've been struggling to join the free motion quilting world, this is the class for you! Join Cindy for a very informative, hands-on class that will provide a solid foundation for free-motion quilting on a domestic machine. You will learn all about needles and threads, troubleshooting tips, workspace, and tools of the trade. The afternoon is spent at the sewing machine learning how to get your rhythm and stitch length. Extensive handbooks are provided on a thumb drive and paper handouts are included. Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

cindyneedham.com

Janome

Beginning Machine Quilting (Second Offering), #28109f

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cooper Creek 2
Needham, Cindy
Beginner
$110

If you've been struggling to join the free motion quilting world, this is the class for you! Join Cindy for a very informative, hands on class that will provide a solid foundation for free motion quilting on a domestic machine. You will learn all about needles and threads, troubleshooting tips, workspace, and tools of the trade. The afternoon is spent at the sewing machine learning how to get your rhythm and stitch length. Extensive handbooks are provided on a thumb drive and paper handouts are included. Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

Cindyneedham.com

PFAFF/Abbey Sewing Centers Classroom Sponsor

Heirloom Backgrounds on the Home Machine, #28512

Quilting/Finishing-HOME MACHINE
Saturday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Short Creek 3
Needham, Cindy
Beginner/Intermediate
$70
Plus Kit Fee

Beautiful background designs are responsible for adding texture and shadow to your quilt and to make the primary designs pop! Join Cindy for an information packed class where you will spend the first hour in lecture where she teaches you how to do some of her favorite background designs. You will spend the remainder of the class at the sewing machine where you will learn to quilt these designs. Cindy provides a pre-sandwiched panel, Kimono silk thread and a Topstitch needle as well as extensive handouts. There will also be stencils available for you to use.

cindyneedham.com

Janome

Heirloom Feathers & Backgrounds (Lecture/Demo), #22501

Lecture/Demo
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Fall Creek
Needham, Cindy
All Levels
$70

One of Cindy's most popular 2-day workshops is devoted to feathers and backgrounds. She has taken only the lectures and condensed it into this 3 hour class. She teaches very basic feathers and how to embellish and add your own details. Then we move on to beautiful backgrounds! Lots of beautiful class samples are available. Class handbooks are provided on a thumb drive. Paper handouts are also provided.

cindyneedham.com

Beginning Machine Quilting (First Offering), #28104t

Needham, Cindy
Thursday
Short Creek 3

If you've been struggling to join the free motion quilting world, this is the class for you! Join Cindy for a very informative, hands-on class that will provide a solid foundation for free-motion quilting on a domestic machine. You will learn all about needles and threads, troubleshooting tips, workspace, and tools of the trade. The afternoon is spent at the sewing machine learning how to get your rhythm and stitch length. Extensive handbooks are provided on a thumb drive and paper handouts are included. Registration for this class includes show admission for Thursday.

cindyneedham.com

Janome

Beginning Machine Quilting (Second Offering), #28109f

Needham, Cindy
Friday
Cooper Creek 2

If you've been struggling to join the free motion quilting world, this is the class for you! Join Cindy for a very informative, hands on class that will provide a solid foundation for free motion quilting on a domestic machine. You will learn all about needles and threads, troubleshooting tips, workspace, and tools of the trade. The afternoon is spent at the sewing machine learning how to get your rhythm and stitch length. Extensive handbooks are provided on a thumb drive and paper handouts are included. Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

Cindyneedham.com

PFAFF/Abbey Sewing Centers Classroom Sponsor

Heirloom Backgrounds on the Home Machine, #28512

Needham, Cindy
Saturday
Short Creek 3

Beautiful background designs are responsible for adding texture and shadow to your quilt and to make the primary designs pop! Join Cindy for an information packed class where you will spend the first hour in lecture where she teaches you how to do some of her favorite background designs. You will spend the remainder of the class at the sewing machine where you will learn to quilt these designs. Cindy provides a pre-sandwiched panel, Kimono silk thread and a Topstitch needle as well as extensive handouts. There will also be stencils available for you to use.

cindyneedham.com

Janome

Heirloom Feathers & Backgrounds (Lecture/Demo), #22501

Needham, Cindy
Wednesday
Fall Creek

One of Cindy's most popular 2-day workshops is devoted to feathers and backgrounds. She has taken only the lectures and condensed it into this 3 hour class. She teaches very basic feathers and how to embellish and add your own details. Then we move on to beautiful backgrounds! Lots of beautiful class samples are available. Class handbooks are provided on a thumb drive. Paper handouts are also provided.

cindyneedham.com