Instructor

Hiatt, Michelle Renee
Michelle Renee is an award-winning quilter, designer, and national instructor who has been sewing since before she can remember. She fell in love with quilting over 20 years ago. As a certified Professional Process Expert (LSSMBB), Michelle seamlessly blends her love of quilting with process improvement techniques, teaching others how to simplify their piecing while improving the quality of their quiltmaking. Michelle Renee is the designer for her own pattern line, Sew On The Go, and her designs have appeared in several international quilting magazines. Additionally, she is a Certified Instructor for Studio 180 Design and many of her patterns have been published in their Modern 180 pattern line. Michelle Renee organizes fabulous online mystery series which she runs twice a year. She is known for her humor, enthusiasm, and encouragement! Find out more at Sewonthego.net.

Instructor Workshops

Birds on a Wire: Learn the Geese on Edge Technique, #17511

Piecing
Friday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
103A
Hiatt, Michelle Renee
All Levels
$80
Plus Kit Fee

What a fun use of the Wing Clipper I and Tucker Trimmer! Learn a variation of the Geese on Edge technique. Start with a simple square, add logs, add a goose, and repeat. There are lots of possible variations! Birds on a Wire pattern offers five sizes and ten different variations using the same technique and fabric. If you want a larger quilt, you can just add more blocks. This is a fabulous project to use up scraps!
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Janome

Hear the History of the Timeless with a Twist Blocks, #11812

Lectures
Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
104AB
Hiatt, Michelle Renee
All Levels
$15

Explore the magic Michelle Renee Hiatt found in her Oma's under the bed box, filled with 70+ years of newspaper clipping. Learn about the 50 blocks she selected for her Timeless with a Twist Block Series and how she went about modernizing the piecing. Many blocks date back to the early 1900s. However, Michelle has designed traditional, modern, and modern-traditional quilts with these beauties! Michelle will share some of her quilts made with these amazing blocks. Plus, explore the history of the 50 blocks, some cherished memories, and discover the beautiful of these timeless blocks.

Lovely Liberty Lemoyne Stars, #17512

Piecing
Saturday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
201AB
Hiatt, Michelle Renee
Intermediate
$80
Plus Kit Fee

Welcome to the Lovely Liberty Lemoyne workshop. Take your Lemoyne Stars to the next level with the Lovely Liberty Lemoyne. This class is a technique building class and will teach you how to utilize Studio 180 Design’s Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star® and Tucker Trimmer III® to make these fantastic Liberty Lemoyne Stars. With this process and the Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star® tool, you will be able to oversize the units or strip piece oversized units, and then trim to perfection, to increase the speed, accuracy, and enjoyment when making this Lemoyne Star variation. You can elect to make just a few blocks in class, to learn the technique, or complete the optional table runner included in the class handout. Additionally, Michelle will bring other patterns that utilize this fantastic block in case you just can’t stop making them! Take your skills to the next level!
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Brother

Birds on a Wire: Learn the Geese on Edge Technique, #17511

Hiatt, Michelle Renee
Friday
103A

What a fun use of the Wing Clipper I and Tucker Trimmer! Learn a variation of the Geese on Edge technique. Start with a simple square, add logs, add a goose, and repeat. There are lots of possible variations! Birds on a Wire pattern offers five sizes and ten different variations using the same technique and fabric. If you want a larger quilt, you can just add more blocks. This is a fabulous project to use up scraps!
sewonthego.net

Janome

Hear the History of the Timeless with a Twist Blocks, #11812

Hiatt, Michelle Renee
Thursday
104AB

Explore the magic Michelle Renee Hiatt found in her Oma's under the bed box, filled with 70+ years of newspaper clipping. Learn about the 50 blocks she selected for her Timeless with a Twist Block Series and how she went about modernizing the piecing. Many blocks date back to the early 1900s. However, Michelle has designed traditional, modern, and modern-traditional quilts with these beauties! Michelle will share some of her quilts made with these amazing blocks. Plus, explore the history of the 50 blocks, some cherished memories, and discover the beautiful of these timeless blocks.

Lovely Liberty Lemoyne Stars, #17512

Hiatt, Michelle Renee
Saturday
201AB

Welcome to the Lovely Liberty Lemoyne workshop. Take your Lemoyne Stars to the next level with the Lovely Liberty Lemoyne. This class is a technique building class and will teach you how to utilize Studio 180 Design’s Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star® and Tucker Trimmer III® to make these fantastic Liberty Lemoyne Stars. With this process and the Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star® tool, you will be able to oversize the units or strip piece oversized units, and then trim to perfection, to increase the speed, accuracy, and enjoyment when making this Lemoyne Star variation. You can elect to make just a few blocks in class, to learn the technique, or complete the optional table runner included in the class handout. Additionally, Michelle will bring other patterns that utilize this fantastic block in case you just can’t stop making them! Take your skills to the next level!
sewonthego.net

Brother