KCRQF 2019 Vendor — Quiltricks!

Joining us in June for KCRQF 2019 from Cary, North Carolina, is Quiltricks — a pattern company featuring the exclusive designs of Karen Comstock.

Karen creates patterns and kits for a variety of projects, including quilts, bags, block of the month and Quiltlet Trios.

Find out more about Quiltricks on their website, and follow them on Facebook.

Under The Hill Woodworking — KCRQF 2019 Vendor

Quilters LOVE tools and gadgets — and gifts — so be sure and check out the beautiful hand turned items from Under the Hill Woodworking of Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

Creations for quilting and sewing enthusiasts include seam rippers and a chain piecing cutter.

You can view all his products on the website, where you can see a video of how to use the chain piecing cutter Here.  Follow Under the Hill on Facebook to learn more.

Jenny Doan — Coming to KCRQF 2019!

By now, everyone in the quilting world has heard about Jenny Doan and the Missouri Star Quilt Company.  Transforming the town of Hamilton, Missouri, into a must-see destination for quilters was no small task for Jenny and her family.

Jenny will be presenting her trunk show on “Amazing Half-Square Triangles!” on Wednesday, June 12.  Her engaging personality will entertain and inform you as she shows favorite quilts and tells you how they were created.  Following her trunk show, Jenny will be enjoying time with friends at the “Meet and Greet” during our first-ever Preview Night.

If you want to know more about Jenny, Missouri Star Quilt Co. and her family, visit their website.  And be sure to follow them on Facebook and their YouTube channel.

Enjoy Jenny’s latest use of half-square triangles on a newly posted video on YouTube — Make a Christmas Tree Chevron Quilt tutorial!

KCRQF 2019 Instructor — Liz Granberg-Jerome

Returning as an instructor for KCRQF 2019 is Liz Granberg-Jerome.  This custom quilter, teacher, designer and imagineer will share her passion for quilting and Hexified Panel Quilts.

She will share her enthusiasm through her trunk show, machine quilting class and one-day workshop on the Mini Hexified Panel Quilt.

Find out more about Liz on her website and follow her on Facebook to see her designs come to life and her workshop adventures.

 

Instructional Faculty for KCRQF 2019 – And Carrie Nelson

Posted on the website now is our group of talented instructors joining us for Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival 2019!  See the listing Here.

We’ll be updating the website soon with more information about them and their trunk shows and classes.

In the meantime — we’ll continue to introduce them in posts.

Carrie Nelson is well known to quilters under her pattern design company, Miss Rosie’s Quilt Company.

Carrie named her pattern company for her beloved golden retriever, Rosie.  Under that name, she designed numerous quilt patterns, including Little Bits and Schnibbles.  She is also the creator of Cake Mixes, using 10″ squares.  A recent design – “Village” – seems to be popping up everywhere!

Carrie is currently the author of Moda Fabric’s Cutting Table blog.  You can follow her there!

Whether it’s a class for a small project like a pincushion or a new quilt, you’ll enjoy every minute with Carrie!

Announcing KCRQF 2019 Longarm Quilting Teachers!

So far, we’ve introduced a few of the teachers and speakers that will be with us at KCRQF in June.  In the next few days, we’ll introduce you to the rest of them.

We’re excited to share with you the names of our longarm quilting  teachers for June!  This group of young and enthusiastic women is excited to share their talent and knowledge with others.  Two of them have taught at previous Festivals; the other two are looking forward to the Festival experience!

Angela Walters — Besides being well-known for her quilting ability and teaching, Angela is a shop owner, fabric designer, author and the host of The Midnight Quilt Show.

She thinks everyone should love quilting as much as she does!  Find out more about her on her website and follow her on social media, including Facebook.

Tia Curtis is also returning for KCRQF 2019!  Her fabulous custom quilting is appreciated by many, especially fellow members of Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild.

 

If you’re not a machine quilter, you can have fun with Tia in a machine piecing class.  Visit her website, be sure and watch her videos posted there — you’ll learn a lot — and follow her on Facebook.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Julia Quiltoff keeps busy with her custom longarm quilting service, making quilts and teaching.

Recently moving from the Kansas City area to Colorado, she is looking forward to seeing her many friends and fellow quilters while here in June. You can see some of her amazing work and videos on her website — as well as follow her on Facebook.

Doria Hruska is an award-winning longarm quilter, author and teacher from Highland, Missouri.

Dorie created her own line of grid stencils and has authored several books.  You can find information about all her specialized products on her website – and you can follow her on Facebook.

Keep watching as we introduce you to more of the KCRQF 2019 instructional faculty!

 

KCRQF 2019 Vendor — Hancy Creations/Full Line Stencil

We’re pleased to have Hancy Creations, Full Line Stencils, joining us as a vendor and basic sponsor for next June!  Their extensive line of products will show you how marking your quilts can get a whole lot easier.

If you can’t wait until next June, visit their website to check out their stencils, Pounce Pad, and other products, and enjoy viewing a video with Bernie  You can also follow their page on Facebook.

Rob Appell — KCRQF 2019 Instructor!

We know you’ll be excited to learn that Rob Appell — known for his Man Sewing YouTube videos — will be joining us for KCRQF 2019!

 

Rob will bring his enthusiasm to us for a Trunk Show and two workshops.  Besides being the host of Man Sewing, he is known for quilted seascapes, free motion quilting and The Endangered Species Quilt Project.

Find out more about Man Sewing (and what it is) on his website, check out his videos on YouTube, and follow him on Facebook.