KCRQF 2019 – Class Openings with Dawn Heese!

Do you love hand work?  Or want to learn a technique to enjoy the experience?

Take a look at classes being offered at Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival 2019 with Dawn Heese.  Dawn’s designs have a vintage appeal — she loves teaching and encouraging others to try new things!   See all her class information HERE.

Dawn in her booth at a recent quilt show in France

Dawn Heese is an author, pattern and fabric designer and award winning quilter. She has published 5 books with Kansas City Star and her latest book, published by Quiltmania, is printed in French and English. She designs quilt patterns under the name Linen Closet Designs. Her patterns have a vintage , folk art appeal.
Dawn’s work can be seen in magazines such as Quiltmania, Simply Vintage, Fons and Porter, Quilts and More, Quilter’s World and Primitive Quilts and Projects. She has taught in France and all over the US, sharing her love of applique and quilting.

Dawn’s classes with openings at Festival:

“Working with Wool” Trunk Show — Thursday, June 13 — 2:00 to 3:30 pm — This interactive trunk show will answer any questions you may have about working with wool!

“Big Stitch” Quilting — Friday, June 14 — 8:00 to 11:00 am

“Honey Hill Farm” Wool Applique Workshop — Friday, June 14 — 12:00 to 6:00 pm — Kits available from Dawn!

“Honey Hill Farm” Wool Applique Workshop

“Rowan” Needleturn Applique — Saturday, June 15 — 8:00 am to 12:00

“Rowan” – Hand Applique Workshop with Dawn Heese

“Honey Hill Farm” Punchneedle Class — Saturday, June 15 — 3:00 to 6:00 pm

“Honey Hill Farm” Punchneedle

See up for Dawn’s classes Here:  http://kcrqf.com/festival-info/festival-passes-events-classes/

KCRQF 2019 – Trunk Show and Workshops with Dawn Heese!

Dawn Heese has traveled and taught all over this country and in France — inspiring others with her designs!

Dawn is an author, pattern and fabric designer, and award winning quilter.  Her most recent work can be seen in Quiltmania publications (including her latest book, From the Linen Closet),  Simply Vintage, and Primitive Quilts and Projects, and more.  She loves to share her passion for applique and quilting with others.

Learn more about Dawn and Linen Closet Designs on her website:  www.linenclosetdesigns.com.

Here are a few of her recent designs using wool applique:

Seed Merchants

Willoughby

Manor House

For the days of Festival, Dawn is offering these opportunities to join her —

“Working With Wool” Trunk Show — Thursday, June 13 — 2:00 to 3:30 pm

“Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff — Quilting with the Big Stitch” – Friday, June 14 — 8:00 to 11:00 am

“Honey Hill Farm Wool Applique” — Friday, June 14 — 12:00 to 6:00 pm

“Rowan” Hand Applique — Saturday, June 15 — 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

“Honey Hill Farm Punchneedle” — Saturday, June 15 — 3:00 to 6:00 pm

You can find complete information about these classes on our website here:  https://kcrqf.com/festival-info/instructors/dawn-heese/

Sign up for Dawn’s classes here:  http://kcrqf.com/festival-info/festival-passes-events-classes/

“Honey Hill Farm” Wool Applique on cover of Primitive Quilts and Projects

KCRQF 2019 Vendor — Linen Closet Designs!

Vending for Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival 2019 is Linen Closet Designs.  Designer Dawn Heese will bring her patterns and books featuring vintage, folk art quilts, as well as her newest fabric collection from Diamond Textiles.  Dawn’s patterns feature techniques for hand applique, as well as wool applique.  You can see the complete collection of Linen Closet Designs on her website, www.linenclosetdesigns.com.  You can also follow her on Facebook.

In addition to vending at the Festival, Dawn will be presenting her trunk show on “Working with Wool” and teaching several classes.  You can see all her classes Here and signup for any of them at http://kcrqf.com/festival-info/festival-passes-events-classes/

“Rowan” – Hand Applique Workshop with Dawn Heese

KCRQF 2019 Vendor – Savvy Quilters

Traveling from Savoy, Texas, to join Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival as a vendor is Savvy Quilters.

Savvy Quilters provides unique wool fabric and kits, along with embroidery patterns and supplies.  We look forward to seeing “what’s new” in their booth in June!

Check out the website, www.savvyquilters.com, and follow them on Facebook.

 

Meet Dawn Heese – KCRQF 2019 Instructor!

We’re excited to begin announcing our teaching faculty for KCRQF 2019 — beginning with Dawn Heese.

Dawn has been stitching all her life and loves seeing someone leave her class excited about learning a new skill.  At Festival 2019, she will teach classes in wool applique, needleturn applique and punchneedle.  She will also present her popular trunk show and program on “Working with Wool”.

Dawn publishes patterns under Linen Closet Designs, and she introduces new designs twice a year during quilt market.  She authored six books with Kansas City Star Quilts, and her seventh book, From the Linen Closet, was published last year by Quiltmania.  Her work is also featured regularly in Primitive Quilts & Projects and Simply Vintage.

To see all of Dawn’s work, visit her website, and follow her on Facebook.

 

 

Granny’s Legacy Patterns

We welcome Granny’s Legacy Patterns to our growing list of vendors for Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival 2019.

From southern Minnesota, Granny’s Legacy Patterns specializes in creating fresh and original wool applique patterns, hand-dyed woolens, and wool kits.

For more information, visit the webpage, www.grannyslegacypatterns.com, and follow them on Facebook.