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

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.