Instruction Art Quilting • November 5

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Saturday, November 5, 12 – 5 pm

Alanna Stapleton

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the infinite possibilities of improv quilting, and are you looking for a place to start? Instruction Art Quilting is for you! Create unique improv quilt blocks based on provided prompts that invite you to reflect, respond, and make. Learn strategies for improv quilting and meditative making in this class for advanced beginners. Perfect for someone that has quilted before but still considers themself a beginner. Students should know how to thread and use their own sewing machine and perform a basic straight stitch. Students should have the dexterity to grip and use a rotary cutter/scissors and a hand sewing needle. Bring your sewing machine, in good working condition. Materials fee $5, payable to the instructor at the time of class.

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Instructor Bio:

Alanna Stapleton (she/her) is an interdisciplinary artist and educator based in Minneapolis. She earned an MFA in Visual Studies from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 2018. Alanna makes work that explores the everyday to reveal an understanding of identity and community, combining her training in illustration and a lifetime of working with textiles. Her embroidered illustrations and quilts have been shown at Northern Michigan University, The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show, Soo Visual Arts Center, Drake University, and more. As an educator, Alanna is interested in facilitating learning environments that encourage the development of accessible and enriching creative practices.

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If you need to withdraw from class and you send a withdrawal request at least 5 business days before the start of your workshop, you may receive a refund (minus a $25 processing fee). Alternatively, you may transfer your full tuition to another currently listed class or convert your full tuition into a tax-deductible donation to Textile Center.

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