Program: Jacquie Gering
Jacquie is a passionate modern quilt artist, maker and teacher. She is known for her innovative designs, striking message quilts and unique style as well as for being a pioneer of creativity, innovation and expertise in walking foot quilting. Jacquie co-authored Quilting Modern: Techniques and Projects for Improvisational Quilts and her book, Walk: Master Machine Quilting With Your Walking Foot is a comprehensive guide to all things walking foot quilting. She is a leader in and advocate for the modern quilting movement. The International Association of Creative Arts Professionals named her Quilt Teacher of the Year for 2014. Walk 2.0: More Machine Quilting With Your Walking Foot is her newest book. She lives in Kansas City with her husband Steve and her dog Sideways, and shares her quilting knowledge on her popular blog, Tallgrass Prairie Studio.
Lecture: No Pucker Walking Foot Quilting
Jacquie will share her tips and tricks for quilting with the walking foot and achieving satisfying results with no puckers! Along with the great advice, Jacquie will add a mini trunk show to show you what’s new in the studio and what’s she’s been working on lately.