Learn to make portrait quilts in our 4 week online class

| July 26, 2012

  If you’ve been wanting to learn to make a portrait quilt,
we have just the class for you!

In our online class beginning Sept. 8, 2012 you will learn to make
custom patterns from your own photos and put the quilt together.

Watch videos and pause to work along with me.
No drawing skills required.

This is not a photo transfer class.

Take a photo like this:

And turn it into a quilt like this:

 Using a computer to do most of the work for you like this:

Watch and pause videos to work along with me.
Three software packages from which to choose, plus one is free! 

Registration is open and we’ve saved a seat for you.

For more information

It’s not too early to register for our online class!

| June 15, 2012

Thought about trying a new quilting technique?

With no drawing involved you can create realistic portrait/pictorial quilts!

You will learn to create custom patterns from your own photographs.

This is a 4 week online class.

Watch videos in any/all of three software packages:

Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, & Gimp (Gimp is free software)

Pause the video and work along with me.

For more information:
Visit the Prairie Schoolhouse. 


Quilt outside the box!

| June 27, 2011

September 10, 2011 begins another 4 week online class!
If you’ve always wanted to expand your quilting skills and quilt outside the box…
this is your chance!

Registration is open for a seat in the class to learn to make your own custom patterns
for pictorial and portrait quilts. More information is available!

A sample video of the type you will view is just a click away!

Videos will cover:  techniques on using specific tools, menus, resolution, photo adjustment, cloning, histograms, cropping, layers, separating values, and more!

Instruction in three different software applications (including a free application) will be presented.

A seat in the class is available just for you! Register today!

Great gift for the quilter in your life!

| December 22, 2010

My next online quilt class begins Feb. 5, 2011. This is a class on how to make patterns from your own photographs for pictorial and portrait quilts. It is a 4 week class with lots of extras.

You can work in Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, or the free software Gimp. Watch all the screen capture “how to” videos for any or all of the three software packages. Pause them and try out the technique and work along or just watch them and work later.

Once you have taken the class you are always welcome to return to another class (no charge). A refresher course for free!

For more information go to www.chiseledincloth.com. Click on “online classes”. Registration is open!

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