Thursday, July 7, 2016

Rondure pattern is finally here!

Rondure patterns are now available.
send $35 via paypal to marlene at kissedquilts dot com
and be sure to include 'Rondure' and your mailing address or call me 509.386.5715 (Closed Saturday) to use a credit card.

Due to requests, I have organized a
***** RETREAT ***** April 25-27, 2017
March 28-30, 2017
$250 Early Bird -- includes 3 days, 3 sessions each day to cover the 9 sessions of piecing. Session 10 is borders, so a tutorial will be shared, but it will be a push to have the top completed at that point in time.

Monday -- optional fabric choice vetting session and dinner (additional fee) at the lake (weather permitting).
Prework: obtain pattern, fabric, copy foundations and create templates. Pre-consultations available when retreat fee is paid. Design Wall necessary (2 yards of flannel backed vinyl), but can be obtained on Monday at KISSed Quilts.

Tuesday - Thursday
9am, 1pm, 5:30pm  - 3 hours each ....each session start time we'll move forward with the next step. You'll for sure get at least one block of each done and likely a lot more.
Multiple accommodations in walking distance (GC Center Lodge and Trail West) and short driving distances and convenient meal options available. Classes will be held at 412 Federal Ave, Grand Coulee, WA.

Friday -- optional (no cost) to keep on sewing in the same space or pack up at your leisure, attend the Odessa (1 hour away) Annual Spring Fling Quilt Show that runs Friday and Saturday.

$250 payable by February 1, 2017
$300 after Feb. 1, 2017
Non-refundable after March 6, 2017.

My original 1892 Rondure (Round 1 Challenge Entry, McCall's Quilt Design Star 2011)

My original Rondure (Seaglass) --the pattern cover

Other ways to color your version (I had the privilege of having the makers of these quilt tops in my 'test' class and ultimately doing the quilting on each of them):

"Olde World" by Linda Roberts
by Nancy Goddard

 by Nancy Goddard
By Nancy Cargo

by Nancy Cargo

Inverted or Reverse Skew -- by Nancy Cargo


  1. I love taking classes, but not traveling very far for them. It is great getting together with other quilters - but I also love watching online classes as well!

  2. I am trying to learn quilting online with tutorials.

  3. I am trying to learn quilting online with tutorials.