14th International Prague Patchwork Meeting 3 -5 April 2020

main partners strimahaisman bernina

In a very easy way and almost without using scissors or cutter, we will create a small art quilt (about 50x50 cm). It may be only the background for a landscape or some other subject, or the quilt itself.

Lecturer Hana Ron
Country/language Israel (EN)
Date Friday 3.4.: 12.00 - 13.55
Length of the course 2 hours
Machine Yes, incl. in price, on spot
Price EUR 29,-

 

 

Why not once use paper instead of fabric? Especially thin paper - to make a  little collage. In this workshop we will study how to improvise a  unique little landscape and create a  piece of art with supplies we have at home. No sewing.

Lecturer Elisabeth Nacenta de la Croix
Country/language Switzerland (EN)
Date Friday 3.4.:14.00 - 15.55
Length of the course 2 hours
Machine No
Price EUR 29,-

 

You will make a colorful background with a  lot of small pieces of fabric. After quilting by hand or sewing machine you apply a simple motif in front.

Lecturer Froydis Myhre
Country/language Norway (EN)
Date Friday 3.4.: 16.00 - 18.55
Length of the course 3 hours
Machine Yes, incl. in price on spot
Price EUR 40,-

 

 

 

We will discover how to use transfer dyes, from applying them on different paper to variety of other options. How to transform and add color to any synthetic and nonwoven: synthetic velvet, Pollycotton, Lutradur, Evolon, etc. Within this transformation we will discover different accidental and resist techniques.

Lecturer Isabelle Wiessler
Country/language Germany (EN, DE)
Date Saturday 4.4.: 09.00 – 11.55
Length of the course 3 hours
Machine No
Price EUR 40,-

Learn how to use free motion quilting to add textual background to your quilt. Cursive writing is perfect for creating rich texture on quilts. Some previous experience with free motion quilting would be helpful.

Lecturer Brenda Wroe
Country/language United Kingdom (EN +CZ)
Date Saturday 4.4.: 12.00 – 14.25
Length of the course 2,5 hours
Machine Yes, incl. in price on spot
Price EUR 35,-

The teacher will show you to make contemporary work using Japanese kimono fabric. She will explain how to make the background fabric and how to handle Japanese cloth. Free motion quilting.

Lecturer Miyoko Watanabe
Country/language Japan (EN)
Date Saturday 4.4.: 14.30 - 16.25
Length of the course 2 hours
Machine Yes, incl. in price on spot
Price EUR 29,-

 

 

In this class you will learn how to make a set  of three boxes with fabric using origami technique. They will fit into each other (7x7 cm, 8x8 cm, 9x9 cm).

Lecturer Turid Tonnessen
Country/language Norway Kingdom (EN)
Date Saturday 4.4.: 16.30 - 18.25
Length of the course 2 hours
Machine No
Price EUR 29,-

 

First step is to make leaves out of nylon organza and then stitch tem in a  nice form in free embroidery. Then they will be zapped with an embossing tool. You will be able to make a lot of other shapes (mussels, trees). You will also lern how to make nice stitched strings out of wire or wool and how to create a nice background for our leaves.

Lecturer Isabelle Wiessler
Country/language Germany (EN, DE)
Date Sunday 5.4.: 09.00 – 11.25
Length of the course 2,5 hours
Machine Yes, in price on spot
Price EUR 35,-

 

You will get instructions to free hand cut curves, using a stack and cut technique and sew the block without any pattern or template. Though the layout is a classical grid, each participant will get a unique quilt design. Tips for fabric choice and use of negative space will be provided for getting a modern quilt look. 

Lecturer Sophie Zaugg
Country/language Switzerland (FR, EN)
Date Sunday 5.4.: 11.30 - 13.25
Length of the course 2 hours
Machine Yes, incl. in price on spot
Price EUR 29,-

The traditional block can be hand or machine stitched and is stitched on a foundation. Start in class with a coaster (or several) or take the finished block(s) away to start a larger quilt. We will also consider its use in contemporary quilts. It´s mobile, flexible and fun.

 

Lecturer Brenda Wroe
Country/language United Kingdom (EN)
Date Sunday 5.4.: 13.30 - 16.00
Length of the course 2 hours
Machine Yes, incl. in price on spot
Price EUR 35,-

 

Opening hours

Friday April 3rd 2020
12.00 – 19.00 exhibition, classes, shops

Saturday April 4th 2020
9.30 – 18.00 exhibition, classes, shops

Sunday April 5th 2020
9.30 – 16.30 exhibition, classes, shops

Entrance Fees

Basic 1 day entry - EUR 9

3 days entry - EUR 16

Children under 14 years - FREE

Patchwork Party on Vltava

Join us for the most favourite "workshop" on the Vltava river on Saturday, April 4th, 2020 from 8 to 10 p.m.

Your ticket includes 2 hours cruise and a buffet style dinner (drinks are not included).

Price by payment until March 30th: EUR 30,- per person, on spot during the PPM EUR 32,- per person.

Booking contact: info@praguepatchworkmeeting.com

Venue

WELLNESS HOTEL STEP ****

Malletova 1141
190 00 Prague 9

Show map

hotel step

Exhibition partners

  • Wellness Hotel Step
  • Bohemiapatchworkclub
  • Nadace Vize97
  • Bernina
  • Strima
  • Haisman2
  • Praha9
  • Nadelwelt
  • Epm
  • Cp
  • Epm
  • Art D
  • Latky Mraz New
  • Tapetujte
  • Ragos
  • Brother
  • Modern Patchwork
  • Prague City Tourism
  • Livio
  • Mestska Knihovna Praha
  • E Newspeak
  • Textileu
  • Baff
  • Aqh
  • Lalinea
  • NEDOMOVA sro.
  • Radvan & JS. sro.
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