The following list is offered as a service to our members and indicates Pine Tree Quilters Guild (PTQG) members who are willing to teach quilting classes.  This list does not constitute an endorsement of any sort. If you are a PTQG member and would like to have your name added to this list, please e-mail PTQG Webmaster.

NAME & ADDRESS

DESCRIPTION

TRAVEL / FEES.

Bonnie Dwyer

 

The Quilt Whisperer
35 Estates Drive, Unit 1
Manchester, ME 04351

207-622-6202 or cell 207-446-7311
bonniedwyer@roadrunner.com
www.bonniedwyer.com

Sharing a Passion for Quilts through programs for clubs, guilds, discussion groups, and historical societies.

 

Lectures, Workshops, Trunk Shows, Bed Quilt Turnings

Examples of programs available for your enjoyment, entertainment, and education:

  • Got Quilts? Got Questions? How old is my quilt? How do I take care of it? Should I finish this quilt top?
  • The Modern Quilt (r)Evolution 21st Century revival of quilt making
  • A Century of American Quilts (and more) 1830’s to today
  • It’s A Small Quilt World: Doll, Crib, and miniature quilts
  • Tickled Pink: Pink quilts through the years
  • Hands On Workshop: Modern Quilting
Anywhere, any day or evening.
Mileage charged @ current federal rate.

 

Program fees on website.

Dianne S. Hire

 

Fiber Alternatives
100 Bayside Rd.
Northport, ME 04849

207-338-4789
alternatives@gwi.net

Workshops, basically for intermediate quiltmakers, but some that may be for confident beginner to advanced

 

  • Intuitively designed blocks using playful methods of instruction and based upon Dianne’s book, Quilters PLAYTIME, Games for Quiltmakers.Machine appliqué either with silk-like ribbons or as a ScrollWork design.Curves created without templates in several designs from the same class.Curvy Doo-dads for more advanced students.
  • Others upon request:  Brochure and other information

Lectures: Several available.

Days, evenings…weekdays and weekends.

 

If traveling beyond Maine, will need two (2) workshops and a lecture…and more, if you wish, of course!

Beth Maitland

 

Impressions in Fabric
PO Box 184
Cumberland Center, ME 04021-0184

207-829-5737
impressionsinfabric@maine.rr.com

I create machine pieced and machine quilted landscapes. I teach workshops on creating these landscapes and quilted jackets entitled “From Sweathirt to Jacket.”Travel Anywhere
Leslie Muir-Volpe

 

The Flying Fox Studio
PO Box 443
West Boothbay Harbor, ME 04575

207-633-0557 
theflyingfoxstudio@gmail.com

Ten different workshops are offered focusing on miniature quilt making. From “The Basics in Miniature Quilt Making” to “Making a Miniature Medallion” there’s a workshop for everyone. (Workshop participants should have basic quilt-making skills.)

 

I am also available for Trunk Shows and Lectures.

I travel throughout New England and beyond. Please contact me by e-mail or phone for a list of workshops and fees.
Patty Sawyer
Sew-Clusion Retreats
694 Hancock Pond Road
Sebago, ME 04029

 

207-803-8500
patty@sew-clusion.com
www.Sew-Clusion.com

In-Person and Virtual Zoom Workshops and Classes for all skill levels and techniques promoting creative play and original designs. Traditional, Modern and Art with a specialty in color and design. Sew-Clusion Workshop studio open daily for small groups and private instruction with reservations.

 

Top 3 Workshops:

  • Life In Pieces
  • Material Memories
  • Begin with Basics

Top 3 Lectures:

  • How I Became So Judgmental
  • What’s In the Box – trunk show
  • Patty’s Top Ten Tricks, Tips and Tools
In-person or virtual throughout the US. Fees available on the website.

 

Maximum mileage and drive distance = 200 miles @ current IRS rates. Air & Hotel fees for all further destinations.

Sarah Ann Smith

 

Sarah by the Sea Designs
339 Ludwig Rd
Hope, ME 04847

207-763-3565
sarah@sarahannsmith.com
www.sarahannsmith.com

Machine quilting, quilting patterns/design, (hand or machine), Hawaiian applique (by hand or machine), art quiltsAny # miles
Days, weekends
Jacqueline Soper

 

Quilt Studio 55
12 Mariners Cove
Scarborough, ME 04074

H 207-730-5624 C 978-302-9953
Jquilter55@maine.rr.com 
www.quiltstudio55.com

Quilt Studio 55 is a studio for the design and instruction of the fine art of quilting and sewing. My quilts have won awards at local quilt shows and have been displayed for exhibits throughout New England.Weekly Open Sew Class
Tuesday mornings 9:30am – 12:30pm $22
Wednesday evenings 6:30pm – 9:30pm $22
Please email or call ahead as space is limited.Will Travel