Resources

The following companies and individuals are resources used by some FRCQ members. While they are listed here as a starting point for artists, the board does not endorse them per se. Each artist should research the company and decide for themselves whom they do business with.

 

Purchase Portfolio Exhibit Catalog:

 Portfolio 2018 Catalog

 

Fantastic Fusion – Quilt Workshop by Lisa Walton

April 14-15, 2018 – 9 am to 4 pm, eQuilter Classroom

eQuilter is excited to host International Quilt Celebrity – Lisa Walton – in their classroom this Spring!  Lisa Walton is the current SAQA board Vice President and is the 2018 President-Elect of SAQA.  What a fantastic opportunity to meet her!

In this 2 day workshop in the eQuilter Classroom, you will create a totally original, exciting and vibrant quilt using simple fusing techniques with hand dyed or batik fabrics or scraps or even jelly rolls. Learn how to fuse fabrics and create a complex looking design easily with no sewing. The only sewing in this quilt is in the quilting, which will be done at home after the workshop and will further enhance your unique quilt.  Skill level – Beginner to intermediate.  Class Supply List will be mailed after registration.

Teacher Bio:
Lisa Walton from Sydney Australia has been awarded many prizes for her quilts including major International and Australian Quilt shows such as the American Quilt Society in Paducah USA and Festival of Quilts UK. She is widely published in all major Australian quilt magazines and her patterns are published in the USA and Australia.  She teaches all over Australia, New Zealand as well as the USA, UK, Europe & South Africa  She is currently Vice President of Studio Art Quilts Associates – SAQA, and is the 2018 President-Elect of SAQA.
You can get to know Lisa better by checking out her Facebook page
www.facebook.com/dyedheaven
https://lisawaltonartist.com

CLASS INFORMATION:

Saturday and Sunday, April 14 & 15.
9 am to 4 pm with lunch break.
(Classroom open until 5 pm)

LOCATION:
eQuilter.com
5455 Spine Rd, Suite E – Use back/North entrance to Classroom.
Boulder Colorado 80301
(NW Corner of Odell & Spine in Gunbarrel)
Phone: 303-527-0856

 

 

Handouts

FRCQ Demo – July 17, 2017 by Eileen King

3D Pens – A new addition to your toolbox.

 

For Dyes, chemicals and supplies:

Prochemical Company – www.prochemicalanddye.com

Dharma Trading Company – www.dharmatrading.com

Grateful Dyes Colorado Wholesale Dye Corp 5682 S Cedar St Littleton, CO 80120 (303) 763-9730 www.grateful-dyes.com


Extruders:

Dental Vista – www.vista-dental.com


Screens:

Dick Blick – www.DickBlick.com

Xenon Products – 1-800-651-5150 – will make screens to your size and seal them


Squeegees: 

www.TexasPaint.com – Hyde 45807 Smooth Tool White Plastic – 8”


T-pin 1″ size: 

www.hobbylinc.com


Calls for Entry:

Join FRCQ Today!

Please join this fun, lively artistic group of 250+ members. Our monthly meetings feature international, national or local speakers. Only members are eligible to participate in our dynamic workshops and excellent juried exhibitions. Membership dues are $35 a year and membership runs per calendar year. Membership in FRCQ includes all meetings, a high-quality monthly online newsletter, and eligibility to register for workshops. Visitors are welcome to the monthly meetings for a $10.00 fee.

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(If you would prefer to mail a membership form with a check: FRCQ Membership Form)

 

Membership Dues

Meetings:

Dates: Every third Monday, January through November.
Location: Westminster Recreation Center, 10455 Sheridan Blvd, Westminster, CO
Time: Social time starts at 6:30. The meeting is from 7-9.