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San Francisco Police Academy

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350 Amber Drive
San Francisco, CA 94131 United States

April 2019

Learn Purse-Making with a Kiss-Lock Frame from Alex Byrne

April 27 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San Francisco Police Academy, 350 Amber Drive
San Francisco, CA 94131 United States
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One workshop … two customized purses!   Alex introduces you to purse-making basics by providing a pattern, a 6-inch frame, and the technique to follow with your choice of fabric. After you’ve completed Purse #1, she'll discuss how to make your own pattern for frames of any shape or size. Then you’ll make Purse #2, using either the pattern provided or one of your own design.   Once you get the hang of it, you'll find yourself wanting to make…

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June 2019

Construction Techniques with Denise Labadie

June 8 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San Francisco Police Academy, 350 Amber Drive
San Francisco, CA 94131 United States
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Look at Denise Labadie’s art quilts, and you could easily mistake them for stone! She’s celebrated for her stonescapes, and in this hands-on workshop you’ll learn some of her techniques.   She’ll focus on appliqué and in-setting—exploring why and when to use reverse appliqué … versus turned-edge appliqué … versus raw-edge appliqué … versus in-setting. She’ll address the relative strengths, benefits and challenges of each technique, and how to consistently produce predictable, desired results.   If you’re not into stones…

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Community Outreach Sewcial

June 22 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
San Francisco Police Academy, 350 Amber Drive
San Francisco, CA 94131 United States
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Join us for a day devoted to Community Outreach quilts. Activities may include sewing preemie quilts, making pillowcases, piecing batting, quilting donated tops, finishing and binding quilts, and more. Please get in touch with Adrienne Hickman to let her know you’ll be participating; her contact info is the Membership Directory.

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