• Posted by Cindy

    I’m excited to be teaching classes next week at the Quilters Unlimited Annual Quilt Show. The show and classes will be held at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, VA.
    My first class is a half day from 9 – 12 on Friday, June 2 to make my Angled Stripe table runner. We’ll learn to make improvisational angled stripes out o […]

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    Trudi’s Improv Blocks from Artful Improv Class
    We had a great time in my Artful Improv class in Great Falls yesterday!
    Susan’s Artful Improv Blocks June 2016
    My students were energized and ready to let go of the “rules” on the way to learning how to create their own unique quilts. We began talking about color and […]

  • Students designing Compositions at “Building Blocks of Improv Quilting” Class
    Happy New Year!
    Registration is open for my Artful Improv: Building Blocks of Improv Design workshop on Saturday, January 30, 2016.
    Learn to let go of the “rules” and piece blocks in an intuitive, free form fashion to create your own unique quilt […]

  • Students designing Compositions at “Building Blocks of Improv Quilting” Class
    My “Building Blocks of Improvisational Quilting” workshop this past weekend was a blast! I was fortunate to have six enthusiastic, motivated students, and thrilled that each one finished a top entirely of her own design.
    The class went fo […]

  • “Time Travel” Cindy Grisdela
    There are still a few spaces left in my Building Blocks of Improvisational Quilting workshop on June 27 -28 in Great Falls, VA.
    Learn to let go of the “rules” and piece blocks in an intuitive, free form fashion to create your own unique quilts. In the class we’ll explore modern ve […]

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    Posted by Cindy

    Packing My Quilts for a Trunk Show in Annapolis 2015
    I’m packing my quilts for a trunk show tonight at the Annapolis Quilt Guild. It’s always fun to pull out all my quilts in one place!
    I taught a workshop to 13 members of the guild on Saturday and we had a good time. Several of the quilters were able to go home with a finishe […]

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    Posted by Cindy

    Several weeks ago I was asked to make a presentation to 8th grade art classes at our local middle school. I brought in examples of my work and talked about my inspiration, design ideas and the choice to be a working artist. It was a great experience. The kids were very enthusiastic and open to the idea of fiber art. Their assignment was […]