Gulf States Quilting Association 32nd Educational Seminar

March 26, 2019 9:00 AM to March 30, 2019 8:00 PM
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Northshore Harbor Center
100 Harbor Center Blvd
Slidell, LA 70461
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SEMINAR 2019

I am so excited to invite you to attend our 32nd GSQA Educational Seminar. It is finally time to register! Fabulous teachers anxious to share new projects and techniques with eager students! Excited and enthusiastic students filling classrooms, be sure to be in that number! It is so much fun to see friends happily greeting one another and new friendships being formed all through the love of quilting.

The location of our 2019 seminar is the Northshore Harbor Center in Slidell, LA.

Your registration packet contains information regarding schedule of events, list of all teachers, classes and list of supplies for each class. Register early for your favorite classes, there is something for everyone. All communication pertaining to registration will be done through email.

We will have opportunity basket ticket sales for fabulous baskets donated by our affiliated guilds.

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

Be sure to sign up for the evening events. And on Friday night there will be a Social with a Teacher Vendor Mall and Book signing. Be in the number that attends and visit with your quilting friends and meet the teachers.

Margie Bumm
Seminar Director


Seminar Teachers and Class Information

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Carolyn Carte Gudrun Erla Nancy Mahoney
Kathy Kansier Debbie Hulett Lyric Kinard
Bonnie Hunter Nina Clotfelter Leonard Davis and Debbie Gares

 

Lecture Information


HOTEL RESERVATIONS:

GSQA has a booking agreement with the following hotels in Slidell. The prices quoted are for rooms reserved for March 26 through March 30, 2019. Rooms must be booked before the agreement expiration date to get the price quoted here. The number of rooms is limited, so book early.

If there is a problem making the reservation, speak directly with the hotel sales agent: Venedia Bias with Holiday Inn or Billy Key with Townplace Suites. Please call Candy Bergeron at 225-936-2238, if you need further assistance. We hope you enjoy your stay and your entire seminar experience. Please call Candy with any requests or suggestions about accommodations at this or at future seminars.


LUNCH:

Lunches will be catered to the Harbor Center daily. You MUST pre-order them with your registration. No orders can be taken at seminar.


2019 Schedule of Events


SCHEDULE OF CLASSES

Class times Thursday – Saturday are 9:00 a.m.- 4:30 pm., lunch break is from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Please no visitors during class times. Evening Events are 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES

YOU WILL FIND, BY EACH CLASS, THE SUPPLIES THAT ARE REQUIRED. YOU WILL NOT FIND A LIST OF BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES. EVERYONE IS REQUIRED TO BRING BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES TO EACH CLASS. THAT LIST MAY BE DIFFERENT FOR EACH PERSON. IT IS THE SUPPLIES THAT YOU USE REGUARLY TO SEW. BUT HERE IS A BASIC LIST:

  1. NOTE PAD AND PENCIL – TO TAKE NOTES
  2. EXTENSION CORD – ONE WITH MUTIPLE OUTLETS ON IT. THERE ALWAYS SEEMS TO BE A SHORTAGE OF EXTENSION CORDS. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU BRING ONE IF NOT A COUPLE TO BE SURE YOU CAN CONNECT TO THE POWER SOURCE.
  3. AN IRONING SURFACE AND SMALL IRON – ALTHOUGH THIS IS ON THIS LIST YOU MAY NOT USE IT IN ALL CLASSES. NORMALLY THERE ARE 2-3 COMMUNITY IRONING STATIONS SET UP. BUT JUST IN CASE THERE IS NOT AND IF YOU WANT TO BE PREPARED FOR ANYTHING STICK ONE IN YOUR SUPPLIES. IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO CARRY EXTRA THINGS THEN YOU WILL PROBABLY HAVE A SHARING NEIGHBOR THAT WILL LET YOU USE HERS.
  4. A TABLE LIGHT – WE ALL KNOW THE BEST OF LIGHTING IN A CLASSROOM IS NEVER GOOD ENOUGH FOR US QUILTERS TO SEE OUR WORK. SO IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A PROBLEM SEEING IN THE CLASSROOM PACK A TABLE LIGHT AND MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THE MUTIPLE PLUGS ON YOUR EXTENSION TO PLUG IT IN. HERE AGAIN YOU MAY NOT NEED IT BUT…. IF YOU DO YOU ARE PREPARED.
  5. PINS, THREAD, NEEDLES, SCISSORS, SEAM RIPPERS, RULERS, ROTARY CUTTERS AND BOARDS ALL FALL IN THE BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES. SOME TEACHERS ARE SPECIFIC IN SIZES SO ALWAYS CHECK THE CLASSES YOU SIGN UP FOR.
  6. SMALL TRASH CONTAINER FOR YOUR SCRAPS
  7. DESIGN WALL IF NEEDED FOR YOUR PROJECT, TAPE (BLUE PAINTERS) TO HANG IT ON WALL

BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES INCLUDE ANYTHING YOU USE ON A REGULAR BASIS TO SIT AND SEW. SO BRING WHAT MAKES YOU HAPPY!

Tickets

$260.00 4 Day Member Registration

$340.00 4 Day Non-Member Registration

$195.00 3 Day Member Registration

$255.00 3 Day Non-Member Registration

$130.00 2 Day Member Registration

$170.00 2 Day Non-Member Registration

$65.00 1 Day Member Registration

$85.00 1 Day Non-Member Registration

$5.00

On Friday night there will be a Social with a Teacher Vendor Mall and Book signing.

$9.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$12.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$11.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$12.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$9.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$12.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$11.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.

$12.50

Box lunches are being pre-ordered, you must order with your seminar registration. No orders will be taken at the Harbor Center. There are no restaurants within walking distance of the Harbor Center or in the Harbor Center.