Classes and Events


Bigfork Festival of the Arts
Art festival gathering downtown
August 4th and 5th
Join the fun in Bigfork as the entire downtown becomes a fantastic art fair!


Classes: The Silver Thimble, Bozeman MT


Friday August 17th  10-4
Radiant Landscapes
The perfect background can turn a beautiful focus piece into a stunning one. In this class we will explore how playing with color, value and texture can create wonderful quilted works of art! Use your creation to highlight an applique, or let the play of color texture become a pillow, bag or abstract quilted creation.
Call 406 587 0531 to sign up!

Saturday August 18th 10-4
Choir of Poppies
Let your fabric garden bloom with Monique's new flower pattern Choir of Poppies. We will cover some basic applique tips and techniques, play with Terial Magic to make 3-D flower petals, get comfortable adding stitching to your project and even play with bobbin work to embellish your flower centers!
Call 406 587 0531 to sign up!

Class: All in Stitches, Polson, MT 
August 25th  10-4
Sculpted Butterflies
Learn to use heat-activated batting to create beautiful butterflies that can adorn quilted wall art, bags, or even to be worn as a brooch. This class will also cover some basic thread play, quilting, and alternative edge finishing techniques. Come and play!
*Those wishing to play with inktense pencils or other techniques are welcome as well. Just send me a note to let me know what you are interested in!

Call 406 883 3643 to sign up!



The Quilt Gallery, Kalispell
August 28th 10-4:30
Choir of Poppies
Let your fabric garden bloom with Monique's new flower pattern Choir of Poppies. We will cover some basic applique tips and techniques, play with Terial Magic to make 3-D flower petals, get comfortable adding stitching to your project and even play with bobbin work to embellish your flower centers!
Call 406 257 5799 to sign up!


August 30th 10-4:30
From Photo to Fabric: Quilted Landscapes
Turn your landscape or floral photos into beautiful quilted pieces! In this class we'll go over some of my favorite techniques to create original wall hangings using your own photo as an inspiration. Come and learn a combination of skills that will give you the confidence to create unique and personal works of art. Raw-edge or fusible applique experience is useful but not required.
Call 406 257 5799 to sign up!

Flathead Quilt Guild Quilt Show
September 21st and 22nd