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2585 State Rd.
Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44223

est. 1978
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Free Motion Quilt Lab with Swan Amity

Do you find it difficult to know where to start with your free motion work? Do you have a project that is hard to plan for? Bring a finished quilt top to Free Motion Quilt Lab and get the guidance you need! Learn to make choices about your specific project, discover tricks to make your projects more approachable, and ultimately create a personal plan for the project you bring to class. Swan will help you test your plan, tailor it to your abilities, and help you to organize an order of operations (where to begin and where to finish).

Swan Sheridan was born in Bend, Oregon in little house on Colorado Street.  She currently lives 
in Tucson, Arizona with her super hero husband and turbo charged daughter. 
Swan’s interest in all things textile related began when she was very young.  She tried everything 
from spinning wool, to cross-stitch and finally landed in the world of quilting during grad school 
as she awaited the birth of her first nephew.  She dabbled in appliqué with that first quilt in the 
interests of covering a mistake and thus did necessity become the mother of invention. 
Appliqué truly took over Swan’s quilting life in 2004 while she was pregnant with her daughter.  
Swan had a dream during that time that repeated a magical image of dragonflies rising out of a 
brass urn and flying toward the moon.  Unable to shake the idea that this image needed to 
become a quilt for her baby-to-be, Swan set out to make this quilt come alive and as a result 
produced her first large appliquéd scene. 
In 2009, with her daughter in preschool, Swan began to refine her appliqué skills always with 
unique designs.  Soon after she took a job with Bella Quiltworks in Tucson, Arizona, offering her 
the opportunity to be immersed in the quilting world in a whole new way. 
Swan began producing patterns for sale in early 2013 and regularly exhibits her work in local 
and national shows.  She teaches in Tucson and around the country, offering classes in appliqué, 
color, machine and hand quilting, and decorative stitches.  
On any given day, you can find this quilt artist half buried in fabric, brandishing her needle and 
thread, and otherwise surrounded by implements of creativity.

Free Motion Quilt Lab with Swan Amity

$ 99.00
Machines are provided and lunch is served. Supply list provided when signing up. Discount for multiple classes!
Contact Info
  • Ph: (330) 920-1583
  • 2585 State Rd
  • Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44223
  • Mon - Fri: 10 am - 6pm
    Sat: 10am - 4pm
    Closed Sunday
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