David Taylor
Steamboat Springs, CO








239-T
How Sweet It Is!
Getting to Know the
HQ Sweet Sixteen




324-F
Short and Sweet Thread Tips




409-S
Yes, You Can Stipple
David Taylor is an internationally recognized, award-winning art quilter and pictorial appliqué instructor.

He is a proud ambassador for Handi Quilter's Sweet Sixteen, sit-down, mid-arm quilting machine. David has been the recipient of the Fairfield Master Award for Contemporary Quilting from the International Quilt Association and the Brother Wall Machine Workmanship award from the American Quilters Society.

His most recent award was for Best Overall Free Motion Mid-arm/Long-arm Machine Quilting at Quilt Colorado.



 

David's Classes at HMQS

How Sweet It Is! Getting to Know the HQ Sweet Sixteen

Thurs. May 7, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM | 239-T | $75.00

Level: Beginning, Hands-On | Category: Longarm/Sit Down

For quilters who have wanted to spend more than 10 minutes test-driving a mid-arm quilting machine, this is the class for them! David has been producing award-winning quilting on the Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen since 2009. He will share his passion for quilting and help students become better free-motion, machine quilters.

Kit includes: Fabric and batting quilting sandwich, spool of cotton quilting thread and special needle.

Student supply list: Thread snips or small scissor.
Short and Sweet Thread Tips

Fri. May 8, 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM | 324-F | $95.00 

Level: Intermediate, Hands-On | Category: Longarm/Sit Down

This class will give students the opportunity to experiment with different thread types on the Sweet Sixteen Mid-arm Quilting Machine. Designed specifically to address tension issues, students will get the chance to experiment and learn that practice makes perfect!

Kit includes: Fabric and batting quilting sandwich for practice, 6 spools of thread in a variety of fiber content: cotton, polyester, rayon, glitter, metallic and silk.

Student supply list: Thread snips or small scissor.
Yes, You Can Stipple

Sat. May 9, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM | 409-S | $65.00

Level: Beginning, Hands-On | Category: Longarm/Sit Down

This fast-paced, fun class will have even the most nervous beginner enjoying the freedom of free-motion quilting. Simple classroom exercises will help each student find their own 'rhythm' and be on their way to successful machine quilting.

Kit includes: Four quilting 'sandwiches' made with specific fabrics to teach free-motion quilting, spool of thread and special needle.

Student supply list: Thread snips or small scissor.