Julia Fikse offers fun, interactive and inspirational lectures for your quilt show and guild meetings.
$400 + travel & accommodations
Julia Fikse's 1 hour interactive, fun, and informative lecture will teach quilters the value of appraisals and answer the question, "Should I get my quilt appraised?" Included in this lecture is information about how to care for and repair quilts. Then, enjoy looking at quilts through the ages with Julia's collection of quilts from 1860- present with an interactive discussion about fabric dating, condition and caring for your quilt and the historical significance of quilting past and present.
$75/per quilt + travel and accommodations
Julia will come to your guild and spend the day appraising quilts. Guild members sign up to bring their quilts to be appraised. A minimum of 5 written appraisals required for this workshop. The format of this workshop includes 1) A consultation or "Bed Turning" of quilts brought to the workshop 2) Tips and tricks for repairing and cleaning quilts 3) Individually scheduled appraisal appointments for members requesting written appraisal .
Do you have a damaged quilt you need repaired? Quilt Ninja specializes in fixing quilts and has been trained in museum quality quilt conservation.
Quilt Ninja will reconstruct your quilt in the damaged area so that it appears as if there was never a damage. This service includes a consultation on how to care for your quilt and includes a book with care and cleaning instructions.
Quilt Ninja will use museum quality materials and techniques to conserve your precious quilt. This service includes a consultation on how to care for your quilt and includes a book with care and cleaning instructions.