Catherine Redford

Class List

Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Red House Stitches at Home Logo - Oct 8 & 9; 15 & 16, 2022
A virtual class with Catherine Redford Oct 15, 10:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-4:00pm; and OCT 16, 2:00-4:00pm CDT So you've pieced a quilt top, now what? Learn to use your walking foot for quilting all your quilt tops on your home sewing machine. It's easy to have good results!
Dorset Buttons – a Traditional English Craft

Dorset Buttons – a Traditional English Craft

Yellow Sunset & Palm Trees Stitches SoCal Logo - Pasadena, CA - Nov 10 - 13, 2022
An in-person class with Catherine Redford Nov 10, 9:00am-12:00pm PST Dating back to the late sixteenth century, Dorset buttons are a great way to embellish your quilting project and knitwear. This basic introduction to Dorset Button making uses plastic rings and yarn or embroidery thread.
Making Shirtlace Buttons

Making Shirtlace Buttons

Yellow Sunset & Palm Trees Stitches SoCal Logo - Pasadena, CA - Nov 10 - 13, 2022
An in-person class with Catherine Redford Nov 11, 9:00am-12:00pm PST Add to your button-making experience with Shirtlace buttons. A more modern innovation than the Dorset buttons, Shirtlace buttons date back to the Edwardian era at the beginning of the twentieth century.
Introduction to Folk Art Stitching

Introduction to Folk Art Stitching

Yellow Sunset & Palm Trees Stitches SoCal Logo - Pasadena, CA - Nov 10 - 13, 2022
An in-person class with Catherine Redford Nov 11, 2:00-5:00pm PST Start by learning or reviewing some basic embroidery stitches and work on a specially designed pre-printed sampler. Then add to the fun with more more novel approaches.
Dorset Buttons – a Traditional English Craft

Dorset Buttons – a Traditional English Craft

Yellow City Skyline Stitches SoCal Logo - Sacramento, CA - March 2-5, 2023
An in-person class with Catherine Redford Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm Dating back to the late sixteenth century, Dorset buttons are a great way to embellish your quilting project and knitwear. This basic introduction to Dorset Button making uses plastic rings and yarn or embroidery thread.
Making Shirtlace Buttons

Making Shirtlace Buttons

Yellow City Skyline Stitches SoCal Logo - Sacramento, CA - March 2-5, 2023
An in-person class with Catherine Redford Mar 3, 2:00-5:00pm Add to your button-making experience with Shirtlace buttons. A more modern innovation than the Dorset buttons, Shirtlace buttons date back to the Edwardian era at the beginning of the twentieth century.
Introduction to Folk Art Stitching

Introduction to Folk Art Stitching

Yellow City Skyline Stitches SoCal Logo - Sacramento, CA - March 2-5, 2023
An in-person class with Catherine Redford Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm Start by learning or reviewing some basic embroidery stitches and work on a specially designed pre-printed sampler. Then add to the fun with more more novel approaches.

About Catherine Redford

English-born Catherine Redford learned to knit and sew as a child. After moving to Illinois, she found quilting, and it became a passion. An award-winning quilter, Catherine now has two DVDs and two books, Modern Machine Quilting: Make a Perfectly Finished Quilt on Your Home Machine and Butterfly Stitches. Five years after taking her first quilting class, she began to teach. An award-winning quilter, active member of her local guilds, and popular teacher at local and national levels, Catherine also co-founded the Naperville Modern Quilters Guild. An author, frequent magazine contributor, and guest on Quilting Arts TV, Catherine has two DVDs and a book on modern machine quilting techniques, Modern Machine Quilting: Make a Perfectly Finished Quilt on Your Home Machine, and new book on, Butterfly Stitches from C&T, coming out soon. For more about Catherine, go to catherineredford.com.