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March 9, 2014

Quilting workshop to be held in April

New River Community and Technical College will offer a six-week Intermediate quilting workshop beginning April 1. The workshop will be from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tuesdays at the Lee Street Complex (former Lewisburg Elementary School) of the Greenbrier Valley Campus in Lewisburg.

This workshop will benefit both the intermediate and experienced quilter. It will include sections on piecing, using rotary cutters, reading and using rulers and pattern reading. Participants will receive a kit that includes fabric and a book. Students will complete a quilt top from a design in the book “Quilts for El’s Kitchen” by Eleanor Burns.

Tuition is $100, and there is a required $180 kit fee. The deadline to register is March 14 to allow time for ordering kits.

For more information or to register, contact Sandra Wilmer in the New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education at 304-793-3001 or e-mail swilmer@newriver.edu.

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