Come to play with fabrics, leave with a one-of-a-kind pillow! In this workshop, learn the joy of improvisational piecing in sewing, basic quilting techniques and tricks, and construction of a 16″x16″ envelope pillow cover with textile artist, Briana Hefley-Shepard. A large scrap bin will be provided for attendees to use as well as batting for quilting. Please bring one yard of fabric for pillow backing, additional scraps (optional), and your own sewing machine. Pillow form will be provided.
Briana Hefley-Shepard is a self-taught textile artist, focusing her attention on the artistry of quilt-making. Briana has been a featured artist and educator at Philbrook Museum of Art, various Modern Quilt Guilds, OVAC, and Rising Village. She is an English as a Second Language professor at Tulsa Community College, is a longtime StreetCats volunteer, is a proud mother, and is a constant creator. She enjoys approaching large-scale or multi-phased projects with respect for the craft, with appreciation for every stage, and with trust for the process.
Thanks to the generosity of many donors, ahha Tulsa provides camp, class, and workshop scholarships to currently enrolled K–12 students with demonstrated financial need.
To apply for a scholarship for this program, please complete this form (do not complete registration at the link to the right). A letter of support from a caseworker or school counselor is required for consideration.
Programs and dates are subject to change. Ahha Tulsa reserves the right to cancel programs due to low enrollment or other conflicts. If cancellation occurs, registered participants will be contacted by ahha staff and will be refunded the full tuition. If another session is available, we will be more than happy to transfer your enrollment to that session.
With inclement weather always possible, ahha reserves the right to close and cancel any scheduled classes and programs depending on severe weather conditions. If the ahha Hardesty Center is closed, a notice will be posted on our website. You may also call 918-584-3333 to confirm.
Beyond cancellations, no refunds or exchanges.