Angela Wolf is just as inspirational. I am so excited to see a new generation of sewist carrying this passion for creating and machines that make amazing clothes. I bought her T-shirt pattern and used a piece of fabric that wouldn't work with the pattern purchased for it. She is brilliant in her armhole construction. I usually find that my shirt ride up whenever I pull the map down in my classroom, but today it didn't happen. Please excuse the picture. My photography skill still leave a lot to be desired.
I love the ruching on the side and sleeve. I am not laying down in the top photo--just too lazy to go back and rotate the picture.
I don't have any pictures of Susan Khalje, but her Couture Hand Sewing seminar was great. It was two hours long with interactive demonstrations. I was pleased to remember using many of the techniques in the past, however, seeing the garments she had made took the stitches to a new level for me.
I stayed for Friday and Saturday evening after the seminars and the venders were finished to see the two fashion shows. Each served a different purpose. The talent was unbelievable in bothl
If you have never attended an event like the "Sewing Expo," treat yourself. I hope to go every year. I spent two full days and didn't begin to experience all that was offered.