Shannon Page has won multiple ribbons and acknowledgments for her work and been published in Fresh Quilts (Fall 2014) magazine. She is the former Activities Chair and past President for the Dallas Modern Quilt Guild. She currently sits on the Board for the Modern Quilt Guild as the Region 2 Representative and co-Chairs the Education Committee. She had 5 quilts blind-juried into QuiltCon 2015 and her quilt, Akhaten, was chosen to represent modern quilting in the MQG’s international traveling exhibit “Best of QuiltCon 2015”. She has shown at all subsequent QuiltCons since 2015. Her quilt, the Blue and Green Quilt, can be seen at the 2016 International Quilt Festival. Her quilt She speaks at Modern and traditional guilds and at museums such as the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Dallas Museum of Art and the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.
Modern Quilt Design
Does your guild want to know more about the Modern Quilt movement? As a prize-winning modern quilter, Shannon will share her knowledge about what modern quilting is and is not; why it is trending right now; and how to get started designing your own modern masterpiece. The aesthetic is an exciting way to look at quilting and can be incorporated into traditional designs to breathe new life into what your current projects. Be inspired to step outside of the box and embrace your modern tendencies!
Making Traditional Modern
Learn how to apply Modern principles to traditional blocks to create your own unique Modern design by seeing step-by-step examples of manipulations, ideas, tweaks, and strategies.
Shannon’s enlightening and engaging talks include a trunk show of original designs to inspire your membership and to visually represent modern quilting.
Learn Modern strip-piecing techniques to create a a unique and personalized quilt top using scraps and yardage and learn how to make interesting and updated log cabins, or rail fences, or both!
Contact Shannon for rates and availability.