Lectures and Workshops

Pattern Designer and Certified Instructor with Studio 180 Design – The Quilt Rambler is Presenting the 2018 Lecture & Workshop Series: 

Now booking for 2018 and 2019! 

Quilt Shops: The Quilt Rambler is available as a traveling teacher for your classroom or Shop Hop with demos and workshops.

Quilt Guilds: The Quilt Rambler offers lectures/trunk shows as well as workshops

Retreat Centers: The Quilt Rambler is available for 2 or 3-day events offering project specific or technique workshops

Quilt Cruises: The Quilt Rambler loves to quilt at sea!

To book use the contact form at the bottom of this page! Let’s Talk Quilts!


When You Wish Upon A Star:

Trunk show with various star patterned quilts with the demonstration of Studio 180 Design tools such as the Rapid Fire ™  Lemoyne Star, Rapid Fire ™ Hunter Star, Split Rects, Corner Pop  and Wing Clipper*

It’s Always Island Time:

Trunk show with various tropical flare quilts including those made specifically as an Island Batik Ambassador. Demonstration of various Studio 180 Design Tools such as Square  Squared, Diamond Rects, and V Block*

It’s All About the Precuts:

Trunk show with various quilts using precuts such as Fat Quarters, 5” squares, 2.5” strips, or 10” squares plus “the three B’s – background, border, and binding”.  Demonstration of  Studio 180 Design Tools such as Tucker Trimmer, Corner Beam, and Four Patch Square Up *

* program director may request specific Studio 180 Design Tools in addition to the ones listed with  advanced notice 


Project Classes/Workshops: Workshops may be one or two-day events. Please note, students will have all the instruction and hands-on experience to be able to complete independently if unable to complete the full project in class. Patterns and tools are required for each student. 

** These workshops will be available mid-2018

**Atlantic  Flyway–   Wing Clipper I

Crown Jewels – Rapid Fire ™  Lemoyne Star

Double Occupancy (The Quilt Rambler original pattern) –

Rapid Fire ™ Hunter Star (Large)

photo of quilting workshop with Karen Overton
Double Occupancy Workshop – Island Girl style

Illuminated Journey (The Quilt Rambler original pattern)

Rapid Fire ™  Lemoyne Star,  optional Tucker Trimmer III

Illuminated Journey, designed, pieced, and quilted by Karen E Overton, The Quilt Rambler

North Star – Corner Beam

**Mint Chocolate Chip (The Quilt Rambler original pattern)

*offered as precut fabric kit

Mint Chocolate Chip designed, pieced and quilted by Karen E Overton, The Quilt Rambler

**Patriot – Wing Clipper 1, Square Squared

**Signs of Autumn – Wing Clipper I, Corner Beam, Square Squared

Spring Fling –  Rapid Fire ™ Hunter Star (Petite) from the book Hunter’s Star Hidden Treasure

**Stormy Stars – Diamond Rects, Square Squared – limited number of fabric kits will be available.

Sugar & Spice –   Rapid Fire ™  Lemoyne Star, and  Tucker Trimmer I

**Tumbling Triangles – V-Block

**Wish Upon – Split Rects, Tucker Trimmer I, Wing Clipper I

Technique Workshops: Not desiring a project workshop? Why not consider a technique workshop to focus on specific tool instruction and the various block units made with the tool. Requires corresponding Studio 180 Design tool and technique sheet per student.

Taking classes is one benefit of belonging to a local quilting guild
LeMoyne Star Technique Class taught by Karen Overton at Island Quilters Guild
Many Technique Sheets  to choose from

Contact Us:

For pricing, contracts, availability. Let’s Talk Quilts!