Everyday Expert Ruler with Meredith Budd

Friday 13th and Saturday 14th March 2020

This is a two day workshop

Meredith Budd has been quilting, designing & teaching since 2008. She is an Accredited Teacher of Special Techniques with Quilt NSW

Her Everyday Expert Rulers help to make traditional blocks with perfect points, emphasising accuracy, simplicity, and usability. All can find value in these tools - from their first use, beginners to accomplished quilters can produce perfect blocks.

Her ‘Row, Row, Row’ Quilt won 1st place at the 2018 Sydney Quilt Show for Professional Piecing. This complex quilt featured one hundred 6” blocks, with up to 32 pieces in each block. See her work here: https://quiltnsw.com/quiltshow2018/professional.html#piecedahq

This workshop will focus on technique to complete either the Huntress Star or Card Trick pattern.

Participants will make perfect blocks and be able to repeat the method to any size plus block setting and instruction on different layouts and finishing treatments.

Create your masterpiece with traditional blocks.

Time: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Venue: Corrimal Community Church Hall 9 Augusta St, East Corrimal

Cost of workshop: $100 for members or $140 for Non-members. (Payment of $50 deposit is required at time of booking. The final payment is due on 14 Feb 2020. ) The cost of the workshop includes tuition for the workshop and venue fees. All participants are welcome to join Illawarra Quilters.

Other info and costs:

  • Direct to Tutor - Additional - $25 (7 ½ inch) Ruler, Pattern & Instructions.
  • Morning Tea Supplied.
  • BYO Lunch and mug.
  • Requirements list for the workshop will be available when full payment is received.

Workshop Conditions:

Participants are encouraged to be aware of any potential Health and Safety risks and be prepared to follow safety requirements of the site being used for workshops and instructions from the Workshop Supervisor.


After final payment has been received, a refund may be given at the discretion of the Executive Committee of Illawarra Quilters Inc. Your request in writing for a refund must be received no later than 14 days before the date of the workshop. Payment for workshops cancelled by Illawarra Quilters are fully refundable. (A full copy of the Financial Policy is available on the Illawarra Quilters Inc. Members website)

Contact: Alison, who is the Workshop Coordinator 0407 913 308

Download, complete and return the registration form.

Everyday Expert Ruler Rego March 2020.pdf