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September 23, 24 and 25, 2021
Portland Expo Center
Portland, Oregon


Paint Stick Magic

Make elegant fabric with the look of airbrushing! Paint sticks applied to silk or cotton are simple, fun and permanent. This revealing hands-on workshop is for both quilt and clothing makers.

Melody's website

Kit fee: $16, includes paint sticks. Please pay this fee to Melody in class. 

Please bring: fabric for experimentation in manageable sizes like fat quarters, eight to ten: some dark and light solids, and some with a little texture; paper scissors, fabric scissors, freezer paper: about two yards

Paper and pencil for note taking

X-Acto knife

3 stiff stencil brushes (inexpensive small/medium firm ones work well)

masking tape, rag, paper plate

Optional, but nice: apron, fancy-cut paper scissors, stencils

Skill Details:
All levels
Instructor Name:
Melody Crust
Instructor Bio:
Melody is a nationally known fabric artist who loves all things shiny. Her award winning work has been shown in many juried shows and exhibitions. As an active promoter of every facet of the quilting world, Melody co-founded QuiltFest, and has judged and curated regional and national exhibitions. Melody brings her natural teaching ability and contagious enthusiasm to quilters across the country. Her popular lectures and workshops are always well received.

Paint Stick Magic

$ 95.00
Includes free one-day admission ticket to the show (Thursday to Saturday)