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Nancy Zieman to Lecture at 2014
Original Creative Festival

June 13, 2014

Nancy Zieman photoNancy will teach these classes:

Nancy' Favorite
Sewing Techniques

• Amazing Quilt

Nancy Zieman—author, designer, businesswomen, producer, blogger and national sewing authority—is the host of the popular show Sewing With Nancy®, which appears exclusively on public television stations across the United States and Canada. You can watch Sewing With Nancy® online at nancyzieman.com or from your mobile Apple® device.

Sewing With Nancy® is a co-production of Wisconsin Public Television and Nancy Zieman Productions. Broadcast since September 1982, the program is the longest-airing sewing series on television. Nancy organizes each show in a how-to format, concentrating on step-by-step instructions. Nancy has written numerous books. She designs patterns for the New York-based McCall Pattern Company, designs sewing and quilting products for Clover Needlecraft, Inc., and also writes an interactive blog nancyzieman.com/blog In addition, Nancy is founder of Nancy's Notions®, a division of Tacony Corporation. The company publishes the Nancy's Notions® Catalog, a full color catalog containing hundreds of products including sewing books, notions, videos and DVDs, fabrics, and quilting products. Nancy is also the National Spokesperson for Baby Lock sewing machines and Nancy's Notions®. The Wisconsin Women Entrepreneurs Association named Nancy the 1988 Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year. In 1991, she received the National 4-H Alumni Award. Nancy lives in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, with her husband, Richard. The couple has two children and two grandchildren.

In conjunction with Nancy Zieman's appearance,
Baby Lock is sponsoring a grand prize sewing machine giveaway!
The Baby Lock Sofia 2
Baby Lock logo Baby Lock Sofia machine

The Original Creative Festival Grand Prize will be a
Janome 3160QDC
Baby Lock logo Janome 3160QDC sewing machine photo

Classes & Workshops will be presented by these Educators
  Bobbie Bergquist photo Barb Callahan photo Connie Crawford photo Pam Damour photo  


Bobbie Bergquist

Barb Callahan

Connie Crawford

Pam Damour


  Darlene Griffith photo Mary Kaeser photo Betty Mitchell photo Nancy Wiggins photo  

Darlene Griffith

Mary Kaeser

Betty Mitchell

Nancy Wiggins



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The LoveQuilt Connection is teaming with The Original Creative Festival in June
to bring the LoveQuilt Charity to Cincinnati, OH.

The Original Creative Festival in Cincinnati, OH, is the perfect place for everyone who enjoys a bit of CREATIVITY. Home sewers, embroidery enthusiasts, quilters and crafters of all ages and skill levels are invited to attend this refreshing and unique expo.

In addition to the LoveQuilt Connection, Festival features will include seminars, lectures and workshops taught by top industry teachers, make-it and take-its, FREE ongoing demonstrations, FREE fashion shows and stage presentations, special quilts, dolls, and wearable art exhibits, lots of shopping opportunities in the Vendor Mall, and daily door prizes and giveaways.
- The pre-show hands-on workshops will begin on June 12.
-There will be classes on sewing and quilting each day.
-Vendor Mall hours are June 12-13 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. & June 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Quilts made during the LoveQuilt Connection at the Creative Festival will be donated to local firefighters. This special charity event, which was founded by Kaye Wood in 1993,
will going on June 12-14 during The Original Creative Festival.
Machines for the LoveQuilt Connection are supplied by Seams Sew Easy of Fairfield OH.
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Cincinnati Original Creative Festival
Cincinnati, OH June 12 - 14, 2014

Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Road Sharonville, OH, 45246-4002

Shopping hours: Thursday & Friday 10am - 5pm  •  Saturday 10am-4pm
Classes begin at 9am each day. Registration: $8 per day, $16 3-day pass

2014 Original Creative Festival Sponsors:


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Baby Lock logo


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The official hotel for the Original Creative Festival is
LivINN Cincinnati North/Sharonville Hotel
11385 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246. Reservations: 866-454-8466
(Near the Convention Center)
Mention The Original Creative Festival for special rates
Cut-Off date for special rates: Friday, May 9, 2014
LivINN Cincinnati website

Photos from the 2010 Festival

For over 27 years the
Original Creative Festivals
offer a world class buyers market. Open to the public, the festivals feature the latest
traditional supplies,
hands on classes and hard to find gadgets.

Links to other related websites:
www.roundbobbin.com - Round Bobbin Sewing Expos.
www.rmqf.net - Home of the Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival

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You will need to bring the following supplies if you are taking any hands-on
classes: sharp sewing
shears, rotary cutter,
cutting mat, straight pins,
marking tool, ruler, tape
measure, #2 pencils and
Sewing machines are
provided in the classroom.
Students should check
class descriptions for
additional items needed.

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