2014 - 2018 Copyright © Redbird Quilt Co.

Karen L. Miller

Redbird Quilt Co.

​​​​Workshop Schedule

I'm traveling the countryside to share MY love of Quilting with YOU!  

Here's a sampling of the places I'll be!! 

Click here to see all the fun I had during the Fall/Winter of 2017


January 19th, 2018 - Friday

January 20th, 2018 - Saturday
FMQ Basics & Beyond  (2) Full Day Workshops
Mountain Laurel Quilt Guild, Wellsboro, PA

Birds of a Feather - Herndon, VA 

Feb 8 - Feb 11, 2018

Feb 8th,  2018 Thursday  1pm - 6pm Meet & Greet & Demo

Hands-On Home Machine Quilting Workshops:

Feb 9th, Friday AM - FMQ Basics - Align you Stars (Seat added)

Feb 10th, Saturday AM - FMQ Rulers & Templates (Sold Out)

Feb 10th, Saturday PM -- FMQ Rulers & Templates (Added)

Feb 11th, Sunday AM - FMQ A Quilter's Doodles

For a catalog or to enroll visit: 


"Quilts 2018"

Lake Metro Parks FarmPark FMQ Series - Kirtland, OH

Feb 21 - Feb 25,  2018

Home Machine Quilting Workshops:

Feb 21 Wed - FMQ Basics & Beyond - Full Day (Sold Out)

Feb 23 Thu - FMQ Panels - Lewe & Lal Sheep - Full Day

Feb 22 Fri - FMQ Doodles - Full Day (Sold Out)

Feb 23 Fri - Dinner / Lecture / Trunk Show - Evening

Feb 24 Sat - FMQ Rulers with The QP Curves - Full Day (Sold Out)

Feb 25 Sun - FMQ A Full Day of Feathers - Full Day

For a catalog or to enroll visit:


Tioga County Historical Society, Owego, NY

Friday, March 2nd 1pm - 3pm

The Subtle Tree Project Demonstration

Thread Painting, Machine Applique & Free Motion Quilting

Event fee to benefit TCHS

Flash Sew and Quilt, Naples, FL

March 9 & 10 2018 - Sold Out

March 9 Fri - Lecture & Trunk Show - 9am

March 9 Fri - Heart's Content Pillow Workshop  - Afternoon

March 10 Sat - FMQ Basics & Beyond - Full Day

For more information visit:

Flash Sew and Quilt Naples

EE Schenck Trends 2018 - Trade Show

Portland, OR

March 16-18th

with World of Susybee

Quilters Corner ~ Ithaca, NY

Open to Public - $10 Lecture Fee - SOLD OUT

March 24, Saturday 1PM - 4PM

It's All About the Thread - Aurifil

Lecture & Trunk Show

April 7, Saturday

Full Day -- FMQ Lectures

Midwest Machine Quilters ~ Waverly, Nebraska

April 9, Monday 7pm 
Lecture & Trunk Show
Keuka Quilters, Penn Yan, NY

April 12, Thursday 12pm-4pm

FMQ Basics

Quilters Corner, Ithaca NY

April 19, Thursday

FMQ Basics

Country Quilters, South Bristol, NY 

May 3, Thursday

FMQ Workshop

Triangle Quilt Guild, Triangle, NY

May 9, Wednesday

Lecture & Trunk Show

Valley Quilters 40th Anniversary Endicott, NY

May 16 - May 21, 2018

  International Quilt Market, Trade Show

Portland, Oregon

with Aurifil, USA & World of Susybee

June 5, Tuesday

Lecture & Trunk Show

Reverse Curves Quilt Club, Williamson, NY

June 6 - 8

Missouri Star Academy

Missouri Star Quilt Co. ~ Hamilton, MO

It's All About the Thread!

with Aurifil USA

June 12, Tuesday 10:00 AM

Moda Bake Shop Lecture & Trunk Show

Elmira Piecemaker Quilters

American Legion, Horseheads, NY

June 22 Friday   9:30am - 1:30pm
FMQ Basics
Quilters Corner, Ithaca NY

July 11 Wednesday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Ruler Work on Domestics

Penn Yan Sewing Machine

July - Aug 2018

Family Time - Local Workshops Only

August 8th Wednesday 9:00am - 1:00pm
FMQ Basics
Penn Yan Sewing Machines (NY)

August 16th Thursday 1:00pm - 4:00 pm

FMQ Feathers

Quilters Corner, Ithaca NY

August 20th Monday 1:00pm - 4:00 pm
FMQ Open Sew
Penn Yan Sewing Machines (NY)

Sept 7th & 8th Friday - Saturday
Creekside Quilts & Fabrics 
FMQ A Quilter's Doodles (Full Day Friday)

Thread & Weight Matters Trunk Show (Friday Eve)

FMQ Feathers (Full Day Saturday)
Arcade, NY

September 11, Tuesday Evening

Moda Bake Shop Lecture & Trunk Show

Tompkins Co Guild Guild, Ithaca NY

Sept 13, Thursday AM

Quilters Consortium of New York State

Quilting Connections Teacher Booth

September 16, Sunday -- ALL DAY! 
Aurifil Inside by Alex Veronelli

Aurifil Demo by Karen L. Miller

Quilters Corner, Ithaca NY

September 19 (Wed) - Sept 22nd (Sat)

Missouri Star Quilt Company Birthday Bash

In-Store Demos ~ Aurifil USA

October 2 & October 3, Tuesday-Wednesday

 It's All About the Thread Lecture & Trunk Show (Tue)

A Quilter's Doodles FMQ Workshop (Wed)

Central PA Machine Quilters Guild, Bloomsburg, PA

October 13, Saturday
Full Day Redbird & Berries Wool Workshop
Tompkins Co Guild Guild, Ithaca, NY

October 15, Monday

American Patchwork & Quilting 

PODCAST with Pat Sloan!!

October 20, Saturday 9am - 3pm

Rescheduled from April 14 
FMQ Basics (Full Day)
Keuka Quilters, Penn Yan, NY

November 1st -5th 2018

International Quilt Market
Houston TX

November 5th -11th 2018
International Quilt Festival

Machine Quilting Forum

+ Other Thread and FMQ Lectures 

Houston, TX

Mid November through December 

Family Time


February 22nd  & 23rd  (Fri & Sat) 
Flash Sew & Quilt - Naples, FL

FMQ Workshops TBD

March 7th & 8th (Thurs/Fri)

Q.U.I.L.T.S Schenectady

​Lecture - It's All About The Thread Thursday PM

Workshop - Wooly Wren Mini Quilt - Friday Full Day​

Quilt Festival Chicago

March 28-30


April 3rd & 4th (Wed/Thurs)

Beaver Valley Piecemakers - Beaver Falls, PA

Lecture & Trunk Show - Wed PM

FMQ Basics on Panels - Full Day Thursday

April 23 & 24th (Tues/Wed)

North Country Quilting Guild - Watertown, NY 

Lecture & Trunk Show - Tues PM

FMQ with Rulers - Full day Wednesday

Spring Quilt Market

May 16 - May 20

Kansas City, MO