SMP Virtual Sew Festival | Online Hoop Festival

JUL 18-SEP 1

     SUBMISSIONS


SEP 2-SEPT 11

     ENTRIES SHOWCASE

     + PUBLIC VOTING


SEPT 12-16

     FEST DAYS

SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST

A SUMMER EVENT with CONTEST + AWARDS

Join us for a jam-packed festival

celebrating the sewing arts.

Save the dates!

SEPTEMBER 12—16, 2022

5 DAYS -of- INTERACTIVE

LIVE-STREAM FUN

Welcome everyone to the second annual SMP Virtual Sew Fest! Please join Jane Clauss, Angela Wolf and me as we host one of the most dynamic Sewing Events in the Nation. We have put together some of the best educators in the industry to teach two classes each day. We have also put together some of the best product demonstrators in the industry to demonstrate product throughout the day. Not only will you get the best education, demonstration but you will get the pricing on all the products featured on this Live Stream Event. Hope to see everyone there! - Blaine Austin
Jane Clauss

Jane Monzures Clauss is a two-time EMMY winning television personality. Currently the host of Creative Living on the COX Media Yurview Network, and host of Living Healthy Chicago on WGN TV. She contributes her UpCrafting tips as a Brother Sews Ambassador and she contributes to the monthly ENJOY Magazine, and the popular DIY site FaveCrafts.

Angela Wolf

Angela Wolf entrepreneur and fashion designer, is the host of the PBS series It’s Sew Easy and host of Behind the Scenes and At Your Side Virtually weekly Facebook and YouTube live show. Founder of Angela Wolf Patterns and Angela Wolf Academy featuring online classes and the Fashion Sewing Club.

ABOUT

SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST 2022

GENERAL INFORMATION

We are excited to offer a 5-day festival of sewing. Our sew festival is a community offering in celebration of the artists and makers who practice this craft. We are hosting contests with popular vote awards of first and second placement prizes, Golden Scissors Awards. Throughout the contest we will be having giveaways and collecting email entries for a chance to win the Sew Fest 2022, Dream Studio Giveaway!

DATES

JUL 18-SEP 1

SUBMISSIONS   

SEP 2-SEPT 11

         ENTRIES SHOWCASE

                 + VIEWERS CHOICE VOTING

SEPT 13-17         

FEST DAYS      

VOTING
You may vote once a day for your favorite decor and garment project.

Please feel free to share to your social media accounts and tag others to join the fun! Everyone is invited! Votes will be cast from September 2nd - September 11th

PRIZES

Entries will be ranked by popular vote for peoples' choice first and second prize winning categories. *Please see the RULES + FAQ section for more information. All voters will be reviewing your photo entries and artist’s project statements. Best of luck! We can’t wait to see what you've made! Disclaimer: If you win a giveaway, you must claim it within 30 days of the initial win date. Failure to do so means giveaway prize is no longer valid.

LIVESTREAM

Come back here or join us on Facebook or YouTube live, each day, during the 5 days of interactive live-streaming. Our panelists and hosts will be showcasing sewing machines, notions and sharing their expertise, tips ‘n tricks, some history and master classes.

THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST
FULL SCHEDULE of EVENTS (Subject to Change)
CLICK ON DAY TO SEE SCHEDULE
Follow the daily line-up here. 5 Days of Festival fun!
DAY 1

TIME PRESENTER COMPANY/PRODUCT
8:00AM Stream Warm-up Sewing Machines Plus
8:15AM to 8:30AM Blaine Austin Sewing Machines Plus
8:30AM to 9:00AM Linda Bratten Baby Lock Ballad
9:00AM to 9:30AM Nathan Erznonik & Mark Martin Grace Q’nique 21X Elite
9:30AM to 10:00AM Calista Ngai WonderFil Specialty Threads
10:00AM to 10:30AM Rhonda Pierce Getting to the point with Needles
10:30AM to 11:00AM Sarah Watts & Denise Dowdrick HQ Moxie
11:00AM to 11:30AM Jerry Voors & Harley Thomas Arrow
11:30AM to 12:00PM Kimberly Dodson OESD
12:00PM to 12:30PM Richard Tharp Baby Lock Sashiko 2
12:30PM to 1:00PM Lori Hernandez Create Designer Quilting Motifs - IQ Designer
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS + Commercial Break
1:15PM to 1:45PM TBA Janome 14000
1:45PM to 2:15PM Cindy Hogan Brother PRS 100
2:15PM to 2:45PM Josh Ferrin & Denise Dowdrick HQ Pro-Stitcher Lite
2:45PM to 3:15PM Darrelle Anderson Viking Designer 2
3:15PM to 3:45PM Carrie Hanson King Quilter Long Arm
3:45PM to 4:00PM GIVEAWAYS
DAY 2

TIME PRESENTER COMPANY/PRODUCT
8:00AM Stream Warm-up Sewing Machines Plus
8:15AM to 8:30AM Blaine Austin Sewing Machines Plus
8:30AM to 9:00AM Richard Tharp Baby Lock Array
9:00AM to 9:30AM Janna Matthews & Allegra Erznoznik Grace Cutie with Domes
9:30AM to 10:00AM TBA Brother NQ1700E
10:00AM to 10:30AM Joanne Banko Zip it up!
10:30AM to 11:00AM Sarah Watts & Denise Dowdrink HQ Amara
11:00AM to 11:30AM Jerry Voors & Harley Thomas Arrow
11:30AM to 12:00PM Eileen Roche DIME
12:00PM to 12:30PM TBA Elna 780+
12:30PM to 1:00PM Emily Thompson Neckbands Vs. Neck Binding
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS + Commercial Break
1:15PM to 1:45PM Jarek Erznoznik & Laurel Erznoznik Grace Q-zone Queen & Continuum II frame
1:45PM to 2:15PM Sara Vetser Brother NS2750D
2:15PM to 2:45PM Josh Ferrin & Denise Dowdrick HQ Pro-Stitcher
2:45PM to 3:15PM Megann Freese Bernina 720
3:15PM to 3:45PM Kelly Latreille Juki Ricoh Printer
3:45PM to 4:00PM GIVEAWAYS
DAY 3

TIME PRESENTER COMPANY/PRODUCT
8:00AM Stream Warm-up Sewing Machines Plus
8:15AM to 8:30AM Blaine Austin Sewing Machines Plus
8:30AM to 9:00AM Anna Avery Vaughn Baby Lock Altair
9:00AM to 9:30AM Janna Matthews & Mark Martin Grace Q’nique 15 Pro
9:30AM to 10:00AM Cindy Hogan Brother PRS 100
10:00AM to 10:30AM Becky Thompson Cutting Paper Applique Patterns w/ Scan-N-Cut
10:30AM to 11:00AM Calista Ngai WonderFil Specialty Threads
11:00AM to 11:30AM TBA Janome 3160 QOV
11:30AM to 12:00PM Stacy Lewey Sew Steady
12:00PM to 12:30PM Barb Lewis Baby Lock Accolade
12:30PM to 1:00PM Heidi Hilmerson Picking the right fabric
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS + Commercial Break
1:15PM to 1:45PM TBA Floriani
1:45PM to 2:15PM Sara Vetser Brother NS2750D
2:15PM to 2:45PM Sarah Watts & Denise Dowdrick HQ Capri
2:45PM to 3:15PM TBA Elna 970
3:15PM to 3:45PM Carrie Hanson King Quilter Long Arm
3:45PM to 4:00PM GIVEAWAYS
DAY 4

TIME PRESENTER COMPANY/PRODUCT
8:00AM Stream Warm-up Sewing Machines Plus
8:15AM to 8:30AM Blaine Austin Sewing Machines Plus
8:30AM to 9:00AM Richard Tharp Baby Lock Array
9:00AM to 9:30AM Laurel Erznoznik & Mark Martin Grace Quiltmotion
9:30AM to 10:00AM Heather Banks Brother Scan-N-Cut SDX325
10:00AM to 10:30AM Tock Customs 15 minute throw pillow
10:30AM to 11:00AM Sarah Watts & Denise Dowdrick HQ Moxie
11:00AM to 11:30AM TBA Janome 500E
11:30AM to 12:00PM Eileen Roche DIME
12:00PM to 12:30PM TBA Floriani
12:30PM to 1:00PM Angela Wolf All about Interfacing
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS + Commercial Break
1:15PM to 1:45PM Jarek Erznoznik & Melinda Romero Grace 15 Pro with Cutie
1:45PM to 2:15PM TBA Brother PRS 100
2:15PM to 2:45PM Josh Ferrin & Denise Dowdrick HQ Pro-Stitcher Lite
2:45PM to 3:15PM Megann Freese Bernina 720
3:15PM to 3:45PM Kelly Latreille Juki TL-15
3:45PM to 4:00PM GIVEAWAYS
DAY 5

TIME PRESENTER COMPANY/PRODUCT
8:00AM Stream Warm-up Sewing Machines Plus
8:15AM to 8:30AM Blaine Austin Sewing Machines Plus
8:30AM to 9:00AM Lisa Knight Baby Lock Pathfinder
9:00AM to 9:30AM Janna Matthews & Jarek Erznoznik Grace TrueCut
9:30AM to 10:00AM Heather Banks Brother SE1900
10:00AM to 10:30AM TBA Education
10:30AM to 11:00AM Sarah Watts & Denise Dowdrick HQ Amara
11:00AM to 11:30AM TBA Janome MB4
11:30AM to 12:00PM TBA Floriani
12:00PM to 12:30PM Milinda Stephenson Baby Lock Victory
12:30PM to 1:00PM Karlie Belle Personalize Your Sewing Projects with Embroidery
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS + Commercial Break
1:15PM to 1:45PM Mark Martin & Melinda Romero Grace Q’nique 19X Elite
1:45PM to 2:15PM TBA Floriani
2:15PM to 2:45PM Brent Taylor Durkee Hoops
2:45PM to 3:15PM Darrelle Anderson Viking Designer 2
3:15PM to 3:45PM TBA SWF 12 Needle
3:45PM to 4:00PM GIVEAWAYS