SMP Virtual Sew Festival | Online Hoop Festival
SMP VSF | 5-DAY SHOWCASE GALLERY
 

DAY 1 PRODUCT LINE-UP

DAY 2 PRODUCT LINE-UP

DAY 3 PRODUCT LINE-UP

DAY 4 PRODUCT LINE-UP

DAY 5 PRODUCT LINE-UP

SMP GARMENT CONTEST 2021

SMP HOME DECOR CONTEST 2021

JOIN US HERE OR VISIT FACEBOOK + YOUTUBE
FOR 5-DAYS OF LIVE SEW FEST SHOWS

AUG 9-AUG 29

     SUBMISSIONS


AUG 30-SEPT 12

     ENTRIES SHOWCASE

     + PUBLIC VOTING


SEPT 13-17

     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 13—17, 2021

5‒DAYS -of- INTERACTIVE

LIVE-STREAM FUN

Welcome to the first annual SMP Virtual Sew Fest!
I am so excited to offer our festival community a new artist showcase on our festival line-up roster! We have some great presenters and true industry rockstars on offer. Stay tuned and get your projects ready! It’s on!

ABOUT

SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST 2021

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 2021, Dream Studio Giveaway!

DATES

AUG 9-AUG 29

SUBMISSIONS   

AUG 30-SEPT 12

         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 August 30th -September 12th

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!

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
SCHEDULE of CLASSES
IN THE CLASSROOM
During our 6-day festival of sewing arts we will be offering two sewing tutorial classes per day! The Sew Fest Classroom dates and time are listed here, with links to their presenter’s bios.
Follow the class daily line-up here. 5 Days of Festival learning!
THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST SCHEDULE of CLASSES
DAY 1

TIME PRESENTER CLASS
10:00AM to 10:30AM Rhonda Pierce Getting to the point with Needles
12:30PM to 1:00PM Deb Canham Tips for Sergers
THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST SCHEDULE of CLASSES
DAY 2

TIME PRESENTER CLASS
10:00AM to 10:30AM Joanne Banko Everything you want to know about buttons
12:30PM to 1:00PM Carrie Cunningham Sewing a Blind Hem
THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST SCHEDULE of CLASSES
DAY 3

TIME PRESENTER CLASS
10:00AM to 10:30AM Shelly Nash Fitzgerald Let’s Play Footsie
12:30PM to 1:00PM Angela Wolf How to read Sewing patterns and sewing muslin
THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST SCHEDULE of CLASSES
DAY 4

TIME PRESENTER CLASS
10:00AM to 10:30AM Candace Trevino How to finish seams with sergers
12:30PM to 1:00PM Angela Wolf Tips for Hemming Knits
THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST SCHEDULE of CLASSES
DAY 5

TIME PRESENTER CLASS
10:00AM to 10:30AM Joanne Banko Tips for Topstitching
12:30PM to 1:00PM Emily Thompson Elastic Waistbands
THE SMP VIRTUAL SEW FEST
FULL SCHEDULE of EVENTS
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 Donelle McAdams Sew Steady
9:00AM to 9:30AM Deb Canham Baby Lock Celebrate
9:30AM to 10:00AM Nathan Erznoznik Grace
10:00AM to 10:30AM Rhonda Pierce Getting to the point with Needles
10:30AM to 11:00AM Alba Fekete Janome MC14000
     
11:00AM to 11:30AM Kimberly Dodson OESD
11:30AM to 12:00PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter - Moxie
12:00PM to 12:30PM Cindy Hogan Brother PRS-100
12:30PM to 1:00PM Deb Canham Tips for Sergers
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS
     
1:15PM to 1:45PM Alba Fekete Janome-MC 8200
1:45PM to 2:15PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter - Amara
2:15PM to 2:45PM Corey Sheehan King Quilter 2
2:45PM to 3:15PM Kimberly Dodson OESD
3:15PM to 3:45PM Nathan Erznoznik Grace
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 Donelle McAdams Sew Steady
9:00AM to 9:30AM Jerry Voors Arrow Cabinets Bandicoot Bundle
9:30AM to 10:00AM Mark Martin Grace
10:00AM to 10:30AM Joanne Banko Everything you want to know about buttons
10:30AM to 11:00AM Milinda Stephenson Baby Lock Brilliant
     
11:00AM to 11:30AM Kimberly Dodson OESD
11:30AM to 12:00PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter - Moxie
12:00PM to 12:30PM Heather Banks Brother SE1900
12:30PM to 1:00PM Carrie Cunningham Sewing a Blind Hem
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS
     
1:15PM to 1:45PM Alba Fekete Janome-MC9850
1:45PM to 2:15PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter – Pro Stitcher
2:15PM to 2:45PM Alba Fekete Janome -MC 14000
2:45PM to 3:15PM Kimberly Dodson OESD
3:15PM to 3:45PM Mark Martin Grace
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 Megann Freese Bernette B-77 & B-79
9:00AM to 9:30AM Pam Mahshie Bernette B-44 / B-64
9:30AM to 10:00AM Nathan Erznoznik Grace
10:00AM to 10:30AM Shelly Nash Fitzgerald Let’s Play Footsie
10:30AM to 11:00AM Milinda Stephenson Baby Lock Verve
     
11:00AM to 11:30AM Kimberly Dodson OESD
11:30AM to 12:00PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter - Moxie
12:00PM to 12:30PM Sara Vetser Brother -NQ1700E
12:30PM to 1:00PM Angela Wolf How to read Sewing patterns and sewing muslin
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS
     
1:15PM to 1:45PM Alba Fekete Janome MC8200
1:45PM to 2:15PM Kim Sandberg & Josh Ferrin Handi Quilter -Capri
2:15PM to 2:45PM Alba Fekete Janome MC14000
2:45PM to 3:15PM Kimberly Dodson OESD
3:15PM to 3:45PM Mark Martin Grace
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 Alba Fekete Janome MC 14000
9:00AM to 9:30AM Lynn Mares Arrow Cabinets
9:30AM to 10:00AM Mark Martin Grace
10:00AM to 10:30AM Candace Trevino How to finish seams with sergers
10:30AM to 11:00AM Alba Fekete Janome MC 8200
     
11:00AM to 11:45AM Kimberly Dodson OESD
11:45AM to 12:00PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter - Moxie
12:00PM to 12:30PM Cindy Hogan Brother Scan-N-Cut
12:30PM to 1:00PM Angela Wolf Tips for Hemming Knits
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS
     
1:15PM to 1:45PM Candace Trevino Baby Lock Celebrate
1:45PM to 2:15PM Kim Sandberg & Josh Ferrin Handi Quilter-Amara
2:15PM to 2:45PM Kimberly Dodson OESD
2:45PM to 3:15PM Mark Martin Grace
3:15PM to 3:45PM 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 Alba Fekete Janome-MC9850
9:00AM to 9:30AM Lynn Mares Arrow Cabinets
9:30AM to 10:00AM Nathan Erznoznik Grace
10:00AM to 10:30AM Joanne Banko Tips for Topstitching
10:30AM to 11:00AM Corey Sheehan King Quilter 2
     
11:00AM to 11:30AM Kimberly Dodson OESD
11:30AM to 12:00PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter - Moxie
12:00PM to 12:30PM Jerry Granata Brother-NQ3600D
12:30PM to 1:00PM Emily Thompson Elastic Waistbands
1:00PM to 1:15PM GIVEAWAYS
     
1:15PM to 1:45PM Alba Fekete Janome-MC 14000
1:45PM to 2:15PM Kim Sandberg & Kristina Whitney Handi Quilter – Pro Stitcher
2:15PM to 2:45PM Kimberly Dodson OESD
2:45PM to 3:15PM Nathan Erznoznik Grace
3:15PM to 3:45PM GIVEAWAYS