Workshops & Lectures

Gudrun travels to quilt guilds and organizations for lectures and workshops. For information on the lectures and workshops offered, please click on the following link.


The presentation is approximately 60 minutes long and is suitable for a guild program or an evening event. The lecture will include a trunk show of quilts and in some cases a powerpoint presentation. Click on the links for a detailed description on each presentation.

My Quilting Journey - coming from Iceland to the US

Strip Your Stash - How to successfully make strip quilts from your fabric collection.

The Stripology Way - Learn the tricks behind Gudrun’s cutting techniques and the amazing quilts you can make fast.



Gudrun offers either full day (6 hours) or half day (3 hours) workshops. Gudrun offers workshops on various techniques from her patterns and books. Gudrun can also offer custom workshops based on her work or a brand new pattern not yet published, depending on what she has going on at the time.

Half Day Workshops

Full Day Workshops


Rates & Terms:

Lecture Presentation: $450

Half Day Workshop: $400

Full Day Workshop: $700

Travel Fee: Transportation charges (airfare or mileage from Chanhassen, MN), hotel and meals will be calculated into an all inclusive fee. Host may be required to provide local transportation if traveling by air. If scheduling a lecture/workshop in the Minneapolis Metro, transportation charges are waived.

Contract: After agreement of dates and fees, GE Designs will provide an event contract to be signed and returned, containing more detailed information and standard terms & conditions.