- Advanced Baltimore Album Quilt
appliqué - beginner to advanced appliqué skills)
Join us for a series of 6 monthly classes that will offer continuing
lessons of the fine art of Baltimore Album Quilts.
In Session Fri., May 30, June 27, July 25, Aug. 22,
Sept. 26, & Oct. 24 (10am-12:30pm) class min. 4
class fee $87.00; supplies extra - view or print supplies list
- Beginner Paper Piecing
If you've wanted to learn basic paper piecing, or just need a
refresher course, then this would be a great place to start!
In the class, you'll be learning basics of building one block.
At the end of the class, you will have completed 4 paper piecing
sections that are used to assemble a block. Prerequisite:
working knowledge of your machine.
Thurs., Sept. 25 (9:30am-12:30pm) min. 3/max 8
class fee $19.00 - view or print supplies list
- Intermediate Paper Piecing
Have you taken the beginner paper-piecing class and mastered
all the concepts of that? Are you ready for something more difficult
but not quite ready for a Judy Neimeyer pattern? This class may
be just what you are looking for! In this two-part class,
we'll be making a mariner's compass wall-hanging. In class one,
we'll be constructing the parts of the compass using paper piecing
techniques. In class two, we'll be putting the parts together.
Prerequisite: Beginner Paper Piecing class or equivalent,
and comfortable with the process
Sat., Sept. 13 (9:30am-12:30pm) & Sept. 27 (1:30-3:30pm)
OR Thurs., Oct. 2 (9:30am-12:30pm) & Oct. 16 (9:30-11:30am)
min. 3/max 8; class fee $33.00
- view or print supplies list
- Machine Quilting for Novices
Come and learn the basics to begin machine quilting all those
pieced tops. In class, we will use a walking foot with seam guide,
discuss quilting issues especially batting, thread and needles,
demonstrate how to sandwich a quilt and begin an introduction
to free motion quilting. Previous students call this class a
"great confidence builder!" Prerequisite:
Beginner Quiltmaking class or equivalent
Sat., Sept. 27 (9:30am-12:30pm); min. 4/max. 10
class fee $50.00 - view or print supplies list
- Another great Mystery Class!
We obviously can't show you this project...that would
ruin all the FUN! It is a project that is suitable for all skill
levels. We'll provide you details about fabric and supplies in
order to get you prepared for the class. The most important thing
when selecting fabrics for a mystery quilt is contrast!
See supplies list for fabric and preparation details below, or
visit the store for a copy. Bring a snack lunch. Prerequisite:
This is a great opportunity to learn something new, make new
friends, and have some fun!
Sat., Aug. 23 (9:30am-3:00pm); min. 6/max 16
Class fee $44.00 - view or
Margie Cutting and Karen Roberson
- Beginner Quiltmaking (Beginner students only, please)
Learn basics of building a quilt -1/4" seam, rotary cutting,
machine piecing, sashing, border, binding, quilting. This class
is 4 lecture/demo sessions - you will not sew in class,
but there is homework. Three block patterns are given at each
of the first three classes, and the last class you'll receive
the setting pattern to complete a small wallhanging. A lot of
information is condensed into 4 classes, so it is necessary to
attend all classes. *The class is free, but $10 deposit
is required to hold your spot and will be refunded as a shop
credit (all 4 classes must be attended to receive credit).
No supplies needed for class attendance; bring a writing tool
and a notebook.
Sat., Sept. 6, 13, 20 & Oct.
4 (9:30am-12noon) min. 12/ max 25
*class fee: $10.00 deposit - Sherrie Thomas
- Advanced Machine Quilting
In this class, students will learn how to do an overall design,
3 types of feathers in a border and several background filler
designs including sashiko, pebbles and teardrops. This class
is for students who have done some machine quilting and want
to do more than "stitch in the ditch" or basics. Prerequisite:
Machine Quilting for Novices class or equivalent
Sat., Oct. 11 (9:30am-12:30pm) OR Sat., Nov. 8 (9:30am-12:30pm);
min. 4/max. 6
Class fee $50.00 - view or print supplies list