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Below you will find the current schedule and our Class Policy.
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Supplies list for each class is now available online!

 With class sign-up, receive 10% discount on specified class supplies only!
We don't mind a gentle reminder at checkout.

  • Classes will be cancelled 1 week prior to the class date if minimum participation has not been met. Please don’t wait until the last minute to sign up or make attendance changes! This may affect whether the class will meet or get cancelled.
  • If signing up by phone, credit card info must be given to be registered in the class, or pay (cash, check, or charge) if registering in person. We cannot add your name to a class list unless we have payment information and you are not considered reserved for class until paid.
  • If class does not reach minimum student participation (* as shown in schedule below), shop has the right to cancel class and will refund any payments made. Class fees are non-refundable, unless shop cancels the class.
  • Class fees do not include supplies. (You may not want to purchase supplies until you know if class has reached minimum.)
  • Working knowledge of your sewing machine is required for all classes that use a machine.


  • Hand Applique for Intermediate-Level Stitchers
    Are you ready for the next step in needleturn appliqué? This class is designed for the beginner to intermediate student who has done some hand appliqué, but is ready to learn and practice more. First, we’ll review the basic stitch and how to do curves and points. Then, we will quickly move to the lovely lily wall hanging piece you will be working on and work through it from start to finish. Your knowledge at the end of class will see you through an appliqué project from selecting a design to quilting the piece. Come join us. The pattern is included in the price of the class and will be given out at the first class.
    Sat., Sept. 3, 10, & 17(9:30a-12:30p); min. 5/max. 10
    Class fee $54.00 - view or print supply list
    Cynthia Williford
  • Beginning Baltimore Album Quilt
    (Prerequisite: Confident beginner to advanced appliqué skill)
    Join us for a series of 6 classes that will introduce the fine art of Baltimore Album Quilts. Each lesson presents an understanding of Baltimore Album quilts and their design that was so popular in the mid 1800's. Each lesson also teaches one complete block, and then enriches that basic lesson with additional patterns for more practice. As you complete a block each month your journey toward producing your own quilt will be well on its way. The journey will take you from papercuts to wreaths and lyres.
    3rd Fridays - 6 classes: Aug. 19, Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, (Dec. no class), Jan. 20, Feb. 17 (10am-12:30pm)
    class fee $87.00;
    view or print supplies list
    Georgann Wrinkle
  • Triple Dresden Tree Skirt
    Here it is already mid-way through the year! We think of it, but no one wants to say it…"it's a good time to start a Christmas project!" Dresden plates are very popular now, but they can also be intimidating. This class has a two-fold purpose: Learn how to make a Dresden plate, and make a Christmas tree skirt. Another bonus… it's made with the Quilt-as-you-go technique, so it can easily be finished in time for Christmas without the extra quilting cost. It can be made scrappy or with just 2 fabrics…the choice is yours. Don't forget batting and backing, as you will need these when you start your skirt. The pattern and Creative Grids 15 degree triangle will both be available at Painted Pony 'n Quilts. You will also need basic sewing supplies as well as a rotary cutter and mat, a walking foot for your machine, and thread to match.
    Thurs., Sept. 1 (9:30a-3:30p) min. 3/max 8
    class fee $34.00 -
    view or print supply list
    Margie Cutting
  • 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. Required: working knowledge of your machine.
    Sat., Aug. 27 (9:30a-12:30p) min. 3/max 8
    class fee $19.00 -
    view or print supply list
    Margie Cutting
  • Beginner Wool Machine Applique
    Learn to use your sewing machine to attach wool to cotton quick and easy. Let Tanya guide you through the steps of block layout, fusibles, stitch selection, and thread choice. There will be a small kit required.
    Tues., Aug. 30 (9:30a-12:30p)
    class fee $19.00; kit $6.75 -
    view/print supply list
    Tanya Smith
  • Wool Hand Applique Basics
    Learn this relaxing technique of applying wool to a background of Wool or Fabric using embroidery stitches. This class will teach you the basics of cutting accurate wool shapes, how to layout the appliqué pattern, and several embroidery stitches.
    Thurs., Sept. 8 & 15 (1-4pm); min. 3 / max 12 class fee $38.00 - view/print supply list
    Tanya Smith
  • Learn to Make a T-Shirt Quilt!
    You'll only be making two blocks in class, but will be able to continue the process to complete a quilt top. The process will include prepping a t-shirt for sewing, trimming the t-shirt, and sewing fabric strips onto t-shirt to make a quilt square.
    Prerequisite: working knowledge of your sewing machine, sew straight stitch and knowledge of rotary cutter use
    Sat., Sept. 10 (1-4pm);
    min. 3/max. 6
    class fee $19.00; book $23.00 -
    view or print supply list
    Margie Cutting

sample quilt only
  • Hand Applique Basics
    Do you love the look of hand appliqué and want a portable project? Learn the basics of needle-turn appliqué. Tanya will walk you through the steps of using templates, an overlay, basting, holding the fabric, needle placement and practicing small stitches. She will guide you in making bias strips to make a basket handle and stem. This course will cover curves, inner and outer points.
    You will not complete a pillow in class, but be on the way to finishing a sweet design that can be used in a throw pillow or wallhanging, etc..
    Thurs., Sept. 15 & 22 (9:30a-12:30p)
    class fee $38.00 -
    view/print supply list
    Tanya Smith
hand applique basics pillow project
  • Twister
    This class will teach you the basics of how to use the twister tool; the technique requires you to piece a top, and then cut it apart and sew it back together - seriously! It's a fun technique. The pumpkin project is optional; if you choose to do the pumpkin, you will need to purchase that pattern separately in addition to the Primitive Pinwheels pattern with template.
    Sat., Sept. 17 (1-4pm); min. 3 / max 12
    class fee $19.00 - view/print supply list
    Tanya Smith
  • NEW! Scrappy "Many Trips Around the World"
    Come along with us on this Scrappy Many Trips Around the World adventure! This is a great quilt for confident beginners and experienced quilters alike. The easy strip piecing method makes blocks go together quickly. It’s a great way to use up your scraps, jelly rolls and fat quarters!
    In class you will learn how to mix fabrics for your totally scrappy quilt. Come with a sense of adventure and a willingness to combine all those scraps you have collected from previous projects!
    Students will receive a complete lesson plan with pattern and supply list at the first class. We will complete as many blocks in class as we can (there will be homework). Students will be able to continue the process to make a throw quilt measuring 50” X 62”.
    Thurs., Oct. 13 & 20 (9:30am-1:30pm); min. 3 / max 16
    class fee $48.00 - view/print supply list
    JoAnn Henley

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