Below you will find the current schedule and our Class Policy.
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  • 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! (You may not want to purchase supplies until you know if class has reached minimum.)
  • 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 do not include supplies. Class fees are non-refundable, unless shop cancels the class.
  • Working knowledge of your sewing machine is required for all classes that use a machine.


  • 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.
    In session -
    Sat., Sept. 6, 13, 20 & Oct. 4 (9:30am-12noon) min. 12/ max 25
    *class fee: $10.00 deposit - Sherrie Thomas
  • 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
    Margie Cutting
  • 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
    *date change: Fri., Sept. 19 (10:00am-1:00pm); min. 4/max. 10
    class fee $50.00 -
    view or print supplies list
    Jane Plisga
  • 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
    Margie Cutting
  • Learn to Make a T-Shirt Quilt!
    After this class, students will be able to make a t-shirt quilt using the Twist & Turn pattern from the book, You Did What with my T-Shirts?? 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. You'll only be making two blocks in class, but will be able to continue the process to complete a quilt top.
    Prerequisite: working knowledge of your sewing machine, sew straight stitch and knowledge of rotary cutter use
    Tues., Sept. 30 (9:30am-12:30pm) OR Thurs., Oct. 9 (9:30am-12:30pm);
    min. 3/max. 6
    class fee $19.00; book $23.00 -
    view or print supplies list
    Margie Cutting

sample quilt
  • 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
    Jane Plisga

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