If you have the urge to quilt, but don't know how to get started - this class is for YOU! In 4 sessions you will learn all the quilting basics: rotary cutting, strip piecing, streamlined assembly methods, adding borders, machine quilting, and simple binding techniques. All this while you make five easy nine-patch blocks and assemble them into a beautiful 34" square wall quilt. Basic knowledge of your machine is a prerequisite. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your machine and accessories.* Supply list at registration.
Fee: $135.00(12 hrs)
Mondays, Sep. 15, 22, 29 & Oct. 6, 6:00 - 9:00Instructor: Nancie Voegele
Choose your happy holiday fabrics for these great "ornament" blocks - easy piecing and lots of opportunities to make this a family treasure. Use a jelly roll and a few solids for the background and you'll be in the holiday spirit in no time. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your sewing machine and accessories.* Supply list available at registration.
Fee: $85.00 (Includes book, a $5.99 value)(8 hrs)
Tuesdays, Sep. 23 & 30, 10:30 - 2:30Instructor: Cindy Bradford
Take a journey with Cindy Bradford and make this beautiful graphic quilt. It goes together quickly with all straight lines and double sashing detailing. Two-part class includes an all day piecing session and a follow-up binding lesson. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your sewing machine and accessories.* Supply list at registration.
Fee: $75.00 (Includes pattern)(8 hrs)
Thursdays, Oct. 2, 10:30 - 4:30 & Oct. 30, 10:30 -12:30Instructor: Cindy Bradford
This reverse applique technique is fun and forgiving. If you can freehand quilt, you can embroider seven layers of fabric, cut away your design, embellish this piece with yarns and beads and turn it into a baguette clutch. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your machine and accessories.* Supply list at registration.
Fee: $75.00(8 hrs)
Sundays, Sep. 14 & 21, 12:00 - 4:00Instructor: Edie Kemp
Ever wondered how easy stippling might be? This basic class will cover the basics of setting up your machine for freehand quilting and you'll learn tips and tricks for easy stippling, meandering and several other decorative freehand patterns. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your sewing machine and accessories.* Supply list available at registration.
Fee: $45.00(3 hrs)
Wed, Sep. 17, 6:00 - 9:00Instructor: Edie Kemp
Wed, Oct. 29, 6:00 - 9:00Instructor: Edie Kemp
Strip piecing as you go on a table runner with an appliqued bow! Perfect in our red and green fabrics for your Christmas table or in your favorite colors for a special occasion. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your sewing machine and accessories.* Supply list available at registration.
Fee: $85.00 (Includes pattern, a $9.99 value)(6 hrs)
Tue, Nov. 18, 10:30 - 4:30Instructor: Cindy Bradford
Precision squares are easy with grid-printed interfacing and the Midi Bag pattern. This bag is a great tote for everyday shopping. *HANDS-ON CLASS - bring your machine and accessories.* Supply list at registration.
Fee: $75.00 (Includes pattern, a $17.99 value)(6 hrs)
Tuesdays, Sep. 9 & 16, 6:30 - 9:30Instructor: Cindy Bradford
Tuesdays, Oct. 14 & 21, 6:30 - 9:30Instructor: Cindy Bradford
Beginner class: Whether you've never threaded a needle or are experimenting with a sewing machine or serger for the first time in years, start with one of these classes. These simple, basic classes will increase your knowledge and skill level while you create a fun project.
Intermediate class: When you have completed a number of beginning sewing projects and are looking to increase your knowledge base, choose this level of class. We focus on tools and techniques to make you an even better home sewer.
Advanced class: These classes cater to experienced sewers. Choose these when you want to become familiar with new and advanced types of sewing projects under the guidance of a professional.
Registration: Class space is limited. Pre-registration is necessary for all sessions. Register early to avoid disappointment or the possibility of class cancellations due to insufficient enrollment. Fees must be prepaid and are non-refundable. You will receive a complete list of supplies when you register, telling you what to bring for the first session. Cost of supplies not included in fee unless so stated in class description. Students receive a 15% discount on regularly priced merchandise for the duration of the class. To register call us at 452-3166 with relevant credit card information or come by the store in person.
No refund policy: We pay our teachers for a guaranteed number of students. If you register for a spot in the class, the teacher will be paid for that spot. Therefore we have a no refund policy for our classes. If you cancel, we will try to fill your slot with another student. If we are able to do that, we will issue a refund to you or transfer you to another class, whichever you prefer. If we must cancel a class due to insufficient enrollment, we will contact those who are registered and give them the choice of a full refund or the substitution of another course.