Beginner Classes

Learning to Quilt

FMQ w Leah Day

Free Motion Quilting (FMQ) Wednesdays

I specialize in FMQ on both a domestic and Long Arm machines (Babylock Melody/Quilters Dream & ). Learn to finally quilt those quilts yourself. This class repeats quarterly. Book Required. Jump in to a scheduled class or book one-on-one time.

Note: this class does not cover preparing your quilts for the quilting process i.e. sandwiching & basting.  

Dates/Times: Wed. Feb. 1st. 11-1 (every other Wednesday -4 weeks)
Class/Kit Fee(s): Book in blocks of 4 @$20/class + FMQ Book $39.99 
Skill Level: Confident beginner/Intermediate

Learning To Quilt 

Free motion Quilting with Christina Cameli  Free Motion Quilting (FMQ) Part 2

The first two weeks will focus on learning and introduction to some new free motion quilting with Christina Cameli - turn simple shapes into many designs; the 2nd two weeks will focus on learning and introduction to some new free motion quilting with Angela Walters. Designs for blocks, backgrounds and borders. Practice at home recommended.

Dates/Times: Junp in to a scheduled class or book one-on-one time
Class/Kit Fee(s): Book in blocks of 4 classes @$20/class Plus - 2 books -$24.95 & $22.95
Skill Level: Varies based on class participants

Rotary Quilting Basics

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What is a Rotary Cutter?
Learn how to safely use your rotary cutter, square up your fabric and cut specific measurements with your ruler. Bring your rotary cutter & ruler; or pick them up at the shop. This class repeats quarterly.

Note: Requires 1/4 yard (9” x WOF; WOF = Width of Fabric) and one Fat Quarter (size: 18” x 21”)

Dates/Times: Thur. February 9th 2-3 pm; or 5-6 pm
Tues. March 7th 2-3 pm; or 5-6 pm

Class/Kit Fee(s): Class $10.00
Skill Level: Beginner

Accurate Piecing

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Learn about the quarter inch seam, nesting seams & pressing seams. We’ll use the cut fabric from the previous class to make simple 4 patch and nine patch blocks. Sewing machine required. This class repeats throughout the year.

Note: Runs back-to-back with Rotary Cutting Basics. Requires fabric from previous class.

Dates/Times: Thur. February 9th 3-4:30 pm; or 5-6 pm
Tues. March 7th 3-4:30 pm; or 6-7:30 pm

Class/Kit Fee(s): Class $15.00
Skill Level: Beginner

Beginner Quilting

Mega Star

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Learn step-by-step all the necessary steps to complete a quilt. Make this miniature quilt with Star appeal. Easy construction, makes a great wall hanging, table topper or make multiples for a mega quilt! This class repeats quarterly on different days/nights of the week. Size approx. 24" x 24". 

Dates/Times: 

Class Fee(s): Book in blocks of 4 consecutive classes @ $20/class 
Skill Level: Beginner

Pillow Case

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Make these super easy (and addicting) beautiful pillow cases. Sew sophisticated or sew cute! Use one of your decorative stitches on your machine to finish off the cuff or piece together a cuff for additional touch of class. Use up those favorite or fun unique prints. They make great gifts for anyone for the holidays! This class repeats multiple times throughout the year.

Dates/Times: Tuesday, February 21st 6-8:30  pm

Class/Kit Fee(s): Class $20.00 (includes pattern)
Skill Level: Beginner & Beyond

Quilting For Fun!

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Quilt Trip...Just  one more stop!

Raw Edge Machine Applique 
Join us to use some of those collected plates!  Whether you make a 3 car table runner, 9 car or huge 20 car quilt, its sure to bring a smile!

Note: You must have the/a compatible stitch on your machine. In this class we will not be teaching any others stitches.

Dates/Times: Sat. March 25th 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Class/Kit Fee(s): Class $40.00 plus Pattern/kit $12.99 & up
Skill Level: Confident Beginner& Beyond

  

10 Min. Table Runner

Make 1, make a dozen, make them for every season or everyone! 

Dates/Times: Tues. Feb. 28th 4-6pm ; or 6-8pm
Class Fee(s): Class $15.00 Includes FREE Pattern 

Class & Kit Fee: $28.00 Free Pattern
Skill Level: Confident Beginner& Beyond

Open Sews with Kathryn

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Start a new project, finish an old one, freshen up on a technique or just meet to have some quilting or social time.  Kathryn will be available to assist students as needed. Open sew sessions must be booked/paid in advance. Min. attendance required for evening open sews.

Dates/Times: Thur. weekly beginning 10:30-12:30 pm;
2nd Sat beginning December 10th 11-2:00pm

Class/Kit Fee(s): Class $20.00
Skill Level: Any

Block of the Month

Block of the Month Meet ups

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Mystery Quilt - Stars in our hearts

Join us for 12 months, and create this lovely bed runner.  Size approx. 67" x 67".  Includes piecing and a small amount of machine (or hand applique).

Note: this is not a class. it is an optional meet up. Patterns are provided  No fabric is provided. Use your own stash or order & purchase a kit.

Dates/Times: 2nd Friday, monthly 6:30-8:30 pm - Starts September/October 2016
Fee(s): $60.00 ($60 = cash discount - $75.00 Credit Card)
Skill Level: Confident beginner/Intermediate