Classes


BEGINNING PATCHWORK QUILTING: SIMPLE SAMPLER W/CHRIS W

Always wanted to learn to quilt? How about starting with a simple 9 or 12 block sampler. Come and learn the basics of machine piecing, quilting "lingo"' and basic machine quilting to make a wall quilt or a quilted throw-size patchwork sampler. Lots of basic information will be discussed in class and you will have homework! Be sure your sewing machine is in working order. Come and join the fun! After this 5 session workshop you will have the skills to complete any patchwork quilt you have been dreaming about making! 10% of fabric and supplies for class. DATES: Saturdays: January 31, February 14 and 28, March 14 and 28, 2015 10:00-1:00 pm $100.00/5 Sessions

Cost: $ 100.00
DRESDEN PLATE BLOCK W/CHRIS W

In the mood to stretch your skills? How about a classic pattern to combine with or highlight in your next quilted project? Join us for a one night exploration of the Dresden plate pattern. This classic idea can be made sweet and nostalgic or modern and edgy, your choice. We will try a number of different constructions, and the only limit to the final result is your imagination! Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015, 6:00-8:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
EMBROIDERY AND COLORING WITH CRAYONS W/KAREN E

Do you just love the look of handmade embroidery with color? We will have a number of beautiful patterns for hand embroidery from which you can choose. Why not be a kid again, coloring with crayons, but this time on fabric. Join us for an interesting and fun time doing both in one day. Date: Thursday, March 19, 2015, 6:00-8:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
LADYBUG'S GARDEN IN STAINED GLASS W/PAM S

This is a streamlined stained glass technique using fusible web and fusible bias tape. This is a quilt as you go project. The finished size is 22 inches x 33 inches. Date: Sunday, March 15, 2015, 12:00-3:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
PIXIE SQUARES QUILT W/JOANNE S

What appears to be diagonal rows of overlapping squares with open centers, are actually created from repetitions of 4 pieced blocks with an occasional whole fabric square. This is a 2 and a half inch strip set project from Whispering Creek Productions. (Pre cuts save cutting time.) Date: Sunday, March 29, 2015, 12:00-4:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
SCRAP CRAZY: BIG SKY W/BARB H

Use fat quarters or fabric from your stash and the Crazy Templates to create these big stars. The blocks measure 16.5". Make four and have a table topper or 12 and have a large lap quilt. Sunday: August 24th (12:30-3:30 pm) Cost: $30.010% off fabric and supplies for class.

Cost: $ 30.00
SPRING HALFMOON WALL HANGING W/PAM S

This unique and fun 24 inch x 24 inch wall hanging is made almost entirely of one-seam, 3-D flying geese units. Even though you see all those curved edges, this small wall hanging (or table topper) is made with all straight seams and a few little tricks. Pattern is included with class fee. Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:00-8:00. Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
TILTED DANCERS - TABLE RUNNER WITH TILTED SQUARES DOWN THE CENTER W/PAM S

This table runner is a great place to fussy cut the center squares to showcase a special fabric. The pattern uses Creative Grids Wonky Trim Square Ruler. Pattern is included in class fee. Dates: Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 12:00-2:00 OR Sunday, March 22, 2015, 1:00-3:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
TOOLS & TECHNIQUES OF THE MONTH: CREATIVE GRIDS SINGLE STRIP TUMBLER RULER W/PAM S

Use the straight side of this ruler to cut 1 and one half inch and 2 and one half inch strips. Sew these strips together to create a strip set. Turn the ruler around to cut tumblers that finish 2 inches. Multiple layers can be cut at the same time, cutting nine tumblers at once without wasting fabric. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending the demo. Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 1:00-2:00 OR Saturday, March 28, 2015, 2:00-3:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
ZEN TABLE RUNNER W/PAM S

This pattern, designed by Jean Ann Wright for Cut Loose Press, makes 12 blocks using the Creative Grids Curvy Log Cabin Tool. Sew the blocks together to create the affect of circles or diamonds. Finished size is 18 inches x 52inches. Date: Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 12:00-2:00 OR Sunday, February 8, 2015, 1:00-3:00 OR Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 12:00-2:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00