Classes


BEGINNING PAPER PIECING w/Marsha

How about learning a new technique! Join Marsha as she teaches you the technique for creating seemingly difficult blocks by sewing pieces of fabric to paper following numerical sequence. This sewing technique on a foundation allows one to work with very small and uneven pieces with great accuracy, as all sewing takes place along straight lines. Saturday, Sept. 20th (10:30- 1:30 pm) Cost: $30.00 10% off fabric and supplies for class

Cost: $ 30.00
FINISHING SCHOOL-SEMESTER 2-BINDING with Pam S.

This is the last opportunity to add a creative touch to your quilts. Learn about single fold, double fold, straight of grain, bias bindings, as well as, how to achieve mitered corners. A practice packet is included in the cost of the workshop. Sunday, July 27 (1:00-3:00 pm) OR Wednesday, July 30 (12:00-2:00 pm) Cost $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
FINISHING SCHOOL-SEMESTER 3-PRAIRIE POINTS with Pam S.

In this workshop you will learn to prepare individual prairie points in several ways. Insert them into blocks and borders to accent your quilts and wall hangings. A practice packet is included in the cost of the workshop. Sun., August. 10th (12:00-3:00 pm) OR Thursday, August 14th (12:00-3:00 pm) Cost: $35.00

Cost: $ 35.00
FINISHING SCHOOL-SEMESTER 4-BINDING THOSE ODD ANGLES with Pam S.

In this session participants will learn to make perfect miters for inside and outside corners from 60 degrees to 135 degrees. A practice packet is included in the cost of the workshop Saturday, Sept. 6th (12:00-2:00 pm) OR Wednesday, Sept. 10th (12:00-2:00 pm) Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
FLAGS and other SUMMER TWISTERS w/Barb

How about learning the twister ruler technique and use it to make any one of several summer patterns: American Flag, wreaths, lady bugs, etc. All seams are straight, no curves! Several project sizes with matching tools will be available for your project. Sat. July 26, 11:00-3:00 pm Cost: $40.00 10% off fabric and supplies for class

Cost: $ 40.00
FREEDOM RINGS CIVIL WAR LECTURE SERIES w/ Laurel

Join the individuals making the Freedom Rings BOM quilt to hear Laurel discuss: U.S. Grant:Civil War General and Presidency Thursday, Sept. 18th (6:00-7:00 pm) Cost: Free

Cost: $ FREE
HUNTER'S STAR SIMPLIFIED w/Joanne

Join Joanne to make this beautiful Hunter's Star quilt the easy way. There are no diamonds or "Y" seams in this quilt. Everything is done with half-square triangles and squares. (The pattern includes Debby Maddy's piecing directions for seven quilt sizes.) Sunday, Sept. 14th (12:00-3:00 pm) Cost: $30.00 10% off fabric and supplies for class

Cost: $ 30.00
SCRAP CRAZY: BIG SKY w/Barb

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
T-SHIRT QUILT WITH SHARON

Make a personal gift for the graduate, sports-nut, or someone special in your life using their T-shirts. Learn how to cut and stabilize those stretchy t-shirts and then lay them out in a quilt. Create lasting memories. Two Thursdays: August 7 & 21 (6:00-8:00 pm) Cost: $40.00 10% off fabric and supplies for class.

Cost: $ 40.00
TOOLS & TECHNIQUES of the MONTH #1 w/Pam

Join us for a demonstration of the Double Diamond Ruler set. See the possibilities and try them out on samples. Receive a $5.00 gift certificate for attending. Saturday, August 23rd (11:00-12:00 pm) OR Wednesday, August 27th (1:00-2:00 pm) Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
TOOLS & TECHNIQUES of the MONTH #2 w/Pam

Join us for a demo of the Strip Tube Ruler. This ruler allows you to make half square triangles out of 2 1/2 inch strips and turn these into a variety of beautiful finished projects. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending the demo. Wednesday, Sept. 24th (11:00-12:00 pm) OR Sunday , Sept. 28th (12:00-1:00 pm) Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
WARM WINTER BLESSINGS WOOL APPLIQUE SNOWMAN w/Paula

Come join me in this easy wool applique workshop with a pattern from Primitive Gatherings. This is the perfect class to get acquainted with wool applique. The shapes are simple and easy. You will learn about fusibles, applique techniques, the simple blanket stitch and how to create a beautiful wool quilt. This fun and easy quilt features a gathering of "cool" dudes. Together we will be making snowmen in the summer! So gather your perle cottons, embroidery floss, needles and we will start to stitch and before you know it we will have snowmen! We will start with the first class and if we need to meet again we can do that at a later time. Saturday, August 16th (11:00-3:00 pm) Cost: $45.00 (includes the cost of the wool kit--Partcipants will need to purchase background, sashing, borders, backing and binding) 10% off fabric and supplies for class

Cost: $ 45.00