Classes


Karen DeWitt has just released the third book in her Bunco Club Series. This book entitled, Threads of Friendship, discusses the friendship of Marge and Beth, two of the Bunco Club members. Join us for an evening of friendship and listen as Karen talks about this book and shows us some of her recent quilts. (RSVP so we know how many to plan for.) Date: Friday, May 29, 2015, 6:00 - 8:00 Cost: Free

Cost: $ FREE
Ready for a new challenge? Want to learn to stitch those gorgeous flowers? The American Rose Basket has large shapes to make learning the needle turn applique technique fun! The first class will get you started with the basics and give you some homework to enjoy and practice. Come prepared for the second class to complete the flower, vine, and leaves and you will be on your way to making those beautiful applique quilts you’ve been dreaming about. Dates: Thursdays, April 16 and 30, 2015, 6:00 - 8:30 OR Saturdays, June 6 and 20, 2015, 10:00 - 12:30 Cost: $50.00

Cost: $ 50.00
Did you ever want to make a fan quilt or pillow with that classic pattern? Paula will teach you a super simple way to do it using coffee filters as your foundation paper (no kidding). There are NO set in seams and NO curved piecing. You will also discover how to finish the base of the fans with a triangle for a VERY easy, no fail fan. There is also a simple way to attach the fan to the background square. Use your scraps or 2 and one half inch strips. EASY ..... I PROMISE! Date: Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:00 - 8:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
Complete a reversible sling bag for your summer activities! The pattern by Amy Butler makes two different sizes, big enough to hold your towel, beach gear and your favorite book. This is a great beginner project! Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015, 12:00 - 4:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
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: Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 1:00 - 3:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
New to quilting or would you like to learn something new? Try a technique that looks harder than it really is. There are four sizes to choose from. This quilt is from the book, Fat Quarter Style (12 quilts that never go out of style). Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015, 10:00 - 2:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
How about using the twister ruler to make any one of several patterns - wreaths (two types), flags, flowers, table runners, animals, Twister Shimmer, etc. All seams are straight, no curves! Using 5 inch squares and the - Lil Twister - tool will create larger finished products, while using 3 and one half inch squares and the - Primitive Pinwheels Tool - will create smaller ones. Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015, 11:00 - 3:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
Do you know who our longarmers are and all the different options they have available for quilting the quilt top that you so lovingly made? Do you know what/how longarmers charge for their services? Come and meet several of them, learn about their services and ask questions. Date: Thursday, May 7, 2015, 6:00 - 8:00 Cost: Free

Cost: $ FREE
This super cute and fun quilt can be made with 2.5 inch strips from your fabric stash or cut from yardage. The pattern is easy to follow with color illustrations and comes with the option to make 3 sizes: throw, twin, or Queen/King size. Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015, 12:00 - 4:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
This is a versatile tote with many pockets on the outside and on the inside. It has long straps and plenty of room for everything for going to the beach, going to a quilting event or every day running around. Pattern is included with class fee. Dates: Saturday, May 30, 2015, 1:00 - 3:00 AND Saturday, June 6, 2015. 1:00 - 4:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
Use the Sidekick ruler (or create your own template with template plastic) to make this 20.5 inch x 23 inch table topper. There are no - Y - seams. It looks much more difficult than it really is. Date: Sunday, June 14, 2015, 12:00 - 3:00 OR Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 12:00 - 3:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
How about learning a new technique! We will use it to make any one or all of seven different timeless block designs using 2.5 inch strips. By creating various 3-strip stratas (of light, medium and dark fabric) which are then cut with a template and twisted into various block designs, you can create a beautiful table runner or quilt of your own. Date: Saturday, May 16, 2015, 11:00 - 3:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
Barb will demonstrate a simple template that cuts 5 inch squares, 2 and one half inch x 5 inch rectangles, 2 and one half inch squares or uses the cross hatch mark to center a feature print. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending the demo. Dates: Sunday, April 26, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 OR Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
Barb will demonstrate how you can use the sidekick ruler to easily cut diamonds, triangles and 60 degree half-triangles in four sizes. This time saving tool also comes with full-color instructions. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending the demo. Dates: Saturday, May 23, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 OR Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00