Classes


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 1/2 inch strips. EASY ..... I PROMISE! Date: Saturday, August 1, 2015, 11:00 - 1:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
This is a small, easy to make, beginner friendly box created out of a small amount of fabric and other materials. It is perfect for gifts and fun to make. Date:Thursday, August 6, 2015, 12:00 - 2:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
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: July 11, 25, August 8, 22, September 12, 2015 10:00-1:00 pm $100.00/5 Sessions

Cost: $ 100.00
Fusible web and fusible bias tape are used to create this charming quilt as you go quilt. The finished size is 22 inches x 33 inches. Preparation prior to class is needed to get your supplies ready. Check the supply list early if you are considering joining in on the creative fun. Date: Sunday, August 9, 2015, 12:00 - 3:00 AND Sunday, August 16, 2015, 12:00 - 2:00 Cost: $50.00

Cost: $ 50.00
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: Thursdays, August 13, 2015 AND August 20, 2015, Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 50.00
This month’s table runner is a long slender facsimile of the American flag. Easy to create, it is made with 2 1/2 inch strips and scraps. Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 11:00 - 1:00 OR Saturday, August 22, 2015, 1:30 - 3:30 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
This month’s table runner is a long slender facsimile of the American flag. Easy to create, it is made with 2 1/2 inch strips and scraps. Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 11:00 - 1:00 OR Saturday, August 22, 2015, 1:30 - 3:30 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
Pam will demonstrate the Tumbler Single Strip Ruler by Creative Grids. This unique ruler is designed to cut 1 1/2 inch or 2 1/2 inch strips on the straight edge and 2 inch finished tumblers on the tumbler edge. All cutting is done from strip sets. Multiple layers can be cut at the same time. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending the demonstration Date: Sunday, August 23, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 OR Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
Pam will demonstrate the Tumbler Single Strip Ruler by Creative Grids. This unique ruler is designed to cut 1 1/2 inch or 2 1/2 inch strips on the straight edge and 2 inch finished tumblers on the tumbler edge. All cutting is done from strip sets. Multiple layers can be cut at the same time. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending the demonstration Date: Sunday, August 23, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 OR Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
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 1/2 inch squares and the - Primitive Pinwheels Tool - will create smaller ones. Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 11:00 - 3:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
Choose one of the three Triangle Frenzy table runner patterns (Runner, Hexagon, Swirl), a border print with at least four repeats and a 60 degree ruler to create an interesting runner or topper. Border print designs may use all four stripes, portions of 2-3 stripes, or one long strip.   Narrower strips will require less fabric and make a smaller runner. Longer runner variations require more fabric. Date: Sunday, August 30, 2015, 12:00 - 3:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
Use the unique Creative Grids Tumbler Single Strip Ruler and 2 1/2 inch strips to create this patriotic flag wall hanging or table runner. Finished size is 21 inches x 13 inches Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 12:00 - 3:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
The table runner this month is created from 8 different rectangles and a border. The top should be able to be completed and sandwiched for quilting in class. Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015, 1:30 - 3:30 OR Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 11:00 - 1:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
The table runner this month is created from 8 different rectangles and a border. The top should be able to be completed and sandwiched for quilting in class. Date: Saturday, September 12, 2015, 1:30 - 3:30 OR Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 11:00 - 1:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
Join Top Shelf Quilts in helping Operation Care Package again reach their goal of 9,000+ Christmas stockings for our troops. Last year we were able to donate 830+ stockings. Can we do that again? We are going to begin early. We will sew the stockings. Then the stockings will be stuffed at Operation Care Package with treats for our deployed troops. Complete kits will be ready for you at the shop as of September 17th. Kits will include instructions, fabric and trim to make two stockings and can be completed on your own. OR You are invited to Christmas Stocking Sew Days at TSQ, the first of which will be September 17th. (More date to follow.) Bring your machine and sewing tools. Stay a couple of hours or stay all day. We will have kits, mats, and irons, etc. for your use those days. Lunch. Chocolate? Join us as we have fun together and say Thank You to all those serving our country. Date: Thursday, September 17, 2015, 10:00 - 5:00 Cost: Free (All to reserve your space.)

Cost: $ FREE
Pam will demonstrate the Hex n More ruler from Jaybird Quilts. This tool cuts 4 shapes in 4 different sizes - Hexagons, 60 degree Triangles, Half-Hexagons and Jewels. All shapes are cut from strips. This time saving tool includes full-color instructions and online video. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending. Date: Sunday, September 20, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 OR Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
Pam will demonstrate the Hex n More ruler from Jaybird Quilts. This tool cuts 4 shapes in 4 different sizes - Hexagons, 60 degree Triangles, Half-Hexagons and Jewels. All shapes are cut from strips. This time saving tool includes full-color instructions and online video. Receive a $5.00 gift card for attending. Date: Sunday, September 20, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 OR Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
Remember the snowflake ornaments we made last Christmas? Or the spring ornaments hanging in the quilt shop? Would you like to know how to make these ornaments? Join us to create these fun-to-make, no sewing-needed, fabric ornaments with fabric for any occasion. Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015, 6:00 - 8:30 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
This striking quilt starts with strips and ends with beautiful butterflies and blooms in each square. The many colors make the quilt sparkle. Capture nature's beauty with the Butterfly Blooms Quilt Kit from RJR Fabrics! You'll receive the pattern and fabric (already cut to size) to sew this gorgeous quilt top. Once you master the first block, the rest are the same. Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015, 11:00 - 1:00 Cost: Free with Purchase of Kit

Cost: $ FREE
Have you been admiring wool applique quilts and table runners, but not sure how to get started. Paula will get you started with a fall table mat/topper and instructions on cutting, fusing, stitching and finishing your project. Date: Sunday, September 27, 2015, 12:00 - 2:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
This 17 1/2 inch x 40 1/2 inch runner is made using the Hex n More Ruler and 2 1/2 inch strip sets to create this interesting table runner. Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 11:00 - 2:00 OR Saturday, October 3, 2015, 11:00 - 2:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
This 17 1/2 inch x 40 1/2 inch runner is made using the Hex n More Ruler and 2 1/2 inch strip sets to create this interesting table runner. Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 11:00 - 2:00 OR Saturday, October 3, 2015, 11:00 - 2:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00