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
COFFEE FILTER FAN QUILT W/PAULA K

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, February 26, 2015, 6:00-8:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
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
MR. & MRS. FROSTY ONE PATCH TABLE RUNNER W/PAM S

This pattern is Fat Quarter Friendly! The tumblers are cut using the One-Derful One Patch Ruler (by Marti Mitchell) and includes the pattern for the fusible applique of Mr. & Mrs. Frosty. The finished size is 14 inches x 42 inches. Dates: Sunday, January 25, 2015, 1:00-3:00 OR Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 12:00-2:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
NIGHT SKY QUILT W/JOANNE S

Join us and create beautiful mono-chromatic stars with depth and detail using 4 shades of fabric from the same color family for each block. Use these blocks to create anything from a baby to a king size quilt. Date: Sunday, February 22, 2015, 12:0-4:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
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
STRIP TUBE QUILT W/BARB H

Strip tubing is a terrific technique to add to your quilting skills. There are any number of applications. This technique is perfect for pre-cut 2 1/2 inch strips. With the strip tubing book and the strip tube ruler you will create a large throw quilt. Date: Sautrday, February 21, 2015, 11:00-3:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
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: CHARMING 5 SQUARE W/PAM

Pam will demonstrate a simple 5 inch square 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, February 15, 2015, 1:00-2:00 OR Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 1:00 -2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
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 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00