A Gathering Place for Quilters
 
       
Let us show you all the tips and tricks for all the wonderful machine applique you see throughout the shop. Find out how fun and easy it really is!

Cost: $ 40.00
Do you want to learn beginning quilting the easy way? You'll discover a wealth of quilting tips, including quilting terms and supplies, rotary cutting, seam allowances, how to choose fabric and prints and understand fabric grain. At the end of two sessions you will have pieced your first quilt top and learn about finishing your quilt.

Cost: $ 50.00
Are your bindings limp? Are your corners too curvy? Would you like them to straighten up? If so, take this binding technique class featuring four techniques. Learn how to make the perfect French Fold binding, including mitering, turning corners and the perfect ending (including hand stitching). Create and sew a binding entirely on the machine (no hand sewing) with a Piping Binding. You will love this! We also tackle Bias bindings so you’ll know why, how and when to use them. And, when you need your binding to be invisible, the Gallery Binding is your answer.

Cost: $ 25.00
The Fancy Forest quilt pattern is an animal sampler quilt featuring all your favorite pieced animal blocks by Elizabeth Hartman including Fancy Fox, Hazel Hedgehog and newcomer Frances Firefly.You will always be able to frolic through the forest with this super cute (and scrap-friendly) sampler quilt, in two size choices!

Cost: $ 40.00
The Fractured Paintbox was designed as a beginner pattern to introduce quilters paper piecing! The project is fast, uses only one foundation block, employs simple cutting techniques, and is an affordable and fun way to jump into your first paper piecing project! It is meant to make those new to the process find confidence, understanding, and success! This class is taught by Judy Neimeyer Certified Instructor, Kathy Carter Sweek

Cost: $ 65.00
Don’t let the name throw you, you’ll learn the origin of it when you take the class. Three fabrics based on value, three sizes offered. Blocks consist of quick piecing and, of course, there’s always quick tips thrown in along the way. LOVE the sashing and pieced border…It really helps to make the quilt a success!.

Cost: $ 65.00
You’ve finished your top—now what to do? This class is about the basics of Machine Quilting, both walking foot and free motion quilting and is excellent for beginning quilters—or quilters who would like to improve their skills.

Cost: $ 50.00
Learn the secret of piecing small strips of fabric into larger section to create clever, improvisational quilts that will delight both beginner and veteran quilters. Endlessly flexible and relaxing, this technique allows you to customize the quilt to any size.

Cost: $ 40.00
“Wake Up Cup” This class is an introduction to the technique “Material Matrix”, developed by Sandra Bruce and is inspired by the painter, Chuck Close. You will use the photo of the cup provided to you, and pick fabrics to turn the photo into your own interpretation. The supply list is easy and short, and you will learn something completely different! It’s wonky, and is a freeing piecing process. Refer to Sandra’s website sandrabruce.com, and Flickr under her name for more photos of her work, so you can see the possibilities!

Cost: $ 100.00
This quilt looks complicated, but it's deceptively simple! It's also a great pattern for showing off those favorite prints that you just can't bear to cut into tiny pieces. This quilt works well with fat quarters.

Cost: $ 40.00
Do you HATE paper piecing? Is tearing away the paper a royal pain? I think so too! That’s why I teach freezer paper piecing! No sewing on the paper, no tearing the paper away later. Make a lovely wall hanging using this quick, fun and easy freezer paper technique.

Cost: $ 40.00
Need help with a project? Want to learn to quilt? Puzzled by directions for a dress? Need some hand quilting or piecing help? Just want to sew in a comfortable and congenial atmosphere? Join our experienced teacher every Wednesday night from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Pat has been quilting for over 20 years and has been sewing garments and home decoration for even longer. Tuesday Evenings beginning Jan 12 5:30-8:30 p.m. $10 each class You must call ahead to reserve a space.

Cost: $ 10.00