A Gathering Place for Quilters
 
       
It's a Garden Party! Let us show you all the tips and tricks for this wonderful machine appliqué. Use the techniques I teach to make a pillow, table topper or make all 12 blocks to create an entire quilt!

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
Boomerang is a clever pattern by Jaybird quilts, it uses the Super Sidekick ruler (or template plastic) to create pieced triangles make up this delightful quilt.  

Cost: $ 40.00
Based on Katja Marek's Millefiore Quilt,unlock the possibilities within hexagons and make your own unique blocks! Learn the glue-basting method of English Paper Piecing, then use it to create exciting designs. It’s addicting & fun!

Cost: $ 30.00
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
In theory, this is introduced as a ‘scrap quilt’, but don’t feel you can’t use a set color scheme or line of fabrics. Several techniques will be used in the construction of the quilt, with emphasis on chain piecing. Part of the fun to this quilt is giving suggestions for other possible layouts.

Cost: $ 65.00
Are you ready for an adventure! The mystery is all about the clues which start the moment you sign up. If you haven’t done a mystery quilt before, you’re in for a treat! Here's how the mystery quilt works. The fabric requirements and cutting instructions are given to you before the class. Construction steps are given throughout the day during the class -- just enough to keep you guessing! At the end, Linda will give you the final construction steps and reveal the mystery. Gather the total yardages listed. Now get ready to have some fun!

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. If you have a quilt that you are ready to quilt and would like help--be sure to bring it.

Cost: $ 50.00
“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
Muse: any number of sister goddesses or any goddess presiding over a particular art! Muse is a 3 month BOM, each month you will learn a new block. These Muse blocks are put together to create a stunning quilt. Additionally, the book has instructions for making several bonus quilt patterns. This quilt can be made by a confident beginner.

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
A great,fun class that will use your jelly roll remains or any collection of strips you have accumulated or want to cut. The size of the strip will determine the size of your finished top, the method works the same! A bit like a bargello you have great movement. Learn tips and tricks in dealing with strips and strata with a dramatic and fun outcome.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn the basics of sewing and create a fun Tote. Kids love to sew and this class offers all the skills needed to get started. Learn how to use the sewing machine, measure and cut fabric and sew. Signed Permission form required.**Age 9 years old and over.

Cost: $ 100.00
You have the basics, now create a pair of pj pants and a pillow case to match. Learn how to follow a commercial pattern and instruction sheet, insert an elastic waistband, make a french seam and a special hem. Kids love to sew!!! Class size limited* Minimum age Age 9 years Pre requisite- Kids Love to Sew Intro

Cost: $ 100.00