A Gathering Place for Quilters
 
       
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
This project is a great way to use up leftover fabric scraps. It makes a beautiful, decorative basket that’s also useful. Create your shape and go!

Cost: $ 25.00
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
Looking for a hand quilting class? Discover the rocking stitch to create small, even stitches, and how to use hand quilting to enhance and embellish your piecing. Session 1: Learn the supplies needed for a successful start, the hand quilter's rocking stitch, how to tie a quilter's knot, and how to mark your top and the many options available. Session 2: Learn how to design a quilting pattern for your tops with plenty of examples and patterns for traditional, modern and art quilts. Bring your tops for us to evaluate and suggest designs for easy and beautiful quilting.

Cost: $ 50.00
You asked for it after you finished your first quilt. Let’s take up where we left off with a more advanced quilting camp. Improve your piecing, sewing techniques and accuracy. Class size limited* Pre requisite- Kids Beginning Quilting

Cost: $ 100.00
This one can be your new “Holy Cow” quilt! Think of two fabrics you like together, maybe a wonderful batik with lots of colors and a background. I offer the quilt in two sizes, a very large square or rectangle. The pattern contains several blocks…Ohio star, Log Cabin, plus a little extra. The quilt has quick piecing methods. It’s a very stunning quilt and you’ll enjoy the look of it when you finish.

Cost: $ 65.00
This pattern is an 1800’s pattern, simple yet very striking. You’ll use an assortment of fat quarters along with your background. There are several sizes to choose from. What makes this traditional pattern from the 1900’s so spectacular is not only the fabrics/design, but the border… You’ll find it goes nicely with the quilt.

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
Learn how to embroider with your home sewing machine. You must have a sewing machine with an embroidery module for this class. We will cover hoops, stabilizers, needles, threads and positioning. Finally, you will embroider a design of your choice.

Cost: $ 60.00
10 fresh quilt patterns can be made using just one block! Whether you are a new or experienced quilter, there is something for everyone in this class. Have fun making a striking modern quilt using a traditional block.

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 Tuesday 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. You must call ahead to reserve a space.

Cost: $ 10.00
Grab your scraps and fat quarters and spend an inspiring day with Australian Fabric/Book/Pattern designer, Jen Kingwell. There’s nothing like the Aussie eye for color and pattern, and Jen’s a hoot! She describes herself as a traditional quilter with a modern twist. Loves scrappy quilts and the more fabrics she can use in a single project the happier she is.

Cost: $ 100.00
String Quilts have been around for centuries, but in String Quilt Revival, this time-tested artform is given a new life! Learn to sew string quilt blocks by following clear step-by step instructions with helpful tips, and discover a new type of foundation: no-show mesh stabilizer, which minimizes distortion and doesn’t need to be removed. It’s sure to become a favorite!

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: $ 85.00