Classes

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering quilting classes at the shop.   Samples of class projects are available for viewing at the shop, along with Sign-up Sheets for each class.  Payment for each class must be made to the teacher before class and supply list will be emailed or provided at first class.  Class sizes are limited so they will fill quickly!

NOTE: Some classes REQUIRE WORK AT HOME prior to START OF CLASS

 

QUILTING 101 (Beginning Quilting) CLASS – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

Beginning Quilting

Beginning Quilting

Recommended for Beginners or above. Four sessions – total 16 hour class. Prerequisites: Must have general sewing and machine operation knowledge.  BETWEEN SESSION HOMEWORK MAY BE NEEDED  Registration Fee $ 50.00
Offered: 4 Parts – 10:00 to 2:00 each session- Coming Soon
Form a solid background for future quilting projects as you are guided while you create your first mini quilt. Learn about templates, seam allowances, block design, piecing, borders, markings, sandwiching quilt, hand quilting, binding, hanging sleeve & quilt labels.

 

BLOCK OF THE MONTH 2016 – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

Ohio Star

Pinwheel

Pinwheel

Card Trick

Card Trick

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Attic Window

This class series will run once a month for 12 months, but only one Saturday a month!   Prerequisites: Must have general sewing and machine operation  knowledge. Registration Fee $ 25.00 per class
Offered:  12 Parts (Saturdays – 4th of each month)  – 10:00 to 2:00 each session 

5th Class – Ohio Star Block will be on June 25

6th Class – Pinwheel Block will be on July 23
7th Class – Card Trick Block will be on August 27
8th Class – Attic Window will be on September 24
9th Class – A Basket block will be on October 22
10th Class –  November19
11th Class – December 17
12th Class – January 28
We will NOT duplicate the blocks we’ve learned in Quilting 101 and 201. All of these blocks will be good for the beginning quilter. Some will be easier, others more complicated, but you’ll learn something with every block – Indian Hatchet, Pinwheel block, Log Cabin / Courthouse Steps, 3-D Bow tie, Card Tricks, A Basket block, A House block, Attic Windows, Ohio Star, Bear Paw / Duck’s Foot in the Mud, Snail’s Trail / Virginia Reel / Monkey Wrench, Crazy Quilt from our scraps.

DISAPPEARING NINE PATCH CLASS – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

Disappearing Nine Patch

Disappearing Nine Patch

Recommended for Beginner or Above – 4 hour class.  Registration Fee $ 35.00

Offered:  COMING SOON – 10:00 to 2:00

Learn the general techniques to create Disappearing or Tossed 9 Patch blocks and some of the multiple design options for a completed quilt.  Charm Pack friendly design.

String Quilt – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

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String Quilt

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String Quilt

Recommended for Beginner or Above – 4 hour class. Registration Fee $ 35.00
Offered:  Saturday March 18 – 10:00 to 2:00
Learn on how to make a String Quilt.
Introduction to foundation quilting and other techniques used in string quilts.
Great way to use stash fabrics or scraps. Kit will be available at class.

Different samples and books will be available in class.

HAND APPLIQUE CLASS – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

Hand Applique

Recommended for Confident Beginner or above – 4 hours each class.  Prerequisites: Basic sewing and quilting skills.  Registration Fee $ 50.00
Offered:  2 Part (Saturdays) March 4 & March 11 – 10:00 to 2:00 each session 
Create a Sunbonnet Sue block as you learn the techniques of appliqueing by hand. No sewing machine is required.
 

QUILTING 201 (Intermediate) CLASS – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

Lemoyne Star 1 of 4

Lemoyne Star – 1 of 4 201

Recommended for intermediate or above – 4 hours each class. The full series covers four blocks (optional). Each single block can be repeated or combine the block designs to form a sampler style quilt. Fat quarter friendly designs. Registration Fee $ 35.00 per class

 BLOCK – LEMOYNE STAR

Offered:  Every Wednesdays in March  – 10:00 to 2:00
Create a single Lemoyne Star block and learn set-in or Y-seam techniques. 

BLOCK – GRANDMOTHERS FLOWER GARDEN

Offered:   Every Wednesdays in March – 10:00 to 2:00
Create a single Grandmothers Fan block and learn techniques for working with hexagons.

BLOCK – DRUNKARDS PATH

Offered:   Every Wednesdays in March – 10:00 to 2:00
Create a single Drunkards Path block and learn techniques for working with curved seams.

BLOCK – GRANDMOTHER’S FAN

Offered: Every Wednesdays in March – 10:00 to 2:00
Create a single Grandmothers Fan block and learn techniques for working with curved seams and embellishment options.
 

HAND QUILTING CLASS – Instructor – Rebecca Ward

Hand Quilting

Hand Quilting

Recommended for Beginner or Above – 4 hour class.   Registration Fee $ 50.00 – includes supply package

Offered:  COMING SOON
Learn the basics of the traditional method of quilting your completed quilt sandwich (top, batting and backing) by hand.