Do you want to learn to quilt, but don’t know where to start? If the answer is “yes” then this class is for you! There is so much to learn, this is a 2 day class. You will learn the proper and safe way to use a rotary cutter, cutting mat, and ruler. Then you will put those skills to work, and make a throw top using focus fabric, and a 4 patch block. This class will be held Saturday, March 10th, for the first day, and Saturday, April 14th for the second day. Both classes will start at 9:30. These classes are taught by Donna Robinson. You will have homework between classes. Cost of this class is $35.00. There is no pattern fee. No refunds will be given after March 3rd.
FREE MOTION QUILTING
Many of you have expressed an interest in learning to do free motion quilting. We will have a class on Saturday, March 17th, starting at 9:30. This class will be taught by Linda Barnhill, who is an excellent free motion quilter. You will be given a supply list when you sign up. In order to take this class, you must be able to drop or cover the feed dogs on your sewing machine. Cost of this class is $25.00, and a materials fee of $5.00. No refunds will be given after March 10th.
BLOCK OF THE MONTH
Our block of the month for 2018 will be starting on Wednesday, March 21st at 9:30. We have a sample of this quilt in the store, and it is a beauty!! This is a 9 month BOM program. This quilt is a sampler quilt, and it is a queen size. This class will be taught by Jo Jackson who has made the quilt we have on display. This quilt is made out of Moda “Kansas Troubles” fabric, which will be made up into kits for you monthly. You will need to bring your sewing machine in good working order, your sewing equipment, and a neutral thread. Call the store for pricing. No refunds will be given after
You might have seen the Dresden Star quilt pattern, and thought it looked super hard to make! Let avid quilter Joyce Tolliver-Wilson show you just how easy it is! Come take the class with Joyce on Saturday, April 21st, starting at 9:30. You will be given a supply list when you sign up for the class. Cost of this class is $25.00, plus the cost of the ruler, and the pattern. Cost of these 2 items has not been determined, but I will know when you sign up. No refunds will be given after April 14th.
We all know if you quilt you have scraps. I don’t know about you, but I HATE to throw scrap fabric away! Let Donna Robinson show you how to make those scraps into cute quilt blocks, then she will show you how to take those blocks and make them into a beautiful quilt! You will need to bring your scraps of all sizes and colors PRESSED and ready to cut! If you have a small cutting mat, rotary cutter, and ruler, that would be helpful. If not, we can supply them for you. This class will be held on Saturday, April 28th, starting at 9:30. Cost of this class is $35.00. No refunds will be given after April 21st.
BLOCK OF THE MONTH
If you have a “Block of the Month” project you need to finish, bring it in the first Tuesday of the month and work on it here. It doesn’t matter where your BOM was purchased, you are welcome to come here and work on it! Bring your fabric, pattern and sewing equipment, and enjoy a fun day with us! The BOM day for March is the 6th, and for April the BOM day is the 3rd. We start at 10:00, or whenever you can come, and end at 4:00, or whenever you need to leave. There is no charge for this fun day filled day!
QUILTING WITH FRIENDS
Come join us for a day of relaxed sewing! Bring your projects, your machine, and come have fun! If you prefer, you are welcome to bring handwork. We meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. The dates for March are the 13th and the 27th. The dates for April are the 10th, and the 24th. We start at 10:00, or whenever you can come, and end at 4:00, or whenever you need to leave. There is no charge for this fun day!
EMBROIDERING WITH FRIENDS
Bring your embroidery machine, your projects, and come join us for the day. We meet on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. The date for March is the 20th, and the date for April is the 17th. We start at 10:00, or whenever you can come, and end at 4:00, or whenever you need to leave. Don’t want to transport your embroidery machine? Treat this like a sewing day, and bring your sewing or quilting projects. There is no charge for this fun day!