Gran's Sewing Box - Friday May 23

 

 

Using simple embroidery and precut hexies, make this gorgeous sewing box to hold all your stitching goodies just like Gran did. This class will teach you a variety of techniques including: English paper piecing using Hugs 'n Kisses iron on/washout hexie papers and many embroidery stitches.

You will start both techniques in class and Helen will talk you through the process of finishing your project at home.

Instructor:  Helen Stubbins       Time:  10:00 am - 4:00 pm   Fee:  $45.00

You Are My Sunshine Tablerunner - Saturday May 24

 

 

 

 

Using Hugs 'n Kisses Applique' paper and a glue pen, you can not get a simpler method to perfecting needleturn applique' by hand -- class will cover perfect circles (the bane of all applique'rs) points, bias technique and sewing methods.  Convert to machine applique' if you prefer.  We will make the center of a simple tablerunner in  a hands on class.  When finished just wash, semi dissolve and voila'!  A work of art with no stress at all....

 

Teacher:  Helen Stubbins

Time:  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee:  $45.00

Thread Painting - Sunday May 18

 Another great class by a great teacher, Jean Overmeyer.  Jean will teach you the fundamentals of thread painting with your sewing machine.  Use beautiful threads to create a striking and fun floral wall hanging.             

 

Instructor:  Jean O. Time: 11: 00 am - 3:00 pm $45.00 pattern included

Scrappy Spoolin' Around - Tuesday May 20

Join Deb L. for another fun scrappy quilt.   You'll need 40  2 1/2"  to complete this  quilt.  You can use a jelly roll or just strips from your stash.

 

Instructor:  Deb L. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $20.00 pattern included

 

4 Patch Stacked Posie - Wednesday May 28

Mary is at it again.  She has a quick and easy quilt that you can master in just one night.  It uses one fabric in the blocks and is very easy to piece.

 

Instructor:  Mary C. Time: 5: 00 pm - 9:00 pm $20.00 must purchase pattern

Beginning Applique' - Wednesday June 4, July 2, Aug 6 and Sept. 3

If you always wanted to take an applique' class from Mary Clark but felt you didn't have the time to make a larger quilt this is just one block.  You will learn various techniques for hand appliques'.

 

Instructor:  Mary C. Time: 6: 00 pm - 8:00 pm $20.00 per class  must purchase pattern

Crackers Quilt - Saturday June 7

Another great beginner Judy Niemeyer/Quiltworx quilt.  We have had a lot of requests for this class, so, join in the fun and see what it's all about.

 

Instructor:  Lisa S. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $20.00  must purchase pattern

Playing with Paintstiks - Sunday June 8


 

In this class, we will experiment with different ways to apply Paintstiks to fabric, using rubbing plates, stamps, stencils and painter’s tape.  We will cover the basics from preparing your Paintstiks and blending colors, to easy ways to clean your tools.  After playing with different techniques on fabric samples, we will create a stenciled motif, suitable for creating a beautiful quilt!
 

Instructor:
Jean O.
Time: 
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fee:  $40.00

 

Young Adult Camp - Monday - Friday June 23 -27

Join Chris and Lisa for a fun week of learning to make your first quilt.  Ages for this class are 10 -18, sorry Mom only the kids are allowed for this fun week.  All supplies are included and we even longarm quilt the finished project.  Bring a sack lunch and lots of laughter.     

 

Instructor:  Lisa S. & Chris F. Time: 10: 00 am - 2:00 pm  $150.00

Stepping Stones - Sunday June 29

This class is back by popular demand.   It's a great way to get started with paper piecing the Judy Niemeyer/Quiltworx way.  You can either do the Stepping Stones quilt or the Cappuccino placemats and tablerunner.     

 

Instructor:  Lisa S. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $25.00 must purchase pattern

Fractured Paint Box - Sunday July 13

This is a great beginner quilt for paper piecing.  It uses 2 1/2" strips and is very easy to make.   Come in and see the one Lisa made, it's very different from the pattern picture.  Tammy says it looks like stained glass.            

 

Instructor:  Lisa S. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $25.00 must purchase pattern

Mondo Bag - Saturday July 19

This is a Fun Quick Project. Perfectly-matched seams, easy construction, make this roomy, comfortable bag using the Quiltsmart grid interfacing technique. Bag bottom is about 10" square with 17" tall sides. You must purchase the pattern and fusible interfacing.  You need to come to class with your 236  2 1/2" squares pre-cut. 

Instructor:  Chris F. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $20.00 must purchase pattern and interfacing

 

 

Free Motion Zig Zag -  Sunday July 20

This class is for students who’d like to make a simple, but jazzy, art quilt.  Students will learn to enhance a design by couching decorative threads, and using free-motion zig zag to machine appliqué on a provided pattern.  Optional beading, free-motion quilting choices and alternative methods for finishing the art quilt will be discussed, to provide students the opportunity to express their own unique preferences on a pattern designed by Jean Overmeyer.  The techniques learned in this class can easily be applied to other patterns/designs.
            

 

Instructor:  Jean O. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $40.00 pattern included

 

Mat Tote Bag - Saturday July 26

Another Chris Foreman original bag.  For those of you who have taken a class from Chris before you know what a great teacher she is.  Join her in making this tote that is perfect for carrying you cutting mat and rulers to classes.
            

 

Instructor:  Chris F. Time: 10: 00 am - 3:00 pm $20.00 pattern included