TRUNK SHOW - Thursday May 22

Come and join us for an exciting night hearing Helen Stubbins share her quilts and stories.  Helen is an internationally known teacher, pattern designer and fabric designer from Australia.  She will be teaching for 2 days and just to get us all excited she will do her trunk show  on Thursday night at 7:00 pm.

Free night out - Call to reserve a chair

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 appliquers) 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

Beyond Beginning Quilting - Mondays April 21, May 12
June 9, June 30

You know the basics now let's go beyond.  Erin developed this class to take her 101 graduates to the next level but any quilter desiring new skills is welcome to attend. Techniques covered include quarter squares, flying geese, curved piecing, and paper piecing.  Your finished quilt will included all these blocks and more.
This project will have 6 total classes, the last 2 classes to be set by students and teacher

 

Instructor:  Erin H. Time:  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Fee:  $60.00 pattern included

Gift Bag Bag - Saturday April 26

This class is always in demand so sign up early and don't get shut out.  This versatile bag makes a great gift or treat yourself to a new look for spring.  Have fun combining fabrics for your unique style.             

 

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

Michael Miller Clubhouse Quilt Block of the Month


Jewel               Spa

Daydream block of the month comes in 2 color ways - Daydream Jewel and Daydream Spa.  This starts in February. The quilt measures 86 x 104 and is $190.00.  You can pay $16.00 per month or pay all at once and get a 15% discount.  You don't want to miss out on this special quilt. 

CLASS NOTES:    A supply list for each class will be provided when you register.  Class registration requires receipt of payment in full for the class.  A limited number of sewing machines are available for student use, please ask when you register.

Samples of all of the quilts, wall hangings, and totes made in the classes are on display in the shop.  Pictures below may not always be representative of the exact class project - read the description!

Please note, if minimum enrollment is not met, your registration fee will be refunded.
We will maintain waiting lists for full classes to schedule additional sessions when possible.

Cancellation Policy: Students must cancel registration one week prior to class for fee refund.

Playing with Paintstiks - Sunday February 16


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

Expressions of the Heart - Saturday March 1

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 - 4:00 pm
Fee:  $45.00

Amazon Star- Sunday March 2, April 6, May 4

Amazon Star Quilt Kit

Come and quilt along with Tammy!  Join her in making this Judy Niemeyer paper-pieced quilt. The finished quilt measures 104" x 104".  Stop in to pick your fabrics, or a kit can be made up in your color way.

Instructor:
Tammy
Time: 
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee:  $10.00 per class - 3 classes
Bali Wedding Star - Saturday & Sunday 3/15, 3/16, 3/30, 4/13

Bali Wedding Star~Quiltworx.com, made by Inell Dunn
Quilted by Laura Earls
Inell named this quilt Starburst! She has also made Indian Summer and Christmas Celebration Tree Skirt.

Another great Judy Niemeyer quilt taught by a Certified Quiltworx Instructor. Includes four classes.  Judy Niemeyer has designed a set of Bali-pops specifically for this quilt, and we have them available if you decide you want to use them.  Or we can help you pick out fabrics.

Instructor:
Sue Wilson
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee:  $125.00, must purchase pattern

Glacier Star - Friday & Saturday 3/28, 3/29, 4/11, 4/12, 5/9, 5/10

Glacier Star, Quiltworx.com, Made by Diane Mitchell.

This is an EXCLUSIVE Judy Niemeyer pattern which can be obtained only from a Certified Quiltworx Shop.  Join Sue Wilson for this exciting Quiltworx Technique pattern.

Instructor:
Sue Wilson
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee:  $150.00, must purchase pattern

Studio Session for Quiltworx and Potluck
Second Friday or Saturday of the Month

Come and join us for a fun day of open sewing on your Quiltworx quilt. You can sew all day on your projects.  Tammy and Lisa will be available for guided assistance.  If you have taken a Quiltworx class here at the Quilt Foundry the day is free.  If you need help (or time) finishing a Quiltworx project started somewhere else the cost for the day is $20.00.  Please call ahead so we can reserve a spot for you and bring a dish to share for lunch.  You may sign up for either Friday or Saturday each month.  If you want to come both days, let us know and we will call you if there is room on the other day.  (January is only on FridaySaturday.)

Hostess:  Lisa Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Fee:
see above