Make Your First Quilt
Oct
18
to Nov 29

Make Your First Quilt

This is your chance to become a quilter! Karen will begin with an introductory session discussing the tools, terms, and skills you will need to make your first quilt. You have the choice of making either a small wallhanging or a table runner. In the continuing sessions, she will guide you through the construction of sampler blocks. This is a great opportunity to learn all about quilting!

Dates: Thursday, October 18, November 8, 15, and 29, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Instructor: Karen B.
Fee: $36.00

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Margo Wallet Bag
Nov
14
to Nov 28

Margo Wallet Bag

This shoulder or cross body bag is perfect for every day use with wallet and zippered pockets. The adjustable strap makes it very versatile. It has a compact design, but has a place for everything you carry. A convenient set of pockets under the flap hold ID and credit cards securely, yet is easy to access. Great for travel or a day of power shopping!

Date: Wednesday, November 14 (10:00 - 11:30 am) and 28 (10:00 am - 12:00 noon), 2018
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Alicia S.

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Square Tuffet
Nov
16
to Nov 30

Square Tuffet

Little Miss Muffet would love to sit on this tuffet! Make a bold statement by creating this wonderful footstool that is sturdy enough to serve as a low seat, as well. Your own fabric, whether brightly colored modern fabric or traditional fabric, will be perfect to make this one-of- a-kind square tuffet. The technique is easier than you may think! Fusible interfacing makes this project come together beautifully.

Date: Friday, November 16 and 30, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Special Guest, Liz Robson

 

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Minkee Blanket
Nov
18
12:00 PM12:00

Minkee Blanket

Learn how to work with plush style fabrics by making this flip and stitch, quilt as you go throw. You will be thrilled to learn how easy they are to make. Warning! Everyone will fight over this, so you may want to make more than one. 

Date: Sunday, November 18, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Sue C.
Fee: $29.00

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Basic Machine Applique
Nov
21
10:00 AM10:00

Basic Machine Applique

Learn all of the skills needed to achieve great results for machine appliqué. Explore how to use fusibles and machine settings for specialty stitches, such as blanket stitch and satin stitch. You will also learn about threads and stabilizers.

Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Ruth L.

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Creative Hand Stitching Techniques
Nov
27
2:00 PM14:00

Creative Hand Stitching Techniques

Michelle will cover the basics of hand needlework including needles, threads, and fibers to guide students in this popular resurgent hand embroidery trend. A variety of stitch types will be covered, including outline stitches, textural filler stitches, circular stitches, decorative edging stitches and more as students stitch along.

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Time: 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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Quilting Basics
Nov
29
2:30 PM14:30

Quilting Basics

Learn how to accurately use quilting tools (such as a rotary cutter), understand the vocabulary of quilting, sew an accurate 1/4" seam, pin, press, and more. These tips and tricks will help you start your first project or refresh your memory. 

Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Karen B.

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Bendy Bag and Sweetpea Pod
Dec
10
10:00 AM10:00

Bendy Bag and Sweetpea Pod

The Bendy Bag is perfect for carrying gear, cords, goodies and more! When unzipped (in one swift move!), your Bendy will stand ready with its mouth wide open for easy access. We have zippers in every color: from fun contrasty to matchy combinations. Leftovers from the Bendy Bag are enough to make a Sweetpea Pod, too. The Sweetpea Pod, when unzipped, stands open for easy access to add or remove your treasures. This cutie measures 3" x 6” so it tucks easily inside another bag, attached to a key chain, or with an added strap for a wristlet.

Date: Monday, December 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Alicia S.

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Art Quilt Techniques
Dec
16
12:30 PM12:30

Art Quilt Techniques

Kathy’s artwork has been featured in galleries and museums country-wide. In this lecture/demo, Kathy will show you that you don’t have to be an artist to be creative. Learn her techniques to create dimension using thread, surface embellishment and fabric. Bring paper and pencil, and prepare to learn from a master.

Date: Sunday, December 16, 2018
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Kathy P.

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Saturday Kids' Class: Pillowcase
Jan
5
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Kids' Class: Pillowcase

Choose your own fabric to create this pillowcase for yourself or a friend! Put the pillowcase on your bed, wrap a gift in it, or just give it to someone to brighten their day.

Date: Saturday, January 5, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa B.
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies

This class is intended for kids 9 and older. Small projects are completed within the class. Sewing machines are provided, as well as all the basic sewing supplies. Class size is limited, advance registration is required.

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Magnolia Bucket Bag
Jan
7
to Jan 14

Magnolia Bucket Bag

This bag has a casual, classic look that can be made with or without a drawstring closure. The finished size is 9 1/2” wide at the base, 12” high and 5 1/2” deep. Our sample has a sophisticated look featuring cork and modern quilting cotton.

Date:  Monday, January 7 and 14, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Pam K.    
   
                     

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Laura Heine Pattern Techniques
Jan
13
12:00 PM12:00

Laura Heine Pattern Techniques

Everyone is crazy about these beautiful and totally unique collage patterns. Join Rose as she helps you get started, specifically with fabric selection and organization to ensure success. You will never look at fabric the same way again! 

Date: Sunday, January 13, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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Handbag Techniques Workshop
Jan
22
10:00 AM10:00

Handbag Techniques Workshop

In this hands-on workshop, Michelle will cover many of the tips, tricks, and techniques necessary to create a professional looking handbag or tote. Zippers, piping, handles and closures are just a few of the topics she’ll teach during this comprehensive class.

Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fee: $59.00, includes kit
Instructor: Michelle M. 

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Basic Machine Applique
Jan
29
1:00 PM13:00

Basic Machine Applique

Learn all of the skills needed to achieve great results for machine appliqué. Explore how to use fusibles and machine settings for specialty stitches, such as blanket stitch and satin stitch. You will also learn about threads and stabilizers.

Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Ruth L.

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Edge to Edge Quilting with your Embroidery Machine
Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

Edge to Edge Quilting with your Embroidery Machine

Just in time to finish your holiday projects! If you have ever wanted to quilt with your embroidery machine, then this class is for you! Bring a small quilt “sandwich” and pick some of the designs in the book. You will be amazed at how easy and fun it is! Minimum hoop size is 6" x 10” and a book is required.


Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Kathy D.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Nov
10
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing ma- chine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm OR 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Beyond Crazy Quilting
Nov
5
10:00 AM10:00

Beyond Crazy Quilting

Explore the history and art of creating a crazy quilt. You will also create your own crazy quilt block with a modern twist - using decorative stitches and dimensional free motion lace. Kathy has combined two of her popular classes into one to create a unique project with one-of-a-kind surface embellishments.

Date:  Monday, November 5, 2018
TIme: 10:00 am - 1:00pm
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Kathy P

 

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Pumpkin Spice
Nov
4
to Nov 11

Pumpkin Spice

Store exclusive taught by the pattern designer! Learn how to turn ordinary applique into EXTRAORDINARY applique. This beautiful raw-edge applique project features decorative stitches and surface design. Kathy will guide students in not only the construction process, but in making artistic decisions regarding color, design, and embellishment.

Dates: Sunday, November 4 and 11, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Instructor: Kathy P.
Fee: $32.00

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Daisy
Nov
4
to Nov 11

Daisy

Join Renee to make one of our favorites! this modern Dresden Plate has a folded edge applique on a pieced background. Learn interesting new techniques on this traditional quilt with a modern flair. 

Date: Sunday November 4 and November 11, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Renee C.


Limited number of kits featuring Moda fabrics available. 

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Borders and Finishing Touches
Oct
30
1:30 PM13:30

Borders and Finishing Touches

A real trouble spot for many quilters is how to apply a perfect border. A finished quilt should be flat and square. Learn the proper way to measure and apply a border that will frame your quilt top beautifully. Also learn about the final touches that will make your quilt flat and easier to quilt.

Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Rose M.

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Secrets to Perfect Binding
Oct
30
10:00 AM10:00

Secrets to Perfect Binding

Learn how to hand bind or machine bind your quilt with tips from Rose. Binding puts the finishing touch on every quilt. Learn how to apply beautifully flat and even mitered corners.

Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Erin

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Saturday Kids' Class:  Placemats
Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Kids' Class: Placemats

Spruce up your dinner table with this unique placemat! Students will be able to choose their own fabric.

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa B
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies

This class is intended for kids 9 and older. Small projects are completed within the class. Sewing machines are provided, as well as all the basic sewing supplies. Class size is limited, advance registration is required.

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Mondo Bag
Oct
19
to Nov 2

Mondo Bag

 This is a great beginner project even though it looks a little tricky! The secret is using a preprinted foundation to create your fabric base. This roomy bag is perfect for a day trip or your next sewing class. 

Date: Friday, October 19 and November 2, 2018
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Alicia S.
 

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Improv Piecing
Oct
19
10:30 AM10:30

Improv Piecing

Be creative! Eunice will help you get started, without a pattern, to create a unique project. Improve your confidence and “just play” by working in sections, and going with the flow!
Eunice will bring several samples of other pieces featuring improvisational piecing for inspiration.

Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Time: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Fee: $55.00
Guest Instructor: Eunice Scully
 

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Make Your First Quilt
Oct
17
to Nov 14

Make Your First Quilt

This is your chance to become a quilter! Karen will begin with an introductory session discussing the tools, terms, and skills you will need to make your first quilt. You have the choice of making either a small wallhanging or a table runner. In the continuing sessions, she will guide you through the construction of sampler blocks. This is a great opportunity to learn all about quilting!

Dates: Wednesday, October 17, 24, November 7 and 14, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Instructor: Karen B.
Fee: $36.00

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Zippy Crossbody
Oct
15
to Oct 29

Zippy Crossbody

Pretty and practical crossbody bag in two sizes! Each bag features three zipper pockets to easily organize your things! The Zippy Crossbody Bags are the perfect size for traveling, shopping and gifting. Our sample features the popular and trendy cork combined with quilt cotton.

Date: Monday, October 15 and 29
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Alicia S.

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Special Guest Nancy Kloster - Quiltworx Wrapped in Ribbon Table Runner Workshop
Oct
13
to Oct 27

Special Guest Nancy Kloster - Quiltworx Wrapped in Ribbon Table Runner Workshop

In the Wrapped in Ribbon Table Runner Workshops we will cover Foundation Paper Piecing, Template Layout Sheets, Floating Points, and Smart Corners; features that have become design standards to Judy's patterns. In addition to learning Judy’s fast and efficient paper piecing techniques, you will learn the ease of Curved Piecing and her Famous Floating points.  

The pattern includes enough papers to make (2) 17 X 51 Table Runners.
The skill level ranges from beginner to advanced

Date: Saturday, October 13 and 27, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $85.00
Instructor: Nancy Kloster (certified Judy Niemeyer instructor)

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Machine Quilting 101
Oct
11
10:00 AM10:00

Machine Quilting 101

All aspects of machine quilting will be covered, including layering, marking methods, stitch types, background fillers, and specialty feet. Learn techniques that will expand your experience. You will gain the confidence and skills needed to tackle machine quilting.

Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Fee: $54.00, includes kit
Instructor: Crystal S.

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Paper Piecing
Oct
9
2:00 PM14:00

Paper Piecing

Paper piecing can be a bit daunting to tackle on your own. Learn the tools you will need and paper piecing techniques through step by step instruction. Students will create a block in class.

Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Judy G.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Oct
9
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing ma- chine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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T-Shirt Quilt
Oct
6
10:00 AM10:00

T-Shirt Quilt

Do you have a drawer full of t-shirts commemorating sporting, theater, or summertime activities? Memorialize those accomplishments with a quilt that will become a conversation piece.

This class is intended for beginner students with basic sewing skills. Students should know how to use a rotary cutter and ruler, achieve an accurate 1/4" seam, and have a basic knowledge of their sewing machine prior to class.

Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Sue C.
Fee: $32.00

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Wool Applique To Plant a Flower
Oct
5
to Oct 12

Wool Applique To Plant a Flower

Learn the techniques to work with wool fabric for a wonder- fully modern, primitive piece! Michelle will teach both hand and machine appliqué techniques on wool. Learn a variety of stitches that will be beautiful with our Sue Spargo threads and wide selection of wool in charm packs, bundles and scrap bags.

Date: Friday, October 5 and 12, 2018
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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Mediterranean Hexagons
Oct
3
10:00 AM10:00

Mediterranean Hexagons

Students will use a hex template to fussy cut several fabrics, highlighting large blooms as the focus for this fabulous quilt. Choose bright or subtle fabrics for the points to completely change the flavor of your finished project!  Kits available while supplies last. 

Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Nan W.

*Limited kits available at store (can purchase even if you are unable to take the class)*

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Midtown Bag
Oct
1
to Oct 8

Midtown Bag

This wonderful bag features padded straps, sturdy inside and outside pockets, and zippered closure.  A must have carry-all for every outing!

Date: Monday, October 1 (10:00 am - 12:00 pm) and October 8 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm) 
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Debi V.

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Saturday Kids' Class: Zipper Mouth
Sep
29
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Kids' Class: Zipper Mouth

Isn't this zipper pouch the cutest (or scariest!)?! Choose your own fabric to be creative with your own monster.

Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa B.
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies

This class is intended for kids 9 and older. Small projects are completed within the class. Sewing machines are provided, as well as all the basic sewing supplies. Class size is limited, advance registration is required.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Sep
26
1:00 PM13:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing ma- chine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm OR 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Heart Clasp Purse
Sep
25
to Oct 9

Heart Clasp Purse

Special details, like the sweet heart-shaped clasp and deco- rative piping, make this purse unique. Use as a clutch or add a leather handle to use this purse as a petite handbag. This pattern includes the metal clasp needed to finish it perfectly.

Date: Tuesday, September 25 and October 9, 2018
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Alicia S.
 

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Laura Heine Pattern Techniques
Sep
25
1:00 PM13:00

Laura Heine Pattern Techniques

Everyone is crazy about these beautiful and totally unique collage patterns. Join Rose as she helps you get started, specifically with fabric selection and organization to ensure success. You will never look at fabric the same way again! 

Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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Minkee Blanket
Sep
16
12:00 PM12:00

Minkee Blanket

Learn how to work with plush style fabrics by making this flip and stitch, quilt as you go throw. It will be loved and cuddled by your little ones as well as grown-ups. You will be thrilled to learn how easy they are to make. Warning! Everyone will fight over this, so you may want to make more than one.

Date: Sunday, September 16, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Sue C.

 

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Basic Machine Applique
Sep
15
1:00 PM13:00

Basic Machine Applique

Learn all of the skills needed to achieve great results for machine appliqué. Explore how to use fusibles and machine settings for specialty stitches, such as blanket stitch and satin stitch. You will also learn about threads and stabilizers.

Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Ruth L.

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Santa Tablerunner
Sep
13
to Sep 14

Santa Tablerunner

This is the cutest tablerunner EVER! All machine types are welcome in this three hour class, and students will complete one section of this darling Santa project. Students must bring a USB stick to class, as the design is included in the class fee and will be available on the day of class.

Date: Thursday, September 13 and Friday, September 14, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $49.00, includes design
Instructor: Judy G.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Sep
11
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing ma- chine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm OR 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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