Quilt Etc.

Classes


Learn a binding technique that is done entirely on your sewing machine. This method has an elegant integral flange (instead of piping) in the binding, and does not require any fancy machine feet, cording or glue. *Kit purchase required $7.00.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn how to tie a quilt with 7 different stitches. Techniques, yarns and different threads will be discussed. You will make a sample of all the stitches to keep as a reference.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join me on an undersea adventure as we learn some fun tricks for putting together this nautical inspired quilt. We will discuss color placement and sewing tricks to make this queen sized quilt come together easily. Free pattern with class.

Cost: $ 15.00
The man in your life would love this striking quilt. It's easier than it looks. The keys to the quilt are organization and an accurate 1/4" seam. I will help you with both. We will also cover partial seams. *Pattern purchase required: Antelope Canyon by Laurie Shifrin.

Cost: $ 15.00
Just about anything can fit in this large tote bag. It's made from fabric tubes filled with batting then zig zag stitched together. Make a bag that will stand tall or make it a bit slouchy. Leave it plain or add inside pockets and an outside closure. *Pattern purchase required: Anything Goes by Aunties Two.

Cost: $ 15.00
Regular sewing machine maintenance is something you can do yourself. Cleaning and oiling your machine will keep it in working order and ready when you need it. You should clean your machine regularly, after every use if you can. But let's be honest - who does that? Cary will show you how to clean and maintain your machine for smooth sewing and to prevent unnecessary wear and tear.

Cost: $ 20.00
Choose fabrics to make you own custom scatter rug. Sew strips filled with batting in this easy technique to make a rug small enough for your bathroom or big enough for your dining room. *Pattern purchase required: Bats in the Rug by Aunties Two.

Cost: $ 15.00
Treat yourself to a day of instruction on the basics of applique ́. Jeana will guide you through time proven methods for stress free stitching. This highly-detailed class is perfect for learning and refining needle-turn hand applique ́ techniques. We will cover the basics while focusing on individual students' needs.

Cost: $ 30.00
Come learn the basic crochet stitches to make a cute hemstitched blanket or bib. Explore embellishing a quilt, something shabby chic, a darling blouse, a chic pair of jeans or maybe even create an heirloom.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn the basic stitches to do beautiful embroidery work. Also find out how coloring with crayons helps bring your work to life. *Kit purchase required.

Cost: $ 15.00
This 6 week class will take you from the very basics to a finished 54" square sampler quilt. Learn 16 different blocks, using different piecing techniques each week. Upon finishing you will be able to understand and follow most quilting patterns and language. This class is for beginners; however beginning rotary class is required. (Homework every week) Fee includes $60 of your choice of fabric.

Cost: $ 120.00
Struggling to make seams meet? Perhaps it's your rotary cutting. Get back to basics with a rotary cutting class and see if your piecing gets easier. Beginner or established quilter, let's see if we can make your quilting a lot more fun.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn mile - a - minute piecing using your orphan blocks and scraps to create a unique, one of a kind folding chair. This two part class will guide you through all the necessary steps from making your cushion patterns to completing your newly upholstered chair.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn the correct way to apply your borders and bindings to avoid waves. Take the mystery out of scalloped and mitered borders. Learn how to finish your quilt with simple techniques to make straight and bias binding. *Kit purchase required $7.00.

Cost: $ 15.00
Buzz the garden fairy, like other boys, plays with bees and snails. He wears an acorn hat and plays in the garden and forest. Buzz is a twin to Eden (last year's fairy).

Cost: $ 15.00
Organize everything in your sewing life with this sturdy organizer. There are seven slip pockets on front, back, and on one end that keep personal items safe and secure. Expanding dividers on the inside to organize a multitude of supplies or collapse flat against the interior of the caddy. We will work on zippers, hardware, binding, and using Soft and Stable. Bring a sack lunch so that we can sew all day. *Pattern purchase required: Catch All Caddy by ByAnnie.com

Cost: $ 40.00
Afraid to try coloring? Learn to add color to your embroidery work with hi-lights and shading. You will leave with a new confidence in this simple, yet rewarding skill.

Cost: $ 15.00
Travel back to a time when America's pioneers rode horses and wagons over the Oregon Trail. Their strong desire to settle in the West and homestead is rich in history, and Congestoga Crossing presents fabrics of that era, along with interesting anecdotal stories of the trail experience. You will enjoy short stories about what life was like preparing for the trail, what happened while on the trail, as well as the dreams of pioneers once they arrived at their homestead. The finished quilt measures 95" x 112". During this twelve month block of the month program, you will receive the patterns and fabrics needed to complete the quilt top including the borders and binding.

Cost: $ 24.95
Coiling is an ancient art form found in many cultures ranging from American Indian, African and Egyptian. Now with the use of sewing machine, we have updated the technique and added a contemporary flair. *Pattern purchase required: Fabric Bread Basket by The Sweet Tea Girls or Bali Bags by Aunties Two.

Cost: $ 15.00
Keep your fantastic little machine sewing for many years to come! Don't miss Cary's basic maintenance workshop! It will empower you to care for your own machine. Your machine must be in good working order for this class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Welcome summer with this fun punch needle project. Cosmos, Valdani, and Presencia threads are used to make this design. This class is great for everyone, beginner or those experienced in punch needle. *Kit purchase required.

Cost: $ 15.00
Get a head start on your Halloween quilts and you will have them finished and ready to enjoy by October. Buggy Barn's controlled stack and slash technique is fun for all skill levels. Any Buggy Barn pattern can be taught in this class. *Book purchase required: Frightfully Crazy by Buggy Barn.

Cost: $ 15.00
This panel quilt showcases playful frogs sitting with their friends. Easy piecing perfect for beginners.

Cost: $ FREE
Ok Ladies, you've asked for it, now you have a chance. General Admission to do what the men have been up to. Commemorative WWI quilt complete with history associated with each block. Bring your sewing machine, we will learn a variety of basic quilting techniques.

Cost: $ 20.00
A Triple Irish Chain made the old fashion way one square at a time so start cutting squares from your scraps. Strip piecing is also an option. Made from an antique quilt with a unique pieced border. Wow! What a heirloom you will have. *Pattern purchase required: Grandma's Scrappy Irish Chain by Sandra Mack.

Cost: $ 30.00
Pastel fabrics designed by Bunny Hill for Clothworks fabrics. Learn to make flying geese the easy way, while making twenty different colors stars on a white background. Easy rotary cutting and machine piecing great for all skill levels.

Cost: $ FREE
This year-long quilt class will teach you an abundance of different skills. Come learn how to do templates, applique, Y seams and English paper piecing! Sew much fun, see you all starting in June. *Book purchase required: Happy Flower Quilts by Atsuko Matsuyama.

Cost: $ 18.00
Use your favorite scraps to create a pretty bag. It is sturdy and stands on its own. Great for your summer adventures! *Pattern purchase required: Quilt As You Go Improv Bag by Pine Mountain Designs.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn the art of machine quilting by practicing basic techniques using your home sewing machine. Class will include instruction on supplies and equipment, layering, pattern selection, straight-line and free-motion quilting. *Booklet purchase required: Skillbuilder Companion by RGA Designs.

Cost: $ 15.00
The Jewel tool template gives you half square triangles and four-patches in a snap. Learn different ways of putting your squares together so that each time you use your jewel tool you will get a different quilt. *Tool purchase Required: Jewel Tool by Aunt Della's Legacy.

Cost: $ 15.00
Please join us each month of 2017 as we journey back to the Civil War era through fabrics and patterns created by Jo Morton. We will discuss quilt history, tips and tricks, have show and tell and create new friendships.

Cost: $ 18.00
This delightful quilt is made using fun black, white and bright fabrics called "Sweet Treats" by Kim Schaefer. This quilt has colorful birds, bugs and butterflies with rainbow colored vines and trees in the border. Easy piecing, great for beginners. Beginning Rotary class required.

Cost: $ FREE
This is your chance if you need help with a kit purchased at Quilt Etc. It is an all day event, so join us any time during the day and get personal one-on-one help for any current or past kit.

Cost: $ 15.00
Knitting and crocheting are great portable projects. Come learn the basics or refresh your skills. Pick any of the projects displayed or choose one of your own. ($15.00 per class or $10.00 each for 2 or more months)

Cost: $ 15.00
Surprise! This six month class is totally a machine pieced quilt by Jen Kingwell. This is a sampler quilt with a modern twist. A great way to bust some of your stash or give you a good excuse to add to it. Class comes with completely re-written instructions for simple accurate piecing. *Book purchase required: Long Time Gone by Jen Kingwell.

Cost: $ 15.00
This year we will be splitting the year in half and making two "Row Quilts" The first six months will use the Book "All In A Row" and the second half of the year is a surprise row quilt where we will give you the pattern each month. Quilts will be approximately lap size or can be made larger at your own option. Join us now for a year of fun and companionship. New members are always welcome! *Book purchase required: Moda All Stars All In A Row by Lissa Alexander.

Cost: $ 18.00
Learn a new fast way to do machine applique. We will be practicing on hearts. This technique looks so good you can't tell that it hasn't been done by hand.

Cost: $ 15.00
It's amazing what you can create from charm squares. Simply cut your charms or scraps as specified and with careful piecing watch your butterflies come to life. They are sure to fly their way into your heart. *Book purchase required: Charm School by Vanessa Goertzen.

Cost: $ 15.00
This will be your most favorite quilt ever! Strip piecing and quilt as you go, so when you're done sewing you're done quilting too. The hardest part will be choosing the colors.

Cost: $ 15.00
Make either Pack It In or Zip It Up! or BOTH, from these wonderful patterns from ByAnnie.com. Add a little variety to your life and make one bag from each pattern, or all three sizes of the Pack It In, or, both sizes of the Zip It UP! You choose! You will learn three different ways to put zippers in making the Zip It Up bags. You will work with lots of mesh on both bags. Bring a sack lunch so we can sew all day. *Pattern purchase required Pack It In or Zip It Up by ByAnnie.com

Cost: $ 40.00
Do you love a mystery? You pick the fabric and we will supply the clues for a fun day of sewing. At the end of the day you will have solved all the clues and completed your quilt top. Lunch included.

Cost: $ 30.00
Create your own masterpiece in a two part workshop. You will learn how to create a fabric top from your choice of fabrics to match your decor. You will have a couple weeks to finish that step and the second class you will construct your tuffet, a beautiful finished piece of furniture for your home. These heirloom creations will bring a touch of charm to any room! *Pattern and tool purchase required by Bouncing Bobbins.

Cost: $ 40.00
Brighten things up with a small quilt reminiscent of the painted ladies houses in San Francisco. Easy house blocks makes this a quick project. *Pattern purchase required: Painted Ladies by Eye Candy Quilts.

Cost: $ 15.00
Once you learn the technique, you will be hooked on foundation paper piecing. While you learn, you will make a fun springy wall hanging of chunky butterflies.

Cost: $ 15.00
Quilt With Tula & Angela by Tula Pink & Angela Walters

Cost: $ 15.00
Do you need a fun little gift for a friend or yourself? Come spend an evening and learn how to make these cute pouches. They can be used to hold just about anything, sewing supplies, cosmetics, or other treasures. *Pattern purchase required: Pretty Little Pouches by Cotton Way.

Cost: $ 15.00
Beautiful fan shaped blocks are easily made using an acrylic template. This design is by Edyta Sitar using fabrics by Laundry Basket Quilts for Moda Fabrics. Use your own scraps or a starter kit of fabrics we have chosen for you. Beginning Rotary class required. *Pattern purchase required: Pumpkin Pie by Laundry Basket.

Cost: $ FREE
Rainbow Trip is made with 36 different colorful prints. Traditional rotary cutting and strip piecing make this queen quilt work up quickly. Easy piecing is great for all skill levels. Beginning Rotary class required. *Book purchase required: Garden Fresh by In The Beginning Fabrics.

Cost: $ 15.00
She Sews Sea Shells is a new panel and fabric collection designed by Janet Wecker Frisch. Learn the correct way to sew borders on a quilt and make fun prairie points on the border. Easy quilt great for beginners.

Cost: $ FREE
Step back in time as we create this charming silk ribbon coin purse. Learn basic stitches to embellish using beads.

Cost: $ 15.00
This technique is a great way to create unique blocks with a kaleidoscope design. Start with any large print and design a one of a kind quilt. After this class you will never look at fabric the same way again. *Book purchase required: Magic Stack N Whack by Bethany Reynolds.

Cost: $ 15.00
The Starry Path is a classic block from the 1930s. This dramatic star design hides its ease of construction behind a stunning appearance! There are only sixteen pieces in every block, but those pieces were not easy to cut until now! Don't let the design fool you, there are NO set-in seams. It is made using the 6-inch Starry Path template. *Pattern purchase required: Starry Path Pattern & Template Set by Marti Michell.

Cost: $ 15.00
Quilt With Tula & Angela by Tula Pink & Angela Walters

Cost: $ 15.00
This sculpted summer cottage is so much fun to make. It was designed with rich wool roving colors you are sure to love. A surrounding tree and topiaries make this a ideal centerpiece. *Kit purchase required.

Cost: $ 15.00
A T-Shirt quilt is the perfect way to preserve memories. This two part class will guide you through stabilizing and fussy cutting your t-shirts to designing a pattern, custom fit to your individual t-shirt collection.

Cost: $ 30.00
Add a touch of country charm to your home with The Way Home quilt. A warm quaint panel features rural towns with some farm life. Easy panel quilt is great for beginners.

Cost: $ 15.00
Some children and adults with anxiety or autism find that weighted blankets are soothing and can help them focus. Come and learn a technique for making these blankets. *Book purchase required: Weighted Blankets, Vests & Scarves by Susan Sullivan.

Cost: $ 15.00

Calendar


Beginning Piecing

This 6 week class will take you from the very basics to a finished 54" square sampler quilt. Learn 16 different blocks, using different piecing techniques each week. Upon finishing you will be able to understand and follow most quilting patterns and language. This class is for beginners; however beginning rotary class is required. (Homework every week) Fee includes $60 of your choice of fabric.

Pretty Pouches

Do you need a fun little gift for a friend or yourself? Come spend an evening and learn how to make these cute pouches. They can be used to hold just about anything, sewing supplies, cosmetics, or other treasures. *Pattern purchase required: Pretty Little Pouches by Cotton Way.

Beginning Piecing

This 6 week class will take you from the very basics to a finished 54" square sampler quilt. Learn 16 different blocks, using different piecing techniques each week. Upon finishing you will be able to understand and follow most quilting patterns and language. This class is for beginners; however beginning rotary class is required. (Homework every week) Fee includes $60 of your choice of fabric.

Jun 27
Knit Wits @ The Handmaiden
Jun 30
Stack And Whack
Jul 1
Mystery Quilt


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