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 seven 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
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, 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
If you are a beginning quilter and need to practice your new rotary cutting skills and accurate 1/4" seams, this quilt may be just what you're looking for. Can be made either kid size or twin. *Pattern purchase required: Bizzy Kid by Cluck Cluck Sew.

Cost: $ 15.00
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
This holiday tree runner is a 49" in length. Learn to use a half hexagon ruler to make the pieced blocks. The star that is showcased in the center of the tree can be appliqued by hand or machine. We will discuss several ways to applique. *Pattern & ruler purchase required: Holiday Tree Runner pattern & 10" Half Hexagon Ruler by Missouri Star Quilt Co.

Cost: $ 15.00
You don't have to be Rembrandt to make a collage quilt. Pick your pattern and come to class ready to learn technique, color and get motivated to create your own masterpiece.*Pattern purchase required: Any Collage Pattern by Fiberworks.

Cost: $ 15.00
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
These wonky Christmas trees are made with a controlled stack and slash technique similar to Buggy Barn's. This method is fast and fun for all skill levels. Any Buggy Barn pattern can be taught in this class. *Pattern purchase required: Oh Christmas Tree by Quilt Etc.

Cost: $ 15.00
Hoffman's Sew Into It! Kit features the Crystal kaleidoscope star project that finishes as a 90" square quilt. Hand dyed fabrics have been cut with a laser-guided machine. All the cutting work is done, leaving the fun part for you. No templates, no paper, no math, no Y seams, no cut-off points and no guesswork. A quilter with basic techniques will be able to master this stunning project. *Kit purchase required Crystal Bloom by Jeanie Sumrall Ajero.

Cost: $ 30.00
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
Do you love the Wee Folk Dolls? These little pilgrims and Indians will bring you Thanksgiving joy. Dolls are created from chenille stems, wooden beads, embroidery floss, glass beads and wool felt. *Kit purchase required $15.00. *Book purchase required: Felt Wee Folk by Salley Mavor.

Cost: $ 15.00
Use 2-1/2" fabric strips to make these colorful flamingos. Just a few of these large-scale blocks will make a bold and graphic impact on your next quilt! Join me to make this colorful flock of Flamingos using conventional patchwork techniques. No paper piecing. *Pattern purchase required: Florence Flamingo by Elizabeth Hartman.

Cost: $ 20.00
Learn to use the Wing Clipper ruler by Deb Tucker. Fussy cut or sew strips together to form a rectangle block. The staggered flying geese are simple and fun to create on this asymmetrical quilt design. *Ruler purchase required: Wing Clipper by Deb Tucker.

Cost: $ 20.00
Learn the mystery behind foundation paper piecing and you will soon be hooked. This project is a group of black crows to complete your Halloween decorating.

Cost: $ 15.00
Pauline has designed one of the cutest Christmas gingerbread couples ever. Ginger & Spice look like frosted cookies. Join her for a fun night and make some traditional gingerbread dolls for your Christmas tree.

Cost: $ 15.00
Straight from grandma's attic, a fabulous scrappy quilt using 3" squares of everything you own in your scrap box. You will be learning how to do Y seams with an added secret for a perfect block every time.

Cost: $ 15.00
Welcome Fall with this fun punch needle project. Cosmos, DMC, and Valdani threads are used to make this design. This class is great for everyone, beginner or those experienced in punch needle. *Kit purchase required $20.00.

Cost: $ 15.00
This scrappy hexie quilt is made using a half hexie ruler so the hexagons are made without having to do Y seams. Great for scrappy quilts or your favorite line of fabric. The hexagons are large enough to show off your favorite prints.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join me for a night filled with fun quilting. I'll show you how you can create modern triangles with easy strip piecing and a acrylic ruler. Learn how to piece together a gorgeous quilt that works well with many different fabrics.

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
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 with 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
True love stories never end... The Legendary Love block of the month, designed by Denice Lipscomb, is a twelve-month program celebrating love. Along with detailed instructions for a block of the month, each month will include a story of a couple who found deep and abiding love with one another. Each of these couples will touch your heart in a special way. Monthly kit includes pattern, fabric for quilt top and binding. Finished quilt measures 97" x 103". 1st Wednesday each month.

Cost: $ 24.95
Lama's are friendly and charming. This quilt comes together quickly with great results. There must be a lama lover in your life that needs this quilt. Made mostly from scraps. *Pattern purchase required: Lloyd & Lola by Elizabeth Hartman.

Cost: $ 15.00
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
Choose any of our several panel kits available and learn tips and tricks on how to square up panels and make a quick and easy holiday project. Lunch included.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join me to create this fun bag in either skeleton Halloween fabric or fabric of your choice. It has a few inner pockets and an adjustable shoulder strap.

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
A fun north woods holiday wall quilt made using machine piecing and quick fuse applique. *Pattern purchase required: Moose In The Holly by Prairie Grove Peddler.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join Pauline for a fun evening to make this spooky Halloween decoration with glow in the dark eyes. Sew an original one of a kind doll, adorn with a bat and spider you can enjoy each Halloween for years to come.

Cost: $ 15.00
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
This charming Santa will add cheer to your Christmas season! Class is for beginners as well as those who are experienced. You will love the rich colors of wool roving. The technique used for this Santa is quick and easy. *Kit purchase required $18.00.

Cost: $ 15.00
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 & tool purchase required by Bouncing Bobbins.

Cost: $ 40.00
Make an adorable pincushion with a yo-yo center and a detachable needle holder. Made with Henry Glass Annie Downs fabrics, this fun and easy to make project is great for gifts.

Cost: $ 15.00
Just ten fat quarters make up this fun pumpkin quilt! Have a variety of scrappy pumpkins to enjoy throughout the Fall. Join me and get additional freebie instructions to go with the mini pumpkins pattern to complete your pumpkin palooza! *Pattern purchase required: Pumpkins by Cluck Cluck Sew.

Cost: $ 15.00
Why wish upon a star when you can make this star?! Wrap and glue fabric around cardboard templates and hand stitch the edges together. I will show you how to hold the pieces in place while you stitch and discuss finishing techniques for the points. You need 60 pieces of fabric, good for two charms packs, twelve eighth yard pieces or one yard of fabric to fussy cut or not. *Template purchase required: Radiant Star - Large by Indygo Junction.

Cost: $ 15.00
A new pinwheel block of the month features Maywood Studios Roses On The Vine fabric. This sampler quilt, designed by Marti Michell, has twelve different blocks set on point. Quilt measures 89" x 105". Perfect Patchwork templates are used to make your blocks go together perfectly every time.

Cost: $ 8.95
Join our local designer Norma Whaley of Timeless Traditions to make this beautiful 50" x 66". A combination of felted wool and woven cotton fabrics, make this folk art inspired seasonal quilt using four winter woodland scenes. They are surrounded with a traditional patchwork log cabin border made from rustic homespun plaid cotton fabrics. *Pattern purchase required: Silent Night by Timeless Traditions.

Cost: $ 60.00
The old-fashioned hand-crafted sock monkey dolls are made with Original Rockford Red Heel socks. They have become a favorite piece of "Americana". Mothers in the early 1900's fashioned these socks into monkeys for their children. Robin will help you create your own family heirloom along with clothes and embellishments.

Cost: $ 15.00
One simple pieced block with a star repeated, makes this Halloween quilt go together easily. Dark background makes the bright orange pumpkin pop out, don't forget to include the ghost or white pumpkin. *Pattern purchase required: Spooky Patch by The Pattern Basket.

Cost: $ 15.00
Square dance is a spunky quilt! Use 2 1/2" strips and make half square triangles. Unique settings give you a choice to get that dancing motion. *Pattern purchase required: Square Dance by Needle In A Hayes Stack.

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
Assorted prints form an eclectic mix of colorful stars in this quilt, with a blend of neutral backgrounds. Learn the partial seams technique while you piece this twin size charmer. *Pattern purchase required: Starfall by Fresh Lemons.

Cost: $ 15.00
Whether you finish this project as a pin cushion or two adorn a special baby's pinafore, come perfect your stitching skills. We will learn tricks and tips for perfect cast of roses, fly stitch, French knots and satin stitch finished with cording.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join me as we explore the stitching world of woven picot, fly stitches, French knots, satin stitch and finishing with cording.

Cost: $ 15.00
This fun technique will use up tons of scraps and you'll have a lively quilt to give to someone special or keep for yourself. Learn cutting and pressing details to reduce bulk and create opposing seams for easy construction. Great for all skill levels.

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
Let's have a tea party and put together this quilt just in time for Christmas. A fun twist on a simple block made to look like Christmas presents! *Pattern purchase required: Tea Party by Lella Boutique.

Cost: $ 15.00
The beauty of the tile blocks is achieved using partial seams during assembly. If you've never pieced a block with partial seams, you'll be happy to know they're quite easy. This is a great project for precuts. The perfect quilt for an advanced beginner. *Book purchase required: Scrap Basket Strips & Squares by Kim Brackett.

Cost: $ 15.00
These four pointed stars are created from 2 1/2" strips. Use a scrappy selection of fabric colors that will spin across this easy and elegant throw. Learn to make split rectangles in this fast technique. Great for beginners. *Pattern purchase required: Sweet & Simple Vintage Stars by Kim Brackett.

Cost: $ 15.00
This contemporary quilt pattern has endless possibilities. Choose from three different sizes and whatever color scheme you can dream up! Depending on your fabric choice this pattern is suited for any age. Each block showcases two arrows constructed with sew and flip corners surrounding a center sashed square. This is a totally "can do" quilt for every sewing level. Jelly roll friendly which saves a ton of cutting time! *Pattern purchase required: Which Way by Whole Bunches.

Cost: $ 15.00
Everyone loves red pinwheels and flowers! We used Bonnie and Camille newest collection "The Good Life" from Moda fabrics. Easy rotary cutting and machine piecing, great for all skill levels. *Pattern purchase required: Wildflower by Cotton Way.

Cost: $ 15.00
Make this one of a kind winter gnome. Embellish with a Norwegian hat, gloves and boots. Pauline will help you step by step make "Winter" a gnome that you could leave out all season long.

Cost: $ 15.00
This pattern has been a favorite of quilters around the world since it was first introduced in 1988. Watch how this popular quilt pattern becomes a stunning quilt using Jason Yenter's fabric line for In The Beginning Fabrics. Easy techniques make this a perfect quilt for intermediate quilters. *Booklet purchase required: The Winter Twist Quilt by Jason Yenter.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn to square up panel blocks and make a quilt perfect for any outdoor lover. Two-ply flannel designed by Jan Beach from Henry Glass fabrics makes this easy quilt perfect for beginners.

Cost: $ 15.00
This quilt is loaded with possibilities. It can be masculine or feminine, bright and cheerful or soft and pretty. Beginning with a variation on the log cabin block, we add a soft curve and send the more traditional look in a whole new direction.

Cost: $ 15.00

Calendar


Beginning Crochet @ The Handmaiden

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.

Kit Party

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 with any current or past kit.

Merry Little Christmas Panels

Choose any of our several panel kits available and learn tips and tricks on how to square up panels and make a quick and easy holiday project. Lunch included.

Nov 28
Winter Twist
Nov 29
Stitch In Time 2 @ The Handmaiden
Nov 30
Machine Applique


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