Quilt Etc.

Classes


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
Nancy Rink has truly outdone herself with her newest Amish-inspired BOM design! It merges elements of a traditional Amish Trip Around the World with a unique center star and a variety of colorful blocks, all set against a black background. Nancy?s careful color placement gives each block a beautiful floating, dimensional "twist".

Cost: $ 24.95
Just about anything can fit in this large tote bag. It?s made from fabric tubes filled with batting then zig zag stitched together. Leave it plain or add inside pockets and an outside closure. *Pattern purchase required: Anything Goes by Aunties Two.

Cost: $ 15.00
The fabrics in this quilt are called "Diaphanous Collection", because of their many layers of motifs that fade in and out. With the new digital printing technology it amazing to see the subtle changes from one color to the next. Easy piecing and machine applique techniques are used in this class. *Book purchase required: Mystical Quilts by Jason Yenter. Kits available.

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, 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
Learn how to trace patterns, basic stitch, back stitch stem stitch, satin stitch and French knots. We discuss the world of threads, needles and backgrounds and give hints to make your project successful.

Cost: $ 15.00
Camille 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 student's needs.

Cost: $ 30.00
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 required 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 the correct way to apply 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 required $7.00.

Cost: $ 15.00
This years quilt is a tribute to the Vietnam War and it's veterans. The quilt will be done in batiks reminisant of the 50's and 60's. Basic sewing skills needed. We will be sewing basic quilt blocks, half square triangles, log cabin and courthouse step blocks, paper piecing, a small amount of applique and embroidery. We will also discuss events from the history of this war each month.

Cost: $ 20.00
Bullet journaling is a quick and creative way to personalize your planner, as you plan for the future, track the past and keep it in the present. Bullet journaling is sweeping the country. This is the perfect journal for quilters. You will learn several design options for the cover. A blank journal is included in the class or bring your own personal book or journal to cover. The is the perfect gift idea! *Pattern purchase required: Bullet Journal by Vintage Door Designs.

Cost: $ 15.00
If you are a good knitter come join us as we start this 9" rabbit for Easter. She is dressed in a pink dot with stripped legs. *Must know how to knit, purl & cast on.

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

Cost: $ 15.00
Afraid to try coloring on fabric? 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
No paper piecing or templates needed to make this pastel bunny quilt. Fabric and pattern were designed by Vanessa Goertzen of Lella Boutique Designs. Easy sew and flip corners, great for all skill levels. *Pattern purchase required: Cottontail by Lealla Boutique. Kits available.

Cost: $ 15.00
This heart quilt features just one quilt block and says "I Love You" in so many colors. Using traditional piecing, it looks like a giant cross stitch when put on a dark background.

Cost: $ 15.00
Pick your favorite palette of colors and get started on this easy quick project. One simple block set together to make a big X. *Pattern purchase required: Cross Weave by Sweet & Simple.

Cost: $ 15.00
This queen sized quilt is designed with every quilter in mind, from the confident beginner to those with lots of experience who just love stars and color - not to mention the social fun of monthly classes. This is a dynamic, yet easy-to-piece design.

Cost: $ 29.95
A fun modern quilt. It may look difficult but step by step, it is very do-able. Try something new! *Pattern purchase required: Eliza Quilt by Kitchen Table Quilting.

Cost: $ 15.00
Come and relax with embroidery. We actually have time to stitch during this club. I have several kits to choose from. This year they're all by Crabapple Hill Designs: Choose one or more projects to work on. There's something special about having several embroidery projects going at once. *Pattern purchase required: Gardeners Alphabet, Gingerbread Village, Snow Globes, Sundresses or Salem Quilt Guilds Quilt Campout by Crabapple Hill Designs.

Cost: $ 25.00
If you own an Eversewn Sparrow sewing machine or want to own one, don't miss this class. You will learn a variety of functions to enhance your sewing skills and get the most out of your machine.

Cost: $ 15.00
Create your own work of art with this beautiful star quilt in your choice of five sizes. Use your favorite solids, prints or scraps to expand your piecing skills. Great for beginners to experts with all squares and half square triangles. *Pattern purchase required: Expanding Stars by Quilty Love.

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
This is one of Nancy Halvorsen's projects from her newest book "Home Grown". You can use it as the center of your quilt or just do the table topper. With easy iron on applique and machine stitches you can have this done before spring. *Book purchase required: Home Grown by Art To Heart. Kits available.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join us as we channel our inner Bohemian jive in this darling, colorful floral quilt. Great for all types of fabrics, but the more color the better. Learn some easy techniques for large scale reverse applique finished on your machine. Try some of those hidden decorative stitches on your machine or keep it simple with a straight stitch. The sky is the limit.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn foundation paper piecing secrets and you'll be hooked! Use these skills to make bunnies just in time for Easter.

Cost: $ 15.00
Friendship Offering is a sampler album style quilt. These album quilts were a combination of applique, piecing and broderie perse-style blocks. They were not solely stitched in red and green colors. Some of them appear to be pieced but are applique. Although the blocks in this quilt are all very different, the final construction of the quilt will be simple sashing and a simple final frame of the blocks.

Cost: $ 190.00
Many students from past years have taken Jeana's year long classes and they now have partially completed quilts. Jeana is offering this class for those students only. Come join the fun in renewing friendships, refreshing techniques, receiving encouragement, advice, and working toward a finished masterpiece! In the past we have conducted optional fabric and block exchanges for graduate class participants. Jeana has an all new exchange idea for 2019.

Cost: $ 90.00
This is not your grandmother's hanging tea towel. This is a new twist on a traditional theme. If you are looking for an easy and fun class sign up for this one. The unique feature on the towel is our vintage double fold crochet edge bias tape and the new crochet edge ruffle trim. You will make two towels during this class. *Pattern purchase required: Hanging Tea Towel by Vintage Door Designs

Cost: $ 15.00
Your little toddler will love the "Hello" panda quilt. Learn the many applications using fusible bias tape. This quilt is a quick and easy weekend project. Tailor the quilt to your needs, tape is available in pink, blue, navy, black and red. *Pattern purchase required: Hello Panda by Vintage Door Designs.

Cost: $ 15.00
Grab your favorite jelly roll for this easy quilt. Change or alter block combinations to determine overall pattern. *Pattern purchase required: Interlock by Amy Friend.

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. Book recommendations will be made in class.

Cost: $ 15.00
This is your chance if you need help with a kit purchased at Quilt Etc. or just help working on any project. It is an all-day event, so come and get lots of personal help with any current or past project. 3rd Friday & 4th Saturday each month: January 18th & 26th, February 15th & 23rd, March 15th & 30th and April 19th & 20th.

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 per class or $10 each for two or more months.

Cost: $ 15.00
This year we will be sewing the Garden Sampler Quilt designed by Sherri Falls of This and That pattern company . Join us each month for dinner and making this delightful quilt with a variety of flower blocks. *Book purchase Required: Garden Sampler by This and That.

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
Whimsical stacked snowmen are all done in Hoffman batiks. Fun and easy winter wall quilt, even comes in a kit. *Kit purchase required: Making Spirits Bright by McKenna Ryan.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn how to calculate quilt yardage with confidence. Class will cover estimating fabric needs for blocks, borders, binding and backs. We will also discuss settings such as basic sashing with or without cornerstones and setting triangles for on point sets. Learn extra tips to help you plan your future projects. Quilters Reference Tool book recommended.

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
Formerly known as the Cotton & Camille club. The Modern Society club uses Bonnie & Camille fabrics and Ruby Star Society fabrics along with Tula Pink fabrics to make two separate quilt projects featuring those fabrics. Pick your project and your fabric and join us in a two for one instruction and food social event.

Cost: $ 18.00
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
Beautiful Costal Chic Batiks create a stunning gradation of color in this easy to make quilt. Great for all skill levels, even beginners can tackle this rotary cut pattern. *Pattern purchase required: Mystic by Open Gate.

Cost: $ 15.00
This beautiful quilt made up simply from half square triangles then set on point, to stunning effect. Anyone would be happy to see on their bed! *Book purchase required: Patches Of Blue by Edyta Sitar.

Cost: $ 15.00
Light up the coldest months of the year with this ombre-effect table runner. Choose your own colors by using a range of light to dark fabric values to create a shadowed effect. This table runner is constructed in diagonal rows, which eliminates set-in seams.

Cost: $ 15.00
The North Stars animal sampler quilt features nine animal blocks using traditional piecing. This is a tips, tricks and skills class including an in person organizational class with detailed instructions and photos to make each animal with precision. *Pattern purchase required: North Star by Elizabeth Hartman. Kits available.

Cost: $ 25.00
Students from Jeana Kimball?s first year of Old Voices, New Impressions are invited to continue on with her for an additional year of patterns and lessons. Included will be lessons on the origins of fabric printing and print styles of the nineteenth century, profiles of nineteenth century quiltmakers and their work, and a continuing supply of pieced and applique blocks from the nineteenth century. This year long class 10 lessons will be well worth your time!

Cost: $ 190.00
Fun twist on a favorite technique using seven copies of the same panel. You?ll love this unusual method of designing and creating quilts. Each quilt is unique based on your layout. You?ll learn how to create a kaleidoscope effect with hexagons. Fun for everyone advanced to beginners. *Book purchase required: One Block Wonder Encore by Maxine Rosenthal & Joy Pelzmann.

Cost: $ 15.00
These adorable patchwork penguins are made using conventional piecing techniques. No paper piecing! Use your favorite fabrics, or pick up one of our kits, to give the penguins jaunty printed bodies that look like little sweater vests. *Pattern purchase required: Penguin Party by Elizabeth Hartman.

Cost: $ 15.00
Simple rotary cutting and machine piecing make this the perfect quilt for beginners! Crosses make up the entire center and this is a fun beautiful way to use one of those jelly rolls you have in your stash. *Book purchase required: Jelly Roll Dreams by Pam & Nicky Lintott.

Cost: $ 15.00
A simple quilt made using just one block, featuring Alison Glass fabrics. Set that block on point and watch the bright colors come together for a beautiful color gradient quilt. *Pattern purchase required: Preppy by V & Co.

Cost: $ 15.00
Snowflake is dressed for a chilly winter day. This 12" snow girl doll with a gourd head will melt your heart. Kits available.

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. *Book purchase required: Magic Stack N Whack by Bethany Reynolds.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join PJ as she teaches you to use pre-cuts to design quick and easy quilts. Select your favorite charms and mini charms to create this stunning square quilt. You can also choose your favorite jelly roll for a more traditional rectangle quilt.

Cost: $ 15.00
This year in Strip Club we will be sewing a quilt called "Dessert Sampler" by Moda. You can choose from two great fabric combinations - Moda prints or Batik prints. Enjoy a meal while making new friends, exchanging recipes and making a wonderful pieced quilt. *Pattern purchase required: Dessert Sampler by Moda fabrics.

Cost: $ 18.00
The symbolism of wedding quilts is what inspires quilters to make them. It's meant to symbolize the life newlyweds will have. This method is fun and fast, it can be scrappy like the pattern or I picked a color from the groom and bride and incorporated them. Whatever you come up with will look dynamic. *Pattern purchase required: Summer Wedding by Black Cat Designs.

Cost: $ 15.00
You start with a traditional quilt block and then give it a twist. This quilt has thirty blocks that you can make with all different fabrics or only use a few. *Pattern purchase required: Sunny by Coriander Quilts. Kits available.

Cost: $ 15.00
Patchwork piecing techniques make beautiful swans. Instructions for three different size quilts and a pillow cover. *Pattern purchase required: Swan Island by Elizabeth Hartman.

Cost: $ 15.00
Sweet Emma is a medallion style applique quilt. There is a 24" square center featuring a house, flag and lots of blossoms. Additionally, there are twelve 12" square blocks surrounding this block to make the quilt center. The quilt center is bordered with a 10" wide simple vine applique border. The finished quilt will be approximately 70" square. If you have been wanting to learn to applique, this is the class for you. The designs are simple, the pieces are not too small, and the blocks are not complex. Under Jeana?s patient guidance and thorough explanations of applique techniques by the end of the year you will be an applique expert. Join Jeana and fellow applique enthusiasts for a year long applique class (10 lessons) to make Sweet Emma. There is not a requirement to have taken a Beginning Applique or any other class to participate in this class.

Cost: $ 190.00
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
Black and white prints sewn together create blocks to show forest animals. Great to use with any color room. Kits available.

Cost: $ 15.00
Crazy log cabin hearts make a festive wall quilt for Valentine's Day. One Crazy Sister's controlled stack and slash technique is fun and fast for all skill levels. Any One Sister or Buggy Barn pattern can be taught in this class. *Book purchase required: by One Sister Designs or Barn Chick Quilts.

Cost: $ 15.00
A factory pre-cut quilt kit. The Aurora quilt features Tula Pink's Zuma fabric, cut into squares then set on point to create a bright gradient of colors for a beautiful quilt top. Kit purchase required.

Cost: $ 15.00
Each month there is a pattern for a small quilt and the fabrics to make it. The quilts will typically showcase Civil War fabrics and the patterns are designed exclusively for this club by The Flying Geese Log Cabin. Please join us on the first Tuesday of each month beginning in February as we learn about the history of quilting and continue to grow friendships old and new as we share our talents and love of quilting.

Cost: $ 18.00
Soft sculpted bunny baby made from your favorite color of Minky. *Kit required $6.00.

Cost: $ 15.00
This cute American Girl doll is 12" tall which is shorter than the original size and needs some new cute clothes. We will add pattern pieces to the published book so you can make an entire wardrobe. *Book Purchase Required: Wonderful Wellies by Allisha Politis.

Cost: $ 15.00
Join our local designer Norma Whaley, of Timeless Traditions to make this beautiful winter banner. A combination of felted wool and cotton woven fabrics make this folk art inspired quilt. Simple cotton and wool applique techniques are used to make hearts, snowmen, houses and stars. *Pattern purchase required: Winter Banner by Timeless Traditions. Kits available.

Cost: $ 15.00
Afraid to tackle this large project? Come join me as we add highlights and shading to this embroidered quilt. Working together you will leave with a new confidence in this simple yet rewarding skill. *Pattern purchase required: The Mystery Of The Salem Witches Quilt Guild Panel #1 by Crabapple Hill.

Cost: $ 15.00
Come learn to work with wool whether you're an expert or novice it is a fun time. I have two projects this year you can choose from. "Welcome Home" is a wall hanging you hang up and change the "O" every month. "Sew In Love Quilt" has a sewing room theme. We will do a block or two a month and at the end of the year you?ll have a fabulous small quilt to display. You can do either one or both! Kits will be available *Pattern purchase required: Welcome Home by Buttermilk Basin & Sew Love Quilt by Heart To Hand.

Cost: $ 25.00

Calendar


Winter Banner - Monday January 21st 6:00 pm

Join our local designer Norma Whaley, of Timeless Traditions to make this beautiful winter banner. A combination of felted wool and cotton woven fabrics make this folk art inspired quilt. Simple cotton and wool applique techniques are used to make hearts, snowmen, houses and stars. *Pattern purchase required: Winter Banner by Timeless Traditions. Kits available.

Beginning Piecing - 6 Wednesday's 10:30 am or 6:00 pm

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 required every week) Fee includes $60 of your choice of fabric.

Beginning Piecing - 6 Wednesday's 10:30 am or 6:00 pm

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 required every week) Fee includes $60 of your choice of fabric.

Jan 24
Cottontail - Thursday January 24th 6:00 pm
Jan 25
Amish With A Twist IV - 4th Friday 10:30 am or 6:30 pm each month
Jan 25
Snowflake @ The Handmaiden - Friday January 25th 6:00 pm


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