Art

Holiday Houses

Beautiful Appliqued blocks. Each block depicts an adorable house for each month. All raw edge applique technique. The best thing is that each pattern comes with a fabric sheet printed with the windows and extra little fun details, in full color, that all you do is cut out the bond to the house.

Locker Hook Rug

Bring a friend and join us for a fun class to learn Locker Rug Hooking! This technique is a simple, fast, and fun way to make rugs. You can use the fabric stash you already have on hand to make a scrappy rug or purchase matching fabric to make a more stylized rug. This rug will be washable and durable. All you need are a few simple tools, fabric, and a few hours to learn. So, grab a friend and your supplies and come join us for this fun class of Locker Hook Rugs.

Cost: $ 20.00

Basics

Advanced Basic Beginner Quilting

This class is the next step after taking our Basic Beginner's Class. The goal of this six-week program is to build piecing and cutting skills, and to introduce new techniques. Students will learn: Flying geese, quarter-square triangles, square in a square, curved piecing, setting blocks on point, sashing, cornerstones, and mitered borders. This class is suitable for anyone comfortable with a rotary cutter and sewing an accurate 1/4 inch seam. There will be homework each week that must be completed before the next class. Fee: $65-plus $9 for handbook (collected at 1st class)

Cost: $ 65.00
Quilted Game Boards

At the AQG Show in February the "Sister' Quilting Trunk" ladies offered free patterns to make these game boards for sick children in the hospital. This two sided game quilt is easy to make and a great gift to any child whether they are in the hospital or not. Any donated game boards will go to the children's department at local hospitals.

Cost: $ 25.00
Quilting for the Clueless - A Beginner Quilting Class

Have you wanted to try quilting but didn't know where to start or worse, you have felt a bit intimidated by the idea? This is the class for you. During these five sessions you will learn the basics while completing your first quilt. Multiple topics will be covered including fabric selection, rotary cutting, piecing, basting, basic quilting and finishing your quilt. Join this step by step class in an atmosphere designed to be relaxed and fun! Please be advised you will have assignments to be completed between classes. Please be advised: You will have assignments to be completed between classes.

Cost: $ 65.00
Strip Tube Club Basic

We will begin a Strip Tube Club which will feature a different Strip Tube pattern each quarter. To get you started, this Strip Tube Club Basics class will teach you how to use the Strip Tube Ruler. This ruler cuts half-square triangle blocks which are already diagonally pieced. Learn all the basics for using the Strip Tube Club from piecing your strip tube to cutting hints. Grab a "jelly roll" and the Strip Tube Ruler and join the fun

Cost: $ 20.00

Clubs

Ask Sue

Have you had problems understanding a pattern? Can't figure out how to use your serger or embroidery machine? Need a little guidance on how to put assemble you latest project. Come to Ask Sue. I will be in the classroom during the day sewing but will help with any challenges and to answer any questions that you have. Come and sew. Look for your new project and don't be afraid to tackle it.

Cost: $ 15.00
Basic Redwork Embroidery Club

If you have a love of redwork hand embroidery and would like to spend some time on a monthly basis with ladies of a similar mindset, won't you consider joining us on the 2nd Wednesday afternoon of each month? This will be an opportunity to relax and enjoy meeting some new friends while stitching the time away. Just bring along the project you are working on or consider starting something new. We will be sharing the classroom space with the monthly English paper piecing club so lots of creative vibes will be floating around!!! Fee: $ 8

Cost: $ 8.00
BYOP - Bring Your Own Project

We eat, play a game, have show-n-tell, and sometimes finish a UFO.

Cost: $ 10.00
Creative Divas

Wouldn't it be nice to celebrate Christmas all year? Well that's what we will be doing in Creative Divas this year. We will be working out of the book "Tis the Season" and in the book you can make anything you want. There are quilts, pillows and also a wool project. come and check us out. We have lots of fun!!!!

Cost: $ 40.00
English Paper Piecing Club

If you love to do handwork and portable projects, won’t you consider joining us for an afternoon of English paper piecing. We are a warm and friendly group who stitch, chat, and share ideas with each other for a very enjoyable afternoon each month. This will be an opportunity to relax and enjoy meeting some new friends while stitching the time away. Just bring along the project you are working on or consider starting something new. We will be sharing the classroom space with the monthly Redwork club so lots of creative vibes will be floating around! Fee: $8/month

Cost: $ 8.00
International Mystery Quilt

Fun, fun, fun as we discover the pattern and solve the mystery of each quilt. You will learn multiple ways to use your blocks, as well as a bit of history about other countries. You will want to make more than one. Two color choices will be available for each quilt. See you in class.

Cost: $ 25.00
Jacobean Journey - Hoopsisters - Demo-Pickup Only

The 2013 EmbroidaBlock of the Month, Feathered Star. You will be able to 2014 EmbroidaBlock of the Month features quilting designed and digitized by Master Quilter, Sharon Schamber. Students can choose from many block sizes in 2014: 5", 6", 7", 8", and 9" block sizes are available 5" makes a Lap size quilt 6" makes a Twin size quilt 7" makes a Full size quilt 8" makes a Queen size quilt 9" makes a King size quilt This quilt layout features 80 blocks. Adding the optional border takes this quilt to 168 blocks! 2014 will also offer bed runner options. This is the perfect quick sample to make for your shop to show off the amazing detail.

Cost: $ 15.00
Jacobean Journey- Hoopsisters - Workshop

2014 EmbroidaBlock of the Month features quilting designed and digitized by Master Quilter, Sharon Schamber. Students can choose from many block sizes in 2014: 5", 6", 7", 8", and 9" block sizes are available 5" makes a Lap size quilt 6" makes a Twin size quilt 7" makes a Full size quilt 8" makes a Queen size quilt 9" makes a King size quilt This quilt layout features 80 blocks. Adding the optional border takes this quilt to 168 blocks! 2014 will also offer bed runner options. This is the perfect quick sample to make for your shop to show off the amazing detail. You also have an option of doing the 2013 Feathered Star instead

Cost: $ 15.00
Monthly Stash Sampler Quilt

Join us once a month while we create this beautiful sampler quilt. You will receive patterns for two blocks each month to be completed using fabric from your beloved stash. You will bring your two completed blocks in the following month in order to receive the next two patterns. At the first meeting we will focus on the colors and composition of the quilt. Count on having your quilt completed by year-end. This class offers you an opportunity to use all your creative skills in color, design and quilt completion. You will also have a pattern you will want to use again and again. We are scheduling this class on the same day as “Ask Sue” so you will be able to finish your blocks the same day, as well as enjoy a day of quilting and sharing with friends.

Cost: $ 10.00

Guilds/Groups

Lunch Bunch

Private Group

Smocking Guild

Private Group

Sunrise Stitchers

Private Group

Special Events

Bali Bed Runner with Jackie Kunkel

Welcome Back to Jackie Kunkel Certified Judy Niemeyer Instructor THIS TIME TEACHING Bali Bed Runner 3 Day Sewing Workshop Friday, February 27th, 2015 through Sunday, March 1st, 2015 10a-5p All 3 Days (doors open for students at 9:30a) Cost is $185 and includes lunch both days Space is very limited We will have a sample starting in June for you to see Due to guest instructor guarantee Quiltz cancellation policy is 1 month prior to the first class (January 15th, 2014). After that date no cancellations or refunds. You may find a substitute

Cost: $ 185.00
Golden Harvest

2 Day Sewing Workshop Saturday, November 8th, 2014 & Sunday, November 9th, 2014

Cost: $ 125.00
Meet the Teacher

MEET THE TEACHERS 12:00-2:00 You'll have the chance to talk with the teachers about the classes they will be offering. When you sign up for a class you will get a receipt to use for a 20% discount on all class supplies.

Private Group

Rent out Quilts Classroom for your own group

Rally in the Valley

11 Participating Shops in the Valleys annual Shop Hop If you complete your passport, you will be eligible for: Grand Prize - Bernina Sewing Machine Eleven 2nd Prizes - $100 Gift Card Pit Passes will be available for purchase starting August 8, 2014 Watch you e-mails for more information.

Cost: $ 5.00
Shop Closed

In observance of the Holiday we are closed

Shop Closed - Staff Vacation

Will will be closed for a week for a brief staff vacation.

Techniques

3D Christmas Runner

Fun table runner for the holidays. All fat quarters so Christmas scraps work for this project. Simple enough for a beginner and still have time for fellowship

Cost: $ 25.00
Beads of Courage Bags

Have you thought you would like to find a way to help others? Well this is a fun, easy and very satisfying class to fulfill that need. We make the bags used in the Beads of Courage program at Phoenix Children's Hospital for seriously ill children. To find out more about this great program please go to www.beadsofcourage.org. All you need to bring is a sewing machine and a desire to make a child's hospital experience just a bit more bearable.

Cost: $ 12.00
Beginner Crochet

In the first session we will learn basic crochet stitches and how to read crochet patterns. In the second we will work through completing a baby dishcloth pattern that will use the stitches you've learned.

Cost: $ 8.00
Crochet Club

Come and bring you rcrochet projects and share ideas, have your questions answered. You will receive a new pattern each month.

Cost: $ 8.00
Glacier Star TOM

The goal of the technique of the month (TOM) program is to design quilts that incorporate a wide range of Judy’s techniques to familiarize quilters in a manner that will allow them to pick up any of her patterns and successfully complete them after they have completed one of our TOM patterns. We are excited to have Kelly Grant, Certified Instructor, joining us and teaching all the techniques in a fun and easy way-1 step at a time.

Cost: $ 40.00
Googly Quilt

GOOGLY QUILT - Great fat quarter quilt with easy piecing. The pieces are pieces large enough to show off beautiful fabric. Great for leftover holiday fabric The size for class will be the table topper using 9-fat quarters. You can always add more squares if you like the pattern.

Cost: $ 30.00
Paradise in Bloom - Judy Niemeyer 2015 TOM

Quiltz is excited to announce that we will be offering the NEW technique of the month class by Judy Niemeyer - Paradise in Bloom. Join Certified Instructor Kelly Grant as she guides you through new techniques from Judy Niemeyer to make this stunning quilt. The goal of the technique of the month (TOM) program is to design quilts that incorporate a wide range of Judys techniques to familiarize quilters in a manner that will allow them to pick up any of her patterns and successfully complete them after they have completed one of our TOM patterns.

Cost: $ 40.00
Quilted Tote & Make Up Bags

This tote is not one beautiful, but sturdy. It fits perfectly in the airline carryon and the straps are comfortable on your shoulder

Cost: $ 20.00
Twisted Frenzy Swirl Table Runner

Bonnie Cleland's terrific design makes this simple to make table runner a delight for the eye: it twists in - it twists out. It's fascinating to look at. And it's a snap to make with the right fabrics. Pillow case close means no binding and your'll walk out of class with a table runner ready to use. AND we're using Insul-bright - so you can place hot items right out of the oven on it and will protect your table, too. Come on...ya know ya want to do it!!!

Cost: $ 15.00