Art

One-on-One Personal Instruction By Appointment Only Skill Level: Beginner or Experienced (Refresher Course) Applique Basics introduce the student to the fine art of hand sewing and hand applique! Based on Mimi Dietrich’s book Baltimore Basics – Album Quilts from Start to Finish. The student will practice needle-turn applique along with many other hand applique techniques. Completion of a Baltimore Album Sample Book (see shop display) or small wall hanging is possible as a keepsake of all the sewing techniques. Join me in personal one-on-one instruction to enhance your hand applique skills!

Cost: $ 85.00

Basics

Eleanor Burns has done it again!! Step up to a new quilt! Build jumbo 18" blocks with a diamond studded center and jiffy colored steps, all from Charm Squares and Jelly rolls with a minimum number of colors in different prints and values.

Cost: $ 45.00
This is a great way to finish off those scraps from your last quilt and make them into lovely little pillow with a message. You may be tempted to give it as a gift but then again, its such a pretty reminder you may just have to keep it for yourself. Just takes twenty-four 2 inch squares (plus a center square and backing of another fabric) so grab a jelly roll and it will be even easier.

Cost: $ 30.00
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

Clubs

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
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
Sue Designed this quilt using four of their basic blocks to help tell that story of long cabin, Pine Tree, Bear Paw and Flying Geese blocks. This quilt will be make over 4 months to allow for the creation of one block each month, the putting the quilt together at the end of the last class.

Cost: $ 20.00
We eat, play a game, have show-n-tell, and sometimes finish a UFO.

Cost: $ 10.00
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
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
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
This club is designed for people who have started judy Niemeyer's patterns and need additional help, if you are currently in a class and need more assistance. Jennifer has done many Judy patterns and has found an instant love for the technique. She can show you all the tips and techniques she has learned to make your project successful. For people who have never done a Judy Niemeyer project before, we recommend you take one of our beginner classes to get started prior to attending this club. due to contractual issues, to work on a pattern that is currently being offered as a class, students must be enrolled in both classes. We are not able to help students work "ahead of the class. All other Judy Niemeyer patterns are welcome.

Cost: $ 10.00
The Mariners Compass is Judy Niemeyers second Technique of the Month (TOM) quilt, published in January of 2013. The goal of our technique of the month program is to design quilts that incorporate a wide range of Judys techniques to be taught by our Certified Instructor program and Certified Shops and familiarize quilters with our techniques in a manner that will allow them to pick up any of our patterns and successfully complete them after they have completed one of our TOM patterns.

Cost: $ 240.00
Do you ever wonder what on earth youre going to do with all your stash? This is the class for you. Join us once a month for seven months while we complete two bloks a month using fabric you already have. Our first meeting will focus on color and composition. You will have a beautiful quilt completed in a short time and the pattern is one you will use again and again. Take this opportunity to use all your creative skills in color, design and finishing. Come join us and share your unique quilt with the rest of the class.

Cost: $ 10.00
No sweating, cramping or feeling faint in this runners club when you get to the finish line! With this club you will cross the finish line with a fun and original table runner. Every other month we will meet to create a runner for the next seasonal celebration. The 1st one we will create will be a cute Halloween table runner. Use your own fabric and wool or purchase a kit. (some variations in the fabric may occur).

Cost: $ 20.00
Bring along the project you are currently working on or start a new one. Be sure to have all the supplies for your particular project such as floss, small scissors. come and enjoy the friendship and the good time.

Cost: $ 8.00

Guilds/Groups

Private Group

Private Group

Private Group

Special Events

For the Months of July and August we will be closed on Sunday's

Learn to make on of the Quilts from Jackie's new book. Learn to combine a rainbow of bright, saturated colors with crisp black-and-white prints to make amazing quilts! Choose from modern, graphic patterns as well as traditional designs updated by the use of a bold palette. You'll love the high contrast and fun pops of color in these sparkling designs. Confidently create with black and white using Jackie's tips for scale of print and ratio of dark to light 13 projects from table runners to bed-sized quilts provide lots of options Piece quilts using various techniques, including paper piecing, curves, points, and partial seams You will receive an autographed copy from Jackie Kunkel

Cost: $ 75.00
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.

3 Days of fun, food and sewing. This is a BYOP type weekend. It will include 3 breakfasts, 2 dinners and 3 light lunches, drinks and snacks. Space is limited to give plenty of room for projects. There will be giveaways,games and maybe a surprise or two!!

Cost: $ 50.00
Join us for a fun filled morning with Jackie Kunkel and her first book Splash of Color: A Rainbow of Black and White Quilts You will be treated to a feast for the eyes featuring all the quilts from Jackies book and the alternate quilts as well! Jackie will discuss the backstory behind each design and how to combine black and white fabrics with brights. Questions are welcome and the trunk show will be followed with a book signing! Your fee includes the price of the book and the wonderfully relaxing and fun morning with Jackie, the book, and the quilts. Come and join us!

Cost: $ 35.00

Techniques

This is a 2 part class. We will be using the batting method to make this great Batik project. Bali pops work great for matching up fabric colors and save cutting time. This project is great for purse or totting your I-pad or laptop

Cost: $ 45.00
Make the Bordered Kite quilt from 10" squares b inserting 1 1/2" strips of contrasting fabric. This quilt utilizes the Tumbling Kite Ruler and the 90-45 Degree Triangle drafted by Quiltz. The triangle serves as the pattern; no paper piecing involved. For the sample quilt, I used a 10" square pack that had 2 of each print in order to get the stars of the same fabric. Join me in class to learn how to put this quilt together.

Cost: $ 25.00
If you have always wanted to learn Judy Niemeyer paper piecing, this is a great basic pattern. Bradley and Judy Niemeyer designed the layout for Desert Sky using a collection of bright and dark fat quarters. Template layout sheets were designed and provided with the instructions to speed up the cutting process, allowing you to stack and cut your fat quarters in two groups of nine fabrics. An even amount of yardage is needed for each color. This small wall hanging is definitely one to add to your collection. The skill level ranges from beginner to advanced. Finished size: 48 x 4

Cost: $ 30.00
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.

Cost: $ 240.00