CLASSES, SPECIAL EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

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Paper Piecing Class

You will learn paper piecing and be well on your way to completing this sweet quilt. The class is suitable for someone new to paper piecing or as a refresher. The class is scheduled for Saturday, November 10th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Registration fee of $75 kit included.

Hand Applique Class

You’ll learn the traditional hand applique techniques so you’ll be able to tackle those beautiful applique quilt patterns you love. Handwork can be so relaxing and calming.  Registration fee of $29 includes practice block kit. Next class Wednesday, November 7th, from 1-4 pm.

Christmas Figs

We are offering this beautiful 12 Month Block of the Month Sampler Quilt as a instruction only class starting Friday, January 4th at 1 pm. The finished size is 78 1/2″ x 96 1/2″ and can be made from a variety of fabric selections. This quilt is an intermediate level project. The fee is $149 which includes the book, class instruction and a $50 fabric voucher.

Big Stitch Quilting

Learn this primitive method of hand quilting.  It’s fun and you don’t have to be perfect!  Registration fee of $34 includes fabric and thread.  Large embroidery hoop required. Next class will be October 10th from 10 am to 12:30 pm. Call to sign up today, it’s a fun way to finish your projects.

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Learn to Quilt – Beginner Quilt Class – Begins January 2019

Eight classes of fun while you learn the basics of quilt making. We’ll take the fear away as you learn to use the rulers and cutting tools, and the basics of piecing, assembly, quilting and binding. By the end of the program you will have your first quilt finished! This class is designed for those with little or no sewing experience. Registration fee of $130 entitles you to a 10% discount on all class supplies, instruction book and tools at sign up. Call or stop in the shop to register …. this is a no stress, fun class and it fills up fast! Classes held Wednesday 1pm-4pm or Sunday 1pm-4pm, next sessions begin Wednesday, January 9th and Sunday, January 13th. This class is offered 3 times per year; January, April and September. We are now taking registration for our January classes, a $50 deposit is required on registration.

Beyond the Beginner

If you have completed the Beginner class come and join in for eight more classes of fun while you learn skills that will take you to the next level. You will conquer paper piecing, applique, flying geese and many other skills to take you beyond the beginner. This class is designed for those that have completed the beginner class or have the skill level. Registration fee of $130. Call or stop in the shop to register …. this is a no stress, fun class and it fills up fast! Classes begin on Thursday, January 10th from 1-4 pm. Class is offered 3 times per year; January, April and September. We are now taking registration for our January classes, a $50 deposit is required on registration.

November Retreat

Looking for a getaway, come and join us for 3 days of sewing and pampering November 12-14th at the Elmhurst Inn and Spa. Enjoy having someone cook and clean for you while you focus on completing those forgotten projects or start a new one. Single occupancy cost is $495 plus HST or double is $385 per person plus HST. A $100 deposit is required to hold your spot, this deposit is non refundable after October 11, 2018.

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Civil War Sampler Block of The Month

We are offering 12 month program for a Civil War Sampler Quilt. This is a lovely 50 block sampler quilt measuring 89 1/2 ” x 105″. If you have competed the Beyond Beginner class you have the skills to complete this sampler. This is a sew in class held on the second Friday of the month.

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Quilting with your Walking Foot

Learn to quilt your projects using your walking foot.  Straight line quilting is all the rage.

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Sew a Jelly Roll Day

We had such a great time sewing on the patio we decided to do it again! This time we are going to be sewing a Jelly Roll Rug. If there is interest, we will start a waiting list for the next class.

Free Motion Quilting-Level 1

Learn the basics of free motion quilting.  With this class and a little practice you will take your skills to a whole new level. Cost is $20.

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Rosewood by 3 Sisters for Moda

Rosewood is another beautiful 3 Sisters fabric selection. this block of the month will be starting in January. The quilt finishes at 76″ square. Kits must be pre-ordered, the cost of the kit is $289. a $100 deposit is required at time of order. If you are interested in the class as well, the cost is $60. Classes will begin January 4th, 10am-noon, this will be a sew-in class. Call to preorder your kit today.

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Urban Owl Block of Month

This quilt will take you ‘out of your box’ and allow you to expand your skills to a whole new level.  Bold quilting cottons and bright felted wools are used in this quilt; this is a stash buster quilt where you can use your own stash as well as some new fun fabrics along the way.  We’ve got a beautiful selection of felted wool and Valdani threads to choose from.  This is a 10 month program. The class cost is $60 plus pattern book.