Classes, Special Events and Programs
Pillows, pillows, pillows! This will be a fun project class where we will make a pillow each month for five months using different techniques. There will be some class cutting and preparation in this instructional class. We will run these classes from February to June on the first Thursday of each month from 10 – 12:00 noon.
Class fee is $65.00 which includes the pattern book, “Pillow Talk” by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts.
Tannenbaum Block of the Month
This is an 8 month block of the month class that will enable you to have a quilt made by Christmas! This is an in-class cutting and instructional class. We will run this class on the first Saturday of each month from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. for 8 months, beginning on March 7, 2020. Edyta Sitar, Laundry Basket Quilts has chosen lovely greens and reds but you may choose your own colours.
Registration fee is $99.00 which includes class instruction and a $50.00 fabric voucher.
Join in our cheerful wool applique class, we have a selection of Sue Spargo designs in stock and have planned 6 classes to teach you a variety of hand embroidered stitches to complete your projects. Each kit consists of precision die cut 100% premium grade Australian Merino Wool beautifully dyed as well as a stitch instruction card.
The fee is $5.00 per class and begins Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. This class will be held on the 3rd Saturday of each month.
“TILDA” FOXLEY VILLAGE QUILT by The Birdhouse Patchwork Designs
This whimsical 10 month block of the month quilt features appliqué, embroidery and piecing using our beautiful Tilda fabric. We will meet once per month to discuss tips and tricks of the pattern and work on some handwork together. This class will be held on the third Saturday of each month from 11:00 – 12:00 p.m. beginning on Saturday, January 18, 2020.
Cost of class is $139.00 which includes class instruction and pattern. Tilda fabric kits also available.
Jen Kingwell ‘Marshal’ Mystery-ongoing
Join us! We are excited to bring you Jen Kingwell’s 2019 Mystery Sew Along. Quilt Mania 2019 Magazines will feature the talented Australian designer Jen Kingwell’s newest mystery quilt ‘Marshal’. The pattern is exclusively offered by Quilt Mania. Quilt Junction is offering a Sew Along Class for those of you participating in the Mystery Quilt. Join us for inspiration, learning and sewing fun. Class will meets the first Saturday of each month from 1-3 pm and began March 9, 2019 running 12 months. Class fee is $59. Quilt Mania Magazine is available at Quilt Junction.
Paper Piecing Class
This is a fun class that will eliminate any fear you might possess regarding Foundation Paper Piecing. You will love the the precise results that this technique provides.
This class will be offered on Friday, February 14 from 10:00 – 12:30 p.m. The cost of this class is $40.00 Please call or email to register.
Would you like to learn or improve your machine appliqué skills? We are offering a class to learn the basics of machine appliqué .
This class will be offered on Friday, February 7 from 1:00 – 3:00 p. The class fee is $30.00. Please call or email to register.
Laura Heine Collage Class
Come join the fun and learn the basics of collage and being the fun of fussy cutting your fabrics to create your own piece of art. You may select one of our “Teeny Tiny Collage Pattern” trios by Laura Heine.
This class will run over 3 dates which are January 31, February 14, and February 28, 2020 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. The class fee is $40.00. Pattern and supplies are an additional cost. This is a hands-on instructional class
Sew in Love
Sew in Love is designed by Edyta Sitar, this beautiful sampler quilt will be a 12 month instructional class. Choose your own fabrics. This quilt is 75 1/2 ” square intermediate level class. Starting Saturday, September 7th from 11-12. Class fee is $159 which includes the pattern and a $60 fabric voucher.
Free Motion Quilting
Learn the basics of Free Motion Quilting on your domestic sewing machine. This class will meet on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. to start you on the road to free motion quilting your own projects. Call or drop in to register.
Learn to Quilt – Beginner Quilt Class
Eight classes of fun while you learn the basics of quilt making. We’ll take the fear away as you learn to use rulers and cutting tools and the basics of piecing, assembly, quilting and binding. By the end of the program you will have your first finished quilt. This class is designed for those with little or no sewing experience. Registration fee of $130.00 entitles you to a 10% discount on all class supplies, instruction book and tools at sign up. Call or stop in to register. This is a no stress, fun class and fills up fast! Classes held Wednesday 1:00 – 4:00 p.m or Sunday 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. This class is offered three times per year – September, January and March. We are now taking registration for our March classes beginning on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 through to Wednesday, May 6, 2020 or Sunday, March 22, 2020 through to Sunday, May 17, 2020. A $50.00 deposit is required upon registration. It fills up quickly, so book your spot soon.
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 are offered three times per year: September, January, and March. We are now taking registration for our March class beginning on Thursday, March 19, 2020 through to Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
A $50 deposit is required on registration.
Jen Kingwell Golden Days
We are offering Jen Kingwell’s latest design as a Block of the Month class. Beginning Friday, September 27, 2019 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. for 12 months. This is an instructional class for quilter’s with intermediate/advanced skills. The class fee is $149.00 which includes the pattern book and a $60.00 fabric voucher.
Quilting with your Walking Foot
Learn to quilt your projects using your walking foot. Straight line quilting is all the rage. Next class will be February 29, 2020 from 10:00 – 12:00 noon. Call or drop in to register. Class fee is $30.
Summer Moon Block of the Month
Back by popular demand, join this Block of the Month class starting Saturday, September 14, 2019 for 12 months from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The focus will be on cutting and instruction in this intermediate level class. The class fee is $149 which includes your pattern book and $60 fabric voucher. We have our new “Tilda” fabrics which work well with this pattern. We will be happy to assist you in choosing your fabrics.
Gypsy Wife by Jen Kingwell
Gypsy Wife is being offered as a block of the month for 12 months starting on September 20th from 11-12 and will be the 3rd Friday each month. This is an instructional class only. This is an intermediate level class. Class fee is $149, which includes pattern and $60 fabric voucher.