CLASSES ~ JANUARY TO MAY 2019

 
Are you looking for a pattern, book, tool or something you’ve seen on TV or in a book?
If it is available we can order it for you with our SOS Service ~
Special Order Service.
Call or email us and we’ll see what we can do.

Can’t bring your sewing machine to class? - we have sewing machines available for use in our classroom.
You must reserve one ahead of time as a limited number are available.

   CLASSES                                Click here for » MACHINE QUILTER'S AVAILABLE«      

Machine Quilting Available -  click on above for more information 

 

Frustrated trying to learn by watching clips on You Tube? 

We have wonderful classes using a wide variety of

quilting and sewing techniques! Our teachers can help you learn and inspire you to do more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

PFAFF CLUB  -  Beginner

Martha Davidson                          $80.00  per year

 

Join us once a month to learn more about your Pfaff Sewing machine, feet, threads, needles, accessories, stabilizers and lots more. Call to register.

Wednesday February 27th  ~ 

10:15am  -  Noon       OR        1:30pm  -  3:15pm 

 

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FUSIBLE APPLIQUÉ 101 - Beginner

Martha Davidson               $30.00  Pattern Included

Love the look of appliqué but don't have time for hand appliqué.  This is the class for you! All the basics of machine appliqué will be covered including how to transfer patterns, the different types of fusible webs, fusing, satin stitch, blanket stitch/buttonhole stitch, decorative threads and lots more.  Reference notes given,

 

Saturday  January 19th  ~  10:00am  -  1:00pm

 

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NECESSARY CLUTCH WALLET    -  Intermediate

Cathy Constantine                                  $40.00 + Pattern

The Necessary Clutch Wallet isn't just your ordinary wallet.  Carry your cell phone/mobile, cheques, cash, cards. coins and still have room for your favorite lipstick or even personal items.  With its closed ends, everything is safe and secure and there is never any worry about anything sliding out.

Saturday January 26th  ~  10:30am - 3:30 pm

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SERGER  BASICS  Level 1   -   Beginner

Cathy Constantine             $30.00 Notes Given

Experience all that your Serger can do. Learn the parts of your Serger, how to thread and manage the tensions and how to trouble-shoot problems while creating a book of techniques in the first class. Open to all makes and models of Sergers.

Wednesday  January 26th  ~  6:30pm - 9:00pm

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SHADES OF GREY QUILT  -  Intermediate

Micheline Mallet                    $40.00 Pattern Included

This beautiful neutral quilt is made with easy piecing and is simply fantastic looking.  Neutral prints are the hottest trend in home decorating. Nine patches combined

with “star sashing” make it unique. 

Saturday  February 2nd  ~ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

 

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BEGINNERS SAMPLER QUILT  -  Beginner

Martha Davidson       $90.00   Patterns Included

During this 8-week course, learn the basics of quilt making while assembling a queen sized Sampler Quilt top ~ rotary cutting, strip piecing, accurate quick triangle squares, numerous piecing methods, cutting and attaching borders, quilting lingo, sashing, the perfect ¼” seam and lots more.

Tuesdays ~ Feb. 5  12  19  26  Mar 12  19  26  Apr 2

 10:00am  –  12:30pm      OR       6:30pm  –  9:00pm

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INTERMEDIATE SAMPLER  -  Intermediate

Martha Davidson $90.00 Patterns Included

Completed the Beginners Class and want to learn more. This sampler features a large pieced centre surrounded by different pieced Star Blocks. Learn double add-a-corner, curves, quilting lingo and lots more.

Thursday  ~ Feb 7  14  21  28  Mar 14  21  28  Apr 4

 

10:00am – 12:30pm   OR    6:30pm  –  9:00pm 

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ACCESSORY FOOT/THREAD ROLL UP TRAVEL  BAG  -  Intermediate

Cathy McGinn                                $40.00 + Pattern

This 15in x 38in Organizer folds up for travel.  It holds up to 48 spools of thread and has a larger pocket. Perfect for individual projects.  The smaller pockets hold your accessory feet, thread or notions. Grommets make it easy to hang in any sewing room when you’re not travelling.

Saturday February 9th  ~  10:30 am  -  3:30 pm 

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SERGER BASICS Level 2   -  Intermediate

Cathy Constantine       $30.00 Notes Given

Finished the basics and want to learn to do more with your Serger – then this is the class  for you! 

Open to all makes and models of Sergers.

Wednesday  February 13th ~  6:30pm - 9:00pm

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DANDELION WISHES  -  Intermediate

Beth Rasmussen                 $40.00  Pattern Included

This 10” block is quick pieced and easy to make. It would make a sensational quilt done with either scrap or controlled colours.  The perfect quilt for Plaids.

Saturday  February 23rd  ~  10:30am  -  3:30pm

 

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Please arrive 5-10 minutes before class so we may start on time. 

 

All fabrics, books, patterns, rulers and other supplies

are available at our shop.  We appreciate your support

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BOSTON COMMONS QUILT TOP  -  Intermediate

Micheline Mallet               $40.00 + Pattern

This variation on the traditional Boston Commons quilt pattern is rounds of simple squares, on point, to highlight a faceted center in this variation of the classic design. Not as hard or

complicated as it looks but a stunning quilt top when finished!

Different colour choices make each quilt unique.

Saturday  March 2nd  ~ 10:30am  -  3:30pm

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SERGER TABLE RUNNER  -  Intermediate

Cathy Constantine                $40.00 Pattern included

This stunning flat locked table runner will look great on any table. This technique using flatlocking with your Serger, can be used in many other projects.

Saturday  March 9th  ~  10:30am - 3:30 pm

 

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QUICK TRIPS  -  Beginner/Intermediate

Beth Rasmussen                            $40.00 + Book

This is the most traditional looking version of the Trip Around the World Quilt.  This is a simple strip method of sewing strips together and cutting them apart in different widths. Unlike the traditional method there are no opposing seams to match!

Saturday  March 16th   ~  10:30am  -  3:30pm

 

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ULTIMATE TRAVEL  BAG  -  Inter/Advanced

Cathy McGinn                                $60.00 + Pattern

The perfect travel companion, this functional bag is carry-on compliant and sure to turn heads wherever you go. A comfortable padded adjustable and detachable carrying strap

and quick-grab side handles make it convenient for all sorts of travel. With a zippered and slip pockets on the front, back, and ends as well as a full zippered pocket and three more slip pockets inside, the bag will keep everything organized and close at hand.

Measures 18in long x 13in H x 8in D

Friday   March 22nd ~ 6:30pm - 9:00pm   AND

Saturday  March 23rd ~ 10:30am - 3:30pm

 

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JELLY ROLL RUG  - Beginner/Intermediate

Cathy Constantine                        $40.00 + Pattern

Make the rectangle or oval version of this Jelly-Roll Rug. Now, all skill levels may participate in the joy of Jelly-Roll Rug making! No stitching around tight curves, just sewing straight seams in the Jelly Roll Rug 2 pattern.  A fun day!

Saturday  March 30th ~ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

 

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IRISH MIST QUILT TOP  -  Intermediate/Advanced

Martha Davidson                          $75.00 + Book

The Quilt Branch has created this book, with 6 new projects and each using 6 half-yard cuts. There are instructions for five quilts and a set of placemats included, plus extras. This book has some of the best-illustrated and clearest instructions we've seen.  A stunning quilt no matter what colors you use!

Saturday  April 6th  + April 27th  ~  10:30am - 3:30pm

 

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STAR BRIGHT QUILT  -  Beginner/Intermediate

Beth Rasmussen                  $40.00 Pattern Included

This Fat Quarter friendly star pattern has an offset 8 Point   Variable Star surrounded by smaller squares. It can be made in different sizes to suit your needs.  Rotary cut and easy to make. Charm Pack friendly as well!

Saturday  April 13th  ~  10:30am  -  3:30pm

 

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QUILT AS YOU GO METHOD  -  Beg/Intermediate

Martha Davidson               $40.00 Pattern Included

The quilt-as-you-go-technique simplifies quilting for Beginners because it is an easy way to join quilted pieces by machine. Instead of handling bulky quilts, you will be able to quilt your project as you piece it. Learn how ideal it is for those of you with limited space to sew. Instead of having to wrangle a huge quilt around a small area, you are now quilting each block individually and then joining together in rows.

Saturday April 20th  ~  10:30am - 3:30pm

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DRESDEN PLATE QUILT  -  Intermediate

Martha Davidson                            $40.00 + Ruler

The Dresden Plate quilt pattern was one of the most popular quilts made during the 1920s and 30s. Simplified using the EZ International Quilting Ruler; you can make a beautiful Dresden quilt with this ruler. Easy Dresden Quilt Acrylic Ruler includes a turner to make it easier. The plates can then be machine or hand stitched onto the background.

Saturday  May 11th  ~  10:30am - 3:30 pm

 

 

REGISTRATION:     Register in person or by phone.  Payment must be made at this time.  Visa or MasterCard are accepted for registration by phone.  Classes are filled on a first-come basis.  Classes require a minimum of 4 – 6 registrants to run and the maximum is 6 - 9.  Register early as some classes fill quickly. When you register for a class, you will receive a requirement list outlining what you need to bring to class.  Cancellation is allowed up to one week before class begins with full refund.  Classes will be cancelled and fees refunded prior to class date if there is insufficient registration.

 

Cancellation is allowed up to one week, before class begins, with full refund.    Classes will be cancelled and fees refunded, prior to class date, if there is 

insufficient registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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