Classes


Quilting and Sewing


Piecing circles always looks intimidating. But it's easy. Truly! Caryl will patiently show you all the tricks. Let your imagination soar from there with many ways to put the quilt together. Wednesday, June 27, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Jessie loves hand work, and she'll pass that love along to you. Try your hand at a clamshell quilt. Use either delicate or bold fabrics, and create a unique look either way! Sunday, Aug. 12, 1-3 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Pockets where you want them, the perfect size, the length of handle that works for you: All of these can be yours when you design a tote yourself! You should have made at least one bag or pouch of some kind before taking this class. Tuesday, July 31, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
This magnificent eagle is perfect for an Independence Day decoration. Ruth will help you learn raw-edge applique. If you can cut with scissors, and trace with a pen, and have quilted just a little bit already, youíre set. Tuesday, June 26, and Thursday, July 5, 9-noon. NOTE CHANGE OF DATES.

Cost: $ 38.00
Learn this trendy and relaxing hand sewing technique, and make any item you like from your hexies! English Paper Piecing is said to be addictive, and it's a perfect on-the-go project for doctor visits, watching TV, visiting distant relatives... you may soon find yourself carrying a little basket of shapes everywhere you go! Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151. Sunday, June 24, 1-4 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Everyone loves this darling quilt! You can make it as a small baby quilt, or go for the twin size. Caryl will show you how to work with wee pieces to make the cutest animals ever! Thursdays, July 26 & Aug. 2, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 38.00
You've been doing free-motion quilting, but you're curious about the new FMQ rulers you've been seeing. You're not quite sure how to get started. No worries. Joan and Cynthia have teamed up to help you. You must already know how to do free-motion quilting to take this class. Sunday, Aug. 19, 1-4 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Let Misty show you double curves, so you can make this beautiful and interesting quilt from Jen Kingwell. This one's particularly fun if you fussy cut small motifs from your fabrics. Monday, July 23, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Hand applique is beautiful. There's so much you can do with it, and so much you can learn. Join Mary Beth as she teaches you all the basics. No previous experience with sewing of any kind is needed. Wednesdays, July 18, July 25, & Aug. 1, 9-noon, OR Mondays, July 30, Aug. 6, & Aug. 13, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
Learn or practice the relaxing art of hand quilting. You can choose a traditional stitch with hand quilting thread or a chunky, more visible stitch using perle cotton, or try both. We will discuss marking options, batting types, and thread types, as well as choosing a design. Sunday, July 15, 1-4 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
The log cabin is a classic block, and Creative Grids rulers make it easy! (Itís hard to believe this, but people used to foundation piece this block.) Spend an evening making a block that will create a gorgeous quilt. Monday, July 16, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
If you've never paper-pieced before, this is the perfect block for beginning. It looks tricky, but it's a simple, straight line. Come learn all about it! Thursday, July 19, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
You've had a paper-piecing pattern sitting around for a while, and are anxious to get started--but also a little anxious about getting started. Cynthia will calm your fears and get you going. When you leave, you'll be on your way to finishing! Tuesday, June 26, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Let's go beyond the X-across squares! Learn to use your walking foot to quilt your pieces, to its best advantage! Be sure you have a working walking foot for your machine. Call us at 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Sunday, Aug. 5, 1-4 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
You've vowed to do this for years, but have decided that now is the time! You are going to learn how to quilt! Let us get you started with a project that will show you how to use a rotary cutter and to match corners. Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151. Thursdays, June 14 & 21, 6-9 p.m. OR Wednesdays, Aug. 15 & 22, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
This quilt is fascinating! It actually looks as if it shimmers because of the placement of color and contrast. You'll love making it! The entire first night of class will be spent picking the correct fabrics. We'll sew from there! Click here to sign up, or call 814-238-4151, or stop by! Tuesdays, July 17, 24, and Aug. 21, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
Do you have an owl person in your life? This little wall hanging is sure to be a hit! Saturdays, Aug. 18 & Sept. 1, 9-noon.

Cost: $ 38.00
Combine bargello with raw-edge applique to make a stunning table runner. We have kits! Tuesdays, July 10 & 17, 9-noon.

Cost: $ 38.00