Classes


Quilting and Sewing


Start with an idea or a photo, start layering fabrics, and in no time you'll have a landscape! Join Cindy Alley as she helps you figure out just where those blues and greens look best! Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151 between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Class is held on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Waves of colorful rectangles soar up and down in bargello quilts. Learn all the secrets! Please come to class with your strips cut and numbered so that we may begin sewing immediately. Click here to sign up, or call 814-238-4151, or stop by! Class is held on Wed., Jan. 24 & 31, 6-9 p.m., OR Tues, Jan. 23 & 30, 9-noon.

Cost: $ 38.00
This year, we'll be whimsical and light for our block of the month, for some Sunny Days! To make the quilt, we'll use all Cotton + Steel brand fabrics. Note that the picture is just a concept and will likely change as we go. If you are from out of town, we can mail you the blocks each month; call us. Class is held on Saturdays, Jan. 27, Feb. 24, Mar. 31, Apr. 14, May 19, June 9, July 7, Aug. 4, Aug. 25, Sept. 29, Oct. 27, Dec. 8. All at 10:30 a.m. OR Mondays, Jan. 29, Feb. 26, Apr. 2, Apr. 16, May 21, June 11, July 9, Aug. 6, Aug. 27, Oct 1, Oct. 29, Dec. 10. Your choice of 10:30, 12:30, 4:30, or 5:30. Note: If you are reading this after the first day, you may sign up and catch up, but you'll need to call us to do so at 814-238-4151.

Cost: $ 60.00
This gorgeous block was done in last year's block of the month, but you can make it on its own as well. It has it all--technique and beauty! You will learn paper piecing and curved piecing, plus you will make the coolest blocks in the world! Sign up by clicking here, or by calling 814-238-4151 between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Class will be held at the HILTON GARDEN INN on Sunday, April 22, from 9-5. Note that if you love this quilt and didn't make one, ask about a kit of the whole thing!

Cost: $ 60.00
Join Diane in making this beautiful quilt! She has loved making it so much that she has made at least five of them, and has more planned! We will use Eleanor Burns's book, which includes a template for easier cutting. Class is held on Thursdays, April 12, 19 & 26, from 2-5 p.m.

Cost: $ 48.00
Let's hold onto the flowers just a wee bit longer! And learn to piece circles! Call 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Class is held on Monday, May 21, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
Learning free-motion quilting doesn't have to be frustrating. If you take it step-by-step, it can even be fun. You'll be amazed at how easy it is, and, you'll have plenty of ideas to take you beyond the class! Click to sign up here or call (814) 238-4151 between 10 and 5:30, Class is held on Saturday, Mar. 24, 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Cost: $ 28.00
This stunning placemat will be the perfect thing for your table this summer. It's paper pieced from the queen of paper piecing: Judy Niemeyer! Ruth will take you through the steps with ease. Call 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Class is held on Tuesdays, May 1 & 15, 9-noon.

Cost: $ 38.00
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. Class is held on Sunday, Jan. 28, 1-4 p.m., OR Wednesday, May 9, 6-9 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. Class is held on Tuesdays, Jan. 16 & 23, 6-9 p.m. or Tuesdays, April 17 & May 1, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
You've taken Quilting 101, and it's time to keep going. Learn to quilt with triangles, and get better at learning that quarter-inch seam allowance and matching corners. You'll get a review of what you learned in 101, plus you'll move on to new skills! Sign up by clicking here, or by calling 814-238-4151 between 10-5:30, Monday through Saturday. Class is held on Tuesdays, May 8 & 15, 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!

Cost: $ 42.00
If you've never made clothing before, this is the perfect place to start--and quilting fabrics work perfectly with this pattern. Make a cute little sundress for a cute little girl! Call 814-238-4151, stop by, or click here to sign up. Class is held on Thursdays, April 19, 26, May 3, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 42.00
Combine bargello with raw-edge applique to make a stunning table runner. We have kits! Class meets on Tuesdays, Feb. 6 & 13, from 9 a.m. to noon.

Cost: $ 32.00
If you've taken quilting 101, you are ready to tackle a bigger quilt top! Yellow Brick road is just that quilt. It's fun, and makes great use of fat quarters. Come play with color! Along with basic sewing supplies, you'll need the pattern and fabric as noted on the pattern. (Note: We are doing just the top piecing in this class.) Class meets on Wednesdays, Mar. 14 & 21, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: $ 32.00