Basic Beginner Quilt Series Let us walk you through your first quilt top from start to finish. Master the basics, from reading a pattern to rotary cutting and adding borders. You will familiarize your self with your sewing machine and learn about the perfect 1/4 seam allowance.
A supply list will be sent to your email following registration.
Introduction to English Paper Piecing Learn this method of hand piecing (EPP) that uses paper templates to stabilize fabric. This technique was historically invented in England but brought to the states after the 1700?s. A quilter can create accurate shapes, whether simple or complex, with this accurate method. Kit will include all the necessary papers, thread, and fabric needed to complete four coordinating mug rugs.
Longarm Auto Pilot Mach 3 2 day class
In this class, you will learn all the basics of AutoPilot Mach 3 for edge to edge quilting plus how to set up and quilt your top for custom work. You will also learn many helpful hints to make your computerized quilting fast and fun! Come prepared with questions. This is a great refresher course you are sure to learn from if you already own an AutoPilot, and a MUST for new users and those considering automated quilting at its finest.
Longarm Free Motion Learn basic skills using free motion techniques to create beautiful designs that you can practice on and master at home! We will teach you different designs you can use as all-overs or background fills. Practice stitching in the ditch and creating beautiful blocks and borders.
Longarm Maintenance In this class, we will cover cleaning, oiling, tension, timing, needle bar height, presser foot height, changing a needle and rotating the sew head for the INNOVA Longarm. Bring your operator's manual.
October Leaves Make this stunning wall hanging/table topper while learning tips and techniques when sewing curves, and how to use the Quick Curve Ruler Mini. Using this ruler reduces curved cutting and sewing time! There are multiple patterns available that use this ruler and you get a free pattern inside the ruler! This would be the perfect accent at your Thanksgiving table. Project finishes at 35? square. Mini Wonderful Curves book required for class. (Ruler is included in class fee)
Star Cross Beginner Quilt Series From start to finish! Let us walk you through your first quilt from start to finish. We start with fabric selection (first class) reading a pattern, using a rotary cutter and ruler and familiarizing yourself with your machine to get the perfect 1/4 inch seam.