Previous Classes

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Previous Classes

Listed below are classes that have been held in my studio.  You and your friends can schedule any of these classes when the time works out for you and me.  I prefer to have at least 3 people to do a class. 

Beginning Quilting

Beginning Quilting
 

                               Beginning Quilting

  There will be an introduction on threads, needles, fabric, rotary cutting  and machine maintenance.

   We will then make a small table runner using charm squares (5”).  We will add a border and then sew the whole thing together. 

   Cost is $50 which includes all of your supplies.  You will have a choice of 3 different color ways.   You will also have enough charm squares to make a second runner. 

 

Sunshine Quilt

Sunshine Quilt
 

                        Sunshine Quilt

  The color of the year (2016) from Kona Cotton is this bright yellow.  We will use the pattern Wistful from Villa Rosa and precut 2.5” strips to make this spring time quilt.   The size of the quilt if 57” X 72” which is a nice throw size.  

Cost for the class is $85 which includes all materials for making the quilt top.  This quilt has a lot of different size pieces so please bring  7 sandwich bags to keep them in  or spring loaded clips.   A tote box might also we useful for this project. 

 

Lets Learn How to do Binding

Binding Class
 

                           Lets Do Binding

  We will be making two place-mats in our class.  You will be choosing fabric from my collection.  First we will machine quilt the  place-mats and then add the binding.  The class includes making mitered corner and joining the binding.

Cost for the class is $30.

 

Stupendous Stitching Class

Stupendous Stitching   15 X 20 inches

                 Stupendous Stitching

    Have you wanted to use the decorative  stitches on your sewing machine and  never could find a project to use them on.   This class is for you.   We will be making a wall hanging from a fat quarter of fabric.  

  Class supplies:   Many colors of threads in different weights if you have them and varieties of yarn.   This exercise works best with a 90 sewing machine needles.  I will also have some yarns and threads for you to work with if you have none. 

    The cost of the class is  $28.  

 

Pansy Table Runner

Pansy Table Runner- 12 X 58 inches
 

  What a breath of  fresh air  as you look at this colorful table runner.  The size is 12.5 by 58 inches.

  Everything will be supplied for this class.  This will teach you the technique of  appliqué.  The cost is  $50. 

Landscape Quilt

Landscape Quilt
 

This class is for those of you who want to do something a little different.  We will be making a landscape quilt using the tile method for the sky.

  Class supplies:   Materials will be provided but bring a  tweezers, sharp small scissors and a size 90 sewing machine needle.

    The cost of the class is  $45.00

 

Fiji Handbag

Quilted Handbag from batiks.
 

This bag pattern is not very hard and will teach you the basics of making a  handbag.

  Class supplies:   Materials will be provided but bring items listed above.   You will need to pick out  7 fat quarters of your choice to make this bag before class begins.  Wonder clips are helpful in this class.  Please have a size 90 needle for your sewing machine.      The cost of the class is  $50.

Fall Table Topper

The table topper will be an octagon shape.  You can use fall fabrics but the theme fabric could be used for any season.  The cost is $50 which includes all materials the the pattern.

Fat Quarter Clutch Bag

Fat Quarter Clutch Bag
 

Fat Quarter Clutch Bag

               Only two fat quarters to make this

dynamite bag.   Make one for every occasion because they are just that easy.   You can choose your own colors.  Cost is $30 for pattern and materials.  

Fall Table Cloth

Fall Table Cloth
  This table cloth is 55 X 75”.   There are 6 squares of this beautiful batik fabric. Plus a 6” border.  Cost for the class is $75.00 which includes pattern and materials for the top. 

 

Fat Quarter Shuffle- Wing-nuts

Combine four Bow Tie blocks into a larger block unit making a small wall hanging or table topper.   29.5 X 29.5"

This project take 6 coordinating fat quarters plus 2/3 yard for background.  This class takes about 6 hours.  The cost is $45 including materials.  The book is extra.

Fat Quarter Shuffle- Beautiful Bloom

  This is an exciting 3-D flower that you create using fat quarters.  You will learn some fun new technique using Terrial Magic.  17 X 17 inches.

This project take 6 coordinating fat quarters plus 1/3 yard for binding.  This class takes about 6 hours.  The cost is $55 including materials.  The book is extra.

Fat Quarter Shuffle- Raining Boxes

These traditional blocks take on a whole new look when set on point in an asymmetrical setting with a white background.  55 X 70 inches.

This project take 6 coordinating fat quarters plus 4.5 yards white for background.  This class takes about 15 hours.  The cost is $75 including materials.  The book is extra.

Fat Quarter Shuffle- Sassy Classy Tote

   Fat quarters are the perfect choice for this stylish tote with hidden pockets.  Total size is 12"X14"X4"

 This tote is made from 6 coordinating fat quarters and 1.2 yard fabric for the lining. The stabilizer is fusible fleece and craft fuse.  It has two outside pockets and two inside pockets.   This class takes about 6 hours.  The cost is $45 including materials.  The book is extra.

Button Boats

   

These adorable boats are handy and bring to life to hold your favorite snacks or supplies.   We will make  2 boats at class which lasts about 3 hours.  

   Cost of class is $28 which includes the pattern.

 

Capri Carry All Handbag

  

This bag pattern is not very hard and will teach you the basics of making a  handbag.

  Class supplies:   Materials will be provided but bring all your sewing items to class.    You will need to pick out  7 fat quarters  (or 3,  1/2 yard cuts and one fat quarter) of your choice to make this bag before class begins.  Wonder clips are helpful in this class.  Please have a size 90 needle for your sewing machine.      The cost of the class is $50.