Quilting Classes
Creating the “Sampler Quilt” from Alex Anderson’s “Start Quilting” book will teach you how to make seven different blocks. The basics for quilt making taught in this class will be lessons learned that you can use in all of your future quilt projects.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn freezer paper applique as you create this floral butterfly block which can be used as a pillow or wall hanging. In this class you will learn to make invisible applique stitches using a method not taught in any book that we have ever seen! Sharp points, inside corners, small circles and narrow bias will all be covered.

Cost: $ 24.00
The hand piecing technique that is used to create the Lucy Boston blocks is called English Paper Piecing. This piecing method provides very easy, yet perfect piecing results.

Cost: $ 30.00
Whether you are a beginning quilter or already a rocking motion quilter, this is a great stitch to know. Stab stitch makes it easy to get through many layers with small stitches. Even if you’ve never quilted before, you can learn this technique in just one hour.

Cost: $ 8.00
Art & Stitch works with all computerized quilting systems. Bring your laptop and follow along as you learn to design your own custom quilting patterns. You'll learn to use the powerful automatic features of the software, as well as creating original designs by tracing or using a design concept of your own. To achieve maximum benefit from this class be sure that you have updated to Version 4.2. You may download a trial version from the Art & Stitch website.

Cost: $ 120.00
Meandering is the most common filler for quilting in background space but there are many other possibilities! We will explore other filler designs in various sizes for effect and how batting and thread weights help make the block design pop.

Cost: $ 30.00
Have you admired those "Dream Big" panels on social media and want to learn how to do one? Here's your chance! Quilters' Haven has them available and we have created a class just for you. You will learn how to audition designs, select thread, and plan out your design to make your creation a reality.

Cost: $ 30.00
The magic begins when you learn patterns beyond the basic stipple. We will explore a variety of meandering patterns that will become as easy for you to do as your stippling is now. We will cover thread selection, scale, density and working across the quilt. Come prepared to practice designs with a white board, markers and eraser.

Cost: $ 30.00
Vicki will demonstrate how to load a quilt and share machine quilting tips for the beginning machine quilter. We will explore various quilting tools, adjusting bobbin and top thread tension, and machine maintenance to keep your machine operating in peak performance. If you are new to your long arm or considering purchasing a machine, this class is for you!

Cost: $ 30.00
In this class we will explore using rulers, stencils, and grids to create backfills that help bring other motifs to the forefront. This class will cover thread choice, marking techniques, embellishing stencils, and how to use rulers to create straight lines on grids as a design element, or curved cross hatching.

Cost: $ 24.00
Pantographs are a wonderful way to explore edge to edge quilting and this class will help you explore how to adjust the pantograph and laser light to get you started on your journey. We will explore how to advance the fabric and keep your pattern lined up perfectly row to row, ways to embellish your pantograph, and even how you might be able to create a design and turn it into a pantograph.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learning how to paper piece will allow you to successfully tackle difficult patterns, such as Mariners Compass, with perfect accuracy.

Cost: $ 20.00
Linda is a spectacular machine quilter who will show you how to quilt on your own sewing machine. She will teach you a variety of background quilting patterns, border designs, feathers, etc. She will take you through the steps required to get comfortable with your machine and confident in your quilting skills. You need to see Linda's sample close up to believe it is possible to achieve the results she does on her home sewing machine.

Cost: $ 24.00
Have you done some machine quilting and are ready to move on to more complex patterns? If you are an intermediate or experienced beginner, this class is for you. Learn background quilting patterns, how to quilt feathers, and more. You need to see Linda’s sample close up to believe it is possible to achieve these results on your home sewing machine.

Cost: $ 20.00
One fabric is all you have to decide on to make the whole center of this quilt. Then you'll stack it, whack it and rearrange it. You will be the designer in determining how to lay out these quilt blocks to get the dramatic visual effect you want to achieve.

Cost: $ 32.00
Nothing will keep you warmer on a cold winter day than a soft and cozy flannel rag quilt. If you have never made a quilt before or have never worked with flannel, this is probably a really great choice for you. The best thing about a rag quilt is that you quilt each block as you go, so you can finish the quilt yourself, from beginning to end. We want to give you fair warning; everyone in your house will be fighting over who gets to use the rag quilt. You may want to plan to make more than one right from the start.

Cost: $ 20.00
You will start your quilt by strip piecing a beautiful strata of blended fabrics. Using only three pattern pieces you will cut out your entire quilt project from this one piece of fabric which you have created. You will be the designer in laying out the blocks to achieve the design you want. This method of constructing a quilt creates a stunning piece of artwork, allowing your creativity to shine.

Cost: $ 20.00
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Saturdays 9:30am-4pm
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