Classes and Events


3 Series Guide Class for new owners:
Congratulations on your new machine! If you haven't heard from us about a guide class to help you learn all the great things your machine can do, call us and we will get you added to the class schedule.


Sat, June 9, 9:30 am – HandiQuilter Guild:  Come and learn with other longarm quilters.  Share ideas, learn new techniques, and see what other quilters are doing.  This is a free guild.  All brands of longarm owners (or wannabe owners) are welcome.  This guild meets every 2nd Saturday at 9:30 am.


Tues, June 12 at 6:30 pm or Thurs, June 14 at 10:00 am – Home Machine Quilting Club:  Learn quilting techniques for you home sewing machine.  Try your hand at free-motion, ruler work and walking foot quilting techniques in each class.  Cost is $10 per class.  This club meets every 2nd Tuesday at 6:30 pm and every 2nd Thursday at 10:00 am.  Taught by Annette Rose

Machine Embroidery Guild
Bring your computer, your questions and show-and-tell, but leave your sewing machine at home.  Learn how to use your embroidery software and some new techniques.  This is a free guild that meets the First Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am.  The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 5th (No Embroidery Guild in July or August).

Beginning Kids Sewing Class: Come Monday—Thursday and make a pillowcase, pajama shorts, and a tote bag. Ages 9 to 18. 1:00 to 3:30 (July, afternoons) or 10:00 to 12:30 (August, mornings). Classes Taught by Lynnette Hutchison.
 $50 Plus materials. 
5 different sessions -- June 11 to July 19.


Fabric Weaving: Try your hand at creating a woven panel of fabric strips that makes a 3-D pattern.   This would be great for a pillow, bag, gadget cover, journal cover, or to put into a quilt. Technique uses the Wefty Needle. Taught by Emily Sigler.  $18 Plus materials (Foam core board provided.)  
Saturday, June 23 at 10:00 am ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Tues, June 26th at 10:00 am  – 60th Anniversary Block of the Week:  Come and sew your blocks, get help (if you need it), and show off your completed blocks.  Come and support your sister quilters in this fun and FREE block party.  You’ll find the free blocks on the "60 Years Block of the Week" tab, on this website.  Get more details at the store.  Group led by Annette Rose.  Cost is FREE.

Minky Row Quilt Class: Yes, you can complete a whole quilt in this class! You’ve seen these quilts on the balcony at the store. They are quilted as-you-go with a stitch and flip method. Taught by Judy Brown.   $12 Plus materials.  Next class will be Saturday, June 30 from 10 am to 2 pm.


 Joy in the Morning Wool Group: Come before the store opens to sit and stitch. Learn wool applique and embroidery techniques with Amy Maxfield.  This class is FREE!  Monday mornings at 9:00 am.  (See sign-up sheet for dates.)