Sewing Classes

We have a long and wonderful tradition of providing a wide variety of classes to our customers. We have an incredibly talented teacher that absolutely loves working with people of all ages and skill levels to teach them something new, exciting and fulfilling. Our classes circulate on a seasonal basis, with most classes taking place in late winter into late spring and late summer into early winter. Please join us for a great sewing experience. We want to serve your sewing needs one stitch at a time!

Cuddle Strip Quilt: $25.00 plus supplies.  Thursday June 15th & 22nd, 6:30-8:30 p.m. (15th) and 6-9 p.m. (22nd), and again on August 17th and 24th, 6:30-8:30 p.m. (17th) and 6-9 p.m. (24th). Come learn techniques to working with Cuddle, and make a great strip quilt to keep for yourself or share as a gift. This quilt will be entirely finished when the class is over.
Teacher: Tara Learned

Kid strip quilt: 45" x 60" 11, 5" strips
2-5" strips of 5 different fabrics (1/3 yard of 5 fabrics)
1-5" strip of 1 fabric (1/4 yard of 1 fabric)
1 3/8 yard of fabric for back
Batting: 1 3/8 yard of 80/20 batting 
Binding: Traditional 1/3 yard

Adult strip quilt: 60" x 72" 17 5" Strips
2-5" strips of 8 different fabrics (1/3 yard of 8 fabrics)
1-5" strip of 1 fabric (1/4 yard of 1 fabric)
2 1/6 yard of fabric for back
Batting: 1 3/4 yard 
Binding: 1/2 yard 

Basic Sewing kit: 
Thread to match          Sharp scissors              Seam ripper           *masking or painter tape
Measuring tape           Hand sewing needles    Pin cushion            *Rotary Cutter
Straight pins                Extra bobbins                paper and pencil    *505 Spray Adhesive
Extra sewing needles  Reading glasses           Temporary fabric pen
Sewing machine and manual

Binding Class: $10.00 at time of registration, and $5.00 for kit on day of class. Saturday, June 10th, 12:30-2:30. This is a bonus class because of popular demand! Come learn how to properly bind a quilt. It is such an essential part of finishing the quilt, and Tara will teach you each step of the process.
Teacher: Tara Learned
*Also being taught: Thursday, June 29th, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, August 12, 12:30-2:30 p.m.; Thursday, August 31st, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Twister Table Topper: $20.00 plus supplies. Thursday March 23rd & 30th, 6:30-8:30 p.m. This is a fun time to learn the twister technique and have a cute finished project!
Teacher: Tara Learned

Paper Piecing: $15.00 plus supplies. Three separate classes being taught. You only need to sign up for one of these classes.
*Thursday, July 6th, 6-9 p.m.
*Thursday, Sept. 7th, 6-9 p.m.
*Saturday, Sept. 9th, 1-4 p.m.
Teacher: Tara Learned

Beginning Quilting: $38.00 plus supplies. Thursdays, July 20th, 27th, and Aug. 3rd, 6:30-9 p.m. This is a great way to  brush up on lost skills or just come learn a new one. This is a three part class where you will come away from it with a finished quilt top. A great way to follow this class is the binding class.

Teacher: Tara Learned

Intermediate Quilting 1: $15.00 plus supplies. Saturday, July 8th, 12:30-3:30. Herringbone quilt, chevron quilt, stars, offset squares, and so much more! Learn how to get those perfect points on half square triangles for the endless possibilities of things you can make. You will be a pro by the end of class and have the confidence to know you will get perfect points every time. You will have enough in class to make a table topper sized quilt to go home with.

Teacher: Tara Learned

What to Know Before Class Day

All fees are due at time of registration. We give you a supply list when you sign up and you are expected to have all these supplies purchased and with you as soon as class starts. You are also expected to bring all the tools necessary to complete the project with you to class. This includes but is not limited to: sewing machine, scissors, pins, needles, thread, marking utensil, rotary cutter, rotary mat, rulers, etc. We offer 4 sewing machines in our classroom that may be reserved when you sign up for class, unfortunately we do not provide enough for everyone. If you absolutely cannot bring your own machine, it is imperative that you sign up as soon as possible to reserve a sewing machine from the classroom.

*Important Notes: We reserve the right to cancel a class 2 days prior to class if we have not had 4 or more signups. If you are signed up for a class with less than 4 people, you will be notified and can either sign up for the next available offering of the class or recieve a full refund, at customer's choice.
Additionally, you may cancel a class and receive a full refund up to 1 week prior to the class. If it is 7 days or less, no refund will be issued and you may pass your slot on to someone else.

Class etiquette: We ask that you observe a few behaviors while in class so as to ensure the goals and purpose of the class are met as well as maintaining the friendly, patient and relaxed atmosphere of the classroom.

  • Please be on time to class with all supplies ready to go. There is not time alloted in classes for you to make last minute purchases.
  • Please no cell phone use while in class. Please turn off your cell phone or put it on silent before entering the classroom.
  • Please do not bring children to class.
  • Please no food or drink unless otherwise stated.
  • Please use respectful language.