Patches and Stitches Class for Spring 2022
Tuesday Sept 20, 27; Oct 4,11,18
5:30 — 8 pm
(B) Get started the right way—learn the easiest, fastest, best ways to make a quilt by machine. This fresh pattern teaches the basic building blocks of patchwork. Great tips taught all along the way. Your quilt will be ready to hand or machine quilt by the last class—really!
Sat Oct 22
12 noon — 5pm
(I) Anchors Aweigh is just the quilt for all those scraps you have! Blue and white quilts are a must for summer! Or any time! Blue and white quilts calm the soul and the sailor. Three different blocks are used to make an attractive design.
Wed Sept 28; Oct 19
5:30 — 8:30 pm
(B+) This is a good pattern to learn paper piecing, as there are just a few stars. The majority of this quilt is traditional piecing that will show off your large printed fabrics.
Improve Your Appliqué
Mon Oct 17
5:30 — 9 pm
(B) This is the class for those who want all the tips for beautiful hand appliqué. Learn to make points, curves, circles, leaves, and stems.
Sat Oct 8
9am — 3 pm
(B+) Everyone loves this pattern--learn how to make it fast completely by machine, no hand sewing.
Sat Dec 10
10am — 4pm
(B) Come learn from an expert! Judy will teach you many beautiful stitches that will enhance all your wool projects. Come in to Patches and take a look at Judy’s class sample — you will be inspired to make one for yourself! Or embellish any of your current projects.
Sat Oct 1, 29
10am — 3pm
(B) Join us in the wonderful world of needlepoint. You will learn the essentials of needlepoint; ie canvas types, needles, threads, and different stitches. This is a two day class.
Circle Wedge Tree Skirt
Sat Oct 15
9am — 3pm
(B You can make this beautiful Christmas Tree Skirt in time for Christmas! In fact, you will end up with two tree skirts and double the fun!
Classic Quilt Block
Sat Nov 19
10am — 2pm
(B +)This classic block can be used for any type of fabric. It looks good in 30s, Civil War, Brights, Juvenal, and especially batiks. And use any kind of background fabric: bright, dark, medium. So easy, you'll want to use this block for several quilts.
Sat Sept 17
10am — 2pm
(B) Come join a class that will teach tips and techniques of machine appliqué'hat mimics needle-turn applique' by hand. Kit will be available for purchase.
Thur Sept 29
4pm — 8pm
(B) You will learn how to cross stitch on paper and also placing finished project on a sweet sleigh for a precious Christmas ornament.
Walking Foot Only Machine Quilting
Sat Sept 24
9am — 1pm
(B) This class will help you become comfortable using your walking foot to create basic lines, shapes, curves and motifs. We cover machine needles, thread choices, marking tools, batting types and how to prepare your quilt for quilting.
Our Class Registration Policy
Register by either phone or in person. WE DO NOT ACCEPT EMAIL REGISTRATIONS FOR CLASSES!!
To register for a class, you must prepay the class fee at which time you will be given a supply list for things needed to participate in the class. The class fee is for instruction only. No materials are included in the class fee. The fee is refundable if you let us know one week prior to the beginning of the class or if the class is canceled for lack of participation. If you do not let us know one week prior to the class starting, the fee is not refundable.