Classes

H Bag

Have you seen the new H bag in the shop? It is a great bag for, well, just about everything. The pattern provides instructions for two sizes. This would make a fantastic gift for someone.

Cost: $30.00

Date: Saturday, Oct. 12 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner

Supply List: H Bag pattern and supplies list on the pattern, sewing machine in good working order and the operator’s manual. Sewing machine needles (90/14), 50 wt thread such as Mettler or Aurifil, acrylic rulers, scissors, Rotary cutter, Cutting mat at least 18″ x 24″, Seam riper, Pins, Marking Pencil, and Paper for notes and a pencil.

Students receive a 15% discount on supplies purchased at Quilt Essentials.

Instructor: Dawn Carver

English Paper Piecing Christmas Ornaments

Are you getting ready for Christmas? We are going to have a demo on English Paper Piecing ornaments. This is a fun way to make something fun to hang on your tree and you can use your stash. Those who come will receive a free set of paper pieces to get you started.

Cost: Free

Date: Saturday, Oct. 26 from 1:30 p.m.

Instructor: Linda Voigt

Beginning Piecing

In this class you will learn the basics of cutting your fabric, stitching with a 1/4″ seam allowance and piecing your rows together. You will learn basic techniques of a 4-patch and flying geese blocks. By the end of the day you will have a nearly completed wall hanging or table topper.

Cost: $50.00

Date: Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner

Supply List: 1 yard focus fabric, 1/2 year of light background fabric, 1/4 yard of medium fabric, 1/8 hard of dark fabric, 3/8 yard for inner border. You will need a sewing machine in good working order and the operator’s manual. Sewing machine needles (90/14), 50 wt thread such as Mettler or Aurifil, 2 pre-wound bobbins, 6″ x 24″ acrylic ruler, 6″ square acrylic ruler, Rotary cutter, Cutting mat at least 18″ x 24″, Seam riper, Pins, Marking Pencil, Quarter inch sewing foot, Paper for notes and a pencil.

Students receive a 15% discount on supplies purchased at Quilt Essentials.

Instructor: Dawn Carver

You Did What With My T-shirt??!!!

Have you been saving T-shirts?  Do you want to make a T-shirt quilt for that special someone or for yourself?  This is the class for you.  You will learn how to prepare the t-shirts to be pieced into a quilt and learn tips and tricks from Dawn.  Students must know how to cut fabric, sew a ¼” seam and square up fabric.  Please show up on time.

Cost: $50.00

Date: Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Supply list:  This is for a 3×3 T-shirt quilt. (This does not include the borders.)

  • Minimum of 9 t-shirts
  • 5 yards woven stabilizer (not interfacing)
  • ¾ yard cotton fabric for 5 frames
  • 5/8 yard cotton fabric for 4 frames
  • Thread
  • Pins
  • Rotary cutter/ mat
  • Seam Ripper
  • 12 ½ square ruler if you have one (15 ½ inch square is also handy)
  • Small straight ruler
  • Tape measure
  • Sewing machine in good working order with owner’s manual

Students receive a 15% discount on supplies purchased at Quilt Essentials.

Instructor: Dawn Carver

Registration Policy

Student Expectations
Students are expected to show up on time for class and be prepared to learn.  Please be respectful of others and their desire to learn.  Class supplies should be purchased prior to class.

Class & Club Fees/Registration
Register early, as class/club space is limited. Payment must be received prior to class/club to guarantee a spot. Please remember that if payment is not made, you are NOT registered.

You may call with your credit card info or come into the store. Once you pay for your class, you will receive a supply list. If you have required supplies at home, by all means, bring them. If not, we would appreciate it if you would purchase the supplies from us. We’ll offer you a 15% discount on the fabric, tools, and other class supplies purchased from Quilt Essentials.  If there is no registration fee then there isn’t a 15% discount.

Cancellation Policy
We have a 7 day cancellation policy. If you cancel 7 days in advance, your class/club fee can be transferred to another class/club or be used as store credit. If you cancel in less than 7 days, you forfeit your fee.