Classes

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, June 27, 2020 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner

Supply List: 1 yard focus fabric, 1/2 yard of light background fabric, 1/4 yard of medium fabric, 1/8 yard 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

Tag Along Tote

This is the greatest tote for summer travel.  Join us for a fun afternoon making this tote.  This would make a great gift for that special friend.

Cost: $30.00

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner

Supply List: Tag Along Tote pattern and supplies listed 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

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, August 22, 2020 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

Paper Piecing Christmas Ornaments

It's time to start preparing for Christmas?  Join us to learn how to make a Christmas ornament by Paper Piecing. This is a fun way to make something fun to hang on your tree and you can use your stash.

Cost: $30.00

Date: Saturday, October 17, 2020 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Supply List: scraps of fabric, add a quarter ruler, 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, acrylic rulers, 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: Kara Enyeart

Rag Quilt

Do you need to make some Christmas gifts for family, friends or coworkers?  This is a great quilt that doesn't need extra quilting.  It is a warm quilt that is great to have in any home.

Cost: $50.00

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Supply list:  Twelve yards of various different flannels, twin size batting, sewing machine in good working order with a walking foot, 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: Kara Enyeart

Spirals Table Topper

This is another great gift idea.  Create an elegant table setting with just two fabrics.

Cost: $30.00

Date: Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Supply list:  Spirals pattern and supplies listed on the pattern, sewing machine in good working order, sewing machine needles (90/14), 50 wt thread such as Mettler or Aurifil, 2 pre-wound bobbins, 6" x 24" 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: Linda Voigt

Raw Edge Applique

Have you ever wanted to learn how to do raw edge applique?  This is the class for you.  This is an introduction to the techniques to get you started.

Cost: $30.00

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 1:30-5:30 p.m.

Skill Level: Beginner

Supply List: Say with Quilted Skinnies book, soft fuse fusible, fabric scraps, 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: Linda Voigt

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, November 21, 2020 from 1:30-5:30

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

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.