Fall 2016 Newsletter
Multi Technique Pillow
Instructor: Sandy Adkins $45
Thursday, September 29, October 6 & 13, 10 am—1 pm
Learn 4 fun new techniques which you can utilize on future projects while making a beautiful pillow in class You will learn to make a folded star for the first technique and the center of your pillow. For technique 2 you will learn to make piping with the piping hot binding tool. You will texturize fabric to use for the rest of your pillow front with technique 3 and wrap up the back of your pillow with a hidden zipper in technique 4. As stated above, all of these techniques can also be used in future projects.
Quilt Making for Beginners
Instructor: Carolyn Nance $60
Thursday, October 6, 13, 20, 27 & November 3
6 pm—8 pm
Quilt making from start to finish! Students are instructed in picking out fabric and tools, using a rotary cutter, piecing accurately using a 1/4” seam, sandwiching their finished quilt top, quilting and binding their quilt during this five session class. Everyone will leave class with their own finished quilt. Book is required.
Instructor: Carolyn Nance $35
Saturday, October 29, 10 am—3:00 pm
You’ve been asking us to add this fun project to our class calendar. Make one in class and have plenty of time to make more for Christmas gifts. Choose any fabric you like and spray with waterproofing when your done! Pattern is required. Bring a sack lunch with you to class or run out for a carry out!
Celtic Stars 2-Day Workshop
Guest Instructor/Designer: Kathleen Andrews $50
Saturday, November 19, 10 am—3 pm &
Saturday, December 3, 10 am—1 pm
Join Designer Kathleen Andrews during this two day workshop introducing her newest design. Celtic Stars is an intermediate pattern but is easily made using chain and strip piecing, simple template piecing and Celtic made easy with the use of double sided tape instead of pins for perfect circles. Pattern is required.
Instructor: Sandy Adkins $40
Thursday, October 27, 10 am—4 pm
If you loved the Diva Wallet you will really love The Prima Diva! It is not only a wallet, just add a wrist strap and make it a clutch or add loops & a chain and make it a purse. The Prima Diva has 2 zippered sections plus 12 slots for cards and six more pockets. Pattern is required. Bring a sack lunch.
Quick Cosmetic Bag
Instructor: Sandy Adkins $20
Thursday, November 3, 10 am—1 pm
Whip up this quick cosmetic bag in class and have plenty of time to whip up more for Christmas gifts. Free pattern is provided to class members.
Fusible Machine Applique
Instructor: Sue Koehler $10/session
4th Saturday of the month,
start any month, 10 am – noon
Find out how EASY it is to do fusible machine applique! Join Sue for the Winter Cardinal or the pattern of your choice. The Quilters Garden has many patterns, some with fabric kits, or you can choose the fabric or have Sue help you choose in class.
Join us for our Holiday Open House,
Make it-take it project, anytime between 10 –3 on Saturday, November 26th.
Make a quick holiday project while enjoying some goodies with the girls.
There will be a small fee.
Instructor: Carolyn Nance $10/month
Second Saturday of each month for 12 months,
Starting Saturday, May 14, 10 am—noon
Feel like a kid in a candy shop! This Block of the Month design features 12 unique blocks all created with the Super Sidekick & Hex N More rulers. There are no pesky Y seams! Each month you’ll create two blocks from the same design. Creative fabric placement will make your quilt appear to have 24 different blocks. Fabric kits are available in either Kona Cotton or Batik. Pattern and rulers are required. Kits are also available for purchase if you don’t want to take the class.
Instructor: Carolyn Nance $10/month
Third Thursday of each month for 11 months,
Starting Thursday, May 19, 10 am—noon
Take a trip through the galaxy! This block of the month features nine blocks all created with the Hex n More and Super Sidekick Rulers by Jaybird quilts. Each month you will create two blocks from the same design. Creative fabric placement will make your quilt appear to have 18 different blocks. Fabric kits are available in either Kona Cotton or Batik. Pattern and rulers are required. Kits are also available for purchase if you don’t want to take the class.
Have a ‘Garden Party’ to celebrate your birthday!
The Quilters Garden will continue our “The Garden Party Birthday Celebration” program.
What better place to spend your birthday celebration than a free class at The Quilters Garden with a group of your friends. The cake and the class are on us!
Invite a minimum of six and maximum of eight friends and the class for all of you is FREE.
Choose your birthday celebration project from a list of one session, two to six hour projects.. Our intention is that all party attendees will leave the party with their completed project. Stop into the shop to see a selection of project ideas.
Party attendees will receive a 10% discount on the project kit and will also receive 10% off anything they purchase at The Quilters Garden the day of the party.
Call your friends, call The Quilters Garden and schedule the date!
- Register for your party with a minimum of six and maximum of eight friends.
- Register early to get your date. A deposit will be required to hold the date.
- Class time is up to six hours. If the class goes through lunch, attendees must purchase their own lunch.
- The smaller projects can be held in the evening.
- Pick your class project when you register so we can be sure to have the proper kits.
- If there is a class project (not listed) that you would like you are welcome to request it.
- All Party attendees must purchase the kit.
- Party attendees must bring their sewing machine, thread and basic supplies.
- Party attendees get 10% off everything they purchase on party day.
- Birthday cake & coffee will be provided by The Quilters Garden.
- Party attendees must have fun!
- Prices may vary slightly.
Classes must be pre-paid with cash or check made out to the teacher. No seat is held until payment is received.
The Quilters Garden gives students 10% off all class supplies and also 10% off everything purchased on class days.
The teachers would appreciate that students come on time and prepared for class with all supplies ready to go,
Class refunds are only given with 48 hour cancelation notice. Students must cancel by phone or in person (no exceptions).
Class refunds can not be given on classes with guest instructors unless your spot is filled.
The Quilters Garden would appreciate, if possible, that you purchase your class supplies from us. Without your support we would not be able to continue to provide you with these wonderful class opportunities, quality fabrics and supplies.