Craig’s Quilting Corner
Fall Quilting Classes
September 7th and 14th 4:30-8:30
Back to basics…Learn to Quilt
In this class we will be making a charming double size quilt top. We will be taking this opportunity to go over all the basics to get started quilting including: tools of the trade, cutting and sewing techniques. This is a perfect beginner project that is suitable for seasoned quilters as well. Pattern included.
Starting August 2016 One on one instruction by appointment. Ask for available Day.
This 4 hour class is a prerequisite to renting the longarm at Craig’s Quilting Corner. In this class you will learn how to quilt on a longarm machine. Skills covered in the class include quilt top preparation, loading your quilt, tension, thread, planning, marking, pantographs, and free motion. You will have the opportunity to finish a small project of your own at this class.
This class can be purchased as a rental package for $320 which includes the class and 10 hours of machine time!!!
October 14th 4:30 – 8:30
Quilting Rulers PLUS!
We’ve come a long way baby!!! Ok you have tried some free motion quilting… what’s next. Learn how to use rulers and templates to create a professional look on your latest projects. We will be covering some of the basic tools and techniques including some basic design strategies.
October 6th and 13th 4:30 to 8:30
Curved Piecing made easy
Leave all that pinning behind and learn how to do curved piecing the easy way! In this class we will create a curved block table runner. We will start by drafting the curved pattern and then we will sew it together without a pin in sight!!! Pattern included.
November 4th 10:30-3:00
Dress up your front door or your dinning room table with this fabulous fabric wreath.
November 10th 1:30 to 6:30
Shhhhh….. don’t tell anyone you know how to do this…. You’ll be making them for everyone you know!!!! Pattern included.
November 25th 10:30 to 3:00
Appliqued Snowman Bench Cushion by KimberBell
KimberBell has created this amazing Whimsy winter Bench Pillow. Come learn to appliqué with this 16X38 cushion. The first in a serious of year round pillows.
December 8th 4:30- 8:30
Hunter Star Table runner
This is a classic look that will be a stunning centerpiece to any table this Christmas. This is the half square triangle method which requires no extra rulers or tools. Pattern included.
January 4th 4:30 – 8:30
Sewing with Minky….. Shannon Cuddle cloth
Just in time for all those Spring babies!!! Cuddle up in a new appliqué quilt made from minky… yes you heard me we are sewing with minky!!!! Learn the tricks of the trade to this stretchy fabric. Pattern included.
Samples are up in the store. Come in to today to take a look and sign up to learn some new techniques!