Craig’s Quilting Corner
Fall Quilting Classes
Tuesday June 20th 1-5pm OR Saturday July 8th 1-5pm OR Thursday Aug 31st 5-9pm more dates for fall will be added in the fall.
Quilting with Rulers!!!
Ruler Quilting is the perfect tool to find endless creative ways to quilt your tops! Learn how to use ruler 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.
Thursday Aug 31th 10-3
Learn to Machine Quilt
So you have a top or two 😉 made now and you are dying to get some quilts quilted…. Come learn all the basic quilting techniques to help you finish you tops on your very own machine. You will learn how to layer your quilts, mark, basic stitches and free motion quilting.
Thursday Sept 7th 9-4, Sept 14th 9-4 Oct 12th 9 to 4, Oct 19 9 to 4 and Oct 26th 9 to 4
Five full days Cost: $120
Quilt as you Go Rulers Quilt!!!
Now you have the Quilting with rulers class under your belt we are going to make a sampler quilt and practice all the skills you have begun to develop. This class will give you practical experience making a full sized quilt with rulers and then learn how to put it all together with the Quilt as you Go method.
Friday September 15th 9-6
The Creative thimble’s Pressional Tote has all the pockets and compartments needed for today’s professional woman!!! No matter what you want to tote around with you this is the bag for you.
Friday October 20st 9 – 5pm
Disappearing 9 Patch
Learn this amazing technique to create your next quilt! While these quilts look integrate it is a simple technique you can learn to wow your friends and family!!!
Sunday Sept 10, 17, and 24th 9 to 1pm
Back to basics…
In this class we will be making a charming double size quilt top. First class we will learn all about the tools of the trade, cutting, sewing and pressing. Second class we will be learning about layout and assembly. The third class we will focus on a variety of techniques to finish your quilt including walking foot quilting, free motion quilting, templates and binding. Pattern included.
Tuesday October 17th 10 to 4 pm
Now you too can sit on your very own Tuffet…. Come enjoy a day of sewing/crafting and create this adorable foot stool… But you best keep it a secret or you are gonna have to make one for everyone you know!!!
Saturday October 21st 10 – 5pm
Walking Foot Quilting Class
Taking it further….Expand your quilting repertoire by learning these18 Quilting patterns you can do with your walking foot while we make a set of placemats for your home this fall.
Saturday October 28 and 29nd 10-4pm
Master Feather Class
Everybody loves feathers!!! Come learn how to quilt feathers on your quilt tops…. gain the skills you will need to master this dramatic quilting technique!!! Learn two basic techniques to create feathers and then we will start to master straight, curved, circle, traditional and funky feathers in this two day class.
Saturday November 4th 10 to 4
If you can doodle it you can quilt it!!!! Join this class and learn how to create some fun art doodle quilts. We will be making a cushion top at this class! But I don’t doodle… that’s ok… you can also transfer designs onto fabric and use those!!!
Wednesday November 8th 10-4
Planning a Custom Quilt…
Loving all those quilt tops you see on pinterest but you just don’t know where to begin? Learn how to create a custom layout on your quilt top. Learn how to design, mark and sew a small quilt top in this class. Some free motion quilting experience is recommended.
Tuesday November 21st 10 to 5
Christmas Tree Skirt
Change it up a little this season with a new Christmas tree Skirt. Calico Patch Designs has created a beautiful diamond shaped log cabin tree skirt pattern that we will be making in this class. This pattern will also make a very dramatic table topper as well.
Thursday December 7th 10 -4pm
Christmas Place Mats…
Make your Christmas table extra special this year with a new set of placemats… or choose another theme and have a new set for any occasion in your home!
Private lessons $100… make your appointment today!
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.