- Fabric Collage Workshop - the Laura
Heine technique taught by JoLynn
This class will have you looking at fabric in a different way!
JoLynn will guide you in this fun project as you learn to fussy
cut, and layer fabrics to create your work of art!
You may use any of the Laura Heine patterns. PPnQ is currently
carrying a variety of her patterns.
Thurs/Fri, Oct. 11 & 12 (9:30a-3:30p)
min. 6/max 12
class fee $65.00 - view or print supply list
- Beginner Quiltmaking (Beginners only, please)
Learn basics of building a quilt -1/4" seam, rotary cutting,
machine piecing, sashing, border, binding, quilting. This class
is 4 lecture/demo sessions - you will not sew in class,
but there is homework. Three block patterns are given at each
of the first three classes, and the last class you'll receive
the setting pattern to complete a small wallhanging. A lot of
information is condensed into 4 classes, so it is necessary to
attend all classes. *The class is free, but $10 deposit
is required to hold your spot and will be refunded as a shop
credit (all 4 classes must be attended to receive credit).
Sat., Sept. 8, 15, 22, Oct. 6 (9:30am-noon); min. 6/ max
Sewing machine or supplies not needed in class
- bring pen/pencil and paper for notes.
*class fee: $10.00 deposit - Sherrie Thomas
- Jelly Roll Rug - Hot new trend!
Use a jelly roll or fabric strips to learn the process, and create
a small rug project in class (approx. 21 1/2" x 13 1/2").
Or choose to dive in and make the larger area rug as shown in
the pattern - get the rug started in class and finish at home.
Sat., Oct. 20 (9:30a-12:30p); min. 3/max 16
class fee $19.00; view or print supply
list (updated 8/30/18)
- Intermediate Baltimore Album Quilt
Join us for a series of 6 monthly classes that will offer
continuing lessons of the fine art of Baltimore Album
These 6 sequential lessons are designed to introduce you to the
patterns that deserve a place of honor in your Baltimore Album
Quilt. A variety of patterns including a vase of flowers, a woven
basket of flowers, epergne of fruit, wreath with love birds,
cornucopia, ship with wreath, and framed scene will be studied.
Each student will be encouraged to make their own floral arrangement
to fit the theme of their album quilt. Each lesson will also
include advance study of appliqué methods of making flowers,
fruits, vegetables, leaves, branches, stems, and birds. (Prerequisite:
Confident appliqué skills - beginner to advanced)
in session...6 classes: Fri., Aug., 31, Sept.
28, Oct. 26, Nov. 30, Jan., 25, Feb. 22 (10a-12:30p)
class fee $87.00; view or print supplies
list (edited 8/16/18)
- Trim a Tall Tree - (Beginner Paper
Ready or not, it's time to think about Christmas projects &
gifts! This is an idea if you don't want to drag out that Christmas
tree this year, or perhaps you have a small space with no room
for a tree. Join Margie to paper piece a tall tree (approx. 77")
that hangs on the wall, you can decorate it, it doesn't take
up any floor space, and is fun to make!
Sat., Oct. 27 (9:30a-3:30p); min. 3/max 14
class fee $34.00 - view or print supply list
- MOVING ON! Intermediate Machine Quilting with a Walking Foot
Take it to the next level of machine quilting - continuing on
to improve your skills using your walking foot to quilt
on your domestic machine. You will learn how to tackle those
other shapes like...triangles, rectangles, hexagons and diamonds.
We will also have a designated time during class to discuss your
quilt tops and how to quilt them.
For this class you will not be required to piece a quilt top
prior to class. We will be using small squares to work on for
samples that you can take home and refer to later. We will also
touch on quilt-as-you-go to join sections of quilts after they
Prerequisite: Beginner Machine Quilting with a Walking
Foot course, or similar quilting experience.
Sat., Oct. 13 (9:30a-3:30p)
min. 8/max 16
class fee $39.00 - view/print supply
- Intermediate Hand Embroidery
This class builds on your growing knowledge of hand embroidery
stitches. In doing the "Remember Stitch Sampler", we
will briefly review stitches from the beginner's class and add
several more, including feather, zigzag, chain, buttonhole circles,
English daisies, open chain, buttonhole, cross stitch fill, and
cast on. This sampler is fun and filled with stitches that work
in so many places. There will also be a short lesson on coloring
fabric before embroidering, also a fun technique.
Prerequisite: Beginner Hand Embroidery class or comfortably
able to do these stitches - satin, backstitch, lazy daisy, French
Sat., Sept. 8 & 22 (1-3pm) min. 4/max 12
class fee $28.00 - view/print supply list
- Prepared Edge Using Apliquick Tools
A hot, new way to prepare your fabric pieces for appliqué!
This method has grown fast in popularity, and can be used for
either hand or machine appliqué.
The class will demonstrate step by step, and you will complete
all the pieces of a simple flower pattern, including adhering
it to a background block, ready to applique by hand or machine.
*The actual appliqueing will not be done in class.
Mon., Oct. 15 OR 22 (9:30a-12:30p) min. 6/max 12
class fee $19.00; kit $6.00 - view or print supply list