Classes

February 2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Intro to Sue Spargo Creative Stitching with Monica Jansen
2
3
  • Little Handfuls of Scraps with Cheryl Miller
4
  • CLOSED
5
  • CLOSED
6
7
  • First Frost Table Runner with Cheryl Miller and Sharron Meyer
8
  • Intro to Sue Spargo Creative Stitching with Monica Jansen
9
10
  • Spring Splash-Beginning Quilting
11
  • CLOSED
12
  • CLOSED
13
14
  • Chicks on Parade, Creative Stitching II, with Monica Jansen
15
  • Chicks on Parade, Creative Stitching II, with Monica Jansen
16
17
  • Spring Splash-Beginning Quilting
18
  • CLOSED
19
  • CLOSED
20
21
  • Crimson Tweed Embellishment Class with Monica Jansen
22
  • A Bug's Life, Creative Stitching III, with Monica Jansen
23
24
  • Introduction to Wool Applique with Monica Jansen
25
  • CLOSED
26
  • CLOSED
27
28
  • Sue Spargo Needle Roll Class with Monica Jansen

February 17, 2018
  • Spring Splash-Beginning Quilting February 17, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 2:00 pm

    Description:


    Part I: Saturday, Jan 13, 20 & 27; 10:30 – 2:00 

    Part II: Saturday, Feb 10 & 1710:30 – 2:00 

     In this class you will be introduced to the basics of quilting. Part I will cover cutting, piecing and completing a quilt top. In class you will learn 9-patch blocks, half square triangles, quarter square triangles and borders.
    Part II will cover sandwiching your quilt top with batting and backing, stitch in the ditch quilting and binding.
    $60 for the 3 day Part I series and $40 for the 2 day Part II series. $90 if you sign up for all 5 classes at the same time.
    These are machine quilting classes so you must be familiar with your sewing machine


February 21, 2018
  • Crimson Tweed Embellishment Class with Monica Jansen February 21, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    If you are participating in our BOM, Crimson Tweed, bring your blocks and Monica will help you choose embellishment stitches.

    Dates:  Wednesday, January 24thFeb. 21st and March 7th

    Price: $15


February 22, 2018
  • A Bug's Life, Creative Stitching III, with Monica Jansen February 22, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Class Description: Join Monica to expand your embroidery skills and make this darling project designed by her.

    Prerequisite: Completion of Sue Spargo Creative Stitching I and II. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 2 is required for class.

    Dates:  Thursday, February 22nd from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, April 12th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, April 14th from 10:30-3:00 

    Price: $25, includes pattern


February 24, 2018
  • Introduction to Wool Applique with Monica Jansen February 24, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Love all the beautiful wool applique projects in the shoppe and wish you could create them? Join Monica to learn all about the choices in needles, threads, fusibles and woolens while you learn the basic techniques of stitching the wool to a variety of fabrics.  There will be several small projects for purchase from the shoppe that will be easy to finish with just a handful of beginning wool stitches.

    Dates: Thursday, January 25th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, February 24th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 1st from 10:30-3:00
    Price: $25


February 28, 2018
  • Sue Spargo Needle Roll Class with Monica Jansen February 28, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Class Description: Join Monica to make a needle roll case, designed by Sue Spargo, for organizing your embroidery needles. Kits from Sue Spargo include hand dyed wool for the background & applique; canvas & embellishments for the cover; batting & binding; elastic closure & toggle; pattern with templates and the printed cotton labels. NOT included are needles and embroidery threads.

    Prerequisite: Completion of Creative Stitching I and Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 1 is required.

    Dates:  Wednesday, February 28th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, April 21st from 10:30-3:00

    Price: $25, plus $30 kit


March 1, 2018
  • Introduction to Wool Applique with Monica Jansen March 1, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Love all the beautiful wool applique projects in the shoppe and wish you could create them? Join Monica to learn all about the choices in needles, threads, fusibles and woolens while you learn the basic techniques of stitching the wool to a variety of fabrics.  There will be several small projects for purchase from the shoppe that will be easy to finish with just a handful of beginning wool stitches.

    Dates: Thursday, January 25th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, February 24th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 1st from 10:30-3:00
    Price: $25


March 3, 2018
  • Little Handfuls of Scraps with Cheryl Miller March 3, 2018
    Class starts: 10:00 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:

    Cost: $90 for all 6 classes (Nov. 4, Dec. 9, Jan. 6, Feb. 3, Mar. 3 and April 7)

    Description: Join Cheryl each month to work on several small quilts from Edyta Sitar’s book, Little Handfuls of Scraps. We will start in November with a simple quilt, Olivia, and review Cheryl’s tips and tricks for precision piecing on a small scale. December will be ‘student’s choice’. In January and February we will work on either Krystina or Jane, focusing on half-square triangles and either fusible or turned edge applique (students can do one or both quilts.) March and April will focus on Anna, with strip piecing of the star center as well as y-seams. If this seems daunting, the student my opt to work on another small quilt of their choosing. Kits will not be available, but Cheryl will make available fat 16th bundles and charm packs to add to your stash for the projects.


March 7, 2018
  • Crimson Tweed Embellishment Class with Monica Jansen March 7, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    If you are participating in our BOM, Crimson Tweed, bring your blocks and Monica will help you choose embellishment stitches.

    Dates:  Wednesday, January 24thFeb. 21st and March 7th

    Price: $15


March 8, 2018
  • Intro to Sue Spargo Creative Stitching with Monica Jansen March 8, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 2:00 pm

    Description:


    Description: Anyone familiar with Sue Spargo designs knows how much these beautiful stitches add to any wool applique design. In this two part class, learn how to create and use many of these stitches to put together a specially chosen pin cushion from Sue’s collection. 

    Prerequisites: You must be familiar with the basics of wool applique to take this class. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 1 is required.

    Dates: Thursday, Feb. 1 and 8 from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 8th and 15th from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Saturday, March 10th and 17th from 10:30-2:00

    Price: $35 for both sessions plus $29.95 kit


March 10, 2018
  • Intro to Sue Spargo Creative Stitching with Monica Jansen March 10, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 2:00 pm

    Description:


    Description: Anyone familiar with Sue Spargo designs knows how much these beautiful stitches add to any wool applique design. In this two part class, learn how to create and use many of these stitches to put together a specially chosen pin cushion from Sue’s collection. 

    Prerequisites: You must be familiar with the basics of wool applique to take this class. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 1 is required.

    Dates: Thursday, Feb. 1 and 8 from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 8th and 15th from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Saturday, March 10th and 17th from 10:30-2:00

    Price: $35 for both sessions plus $29.95 kit


March 15, 2018
  • Intro to Sue Spargo Creative Stitching with Monica Jansen March 15, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 2:00 pm

    Description:


    Description: Anyone familiar with Sue Spargo designs knows how much these beautiful stitches add to any wool applique design. In this two part class, learn how to create and use many of these stitches to put together a specially chosen pin cushion from Sue’s collection. 

    Prerequisites: You must be familiar with the basics of wool applique to take this class. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 1 is required.

    Dates: Thursday, Feb. 1 and 8 from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 8th and 15th from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Saturday, March 10th and 17th from 10:30-2:00

    Price: $35 for both sessions plus $29.95 kit


March 17, 2018
  • Intro to Sue Spargo Creative Stitching with Monica Jansen March 17, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 2:00 pm

    Description:


    Description: Anyone familiar with Sue Spargo designs knows how much these beautiful stitches add to any wool applique design. In this two part class, learn how to create and use many of these stitches to put together a specially chosen pin cushion from Sue’s collection. 

    Prerequisites: You must be familiar with the basics of wool applique to take this class. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 1 is required.

    Dates: Thursday, Feb. 1 and 8 from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 8th and 15th from 10:30-2:00
    OR
    Saturday, March 10th and 17th from 10:30-2:00

    Price: $35 for both sessions plus $29.95 kit


March 22, 2018
  • Open Sew March 22, 2018
    Class starts: 10:00 am
    Class ends: 5:00 pm

    Description:

    Open sewing in the classroom all day on Thursdays.

    Invite your quilt friends and meet other quilters.

    Get input and support from other quilters while working on your own projects.

    Full use of the classroom.

    Enjoy the warm ambiance of the Shoppe all day!

    Cost: $5.00 (advance sign-up requested)


March 29, 2018
  • Chicks on Parade, Creative Stitching II, with Monica Jansen March 29, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Class Description: Join Monica to make this darling pincushion and learn some new embroidery stitches for embellishing your wool projects.

    Prerequisites: Completion of Sue Spargo Creative Stitching I.

    Dates:  Wednesday, February 14th from 10:30-3:00
     OR
    Thursday, Feb. 15th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 29th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, March 31st

    Price: $25, includes pattern

     


March 31, 2018
  • Chicks on Parade, Creative Stitching II, with Monica Jansen March 31, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Class Description: Join Monica to make this darling pincushion and learn some new embroidery stitches for embellishing your wool projects.

    Prerequisites: Completion of Sue Spargo Creative Stitching I.

    Dates:  Wednesday, February 14th from 10:30-3:00
     OR
    Thursday, Feb. 15th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, March 29th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, March 31st

    Price: $25, includes pattern

     


April 5, 2018
  • Open Sew April 5, 2018
    Class starts: 10:00 am
    Class ends: 5:00 pm

    Description:

    Open sewing in the classroom all day on Thursdays.

    Invite your quilt friends and meet other quilters.

    Get input and support from other quilters while working on your own projects.

    Full use of the classroom.

    Enjoy the warm ambiance of the Shoppe all day!

    Cost: $5.00 (advance sign-up requested)


April 7, 2018
  • Little Handfuls of Scraps with Cheryl Miller April 7, 2018
    Class starts: 10:00 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:

    Cost: $90 for all 6 classes (Nov. 4, Dec. 9, Jan. 6, Feb. 3, Mar. 3 and April 7)

    Description: Join Cheryl each month to work on several small quilts from Edyta Sitar’s book, Little Handfuls of Scraps. We will start in November with a simple quilt, Olivia, and review Cheryl’s tips and tricks for precision piecing on a small scale. December will be ‘student’s choice’. In January and February we will work on either Krystina or Jane, focusing on half-square triangles and either fusible or turned edge applique (students can do one or both quilts.) March and April will focus on Anna, with strip piecing of the star center as well as y-seams. If this seems daunting, the student my opt to work on another small quilt of their choosing. Kits will not be available, but Cheryl will make available fat 16th bundles and charm packs to add to your stash for the projects.


April 12, 2018
  • A Bug's Life, Creative Stitching III, with Monica Jansen April 12, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Class Description: Join Monica to expand your embroidery skills and make this darling project designed by her.

    Prerequisite: Completion of Sue Spargo Creative Stitching I and II. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 2 is required for class.

    Dates:  Thursday, February 22nd from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, April 12th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, April 14th from 10:30-3:00 

    Price: $25, includes pattern


April 14, 2018
  • A Bug's Life, Creative Stitching III, with Monica Jansen April 14, 2018
    Class starts: 10:30 am
    Class ends: 3:00 pm

    Description:


    Class Description: Join Monica to expand your embroidery skills and make this darling project designed by her.

    Prerequisite: Completion of Sue Spargo Creative Stitching I and II. Sue Spargo’s book, Creative Stitching 2 is required for class.

    Dates:  Thursday, February 22nd from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Thursday, April 12th from 10:30-3:00
    OR
    Saturday, April 14th from 10:30-3:00 

    Price: $25, includes pattern


April 19, 2018
  • Open Sew April 19, 2018
    Class starts: 10:00 am
    Class ends: 5:00 pm

    Description:

    Open sewing in the classroom all day on Thursdays.

    Invite your quilt friends and meet other quilters.

    Get input and support from other quilters while working on your own projects.

    Full use of the classroom.

    Enjoy the warm ambiance of the Shoppe all day!

    Cost: $5.00 (advance sign-up requested)