3400 Bloomington Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55407
(612) 724-1079
Click on each class title at the right for detailed description, dates and pricing.

Fall 2018 Classes

We offer a wide variety of classes ranging from traditional hand techniques to the latest in rotary cutting and machine piecing. Whatever your skill level or interest, we have something you'll enjoy. We pride ourselves on attracting great teachers who bring the best techniques to our students, and our shop staff are available to help you find the right class, and select fabrics and supplies. Call if you have questions or stop in to see samples of class projects.  Download our Fall 2018 brochure.

Machine Classes

This project class is ideal for anyone who wants to machine piece their first quilt or who wants to hone their machine piecing skills.

Cost: $ 42.00
This gorgeous quilt appears complicated, but it is actually very simple to make. It's constructed by alternating Nine-patches and plain squares. The design is created by the placement of colors from one row to the next.

Cost: $ 30.00
Join Susan and Nancy for two days of fun filled sewing! Bring a project already in process or start something new. Susan and Nancy will be working on projects too but will be available for help and advice.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn to use the Rapid Fire Hunter's Star tool by Deb Tucker by making one of the many quilts in her new book, Hidden Treasures.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn how to use Deb Tucker's Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool to make perfect stars with no Y-seams.

Cost: $ 30.00
Have you ever wanted to make a Mariners Compass block but do not enjoy paper piecing? Now there is a new line of rulers, books, patterns and technique for making strip-pieced compass blocks.

Cost: $ 30.00
Paper piecing allows you to easily do miniature piecing that would be nearly impossible using other techniques. Learn this fun upside down and backwards technique while working on your choice of 3 or 4 of the blocks from the book 50 Little Paper-Pieced Blocks by Carol Doak.

Cost: $ 20.00

Special Topics

It's time to build your confidence in choosing colors and fabrics!

Cost: $ 25.00
Join our Featherweight expert and learn how to do more maintenance on your Singer Featherweight sewing machine. This is a continuation with information not covered in Carole's Basic Featherwieght Class.

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn how to do your own regular maintenance on your Singer Featherweight to keep it in top running condition. Carole will teach you how to do a thorough cleaning and oiling of your machine.

Cost: $ 40.00
Participants have a wonderful time at our monthly volunteer event. We can't believe how much they get done in a day while having a lot of FUN.

Traditional Classes

Learn techniques for perfect hand applique. You will apply needleturn techniques to a quilt, wallhanging or miniature quilt of your choice.

Cost: $ 42.00
In this course you will make a 9 block sampler wallhanging or small quilt using a variety of by-hand quiltmaking techniques, including piecing, applique, curved piecing and finishing methods.

Cost: $ 55.00
This class is for students who enjoy the support of a class with Pat as they work on their continuing quilting projects.

Cost: $ 42.00