Quilting Confections

Classes

Enjoy classes in our spacious classroom with lots of table space, two oversize ironing boards, design wall, great teachers, and good company. Whether you come with someone you know or venture in on your own, you are sure to make new friends, learn new skills and have a great time! By the way, if you need to cancel a class after registering, you can get a full refund up until one week before the first class.

Free Class for sewing machine customers!Look for the sewing machine icon in our class list. Anyone can take these classes but these specially marked classes are free for our sewing machine customers. Just one more thing we do to make buying a machine from Quilting Confections special!

Thank you for purchasing your supplies at QC for these classes, we appreciate your support.

Giraffes in a Row

Giraffes in a Row Sun, Oct 20, 27, Nov 3 12:00 - 3:00
Instructor: Susan Poth
Fee: $40
Level: Confident Beginner

This pattern is from a local designer, Lorna McMahon of Sew Fresh Quilts.  Susan loved this pattern so much, she made it twice!  Come join her and she will show you how to keep all those small pieces organized and sewn together in no time!




Machine Applique Basics

Machine Applique Basics Mon Oct 21, 10:00 - 1:00
Instructor: Carrie Pilon
Fee: $35
Level: Confident Beginner

Carrie will show you how to applique

 with a satin stitch or buttonhole stitch. She has all the tricks for a great finish!   Make as many flowers as you wish.  This could be a table topper, runner or baby quilt.

  

Poppins Bag

Poppins Bag Tues Oct 22th, 10:00 - 12:30 & 29th, 10:00 - 2:00
Instructor: Jeannie Hopkins
Fee: $60
Level: Confident Beginner

Make this sturdy bag with Jeannie.  Its perfect for overnight, sewing supplies for class, and more!  




Merry Advent Calendar

Merry Advent Calendar Tues Nov 5, 10:00 - 2:00
Instructor: Heather Northrup
Fee: $35
Level: Confident Beginner

Another advent calendar with a different technique.  

Join Heather as she shows you how to complete this cute project!




Serger Basics

Serger Basics Sat Nov 9 & 16, 10:00 - 1:00
Instructor: Pat Faoro
Fee: $40
Level: Confident Beginner and up

This class is designed to re-acquaint you with your serger.  Together we will explore the basic functions and how to set up your machine for a 4- and 3-thread overlock stitch, along with a rolled hem and gathering stitch.  During the second day of class, we will construct a pretty ruffled pillowcase entirely on the serger.  The class is complimentary if you purchased your serger at QC! 

Clam Shells

Clam Shells Sat Nov 9 & 16, 1:00 - 4:00
Instructor: Yvette Sullivan
Fee: $45
Level: Confident Beginner

This quilt gives you the opportunity to try your hand at curved piecing with gentle curves.  Yvette made her lovely quilt using 16 fat quarters and the Quick Curve Ruler.




Trudy's Jacket

Trudy's Jacket Sat, Jan 11, 18, 25, 10:00 - 1:00
Instructor: Trudy Renaud
Fee: $50
Level: Confident Beginner

Trudy is fantastic at making jackets.  This one is based on a sweatshirt.  Trudy will show you how to add strips of coordinated fabric to make your own personal fashion statement!





Intro to Paper Piecing

Intro to Paper Piecing Thurs, Oct 24, 1:30 - 4:00
Instructor: Yvette Sullivan
Fee: $35
Level: Confident Beginner

Have you ever wanted to try paper piecing?  This is the class for you!  Yvette has designed a simple mug rug pattern for your first attempt.  She will take you through the steps so you can piece with success!

Learn to Quilt - Carpenter's Star

Learn to Quilt - Carpenter's Star Thurs Mornings, Feb 13 - Apr 2, 10:00 - 1:00 OR Sat Mornings, Feb 15 - Mar 28, 10:00 - 1:00
Instructor: Susan Poth or Verna Beaudoin
Fee: $95
Level: All are welcome

In seven weeks, you will make a quilt top, sandwich it, quilt it and finish off with a beautiful binding. The class covers accurate cutting, perfect piecing and squaring up, machine quilting and binding.  After you take this class, you can proceed to our other "Confident Beginner" classes.  This class fills quickly, so register soon!