TWILIGHT PATHS

This quilt is made using a simple Shaded Four Patch unit and the Tucker Trimmer I too. The piecing is simple and made with rectangles and strips. These units are a great way to use up some scraps and make a fantastic quilt.

Hand Dyed Fabrics - Colour Wheel - 2 ways

This class will give students a better understanding of colour theory by dyeing a 12 step colour wheel and a simple 6 step colour wheel using different primary colours and more detailed measurements. Students will be encouraged to pair up and share their dye results.

HALLUCINATION

It's fun and easy to construct a Kaleidoscope quilt with the WEDGE STAR tool. In this class we'll learn how to use the tool and sew 3 different blocks. This is a great way to learn how to use the tool.

FULL SPECTRUM

Add some sparkle to your quilt with this Faceted Wedge project. The Wedge Star tool makes the intricate piecing easier than ever before.

RADIOACTIVE

Try your hand at triangle patchwork using the Star 60 tool and this fun pattern. Pull your favorite grouping of fat quarters and dive into this electrifying design.

RAPID FIRE HUNTER STAR

TEST 4

Hand Dyed Fabrics - Exploring Colour

Get a taste of fabric dyeing in this introductory class. We'll learn the basics of dyeing FQ of fabric and learn how to do a bit of colour theory. All fabrics, dyes and chemicals included.

Serger Basics

Learn how easy it is to thread your serger, get perfect tension and trouble shoot a variety of common issues.

This class is for those who have a new serger, have a serger in their closet that they haven’t used in a while or those interested in purchasing a and want to find out what sergers an do. We will have a serger or two available for rental ($25).

In this class you will learn how to thread the machine, learn how to adjust the machine to get perfect tension and play with the various stitches available on a variety of sergers.

FMQ - BASICS

Learn the basic sof the 5 shapes that make up all Free Motion Quilting designs and the foundation for all future Free Motion Quilitng. Learn how to set up your machine, the basic mechanics of Free Motion Qulting and how to stitch the 5 basic shapes. This class is ideal for those who have never tried FMQ before, but is also a valuable refresher for those with some experience.

Beginner Sewing

This beginner class is for those who haven’t sewn before or who haven’t sewn for a long time. Students will make two sewing related projects while they learn how to use a sewing machine and sewing tools.
Learn the parts of the sewing machine and the tools needed to complete most projects
Learn to thread a sewing machine and wind a bobbin
Learn how to select machine stitch pattern
Learn how to adjust tension, stitch length and width
Learn to read a sewing pattern
Learn to lay out and cut out fabric according to pattern instructions
Learn to sew straight seams
Learn how to sew a buttonhole and hand sew a button in place
Sew a “sewing tidy and pin cushion” and a snap bag

FMQ - BASIC FEATHER

Learn how easy it is to stitch the basic feather. We'll focus on technique as we explore sizes, shapes and stitching in a variety of directions. Learn how to stitch wreaths, borders and all over designs on your stationary (sit down) machine.

FMQ - FLOWERS AND LEAVES

Learn how to use the 5 basic shapes to create a vareity of flower and leaf motifs. Students will learn how easy it is to make one little change for a whole new look. Who knew there were so many flowers and leaves!

FREE MOTION QUILTING ON STATIONARY MACHINES