Classes

Create this cheerful table-runner while learning tips and tricks to easy paper piecing. This class is for those who are curious about sewing or piecing on a paper foundation. You will find this to be a very basic class where you will learn to complete a small table runner in one four-hour session using only three fabrics. Click on the picture for more information.

Cost: $ 35.00
Judy Niemeyer Certified Instructor Jan Mathews is back at Quilt 'N Sew with another fabulous Judy Niemeyer pattern. Cattails in the Meadow introduces Judy Niemeyer's machine applique technique along with other techniques covered in this design, including floating points, paper piecing, lone star and others. This is a great project for any skill level. There are two pattern sizes available for this class, a 70" X 70" version and an especially beautiful new release which finishes at 81.5" X 81.5". Click on the picture for more information about this class.

Cost: $ 105.00
This beautiful Celebration Christmas Tree Skirt is constructed by using paper piecing. The key to enjoying paper piecing is organizing fabric and foundation papers, which we will be by learning these simple techniques. Students will learn basic paper piecing techniques using the paper folding method as well as speed cutting the foundation papers, speed piecing the units and curved piecing. Our shop sample is made from batiks but other quality cottons (no flannels) can be chosen. This is a Judy Niemeyer pattern. Class is for Intermediate to Advanced paper piecing students who have some basic quilt making experience and have constructed at least one quilt top. Click the picture for more information.

Cost: $ 75.00
This is the first pattern designed by Judy and Brad Niemeyer in a new line of leaf inspired patterns. Fire Island Hosta introduces Judy's latest paper piecing technique - curved line paper piecing. Join us to learn this new technique from Jan Mathews, Certified Instructor. Click on the picture for more information about this class.

Cost: $ 100.00
Join us in creating your very own Feathered Star masterpiece brought to you from Hoop Sisters with fabulous quilting designs digitized by Master Quilter Sharon Schamber. Your quilt blocks are made entirely in the hoop of your embroidery machine using the Hoop Sisters technique, in a 5", 6", 7", 8" or 9" block depending upon your choice and your embroidery machine's hoop-size. When your block is stitched, your quilting is finished! Quilt 'n Sew will offer this Block of the Month program for 10 months beginning in January, 2015. These lecture/demo sessions will be held at 2:00 p.m., on the third Thursday of each month, or the Saturday following the third Thursday if you cannot attend the weekday session.

Want to learn paper piecing? This is the perfect beginner class for that! It's easy-to-cut and easy-to-piece. In this one day class, you will cut all the fabrics using the Add-A-Quarter ruler and begin piecing the units. You will finish the quilt top at home. This is a very scrappy quilt so it is suggested that you wait to choose your border option once all the quilt blocks are completed. Click on the picture for more information about this class.

Cost: $ 55.00
Join us in creating your very own exquisite quilt from Hoop Sisters with fabulous quilting designs digitized by Master Quilter Sharon Schamber. Your quilt blocks are made entirely in the hoop of your embroidery machine using the Hoop Sisters technique, in a 5", 6", 7", 8" or 9" block depending upon your choice and your embroidery machine's hoop-size. When your block is stitched, your quilting is finished! Quilt 'n Sew will offer this Block of the Month program for 10 months beginning in January, 2015. These lecture/demo sessions will be held at 10:00 a.m., on the third Thursday of each month, or the Saturday following the third Thursday if you cannot attend the weekday session. Optional Sit and Sew classes will be offered as needed/requested. Click on the picture for more information.

Cost: $ 150.00
We have had such a great response to this class that we are "Revisiting" the design in a five month instructional session. This time the whole cloth version will be taught in class. Piece, quilt and decoratively stitch your blocks entirely in the hoop of your embroidery machine. Your quilt blocks are made entirely in the hoop of your embroidery machine using the Hoop Sisters' technique. When your block is stitched your quilting is finished! Optional Sit and Sew classes will be offered as needed/requested. Supplies and fabric requirements will be discussed at the first class meeting. Click on the picture for more information about this class.

Cost: $ 150.00
This is a beginner quilt that's fast and easy. In class the instructions will be more about paper piecing than cutting fabric. Having pre-cut fabrics is a mandatory requirement prior to taking this course. Pre-sorted strips in jelly rolls of 48 can be used or fabrics of your own choice. Finished size is 64" x 64". Click on the picture for more information about this class.

Cost: $ 60.00