Patchwork

 

Beginners Patchwork - 5 classes – 9.30am – 12.30pm – for 5 weeks @ $30 per class –

UFO’s 9.30am – 2.30pm for 5 weeks @ $35 per class – Thursdays

 Pauline will take you through the many techniques of a sampler quilt.  You can work at your own comfortable pace to complete 5 or 10 blocks taking you from basic piecing to more complex blocks, framing, sashing, cornerstones, borders and binding. 100’s of blocks to choose from.

 Class 1                                                             Class 2

5 weeks starting 19th July to 16th August                   5 weeks starting 23rd August to 20th September

 

Class 3                                                              Class 4

5 weeks starting 11th October to 8th November           5 weeks starting 15th November to 13th December

 No patchwork or quilting experience necessary.

A sewing machine in good working order essential

 

Rulers Cutters and Boards – 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

This is a prerequisite to Beginners Patchwork and Skill Building Classes

Learn to use your rulers, cutters and boards correctly while making a Table Runner.

 Fri        13th July                     

 

 Skill Building Class - Pickled Fish – 9.30am – 2.30pm – $40 per class - Saturdays

Pickled Fish is a showcase block that you can work themed or scrappy.  You will learn to curve piece.

14th July                                  11th August

28th July                                  25th August

 

Down The Rabbit Hole Block of the Month – 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40 per class

Trish will take you through this fascinating quilt with too many techniques to list!  Some variations can be created by yourself to make it truly yours.

Tues    3rd July                        Tues    2nd October

Tues    7th August                    Tues    6th November

Tues    4th September                                     

                       Hand Embroidery

 

Hand Stitching Embroidery - 9.30am – 12.30pm - $30 per class

Beginners welcome.  Make a journal of all your samples stitches or Andrea will guide you through the art of hand stitching - collect and learn different embellishment stitches to keep in your journal.  Some of the ladies are doing a specific project, on display in the shop which if you need something more challenging this is for you.

 Tues    10th July                                  Tues    25th September            Tues    11th December

Tues    24th July                                  Tues    9th October

Tues    14th August                              Tues    23rd October

Tues    28th August                              Tues    13th November

Tues    11th September                        Tues    27th November

 

Hand Smocking - 9.30am – 12.30pm - $30 per class

 If you have always wanted to learn this beautiful art here is your opportunity.  Come and have a look at Roz’s work on display in the shop and be amazed.  Join to learn this ago old technique.

 Tues    10th July                                  Tues    25th September            Tues    11th December

Tues    24th July                                  Tues    9th October

Tues    14th August                              Tues    23rd October

Tues    28th August                              Tues    13th November

Tues    11th September                        Tues    27th November

 

Specialty Workshops

 

Janome Demo Day – Skyline and Rulers - 10am – 12pm         - Morning Tea Supplied 

 Gay from Janome will take you through all aspects of the Skyline Range. Janomehave their own rulers for their machines with great new shapes which are designed by Westalee. Specials offered on the day.

 Fri        6th July  

 

No Plastic Bags - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 They will be all gone soon, so you’ll be carrying your own bags.  Keep a new one separate from your grocery bag to keep your Patchwork items.  Variety of styles available.

 Sat       7th July  

 

Magic Pin Wheels - 9.30am – 2.30pm          - $40

 Youngsters quilt with a 3D effect using pinwheels.  Great opportunity to use different textures and colours just like the little ones love so much. Great in all colours of flannelette and cosy.

 Sun     8th July  

 

Midi or Mondo Bag - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 Make this great square bottom bag.  Great for class with this versatile shape using the Quiltwork fusible web technique.  Small in the Midi, large in the Mondo or a drink bottle holder.

 Sat       15th July

 

Sasher - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40 per class

 If you saw Pauline’s Sasher tools at the show, here is the place to buy them and learn to bring out the best use of them with Trish.

 Tues    17th July  

Sun     30th September

 

Xmas in July - 9.30am – 2.30pm

 $40 for 1 class $35 each for 2 classes $30 each for 3 classes

 As many projects that you can fit in.  Partially sewn or finished, your choice.  Get in early and make a start on decorations and gifts over this fab weekender.

 Fri        20th July                      Sat 21st July                Sun 22nd July  

 

Eye spy Quilt - 9.30am – 2.30pm     

 A new fun take on an eye spy quilt using a bordered snow ball block.  Very modern and eye-catching.

 Fri        27th July  

 

Quilt As You Go without Sashing - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 Have you ever wanted to quilt your own quilt as you go but don’t like the sashing.  WELL here is this well-kept secret we are going to share.  Have a large project in mind or just learn the technique and turn into a cushion.

 Tues    31st July  

 

Linda/Helen’s Japanese Quilt - 9.30am – 2.30pm        

 A great combination of blocks including Shashiko applique, framed blocks, hexagons all in Japanese fabrics make a great combination quilt.

 Sun    29th July

 

Janome Demo Day Machine Embroidery - 10am – 12pm – Morning Tea Supplied

 See a variety of designs and techniques that these fabulous machines are capable of.

 Fri        3rd August  

 

Japanese Bag - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 Cathedral window style exterior in all your favourite scraps.  Such an easy technique this handbag style bag is a great accessory.

 Sat       4th August  

 

Roll n Go Picnic Rug - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

These are a great Christmas gift.  Join up some blocks you haven’t put together yet and finish off with the sash and handle to turn into a picnic rug that rolls up.  Or of course make a new quilt from scratch.  Quick disappearing 9 patch suitable.

 Sun     5th August  

  

Hand Bags Using Upholstery Fabric - 9.30am – 2.30pm -         $40

 If you always wanted a small hand luggage bag that is big enough for an overnight and small enough to stow away in your hand luggage on the plane.  Fabulous in upholstery fabric makes it sturdy but light weight.

 Fri        10th August  

 

Boy/Girl Bag - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 Library bag with a flair.  Instead of just ordinary this has a special design that the kids can use for years.

 Sun     12th August  

 

Project Bag - 9.30am – 2.30pm         - $40

 Everyone needs a few of these.  One for blocks, one for UFO’s, one for Hand Embroidery projects etc so make a couple of your own.  Even a ruler and mat bag and rotary cutter bag to match.

 Sat       18th August

 

Ami’s Quilt - 9.30am – 2.30pm          - $40

 If you have some fabric with a pattern you don’t want to carve up into small blocks, this is the one for you.  A great miniature of large and small blocks makes this one come together quickly while showcasing your favourite fabric.

 Sun     19th August    

 

Circles of the East - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40 per class

 Blocks made with appliqued symbols of oriental family origins.  These blocks surround two beautiful Geisha Girls with the mountains in the background.  Decorate these lavishly with metallic embroidered edgings and beads on their Kimonos and hair jewellery.

 Tues    21st August                  Tues    16th October

Tues    18th September

 

Glacier Star - 9.30am – 2.30pm        - $40 per class

 Learn the Judy Neimier foundation piecing technique from our accredited teacher.  This will open your mind to the amazing world of accurate, pointed perfection.  Her designs are viewed at every quilt show and most often take out the top prises.

 Fri        24th August                 Fri        21st September

Fri        7th September             

 

Braids Quilt - 9.30am – 2.30pm        - $40

 Linda’s popular quilt in sizes and colours from lap to king will surprise you with its versatility.

 Sun     26th August  

 

Starter Shashiko – 1pm – 2.30pm - $25

 An introduction to this great embroidery will be shown to you by Andrea.  Just enough to wet your appetite.  Frame your sample in a hoop or use on the front of a bag or needle case.

 Tues    28th August  

 

Fastest Quilt Ever - 9.30am – 2.30pm        - $40

 Mostly finished in the day especially if you precut the blocks.  Great for scraps.  Cot size can be adjusted from original pattern.

 Sat       1st September  

  

Nellie Gray Quilt –  9.30am – 2.30pm         - $40

 Modern Quilt pattern with a difference.  Comes together quickly.  Many different colour combinations look great.  Spectacular in Kaffe Facett fabrics.

 Sun     2nd September  

 

Giraffe Applique - 9.30am – 2.30pm -         $40

 These designs are so versatile.  A great wall hanging or a centre piece for a quilt.

 Sat       8th September

 

Snakes & Ladder Quilt - 9.30am – 2.30pm -         $40

 Who would have thought the kids could play snakes and ladders on the floor.  You can with this one.

 Sun     9th September  

 

Basic Foundation Paper Piecing – 1.00pm – 2.30pm - $25

 If you haven’t tried this before.  Your addiction will be started or just one small star.

 Tues    11th September  

 

Janome Demo Day Binding Tool - 10am – 12pm – Morning Tea Supplied  

 If you want to bind your quilt or an apron edge or edges of cushion this is the tool for you.

 Fri        14th September  

 

Advanced Westalee - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $60

 If you enjoyed the beginners Westalee rulers you’ll push yourselves a little further to achieve decorative quilting.

 Sat       15th September  

 

Bean Bag from Jelly Roll - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 One jelly roll can make one bean bag and a cushion.  Great for the kids and fab fun with a groovy jelly roll

Sun     16th September  

 

Flexi Hex Pin Cushion - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

 A fun class using stiffened hexagon shapes to make a cushion or s box.  Quick and a bit of fun.  Will be great as gifts with homemade biscuits or fat quarters

 Sat       22nd September  

 

Chenille Caterpillar Cushion - 9.30am – 2.30pm - $40

This is so cute.  A long cushion with your favourite babies names stitched on it with chenilled letters.  Great baby gift.

 Sun     23rd September  

 

Lesson in Basic Applique 9.30am – 2.30pm         - $40

A fun class to lean applique and it’s various techniques.  Webbed, no stitch, needle turn, quilted over or raw edge.  These will all be explained in a fun block that you can make into a cushion or frame for a wall hanging.

 Tues    25th September

 

Hunters Star 9.30am – 2.30pm         - $40

Use a pattern or a great ruler to create a 3 dimensional star which, when all stars are combined creates a secondary pattern.

 Sat       29th September

 

 
 

CLASS BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS 
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE BOOKING A CLASS 
 
Requirements list will be handed out at bookings, please be sure to bring all your goodies to class. Your sewing machine must be in good working order for your class.
 
Bookings will only be taken with full payment.
Refunds will only be given if a class is cancelled. Classes will only be run if the minimum numbers of attendees are reached.  You can book and pay for classes over the phone or in person.  
 
We offer morning and afternoon tea with tea, coffee and cold water available.