CLASSES

​General Class Information
There are 2 options for you to sign up for our classes: You can call (705) 737-3777, or stop by and register in person.


Classes are limited to 6 students.

If you have a pattern or project that you would like to make you can suggest to us for a class or you can get 4 friends together and schedule your a private class with the teacher of your choice.

If your class requires a book or pattern, please realize that it is copyright infringement to make a photocopy or share outside your household.

All class supply purchases receive 15% off.
 
Class Policy
Full payment is due upon signing up for a class to guarantee your place.

100% of class fee is refundable or transferable to another class if cancellation is done at least 72 hours before class.

There is NO REFUND OR TRANSFER TO ANOTHER CLASS IF WE RECEIVE LESS THAN 72 HOURS NOTICE.

Sorry, we are not able to make exceptions. This ensures the teachers are compensated for their time, and students waiting for spots in full classes are not missing class.

No-shows forfeit any refund or exchange.

SUMMER CLASS PASS

​Purchase a Summer Class Pass before June 22 and you will be able to enjoy

4 classes for only $99.99.

Valid on classes between June 10 to August 30.

​Please note that not all classes are valid towards to Class Pass.

QUILTER'S WORKSHOP   

9:30am-1:30pm  $35 per session

Wednesday June 12,  Thursday June 20,

 Wednesday June 26, Thursday July 4,  Friday July 19 Wednesday August 14  or Wednesday August 21 

This class is intended for semi-independent sewing while a teacher floats around helping and assisting among the students. A great class to get a bit of help on finishing up a project or starting something new that you are a bit intimidated to start on your own.


Instructor:  Arlene Nicholas

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NORTHERN STAR 
This is a great class for the newer quilter (prerequisite

should be completion of our beginner class or equivalent).

You will learn:

-cutting and piecing with both large and small pieces of fabrics

 - half square triangle technique 

- flying geese technique

 You will learn these techniques while beginning to make a

lovely small quilt that can be used as a table topper, wall hanging, or it is perfect as a baby quilt. Only two fabrics to choose for this

lovely project.


Wednesday June 19   9:30am – 1:30pm

Instructor: Arlene Nicholas

Class Fee:  $35


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BEGINNER FREE MOTION QUILTING 
Learn the basics of free motion quilting. This is intended for the ultimate beginner. This class will focus on practicing a few basic designs and perfecting them to build confidence and enthusiasm for free motion quilting


Saturday June 22   9:30am-1:30pm

Instructor: Arlene Nicholas

Class Fee: $45 (not applicable towards Class Pass)


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BEGINNER PAPER PIECING 
This is the perfect time to learn paper piecing or commonly called foundation piecing. If you can sew a straight line you can accurately and confidently sew any paper pieced project. We will begin with a simpler project that can later be made into a quilt or a tote bag. Learn the basics and erase the fear of paper piecing. 

Thursday June 27   9:30am – 1:30am

Instructor: Arlene Nicholas

Class Fee:  $35


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HAND APPLIQUE- HUMMINGBIRD IN FLIGHT

​This project is suitable for beginners or anyone who

has had previous hand applique experience and wishes

to continue on their journey.  You will learn the basics of "Prepared Edge Applique", a method that I love to teach!

  It is wonderful to see students who have struggled with

other methods of hand applique catch on to this easy

and stress free method.


Tuesday July 9   or  Saturday July 27
Tuesday August 13  or  Saturday August 17
Tuesday Sept 24  or  Saturday Sept 28
Tuesday Nov 5   or  Saturday Nov 16

Instructor: Kerry Burke

Class Fee: $69     (not applicable towards Class Pass)

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Bench Buddies


These are an adorable series of petite pillows that are fitting for our summer season. We have chosen three to complement our seasons to add a wee bit of splash to your summer décor. They are the perfect quick summer project. What great hostess gifts they would make for the back-yard BBQ’s! 

Friday July 5 - Sweet Fruits: A feast of fruits including strawberries, watermelon and cherries. This cutie includes fusible applique, hand embroidery and a bit of piecing. So sweet! 

Friday July 26 – Birdhouse: A petite pillow that is foundation pieced. Perfect if you have been thinking of trying paper piecing or just want to make a quick small project. 

Friday August 16 – Hanging with my Buds: An adorable small pillow with hanging floral baskets. Includes a little hand embroidery and a tiny bit of fusible applique. 


 9:30 – 1:30 
$35 per class  OR  $74.99 for all 3 classes
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Trash Mate 

A great small project to make a self hanging trash basket and built in pin cushion for your sewing station. These are great to take with you to classes or retreats too! 


 9:30 – 1:30 $35 
Wednesday July 3
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Rag Quilt 

A fast fun and cozy quilt. Everyone will enjoy this quilt. So cozy! 


930 – 130 $35.00 
Wednesday July 17 
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Jelly Roll Race

You can make this into a lap quilt or a twin size with a few slight changes. Fun, fast and beautiful. 


930 – 130 $35.00 
Thursday July 18 
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BIG Stitch 

Learn a fun new way to quilt your quilts quickly and effectively using perle cotton. We will work on a little sampler quilt to explore a variety of ideas and techniques that you can then incorporate into your larger quilt tops. This is a technique class, but the sampler you will work on is pretty cute that could be made into a pillow or candle mat. 


930 – 1230   $25
Wednesday July 24 
OR
Friday August 23 
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String Quilting- 
Do you have an abundance of scraps or left-over jelly rolls that you are not sure what to do with? String quilts are a great way to use them up. We will work on a simple tote bag that will teach you a great way to use up that scrap bin of fabric you have been storing. Once you have learned this technique you can make placemats, table runner, lap quilts etc. You will deplete your scrap bin in no time. 


 930 – 130 $35.00 
Thursday July 25
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Three Times the Fun
This is a fast and fun tote that can be made in three different sizes. Once you have made one I just know you will make many more. 


 930 – 130    $35
Wednesday July 31 


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Zipper Bags 
This bag is great for cosmetics, small projects, toiletries, and so much more. Once you have learned the basics you can adjust the size to suit your needs. A VERY easy installation of one zipper. Easy Peasy! 


930 – 130 $35.00 
Thursday August 22 


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Machine Quilting 

Learn the basics of how to use your walking foot. Many techniques will be covered using your walking foot to quilt your tops. This is a technique class, not project specific


​930 – 130 $35.00 
Thursday August 15