It is time to reveal our BIG NEWS. We are opening a “CLASSROOM” . We will be offering Quilt, Art and Craft classes at our place. Opening day is September 16th with classes starting on the 17th with an evening paint class. This is an ongoing class but NEW paint classes will be starting soon. Wednesdays will be a Sit-n-Sew day for anyone who wants to come in an work on a UFO or any project. We are hoping that ladies/gentlemen with get together for fellowship and sewing away from their normal. We will be posting our class schedule two weeks at a time at first then a month at a time once we get started good. If you are interested in giving a class on anything, just call us and we will work our at date and time for you. There is a small fee for the room which will be assessed at time of scheduling. Classes can be half day, single, multiple days/weeks etc. The only stipulation is that the classes be open to the public. This is a community learning facility.
Below is our first two week schedule and supply lists. Please call 304-653-4150 to register for classes.
Sept. 17th Paint class w/Sherry Wilfong (on going class) 5 pm
Sept. 18th Sit-n-Sew 10 am to 4 pm
Sept. 19th Jelly Roll Race w/a kick. 1 pm to 4 pm . You need basic sewing supplies and 1 Jelly Roll of fabric. Jelly Roll- 40- 2 1/2″ Strips WOF. $10.00 This is a beginner class. Beginner means: You know your machine. You know what a 1/4″ seam allowance is. You have made a few easy projects or quilts.
Description of this class: You will sew your strips together and end up with small mixed color quilt which can be made bigger with borders. I will explain the Kick before we start.
Sept. 24th Paint class w/Sherry Wilfong (on going class) 5 pm
Sept. 25th Sit-n-Sew 10 am to 4 pm
Sept. 26th Dresden Plate Pillow 1 pm to 4 pm. $15.00. You will need basic sewing supplies with a rotary cutter. 4-5 coordinating FQ’s, 1/2 yd. fabric for pillow and if you want a different color for middle you will need 8 inch square for this. Also thread to match your colors for machine applique.
Description of this class: You will learn to cut your plate blades with a Dresden ruler, make your plate and applique it onto your pillow top. This is a beginner class.
This will be a great asset to our community and we do hope everyone will take advantage of the space. We look forward to working with and meeting all of you creative people from here and surrounding areas. Deb Ann