Wavy Train - Aug 02, 2014


Spend a day learning to make a bold and interesting quilt using limited fabrics and simple curved piecing. Even if you have never tried to sew a curve before, you’ll experience success in this class. A materials is available with information about making fabric choices; Susan will assist you with final decisions if you aren’t quite sure. You’ll leave with a finished quilt top and lots of ideas for making more.

Cost: $ 25.00
Kids Sewing Camp - Aug 05, 2014


A great way to introduce your child to sewing! We will meet for four mornings from 9 - 12. The projects will be geared to the children's experience/skills/ages. Possible projects include a bag, pj bottoms, small quilt. Children will be taught the basics of a machine. Children will receive a book and all materials and a snack. A sewing machine is available if needed. Minimum of 4 children required Need a minimum of four for the class

Cost: $ 150.00
Tuesday Open Sew Day - Aug 05, 2014


This is a day for you to set up and sew, sew, sew! Bring a new or unfinished project. Need some help finishing up? Bring it along.

Cost: $ 10.00
Handi - Quilter Training - Aug 05, 2014


This class gives you hands on experience with the HQ Advante Machine. You will start from loading a "quilt" to practicing various techniques that can be used to quilt your quilt. Once you have completed the class you are eligible to rent time on the frame to finish your own quilts. Class size limited.

Cost: $ 40.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Aug 07, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Open Serger Class - Aug 09, 2014


Join Vicky for our serger class. Bring in a project and your questions and Vicky will help you get started or refresh your memory!

Cost: $ 15.00
Foot Magic - Pintuck Foot - Aug 09, 2014


Learn to use the Pintuck foot. Pintuck feet are designed to create small tucks in your fabric virtually effortlessly. With a pintuck foot plus a twin needle, you can create beautiful, evenly spaced fabric tucks in a snap. Pintuck feet come in several different sizes (most commonly 3, 5 7 and 9 grooves). Feet with a few grooves are appropriate for heavier weight fabric, and those with 7 or 9 grooves are best for very lightweight fabrics. These handy presser feet make the job of stitching tiny little tucks in your fabric MUCH easier.

Cost: $ 10.00
Handi - Quilter Training - Aug 10, 2014


This class gives you hands on experience with the HQ Advante machine. You will start from loading a "quilt" to practicing various techniques that can be used to quilt your own quilts. Once you have completed the class you are then eligible to rent time on the frame to finish your own quilts or perhaps you are interested in purchasing a machine for home. Class size limited. 2 hour class. Sign up early!

Cost: $ 40.00
Tuesday Open Sew Day - Aug 12, 2014


This is a day for you to set up and sew, sew, sew! Bring a new or unfinished project. Need some help finishing up? Bring it along.

Cost: $ 10.00
Open Machine Embroidery - Aug 12, 2014


Get that embroidery machine and get stitching! Do you have a project you need help with or would like to start? Come to class and let Vicky help you.

Cost: $ 15.00
Anita Goodesign Workshop - - Aug 13, 2014


These monthly workshops demonstrate hooping techniques, stabilizer use, design placement, resulting in a finished project to take home. You will also have the opportunity to purchase Anita Goodesign embroidery collections at special event pricing. Workshops will be offered twice a month.

Cost: $ 19.99
Scrap Club - Aug 14, 2014


Do you have scraps? Let's get them organized and create some beautiful quilts! Scraps are cut into 3 sizes and stored in a bin all ready to sew. The patterns we will be using all use the three sizes of squares. You don't have to worry about cutting too many! Just use them the next month! There will also be an opportunity to share/swap squares in order to give you a wide variety of scraps.

Cost: $ 15.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Aug 14, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Glacier Star Class - Aug 16, 2014


This is a six month class.Each month a new technique will be taught and there will be homework each month. Size: 60" x 60" - if you choose to make a queen size, you will need the extension pattern that will make your quilt 90" x 90" You should make the decision about the size you want when you sign up to ensure you get all the fabrics you will need at the same time The first class is the 'kitting class' where Ginny will assist you in picking your fabrics for the project as many people can be overwhelmed with the number of fabrics needed and want to make sure they select the right values and placement to get the greatest impact from their fabric selections. . Please note that when you sign up for this class, you are committing to the monthly class fee whether you attend the class or not. A credit card authorization form is required to participate in this class. If you do not attend any given month, your credit card will automatically be charged on the date of the class and you will mailed that month’s piece of the pattern. Lunch provided Limited Space 10% off class supplies

Cost: $ 50.00
Glacier Star Class - Aug 16, 2014


This is a six month class.Each month a new technique will be taught and there will be homework each month. Size: 60" x 60" - if you choose to make a queen size, you will need the extension pattern that will make your quilt 90" x 90" You should make the decision about the size you want when you sign up to ensure you get all the fabrics you will need at the same time The first class is the 'kitting class' where Ginny will assist you in picking your fabrics for the project as many people can be overwhelmed with the number of fabrics needed and want to make sure they select the right values and placement to get the greatest impact from their fabric selections. . Please note that when you sign up for this class, you are committing to the monthly class fee whether you attend the class or not. A credit card authorization form is required to participate in this class. If you do not attend any given month, your credit card will automatically be charged on the date of the class and you will mailed that month’s piece of the pattern. Lunch provided Limited Space 10% off class supplies

Cost: $ 50.00
Anita Goodesign Workshop - - Aug 16, 2014


These monthly workshops demonstrate hooping techniques, stabilizer use, design placement, resulting in a finished project to take home. You will also have the opportunity to purchase Anita Goodesign embroidery collections at special event pricing. Workshops will be offered twice a month.

Cost: $ 19.99
Sit Down Mid Arm Class - Aug 16, 2014


This class is for those thinking of purchasing a sit-down Babylock Tiara or those who have a Phaff, HQ16, or Viking Platinum. All the tips and techniques can be used with a domestic machine too! Space is limited!! This class meets once a month for 6 months. Class 1 - Stippling to enhance your quilt -size matters Class 2 - fillers that work for more WOW! Class 3 - Feathers that work for you -learn basic and custom feathers, echoing, and enhancements and ferns Class 4 - Shapes- learn how to fill squares, triangles, and circles Class 5 - Modern quilting Class 6 - Battings - see how different battings yield different results.

Cost: $ 25.00
Free Motion Doodling - Aug 16, 2014


Learn to find your inner child and doodle a free-motion quilt. I discuss my approach to a doodle quilt, Tips and Techniques for successful free motion quilting, practice fillers and watch you create a Doodle quilt. This class will continue once a month for 6 months. The fee is a monthly fee.

Cost: $ 25.00
Tuesday Open Sew Day - Aug 19, 2014


This is a day for you to set up and sew, sew, sew! Bring a new or unfinished project. Need some help finishing up? Bring it along.

Cost: $ 10.00
Triangle Frenzy Runner - Aug 19, 2014


60 degree ruler and border fabric, create a new and different runner using triangles. This is a different border runner than the one you have made before!

Cost: $ 20.00
Spiral Runner - Aug 20, 2014


This runner is so very different and unique - it will "spice" up the conversation at your table. Use different color ranges and values from dark to light - eight fabrics. Fat quarter friendly and uses a 9 degree wedge ruler.

Cost: $ 20.00
Open Serger Class - Aug 21, 2014


Join Vicky for our serger class. Bring in a project and your questions and Vicky will help you get started or refresh your memory!

Cost: $ 15.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Aug 21, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Be An Angel Day - Aug 22, 2014


Come and make a bib or two to donate to the Bethlehem House. The Bethlehem House provides a ministry that opens and eases the pathway to the young mother in crisis for birthing and keeping her child. They make lovely gift baskets for the new mothers and babies. What a wonderful gift! We have been asked to help and are hosting a free workshop. Bethlehem House offers a wide range of emergency supplies for both mom and baby based upon a needs assessment. Typical items may include: · Baby Supplies: bathtub, bassinet/crib, carriers, bibs, blankets, booties, changing table, diapers, wipes, diaper bag, feeding supplies, formula, high chair, clothing, car seat · Mom Supplies: baby book, maternity clothes, photo album, camera, breast pads, breast pump, child safety locks, and more Bethlehem House works with several college campuses in Western Mass, including U-Mass, Elms College, HCC, STCC and others.

Handi - Quilter Training - Aug 22, 2014


This class gives you hands on experience with the HQ Advante Machine. You will start from loading a "quilt" to practicing various techniques that can be used to quilt your quilt. Once you have completed the class you are eligible to rent time on the frame to finish your own quilts. Class size limited.

Cost: $ 40.00
Big Girl Embroidery Club - Aug 23, 2014


This is a new group for those with machine embroidery hoops 6 x 10 or larger. The project for the next three months is Candy Cane Christmas. Finished size 39" X 42" Minimum hoop size is 6" X 10" In the following Formats: .art .exp. dst. hus .jef. pcs. pes. sew .shv .vip .vp3 .xxx Candy Cane Christmas is a machine embroidered Redwork Style quilt. The 20" x 18" center motif is multi-hooped using Claudia's "Perfect Placement" alignment method for complete accuracy. Snowman sayings surround the center adding warmth and charm to the holiday. The individual snowman can be embroidered on aprons, pillows and table runners.

Cost: $ 15.00
Bridge of Flowers Wall Hanging - Aug 24, 2014


This is an original pattern designed by Sue Pritt. It is a beautiful reproduction of our Bridge of Flowers in Shelburne Falls. The technique used is fusible applique. You will enjoy the day with Sue as she shares her tips and techniques to create this special piece!

Cost: $ 50.00
Decorative Stitches - Aug 24, 2014


Do you ever look at the decorative stitches on your machine and wonder what you could do with them? This is the class for you. Create a small wall hanging – or put it into a quilt. – using the stitches on your machine. Vicky will teach you new techniques to enable you to fully use your machine. Book required. This class will be offered once a month – each making a different small wall hanging. Come to one or all!

Cost: $ 20.00
Tuesday Open Sew Day - Aug 26, 2014


This is a day for you to set up and sew, sew, sew! Bring a new or unfinished project. Need some help finishing up? Bring it along.

Cost: $ 10.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Aug 28, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Sep 04, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Sep 11, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Beginner Class/ Open Sew - Sep 18, 2014


Beginner Quilt - Have you thought of quilting, wanted to try but didn't know where to start? Here's the class. Start with a simple quilt and learn basic skills to begin . - The Yellow Brick Road quilt uses fat quarters and requires only different sizes of rectangles and squares. These straight seams makes the Yellow Brick Road quilt an easy quilt for beginning quilters to sew. You will also learn how to cut and measure using a rotary cutter and ruler. 3 classes . Have you taken a class and still need help? This is also a class for you. With 2 teachers we are able to help you learn the skills you need. Need a night out to sew and visit with other quilters? Give a call and come join us. Please reserve a spot!!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Sue Pritt Weekend - Sep 27, 2014


Choose from one of Sue Pritt's patterns- Mud Season, Holiday Ladies, Over East, Snowy Hideaway, Up North and Back Up North. This is a wonderful fun filled two day class where you will learn technique and shortcuts with Sue. There is some preparation before class. Lunch included (if you have specific food requirements you should bring a lunch). All patterns include clear, step by step directions, how to pages, quilting suggestions, and full sized, ready to trace or copy applique patterns! Fast, with simple, traditional piecing, Fun, with raw-edge fusible web applique, and easy, with quilting as you go!

Cost: $ 80.00
Big Girl Embroidery Club - Oct 25, 2014


This is a new group for those with machine embroidery hoops 6 x 10 or larger. The project for the next three months is Candy Cane Christmas. Finished size 39" X 42" Minimum hoop size is 6" X 10" In the following Formats: .art .exp. dst. hus .jef. pcs. pes. sew .shv .vip .vp3 .xxx Candy Cane Christmas is a machine embroidered Redwork Style quilt. The 20" x 18" center motif is multi-hooped using Claudia's "Perfect Placement" alignment method for complete accuracy. Snowman sayings surround the center adding warmth and charm to the holiday. The individual snowman can be embroidered on aprons, pillows and table runners.

Cost: $ 15.00