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Summer 2014!

Classes R Fun!

 

Whether you want to learn a new quilting technique or are looking for new fabrics, come on down. I'm so excited that so many of you have expressed your appreciation for having a quilting store here in Ventura. Me too! Thank you!

We have great classes with wonderful, experienced teachers each month. We have lot's of space for you to spread out, so please come into the Shop, see the samples and just visit with me. So let's get started.

Still in stitches, Joey

805 658-9800

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Quilting 103 - Schoolhouse Sampler -

Sept. 7, 21, 28 & Oct. 5, Sundays

Debbie's T-Shirt Memory Quilt

Sun., Aug. 24; 1:30-3:00 (prep class!)
Sun, Sept. 14; 10-3:00(let's put it together!)

"My Flag" - Aug. 3, Sunday

Shabby Roses - Aug. 28 & Sept. 11, Thurs. eve

Two-Fabric Applique -

Aug. 6, 13 & Sept. 10, Wed., 6:00-8:30

 

 

Creative machine Quilting - July 13 - Sunday -

Reschedule Sept. 6

 

 

September 20 & 27, Sat.  "Rabbit Hole!"

Classes Beginning in July 2014

WE Will be CLOSED on JULY 4th - FRIDAY

SEW THERE & EVERYWHERE! 

Ventura County Fair

Home Arts

 

 

Quilt Ventura is your remote drop-off site on Wed., July 9, 1:00-4:00, for your Clothing/Textile entries.   PLEASE HAVE YOUR ITEMS IN A DISPOSABLE BAG FOR SAFE KEEPING.

QUILTING 102- SAMPLER

Instructor: JOEY STRAIT

QUILTING 101 for BEGINNERS

Instructor:  JOEY STRAIT

In this five-week class, you will learn how to make all the half-square triangles to construct these blocks creating this wall hanging. Prerequisite: Quilting 101. (You already have the Book!)

Fee: $50.00  Dates: July 10, 17, 24, 31 & Aug. 79; Thurs.,  6:00-8:30        Upon completion of the Class, you'll receive a $20 Class Coupon!

 

 

Learn the critical basics of rotary cutting, piecing, pressing, and machine quilting in three sessions as you create this charming lap quilt. Book required, Basic Guide to Rotary Cut Quilts by Fons & Porter. 

     Fee:  $45  Dates: July 11, 25 & Aug. 1, Fri.,     11:00-2:00

 Note: Upon completion of the class, you’ll receive a $15 Merchandise Coupon for the Shop

 

 

CREATIVE MACHINE QUILTING

Instructor: CAROLE FRYE

 

Designed for ALL levels. Confident Beginning Quilters will enjoy Carole's demonstrations on Marking, stopping and starting, etc., followed by Practice, Practice, Practice for straight line as well as Free-Motion quilting. Book required.

Fee: $35.00 Date: July 13, Sun., 10:00-3:00

Re-schedule on Sept. 6, Sat.

UFO NIGHT

OPEN SEW NIGHT

HOOKS, LINES & CIRCLES - A FREE-MOTION QUILTING CLASS

Instructor: DEE ANGUS

Eat Chocolate!  Sew with the Most Dynamic Quilters!  The shop is open for your purchases as well!

Date: Tues., June 15, 6:00-8:50

 

Learn to create simple designs for sashing, borders, blocks, or filler quilting in this free motion quilting class using your domestic sewing machine. You will doodle first on paper to “build muscle memory” and then practice on your quilt sandwich. Join this first class to learn just a sampling of what you can do with straight lines, wavy lines, circles, curves, and combinations of these! Grads of 1st class – bring your Binder.

 

  Fee: $50.00  Date: July 19, Sat., 10:00-4:00

COLOR FOR QUILTERS

Instructor: CAROLE FRYE

TUBE QUILT

Instructor: JOEY STRAIT

This one day workshop will teach you all about value, texture, intensity  and more and how it relates to color and fabric!  The color wheel will be demystified while you create a block that can can  continue to be made into a beautiful scrap quilt of your own.

Fee: $32.50  Date: July 26, Sat., 10:00-2:00

 

The FASTEST quilt you’ll ever make!  Use 8 FQs and a great border print & Voila! Fun, fun. 

Fee:  $18.95 (!) Date: July 28, Mon.,  5:30-8:30

 

Classes Beginning in August 2014

QUILTING 101 for BEGINNERS

Instructor:  JOEY STRAIT

2-FABRIC APPLIQUE

Instructor: JOEY STRAIT

Learn the critical basics of rotary cutting, piecing, pressing, and machine quilting in three sessions as you create this charming lap quilt. Book required, Basic Guide to Rotary Cut Quilts by Fons & Porter. 

     Fee:  $45  Dates: Aug. 2, 16 & 23, Sat.,     10:00-1:00 OR Aug. 22, Sept. 5 & 12, Fridays, 10-1, with Dawn Knoeller

 Note: Upon completion of the class, you’ll receive a $15 Merchandise Coupon for the Shop

 

I LOVE it! In the first session of this class, we’ll be preparing the fabrics, marking and basting the appliqué fabric.  Learning to do needle turn appliqué has been so rewarding for me; during our second time together, we’ll be sewing our project. These wall hangings make great gifts or you may incorporate it into a larger quilt!  Pacific Rim Pattern Required (Come check out my patterns at the Shop)

  Fee: $35.00  Dates:  Aug. 6, 13 & Sept. 10, Wed.,

6:00-8:30

SHABBY CHIC ROSES

Instructor: JOEY STRAIT

PUZZLE PATCH

Instructor: CAROLE FRYE

This is a fun & easy project – make it any size you want!  You’ll love making these raw edge flowers, stitched on background squares. Choose a fun shabby,chic fabric or not!  Pattern will be provided. Two sessions.

  Fee: $32.50  Dates:  Aug. 28 & Sept. 11, Thurs., 6:00-8:30

Reminiscent of a Crazy Quilt, this pattern is not only fun, it is quick and easy!   Looks great in all kinds of fabrics: batiks, 30's fabrics, florals, and more.  This is a fast summertime project.  Tips on decorative stitching are shared.

Fee: $35.00  Date: Aug. 17, Sun., 10:00-3:00

UFO NIGHT

OPEN SEW NIGHT

T-SHIRT MEMORY QUILT

Instructor: DEBBIE BAYER

 

EAT CHOCOLATE!

Sew with the Most Dynamic Quilters!

The shop is open for your purchases as well!

Date: Tues., Aug. 19, 6:00-8:50

Do you have T-Shirts you just can’t throw away? Turn them into a quilt! Learn the technique to recycle those t-shirts into something more memorable. We will have a short intro class so you can prep your T-Shirts before class.

 

Fee: $40.00  Dates: Sun., Aug. 24; 1:30-3:00 (prep class!)
Sun., Sept. 14; 10-3:00 (let’s put it together!)

Classes Beginning in September 2014

QUILTING 103-SAMPLER SCHOOLHOUSE

Instructor: DEBBIE BAYER

 

In this class you will continue to learn new techniques and use ones you learned in Quilting 101 and 102. We will cover different ways to appliqué, paper/paper-less and foundation piecing, curved piecing, and y-seams. We will cover 2 techniques (4 blocks) each Sunday.  Four all-day sessions.  Book Required.

Fee: $80.00  Dates:  Sept. 7, 21, 28 & Oct. 5; Sun.,

10:00-4:00

 

 

UFO NIGHT

OPEN SEW NIGHT

RABBIT HOLE

Instructor: DEE ANGUS

 

EAT CHOCOLATE!

Sew with the Most Dynamic Quilters!

The shop is open for your purchases as well!

Date: Tues., Sept. 16, 6:00-8:50

 

You will have great FUN making this Quilt in a Day pattern as you learn to use the Wonky Ruler!

 

Dates: Sept. 20 & 27, Sat.,

10:00-2:00

Fee: $40.00

 

Class Registration & New Cancellation Policy

Please pay for your class when you sign-up to ensure your seat. Supply Lists will be given when you pay for class. To cancel a class, we must be given a minimum of two weeks notice before the date of class in order to refund your money; otherwise, you forfeit your registration fee. Instructors are guaranteed their number of students prior to class date. Sorry Moms-no children allowed. Please call or see Joey if you have any questions regarding classes.  Thanks.

 

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