Tues. - Sat. 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sun. - Mon. Closed
English Paper Piecing is the process of wrapping fabric around paper to make crisply formed shapes to be sewn together by hand. Once sewn, the papers can be removed. Join Alice as she teaches you the basic start of English Paper Piecing. There are endless shapes and sizes for future projects and you'll be prepared to launch a new project with confidence once you've learned the basics. This will be the perfect class for you if you are signing up for Patchwork of the Crosses Block of the Month at the Quilt Asylum.
Who wants to learn to quilt? If you are a beginner, this is the class for you. In this class you will learn how to machine piece a simple 46" X 60" quilt. The class meets twice and in that time you will gain plenty of confidence. In class you will learn to use a rotary cutter, accurate seam allowances, and piecing. There are so many tips to learn for easy piecing. Sign up for this fun class. It will be the first of many quilts you will make in the future! ***MUST HAVE A GOOD GENERAL KNOWLEDGE OF HOW TO USE YOUR SEWING MACHINE ***
Join us for a two day class featuring Krista Moser of The Quilted Life as she teaches her Big Sky Bloom pattern. Big Sky Bloom uses several features of the Creative Grids 60 degree Diamond Ruler. Strip piece, then cut diamonds and triangles in different sizes to get the full effect. Finished size of the quilt is 62" x 73".
Come visit with Krista Moser and see all of her beautiful quilts! She will share information about her quilt designs, the 60* diamond Ruler and how she uses it to make her quilts look difficult but go together easily. A great evening with a door prize for each guest, light snacks and KRISTA!! TRUNK SHOW WILL BE HELD AT THE VAN ALSTYNE COMMUNITY CENTER. THE ADDRESS IS 262 N. PRESTON ST.