Beginning Quiltmaking Whether you are new to quilting, or just want to take a refresher, this is the class for you. Step by step instructions of basic quilting techniques and piecing methods will be taught.
Cathedral Windows Looking for an easy take along project that looks difficult but isn't? Cathedral Window is a unique technique of folding and stitching that completes the block and quilting without batting.
Girl's Day/Night Out This class meets once each month and continues throughout the year. Roxanne tailors each month's quilt project to the students' requests. This class is very popular because very often the same group of women stays together for months, and become good friends, and they welcome additions to the groups. The students who are already in the class are given first priority for registering for each new set of sessions. If you enjoy quiltmaking with a group of friendly people, you will enjoy a monthly Girls Day or Night Out!
Kabuki Apron and Gingersnap Cookies While this classic Japanese smock-styled garment is a joy to wear, its construction can seem daunting. This fun class offers streamlined techniques that promise to simplify construction of the Kabuki Apron and can be applied to other sewing projects as well.
Little Miss Muffet, Come Make Your Own Tuffet Let your creativity run wild and crazy! You can make a tuffet for your home and give any room a special touch. The tuffet is constructed from the ground up, so there is no footstool to buy.
Machine Quilting: Basics and Beyond Do you have quilt tops stacking up, waiting to be quilted? This is the class that will give you the confidence to turn those tops into quilts! Hands on exercises will be used to develop machine quilting skills; from walking foot and ditch quilting, to continuous line and free motion design.
Make Friends with Your Sewing Machine If there is a sewing machine in your home gathering dust because you haven't a clue how it works, pack it up, along with any strange attachments and bring it to this hands - on class. You will become acquainted with those daunting knobs, levers and attachments and leave with a new friend
Paradiso Classroom Series Join Paradiso Pattern Designer Cheryl Kuczek for this series and learn to start making handbags. Details are broken down into simple categories so the design progression is easy to follow. Each class is themed; we'll begin with a short lecture, see a demo of the technique, then you'll DIY with some hands-on yourself! Choose one class OR take the entire series to gain valuable design knowledge & sewing techniques for your approach to handbag design. Call Cheryl directly @206.405.0587 with any questions!
Wednesday's Girls Adventures in Applique! This continuing applique workshop is going to embark on an adventure in English paper piecing and needle turn applique. If you love beautiful fabric, fancy threads, and handwork and have an interest in creating space and time to applique, please join our independent creative sessions. This class will give you the opportunity to block out time in your schedule to create your own adventure!