Bag Ladies - Travel Essentials Bag Bag Ladies 2018:
Join us for our last session - please bring your bags for show and tell!
This will be a tips, tricks, and demo. Sewing with mesh and vinyl will be highlighted.
Class includes the pattern, and any specialty items and hardware needed to make the bag (fabric, stabilizers and zippers unless indicated, are not included) - that way when you get it all together - you'll have all the necessary items to finish your bag!
Cost: $40.00 includes pattern, mesh, clear vinyl, and hardware in silver.
Class date: December 6th
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Remember no sewing in class - but bring a pen or pencil to take notes!
If you love making bags and want to improve your technique, and learn how to use the new materials - this class is for you!
City Skywalk Quilt This is a Terry Atkinson test class. Terry is one of the best pattern designers you will ever meet! She always runs test classes on her new patterns to get the quilters input on how she can make the pattern better. This is a hands on class. You will receive a supply list a head of time. Bring your machine and be prepared for a fun morning. Pattern is included. You may only sign up for one of her classes today.
Fresh Cut Block of the Month and Support Group! Until now Sue Spargo's Block of the month has only been offered by mail. Now you can get the block and support to make this fabulous wool project at our monthly block of the month group! Each month you will receive the hand-dyed wool, cotton fabrics, velvet, ribbons and specialty threads for one of the blocks. The first month we will talk about wool applique. Each month Sandy will show different stitches.
There is a one time fee of $25 to join the group and $55 per month for the pattern and kit. This group will meet for 12 months. Extra support will be given on the second Saturday of the month.
You will need Sue Spargo's Creative Stitching book. Backing, batting, applique and embellishment threads are not included. First month starts Tuesday, September 25th, after that, it is the second Tuesday of each month.
There are a limited number of kits available. Sign up now!
Skillbuilderz - Paper piecing Skillbuilderz
Join us for our last session and learn paper-picing - we will make this adorable Christmas Tree just in time for the holidays!
You've taken a beginning quilting class - but you aren't quite sure how to tackle triangles, diamonds, partial seams, and other quilting techniques. This is the class for you - we will meet for a demonstration of a technique that will build your skill and confidence as a quilter. We will have a small project that uses that skill – (no big quilts to make), and something other than a sampler quilt.
Class includes pattern, and class. Cost: $20
Class times :
Class time: 9:30 - 11:00
Sign up on-line or call the shop at 507-732-4101
Sleep at Home Quilt Retreat, Friday, January 18-20, 2019 Join us for a three-day retreat right here at All in Stitches. Gather those projects you would like to work on. We will provide supper on Friday and Saturday night, and lunch on Sunday. Plan to eat out Friday and Saturday noon. Cost is $85. There are rooms to rent above our shop that will hold 2-4 people if you would like to stay over, but sign up early for those as they go quickly. Hours are 9-9 on Friday and Saturday, Sunday from 9-3. Friday -Sunday, January 18-20, 2019.
Retreats are a great way to spend some time with your quilting or make some new friends. Remember, what happens at Quilt Retreat stays at Quilt Retreat!
You made that Gorgeous Jacket out of What? In this class with Bonnie Bosma, make a collage jacket using old wool sweaters. If you have a bunch of favorite sweaters that you don't wear anymore or if you like to hunt through a favorite thrift shop for treasures, here is a way to create a one-of-a kind garment and be eco-friendly. This stylish go anywhere jacket will catch everyone's eye. You will need 6-7 sweaters in coordinating colors to get started. You will need to pre-shrink them before class. Felting instructions are included. This jacket can be made using fleece as well for a lighter weight jacket.
Sign up now for this class with Bonnie Bosma, 4 sessions, October 16, 23, 30 and November 13. Choose 1-4 or 6-9. Cost $80.
Bed Turning and Batik Program Join us for a fun filled hour learning about batik fabrics. Pam Geerdes will present a program about the history and art of Batik in Indonesia. Batik is the art of decorating fabric using wax and dye. Pam Geerdes and a small group from Rochester traveled to Java and Bali to learn the history and modern techniques used in the production of batik fabric. She will present slides of the process as well as travel photos from the islands they visited. Pam is a quilter and a photographer.
This program is free of charge, but please sign up to reserve your seat.
If you have a batik quilt that you would like to display please give us a call. I have room for a few more!
Saturday, October 27th, 10 a.m.
Cost: $ FREE
Please check our class and events pages to see what is coming up!