FALL/WINTER 2017 CLASS SCHEDULE (SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER)

FALL/ WINTER 2017 CLASS SCHEDULE

 

SEPTEMBER

HONEY, IT’S DONE
Saturday, Sept. 9           Time: 6:00-11:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP
Do you have projects you would like to finish before the holidays? That’s what this class is for – finishing or starting projects that are taking up too much room on your shelves.

 

 

GYPSY WIFE
Sundays, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, & Dec. 10       Time: 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Fee: $60/$45 BCP       Skill: Intermediate
Dig into your stash for this scrap-friendly quilt.  A monthly workshop will give you lots of time to finish this outstanding design.

 

 

STITCH with FRIENDS
Friday, September 15, Oct. 13, Nov. 10 &  Dec. 8           Time:   6:00-11:00 p.m.
Fee: $15. (no discount)
Spend Friday nights working on your unfinished projects with other quilting friends! An instructor will be on hand to help with any questions.

 

 

A SIMPLE LIFE  (3rd Saturday of the month.)
Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, & Dec.16                      Time: 10:00 a.m-2:00 p.m.
Fee: $60/$45 BCP
This monthly class that started in January is almost completed.  The last 4 classes will give you time to finish this  project by Shelly Paglia, “Hazel’s  Diary Quilt”.

 

 

1st SATURDAY $5 CLUB WORKSHOP
Sunday, Sept. 17            Time 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Fee: $10 (no discount)

Now you have your 12 blocks, and you are ready to start working on those bow ties and finish out. Bring your kit and your questions, and we will help you.

 

 

MY 1ST QUILT
Tuesdays, Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10 & 17      6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $60/$45 BCP
          Pattern 9.25
Have you always wanted to make a quilt?  In this piecing class…that’s the goal.  You will learn perfect cutting, correct seam allowance, and how to put it all together resulting in your 1st quilt!

 

 

MACHINE QUILTING
Wednesdays, Sept. 13 & 20                      Time: 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Fee: $35/$26.25 BCP
Have you ever wished you knew how to machine quilt on your home machine? In this class, you will learn the tricks for free motion quilting.  You will have lots of hands-on-practice in this technique class.

 

 

DRESDEN CHRISTMAS WALL HANGING
Thursdays, Sept. 21 & 28                       Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $35/$26.25 BCP
Enjoy a new twist on an old-fashioned block with this modern, but scrappy Dresden Plate wall hanging. You will love to add this wall hanging  to your holiday décor.

 

 

DOGS in SWEATERS
Friday, Sept. 22                  Time:  6:00-10:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

“Cheater” corners and patchwork make these dogs in no time.  Theme fabric for sweaters would be fabulous.

 

 

 

BREAKFAST CLUB
Saturday, Sept. 23                            Time: 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Fee: $40/$30 BCP   includes kit

New project every month in this club.  Watch a demonstration while you are enjoying a sweet and savory breakfast snack. Fee includes the project for the morning.
September’s project…..Notebook Binder Purse.

 

 

LAZY DAISY
Monday, Sept. 25        Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP         Skill: Beginner/ Int.
Start your Christmas gift giving off right with this table topper made with large Dresden Plates.  A perfect way to learn how to put the fans together in a modern setting!

 

 

MACHINE APPLIQUE
Wednesday, Sept. 27     Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

Yes, you can !  Machine applique is an easy technique when you learn all of the tricks and
how to use soft-fuse applique. All you need is zig-zag stitch on your machine.

 

 

QUILT CAMP
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday Sept. 29-Oct. 1
Friday & Saturday 10:00-9:00 p.m.     &     Sunday 10:00-4:00 p.m.
Fee: $125./$93.75 BCP

At this quilt retreat, you get to sleep in your own bed at night and work on unfinished or new projects during the day. Enjoy plenty of stitching, laughing and plenty of good food.

 

 

OCTOBER 

SQUARE TUFFET
Mondays, Oct. 2 & 23        Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $35/$26.25 BCP         Hardware kit: $65  paid to instructor

You’ve seen the round tuffets now it’s time to make a square tuffet.  Less  piecing than the round one-same great results.  Instructor will help you assemble the top to the hardware.

 


STAR STORM
Wednesdays, Oct. 4, 11, & 18               Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $45/$33.75 BCP

This design has set the world on its side.  Great for using team fabrics.  You’ll be working with giant paper templates.

 

 

PINCURLS
Friday, Oct. 6               Time: 6:00-10:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP
If you are of a “certain age”, you will know what these blocks represent. Great way to use regular cut of fabrics  or fat quarters.

 

 

BEGINNING PIECING
Mondays, Oct. 9, 16, 30, & Nov. 6              Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $60/$45 BCP

A basic piecing class teaching 1/4” seam allowances, techniques for cutting with a rotary cutter and using a ruler.  You master this while working on a sofa size quilt.

 

 

BEAR MOUNTAIN CABIN
Saturday, Oct. 14  1:30-4:30 p.m. &
Nov. 18   2:30-5:30 p.m.
Fee:$35/$26.25 BCP

A Log Cabin with a Twist!  Everybody likes bear paws, flying geese, and mountains in a rustic cabin design.  This project includes all of this and more.

 

 

HONEY, IT’S DONE
Sunday, Oct. 15           Time: 11:00-4:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

Bring those unfinished project, and let’s get them finished!

 

 

 

FLATTY CAT/FLATTY DOG
Thursday, Oct. 19                    Time:  6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP               Skill: Beyond Beginners

Sew up a litter of adorable cats or dogs that will make you smile each time you see them!  Perfect for Jelly Rolls or Charm Squares™

 

 

ART-to-HEART
Saturday, Oct. 21                 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Fee: FREE if you purchase the book, Imagine, and the monthly kits.
Imagine is a cute book full of individual monthly appliqué (fusible) patterns. All the blocks are the same size so you can change your display monthly or put them together into a wall hanging.

 

 

CROSS your HEART
Sunday, Oct. 22            Time: 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

1 1/2” or 2 1/2” cut strips turn into a beautiful wall hanging or bed-size quilt. Use an assortment of background fabrics and cross-heart fabrics.  Great for your scraps.

 

 

DIAMOND DETOUR
Tuesday, Oct. 24                 Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP          Skill: Beyond Beg.
You’ll be seeing diamonds inside of diamonds in this fat quarter or layer cake friendly project.  No-Y seams with the 60º angles.

 

 

CUDDLE BUDDIES
Wednesday, Oct. 25               Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP
Finish a couple of stuffed animals for that new baby, a favorite child, or just for gift giving.  These cute cuddles  “are dressed” with your choice of tank top.

 

 

BREAKFAST CLUB
Saturday, Oct. 28                          Time: 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Fee: $40/$30 BCP  includes kit

Love quick ideas?  Breakfast Club is a great “idea club”.  While enjoying the delicious snacks, you will see a demonstration of the monthly project, and the kit is included
in the fee! This month’s project …. fabric gift pouches.

 

 

BINDING is not SCARY
Tuesday, Oct. 31                      Time: 6:00-9:30 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP
BBB = Borders, Bindings, Backings. After finishing this class, you will never again dread attaching a binding or sewing a back together.  You will work on  a “sandwich quilt” to practice putting a binding on.  Don’t miss this!

 

 

 

NOVEMBER

DOGS in SWEATERS
Wednesday, Nov. 1                    Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP
Cute project…why not dress your  dogs  in “the ugliest “sweater fabrics”.

 

 

 

HONEYCOMB HANDBAG
Thursdays, Nov. 2 & 16                      Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $35/$26.25 BCP
Wrap pre-cut hexagon shapes with fabric for the body of this tote bag.  Then stitch it together and insert a lining to complete.

 

 

 

CHRISTMAS  MAY DAY
Tuesday, November 7             Time:  6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP          pattern 9.25

Who says, “You can’t make a pinwheel quilt with Christmas fabrics”. This 48″x 58″ quilt will be one one of your favorites.  Easy technique that is a little different than a traditional pinwheel.

 

 

CROSS your HEART
Wednesday, Nov. 8                Time:  6:00-10:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP
A beautiful wall hanging to make for your décor or give as a gift to your favorite person.  Made from 1 1/2” or 2 1/2” strips and an assortment of background fabrics…you will be amazed at the results.

 

 

MINI TREES
Wednesday, Nov. 15               Time:  6:00-9:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

Piece this stunning  2-tone mini tree wall hanging or table runner.  Use the mini QCR template to cut the gentle curves.  All curves are pieced using NO PINS.

 

 

HONEY, IT’S DONE
Friday, Nov. 17              Time:  6:00-11:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

You still have time to finish some of your projects before the Holidays!  Lots of space, large ironing board, and the coffee is always on.  So join us to get rid of the guilt over unfinished projects.

 

 

BREAKFAST CLUB   
Saturday, Nov. 18               Time: 9:00 -10:30 a.m.
Fee: $40/$30 includes the kit

Smell the coffee, taste the goodies, and see a demonstration on this month’s project…fabric wall organizer.

 

 

 

 

December 

CUDDLE BUDDIES
Wednesday, Dec 6                 Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m..
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

Finish a couple of stuffed animals in time for Christmas gift giving.  Can be “dressed” in holiday tank tops.

 

 

 

HONEY, IT’S DONE
Saturday, Dec 9                 Time: 6:00-11:00 p.m.
Fee: $25/$18.75 BCP

The last class for “Honey, It’s Done” in 2017 to check off some of the unfinished projects you have stashed away.  Come for an evening of working, fun, and always talking.

 


CALLING ALL KIDS!!!

Write your letters, come to The Old Craft Store, bring your iPhone or camera ’cause SANTA IS COMING!
Saturday, Dec. 16          Time: 11:00 a.m-1:00 p.m.
FREE!


FREE Sewing Workshop
Every 2nd Tuesday of the month. Bring your quilting, embroidery, and crafting projects and use our classroom.  We have plenty of tables, a large ironing board, and coffee is always on.  Invite your friends or come and meet some new ones! Classroom available from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Moda You
Meets every 2nd Saturday of the month January thru November. Enjoy demonstrations, show n tell, door prizes, and optional projects during the year.  A  place to meet other quilters and friends. You can register NOW for Moda You 2018!
Fee: $25 annual

THURSDAY FRIENDSHIP GROUP
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month  6:00-7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come .  The agenda varies from month to month with demonstrations, pot luck dinners, and always friendships.  FREE

WOOL HOOKERS
Meets every Wednesdays, with the exception of 1st Wednesdays. This group meets for fun, sharing projects, and techniques.

CARROLLTON’S WOMEN CLUB
The quilt and craft division of the Club meets on the 1st Wednesday of every month starting in September– May.  This group inspires, demonstrates, and works on items for the  annual Fashion Show .


ANNUAL SAMPLE SALE
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
Time: 10:00-8:00 P.M.

Buy at great prices …samples we have taken off display. Wall hangings, table runners, small &  medium size quilt tops & seasonal  items Great for practicing machine quilting or if  they need finishing, we can do it!