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Quilter's General Store Classes

As always, class supplies are 15% off and you always receive a 15% discount on all purchases made the day of class! (Some exclusions may apply)


Please note: During this pandemic time, we have our classroom setup to assure proper social distancing and ask that all teachers & class participants wear a face mask during the class session. The classroom is thoroughly cleaned & sanitized before & after each class. Hand sanitizer and cleaning wipes are available in the classroom.

By participating in our class offerings, the Participant recognizes the risk of possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases and knowingly & freely assumes all such risks. Further, by participating is these offerings, the Participants agree to self-monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19 (symptoms typically include fever, cough, and shortness of breath) and, contact QGS if he/she experiences symptoms of COVID-19 within 14 days after participating in this event with QGS.




Continuing in our series of Bench Pillows, join us for a class on making the Springtime Bench Pillow cover, this one from Kimberbell, on April 23rd from 10 am to 3 pm.

Jan will guide you on cutting and fusing your shapes to the pillow cover, then machine appliqueing around the shapes, and finally showing you how to finish the pillow cover.

Instructor: Jan Frederickson

Date: April 23, 2022

Time: 10 am to 3 pm

Class Fee: $24

Purchase of Pattern is required. Kits are available. Pillow form not included.




Saturday April 30, 2022

Metro Twist is a great quilt to start your way with curved piecing using the original Quick Curve Ruler. Learn the technique of ruler placement for a variety of curves. All day class focuses on cutting curves and piecing.

Quick Curve ruler & pattern required

Kits are available

Instructor: Lesley Gebbie

Date: April 30, 2022

Setup Time: 9:30 am

Class Time: 10 am to 3 pm

Class Fee: $24



SPRING 2022 session for Beginning Quilting scheduled to start March 23

For those of you who have basic sewing knowledge and have always wanted to make a quilt, the time has arrived! In this class we will teach and guide you as you begin your quilting journey! This 6-session course will introduce you to quilting, with a focus on choosing fabric, proper tools, seam allowances, cutting, thread, etc. Basic knowledge of your sewing machine is a prerequisite.

Spring 2022 Session starting Wednesday March 23; 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm.


6 Sessions total.


Minimum of 3/Maximum of 6 students per class required to conduct the class.


Call the Shop to sign up, this will fill up quickly so don’t wait too long.


Class Schedule: 3/23, 3/30, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27


Instructor: Robin Heinen


Cost: $75



“Dusk to Dawn,” Monique Jacobs new batik line by Maywood Studios has arrived!


The color combinations in this beautiful collection illustrate the transition of color from Dusk to Dawn with the prints of crescent moon blocks and interstellar stripes.


Monique will be teaching upcoming class on a new pattern she has designed and
used her new batik line “Dusk to Dawn.”


Class Schedule: March 26, 2022


Class Time: 10 am to 3 pm


Instructor: Monique Jacobs


Cost: $40


Pattern required & is available at the Shop


Fabric Kits will also be available at the Shop


This one will fill up fast! Call the shop and sign up today!






Quilt Size: 73½” x 73½”


Another fun class we will be having is “Blue Jay Bay” a pattern designed by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts using cream & light blue batiks “Morning Mist by Robert Kaufman. This snail’s trail pattern is easy to construct, NO templates. Kits and patterns are available at QGS.


Call the shop and sign up.


Class Schedule: April 9, 2022


Class Time: 10 am to 3 pm


Instructor: Polly Black


Cost: $24


Class Cancellations

Every class we offer has a minimum number of students required to hold the class. When that minimum is not met, the class will be cancelled.  We do cancel our classes 2 weeks prior to the actual class date when that minimum is not met. At that time, a the full class fee is refunded.  Also, if you need to withdraw from a class you have signed up for, you need to notify us at least 2 weeks prior to the class in order to receive a refund.  Thank you!

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      6903 Harrison Ave., Rockford, IL 61108

Shop Hours Monday - Saturday 10 am to 4 pm, Closed Sunday


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  • 6903 Harrison Ave
  • Rockford, IL 61108