Classes


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)

 

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 Beginning Quilting Class


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.

 

Date: Monday’s
NO SPRING SESSION THIS YEAR
WATCH FOR INFO ABOUT A FALL SESSION

  Class Fee: $75

 Book Required

 Skill Level: Beginner
Minimum of 3 required for a session to be scheduled.

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Lucky Stars

 

Atkinson Designs

 

Fat Quarter friendly quilt, pattern contains five (5) sizes to choose from! This quilt is perfect for all levels of Quilters, so our newer Quilters ought to consider this quilt as a great opportunity to build confidence. Basic star blocks made from a fat quarter and background for each 15” block. Fun & Quick!!!

 

Saturday, May 6, 2017

10 am to 3 pm

Pattern required

Fee: $24

Instructor: Rose Hoffa

 Skill Level: Confident Beginner

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Beginning Wool Applique


Saturday, April 22  -  11 am to 3 pm

 

Learn the basics of wool applique, get tips on the entire process covering tools & techniques, materials needed, and basic stitches. All this while producing a beautiful spring banner. Suzanne Prather will be leading the class.
This is a 2 session class; second session is May 20th.

 

Class fee $30, pattern also required.

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Introduction to Machine Quilting


Introduction to Free Motion machine quilting with your sewing machine. This class is for the quilter who is new to machine quilting or is confident with some things and would like a little guidance! With Kristin’s individualized attention to each student, this class is for everyone from beginner to those who want to brush up or refine their machine quilting skills. Learn about threads, needles, batting and so much more. Stop in the shop to see some of Kristin’s samples and then sign up to join her in this 2-session class!
Saturday, June 3 & June 10, 10 am to 1 pm
Class Fee: $45
Instructor: Kristin Kulinski


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Machine Applique



June 24  -  10 am to 3 pm

 

Jan Fredrickson has joined our teaching staff and will be bringing her excellent skill on machine applique to you. This class is for the quilter who is new to machine applique or is confident with some things and would like a little guidance! This class is for everyone from beginner to those who want to brush up or refine their machine applique skills. 

Class Fee: $24


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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!

 

 

 Quilter's General Store...A quilter's destination
for supplies & inspiration!


 815-397-5160

      6903 Harrison Ave., Rockford, IL 61108

Store Hours: Mon -Fri  10-5, Sat  10-4, Sunday - Closed