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Quilter's General Store

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. Class size is limited to current restrictions in accordance with state guidelines.

By participating in our class offerings, the Participant recognizes the risk of possible exposure to and illness from infectious diseases and knowingly & freely assume 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.

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NEW CLASS ANNOUNCED

 LEARN TO MACHINE QUILT ON YOUR DOMESTIC MACHINE!

Monday June 7, 10 am to 3 pm

We are excited to offer this class! The class is for the quilter who is new to machine quilting or is confident with some things and would like a little guidance! So sign up if you would like to brush up or refine your machine quilting skills. Learn about threads, needles, batting and so much more.

Instructor: Kristin Kulinski

Class Fee: $45

Call the Shop or stop in to sign up today!

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FIRE ESCAPE by Atkinson Designs

June 19, 10 am to 3 pm

Fire escapes have inspired many dramatic moments in many peoples’ lives and of course all the drama movies. Be inspired, this is a fun and easy quilt to make. The pattern has directions for 3 different sizes and can be made in a multitude of colors: Batiks, Red, White, & Blue, etc. Our Shop sample is made of black & mustard colorways.

Instructor: Polly

Class Fee: $24

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Kits available upon request

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WOOL EMBROIDERY WORKSHOP
THIS CLASS IS FULL, WE ARE TAKING A WAITING LIST



Sample of Stitches

Have you been wanting to learn more about wool embroidery? There are lots of beautiful projects out there! In November we are starting a new class series to introduce you to wool embroidery. You will learn about pattern transfer, basic and decorative stitches, and all about the materials/products involved in this fun hand stitching technique, all easy to complete, and for a minimal investment! Each month you will make a small project which later you can combine all together.

Instructor: Robin Heinen

Dates: Monthly, Second Saturday of each month, starting November

Time: 10 am to Noon

Class Fee: $15 per month, includes pattern

Required Booklet: Hand Embroidery (Stitches-at-a-glance)

Class Supply List available at Sign Up

Materials available at the Shop

Call the Shop today to sign up!


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WOOL EMBROIDERY – BUTTONS & BEADS
THIS CLASS IS FULL





Here is another opportunity to expand your wool embroidery skills! This class will introduce you to numerous embellishment techniques plus tons of decorative stitches! Each month you will receive all of the buttons & beads/sequins to complete 5 decorative circles. You will learn the stitches for the month, select your beads/sequins for each circle and start applying them to your background. Be aware that there will be students with different experience levels. Chances are we will not finish any one circle while in class so there will be homework every month. Robin’s goal is to teach you all the steps to create these BLING-TASTIC beauties!

Instructor: Robin Heinen

Dates: Monthly, Second Saturday of each month, starting November

Time: 1 to 4 pm

Class Fee: $90, for 6 month program

Required Booklet: Hand Embroidery (Stitches-at-a-glance)

Class Supply List available at Sign Up

Materials available at the Shop

Call the Shop today to sign up!

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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

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

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  • 6903 Harrison Ave
  • Rockford, IL 61108