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Virtual Classes are on the Calendar!

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we are not currently holding in person classes. Stay tuned as we are adding virtual classes regularly!


The Quilters' Corner offers a wide variety of quilting, sewing and embroidery classes for beginners to advanced sewer's and everything in-between. Our wonderful instructors will guide you through incredible projects that will amaze you!  Classes are offered mornings, afternoons, evenings & weekends for your convenience.

We hope you enjoy this new added feature of our website which gives you the ability to register online for most classes!!

Be sure to check-out our calendar for a complete list of all class, club and special event dates.

If there are any classes you are looking for, please let us know! All it takes is three or four people and we'll book the class... So if you and a couple of friends are interested in something in particular.... Give us a call!!

Owner's Classes are FREE to anyone who purchases a new machine from our shop!. Does require $25 deposit at registration. Deposit will be returned as a refund or store credit, your choice! (If you have purchased a machine elsewhere, a fee will apply and space is limited) There are a minimum of 2 classes per series dependent upon the type of machine that you purchased. The classes are designed to be attended in the proper sequence as each class builds on the previous. Available dates and times are listed below. Please call 802.388.3559 or stop in to register. **Should our FREE classes not fit into your schedule, private classes are available for a fee.

Classes


Ruler Work For Beginners
- Apr 14, 2021 02:00 pm

Get excited to quilt with templates at home and learn the Basics and Feathers galore in this 2hr online class with a Westalee Design Educator. Win Prizes, Get Event Special Pricing, and Learn!

Cost: $ FREE
Would you like to quilt your own quilts on your domestic sewing machine or stationary longarm (also called sit-down machines) using rulers, but don't know how to start? If you are at least a Confident Beginner in Free-Motion quilting, this lecture/demo is for you. It will give you the foundation you'll need, including which ruler foot and rulers will work with your machine, how to choose rulers with the best features, and how to use them. **This class is a pre-requisite for Free Motion Quilting with Rulers.

Cost: $ 10.00
April 21 (1pm-2:30pm) , May 5 (1pm-4pm) and May 12 (1pm-4pm); Learn what you need to know to free-motion quilt with rulers on your domestic machine or stationary long arm (sit-down) machine. This is a 3 part class that includes a 1.5 hour lecture demo and TWO 3.5 hour hands-on classes via Zoom. Norma is one of our veteran instructors! Don't miss this opportunity to learn all you need to know about free motion quilting with rulers!

Cost: $ 95.00
Class Description: Ready to spice up your feathers? Feathers make a great foundation for any quilting design. Adding swirling curls, meandering vines and filled spines add pizazz to this basic foundation. We?ll learn to customize your feathers to your project and make them fit in everything from geometric designs to wrapping around corners.

Cost: $ 30.00
Kimberbell Club May
- May 03, 2021 04:00 pm

Wildflower Blooms Tote With fringed blossoms, satin stems, and pull flowers from Kimberbell Bouquets, our Wildflower Blooms Tote is casual elegance for any occasion. With unstitched sides, it?s easy to hoop our Kimberbell Blanks Denim Tote, embroider the colorful spray on the deep blue canvas, and then sew up the seams to complete the bag! A simple fringe technique and scalloped ribbon add delightful dimension. Create large blooms by pulling the string, fluffing the petals, and attaching to the tote with a few whip stitches! Perfect for a Mother's Day Gift!

Cost: $ 25.00
Class Description: Are you excited to expand your design portfolio but don?t know where to start? Beginning with meandering and moving on to other classic fills, we?ll spend time drawing and quilting these great textures in this class. Learning how to make all these fills continuously stitched gives you a usable selection of go-to designs for all your projects. Using large and small grids, learn how to scale your designs to give your quilts the perfect design every time

Cost: $ 30.00
Kimberbell Club June
- Jun 07, 2021 04:00 pm

Daddy's Princess and Mommy's Knight Infant Rompers Snuggles and giggles and sweet baby smells?our Infant Rompers are a bundle of joy! A shiny, silver crown of Embroidery Leather is adorned with a pink heart for Daddy?s Princess, while Mommy?s Knight wears a leather helmet with a sparkling Glitter plume. Stitch both designs in a raw-edge applique technique, then embroider ?Daddy?s Little Princess? and ?Mommy?s Knight in Shining Armor? below! These giftable rompers are perfect for baby showers, cradles, and lots of warm cuddles.

Cost: $ 25.00
Posh Swirl
- Jun 12, 2021 09:30 am

Soft serve ice cream cone with sprinkles on top! A super fast and easy project for a summer day! Uses the Quick Curve Mini Ruler 28" x 38"

Cost: $ 45.00
Class Description: Every wanted to try custom quilting? Learn how to put together a whole quilt design ? including borders, backgrounds and blocks ? using some simple tips and tricks. By picking an overall theme for your designs, we?ll adapt the designs to fit in your quilting style. Everything from basic designs to modern updates on classics will be featured in this class for all skill levels.

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: You?ve got your longarm?now what? Come check out all the great accessories, tools and feet that are available to help you finish spectacular quilts. You?ll get a chance to try out all these great tools which will help you finish more projects in less time. Come and find your new favorite accessory!

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: Pro-Stitcher Designer? has many great features that allow you to easily the Repeat on Path tool. Designs using true type fonts will add the final custom element to any quilting project and create custom designs. In this class, start with the Magic Wand to take a backdrop image and convert it into a digital design. Next, create fun edge to edge designs and creative fills using the Repeat on Path tool. Designs using true type fonts will add the final custom element to any quilting project.

Cost: $ 30.00
Handi Quilter Event: Fear No Feather
- Sep 09, 2021 10:00 am

Class Description: Love feathers but are afraid to try them? You will conquer your feather fears in this class. We?ll start with easy ways to quilt beautiful feathers. Building off a basic spine, you?ll learn how to draw different types of feather plumes, their stitch paths, and how to make them fit into lots of different spaces. We?ll explore putting the perfect feather into a border and even quilting around the corner. Soon you?ll be quilting feathers on all your quilts!

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: Ready to add a little curve to your quilts? Curved rulers are the answer! Using the markings on the curved rulers, we?ll line up perfect rows of circles, stitch meandering waves, and create perfect curved crosshatching. We?ll play with the full line of curved rulers, stitching up swags, clam shells, ovals, arcs and circles galore.

Cost: $ 30.00
Part 1 Class Description Ready to expand your Pro-Stitcher knowledge? We?ll tackle borders, sashing and corners with the great features found in Pro-Stitcher. Making designs fit in any block shape is a breeze with all of our great Skew options. You can even create your own designs using all the great functions in Record.

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description Are you ready to take your Pro-Stitcher skills up notch? This class focuses on combining designs to create new options for your quilts. Next, we?ll take the basic edge to edge and show you how to set it up three ways, and then focus on advancing your quilts for maximum accuracy. Finally, we?ll discuss repositioning and all ways you can use this powerful tool.

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: It?s not a quilt till it?s quilted, right? We?ll start with a simple design, then learn how to pull different elements from that design to build a cohesive plan for your quilting. We?ll add echoing, exciting backgrounds, and complementary designs to create a masterpiece. Starting with sketching out your ideas, we?ll move on to marking tools to get all your great ideas on your quilt, and then looking at how thread can really make designs pop.

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: Ready to move on to some more advanced Pro-Stitcher Designer techniques? We?ll focus on more of the features available to create your own design. Create designs using Carousel, Reflect, Echo Quilting and Rays! All these great designs start with simple designs created using the Artwork tools

Cost: $ 30.00
Schmetz Needle Lecture
- Sep 22, 2021 01:45 pm

Title: SCHMETZ: What Needle Do I Use? Confused about what needle to use? What do those numbers mean on the needle package? What needle should be used for piecing & quilting? Successful sewing is often about paying attention to the little things ? like the needle in your sewing machine. Get the low-down about how this little piece of steel can solve some very BIG problems, including broken threads, skipped stitches and puckered fabrics. Your sewing machine is an investment and protection begins by using the very best needle. Students receive a complimentary copy or a link to the ever popular SCHMETZ ABC Pocket Guide. Sew SCHMETZ!

Cost: $ 5.00
Class Description: Have you even wanted to break away from your quilting cotton and really see what your longarm can do? You can piece, quilt on unique fabric, bind your quilts and lots of other great time saving techniques on your longarm. Find out what your longarm can really do and get ready to get more projects done.

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: Ready to move on to some more advanced Pro-Stitcher Designer techniques? In this class, we?ll learn how to use the Shape tool to edit and transform designs. Connecting your designs gives you limitless options to create all the designs of your dreams.

Cost: $ 30.00
Class Description: Do you love rulers? But are you still looking for new ways to use them? In this class, we?ll focus on building an inventory of design ideas using the HQ VersaTool and other HQ rulers. Point to point quilting using markings already on your quilt ? like seams or corners ? is a cinch with rulers. We?ll start with ruler basics, then move on to creating beautiful designs for your entire quilt

Cost: $ 30.00

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  • 260 Court Street, Suite 4
  • Middlebury, VT 05753
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