Classes

March

Cathedral Window Pillow Thursday, March 14th 1pm-4pm Fee: $25cathedral window pillow

Instructor: Connie Rodriguez
Join Connie for a new take on the Cathedral Window in the unique pillow which includes a zipper.

Hand Sewing Thursday, March 14th 6pm-8pm Fee: FREE

Bring whatever hand sewing project you are working on and enjoy an evening away from home with friends.

Third Saturday Block of the Month Saturday, March 16th 10-11am Fee: $30 first month onlymykindatown

Instructor: Barb Schoonover
Join us for a block so the month featuring Fiberworks pattern My Kind of Town. Make it your own by using your scraps with this fun foundation paper piecing project. Each month you will get a new block, tips and tricks, and doorbuster prizes. Price includes pattern.

 

 

Ice Cream Curvy Log Cabin Friday, March 22nd 1-4pm Fee: $25

Instructor: Julie ReedIce Cream Curvy Log Cabin
Enjoy an ice cream cone without the calories with this fun ice cream quilt. You will be using the Creative Grids Curvy Log Cabin Trim Tool. This would be a great project to use fat quarters on.

 

 

 

 

Barn Quilt Painting Saturday, March 23rd 9am-3pm Fee: Class $45, Kit $65Barn Quilt

Instructor: Sheila Snyder
Barn Quilt Painting is a popular, lively class with guided instruction that will take you through the process of painting a Barn Quilt from beginning to completion. You will choose a quilt pattern from dozens offered or you may bring a favorite (instructor will evaluate the difficulty). You will leave with your own masterpiece ready for hanging and possibly the inspiration to participate in a Barn Quilt Trail in your neighborhood. All supplies and equipment included. You may want to bring a paint apron!

Friday Night Sewing Friday, March 29th 5pm-10pm

Bring your sewing project and a spring related dish

April

Sweet Pea Saddle Bag Sew Along Wednesdays in April 6:30-7:30pm
Reveal Party May 1st 6:30-7:30pmSweet Pea Saddle Bag
Join Camille Ainsworth for a fun sew along of the Sweet Pea Saddle Bag by Blue Calla Patterns. This is a free pattern and sew along. We’ll meet every Wednesday in April from 6:30-7:30pm for tips and tricks about the pattern and to show our progress. On May 1st we’ll have our reveal party and do show and tell of our completed bags.
Beginner bag makers encouraged. Some sewing experience recommended. Hardware and interfacing kits will be available at Bolts to Blocks.Not local to Albany or not able to make it every week? Follow along with us online! We’ll post videos and tips on our Facebook page.
Follow this link to find the free pattern for the Sweet Pea Saddle Bag.

Pacific Rim Hawaiian Quilt Friday, April 5th & Saturday, April 6th Fee: $45
Instructor: Connie Sayler

Pacific Rim 1Pacific Rim 2

In this 2 day class you will be able to choose your favorite Pacific Rim Quilt Company Hawaiian wall quilt pattern. You will have hands on experience cutting and basting your quilt. Then you will learn needle turn applique techniques on a practice piece or on your quilt if you are ready. We will have time to discuss the next steps, quilting, and finishing your wall hanging. No machines needed!

Hand Sewing Thursday, April 11th 6pm-8pm Fee: FREE

Bring whatever hand sewing project you are working on and enjoy an evening away from home with friends.

Scrap Buster Thursday, April 18th 1-4pm Fee: $25Scrapbuster Pillow

Instructor: Connie Rodriguez
Connie visits us again with another scrap buster. Learn this fun and quick block that uses both a template and string piecing.

 

 

 

 

Jelly Roll Rug Saurday, April 20th 11am-5pm Fee: $30

Instructor: Barb Schoonover


Join us for one more rug class using your favorite jelly roll! Cost of class includes pattern and batting.

Third Saturday Block of the Month Saturday, April 20th 10-11am Fee: $30 first month onlymykindatown

Instructor: Barb Schoonover
Join us for a block so the month featuring Fiberworks pattern My Kind of Town. Make it your own by using your scraps with this fun foundation paper piecing project. Each month you will get a new block, tips and tricks, and doorbuster prizes. Price includes pattern.

Jelly Roll Rug Saturday, April 20th 11am – 5pm Fee: $30 includes pattern & batting

Join us for one more rug class using your favorite jelly roll!

Quilters Safari April 26th – May 11th