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May and June 2015 Schedule of Classes
May Schedule of Classes
Scrappy Mini Mug Mat
Tuesday, May 26 1-4 pm
Turn your tiniest of scraps into these adorable mug mats.With this
method, you fuse 1 squares of fabrics onto a specially marked
interfacing.Then simply sew on the lines printed on the interfacing.It
is extremely accurate and eliminates handling each individual piece and
the frustration of trying to sew small pieces and having them drawn down
into the bobbin area of your sewing machine.This is a technique that can
also be used to make many more items from table runners to whole
The Bendy Bag
Thursday, May 28 1-5pmThis unique little bag is handy for all kinds of things.Make several for
summer travels.The Bendy Bag is just right for keeping all those cords
for your electronic devices in one place and safe.Make them with
different fabrics to personalize them for each member of the
family.There is nothing more secure than bags and totes with zippers and
the Bendy Bag has a zipper.Learn this newer method of zipper insertion
to make zippers fun to install and use!Beginners welcome!
June Schedule of Classes
Monday, June 1 10-6
Learn how to cut strips more accurately and quickly than you ever
dreamed.Turn your strips into unusual rectangular blocks for a brand new
quilt design.Improve and perfect your cutting and piecing skills with
this fun quilt.You will complete or mostly complete your quilt top
during class.Beginners welcome!
Tuesday, June 2 10-5
We promise that everyone can produce beautiful results with
Paintstiks!No prior experience required!This class will teach you just
how easy and how much fun they are.The possibilities are endless; make
quilt blocks, embellish ready-made items like tea towels, aprons,
T-shirts and more.Make a gorgeous table runner while learning how to use
Class fee which includes the use of our
Paintstiks is $50.00.
Scrap Crazy 6 Quilted Table Topper
Thursday, June 4 10-5
Turn your scraps into beautiful quilts.Use 2 ½ strips, 5 squares, 10
squares, fat quarters or odd pieces; the more scrappy the better!During
this class, you will be making 6 crazy quilt blocks.You will also see
how many more entirely different patterns are possible with this
template set.You can make all kinds of scrap quilts and no two will be
the same block pattern!
Quilt Market Review Open House
Saturday June 6 10-5
We recently attended International Quilt Market and have come back
excited, inspired and ready to share it all with you.We will demo new
goodies and techniques!Attend and be up-to-the-minute on new trends,
what is up and coming and what you will be seeing in the future.
Sock Knitting Workshop
Sunday, June 7 2-5
This class is for knitters who have been knitting socks and would like
to learn the Magic Loop Method of knitting and the Afterthought heel.Two
of the reasons knitters resist making socks is knitting with double
pointed needles and turning the heels.With these two methods, you
eliminate both and knitting socks becomes pure joy.
Tuesday, June 9 2-5
Cuddle is an absolutely wonderful fabric.It is soft, easy to care for
and really easy to sew.Make a Cuddle Blankie, complete with an applique,
and see just how easy this fabric is to stitch.Beginners welcome!
Diva Wallet or Glam Bag
Wednesday, June 10 1-5
This bag is sleek and slim and still carries all the necessities for
easy travel.Make it as a clutch or attach a strap to make it hands
free.There are two different patterns from which to choose.Make one of
each style to suit every occasion.These bags feature an attractive and
fun closure.Learn how easy it is to attach and also sewing in
Yes!You Can Learn to Use Your Embroidery Machine!
Thursday, June 11 10-1
Do you have an embroidery machine and havent been using it?Now is the
time to get started!You have been missing out on a wonderful world of
possibilities!We will show you just how far machine embroidery has come
and why you should be embroidering now.Bring your questions and get
started using your embroidery machine.
Monday June 15 10-5
This is a go anywhere bag and is as versatile as the fabric you
choose.The natural jute webbing makes it an especially fast and easy bag
to make and adds a natural feel.Three sizes are available in one
pattern; make the small one for quick trips and the large roomy one for
bigger adventures.Beginners welcome!
Autumn Breeze Place Mat and Bordered Tea Towel
Wednesday, June 17 1-5
Autumn Breeze is a richly colored panel print fabric.Learn how to make
placemats and a bonus matching embellished tea towel with the border
along the edge of the larger panel.Beginners welcome!
Thursday, June 25 2-4
This everyday bag is roomy, has a shapely design and is easy to
carry.Jute webbing makes the handles so easy to complete that you will
go home with a finished bag to enjoy!Beginners welcome!
Tulip Mini Quilt
Monday, June 29 10-5
Have you heard?Minis are in!There is an abundance of brand new patterns
for mini quilts, place mats, table runners and wall hangings. Minis are
lots of fun and frustration free with the new cutting and piecing
techniques you will learn in this class.Just think of how many quilts
you can make when you make minis!
Just for You!
Plan a class for you and 2-3 or more of your friends.It can be something
from the current schedule, something we have offered in the past or
something that you have always wanted to try or know more about.Give us
a call with your ideas and times and we will plan a date.Please allow at
least 3-4 weeks for planning, scheduling a date and staff.It is that
easy to have a fun day with friends in Paradise!
To Ensure Your Success in Classes
Preregistration and prepayment are required for all classes.This allows
the instructor to be properly prepared and allow us to schedule
additional staffing in the shop.Registering at least one week in advance
of the class is greatly appreciated.There are supplies that are needed
for classes and we will advise you of what is needed at the time of
payment and registration.Unless otherwise noted, class fees are for
All supplies are available at Village Fabrics & Crafts.We strive to keep
all items in stock to make your preparation and shopping easy,
convenient and greatly appreciate it when you purchase your supplies
from us.We have tested them and are confident in their quality and your
success when using the.If you have some supplies at home you are welcome
to bring them.Store credit only for cancellations.
The Row by Row Experience Shop Hop begins on June 21 and continues
thru Sept. 8
- Village Fabrics & Crafts is participating!
- Join in on the fun!
For your convenience our classroom is fully equipped with irons, ironing boards, cutting mats and rulers. We also have Bernina sewing machines available for your use. Please reserve one when you register for your class-first come, first serve.
I Want to Learn . . . . . . . .
You fill in the blank, what would you like to learn? Bring along at least 2-3 of your friends and we will schedule a class just for you. You select the project, date and time, give us as much notice as possible to work it into our regular schedule, prepare and we'll have a date! You can select from classes listed on the current schedule (if the date doesn't fit your group), something offered in a previous schedule or just ask if you have any other interests; we'll do our best to accommodate. We're here to help you enjoy all the needle arts to their fullest!
Please give us a call or stop by the shop to register for classes.
Store credit only for cancellations 48 hours prior to class.