The PatchWorks conducts a number of quilt making classes throughout the year including a free tuition
beginners quilt class for those who would love to make a quilt but don’t know where to start. We have three class terms and publish class lists prior to commencement of each term. Drop by or ring to sign-up for a class.
Machine Patchwork Classes
Our machine patchwork classes are designed to please both beginners and experienced quilters. Skill levels are indicated throughout. Sample quilts are for inspiration, color and fabric can be individually selected, the choice is yours.
* We provide unlimited tea and coffee (and afternoon tea) for class participants, but you will need to bring your own lunch.
A FREE class designed for those who would love to make a quilt, but don't know where to start. Learn all the correct basic techniques of rotary cutting, machine piecing, including sewing accurate seams, pressing, quilt construction, layering, quilting and binding. These basic skills will allow you to progress to advanced designs with confidence. There is no tuition fee but you will need fabric, tools and sewing machine. A list of all requirements will be supplied when you enroll. Limited places available.
Sunday 26 March & 2 April [2 sessions] 9.30-3.30
No tuition fee
Sunday 5 and 12 November [2 sessions] 9.30-3.30
No tuition fee
Here is a chance to wallow in the fabulous possibilities of batiks- making their subtle variations sing OR using traditional prints to make a classic Hunter's Star. Either way this is a great quilt.
Sunday 13 August 9.30-3.30
See what can be done with a very traditional quilt block! Increase the block size and the design becomes more dramatic and bold. Decrease the block size and the quilt feels more traditional. This pattern can do it all. Good candidate for some of the beautiful prints available.
Sunday 8 October 9.30-3.30
Our most popular day, the original and the best. A full day to work on your latest [or oldest] project, amongst friendly company, with assistance if you want it, and delicious afternoon tea.
Sunday 9.30-3.30 $25