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 11 & 25 July
Another " stash buster ". A very easy and fast quilt to
have a lot of fun making. Excellent to use scraps or fabrics
lurking in your fabric stash waiting to be used. OR a color
scheme purposely chosen. There are two designs to choose from.
Sunday 22 August 9.30-3.30
A very traditional pattern that would lend itself to the lovely new floral fabrics that are the new trend in home decor. This quilt is not complicated but has a big impact.
Sunday 5 September 9.30-3.30
Possibly our most popular day, the original and the best, a day to work on any project you want to finish, with assistance if you want it, and delicious afternoon tea, amongst friendly company.
Sunday 9.30-3.30 $25