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Be sure to stop by the shop, call us at 678-355-6776, or email us at info@cottontailquiltshop.com to sign up for the following classes:


Class/Event Schedule

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Paper Piecing with Friends
Looking for a great place to sit and work on your paper piecing project with others who love the technique? Look no further because we have the place for you!  Here is how easy it is:
  • Reserve your spot  
  • Bring your favorite paper piecing project (one you are currently working on or start a new one)
The cost is only $5 to reserve your spot. (This is not an instructor lead class but we have ladies available who have been paper piecing for years. It's a great place to have fun and get some paper piecing tips from others.) The Paper Piecing with Friends events start at 10:00 a.m. and goes until 4:00 p.m. Here is the next Paper Piecing with Friends:
  • Thursday, December 28
  • Thursday, January 18
Call the shop at 678-355-6776 or stop in soon to reserve your spot. This class fills up fast so sign up soon.
Sip & Sew Events
Be sure to sign up soon for our next Sip & Sew event (see below). Sip & Sew runs from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The cost is $5.00. Be sure to bring something to "sip" on and enjoy a day of sewing. 
  • Thursday, December 14
  • Thursday, January 25
Be sure to stop in or call to reserve your spot as space is limited. Our number is 678-355-6776
Upcoming Classes         (Click here to download this schedule in PDF format
Beyond Beginning Quilting (4-Part Class)  
Dates: Wed., Nov. 8, Nov. 15, Nov. 29, Dec. 6 and Dec. 13 (10 - 1)
Cost: $85 
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
A series of five 3-hour classes designed as the "next step" for those who have finished their first quilt and are eager to learn more. Brush up on piecing skills while working on a sampler quilt and learning techniques for making Quarter-Square Triangles, Flying Geese, Square-In-A- Square blocks, and more. Learn simple design and setting techniques including sashings, straight set, on point set, and medallion set - each student will select their own quilt setting. Size of quilt made in class will depend on the setting chosen.  Attending the Beginner Quilting/Piecing series or knowledge of piecing is required.
   
One Block Wonder *CLASS IS FULL
New Date: Saturday, December 30 (10-4) 
Cost: $50
Instructor: Nancy Hutchison
"One Block Wonder" is the term used by Rosenthal and Pelzmann in their books to describe quilts composed of a single repeating shape usually cut from one fabric, and then put together in a kaleidoscope arrangement. These quilts are fascinating and require constant input from the quilter, which makes for an engaging experience until the last stitch. 
Beginning Quilting/Piecing (6-Part Class) *CLASS IS FULL
Dates:  "Plan It" - Wednesday, January 3 (10:00 - 12:00)
             "Cut It" - Wednesday, January 10 (10:00 - 12:00)
      "Sew It" - Wednesday, January 17 (10:00 - 1:00)
      "Square It" - Wednesday, January 24 (10:00 - 12:00)
      "Border It" - Wednesday, January 31 (10:00 - 12:00)
      "Quilt It" - Wednesday, February 7 (10:00 - 1:00)
Cost: $100 (All Six Classes) or $25 Per Individual Class
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
A comprehensive machine piecing/quilting class geared to beginners and those wishing to improve their piecing/quilting skills. Students may select individual classes if they only need to practice certain skills, or take the entire series. Everyone that takes the series will end up with an attractive lap-size quilt (approximately 48" X 66"). The series does not include a binding class. 
* Feathered Star Workshop (3-Part) 
Dates: January 11, 12 & 13 (2017) (10 - 4)
Cost: $120
Instructor: Carol Stanek (a Judy Niemeyer Certified Instructor)
Love feathered quilts? Select one feathered star pattern from a choice of four Judy Niemeyer feathered star quilt patterns listed below (pattern not included in cost of class). Previous paper piecing experience is required. You will work on paper piecing your units and by the end of the third day, you will have completed the multiple units needed to create one complete section of your feathered star quilt, enabling you to finish the remaining parts on your own with confidence.
    
Quilt As You Go Table Mat  *NEW CLASS
Date: Friday, January 19, 2018 (10 - 1)
Cost: $40
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
You'll be charmed, I'm sure, with all the things you can do with charm packs! Here's something different - a fun to make and charming to use table topper with three-dimensional prairie points!  It's quilt-as-you-go...easy enough to finish in class!  And no charm school would be complete without a few Southern-style etiquette lessons thrown in. Old-fashioned 'charming' fun!
 
Scalloped Edges *NEW CLASS
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 (10 - 1)
Cost: $35
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
Discover how easy it is to make perfect scalloped edges. You will work on a placemat in class to learn the technique which can then be applied to clothing, pillows, table runners, etc. Special instructions will be given for applying the technique to perfect scalloped edges on quilts.
Beginning Paper Piecing 
Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018 (20 - 4)
Cost: $45
Instructor: Lisa Showalter
Have you always wanted to learn how to make those stunning paper pieced quilts? Now you can during this fun Beginning Paper Piecing class. You can select from several patterns by A Very Special Collection (available at Cottontail Quilts). ADDITIONAL PATTERNS AVAILABLE.
      
Elizabeth Hartman Pattern Workshop *NEW CLASS
Date: Saturday, February 10 (12 - 3)
Cost: $35
Instructor: Nancy Hutchison
Elizabeth Hartman publishes many different flora and fauna patterns that are constructed using the "sew and flip" technique. Sign up for this class today to learn different methods to increase accuracy of the sew and flip corners, methods for planning layout, and ideas for color planning for your quilt.
       

Binding 101 *NEW CLASS

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 (10 - 1)

Cost: $35

Instructor: Muriel Pfaff

Learn the technique of bias double-fold binding with crisp corners, machine or hand finishes, all while making a cute "Three Pocket Purse". Class will also include a discussion of other binding techniques such as mock bindings and "pillow turn" bindings. Rather than working on a quilt, students will work on attaching bias binding to an 18" square of pre-quilted fabric. This will ensure that everyone completes turning four corners and finishes off the ends. (Kit fabric may vary from photo below.)

 
Beginning Quilting/Piecing (6-Part Class)
Dates:  "Plan It" - Friday, February 23 (10:00 - 12:00)
             "Cut It" - Friday, March 2 (10:00 - 12:00)
       "Sew It" - Friday, March 9 (10:00 - 1:00)
      "Square It" - Friday, March 16 (10:00 - 12:00)
      "Border It" - Friday, March 30 (10:00 - 12:00)
      "Quilt It" - Friday, April 13 (10:00 - 1:00)
Cost: $100 
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
A comprehensive machine piecing/quilting class geared to beginners and those wishing to improve their piecing/quilting skills. Everyone that takes the series will end up with an attractive lap-size quilt (approximately 48" X 66"). The series does not include a binding class. 
Beyond Beginning Quilting (5-Part Class) 
Dates: Wed., Feb. 28, Mar. 7, Mar. 14, Mar. 21 & Mar. 28 (10 - 1)
Cost: $95 
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
A series of five 3-hour classes designed as the "next step" for those who have finished their first quilt and are eager to learn more. Brush up on piecing skills while working on a sampler quilt and learning techniques for making Quarter-Square Triangles, Flying Geese, Square-In-A- Square blocks, and more. Learn simple design and setting techniques including sashings, straight set, on point set, and medallion set - each student will select their own quilt setting. Size of quilt made in class will depend on the setting chosen.  Attending the Beginner Quilting/Piecing series or knowledge of piecing is required.
 
Binding 101  
Date: Friday, April 27, 2018 (10 - 1)
Cost: $35
Instructor: Muriel Pfaff
Learn the technique of bias double-fold binding with crisp corners and machine or hand finishes, all while making a cute "Three Pocket Purse". Class will also include a discussion of other binding techniques such as mock bindings and "pillow turn" bindings. Rather than working on a quilt, students will work on attaching bias binding to an 18" square of pre-quilted fabric. This will ensure that everyone completes turning four corners and finishes off the ends. (Kit fabric may vary from photo below.)

Note: All classes are non-refundable if cancelled within two weeks of the class date. Classes noted with an asterisk (*) are non-refundable after sign-up.

 

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