Select one of the following sessions from the drop down menu above:
Tuesday January 24th, 31st, February 7th and 21st (Skips Feb 14th); 6-9pm each evening.
Learn basic patchwork and quilt assembly fundamentals in our start-to-finish Ribbon Star Baby Quilt workshop! Participants will learn cutting and piecing techniques (aka patchwork), and how to layer, baste, machine quilt on a domestic home sewing machine. A great starter project for the aspiring quilter! Quilt sample dimesions finish at approx 36x40", though students have the option to scale up if feeling ambitious!
Please note: Additional sewing is required between sessions. Students must have access to a sewing machine at home, or schedule the use our sew-by-the-hour studio (free of charge for students enrolled in workshops) outside of class time.
Level: Beginner. Students must have basic sewing machine knowledge and feel confident sewing straight seams.
Max number of participants: 5
Length: 12 hours (four 3-hour sessions)
Instructor: Liz Simpson
Class fee includes the use of our sewing machines and access to project specific tools for in-store use. Materials for the quilt (fabric, batting, thread) are not included in the class fee.
Updated December 2022
GENERAL CLASS POLICIES
In order to ensure that each student completes their project in the allotted time frame, our sewing machine based workshops are limited to 5 participants. A minimum age of 17 is required for all workshops, unless otherwise stated. Students must have completed the Sewing Basics 1 class or have equivalent experience in order to participate in workshops that require the use of a sewing machine.
As of December 2022, all instructors and students are required to wear masks and/or face coverings for the entire duration of our workshops.
PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION POLICIES
You may register for a class online, in person, or over the phone (905-667-5663) with Visa or Mastercard. As space in our classes are extremely limited, in order to reserve a seat we require a 100% non-refundable deposit due upon registration.
For one session/day workshops:
Cancellations made 5 days [120 hours] prior to the class start time will be issued store credit equal to the class fee that can be used for future classes or in-store purchases.
Cancellations made within 3 – 5 days [120 and 72 hours] prior to the class start time are subject to cancellation penalty equal to 50% of their class fee, with the remaining 50% placed on file as store credit.
Cancellations within 3 days [72 hours] of the class start time forfeit the fee entirely, and will not be issued store credit.
For multi-session workshops:
Cancellations made 10 days prior to the class start date will be issued store credit equal to the class fee that can be used for future classes or in-store purchases.
Cancellations made within 4 – 10 days [96 and 240 hours] prior to the class start time are subject to cancellation penalty equal to 50% of their class fee, with the remaining 50% placed on file as store credit.
Cancellations within 4 days [96 hours] of the class start time forfeit the fee entirely, and will not be issued store credit.
Please ensure your availability prior to registration, and provide ample notice of withdrawal to avoid penalties and the loss of class fees.