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					Sharon’s Quilts & More, Inc.
224 Trowbridge St. - Allegan, MI 49010 – (269) 686-9579 –

Class Schedules
We are now requesting that you sign up a week in advance for any of our classes or special events. This will enable us to better plan for a more productive and enjoyable time. You can pay for the class either when you sign up, or when the class begins. To those who don’t have their own sewing machine, we have 5 sewing machines available for classes, but you will need to reserve a machine at the time you sign up. Reminder – Unless specified, all fabrics for the classes must be purchased at the store. Thank you. Jan 5th, 12th, 19th, & 26th – Pyramid Quilt. Learn how to cut fabric using your ruler, no template, no waste. Learn to sew triangles together. This is a 2 color quilt using blues and green, gold and yellow, tans and brown, or pinks and reds. These 2 colors may be of varying shades, textures, or prints. Jan 6th 1:00 - 3pm – Sew You Want to Quilt. Come in and play the new quilt game, “Sew You Want to Quilt”. Space is limited to 8 people and you must sign up in advance. Refreshments will be served. You’ll learn a lot of trivia about quilts and find out more than you thought. This promised to be a lot of fun for all! If this time space fills, we’ll schedule more game times to accommodate all who are interested. Jan 9th – Setting Triangles. Designing your own quilts can be fun and sometimes frustrating, especially those setting triangles. Learn how to make this process easier. Cost is $15 for the class.

Jan 16th & 30th – Binding. Learn how to apply binding to your quilted project. You may bring in a project you have already started. You’ll learn both bias and straight cut binding, and how to apply binding to a scalloped or other shape that you choose for your outside border. Cost is $15 for class. Jan 11th – Paper Piecing. We will be making a small wall hanging 8” x 12”. Your can choose either an Amish 3block or lighthouse. Cost is $30 and includes kit. Jan 13th 10:00am – 4:00pm – Weaved Fabric Block. This is a technique class, but you can end up with a small wall hanging, doll quilt, or small child’s lap quilt. If you have a portable padded ironing/cutting board, please bring it with you as we have a limited supply available. Cost is $20 and includes lunch and snacks. You will need to purchase at least 2 contrasting fabrics. Jan 17th, 24th & 31st – Sashiko. This is a technique class in learning the art of Sashiko. This can be done either by hand or machine; but traditionally it was done by hand. We will teach both ways. The end product can be used as a table runner, table mat, wall hanging, or the start of a jacket or vest. Cost is $30 for class. You’ll need to purchase a ½ yard of a solid color fabric, batting, ½ yard of fabric for the back and contrasting thread. For example, black or dark blue fabric with white thread. Jan 18th & 25th – Sudoku. Not just a game, this mathematical game is now being used to create quilts! Learn how to use this process to make a fun and interesting quilt top. Cost is $25 for the class. You will need to purchase 9 different fat quarters that compliment one another. You should have alight, medium, and dark mixture for more interest in your quilt. Jan 20th 1:00 – 3:00pm – Fabric Bingo is Back! We had so much fun at our last event. Due to the popularity of this event, please sign up in advance. We will have space for 16 people. There will be prizes and refreshments. This event is free, so come join the fun!

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Feb 1st, 8th, & 15th – Cathedral Window. You will be creating 4 blocks. Cost is $35 for the class. Feb 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd – Panda Paw Quilt Top. This quilt will be 62” x 78”. Cost is $45 for class. You will need to purchase the following amounts of fabric: 2-1/2 yards for background, 2-1/2 yards of medium or dark print, or 12 different print/colors measuring ¼ yard by width of fabric, and 1-1/2 yards for the border. Feb 6 – Hand Quilting. Lean to quilt by hand. Cost is $10 for class. Feb 7th, 14th, & 21st – Applique. This is a technique class using needle turn, button hole stitch, and raw edge appliqué. You will be making a sampler wall hanging. Cost is $35 for class. Feb 17th 10:00am – 4:00pm – Rug Braiding. Learn the art of rug braiding. You will learn how to make either a circular, oval, square, or rectangle rug, bowl or bread basket. You will need 1” strips of fabric sewn together in 4’ strips. Press your strips ½” each side toward center of wrong side of fabric, then in half. This is a great way to use up your leftover strips of fabrics. Cost is $15 for the class. Feb 22nd – Quilt Tools. Learn how to use your quilting tools properly, more safely and efficiently. Cost is $5 for the class. Feb 24th 10:00am – 4:00pm – Corded Bowl. This is made by using clothesline and fabric. You will need a foot for sewing a zig-zag stitch on your machine. You will also need 10 yards of cotton 3/16” diameter clothesline. Cost is $15 for the class. You will need to purchase 2 fat quarters for your feature fabric, fat quarter for accent fabric, and coordinating thread. Mar 1st – Memory Board. Cost is $35 for the class and kit. Mar 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd – Mexican Cross Quilt Top 56” x 65”. You will need to purchase the following fabrics: 4 yards for background, ¼ yard cut the width of fabric in 9 different dark and/or medium fabrics, ¾ yard for border. Suggestions are tans and brown for a Kahlua quilt, greens for a Margarita quilt, or bright for a Fiesta quilt. Cost is $45 for the class. Mar 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th – Sewing Caddy. Sew a cute caddy with a place for thimbles, scissors, measuring tape, 1”x6” ruler, marking pencil, thread, and more. Great for travel or gifts. Cost is $30 for the class.

Mar 7th, 14th, 21st, & 28th – Tessellating Stars Quilt Top 54” x 63”. Cost is $40 for class. You will need to purchase the following fabric: 2-1/2 yards for background and borders, ½ yard for outside border, and 10 fat quarters for the stars. Mar 8th – Flying Geese. Technique class, no waste method for flying geese. Cost is $10 for class. Mar 10th 10:00am – 4:00pm – Fabric Weaving with Homemade Loom. Learn how to weave a rag rug, placemat, or hot dish mat. Save all your odd sized strips of fabrics. The strips can be ½”, ¾”, or 1”, but they must all be the same size. Cost is $35 and lunch is included. Mar 15th, 22nd, & 29th, Origami Wreath. By choosing the right color palette, you can make a wreath for any occasion or season. Learn how to fold fabric! Cost is $35 for class. You will need to purchase the following fabrics: 2 fabric choices ¼ yard width of fabric, 2 fabrics ½ yard width of fabric. Also need is a 60 degree ruler.

Sharon’s Quilts & More, Inc.
Redeem for 25% off of any 1item or fabric cut in store. Valid 1/1/07 through 1/31/07
Cannot be combined with any other sale or coupon. Excludes special order items.

Sharon’s Quilts & More, Inc.
Redeem for 25% off of any 1item or fabric cut in store. Valid 2/1/07 through 2/28/07
Cannot be combined with any other sale or coupon. Excludes special order items.

Sharon’s Quilts & More, Inc.
Redeem for 25% off of any 1item or fabric cut in store. Valid 3/01/07 through 3/31/07
Cannot be combined with any other sale or coupon. Excludes special order items.

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