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					                                                                    Paper Pieced Mini Quilt (3 sessions)
                                                                    This is a great beginner class but even if you already know
            1793-B Kilborn Avenue Ottawa ON                          how to paper piece you’ll love making this beautiful
                                                                     mini-quilt (less than 20” square) with 16 log cabin blocks
               Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM Mon-Sat
                                                                     and a centre row of cabin silhouettes.
             Fridays ‘til 7 PM [except Jul & Aug]
                                                                     Friday evenings 7 – 9 PM
                                                                     February 8, 22, 29
                                                                    Instructor is Yvette Lessard                         $ 50 +GST
 quilting ~ sewing ~ smocking ~ needlefelting ~ doll making         Canadian Maple Leaf Quilt (3 sessions)
                                                                    What a wonderful way to use batiks – make 24 beautiful
Noelle’s Jacket (3 sessions)                                        pieced maple leaves on a contrasting background. Add a
Use simple patchwork techniques to create the ‘fabric’ for          pieced border and you are ready to quilt as desired.
this beautiful reversible jacket with optional collar and turned    Leftover leaf fabrics are pieced for an interesting binding.
up cuffs. Your fabric choice will determine whether it is           Pattern required. First session is 3 hrs, others are 2 ½ hours.
 casual or elegant. Sufficient time between classes is allowed      Saturday mornings beginning at 10 AM
 for homework. Pattern required.                                    February 16, March 1 & 15 OR
Wednesday evenings 6:30 – 9:30 PM                                   March 22, April 5 & 19
January 30, February 20 , March 5                                   Instructor is Mary Lajoie                               $65 +GST
Instructor is Carol Voyer Terrien                      $75 +GST
                                                                    The ‘Strippy’ Quilt (3 sessions)
Serger Savvy (6 sessions)                                           This is a great beginner project! Learn the basics of rotary
Wouldn’t you love to do all those things you know your serger       cutting and ¼ inch seams by piecing a selection of strips
 is meant to do? Take this comprehensive course and you’ll          together. Quilt it by machine and apply a standard binding.
practice everything – from the basics of threading and tension      Wednesday mornings 10 AM - NOON
adjustment to the art of rolled hems, sewn-in elastic, decorative   February 20 & 27, March 5
threads, cover stitching, etc. Instruction book and selection       Instructor is Mary Lajoie                               $50 +GST
of specific threads is required. Instructor provides a kit of
assorted fabrics [$15] for samples that you will make.              Mexican Rose (3 sessions)
Thursday evenings 6:30 – 9:30 PM                                    Learn appliqué techniques and piecing triangles. Make just
January 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, March 6                         one block for a pillow top, two for a runner or a wall hanging
OR                                                                  with four blocks. Pattern Required.
March 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1                                Wednesday afternoons 1 – 3 PM
Instructor is Carol Voyer Terrien                    $120 +GST      March 5, 12 and 19
                                                                    Instructor is Joan Dorsay                              $50 +GST
Jolly Jester (4 sessions)
This 20” cloth doll is made using a colourful combination of        A Beginner’s Sampler (6 sessions)
fabrics. The figure is jointed at knees and elbows with large       In this class you’ll learn how to machine piece and hand
beads. Students will learn doll construction, some free motion      appliqué four quilt blocks; add sashing and borders;
embroidery to create a unique embellishment, jointing, face         insert corner posts; layer the quilt (top-batting-backing);
painting, stuffing and finger wiring techniques.                    hand quilt it and apply a continuous binding.
Pattern $10                                                         Instructor is Glenna Laflamme
Tuesday evenings 6:30 to 8:30 PM                                    Wednesday evenings 7 – 9 PM
January 29 February 5, 19 & 26                                      March 19, 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23                 Fee: $ 100 +GST
Instructor is Edwina Sutherland                      $ 65 +GST
                                                                    Hand Quilting Workshop    (1 session)
Felted leaves & flowers using                                       Learn the secrets of beautiful hand quilting when you
your Embellishing Machine (1 session)                               make this white-on-white sampler or pillow top.
Learn to create three dimensional flowers and leaves on your        Fee includes supply kit.
embellishing machine!                                               Instructor is Glenna Laflamme
Kit includes wool and designs $12                                   Tuesday evening 7 – 8:30 PM
Saturday afternoon , 1-5 PM                                         March 25                                        Fee: $ 22 +GST
January 26
Instructor is Edwina Sutherland                    $ 35 +GST        Learn to Smock (4 sessions)
                                                                    Learn the basics of this heritage skill. Choose your own
“Clifford the Dog” -- Child’s Blanket (1 session)
                                                                    project – perhaps a wedding garter, a baby gown, a child’s
Make this adorable blanket that folds into a cuddly dog!
                                                                    dress or even a nightgown for yourself.
Your special little person will love it! Pattern required.
                                                                    Saturday afternoons 2 – 4 PM
Saturday, February 2, 10 AM – 2 PM
                                                                    February 23, March 1, 8, 15
Instructor is Carol Voyer Terrien                     $ 35 +GST
                                                                    Instructor is Jean Bye                                $65 +GST

Classic Ladies Shirt (5 sessions)                                                          Register in person or
A wonderful project for sewers with a little experience! Learn                        by telephone [with credit card]
to adjust the pattern to your own measurements and then make
this shirt with darts, collar and cuffed long sleeves. Learn to
make buttonholes, too!
Pattern required. (length of classes vary from 2 to 3 hrs)                               Class Registration Policies
Sunday afternoons beginning at 1:30 PM
February 10, 17, 24, March 9, 16                                   Class Fees: will not be charged to anyone until the minimum
Instructor is Michele Lamontagne                       $115 +GST   number of students [3] is enrolled. Credit card info will be requested
                                                                   and once the third student has enrolled you will be contacted and the
                                                                   fee charged to your credit card at that time. Full refunds will be issued
“Couching” (1 session)                                             in the event that we must cancel a scheduled class, however, should a
Learn this classic embellishment technique that can be used on     student choose to cancel their registration, a refund will not be issued
clothes or accessories. This class can be taken alone or as a      unless we have a minimum number of students remaining.
fabric preparation for the bag class listed below.
Sunday afternoon 1:30 – 4:30 PM                                    Sewing Machines: In the event that a sewing machine is required
March 30                                                           and you do not have access to a portable one, we will make every
Instructor is Michele Lamontagne                    $ 25 +GST      effort to have one available for your use. Please advise us of this
                                                                   requirement when you register.
“Basic Tote Bag” (2 session)
A great beginner class! This handy tote can be made in a           Scented Products: Some perfumes, scented talc or body washes
variety of fabrics…denim, cotton, silk…. You won’t want to         pose a serious health threat to one of our employees as they can trigger
                                                                   a severe asthma attack. We respectfully ask that you refrain from
make just one! You can make an embellished version by              wearing/using such products when attending a class or visiting our
creating your fabric in the ‘couching’ class the week before.      shop.
Sunday afternoons 1:30 – 4:30 PM
April 6 and 13                                                     Parking: The plaza management has requested that our students not
Instructor is Michele Lamontagne                     $ 50 +GST     park in the lane in front of the shops to the west of Dragonfly Fabrics.
                                                                   You can park directly in front of our store or in the parking lot for the
Needlefelt a Bag (1 session)                                       plaza. There is also some parking at the rear of the store and you are
Learn basic flat needlefelting to embellish a handy little tote    welcome to pull up to drop of your class materials and then park your
bag. Kit includes boiled wool fabric for tote and ‘roving’ for     vehicle.
your design. $20
Saturday morning, 9:30 – 12:30
February 9
Instructor is Edwina Sutherland                      $ 30 +GST

“Rectangles” Doll (2 sessions)
 Learn doll making techniques including a painted face and         We’re a little “off the beaten path” but well worth the visit whether
 jointed limbs! Pattern required.                                  your sewing interest is clothing, quilts, art-to-wear or fibre arts!
 Saturday afternoons 2-5 PM
                                                                   In addition to quilting cottons, wools, silks, rayons, etc., we carry
February 9, 16                                                     100% cotton knits and often have some of the newest fabrics such as
Instructor is Jacquie Lecuyer                      $ 50 +GST       bamboo denim and mud silk. We have boiled wool, duffle and other
                                                                   outer wear fabrics.
                                                                   We stock Kwik Sew patterns and many Independent Designer patterns
                                                                   such as Petite Plus, Sewing Workshop, Folkwear, Saf-T-Pockets,
                Students receive a 10% discount                    Design and Sew, etc. You’ll also find a great selection of quilting
                on all regular price merchandise                   patterns, books, magazines and notions. Especially popular is the
               purchased for or during their class                 Tuscany Silk Batting that is light, warm and a delight to work with
                          ...........                              either by hand or machine. Our inventory of embellishment fibres,
                                                                   crystals and needlefelting supplies is growing too!

       Be sure to leave us your e-mail address to receive          We are Ottawa’s only source of smocking supplies – patterns, ‘dots’,
      updates on courses being offered or notices of sales         and instruction books and we also offer a pleating service for
                      and special events.