MQX Bus Trip
Price: $58 includes admission to show
Ride in comfort to the MQX in our 24 passenger Limo Coach, Reservations are being accepted now by stopping in the Quilt shop or by calling 518-618-2266.
We will be leaving the Glens Falls area at 7 am arriving at the show around 10:30 am.
We will be at the show until 3 pm which will give you 4 ½ hours to enjoy the show. We are making trips to the show on Thursday (April 10th), and Friday (April 11th)
Handi Quilter Truck Load Sale!
March 17th- March 27th
During our Truck Load Sale we have a National Educator from
Handi Quilter coming to teach 4 classes!
Saturday March 22 9am - Noon
Sixteen Tips for Sweet Success (3-hour class)
Do you want to quilt your own tops, but don’t have space for a longarm? Are you quilting now on a sewing machine, but frustrated with the space and uneven stitches?
Learn how the features of the HQ Sweet Sixteen® solve these problems, and discover handy tools for finishing quilts – large or small – with ease. Skills Featured:
• Basic machine features
• Free-motion quilting
• Stitch regulation
• Using rulers for designs
• Pattern application
Saturday March 22 1 – 4pm
Edge-to-Edge The Easy Way (3-hour class)
The most popular method of finishing quilts is to quilt continuous line designs from one edge of the quilt to the other edge. Groovy boards and pantographs make it easy to achieve beautiful quilting, quickly and easily. Learn tips and tricks for accurate placement and consistency when advancing your quilt.
• Selecting appropriate designs for beauty and skill level
• Hand/eye coordination for achieving smooth designs
• Accurate placement and nesting
• Groovy board circle work
• Making your own pantograph
Sunday March 23 9am - Noon
Tricks of the Trade (3-hour class)
Now you can learn the same tips and tricks professionals use to finish quilts. Paying attention to small details when preparing and handling a quilt will make a big difference
in the appearance of the finished quilt. Typical problems and issues, along with their solutions, will be addressed. You can become an expert too.
• Creating a square quilt
• Batting guidelines
• Dealing with fullness
• Turning a quilt
• Binding on the frame
Sunday March 23 1 – 4pm
Modern Quilting Meets Traditional Quilting (3-hour class)
Modern quilting designs enhance quilts in a different way than traditional designs. Learn to draw traditional fills and then change them up with a variety of techniques to create exciting new looks. What’s old is new again, with a twist.
• Identifying modern designs
• Incorporating modern designs in quilts
• Ideas for borders and sashing
• Using wave rulers for special effects
• Tiled edge-to-edge designs
1 Class is $30
2 Classes is $50
3 Classes is $75
4 Classes is $90
Sign up today, spots are limited!