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Technique Classes

February 2018

Date/Time Event

Tuesday
02/20/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Quilt Feathers with Westalee Templates

Learn to make feathers with straight, curved, and circular spines. Learn to round corners and to vary the size of your feathers.



Wednesday
02/21/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

June Quilt Pt 1 of 2

Bring your strings – any fabric strips smaller than 2” and learn how to create string blocks.



Thursday
02/22/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BOHO Cardigan Pt 2 of 2

Transform a simple cardigan pattern into something that says “wow” with a sharkbite hemline.



Saturday
02/24/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Wednesday
02/28/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

June Quilt Pt 2 of 2

Bring your strings – any fabric strips smaller than 2” and learn how to create string blocks.


March 2018

Date/Time Event

Saturday
03/03/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Meadow Mini Block of the Week Pt 3 of 4

4 sessions every other week: Saturdays,  Feb 3., Feb. 17, Mar. 3 and Mar. 17, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Make and quilt 6 blocks over 8 weeks.  Quilt-as-you-go into a 53” quilt, OR create 6 mini projects. Piecing techniques include perfect hourglass blocks, snowball technique, fussy cutting, and ½ square triangles.  Quilting techniques include:  […]



Wednesday
03/14/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Saturday
03/17/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Meadow Mini Block of the Week Pt 4 of 4

4 sessions every other week: Saturdays,  Feb 3., Feb. 17, Mar. 3 and Mar. 17, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Make and quilt 6 blocks over 8 weeks.  Quilt-as-you-go into a 53” quilt, OR create 6 mini projects. Piecing techniques include perfect hourglass blocks, snowball technique, fussy cutting, and ½ square triangles.  Quilting techniques include:  […]



Wednesday
03/21/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Spool Wallet

This class features bag making techniques including buttons, elastic, and zipper.



Friday
03/23/2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Jelly-Roll Rug

Here is a super cheerful way to personalize a space! Learn the techniques to making the fabric coil and sewing a perfectly flat rug.



Saturday
03/24/2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Paper Piecing a New York Beauty

Learn the steps to making this fabulous New York Beauty Block with instructions that simplify paper piecing the spikes and setting in the curved pieces.



Tuesday
03/27/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

T – Shirt Quilt Pt 1of 2

Learn to stabilize t-shirt knits and turn them into a memory quilt.


April 2018

Date/Time Event

Saturday
04/07/2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mini Diva Wallet

Fun little wallet with which to learn to make accordian sides and to install an easy closure with the 4 1/2″ metal frame.



Tuesday
04/10/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

T – Shirt Quilt Pt 2 of 2

Learn to stabilize t-shirt knits and turn them into a memory quilt.



Saturday
04/14/2018
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Custom Quilting on your Longarm/Shortarm

Explore the many designs that can be quilted on your longarm/shortarm machine using straight-edged and curved rulers.



Wednesday
04/18/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Crown Royal Quilt Pt 1 of 2

Turn that collection of Crown Royal Bags into a treasured quilt.



Thursday
04/26/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Knit T-Shirt Pt 2 of 2

With a modern fit, the Lark Tee is ideal for layering.  The pattern includes four sleeves and four necklines that are interchangeable resulting in 16 potential different tees in one pattern.  Techniques include sewing with knits using stretch stitches, hemming knits and attaching binding. Supplies : Lark Tee by Grainline Studio Fabric according to pattern […]


May 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
05/02/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Crown Royal Quilt Pt 2 of 2

Turn that collection of Crown Royal Bags into a treasured quilt.



Friday
05/11/2018
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thread Painting

Learn to paint with your sewing machine, a technique of Nancy Prince, using your zigzag stitch.



Friday
05/18/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Saturday
05/19/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting


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The Sewing Center Inc.
120 Knollwood Dr.
Rapid City, SD 57701 USA
Phone: (605) 348-1010

Our Hours

Tuesday — Friday
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturdays
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

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