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The Judy Niemeyer Vintage Rose quilt is a technique class with a different technique in focus every month. You have the option to make Vintage Rose or Dinner Plate Dahlia

Cost: $ 150.00
Learn all the fundamentals of making a quilt with Roni. You'll learn proper cutting and sewing, including how to create an accurate 1/4" seam, fabric placement, and attaching borders. At the end of the class you will have a beautiful wall hanging or throw quilt!

Cost: $ 50.00
Cotton Candy Fabrics is closed today as we celebrate Independence Day with Family and Friends! Stay safe, have fun, and we hope to see you Monday when we reopen!

2021014: Paper Piecing Club with Kim
- Jul 08, 2021 06:00 pm

Meets once a month! Grab the project of your choice and join our paper piecing club. Make new friends, get help on your project, and see steady progress every month as you gather with other paper piecing enthusiasts.

Cost: $ 15.00
2021035: Kaleidescope Quilt Class
- Jul 10, 2021 10:00 am

Make this gorgeous Kaleidescope Quilt in one of three colorways with Sandy! It is way simpler than a One-Block wonder and just as stunning!

Cost: $ 40.00
2021048: Open Sew with Kim
- Jul 11, 2021 01:00 pm

Grab a project of your choice and join Kim for an open sew!

Cost: $ 15.00
Join us as we kickoff our Handi Quilter Long Arm Machine Weekend Van Event with this Open House. National Educator Amy Domke will be on hand with quilting demos, show and tell, and longarm test drives. We'll provide the refreshments, raffle and shop specials. Feel free to bring your show and tell or quilts you have questions on! There is no charge to attend but we do ask that you RSVP!

Cost: $ FREE
Are you interested in learning more about longarm quilting? This great class is a show and tell of all the best features of the Handi Quilter machine lineup. The basics will be covered, including machine and frame maintenance, loading a quilt, setting your tension, and picking the perfect thread to stitch out the perfect design. Questions about everything quilting related ? from pantographs to stencils ? will all be answered in this great back to basics class. Topics Include: - The basics of machine and frame maintenance - Tensioning bobbins and longarm quilting machines - How to load a quilt onto a frame - Quilting pantographs, Groovy boards, and stencils - Rulers, basic free motion, and Handi Gadgets There is no charge to attend but we do ask that you RSVP!

Cost: $ 40.00
Ready to tackle free-motion quilting? It?s as easy as starting with a few simple shapes! By beginning with drawing, you can develop an inventory of free motion designs that you can stitch out continuously. Fun fills, creative borders and easy blocks will all be demonstrated. Quilting out beautiful designs using free motion techniques will take your skills to the next level. Topics Include: - Drawing basic free-motion designs in a continuous line - Scaling fills for backgrounds - Creating your own edge-to-edge designs - How to fill borders evenly - Micro quilting and using different feet

Cost: $ 50.00
Pro-Stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for use with Handi Quilter longarm quilting machines. User-friendly and simple to operate, the step-by-step process for each function is easy and fun. Whether finishing your own quilts or consider a quilting business, come see the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with Pro-Stitcher. New owners ? start here! Topics Include: - Overview of support resources available on-line - Overview of menu and basic functions and design catalog - Place a block design using Skew, Resize, XForm and Align - Demonstration of the Pro-Stitcher Simulator - Overview of PS Designer ?

Cost: $ 50.00
2021041: Let's Quilt with Pro-Stitcher
- Jul 16, 2021 01:00 pm

This class of quilting applications is an extension of the earlier Pro-Stitcher class and addresses specific functions and basic techniques a quilter will use on a regular basis to finish quilts with the Pro-Stitcher. Tips and shortcuts for using features of the program are included. Topics Include: - What?s the difference between Reposition, Nudge, and Drag and Drop - The many ways to describe an Area on your quilt - Using Skew vs Border Skew & Triangle Skew - Set up, crop, wrap and advance edge to edge designs - Quilt straight lines the easy way with Move or Channel Locks

Cost: $ 50.00
2021042: Advanced Pro-Stitcher
- Jul 17, 2021 09:00 am

Are you ready to take your Pro-Stitcher skills up notch? This class focuses on combining designs to create new options for your quilts. Next, we?ll take the basic edge to edge and show you how to set it up three ways, and then focus on advancing your quilts for maximum accuracy. Finally, we?ll discuss repositioning and all ways you can use this powerful tool. Topics Include: - Combining designs - Setting up edge to edge designs 3 ways - Advancing your quilt - Cropping the bottom of an edge to edge design - Repositioning your design and making a new start point

Cost: $ 50.00
2021043: Fear No Feathers!
- Jul 17, 2021 01:00 pm

Love feathers but are afraid to try them? You will conquer your feather fears in this class. We?ll start with easy ways to quilt beautiful feathers. Building off a basic spine, you?ll learn how to draw different types of feather plumes, their stitch paths, and how to make them fit into lots of different spaces. We?ll explore putting the perfect feather into a border and even quilting around the corner. Soon you?ll be quilting feathers on all your quilts! Topics Include: - Feather backbones and spines - Feather stitch paths and shapes, making them continuous - Fitting feathers into blocks and circles - How to put feathers in a border - Feathers as an overall quilt design

Cost: $ 50.00
Love piecing modern quilts but afraid to quilt the straight lines? We?ll explore everything from matchstick quilting to great all over designs using the humble straight lines. Rulers and channel locks give you precise straight lines every time, even when quilting designs that look complex like crosshatching. We?ll demystify the techniques of quilting on the straight and narrow! Topics Include: - Straight line ruler tips and tricks - Different type of channel locks - Conquering crosshatching - Straight line border designs - Building basic designs from straight lines

Cost: $ 50.00
2021045: Can't Have Enough Rulers!
- Jul 18, 2021 01:00 pm

Do you love rulers? But are you still looking for new ways to use them? In this class, we?ll focus on building an inventory of design ideas using the HQ VersaTool and other HQ rulers. Point to point quilting using markings already on your quilt ? like seams or corners ? is a cinch with rulers. We?ll start with ruler basics, then move on to creating beautiful designs for your entire quilt. Topics Include: - Ruler basics: the right foot, ruler base and ruler - Point to point quilting using the markings on the rulers - Using a ruler for a design base on an entire quilt - HQ VersaTool: stitch-in-the-ditch, cross-hatch, piano keys, clamshells, and arcs - Quilting around applique or embroidery with rulers

Cost: $ 50.00
2021014: Paper Piecing Club with Kim
- Aug 12, 2021 06:00 pm

Meets once a month! Grab the project of your choice and join our paper piecing club. Make new friends, get help on your project, and see steady progress every month as you gather with other paper piecing enthusiasts.

Cost: $ 15.00
We are so fortunate to welcome Samuel Joseph Donovan of Project Runway Fame back to Cotton Candy Fabrics. Sam will lead this class on apparel sewing, teaching you how to understand the pattern, tips and tricks to finish a professional looking garment and offer hands on assistance as needed.

Cost: $ 125.00
We are so fortunate to welcome Samuel Joseph Donovan of Project Runway Fame back to Cotton Candy Fabrics. Sam will lead this class on apparel sewing, teaching you how to understand the pattern, tips and tricks to finish a professional looking garment and offer hands on assistance as needed.

Cost: $ 125.00
2021014: Paper Piecing Club with Kim
- Sep 09, 2021 06:00 pm

Meets once a month! Grab the project of your choice and join our paper piecing club. Make new friends, get help on your project, and see steady progress every month as you gather with other paper piecing enthusiasts.

Cost: $ 15.00
2021014: Paper Piecing Club with Kim
- Oct 14, 2021 06:00 pm

Meets once a month! Grab the project of your choice and join our paper piecing club. Make new friends, get help on your project, and see steady progress every month as you gather with other paper piecing enthusiasts.

Cost: $ 15.00
2021014: Paper Piecing Club with Kim
- Nov 11, 2021 08:00 pm

Meets once a month! Grab the project of your choice and join our paper piecing club. Make new friends, get help on your project, and see steady progress every month as you gather with other paper piecing enthusiasts.

Cost: $ 15.00
2021014: Paper Piecing Club with Kim
- Dec 09, 2021 06:00 pm

Meets once a month! Grab the project of your choice and join our paper piecing club. Make new friends, get help on your project, and see steady progress every month as you gather with other paper piecing enthusiasts.

Cost: $ 15.00