CLASSES

 The Quilt Basket offers a variety of classes in quilting, machine embroidery, and sewing techniques.  We have multiple classrooms in varying sizes.  Classes are taught by a number of talented instructors. As we are always on the look-out for new class offerings, it you are interested in teaching a class, email us at classes.thequiltbasket@gmail.com, or call our store at (530) 586-4111.

     You can register and pay for these classes by cash or credit card only at our store. A required supply and fabric list will be provided at time of a paid registration sign-up for all classes. A 15% discount off of list price for class supplies will be available at time of registration and all purchases on the day of the class is offered to registered attendees.
     If you are interested in booking a group class of 4 or more paid registrations for all listed classes, contact us to schedule a special session for the class you are interested in.

2020

EMBROIDERY OESD-Holly Jolly Greeting Cards Class

Spend $79.00 + on OESD products and get an OESD Holly Jolly Greeting Card CD for free (a $74.99 value). You will need this CD for this class.

DATE: September 29, 2020                  INSTRUCTOR: Janice West

TIME: 10am-3pm                                  

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

UNDER WRAPS MYSTERY QUILT CLASS

This is a mystery pattern designed by Debbie Caffrey. The finised size is 56" x 80". This mystery is six steps. Each step will have some cutting and piecing instructions.

DATE: To Be Rescheduled                 INSTRUCTOR: Susan Bellamy

TIME: 10:00 am-4:00pm                             CLASS FEE: $50.00 (includes pattern)

Skill Level: Confident Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-7         Minimum-3

SERGER FUN - To be announced

This is a monthly class series in which has a different project each month.

DATE: October 3, 2020                       INSTRUCTOR: Janice West 

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm                    CLASS FEE: $25.00

Skill Level: Intermediate

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL-Twilight Boo-Levard Bench Pillow Class

Learn to make this Kimberbell Twilight Boo-Levard Bench Pillow or you can make it into a super cute table runner or wall hanging. This can be done using your embroidery machine in the hoop or by traditional sewing. Lunch is provided for each session

DATE: October 5 & 6, 2020                 INSTRUCTOR: Janice West 

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm                     CLASS FEE: $45.00 for both sessions

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Witch Hat Halloween Table Topper  CLASS

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: October 9, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL DEALER EXCLUSIVE-Dimensional Mylar Applique & Sweet Wraps  CLASS

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

 

Dimensional Mylar Applique – Which hats and spiders and pumpkins, oh Mylar!  Machine embroidery is our favorite new way to decorate.  These designs will definitely add sparkle to your Halloween party.  String several of the shapes together for a ghoulish garland, use as a gift bag topper, an accent for a scrapbook page or ad to a hair clip for your costume.  Project Skill – Dimensional Mylar Applique.

 

Sweet Wraps – Our Mystery Mummy and Pumpkin Patch Sweet Wraps are autumn décor wraps.  Made with crisscrossed strips of raw-edge fabric, these giftable wraps can be tied with coordinating ribbon around cylinders of all sizes.  Meet the Mystery Mummy, his friendly eyes shyly peeking from soft layers of fabric, then harvest a Pumpkin Patch with darling applique stems!  Both designs come in small, medium, and large sizes for a variety of projects.  Projects Skill – Fabric Strips Applique.

 

DATE: October 12, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

IN-THE-HOOP EDGE TO EDGE QUILTING CLASS

This is a wonderful and popular class. In it you will learn how to hoop and quilt your quilt using your embroidery machine. It is a super-fun class with a great technique to learn. Your quilts come out beautiful. This class fills up fast so don't wait to sign up for it. Attendees must have a basic knowledge of their embroidery machine.

DATE: October 17, 2020          TIME: 10am-3pm

INSTRUCTOR: Allyne Brown   CLASS FEE: $25.00 + Pattern

Skill Level: Confident Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

EMBROIDERY OESD-Holly Jolly Ornaments  Class

Spend $79.00 + on OESD products and get an OESD Holly Jolly Embroiery CD for free (a $74.99 value). You will need this CD for this class.

DATE: October 19, 2020                  INSTRUCTOR: Janice West

TIME: 10am-3pm                                  

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

POCKET PARADE BAG CLASS

Learn to make this 12" wide, 12" tall, and 6" deep bag, with 4 outside pockets and 10 inside pockets, all customizable. It can be made with many variations and is very "scrap friendly."

Sign up early for this very popular class.

DATE: October 23, 2020          Cutting Session          Session Fee: $5.00 + Pattern

           October 24, 2020          Assembly Session     Session Fee: $20.00

INSTRUCTOR: Susan Bellamy

TIME: Cutting Session 12pm-4pm (drop in)

           Assembly Session 10am-4pm

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-7              Minimum-3

PMS FRIDAY NIGHT - Vegan Leather Earings, With Box and Witch's Hat

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month utilizing your Silhouette Cameo or CriCut machines. (Pizza and Goodies are provided.)

DATE: October 23, 2020                      INSTRUCTOR: Janice West

TIME: 5:30pm-8:30pm                        CLASS FEE: $25.00

SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

BIGGY THE BEE QUILT CLASS

This is a fun quilt to make. It looks like you have to make really difficult blocks but they are really easy.
 

DATE: October 27, 2020       TIME:10am-3pm
INSTRUCTOR: Margie McGraw
CLASS FEE: $25.00

SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner
CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8/Minimum-4

ONE MORE TIME MYSTERY QUILT CLASS

This is a mystery pattern designed by Debbie Caffrey. The finised size is 47" x 56".  One More Time is what you will say when you have completed this fast, fun mystery quilt and begin to envision what it could look like if you made it again and again using more fabrics or even a "scrappy" version.

DATE: November 5th & 6th, 2020                 INSTRUCTOR: Susan Bellamy

TIME: 10:00 am-4:00pm                                CLASS FEE: $50.00 (includes pattern)

Skill Level: Confident Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-7         Minimum-3

SERGER FUN - Make 3 Gifts in One Class

This is a monthly class series in which has a different project each month.

     This class will be a lot of fun. You will learn to make 3 projects in a single class which can be used as gifts.

DATE: November 7, 2020                   INSTRUCTOR: Janice West 

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm                    CLASS FEE: $25.00

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL DEALER EXCLUSIVE-Machine Embroidery by Number-Leaf &

                                                            Autumn Blessings Bench Buddy  CLASS

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

 

Machine Embroider by Numbers – French author, Albert Camus wrote, “Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.”  If the rich tones of autumn delight your heart, then you’ll love this Kimberbell original Embroidery by Number project.  Choose a single favorite color for this flower of fall centerpiece or three different fabrics to make variegated leaf blades.  Crosshatch quilting and optional ribbon loops for hanging complete the mini quilt in all five sizes.  From extra-small to extra-large, you’ll find many ways to display and use each one- coaster or mug rug, potholder or placemat, seasonal ornament or home decor.  The smallest size even makes an adorable pin cushion.  Project Skill – Piecing in the hoop & quilting in the hoop.

 

Autumn blessings Bench Buddy – It’s a season to be grateful, and our Autumn Blessings Bench Buddy is a lovely reminder of life’s bounty!  With letters made of brilliant, orange Mylar and simple satin stitches, the sentiment is framed on each side by subtle stripes of crocheted Edge Trim.  Make the Bench Buddy cover, slip over 9 ½ x 5 ½” Pillow Insert, and add a vibrant bloom from Kimberbell Bouquets for a beautiful dimension!  The Autumn Blessings Bench Buddy is cozy décor for every thankful heart.  Project Skill – Mylar Applique, Using Orange POP Ruler, Creating Kimberbell Pull Flowers.

DATE: November 9, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

EMBROIDERY OESD-Holly Jolly Embroidey Fun  Class

Spend $79.00 + on OESD products and get an OESD Holly Jolly Embroidery CD for free (a $74.99 value). You will need this CD for this class.

DATE: November 16, 2020                  INSTRUCTOR: Janice West

TIME: 10am-3pm                                  

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Fall Pumpkins Table Topper  Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: November 13, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

PMS FRIDAY NIGHT - Shadow Box

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month utilizing your Silhouette Cameo or CriCut machines. (Pizza and Goodies are provided.)

DATE: November 20, 2020                     INSTRUCTOR: Janice West

TIME: 5:30pm-8:30pm                            CLASS FEE: $25.00

SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Christmas Wreath Table Topper  CLASS

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: December 4, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

PMS FRIDAY NIGHT - Glass Etching & Scrub

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month utilizing your Silhouette Cameo or CriCut machines. (Pizza and Goodies are provided.)

DATE: December 11, 2020                     INSTRUCTOR: Janice West

TIME: 5:30pm-8:30pm                            CLASS FEE: $25.00

SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

2021

KIMBERBELL DEALER EXCLUSIVE-Ginger Cookie Candle Mat & Glitter Nosed Reindeer Tote

                                                            Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

 

Ginger Cookie Candle Mat – Nothing says, “Welcome” like a fresh plate of cookies!  Warm your heart and home with our Ginger Cookie Candle Mat.  Six gingerbread men are sweetly spiced with Brown Applique Glitter and carefully iced with bright satin stitches.  Made in a raw-edge technique, each cookie looks real enough to eat, their festive sparkle popping against the white background.  The applique “plate” is layered and quilted right in the hoop, with scalloped edges finished in deliciously decorative stitching!  Project Skill – Glitter Applique, Quilting In-the-Hoop, Double Hoop with a 5x7 hoop.

Glitter Nosed Reindeer Tote – What do you get when you applique a reindeer on buffalo check?  Kimberbell cute with a capital JOY and all the holiday hashtags!  With a nose made of glitter, this handsome guy spreads Christmas merry in a tote big enough for packing plenty of reindeer games.  Kimberbell’s buffalo check totes come without the side seams sewn up so it’s easy to hoop the bag itself, then add the adorable embroidery.  Project Skill – Hooping a ready-made item, applique, glitter applique, sewing.

DATE: December 7, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL DEALER EXCLUSIVE-Hello Winter Bench Buddies &

                                                            Snowflake Kisses Pillow Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

 

Hello Winter Bench Buddies – Like kisses from heaven, the first snowflake brings both wonder and delight.  This winter Bench Buddy welcomes the season with a snowflake made of white applique glitter.  Pieced borders are added after embroidery on your sewing machine to make the cover just right from Kimberbell’s 8” pillow form.  Design files include options for double hooping the pillow top in a 5x7 hoop.  Project Skill – Applique Glitter, Double Hooping, Sewing, Orange Pop Rulers.

 

Snowflake Kisses Pillow – From the first snow flurry of fall through Valentine’s Day this charming snowman will melt your heart.  We have combined embroidery and quilting skills to make a patchwork pillow top.  Our snowman features a chenille cuff on his hat and cursive backstitching sentiment is expertly embroidered in the hoop.  You will sew a pinwheel block and piece all the elements together on your sewing machine, then finish with a classic quilt binding for the perfect piped border.  Project Skill – Applique, chenille, Piecing, Sewing, Binding.

DATE: January 4, 2021         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Winter Snowman Table Topper Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: January 8, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Hugs and Kisses Table Topper Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: February 5, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL DEALER EXCLUSIVE-Love & Lace Envelope &

                                                            Flamingo Beauties Bench Buddies Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

 

Love & Lace Envelope – Roses are red, violets are blue… you know that I care since I made this for you!  Our Love & Lace Gift Envelope is made with filigree swirls, flowers, and heart designs, all stitched on your embroidery machine.  Available in two sizes for gift cards and heart felt notes, the envelope is stitched with “love” on the front, decorative scallops on the back, and is sealed with a kiss and a Cute as a Button!  This sweet envelope is a memorable gift for those who matter most. 

Project Skill - Lace                           

 

Flamingo Beauties Bench Buddies – Flamingo Beauties strut their stuff on our dimensional Bench Buddy!  With heads of Applique Glitter held high, each bird proudly displays unique feathers of soft chenille, Cute-as-a-Button(s), and Kimberbell Bouquets: Summer Pull Flowers.  The pillow’s sweet theme.  “Be your own kind of beautiful,” I stitched in Kimberbell's unique "bean stitch" below the fancy friends. 

Project Skill – Glitter Applique, Chenille Applique, Creating Kimberbell Pull Flowers, Orange Pop Rulers, Sewing, Double Hoop with a 5x7 Hoop.

DATE: February 8, 2021         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00 pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Flying Kites Table Topper Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: March 5, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

KIMBERBELL CUTIES-Singing in the Rain Topper Class

This is a monthly class series in which a different project (or projects) are taught each month.

We hope you enjoy making these holiday and seasonal table toppers. The Kimberbell Cuties are designed to be FUN, FAST, and FINISHED, leaving you time to celebrate the season. This class an in-the-hoop embroidery class or a sewing class with traditional applique. Only one pattern  book is needed for 12 months of classes

DATE: April 2, 2020         

INSTRUCTOR:  Janice West & Angela Thornton

TIME: 10:00 am-3:00pm

CLASS FEE: $25.00 ($20.00 for members of the Embroidery Club)

Skill Level: Confident  Beginner

CLASS CAPACITY: Maximum-8              Minimum-4

*A minimum of 4 registrations is required for all classes to proceed as scheduled unless otherwise noted.
Cancellation Policy: NO REFUND OF CLASS FEE unless class is cancelled due to lack of a class minimum  not being met.      
 

SEWING MACHINE TRAINING

In order to better fulfill our customers’ needs we have instituted a program of training that is more flexible, convenient, and personalized.

     We now offer one-on-one machine training sessions by appointment only. These training sessions are free to customers who have purchased new sewing machines from our store.  Schedule appointments for this training at the time of purchase of a new machine.
(This free training must be redeemed within the first three months from date of purchase, unless other arrangements are made).

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