Upcoming Classes

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Upcoming Classes

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Let It Snow Wall Hanging:

If you like scrappy quilts and have a quilters “stash”
this whimsical wall hanging is a for you!  This fun project is
created once a week over a five-week period to make a 40” X 40” wall
hanging or a fun quilt for a winter baby using basic piecing and fusible
applique techniques.  You must have basic quilting skills to take
this class but it is a good project for learning fusible applique
techniques.

Date:
Surrey: Wed
Sep 28, Oct 5, Oct 12, Oct 19, Nov
2   10:00am – 12:00pm

Fee:
$75 + pattern $18.95

Instructor:
Carole Hando

Skill
Level:
 Must have Basic Quilting Skills

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Pincushion and Ironing Board Cover:

Tired of that plain old ironing board. This class is made to measure.
Learn how to make you own bias tape. Measure your ironing board. Make as fancy as you like.
The pin cushion/thread catcher can match.

Date:
Chilliwack:
Thurs Sep 29
10:00am – 1:00pm

Fee:
$23 + $21.99

Instructor:
Lynne Thiessen

Skill
Level:
  Must have Basic Quilting Skills

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thread catcher

Thread Catcher:

Have you ever gone to a class and wondered what you should do with your scraps?  If so, join us to make a quick and easy
Thread Catcher Bag & learn some new techniques.  Once you have made one, you will want to make others for yourself &/or as gifts for your
sewing friends.

Date:
Surrey:
Fri
Sep 30 10:00am – 2:00pm

Fee:
$30
pattern included (kits available)

Instructor:
Carole
Hando

Skill
Level:

Must have basic quilting skills

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Jelly Roll Star:

Just a jelly roll and some background and you create a stunning quilt top.
It measures 63 inches by 63 inches and is very simple to sew.  Great
for the quilter who has already done the basics and is ready for the next
step.

Date:
Chilliwack:
Sat Oct 1
1:30pm – 4:30pm

Fee:
$23

Instructor:
Diana Olson

Skill
Level:
 Must have Basic Quilting Skills
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Homeward Bound Bag: 

Join us to make this neat project using that special panel that you may have been collecting to make this unique bag.  The bag has a hidden Large pocket as well as inside pockets with protective bag feet and a zipper closure.

Date:
Surrey:
Sat Oct 1
11:00am – 5:00pm

Fee:
$45 + pattern $13.95

Instructor:
Carole Hando

Skill
Level:
 Must have Basic Quilting Skills
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Snowball

Snowball Beginner Quilt:

Make a traditional pattern a modern way. This class will accommodate the absolute beginner. You will learn fabric
selection, rotary cutting, piecing, block joining, basting the layers, as well as the basics of machine and hand quilting in the six sessions.
Supply list available. Finished Quilt is 40 x 52. Supply list

Date:
Surrey
Thurs Oct 6, 13, 20, 27, Nov
3, Nov 8 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Fee:
$90

Instructor:
Cindy Newton

Skill
Level:
 Must have Basic Quilting Skills

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Beginner Alternating 4 Patch:

In this project I will take you through quilt making and share my tricks for accuracy and easy quilting.  If you haven’t quilted before this is a great project
to see what quilting is all about.  You will learn rotary cutting, strip piecing, pressing, machine quilting and binding techniques. It’s also a great class for quilters who would like to improve their skills.

Date: Chilliwack: Thurs Oct 6, Oct 13,
Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3 6:30pm – 9:00pm

New Date: Chilliwack: Sat Oct 1, 29, Nov 12, Dec 3, Dec 10  10:00 – 12:30pm

Fee: $95 + pattern $10

Instructor: Diana Olson

Skill Level: Beginner

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Cake

New!  Cake Therapy and Beyond:

Starting in October we have a whole new line up of fun classes and patterns this year for Cake Therapy.  If you haven’t already attended Cake Therapy, then it’s time you did and find out what you are missing.  All we are going to tell you is it takes place once a month at both stores and there are NO FEES for these sessions, but there will be cake!  And of course laughter, friends, coffee and tea!  What quilter doesn’t need a little “Therapy”, so sign up today to reserve your spot.

Chilliwack:

Wed Oct 5 – 1:00pm –
2:00pm

Wed Nov 2 – 1:00pm –
2:00pm

Wed Dec 7 – 1:00pm –
2:00pm

 

Surrey:

Thurs. Sep 29 –
2:00pm – 3:00pm or Sat Oct 1 – 9:30am – 10:30am

Thurs Oct 27 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm
or Sat Oct 29 – 9:30am – 10:30am

Thurs Nov 24 –  2:00pm – 3:00pm or Sat Nov 26 – 9:30am –
10:30am

Thurs Dec 15 –  2:00pm – 3:00pm or Sat Dec 17 – 9:30am –
10:30am

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Embroidery Club for All Embroidery Machines:

We have a new line up of fun project for winter. We will make pillow, table runner and stockings.  Techniques learned will be embroidery placement, placing multiple patterns, appliqué in the hoop and more.  This club has been designed to work on all current brands and models of embroidery machine with a min 5” x 7” hoop.  This club is a great way for the beginner or the experienced embroiderer to become more familiar with their embroidery
machine.

Dates: Surrey: Fri Oct 21, Nov 18, Dec 9  1:30pm –
4:30pm or Thurs Oct 27, Nov 24, Dec 15  10:00am – 1:00pm

Chilliwack:
Advanced:
Wed
Sep 28, Oct 26, Nov 30 10:00am – 1:00pm

Chilliwack:
Beginner:

Sat Sep 24, Oct 22, Nov 26   10:00am –
1:00pm

Fee: $25 each
session (must sign up for the whole term, pattern included)

Instructors: Liz Busby/ Judi Campbell

Skill
Level:

Beginner and Beyond
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 Cats and Bats and Pumpkins Hallowe’en Wall Hanging:

Paper pieced cats, bats, and pumpkins

This is a great fun project, going step by step for beginners and beyond. Three separate paper piecing patterns will result in a cool scary wall hanging. You can make as many as you want to suit your individual plan. The sample has 2 of each but you can easily make just one each to finish at 10” x 22”.

Date:
Surrey:  Mon
Oct 3, 17, 24
10:00am – 12:00pm

Fee:
$45

Instructor:
Cindy Newton

Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

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Tom’s Sewing Centre
#102- 8338 – 120th St
Surrey, BC
604-507-2841
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Countryfolk Fabric
#5 – 45802 Luckakuck Way
Chilliwack, BC
604-824-5643
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www.tomsseiwng.com