Upcoming Classes

The Latest Upcoming Classes

My Little Christmas Tree

NEW DATE! MY LITTLE CHRISTMAS TREE: Create this simple little Christmas tree wall hanging with fusible machine applique techniques & using only two fabrics. Some pre-class preparation required. Basic quilting & rotary cutting skills required, suitable for a beginner. Pattern included in class cost.
Date: Chilliwack: Thurs Nov 23 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Fee: $30
Instructor: Carole Hando
Skill Level: beginner & beyond

Quick and Easy Table Runner

Need a quick Christmas gift for family? This table runner can be made up quickly with only 3 fabrics. You can add as many chevrons as you like to make it fit any table or shorten it to make placemats. This is so much fun you won’t want to stop.
Date: Surrey: Wed Nov 8 10:00am – 2:00pm
Fee: $30 + pattern $6
Instructor: Liz Busby
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

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. The binding tool is the perfect ruler to make this pattern go together easily.
Date: Surrey: Fri Nov 10 10:00am – 3:00pm or Sat Nov 11 10:00am – 3:00pm
Fee: $37.50
Instructor: Cindy Newton
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Binding Class

You are almost finished, just binding to do. All machine work to attach and stitch down or choose a hand slip stitch if you prefer. Mitered corners appear as if by magic. Easy start and finish. As a bonus, I will also teach you how to make Two colour binding, one colour on the front and one on the back. More magic.
Date: Chilliwack: Mon Nov 13 & Nov 20 10:00am – 1:00pm
Fee: $45
Instructor: Diana Olson
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Baby Rag Quilt

Need a quick gift? Learn how to make a rag quilt with borders over the two class sessions that will complete this fun project.
Date: Surrey: Wed Nov 15 & Nov 29 10:00am –1:00pm
Fee: $45.00 (includes pattern)
Instructor: Carole Hando
Skill Level: Must have basic sewing skills

Tulip Table Runner

Another chance to hone your paper piecing skills or try out a new technique. These sweet little tulips look more complicated than they are – my favourite kind of pattern. Your lovely tulips will form the beginning of the quilt as you quilt-as-you-go table runner. The beauty of this is that there is no quilting to finish your project. Be careful though, this is addictive.
Date: Surrey: Thurs Nov 16 & Nov 30 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Fee: $30
Instructor: Cindy Newton
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Necessary Clutch Wallet

This wallet will carry your cell phone, checks, cash cards and coins, and still have room for your favourite lipstick and personal items. You will have a zippered pocket, 12 card slots and 2 long pockets for cash or check book. Add shoulder strap for hands free shopping
Date: Chilliwack: Thurs Nov 16 10:00am – 3:00pm
Fee: $37.50 + pattern $17.95
Instructor: Rinda Armstrong
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Double Friendship Star

One of our popular Strip Club patterns, this quilt can be made in various sizes. To make it easier, you can start with pre-cut strips or you can stash-bust and cut your own. The beautiful spinning stars appear in a chain of 4 patches to make a striking quilt. It would make a perfect graduation quilt or a gift for that special friend.
Date: Surrey: Sat Nov 18 10:00am – 4:00pm
Fee: $45 + pattern $14.95
Instructor: Cindy Newton
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Canada Maple Leaf

Use the Ruler Revolution to make half square triangles by the million, okay maybe not millions but more than enough to make this original maple leaf in honour of Canada’s Birthday. Mark, sew, cut. Taaa daaa ! Ready to sew together.
Date: Surrey: Mon Nov 20 10:00am – 4:00pm
Fee: $45 and the ruler revolution of choice (about $38-40)
Instructor: Cindy Newton
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Christmas Rail Fence

Gather all those beautiful Christmas prints you’ve been saving and put them into a couch quilt to decorate your house for the holidays. Now is the time to make something for Christmas just for fun. Rail fence is an easy traditional pattern and can be planned or random.
Date: Surrey Sat Nov 25 11:00am – 4:00pm
Fee: $37.50
Instructor: Cindy Newton
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Getting To Know Your Edge Cutter

This is a part 1 of a three part class where we will get to know the Edge cutter. In this 1st class we will cover the following, Know the parts of the machine, care of your mats, prepping your fabric, How to get started with the Simple Cut program, and cutting. This class is required before taking class 2 and 3 (coming next semester).
Date: Surrey: Thurs Nov 23 10:00am – 12:00pm
Fee: $15
Instructor: Lori Bandong
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting & Embroidery Skills

Kimberbell Jingle All The Way Quilt

“Jingle All The Way” is a patchwork quilt of Christmas surprises with more than a dozen machine embroidered designs and new techniques like chenille trees and traditional quilt blocks. The Embroidery CD includes all the applique designs in the quilt, plus 2 additional sizes for each design! Miniature fringe wreathes and Mylar lights adorn the row of houses and the vinyl applique makes the snow globes appear real. The festive flying geese strips are also pieced-in-hoop! We will be doing so many different techniques all on one quilt. This dimensional quilt has so many cool aspects to you will fall in love with it too! This class is a two day event where we will learn how to do the technique in class and then you will take that knowledge home to finish the rest of the blocks.
Date – Surrey: Fri Dec 8 10:00am – 3:00pm & Thurs Dec 21 10:00am – 3:00pm
Date – Chilliwack: Mon Dec 4 & Thurs Dec 14 10:00am – 3:00pm
Fee: $75 + Pattern $99.95
Instructor: Lori Bandong
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting & Embroidery Skills

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Tom’s Sewing Centre
#102 – 8338 – 120th St
Surrey, BC
604-507-2841

Countryfolk Fabric
#5 – 45802 Luckakuck Way
Chilliwack, BC
604-824-5643

www.tomssewing.com