Kathy's Quilt Shop

1260 4th Avenue
Prince George BC
V2L 2J4
(250) 960-1021
kathysquilt@telus.net

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We're open from 10:00-5:00 Monday to Saturday for your shopping convenience





February & March 2018 News



Our new Bernina 5 series is here! Fabulous of course & they now come with the Jumbo Bobbin! Come in and give one a try. You won’t be disappointed. We offer a wide variety of classes with different techniques. All of our classes (except beginners) require you to have a beginner class or a very good understanding of the terms used and the use of your tools. Rosemary teaches great techniques and they are very accomplished. We are fortunate that they continue to teach for the charity of others. Please enjoy all we have to offer. Your name goes on the list once you’ve committed. A commitment is payment as listed.



Our Great Classes




Beginners Quilting

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Wednesday & Thursday, February 7th & 8th 6:00-9:00 pm

Whether you need a refresher on technique or you’re an absolute novice, you’ll learn plenty in this one-day class.  From reading a simple pattern, to using your tools effectively, to pressing, sewing, quilting and binding, you certainly will have a day packed with information and you’ll actually complete one placemat by the end of the day.  

Instructor: Kathy Deaton

Instruction fee: $85 (includes all your materials to complete two placemats)

 

Shooting Stars Block of the Month (month four)

February 8th and every second Thursday until August.

Shooting Stars is a beautiful full queen 92 X 104 inches when complete. The cost is $35 per month over 10 months. If you commit to this block of the month, you must commit to all 10 months. You don’t have to come in to sew each month, you can certainly do that at home, if you wish. You receive fabric for top, and binding and 10 well written patterns. This month (January) all day and will be every second Thursday of the month.

Instructor:                   August Deaton

Instruction fee:        free (You may want to treat her to lunch)

 
 

BQ Quilt

 
Saturday, February 10 th 10:00-5:00

The BQ is the perfect project for those beautiful pieces you don’t wish to cut into small pieces. The quilt is a perfect project for a confident beginner.

Instructor: Rosemary Mallory
Instruction fee: $25.00 Superstore gift card and $5.00 cash

 

Bernina Applique Embroidery

 
Thursday, February 15 th 10:00-5:00

For this class you will need the Maxi hoop so a 7 or 8 series machine is required. You must have the knowledge to use your machine as the project is the class. Download instructions will be included in the requirements once you sign up.

Instructor: Rosemary Mallory
Instruction fee: $5.00 cash
 

Strip Pieced Hexagon Quilt

 
Saturday, February 24 th 10:00-5:00

You will need a 60 degree ruler and have the status of a confident beginner to work on this project. This is a good introduction to this ruler technique. Once you’ve tried this, you may wish to move on to the 3D hexagon!

Instructor: Rosemary Mallory
Instruction fee: $25.00 Superstore gift card and $5.00 cash

 3D Hexagon Quilt


Wednesday, February 28 th 10:00-5:00


If you’re looking for something different and spectacular, you’ve found it! This will be for a confident beginner.

Instructor: Rosemary Mallory
Instruction fee: $25.00 Superstore gift cards and $5.00 cash

 One Fabric, One Block

 Saturday, March 3 rd and Saturday, April 7 th to complete 10:00-5:00

Take an extremely beautiful piece of fabric, cut it up into six pieces and put that back together. This will make a WOW quilt!

Instructor: Rosemary Mallory
Instruction fee: $50.00 in a Superstore gift card and $10 cash

 Two Fabric Bargello

 Saturday, March 17 th 10:00-5:00

This is such a beautiful quilt and it uses only two fabrics. Of course the main fabric is specialized for this pattern. We think this will be a great pattern for someone a bit hesitant about trying bargello. You only have to pick two fabrics! How easy is that!

Instructor: Rosemary Mallory
Instruction fee: $25.00 in a Superstore gift card and $5 cash

 


Easy Precision Piecing


Saturday and Sunday, May 5 th and 6 th from 10:00-4:00 at the Elks Centre at 6 th and Douglas.  Join Team Tobisch for two full days to learn about new techniques and tools that make your piecing more accurate and help you achieve the results you desire. First Bernie will teach you how to turn your sewing machine into a precision piecing instrument. Next you will learn the importance of washing, drying and starching your fabrics before you begin cutting and piecing. Discover the difference the right ruler can make for consistent, precise cutting and the importance of opposing seams for precision pressing. Learn how to make half-square triangles from sewing to pressing to cutting with more accuracy and ease than ever before. Best of all you will discover how to work with Quilt Block Builders, SeamAlign Glue and the Easy Press Pen and how to create precision pieced blocks with ease!

Class includes, Quilt Block Builder, Base and pattern.
Class cost: $225.00