Pat's Teaching & Event Calendar
All the classes below are offered at Stony Brook Sew & Vacuum in Hamilton, NJ. You can drop by the store or call at 609-585-6990 to ask about class fees, required materials, or to register for a class.
Beginning Piecing and Quilting
5 Wednesday afternoons: 10/03, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 11/07 2PM to 4PM
5 Friday evenings: 10/19, 10/26, 11/02, 11/09, 11/16 7PM to 9PM
This is your introduction to machine piecing and quilting. Learn how to use a rotary blade, strip piecing and quilting. At the end of this class, you will have a completed lap quilt to show everyone that you are a quilter.
4 Thursday mornings: 10/11, 11/15, 12/13, (TBD) 10AM to 12PM
4 Thursday evenings: 10/11, 11/15, 12/13, (TBD) 7PM to 9PM
Learn how to machine applique and piece this twin-size quilt. For those with embroidery machines, Dakota Collectible designs can do the appliques for you.
Circle A Round Quilt
4 Monday mornings: 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/05 10AM to 12PM
4 Monday evenings: 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/05 7PM to 9PM
A stunning contemporary quilt! Learn how to accurately piece a circle into a square, not applique... piece it! Master a great technique and tool developed by Cheryl Phillips. Her book, Circle A Round, and her Cut A Round ruler are required.
Christmas Tree Skirt
3 Saturday afternoons: 11/10, 11/17, 12/01 2PM to 4PM
Make a beautiful tree skirt to dress up your Christmas tree. Another technique from Cheryl Phillips, this class uses her book, Quilts Without Corners and her 10 Degree Wedge ruler.
Holiday Table Runner
3 Wednesday afternoons: 11/4, 11/21, 11/28 2PM to 4PM
Create a beautiful table runner for the holiday season. An easy, beautiful gift as well.
What's in the Attic Window?
4 Thursday mornings: 10/18, 10/25, 11/01, 11/08 10AM to 12PM
4 Thursday evenings: 10/18, 10/25, 11/01, 11/08 7PM to 9PM
Create your own view through the "Attic Windows" pattern. Make your window with any view you choose. A beautiful and fast quilt to make for all seasons. Learn how to deal with the dreaded "Y" seam.
Easy Lone Star Quilt
4 Monday mornings: 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/03 10AM to 12PM
4 Monday evenings: 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/03 7PM to 9PM
You can make intricate patterns easily. Lone Star is just one of several Quilt Smart patterns you can use for the class.
7 Thursday mornings: 11/29, 12/06, 01/03/08, 01/10, 01/24, 01/31 10AM to 12PM
7 Thursday evenings: 11/29, 12/06, 01/03/08, 01/10, 01/24, 01/31 7PM to 9PM
Second in the "sampler" series. A more advanced technique class. Learn how to do paper piecing, Seminole piecing, curved and "Y" seams.
Take 12 Jacket
1 Saturday (all day): 11/24 10AM to 5PM
Make a beautiful, unique jacket from just fat quarters. It looks fabulous in batiks or any other fabric you love. Wear it home! It can be done in one day!