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Quilters’ Paradise Class Schedule

We are excited to announce the return to in-person classes for 2021!
We are partnering with the Lumberyard Arts Center in Baldwin City
and thank them for use of their classroom for some classes.

Be sure to check where your class will be held before heading to the shop.


Our teachers:

Liz Granberg-Jerome, a very creative and talented quilter with over 50 years of sewing experience, teaches a wide variety of classes at Quilters' Paradise. A few of her favorites that will be offered again are Beginning Quilting--a series of six technique classes; Fusible Applique; One Block Wonder and Hexified Panel Quilts; and Introduction to Free Motion Quilting. 

Laura Davids, a talented quilter and maker, brings a range of different classes that feature making of various bags, tuffets, painted barn blocks, and more!

Sharon Vesecky, Quilters' Paradise owner and experienced quilter, offers classes on hand quilting, as well as various projects based on patterns in the shop.

Cheryl Travis, a talented crafter and quilter who enjoys sharing her passion with others.

Kathleen Thomas, a fabric landscape artist who has taught previously at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Angie Spielman, a fairly new quilter who is sharing her newfound talents with area youth and adults alike.

More information and supply lists are available at Quilters’ Paradise - 785-594-3477 or 888-256-9981.

To sign up for a class, sign up online at Classes on our website, call or visit Quilters’ Paradise.


Click here view our map & location page.

Classes


Create your own Fabric Landscape Art Piece with Kathleen Thomas. Saturday, July 22 from 9am to noon at the Lumberyard Arts Center

Cost: $ 45.00
Take your One Block Wonder skills and give them a twist with Liz as she guides you through making a Hexified Panel Quilt! Using 7 identical panels, cut six into strips and then into sets of 60 degree triangles, and then build your color-flow of hexagons around the 7th uncut panel. Two-day class to be held at the Lumberyard Arts Center on Wednesdays, June 21 & 28 from 10am to 3pm.

Cost: $ 60.00
Using just two fabrics, make this stunning kaleidoscope quilt using the Prism blue border print from In the Beginning Fabrics and a white background. Designed by Jason Yenter, the way the octagons are cut from the border fabric, the lattice look is part of the blocks! Sharon will guide you through the cutting and piecing steps to get you launched on this great pattern. Class to be held at the Lumberyard Arts Center on Wed., June 7 from 10am to 3pm.

Cost: $ 40.00
Create your very own PJ bottoms as an introduction to sewing! Youth class: 9th Grade - 12th Grade Wed., June 28 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ 30.00
Design and sew a scrappy bag using fabric scraps! No previous sewing skills required! Youth class for those from 6th grade to 12th grade. Two-day class: Mon & Tues, July 10 & 11 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center

Cost: $ 20.00
Sewing is so Fun! Pet Scarf class is for youths from 5th grade to 8th grade. This introduction to the art of sewing will leave you wanting more projects! Tuesday, June 20 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ 15.00
Sewing is so Fun! Pillowcase class is for youths from 5th grade to 8th grade. This introduction to the art of sewing will leave you wanting more projects! Tuesday, June 6 from 1:00 to 3:00pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center

Cost: $ 15.00
Sewing is so Fun! Sports Bag class is for youths from 5th grade to 8th grade. This introduction to the art of sewing will leave you wanting more projects! Tuesday, June 13 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ 15.00
Sewing is so Fun! is a series of three classes for youths from 5th grade to 8th grade. Create a sports bag, pet scarf, and pillow case as you learn the art of sewing. Pillowcase--June 6, Sports Bag--June 13, Pet Scarf--June 20, all from 1:00 to 3:00pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center. **If you wish to register for only one or two classes, please do so individually on their respective class postings.**

Cost: $ 45.00
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About Quilters' Paradise

Quilters' Paradise Quilt Shop, owned and run by Sharon Vesecky, opened its doors in its current location on January 3, 1989.