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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.

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.


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Classes


Create this lovely collage wall-hanging with a fusible applique wedding ring that is surrounded by parts and pieces of vintage hankies. Bring your own vintage hankies or use from Liz's collection available in class. Wed., Feb 15 from 10am to 3pm

Cost: $ 35.00
Are you Scared Stitchless to drop your feed dogs to free motion quilt your own quilts? Learn the basics of what you need to know before you begin and practice on your first free motion quilting sample. Saturday, March 11 from 10am to 3pm

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. In Quilting Basics Part 2, the second of four classes offered on first Wednesdays, you will add Flying Geese and Diamond in a Square units. Three blocks that feature these units will give you an opportunity to put your new skills to use. Liz will share loads of tips to make your quilting experience fun. This is a great series for new quilters or for those wishing to hone their skills. Wed., Mar 1 from 10am to 3pm

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. In Quilting Basics Part 3, the third of four classes offered on first Wednesdays, you will add curved piecing or Drunkard's Path units and a Dresden Plate to machine applique. Don't let curves scare you--if you ever sewed a sleeve into a dress, you've already done it! Three blocks that feature these units will give you an opportunity to put your new skills to use and practice using templates. Liz will share loads of tips to make your quilting experience fun. This is a great series for new quilters or for those wishing to hone their skills. Wed., April 5 from 10am to 3pm

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. In Quilting Basics Part 4, the final of four classes offered on first Wednesdays, you will explore options to turn your blocks into a finished top. Discussion will include options such as adding sashing and cornerstones, alternate layouts, and borders. Depending on your choices, a visit to Quilters' Paradise may be part of the class! Liz will share loads of tips to make your quilting experience fun. This is a great series for new quilters or for those wishing to hone their skills. Wed., May 3 from 10am to 3pm

Cost: $ 35.00
One Block Wonder quilts look complicated, but are actually quite easy to make and each one is completely unique! Six repeats of one fabric are cut into strips and then sets of 60 degree triangles. Despite being a quilt full of hexagons, the assembly has NO Y-seams! Class to be held Wed., March 15 from 10am to 3pm in the Lumberyard Arts Center classroom.

Cost: $ 35.00
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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.