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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


Quilting


Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. Basics Part 1, the first of four classes offered on Saturdays, will guide you through rotary cutting and stitching an accurate 1/4" seam. Three blocks with straight piecing and triangle 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.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. In Quilting Basics Part 2, the second of four classes offered on Saturdays, 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.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. In Quilting Basics Part 3, the third of four classes offered on Saturdays, you will add curved piecing or Drunkard's Path units. 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.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn quilting basics with teacher Liz Granberg-Jerome. In Quilting Basics Part 4, the final of four classes offered on Saturdays, 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.

Cost: $ 35.00
Jump start your quilting to a new level by learning how to foundation paper piece! This technique allows you to create more complex blocks with shapes that aren't easily traditionally pieced. You'll get sharp points effortlessly! By learning the basics, you can then take on larger projects with knowledge and helpful tips. Great class if you're following the Alison Glass/Guicy Guice 2022 Mini Series Sew Along!

Cost: $ 35.00
Free Open Studio for Textile Arts at the Lumberyard Arts Center from 10am to 3pm on 2nd, 4th, and 5th Wednesdays. The studio will be open to anyone wanting to work on quilting/sewing/textile/needlework projects. This time offers a great opportunity to finish up UFOs, get help with answers to questions about a pattern, or just come enjoy stitching with friends. Sewing with friends is always more fun!

Cost: $ FREE
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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.