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Quilters’ Paradise Class Schedule

We continue to be grateful for the Quilt Capital of Kansas collaboration
between Quilters' Paradise and the Lumberyard Arts Center
that allows our classes to be held in the LAC classroom.


Meet our teachers:

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

Becky Fender who brings 30+ years of experience to her crochet classes.

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

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

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!

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 series, Scared Stitchless Introduction to Free Motion Quilting, and One Block Wonder and Hexified Panel Quilts. 

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

To enroll in a class or find more information and supply lists, go to the Classes page at Quilters’ Paradise - 785-594-3477.

Please review the Lumberyard Arts Center Class Terms & Conditions

Find us on our map & location page.


Youth Classes

Youth grades 6-12 may create your own painted quilt block that can be hung inside or out with Laura Davids and Angie Spielman on Sat., June 29 from 10am to 3pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center. Register by June 14 to allow time for board prep prior to class.

Cost: $ FREE
Learn how to read a crochet pattern, how to hold a hook and chain stitch, plus learn several basic stitches to get you ready to create! For youth in 6th through 12th grades. Saturdays, June 8 and July 13, from 1pm to 3pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ FREE
Expand your crochet skills by making a crochet project with Becky! Youth class for ages: 6th - 12th grades. Saturday, August 10, from 1pm to 3pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ FREE
Create your very own PJ bottoms as you build your sewing skills! Youth class: 6th Grade - 12th Grade Sat., July 20 from 1:00 to 4:30 pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ FREE
Make these posh potholders under the guidance of Sharon Vesecky. The four-square and the folded star are both fun to make and are great gifts. Youth class for ages: 6th - 12th grades. Saturday, June 15 from 1:00 - 3:00 at the Lumberyard Arts Center.

Cost: $ FREE
Design and sew a scrappy bag using fabric scraps! No previous sewing skills required! Youth class for those from 6th grade to 12th grade. Saturday, August 17 from 1:00 to 3:30 pm at the Lumberyard Arts Center

Cost: $ FREE
Survival Sewing with Angie. Learn to mend a seam, sew on a button, thread and sew on a sewing machine, and other basic survival sewing techniques. For youth 6th-12th grades. Saturday, June 22 from 1-3pm

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.