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Take a coloring book and create a design in Design Center/IQ and modify it to your liking. Add some tangles and color and you have a little art quilt/pillow top. Instructor: Vikki Zych. Tuesday, November 20th from 10:00am to 1:00pm. Cost: $45. Please call the 540-786-2289 to register.

From Smith Street Designs: Learn to make this lovely wall hanging with embroidery machine applique. With 3 train designs plus holly to create a wall hanging (21" x 33") . Additional alphabet blocks to personalize the train for your little one. The embroidery designs are combined for large hoops and divided for smaller hoops. Instructor: Sherry Roe. Date: Friday, November 30th from 10am to 4pm. Cost: $40 plus designs. Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 40.00
Yes, you are creative and yes, you can do this on your domestic sewing machine! In this class, students will start with a beautiful panel to create a piece of art! You will learn the proper steps of dimensional thread painting and find it to be a fun and creative technique. Learn the ways of various thread selection, setting up the machine for stitching techniques with free motion quilting of zig-zag and straight stitching, bobbin work, adding embellishments and overlays. See the fabric come to life as you sew and layer threads on top of the design. You will use thread as paint--sewing with different types of thread and color combinations. Learn how to create interesting texture and dimension in your quilting project. You will leave with a full knowledge of dimensional thread painting and create a one of a kind piece of art! Bring your machine, lunch will be provided! Dates: Thursday, January 17th and Friday, January 18th from 10:00am to 4:00pm each day. Cost: $190 Limited seating! Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 190.00
Explore the basic techniques of free motion quilting from a true master, Joyce Hughes of Joyce Hughes Originals! Learn how she brings her quilts to life! Bring your machine and practice! Date: Wednesday, January 16th from 9:00am to Noon. Cost: $49. Limited seating, please call 540-786-2289!

Cost: $ 49.00
Handi Quilter National Educator, Jane Hauprich is coming to the Crazy Cousin! Does long-arm quilting interest you, and you'd like to learn more about it? Or do you just want a review of long-arm basics? This class removes the mystery of long-arm quilting by explaining machine and frame elements and features, how to load a quilt, and the facts about thread, needles and tension. Date: Friday, November 30th from 9:00am to Noon. Cost:$49. Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 49.00
Handi Quilter National Educator, Jane Hauprich is coming to the Crazy Cousin! This is a fun class to show you that combining designs or changing something about a normal design can really turn your quilting into something special! Let's take your free motion quilting to the next level by taking simple designs and adding an additional design element, and then watch them come to life. This is a great class to expand your designs and to bring a new way of looking at everyday designs!!! Date: Saturday, December 1st from 9:00am to Noon. Leave your machines at home, machines will be set up to practice techniques! Cost:$49. Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 49.00
Handi Quilter National Educator, Jane Hauprich is coming to the Crazy Cousin! Do you love feathers? Have you always wanted to learn how to quilt feathers? Feathers are a favorite quilt design that everyone wants to be able to quilt. Join us in this class and learn to master free motion feathers!!! Whether you quilt on a domestic machine or a long-arm, you will have a fun time learning all about the technique of quilting feathers! Date: Saturday, December 1st from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Leave your machines at home, machines will be set up to practice techniques! Cost:$49. Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 49.00
Handi Quilter National Educator, Jane Hauprich is coming to the Crazy Cousin! If you have always wanted to finish your own quilts, then start your free motion journey at the beginning. Learn fun and easy designs that will allow you to finish your quilts with impressive results. Learn designs for every area of your quilt and start your journey in free motion custom quilting! Whether you quilt on a domestic machine or long-arm machine, this class will be one that you don't want to miss!!! Date: Friday, November 30th from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Leave your machines at home, machines will be set up to practice techniques! Cost:$49. Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 49.00
This 1 day hands-on digitizing workshop is suited for any skill level and any software brand. Before we dive into the Hands-On experience we will cover the fundamentals that go into creating beautiful embroidery as well as the basic rules for stitch types and explanations to the common terms associated with tools available in every software program. THE THEORY TAUGHT IN THIS CLASS WILL CROSS OVER TO ANY BRAND OF SOFTWARE. The primary objective of this experience is to learn the "old-school" theory for creating beautiful designs. Software brands come and go and there has been incredible advances over the years. But the one thing that hasn't changed in 130 years is the mechanical theory that goes into creating beautiful embroidery designs! If you've ever been to a hands-on software class before you might be skeptical, since often the person who knows the least get the most attention during class, while others are left waiting. Not this time! Two weeks prior to class attendees will download a demo version of the software and some basic tutorials about the tools needed for class. Because everyone will come prepared, laptop loaded with the same demo software and knowing where the tools are, you'll be ready for accelerated learning! Bring laptop with software pre-loaded. Date: Sunday, March 24th from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Cost: $79. Please call: 540-786-2289 to register.

Whatever your level of embroidery experience this fun filled Two-Day Hands-On Event will explore endless possibilities and let your creativity flow! Leave your machines at home, we'll do the heavy lifting! Lunch included! Day one includes: Embroideries Greatest Moments (Lecture), Free Standing Lace (Hands-on), Embroidery Basics Essential (Lecture), Monogrammed tote (Hands-on), Terry Cloth Tips (Hands-on) and Making Money with Embroidery (Lecture). Day two includes: Fun Effects Embroidery (Lecture), Mylar Magic (Hands-on), Look at What's Happened to Technology! (Lecture), In-the-Hoop Ornament (Hands-on), Quick Quilting Software Tips (Lecture), In-the-Hoop Mug Rugs (Hands-on) Dates: Friday, March 22nd and Saturday, March 23rd from 10:00am to 4:00pm both days. Cost: $190. Please call: 540-786-2289 to register!

Cost: $ 190.00
Joyce Hughes will talk about how she started quilting which lead into art quilts with thread painting, finishing and ideas to use with panels as art quilts! Leave excited and ready to try something new with your quilting! See many Art Quilt before and afters! You don't want to miss this opportunity! Date: Wednesday, January 16th from 1:00pm to 3:30pm. Cost: $29, Limited seating! Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 29.00
Join all the fun in our Handi Quilter's Exclusive Ruler of the Month Club 3! Withe club status, the savings on six rulers is $40. Club meeting will be held the second Thursday of each month from 4-6 pm. The first Ruler of the Month Club 3 meeting is July 12th. Bring your quilts for show and tell, we'll watch the instructional video on the newest ruler and practice new designs on the HQ Amara. Call now and join the club: 540-786-2289! $29 per month.

Cost: $ 29.00
In this class, students will continue to improve and expand their knowledge of beginning quilting techniques. Students will learn how to construct half square triangles and make a Friendship Star quilt. Instructor: Sherri. Time: 5:00-8:00pm

Cost: $ 60.00
Have you ever wanted to make an applique quilt? This class is for you! It is a six month class designed for beginners that have never taken an applique class before! It will teach you how to trace and transfer the applique designs, how to make the block, and how to do a machine blanket stitch to secure the applique to the quilt block. This is a class focusing on raw edge applique but we will do one block as turn under applique! You will also learn how to do some decorative hand stitches and yo-yo making! Classes meet on Tuesdays. Space is limited so call today to secure your spot. 540-786-2289. Instructor: Sherri. Cost: $32.99 per month (registration fee: $25) Times: 10am-2pm OR 5-8pm.

Cost: $ 32.99
Curved Piecing? Nope, look again and you will see the curves are an illusion created by the arrangement of blocks in this quilt. Class meets Saturday, December 8th from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Space is limited so call today to secure your spot. 540-786-2289. Instructor: Julie. Cost: $40.

Look at all the supplies you can carry in this organize everything tote! Even an 18” x 24” cutting mat can be carried with no worries! The tote measures 26” x 20” x 4”! We have a sample made up in the shop. Instructor: Julie Lee. Dates: November 17th and December 1st (2 session class) from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Cost: $75 plus materials. Please call 540-786-2289 to register.

Cost: $ 75.00
This is our most requested class. Learn to create your own upholstered Tuffet in this two part class. You have a choice of round or square. Create your own heirlooms for your home or for a very special gift. In addition to the cost of the class, the upholstery kit fee is $130. This includes everything needed to finish your Tuffet - including the feet. We have extra kits and pattern interfacing available if you already know how to make these wonderful pieces. Instructor: Sherri. Cost: $60 (plus supplies)

Cost: $ 60.00

Contact Us:

Phone: 540-786-2289
Address: 4131 Plank Road
                Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Hours: Mon. - Sat. 10-5
            Closed Sunday





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