Category Archives: Classes

Sign Up for Upcoming Classes Today


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It’s not too late – there is still room in the upcoming classes the end of July.  Ilene Bartos, our August speaker will be teaching three days of classes. Each class is $35, and open to members and non-members. Invite your friends.There is a pattern fee for each class. July 29—Fractured Piecing: Choose from Double Trouble or Fractured Leaves. Using a freezer paper technique, learn the technique to her fractured piecing method.       July 30—Oak Cluster: Learn multiple […]

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August Classes with Ilene Bartos


August: Ilene Bartos will be teaching three days of classes. Each class is $35. There is a pattern fee for each class. (NOTE: August classes (held in July) at the Davenport Masonic Center July 29—Fractured Piecing: Choose from Double Trouble or Fractured Leaves. Using a freezer paper technique, learn the technique to her fractured piecing method. July 30—Oak Cluster: Learn multiple methods of machine applique on this beautiful pattern. See her sample at the July meeting July 31—Seasons of the […]

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June Program with Deb Karasik


Deb Karasik will host a lecture and trunk show at the 1 and 7 p.m. meetings this month. Originally from San Francisco, Deb is now based in Durham, North Carolina. She has published books including Quilts With Attitude and Quilt Mavens Paper Piecing. Deb is currently quilting, teaching, and writing professionally. Her travels take her worldwide to share her passion for contemporary quilting, meeting new people and sharing her knowledge with quilters everywhere. June classes with Deb Karasik will be […]

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April Classes with Carolyn Friedlander


Carolyn Friedlander is a young, modern quilter, with her own fabric lines and fun, fresh new ideas. She will be teaching four half-day classes. The technique for each is paper piecing and is $20 per class or two classes for $35. All classes will be held at the Davenport Masonic Center, 511 Veterans Memorial Parkway, Davenport. Sign up for these classes at the February General Meeting. Beginner Classes: April 2, 9:00 – 12:00 — Sessoms April 2, 12:30 – 3:30—Aerial […]

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Texas Tumbleweeds Class Photos


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Enjoy the smiles, sewing, and spectacular colors! Click on the thumbnail photo to enlarge it.  

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Scrap Crystal Class Photos


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This quilt block was made up of half square triangles and squares, with 96 pieces in the block! More fun, smiles and beautiful color combos.      

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Midnight Flight Class Photos


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Below is a gallery of photos from Saturday’s Midnight Flight Class with Bonnie Hunter. Lots of fun and smiles! Click on the small thumbnail photo to enlarge it.

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Learn to Paper Piece in July


Join our workshop on July 30th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Butterworth Educational Center, 701 12th Ave., Moline. Judy Nelson will be teaching a beginner paper piecing workshop using the Carol Doak technique. She will be giving more information during the Guild meetings. Class fee of $15.00, made payable to Judy Nelson, is due when you sign-up. Sign-up sheets and supply lists will be available in the “L” during the Guild meetings. To assure lots of help, […]

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Learn a New Technique at Farm Fiber Fun


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Come experiment on your own or learn from one of our classes embellishing techniques, creating with tanagrams with fabric and fiber, making your own art container, doll/character armatures and clay faces, ice dyeing and/or dyeing cotton, wool, yarn or roving, painting on fabric, shiva sticks, new hand stitches for embellishing quilts or wool work, making cards, altered books, marbling paper, barn quilts, and much more. If you are downsizing or upgrading, we are in need of two microwaves, floor and […]

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