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Let it Snow!!!

Get a head start on your Christmas quilts with this class with Karen.

Let it Snow!!!

Get a head start on your Christmas quilts with this class with Karen.

Jo's Stitch Lounge

Is there a sewing project you'd like to make but are a bit anxious about stitching on your own? Maybe you're a quilter and want to venture into garment sewing, or perhaps you have a class project you'd like some help completing. This class is for you! Step into Jo's Stitch Lounge and work on your project with coaching from expert sewist Jo Leichte. Includes personalized instruction plus impromptu demos and discussions on a variety of techniques relating to class projects. Must take Jo's Stitch Lounge Prep class first.

Oct 1
Machine Mastery #6 - Embroidery
Oct 2
Machine Mastery #6 - Embroidery
Oct 2
Beginning Quilting

Beginning Quilting
- Sep 25, 2018 06:00 pm

Learn how to quilt from start to finish! Using Alex Andersons beginning quilting book and your own choice of fabrics (we'll help you!), make this small sampler quilt. Learn how to make a nine-patch, log cabin, half-square triangles, and flying geese; learn how to machine quilt with a walking foot and a freemotion foot, learn how to measure for borders, and how to bind your quilt. This project is small enough to finish.

Cost: $ 65.00
Taffy Quilt
- Oct 10, 2018 09:30 am

Come in and learn to use another Creative Grid Ruler with a Jaybird Quilt pattern. This is a great quilt for large prints and super fast if you need something for the holidays!

Cost: $ 40.00
Applique by Machine
- Oct 25, 2018 10:00 am

Love the look of applique, but not sure where to start? Know where to start, but need to know how to perfect your results? We'll learn how to master different types of applique: Fusible with satin stitch, fusible with blanket stitch, raw-edge applique and invisible applique.

Cost: $ 36.00
First Snow Thread Painting
- Oct 26, 2018 10:00 am

"First Snow" thread painting class. Learn how to make a tree and bird house applique in a wood hoop using Sulky "Super Solvy" water soluble stabilizer and tulle netting which will later be attached to winter background scene. A beginner friendly class that flexes your artistic muscle!

Cost: $ 99.00
This innovative technique uses your sewing machine feet to machine bind with lumpless seams and perfectly mitered corners. Binding stitches are nearly invisible on front and top-stitched on back with remarkable accuracy and ease.

Cost: $ 35.00
Intermediate Quilting
- Oct 30, 2018 06:00 pm

Intermediate quilting is the next step up from our beginning quilting class! Beginning quilting is NOT a prerequisite, this class is also friendly to anyone with some quilting experience, but wants to sharpen their skills! In this class you'll make blocks such as School Girl's Puzzle, Hattie's trick, and Sister's choice!

Cost: $ 75.00
Project Bag
- Nov 02, 2018 10:00 am

Great for organizing everything you need for each of your projects, these handy totes in four sizes have sturdy quilted bases and fun fabric details. A zippered closure keeps everything safe and secure and a see-through vinyl window allows you to see at a glance what is in each bag. We'll make the Extra Large - 16x16in - bag.

Cost: $ 45.00
AccuQuilt Go! Sampler quilt
- Nov 28, 2018 06:00 pm

Do you have an AccuQuilt Go! cutting system and a matching Qube set? Come join us for a fun quilt where you will learn tips and techniques for using your system.

Cost: $ 45.00
Design Your Own Cloth Doll Class
- Feb 09, 2019 10:00 am

Create a cloth doll with a unique personality. Start with a pattern for the head and once you see who that is, you will design a body to go with the personality. This could be a 'human' figure or a fantasy figure such as a fairy or an elf. You will end up with a pattern of your own and a unique figure.

Cost: $ 220.00
$5 Quilt Club
- Oct 12, 2018 10:00 am

The new year starts in March!

$5 Quilt Club
- Nov 09, 2018 10:00 am

The new year starts in March!

$5 Quilt Club
- Dec 07, 2018 10:00 am

The new year starts in March!

Machine Mastery #5
- Sep 25, 2018 10:00 am

Zippers, Piping, Couching, and Lots of other Fun Things. Learn all about piping, fringing, faggoting, bundling (yes, these are real sewing terms). We'll also do zippers (painless!), couching, and thread painting!

Machine Mastery #6 - Embroidery
- Oct 01, 2018 06:00 pm

(For machines with Embroidery Function Only) Start from the beginning with your embroidery and we'll work on stitching out your name. Also, an in-depth look at stabilizers and embroidery threads. If your machine does multi-directional stitching, we'll do that, too.

Machine Mastery #1
- Oct 08, 2018 06:00 pm

Note: Machine Mastery classes are FREE for those who purchased their machines here at Asheville Cotton Co. Sorry, they're not available otherwise. You may take Machine Mastery as many times as you'd like, and in any order. No need to sign up, but be sure to check the website or call in case of severe weather, as we may need to cancel. The Care and Feeding of Your Machine An in-depth look at all of the basics, including types of needles and threads, cleaning, and what all those parts are.

Machine Mastery #2
- Oct 15, 2018 06:00 pm

Let's Start with the Basics. Seams, Hems, Finding Seam Allowances, Hemming Jeans, and a little Quilting. We'll also learn about memory functions and saving and combining stitches.

Machine Mastery #3
- Oct 22, 2018 06:00 pm

Learn how to make buttonholes, sew buttons on with the machine, a little bit about applique, and tie-quilting using your machine.

Machine Mastery #4
- Oct 29, 2018 06:00 pm

Gather It Up, Tuck It Down and Quilt it All Over. Learn all about gathering, pintucks and real tucks. We'll also learn about quilting, including using a 1/4" foot, a walking foot, freemotion feet, and the BSR if you have it.

Machine Mastery #5
- Nov 05, 2018 06:00 pm

Zippers, Piping, Couching, and Lots of other Fun Things. Learn all about piping, fringing, faggoting, bundling (yes, these are real sewing terms). We'll also do zippers (painless!), couching, and thread painting!

Machine Mastery #6 - Embroidery
- Nov 12, 2018 06:00 pm

(For machines with Embroidery Function Only) Start from the beginning with your embroidery and we'll work on stitching out your name. Also, an in-depth look at stabilizers and embroidery threads. If your machine does multi-directional stitching, we'll do that, too.

Let it Snow!!!
- Sep 26, 2018 09:30 am

Get a head start on your Christmas quilts with this class with Karen.

Cost: $ 40.00
Let it Snow!!!
- Sep 26, 2018 02:00 pm

Get a head start on your Christmas quilts with this class with Karen.

Cost: $ 40.00
Jo's Stitch Lounge
- Sep 27, 2018 06:00 pm

Is there a sewing project you'd like to make but are a bit anxious about stitching on your own? Maybe you're a quilter and want to venture into garment sewing, or perhaps you have a class project you'd like some help completing. This class is for you! Step into Jo's Stitch Lounge and work on your project with coaching from expert sewist Jo Leichte. Includes personalized instruction plus impromptu demos and discussions on a variety of techniques relating to class projects. Must take Jo's Stitch Lounge Prep class first.

Cost: $ 125.00