Class Information
Program Coordinator: Lari Herman 308-760-0547
Payment Policy: Classes at $15 or less for members will be paid in full at sign up. Classes more than $15 require a 50% deposit at sign up, remainder due one month prior to class. Unfilled classes are open to non-members 4 weeks prior to class. Classes may require a pattern, kit or supplies fee, payable to the teacher.
Cancellation policy: Except in the case of emergency, no refunds are given. Please contact Program Coordinator ASAP if you must cancel. See Standing Rule 1.A. for further explanation of either Policy.

Oct 21, 2017 - 12:30 to 5 pm :
Dance of the Dragonfly at Knight Museum and Sandhills Center
908 Yellowstone
Alliance NE
Iridescent dragonflies make a breathtaking statement in this JoAnn Hoffman design. Create this inspiring wall hanging with luminous batik fabrics, fusible applique, and the pattern with full directions. 40" x 40".


Description: Raw Edge Applique No sewing machine needed- we will be tracing, fusing, cutting. No preparation before class.

Fabrics needed: (variety of scraps or Fat Quarters)--Modern bright colors—Batiks or Kaffe Fassett fabrics work well.

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November 18, 2017 - 9:30 am :
GIFT EXCHANGE – Quilted Fabric Storage Treasure Boxes  at First Presbyterian Church, 515 Emerson, Alliance
DIY! Make it and bring to the November meeting.

Gift Exchange - Quilted Treasure Boxes from Seaside Stitches

Seaside Stitches website

This is a DIY. Please check out the above website for a quick tutorial on how to make these cute containers.

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January 20, 2018 - 12:30 pm to 4 pm :
Aeroplane Travel Tote Class at West Way Christian Church, 1701 West 27th Ave, Scottsbluff, NE
Travel Bag 15 1/2” long x 17 1/2” tall x 6” deep. Pockets on inside.

Cost $15.00.

Fabrics needed:
¾ yd Exterior fabric for top
½ of bag
½ yd. darker colored fabric for bottom of bag

¼ yd. fabric for strap
1 yd. lining fabric
½ yd. fabric for zippered pockets. (Can do 2 zippered pockets or 1 patch pocket and 1 zippered pocket)
A kit will be prepared ahead of class with interfacing, Peltex, pattern, interfacing and zippers.

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February 17, 2018 - 12:30 pm to 4 pm :
Watercolor Quilts with Deb Aschenbrenner  at Westway Christian Church, 1701 W 27th St, Scottsbluff
Cost $15.00

Fabric needed: (2) 12” squares of muslin, cut before class.

*Supply list: 1 Box (64) Count Crayola Crayons—MUST be Crayola Brand Crayons, a Pigma Micron 05 Pen-black, embroidery hoop,embroidery floss (floral colors-green, pink, yellow, etc.) an iron, ironing board, scissors, embroidery needle, and (optional) light box.

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March 17, 2018 - 12:30 pm to 4 pm :
Quilt Bindings and Mitered Corners with Machelle Sterkel & Lari Herman at Westway Christian Church, 1701 W 27th St, Scottsbluff
Cost: $15.00

Fabric Needed: At least 1 Fat Quarter that matches or coordinates with “prepared” project for class. (see below).

*Pre-Class preparation: please bring a pot holder, wall hanging, or table runner. Edges are to be left in “raw” unfinished state so as to have a project to “bind” in class. These MUST be prepared and ready to bind!

Supply List: Sewing Machine, Rotary Cutter, Mat, Ruler, Needles, Thread, Scissors.

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May 19, 2018 - 12:30 pm to 4 pm :
“Sticks” Quilt with Marlene Huston at Knight Museum & Sandhills Center, 908 Yellowstone Ave, Alliance
Cost: $15.00

Fabric Needed: Bring a variety of fabrics, Fat Quarters are fine. These fabrics can be scrappy or color-coordinated. (Note: 2 meetings before class Marlene will have a quick informational meeting with class participants. Yardage will be determined by size of project student would like to make).

Supply List: Sewing Machine, Rotary Cutter, Mat, Thread, Rulers 6 ½ “ x 12 ½ “ and 9 ½ “ square.

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June 16, 2018 - 12:30 pm to 4 pm :
Ticker Tape Quilt – Pokey Davis at Westway Christian Church, 1701 W 27th St, Scottsbluff
Cost: $15.00

Fabric Needed: Small scraps,preferably squares and rectangles. (no smaller than 1 ½ “ square) These scraps can be one “color-family”or themed (holiday, sports, reproduction, denim, etc). Bring enough to make at least a large hot pad or table runner. Student will also need to bring a separate piece of muslin for back of project. (Pokey prefers this be muslin-not a print). A square of warm and natural (size, again is determined by your desired finished project).

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July 12, 2018 - :
Challenge 2017-18: Birds of a Feather at Gering Zion Church
The challenge is optional.

This year you must purchase a fat quarter for $2.50, payable to Anita Allen, for use in the design. Other requirements are:
1. Must be 3 layers
2. Must use a noticeable amount of the fat quarter on the front of the quilt,
3. Must have at least one bird house
4. Must have a perimeter of 150 inches or less
5. Enter in Challenge category in our Quilt Show 2018.

If you have questions, Please contact Anita A or Jan S.

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70455 County Road 20 ~ Scottsbluff, Nebraska 69361 ~ 308-631-1116