Classes and Events

We want you to experience longarm quilting and all the capability of our APQS longarm machines. Classes are for everyone, from beginners through experienced longarm quilters. Click on a title to see more detail. 

Our class schedule is on our calendar. Brief descriptions are below – book a class directly or learn more about each class. Classes are held at our studio on Buttercup Creek in Cedar Park, Texas. If you have a general question about classes email us or call 512-358-4605.

A $25 non-refundable deposit is required for most classes. The deposit is applicable only to the specific class. Please see the individual class registration page for further information.

Colette Wilson

Binding and Finishing Quilts with Colette Wilson: What goes on in a binding class?! Well I’m glad you asked! We put this class together because many quilters told us they get stuck after quilting. Our instructor is Colette Wilson. Class is at our Studio for 3 hours on January 16 at 10:00 AM, January 25 at 5:00 PM, March 3 at 10:00 AM, and March 15 at 5:00 PM.  Supplies are required. Price: $75 | Supply list | Learn more | Book now 

 apqs-road-show-ottq-imageCentral Texas APQS Road Show: The APQS Road Show seminar comes to Central Texas at our Studio on February 3, 2018 at 1:00 PM. This is your chance to discover which APQS longarm quilting machine is right for you. This 3 hour FREE seminar is designed for everyone: quilters who do not currently own a longarm machine, current APQS owners who are looking to upgrade, and quilters who are thinking about starting their own quilting business. Special prices are available on all APQS machines during the Road Show. Price: Free | Book now | Learn more

Irene Roderick

Indigo Next Dyeing: This Indigo Dyeing class is a hands-on workshop during which you will learn complex and involved shibori techniques for dyeing with an organic, natural indigo vat. We recommend you wear clothes that can withstand dye splashes. Class is 5 hours from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM on January 13, 2018 at our Studio. Our instructor is Irene Roderick. Maximum of 4 students. Price: $130 | Book now | Learn more

Susan

Introduction to Quilt Path: This 3 hour class teaches you the basics of Quilt Path, the computerized quilting system for APQS machines. Class is January 24, 2018 and March 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM. Price: $120 | Book now | Learn more | Tell us if you’re interested in this class.

 

Pat Romohr

Pat Romohr

Kid’s Beginners Quilting: Each 9 year old and over student in this class will make his/her own lap-size quilt top. The quilt will be made from simple strips but in a very free form fashion. Our teacher is Pat Romohr. Supplies and preparation are required. Price: $100 | Supply List | Learn more | Tell us if you’re interested in this class.

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Dave Eaton

Dave Eaton

Maintaining Your Singer “Featherweight” Sewing Machine: Dave Eaton from “So Old Sew New” will teach you skills, tips, and insider tricks to keep your favorite portable sewing machine running perfectly. Supplies are required. Price: $45 | Book now | Supply List | Learn more Tell us if you’re interested in this class

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Chris Wenz

“More Than Meandering” Advanced Longarm: This 3 hour class is a follow-on to the APQS Beginner’s Class. It is an introduction to custom quilting and extends your skills. Class is at our Studio from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM on February 20, 2018; and March 4, 2018. Price: $200 | Book now | Learn more | Tell us if you’re interested in this class.

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Susan and Chris

New APQS Longarm Owners: This 5 hour class is filled with hints and tips on how to make your quilting experience as successful as possible. This class is held at our Studio on March 3, 2018 at 10:00 AM. Price: Free to APQS owners. $200 for others | Book now | Learn more

 

 

Brenda Shreve

Quilt Path EZ Edge to Edge: Our 4 hour class is a comprehensive discussion of Pantostacker EZ. Class is February 9, 2018 at 10:00 AM at our Studio. There is a 30 minute break for lunch – please bring your lunch. Our instructor is Brenda Shreve, of Red Barn Quilting in Osage County, Oklahoma. Supplies are required. Price: $175 | Book now | Supply List | Learn more 

 

Brenda Shreve

Quilt Path Pattern Creating and Editing: Learn how to use Quilt Path’s PatternCAD to create and edit patterns. Class is a blend of lectures and hands-on demos. Class is 6 hours with a 30 minute break for lunch on February 10, 2018 at 10:00 AM. Our instructor is Brenda Shreve, of Red Barn Quilting in Osage County, Oklahoma. Supplies are required. Price: $200 | Supply List | Learn more | Book now

Pat Moore

Quilting on the Fast Track – Two part class: This two session, hands-on class will teach you all the basics of creating a quilt top from start to finish. Two sessions are February 17, 2018 and February 24, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM each day. Pat Moore is our instructor. Price $120 | Supply list | Learn more | Book now

Susan and Chris

Rental Certification: This 3 hour class prepares you to rent independent time on one of our APQS longarm machines. For class dates, please see our calendar or book now. Price: $130 | Book now | Learn more.

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Fran Drewe

Fran Drewe

T-shirt Quilt Construction: Want to learn how to turn those drawers full of T-shirts you no longer wear into a loving keepsake? Fran Drewe can teach you how! You’ll start with your 4 t-shirts and be guided through creation of a simple 2×2 finished quilt top. Class is January 11, 2018 and March 15, 2018 at 10:30 for 3 hours at our Studio. Price: $85 | Supply List | Learn more | Book now | Tell us if you’re interested in this class