Class Registration Policy

A non-refundable class registration fee must be paid in full to confirm your spot in the class.

There are a limited number of spaces for each class so please sign up early to avoid disappointment. If class is cancelled due to low registration, a refund will be provided.

We reserve the right to reschedule classes due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

Annual Quilting Retreat 

April 12 – 14, 2019

Anual Quilting Retreat at the Quality Inn in Winkler.  Registration fee $175.  Includes Friday Supper, Saturday breakfast lunch & supper, and Sunday brunch.  Also space for sewing.  Rooms are extra and can be reserved at the Quality Inn at 204-325-4381.  To register for retreat call the store at 204-822-3105.  Classes are available to sign up at retreat.  Funky Friends Factory Class  taught by Sabine Vom Dorp for $25, which includes pattern – bring  scraps of fabrics.  Free Motion Quilting Class taught by Alvina Derksen.  Cost $40 which includes a sandwiched Quilting panel.

Winter Class for 2019

Basic Class Supply List

Sewing Machine– must be in good working condition with ¼ foot or able to move needle position, and manual

24 inch long ruler and rotary cutter                                                                 Square up Ruler (Min. 6 ½ “ square)

Marking tools, (pencil, iron away marker)                                                    Small scissors, paper & fabric

Thread to match fabrics                                                                                        Best Press (Starch)

Seam Ripper                                                                                                                Pins

Note pad and pencil

Log Cabin Nights Beginner to Novice  

Learn to make a Log Cabin Quilt by making this beautiful Bed Runner using different methods. Finish size is 18 ½ “ x 90 ½ “.

Supplies: Basic Class Supply plus Creative Grid 6 inch Log Cabin Trim Tool Quilt Ruler, and Creative Grids Strippy Stars Tool 5 inch x 7 ½ inch Quilt Ruler

Taught by Alvina Derksen

Thursdays, January 31, February 7, & 28, from 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

$150 includes 20 Fat Quarters and classes.

Does not include backing, binding, batting, rulers, and classes on finishing the quilt (Only quilt top).

Out to Lunch – Beginner to Novice

Carry your lunch in style with this roomy little handbag with a zip-around gusseted closure. Outer slip pockets and interior mesh pockets hold an ice pack, napkins, utensils, and more.

Supplies: Basic Class Supply

Taught by Sabine Vom Dorp

Saturdays, February 2, & 9 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

$95 Includes all materials

Snails Trail Al Fresco – Novice

Looking for a challenge? Make this beautiful 62” x 62” quilt using two of the Creative Grid Rulers.

Supplies: Basic Class Supply plus Creative Grid 2 peaks in 1 Triangle Quilt Ruler & Creative Grid Square on square Trim Tool 8 inch Finished.

Taught by Alvina Derksen

Wednesdays. February 6, 13, and March 6,

from 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

$175 includes 20 of 6 inch strips of fabrics, and 3 mt of background fabric and classes.

Does not include binding, backing, batting, or classes on finishing the quilt (Quilt top only)

Wanderlust – Beginners Class


A beginners class where you learn the basics, from cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. From start to finish.  Project measures 60” x 60”

Supplies: Basic Class Supply

Taught by Alvina Derksen

Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21, 28 and April 4, from 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

$225 Includes fabric, backing, binding, batting, thread, pattern, and classes.

Harper the Owl – kids class

A fun kids class sewing this cute little owl.

Taught by Alvina Derksen

Supplies: Bring own machine.  All other supplies are included.

Wednesday, March 27 (Spring Break) 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bring bag lunch.

$35 includes all supplies.