CLASSES AND EVENTS

  • EVENTS

Creative Community Market

 Saturday, June 2, 9:30-2:30, rain or shine

Locally handmade items available for purchase.  The Creative Community Market is held the first Saturday of each month.  For more information please call The General Store and ask for Jill.  

On June 2 we will have fresh produce, eggs, plants, wood burning, handmade wood items, scissor and knife sharpening, handmade soap, jewelry and more!

 Walking Foot Quilting Date: Wednesday, May 23 or Thursday, June 21 – 10:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. Learn how to quilt with your walking foot. No free motion involved! You will also learn how to quilt a circle with your walking foot. Yes, we said a CIRCLE!!

Cost of Class: $25.00, Instructor: Stephanie Schaefer

 Wacky Web Periwinkle Quilt Date: Tuesday, June 12 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Don’t know what to do with all of those 5” charm packs you have collected? Then this class is for you! Make a beautiful throw for a gift or keep this charmer for yourself!  Cost of Class: $25.00, Instructor: Stephanie Schaefer

 Square Tuffet Date: Wednesdays, June 6 & June 27 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This square tuffet will be a wonderful keepsake for years to come! It’s not as hard as it looks and Stephanie will guide you every step of the way. $100.00 deposit required for the kit.  Cost of tuffet kit: $130.00 includes wood base, wood legs, foam, batting, button  Pattern with fusible required. Cost of Class: $55.00, Instructor: Stephanie Schaefer

 Susie’s Magic Binding Date: Thursday, June 14 - 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You will never make your binding the old fashioned way once you learn this fast and easy technique. And the best part is there is NO hand sewing. You will end up with a beautiful two color binding with an accent flange that will frame your quilt beautifully. Cost of Class: $20.00, Instructor: Stephanie Schaefer

Marrakesh Quilt Date: Wednesday, June 20 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Three light and three dark fabrics make a 43” x 60” quilt. If you choose to use 5 lights and 5 darks you will create a 60” x 60” quilt. Sample downstairs. Beginner Friendly! Cost of Class: $ 25.00, Instructor: Stephanie Schaefer

 Paint Party with Lisa Floyd Date: Saturday, June 16 – 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Learn how to pour and paint with Lisa. A very interesting technique with fantastic results! The first class sold out! Back by popular demand. Cost of Class: $35.00 (includes all materials), Instructor: Lisa Floyd

Corded Basket Date: To Be Determined,10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Use this fun technique to make baskets, placemats, trivets, coasters – the options are endless! Please pick up the supply list and pre-class requirements. Cost of Class: $25.00, Instructor: Stephanie Schaefer

New classes forming monthly! Check with the General Store to get the latest offerings.  Come Get Creative with Us!        

SEW SISTERS Please join our charity quilting/sewing group to create projects for our local community. Sew Sisters meets the second Saturday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  See Lori Suon for details. 

UFO FRIDAY - Every Friday at The General Store is UFO day.  Join us at 10 a.m. to work on unfinished objects. Take advantage of our table space to pin or baste those large quilts.  Please call ahead or speak to Stephanie Schaefer to confirm your UFO spot!

CUTE CHAIR CLASS -  Cover a fold up chair with the fabric of your choice.  Join Instructor Stephanie to make this statement piece.  Class Fee:  $25.00

Attention Teachers:  Please email Vicki at jcvbseek@msn.com if you would like to get information about the use of our Workshop.  We have had an interest in quilting, art, jewelry, crocheting and knitting.  Our Workshop space will also be available to rent for Pampered Chef parties, Lularoe, Premier Jewelry, 31 and other approved ventures.