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Keep in mind: QC has CLASSROOM USE SEWING MACHINES that are FREE TO USE with any paid sewing- only class! (Please contact us for the fee to use the embroidery side of the machines) They are Husqvarna Viking Ruby Royales. If you're interested in using one of these machines for a class you are signed up for, please e-mail classes@iaquilts.com and let us know! Machine rental cannot be guaranteed without a reservation.

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Westalee Ruler Freemotion Quilting Class

Quilting with Westalee templates is like tracing with your sewing machine! In this class, you will learn how to handle the different templates included in the template starter set, then Joanne will help you move from random tracing practice to specific designs. You will learn how to mark a quilt and use the markings on the templates to help you plan and position designs.

Sew N Sew Saturday Workshop

A monthly retreat-style workshop from 10AM to 4PM. Bring a project or two and ask for help if you need it, or just relax and sew with some new friends! You can spend the day any way you choose. Advance sign-up required.

Westalee Ruler Freemotion Quilting Class

Quilting with Westalee templates is like tracing with your sewing machine! In this class, you will learn how to handle the different templates included in the template starter set, then Joanne will help you move from random tracing practice to specific designs. You will learn how to mark a quilt and use the markings on the templates to help you plan and position designs.

Feb 11
Machine Embroidery Club
Feb 12
Edge to Edge Quilting Class
Feb 17
Flying Geese Technique Class

Classes


Quilting with Westalee templates is like tracing with your sewing machine! In this class, you will learn how to handle the different templates included in the template starter set, then Joanne will help you move from random tracing practice to specific designs. You will learn how to mark a quilt and use the markings on the templates to help you plan and position designs.

Cost: $ 68.00
Sew N Sew Saturday Workshop
- Feb 05, 2022 10:00 am

A monthly retreat-style workshop from 10AM to 4PM. Bring a project or two and ask for help if you need it, or just relax and sew with some new friends! You can spend the day any way you choose. Advance sign-up required.

Cost: $ 20.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Feb 11, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Edge to Edge Quilting Class
- Feb 12, 2022 10:00 am

Learn to use your embroidery machine to do your own quilting! This easy-connecting quilting technique makes it easy. We will use Design Positioning, which is Husqvarna Viking exclusive technology, to connect your points and finish a quilt! (Please see description for other brands of embroidery machines)

Cost: $ 62.00
Flying Geese Technique Class
- Feb 17, 2022 06:00 pm

Flying geese are a building block of so many quilts! There are multiple ways to construct them, and this class helps you find the best way for YOU to piece Flying Geese.

Cost: $ 35.00
Beginning Quilting Class
- Feb 19, 2022 10:00 am

Don't know where to start learning to quilt? This multi-day class is where you want to be! We start with discussing fabric selection, move to preparation, cutting, piecing and machine settings, pressing, matching seams, borders, and finishing your quilt. We'll be constructing a Disappearing 9-patch quilt and learning skills for life! You won't be a beginner for long!

Cost: $ 75.00
Beginning Quilting Class
- Mar 01, 2022 06:00 pm

Don't know where to start learning to quilt? This multi-day class is where you want to be! We start with discussing fabric selection, move to preparation, cutting, piecing and machine settings, pressing, matching seams, borders, and finishing your quilt. We'll be constructing a Disappearing 9-patch quilt and learning skills for life! You won't be a beginner for long!

Cost: $ 75.00
Sew N Sew Saturday Workshop
- Mar 05, 2022 10:00 am

A monthly retreat-style workshop from 10AM to 4PM. Bring a project or two and ask for help if you need it, or just relax and sew with some new friends! You can spend the day any way you choose. Advance sign-up required.

Cost: $ 20.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Mar 11, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Quilting with Westalee templates is like tracing with your sewing machine! In this class, you will learn how to handle the different templates included in the template starter set, then Joanne will help you move from random tracing practice to specific designs. You will learn how to mark a quilt and use the markings on the templates to help you plan and position designs.

Cost: $ 68.00
Finishing Your Quilt
- Mar 31, 2022 06:00 pm

You've got your top pieced--Now what? Layering, basting, quilting, binding! Sound like a lot? We'll walk you through those steps to boost your confidence and get you to take a quilt from quilt top to finished!

Cost: $ 30.00
Half Square Triangle Class
- Mar 31, 2022 06:00 pm

Find your new favorite method for piecing half square triangles!

Cost: $ 35.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Apr 08, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- May 13, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Jun 10, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Jul 08, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Aug 12, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Sep 09, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Oct 14, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Nov 11, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Machine Embroidery Club
- Dec 09, 2022 10:00 am

Join us for this MONTHLY machine embroidery club! Sign up for just one month or multiples, whatever fits into your schedule! We will stitch out one Kimberbell Dealer Exclusive design in the morning and in the afternoon you'll have the freedom to work on anything you'd like OR purchase a kit for a project the group is doing. ALL MACHINE BRANDS ARE WELCOME!

Cost: $ 38.00
Class Cancellation Policy
**A seat for a class cannot be guaranteed until payment has been received. Payment for a class secures a place that cannot be filled with another student. Refunds for classes will be given in store credit only, minus any merchandise discounts received for the class. This situation only applies if the student provides a full 7 days or more of notice of cancellation in the event of a class taught by a QC Team Member and 14 days or more for any special guest teachers. We try our hardest to work with you on a case-by-case basis while still ensuring space is available for students who can and will attend**

Contact Us:

Phone: 515-233-3048
Address: 238 Main Street
                Ames, Iowa 50010
Hours: LIMITED COVID19 HOURS Please check with us before traveling to our store. At different times, we have altered our hours to shorten them, or to require appointments to enter our store. The best source for the most up-to-date information is located on our Facebook page HERE


We are closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. We have special hours on Christmas Eve. Our Facebook page is the best place to check for "sudden and without notice" closings. Click here to be directed to it.




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