Class Calendar


Two Color Churn Dash

This quilt is an easy one to make. You can use yardage or you can use Layer Cakes; you can use cottons or you can use Batiks! You can make this quilt as large as you'd like by just repeating more rows or make it smaller by doing less. It's the combination of the Blocks and the Sashing that truly make this a stunning quilt!

Dogs In Sweaters

Dogs in Sweaters uses the pattern of the same name by Elizabeth Hartman. Margie McGraw will be teaching this one day "technique" Class so that you can continue making as many Dogs in Sweaters as your heart desires! Great present for friends or family with Dachshunds!

Aug 28
Project Linus Sew-in Day
Aug 30
Open Sewing
Sep 2
Indian Orange Peel

Class Information


Check out the class list below. You can call, email or come in to the shop to sign up. If you are interested in a class that we don't currently have listed please send us an email on the Contact Us page.
 

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Two Color Churn Dash
- Aug 24, 2017 10:00 am

This quilt is an easy one to make. You can use yardage or you can use Layer Cakes; you can use cottons or you can use Batiks! You can make this quilt as large as you'd like by just repeating more rows or make it smaller by doing less. It's the combination of the Blocks and the Sashing that truly make this a stunning quilt!

Cost: $ 25.00
Dogs In Sweaters
- Aug 26, 2017 10:00 am

Dogs in Sweaters uses the pattern of the same name by Elizabeth Hartman. Margie McGraw will be teaching this one day "technique" Class so that you can continue making as many Dogs in Sweaters as your heart desires! Great present for friends or family with Dachshunds!

Cost: $ 40.00
Project Linus Sew-in Day
- Aug 28, 2017 10:00 am

There is a new Chapter for Project Linus in the Redding area and Blue Iris is setting aside a special day each month for those of you who would like to use our sewing room and make your own quilts for Project Linus. The Project Linus Contact is: Donna Bucey and her number, if you have any questions, is: 530 222-3740. The size quilts that you can make for Project Linus are: Infant - 1 yard Toddler/Small Child - 1 1/2 yards and Large Child/Teen - 2 Yards Long by Width of Fabric. This is a wonderful charity to support and all of your quilts will go to local children. Hope you can join in!

Indian Orange Peel
- Sep 02, 2017 10:00 am

Another great paper piecing class with Karen Ottoboni! This is for those of you who have done paper piecing before and want a bit more of a challenge! Suggest CONFIDENT Beginner to Advanced.

Cost: $ 65.00
If you've been curious about how Cindy's Ultimate Stencils work, or you already own a set and need some tips, this is the perfect class for you! This is a lecture class with hands on design work.

Cost: $ FREE
Farm Girl Vintage Block of the Month
- Sep 09, 2017 10:00 am

This promises to be a really fun Block of the Month with Pauline Short at the helm! This BOM uses Lori Holt's Farm Girl Vintage Book and the blocks will be 6" pieced blocks using your favorite sewing machine...so make sure it is in good order before this class starts!

Bird Walk Block of the Month
- Sep 16, 2017 10:00 am

Come join us for a New Block of the Month on the 3rd Saturday of each month beginning in March. The finished quilt size is approximately 50" x 66"; it consists of traditional piecing, machine applique and paper piecing utilizing Primo Batiks River Rock by Marcus Brothers.

Cost: $ 15.00
We are so excited to have Jill Schumacher teaching at Blue Iris Quilt Shop. Jill is a National Award winning machine quilter and she teaches both nationally and internationally, sharing her techniques with others so that they will also be able to enhance the beauty of their own quilts. Come join us for 5 days of machine quilting with Jill, using your domestic machine. All levels are welcome and all aspects of machine quilting will be taught. If you've been wanting to learn how to quilt your own quilts, or if you want to take your quilting to the next level, this is the class for you! If you have already taken Jill's beginning class, you can still take this one as she has projects for you to take your skills further. You can also bring your own quilt top and Jill will help you figure out how to mark it using Jill's numerous stencils! Sign up early as space is limited.

Cost: $ 225.00
Donna Greenwald's Landscape Class
- Oct 02, 2017 10:00 am

Donna Greenwald is coming back to teach her Landscape class. We still have a couple of openings for this class, so, if this is something you've been wanting to do, sign up now! Openings for this landscape class have been few and far between! Donna is a fabulous teacher and she has an incredible eye for Landscape and has more techniques to teach you than I have fingers! Don't miss out on this opportunity!

Cost: $ 150.00
Wide Open Spaces
- Oct 27, 2017 10:00 am

"Wide Open Spaces" is another Linda Ballard creation! This is a three color quilt and is a very stunning quilt. While on Linda's Retreat in Bandin, several of the attendees had made this quilt and gave us quite a show and tell....they were all beautiful! So, if you are looking for a quilt that is beautiful and timeless, this will be a class that you will definitely want to take! Linda is a great teacher and she will amaze you with her tips and techniques; you will learn so much!

Cost: $ 40.00
Modern Lanterns
- Oct 28, 2017 10:00 am

Originally called "Asian Lights", Anna has come up with a more Modern version using Kaffe Fassett fabrics and it is just Stunning! Anna comes to us from Southern California and we are fortunate that she has relatives in Redding and loves to teach for us. Come join in on the fun won't you?

Cost: $ 40.00
Fall Fesitval with Donna Greenwald
- Nov 02, 2017 10:00 am

Donna has 5 great patterns for you to choose from. You can get several patterns and combine different elements. Donna has been teaching landscape and other techniques for a long time and she will guide you through making any of these small wallhangings! If you've ever wanted to try her techniques, this is the class for you!

Cost: $ 125.00
Linen Collage Class with Karen Ottoboni
- Nov 10, 2017 10:00 am

What to do with all those beautiful linen heirlooms left by our Grandmother's..we all have them but what do we do with them? In this class Karen will give you ideas on how to turn them into a collage that can be displayed and admired.

Cost: $ 35.00
Buggy Barn Party
- Nov 30, 2017 12:00 am

This three-day party allows you to have lunch at the Blue Iris, then sleep in your own bed, all while having the time of your life on a Buggy Barn quilt of your choice. The Buggy Barn technique is a variation of the stack and whack quilts. Come in and browse all of the Buggy Barn books, choose the quilt you want to make, and enjoy a coach helping you to stack, cut, shuffle and sew your way to Buggy happiness.

Cost: $ 125.00
You have an embroidery machine and your tired of towels and your thinking what's next? ......Come join us in this cute Machine Embroidered Baltimore Album type quilt. All designs will be included in the class..this class requires at least an 8x8 hoop or larger for you to do this cute machine applique quilt....if you have at least a 5x7 Hoop, you can do the same designs using only thread.

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Address: 9348 Deschutes Rd
Palo Cedro CA 96073

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