Quilting Workshops for Children
Quilting Classes for Children
Sponsored by The Fabric Garden, Madison, ME
Barbara Batchelder and Susan McPherson, teachers
Saturday two classes will be offered for children.
Space is limited to 10 children per class. The class fee is $15; there is no registration fee.
To register a child for one of these classes:
- Use the Workshop and Event Registration form
- Use a separate form for each child
- Include the child’s age
- A parent or guardian must sign the registration form.
SATURDAY, JULY 27 9:00-Noon
701 Christmas Stocking
Children ages 7-12 with no previous quilting experience are encouraged to take this class. Students will learn the basics of quilting and use a sewing machine. Sewing machine, fabric, supplies and tools are provided. Participants will make a simplified version of a quilt-as-you-go Christmas stocking. This fun new project will showcase piecing and quilting techniques. The partially lined stocking will feature holiday squares and is trimmed with a fleece cuff.
SATURDAY, JULY 27 1:00-4:00
702 IPAD Carrier and cell phone case
This class is for children ages 10-17 who know how to use a sewing machine and have already made a fabric/quilt project using basic sewing machine skills. Sewing machines, fabric, supplies and tools provided.
Participants in this class will make an IPAD carrier that can store cords, earplugs and other accessories. In addition, there is an inside pocket that can hold a notebook or papers. The project involves piecing, quilting, and using a buttonhole foot. A cell phone case will also be made during the class.