Classes

Learn this great new technique from local artist, Sheri Pape. There is a secret to making a traditional basket lattice quilt using 2 ½” strips and we are going to share the secret. Students will make a 22” square table cover in class to learn and practice this technique. This project is good for anyone with basic quilt making skills.

Cost: $ 10.00
This six week class teaches “classic” quilt blocks like the Triple Rail, the Log Cabin, Churn Dash and the Ohio Star as well as 5 other blocks that make up the 12-block sampler quilt. Students will learn how to select fabrics, use a rotary cutter, chain piece, strip piece and add borders. The class is for the true beginner or for someone interested in freshening up their skills.

Cost: $ 99.00
Spend the day stitching at Sunshine Stitches. This is open sewing – you can’t do laundry, clean the house, or any of the other things that interfere with our stitching! We will provide beverages and great company!

Cost: $ 10.00
Do you own Floriani Software? Join our Floriani User Group on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 10:00am -11:30am. This group will watch a short video that teaches different ways to use the software. After the video we discuss the project, hold an open forum to learn from each other, and show and tell any projects you have been working on and/or completed.

Cost: $ 5.00
MACHINE EMBROIDERY CLASS - Get ready to celebrate our great country this summer with this table topper (or wall hanging) designed by Claudia's Creations. This pattern only requires a 5" x 7" hoop with a finished size of 24" x 24". This 2 session class starts Friday, June 5th and finishes the following Friday, June 12th. Both classes are from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

Cost: $ 20.00
MACHINE EMBROIDERY CLASS - Claudia's Creations has a wonderful design show casing the Pledge of Allegiance. This table topper requires a hoop of at least 6 x 8 and finished to 161/2" x 32". This would be great to add to you 4th of July decorations, or give it as a gift.

Cost: $ 20.00
Spend a Friday night stitching at Sunshine Stitches. This is open sewing from 5:00 pm until 11:00 pm. We will provide beverages and great company!

Cost: $ 10.00
Learn to piece curves using the Winners Bouquet templates and pattern. This beautiful quilt uses gentle curves, that are fun to sew. The class meets on two evenings, the first class you will learn the technique. In the second class you will put the blocks that you have completed together.

Cost: $ 20.00

Events

The Omaha Modern Quilt Guild was established in 2012 to help promote the modern quilting movement in the Omaha area. Our guild is focused on developing the modern aesthetic of quilting within our members and our community. Modern quilting is a new and rapidly growing movement in the quilting world. We welcome all quilters to come to our meetings. Whether you are experienced in modern design, or just looking to expand your quilting horizons please come join us. It is our hope that you will leave embracing this new movement and ready to create something unique.

Our purpose is simply to assemble quilt tops for veterans and service members touched by war. You can bring your own Quilts of Valor project to work on, or you can work on a Quilt kit that will be provided. Come prepared for a fun day of quilting. Please contact the store at 402-504-1345 and let us know that you are coming. For more information on Quilts of Valor go to www.qofv.org

Cost: $ FREE