+1 (860) 642-8099
  • Stitch Chicks Quilt Shop
    Stitch Chicks Quilting Lessons
    clean and comfortable setting
    classes for all skill levels

learn to quilt

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced quilter, Stick Chicks is sure to have quilting classes for you. Enjoy our friendly shop setting while learning something new and making a beautiful quilt of your own.

quilting classes for everyone

beginners

Basic introduction to quilting including facbric selection, rotary cutting, seam allowance, pressing, and other techniques to make strip quilts, wall hangings, and more.

advanced

Ongoing introduction to quilting including pattern selection, special tool selection & use, special piecing and other techniques to make advanced quilting projects.

group sew

An opoortunity to get UFOs done and to receive assistance from on-site instructors and group mentors. Also a great opportunity to "show and tell" individual projects.

quilting class descriptions
Fun Friday

Join us for a fun & easy project.

Class is free. Kit will be provided for a nominal fee.

  • Friday October 27 11:00 AM - 12:30PM
Quilting 101

New to the world of Quilting? Let us show you how to piece a quilt, learn all the tools of the trade and finish a wall hanging.

$60 + book and supplies.

  • Tuesday October 3 5:30 PM - 8:30PM
  • Tuesday October 10 5:30 PM - 8:30PM
  • Tuesday October 17 5:30 PM - 8:30PM
  • Tuesday October 24 5:30 PM - 8:30PM
Open Sew

Come and work on any project that you want. Great opportunity to get those UFO's done. There will be an instructor and several mentors here to answer any questions.

Free!!

  • Every Tuesday 10:00 AM - 5:00PM
  • Every Thursday 5:00 PM - 8:00PM
Quilting 102

Continue your quilting knowledge in this class. Learn how to make half square triangles and line up rows with sashing.

$60.

  • Every Thursday 1:00 PM - 4:00PM
Quilts of Valor Sew Day

First Sunday of each month unless otherwise noted. Come any time to help construct quilts to be given to veterans. Help of any type is always appreciated- sewing, ironing, cutting.

Free!

Millie Certification Class

This will be a 3 hour class to become certified to quilt your quilt tops on our longarm machine. Purchase of zipper sets will be required. See our monthly calendar for the schedule of classes or call to schedule a class at your convenience.

$65 plus zipper set.

Stripology Squared Club (Session 4)

Use the Stripology ruler and book to complete one of the featured projects. There will be 6 sessions. Fabric and supplies required.

$20 per session.

  • Saturday October 28 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Hand Embroidery Club #9

We will be doing a project every month to help you learn the different embroidery stitches.

$20 plus supplies.

  • Friday October 13 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Christmas Creation

Get a head start on Christmas gifts. Each month we do an easy project that you can finish in class. No charge for this class. There will be a required kit to purchase.

  • Wednesday October 11 10:00 AM - 12:00PM
It's Not A Square Block Of The Month Club

Starting this month will be held on the first Saturday of every month for the next 11 months.

  • Saturday October 7 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Starlight Waltz Quilt (Similar to the Tennessee Waltz)

There are two star blocks that make up the design of this quilt. Deb Tucker's V Block ruler will be used to make the star points for the large star.

$35 plus pattern, fabrics and supplies.

  • Wednesday October 4 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Nifty Little Pockets

This 9" pouch is so adorable you will want to take it with you everywhere. It features a slide clasp bar with magnetic clip.

$30 plus pattern, fabrics, and supplies.

  • Friday October 6 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Laurel Birch Panel Quilt

Learn how to turn Laurel Birch's bright and vibrant panel into a beautiful quilt. Or Kathie will work with you using any panel you like.

#35 plus pattern, fabric and supplies.

  • Wednesday October 18 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Cupcake/Cake Mix Instruction

Learn how to use the Cake Mix papers with Layer Cakes and/or the Cupcake papers with Charm Packs to make quilts, table runners, etc.

$25 plus Cake Mix or Cupcake and fabic

  • Friday October 20 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Bargello Quilt

So many of us have the Bargello on our list of quilts we would like to make. So now is your chance. Yvette will guide you through the color placement and cutting to create this stunning quilt.

$35 plus pattern and fabric.

  • Saturday October 21 11:00 AM - 4:00PM
Field of Stars (Cardinal) Quilt

This stunning quilt features 3 different sized stars with cardinals showcased within the star. Additional cardinal fabric makes up the border to create a beautiful finishing touch.

$35 plus pattern, fabric, and supplies.

  • Wednesday October 25 11:00 AM - 4:00PM