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 Newberg, OR 97132

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# Hash Tag Quilt

Do you have a pile of quilt tops? Come learn from a professional about how to get started.  Helene Knott, national teacher and designer, will be here to teach you the ins and outs of machine quilting using your sewing machine.  In this two session class, you will have hands on practice learning; stitch in the ditch, freezer paper templates, tracing paper, painters tape for marking, and a whole lot more…  This is a 2 session class.

 

Instructor : Helene Knott

When : Thurs. March 8th & 15th

Time : 10:00 – 4:30pm

Fee : $60.00

Ace Sewing & Vacuum 2018 Class Schedule

Hours:

Beginning Quilting

This is a six week class to take you from beginning to the end for a finished quilt. Start by learning about color selection, proper cutting techniques with a rotary cutter, proper borders, quilting and binding. You will be making a sampler quilt and each week you will be making different blocks. Always something NEW to learn. Start as a beginner or take as a refresher class.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Tues. Feb. 20, Mar. 6, 13, 20, Apr. 3,10,17

Time : 3:00 – 6:00pm

Fee : $125.00

*Class Cancelation Policy: Store must be notified of cancelation one week before class to receive a full refund or store credit.

 

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503-538-1122

Monday - Friday : 10 - 6

Saturday : 10 - 5

Quilting Classes

# Hash Tag Quilt

A fun quilt by Missouri Star Quilt Co. This 41” x 47” quilt works well using 10” layer cakes, fat quarters or choose all your own. This quilt is very fun for the student going off to college since they are the generation of “hash taggers”.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Fri. March 16th

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Cranberry Chutney

These 8” blocks are so much fun to make as each one is created

randomly.  No stressing over matching points other than your

block corners. The more blocks you make, the larger the quilt.

The pattern includes up to a 64” x 72” quilt.

Instructor:  Victoria Jones

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Sat. Jan. 20th

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Easy Cathedral Window

This traditional block has been given an update so it can be made on the sewing machine instead of by hand.  This project is perfect for using a Charm pack of prints and another with coordinating fabrics, or you may choose to cut your own.  Come learn Victoria’s tricks.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Sat. Mar. 17th                                                                                                    

Time : 1:00 – 6:00pm                                                                                                                    

Fee : $45.00

Machine Quilting 101

Do you like wearing knit clothing? Join Barb and learn to make your own knit shirt, skirt, or pants. Shirts can be long sleeve or short sleeved, turtle-neck, mock or binding finish.  Beginner to advanced sewers. Great project for your Serger!

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When : Fri. April 27th

Time : 11:00 – 2:00pm    

Fee : $40.00

Serging with Knits

These baskets are fun, easy and quick to make.  Could be a great way to present a small hostess or shower gift.  There are three different sized baskets in this pattern, one for every use.  A great way to use up scraps.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Tues. Feb. 20th

Time : 11:00 – 2:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Basket of Charms

Just For Fun Classes

These boxes are not difficult to make and can be made in a variety of small sizes. They make excellent use of novelty prints and are a delightful gift in themselves but can be used as special gift boxes to fill with chocolates, jewelry or whatever little gift you want to tuck in for a sweetheart or a friend.  

 

Instructor : Helene Knott

When : Thurs. Feb. 8th

Time : 10:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Valentine’s Treasure Boxes

Even if you’ve never stitched a zipper before, you’ll have a hoot making this bag!  Whoooo will you make it for and what will you tuck inside?  These could be a hoot to give to your special young friends.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Tues. Mar. 6th

Time : 11:00 – 2:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Owl Zip

A great bag for the trip to the beach or shopping with friends; there are six pockets inside the bag and the trim detail on the outside is VERY easy to create.  The bag has an easy to accomplish NO SAG bottom built in.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Tues. Apr. 3rd

Time : 10:00 – 2:00pm

Fee : $40.00

Capri Carryall

Ace Building

Molas are colorful reverse appliqué panels featuring folk art motifs that are made by the natives of San Blas Islands off the coast of Guatemala. Traditionally made using painstaking hand appliqué techniques, this easy machine technique makes them fast and fun.

 

Instructor : Helene Knott

When : Thurs. May 3rd

Time : 10:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Marvelous Mach-Molas

“Those who don’t use it, will lose it.” Such a true statement when applied to sergers. Pull yours out of the closet and let’s get serging. You will learn threading, tying on/off, spaghetti straps, stabilizing your seams, rolled hems, and much more.

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When : Thurs. Jan. 25th, 3:00 – 5:30pm

OR Mon. Mar. 12th, 3:00 – 5:30pm    

OR Tues. May 8th, 3:00 – 5:30pm                          

 

Fee : $40.00 *Free if machine purchased at Ace Sewing & Vacuum

Serger Basics

Getting To Know Your Serger

Do you have a NEW or new to your machine you need help with? Learn threading, winding the bobbin, care of machine, changing feet, and all the ins & outs of your machine. Yes, please bring your own machine.

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When :

Thurs. Jan. 18th, 3:00 – 5:00pm OR

Tues. Jan 30th, 6:00 – 8:00pm OR

Tues. Feb. 13th, 3:00 – 5:00pm OR

Mon. Mar. 19th, 3:00 – 5:00pm OR

Thurs. April 5th, 6:00 – 8:00pm OR

Tues. May 22nd, 6:00 – 8:00pm

 

Fee : $35.00 *Free if machine purchased at Ace Sewing & Vacuum

Sewing Machine Basics

Three hour instructional class required before rental. Customer purchases their own set of leaders, bobbins, needles, and thread. Rental is $20.00 per hour by appointment only. It would be very helpful to also take the quilting 101 class.

 

*Computerized quilting is not available for rental.

Tin Lizzie Long Arm Rental

In this two-day class students will make a rocky ocean

seascape from a quilt pattern of Helene’s design.  In the

first session you will be discussing the principles of  

landscape design and how to achieve perspective.  Students will

then begin constructing their quilt using a ‘striplique’

method that combines strip piecing and appliqué that

can be hand, machine or fused according to student's

preference

 

Instructor : Helene Knott

When : Thurs. April 19th

Time : 10:00 – 4:30pm

Fee : $45.00

Oregon Seascape

A great table runner, bed runner, or wall hanging; this project

goes together very quickly and is perfect for using your stash.

You can make it scrappy or not.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Sat. May 19th

Time : 1:00 – 6:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Cherry Stones

A great table runner in two sizes (although it can easily be made larger if you wish).  This is a terrific project to use a 2-1/2” Jelly Roll or strips from your left-overs from previous projects.  Also, you can use the excess strips from this project to create the border for the Slice Table Runner shown in the same book – two almost for the price of one.  

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Sat. Feb. 10th

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Tango Table Runner

This project would make a wonderful Holiday or Winter table

runner – think of gift giving and make one in the recipients

favorite colors.  The pieced sections are easy to construct and

put together, you’ll have this finished in no time.  

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Fri. May 18th

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Rock Candy Table Runner

Make a holder in holiday fabrics or to coordinate with your

every day dishes.  Perfect for parties and gift giving! These

cute and collapsible holders are great for catching threads

while you sew.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Tues. Mar. 13th

Time : 11:00 – 2:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Buttoned Napkin Holders

Beginning Quilting Sewing Machine Basics

This project is done with 10” squares, so a layer cake kit would be perfect for this class.  With a little attention to color placement this table runner goes together pretty quick.  This is a great class for beginners.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Wed. Jan 10th

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Squared Table Runner

This book has three different pillow patterns in it and you may

pick the one you would like to do.  Two of the patterns have

zippers in the back and on one the two back pieces overlap.

Each of the pillows has a different technique and you can

mix and match them as you wish.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Wed. Jan. 31st

Time : 11:00 – 4:00 pm

Fee : $45.00

Pick Your Pillow

Serging with Knits Serger Basics

This is a 3 hour instructional class on using the quilting machine.  You will learn how to thread the machine, wind bobbins, maintenance, load the quilt, and use a pantograph with laser light. Class is limited, so sign up early.

 

Instructor : Kate McIntyre  

When :

Tues. Jan. 16th, 6:00 – 9:00pm OR Tues. Feb .20th, 6:00 – 9:00pm   OR  

Tues. Mar. 20th, 6:00 – 9:00pm OR Tues. Apr. 17th, 6:00 – 9:00pm   OR

Tues. May 15th, 6:00 – 9:00pm                                                                                          

                                                                                           

Fee : $45.00

Tin Lizzie Long Arm Classes

Cranberry Chutney

Table Turners

Squared Table Runner

Paper Piercing Projects

This is a techniques class on “How to” paper piece your quilt blocks. You will easily master sharp points, precise piecing and curves. Just think, no accurate cutting required.  Everything you need for class is in the kit, except your sewing machine.

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Tues. Mar. 20th

Time : 11:00 – 2:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Kit Fee :  $12.50

Paper Piecing Primer

This makes up as a wonderful table topper or could become

the center piece for a larger project.  This is a fun project to

learn paper piecing.  You’ll get those wonderful points and

even the flying geese around the outer edge are paper pieced.

Play with fabric choices to highlight different areas of the project.  

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Fri. Apr. 20th  

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Kit fee:  $7.50

Tutti Frutti

Paper Piecing Primer

Really it’s serger piecing.  Join Barb with your serger on a trip down the “Yellow Brick Road”.  This quilt can be made any size, any color, flannel, or cotton.  Perfect quilt for dorm rooms and will wash and wear 10 times longer than a sewing machine pieced quilt.  

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When : Fri. Mar. 9th

Time : 11:00 – 2:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Serger Quilting

Basket of Charms

Create a fun and easy tote using 5" precut squares and the

Lil' Twister Tool for the main part of the outer tote.  There are

pockets inside that can be easily adjusted for your favorite things

(i.e., cell phone, keys, etc.)  

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : :  Sat. Apr. 21st

Time : 1:00 – 6:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Simply Charming Twister Tote

A terrific, slouchy bag that would be a great project to use

fat quarters you’ve collected or use the excuse to shop for

new ones.  There is one zippered pocket in the lining – don’t

worry, inserting the zipper is really easy!

 

Instructor : Victoria Jones

When : Thurs. Feb. 22nd  

Time : 11:00 – 4:00pm

Fee : $45.00

Sling Bag

After you have mastered the basics, your machine may qualify for a second class.  This class covers the memory part of your machine, the additional features and the rest of the accessories.  Come learn Barb’s tips and tricks.

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When :

Thurs. March 22, 3:00 – 5:00pm

 

Fee : $35.00 *Free if machine purchased at Ace Sewing & Vacuum

Sewing Machine Advanced

Easy Cathedral Window Tango Table Runner

Join Barb with your serger and fabric to zip together a great

spring skirt.  You will be amazed at how quick it goes

together.  Learn serging in elastic and easy hemming.

 

When : Thurs. May. 10th

Time : 3:00 – 6:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Serger Skirt

Hats are fun and easy to serge and make fabulous gifts. You will

want to make some for everyone in the family. Bring your serger and

fabric and come play with Barb making hats.

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When : Tues. Feb. 27th

Time : 3:00 – 6:00pm

Fee : $35.00

Serger Hats

Serger Hats Sling Bag Buttoned Napkin Holders Pick Your Pillow

Adults: Come join the fun with other quilters for a day of sewing; share tips and laughter plus have Victoria available to answer questions and help with your projects You’ll meet new friends and finish up some of those UFO’s hanging around your sewing room. Yes, you can do both sessions and just stay all day! Please call the store to reserve your spot!

 

When:  3rd Wednesday of each month Jan 17th, Feb 21st, Mar 21st, Apr 18th, May 16th

 

Cost of Class:  $10.00 for the Day Session from 10:00am until 5:00pm

                      $5.00 for the Evening Session from 5:00pm until 9:00pm

OPEN SEW WITH VICTORIA

Calling all interested kids. Ages 8 – 14, both boys and girls.

Bring your sewing machine or borrow one of ours.  Day 1:

Sewing machine operations with a pin cushion. Day 2:  

Pillow case with French seams. Day 3: Zippered coin purse.

This class is for every child who may want to start sewing.  

Three days of Fun!

 

Instructor : Barb Thomas

When : Spring Break Mar. 27, 28, & 29th

Time : 10:30 – 12:30 pm

Fee : $60.00   includes all fabric

Kid’s Camp

Kids Camp

BLOCK OF THE MONTH IS HERE!

Floral Menagerie; By In the Beginning Fabrics

Join Victoria Jones every 3rd Saturday starting

In March from: 10:30 am – 11:30 am

First Meeting Saturday March 17th.  

 

Victoria will do a lecture demo class each month

on tips and tricks of completing each block.

There  are 12 blocks in all so we plan to finish in

February of 2019. Make yours scrappy, planned or

from your stash. Let our staff assist you in picking

your fabric. Sign Up now to Reserve your spot!

 

Fee to Join:  $15.00.  If you return each month with your finished block for show n tell, your next months pattern will be free. If your block is not complete or if you miss class your next pattern will cost you $5.00.  At the March meeting a voucher for one free pass will be handed out.  This means you can miss one time and not have to pay for your pattern. Any questions, please contact the store. This first Block of the month is great for beginners and is a great skill builder.  You will be learning new techniques every month and or new ways to make the same block. Please come enjoy the fun with us!

Floral Menagerie