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Grandma's Attic hosts a wide variety of classes, from those for the novice up through advanced level material. Taught by well-qualified teachers, you will develop new skills, learn to use up-to-date equipment, and participate in class discussions.


Quilt Club - Wild Roses: Extraordinary American Women
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Sign up for Grandma's newest in-store quilt club: Wild Roses: Women of Strength and Honor. Wild Roses is a look at some extraordinary people who just happen to be women. You will learn about their lives, including each woman's unique story of adventure, romance, loss and/or triumph. Club dates for Winter 2017 are: Jan. 5/6/7; Feb. 2/3/4; Mar. 2/3/4; Apr. 6/7/8. Click through for more details.

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Quilt Club - Stories of Old Oregon Towns and Founders 3
In our third session of Towns and Founders Quilt Club, we are continuing our focus on the towns and founders within the state of Oregon. Grandma Rachel will guide you through the fascinating history of these towns, how they got their names, their early history, and more. You'll receive quilt block patterns, an informational newsletter and other entertaining handouts. After each session, there is a fabulous FREE lunch of soup, salad and dessert. Rachel Greco, Instructor. 2017 Dates: 1/21; 2/18; 3/18; 4/22; 5/20; 6/17; 7/22; 8/19; 9/23; 10/21; 11/18 & 12/9. Class: 10:00--11:30 am followed by a free lunch.

Price: $10.00 Start Up Fee   
 


Class - Applique Open Sew
Cheryl will lead you through the basics of fusible web applique. You can use Grandpa's Farm Block of the Month for the blocks and inspiration, you will learn the basics will creating a gorgeous full-size quilt. Alternatively, bring your own project to work on. Cheryl Libby, Instructor. Four Tuesdays, Jan. 10; Feb. 21; Mar. 21 & Apr. 11; 10:00 am—4:00 pm

Price: $5.00 per session   
 


Class - Basic Beginner Blocks
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Start at any time! Everyone was a beginner at one time or another! And what better way to learn the absolute basics of quilt making than with Aunt Cheryl. With over 20 years of quilting experience, she's seen it, sewn it, ripped it out and sewn it over again! Taking you step-by-step (and patiently) through a variety of simple quilt blocks, Cheryl will teach you accurate measuring, cutting and sewing methods, working with you one-on-one until you gain the skills and confidence that you need to be a confident beginner. Once your quilt blocks are constructed, you'll learn how to add sashing and borders to create your very own quilt top. Speak with Cheryl to get started at any time! Cheryl Libby, Instructor; Winter 2017 Dates: Fridays, Jan. 13; Feb. 10; Mar. 10; Apr. 14, 10:00 am-3 pm. First Class includes cost of book; then $5.00 per session after that.

Price: $45.00 per session   
 


Class - Basic Clothing Construction
Choose any pattern you want to make. Mare will show you how easy it is to make clothing for yourself. You'll learn the basics of clothing construction, as well as how to customize the pattern to suit your own unique personality. If you've ever wanted to learn how to sew clothing, this is your class. Mare Goeger, Instructor. 4 Saturday Sessions: 1/28; 2/25; 3/25 & 4/15; 10:00 am-4:00 pm.(Two classes are only $25.)

Price: $15.00 per class   
 


Class - Becky's Aprons
Becky makes the most gorgeous aprons! You'll love learning Becky's creative ideas as you stitch up an apron that is fun, funky and incredibly fabulous! Becky Lindquist, Instructor. Two Sessions Available. 10:00 am--4:00 pm.

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Price: $35.00    

 


Class - Beginning Machine Quilting
In this informative class, you will learn the basics of Machine Quilting. You will practice machine guided quilting using a walking foot. Instruction includes practice stopping, starting, cross hatching, stitch in the ditch and more. Students will also learn basics of stippling and free motion, while learning to control stitch length and speed. Cheryl Libby, Instructor. 4 Tuesdays, 4/18, 4/25, 5/9 and 5/16 ; 10:00 am--4:00 pm. Class fee includes book for first class; then $5 per session for next three sessions.

Price: $60.00    
 


Class - Creative Crayons Workshop
Local author Terrie Kygar's "melt and blend" techniques are designed to bring out your "inner Picasso" as you create a holiday design. Terrie will take you through basic construction techniques. Some supplies included. Class sizes are limited; you will want to register early. Terrie Kygar, Instructor. Saturday, Saturday, January 14; 10:00 am-4:00 pm.

Price: $40.00 per session   
 


Class - Double Irish Chain
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The Double Irish Chain is a time-honored quilt classic that can be made in any size from a crib quilt to a King Size bed quilt. Cheryl Libby, Instructor. 2 Thursdays, February 9 and 16; 10:00 am--4:00 pm. (Price includes cost of the book.)

Price: $45.00    
 


Class - Fabric Tinting with Terrie
Local quilt artist Terrie Kygar has created a new technique for tinting fabric that you are going to love. Come find out what it's all about. Terrie Kygar, Instructor. Saturday, Saturday, February 11; 10:00 am-4:00 pm.Some supplies are included with the class.

Price: $40.00 per session   
 


Class - Featherweight 221 Maintenance
A few hours with Karl and you'll learn how to keep your Featherweight 221 sewing machine running for years to come. Karl will provide complete instructions on lubrication, cleaning and tension adjustment. This is a must-take class! A small supply kit and illustrations are included with the price of the class. You must have a Featherweight 221 in good working order to attend class. Karl Johnson, Instructor; Friday, February 24; 10:00 am--Noon. Class fee includes kit and Karl's hand-outs.

Price: $30.00    
 


Class - Free Motion Embroidery
Award winner Alice Morris will show you how to turn your sewing machine into an artist's paintbrush using threads as your medium. You'll be amazed at what you can create using Alice's confidence-building techniques. Alice Morris, Instructor. 3 Tuesdays, Nov. 8, 15 & 29; 9:30 am-Noon.

Price: $60.00    
 


Class - Hand Embroidery Sampler
Create a classic embroidery sampler as you sit and stitch with Aunt Cheryl. She will teach you how to construct the embroidery stitches needed to make a traditional sampler. Suitable for all skill levels, you can be successful even if you've never threaded a needle. Cheryl Libby, Instructor; Thursday, March 23; 1:00 pm--4:00 pm.

Price: $0.00    
 


Class - Open Sew
Come sew with Cheryl! For intermediate to advanced skill level, when you're looking for good company and a little assistance with projects you are working on. Cheryl will be in the classroom to offer assistance on many different types of projects, including sewing, quilting and embroidery. $5 per class you attend. Every Monday, January 2 through April 24 (except March 27). Every Wednesday, January 4 through April 26 (except March 29) Evening Open Sew Class, Thursdays, January 19; February 16; March 16 & April 20; 4:00-9:00 pm

Price: $5.00 per session   
 


Class - Peek a Boo Table Runner
Here's an interesting table runner that is made using a variation of the old-time pattern Cathedral Window. Esther will show you how easy it is to make. Esther Harrison, Instructor. Two Sessions available. 10:00 am--3:00 pm. Pattern is included in price of class.

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Price: $20.00    

 


Class - Quilt Making Classics III
Have you ever wanted to learn the concepts behind some of those old-time quilt patterns like trapunto? This is the class for you. Cheryl will show you easy ways to make this traditional quilt classic. Cheryl Libby, Instructor. 2 Tuesdays, January 17 & 24; 10:00 am--4:00 pm.

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Price: $15.00 per session   

 


Class - Sew Together Bag
Here's a bag that is simple to make but incredibly versatile as to its use. Cheryl will show you how to put a zipper in with no effort at all. All you have to do is dream up the multiple uses you'll find for this bag. Cheryl Libby, Instructor; Thursday, March 16; 10:00 am--4:00 pm.

Price: $30.00    
 


Class - Simple Stitches Embroidery
Embroidery is fun and relaxing! Sit and stitch with Cheryl Libby as she teaches you how to transfer a pattern and takes you through basic embroidery stitches. Suitable for all skill levels, you can be successful even if you've never threaded a needle. Some class materials are included with class fee. Cheryl Libby, Instructor. Thursday, March 23; 10:00 am--Noon

Price: $15.00    
 


Class - Sunbonnet Sue Pillow
Everyone loves Sunbonnet Sue! Esther will show you how to create an adorable pillow featuring Sue using fusible web applique and buttonhole stitch techniques. Esther Harrison, Instructor; Thursday, February 23; 10:00 am-3:00 pm. Class fee includes Sunbonnet Sue fabric.

Price: $25.00    
 


Class - Thread Bag Combo
Cheryl's found the most adorable pin cushion thread bag pattern ever. You'll want to make one for your own sewing room and maybe another for a friend! Cheryl will show you how. Cheryl Libby, Instructor; Thursday, April 20; 10:00 am-3:00 pm. includes pattern and some supplies.

Price: $15.00    
 


Class - Victorian Table Runner
This beautiful table runner looks difficult but is actually easy to create. Esther will show you how to achieve the curved piecing needed. Esther Harrison, Instructor; 2 Thursdays, January 19 and 26; 10:00 am-3:00 pm. Class fee includes pattern.

Price: $40.00    
 


Embroidery Club - Machine Embroidery with Alice
If you love free motion embroidery, you will love the opportunity to sew with Embroidery Artist Alice Morris each month. Her Free Motion Machine Embroidery Club explores embroidery techniques. Alice helps you build your skills and the camaraderie cannot be beat! Note: Free Motion Machine Embroidery is a prerequisite for joining this club. Alice Morris, Instructor. Winter 2017 Sessions: January 3; February 7; March 7, April 4; 9:30 am--Noon.

Price: $5.00 per session