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Class Information

At Nancy's Quilt Shop you'll find that we offer many ways for you to learn, meet new people, and participate in small groups all while doing what you love - QUILTING! Please see the quick links below to help you navigate through the various categories. As with all classes please call ahead to book your place to avoid disappointment. Classes must be paid for in full at the time of registration. Don't see what you're looking for or you aren't sure which class would best suit your needs? Give us a call, we'd be glad to point you in the right direction. 

Class Policy at Nancy’s Quilt Shop

 We have a dedicated, well-lit classroom with handicap accessibility.

  • Full payment for classes is due at the time of registration to hold a place for you in the class.  Pre-registration is required.
  •  When you take a class, you will need to pick up your supply list and view the sample prior to the day of the class.  The majority of our teachers have specific supply requirements so that you will get the maximum benefit from their instruction.  If the class requires a book or pattern, you must have an original copy of the book or pattern, otherwise it is an infringement on the copyright law.
  •  Cancellation by the shop:  Refund will be given for the class.  Class cancellation by the student:  Store credit will be given if notification is received less than 5 business days but more than 24 hours prior to the class.  No credit will be given if less than 24 hours.  We remain firm on this policy to be fair to our teachers and other students.  We do have a student class minimum.
  •  Basic sewing supplies include:  scissors, pins, needles, seam ripper, ruler, rotary cutter, thread, and other supplies that you individually prefer. 
  •  For machine classes, please be thoroughly familiar with your machine.  Have your machine in good working order.  Bring everything you need (cords and presser feet).
  •  Only paid students may attend class.  Please do not ask to bring guests or your children to your class.  Please turn off your cell phones during the class.  Please do not wear fragrance to the class as many people have allergies.
  •  If the weather is bad, please call ahead and verify that your class will be held.  Please be aware of our limited parking.  If you are taking a full day class, unload your supplies and then move further away from the front door to allow for regular shoppers.
  •  We appreciate your purchase of class supplies at Nancy’s Quilt Shop.  Ask staff about discounts that apply to your class.
General Supply List
  • Rotary cutter—medium size with a new blade
  • Rotary ruler: 6” X 24”
  • Fabric, per pattern specifications
  • Good pins—thin
  • Pin Cushion
  • Scissors for thread snipping
  • Thread:  one spool of thread in same color as fabric
  • Seam ripper
  • Pencil and paper for notes
  • Sewing machine in good working order
  • Camera/phone for taking pictures of examples and layouts

This is a list of local groups who welcome fellow crafters. Don't see your group and would like to be added?  Just contact us. 
Port Orchard:
West Sound Quilters

Over the six months, we will create 13 uniquely appliqued blocks that can be separate art pieces or together make a 56" X 72" quilt. You may elect to do a wall hanging, or blocks of the month, or both. You may elect to attend some or all of the classes. Are you a beginner to applique? Great! Are you seasoned with applique techniques? Better still! All are welcome!

Cost: $ 35.00
The "Oh, Susanna's Stars" quilt pattern utilizes the fabric collection "Susannas Scraps" by Betsy Chutchian from Moda. It is a gorgeous 78" X 78" quilt top loaded with stars and stars-within-stars in varying dimensions. Over the six months you will hone your piecing skills while making these beautiful stars. This class is for intermediate skill level students. Come take the challenge!

Cost: $ 35.00
Tucker University is a series of 12 fully designed technique classes for the Studio 180 Design Tools and Techniques by Deb Tucker. This program is intended to offer you an exciting opportunity to build your quilting skill and accuracy. In each Tucker University Class, a new Studio 180 Design tool is taught. We make 4" units that you can combine and create new blocks. The creativity is contagious!

Cost: $ 30.00
Atlantic Flyway is named for the migratory path of waterfowl, shorebirds, and songbirds of the North American East Coast. With all of the geese traveling around this quilt, Atlantic Flyway seemed a most appropriate name. Techniques include ?Fast Flying Geese? with Wing Clipper trim down, ?Migrating Geese? for borders, and a bit of paper foundation piecing for tricky star points. It?s a wonderful wall quilt or a start to a medallion style quilt. Quilt size is 44? X 44?

Cost: $ 55.00
Join us for Beginning Quilting at Nancy's Quilt Shop. Eighteen hours of instruction, over six weeks will take you from a wanna-be quilter to a very confident quilter who is not afraid to tackle almost any quilt. Even self-taught quilters who take this class have gleaned tips and tricks to hone their skill sets. You will learn how to piece nine different blocks which can be combined to make hundreds of new blocks. You will learn about fabrics, color, correct machine sewing techniques, and how to arrange the blocks with the use of sashing and borders. At the end of six weeks you will have completed your quilt top. (We recommending following this class with our Finishing Class to learn how to quilt your top and apply your binding.)

Cost: $ 135.00
Join us for this two-part class in finishing your quilt tops. The first class will guide you through the steps to making the "sandwich" of backing, batting, and pieced top and quilting the piece on your own machine. Table runners, placemats or throw pillow size is recommended for this class. The second class teaches trimming and binding techniques for perfect bindings.

Cost: $ 45.00
We're really excited about this new seven (7) month "Technique of the Month" from Quiltworx and Judy Niemeyer. The Dinner Plate Dahlia quilt design is available to the public beginning January 1, 2019

Don't be afraid of the complexity of this quilt. It's easy using Studio 180 design rulers. This beautiful quilt is made with the combination of half square triangles, snails trails, and the Lemoyne star blocks. Come for an all day deep dive into creating this stunning quilt. (Optional lunch included.)

Cost: $ 65.00
This pattern is featured in The Big Book of Civil War Quilts. The fabric collection featured in the class sample quilt is Henry Glass' Winter Wonderland. This pattern has been "Tuckerized" using the Corner Pop and Tucker Trimmer to make it a fast, easy quilt! Quilt size is 65" X 85"

Cost: $ 45.00
This quilt was designed for Batik Textiles using their new fabric line, The Simply Primitive Collections. The finished quilt is 66" X 66" and includes applique. The class is taught in two parts. Kits are now available!

Cost: $ 65.00
This snazzy quilt is constructed using scrappy colored Split Rectangle units (rectangles with a diagonal seam dividing them). The pattern emerges with the combination of Left and Right Leaning Units strategically placed. Just for an extra bit of pizzazz, some of the Split Rectangles have DOUBLE Diagonal seams with a dark pop of color added. Quilt size is 62" X 74"

Cost: $ 45.00
Did you miss one of the Tucker University classes? Want to be caught up?

Come celebrate National Sew a Jelly Roll Day at Nancy's Quilt Shop! We will have a sale on jelly rolls, host project classes, and indulge in eating jelly roll donuts!

Let the fun begin! Join us for our community Open Sew time every Wednesday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Those with Memberships will come for free. For those without memberships, the charge is $10. All are welcome!