Classes


Linked Chevrons
- Jun 27, 2018 10:00 am

Wed, June 27 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Linked Chevrons Deanna Skapiak Class Fee $45 + Supplies Learn to use Marti Michell’s modified log cabin method to create a runner that “links” down the length of your table. Perfect for summertime picnics! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 45.00
Fabric Collage Workshop
- Jun 28, 2018 02:00 pm

Fabric Collage Workshop Maggie Marziale Class Fee $20 + Supplies Laura Heine's patterns are awesome! We'll talk about the process of making these beauties, prep our fabrics and explore placement possibilities. Small amounts of a variety of fabrics are needed... so swapping fabrics will be greatly encouraged, after all... variety is the spice of collage! Come to one session, or come to all three! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 20.00
Fri, June 29 10:00 am – 3:00 pm The “Skinny” on Raw Edge Applique by Machine Maggie Marziale Class Fee $45 + Supplies Learn all about easy machine appliqué in this class. Use small amounts of fusible so the block remains soft. Learn how to secure the pieces with the machine blanket stitch as it creates a beautiful edge treatment. Explore the details of points and curves as we create this “Fun in the Sun” skinny quilt. (Please bring a brown bag lunch.) Skill level: Confident beginner

Machine Quilting with Rulers
- Jun 30, 2018 10:00 am

Machine Quilting with Rulers Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 per session + Supplies Come join the fun exploring the world of machine quilting and ruler work. You will be amazed at the professional look you can get with the use of ruler templates and a ruler foot on your home sewing machine. This class is hands-on, and we'll use a different ruler each month to create quilting designs. As we use each ruler, we'll play with its endless possibilities. Whether you take one class or take them all, ruler work will open up a new door in machine quilting that is exciting and great fun! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 25.00
Skill Builder Block Series #3
- Jun 30, 2018 01:30 pm

Skill Builder Block Series Block #3 Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 per session + Supplies Improve or increase your piecing skills and learn some tricks of the trade in this going series. Take one class or take them all! In this block, you'll learn how to make half square triangles. Triangle paper makes this block come together like a breeze. We'll call this block “Summer Winds.” Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 25.00
Serger Club $30 Membership
- Jul 07, 2018 10:00 am

Serger Club John Johnson $30 for a 6-month membership or $10 per session Whether you've had a long time of experience with your serger or are just starting this club is for you. Lots of fun techniques and projects will be explored each month. You will learn decorative techniques, practical time saving short cuts and delve into some of the cool accessories available for sergers today. Pull your serger out of the closet and become friends with your new sidekick! This club begins in June, and will meet monthly through November. Skill level: All welcome

Cost: $ 30.00
Serger Club $10 per session
- Jul 07, 2018 10:00 am

Serger Club John Johnson $10 per session Whether you've had a long time of experience with your serger or are just starting this club is for you. Lots of fun techniques and projects will be explored each month. You will learn decorative techniques, practical time saving short cuts and delve into some of the cool accessories available for sergers today. Pull your serger out of the closet and become friends with your new sidekick! This club begins in June, and will meet monthly through November. Skill level: All welcome

Cost: $ 10.00
Kimberbell Machine Embroidery Club Amie Valentine $10 per session Little Shop Clubs are fun and informative! Join Amie each month as she explores the cuteness that is Kimberbell! Make the most of your embroidery machine, and owners of all brands are welcome. This club begins in March, and will continue through August. Skill level: All welcome

Cost: $ 10.00
BERNINA New Owner Classes
- Jul 11, 2018 05:00 pm

Class 1: Wed, June 6 5:00 – 8:00 pm Class 2: Wed, June 13 5:00 – 8:00 pm Class 3: Wed, July 11 5:00 – 8:00 pm Class 4: Wed, July 18 5:00 – 8:00 pm BERNINA New Owner Classes John Johnson Class Fee $30 each session + Supplies, Or FREE if you purchased your machine from The Little Shop! Welcome to your new BERNINA! These mastery classes will help you learn your machine and how to use all of your presser feet. Class 1: All new BERNINAS Class 2: 5 series, 7 series, 8 series Class 3: BERNINA embroidery machines Class 4: BERNINA embroidery machines Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Hoop Fabric Weaving
- Jul 12, 2018 10:00 am

Embroidery Hoop Fabric Weaving Kendra Phipps Class Fee $35 + Supplies What was "Old" is "New" again! Join Kendra in learning the basic skills of weaving using an embroidery hoop and fabric scraps. A fun and easy way to create a unique piece of art! Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 35.00
Mini Mosaic Wall Art
- Jul 13, 2018 10:00 am

Fri, July 13 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Mini Mosaic Wall Art Amie Valentine Class Fee $40 + Supplies What a fun way to use up itty bitty batik scraps! Learn to make a masterpiece with your leftover snippets! Who knew you were such an artist? (Lunch on your own.) Skill level: Confident beginner

Computer 101
- Jul 14, 2018 10:00 am

Sat, July 14 10:00 am – Noon Computer 101 John Johnson Class Fee $20 + Supplies Make the most of your embroidery machine by learning computer basics. This class will teach you to how to make a file, transfer embroidery designs, use USB sticks, and organize your designs in folders. Skill level: Beginner

Project of Doom
- Jul 14, 2018 01:00 pm

Project of Doom Maggie Marziale Class Fee $20 per session + Supplies Are you a fan of HP and wizarding fun? There happens to be a free online pattern for a bookshelf quilt full of magic and mayhem. Come join us for a monthly series of learning and laughter as we journey through assembling and embellishing these paper pieced blocks. Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 20.00
BERNINA New Owner Classes
- Jul 18, 2018 05:00 pm

Class 1: Wed, June 6 5:00 – 8:00 pm Class 2: Wed, June 13 5:00 – 8:00 pm Class 3: Wed, July 11 5:00 – 8:00 pm Class 4: Wed, July 18 5:00 – 8:00 pm BERNINA New Owner Classes John Johnson Class Fee $30 each session + Supplies, Or FREE if you purchased your machine from The Little Shop! Welcome to your new BERNINA! These mastery classes will help you learn your machine and how to use all of your presser feet. Class 1: All new BERNINAS Class 2: 5 series, 7 series, 8 series Class 3: BERNINA embroidery machines Class 4: BERNINA embroidery machines Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 30.00
Cathedral Flag
- Jul 19, 2018 10:00 am

Thur, July 19 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Cathedral Flag Deanna Skapiak Class Fee $45 + Supplies Use cathedral window blocks to create a patriotic American flag wall hanging or table topper! This fun technique requires no backing fabric or quilting! (Please bring a brown bag lunch.) Skill level: Confident beginner

Little Shop Mini Retreat!
- Jul 20, 2018 10:00 am

Introducing The Little Shop's Mini Retreat! Registration is $30, and reserves a seat for you to stitch in our bright, new classroom space. Your registration fee includes lunch, a tasty afternoon treat, and a surprise gift from us! Spend the day with your Quilty Friends and make new friends. Bring whatever you want to work on -- no instructor will be present. Seating is limited for this event, so check your calendar, and call 937-384-0804 to register today!

Cost: $ 30.00
BERNINA 7-Series Boot Camp
- Jul 21, 2018 11:00 am

Sat, July 21 11:00 am – 3:00 pm BERNINA 7-Series Boot Camp John Johnson Class Fee $30 + Supplies Sargent John is calling you to service! Spend a day learning fun techniques with your 7-series BERNINA. Learn to accomplish more with your machine, including buttonholes, pattern combinations, stitch memory, using the record function, and additional BSR training. This class is FREE if you purchased your machine from The Little Shop! (Lunch on your own.) Skill level: Beginner

Little Shop Day Retreat!
- Jul 25, 2018 10:00 am

Who's ready for a Little Shop Day Retreat? Yippee!! Join us for a 10-hour Quilt-Till-You-Wilt Retreat! Registration is $40, and reserves a seat for you to stitch in our bright, new classroom space from 10am until 8pm. Your registration fee includes lunch, a tasty afternoon treat, and dinner, as well as a surprise gift from us! Spend the day with your Quilty Friends and make new friends. Bring whatever you want to work on -- no instructor will be present. Seating is limited for this event, so check your calendar, and call 937-384-0804 to register today!

Cost: $ 40.00
Fabric Collage Workshop
- Jul 26, 2018 02:00 pm

Fabric Collage Workshop Maggie Marziale Class Fee $20 + Supplies Laura Heine's patterns are awesome! We'll talk about the process of making these beauties, prep our fabrics and explore placement possibilities. Small amounts of a variety of fabrics are needed... so swapping fabrics will be greatly encouraged, after all... variety is the spice of collage! Come to one session, or come to all three! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 20.00
Machine Quilting with Feed Dogs Up
- Jul 27, 2018 10:00 am

Fri, July 27 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Machine Quilting with Feed Dogs Up Maggie Marziale Class Fee $50 + Supplies Want to quilt your own quilts but not ready for free motion? You've used your walking foot to stitch in the ditch, but you'd like to do more. Let's get out the ditch and take that foot for a walk with designs from basic to beautiful! (Lunch on your own.) Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 50.00
Machine Quilting with Rulers
- Jul 28, 2018 10:00 am

Machine Quilting with Rulers Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 per session + Supplies Come join the fun exploring the world of machine quilting and ruler work. You will be amazed at the professional look you can get with the use of ruler templates and a ruler foot on your home sewing machine. This class is hands-on, and we'll use a different ruler each month to create quilting designs. As we use each ruler, we'll play with its endless possibilities. Whether you take one class or take them all, ruler work will open up a new door in machine quilting that is exciting and great fun! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 25.00
Skill Builder Block Series #4
- Jul 28, 2018 01:30 pm

Skill Builder Block Series Block #4 Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 per session + Supplies Improve or increase your piecing skills and learn some tricks of the trade in this ongoing series. Take one class or take them all! In this block, you’ll learn how to make flying geese. We’ll talk about the different ways they have been made over the years and how to make them with no wasted fabric as we make our “Fox and Geese” block. Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 25.00
Infinity Bargello
- Aug 02, 2018 10:00 am

Thur, August 2 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Infinity Bargello Deanna Skapiak Class Fee $60 + Supplies This modified bargello technique features an infinity symbol that is striking against a dark background. There is no end to the quilty fun! (Lunch on your own.) Skill level: Confident beginner

Take Five Quilt
- Aug 03, 2018 10:00 am

Fri, August 3 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Take Five Quilt Amie Valentine Class Fee $30 + Supplies Five fabrics is all it takes to make a fun, quick quilt! Makes a great gift, and this is the perfect project for a beginning quilter. You choose the size of quilt you want, and then – Take Five! Skill level: Beginner

Serger Club $10 per session
- Aug 04, 2018 10:00 am

Serger Club John Johnson $10 per session Whether you've had a long time of experience with your serger or are just starting this club is for you. Lots of fun techniques and projects will be explored each month. You will learn decorative techniques, practical time saving short cuts and delve into some of the cool accessories available for sergers today. Pull your serger out of the closet and become friends with your new sidekick! This club begins in June, and will meet monthly through November. Skill level: All welcome

Cost: $ 10.00
Kimberbell Machine Embroidery Club Amie Valentine $10 per session Little Shop Clubs are fun and informative! Join Amie each month as she explores the cuteness that is Kimberbell! Make the most of your embroidery machine, and owners of all brands are welcome. This club begins in March, and will continue through August. Skill level: All welcome

Cost: $ 10.00
Hexi-Flies English Paper Piecing
- Aug 10, 2018 10:00 am

Hexi-Flies English Paper Piecing Kendra Phipps Class Fee $30 + Supplies This class teaches the basics of English Paper Piecing. The hexagon shape is a great place to begin your hand sewing, as it is surprisingly easy. This piecing technique delivers precise shapes and blocks. Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 30.00
Sampler Block of the Month
- Aug 11, 2018 10:00 am

Sat, August 11 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Sampler Block of the Month Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 + Supplies Let's explore a variety of blocks and techniques in this monthly class. We'll start with Stain Glass Applique the first month. Future classes will include techniques like paper piecing, Dresden Plate, curved piecing and much more! Come for one technique or for them all! Skill level: Confident beginner

Project of Doom
- Aug 11, 2018 01:00 pm

Project of Doom Maggie Marziale Class Fee $20 per session + Supplies Are you a fan of HP and wizarding fun? There happens to be a free online pattern for a bookshelf quilt full of magic and mayhem. Come join us for a monthly series of learning and laughter as we journey through assembling and embellishing these paper pieced blocks. Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 20.00
Project Bags
- Aug 16, 2018 10:00 am

Thur, August 16 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Project Bags Ginny McKenzie Class Fee $30 + Supplies These project bags are storage totes with a zipper closure and a see-through vinyl window. You can see at a glance what project you are working on. They are big enough to store your in-process projects, yet small enough to carry to classes and retreats with everything organized and together. Each one is made with a sturdy, quilted base and can be individually designed. Skill level: Confident beginner

Little Shop Mini Retreat!
- Aug 17, 2018 10:00 am

Introducing The Little Shop's Mini Retreat! Registration is $30, and reserves a seat for you to stitch in our bright, new classroom space. Your registration fee includes lunch, a tasty afternoon treat, and a surprise gift from us! Spend the day with your Quilty Friends and make new friends. Bring whatever you want to work on -- no instructor will be present. Seating is limited for this event, so check your calendar, and call 937-384-0804 to register today!

Cost: $ 30.00
Free Motion Quilting on Your Home Machine Maggie Marziale Class Fee $55 + Supplies Bring in your trusted sewing machine from home, and learn to use your free motion foot. Carefully guided instruction along with expert tips will give you the confidence to complete your quilting independently. Maggie’s free motion techniques also transfer to longarm quilting. (Lunch on your own.) Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 55.00
Fabric Collage Workshop
- Aug 23, 2018 02:00 pm

Fabric Collage Workshop Maggie Marziale Class Fee $20 + Supplies Laura Heine's patterns are awesome! We'll talk about the process of making these beauties, prep our fabrics and explore placement possibilities. Small amounts of a variety of fabrics are needed... so swapping fabrics will be greatly encouraged, after all... variety is the spice of collage! Come to one session, or come to all three! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 20.00
One Block Wonder
- Aug 24, 2018 10:00 am

One Block Wonder Maggie Marziale Class Fee $60 + Supplies It is amazing to watch how one fabric can produce such a wide variety of beautiful blocks! These blocks are made primarily of one fabric cut up in a "stack and whack" fashion. In this variation, we will also learn to create some of the blocks with a 3-dimensional cube look. (Lunch on your own.) Skill level: Intermediate

Cost: $ 60.00
Machine Quilting with Rulers
- Aug 25, 2018 10:00 am

Machine Quilting with Rulers Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 per session + Supplies Come join the fun exploring the world of machine quilting and ruler work. You will be amazed at the professional look you can get with the use of ruler templates and a ruler foot on your home sewing machine. This class is hands-on, and we'll use a different ruler each month to create quilting designs. As we use each ruler, we'll play with its endless possibilities. Whether you take one class or take them all, ruler work will open up a new door in machine quilting that is exciting and great fun! Skill level: Confident beginner

Cost: $ 25.00
Skill Builder Block Series #5
- Aug 25, 2018 01:30 pm

Skill Builder Block Series Block #5 Maggie Marziale Class Fee $25 per session + Supplies Improve or increase your piecing skills and learn some tricks of the trade in this going series. Take one class or take them all! This month, you’ll learn an easy way to make Quarter Square Triangles. You’ll work on a block that’s a variation of the Ohio Star called “Swamp Angel.” Skill level: Beginner

Cost: $ 25.00
Little Shop Day Retreat!
- Aug 29, 2018 10:00 am

Who's ready for a Little Shop Day Retreat? Yippee!! Join us for a 10-hour Quilt-Till-You-Wilt Retreat! Registration is $40, and reserves a seat for you to stitch in our bright, new classroom space from 10am until 8pm. Your registration fee includes lunch, a tasty afternoon treat, and dinner, as well as a surprise gift from us! Spend the day with your Quilty Friends and make new friends. Bring whatever you want to work on -- no instructor will be present. Seating is limited for this event, so check your calendar, and call 937-384-0804 to register today!

Cost: $ 40.00