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WELCOME TO MODERN QUILTING


Premium fabric selections.  Full fabric lines in stock.
Friendly quilting staff.  Bright beautiful shop.
Classes for everyone.


If you're in the area come by our shop located at:
4649 E. Cactus Road
Phoenix, Arizona  85032

Your quilting source for all things modern!

Classes


If you are already comfortable with rotary cutting and sew 1/4 inch seams, these classes will provide new challenges as you continue your quilting journey. You will learn flying geese, quarter-square triangles, square in a square, curved piecing, setting blocks on point, sashing, cornerstones, and mitered borders in this technique-packed series of classes. Join Susan to increase your knowledge.

Cost: $ 129.00
Have fun and learn a new technique! Turn your photo into a one of a kind abstract art quilt using this fun new technique based on a traditional log cabin block.

Cost: $ 40.00
We are very excited to present Beginning Machine Quilting...learning the fundamentals, doodling, the perfect stitch and refining stitching techniques and then design considerations. Many of you have inquired and now you too can machine quilt on your home sewing machine. That is right; install your darning foot, and we will be ready to go. This is a 2-part class with homework so if you are ready to dig in, now is the time! Two four sessions are presented by this experienced teacher.

Cost: $ 65.00
An old-fashioned quilting bee with a modern flair. You'll learn basic skills to help you become a machine quilting maven in just 6 weeks. Be sure to stop at the shop and get your SUPPLY LIST. Additional $10 at first class to instructor for curriculum book.

Cost: $ 119.00
For those who have been involved in our Block of the Month program with M&M'S (Monthly Mini's) and want to make ONE MORE block or finish a block, come join us for ONE LAST SESSION! Pick the Block you want to make out of the book, gather the supplies you need for the block of your choice, and your sewing machine and come enjoy!

Cost: $ 17.00
This is the quilt that will have you using all those saved Kaffe fabrics. The quilt uses jelly rolls or cut goods, a wonderful unveiling of colors and you will notice how quickly your lap size quilt comes together. It looks complicated but it is not...The pattern has a light center and the gradation creates a wonderful, one-of-a kind beautiful quilt. Join us to create with COLOR and learn the lights, medium and dark values to create an amazing 56 x 75 inch quilt.

Cost: $ 40.00
Ohhh, what fun! Come join us to learn this technique....and totally enjoy the day. A collage class using Laura Heine patterns! Many of us having been having so much fun and sharing our laughter as we create! Choose one of Laura's patterns of your liking to create your "One-of-a- Kind" collage with the arrange of colors and fabrics you love. If you need assistance in selecting fabrics we are happy to assist. Bring your imagination. There are new patterns so check them out! This is all about fun and yes, YOU can do it!!! Please remember the SUPPLY LIST for you at the SHOP; it is your guide.

Cost: $ 40.00
Your imagination will shine as you create YOUR OWN collage with the SUBJECT you want. This two-part class will first prepare your picture preparation and the second class will have you bringing your figure to life. bE SURE TO DO THE PREP. We always have fun. I can hardly wait to see the great results! Cat, dog, bird, person….what will it be? Join in and see what all of us are doing! Great gift idea.....

Cost: $ 45.00
Appliqued and pieced wall hanging made up of 7 sections which will be completed separately, then joined together and quilted. Edge stitching of appliques is optional. Raw-edged, fused applique and pieced traditional quilt blocks.

Cost: $ 35.00
Come join the fun and make some dog beds for the Humane Society. We use scraps of fabric and batting so if you have scraps, bring them! There's enough room for 8 people to sew and then a couple extra for cutting and stuffing. Come join us for this worthy cause. Can't stay the entire time? No problem - come join us for whatever time you have. Just bring your machine and thread.

This fun class will have you making great gifts...and no two are alike. Tori will have you checking all your fabrics to see what wonderful baskets you will make in this three-hour class. Making them takes hardly any time at all and we bet you won't make just one.

Cost: $ 29.00
BINDING TECHNIQUES - The class you've wanted and Pam G comes to the rescue! Learn several ways to bind your quilt. This is such a great class for everyone, beginner or refreshing our skills.

Cost: $ 35.00
We are opening our classroom the first Friday of the month for your sewing pleasure! Bring your project, bring your machine, bring your lunch, and enjoy our bright and cheerful space from 10am to 4pm. All for only $10.00 We seat six comfortably unless you want to share a table with a friend.

Cost: $ 10.00
This class is for all who love GRUNGE and would like to make a different runner monthly. Yes, you get play in GRUNGE. Join Carol as she presents her version of these fun runners for the next 10 months. Do one or do all. Whether you are a beginner or seasoned sewer, just come and have some fun. Purchase "Grunge Love Table Runner Club" book for this class.

Cost: $ 23.00
This is a brilliant new technique...JELLY ROLL RUGS.....This rug is not difficult and is stunning when finished. Use a jelly roll from your stash or you now have an excuse to buy that new one you have a been eyeing.

Cost: $ 29.00
Casual but elegant! Join us in making this quilt which has concentric rectangles as the focal point. Fun and easy!

Cost: $ 40.00
A very quick and easy tree skirt for each of your friends and family. It looks so much more difficult than it is....really! Select five beautiful fabrics and you will have a memorable gift. Students often have the top completed in class. It is amazing how nicely this goes together and no matching seams. Come join the festivities as we get ready for the holiday season.

Cost: $ 30.00
This wonderful dimensional pattern will make you smile. With five fabrics you can make this lovely design that creates a wall hanging about 36x36. The dimensional aspect is similar to a cathedral window but there is a fun secret! Please join us for this creative and interesting class. You might think about a dark background or a light one! The color selection is half the fun!

Cost: $ 35.00
Modern quilting is all about creating your own designs and looking beyond the traditional rules. Are you intrigued by modern designs but don't know how or where to start? We will look at the basics of modern quilts, work with the basics of gray, white and bold colors, and create improvisational blocks, having fun, being versatile...and eliminating intimidation. When complete your new design will create a nice size quilt. (2 part class) No two quilts will be alike!

Cost: $ 45.00
This is my all time favorite technique. These hexagon blocks go together like magic. No set in seams. All straight sewing. Each quilt will be unique. I love these fun quilts and hope you do too. Please stop by the Shop for your SUPPLY LIST! Thanks.

Cost: $ 29.00
Need a gift? Need to add color to a bed? Join us and learn how to make a pillowcase using gorgeous fabrics. You will learn the "burrito" method of sewing a cuff onto a focus fabric and then finish your pillowcase with French seams. It is fast, easy and depending on the fabric you choose, can be used for children, adults, or ages in between. How about making pillowcases to match your new quilt?

Cost: $ 21.00
Bring your sewing machine and fabric and join ladies making pillowcases for Ryan's Case for Smiles. They make around 750 cases for Phoenix Children's Hospital and other organizations. Call JoAnn Shaw to participate at 623-466-6223. Can't make it that day? Make pillowcases and drop it off at the store. What a great cause!!!

This is a great winter wall hanging in 9 sections. Raw edge applique pieces are fused onto each section; then sections are joined with narrow sashing. This adorable addition to your home or a great friend would be ideal this holiday season. Join Krista to get a great head start on this project and also the designer.

Cost: $ 35.00
Here is a great class on how to clean and service your Featherweight Machine. This is a great opportunity to learn all about the of intricate inner workings and keep it running smoothly. Join Darlene Girton and the Featherweight Doctor for the day and have fun learning to baby this work horse of a machine.

Cost: $ 85.00
Do you need a little assistance or encouragement with your project? How about some time to sew with old friends or to meet new friends? Join Susan on the third Thursday of the month from 10:30 - 3:00pm. We can end earlier or a bit later depending on your needs. Together we will solve your quilting problems or issues, as we enjoy each others company in a relaxed, stress free environment. I'll also be bringing a project to join in on the sewing fun!

Cost: $ 15.00
This fun pattern is a log cabin variation using your favorite large prints, or you can choose the strippy- version for small prints. I had fun with our newly arrived Aboriginal prints to make the size for a lap quilt. The pattern allows you to make any size from Kids to King. You will love choosing a great focus and all the coordinates, too. Imagine a light or dark background. If you need assistance with the selection process, let us help you design what you are dreaming. This quilt is great for any city or country house and easily adaptable to use over and over...A keeper pattern...Come join us for a fun day.

Cost: $ 35.00