Monthly Sampler Quilt Block Series - August
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Monthly Sampler Quilt Block Series - August

Each month practice a different technique for making and quilting a block. Each quilted block will finish 12” square. Great opportunity for both beginner and non-beginner quilters to learn different quilt piecing techniques and have some fun and camaraderie doing it. This is not a project class but bonus instructions will be provided for how to join blocks together to make larger projects. For example, a quilted block can be made into a placemat or a tote bag; or several blocks can be put together to make a table runner, or a small quilt. Blocks can be duplicated and made into a larger quilt. Lots of possibilities.

This month is the Crazy Patch.  The Crazy Patch quilt block is made with a sew-and-flip method, then decorative stitching or embellishments are sewn over the seams. The fun part about crazy quilt blocks is that they are made from odd-ball shapes and sizes, and that nothing is really the same.

Click here for the Materials List for this class.

Instructor: Susan Nelson
Questions about the class?  Contact Susan by phone at 704-674-4391 or by email at

Susan has been sewing all her life making garments, quilts, slipcovers, home decor and more.  She has been embroidering by machine since the mid-1980s.  She is trained on Pfaff, Viking and BabyLock machines, is certified to teach Pfaff/Viking software, is a licensed Sulky teacher and has been published in THREADS magazine.

Bonus QAYG Instructions for making the quilted block into a QAYG placemat, similar to the one shown below, will be a handout to class attendees.  QAYG = Quilt As You Go.
QAYG Bonus Placemat

Monthly Sampler Quilt Block Series - August

$ 20.00



5113 South Blvd
       Charlotte, NC 28217

Mo,Tu,Th, Fr: 10:00a.m.- 6:00p.m
Wed. & Sat: 10:00a.m. - 3:00p.m


Charlotte Sewing Center offers the largest selection of high quality Pfaff, Husqvarna Viking and Baby Lock sewing machines in the Mecklenburg County area. Our store is a friendly, community sewing destination where exceptional service continues after your purchase. We specialize in providing you with interactive machine training, reliable repair services, and fun, informative sewing classes to increase your sewing proficiency and enjoyment! Read More...