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Kids Summer Sewing Camp - Basic Quilting

Beginner Quilting Summer Camp at Sewing Machine Warehouse

About the Class:

Join us this summer for an exclusive one-week Beginner Quilting Summer Camp! This class is perfect for those new to the art of quilting or anyone looking to refine their basic skills. You will learn to piece together a beautiful lap quilt under the guidance of our experienced instructors, right here at Sewing Machine Warehouse.

Class Format Options:

  • In-Person at the Store: Dive into the hands-on experience with our team and fellow enthusiasts.

Techniques and Projects:

  • Lap Quilt Construction: Master the technique of piecing together a lap quilt using the popular rail fence design. The blocks can be rotated to customize the look of your quilt.
  • Quilting Options: Learn how to hand tie your quilt with a needle and yarn, or explore machine quilting options available on our sewing machines.

Class Details:

  • Cost: Class $199.99 + Materials $50.00
  • Dates:  Monday, July 8 thru Friday, July 12, 2024 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
  • Requirements: No previous quilting experience necessary.
  • Supplies to Bring:
    • 3 coordinating cotton fabrics (1/2 yard each, at least 40" wide, do not pre-wash)
    • 1 border fabric (1/2 yard)
    • 1 backing fabric (1 1/4 yards)
    • Matching thread
    • Hand needle with a large eye (optional for hand tying)
    • Yarn (optional for hand tying)

Prepare for the Class:

Please bring your fabric to our store one week before the class begins. We will prepare your quilt kit by cutting all the pieces, ensuring you're ready to start right away during the camp.

Quilt Kit Option:

Interested in using our specially curated fabrics? Purchase a quilt kit directly from our online cart and we’ll have it ready for you.

Join the Creative Experience:

Embark on your quilting journey with us this summer! Whether you’re starting a new hobby or nurturing a growing passion, our Beginner Quilting Summer Camp is the perfect place to develop your skills in a friendly and supportive environment. Don't miss out on this fun, creative opportunity – sign up today and get ready to quilt!

Sign Up Now!

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Beginner Quilting Class
Materials Included: Instruction only, all supplies provided by student
Requirements: Have a desire to learn how to sew. Can follow directions. Your sewing machine in good working order (machine rentals are available for $75 for the week) and sewing materials as stated in class description.
Instructor: Louise Rupp
Instructor Bio: Louise has been teaching sewing for more than 30 years. She taught in the Home Economics Department in LAUSD High Schools. She is an avid quilter and loves to do embroidery.
Includes instruction, pre-cut fabric kit (colors may vary)

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Included Materials



This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.



  16214 Nordhoff Street.
       North Hills, CA 91343


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