Sleepy Valley Quilt Classes

Sleepy Valley Quilt Co. has a large, airy classroom available for rent when not in use. Great for your special quilting events or sewing meetings.

The classroom at Sleepy Valley Quilt Co. is bright and airy, with a full length design wall, plenty of tables, chairs, ironing boards and irons.

When the classroom isn't being occupied by scheduled classes, we encourage folks to call ahead and reserve it for special quilting and sewing meetings!

Contact us today for a reservation
360-452-5227

This class is for the person who wants to learn quilt-making and for the quilter who wants help improving skills. The techniques are all here, including rotary cutting, hand piecing, appliqué, English paper piecing, foundation piecing, mastering that elusive 1/4" inch seam, machine piecing, working with templates, how to decode a pattern, dealing with sashes and borders, sandwiching the layers - and, the best part, you'll have a beautiful 12-block quilt to prove what you've learned, and to enjoy for the rest of your life!

Cost: $ 95.00
Applying the binding to your quilt is all about the techniques. This class covers traditional French fold, machine-stitched and bias bindings - complete with mitered corners. Enthusiasm for binding is contagious!

Cost: $ 35.00
The longstanding interest in hand quilting goes beyond the need for fastening together three layers of a quilt. It is an enduring art because the look of fine hand quilting cannot be duplicated by any other means. It embodies the history and tradition of the quilt. Here for you are the tricks and tips of this time-honored technique.

Cost: $ 35.00
Classroom is open to to work on hand quilting projects.

Cost: $ FREE
If you have taken the Beginner Sampler class, and would like to continue to build skills, try new techniques, and gain confidence, while learning twelve new block patterns, this class is for you. Included are: rotary cutting, applique techniques, foundation piecing, re-perfecting the "1/4" seam, working with templates, machine piecing (including the "Y" seam), and tons of useful information – and your beautiful sampler quilt will be the proof of all you have learned!

This open sew is a time frame for those interested in modern quilting. Members will be among a body of like-minded quilters/artists determined to jump the hurdle of hesitation and become daring explorers of fabric, color and design. Arrive with fabric you are passionate about (As much or as little. Scraps are welcome.), the standard tools of the trade (sewing machine, rotary cutters, rulers, sketchpad, etc.) and a willingness to work with shape, improvisation and free form design. Take this time to pursue the quilt translation of your inspiration your way or try one of 4 free patterns to support you in getting started. Meeting Dates: The first Sunday of every month from 1:00pm to 3:30pm.

Here's another traditional quilt done with the modern tools of today. Grandma would have had cut, hand sewn and hand quilt this quilt back in the day. In this day and age when we're all so busy we'll make this top using pre-cuts and the modern tools of the day.

Obsessed with pincushions like we are? Join Jan and Teresa each month to make an adorable pincushion. Start now and have them ready for Christmas, birthdays or just keep them for yourself! Come into the shop and see what pincushion we are making for the month.

We are pleased to announce that Sonya Fetch from anypattern.com is going to teach an applique workshop. In this workshop we will make applique with ease! This technique is great for beginners! Sonya will show the raw edge fusible web with spaces technique. We will go step-by-step in this all day class - so bring a lunch and share the fun! Students are required to have one of Sonya's patterns in order to attend the class. We have a number of Sonya's patterns available in the shop. We recommend starting with a simple pattern to give you time to complete the project in class.

Cost: $ 60.00
Who doesn't love a good mystery? This quilt uses 4 fabrics. A background and 3 contrasting fabrics. How about doing it in Patriotic colors. Going to a wedding? Why not do it in the colors of the wedding. Make it out of the colors of your favorite sports team. Use your school colors. The combinations can be endless.

Cost: $ 25.00
Come and play block of the month with Lauretta the 3rd Sunday of each month! We will be using the Quick & Easy Block Tool, which Teresa will have available for purchase at the shop. You will use your own choice of fabrics; a general supply list will be provided when you register. Pre-registration is required, each month, so we can be sure a table and chair will be reserved for you. P.S. We will soon be able to use the NEW CLASSROOM! The fee each month is $5.00, and we will need your email address. Lauretta will select the block each month, and email all who are registered, so any planning and cutting may be done in advance

Cost: $ 5.00
Join the Small & Scrappy Doll Quilt Club by making simple little quilts using reproduction or your choice of fabrics. This is a 6-month club based on the quilts in Kathleen Tracy's book, Small & Scrappy, Pint-Size Quilts Using Reproduction Fabrics. Beginners as well as more experienced quilters will delight in these small, traditional patterns that have been favorites for generations. First month's project: Crows Foot (size 15 1/2" x 15 1/2") Book is required for club. (Sleepy Valley will have the book for you to purchase)

Cost: $ 10.00
Happy Birthday, Merry Christmas, Happy Mother's Day, Happy Father's Day, For a special friend, and the list goes on. Learn how to make this simple fun gift block. After you do one quilt you'll want to make one for everyone special in your life or one for every holiday.

Cost: $ 25.00
Private quilt group - Sleepy Valley Classroom 1

Come in for Open Sew!

  • Sleepy Valley Quilt Co.
  • 360-452-5227
  • 41017 E Front St.
    Port Angeles, WA 98362
  • MON-SAT: 10 - 5 | SUN 12 - 4