Beginner Quilting Series

101 Beginner Quilting Series:: Basics

This 5 class series takes a SUPER beginner quilter from the very beginning steps of quilting (how to cut, seams, tools) to a totally finished quilt.

Cost: $ 40.00

Events at Ryco

UFO Nights

Unfinished projects piling up in your sewing room? Questions on how to complete (or start) a project? QUILTING OR TRADITIONAL SEWING, please join us. An open sewing studio where individuals are welcome to sit, stitch, and socialize while also getting help with sewing related issues. An experienced member of the RYCO staff will be available to help in whatever way possible.

Cost: $ 10.00

Fun Projects

Fall Wreath

Use the three dimensional technique to create leaves in your favorite fall colors.

Cost: $ 20.00
Geometric Runner

This project creates a quilt that measures approximately 25" X 65" and can be used as a wall hanging, table runner, or across the bottom of a bed.

Cost: $ 20.00
Lilies in the Mist Table Runner

Learn to use basting glue to set the beautiful curves before sewing the seams.There is no top stitching on the piecing. This unique technique was developed by Joyce Lawrence Cambron.

Cost: $ 20.00
Placemats & Napkins

Making this set of four placemats and napkins project will introduce all the fundamentals of quilt making in a small, easy project.

Cost: $ 20.00
Quilted Luggage Bag

You make a quilted luggage tote approx 20" x 11"x 10" with handles, zipper closure and three side pockets. This makes a super gift item.

Cost: $ 20.00
Quilter's Tote

This is a very practical and good looking tote for your cutting mat, rulers and rotary cutters. One side is an ironing board surface and the other is just pretty.

Cost: $ 20.00
Santa - No Sewing Picture

Use the reindeer trim that Pat Ryan bought as the starting point for this scene of Santa and his sleigh.

Cost: $ 15.00
Sunflower Wall Hanging

Use a three dimensional technique to create the two bright sunflowers.

Cost: $ 20.00

Machine Classes

Classes for the Handi Quilter 18

Come learn how to use the Handi Quilter 18" Avante with RYCO!

Cost: $ 60.00
Create with EQ 6/7

Learn the ins and outs of computer quilt design with a monthly lesson in this fun group. Each lesson is a stand-alone so you can jump in at any point.

Cost: $ 15.00

Quilting Classes

Applique Block of the Month with Judy Lancaster

Learn a new quilting applique technique each month. If you complete all 9 classes, the 10th class - is free. Each class is $10, payable at the class. The new set of classes is starting in September 2014. Classes will be from 12:30 to 3:30 PM and on the 2nd Sunday of the month except May 4 and June 7. The new schedule is listed below. This class is full. A second class is starting Janurary 2015 and is on Saturdays from 1:30 to 4:30 PM. You can sign up by contacting me at or at RYCO.

Cost: $ 10.00
Beginner Paper Piecing

this class is designed to teach you the very basics of paper piecing so you can joiin the paper piecing block of the month. Each class is individually scheduled by Michelle.

Cost: $ 20.00
Block of the Month:: Paper Piecing with Michelle DeLauriers

Every month learn a new block custom selected by Michelle DeLauriers according to your skill level. Must take the Beginner Piece Piecing class first. each block is designed to improve your skills. super fun group

Cost: $ 10.00
Bookshelf - A How To Quilt

Learn the steps needed to create your own quilted bookshelf.

Cost: $ 30.00
Cabin in the Woods

Use a variety of green fabrics to create your own wilderness retreat. With a little cabin, a canoe, and a flowing river nearby, you'll want to move there.

Cost: $ 30.00
Diamonds Scrap Quilt

This quilt gives you the opportunity to use some of the fabrics left over from other projects to create whatever size quilt you would like.

Cost: $ 20.00
Lilies of the Mist Quilt

In order to take this class, you must have completed the Lilies in the Mist table runner class. This class is designed to give you help in planning and sewing this technique in a quilt. The pattern by Joyce Lawrence Cambron is required for this class.

Cost: $ 20.00
One Block Wonder Quilt

Learn how to use one fabric to create a quilt top with a unique design of hexagons. The size of the quilt depends on the size of the pattern repeat on the fabric you choose.

Cost: $ 20.00
PhD Plus Class

The PhD part stands for Projects Half Done. This part of the class is where you can bring in a project from one of my classes that you need more time or help with and I will be able to work with you.

Cost: $ 10.00
Technique Block of the Month with Judy Lancaster

This really innovative block of the month class. Each month you will learn a new Technique—cut n’ fold, curves, English paper piece are some. A Total of 9 blocks plus a border class. One block per month. One new technique per block. The final border class will be free to any student attending all 9 block classes. The class meets every 2nd Saturday of the month (except October). Each class is $10.

Cost: $ 10.00