Hands on Fashion History

Do you have a passion for the past? You may have begun to college vintage fashion? Join the class for instruction on what to do for proper storage, cleaning, reinforcement and mending. All your treasures await new life; to be worn, to be admired, to be treasured, and to be preserved.

Cost: $ 65.00

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

Beginner Sewing Series

Beginner Sewing

So now that you took beginner sewing or perhaps you learned to sew many, many years ago... this is the class for you to help you progress gradually in your sewing skill.

Cost: $ 10.00

Events at Ryco

Teacher's Tea

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

Carol Capo Simple Cloth Doll

Come learn how to craft a lovely simple cloth doll with Carol Capo! You will have two options open to you.....first two classes on making the doll and then you can continue with doll clothes making.

Cost: $ 15.00
Christmas Ornaments

Come learn how to make Christmas ornaments for the upcoming holiday with Sue Angell!

Cost: $ 10.00
Corded Bag

Come learn how to make a lovely Corded Bag with Sue Angell!

Cost: $ 10.00
Fall Wreath

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

Cost: $ 20.00
Folded Holiday Napkins

Come and make great holiday folded napkins with Danielle.

Cost: $ 10.00
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
Intermediate Paper Piecing

Make this spectacular paper pieced quilt featuring the mariner's compass and flying geese. Classes will be on May 17, 31 and June 14 from 10 AM to noon.

Cost: $ 10.00
Intermediate Sewing

Feeling confident in your abilities? Want to take it to the next level? Then come on down and learn intermediate techniques with Sue to help you!

Cost: $ 10.00
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
Luggage Tote

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
Ornament Egg

The with Easter fast approaching the Fabric Egg makes an ideal gift for anyone.  Its a simple, easy project, costs $10.00, takes approximately 1 hour and involves no sewing.  Ages 10 and up can create this beautiful fabric egg by simply folding fabric and pinning it to a styrofoam egg. 

Cost: $ 10.00
Perfect Binding

Learn (or refresh) binding techniques for the perfect finish to your quilt projects with Sue Angell!

Cost: $ 10.00
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
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
Raggedy Ann & Andy

Raggedy Ann and Andy are classic dolls, they are also fun and easy to make.  With a few basic materials, you can create your own simple Raggedy Ann or Andy doll with the same pattern. 

Cost: $ 30.00
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
Table Runners

Come and learn how to make wonderful table runners of all sizes and colors under Sue Angell!

Cost: $ 10.00
Tool Organizer

Choose 1 of 2 patterns from Cindy Taylor Oates - great for carrying all those sewing essentials.

Machine Classes

Beginner EQ7

Learn the ins and outs of EQ, an amazing quilt design program, as we explore a new topic each month. You're welcome to join us at any time.

Cost: $ 15.00
Classes for the Handi Quilter 18

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

Cost: $ 60.00

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 wlancaster@cox.net 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
Big Stars!

This fabulous little quilt packs a punch with really big stars that are 16 x 16! Using the Flying Geese construction technique, the stars will appear before your eyes as if by magic!

Cost: $ 60.00
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
Color Theory

Confused about choosing the right colors for your quilt? Let Michelle teach you the art of color and make your quilts extra special.

Cost: $ 50.00
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
Sewing - A Fine Art

You have been sewing for years. Maybe there is still a glitch in the set in sleeve, a little pucker in the collar, need help with pattern adjustment, to name only a few.

Cost: $ 65.00
Sophomore Year of Beginning Quilting

Learn a new setting for your quilt blocks!

Cost: $ 50.00
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