Programs

Our quilting group strives to share knowledge and skills with everyone in the Louisville and Southern Indiana area who has an interest in quilting. Most classes, workshop, demos, and lectures are free for our members.

Sewing Machine & Basic Supplies include:

Sewing machine, manual, and tools
Extra needles (hand & machine)
Thread<
Bobbins
Pins
Scissors
Seam ripper
Rotary Cutter
Rulers
Small cutting board (12 x 18)
Iron and ironing surface

  • Extension cord

Should a full size cutting mat or 24” ruler be required for a specific class, they will be provided by LNT.

Classes and Workshops for 2018:

IMPORTANT:  If Jefferson County Schools are closed or if they close early because of inclement weather on our meeting day, our meeting will be cancelled.

 

January 3, 2019  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  1 Fish, 2 Fish quilt taught by Kim Wright

(Strip sets will be provided for anyone wanting to make blocks for Cuddle Care quilts)

For anyone wanting to take the blocks home with them, they’ll need to bring 3 strip sets made up of 2.5” strips WOF sewn as follows:

1 set – Four (4) strips – colorful print fabric (fish body)
1 set – Two (2) strips – colorful print fabric (fish tail)
1 set – Two (2) strips – blue fabric (water / background)

Necessary tools include cutting matting, rotary cutter, quilting ruler, sewing machine, iron, etc.

Location The Jeffersonian 10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

January 17, 2019 –  10 am – 2 pm Cuddle Care

Dig out those soft pastel cotton fabrics and trim to the following measurements:  Width of strips – 2-4 inches Length – 16 inches minimum, WOF if possible

Start bringing in now! A CC basket will be available for all donations. (please pre-wash)

Location The Jeffersonian 10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

February 7, 2019  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Skills Skool

Location – Tway house

February 21, 2019  – 10 am – 2 pm – KHQS President’s Challenge Traveling Show

 

Location The Jeffersonian 10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

February 23, 2019  – Quilter’s Day Out

March 7, 2019  – 630 pm – 8:30 pm Table Runner with Bill Briggs

 

March 21, 2019 –  10 am – 2 pm Log Cabin taught by Susan Wolfe

One of the features of the Log Cabin is the versatility of the squares. A mixture of light and dark strips create a unique pattern. The intensity of the colors you select add to the overall finished product.

Supplies:

Basic Log Cabin Throw – Choose two (2) colors that complement, but will contrast with each other*. Decide which will be the light color and which will be the dark color.

From the Light color – cut 20 strips – 2” by WOF

From the Dark color – cut 25 strips – 2” by WOF

OR

Advanced Log Cabin Throw – Choose two (2) colors that complement, and select three different degrees of color for each of the two (2) colors*. For example: a light, medium and dark of the light color; and a light, medium and dark of the dark color.

From the lightest light – cut 3 strips – 2” by WOF

From the medium light – cut 7 strips – 2” by WOF

From the darkest light – cut 10 strips – 2” by WOF

From the lightest dark – cut 5 strips – 2” by WOF

From the medium dark – cut 8 strips – 2” by WOF

From the darkest dark – cut 12 strips – 2” by WOF

* Please do not select yellow and red together as your two colors. Pair these colors with some other color.

You will need basic sewing supplies with a neutral thread, but you can leave your irons at home.

Location The Jeffersonian 10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

April 4, 2019  – 630 pm – 8:30 pm TBD

April 18, 2019 –  10 am – 2 pm TBD

May 2, 2019  – 630 pm – 8:30 pm TBD

May 16, 2019 –  10 am – 2 pm TBD

June 6, 2019  – 630 pm – 8:30 pm TBD

June 20, 2019 –  10 am – 2 pm TBD