fabric & quilt supplies


May - August

 2018                             Class Schedule


1919 Rt. 6A

Corner of Rt. 6A & Rt. 132

West Barnstable, MA 02668




Pictures of class samples can be seen on Mary's Blog.  Click link below.

Double Vision or Open Sew– Carol Ayotte

Class will be using Luisa Smith’s book DOUBLE VISION for their resource. You will need to check the supply list in the store for class project or see the teacher. If you have access to the book you could decide your needs based on the project you plan to do. Sewing machine and notions to match your color scheme.

Tues May 1, 15 and 29 10 - 4 Class fee $15 per class


Open Sew with Willie – Willie Fiedler

Open sew every Friday 10AM – 4PM. Bring projects for all or half day (10 – 1 or 1 – 4). No teacher May 11, July 6 & Aug 17.

Fridays class fee $15/all day, $8/half day




Want to learn new pieced blocks while improving your piecing skills? Join us as we continue this year long quilt project using Eleanor Burns & Sue Bouchard’s book, Quilt in a Day, Underground Railroad Sampler, Make 6” blocks for a wall hanging or a 12” blocks for a quilt. See book, supply list, and sample blocks hanging in the store.

These classes focus on learning basic quilting skills for beginners and those who want to improve and learn skills to be a better quilter. Or bring a quilt you would like to make.


May Block – Flying Geese

Sun May 6 10:00 – 4:00 Class Fee $15 Mon May 7 6:00 – 9:00 Class Fee $8


June Block – North Star

Sun Jun 10 10:00 - 4:00 Class Fee $15 Mon Jun 11 6:00 – 9:00 Class Fee $8


July Block – Log Cabin

Sun July 10:00 – 4:00 Class Fee $15 Mon July 9 6:00 – 9:00 Class Fee $8


August Block – Carpenter Wheel

Sun Aug 12 10:00 – 4:00 Class Fee $15 Mon Aug 13 6:00 – 9:00 Class Fee $8



Open Sew with Willie – Willie Fiedler

Open sew with Willie. Bring a project for help & guidance or just meet a new friend.

Tues May 8, 22, Jun 12, 26, Jul 10, 24, Aug 28 2 - 5


Aunties 2 Woven Spirals Basket – Adele Scott

Create this unique decorative bowl using fat quarters or half yard fabrics. Featuring a twelve-pointed star at the base, each bowl is a work of art.

Wed May 9 10 – 4 Class fee $15


Sew with Nancy – Nancy Harmon

Open sew/placemats with a nautical theme. Bring your own project or create 4 placemats from a nautical themed panel.

Sat May 12 10 – 4 Class fee $15

Sun May 27 10 – 4 Class fee $15


R.J. Designs Jelly Roll Rug – Adele Scott

Begin your multi-colored 30” x 40” rug or experience instant gratification by crafting a hot pad or place mat! Use a jelly roll or shorter 2 ½ inch strips from your stash for variety.

Wed May 23 10 – 4 Class fee $15


Open Sew – Willie Fiedler

Open sew but a project or technique to be determined will be offered. Get help or meet new friends.

Sat May 26, Jun 23, Jul 28, Aug 25 10 – 4

Class fee $15


UFO – Adele Scott

Finish up those projects before the summer visitors arrive!

Wed May 30 10 -4 Class fee $15



Bitty Bears or Open Sew– Carol Ayotte

Bears have always been a popular toy. These small creatures are all hand sewn and made from upholstery velvet. They have five moveable parts. A kit is available in class that has pattern and materials. All you need to bring to class is your favorite needle and a pair of scissors. Kit fee is $5.00

Tues Jun 5 and 19 10 – 4 Class fee $15 per class


Sew with Nancy – Nancy Harmon

Open sew/Wacky Table Topper. Create a table topper using 9 fat quarters and a unique way of cutting the fat quarters. Bring your own projects to work on. Stress free sewing day!!

Sat Jun 9 10 – 4 Class fee $15

Sun Jun 24 Class fee $15


Seascape or Landscape or Open Sew – Carol Ayotte

Bring to class a favorite photo that you would like to create in fabric. Bring a stash of fabrics (scraps sizes) the colors you see in your photo. You will need a piece of fabric to build your picture on, this could be sky color or plain or whatever. You will need a couple yards of Steam a seam 2 light.

Other supplies are notions and sewing machine.

Tues Jul 3,17,31 10 – 4 Class fee $15 per class


Sew with Nancy – Nancy Harmon

Open sew/Jelly roll race time!! Grab a jelly roll and create a lap size quilt in one day. Fast fun sewing using Jelly Roll1, Jelly Roll 2 or Jelly Roll 3 pattern. Bring your own project to work on.


Seasonal Wall Hanging or Table Runner or Open Sew – Carol Ayotte

SEASONS INCLUDE: Halloween, Thanksgiving, Football, fall colors

Bring a selection of fabrics that fits your theme. If you have a pattern bring it or the teacher will help you decide. You will need notions to fit your project fabrics and a sewing machine.

Tues Aug 7 and 21 10 – 4 Class fee $15 per class


Sew with Nancy – Nancy Harmon

Open sew= time to finish all the summer UFO’s before starting Fall and Winter/Holiday projects.

Sat Aug 11 10 – 4 Class fee $15

Sun Aug 26 10 – 4 Class fee $15


Class Policy You must sign up for a class in advance unless otherwise stated. Full payment is required at the time of sign-up. There will be NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS FOR CLASSES unless the class is canceled by Tumbleweed or if we are able to fill your space, or if you cancel more than 10 days before the first class.


Store Hours:

Monday-Saturday: 10am-5:30pm

Sunday: 12 noon-5pm





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