Longarm Guild: Auditioning Quilting Designs

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Audition Quilting Designs

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, October 3 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. At this month’s meeting, Linda will give a presentation on auditioning quilting designs. There are lots of great ways to test different designs for your quilts. Linda will share some of her favorite methods for auditioning designs. Bring…

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Learn to Machine Quilt on Your Home Sewing Machine

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Learn to machine quilt in Angela Huffman's Machine Quilting Primer: Baby Quilt Class

UPDATE: This class has sold out! If you would like to be added to our wait list, please call us at (502) 718-7148 In my (slightly biased 😉) opinion, quilting is easily one of the most addicting hobbies. There’s something so special about searching for the perfect fabrics and putting in every stitch. And I especially…

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Longarm Guild: Facing!

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Quilt with Facing

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, August 1 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month Karen volunteered to discuss finishing quilts with facing. Don’t forget to bring an unfinished top for the “How would you quilt this” segment to get input from others on how to tackle a top and your…

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Dreaming in Quilt? Join Me for the FREE APQS Road Show!

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Test Drive Longarm Machines during the APQS Road Show at Quilted Joy in Louisville KY

Are you ready to take the next leap in your quilting journey? Join me at the Quilted Joy showroom on Saturday August 25, 2018 12:00pm-3:00pm, for a special seminar about all the wonderful APQS machines! Come and test-drive each model firsthand to find the perfect fit for you and your quilting goals. What better way…

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Free Motion Quilting on a Domestic Sewing Machine Class

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Learn to Machine Quilt on your home sewing machine during the Machine Quilting Primer: Wholecloth Baby Quilt Class

I am absolutely in love with the adorable Anna’s Garden panel designed by Patrick Lose! Isn’t it just the sweetest? The playful illustrations and faux quilt top design just make my quilty heart sing. It’s also the perfect panel for my free motion quilting on a sit down machine class. That faux quilt top look…

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Start Free Motion Quilting in my Longarm Class

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Quilted Joy Freemotion quilting class

In May I’ll be teaching my hands on Breaking into Freemotion on the Longarm Class and I’d love for you to join me! Pantographs and design boards look stunning when quilted. But there is a whole world of possibility in free motion quilting! The challenge is knowing where to start. Moving to the front of the machine shouldn’t…

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Longarm Guild: Feather Spotlight!

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Feathers in a pinwheel quilt block

The Longarm Guild will be meeting next Wednesday, May 2 at 10:00am in the Quilted Joy showroom. This month we’ll have a feather spotlight! Angela will demonstrate how to quilt a lovely feather variation. Be sure to bring a sketchbook and pencil so you can draw the feather yourself. We also recommend you bring a…

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Rain or Snow, We’re Still Having the APQS Road Show!

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The APQS Road Show will be visiting Quilted Joy on Saturday April 7, 2018 1-4pm

This Saturday April 7, 2018 at 1:00pm I’ll be hosting an APQS Road Show here at the Quilted Joy Showroom in Louisville, KY. I wanted to reassure everyone planning to attend that we’re not going to let a little snow ruin our fun! The weathermen here are only predicting about an inch of snow Saturday morning…

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Master the Flying Geese Block!

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Discover your love for patchwork and learn a basic quilting element, the flying geese.

Once you’ve caught the quilting bug, there are certain blocks and shapes you’ll start to see over and over again. Some of those blocks will be super simple to piece, others will make your brain work a little harder! The Flying Geese block is one you’ll see all the time. It pops up in sampler…

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Would You Like to Learn How to Make a T-shirt Quilt?

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T-shirt quilts are such a special way to showcase memories from the activities and special events you’ve taken part in over the years. It’s time to elevate those shirts from high school, college, work or anywhere else by turning them into a quilt! On Saturday March 31 I’ll be teaching a hands on T-shirt Quilt…

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