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Classes

Quilting Classes for the Sewing Star

Sandy Corbin expecting to return April 2017
Her magic Nine Patch, Double Wedding Ring & Open Class has been popular. She's also done Attic Window, Basket Quilt and latest A New Twist. Let us know if you would like to learn these or others by Sandy! She is now a certified Eleanor Burns instructor - New classes when she returns.

    If you are interested in sewing and quilting classes call us today!

    At The Calico Cat in Honolulu, HI, we aim to be your one-stop quilting store. We strive to provide you with a wide selection of fabrics and sewing accessories to expert customer advice and instructional quilting classes. We combine this with the highest standards of customer service in order to make sewing fun, easy and creative!

    Besides our wide range of available fabrics, we are happy to talk to you about the various quilting techniques you can learn and use to make stylish and unique fabric creations. Just ask about our available quilting classes!

    Classes

    Here at The Calico Cat of Honolulu, we aim to make the process of learning as simple as possible. Our in-house classes teach you all about sewing quilts. From beginner classes to special themed events, we show you how to create unique pieces sure to show off your skills! Contact us in Honolulu today to ask about the best quilting classes in town.

    Classes take place in Room 8 on the second floor of the building. Sewing machines are provided for use in class, but you are welcome to bring your own. Please call us for availability and to reserve your seat.

    Skill Level

    For Honolulu's best quilting classes, look no further than at our quilting store in Honolulu. We aim to make you as passionate about sewing and fabrics as we are. Select which level best suits your experience: 

    • Beginner: No knowledge of quilting or a novice.  Knows how to use a sewing machine.
    • Intermediate: Taken our basic quilting class or proficient in the use of a rotary cutter, ruler & mat. Also able to sandwich, quilt & bind off a quilt.

    Feel free to ask us more information about our available quilting classes.

    Class Policy

    • Please choose your classes carefully. There are no refunds, cancellations, or transfers. Someone may take your place. 
    • We reserve the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment or any unforeseeable event(s). 
    • Pre-registration is required. You may register in person, mail order or over the phone. Please have you VISA, Mastercard, AmEx, Discover or JTB card available when calling 732-3998.  
    • Discount cards or coupons do not apply to class fees. 
    • Due to limited class space, classes are for students only.
    • Sewing Machines are available for use in class. 
    • Classes are held in room 8 on the 2nd floor. 
    • Please no taping, recording, etc. of any of the classes.
    Your Quilting Class Options

    SANDY CORBIN - (intermediate)
    - Attic Window Quilt: come & see her Surfing Santa sample.
    - Open Class: Bring your project and have her help you with a UFO or new quilt.
    - Magic Nine Patch Quilt: See her fabulous yellow/white/black quilt.
    - Machine Quilting: Learn to do your own machine quilting.
    - A New Twist Quilt: The sample has a yin/yang effect. Your choice of fabrics changes the look. It's machine applique.

    Sandy's classes are 9:30am - 4:30pm
    Please bring a brown bag lunch or there are restaurants/takeout.
    Cost: $66.75

    DAPHNE - (intermediate)

    -Paper Pieced Elephant: You can do this on a quilt layout as in the pattern or do a pillow. May we suggest a pillow as it will easier to facilitate.
    - Sweet & Simple Shuffled Charms: You'll learn how to work with sashing and borders. Great as 2nd class to the basic class.

    Daphne's class: are 9:30am - 1:30pm
    Cost: $35.34
    Please check on her other classes & cost
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    - Kylee's Kite Quilt - By Sandy
    You can use wonderful 5" charm squares! See our sample.
    Cost: $66.75
    One 7hr class
    Time: 4/22/17 Saturday or 4/30/17 Sunday at 9:30am - 4:30pm

    - Water Wheel Quilt - By Sandy
    This one is jelly roll friendly. See sample in shop!
    Cost: $66.75
    One 7hr class
    Time: 4/23/17 Sunday or 4/29/17 Saturday at 9:30am - 4:30pm

    - Free Motion/ Machine Quilting - By Sandy
    This class is an intro to machine quilting. Sandy will help adjust your machine in class!
    Cost: $66.75
    Time: 5/7/17 Sunday at 9:30am - 4:30pm

    - Nouveau Wedding Ring Quilt - By Sandy
    This has a great way to do double ring quilt without having to set in the curve. You just applique!
    Cost: $66.75
    One 7hr class
    Time: 5/6/17 Saturday at 9:30am - 4:30pm

    - Open Class - By Sandy
    Great time to finish those UFO's or if you need more time with one of Sandy's classes!
    Cost: $66.75
    One 7hr class
    Time: 5/21/17 Sunday at 9:30am - 4:30pm

    - Heart Quilt -  By Stephanie
    What a wonderful gift to a special person. This quilt is made of one jelly roll which is included in the cost.
    One 4hr class
    Cost: $73.04 includes special jelly roll collection
    Time: 5/27/17 Saturday at 9:00am - 1:00pm

    * Also, if there are other classes that you are interested in, please let us know. The class size is small, therefore should there should be 4-5 students interested in a class, we will coordinate with the instructor.

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