Classes/Events

The BOLT Quilt Shop ~ 150 Main St./Rt. 25 ~ Monroe, CT 06468 ~ (203) 445-BOLT

Terms & Conditions for all classes/events: Pre-registration is required ~ Class Fee (non-refundable) reserves your space ~ Limited # of spaces available.  Please note: We reserve the right to decline a registration.

We also offer Private Classes! Please call 203.445.BOLT (2658) for more information.

OCT:

* Tue. 10.3 & 10.17 (1 pm): CHARITY SEWING.  RSVP appreciated.

* Sat. 10.7 (11 am – 2 pm): OUT of the BOX Series: MAKING PARTS.  This 3-hour ongoing monthly class has you exploring & experimenting, encouraging you to step out of your comfort zone! Monthly focus will be on making block patterns aka “Parts”. Class Fee: $30/class, payable quarterly. Skill level: Advanced Beginner.  Instructor: Jane H.

* Sat. 10.14 (11 am – 2 pm):  History & Maintenance of the Singer 221 “Featherweight” Sewing Machine.

Whether you already own one of these delightful gems, or are in the market, join us for our *EXCLUSIVE* inspiring and educational talk/demo on one of our community’s favorite vintage sewing machines, the much-beloved Singer 221 Featherweight! From learning what questions to ask a seller, to the machine’s timeline, to maintenance, and more, you are sure to be energized and well-informed! Pre-registration: $50 class fee includes manual & goodie.

Reminder: We also stock accessories for your vintage Singer 221 Featherweight. From recommended oil to specialty feet, let The BOLT Quilt Shop be your 1-stop shop for all items & questions Featherweight-related!

NOV:

*Sat. 11.4 (11 am – 2 pm): Quick & E-Z Table Topper.

Learn how to make this perfect (hostess) gift, holiday/seasonal decor ~ it can even be a quilt! We’ll be using Julie Herman’s (Jaybird Quilts) ruler (available at The BOLT) & pattern. Class fee: $55 includes pattern & fabric kit (we’re happy to help you customize your fabric kit ahead of time, if you’d like). Skill level: Advanced Beginner. Instructor: Jane H.

* Sat. 11.11 (11 am – 2 pm): OUT of the BOX Series: MAKING PARTS.  This 3-hour ongoing monthly class has you exploring & experimenting, encouraging you to step out of your comfort zone! Monthly focus will be on making block patterns aka “Parts”. Class Fee: $30/class, payable quarterly. Skill level: Advanced Beginner.  Instructor: Jane H.

DEC:

* Sat. 12.2 & 12.9 (11 am – 2 pm): SEW TOGETHER BAG.  Create the bag that’s all the rage in this 6-hour, 2-class session. Skill Level: Intermediate Sewist. Class Fee: $74 includes “bag basics” kit (fabrics available separately from The BOLT). Awesome Instruction by Marjorie C. 

Please keep me informed!