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Cat Lady Class

Join Melissa for a laid-back class where you'll create your very own Cat Lady quilt, using the free pattern from Ruby Star! We'll go over all the techniques required for the pattern, including foundation paper piecing, machine applique, and basic embroidery by hand or on your domestic machine.

Supply List
-Cat Lady quilt kit, or yardage specified in pattern
-Rotary cutting supplies (mat, ruler, and cutter with fresh blade)
-Washable glue stick
-Sewing machine in good working order, with fresh needle
-Thread in colors appropriate for piecing, machine applique, and cat faces (if embroidering by machine)
-Marking pencil of your choice
-Fabric scissors
-Basic sewing notions (seam ripper, pins, etc)

-Hand embroidery hoop, needle, and floss
-Add-a-Quarter ruler
-Freezer paper for applique templates

Prior to class:
Please be sure to download the Cat Lady pattern and Melissa's pattern supplement
Print out the applique and foundation piecing templates (including two copies of the cat body foundation papers)*
     *Double check that templates are printed at 100% scale
Cut pieces for background squares according to pattern supplement

All supplies (except glue sticks) are available at Quilting Adventures. We are happy to help you select the appropriate fabrics and supplies for your class and count on your support for this small, locally owned business in order to bring you high quality merchandise and excellent class instruction. As a student, you will receive a 10% discount on all supplies for the class in which you are enrolled. 

Class Policies:

If your class starts at the same time that we open, we will let you into the shop ten minutes before class time.

In consideration of other students and employees with allergies, please limit your use of scented personal products when attending one of our classes.

If your class calls for a book or pattern, each student needs their own copy of that book or pattern. Under federal copyright law, books and patterns may not be shared.

If your class requires a sewing machine, please be sure that you are familiar with its operation, it is in good working order, has been serviced recently, and bring your manual along to class just in case!

We do not allow children under the age of 18 in our classes without the consent of the teacher and the shop owner. No pets.

Only the person who is enrolled and paid for the class may be in the classroom during class time. Out of consideration for the teacher and the other students, please do not bring children, guests, or friends to class with you.

Cancellation policy: If the class minimum is not met within seven days prior to the class, it may be cancelled and you will be notified and will receive a full refund. Please keep this possibility in mind when you purchase supplies for your class. No refunds of class fees will be given if student cancels within the one week prior to class. You may have a friend attend if you are unable to attend.

Skill Level: Intermediate
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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.
Contact Info
Quilting Adventures
6943 Lakeside Ave
Richmond, VA 23228
(804) 262-0005
  • Hours 
    Tue, Wed, Fri: 10 am-5 pm
    Thursday 10 am-7 pm 
    Saturday 10 am-5 pm
    Sunday 12 pm-3 pm 
    Monday closed
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