"Online quilting classes - creativity is already within you, let us help you express it."

Classes starting this week... Not too late to enroll

Techniques used to create original land and seascapes. Price: US$ 50.00 Read more...
Experiment with Paintstiks on a variety of fabrics with assorted stamps, stencils and rubbing surfaces Price: US$ 40.00 Read more...
Sophisticated paper pieced original design for an elegant Christmas Angel Price: US$ 20.00 Read more...
Use your embroidery module to quilt small items. Not for beginners Price: US$ 40.00 Read more...

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Shaping Up With Fast-Piece Applique

Are you ready to learn a FUN, FAST and Fantastically easy quilt construction method? One that simplifies complicated curves and circles? Join me for Shape Up with Fast-Piece Applique™. We will be working on building our designing muscles and then set off to stitch everything together quickly using basic Fast-Piece Applique™ leaving plenty opportunity to learn several finishing methods including couching, bead quilting and a few of my favorite embroidery stitches. By the end of our sessions you’ll have a creative-artful Fast-Piece Applique piece, and a mind filled with new ideas and techniques to apply to future projects.

What Students are saying about our online classes

"I could not have learned this from a better teacher than you, Ruth, you do go way out of your way for your students and that makes you the best..I will follow your teaching anywhere."

Lorraine in Memphis


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Have you ever experienced an online quilt class?

We have an online quilt class open for registration and available to you For Free. We want you to experience what it is like to take an online quilt class with us. We provide detailed instructions with photos and video backup to make learning a success. We also offer a classroom forum where we answer any questions you may have about the project or quilting instructions. It is also an area where you will find many other students sharing the same love for quilting. For more details >>

Our Free online class gives you instructions on how to make a useful book cover or tablet cover that you can use for yourself or give away as a gift. Optional features are included like a tab closure or inside pocket for a gift card (a great way to make your gift extra special). This is ideal for Christmas or any time you need a gift. You can make many, in no time at all. Get a number of templates, learn various types of fusible web applique including blanket stitch and free-motion, have plenty of fun creating.

So come and join us now by registering with us. Remember it's Free

In the Academy of Quilting you will receive:

  • Detailed instructions enhanced with photographs and videos
  • Online presentation of your work along with other students work (optional)
  • A Forum to ask and discuss your questions and learn from questions other students ask
  • The opportunity to meet other students from around the world
  • Classes that are competitively priced and unsurpassed in quality and detail
  • Guaranteed satisfaction or retake the class free of charge when class is rescheduled
  • One password for all classes - No need to remember multiple passwords, you will have your very own password to access all your registered classes
  • Your own Academy space with a list of classes you are registered for, a count down to start date before opening and an update of which lesson the class is currently on.