Upcoming Classes

Long-Arm Certification required.

Sessions
August 22 Sold Out!
Thu August 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
August 29 Sold Out!
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$20.00

FREE guide class if your Q24 was purchased from Hinkletown Sewing.

Sessions
Sat August 24, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sat September 21, 9:00am - 12:00pm

$34.00

Learn how to navigate the All-in-one Touch PC.

Sessions
August 24 Sold Out!
Sat September 21, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

$44.00

Learn to use the BERNINA Q24 long-arm quilting machine.

Sessions
Wed August 28, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Wed September 4, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Wed September 11, 10:00am - 3:30pm
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$100.00

Make a fun, fat-quarter friendly fall quilt!

Sessions
August 31 Sold Out!
Thu October 10, 10:00am - 4:30pm

$54.00

Tradition gets an update in this fun redo of the Double Wedding Ring pattern.

Sessions
September 5 Sold Out!
Fri November 22, 10:00am - 4:30pm

$54.00

Spend an evening working on your UnFinished Objects.

Sessions
Thu September 5, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Thu September 19, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Thu October 10, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
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$15.00

Learn to piece and quilt a place mat in your embroidery hoop.

Sessions
Fri September 6, 9:00am - 12:00pm
September 6 Sold Out!
Sat September 7, 9:00am - 12:00pm
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$45.00

Turn frustration to satisfaction as you complete your projects.

Sessions
Wed September 11, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Mon October 21, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Mon November 11, 10:09am - 3:00pm
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$15.00

A creative way to use selvages!

Sessions
Sat September 14, 9:00am - 9:00am

$34.00

Enjoy a full day of sewing!

Sessions
September 14 Sold Out!
Sat October 26, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Fri November 29, 9:00am - 9:00pm
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$54.00

Learn creative techniques to add spark to your applique designs.

Sessions
Wed September 18, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Thu September 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

$34.00

Use paint to "stitch" a little quilt on wood!

Sessions
Thu September 26, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

$44.00

Three sessions of Tucker University to learn three more Studio 180 tools.

Sessions
Tue October 1, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Tue October 1, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Thu October 3, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

$125.00

It's time for a new purse!

Sessions
Fri October 25, 9:00am - 4:00pm

$54.00

A wallet that is simple, stylish and easy to make.

Sessions
Mon December 2, 9:00am - 12:00pm

$34.00

Fabric Down Under: Aboriginal Dot Art in Quilts

Aboriginals in Australia have created dot art designs for thousands of years. See how the current indigenous outback artists are the creators of fabric designs now used by quilters, sewers, and decorators everywhere. Discover the true meaning of the fabric designs as they relate to Aboriginal culture and real life in the desert outback. Over 30 actual fabrics will be on display and examined.

Phyllis Hatcher has personally visited the desert outback several times in recent years. In addition to offering lectures and workshops, she is an AQS certified quilt appraiser who appraises new, vintage, antique, and art quilts. Phyllis has also published a popular book on Victorian redwork.

Join us for this fun and informative presentation! Both seating options offer the same content, so choose the one that best fits your schedule. Light refreshments and beverages will be served.

This event will be held on the second floor of The Old Country Store.

Special Cancellation Policy
Cancellations up to 30 days before this Event receive a full refund. Cancellations less than 30 days before this Event are non-refundable but are transferrable.

Sessions

  • Thu August 29, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
  • Thu August 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
$15.00

Trunk Show with Sue Daley

Join us for this unusual opportunity to be inspired by internationally-known English Paper Piecing designer, Sue Daley!

During the two-hour Trunk Show you will hear stories of how Sue's business evolved, see her beautiful quilts, and learn how she puts fabric and designs together for her English Paper Pieced masterpieces.

Attendees will receive party favors, and there will, of course, be door prizes! Expect time for questions, photos, and purchasing Sue's wonderful notions, quilt patterns, and kits.

Event takes place at Shady Maple Banquet Center, 129 Toddy Drive, East Earl, PA, 17519. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Includes a light buffet-style dinner available 5:00-6:15 p.m. Lecture begins at 7:00 p.m.

Have the afternoon free? Why not add on the Wish Upon a Star Lesson with Sue from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. before the event?

Opportunity to participate--- Show-off YOUR Sue Daley quilts! If you have a quilt or project made with Sue's patterns and are willing to have it displayed at the Event, please email a digital photo along with the project name, dimensions, and a short description to Events@TheOldCountryStore.com by Saturday, August 17. A limited number of projects will be chosen from the submissions received. If your project is chosen, you will be responsible to ship or bring your item to the Store in advance of the Event, and you will receive a $15 gift card for The Old Country Store as our thanks for sharing!

Special Cancellation Policy
Cancellations up to 30 days before this Event receive a full refund. Cancellations less than 30 days before this Event are non-refundable but are transferrable.

Sessions

  • Fri September 20, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
$45.00

Weekend with Andrea

Join well-known and loved instructor, Andrea Hoke, for a weekend retreat. Whether you have a project in the works that needs your focused attention, or you have something new ready to start, this weekend is the perfect time to make progress on it!

Work on whatever you like and enjoy the company of other quilters as you stitch, with Andrea present to guide and encourage. There will be an optional bonus project as well.

This retreat runs from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon. A light welcome dinner on Friday evening is included. Students are responsible for all other meals and lodging.

Sessions

  • Fri September 27, 4:00pm - Sun September 29, 4:00pm
$139.00

In the Spirit of "Farm Girl Vintage"

Prolific author and fabric designer, Lori Holt of Bee in My Bonnet, is known for her farm-themed quilt designs. Spend the weekend in the company of others who love her designs as well, working on a project from any of her books, patterns, or the free Sew Alongs on her blog.

Instructor Andrea Hoke will be present to guide and encourage, and will offer tips and tricks specific to Lori's patterns.

This retreat runs from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon. A light welcome dinner on Friday evening is included. Students are responsible for all other meals and lodging.

*Photo courtesy of Lori Holt. Click here to visit her "Bee in My Bonnet" blog.

Sessions

  • Fri October 18, 4:00pm - Sun October 20, 4:00pm
$139.00

Card Trick Quilt Retreat

Enjoy stitching a new version of that old favorite, the Card Trick pattern, and discover it's not nearly as tricky as it used to be! Instead of lots of triangles, this simplified pattern by the Missouri Star Quilt Company uses squares and rectangles.

Start with a package of pre-cut 2 1/2" strips (or dig into your stash for left-over strips to create a cozy, scrappy look). With all straight line sewing, this pattern goes together rather quickly, and you can choose to stitch any size, from table runner to king size quilt.

Teacher Lois promises, "We'll have a good weekend, with no tricks!" Join us, and plan for a relaxing weekend, with time to visit with your quilty "neighbors", drink coffee, and enjoy our town's delicious, local food.

This retreat runs from Friday evening through Sunday morning. A light welcome dinner on Friday evening is included. Students are responsible for all other meals and lodging.

A required supply list (pattern, fabric and notions) and additional information will be sent with your registration confirmation.

Sessions

  • Fri November 15, 4:00pm - Sun November 17, 12:00pm
$139.00