720 West 2nd Street                                  (925) 978-4587
       Antioch, CA 94509

Monday - Saturday   10 am - 5 pm   &    Sunday  11 am - 4 pm    Closed on Wednesdays

See below the March & April 2018 Class Schedule & Happenings at Queen B's Quilt Shop. 

... and don't overlook our regular recurring clubs and workshops.
See you soon!
Queen B's Quilt Shop

♕ = Beginner
♕♕ = Intermediate
♕♕♕ = Advanced
Classes ...
Beginning Quilting 101 / Double 4 Patch  
Learn to use your rulers and rotary cutters. Easy piecing techniques make this classic design using only 2 colors. You will be instructed in piecing a quilt top, how to measure and apply borders, and finishing the quilt with binding. Finished quilt is 70" x 78".
Instructor: Sue Denton
Dates: Saturday - Apr. 28, May. 12, May 26
                           & June 23

Time: 10 am - 1 pm 
Price: $50 (includes pattern)


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Beginning Quilting 102 / Jewel Box  ♕♕
Students will learn all the basics of quilt making, how to use rulers and safely handle a rotary cutter.  Using chain piecing, two simple blocks combine into a versatile design using a straight set of 4 patches and half square triangles. Finished size is 56" x 72".
Instructor: Sue Denton
Dates: Saturday - Apr. 28, May. 12 & May 26
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Price: $50

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Stitch Play with Alice  ♕♕  
Are you interested in taking your embroidery skills to the next level? If so, this class is for you! We will be learning variations of stitches that you may already know along with ones that you may not have tried. The class will meet once a month and will cover 1 or 2 stitches and how they are used in a variety of ways. This is a perfect class for those interested in 'free embroidery style' and for Crazy Quilt projects.
Instructor: Alice LeBlanc
Dates: Thurs. -  Mar. 29, 
           Apr. 26,  May 24 &                   June 28
Time: 10 am - 1 pm 
Price: $10 per session

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Panel Magic Quilt Technique  ♕
Learn the technique of taking a panel and transforming it into a beautiful scene as viewed through windows. You will learn how to cut your panel and frame the pieces into windows. The window technique is very easy and fast! You can use any panel of your choice. The size of the quilt will be determined by the size of your panel and number of borders you want to add.
WARNING! Once you learn this technique, you will want to make more Panel Magic  Quilts! 
Instructor: Maryann Hussey
Dates: Sunday - March 4
Time: 11 am - 3 pm
Price: $25
Windows Quilt of Statue of Liberty. Take this class at Queen B's quilt Shop!

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Fearless Free Motion Quilting  
If you would like to learn to Free Motion Quilt in a supportive and fun atmosphere then join me and learn how to begin quilting your own projects at home with your home machine. Free Motion Quilting allows you to work directly on your own projects with little or no marking and without the need for stencils.
Instructor: Jenny Lyons
Dates: Saturday - March 17
Time: 10 am - 4 pm 
Price: $65

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Beginning Foundation Paper Piecing  
Basic technique for beginning foundation paper piecing. This class will introduce you to the basic techniques of foundation paper piecing. I will provide the basic pattern and paper pre-printed, in class. My sample includes 8 of these blocks to form a table runner.
Instructor: Sally Swalley
Dates: Sunday - March 25
Time: 11 am - 3 pm 
Price: $30

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Strip Club - Wrap Up!  
Have a Strip Club project that you never completed? Come join us - finish it up! No idea what to do next? Bring your project, all the fabric and pieces, plus the pattern and Sue will help you with what come next. Please call Sue before class with which project you will be bringing to work on. Class is only to finish projects already started, No new projects.
Instructor: Sue Denton
Dates: Saturday - April 7
Time: 10 am - 3 pm 
Price: $25

Prickly Pear
Sept 2015
Day Break
Strip Quilt
Early Light
Beginning Paper Piecing - The Judy Niemeyer Way  
Have you ever wanted to do a Judy Niemeyer pattern but thought it was too hard? Come learn the Judy Niemeyer paper piecing method in this beginning class. You will learn Judy's cutting, stacking, sorting and sewing methods. We will be making (3) 7" x 7" paper pieced blocks and when you're done you will be able to tackle any Judy pattern.
Instructor: Victoria Johnson
Dates: Saturday - April 14
Time: 10 am - 3 pm 
Price: $30

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Beginning Embroidery  
Beginning Embroidery covers the fundamentals of how to set up your embroidery project, and how to stitch the most common embroidery stitches. The class is a full day session with the morning covering setting up your project, tracing your design onto fabric, basting your backing and design fabric together.
Then the fun starts with the basic embroidery stitches. Straight Stitch, Running Stitch, Back Stitch, Buttonhole Stitch, Stem Stitch, Lazy Daisy and French Knots.
This is a stress free class and my goal is to provide a fun memorable embroidery experience to all.
Instructor: Alice LeBlanc
Dates: Saturday - April 21
Time: 10 am - 4 pm
Price: $35
'Open Sew Days'
'Open Sew Days' are now being offered at Queen B's Quilt Shop. Experience focused creativity and inspiration without everyday distractions in a haven suited for quilters. 
Instructor:  None
Dates: March 8,11, 16, 20 & 27; April 5, 10, 20, 22 & 27
Time:  10 am - 3 pm except Sunday which is 11 am - 3 pm
Price:  $5

Clubs & Workshops ... 
 Judy Niemeyer Workshop
- Hosted by Victoria
Got Judy Niemeyer quilts started and stuffed in your closets? Stuck on something that keeps you from finishing that Judy Niemeyer quilt that you just had to have and now you're asking yourself; "why did I ever buy that pattern and all of that fabric?
Well scoop all of it up and bring it down to Queen B's Quilt Shop and let's get it finished.
Come sit & sew with me from 11 am to 3 pm and ask away, any questions on any pattern and we will get you through what you thought was the most confusing pattern you ever bought. I promise it is easier than you think. No pressure, no class time limits, just finishing what I consider are some of the most beautiful quilts there are.
Instructor: Victoria Johnson
Dates: Sun. - Mar. 18, Apr. 15, May 20, June 24, July 15,
                     Aug. 19, Sept. 23, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 16
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $25 (each session)
Quilts of Honor Workshop (All Levels)
Join our workshop for Quilts of Honor. Quilts of Honor provides quilts to all veterans from all branches of the military. All service men and women that have been affected by war are eligible to receive a quilt.
Join us once a month at Queen B's Quilt Shop to work on these quilts. We have fabric available but donations are welcome.Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month
except  December.
Dates: Thurs. - Mar. 15, Apr. 19, May 17,                June 21, July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20,              Oct. 18, Nov. 15 
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Appliqué Club (All Levels)
Do you want to perfect your spray starch appliqué techniques?  Join Bobbie's club.  (Must have prior spray starch appliqué experience).  The club meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month.
Instructor: Bobbie Ball
Dates: Tuesday - Mar. 6, Apr. 3, May 1, Jun. 5, July 3, Aug. 7,                              Sept. 4, Oct. 2, Nov. 6, Dec. 4

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Price: Free

Donation Workshop (All Levels)
Join our workshop once a month to help perform a variety of duties that are involved in the many steps that are needed to complete a quilt. Queen B's donates the fabric and quilters donate their time. We will provide technique demos for specific tasks that have to be done. All levels of quilters are welcome.
This is a great way to hone those quilting skills while contributing to a variety of very worth while causes which include organizations and individuals in need. Meets on the second Friday of each month  except November.
Instructor: Bernie & Ellie
Dates: Fri. - Mar. 9, Apr. 13, May 11, Jun. 8,                       July 13, Aug. 10, Sept. 14,
                   Oct. 12, Dec. 14 

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Group photo of Queen B's Quilt Shop Donation Workshop members and supporters presenting quilts to Elderly Make a Wish Foundation. December 2016
December 2016
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December 2015
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