Classes - Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co.


                        We host a variety of classes for all skill levels. 

 Sisters of the Cloth - 2018

We invite you to this series of three classes held at the Adel Library 10 am to noon:

July 21,  Millie Kehrli wiol share her collection of children's quilting theme books

September 15, Historian Kathy Wilson with program Good Women and Bad Girls 

November 17, Cyndie Craigmile with a timeline of her quilts.

Quilters and friends will gather to learn and listen.

Hand sewing projects will be provided or you may choose to bring your own or to just enjoy the company and program. 
Each meeting will include: 

  • Discussion on the history of the women and their quilts that came before us.  

  • Featured speakers

  • Quilt show and tell  of your quilts and ours with focus on vintage quilts 

  • Door prizes, free patterns and refreshments  

  • Commemorative block exchange 

Pre-register required. 

 Indigo Dyeing Yard Party - September 29, 10 am to 11:30 am

Taught by Maggie Howe from Prairie Land Herbs

Class fee is $35 and includes all supplies (2 scarves) and refreshments


 Making a T-Shirt Quilt - October 6, 10 am to noon

No sewing machines required for this lecture. Julia Swallow will walk students through everything you need to know about making a t-shirt quilt with reference-sheet hand outs.


   Ladies of the Lake Quilt Retreat

Each year, we sponsor two back to back fall quilt retreats and one spring retreat at Lake Panorama. We teach a variety of quilting techniques at these retreats. Check the retreat page for more detail. 


  Needle Turn Applique

Judy Williams will be in the shop on Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 from 11 am to 2 pm with free demo, q&a and hand outs on her process of hand applique. No pre-registration required.

   Open Sew

Open Sew is held the 2nd or 3rd Thursday and Friday of each  month.  Quilters gather at the Adel Library for a day of stitching and chatting, no fee and no pre-registration required.  

2018 Dates

Jan 11 and 12

Feb 8 and 9

March 8 and 9

April 12 and 13

May 10 and 11

June 14 and 15

July 12 and 13

August 23 and 24

September 13 and 14

October 11 and 12

November 8 and 9

December 13 and 14

Unless otherwise noted, all classes are held in the spacious conference room of the Adel Public Library, 1/2 block south of the shop and requires pre-registration.

Class Cancellation Policy:  A refund is given for an class cancellation 7 days or more prior to the scheduled date.  Class fee is forfeited for cancellations received less than 7 days prior.  Full refund is given if the shop cancels for any reason.



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