Lessons created by or recommended by members

Pillow for Breast Cancer Patients pdf

Make One, Take One class given at the Eastside Library in June 2023. Includes instructions for beginners for making a placemat using the quilt as you go technique.

Using a Facing instead of a Binding and include corner triangles (Perfect for small quilts you want to hang up.)

Using a Facing instead of a Binding (This video does not include corner triangles, but does decrease the bulk in the corners.)

Origami Fridge Magnets

Potato Pouch instruction video

Soup Cozy pattern

Fidget Quilt for Dementia Patients These are general instructions for a fidget quilt, including a list of suggested “activities” to include on it.

Tips for Quilters Pam Doffek shared these tips at the November 2019 Guild meeting

How to make and attach a HANGING SLEEVE (required for entry into quilt shows)

Joining of Seams on Binding Note: This is a large file and may take a while to load.

Foundation Paper-Pieced House block

Foundation Paper-Pieced Boat block


How to Make a Valentine Hearts Table Runner

How to Quilt a Large Quilt on a Small Sewing Machine

Pillowcase Instructions from Jeanne Brenner NOTE: Jeanne uses a 1 1/2″ accent fabric strip (instead of 1″ as in these instructions).

Flying Geese Units (two methods)

Lessons from Sue Skornia’s Presentation to the Guild at the June 2019 meeting

General Instructions for Making and Completing Quilts

  • Lesson 1: Half-Square Triangles & Combinations of Half-Square Triangles with Squares
  • Lesson 2: Quarter-Square Triangles (hour glass) & Combinations of Quarter-Square Triangles with Squares
  • Lesson 3: Combination of Half-Square Triangles and Quarter-Square Triangles with Squares
  • Lesson 4: One-Quarter Triangle Square
  • Lesson 5: Floating Star