Julie's Pins and Needles

Quilt Classes

QUILT CLASSES OPEN TO ANYONE
IN THE ALACHUA, FL AREA

Quilters of all skill levels are welcome at Julie’s Pins and Needles, whether you are a first-timer or a more practiced quilter. We offer quilt classes from beginner to intermediate levels, so you can select the best fit based on your previous experience.

We are conveniently located one mile from the I75/Alachua, FL interstate exit. 



TRY A CLASS

CONTACT US FOR A CUSTOM QUILT or LEARN HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN!

What's better than buying a custom quilt from Julie's Pins & Needles?
Why making one yourself!
Come in today and learn how to create your own family heirloom.
After you have  finished one of our quilt classes, we hope you will be able to make all the custom quilts you've dreamed of! If you don't have the time or ability to make your own custom quilts, we are always happy to help you. We’ll be happy to provide you with additional information, and answers to any questions you may have.

If you are in the Gainesville, FL area, swing by and see us. We are just a short drive away on beautiful Main Street in Alachua, FL.

Julie's Class and Event Calendar


SSK Shamrock Basket

Class is closed! Looking forward to Saint Patrick's Day? So are we! This cute market-style basket is all dressed up for the holiday with a cute "belt". The wide row is also bordered with a single row of 3-rod wale weaving above and below to make it stand out. Purchase some lucky fabric from Julie - and, the belt can come off, so the basket can be dressed up for every season and holiday!

Feb 22
Sit and Sew
Feb 23
Dance of The Dragonflies
Feb 27
American Sewing Guild Meeting

Classes


SSK Shamrock Basket
- Feb 19, 2019 10:00 am

Class is closed! Looking forward to Saint Patrick's Day? So are we! This cute market-style basket is all dressed up for the holiday with a cute "belt". The wide row is also bordered with a single row of 3-rod wale weaving above and below to make it stand out. Purchase some lucky fabric from Julie - and, the belt can come off, so the basket can be dressed up for every season and holiday!

Cost: $ 40.00
Dance of The Dragonflies
- Feb 23, 2019 10:00 am

By popular demand, Julie's Quilts and Needles will hold a class for the Dance of the Dragonflies quilt on February 23rd, 2019. Instructor Angie Adams will give instructions for the unique technique used to create the curved wings which make this pattern from Southwind Designs so eye-catching. Skill Level: Advanced Beginner -- Intermediate Please remember to bring your sewing machines.

Cost: $ 38.00
JG Patches of Life
- Mar 16, 2019 10:00 am

Patches of Life is made with Nine-Patch, Triangle in a Square and Triangle Pieced Square Blocks. The Triangle in a Square blocks give this quilt the illusion of curves. You can finish the outside edge with a Straight, Wave or Sawtooth Border. There are two sizes of blocks to choose from in Patches of Life. The Queen size quilt is made from 6" finished size blocks. The Nine-Patch uses 2 1/2" strips. Use a Jelly Roll or cut your own assortment of 2 1/2" strips. Triangle Pieced Squares and Triangle in a Square patches are made from 7" and 8" strips. The Lap quilt is made from 4 1/2" finished size blocks. The Nine-Patch uses 2" strips. You can trim off a 1/2" from each Jelly Roll strip or cut 2" strips from yardage. Triangle Pieced Squares and Triangle in a Square patches are made from 5 1/2" and 7" strips.

Cost: $ 35.00
Mayo de Quilts Bus Tour Full Payment
- May 04, 2019 07:00 am

Join us for a fun quilt bus tour through 3 shops and enjoy a fantabulous day shopping, eating and having fun without worrying about getting there and back!

Cost: $ 75.00
Mayo de Quilts Bus Tour Deposit
- May 04, 2019 07:00 am

Join us for a fun quilt bus tour through 3 shops and enjoy a fantabulous day shopping, eating and having fun without worrying about getting there and back! Visit Julie's Pins and Needles in Alachua, FL Miss D's Quilt Shop in Palatka, FL Sew Blessed Quilt Shop and Sew Blessed Sewing Shop in Hahira, Ga.

Cost: $ 50.00
Mayo de Quilts Bus Tour Final Payment
- May 04, 2019 07:00 am

Join us for a fun quilt bus tour through 3 shops and enjoy a fantabulous day shopping, eating and having fun without worrying about getting there and back! Visit Julie's Pins and Needles in Alachua, FL Miss D's Quilt Shop in Palatka, FL Sew Blessed Quilt Shop and Sew Blessed Sewing Shop in Hahira, Ga.

Cost: $ 25.00
Sixth Annual ?The Sisterhood of the Traveling Quilts? Bus Tour Registration August 9th and 10th, 2019 7:30 am Arrival Time on Friday, August 9th/ 8:00 am Departure Time Two days of quilt pampering where you will learn new skills, meet new friends, and find great deals, all while visiting 6 wonderful Quilt stores. Each store will have fun demonstrations and specials. Join fellow quilters for a special Central Florida Tour of Favorite Quilt Stores! Registration fee includes your transportation in a luxury coach, hotel accommodations based on double occupancy, and meals (lunch, dinner, and party on Friday / breakfast and lunch on Saturday). Registration Fee Total: $225.00 Deposit of $100.00 will hold your seat. Balance of $125.00 due by July 15, 2019 Single occupancy requires an additional deposit of $55 at registration Cancellations 30-60 days prior to departure will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be given to any cancellations within 30 days prior to the departure date. Please specify your roommate preference (if you have one) in the appropriate space on this registration form. Payment is confirmation of your booking. You must make your payment within one week of your reservation submission.

Cost: $ 100.00
Sixth Annual ?The Sisterhood of the Traveling Quilts? Bus Tour Registration August 9th and 10th, 2019 7:30 am Arrival Time on Friday, August 9th/ 8:00 am Departure Time Two days of quilt pampering where you will learn new skills, meet new friends, and find great deals, all while visiting 6 wonderful Quilt stores. Each store will have fun demonstrations and specials. Join fellow quilters for a special Central Florida Tour of Favorite Quilt Stores! Registration fee includes your transportation in a luxury coach, hotel accommodations based on double occupancy, and meals (lunch, dinner, and party on Friday / breakfast and lunch on Saturday). Registration Fee Total: $225.00 Deposit of $100.00 will hold your seat. Balance of $125.00 due by July 15, 2019 Single occupancy requires an additional deposit of $55 at registration Cancellations 30-60 days prior to departure will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be given to any cancellations within 30 days prior to the departure date. Please specify your roommate preference (if you have one) in the appropriate space on this registration form. Payment is confirmation of your booking. You must make your payment within one week of your reservation submission.

Cost: $ 125.00
Sixth Annual ?The Sisterhood of the Traveling Quilts? Bus Tour Registration August 9th and 10th, 2019 7:30 am Arrival Time on Friday, August 9th/ 8:00 am Departure Time Two days of quilt pampering where you will learn new skills, meet new friends, and find great deals, all while visiting 6 wonderful Quilt stores. Each store will have fun demonstrations and specials. Join fellow quilters for a special Central Florida Tour of Favorite Quilt Stores! Registration fee includes your transportation in a luxury coach, hotel accommodations based on double occupancy, and meals (lunch, dinner, and party on Friday / breakfast and lunch on Saturday). Registration Fee Total: $225.00

Cost: $ 225.00
This is only for the additional fee if you are wanting a single hotel room.

Cost: $ 55.00