Ricky Tims Super Quilt Seminar
 Row by Row


  • Call us at 503-658-1600
  • Come see us at the store
Classes fill FAST and range from 10-20 students.

Let us know what you and your group are interested in and we'll work to accomodate you!
You do not have to own a BERNINA to sew at Quilting Delights.
  • Payment is due upon signing up for a class.
  • In-store and local class fee is refundable or transferable to another class if cancellation is done at least 5 days before class.
  • National Teacher classes and workshops require 30 day cancellation.
  • There is NO REFUND OR TRANSFER OF FUNDS TO ANOTHER CLASS IF WE RECEIVE NOTIFICATION OF YOUR INABILITY TO ATTEND CLASS WITH LESS THAN 5 DAYS NOTICE AND LESS THAN 30 DAY NOTICE FOR NATIONAL TEACHERS. Sorry, we are not able to make exceptions. This ensures the teachers are compensated for their time, and other students waiting for spots in full classes are not missing class opportunities due to late cancellations.
  • No-shows forfeit any refund or exchange.


Bernina Mastery Classes

Artistic Edge Cutter / DesignWorks Mastery

Cost: $ FREE
We will start from the beginning and work our way through!! It will take all year to get through each of the important segments!

Cost: $ FREE
Embroidery Mastery - To support our NEW BERNINA Machine owners we have created a series of 4 classes to introduce you to your new machine embroidery module. With each class you will grow your knowledge of machine embroidery techniques and processes. Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Cost: $ FREE
Machine Mastery - To support our NEW BERNINA Machine owners we have created a series of 4 classes to help you get acquainted with your beautiful new BERNINA! We have a new project each month specifically designed so that each project will highlight different features of your new machine. By the time you complete the 4 classes you will be able to take off your training wheels and sew away.......but we are always here if you hit a bump in the road!!

Block of the Month

Working through The Farmers Wife 1930s Sampler Quilt book you will create a 99-block queen-size sampler quilt inspired by the letters first published in the Farmers Wife Magazine during the 1930s. This will be a hands on sewing class whether you are making the quilt by hand or by machine so we will meet from 11am to 3pm the first Sunday of every month. This will be an 18 month program.

Purple Irises are in bloom on this cotton quilt fabric that is from the Irresistible Iris Collection, designed by Ann Lauer for Benartex. Truly irresistible, you won't want to miss this beautiful Block of the Month!

We are teaming this quilt design with Maywood Studio's elegant fabric group, Regent's Park. This block of the Month will be great for confident beginners to advanced students and will be a hand's on class meeting the 4th Saturday of each month from July to December.

Sue Garman is known for her wonderfully detailed & illustrated patterns, and Stars for a New Day is no exception! This quilt design starts with a feathered star block set on point and adds a multitude of borders finishing with a final star filled outer border. This is a wonderfully intricate Block of the Month quilt for those advanced quilters wanting a challenge!


We'll get you up to speed with all the ins & outs of the BERNINA 7 & 8 Series machines. Computer based training at its best! No machines for this class! If you have purchased your machine through Quilting Delights this is a great way to improve your knowledge on the basics of your machine! Class meets at 6pm.

Cost: $ FREE
Software Sampler is for the V7 Designer Plus Software owner who has run through at least the basic classes and wants to learn more!! This is not a beginning software Class!!

Cost: $ 125.00
We are replacing and adding to our Embroidery Club held the last Monday Evening of EVERY Month!! Starting Monday, February 29th, you'll get the first your OESD Club Packs. ANYONE WITH AN EMBROIDERY MACHINE OR A DESIRE TO MACHINE EMBROIDER is welcome to come! All brands are welcome, especially BERNINA, Elna, Janome, Brother, Viking, and more! Every month we will educate you, inspire you and send you out into the world! Please be sure to call ahead EACH month to confirm your attendance so we know how many handouts to print. You do not have to be an Embroidery Spree Club Member to Attend the FREE club!! PLEASE NOTE: The May Embroidery club date has been moved to Saturday May 21st!!

Cost: $ FREE


Quilting Delights is delighted to welcome award winning artist Cherrie Hampton. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn Cherrie’s techniques for translating fabric and thread into realistic images with a myriad of techniques and tools including painting with transparent and opaque paints, inks, colored pencils, watercolor pencils & crayons!

Cost: $ 45.00
This 2-Day Workshop gives you the opportunity to choose your Claudia Dinnell project from either, Through the Woods, Tis the Season or Made in America. Each of these machine embroidered designs are filled with lacework and lightweight pattern fills that make the embroidery process smooth and fast.

Cost: $ 120.00
Etsy Craft Party is all about sparking creativity and letting those sparks fly. We give you permission to make some creative messes and to make them with friends! Then share what you make, create and celebrate on social media with #EtsyCraftParty. Register today and reserve your spot so you don't miss the fun!!!

Learn applique and quilting techniques from Laura Heine using one of the blocks from Laura's Garden Party Quilt! No Machine applique!

Cost: $ 75.00
Shabby Chic!!! In this second series you will learn Laura's techniques for creating a layered, three dimensional collage art quilt. Choice of three designs.

Cost: $ 100.00
A Sewing, Serging, Quilting and Embroidery Education Retreat you won't want to miss!! Two fun filled days of sewing and education! All machines and kits are provided!

Cost: $ 299.00
We are so excited to have Janet Fogg presenting her workshop, Animal Overlays here at Quilting Delights!! Janet Fogg is well known Portland quilt artist and teacher who creates with skill and imagination. She strives to show that creativity in her original art quilts and shares it with students in her quilt making workshops.

Join us the fourth Wednesday of EVERY Month to give a little back to the Veterans who have given so much for us!! The mission of Quilts of Valor is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor. Come and join the group at Quilting Delights led by Ken Lawler.

Every year we open the shop to you for one big Rummage sale!! This gives you the opportunity to sell some of your excess fabric or quilts or patterns or whatever you have that needs to be moved on from your bursting sewing room!! OR if you don't have anything to sell you will certainly need to come and find some great deals!!!

We are thrilled to announce that Janet Fogg is coming to our store for a lecture and trunk show with some of her new newest patterns and designs.

Cost: $ 15.00
We are so excited to welcome award winning artist Cherrie Hampton!! Prior to Cherrie's class she will be presenting a trunk show on some of her amazing art quilts! You may have already seen some of Cherrie's work which is hanging in the front of our store. Don't miss this opportunity to see more of Cherrie's collection & hear stories of her inspiration using the colors, textures, and movements of nature.

Cost: $ 10.00

Machine Embroidery

We are so impressed with this beautiful quilt, we want to make it available to you and make sure you actually get it done! This will be a 4 class series for beginning machine embroiderers to experts (you will just get yours done faster - ha ha). In this collection by artist Krista Hamrick, each state is thoughtfully represented with iconic imagery and hand drawn lettering leading you on a tour of the whole United States!

Other Classes

Take your paper piecing skills to a new level with our favorite paper piecing expert - Victoria Jones. Using Connie Kaufman's book Little Gems, Victoria will guide through the creation of one of the miniature paper piecing quilt projects in the book. Victoria will also provide information on additional techniques for embellishments!!

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn tricks and techniques to confidently use your Bernina Binding Tool on any project.

Cost: $ 20.00
Please welcome back Ms. Shelly Fitzgerald from Idaho! Shelly loves fabric and thread - put them together and give her some tools to manipulate them and she is in heaven! And you will be too! This two day class is for those of you with BERNINAs who want to learn ALL there is to know about Fancy Feet and Fancy Stitches on your machine!!

Cost: $ 125.00
Many of you have asked for suggestions on finishing and quilting your recent Claudia Dinnell projects so we are adding a special class with this in mind! Bring your machine and your project and we will work on finishing them together! This will not be limited to Claudia's projects - if you are struggling with finishing any project, bring it in and get help and suggestions to get you over the finish line!

Cost: $ 30.00
This amazing bag holds everything!! Come and sew with Pat and learn to set zippers the right way - there are 4 of them so you will be an expert by the end of class!!!

Cost: $ 40.00
Come and join the class to create your own custom footstool with 1/8 yard cuts of your favorite fabrics. You can use any color combination of fabrics to match your personal decor. This will be a two day hands on class.

Cost: $ 60.00

Quilting Classes

Fearless free-motion quilting? - this class is for you! Whether you are working on your sit-down machine or stand-up long arm, this 6 month training will dramatically improve your free-motion quilting!!

Cost: $ 175.00
Join our guest Teacher Victoria Jones for an introduction to paper piecing. This will be a hands on course so you will bring your machine and dive right in! Everything you need will be included in the kit (other than your normal sewing supplies like thread, needles pins, etc.)

Cost: $ 40.00
Join Victoria Jones as she leads you through all the tricks and techniques to create one of Judy Niemeyer's beautiful paper pieced Leaf Table Runner from her new Leaf Series! With a contemporary layout this pattern is designed to make the leaf the focus of every project.

Cost: $ 45.00
Lessons for new quilters!!! Learn the basics of piecing - including cutting, pressing and stitching techniques. This class is designed to teach you how to accurately and efficiently sew 1/4" seams so that your quilt blocks match and come together effortlessly! In this one day class you will piece together a beautiful Maywood Studio's table runner and as the last step - learn to attach your binding like an expert!!

Cost: $ 75.00
Ruler Sampler with Lorraine Wilkins!! You've dived into Free Motion Quilting and now you are ready for more?? Well here it it is - Machine Quilting using rulers!! In this 2 day workshop Lorraine will 'guide' you in the use of Rulers to form your quilting designs. She will teach you all the tricks and techniques for becoming an expert at ruler work!

Cost: $ 150.00
Now that you have completed your Intro to Paper Piecing you are ready for your next step with Victoria Jones - Tutti Frutti!! In this class you will build on your basic skills acquired in the Intro class and move on to a beautiful table centerpiece (or wall hanging). In this class you will learn Carol Doaks foundation paper techniques.

Cost: $ 45.00
With the success of this year's Embroidery Spree we have added a class for the beautiful What a Whirl Quilt pattern. This will be a hands on class meeting 3 times.

Cost: $ FREE
sewing machine service and repair