Ricky Tims Super Quilt Seminar


  • 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

We will start from the beginning and work our way through!! It will take all year to get through each of the important segments! Class is FREE if your V8 software has been purchased at Quilting Delights!

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!!

We will hold our Serger Mastery Series on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Please bring your machine, owner's manual, technique book, 4 different color serger thread and 2 spools wooly nylon.

Cost: $ FREE

Block of the Month

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!

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!


JANUARY CLASS CHANGED DUE TO WEATHER TO BEGIN iN MARCH Welcome to our BRAND NEW Long Arm Club!! Every segment of the program (12 months) will include an embroidered badge when you complete the assignment for that month AND a Block Pattern to go into a finished project! The Troop meetings will start in January 2017! We will start with a basic refresher on ALL aspects of Machine Quilting (sitdown and/or standup). And we will start with monthly projects!

Artistic Edge Cutter / DesignWorks Club - Join us each month for projects, ideas, new techniques, and lots of fun with your Artistic Edge Cutter and DesignWorks Software! Club Is FREE with purchase of an Artistic Edge Cutter or DesignWorks Package from Quilting Delights!

JANUARY CLASS CHANGED DUE TO WEATHER - We will start in MARCH! Our Multi Needle Club starts up in January and will blow your socks off!! Of course, only after you have embroidered your name on them....... We'll show you how to make the biggest and baddest quilt blocks, make projects In-The-Hoop and quilt with this machine as well!! The possibilities are endless!! You can even embroider shoes and Chenille Letter Jacket Letters!! Really, yes, you can!!

Cost: $ 199.00
ANYONE WITH AN EMBROIDERY MACHINE OR A DESIRE TO MACHINE EMBROIDER is welcome to come! Every month we will educate you, inspire you and send you out into the world! This Year we have something special......a year full of Kimberbell projects!! Each month we will have a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio!

Cost: $ FREE
Software Inspirations is for the V8 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


Many of the cleverest features of our 7 & 8 Series machines lay buried and untouched behind the buttons and folders of that computer screen. Well no more!!! Shelly Fitzgerald is here, again, to do what she does best - reveal all of those unused and mysterious features and functions.......and best of all it's going to fun as well as educational!!!

Finished with your series 7 or 8 Bernina Mastery classes? Where do you go now? Well right here of course.........with the Beyond 7's and 8's, 3 class series! These classes are designed to keep you learning and your confidence growing!

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 one day class is for those of who want to learn ALL there is to know about the Fancy Feet and Fancy Stitches on your Series 7 or 8 Bernina sewing machines!! This is the third and final class in the Beyond 7's and 8"s 3 class series!

Cost: $ 125.00
Either of these 2-Day Workshops gives you the opportunity to choose your favorite Claudia Dinnell project: Through the Woods Tis the Season Made in America, or Claudia's latest and greatest....Summer Lovin'! Each of these machine embroidered designs are filled with lacework and lightweight pattern fills that make the embroidery process smooth and fast. Whether you are a beginner or advanced embroiderer, you'll learn a thing or two, for sure!!

Cost: $ 120.00
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
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.

She's BACK.......It's a Sewapalooza with Shelly Fitzgerald!!! This is a two day sewing & embroidery adventure designed to use those special and amazing features on your BERNINA sewing and embroidery machines!! And no one is better than Shelly at using those mystery features in a fun and creative way!

Cost: $ 199.00
Quilting Delights is so happy to welcome back artist, author and national teacher John Kubiniec! John maintains a longarm quilting and quilting design studio in Rochester, NY. He also teaches and travels extensively sharing his techniques and his love of quilting.

Cost: $ 10.00
Tone up and get in shape....with your V8 software skills that is!! Join us for some hands-on experience using your software. In the morning you will work on the computer and in the afternoon you will stitch out your work from the morning session!

Machine Embroidery

Get ready for Halloween!! Kimberbell has done all the work so all you need to do is come and embroidery!! For two whole days!! We provide the kits for 6 adorable projects, all using different embroidery techniques! Plus you'll receive a Bonus Kimberbell Project bag you'll keep forever! 9am-5pm each day including Lunch and snacks!

We loved the What a Whirl quilt so much, we couldn't resist a new design for 2017!! This year it is going to be Fresh Blooms!! This new design will have a similar format with some blocks pieced and some blocks embroidered!! So don't miss out on the fun - join us for another beautiful quilt.

Get ready for Christmas and strengthen your Embroidery skills at the same time! Come and join us for this two day Christmas embroidery extravaganza!! We provide the kits for all 6 adorable projects. Each project will use a different embroidery technique and the designs are yours to make again and again! Plus you'll receive a Bonus Kimberbell Project bag you'll keep forever! 9am-5pm each day including Lunch and snacks!

Other Classes

This beautiful and impressive table mat finishes approximately 19 1/2" across and is full of bright bold colors!! Join us for this beginning wool handwork journey. You will not be disappointed, start your year off with something new and magical! We made everything easy - the kits are prepared and include everything you need.....the only thing missing is you and a needle and a pair of scissors!!

Quilting Classes

Quilting Delights is happy to welcome back artist, author and national teacher John Kubiniec! John teaches and travels extensively sharing his techniques and his love of quilting. In this workshop, John will show how easy curved piecing really is! Working with the Drunkards Path block you will master your curved piecing skills and then quilt them with simple straight line and simple curved quilting using the walking foot or dual feed feature on your domestic sewing machine!

Cost: $ 75.00
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
What could be better than a full day of quilting education with National educator John Kubiniec? Well, how about TWO full days of quilting education??? If you have a longarm or a sit-down quilting machine you won't want to miss this 2 day opportunity with John Kubiniec! The first day is all about design creativity and the second day, Rulers will rule!!

Cost: $ 125.00
This is an 8 month long Quilting class using Rulers to create your quilting designs! The class will meet one Saturday a month to learn ruler quilting techniques. You will also have access to eight quilting videos which you can watch at home over and over again! At the end of the eight months you will have finished a 62" x 70" quilt using ALL the rulers to quilt the blocks as you go!!

Cost: $ 49.00
sewing machine service and repair