Clubs and Monthly Classes

◊Second Wednesday Club◊


2nd Wednesday of each month –Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Dec. 9 — 6 pm to 8 pm

Instructors: Marsha Harward & Chris Chamberlain

We will be finishing up our 12-month Block of the Month program, Secret & Shadows, honoring women from World War I and World War II who risked their lives as spies in service to their country. We have been studying a different woman spy as well as make blocks each month.

Unfortunately, no more kits are available.


Secrets and Shadows


◊Hand Applique Club◊


Every Tuesday (except holidays or when notified) – 10 am to Noon

Instructors: Diana Hess

Come join our FREE Hand Applique & Hand Piecing Club. This club is for those who know the basics of hand applique or want to learn to hand piece. This is a great way to improve on your applique skills and spend time appliqueing or hand piecing with good friends. Be sure and bring a notebook to write down all the tips and tricks you will learn. We will work together to improve our applique and hand piecing skills and get our own projects completed.

Level:  Beginner to Expert

Fee:  Free


◊Creative Stitchery at the Wagon◊


2nd Tuesdays, Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8 – 3 to 5 pm

Instructor: Marianne Michaels and Diana Hess

Do you love embroidery? Crazy Quilting? Fancy stitches? Sue Spargo? Do you just want to brush up and perfect your skills? Or do you just need some quiet stitching time with friends? Marianne & Diana are available to help participants work on any project and learn some new fancy stitches, including Sue Spargo’s specialty stitches. These have become Marianne’s forte, as well as Crazy Quilt stitching. Bring your wool project, cotton project, Block-of-the-Month project or other favorite project and we’ll help you and provide instruction.

Level: Beginner and Up

Fee:  $15.00


◊Design Divas◊


3rd Wednesdays, Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, & Dec. 16– 6 to 9 pm

Instructor: Chris Chamberlain

In September, we will be stitching on towels.  You can Monogram, as well as dress up a towel for yourself or a special person in your life.  We will also learn to stitch some of your favorite recipes on kitchen towels.  They make great holiday gifts. Don’t miss this class!!

In October, we are making some amazing lace Christmas ornaments and learning the techniques for stand-alone embroidery, including lace for apparel and patches for your favorite students’ backpack.  There are also designs available that you can make your own Christmas village plus many other things, come see all the fun ideas!

In November, come make some great greeting cards for your loved ones. Yes, we are sewing on paper!! Learn what you need to successfully create fun and beautiful paper crafts with your embroidery machine.

Level: Beginner to Advanced

Fee: $10 per month



◊When the Cows Come Home◊

Starting October 1st – 10 month program

Instructor:  Marianne Michaels

Create this fabulous quilt, featuring barns with wool applique on cotton backgrounds. Each month you will receive one kit which includes all the wool and cotton fabrics you will need to complete the quilt top. The pattern is by The Cottage at Cardiff Farms. The first month you will receive the pattern and fabric for your first block.

Please pick up your kit each month at the Corn Wagon. We can also ship a kit to you for an additional shipping charge

Level: Intermediate to advanced.

Fee: 1st Month $35.00 (includes pattern) Months 2-10 will be $17.95/month

Where the Cows Come Home

Please come in or call to register for this.


◊Kindred Spirits◊

Starting in November 2015

Instructor:  Suzanne Adams

Join the Kindred Spirits Quilt Club and make a miniature quilt each month using fabric from the Kindred Spirits collection by Jill Shaulis. This club will run for six months. Each month you will receive a pattern and fabric to complete a miniature quilt top and binding. Backing is not included. You will also receive via email a monthly Club Newsletter that will include sewing tips and other fun things.

Level: Intermediate to advanced.

Fee: $25.99 per month for 6 months (does not include shipping)

Kindred Spirits



◊Wool Applique:  Make It and Take It◊


Saturday, Sept. 26 – 10 to 11:30 am

Instructor: Marianne Michaels

Learn the how-to’s of wool applique while making a darling Fall wearable pin or pincushion. You will be able to complete (or almost complete) the project in this 1 ½ hour class. Join us for this quick and easy project.

Level: Beginnning

Fee: $5.00 (Includes Class fee, Pattern, and Kit!)

 ◊ Quilting Basics 101◊

Thursdays, Oct. 1, Oct. 8, & Oct. 15 — 5 to 8 pm

Instructor: Chris Chamberlain

Learn basic quilt making skills and make an awesome wall hanging from start to finish. You will learn about rotary cutting, accurate 1/4″ seams, pressing seams and adding borders. You also will learn about batting, making a quilt sandwich, quilting by machine, and binding your quilt. Size: Approx. 36″x36″

Level: Beginner
Fee: Fee: $60 (Kits available $34.95. Includes front, back, batting & binding)
Note:  There can be a 4th class, if needed, for an additional $20.00. 

Basics of Quilting - Houses






◊Fabric Selection and Coordination◊


Thursday, Oct. 29 – 6 to 9 pm

Instructor: Jen Tanner

Have you ever said, “I LOVE making quilts, it’s picking out the fabrics that I struggle with!” Well, you’re not alone! Join us for 3 hours of instruction, inspiration, and hands-on experience in coordinating fabrics for quilt making. With a background in interior design, Jen Tanner will cover design elements such as pattern, texture, scale & color, color, COLOR. Every quilt is a study in textile selection and coordination. Don’t be afraid to explore the possibilities!

Level: Beginner to Advanced

Fee: $20

Color Selection

◊Beginning Primitive Rug Hooking◊


Thursday, Nov. 12 — 3 to 6 pm

Instructor: Marianne Michaels

Learn the art of primitive rug hooking while creating one of these beautiful “rugs.” Your project can be made into a wall hanging, pillow, table topper, or a rug for the floor.

Choose from among a variety of kits available in the shop.

Level: Beginner

Fee: $20


◊More Rug Hooking – Exploring New Techniques◊


Thursday, Dec. 3 — 3 to 6 pm

Instructor: Marianne Michaels

Come explore some additional rug hooking techniques to enhance the look of your hooked rugs. Basic rug hooking experience required.

Level: Intermediate rug hooking skills

Fee: $20



◊The Tuffet◊


Saturday, Jan 16th, 2016, and Jan 30 – 1 pm to 5 pm (2 part class)

Instructor: Pat Parkin & Joyce Ekstrand

These tuffets are soooo much fun!!! Not just to look at, but to make, too. I find myself wanting to make dozens of combinations. Every one of them turns out wonderful.

Level: Confident Beginner

Fee: $40 (payable to Corn Wagon) Upholstery Kit Fee $65.00 (payable to Pat & Joyce by 2nd class)

(Open House discounts do not apply to this class)



Tuffet photo1



Class Policies

  • Class sizes will be a maximum of 12 and a minimum of 4 students for a class to be held.
  • Class fees must be paid at time of registration. NO REFUNDS! Your spot in a class will not be held unless you have paid. EXCEPTION: Refund or store credit will be given if we cancel the class.
  • A limited number of kits are available for some classes. Kits must be pepaid for at least 7 days in advance of the class.
  • Basic sewing supplies are required in most classes. A supply list will be made available for applicable classes.
  • Classes will start on time.
  • For safety reasons, no children please.

  ◊ Sewing Academy◊

Holiday/Summer Camps for kids and teens held at Corn Wagon Quilt Co. Classes are for 6 years old and older Small class sizes – 8 student maximum $15 per hour, $12.50 w/friend or $10 per student if signed up with 2 or more friends. Weekly, every – other-week, monthly, and on demand classes available Students provide their own fabric and thread and use The Sewing Academy sewing machines and supplies. Special Patterns for Children Sewers Children and teens love to express their creativity by sewing clothing they can wear, and they are learning a valuable life-long skill. You will be delighted how quickly your child can pick up the skills associated with sewing, and have FUN in the process. Contact Information: To register or get more details call The Sewing Academy by emailing Emily Sellick: or phone her at (801) 360-4450 Visit their blog at


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