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Quilters Quest Classes

Quilting Classes- Chicago
Quilters Quest is proud to be Chicagoland's source for quilt education.
We offer classes on quilting techniques as well as classes on how to get the most out of various domestic machines. 

Sewing Classes- Chicago

We love the versatility that comes with being a sewist and quilter!
Each month, Quilters Quest offers several sewing classes that will help you make giftables and accessories for your home.
We also offer classes for kids- we love bringing the joy of making to kids!

Class Policies and Procedures

Students will receive a refund for classes cancelled 7 or more days before the beginning of the class.
Any cancellations less than 7 days before the class will only be refunded if the space is able to be filled from a waitlist.
In the event that Quilters Quest cancels a class due to low enrollment or unforeseen circumstances, students will be offered a full refund.
Certain events may be non-refundable, see the class description or call the store for more details.
If a student feels ill or has been recently exposed to COVID-19, we ask that they not attend until they are feeling better.

Upcoming Classes


Fussy Cutting Fancy
- Feb 21, 2024 10:00 am

Choose a beautiful print, a novelty fabric or a panel with square elements. Add two or three complementary fabrics and a make a great quilt.

Cost: $ 60.00
Hand Stitchers Club
- Feb 21, 2024 01:00 pm

Join Celeste for a fun and relaxing session of hand work.

Cost: $ 5.00
Finishing School
- Feb 21, 2024 05:00 pm

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Cost: $ 15.00
Right from the Start
- Feb 22, 2024 10:00 am

Get started on your first quilt!

Cost: $ 150.00
OESD Embroidery Essentials Event
- Feb 22, 2024 10:00 am

Learn all the embroidery essentials!

Cost: $ 29.99
OESD Embroidery Essentials Event
- Feb 23, 2024 10:00 am

Learn all the embroidery essentials!

Cost: $ 29.99
Embroidery Club
- Feb 24, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Pie Please Hot Pads
- Feb 24, 2024 12:00 pm

Pass the (Embroidered) Pie Please!

Cost: $ 40.00
Get to Know Your Machine
- Feb 25, 2024 01:00 pm

Bring your sewing machine to QQ and learn how to use it!

Cost: $ 40.00
AccuQuilt Club
- Feb 25, 2024 01:00 pm

Cut Time, Quilt More!

Cost: $ 40.00
BERNINA Software Building Blocks
- Feb 25, 2024 07:00 pm

Join BERNINA Educator Debbi Lashbrook in the new Building Blocks of Software 9!

Cost: $ 100.00
Finishing School
- Feb 26, 2024 10:00 am

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Cost: $ 15.00
Quiltworx Clinic
- Feb 27, 2024 05:00 pm

Get those Judy Niemeyer projects out of the box and get them finished with Celeste's help!

Cost: $ 15.00
QQ Serger Club: Hemming Techniques
- Mar 01, 2024 10:00 am

Learn 5 ways to hem a variety of fabrics with your serger!

Cost: $ 30.00
O Little Town Sew-along
- Mar 01, 2024 10:00 am

Let's spend the next 12 months building this quilt to have it done in time for Christmas!

Cost: $ 18.00
Borders, Backings, and Bindings Lecture
- Mar 02, 2024 09:30 am

Master the 3B's of completing a quilt top.

Cost: $ 20.00
Basic Bindings
- Mar 02, 2024 12:00 pm

Learn all of the tips and tricks to make beautiful basic bindings.

Cost: $ 35.00
Mystery Quilt Sewalong 2024
- Mar 03, 2024 07:00 pm

Join us for a virtual mystery quilt sew along!

Cost: $ 70.00
BERNINA Mastery Class #2
- Mar 05, 2024 10:00 am

Learn all of the ins and outs, and wonderful capabilities of your BERNINA Embroidery machine!
Class is free if you purchased your machine from QQ, please call to register.

Introduction to EQ8 VIRTUAL Lecture
- Mar 05, 2024 07:00 pm

Join this one hour virtual lecture to learn about all the features of EQ8 quilt design software.

Cost: $ 10.00
Tree of Life
- Mar 08, 2024 09:30 am

Make this traditional block using modern methods!

Cost: $ 60.00
Janome Mastery Class
- Mar 08, 2024 10:00 am

Learn the basics of your Janome machine and gain confidence to get started!

Cost: $ 40.00
Quiltworx Wedding Ring
- Mar 09, 2024 10:00 am

Learn Judy Niemeyer's fabulous organization methods and her unique way of paper piecing!

Cost: $ 120.00
Walk All the Way Around the Block
- Mar 11, 2024 09:30 am

The walking foot does far more than stitching in the ditch!

Cost: $ 60.00
Featherweight Free Motion Quilting
- Mar 12, 2024 10:00 am

Learn to free motion quilt on your Featherweight!

Cost: $ 30.00
BERNINA Mastery Class #1
- Mar 13, 2024 10:00 am

Come learn all of the wonderful things your wonderful new machine can do!
Class is free if you purchased your machine from QQ, please call to register.

Cadence Court Sew-along
- Mar 13, 2024 01:00 pm

Let's spend the next 12 months building this awesome circular quilt!

Cost: $ 18.00
Five Great Zipper Bags
- Mar 14, 2024 09:30 am

Inserting a zipper doesn't have to be scary! Carol will teach you to five different ways to insert zippers with ease.

Cost: $ 60.00
Beyond Basic Bindings
- Mar 15, 2024 10:00 am

Learn how to do several special techniques to make creative bindings.

Cost: $ 30.00
Santorini Tote
- Mar 15, 2024 10:00 am

The Santorini Tote is a very versatile bag pattern, waiting for your creative spirit!

Cost: $ 40.00
Open Sewing Day Event
- Mar 18, 2024 10:00 am

Join us for a day full of sewing!

Cost: $ 10.00
Hand Stitchers Club
- Mar 18, 2024 06:00 pm

Join Celeste for a fun and relaxing session of hand work.

Cost: $ 5.00
Quiltworx Clinic
- Mar 19, 2024 05:00 pm

Get those Judy Niemeyer projects out of the box and get them finished with Celeste's help!

Cost: $ 15.00
You've Got a Friend Named Elmer
- Mar 20, 2024 09:30 am

Imagine a world where every seam you stitch is perfect...it's possible with this technique!

Cost: $ 10.00
Imagine a world where every seam you stitch is perfect...it's possible with this technique!

Cost: $ 10.00
Hand Stitchers Club
- Mar 20, 2024 01:00 pm

Join Celeste for a fun and relaxing session of hand work.

Cost: $ 5.00
Finishing School
- Mar 20, 2024 05:00 pm

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Cost: $ 15.00
Create Mesmerizing Designs that are Oh, So Easy to Sew!

Cost: $ 95.00
Fill Harmonics Workshop
- Mar 22, 2024 09:30 am

Create Mesmerizing Designs that are Oh, So Easy to Sew!

Cost: $ 95.00
Embroidery Club
- Mar 23, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Bunny Butt Utensil Holders
- Mar 23, 2024 12:00 pm

Hop on down to the Easter dinner table and get ready to feast!

Cost: $ 40.00
AccuQuilt Club
- Mar 24, 2024 01:00 pm

Cut Time, Quilt More!

Cost: $ 40.00
Laminated Cotton Apron
- Mar 26, 2024 10:00 am

Not just a kitchen apron! This laminated cotton apron is waterproof so you can keep dry!

Cost: $ 20.00
Finishing School
- Mar 27, 2024 10:00 am

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Cost: $ 15.00
Birds
- Mar 28, 2024 10:00 am

Create these adorable birds in a variety of poses and attitudes!

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn to paper piece this modern quilt!

Cost: $ 50.00
BERNINA Mastery Class #2
- Apr 01, 2024 10:00 am

Learn all of the ins and outs, and wonderful capabilities of your BERNINA Embroidery machine!
Class is free if you purchased your machine from QQ, please call to register.

Janome Mastery Class
- Apr 02, 2024 10:00 am

Learn the basics of your Janome machine and gain confidence to get started!

Cost: $ 40.00
EQ8 Fundamentals
- Apr 02, 2024 06:00 pm

Learn the basics of how to design quilts and blocks using EQ8 software.

Cost: $ 30.00
BERNINA Mastery Class #1
- Apr 03, 2024 10:00 am

Come learn all of the wonderful things your wonderful new machine can do!
Class is free if you purchased your machine from QQ, please call to register.

The Classmate
- Apr 03, 2024 10:00 am

This is a tool bag with lots of pockets - fill 'em, fold 'em and go!

Cost: $ 40.00
Safe and Accurate Rotary Cutting
- Apr 04, 2024 09:30 am

Learn to use the rotary cutter safely and effectively.

Cost: $ 30.00
Diagonally Pieced Runner
- Apr 04, 2024 01:00 pm

Learn how to make a diagonally pieced runner that turns out great every time!

Cost: $ 25.00
O Little Town Sew-along
- Apr 05, 2024 10:00 am

Let's spend the next 12 months building this quilt to have it done in time for Christmas!

Cost: $ 18.00
T-Shirt Quilts
- Apr 05, 2024 01:30 pm

Who doesn't have a pile of t-shirts sitting in the back of their closet? Turn those old shirts into a wonderful keepsake that can be enjoyed for years to come.

Cost: $ 75.00
Toolbox Basics VIRTUAL Lecture
- Apr 09, 2024 07:00 pm

Explore the features of the BERNINA Toolbox Embroidery Software.

Cost: $ 10.00
Right from the Start: Learn More
- Apr 10, 2024 10:00 am

Take your quilt-making skills to the next level with this four-week skill building class.

Cost: $ 100.00
Cadence Court Sew-along
- Apr 10, 2024 01:00 pm

Let's spend the next 12 months building this awesome circular quilt!

Cost: $ 18.00
Open Sewing Day Event
- Apr 15, 2024 10:00 am

Join us for a day full of sewing!

Cost: $ 10.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 11:00 am

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 11:30 am

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 12:00 pm

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 01:00 pm

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 01:30 pm

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 02:00 pm

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Appraisal Day
- Apr 15, 2024 02:30 pm

Bring your quilts to AQS Certified Appraiser Chris Moline and get a written appraisal or a consultation on vintage items.

Cost: $ 55.00
Hand Stitchers Club
- Apr 15, 2024 06:00 pm

Join Celeste for a fun and relaxing session of hand work.

Cost: $ 5.00
Secret Garden
- Apr 16, 2024 10:00 am

Bring a touch of botanica to your tablescape, home, or office with this leaf inspired placemat or wall decor project!

Cost: $ 40.00
BERNINA Software 9 Mastery 202
- Apr 16, 2024 06:00 pm

Learn more of the advanced features of the DesignerPlus Software.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn how the BSR can give you a huge jumpstart towards lovely free motion quilting!

Cost: $ 10.00
Footloose & Fancy Free Motion Quilting
- Apr 18, 2024 11:00 am

Learn how to free motion quilt so you have the freedom to quilt your own projects!

Cost: $ 30.00
Reversible Bucket Hat
- Apr 19, 2024 10:00 am

Create your own bucket hat from fabric of your choice!

Cost: $ 30.00
Basic Computer for Embroidery
- Apr 19, 2024 02:00 pm

Spend less time computing and more time embroidering!

Cost: $ 15.00
Pamper yourself at our Day at the Spa event!

Cost: $ 109.00
Kimberbell Day at the Spa Virtual Event
- Apr 20, 2024 10:00 am

Pamper yourself at our Day at the Spa virtual event!

Cost: $ 109.00
Finishing School
- Apr 22, 2024 10:00 am

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Cost: $ 15.00
Quiltworx Clinic
- Apr 23, 2024 05:00 pm

Get those Judy Niemeyer projects out of the box and get them finished with Celeste's help!

Cost: $ 15.00
Hand Stitchers Club
- Apr 24, 2024 01:00 pm

Join Celeste for a fun and relaxing session of hand work.

Cost: $ 5.00
Finishing School
- Apr 24, 2024 05:00 pm

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Cost: $ 15.00
Flipping Out Bag
- Apr 25, 2024 10:00 am

Flipping out is a clever storage case that can hold your sewing/crafting tools and notions!

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroidery Club
- Apr 27, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Sunflower Table Topper
- Apr 27, 2024 12:00 pm

Stitch up a unique combination of blocks to create your own table runner!

Cost: $ 40.00
AccuQuilt Club
- Apr 28, 2024 01:00 pm

Cut Time, Quilt More!

Cost: $ 40.00
Sewing Daze Retreat Event
- May 02, 2024 10:00 am

Come sew with us in our new classroom!

Cost: $ 140.00
Embroidery Club
- May 25, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Jun 22, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Jul 20, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Aug 24, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Sep 21, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Oct 26, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Nov 23, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00
Embroidery Club
- Dec 14, 2024 09:30 am

Join Celeste and Susan every month to learn about a different machine embroidery topic!

Cost: $ 10.00

Calendar


Fussy Cutting Fancy

Choose a beautiful print, a novelty fabric or a panel with square elements. Add two or three complementary fabrics and a make a great quilt.

Hand Stitchers Club

Join Celeste for a fun and relaxing session of hand work.

Finishing School

Tackle those UFOs in a fun and friendly class with Celeste.

Feb 22
Right from the Start
Feb 22
OESD Embroidery Essentials Event
Feb 23
OESD Embroidery Essentials Event