Beginner Quilting 101. Learn to Quilt in Atlanta class

Quilting 101



A beginner quilting class that will teach you all the basics and help you complete your first finished quilt.

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Class will be held in person. To learn more about our COVID-19 policy for keeping you safe, refer to our Class Policies page.

The modern quilting movement has hit Atlanta! Join us at Fabricate to learn the basics and make a charming quilt.

Cost: $280 course fee

Prerequisite: This class assumes that you’ve completed our Sewing 102 course or have similar skills

What you’ll learn: fabric preparation, ironing do’s and don’ts, seam allowance, strip piecing/chain piecing, layering, basting, machine quilting and binding

Prework: none

2023 Dates:

  • January AM: class meets Mondays January 2, 16, 23 + 30 from 10am-12pm
  • January PM: class meets Mondays January 2, 16, 23 + 30 from 7-9pm
  • March AM: class meets Wednesdays March 1, 15, 22 + 29 from 10am-12pm
  • March PM: class meets Wednesdays March 1, 15, 22 + 29 from 7-9pm
  • April WKD: class meets Sundays April 2, 16, 23 + 30 from 9-11am

We also offer private lessons (in-person and virtual) for adults and kids. If you’re eager to get started or our current class times don’t work for your schedule, email us to compare calendars.

If you’d like to be notified when future classes are added to our calendar, please complete this form.  For questions, email us at [email protected] with QUILTING 101 in the subject line.

  • your machine and basic sewing supplies
  • 14 Fat Quarters*
  • 2/3 yard fabric for binding
  • 4 yards for backing
  • “Twin” sized cotton batting
  • Quilter’s safety pins, 100ct.
  • Coordinating thread
  • 1/4″ presser foot (optional but recommended)
  • Walking foot (optional but recommended)

*Do NOT prewash your fabrics