IMG_0537Classes!! Are sew much fun! I’ve taken quilt classes for the past 18 years and still do! Why? There is sew much to learn, but mainly because classes are fun. Quilters are a great community of women, sew get to know them through a class. This is my current list of classes that I am teaching at In Between Stitches. You’ll need to register through In Between Stitches website or call them at 925-371-7064.

Lisa’s Finishing School for Wayward Quilters

Is one of your goals to “Finish Your Quilt Projects”? Then join us,  Lisa Norton and Lora Zmak, on the 1st and 3rd Saturday evenings and work on your projects. We will be on hand to assist with any piecing and quilting questions.

Dates: Saturdays, August 19, September 2, 16, October 7, 21, November 4, 18, December 2, 16) Time: 5:30pm – 11pm. Cost: $20/session. Sign up here.

Material Girlfriend Finishing Day

Got a Material Girlfriends UFO? Join us for a day of fun to finish up that project or start a new one! Sunday, August 27, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. Cost: $30. Sign up here.


A Quilting Paws

Do little paws help you with your quilting? Come enjoy a day of sewing up this cute quilt. Not a crazy cat lady? No worries, we have a puppy version too! We will cover precision piecing and fusible applique. Saturday, September 16, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Cost is $45. Sign up here.




Living in the Moment

Double time! Let’s get this 12 month BOM pattern done in 6 months. Learn precision piecing, paper piecing and fusible applique while making this delightful pattern. Sundays September 17, October 29, November 26,  from 1pm-5pm. Cost: $25/session. Sign up here.




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Learn to quilt from beginning to end. Complete a sampler quilt in this six week class. Classes include demonstrations and instruction on rotary cutting, 1/4″ seam, pressing, assembling blocks, adding borders, machine quilting, hand quilting, bindings and more. Level, Beginner.

Dates for the six week sessions: Mondays, October 2, 9,16, 23, 30, November 6, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.Cost: $125. Sign up here.


The Tushie Cushie

Enjoy your quilting classes longer with the Tushie Cushie! Use an orphan square or create a 12″ Block for the front of the slip cover. We’ll piece, assemble and quilt our covers and trim the cushion forms to 15″. You’ll be the envy of all the flat bottomed quilters!

Date: Sunday, October 15, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Cost: $35. Sign up here. 

Deep Reflections

Enjoy this relaxing quilt. The colors and blocks are tranquil as a quiet pond. We will cover precision piecing and two types of applique techniques, fusible and fusible interfacing.

Date: October 28, from 10am to 4pm.




Christmas Morning Delight

Pack away the Christmas decor and join Lisa to make “Christmas Morning Delight” wall hanging. Learn to do fusible applique for the center and piece the stars and frame. You’ll have plenty of time to finish before next Christmas!

Date: Saturday, November 18, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Cost: $45.00. Sign up here.


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