Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below:

Using Pantographs with the Long Arm Quilting Machine

To register for this class, you must have taken the Long Arm Quilting class and have passed the test. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have taken and passed the Long Arm Quilting class as well as basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the pantographs, not how to create a quilt.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

  • Learn to position a pantograph
  • How to use pantograph for borders
  • How to use pantograph for the whole quilt

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Refresher

Unsure how to thread Lucy, load the quilt, wind a bobbin? Staff will cover this and more. This class does not include hands on training. *This class is highly recommended if it has been two months ore more since you took the class or used Lucy.*

Attendees must have attended Long Arm Quilting Basics. Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

 Please register for this class below:

Using Pantographs with the Long Arm Quilting Machine

To register for this class, you must have taken the Long Arm Quilting class and have passed the test. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have taken and passed the Long Arm Quilting class as well as basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the pantographs, not how to create a quilt.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

  • Learn to position a pantograph
  • How to use pantograph for borders
  • How to use pantograph for the whole quilt

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below:

Long Arm Quilting Machine Basics

Learn the basics of quilting on our Janome Artistic Star XLQ 18″x8′ Quilting Machine. This class is required for anyone who wishes to use the long arm quilting machine in The Maker Spot. All class attendees must have an NRH or NTLC member library card in good standing. Please read The Maker Usage Policy for more information. All attendees must complete a Maker Agreement before attending the class. This class is open to those 17 years old and older.

Attendees must have basic sewing and quilting knowledge. This class will teach only how to use the machine, not how to create a quilt.

Required Materials:

-1 solid color piece of 100% cotton fabric 32X36

-1 other piece of coordinating 100% cotton fabric 40X44

-1 piece of batting (cotton or cotton blend; no polyester batting for this class) 40X44

All cuts must be exact.

Please arrive early to the class so that it can begin on time.

In this class you will learn:

-Parts of the Machine

-About Thread, Threading, and Needles

-Bobbin Winding, Placement and Cleaning

-Attaching Layers of Quilt

-Stitching and Stitches

-Basic Maintenance & Troubleshooting

-How to Properly Reset Machine After Use

-Safety Guidelines

-Reservation Guidelines & Pricing

 Please register for this class below: