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Athens, Alabama 35611
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Skill level suggestions when taking classes at 3 Hens and A Chick Quilt Shop.  

Beginning in January 2021, teachers are adding suggested Skill Levels to our classes.  These are the guidelines to follow when choosing a class:

  • Basic Beginner - has knowledge of sewing machine, knows how to thread machine and wind a bobbin and has desire to learn quilting
  • Skilled Beginner - has experience sewing with their machine; understands quilting terms like: rotary cutter, quarter-inch seam, binding, can read and understand quilting patterns and has desire to try new techniques
  • Intermediate - has quilted several years or has sewn several quilting projects, has attended classes on quilting; seam allowances and block sizes are becoming more accurate, and you are willing to try more advanced techniques in quilting
  • Advanced - All beginner and intermediate skills above are mastered, you are up for the next challenge of learning more difficult techniques, and you are still learning and growing 


SKILL LEVEL: ADVANCED BEGINNER - This Block of the Month is starting in August 2022 and ending March 2023, your quilt top will be ready just in time for spring!

Cost: $ 25.00
SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner ~ Let your patriotic colors fly creating this 18in x 33in wall hanging!

Cost: $ 40.00
HEN HOUSE QUILTERS (QOV)
- Aug 25, 2022 10:00 am

The fourth Thursday each month is when our QOV group meets at the quilt shop. Come by and see what it is all about.

Cost: $ FREE
Skill Level: Beginner - Intro to Serging

Cost: $ 35.00
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate to Advanced - Lemoyne Trails

Cost: $ 50.00
Continuation of the Homeschool classes.

Cost: $ 85.00
INTERMEDIATE SKILL LEVEL: Would you love to have an art quilt of your favorite fur baby (dog, cat, horse, etc.)? You will use fusible raw edge applique technique to create your unique pet portrait quilt.

Cost: $ 55.00
The Spooky time of year is right around the corner.

Cost: $ 25.00
SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner - A wonderful design that uses 2 1/2inch strips and a strip tube ruler to make this beautiful quilt

Cost: $ 35.00
SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner ~ If you love stars this is the perfect quilt for you! Pattern gives instructions for every size from Wall Hanging to King Size. Sample is Throw size (76in x 76in)

Cost: $ 35.00
SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner ~ Let's get a little wonky with this crazy little quilt!

Cost: $ 30.00
This design can be made into a pillow, table runner or a quilt.

Cost: $ 25.00
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner - Learn to use the power of the sun to create fun prints!

Cost: $ 60.00
SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner ~ Pineapple by Laura Heine ~ Instructor: Keril Rieger Come create Laurie Heine's newest pattern with a certified instructor. We have made it easy by creating a fabric kit which includes the pattern!

Cost: $ 40.00
SKILL LEVEL: ADVANCED BEGINNER ~ Need a Quick Gift...Take a panel and dress it up. .Any panel will work (Christmas, Patriotic or Childrens) Easy piecing makes this a quick project and you can use the TUCKER TRIMMER #1 ruler you purchased for another project! It's a WIN WIN - come join us in July!

Cost: $ 25.00
SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner- Get to know your machine and some of its wonderful stitches in this 2-day, Intro to Decor-Stitch class You will gain skill and confidence in yourself and your machine as you use decorative and utility stitches to create a unique piece of art.

Cost: $ 50.00
Let's explore some more curved piecing with the Quick curve mini ruler.

Cost: $ 25.00
'SKILL LEVEL: ADVANCED BEGINNER - Did you miss this class the first time? Well here is your chance to try again!!! We are going GREEN, let's recycle our candy bag to make a fun zipper pouch!

Cost: $ 25.00