The Kaskaskia College Continuing/Community Education Department will offer a “Beginning Quilting” course at the Salem Education Center.
The class will be held Thursday evenings starting September 5 and ending October 31 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The registration number is COED 5440 SA01E.
Beginning quilting will examine all of the necessary tools for hand and machine piecing of quilt blocks. Each week the tools and their use will be demonstrated as well as putting the cut fabric pieces into a block. Participants will leave with all of the information needed each week to complete a block with ideas for a final product. A portable sewing machine is required. Cost for students under 60 is $80.00 and students over 60 may register at no cost. A supply list will be provided the first class meeting.
For more information or to register, please call the Salem Education Center at 548-9001 or the Community Education Department at Kaskaskia College at 545-3255.