Harper's Fabric and Quilt Co.
7918 Santa Fe Dr.
Overland Park, KS 66204

913-648-2739 Fabric
913-491-4499 Sewing Machines

Hours
Mon-Fri 10-6
Sat 9-5
Sun 1-4

Harper's Owner: Elaine Johnson
Email: harpersfabric@gmail.com



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Binding Basics
Binding Basics
What is the difference between straight grain or bias binding, double fold French binding and single fold binding? When do you use them? How do you make them using the same quality fabrics as your quilt? How do you make precise mitered corners every time? Learn and practice on the kit provided in class. After this class, you will know the answers to these questions and how to finish your quilt beautifully!
Level: Beginner
Instructor: Mary Honas
Cost: $30



 
Binding with Rick Rack
Binding with Rick Rack
You’ve seen the Beach Blanket quilt at Harper’s and wondered how did that rick rack edge work.  Wonder no more!  Sign up today and learn how to finish your quilt with a rick rack edge.
Level: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Mary Honas
Cost: $25



 
Walking Foot Quilting: Basics and Beyond
Walking Foot Quilting: Basics and Beyond
Learn how to prepare a quilt sandwich & quilt with a walking foot. Using these skills your next quilt will be free of tucks and puckers. You will learn how to start and stop your quilting lines, stitch straight lines and gentle curves. Plan quilting designs using these basics shapes. You can say you did it yourself! Kit provided. This is a pre-requisite for Free Motion Quilting Deisgns. As an added bonus, bring a quilt top for suggestions on quilting designs.
Level: Beginner
Instructor: Mary Honas
Cost: $40



 
Free Motion Quilting Series
Free Motion Quilting Series
Three individual sessions with specific tips and help to make your free motion dreams come true.  Come play with these different styles of quilting: cursive writing, marked designs from stencils or fill designs.  Choose just one or sign up for all three.
Level: Beginner
Instructor: Mary Honas
Cost: $25 for each; $60 for All



 
Quilting 101—Here’s Where You Start!
Quilting 101—Here’s Where You Start!
At the end of our six sessions, you will have learned the basic skills of contemporary quiltmaking: fabric selection and care, rotary cutting, accurate piecing, quilting with a walking foot, and binding. You choose the project to fit your time: a 40" x 52" quilt or a 18" x 42" table runner. No experience is required.
Level: Beginner
Instructor: Mary Honas
Cost: $99



 
BIG Easy Hand Quilting
BIG Easy Hand Quilting
Use a simplified approach to traditional hand quilting to finish your patchwork projects completely yourself and in your own home!  BIG Easy hand stitching can be modern or lean toward traditional styes.  Regardless of your preference, using pearl cotton (Cynthia uses three sizes) will be speedy-ish and enhance your project.  Hand quilting is relaxing and meditative for most while still working toward the goal of done!
Level: Beginner (Hand)
Instructor: Cynthia Schrader
Cost: $40



 

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