"Online quilting classes - creativity is already within you, let us help you express it."

Classes starting soon... Not too late to enroll

Learn to use your embroidery module, including downloading designs and saving. Price: US$ 30.00 Read more...
Learn how to use the powerful Electric Quilt 7 to make exciting pieced blocks Price: US$ 40.00 Read more...
Mystery for Life - work at your own pace for as long as you like Price: US$ 40.00 Read more...
Learn all about Zentangle while drawing and free motion quilting with a Certified Zentangle Teacher Price: US$ 40.00 Read more...

Welcome to the Academy of Quilting

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Basic Dyeing For Quiltmakers

If you’ve never dyed before, this is the class to take. If you have taken a class but ended up feeling confused about the whole process, this is the class to take. If you have taken a class, and felt like it was all too much work, this is the class to take! If you have taken a class and had wimpy or muddy results, this is the class to take! If you have read about a class where you had to dye thousands of little square samples before you could even think about what you needed to make that quilt you have in mind, this is the class to take! If you want to be able to dye a reasonable approximation of any color you see anywhere, this is the class to take! In five lessons, I explain the process of hand dyeing in simple, safe, clear, easy to remember terms. We make enough dye concentrate in the first class to last us through the whole course – and beyond! You really don’t need to be mixing up dye every single time! There are only a few key factors to successful dyeing and I’ll explain them very clearly, so failure just simply is not an option! We will cover: dye mixing, gradation dyeing, pure versus mixed colors, how to derive your own recipes, how to dye neutrals and why you need them and the benefits of overdyeing. In the last class, working from a color inspiration source, we dye the fabric for your next quilt!

What Students are saying about our online classes

"The great thing about doing this course online is I can take my time and not feel pressured as I would if I went to a class to learn."


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What's New

We have a What's New Page added to our website. On this page, you will see all the new classes recently been added.

Our latest two workshops added are A Zentangle Journey Part 2 and Free Software for Quilters



Have you ever experienced an online quilt class?

We have an online quilt class open for registration and available to you For Free. We want you to experience what it is like to take an online quilt class with us. We provide detailed instructions with photos and video backup to make learning a success. We also offer a classroom forum where we answer any questions you may have about the project or quilting instructions. It is also an area where you will find many other students sharing the same love for quilting. For more details >>

Our Free online class gives you instructions on how to make a useful book cover or tablet cover that you can use for yourself or give away as a gift. Optional features are included like a tab closure or inside pocket for a gift card (a great way to make your gift extra special). This is ideal for Christmas or anytime you need a gift. You can make many, in no time at all. Get a number of templates, learn various types of fusible web applique including blanket stitch and free-motion, have plenty of fun creating.

So come and join us now by registering with us. Remember it's Free

In the Academy of Quilting you will receive:

  • Detailed instructions enhanced with photographs and videos
  • Online presentation of your work along with other students work (optional)
  • A Forum to ask and discuss your questions and learn from questions other students ask
  • The opportunity to meet other students from around the world
  • Classes that are competitively priced and unsurpassed in quality and detail
  • Guaranteed satisfaction or retake the class free of charge when class is rescheduled
  • One password for all classes - No need to remember multiple passwords, you will have your very own password to access all your registered classes
  • Your own Academy space with a list of classes you are registered for, a count down to start date before opening and an update of which lesson the class is currently on.