Quilting on the Beach
Hawaiian Quilts Bus Tour

Join us for a bus tour to the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel to view their collection of Hawaiian Quilts and kapa. This collection was originally commissioned by Laurance S. Rockefeller when the resort was built in the 1960s and  is a beautiful display of traditional, locally made Hawaiian quilts. We’ll also visit the Hamakua Macademia (more…)

  • Hawaiian Quilts Bus Tour
    February 12, 2022
    9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Full Retreat Sewing Machine Rental

Select this option to have a sewing machine reserved for you for all of your classes throughout Quilting on the Beach Summer Camp.  Please plan on attending our Get To Know Your Rental Machine workshop on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 7:45 am if possible. Cost: $50.00 (more…)

  • Full Retreat Sewing Machine Rental
    February 13, 2022 - February 19, 2022
    7:45 am - 4:45 pm

Daily Sewing Machine Rental

Rent a sewing machine for use in a one-day class (please register multiple times for multiple single days). Please plan on attending our Get To Know Your Rental Sewing Machine workshop on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 7:45 am if possible. Cost: $15.00 (more…)

  • Daily Sewing Machine Rental
    February 13, 2022 - February 19, 2022
    7:45 am - 5:00 pm

Lone Star / Broken Star with Peggy Gelbrich

This is a two-day class. Lone Star or Broken Star – Learn the tricks and techniques to make a Lone Star type quilt. You can make either quilt. The techniques are the same. The Lone Star consists of 8 pieced diamonds units with 2” finished diamonds, where the Broken Star consists of 32 pieced diamond (more…)

  • Lone Star / Broken Star with Peggy Gelbrich
    February 13, 2022 - February 14, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Cafe La Paloma with Phyllis Cullen

Unleash your inner Picasso, learn the “rules” of Cubism as well Phyllis’ easy Stained Glass technique as you “color in” one of her Cubist patterns (or make your own in class) Learn free motion fills. Get more face patterns and a link to a video enlarging on the full process later. All adventurous students welcome (more…)

  • Cafe La Paloma
    February 13, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Messenger Bag with Linda McGeehe

With 2 zipper pockets and 1 snap pocket, the Messenger Bag is the perfect small carryall for today’s everyday bag. The long strap crosses the body from shoulder to hip for security. We’ll be making the medium size (8 1/2″ x 9″) which is perfect for iPad or Kindle. Quick and easy to make using (more…)

  • Messenger Bag with Linda McGeehe
    February 13, 2022
    1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Lunchtime Lecture with Connie Spurlock

Bring your lunch and enjoy it while listening to Connie’s Quick Gifts and Shortcuts — lots of ways to make your projects faster, easier and better.  We’ll show you a dozen ways to make your sewing projects more fun and make some fun quick gifts in the process. This is a one hour lecture. Cost: (more…)

  • Lunchtime Lecture with Connie Spurlock
    February 14, 2022
    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

A Place for Everything 2.0 with Annabelle Treacy

This spacious organizer stores and carries tools and supplies, providing visibility and easy access to all. The bag features handles and an adjustable/detachable carrying strap along with two removable pocket pages with mesh and vinyl pockets. Abundant pockets in a variety of styles are the key to ensuring that there is a place for everything (more…)

  • A Place for Everything 2.0
    February 15, 2022 - February 17, 2022
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Islander Tote with Julie Kaleikini

This bag is perfect for the island getaway (or the staycation). Designed by Linda J. Hahn of Frog Hollow Designs, it’s easy to make and fun to carry. A double layer of quilting makes it feel very sturdy and practical, while the lively colors keep the summer feeling all year long! Add the (optional) fusible appliqued (more…)

  • Islander Tote
    February 15, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Local Village with Peggy Gelbrich

This quilt is based on the easy and fun Winter Village pattern by Laundry Basket Quilts. You’ll create your own village using your choice of Kaffe Fassett fabrics or Hawaiian prints. Many good piecing techniques to learn and we will cover several different applique techniques. Sewing machine required Cost: $75.00  Kit fee: $70.00 (more…)

  • Local Village with Peggy Gelbrich
    February 17, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Indigo Dyeing with Donna Fear

In this class taught at the home of local long arm quilter Donna Fear, you will learn a short history of shibori indigo dying and how it works.  Donna will demonstrate the different methods of folding, twisting, wrapping and tying along with some new advanced dying techniques.  This is a hands on class where you will be doing your own (more…)

  • Indigo Dyeing (Thursday)
    February 17, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Caddy Bag with Linda McGehee

A useful carryall designed as a shopping/travel bag, craft/sewing tote, festival tote, sleepover tote, or toy bag. Finished size is approximately 19 inches wide x 16 inches high x 6 inches deep. Multiple outside and inside pockets. Zipper for closure. Secret Pocket in the bottom of the bag. Cost: $75.00  Kit fee: $45.00 Sewing machine (more…)

  • Caddy Bag
    February 17, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Hawaiian Applique with Cyndy Martinez

Learn the traditional art of Hawaiian applique with a third generation local Hawaiian quilter. You’ll have your choice of fabrics and designs and learn to cut and stitch an 18-inch square suitable for a pillow cover or small wall hanging. Cyndy’s techniques and instructions make Hawaiian applique easy and fun! This is a one day (more…)

  • Hawaiian Applique
    February 18, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Indigo Dyeing with Donna Fear

In this class taught at the home of local long arm quilter Donna Fear, you will learn a short history of shibori indigo dying and how it works.  Donna will demonstrate the different methods of folding, twisting, wrapping and tying along with some new advanced dying techniques.  This is a hands on class where you will be doing your own (more…)

  • Indigo Dyeing (Friday)
    February 18, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wheel of Fortune with Peggy Gelbrich

In making this Wheel of Fortune block you’ll learn foundation piecing using freezer paper, which means you have no paper to tear away from the seams on the back. In addition, you’ll be doing some curved piecing to sew the pieced area, center and background together. Your kit will include a beautiful selection of assorted (more…)

  • Wheel of Fortune with Peggy Gelbrich
    February 18, 2022
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm