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Happy Holidays to our friends of the QuiltBug!

As we move into 2020 we want to Thank You for your patronage and continued support.  We wish all of you a happy and safe holiday season!

The QuiltBug holiday hours are:
Monday 12/23 10:00 - 5:00
Closed Tuesday - Thursday 12/24, 12/25, 12/26.
Open Friday 12/27, Saturday 12/28, Monday 12/30
Closed Tuesday 12/31 and Wednesday 1/1
Beginning 12/22/2019  the QuiltBug hours will be 10:00am - 5:00pm.

Stop in or visit our website often because as you know we are still filling the shop and new yardage arrives weekly.  Keep an eye on us in 2020!

Starting Sunday January 12, Quilts for Kids the Albany Chapter will create quilts for kids at the shop.  This group will meet once a month on the second Sunday from 12 to 4.  Quilts for Kids is a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming fabrics into patchwork quilts to comfort children facing serious illness, trauma, abuse and natural disasters.  Please go on line to sign up under classes.  There is no cost to join us and you will be provided the quilt kits to work on.  What a great cause and QuiltBug is very excited to  be involved.  You must Sign up on-line or call the shop at 518-280-2586 to hold a seat.

Have you thought about quilting to pass the cold winter months? Join one of our classes and keep warm while being creative!  We have a very nice group of quilters that meet weekly and work on projects. Here's what we have happening for classes over the next few weeks....

Join our classes and pass these cold winter months growing your skills: 
Wednesday's 10:00 Beginners $15.00 weekly
Thursday Mornings 10:00 with Tamara all Levels $15.00 weekly
Friday TGIF with Tamara your choice of project 1:00 $15.00 weekly

We also have Open Sew times, please call before you come so we can be ready for you!
Mondays 10:00-1:00 or 1:30 - 4:30

Tuesdays 1:00 - 4:00
Thursday's 1:00 - 4:00
Friday's 10:00 - 1:00 

Join Sue Pritt for the Winterberry Cafe class, if you know someone who feeds the birds this is a perfect gift for them!  Sue will be with us Sat. Jan. 11th from 9:30 to 3:00 for this class.  You can do any kit you want during Sue's class, if you wanted to make the Barnyard Christmas or Best Friends kit it's a good day to get it done.  Kits are availble in the shop.


Join Sherri on Tuesday's.  She has space in her Tuesday quilt group!  The group works on projects of individual choice, designing panel quilts and wall hangings, setting bindings, creating new quilt designs, you name it they will try it.  This is a fun group that trys lots of things and always finishes projects.  Join Sherrie for just $15.00 a week and take advantage of growing your skills with a fabulous teacher.  Sign up on line, or call the shop! 

Here's a sample of Sherries latest panel, "Early Morning Light"!  Sherrie has written this pattern and it's available for sale.  

Tamara has seats open in her TGIF group Friday afternoons! She has a group that meets to catch up on unfinished projects, or she will guide you while completing a binding or performing free motion on a quilt! Sign up on line, or call the shop! 

Do you wanted to learn to sew or quilt?  We have the perfect class for you!  There are openings in the Beginners class that takes place Wed. morning at 10:00. Don't be nervous everyone starts somewhere! Karen will take you from A to Z in no time at all and you'll be finishing your first quilt!  $15.00 a week.

Beyond Beginners:  This class is designed to teach an advanced beginner basic quilting blocks and techniques. It will build on the lessons taught and patterns used in the Basic Beginners class. Approximately 4 weeks will be devoted to each block. Class members can always request that a project or quilt block be taught.  This group meets Wed's at 1:30.  $15.00 a week.

Beginners Combo classes - Join Karen, this a combination group of Beginners and Beyond Beginners and they gather on alternate Saturdays from 10 to 1:00.  This class will help you learn to sew or take your sewing to the next level. This bi-weekly class will take you from beginner to beyond.  Give the shop a call, or sign up on line, and join the fun. You can't beat this price, just $15.00 a class, that's only $5 an hour! Perfect!  

Welcome to QuiltBug Quilt Shop!

Shop Hours
Monday - Saturday

Sunday's closed

10a - 5:30p
closed Sunday
At the QuiltBug we offer a full line of quilting fabrics, patterns, batting, sewing notions and supplies. Our shop is located at 3637 Carman Rd, Schenectady NY 12303 and we are open Monday - Saturday 10a - 5:30p, closed Sunday's.  The QB also has an on-line shop that's open 24 hours a day, shop whenever it fits your schedule and we will ship it out priority mail, it will be on your doorstep within 3-5 business days. In the shop we offer classes for students from the beginner level to advanced.  If there is something you want to learn we'll put together a class for you and others led by one our QuiltBug staff instructors, they are incredibly talented with over 50 years of combined quilting experience.

Contact us at 
Happy Quilting!   Ann


Upcoming Classes and Events

TGI-Friday Afternoon sewing

A relaxing class for TGIF sewing--get those PHD's and WISP's moving. Help with any questions or problems you have. Bring your projects and Tamara will lead you through to completion

Open Sew Monday

Bringn your machine and use our classroom area to sew!

Top Off Day with Robbie Sutton

Pick up and drop off tops to be long armed

Dec 17
Tuesday's with Sherrie
Dec 18
Basic Beginners Class
Dec 18
Beginners and Beyond Class