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The QuiltBug's on-line shop is open 24 hours a day and we ship within 24 hours:)  Order on-line right now, for a limited time our shipping is FREE when you spend over $35.00! Click on the shopping cart above.

  • All of our fabrics are available on-line at and in the shop at 3637 Carman Rd, Schenectady NY 12303.

Check out our Festive Winter Snowflake!
Dec. 6th get your Block 3 of the Winter Snowflake Block of the month! (5 Kits total) Each kit will cost $23.95. (Kit five includes the binding) all you will provide to finish your top is the batting and backing! This a fun one for beginners and up!  Call the shop to sign up and get your first kit 518-280-2586.  We still have kit 1's - it's not too late to jump in!  Kits will launch every other week on the following dates: 11/8, 11/22, 12/6, 12/20, 1/3.  

Quilts for Kids the Albany Chapter (on break until March 22). This group meets on the 4th Saturday of the month from 10:30 to 2:30. 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.   There is no cost to join us and you will be provided the quilt kits to work on.   You must Sign up on-line or call the shop at 518-280-2586 to hold a seat.   

Are you thinking about starting a new hobby?  It's relaxing and easy to learn. Join one of our classes and make new friends while being creative!  Classes are open and running, call if you'd like to join one of our groups please call the shop at (518-280-2586).

Monday's 1:00 Fundamentals of Sewing with Ellen, 
All Levels $20.00 weekly
seats open

Tuesday's 10:00 & 1:30 pm All Levels $20.00 weekly, you pick your projects.
seats open in Am and Pm sessions. Beginner and Beyond

Wednesday's 10:00 am Beginners $20.00 weekly, Step by Step instruction, 2 Openings.
Wednesday's  1:30 pm Beyond Beginners  $20.00 weekly, you pick your projects, full.
Thursday's 1:30 to 4:30 pm All Levels $20.00 weekly, you pick your projects, full.
The 1st and 3rd Sat. monthly at 10:00 am Beginners Combo classes, seats open.

The Fundamentals of Sewing 
class takes place Monday's at 1:00.  This a the perfect opportunity to grow your sewing skills, and to put the machine to good use. 

The Beginners class 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.  It won't be long before you'll be finishing your first quilt!  $20.00 a week.

The 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. A Class members can always request that a project or quilt block be taught.  This group meets Wed's at 1:30.  $20.00 a week.

The Beginners Combo classes on 2 Saturday's a month- (typically 1st & 3rd Sat) This is a combination group of Beginners and Beyond Beginners and they gather on alternate Saturdays from 10 to 1:00.  You will either learn to quilt or take your quilting 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 $20.00 a class.

Welcome to QuiltBug Quilt Shop!

Shop Hours
Monday - Friday

Sunday's closed

10a - 5:00p

10a - 4pm

At the QuiltBug we offer a wide variety 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 - Friday 10a - 5:00p, Saturday 10-4 and 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.

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Happy Quilting!   Ann


Upcoming Classes and Events

Tuesday Mornings with Sherrie

Panel quilts and other project to be completed, you decide and Sherrie will lead you from beginning to end. This class runs 10 to 1pm, firm.

Tuesday's Afternoons with Sherrie

Panel quilts and other project to be completed, you decide and Sherrie will lead you from beginning to end. This class starts at 1:30 ends at 4:30

Basic Beginners Class

This course is designed to take the beginning quilter from accurate measuring and rotary cutting to piecing of a simple quilt in approximately 12 sessions. Projects have been selected which teach various sewing techniques necessary for quilting. Weekday classes are $20 each and will meet every Wednesday morning.

Dec 8
Beginners and Beyond Class
Dec 9
Beginning Quilting with Ann B
Dec 10
Fish in the Oven (Mit) or hot plate