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Thank You to everyone who attended our Anniversary Celebration!
Shelly from Free Spirit Fabrics did a fantastic job speaking on the Kaffe background, Thank You again Shelly!  
Stop by and see our Kaffe collection, we are in love!

Join us Oct. 18th for the first Sew-It-Yourself class! We'll be offering classes designed for new and beginner sewists, or anyone interested in creating fun, easy-to-make projects with a community of other creative makers. Each Month we will make a new project!  Sign up for class at or call the shop at 518-280-2586 to learn more!

Thursday, October 21st join Ellen for Plump Pumpkins! These are adorable:)
2 seats open, once you make the original 3 you'll make a whole patch of pumpkins!  The class fee includes your supplies.

   2 Seats Left, grab them quick!

QuiltBug Sew-in Retreat #2  Sat. & Sun. Nov. 13 & 14 Join us for tons of fun, friendship and quilting fun!

Come Sew at the QuiltBug and head home to sleep in your own bed at night!

Saturday, Nov 13th 8:30 A.M. – 8:30 P.M. 

Sunday, Nov 14th 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M

$195.00 for the two days *

Included in the cost – a table, chair, and 4 meals!

Lunch & Dinner Saturday

Breakfast & Lunch Sunday

Enjoy a 20 % discount in the shop all weekend!

Fun activities, raffles and give always!

It is time to get out, gather with friends, quilt, and share ideas!
*make sure you check your calendars, this is non-refundable if you cancel.

4 Seats left - don't let this opportunity to work with Sue slide by!

Sue Pritt from Sweet Season Quilts will be back Sat. 11/6 for a make and take workshop.  Sign up on-line to reserve your seat. This will be a great opportunity to make one of Sue's beautiful applique wall hangings as a holiday gift.  

 Quilts for Kids the Albany Chapter creates quilts for kids at the shop.  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.   
Please note Robbie's cut off date for Christmas quilts is Nov. 1st.  She will be unable to complete Holiday quilts if they are not with her by 11/1, Thank You!  In October Robbie will be in Mon. Oct. 18th at 1:00.  Top off Day with Robbie Sutton our Long-Arm Quilter comes in at 1:00 on the first and the third Mondays of the monthFeel free to drop off tops at the shop Mon thru Sat 10-4. Robbie will give you a call once yours is ready for pick up.

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 Sew-It-Yourself sewing class $15.00, plus kit cost, seats open
Tuesday's 10:00 & 1:30 pm All Levels $20.00 weekly, you pick your projects.
seats open

Wednesday's 10:00 am Beginners $20.00 weekly, Step by Step instruction, full. 
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, seats open.
The 1st and 3rd Sat. monthly at 10:00 am Beginners Combo classes, seats open.

Sew-It-Yourself class takes place Monday's at 1:00. This is a great new sewing program sponsored by the Jaftex Corporation. 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.

Contact us at 
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.

Oct 20
Beginners and Beyond Class
Oct 21
Plump Pumpkins
Oct 21
Beginning Quilting with Ann B