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Nervous about coming out.... no problem.... you can shop on line at and we'll ship it right to you.  We offer Free shipping when you purchase $50.00 and up!  Visit or call us at 518-280-2586 and we'll keep you rolling in new fabrics:)

We ship all over the country within 24 hours of your order being placed!  Free shipping on orders $50.00 and up. Many fabrics have just been moved (just this week) to the sale category on line!


Are you aware that we can have batting drop shipped to you if you aren't local to our shop?  Feel Free to call and order any of the Quilters Dream Battings in their many styles and sizes, we'll have it shipped right to you! 
Give us a call and we'll get the ball rolling!  518-280-2586

Did you know, Thursdays and Fridays we have room for a quilting group to use our classroom area.  It's open either day between 10:30 to 2:30 and we only charge $5 per member of the group to use the classroom area.  If your group wants a place to meet, we have the space for up to 6 people.  Contact Ann at 518-280-2586 to use reserve the time and space.  We have weekly or monthly slots.

 Quilts for Kids the Albany Chapter creates quilts for kids at the shop.  This group will meet in 2021 beginning in March 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.  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.   Please bring your lunch and your mask!  You must Sign up on-line or call the shop at 518-280-2586 to hold a seat. If you have not pre-registered you may not come to the shop and join casually.  Going forward the group size will be limited due to social distancing.

Top off Day with Robbie Sutton our Long-Arm Quilter comes in at 1:00 on the first and the third Mondays of the month.  She picks up and drops off at this time.  Feel 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? Cold weather is coming and we have a warm, safe, welcoming class.  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 (518-280-2586)

Tuesday's 10:00 All Levels $20.00 weekly, you pick your project.
Wednesday's 10:00 Beginners $20.00 weekly, Step by Step instruction.

Join Sherri on Tuesday's, She has space in her Tuesday quilting group!  The group works on projects of individual choice, designing panel quilts, pieced quilts, wall hangings, setting bindings, creating new quilt designs, you name it they will try it.  This is a fun group that tries lots of things and always finishes projects.  Join Sherrie for just $20.00 a week and take advantage of growing your skills with a fabulous teacher.  Here's a pic of Sherries latest panel design!

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

Beginners Combo classes on 2 Saturday's monthly- 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 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. During Quiltbug classes we follow all COVID safety expectations:

COVID Classroom expectations:

 Class size will be limited to no more than 4

  • Each student will have their own table to work at and will provide their own tools including mats and rulers
  • Students must wear a mask
  • Students will being their own pins, scissors, rulers and supplies for the class. We will not be sharing tools during classes
  • All students must sanitize their machine and tools prior to bringing them into a class/shop


Welcome to QuiltBug Quilt Shop!

Shop Temporary Hours
Monday - Friday

Sunday's closed

10a - 5:00p

10a - 4pm
closed Sunday
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

Top Off Day with Robbie Sutton

Pick up and drop off tops to be long armed

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.

Beginners and Beyond Class

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. The first technique will be strip piecing which will be practiced in the Nine Patch block and a quick pinwheel design. Half Square Triangles, Log Cabin, and Flying Geese are among the quilt blocks taught along with appropriate projects that use the block being taught. Class members can always request that a project or quilt block be taught.

Mar 6
Beginners Combo
Mar 9
Tuesday's with Sherrie
Mar 10
Basic Beginners Class