You’re Invited to the Peacock Paisley Party at MQX!

Angela Huffman Peacock Paisley Party Longarm Quilting Class

Next month I get to teach one of my favorite classes again – The Peacock Paisley Party at MQX Midwest! The Peacock Paisley Party is a hands on free motion quilting class exploring beautiful filler designs inspired by Zentangle. Instead of zentagnle’s more traditional square containers, we’ll be quilting within paisleys. I feel as though […]

Calling All Newbie Quilters!

I talk a lot about quilting the quilt here. I can’t help it, I’m a longarmer! It’s what I love most about making quilts. As a result the actual constructing and piecing of a quilt can often be forgotten and ignored. Next month I’ll be remedying this with a beginner friendly piecing class. My good […]

Spring Into Custom Quilting!

Spring is a time of new beginnings, so why not challenge yourself to try something new? This May I will be teaching two classes on custom quilting. These classes are perfect for the confident beginners out there who are comfortable using a longarm machine and are ready to start learning custom quilting techniques as well as the […]

Fun at the Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp

Over the weekend we held our first Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp, and we had a blast! Pat Sturtzel, our teacher for the weekend, started with the basics of dyeing and put all the beginning dyers at ease. She walked us through the dyeing process one step at a time. We started with simple manipulations which looked […]

The Peacock Paisley Party is Back!

Peacock Paisley Party taught by Angela Huffman

Update: The Saturday class sold out so quickly, we’ve added a second day! You can now register for the Peacock Paisley Party on Saturday, May 21, 10am-4pm. Register soon, there are only a few spots available! Last fall during the Longarm Schoolhouse I debuted my Peacock Paisley Party class and it was a hit! Over […]

Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp Rescheduled!

Learn a variety of hand dyeing techniques at the Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp! -

With lots of snowing coming through the Ohio River Valley this weekend, we’ve made the decision to reschedule the Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp to February 11-13, 2016. Everything about the camp is remaining the same, we’re just changing the date and hoping for much better weather! We do have a few spots available […]

Dye Your Own Beautiful Fabrics!

Pat Sturtzel's log cabin quilt with fabrics she dyed herself. Learn to dye your own fabrics at the Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp at Quilted Joy Jan 21-23, 2016

If you’re anything like me, you maybe have a bit of a fabric habit. Who can resist those lovely batiks? Or the great textures and patterns? And the colors! Maybe that habit isn’t so small 😉 In the upcoming Dip, Dye, and Dabble Day Camp, you can indulge your fabric habit while creating your own dyed fabrics. Instructor […]