Class Policies

Should you need to cancel or reschedule a class at Urban Spools, we require 72 hours notice.  A full refund will be issued or you may request a Class Credit to be used toward another class we offer.  If a cancellation is received less than 72 hours prior to the class, no refund or Class Credit will be issued.  This allows the teachers at Urban Spools to be fully prepared for the correct number of students and to allow for time to fill the slot in classes that often have a waiting list.

Urban Spools Classes


Quilt Classes


BLOW IT UP or shrink it down. Learn to take a fun block and resize it to the size of your imagination. Think how fun it would be to take a cute block and Blow it up to a bed size quilt or size it down to a mini quilt. In class you will learn to resize the scissors block from the Sewology block of the month pattern held in 2017-2018 as a block of the month at Urban Spools. Lots of tips and tricks on the fabric preparation and piecing. We will provide you a block sizing tool in excel that you can use to resize any block in your library.

Cost: $ 90.00
Learn the tricks to master this impressive quilt. This skill base class will review the nuances of this amazing pattern and have you mastering the 45 degree stripe in no time.

Cost: $ 45.00
This paper pieced and applique quilt will challenge your design and creation skills. Work with your favorite Urban Spools crew on fabric selection, fussy cutting and new techniques. Penelope will be setting up free shopping workshops for this class to help you through the design process.

Hidden Agenda is the perfect quilt for that very special fabric you have been collecting. With a variety of fussy cut squares, the pattern accommodates practically any fabric that you throw at it. There are large blocks for the pieces that you just cannot bare to cut into, and there are smaller blocks that let you feature moments of scenic fabrics. Hidden Agenda is perfect for panels as well.

Cost: $ 125.00
Learn to master any Elizabeth Heartman pattern with tips and tricks taught in this class. We will be focusing on the BEEHIVE quilt pattern however, the skills taught in the cutting and piecing of this pattern will give you the tools to make it through any Elizabeth Heartman pattern. This is a great complement for our Blow it up class with Glynnis Wood.

Cost: $ 90.00
Enjoy the modern and graphic garden with circular blooms standing tall. This quilt pattern for TOWARDS THE SUN includes a printed pattern booklet and paper template by Robin Pickens.

Cost: $ 125.00
A trinket is typically thought of as a small item of little worth. Its value comes from what it means and the memories it holds. The Trinket quilt is about the process and act of creating as you connect personal meaning to each block. The fun is in the making! Trinket uses the foundation paper piecing technique. It includes templates for 40 different 4 inch blocks and detailed foundation paper piecing instructions. This 4 part class will focus on fabric choice, layout, craft and creation. Join us as we help you celebrate the little things though fabric.

Cost: $ 210.00