Quilt or Sew with Margo (Sept. 2021)



As of September 22, 2021, some New Brunswick businesses will require Proof of Vaccination to access non-essential services. All of SJAC’s programs (workshops, galleries, performing arts events, rental events) fall under the included categories of services.

All people aged 12 and up will be required to show their record of immunization or medical exemption certificate and a government issued identification to be able to access our programs.

For further details, please see our full policy update by clicking here.


*Please also note that SJAC is maintaining a mandatory community face mask policy until further notice.*

Join Margo for a six-week quilting/sewing course and make a fun snowflake quilt! You can choose between creating the Snowflake Quilt or bring your own project. You will also learn how to quilt your finished product. 

Skill level: Beginners / Please note: This class is for adult learners only.

Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:30PM • September 14, 21, October 5, 12, 19, 25, 2021 (6 weeks, skips Sept. 28) • Cost: $95

Register & Pay Online

‘Snowflake Quilt’

Finished size: 60″ x 72″

  • Supplies needed:
    • 1.5m of white cotton
    • 1m each of four different colours
    • 0.5m of binding fabric
    • 4.5m of backing fabric
    • Quilt batting (cotton/poly blend)
    • Thread

Be sure to bring your pattern the first night of class:

Download the pdf pattern from ModernHandcraft.com, click here!

Optional colour palettes are numerous, see examples at the link above.

There is also the option of bringing a project of your choice, either a sewing or quilting project.

Other items you will need to bring:
• portable sewing machine
• pins/ safety pins
• seam ripper
• shears
• Optional: rotary cutter and mat

About the Instructor:

Margo has over thirty-five years of sewing experience and has an Education degree in Home Economics from the University of New Brunswick, Class of 1991. She has taught sewing to middle school students as well as youth and adult sewing courses for the City of Saint John Recreation Department for numerous years. Says Margo, “I take pride in providing sewing instruction in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Enjoy an evening out with your friends as you learn a new hobby!”