Supply Lists


Workshops are usually on the 3rd and/or 4th Thursday of each month.

The Chota Quilt Room opens at 8 am so 

you can be ready for class to begin promptly at 9:30.

145 Awohili Drive

 Loudon, TN 37774

  • A charge of $10 will be collected for each workshop.  
  • The deadline for a refund is the day of the guild meeting prior to the workshop. 
  • Full Membership is required for participation.

Please do not wear perfume or cologne when attending workshops, as a courtesy to those with allergies or sensitivities. Thank You!

Workshop questions?  Contact Pam George.

2019 Workshops

October 17
9:30 - 4:30
Fabric Selvages for a Quilt
or Tote Bag
with Rose Remund

Don't throw away the selvages from your fabric! In this workshop, you'll learn how to make a quilt or a tote bag using your selvage scraps.

October 24
9:30 - 4:30
Folded Star Hot Pads
with Kay Low

Here's a great way to use those fat quarters you purchased and never used. Also a great use for scraps. These hot pads are VERY easy to  make. They make great gifts for any occasion. Get started early on your Christmas gift making!

We will be making one hot pad that is about 10" wide in a round, square, or octagon shape. Then we'll make a larger one, about 14"-15" in width, also in any shape.

November 21
9:30 - 4
Open Sew

November 21st will be an open sew 9:30 - 4 for those who want to use the quilt room for their projects.
2020 Workshops
January 16
9:30 - 4:30
The Cotton Theory
with Lynda Wallace

A fun and easy method of quilt first, then assemble - no hand sewing required.  Using the fold and finish procedure, you will have a completed reversible quilt with a whole new dimension.

Special Workshops by Members

Quilting 101 with Arliss Barber

A thorough introduction to quilting, or a wonderful review.

For 2020, there will be an April-May session and another set in the summer (TBD). Check the Village Quilters calendar for exact dates. 

Contact Arliss Barber at for upcoming 2020 classes.

Session 1  April 23, 9 - 5

Session 2  April 25, 9 - 5

Session 3  April 30, 9 - 5

Session 4  May 1, 9 - 5

Session 5  May 2, 1 - 5

Session 6  May 9, 9 - 5

Private Quilting Lessons with Anna Kelly

PRIVATE QUILTING LESSONS IN YOUR HOME OR MINE WITH ONE-ON-ONE INSTRUCTION:  We will develop a personalized curriculum to meet your specific goals, work at your pace, and move on only when you are ready for the next step.  I can provide a basic project to get you started or we can work on a project of your choosing.  I have been quilting for over 30 years and have taught in many venues in and around Knoxville.  Call me if you have questions or to arrange a time that fits your schedule.  Anna Kelly, 865-458-1813 or
Quilting, Needle Tatting, & Crocheting Classes
with Monica Schmidt
A series of "Basic Skills in Quilting" classes are offered, usually as 3-hour sessions, with each class focusing on a specific skill for beginner to intermediate quilters.

Classes are also available on Needle Tatting (beginner, with emphasis on jewelry) and Crocheting (beginner to intermediate).

Additional class titles, descriptions, and photos of class projects are available at:
(Note: Use Desktop Site or Desktop View on mobile devices to view the complete website.)

Classes are taught for small groups or as private lessons. Usually classes are taught in Knoxville or Oak Ridge, but other locations can be set up.

Contact:  Monica Schmidt, 865-406-3971 (cell),