The PatchWorks

91 Patrick Street, Hobart, Tas 7000
(03) 6234 2279

The Patch Works

The Patch Works offers an extensive and varied range of patchwork fabric. Fabric for traditional patchwork quilts and fabric for contemporary quilting including many batiks and Kaffe Fassett fabrics. The PatchWorks has classes throughout the year and offers a beginners patchwork quilt class with free tuition to get you started.

Term 3 Class List - 2018

The PatchWorks conducts a number of quilt making classes throughout the year including a free tuition beginners quilt class for those who would love to make a quilt but don’t know where to start. We have three class terms and publish class lists prior to commencement of each term. Drop by or ring to sign-up for a class.

Machine Patchwork Classes
Our machine patchwork classes are designed to please both beginners and experienced quilters. Skill levels are indicated throughout. Sample quilts are for inspiration, color and fabric can be individually selected, the choice is yours.

* We provide unlimited tea and coffee (and afternoon tea) for class participants, but you will need to bring your own lunch.

Absolute Beginners! Free Class!

A free class designed for those who would love to make a quilt, but don't know where to start. Learn all the correct basic techniques of rotary cutting, machine piecing, including sewing accurate seams, pressing, quilt construction, layering, quilting and binding. These basic skills will allow you to progress to advanced designs with confidence. There is no tuition fee but you will need fabric, tools and sewing machine. A list of all requirements will be supplied when you enroll. Limited places available.

Sunday  7  &  21 October

Batik Star

Sparkling stars dance across this quilt made in Batik, but equally attractive in other fabrics of your choice. Suitable for beginners with a little cutting experience.

Sunday 4 November
$60 - Jill Griffin


The perfect quilt for all the owners of fur children, a great addition to all dog lovers households, a fabulous Christmas gift too.

Sunday  18 Novemver
$60 - Jill Griffin

Beginners Machine Quilting

An introduction to machine quilting which will include - Preparing and layering the quilt. Suitable threads and needles. Exploring your machine's stitches and tension. Creative walking foot quilting. Free motion quilting. A walking foot and a free motion (darning foot) are essential for this class.

Sunday  11 November
$60 - Virginia Koster

Sparkly Christmas Stockings

A selection of simple small bags, fabric boxes and stockings, quick and easy to construct, made super festive by the addition of glittery threads, sequins and beads.
Sunday  2 December
$60 - Virginia Koster

UFO Days

Possibly our most popular day, the original and the best, a day to work on any project you want to finish, with assistance if you want it, and delicious afternoon tea, amongst friendly company.

Sunday   9.30-3.30   $20

28 October
25  Novemver
16  December
20  January 2019

IMPORTANT! It is essential that you pay for your class or UFO day at the time of booking to secure your place. Two weeks notice of withdrawal is required to receive a refund of your class fee. (We understand that personal emergencies do arise from time to time and the circumstances will be taken into consideration at the time).