Class Schedule - Mare's Bears Quilt Shop - Mare's Bears Quilt Shop

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Mare's Bears
528 E. Savannah Road
Lewes, Delaware 19958




Monday through Saturday

10am - 5pm






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Class Schedule



Beginner Quilting

DATE: Saturdays, Sept 30th, Oct 14th, 21st, & 28th

TIME:  10am - 4pm

COST:  $75

INSTRUCTOR: Joyce Barone

Learn all of the basics you need to get started quilting.  You will make a sampler quilt top over 4 consecutive weeks, learning many different types of blocks, cutting, seam allowance, pressing and so much more.

**You must have a machine in good working order and basic knowledge of your machine.

Beginner Quilt Class Supply List

Rock Candy

DATE: Saturday, Sept 23rd

TIME:  10am - 3pm

COST:  $35

INSTRUCTOR: Linda Scholz

Features two shapes, diamonds and triangles. It is a fast & fun project with no Y seams! Quilt size: 20-1/2" x 23" Uses Julie's Sidekick ruler/template.


Scooter MiniBag

Date:  Friday, Oct 6th

Time:  10am - 4pm

Cost:  $35

Instructor:  Joan Radell

Scooter is fun to make and more fun to carry. It's petite: 4 1/2" x 7" and about 3/4" deep, with a divider to keep your cell phone secure, card and cash slots, and a key snap. It's the perfect crossbody bag whether you're in the bleachers or on the boardwalk--big enough for the essentials. Scooter makes a thoughtful gift.

Expedition Duffle Bag

Date:  Saturday, Oct 7th

Time:  10am - 4pm

Cost:  $45

Instructor:  Joan Radell

Expedition is a hard-working travel essential. Fun and functional in canvas or quilt-weight cotton, it's long-weekend sized at 24" x 22" and nearly 12" deep. Inside, you'll find a massive zipper pocket and bellows pockets to keep you organized. Expedition features rolled-webbing grab handles and a removable shoulder strap. Make it today, take off for an adventure tomorrow.

Sidecar Handbag

Date:  Saturday, Nov 4th

Time:  10am - 4pm

Cost:  $45

Instructor:  Joan Radell

Sidecar is a beauty in rich cork leather or canvas and eye-catching quilt-weight cottons. It's the right size for an everyday carrier, at 13" x 11" and 3" deep. Sidecar features two big exterior pockets and an origami-style detail fold at the lower corners. Inside, you'll find a big zipper pocket, a phone pocket and a flat pocket to keep you organized. Sidecar has slim leather shoulder straps for an updated look.


Shuttle Laptop Bag

Date:  Sunday, Nov 5th

Time:  10am - 5pm

Cost:  $45

Instructor:  Joan Radell

Shuttle proves that carrying a laptop can be fashion-forward. Shuttle is 18" x 17", and 3" deep. Its canvas or quilt-weight cotton exterior is padded to protect your electronics, and a padded divider inside keeps your files and folders safely stowed away from your computer. Shuttle has a secret: inside, two zipper pouches hold your cords and chargers, and velcro securely in place. Rolled webbing handles and a removable shoulder strap complete the bag.




Sit and Sew .  Every Thursday from 10am - 4pm you can bring in a project or two and spend the day with us.  We will offer help for any project you are having trouble with.  There is no charge, but we are asking you to sign up in advance.  We will have a limit of 8 people.  We will be offering a 10% discount on the day you attend.  (previously discounted items excluded)




















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CLASS TIME -  Please come to all classes at least 15 minutes early.  We are always open at least 30 minutes prior to class.  It is great to be ready and all set up when class starts.

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Pre-registration is a must, either in person or by mail. 
We will take phone reservations by credit card only.
Class fee is payable in FULL when you register.
Class fee is not refundable unless you cancel one (1) week in advance 
or class is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. 
Be sure to register early to ensure that sufficient enrollment is met. 
If you are one of the first to sign up for a class, 
do not purchase supplies until we are sure there will be sufficient enrollment. 
We plan our classes based on supplies that we carry. 
We cannot be responsible for variations in supplies that you purchase elsewhere. 
We thank you for purchasing your materials at Mare's Bears.


Please Note If the dates and times of our classes are not convenient to your schedule, we will try and accommodate you as best we can. Bring us 4 people and we will create a class for you.