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Photo: Students will make a Star Gazing lap top quilt in the six-week class at New River CTC’s campus in Lewisburg.

Learn to quilt at New River CTC

[LEWISBURG, W.Va.] New River Community and Technical College is offering a six-week beginning quilting class starting on Tuesday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Greenbrier Valley Campus, Lewisburg. An informational session is planned for Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. to answer questions about the class, show a sample of the quilt top that will be made and allow those interested to register for the class.

Students will receive step-by-step instructions on how to complete a quilt top, use a sewing machine, read and understand a pattern, safely use a rotary cutter, square up fabric and cut specific measurements with a ruler. The end product is a lap quilt top with a “Star Gazing” pattern.

Pre-registration is recommended by Sept. 5. Tuition for the class is $110 plus the cost of the quilt kit (between $75-100). 

For more information about community education classes at New River CTC or to register contact Gloria Kincaid at 304-793-6101 or gkincaid@newriver.edu.

New River Community and Technical College serves nine counties in southeastern West Virginia from the Greenbrier Valley Campus (Lewisburg), Mercer County Campus (Princeton), Nicholas County Campus (Summersville), and Raleigh County Campus (Beaver/Beckley).

Last updated on: Aug 29, 2017

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