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New Owners Class

With the beginner class offered at APQS West, our goal is to teach you the skills you'll need to accomplish your quilting projects on your new longarm machine. We will discuss tension, threads, loading, pantos, basis maintenance. This class is "demonstration" so we can squeeze in as much information as possible. The class is free for students who purchased a quilting machine from APQS, APQS store, dealer, within the last year. Tuition is $200 to students that just want to be educated on our APQS machines. Perhaps you are considering purchasing a machine.

Machine Rental Certification class

Do you want to finish your quilts start to finish? Perhaps try our machines, before you consider purchasing one. In the renters certification class you will learn all about using the machines. How to prepare your quit for quilting, operate the longarm, threading, bobbins and tension.. Load a quilt to the frame perfectly. Setting up a pantograph pattern and advancing your quilt. Everything you need will be provided in class. This is a hands on the machine class. Get your confidence on! Once you have taken the class you may rent by the hour at $30 per hour. Minimum of 2 hours after that you will only be charge for the time to complete your project.