Sewing, Quilting, and More
Group Classes with Annie Smith

JCCFS

Set your creativity free with live online classes with Annie Smith! Annie offers a variety of quilting classes on Lessonface in collaboration with John C. Campbell Folk School. The classes are taught live, via Zoom, and are also recorded for review after the live sessions. Join Annie for a group class and expand your creative skills!
Find more details and enroll following the links below.

Upcoming Classes

Bespoke Patchwork Skirt

The Bespoke Patchwork Skirt is both charming and versatile. Dress it up, dress it down, make it short or long — this skirt is fun. Use precut charm packs or bust your stash to use a variety of sensational fabrics. The skirt can be made in multiple sizes and lengths. Show off your...

Thursday, August 22, at 9 am ET | 6 am PT - Learn More and Sign Up

Greenhouse Mixed Technique Quilt

Greenhouse is a wonderful blend of piecing blocks and applique quilting. Techniques include y-seam construction, drafting a block and creating templates for piecing, an introduction to machine applique, and an option to use the pattern's borders or design your own. Instruction is...

Starts Monday, September 16, at 6:30 pm ET | 3:30 pm PT - Learn More and Sign Up

Courthouse Cabin Quilt

Learn accurate yet simple piecing techniques to create this fresh vintage quilt. Annie will teach you quick Strip piecing and perfect seam alignment using cornerstone squares. The quilt top is made with assorted Fat Quarter fabrics and allows for all skill levels -- beginners to...

Starts Wednesday, November 6, at 6:30 pm ET | 3:30 pm PT - Learn More and Sign Up

Quiltmaking 101

Quiltmaking 101 is a sampler of techniques: quick-piecing, accurate seam allowances, hand applique, hand piecing, curved seams, y-seam construction, pattern drafting and quilt finishing. You will make one block using each technique and build your quilting supplies as you go. Complete...

Starts Thursday, February 6, at 6:30 pm ET | 3:30 pm PT - Learn More and Sign Up

Creating Garment Patterns from Your Closet

Learn how to create patterns from your existing clothing without taking the garment apart! Annie will teach you how to inspect the garment for all of the fashion details and copy them to your pattern. You will learn how to adjust the garment to suit you based on your preferences....

Starts Tuesday, February 11, at 10 am ET | 7 am PT - Learn More and Sign Up

I am Here, Improv Mapping

Capture the memories of a special place by making a map quilt of that place and its surrounds. Choose a map, enlarge it in fabric, add special touches like hand sketched buildings, landscaping, and such. Annie will help you step through the process, making your map a treasured heirloom,...

Starts Tuesday, March 4, at 10 am ET | 7 am PT - Learn More and Sign Up

Ancestral Quilting

Learn the fine art of crafting traditional quilts by hand, using a needle and thread, just like our ancestors did. Annie will take you through all of the details of patchwork quilting, english paper piecing and hand applique -- All easy! All techniques will be by hand without using...

Starts Thursday, April 24, at 10 am ET | 7 am PT - Learn More and Sign Up

The class was absolutely so interesting and informative. The speaker was very engaging and knowledgable about the topic presented. Annie Smith was inclusive and well-organized with a mixture of slides and live presentation. Amazing!

John C. Campbell Folk School

Annie Smith's classes are presented in collaboration with John C. Campbell Folk School

Since 1925, the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, North Carolina has transformed lives, and brought people together in a nurturing environment for experiences in learning and community life that spark self-discovery.

About Lessonface

Lessonface has been connecting students with great teachers for live online lessons and classes since 2012. We have hosted tens of thousands of music, language, and lately arts classes and lessons and collected over ten thousand 5-star reviews. The classes happen live, over Zoom. Enrollment confirmation is sent immediately upon purchase. Classes can be joined from the reminder email or from your Lessonface dashboard.