Beginner Quilting Class: The Modern Mini! Thursday evenings, 6-9pm August 4th - September 8th

  • $ 240.00
    Unit price per 

Mary's studio is inside Whitty Books, 2306 East Admiral Boulevard in Tulsa. 

The Mary Make & Do Modern Mini: a complete introduction to quilting, from cutting to binding!

This fun little patchwork sampler quilt class covers every step of quilting. It includes all of the most common units of patchwork quilt blocks: half square triangles (HST), flying geese, half rectangle triangles (HRT), and curves, along with sashing, borders, basting, quilting, and binding. All of this skill building goodness in a small-scale size to make it easily doable. You’ll be a quilter before you know it! 

“This mini format makes learning the basics of quilting mind-blowingly achievable!”
- Ashley Daly 

Mary will make make learning to quilt as fun & friendly as possible! She will walk you through every step, and hold your hand as you learn all the foundational skills.  

6 evening classes: 

$240 for 6 classes and the pattern. Materials purchased separately. 


Lucky you! Owl & Drum has the best selection of quilting cotton around! Let us know if you’d like assistance choosing fabric for your mini. As a special treat, Natasha of House Sparrow Fine Nesting has supplied us with a stunning pallete of natural hand-dyed colors specifically designed for this projectContact Mary to purchase the hand-dyed kit at, local pick up available at her studio.

*Fabric requirements: 4 FQS - one for each block color, 1 yard background fabric, 2/3 yard backing fabric, 1/4 yard binding (These amounts include plenty extra for practice/redos/mistakes) 

*6x24” acrylic ruler 

*rotary cutter & cutting mat (Mary recommends 24”x36” or larger) 

*spray starch 

*iron & ironing surface 

*the above items are the only ones needed for the first class

cotton thread (white, off white, or gray) 


batting - craft/crib size, or at least 23”square 

basting spray 

hera marker 

pencil or fabric marker 

smaller ruler for marking lines 

Optional, but very helpful:

1/4” presser foot 

sewing clips 

4” finished HST Blockloc ruler 

4x2” finished HRT Blockloc ruler set 

Here is an Amazon list to make it simple to gather all of these items:

Mary is happy to answer your questions!