Classes & Events


Quilt Path Camp with Angela Clarke, is coming to Central FL.

Dates:  Fall, 2017 - Specific dates to be announced soon.

Location:  APQS FL @ Katydids Quilting Studio.

  7075 Hope Hill Rd.

  Brooksville, FL 34601

  352-397-4959 

Day 1 – Learn what the different areas of the programs are designed to do. 

    Pantograph Quilting 

Day 2 – We will cover the remaining Select and Sew options. 

   Setting options

   The Quilt feature.

    And will begin working in PatternCAD (Design & Create Pattern) 

Day 3 – We will spend the rest of our time in PatternCAD.  

By the end of Camp you will have touched on all parts of the program.   One of our APQS long arms have Quilt Path installed on it, so we are able to do demo things on a real system.  Most of the class is done with Angela working on Quilt Class projected on a screen and the campers (students) working on their own copies of the software.  

You will need to bring either your Surface or a laptop with Quilt Path installed on it.   Bring your charging cables for the system and a willingness to learn.  

Camp cost for the 3 days of training is $500.00.  Classes each day will run from 9AM - 5PM.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided each day.  Please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements.

Angela will be accepting registrations for the class online.  Click on the link to register. https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=11975342&appointmentType=2893882"

 Contact Angela @ 919-576-9897 or by email, Angela@threadwaggle.com with any questions. 

50 % Deposit is due with Registration and is fully refundable up to 45 days prior to class.  Balance is due 30 days prior to class.

To pay by check, make checks payable to

Thread Waggle Quilting

8521-101 Cantilever Way

Raleigh, NC 27613 


APQS Beginner Class

This class is included in the purchase of a new or certified used APQS machine. Class is open to owners of other brands of longarm for a fee. This class is mainly demonstration as there is a lot of material to cover. Handout is included.

  You’ll learn:

     • Skills you need to complete typical quilting projects on your new longarm machine
     • Supply information
     • Thread and batting
     • Maintenance and tension
     • Customer contact and consultation
     • Different ways to load a quilt
     • How to conquer pantographs
     • Basic custom quilting skills like border designs, blocks, stitching in the ditch and more
     • Business tips


Location: Katydids Quilting Studio

Cost: Free within one year of the purchase of a new or certified used APQS machine,$200 for non APQS owners.

Dates: Next class date to be announced soon! Classes are from 10am – 4pm. Lunch is included. Attendance is limited, reserve your spot today. Call or email Patty to reserve.