Nolting Autumn Academy & Holiday Specials

Please join us for a fast paced day filled with seminar/education options, shopping, and special “Holiday” pricing and discounts

Date: Nov 17, 2022

Location: 1105 Hawkeye Drive, Hiawatha, IA 52233

Phone: 319.378.0999

What: Please join us for a fast paced day filled seminar/education options, shopping, and special “Holiday” pricing and discounts

Time: 8:30-4:00


Full Day                $99.99

½ day Am            $59.99

½ day PM            $59.99

1 Session             $25.00

Lunch available for purchase onsite


Class Descriptions

Basic Skill building

A must for beginning machine quilters who want to successfully quilt their own quilts. Learn the basics including information on loading your quilt, zero center tape, pinning, red snappers, free floating and zippers, plus feathers and stippling. Gain skills and confidence to quilt all of your quilts.

Looking At Automation?

Why go automated, Comparisons of Quiltmagine and iQ - looking at functions 

Using Rulers

Session for quilters wanting to understand how to start using Rulers, techniques, what is needed on a machine and demonstrations. Demonstrations will be on a Longarm and Sitdown machine

LA Decision, Which One, Making an Educated Decision 

What to consider when purchasing a longarm to make an educated purchase. Overview of functions and features of Longarms, what do you need to do quilting, 

Perfect Tension 

Proper set-up and threading is, of course, essential to finding perfect tension! Learn what good tension looks like with multiple thread types, review problem solving techniques to make the perfect tension

Inside Look at Nolting Machines

Inside Look at Nolting Machine Manufacturing and Assembly - demo by Dennis and Scott on how they assemble a machine, tech process, how to change a needle, maintenane on machine, and time for questions.

Insider Tips for Using Automation

Certain principles apply to all longarm automation quilting. Learn insider tips to maximize your automation quilting for beautiful precision stitching results

Hand Guided Pantos

Pantograph Basics. Learn some Tips and Techniques and how to use the Patternman Grid

All About Batting and Thread 

Batting 101.  Fun and educational lecture on how to choose batting for your project. The why and when for the different fibers and bonding methods. What you can expect from them in your finished quilt.  Whether you're a beginner or need a refresher course in learning the techniques, we are here to help! Thread holds everything together when you’re sewing. Whether you’re sewing by hand or by machine, it’s important to choose wisely when considering the different types of thread for your project.



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