We have 3 APQS longarms for rent. A certification class must first be completed to rent our longarms.
The certification class is in two parts.
The Video (Part One at Home):
Learn how to square up your quilt and remove selvages.
Learn how to attach your quilt top and backing to the zipper system.
Learn how to roll your quilt onto the leader bars.
2-Hour Class (Part Two in Store):
Review how to load your quilt top on the leaders.
Learn how to line up your pantograph.
Learn how to load your bobbins.
Learn how to quilt the pantograph using a laser.
Class price is $100.00 plus $44.99 + tax for the zipper system. Cost includes a small panel quilt top, batting, backing, and pantograph for you to learn on and keep. You will need to provide safety pins to attach the fabric to the zipper system. Please stop by to pick up your kit and sign up for a class time on the longarm.
Certified quilters can rent our APQS machine for a minimum of 2 hours. You will need to book your time to reserve the machine. Rental sessions are from 9am-1pm and 1pm-close.
The cost to rent our machines is $18.50 per hour. We have pantographs for you to purchase in the store.
A monthly fee of $25.00 will get you a price cut on rental hours, 25% off batting, and 25% off pantographs every time you come in. The rental price for the Longarm Club will be $16.00 per hour (2-hour minimum).
The benefits of the Longarm Club:
- Discounted rental hours prices
- Discounted Quilters Dream batting
- Discounted pantographs
- Batting that is right off the roll, nice, and not all folded in a square
- The more you rent, the more you save!