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Compass Point Quilts & CPQ Studio
59 Sanborn Road, East Kingston, NH 03827
(973) 214-6784
compasspointquilts@gmail.com


Certified Instructor for Quiltworx
Authorized Teacher for BeColourful

Open Saturdays 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM 
or by Appointment

Please Note: All classes must have at least four (4) participants (in-house and/or ZOOM) in order to run.

CPQ Classes


Classes & Workshops


Come with me on a trip to ?the last frontier? with this beautiful quilt by Edyta Sitar. Let?s hone your piecing skills and get your points to meet perfectly. This quilt is beautiful in a variety of colorways. You can check out my Alaska board on Pinterest for ideas. Pinner: marygayleahy Supplies Required for Class: Alaska Pattern and either the Creative Grids Alaska Ruler or the Alaska Templates.

Cost: $ 55.00
Come with me on a trip to ?the last frontier? with this beautiful quilt by Edyta Sitar. Let?s hone your piecing skills and get your points to meet perfectly. This quilt is beautiful in a variety of colorways. You can check out my Alaska board on Pinterest for ideas. Pinner: marygayleahy Supplies Required for Class: Alaska Pattern and either the Creative Grids Alaska Ruler or the Alaska Templates. This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. You will also receive a video of the class to refer back to if needed.

Cost: $ 55.00
Join Susie to learn how to make this quilt which is a storm at sea design set on point. The storm at sea blocks are made using Studio 180 Diamond Rects Tool and Large Square Squared Tool. The set-in triangles are paper pieced. Size with all borders is 100" x 100"

Cost: $ 50.00
Join Susie to learn how to make this quilt which is a storm at sea design set on point. The storm at sea blocks are made using Studio 180 Diamond Rects Tool and Large Square Squared Tool. The set-in triangles are paper pieced. Size with all borders is 100" x 100"

Cost: $ 50.00
Judy Niemeyer's Newest Technique of the Month. Join me once a month for seven months (Month #7 is an optional month to finish up if needed) to learn the latest Judy Niemeyer techniques. Create your very own CARNIVAL FLOWER!! During this time you will learn how to organize your fabrics, cut your fabrics using Judy's template layout sheets, speed piecing, and Judy's newest piecing and assembly techniques. Be thinking about...technical paper piecing and triple seam convergence...at least this is what we were calling these new techniques while in Montana this July at our re-certifying retreat where we were working on our own Carnival Flower quilts. This series is taught by Lisa McCarthy, Certified Instructor for Judy Niemeyer and Quiltworx. Pattern Cost: TBD - The pattern will be available in January 2023. Patterns will be available through CPQ . Fabric Kits: Kits are available for this pattern in a variety of color-ways! Quiltster Compatible!

Cost: $ 50.00
Judy Niemeyer's Newest Technique of the Month. Join me once a month for seven months (Month #7 is an optional month to finish up if needed) to learn the latest Judy Niemeyer techniques. Create your very own CARNIVAL FLOWER!! During this time you will learn how to organize your fabrics, cut your fabrics using Judy's template layout sheets, speed piecing, and Judy's newest piecing and assembly techniques. Be thinking about...technical paper piecing and triple seam convergence...at least this is what we were calling these new techniques while in Montana this July at our re-certifying retreat where we were working on our own Carnival Flower quilts. This series is taught by Lisa McCarthy, Certified Instructor for Judy Niemeyer and Quiltworx. Pattern Cost: TBD - The pattern will be available in January 2023. At that time, the cost per month will be determined. Patterns will be available through CPQ . Fabric Kits: Kits are available for this pattern in a variety of color-ways! Quiltster Compatible! This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. After the class recording is processed by ZOOM, you will also receive a limited time link to the class video to refer back to demonstrations once class is done.

Cost: $ 50.00
Judy Niemeyer's Newest Technique of the Month. Join me once a month for seven months (Month #7 is an optional month to finish up if needed) to learn the latest Judy Niemeyer techniques. Create your very own CARNIVAL FLOWER!! During this time you will learn how to organize your fabrics, cut your fabrics using Judy's template layout sheets, speed piecing, and Judy's newest piecing and assembly techniques. Be thinking about...technical paper piecing and triple seam convergence...at least this is what we were calling these new techniques while in Montana this July at our re-certifying retreat where we were working on our own Carnival Flower quilts. This series is taught by Lisa McCarthy, Certified Instructor for Judy Niemeyer and Quiltworx. Pattern Cost: TBD - The pattern will be available in January 2023. At that time, the cost per month will be determined. Patterns will be available through CPQ . Fabric Kits: Kits are available for this pattern in a variety of color-ways! Quiltster Compatible!

Cost: $ 50.00
Judy Niemeyer's Newest Technique of the Month. Join me once a month for seven months (Month #7 is an optional month to finish up if needed) to learn the latest Judy Niemeyer techniques. Create your very own CARNIVAL FLOWER!! During this time you will learn how to organize your fabrics, cut your fabrics using Judy's template layout sheets, speed piecing, and Judy's newest piecing and assembly techniques. Be thinking about...technical paper piecing and triple seam convergence...at least this is what we were calling these new techniques while in Montana this July at our re-certifying retreat where we were working on our own Carnival Flower quilts. This series is taught by Lisa McCarthy, Certified Instructor for Judy Niemeyer and Quiltworx. Pattern Cost: TBD - The pattern will be available in January 2023. At that time, the cost per month will be determined. Patterns will be available through CPQ . Fabric Kits: Kits are available for this pattern in a variety of color-ways! Quiltster Compatible! This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. After the class recording is processed by ZOOM, you will also receive a limited time link to the class video to refer back to demonstrations once class is done.

Cost: $ 50.00
Join Lisa for a fun journey to create your very own BeColourful Circle of Life quilt. You will be guided through this pattern step by step and by the end of the six months you will be assembling your quilt. Circle of Life is one of Jacqueline's long standing favorites. These classes will be held on Saturdays from 10:00 - 4:00. This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. After the class recording is processed by ZOOM, you will also receive a limited time link to the class video to refer back to demonstrations once class is done.

Cost: $ 50.00
Join Lisa for a fun journey to create your very own BeColourful Circle of Life quilt. You will be guided through this pattern step by step and by the end of the six months you will be assembling your quilt. Circle of Life is one of Jacqueline's long standing favorites. These classes will be held on Saturdays from 10:00 - 4:00.

Cost: $ 50.00
Fat quarter and scrap friendly, this quilt combines stars and traditional piecing. It uses the ?Four at a Time Flying Geese? technique. Hodgepodge can be made in a variety of sizes. I love the idea of ?sleeping under the stars.?

Cost: $ 50.00
Fat quarter and scrap friendly, this quilt combines stars and traditional piecing. It uses the Four at a Time Flying Geese technique. Hodgepodge can be made in a variety of sizes. I love the idea of sleeping under the stars. This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. You will also receive a video of the class to refer back to if needed.

Cost: $ 50.00
Have you always wanted to learn how to paper piece and just didn't know where to start? If so, this is the perfect 4-week workshop series for you!! 4-Week Class Series held on Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:00. Week #1 - Understanding Pattern & Foundation Papers, Week #2 - Fabric Cutting & Understanding Templates, Week #3 - Introduction to Paper Piecing, Week #4 - Tips & Tricks. Pattern: Fractured Paint Box by Quiltworx Class must have a minimum of 4 students to run

Cost: $ 20.00
Have you always wanted to learn how to paper piece and just didn't know where to start? If so, this is the perfect 4-week workshop series for you!! 4-Week Class Series held on Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:00. Week #1 - Understanding Pattern & Foundation Papers, Week #2 - Fabric Cutting & Understanding Templates, Week #3 - Introduction to Paper Piecing, Week #4 - Tips & Tricks. Pattern: Fractured Paint Box by Quiltworx This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed.

Cost: $ 20.00
If you?ve never made one of these quilts, you are in for a treat. In the first class we will be learning all of the cutting and special piecing techniques. In the second class, we will be working on the actual design of the quilt. This is a "one of a kind" quilt and no one will have one that looks exactly like yours. We will see the magic begin to happen before the end of the first class! Supplies Required for Class: One Block Wonders Encore! By Maxine Rosenthal and Joy Pelzmann, the Clearview Triangle Super 60 Ruler, and Seven (7) identical panels.

Cost: $ 55.00
If you?ve never made one of these quilts, you are in for a treat. In the first class we will be learning all of the cutting and special piecing techniques. In the second class, we will be working on the actual design of the quilt. This is a "one of a kind" quilt and no one will have one that looks exactly like yours. We will see the magic begin to happen before the end of the first class! Supplies Required for Class: One Block Wonders Encore! By Maxine Rosenthal and Joy Pelzmann, the Clearview Triangle Super 60 Ruler, and Seven (7) identical panels. This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. You will also receive a video of the class to refer back to if needed.

Cost: $ 55.00
Snails Trail Al Fresco is so much fun to make! It combines elements of the traditional Snail Trail block with sashing and cornerstones reminiscent of Storm at Sea. There?s a lot of movement in this carnival ride of a quilt! You can go wild with color or make it more subtle in a two color combination. The Creative Grids 2 peaks in 1 Triangle and Square on Square Trim Tool are required for this class. Both are available at CPQ. The Cut Loose Press Snails Trail Al Fresco pattern card is included with your class.

Cost: $ 50.00
Snails Trail Al Fresco is so much fun to make! It combines elements of the traditional Snail Trail block with sashing and cornerstones reminiscent of Storm at Sea. There?s a lot of movement in this carnival ride of a quilt! You can go wild with color or make it more subtle in a two color combination. The Creative Grids 2 peaks in 1 Triangle and Square on Square Trim Tool are required for this class. Both are available at CPQ. The Cut Loose Press Snails Trail Al Fresco pattern card is included with your class.

Cost: $ 50.00
Snails Trail Al Fresco is so much fun to make! It combines elements of the traditional Snail Trail block with sashing and cornerstones reminiscent of Storm at Sea. There?s a lot of movement in this carnival ride of a quilt! You can go wild with color or make it more subtle in a two color combination. The Creative Grids 2 peaks in 1 Triangle and Square on Square Trim Tool are required for this class. Both are available at CPQ. The Cut Loose Press Snails Trail Al Fresco pattern card is included with your class. This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. You will also receive a video of the class to refer back to if needed.

Cost: $ 50.00
Snails Trail Al Fresco is so much fun to make! It combines elements of the traditional Snail Trail block with sashing and cornerstones reminiscent of Storm at Sea. There?s a lot of movement in this carnival ride of a quilt! You can go wild with color or make it more subtle in a two color combination. The Creative Grids 2 peaks in 1 Triangle and Square on Square Trim Tool are required for this class. Both are available at CPQ. The Cut Loose Press Snails Trail Al Fresco pattern card is included with your class. This ZOOM option will allow you to spend the day sewing along with everyone in the "real-time" workshop, see live-streaming demos, ask questions, and get direct assistance if needed. You will also receive a video of the class to refer back to if needed.

Cost: $ 50.00

Compass Point Quilts Shop Calendar


2022 Teach Me Tuesday & Open-Studio

Join me at CPQ Studio for an evening of fun, friendship and uninterrupted quilting, sewing, knitting, etc! Any type of quilt or project can be worked on. CPQ will provide cutting and pressing areas and equipment. All you need to do is bring your project and machine!! The cost of this event is $15.00 to sit 'n sew and $20.00 for specific instruction in Teach Me Tuesday. A $5.00 registration fee is collected upon registration and the balance of $10.00/$15.00 will be collected the day you attend. Please register by adding this to your cart. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT. If class is full you can add your name to the wait-list and I will contact you if a seat opens up!

2022 Sit 'n Sew Saturday - CLASSROOM SPACE

Join us in the shop for a full day of fun, friendship and uninterrupted sewing. Start a new project, bring a UFO, or several of them! Any type of project can be worked on! Join us for the day, bring a friend or two! Bring a lunch or order out and drinks are on CPQ for the day! If you plan to order out, please remember to bring cash to pay for your lunch. The cost of this event is $20.00. A $5.00 registration fee is collected upon registration and the balance of $15.00 will be collected the day you attend. Please register by adding this to your cart. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT. If class is full, you can add your name to a wait-list and I will contact you if a seat opens up. PLEASE NOTE: The shop doors open at 9:00 AM.

2022 Sit 'n Sew Saturday - SHOP SPACE

Join us in the shop for a full day of fun, friendship and uninterrupted sewing. Start a new project, bring a UFO, or several of them! Any type of project can be worked on! Join us for the day, bring a friend or two! Bring a lunch or order out and drinks are on CPQ for the day! If you plan to order out, please remember to bring cash to pay for your lunch. The cost of this event is $20.00. A $5.00 registration fee is collected upon registration and the balance of $15.00 will be collected the day you attend. Please register by adding this to your cart. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT. If class is full, you can add your name to a wait-list and I will contact you if a seat opens up. PLEASE NOTE: The shop doors open at 9:00 AM. THIS SIT 'N SEW IS A VERY POPULAR CPQ EVENT. PLEASE LIMIT YOUR SIGN-UPS TO ONCE A MONTH SO EVERYONE IS ABLE TO ENJOY A DAY SEWING & QUILTING AT CPQ! Thanks so much...

Dec 10
2022 Sit 'n Sew Saturday - CLASSROOM SPACE - ZOOM OPTION
Dec 13
2022 Teach Me Tuesday & Open-Studio
Dec 17
2022 Sit 'n Sew Saturday - CLASSROOM SPACE - ZOOM OPTION