Machine Rental

We have 4 APQS long arms for rent. A certification class must first be completed to rent our longarms.

The certification class is in 2 parts.

The Video:
Will teach you how to square up your quilt and remove selvages.
How to attach your quilt top and backing to the zipper system
How to roll your quilt onto the leader bars.

In Class time of 2 hours:
Review how to load your quilt top on the leaders
How to line up your pantograph
How to load your bobbins
How to quilt the pantograph using a laser.

Class price is $100.00 plus $27.99 for the zipper system. A small panel quilt, batting, and pantograph will be provided. You will need to provide safety pins. Please call 402-884-2096 or click below to register for a class.

Machine Rental

Certified quilters can rent our APQS machine for a minimum of 2 hours. You will need to book your time to reserve the machine. At the time you book your machine you can provide:
-if you need batting, which type and the size of your quilt top-thread colors, both bobbin and top thread.

We will have everything ready for you when you come in. You will have a basket full of your batting and bobbins. The machine will be threaded with your color request.

Carpe Quiltem (Seize the Quilt): sign up for 6 months minimum.

The cost to rent our machines is $13.50 per hour (thread charge plus hourly rate).

We have pantographs for you to purchase in the store.

Carpe Quiltem (Seize the Quilt) Memberships:

Hours will accrue on the membership program. You will not lose the hours.. They will continue to accrue until they are used. This program was established to help folks budget money throughout the year and to help with time as well. We here at Fabric Bash are trying to serve our quilting community in the best way possible. We understand that while you are here your time is very important. We are striving to help you quilt in a very timely manner.

Carpe Quiltem Minimus:
$25.00 monthly fee for 2 hours rental
($12.50 per hour)

Carpe Quiltem Medius:
$50.00 monthly fee for 4 hours rental and 25% off one pantograph a month
($12.50 per hour)

Carpe Quiltem Maximus:
$75.00 monthly fee for 6 hours rental and 50% off one pantograph a month
($12.50 per hour)