Introducing Skillbuilders 2019!

We are excited to announce our Skillbuilder quilt for 2019! This beautiful scrappy quilt is going to teach you multiple techniques to add to your bag of tricks. Applique (hand or machine), traditional piecing, foundation piecing, strip piecing, it's all going to be so much fun! Click here for program details, then chat with one of our staff to get your name on the list!

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Skillbuilders 2018!

Skillbuilders 2018 is coming to an end. Be watching for the announcement for the 2019 program.

For those who are finishing 2018, CLICK HERE for block color keys. We will post the samples each month to help you figure out where each fabric in your kit belongs.

New Granite City BOM

Starting in January, this beautiful quilt with black, white, and grey with blue undertones will be ready to start stitching as our newest BOM! Click here for full details.
UPDATE! Only 1 slot left!!

Welcome To The Family!

Congratulations! It's a big brother! No really, this is huge news here at Bluebird.  We are partnering with Jones Sew N Vac in Boise to be a satellite dealer in Nampa. We can now sell the entire line of Brother sewing machines, and we have a Dream Machine and Dream Creator here at the shop. These machines are so fun and easy you'll be creating embroidery in no time!  
For a quick overview of this amazing machine CLICK HERE.


We are a full service quilt store in downtown Nampa, Idaho.We offer inspiration, encouragement and instruction for fledgling and "free flying" quilt artists. We have a wide range of quilting and sewing classes for all ages and abilities and a beautiful long arm quilting machine that we share with our quilting sisters. Custom long arm quilting services are available including binding and completion of those treasured heirloom quilts to be enjoyed for generations to come. Join us!

Finish Your Quilts On Our Long Arm!

There's a new addition to our studio, the new Amara from Handi Quilter! This is a wonderful machine with 20" of throat space to do beautiful wide designs and pantographs. We offer beginner classes on the long arm to learn the basics of loading quilts, running the machine, and working with pantographs. We have a selection of pantographs and thread for rental use (or you can bring your own).
Classes are 1st and 3rd Mondays, and 2nd and 4th Thursdays, call the shop to arrange a time slot. $50 2-3 hour class, 2 people maximum per session for personalized instruction. Future rental time is $20 per hour or a 10 hour punch card for $150.

Contact Us

Bluebird Quilt Studio
311 14th Avenue South
Nampa, ID  83651


(208) 467-4148

Store Hours: 10:00 am-5:30pm Monday - Saturday
With extended hours on Thursday evening until 7 p.m.
(and for classes during scheduled class times).
Note:  GPS systems may direct you to our former location.  
We are approximately one block from our former location on 14th street South.  
Call for directions if needed.

The journey of a thousand quilts
begins with a single stitch

Exclusive Panels Now Available!

We are pleased to be the only source outside of Alaska for these beautiful landscape panels. Designed specifically for Idaho by Alaska designer Teresa Ascone, these cotton panels are digitally printed and are 10 x 14 inches. We just received a new shipment and have found a beautiful ombre coordinate that looks amazing with them. Stop in to see our sample!

Long Arm Classes Now Available!

Want to improve your long arm skills? We have three new classes to help you! Pantos Plus, Thread Buffet, and Beginning Ruler Work. If you don't see it on the class page right now call the shop and when we have 2-3 people we can get it scheduled. Get ready to take your  meandering to the next level!

Splendid Sampler II is coming!

Splendid  Sampler II is here! We had so much fun with the first series, we've decided to keep going! We will meet on the first Saturday of each month at 10:30am. Splendid Sampler 1 and Farmer's Wife blocks will also be discussed. You can sign up for the Splendid Sampler book (shown above) and get started with the first of 20 blocks that will be published before the book release.
See our class list for more meeting details.

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