APQS Georgia | Katydids Quilting

Contact Information

Patty Butcher
927 Long Road
Toccoa, GA 30577

Retailer's Website Email

Available Services

Machine Rentals
Basic Service
Certified Service Technician


Please make an appointment to view machines, or call ahead
Studio under renovation so please call first!

Machines Available


Accessories Available

Hydraulic Lift Table
Automatic Quilt Advance
Bliss Track System
Quilt Path Computerized Quilting System


APQS Beginner Class:
This class is included in the purchase of a new or certified used APQS machine. Class is open to owners of other brands of longarm for a fee. This class is mainly demonstration as there is a lot of material to cover. Handout is included.

You’ll learn:
• Skills you need to complete typical quilting projects on your new longarm machine
• Supply information
• Thread and batting
• Maintenance and tension
• Customer contact and consultation
• Different ways to load a quilt
• How to conquer pantographs
• Basic custom quilting skills like border designs, blocks, stitching in the ditch and more
• Business tips

Cost: Free within one year of the purchase of a new or certified used APQS machine,$200 for non APQS owners.