Learn Your Machine Classes (CMI)
Paper Piecing Ornaments and Ice Cream Shots
Enjoy the spirit of Christmas all year long. Create a Christmas project every month. And before you know it, you will be ready for Christmas 2020! Our March project will be paper piecing ornaments. April will feature Ice Cream Shots - fabric ornament kits.
Tuesdays @ 10:30-1:30
Saturdays @ 1:30-4:30
The Bailey Island Hobo Bag is as comfortable and easy like an island vacation. Lots of leftover batting? How about 2 1/2 " fabric strips? Here is a practical and sweet hobo style bag to use them up!
2 Sessions: $30
An essential accessory for today's lifestyle! Make one for yourself and then stitch them up for fabulous gifts. When made from cork, this bag is stunning!
1 Session: $35
Been wanting to learn how to sew? Join us for four sessions of instruction on reading patterns, how to sew various seam allowances, curves, zippers, French seams, flat fell seams, button holes, blind hems, how to use interfacing, Velcro, snaps, etc.
4 Sessions: $60
Create your own alien with Fredericka!
1 Session: $
Breath of Spring
This project incorporates 3 different processes. Hand stitching and machine sewing on a crayon tinted background. Your choice of finishing techniques.
3 Sessions: $50
Trapunto, from the italian for "to quilt" is a method of quilting that is also called the "stuffed technique". Join Liz to learn this method of producing a raised surface on a quilt.
1 Session: $
BBQ (Batting, Binding, Quilting)
Now that you have pieced your project, or picked a panel, come in to finish it with BBQ! Learn how to "sandwich" your piece with the appropriate batting and backing. Then examine and practice assorted quilting techniques, finishing with binding options.
Super Easy Cathedral Window
Join Annslie for this easy, totally machine sewn way to do cathedral windows. To make it even better, it is a quilt as you go project!
2 Sessions: $35
Real Quilters Sew Curves
Curved piecing is a mainstay of traditional and modern quilting. Take your piecing skills to the next level during this course and become comfortable with cutting curves free hand.
4 Sessions: $60
Beginning Quilt Piecing
Start your quilting journey with Jacklyn. She will walk you through cutting your pieces, making perfect 1/4" seams, creating half square triangles, applique, sashing, borders and much more.
4 Sessions: $60
Witches Night Out Block of the Month
We are going to create 6 blocks from the Witch's Night Out book creating a holiday table runner sure to fright!
6 Sessions: $ + $14.95 book purchase
Paper Piecing Pizza Party
Join us for some fun paper piecing. Always wanted to learn but were too afraid to try? Come on Friday!
Monthly session: $15 each
Fourth Friday of the month @ 6
Discover creative ways to deplete your scrap stash!
Monthly Session: $20 per month
First Friday of the month @ 1-3:30
A Year in Stitches
We are joining the hand embroidery craze! Olivia will be leading us in this year long adventure using classic hand embroidery designs. Each month you must stop in to pick up your embroidery packet, but we hope that you will stay and sew!
Book Purchase required: $21.95
Each Block: $6.99
Monthly session: Tuesday @ 10:30-11:30
A Year in the Kitchen
This class will meet monthly and explore a new kitchen project each time. Each project will feature a unique quilt block. You may sign up for the entire year or pick the months that you'd like to do.
1 Session: $ 40
Machine Embroidery Classes
Machine Embroidery Play Dates
Continue exploring the unlimited capabilities of your embroidery machine. Work with different threads, stabilizers, and machine embroidery techniques. It's definitely a skill building adventure! Make sure that you not only sign up for the experience, but that you lay-away the required kit, too.
1 Session per month-third Sun/Mon of month: Fee: $10.00 per class or $60.00 for one year + kit
Sundays @ 1:00 p.m.
Mondays @ 9:00 a.m.
New in 2020
Serger Club - Urge 2 Serge
We are happy to announce that we are resuming our serger club in the new year. Plan on spending time with Gus to get better acquainted with your machine. For owners of any make or model serger. Master all those threads on your serger whether yours has 3, 4, or 8 threads! Learn what wonderful things you can do besides finishing an edge or sewing a seam. Try out new feet and accessories and get comfy with your serger!
1 Session: $25 + kit fee if applicable
Second Saturday Surprise!
Join us on the second Saturday of every month for a free demo of a fun project or technique that will inspire you! 10:30 a.m.
Spend your Friday evening with us sewing! We have the space, all you need is to bring your sewing machine or rent one, your project and your supplies. This is your chance to tackle your UFO's!
Second Friday of month @ 6-8:30
Monthly session: $
Boot camp for you and your Destiny. Enjoy three days of active-hands on sewing/embroidery mastery on your machine. Become the true captain of your Destiny! Fee includes instruction & practice supplies, lunch each day, AND Thursday & Friday evening activities!
1 Session - Three days
Standard: $350 (June 1-June 20)
Last Call: $400 (June 21 - July 11)
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: July 30, 31, Aug 1 @ 9-5
Evening Activities: 7-9 p.m.
Mini Mosaic Quilts
Cheryl Lynch of Cheryl Lynch Quilts presents a fun no sew workshop that imitates the ancient art of mosaics, inspired by a trip to Israel. Learn how to create a mosaic picture from small pre-cut pieces of lots of colored fabric, using a technique that was developed to simplify the process.
1 Session: TBA @ 9:30-5
Fee: $48 includes kit. Supply list available when you pre-register.
Oh My Dear
These blocks resemble the over 160 quilt blocks in the Jane Stickle quilt. Four blocks are completed each month. Do them at home or in our classroom. The designs are available at 6:00 p.m. on the third Friday of the month.
12 sessions per year.....
Fridays @ 6:30-9:00 and/or
Saturdays @10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Open only to those who have signed on in April or October.