Our Classes & Events
Home
About Us
Products
Classes
Service
FAQ

Learn Your Machine Classes (CMI)
Sewing Classes

Basic Sewing
Learn the very basics of sewing in this four week class. Students will learn how to read a pattern and basic hand & machine sewing techniques.
4 Sessions: $60

Thursdays @ 10:30-12:30, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24


​Tunic Top
1 Session: $25.00

Wednesday, October 2 @ 6-8 p.m.



Ugly Dolls
"Kids" of all ages can design their very own "friend".  We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination.
1 Session: $20
Saturday @ 10:30-12:30, October 12

Flip 'n Fold Wreath
1 Session
Friday @ 6-8 p.m., Nov 1
Friday @ 1:30-4:30 p.m., Dec 6

Hobo Bag
2 Sessions: $30
Saturdays @ 2-4 p.m, Dec. 7, 14

​Biscuit Basket

​2 Sessions: $ 30
Wednesday @ 6-8 p.m., Dec 11, 18
Quilting Classes






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: $5.00 each
Fourth Friday of the month @ 6:00 p.m.

  • September 27
  • October 25
  • November 22
  • December 27**


Scraptastic​
Discover creative ways to deplete your scrap stash!
Monthly Session: $20 per month
First Friday of the month @ 1:30 p.m.

  • Oct 4
  • Nov 1
  • Dec 6

Beginning Quilt Piecing
4 Sessions: $ 60
Mondays @ 6-8 p.m., Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30
Mondays @ 6-8 p.m., Nov 4, 11, 18, 25


 Binding​ Techniques
There's more than one way to finish your projects and quilts!  Explore several of those methods using "pot-holder" sandwiches.
1 Session: $15 

Thursday @ 10:30-12:30, Dec 12

BBQ
(Batting, Binding & Quilting)
Finish off your table runner or any other small pieced project.  Topics included will be batting options, quilting types, and methods of binding.
2 Sessions: $30
Mondays @ 6-8 p.m., Oct 7, 14
Wednesdays @ 10:30-12:30, Oct 9, 16
Wednesdays @ 10:30-12:30, Dec 4, 11

​T-Shirt Quilt
Gather those beloved t-shirts hiding in your drawers and storage tubs from your children's sports teams, favorite vacation spots, concerts or school/college events.  Let's get together and create a wonderful memory quilt! 
3 Sessions: $ 50
Wednesdays @ 1:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Sept 11, 25, & Oct 2

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
  • September 24 (Kick-Off 10:30-12:30)
  • October 22
  • ​November 26
  • December 17


Snappy Splendor
Reversible Quilt As You Go Table Runner
Learn this amazing technique using as few as 4 fabrics or as many as 16. The quilt as you go technique sews and quilts your project at once so you get finished in half the time. Excellent seasonal project to decorate your home or others.
Pattern and ruler required
2 Sessions:  $ 30
Wednesdays @ 6-8 p.m.  Sept 18, 25
Tuesdays @ 10:30-12:30 Nov 12, 19



Thread Painting
Take your quilting to the next level.  Learn to enhance panels and large format prints with thread painting.  Thread painting gives depth and dimension to your projects.
1 Session: $ 50
Saturday @ 10:30-3:00, Sept. 28



Spooky Scrappy Table Topper
Incorporate unusual, odd, and funky fabrics into an amazing hexagonal table topper.  The perfect addition to your seasonal decor.
2 Sessions: $ 40
​Mondays @ 10:30-12:30, October 7, 14


Crazy Christmas Trees
2 Sessions: $30
Mondays @ 2-4 p.m., October 21, 28

Panels Can Be Fun
Pick one of our unique panels and play with placement and color as a distinctive way to personalize a panel.  Finish with a border or two.  Basic quilting styles will also be covered.
3 Sessions:  $45 + Book purchase.
Wednesdays @ 10:30-12:30,
  • Oct 23, 30, Nov 6


Twisted Wreath /Twister Gnome
2 Sessions: $30
Saturday, @ 1:30-4, Oct 12, 19



​Take A Detour
Construct an Irish Chain Log Cabin block using your scraps and focus fabrics!  Amazingly, it will become a stunning and personal quilt.
1 Session: $15
Monday @ 2-4 p.m., Nov 4
Saturday @ 2-4 p.m., Nov 9



President's Pride
4 Sessions: $60
Wednesdays @ 6-8 p.m., 
  • Nov 6, 13, 20, Dec 4



Holiday Snow Globes
2 Sessions: $30
Thursdays @ 10:30-12:30, Nov 14, 21

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.

  • October 12
  • November 9
  • December 14


Sew Sewcial
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 p.m.
Monthly session: $5.00
  • October 11
  • November 8
  • December 13



A Year in Stitches
Kick off gathering to introduce this beautiful hand embroidered quilt!
1 Session:  Tuesday @ 10:30-12:30
  • September 24



Oh My Dear BOM 
Second Sign Up Party

Join us for the second kick off of this exciting continuing Block of the month just for machine embroiderers!
Pre-registration is required by Sept. 30.
1 Session: $5.00
Friday: October 4 @ 6:30 p.m.
Saturday: October 5 @ 2 p.m.



Color Theory
Saturday, October 26



Opening Act Continued
This two day class will include the creation of the sewing machine travel apron and the completion of the Enchiridion.  This class in only open to those that participated in the inaugural Opening Act.

2 Sessions:
Saturday &  Sunday @ 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m
  • Nov 2 & 3

​Customer Appreciation Day
Time to share your projects BEFORE you give them away!  We want to ignore the "Don't Open until Dec. 24" tags.  Let us have a sneak peak at what you've made.  We have helped you select patterns, given you amazing advice and kept your machine running through it all.  Now is the time to prove that you're finished.
There will be drawings, goody bags, and all types of jolly!  
Details will be e-mailed & at the store in November.
1 Session:  Free 
Monday, December 9 (time TBA)

Events
Machine Embroidery Classes

​Cork Composition  Cover
1 Session: $40
Saturday @10:30-1:30, Nov 23

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.
  • November 10*
  • December 15
Mondays @ 9:00 a.m.
  • November 11*
  • December 16


Oh My Dear
 BOM*
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.
  • September 20, 21
  • October 18, 19
  • November 15, 16
  • December 20, 21

Open only to those who have signed on in April. Open registration will occur again in October. Look under "Events" for details
Serger Classes

Whimsical Witch Wreath
Take your serger skills to a new level of cuteness. Learn how to apply beading and lace, how to ruffle, and roll your hems in this quick and easy frilly wreath project. (Our sample is Halloween, but it is easily adaptable to any season.)
Wreath, beaded trim and lunch included.
Beading foot required.
1 Session: $40
Tuesday, October 1 @  10:30-3