About Us

Learn Your Machine Classes (CMI)
Sewing Classes

Christmas 2020
Paper Piecing Ornaments
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.
March Session: $20
Tuesdays  @ 10:30-1:30
                March 3
                April 7
Saturdays  @ 1:30-4:30
                March 21
                April 18

​Hobo Bag
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
Tuesdays March 3 & 17 @ 2-4

Crossbody Bag
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
Sunday March 22 @12-4

Basic Sewing
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
April 3, 13, 17, 27 @ 10:30-12:30
Quilting Classes

T-Shirt Quilt
​​Time to empty that drawer or storage tub full of t-shirts you've collected! Learn how to put those memories into a keepsake that can be used for warmth and initiates conversation and storytelling for years to come.
3 Sessions:$60
Wednesdays February 5, 19, 26 @ 6:30-8:30

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. 
2 Sessions:$30
Wednesdays February 19 & 26 @ 10:30-12:30

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
Thursdays February 13 & 20 @1:30-3:30

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
Thursdays March 5, 12, 19, 26 @1:30-3:30

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
Mondays March 2, 9, 16, 23 @ 6-8

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
  • February 28
  • March 27
  • April (cancelled)

Discover creative ways to deplete your scrap stash!
Monthly Session: $20 per month
First Friday of the month @ 1-3:30
  • March 6
  • April 3

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
  • February 25
  • March 24
  • April 28

A Year in the Kitchen with Denise
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 or $400/year
Monday March 2 @ 10:30-2:30
Saturday March 14 @ 10:30-2:30

January: Kitchen Aid cover 
February: Potholders and a trivet
March: Napkins
April: Wet bag
May: Table runner
June: Casserole carrier
July: BBQ utensil roll
August: Chair pocket
September: Big bag
October: Kitchen towels
November: Wine tote
December: Coupon organizer

Machine Embroidery Classes

Sweet Pea Sewing Tote 
Create this whimsical tote by embroidering blocks with sewing motifs like pin cushions and scissors and then sewing those blocks together to make this great bag. 
3 Sessions: $50
Mondays March 9, 23, 30 @10:30-1

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.
  • February 16
  • March 15
  • April 19

Mondays @ 9:00 a.m.
  • February 17
  • March 16
  • April 20

Serger Classes

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.  Use your serger for more than a four thread overlock.
1 Session: $25 + kit fee if applicable

Did you know you could use your serger to quilt? This crib quilt features 1/4" seams, ruffles and a rolled hem to finish.  It will look great in your own color scheme!

Wednesday March 11 @ 2-5 or 6-9

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.
  • March 14
  • April 11

Sew Powerful Personal Bag Charity Event
Make a sew powerful personal bag and keep girls in school all month long.  Join us to support the mission of sew powerful to combat extreme poverty in the Ngombe Compound in Lusaka, Zambia and provide purposeful products designed to promote and enable the academic success of the children.  Pattern and supplies provided.
  • Saturday February 29 10:30-3:30

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
Monthly session: $5
  • March 13
  • April 10

Opening Act
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 Friday & Saturday evening activities!
1 Session - Three days
Early Bird:  $300 (now until Feb 28) + kit fee
Standard:  $350 (March 1-March 31) + kit fee
Last Call:  $400 (April 1 - April 17) + kit fee
Friday, Saturday, Sunday:  April 24, 25, 26 @ 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: Saturday, June 13 @ 9:30-5
                 (lunch included)
Fee: $48 includes kit. Supply list available when you pre-register.

Classes & Events
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.
  • February 14/15
  • March 20/21
  • April 17/18

Open only to those who have signed on in April or October.