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Classes


Classes

Gain a better understanding of the different types of stabilizers available for machine embroidery in our All About Stabilizer class. We will cover the categories of stabilizer: Cutaway, Tearaway and Washaway as well as different options within. You will learn how to decide what type of stabilizer will work best for your project and how different types of fabric and stitch counts require different methods. We will also have a few projects made up to show you each stabilizer in action. You do not need to bring your machine, just bring yourself and a notebook. Class is $10.

Construct an adorable wristlet using cork fabric! This is a quick and simple project to create and turns out very classy using cork. Cork fabric is similar to a soft leather and is perfect for constructing bags and wallets, plus it is recyclable and environmentally friendly! Although cork fabric is fun and easy to use, there are a few tips and tricks to help achieve flawless construction. We will be creating this wristlet using cork, sharing a few tips for working with the material and showing you some other project ideas. We will be providing you with the "Classy Lass Wristlet" pattern and materials. Please bring your sewing machine and regular sewing supplies. Class is $30.

Interested in learning the basics of free motion quilting? Join us for an afternoon class where you'll learn how to quilt using free motion. We will go over the basics, from what needle to use, how to get your machine set up, and what thread. Then we will give you a few tips and tricks for quilting and let you try it out for yourself. Bring your machine, slide on table, quilting foot and regular sewing supplies. We will provide materials for you. This will be a basic class of instruction for getting started with free motion quilting.

Learn about some of the cool things your machine can do using a twin needle. If you haven't heard of this before, a twin needle is comprised of two needles, allowing for two lines of stitching simultaneously. We will be exploring with using this type of needle, from decorative stitching and garment sewing to machine embroidery. Class is $15.

Create a cute little Zippy Pouch in a quick afternoon! These are perfect for cash, coins, coupons, and much more! Make one for yourself or make one as a gift. We have incorporated a few fun sewing techniques into this easy project. You will learn how to add pintucks, cording, and a zipper to any project! Bring your machine and regular sewing supplies. We will provide materials for you. Class is $15.