Please call in advance if you would like to sign up for a class at 406-542-6566.

Classes


Classes

Save the Date! On January 20th and 21st (that's a Saturday and Sunday!) we will be having a two day event, Bernina Academy, with sewing techniques, stitching, hemming and more! This event is open to all sewers! Everyone is welcome to attend. Get ready to learn lots in the all new Bernina Academy event where you will learn how to tackle those hard to sew materials, such as minky, silk, cork, leather, fur and much more! Over the course of two days you will learn over 10 techniques for sewing with 20 different fabrics as well as create a technique book filled with fabrics, stitching and techniques. After attending, you will be equipped to tackle those projects using challenging fabrics! Shelly Fitzgerald will be the educator at our event. Shelly is a Bernina educator who has been sewing since she was a small child. She was taught by her mom and by junior high, she was sewing her own clothes! She is experienced teaching mastery classes for all Bernina sewing and embroidery machines, sergers and software. We are very excited to learn sewing techniques from Shelly! The event fee will be $99, which includes two days of class (from 9am to 3pm), a delicious lunch both days, your kit and technique book, and free gifts! Over the course of these two days, we will also be offering special pricing on threads, machines, software and designs. This event is open to all sewists, you don't have to own a Bernina to attend, as there will be machines provided for everyone to use! You also don't have to be an experienced sewist to attend, all experience levels are welcomed! Space will be limited, so be sure to sign up soon!

Come sit and sew with us! Join us for another Sewcial party for Block 7 of the 12 month Bernina Block Party. All instructions are free on www.weallsew.com and will be made available the first Monday of each month, then a following project will be released the third Monday. We have kits available and all the fabrics used in the sample! Come sew with us and have any questions you have answered! Beginners and experienced sewers welcome! And feel free to join us, even if you haven’t attended previous classes.

Learn how to operate the embroidery side of your machine with our Bernina 7, 8 and 580 embroidery mastery classes. Through a series of three classes we will go over the basic operations needed to master the operation of your embroidery machine. We will cover topics like attaching your module & hoops, stabilizers, editing a design, selecting a design, and much more. All of our Mastery classes are free to those who purchased their machine with us, and we encourage you to attend multiple times! Bring your sewing machine, module, hoops, accessories, manual, USB stick, and a snack. Please register for class so we can make sure we have enough materials.

Master the operations of your machine with our Bernina Mastery Series. This series of classes are designed for the Bernina 3 & 5 Series machines. Over the course of three classes, we will cover the basic operations of your machines. Learn about threading, maintenance, sewing a buttonhole, selecting different stitches, editing stitches and much more! Our Mastery Classes are free to all who have purchased their machine with us, and you are encouraged to attend as many times as you’d like! Bring your sewing machine, accessories, manual, USB stick, and a snack. Please register for class so we can make sure we have enough materials.

Master the operations of your machine with our Bernina Mastery Series. This series of classes are designed for the 7 series, 8 series and the 580. Over the course of three classes, we will cover the basic operations of your machines. Learn about threading, maintenance, sewing a buttonhole, selecting different stitches, editing stitches and much more! Our Mastery Classes are free to all who have purchased their machine with us, and you are encouraged to attend as many times as you’d like! Bring your sewing machine, accessories, manual, USB stick, and a snack. Please register for class so we can make sure we have enough materials.

Learn how to embroider on a bag! In class we will talk about the best stabilizer to use for this project, talk about selecting threads to use, and how to hoop your project. We will then get to embroider two adorable designs onto the bag, and then if time permits, we will finish our bag. We will provide a bag for you to embroider on and threads. Bring your machine, module and regular embroidery supplies. Call us and ask about using one of our machines. Class is $15.

Create an elegant free standing lace Christmas tree with us, while learning about the free standing lace technique of embroidery. In class we will go over what stabilizer to use, talk about picking out threads, point out any tips or tricks that we found when stitching it out and also give you some information on the materials you will need. We will stitch out one section to make sure you understand the process, and then let you finish at home. We will also cover assembling your tree once everything is stitched out. Class fee includes the OESD design pack Free Standing Christmas Tree. Bring your machine, module and regular embroidery supplies. You will also want to have the instructions for the tree with you in class. Call us and ask about using one of our machines. Class is $30.

Get in the fall mood with a free standing lace pumpkin. Learn all about the Free Standing Lace embroidery technique while creating a beautiful 3D pumpkin you can use to decorate your home with, or give as a gift. In class we will talk about selecting your threads and preparing your machine, what stabilizer we have found to work best with this project, show you how to put the pumpkin together, then talk about any other tips or tricks. Class is $15, which includes the Creative Machine Embroidery magazine that features the pumpkin. This class will be a demo, so you won’t need to bring your machine, just bring a notebook and a USB stick! Class is $15.

Using Lunch Box Quilts adorable More Chocolate Recipe Towels design pack we will create a cute recipe towel. You will learn what kind of stabilizer to use when embroidering on towels, what hoop to use and some of the tips/tricks we have found. Bring your machine, module and regular embroidery supplies. Class fee includes the design pack, which has 10 recipe towel designs. Class is $40.