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Imagine having so much fun that you forget you’re learning new tips and techniques to improve your creative skills. People who attend our events tell us that’s what happens at our wildly popular sewing events. We bring the best sewing, embroidery, and quilting experts in the country—people who are experts with Jenny Haskins, Husqvarna Viking, Pfaff, Hope Yoder, Anita Goodesign and others—with outstanding reputations for delivering intense learning that’s insanely fun. There’s always food, prizes, giveaways, and lots of laughter and excitement. Our events always sell out quickly, so sign up today!

Event Policies: All events require preregistration and payment at time of registration. If you must cancel a class, we kindly ask you to let us know no later than 72 hours prior to the event to qualify for a full refund.

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Hooping T’s and Other Knits – Open to Public

January 7, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

In this lecture style class we'll be learning some tips for hooping T-shirts, knit dresses, and positioning the design where you want it! We'll use the store machines for class.

Needles, Threads, Stabilizers (Open to Public)

January 15, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

 Open to Public Are you confused about all the different stabilizers out there and when to use which one? There are so many to choose from.  Which ones should I keep on hand? This seminar will answer those questions and more. When should you change your needle? And no, “when it breaks” is not the right answer. Learn when to use what needle and which threads work with which fabrics. This is a lecture demo class and you will leave…

In the Hoop Pieced Heart- (Open to Public)

January 28, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Open to Public Just in time for Valentine’s Day.  This project is done entirely in the hoop and incorporates piecing, quilting and decorative stitching done entirely in your embroidery machine.  You must have a basic knowledge of your embroidery machine and a minimum of 5 x 7 hoop. The design will be provided. Supply List: In-the-Hoop-Pieced-Heart

Serger 101 – Open to Public

January 28, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SERGER 101 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Get out that serger, dust it off and learn how to thread it, and do some basic seams in this 2-hour class. This starter class is for 3/4 thread serging only. If you have a 5 thread serger, we will not go into 5 threads or coverstitch. You’ll also need 4 spools of SERGER CONE thread the same colors as the tension knobs: usually red, yellow, green, and blue. Fabric is provided by…

Basic Embroidery – Open to Public

January 29, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Basic Embroidery is OPEN TO PUBLIC New to machine embroidery? Learn the basics of thread, stabilizer, needles, hooping, and how to set your machine up for embroidery. Guidelines and supply list are coming soon.

Quilt – Piecing on your Serger Open to Public

February 25, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

I can Quilt on my Serger? YES! Learn how to piece a table runner top on your Serger. You must know how to thread your serger and can do the basic stitches. Supply list below. (coming soon)

Beyond the Serger Basics – Open to Public

February 25, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Beyond the Serger Basics - OPEN TO PUBLIC Learn how to Flatlock, ruffle, and rolled edges in this session on your Serger. We'll be using several different pressure feet, so bring your extra feet with you! Fabric and specialty thread use included in class fee. Basic Serger Supply List  

In the Hoop Scissor Case (Open to Public)

February 26, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Open to Public Always misplacing your scissors? Make this darling scissor case that is done entirely in the hoop of your embroidery machine. You must have a basic knowledge of your embroidery machine and a minimum of a 5x7 hoop. The design will be provided. SUPPLY LIST: IntheHoopScissorHolderSupplyList

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