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Katy, TX 77449 United States
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March 2021

Needles and Threads Primer

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$20.00

How often should I change my needle?  No, the answer is not “when it breaks”  This lecture/demo class will explain the anatomy of needles and how certain needles work best for particular fabrics and techniques.  In addition you will learn that not all thread is created equal and which threads to use for your various projects.  You will leave with a notebook full of valuable information.

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Premier +2 Wizards

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Intro Level 1 Basic  Level 2 Wizards Level 3 Modify Level 4 Create Level 5 Qualifying Software Versions to Classes: Premier+2 Intro Version Intro Level 1 (total of 1 class) Premier+2 Embroidery Version Intro (Level 1) and Basic (Level 2) Class ONLY (total of 2 classes) Premier+2 Embroidery Extra Version Intro…

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Viking/Pfaff Computer Machine Basics

March 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly.…

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Novice Sewing

March 20 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor - $5 Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin or operate the machine. Novice sewing is…

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Premier+2 Basics for MAC

March 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A MAC Computer. Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. NOT for FREE Version of Premier+2 Premier+2 Software Classes for MAC Level 1 - Basics  (Premier+2 Mac Embroidery/Embroidery Extra/Ultra) Level 2 - Modify/Create (Premier+2 Mac Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software purchase may take the free software classes. Please, no translators…

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Premier+2 Modify/Create for Mac

March 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A MAC Computer. Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. NOT for FREE Version of Premier+2 Premier+2 Software Classes for MAC Level 1 - Basics  (Premier+2 Mac Embroidery/Embroidery Extra/Ultra) Level 2 - Modify/Create (Premier+2 Mac Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software purchase may take the free software classes. Please, no translators…

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Novice Sewing

March 22 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor - $5 Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice sewing…

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Install Cording

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

Level: B, I                             Cording takes a project to the next level- it can be used as a decorative trim around a cushion, or to define a seam...the uses are only limited to your imagination. You will learn 2 techniques to install cording, using a zipper foot and a cording foot to make a pillow sham for a toss pillow. Supplies required. Prerequisite: Novice or Beginner sewing or…

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Fleece Robe

March 23 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$75.00

Level B, I Use a walking foot to make an easy hooded fleece robe for yourself or for a loved one. This beginner project is so impressive you’ll want to make more, and it makes a great gift. Project is precut at home before class. 30-minute break for lunch, supplies needed Prerequisite: How to use a pattern or equivalent Supply List: Fleece.Robe.Supply.List Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine.…

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Premier+2 Create

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Intro Level 1 Basic  Level 2 Wizards Level 3 Modify Level 4 Create Level 5 Qualifying Software Versions to Classes: Premier+2 Intro Version Intro Level 1 (total of 1 class) Premier+2 Embroidery Version Intro (Level 1) and Basic (Level 2) Class ONLY (total of 2 classes) Premier+2 Embroidery Extra Version Intro…

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Premier+2 Intro

March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

The Premier+2 Intro & Free Version class is for those customers who have downloaded the Premier+2 FREE Version of the software and are using a WINDOWS computer. Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Intro Level 1 Basic  Level 2 Wizards Level 3 Modify Level 4 Create Level 5 Qualifying Software Versions to Classes: Premier+2 Intro or Free Version Intro Level 1 (total of 1 class) Premier+2 Embroidery Version Intro (Level 1) and Basic (Level 2)…

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Premier+2 Basics

March 25 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Intro Level 1 Basic  Level 2 Wizards Level 3 Modify Level 4 Create Level 5 Qualifying Software Versions to Classes: Premier+2 Intro Version Intro Level 1 (total of 1 class) Premier+2 Embroidery Version Intro (Level 1) and Basic (Level 2) Class ONLY (total of 2 classes) Premier+2 Embroidery Extra Version Intro…

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Viking/Pfaff Machine Embroidery Basics

March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Viking/Pfaff Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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Brother/Juki Computer Machine Basics

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly. These sessions are our gift…

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Brother Machine Embroidery Basics

March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Brother/Juki Computer Guide Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take…

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Altering a Pattern

March 29 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

Level:  I, A 3 people could measure to be a size 10, yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll use a pattern of your choice to make length and width adjustments using the multi-size lines on your pattern. THERE IS NO SEWING in this…

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Beginner Sewer

March 30 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin or operate the machine. Novice sewing is an abbreviated class that teaches…

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April 2021

Premier+2 Intro & Basics

April 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Premier+2 Intro and Basics (for versions Intro, Embroidery, Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Wizards (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Modify/Create (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software…

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Premier+2 Wizards

April 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Premier+2 Intro and Basics (for versions Intro, Embroidery, Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Wizards (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Modify/Create (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software…

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Viking Computer Machine Basics

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly.…

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Viking Machine Embroidery Basics

April 2 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Viking Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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Feet Fetish Wedding Towel

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$5.00 – $25.00

This quarter, we have special projects in the Feet Fetish club designed for the Bride & Groom or any couple celebrating an anniversary.  These are not only special gift projects, they are fun to make. You will learn new skills while making these beautiful projects. Create a beautiful Wedding gift as you learn how to use your Beading foot, do decorative buttonholes, and some twin needle decorative stitching.

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Serger 101 Open to Public

April 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$49.00

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…

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How to Use a Pattern

April 5 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute lunch break, supplies…

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Novice Sewing

April 6 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. Supply List:  Novice Sewing Supply list Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice…

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Novice Practice Pillow

April 6 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$15.00

Novice Practice project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List: Novice Practice Project Pillow

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Embroidery Club

April 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States

A monthly club that meets to learn about new techniques in Embroidery. If you have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing Center, you are welcome to join.  The annual Registration fee is $5 and an extra $15 kit fee each time you attend. Call 281-347-0453 to Register or for more information. Embroidery Club is by Invitation-only. You must have taken your basic guide classes and have a basic knowledge of your machine. This is not a novice class.

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Serger Cover Stitch Basics

April 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Learn how to thread your new cover-stitch serger and some basic hemming and chain stitch techniques. No pre-requisites.  Machines include: Viking S21, Viking S25, and JUKI 1700QVP This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying serger machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. Supply List:  Serger Basics Supply List

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Serger Basics

April 8 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Welcome to the world of serging! In class one, we go through what your serger can do, stitch length, width, and feeding; as well as threading and 3/4 thread stitching. This class is for all serger owners, featuring 3-thread and 2-thread techniques. We will learn corners, curves, and rolled and flatlock seaming. This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying Serger from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. For HUSKYLOCK™ s25 owners, there…

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Embroidery Club

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States

A monthly club that meets to learn about new techniques in Embroidery. If you have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing Center, you are welcome to join.  The annual Registration fee is $5 and an extra $15 kit fee each time you attend. Call 281-347-0453 to Register or for more information. Embroidery Club is by Invitation-only. You must have taken your basic guide classes and have a basic knowledge of your machine. This is not a novice class.

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Pfaff Computer Machine Basics

April 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly.…

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Pfaff Machine Embroidery Basics

April 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Pfaff Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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103 Stretch Techniques

April 12 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

103  Stretch sewing techniques  (B, I )        Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed, project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: 102 How to use a pattern or equivalent Supply List: 103 Stretch sewing techniques Supply list   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable…

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Beginner Practice Project: Tote Bag

April 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$15.00

Beginner Practice Project: Tote bag (B)                Continue using your skills to make an unlined canvas tote bag with a contrasting reinforced bottom and self handles. With so many canvas prints to choose from you can express your personality with this project. Prerequisite: 101 Beginner Sewing Supply List: Beginner Practice Project-Tote Bag Supply List   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice sewing…

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101 Beginner Sewing

April 13 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skills to cut and sew a quilted “book” to organize your needles. 30-minute break for lunch, fabric needed…

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Brother/Juki Computer Machine Basics

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly. These sessions are our gift…

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Brother Machine Embroidery Basics

April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Brother/Juki Computer Guide Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take…

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Digitizing on Steroids! Diana Cedolia

April 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

McDougal Sewing is Hosting Embroidery Software Expert Diana Cedolia ZOOM EVENT—Digitizing on Steroids! with Diana Cedolia Windows Version of PREMIER+2™ Ultra. Cost: $25 Let’s really get into digitizing details at a more advanced level. We’ll use MultiWave, MultiGradient, and ColorSorting on steroids. Windows version of Ultra Premier+2 used in event. Limit 25 people, so there will be time for Diana to answer your questions.

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101 Beginner Sewing

April 17 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skills to cut and sew a quilted “book” to organize your needles. 30-minute break for lunch, fabric needed…

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Zippers

April 19 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or equivalent skills. Supply List: _Zippers Supply list   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine.…

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Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zipper Pocket

April 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$20.00

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

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How to Use a Pattern

April 20 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute lunch break, supplies…

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Mechanical Machine Basics

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

This class is for any mechanical Viking E-10, E-20 & Emerald series, or qualified mechanical Brother machines purchased at McDougal Sewing. This class also includes the SINGER free promotional class for Singer’s not purchased at McDougal Sewing. Please see the following guidelines: You must present an original sales receipt, (no photocopies) to take this free class. These classes require the Singer coupon for Singer machines. We show you how the wind and insert your bobbin, thread your machine; how to adjust tension,…

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Sew Steady – Westalee Ruler Work for Beginners

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$74.00

Ruler Work for Beginners with Mary E. Hyatt Hands-on Ruler Work Class Fee $59 + Fabric Kit Fee $15 Mary E. Hyatt Promoted Instructor for Sew Steady and Westalee Designs Hands-On with Rulers and Templates for Domestic Sewing Machine The Ready * Set * Go method prepares you for success with the basics for machine set-up for amazing quilting. Next is how to use the six templates and 12" Arc ruler to quilt your quilt with perfection. PowerPoint Presentation, Handouts,…

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Sew Steady – Westalee Ruler Event

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$54.00

Getting Started with Feathers with Mary E. Hyatt Fee: $39 + Fabric Kit Fee $15   Join us for a 3-hour class Ruler Work with Feather Templates for Domestic Sewing Machines. The Ready * Set * Go method prepares you for success with the basics of machine set-up for amazing quilting. Next is how to use templates and rulers to quilt your quilt with perfection. You will love the control-free motion while using rulers. The ruler work demonstrates the versatility…

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Sew Steady – Westalee Ruler Event

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$54.00

Machine Quilting with Feet with Mary E. Hyatt Fee $39 + Fabric Kit Fee $15 Free motion quilting can be challenging! Come learn other ways to quilt your quilts. This call will use different feet that came with your machine and any others that you have acquired. This class will change the way you view your machine forever. It is like falling in love with your machine again. It will change how you quilt your quilts. Explore and discover new…

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Altering a Pattern

April 26 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

Altering a Pattern   (I, A ) 3 people could measure to be a size 10,  yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll use a pattern of your choice to make length and width adjustments using the multi size lines on your pattern. THERE IS…

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103 Stretch Sewing Techniques

April 27 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

103  Stretch sewing techniques  (B, I )        Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed, project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: 102 How to use a pattern or equivalent Supply List: 103 Stretch sewing techniques Supply list   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable…

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Beginner Practice Project: Tote Bag

April 27 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$15.00

Beginner Practice Project: Tote bag (B)                Continue using your skills to make an unlined canvas tote bag with a contrasting reinforced bottom and self handles. With so many canvas prints to choose from you can express your personality with this project. Prerequisite: 101 Beginner Sewing Supply List: Beginner Practice Project-Tote Bag Supply List   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice sewing…

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Viking Technique Workbook

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$30.00

Specialty Techniques for any Viking Machine with the Techniques used that month We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by Viking. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We feel that by connecting a project to it – you will see the practical application and why that technique is a benefit to your sewing. We…

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Viking/Pfaff Computer Machine Basics

April 29 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly.…

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In the Hoop Scissor Holder

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$30.00

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. Design will be provided. IntheHoopScissorHolderSupplyList

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Viking/Pfaff Machine Embroidery Basics

April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Viking/Pfaff Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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May 2021

Feet Fetish – Wedding Ring Pillow

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$5.00 – $25.00

This quarter, we have special projects in the Feet Fetish club designed for the Bride & Groom or any couple celebrating an anniversary.  These are not only special gift projects, but they are also fun to make. You will learn new skills while making these beautiful projects. In this month's Feet Fetish club, you will create a beautiful Wedding Ring Pillow. Supply List: 21-05-Feet-Fetish-Supplies

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Mechanical Machine Basics

May 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

This class is for any mechanical Viking E-10, E-20 & Emerald series, or qualified mechanical Brother machines purchased at McDougal Sewing. This class also includes the SINGER free promotional class for Singer’s not purchased at McDougal Sewing. Please see the following guidelines: You must present an original sales receipt, (no photocopies) to take this free class. These classes require the Singer coupon for Singer machines. We show you how the wind and insert your bobbin, thread your machine; how to adjust tension,…

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Novice Sewing

May 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. Supply List:  Novice Sewing Supply list Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice…

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Novice Project Pillow

May 3 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$15.00

Novice Practice Project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List:  Novice Practice Project Pillow

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Zippers

May 4 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or equivalent skills. Supply List: _Zippers Supply list   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine.…

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Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zippered Pocket

May 4 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$20.00

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

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Pfaff Technique Workbook

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$30.00

We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by Pfaff. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We feel that by connecting a project to it – you will see the practical application and why that technique is a benefit to your sewing. We will start with the basics and build upon those skills. The project…

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Juki Technique Workbook Class

May 6 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$30.00

Specialty Techniques for JUKI  machines with decorative stitches and/or stitch combination programs. We would like to share with our customers a new JUKI Technique Workbook Class designed by McDougal Sewing. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. You must have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing and have taken the Basic guide classes offered at McDougal. We will be using some of…

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Brother Technique Workbook

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$30.00

Specialty Techniques for Brother Luminaire and Stellaire, some Dream Machines with the Techniques used that month.  The technique for May includes the Border Function - Decorative Buttonholes. We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by McDougal Sewing. This is for people who bought their Brother Machines from McDougal sewing. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same…

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Serger Basics

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Welcome to the world of serging! In class one, we go through what your serger can do, stitch length, width, and feeding; as well as threading and 3/4 thread stitching. This class is for all serger owners, featuring 3-thread and 2-thread techniques. We will learn corners, curves, and rolled and flatlock seaming. This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying Serger from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. For HUSKYLOCK™ s25 owners, there…

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Serger Cover Stitch Basics

May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Learn how to thread your new cover-stitch serger and some basic hemming and chain stitch techniques. No pre-requisites.  Machines include: Viking S21, Viking S25, and JUKI 1700QVP This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying serger machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. Supply List:  Serger Basics Supply List

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Embroidery Club

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States

A monthly club that meets to learn about new techniques in Embroidery. If you have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing Center, you are welcome to join.  The annual Registration fee is $5 and an extra $15 kit fee each time you attend. Call 281-347-0453 to Register or for more information. Embroidery Club is by Invitation-only. You must have taken your basic guide classes and have a basic knowledge of your machine. This is not a novice class.

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Yoga Pants on the Serger – Open to Public

May 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$30.00

Images from admire air 5000 campaign Make a quick and easy pair of Yoga pants on your 3/4 thread serger.  Learn how to work with Spandex and set your serger for this fabric. Pre-requisite: Must know how to thread your serger before coming to class and how to use it. Open to the Public Supply List: Yoga-Pants Supply-List

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101 Beginner Sewing

May 10 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skills to cut and sew a quilted “book” to organize your needles. 30-minute break for lunch, fabric needed…

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Altering a Pattern

May 11 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

Altering a Pattern   (I, A ) 3 people could measure to be a size 10,  yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll use a pattern of your choice to make length and width adjustments using the multi size lines on your pattern. THERE IS…

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Embroidery Club

May 13 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States

A monthly club that meets to learn about new techniques in Embroidery. If you have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing Center, you are welcome to join.  The annual Registration fee is $5 and an extra $15 kit fee each time you attend. Call 281-347-0453 to Register or for more information. Embroidery Club is by Invitation-only. You must have taken your basic guide classes and have a basic knowledge of your machine. This is not a novice class.

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Premier+2 Modify/Create

May 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Premier+2 Intro and Basics (for versions Intro, Embroidery, Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Wizards (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Modify/Create (for versions Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software purchase may…

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Applique with your Embroidery Machine

May 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

Learn how to do applique on your embroidery machine. This is a technique class that will show you the various steps and then have you do an applique. You must have a minimum of 5 x 7 hoop and a way to bring in designs via a USB or direct connection to your computer. Design and Base Fabric Provided Supply List:  Applique Embroidery Machine Supply List

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Beyond the Serger Basics – Open to Public

May 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$49.00

Beyond Serger Basics - Open to Public You know how to thread and have been using your serger to sew seams and edges. Now let's move on to some specialty stitches like: Flat-lock, Decorative Rolled hemming, Pin-tucks, Super Stretch stitch, Ruffling, & Piping insertion. Pre-requisite: Must know how to thread your serger  without assistance and understand how to serge a basic stitch and your serger is in good working order. Please bring your serger instruction manual, accessories that came with…

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How to Use a Pattern

May 17 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute lunch break, supplies…

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Novice Sewing

May 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. Supply List:  Novice Sewing Supply list Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice…

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Novice Practice Pillow

May 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$15.00

Novice Practice project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List:  Novice Practice Project Pillow

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Brother/Juki Computer Machine Basics

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly. These sessions are our gift…

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Brother Machine Embroidery Basics

May 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Brother/Juki Computer Guide Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take…

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Pfaff Computer Machine Basics

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

  Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating…

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Pfaff Machine Embroidery Basics

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Pfaff Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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Viking Computer Machine Basics

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly.…

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Viking Machine Embroidery Basics

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Viking Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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103 Stretch Sewing Techniques

May 24 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

103  Stretch sewing techniques  (B, I )        Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed, project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: 102 How to use a pattern or equivalent Supply List: 103 Stretch sewing techniques Supply list   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable…

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Beginner Practice Project: Tote Bag

May 24 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$15.00

Beginner Practice Project: Tote bag (B)                Continue using your skills to make an unlined canvas tote bag with a contrasting reinforced bottom and self handles. With so many canvas prints to choose from you can express your personality with this project. Prerequisite: 101 Beginner Sewing Supply List: Beginner Practice Project-Tote Bag Supply List   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine. Novice sewing…

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101 Beginner Sewing

May 26 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skills to cut and sew a quilted “book” to organize your needles. 30-minute break for lunch, fabric needed…

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Premier+2 Basics Mac

May 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A MAC Computer. Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order.NOT for FREE Version of Premier+2Premier+2 Software Classes for MAC Level 1 – Basics  (Premier+2 Mac Embroidery/Embroidery Extra/Ultra) Level 2 – Modify/Create (Premier+2 Mac Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software purchase may take the free software classes. Please, no translators at software classes.  Please…

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Premier+2 Modify/Create Mac

May 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A MAC Computer. Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order.  NOT for FREE Version of Premier+2 Software Classes for MAC Level 1 – Basics  (Premier+2 Mac Embroidery/Embroidery Extra/Ultra) Level 2 – Modify/Create (Premier+2 Mac Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software purchase may take the free software classes. Please, no translators at software…

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Stabilizer 101

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$25.00

Are you confused about all the different stabilizers out there and when to use which one? In this lecture/demo class, you will learn how to determine which stabilizer works best for which embroideries/fabrics. You will leave with a notebook full of great information and samples of the various stabilizers.

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Viking/Pfaff Computer Machine Basics

May 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Sew….You have a new Machine! Congratulations on the purchase of your new machine. We are honored that you have placed your confidence in McDougal Sewing Centers as your home for creativity. To make the most of your new machine, it is highly encouraged that you attend our “quick start” programs designed to help you get acquainted with your machine. Each session has been developed to gain familiarity with the basic features/functions of your new machine, to get you creating quickly.…

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Viking/Pfaff Machine Embroidery Basics

May 29 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Join McDougal Sewing Centers Embroidery Specialists for a hands-on embroidery quick start session. This workshop will cover: Navigating your embroidery machine Threading for embroidery Proper hooping and basic stabilization Lettering Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Pre-requisite: Viking/Pfaff Computer Machine Basics Course Level: All Levels This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying sewing, embroidery, and/or combo machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt…

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June 2021

Mechanical Machine Basics

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

This class is for any mechanical Viking E-10, E-20 & Emerald series, or qualified mechanical Brother machines purchased at McDougal Sewing. This class also includes the SINGER free promotional class for Singer’s not purchased at McDougal Sewing. Please see the following guidelines: You must present an original sales receipt, (no photocopies) to take this free class. These classes require the Singer coupon for Singer machines. We show you how the wind and insert your bobbin, thread your machine; how to adjust tension,…

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Serger Basics

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free 6 spots left

Welcome to the world of serging! In class one, we go through what your serger can do, stitch length, width, and feeding; as well as threading and 3/4 thread stitching. This class is for all serger owners, featuring 3-thread and 2-thread techniques. We will learn corners, curves, and rolled and flatlock seaming. This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying Serger from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. For HUSKYLOCK™ s25 owners, there…

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Feet Fetish Wedding Linens

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$5.00 – $25.00

This quarter, we have special projects in the Feet Fetish club designed for the Bride & Groom or any couple celebrating an anniversary.  These are not only special gift projects, they are fun to make. You will learn new skills while making these beautiful projects. June's Project is Fancy Bed Linens. Supply List: 21-06-Feet-Fetish-Supplies

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Zippers

June 7 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$45.00

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or equivalent skills. Supply List: _Zippers Supply list   Experience Levels (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to thread machine, wind bobbin, or operate the machine.…

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Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zippered Pocket

June 7 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$20.00

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

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How to Use a Pattern

June 8 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
$90.00

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute lunch break, supplies…

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Embroidery Club

June 10 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States

A monthly club that meets to learn about new techniques in Embroidery. If you have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing Center, you are welcome to join.  The annual Registration fee is $5 and an extra $15 kit fee each time you attend. Call 281-347-0453 to Register or for more information. Embroidery Club is by Invitation-only. You must have taken your basic guide classes and have a basic knowledge of your machine. This is not a novice class.

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Premier+2 Intro & Basics

June 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

THIS CLASS IS FOR CUSTOMERS OPERATING ON A Windows PC. Please Note: MAC users have their own class Software classes MUST be taken in the Class Level order. Premier+2 Software Classes Premier+2 Intro and Basics (for versions Intro, Embroidery, Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Wizards (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) Premier+2 Modify/Create (for versions Embroidery Extra, Ultra) All Software Guide Classes are Lecture style. This class is open to customers who purchased qualifying software from any McDougal’s location. Only one person per software…

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Embroidery Club

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States

A monthly club that meets to learn about new techniques in Embroidery. If you have purchased your machine from McDougal Sewing Center, you are welcome to join.  The annual Registration fee is $5 and an extra $15 kit fee each time you attend. Call 281-347-0453 to Register or for more information. Embroidery Club is by Invitation-only. You must have taken your basic guide classes and have a basic knowledge of your machine. This is not a novice class.

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Serger Basics

June 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Welcome to the world of serging! In class one, we go through what your serger can do, stitch length, width, and feeding; as well as threading and 3/4 thread stitching. This class is for all serger owners, featuring 3-thread and 2-thread techniques. We will learn corners, curves, and rolled and flatlock seaming. This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying Serger from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. For HUSKYLOCK™ s25 owners, there…

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Serger Cover Stitch Basics

June 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
McDougal Main Store, 20141 Park Row
Katy, TX 77449 United States
Free

Learn how to thread your new cover-stitch serger and some basic hemming and chain stitch techniques. No pre-requisites.  Machines include: Viking S21, Viking S25, and JUKI 1700QVP This class is open to customers who purchased a qualifying serger machine from any McDougal’s location. You must present a sales receipt to take this free class. Supply List:  Serger Basics Supply List

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Katy, TX 77449
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