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In case of inclement weather, classes may be rescheduled. If your roads are bad and you must miss a class, we will work with you to ensure you receive all of the class content. This could be a one-on-one session, or a reschedule, so be sure to sign up for all of the classes that peak your interest.
We are opening our classroom for you. It will be available for your use any time we do not have a class scheduled. Take advantage of our large tables and big ironing board to make your quilting easier. Call and schedule your studio time with us. Bring a friend and stitch and chat in our great quilting space.
Learn to use your machine and accessories. Sessions include hands-on experience. Workbook pages and fabrics for each technique are provided. Serger, embroidery, and software lessons are scheduled individually.
Increase your knitting skills and make a beautiful afghan at the same time. In this class we will work on one block a month, perfect to carry with you to ball games, beach cottages, and to make that car time go faster, (as long as you're not the driver). Each block will teach a new stitch and hone your knitting skills. This is a great way to learn and practice new skills.If there is a stitch you would like to learn or improve on, this could be just the class for you. It is not necessary to atake all 12 classses. At the end of the series you will be accomplished knitter!
Socks are fun to knit and wear! Once learned, you can use this method to knit completely seamless socks, cuffs, sleeves, baby sweaters and almost anything you want to! The "magic loop" technique makes the knitting easy. The trick is using a 32" or 40" inch circular needle.
Peggy will show easy sewing techniques for a simple tote bag. Consider our authentic Australian cottons or select any 2 cotton fabrics of your choice from our beautiful collections. Peggy says this fully lined tote with pockets is quick and easy. Even first time "tote bag makers" will have success!
Many of you have admired Peggy's fabulous layered jacket on display in the store. It is stunning in three different fabircs in shades of brown. Select your color combination and have fun with quilted layers, edge binding and decorative "rag" strips.
Use bold denim to make a stunning purse or bag. These quick-to-make bags are great for girls of all ages. They feature 5 pockets, 2 outside and 3 inside(a zippered pocket, a flat pocket and a pleated pouch). You can personalize your choice with our colorful zippers and great fabric choices.
If you love the look of intricate quilt blocks with perfect points and curves and knowing that you are going to easily achieve perfect results, then this is the class for you. Every applique block is built on an easy-to-make foundation block. We will also learn a quick way to make a simple 4 patch.
Showcase bright solids and modern fabrics--perfect for stimulating baby's senses. Match your skill level, beginner to advanced, to one of the 14 quilt patterns featured in the book "Modern Baby Quilts".A trunk show from the book will be in the store in February to help you choose.
Linda will show you the ease of free motion quilting and help you get started. This class is for beginners or anyone who wants to brush up on their skills.
Use the Twister ruler to make this dramatic quilt. Donna will show you the tricks to achieving perfect results. Come into the shop to see our sample. We recomment you come into the shop before the class to choose your fabrics.
Peggy has made and sold more than 40 versions of this popular tote bag with its many compartments. The new smaller scale tote has 10 pockets, a zippered top, padded insert for you I-Pad or reader, special places for your keys and your cash. Sign up early and get your information on the pre-class preperation.
You'll think you're Dorothy on the way to Oz as you make these dramatic 3-D poppies. Nine flowers are "planted" on a beautiful pieced background. Advanced preparation is required, so sign up early and get your "homework" assignment.
Learn how to use a pattern and make comfy sleep pants or shorts for yourself or a family member. The pattern is very easy to use and is a great introduction to garment sewing.
Make these spectacular decorations for the Easter season. They would make great table decorations with a tree made from an interesting branch. Although they look complicated, Linda will show you how easy they are to make using printed fabric.
This quick and easy apron class is coming just in time for Mother's Day. Make an apron for your favorite mom and then make one for yourself! With our great selection of apron panels, you're sure to find several you'll want to make.
Come in ahead of class time to select fabrics. Our beautiful rayon batiks are recommended, plus others. this is an easy fitting Kwik Sew pattern, good for beginner and intermediate sewists.
This class is so popular Linda Jean has added another session. If you were not able to make the first class, here is a second chance. Be sure to sign up early, the first class filled quickly. Immortalize your beloved pet in fabric. Bring a color picture of your pet and Linda Jean will help you create a pattern for your project.
Have a blast making a unique pillowcase! This is a great introduction to sewing for all ages.