Classes


This class will help you be a creative designer using metallic threads and fibers to embellish crafts and garments. You will learn couching with ribbons and fabric strips, and braided chain using metallic threads and how to use them in a project. Sign up, get your kit and materials list and join in the fun!

Cost: $ 30.00
Sew Blessed
- Sep 07, 2017 12:00 am

Come and sew with others who share their talents and sew for charity. Bring your machine and they will supply the materials! We are so blessed - come and share with those who aren't!

Cost: $ FREE
Luxurious Bath Hair Wrap
- Sep 09, 2017 10:00 am

Come and learn how to make this adorable head wrap that stays in place. Make one for yourself and one as a gift! Embroidery is optional. You will learn how to insert elastic in a seam and how to finish an edge with a serger. Sign up and get your materials list.

Cost: $ 20.00
Leave The Light On
- Sep 16, 2017 10:00 am

Learn how to make this cute cottage with pre-cut double-sided fusing and a pre-cut jelly roll for fabric. Insert a tea light to make it look "lived-in". Call for pattern and materials needed. HOW CUTE!

Cost: $ 30.00
Decorate your home in just a few easy steps! 12 designs included. Designs are for hoop size of 5 x 7 or larger. Space is limited so sign up early!

Ryan's Case for Smiles
- Sep 19, 2017 12:00 pm

Formerly ConKerr Cancer. Come and help others sew pillowcases for hospitalized children. Bring your sewing machine. Free!

Purple Majesty Quilt Class 9/23/17
- Sep 23, 2017 09:30 am

This is an easy quilt for beginners and the colors could be changed from purples to Fall or Christmas colors - your choice! Call for fabric requirements.

Cost: $ 30.00
Free Motion Ruler Westalee System
- Oct 07, 2017 09:30 am

Second class being offered! Learn how to do free motion on your home sewing machine using the Westalee Design Ruler System. Must purchase ruler kit designed for your make and model machine prior to class.

Cost: $ 25.00
This is an advanced class for those who attended class #1 on August 5. Learn how to do free motion on your home sewing machine using the Westalee Design Ruler System. Must purchase ruler kit designed for your make and model machine prior to class.

Cost: $ 30.00
Ruth's Weekender Bag Class
- Nov 04, 2017 09:30 am

This bag is the perfect bag to take with you on your weekend away! It is large enough for all your essentials, with two inside pockets. This is such an easy pattern!

Cost: $ 40.00
Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance
- Nov 09, 2017 12:00 am

Save money! Learn how to keep your machine in tip-top shape with minor adjustments. Learn how to adjust tensions, adjust stitch lengths, the proper way of cleaning, when & how to change the needle. You'll have less trips to the repair shop for professional maintenance.

Cost: $ 30.00
Fall Wall Hanging Class 11/11/17
- Nov 11, 2017 09:30 am

This is an easy wall hanging that will teach you new techniques! You will learn how to applique and how to quilt your project using a Quilter's Guide Foot or a Stitch-in-the-ditch Foot. Finished size will be 3' x 4'. Call for fabric requirements. Fusible and pre-cut leaves will be supplied by teacher. Sign up and join the party!

Cost: $ 45.00

Friendly Stitches’
Class Etiquette Rules:

Only one rule: please be considerate and respectful of others (teachers, fellow students, facility). In other words, fees are due at time of registration, cancellation and refunds only available 5 days prior to class, no children or guests or cell phones and your machine must be in good working order. That way we can all learn something and have fun doing it!

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  • 630.541.8388
  • 2135 W. 63rd Street
  • Downers Grove, IL 60516

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