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Use 5" squares or fat eights for a simple and speedy splash of color in your home. Make a table runner, a pair of place mats, or a doll quilt. We will be making it with a Christmas theme. Great project for beginners! This is a 3 session class, Jul 11, 18 and 25.

Cost: $ 60.00
C1327: Thread Painting Class
- Aug 10, 2024 09:30 am

Have you thought of using free motion to enhance the look and texture of your project? In this class you will learn how to use shading on a large flower print using free motion stitching. You will have to have some experience already with free motion to attend this class.

Cost: $ 40.00
C1328: Calligraphy for Beginners
- Aug 12, 2024 10:30 am

Friendly Stitches is offering a class on something completely different! Not sewing, not quilting, not embroidery but still something very artistic and creative...............? a beginners calligraphy class! Class fee of $99.00 includes 1-1/2 hrs of instruction by a professional along with a full beginner calligraphy packet (tracing paper, practice sheets, ink, pen, 2 nibs, ?and other goodies) that is yours to keep after the class. Also supplied would be some fun paper items as well as snacks and a raffle prize.? What fun, and we want you to have fun with us!

Cost: $ 99.00
C1329: Traverse Bag
- Aug 17, 2024 09:30 am

You will love taking this versatile and compact crossbody bag on all your travels. The zippered top main compartment and handy back zippered pocket keep all your essentials secure while the front pocket(s) provides easy access to the items you use most! Comes in two sizes: regular and mini. Your choice of fabric or vinyl makes it unique!

Cost: $ 40.00
C1330: i Cases Class
- Sep 07, 2024 09:30 am

Carry and store electronic devices comfortably with these stylish clutches made in your favorite fabrics and colors.Each case features a fold-over flap with a hook & loop closure. A back zippered pocket provides convenient storage for chargers, cords, or personal items. Cases in four sizes. Great beginner's class!

Cost: $ 40.00
Just in time for the holidays! This is a great introduction to quilting, especially for beginners. You will learn basic quilting techniques and go home with a beautiful finished project. This is a 3 week class, September 12, 19 and 26.

Cost: $ 60.00
C1326: Playing With Panels Apron
- Sep 14, 2024 09:30 am

Create a one-of-a-kind apron using a fabric panel. The unique panel and lining you choose will give you years of enjoyment. Make one for every holiday or event!

Cost: $ 40.00
C1317: Payday Wallet or Purse
- Oct 26, 2024 09:30 am

Carry all the essentials in this streamlined wallet/purse in two sizes. Each purse features a flap that folds over and closes easily with hidden magnetic snaps. Multiple pockets inside and out make organization easy and are sized to carry everything from money and credit cards to a phone or checkbook. Includes a slip pocket on the exterior back and several inside zippered pockets! Hidden between the interior pockets is another small compartment. And beyond the slip pocket is another hidden pocket unit with slots to hold credit cards, etc. Extra-easy to make!

Cost: $ 40.00
You will learn the basics of how to use this great software. You must have the software loaded and updated on your laptop. We do have 2 in stock available for purchase at a discounted price. Come and learn how to be even more creative!

Cost: $ 40.00
C1331: Changing/Pressing Station
- Nov 09, 2024 09:30 am

This compact set is perfect for changing baby on the go. This attractive wallet-style clutch unfolds to access a large padded changing pad and pockets to store all the essentials. The pad removes for easy laundering. An outer zippered pocket holds personal items and a handy flap closes the folded clutch keeping everything contained and easily accessible. OR…….. Use ironing fabric on the pad to create a mini ironing board for when you attend classes. What a great idea!

Cost: $ 40.00

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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 10 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!



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