Classes


Egg Money Quilt Blocks
- Jul 21, 2018 09:30 am

You will be making 3 blocks per week. Make this beautiful vintage-looking quilt top. Bobbi will work with you if you can't make one of the classes. Don't pass this one up! 7/14, 7/21, 8/4, and 8/18. Click on class name for more information.

Cost: $ 100.00
My Brother VM6200D Class
- Jul 23, 2018 10:00 am

My machine can do that? This is an advanced class on your VM6200D. Come and really play on your machine and learn new possibilities! You will need to bring your machine and all accessories (no embroidery accessories). Two Monday sessions, July 23 and August 20, 2018, 10 am to noon.

Cost: $ 30.00
Make a sunflower placemat using the Mariner's Compass companion booklet with the strip piecing method and the Fat Robin Compass ruler, no paper piecing! How great will these look on your table! July 28, 9:30 am to 1:30 pm.

Cost: $ 40.00
Ribbon Star Table Runner Class
- Aug 02, 2018 05:30 pm

This is an easy table runner to make and Sandra will teach you how to work with half triangle squares. Get started on holiday projects now! These also make great gift items. Two Thursday evening sessions: August 2 and August 9 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Cost: $ 30.00
Treasures and Trinkets
- Aug 11, 2018 09:30 am

Store, protect, and organize jewelry, sewing supplies, or other small treasures in these handy cases in three sizes. The unique folding design and removable pods allow you to easily separate and protect multiple sizes and types of items. A top handle makes transporting easy and zippered closures keep everything safe and secure. August 11, 9:30 am to 1:30 pm.

Cost: $ 40.00
Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance Class
- Aug 23, 2018 05:30 pm

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. August 23, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Cost: $ 30.00
Amethyst Project Sewing Bag
- Sep 08, 2018 09:30 am

This bag features ample storage space for any project or hobby - quilting, drawing, hand-sewing, and so much more! The lining features a zippered pouch, mesh zippered pocket, and elastics for holding pens or other items. The bottom of the case has an elastic buckle strap to hold quilt blocks , books and rulers. 14 in long x13 in high x 3 in deep. Two Saturday sessions: Sept 8 and Sept 22. 9:30 am to 11:30 am.

Cost: $ 40.00
Cork is the fabric of the future! Linda White will be at our store to do a trunk show in the morning showing samples she has sewn and the differences in cork products, and a make-it/take-it class in the afternoon so you can make a medium bag on your own sewing machine. A kit will be provided at the cost of $45.00 as well as a free lunch! 9:00 am to 10:30 am for trunk show, fee $15.00. 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm for make-it/take-it, fee $30.00. Or sign up for the whole day for only $40.00.

Cost: $ 40.00
Road Trip Case
- Oct 06, 2018 09:30 am

A generous size tote bag with great features: Recessed zipper, large interior elasticized pockets, front pocket, and fun piping and pleat details! Makes a great diaper or beach bag. Saturday, October 6. 9:30 am to 1:30 pm.

Cost: $ 40.00
Fall Leaves Wall Hanging Class
- Oct 13, 2018 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! 9:30 am to 2:30 pm.

Cost: $ 45.00

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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 7 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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  • Downers Grove, IL 60516

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