Classes


Anita Express Holiday Animal Danglers
- Jan 08, 2018 10:30 am

Master the free-standing embroidery technique! You can choose from 6 animals, each consisting of four separate hoopings, then pieced together with coordinating buttons. 6 x 10 hoop or larger. Space is limited so sign up early! Click on class for more details.

Cost: $ 29.95
Free Motion Ruler Westalee System
- Jan 13, 2018 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. Click on class name for more details.

Cost: $ 30.00
Come join us to make these ITH adorable critter potholders! You will learn how to do ITH applique. 8 x 8 hoop or larger. Click on class name for more information.

Cost: $ 20.00
Firework Flag Bargello Class
- Jan 27, 2018 09:30 am

Get ready for summer holidays while the snow is falling! This is an easy bargello design for beginners! Call to sign up and to get fabric requirements! Click on class name for more information.

Cost: $ 40.00
This is an advanced class only for those who attended Cindy's beginning class. 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. Click on class name for more information. Click on class name for more details.

Cost: $ 30.00
Anita Express Southwestern Plant Cozies
- Feb 05, 2018 10:00 am

It's time to decorate all your indoor plants to make your house a warm and welcome home! 6 designs that can all be made by stitching together ITH quilt blocks using folded fabrics or crazy quilt stitches! Designs are for hoop size 5 x 7 or larger. Click on class to get more details.

Cost: $ 29.95
All Buttoned Up Class
- Feb 10, 2018 09:30 am

Great pattern to feature your favorite fabric. Fun and different technique - buttons are the key!! Uses Bosal's In-R-Form Single Sided Fusible or stabilizer of your choice. Click on class name for more details.

Cost: $ 38.00
Shipshewana Shopping Spree
- May 16, 2018 07:00 am

Join us in a fun girl's day out shopping! We will be traveling by luxury bus to Shipshewana, Indiana, where simple living is a choice. Shipshewana is a bustling small town with quaint shop-lined streets, specialty retailers and home-style dining. Historic downtown consists of over 100 local merchants (including quilt shops) within easy walking distance. You will leave Friendly Stitches at 7 am and return about 7 pm. Shop at your leisure and have lunch on your own at the Blue Gate Restaurant and Bakery. Call for details and to be put on a waiting list!

Cost: $ 50.00

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

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