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Calendar of Classes & Events


Beginning Free-Motion Quilting

Learn the basics of free-motion quilting with Suzi Dillinger. Have you ever wanted to free-motion on a quilt, but didn't know where to start? Join Suzi and she will take you through the basics to get you started on this fun and exciting sewing technique.

Getting Started Sewing Machine

In this class you will learn the ins and outs of your sewing machine including threading, tension, maintenance, trouble shooting, and much more.

Getting Started Serger

In this 3 hour class you will learn to know and love your serger. This class covers threading, tension, maintenance, trouble shooting, and much more. You will be guided through several stitch types, including overlocking, narrow hems, and rolled edges, and learn common uses for them.

Mar 3
Getting Started Sewing Machine
Mar 7
Bernina 700 Series Class 1-Navigation
Mar 9
Bernina 700 Series Class 2-Quilting

Classes


Continue your ruler education with an easy to use feather ruler set (9 different feather sizes)

Cost: $ 45.00
Continue to expand your ruler repertoire with this advanced class. The ruler you will use will be posted here closer to the class date.

Cost: $ 45.00
This is the second class in the series covering how to use the IQ Designer in the Baby Lock Destiny 1 or Destiny 2. Join Toni Smith in continuing the exploration and learning of this fabulous feature found only in the Baby Lock Destiny.

Cost: $ 45.00
Join Toni Smith for Class 3 of the Baby Lock IQ Designer.

Cost: $ 45.00
Join Toni Smith in this first class on how to use your Destiny IQ Designer. This is the first class in a series focused on how to use the IQ Designer capabilities, tricks, and tips.

Cost: $ 45.00
In class 5 you will learn about advanced embroidery navigation and techniques, such as letter manipulation, endless embroidery, reassigning thread colors, importing sewing stitches into embroidery and group/ungroup.

Cost: $ 60.00
Join Toni Smith every other month to learn a different embroidery technique and expand your skills. This is a new club and open to all types of embroidery machines. If you would like to get more out of your embroidery machine, refresh your skills, or just have fun learning how to make something, then this is the club for you. Members join for 6 sessions (1 year) meeting every other month beginning in February

Cost: $ 150.00
Learn the basics of free-motion quilting with Suzi Dillinger. Have you ever wanted to free-motion on a quilt, but didn't know where to start? Join Suzi and she will take you through the basics to get you started on this fun and exciting sewing technique.

Cost: $ 60.00
Instead of sending out your quilt to be quilted, use your home embroidery machine to create edge-to-edge quilt designs. Save time and money by quilting the project yourself.

Cost: $ 65.00
Rulers can help you achieve smooth lines, curves and motifs. Take your quilting to the next level!

Cost: $ 85.00
3 hour sew lab. Come and get help with sewing projects. Sewing machines, sergers and embroidery machines welcome.

Cost: $ 30.00
In this class you will learn the ins and outs of your sewing machine including threading, tension, maintenance, trouble shooting, and much more.

Cost: $ 20.00
In this 3 hour class you will learn to know and love your serger. This class covers threading, tension, maintenance, trouble shooting, and much more. You will be guided through several stitch types, including overlocking, narrow hems, and rolled edges, and learn common uses for them.

Cost: $ 20.00
In Class 1 you will learn all the basics of your machine: threading, bobbin winding, maintenance, icons, and changing machine settings, the basic feet, changing stitches, and how to navigate around the menu of the machine.

Cost: $ 20.00
In Class 2 you will learn about the quilting feet: walking foot: 1/4 inch foot, 10D foot, more icons and quilting stitches, BSR foot, #24 foot, #20C foot, free motion quilting.

Cost: $ 120.00
In Class 3 you will learn about the Decorative stitches and Memory option, lettering and make a quilt label.

Cost: $ 120.00
In Class 4 you will learn about the Embroidery programming and hooping, Embroidery placement and positioning

Cost: $ 20.00
This class will teach you all about navigating your new BabyLock Destiny. This class is free to customers who purchased thier machine from The Sewing Machine Shop. This class is also open to those customers who did not purchase from Sewing Machine Shop for a fee $60.

Cost: $ 40.00
Beginning Embroidery: Explore the beginning of hoop driven embroidery with your Embroidery Machine. You will learn how to setup your hoop with stabilizer and fabric, choose and stitch out your design successfully.

Cost: $ 20.00
In class you will learn how to create beautiful projects using the Decorative Stitches on your machine. You will also learn how to program the memory and store stitch combinations and lettering.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn how to use your accessory serger feet that are available. These feet will make your job easier and faster on the serger. Come and join the fun!

Cost: $ 60.00

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