Classes


Easy Jelly Roll Rug - ROCHESTER
- Aug 18, 2018 10:00 am

Create a jelly roll rug reminiscent of the old braided rag rugs, using a jelly roll and cotton batting. Bring your sewing machine, Jeans or Denim needle size 11 or 12, large spool of thread. You will also need one jelly roll, one 50 yd roll of Bosal 2 1/4" batting, quilters batting tape and quilter's gloves. Best Press may also be needed once your rug is complete to help flatten it. Please click on the Class to view full supply list

Cost: $ 20.00
Monthly Mystery Quilt , by Kaffe Fassett for FreeSpirit Fabrics * Sign up fee $20 - Reserve quickly as spots are filling up * 10 Month program (August 2018 - June 2019) $20 per month * Final Quilt Size is 82.5" x 82.5" * Two Color Options: Light or Dark (you choose) * Pattern and fabrics designed by Kaffe Fassett Collective. * 12 Total Yards for all 10 Months/quilt including the binding. *Kits due to arrive mid-month each month, August Introductory session and pick up kit, September - June pick up kit anytime after arrival in shop

Cost: $ 20.00
Monthly Mystery Quilt , by Kaffe Fassett for FreeSpirit Fabrics * Sign up fee is $20 - Reserve quickly as spots are limited. * 10 Month program (August 2018 - June 2019) Kit Fee per month is $20 * Final Quilt Size is 82.5" x 82.5" * Two Color Options: Light or Dark (you choose) * Pattern and fabrics designed by Kaffe Fassett Collective. * 12 Total Yards for all 10 Months/quilt including the binding. *Kits due to arrive mid-month each month, August Introductory session and pick up kit, September - June pick up kit anytime after arrival in shop

Cost: $ 20.00
Serger Strip Basket - ROCHESTER
- Aug 25, 2018 09:00 am

Use your serger to create a stand up basket using strips of fabric and batting. Kits are available for $38.95 and will contain all fabric and notions to complete your basket. This class will take a good portion of the day. Feel free to bring lunch and/or snacks along. Click on the class to see full list of supplies and materials needed.

Cost: $ 20.00
Carlene meets with on the fourth Monday from 10- noon. No additional members allowed.

BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 20.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 50.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 20.00
Easy Jelly Roll Rug - ROCHESTER
- Sep 08, 2018 10:00 am

Create a jelly roll rug reminiscent of the old braided rag rugs, using a jelly roll and cotton batting. Bring your sewing machine, Jeans or Denim needle size 11 or 12, large spool of thread. You will also need one jelly roll, one 50 yd roll of Bosal 2 1/4" batting, quilters batting tape and quilter's gloves. Best Press may also be needed once your rug is complete to help flatten it. Please click on the Class to view full supply list

Cost: $ 20.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 20.00
Our Embroider IT! Embroidery club meets once a month. You have the option of attending one of the two sessions offered, 1 pm or 6 pm. Join us for show & tell and to learn about each others favorite embroidery products. We will share some of our favorite tips & tricks as we will all from each other. This is a free monthly club.

Cost: $ FREE
Perfect Form Collage Class
- Sep 15, 2018 10:00 am

Join us to find out how do the Laura Heine college pieces.

Cost: $ 15.00
Explore the beautiful art of Hand Applique in this class with Jill and Mary Kay. From basic materials to stitching on both inward and outward points, join us for a day of stitching that will boost your confidence in doing this timeless work.

This group is doiing hand embroidery and stitchery

Cost: $ 30.00
Easy Jelly Roll Rug - ROCHESTER
- Oct 05, 2018 10:00 am

Create a jelly roll rug reminiscent of the old braided rag rugs, using a jelly roll and cotton batting. Bring your sewing machine, Jeans or Denim needle size 11 or 12, large spool of thread. You will also need one jelly roll, one 50 yd roll of Bosal 2 1/4" batting, quilters batting tape and quilter's gloves. Best Press may also be needed once your rug is complete to help flatten it. Please click on the Class to view full supply list

Cost: $ 20.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 2 - Stitch Fun • Decorative stitching • Temporary Altered Stitch Memory • Altering stitches • Pattern functions • Memory and Alphabets • Free Motion Stitching with or without the BERNINA Stitch Regulator

Cost: $ 20.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 2 - Stitch Fun • Decorative stitching • Temporary Altered Stitch Memory • Altering stitches • Pattern functions • Memory and Alphabets • Free Motion Stitching with or without the BERNINA Stitch Regulator

Cost: $ 50.00
This group is doing hand embroidery and stitchery

Cost: $ 30.00
FALL BUS SHOP HOP - No Hotel
- Oct 13, 2018 06:30 am

FALL BUS HOP Saturday and Sunday. All QUILTERS!!! Mark your calendar & Join in the FUN! Fall 2-Day Bus Shop Hop!!! Saturday & Sunday October 13 & 14, 2018 Ride in comfort on a chartered bus and leave the driving to us! Bus trip includes: transportation, one night lodging (double occupancy), meals, and snacks all for only $160.00. Besides your own “Home” Shop, this great 2-Day trip will give you the opportunity to visit 7 fabulous Quilt Shops, all with a different flair. The Shops we will be visiting are: Robert’s Sewing Center, Crest Hill, IL Peace & Applique Quilt Shop Too, Bloomington, IL Lori’s Pins ‘n Needles, Paris, IL Unraveled Quilt Shop, Spencer, IN The Wooden Spool, Effingham, IL The Fabric Cobbler, Forsyth, IL Quilting in the Valley, LaSalle, IL Quilter’s General Store, Rockford, IL

Cost: $ 120.00
FALL BUS SHOP HOP
- Oct 13, 2018 06:30 am

All QUILTERS!!! Mark your calendar & Join in the FUN! Fall 2-Day Bus Shop Hop!!! Saturday & Sunday October 13 & 14, 2018 Ride in comfort on a chartered bus and leave the driving to us! Bus trip includes: transportation, one night lodging (double occupancy), meals, and snacks all for only $160.00. Besides your own “Home” Shop, this great 2-Day trip will give you the opportunity to visit 7 fabulous Quilt Shops, all with a different flair. The Shops we will be visiting are: Robert’s Sewing Center, Crest Hill, IL Peace & Applique Quilt Shop Too, Bloomington, IL Lori’s Pins ‘n Needles, Paris, IL Unraveled Quilt Shop, Spencer, IN The Wooden Spool, Effingham, IL The Fabric Cobbler, Forsyth, IL Quilting in the Valley, LaSalle, IL Quilter’s General Store, Rockford, IL

Cost: $ 160.00
Explore the beautiful art of Hand Applique in this class with Jill and Mary Kay. From basic materials to stitching on both inward and outward points, join us for a day of stitching that will boost your confidence in doing this timeless work.

BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 20.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 50.00
BERNINA sewing machines are easy to get up and running, and so smooth to sew on. However, we’re betting that we can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques that will help you get more from your BERNINA. Whether you’re brand new to BERNINA or have sewn on one our great machines for years, take one or more of our Mastery Classes and you will LOVE your machine even more than before. You’ll be saying, “Nothing sews like a BERNINA – Nothing!” Mastery Class 1 for all models - Basic Operations • Selecting needles and thread • Winding bobbins • Threading your machine • Securing stitches • Turning corners • Gathering • Blind hem • Buttonholes • Attaching buttons

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroider It! - Rochester AFTERNOON
- Dec 18, 2018 01:00 pm

Our Embroider It! embroidery club meets once a month. You have the option of attending one of the two sessions offered, 1 pm or 6 pm. Join us for show & tell and to learn about each others favorite embroidery products. We will share some of our favorite tips & tricks as we will all from each other. This is a free monthly club.

Cost: $ FREE
Embroider It! - Rochester EVENING
- Dec 18, 2018 06:00 pm

Our Embroider It! embroidery club meets once a month. You have the option of attending one of the two sessions offered, 1 pm or 6 pm. Join us for show & tell and to learn about each others favorite embroidery products. We will share some of our favorite tips & tricks as we will all from each other. This is a free monthly club.

Cost: $ FREE
Carlene meets with on the fourth Monday from 10- noon. No additional members allowed.