KIDS CLUB  -  Join us each month to make a new project that you will fall in love with.  Each month Madison will teach you some new skills to expand your sewing hobby.  The kit of fabric is included.  The book we are using is required but all projects are in one book.  ..2/19....3/19..Monday.. $20 each month. 10:30-11:30am or 4-5pm . #535 

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FROM MY WINDOW- This is a fun embroidery class.  You need to have an embroidery machine to do this class with a 5x 7 hoop.    You can make this into a quilt or sew a hanger type sleeve on the back and display a new one every month, the possibilities are endless.   Class fee   will include 12 disks  with all the designs and some bonus designs and 2 classes. First class is how to line up banners, hooping and more tricks and tips. The second class , after you have finished your embroidered blocks you will bring them back and Shirley will show you her techniques for constructing the block and some other uses for the blocks if you are not making a quilt.  2/26/2018 and 4/9/2018   $199.  1-4p . These are 2 samples of the 12  


QUILTING 2 :   Now that you have the basics under your belt, let's try some more challenging techniques.  This class will take you beyond the basics of quilting.  Who knows, maybe there are curves in your future!  Maybe you will be seeing stars.  Whatever the challenge, you will be glad you expanded your horizons. This is a beautiful butterfly quilt made with the 9 or 10 degree wedge ruler.    Sat  March 3, 10, 17 & 24 (4 classes) .

11am to 1p . $80 . Connie . #218


BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASSES -  We will be starting up a new block of the month club.  We have done this for years and we would like to teach you lots of techniques by making one block a month.  What fun we had with this. Come join us the second Saturday of each month starting 9-10a  $10 a month or buy a punch card for $90 a year.  We will discuss fabric needed at our first meeting.   This such great fun to come every month and learn a new block and meet new friends and old friends.   10:30a    2/10,  3/10 .  #570

SNOW DAYS:  After the holidays the house looks rather blah for lack of the pretty decorations .  Make the Snowman place mats, mug holders and pot holders.  You choose to make whatever of the Snowy Days pattern you would like.  The pattern is included.  Your table will say "Mr. Snowmen inviting you to dinner".  The date and time for this class is  Friday...2/23 . 11-2p      $35.  You will need to bring your sewing notions and thread.  Come a little earlier so you have time to purchase your fabric . #597

LINES AND LITTLE BITS . Sew... you have saved this huge container of fabric scraps and you aren't really sure what to do with them . They don't make sense.  They are not equal size or shape. They are kind of all over the place.  They are too good to throw away and someday you'll figure out how to use them all.  That someday is NOW!  Join Mary and learn how to use up all those Orphan blocks, Leftover strips, fat quarters and other fabrics (that you somehow purchased and now don't know what you were thinking)!  There aren't any difficult instructions, no math, or thinking for that matter!  It's great for just sitting and sewing - and knowing you are "Cleaning out your Sewing Space" while having fun making a new quilt!  Sat . 3/31 .  10:30-3:30p (1/2 hr lunch) . $40.  Mary Forte . # 591

Meets the last Saturday of every month at 9:30a.  No matter what brand of machine you own you will love this club.  Lecture demo on project of the month, show and tell and door prizes too!!  $20. a month           2/24,   3/24  9:30a... # 545


STITCHERS GARDEN CLUB -  This club is back by popular demand.  In this club you will learn how to use alot of your decorative stitches, different feet for your machine and how to quilt as you sew.  This is applique quilt uses decorative stitches and many techniques.  3rd Sat of each month .   2/17,  3/17 .    10:30a   . $20. a month.or $210 for the 12 months and you get 2 free fat quarters per month (that 3 yards of fabric),  price Includes pattern and lecture class each month.  #357

FINISHING CLASS: We are trying something new this year.  A one day class.  You will learn everything you need to know to finish your quilt from borders to binding.  Each student will receive their own kit that will take them on this adventure.  At the end of the class our expectations are that you will have a finished project that will make a nice wall hanging or a nice doll quilt for that special little girl in your life, or maybe a table runner.  No matter what you do with your finished project the feeling of accomplishment will be yours and the confidence to finish that special quilt for that special someone in your life.  Feb 28th or March 21st

.  1-4p . $35.00 . Connie #594

SEW CLUB  -  This is a new club that Mary Forte will be teaching at our store.  She did it very successfully at her store (Fabric Etc 2) and is eager to share it with our customers.  Demo's will be done and project sheets will be available.  Discounts, show and tell and more fun.  This club will take place every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  10:30-12:30p (daytime only class) fee is $12 a month or buy a punch card for the year for $89.    2/20 and 3/20   #568

Sewing 2 -  After making the pajama pants we are going to make the pajama shirt to match from your pattern.  You will learn to put in sleeves, a hood and much more.  Sat 2/24 . 11-3p . $35.  Colleen #586


HAPPY SNOWMEN :  If you like table runners on your table and like snowmen then this is the class for you.  Your pattern will have 14 snowmen faces surrounded by different colors.  Your placemats will have 3 snowmen on each placemat.  There is also a pattern for coasters to match.  The pattern will be included in your cost.  Come early to pick out your fabric for the class  We are always here to help you!!  The class will be on 2/21  Wed    from 10:00-1p    .​  $35.    #585

TRENDY TOTES:   part 2.   This booklet is filled with cute totes for all occasions.  We will make one each month this quarter.  You will then be ready for that Spring break vacation.  Learn how to put in zippers and much more . 2/15 and 2/22 Thurs  . 10:30-1:30  $45.  Colleen #589

TRENDY TOTES:   part 3.   This booklet is filled with cute totes for all occasions.  We will make one each month this quarter.  You will then be ready for that Spring break vacation.  Learn how to put in zippers and much more . 3/15 and 3/22 Thurs   . 10:30-1:30
$45.  Colleen #598

FREE DEMO THURSDAY ​-   Every 2nd Thursday at 10:30 Colleen does a free demo.  She covers things from sergers to embroidery and everything in between.  Great shortcuts, ideas, techniques and gadgets.  Stop in for a quick demo.   Feb . 8,  Mar 8.  

Emily Rose's Kitchen:  Time to start getting ready for Spring with this table runner and placemat set.  Mix the pastel colors along with some floral squares and your kitchen will turn from Winter into Spring.  The pattern is included with the class, but come early to pick out your fabrics.  We'll be there to help you!  Feb 28th  Wed  from 10:30-1:30 . $35.   Register early to make sure you have a seat and machine to sew on! 


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GENERAL SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR ALL CLASSES:  Scissors, thread, seam ripper, rotary cutter, rotary ruler, straight pins, pattern or book for class.

  Please call the store for any other supplies

needed for your specific class.