Wedding Star Table Topper with Special Guest, Nancy Kloster
Jun
8
to Jun 29

Wedding Star Table Topper with Special Guest, Nancy Kloster

This Judy Neimeyer project is great for beginners due to its small size (30 x 30”). Class participants will get a thorough introduction to these unique paper piecing techniques, while working on this striking accent - wonderful for any wall or table.

Date: Saturday, June 8 and 29, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $85.00
Certified Instructor: Nancy Kloster

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Secrets to Perfect Binding
Jun
28
10:00 AM10:00

Secrets to Perfect Binding

Learn how to hand bind or machine bind your quilt with tips from Erin. Binding puts the finishing touch on every quilt. Learn how to miter corners that are beautifully flat and even.

Date: Friday, June 28, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Erin H.

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Advanced Binding
Jun
28
1:00 PM13:00

Advanced Binding

Would you like to learn the ins and outs of getting professional results on tricky bindings? Join Erin as she teaches you how to do curved bindings, inside corner bindings, and even bindings with a flange. You will be excited to use these techniques with your next project.

Date: Friday, June 28, 2019
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Erin H.

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Beyond Crazy Quilting
Jul
7
12:30 PM12:30

Beyond Crazy Quilting

Explore the history and art of creating a crazy quilt. You will also create your own crazy quilt block with a modern twist, using decorative stitches and dimensional free motion lace. Kathy has combined two of her popular classes into one to create a unique project with one-of-a-kind surface embellishments.

Date:  Sunday, July 7, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Kathy P.

 

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Zippy Crossbody - Two Size Options!
Jul
8
to Jul 15

Zippy Crossbody - Two Size Options!

Pretty and practical cross body bag in two sizes! Each bag features three zipper pockets and are the perfect size for traveling, shopping, and gifting. Our sample features the popular and trendy cork fabric combined with quilt cotton.

Date: Monday, July 8 and 15, 2019
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Pam K.

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Jelly Roll Rug
Jul
9
9:00 AM09:00

Jelly Roll Rug

Create a wonderful rug to match any decor or quilt! Start with a Jelly Roll and cotton batting strips you cut to size, and start zig-zagging! These are crazy popular right now, and we are joining the craze!

Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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Basic Machine Applique
Jul
10
10:00 AM10:00

Basic Machine Applique

Learn all of the skills needed to achieve great results for machine appliqué. Explore how to use fusibles and machine settings for specialty stitches, such as blanket stitch and satin stitch. You will also learn about threads and stabilizers.

Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Ruth L.

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Machine Quilting 101
Jul
11
10:00 AM10:00

Machine Quilting 101

All aspects of machine quilting will be covered, including layering, marking methods, stitch types, background fillers, and specialty feet. Learn techniques that will expand your experience. You will gain the confidence and skills needed to tackle machine quilting.

Date: Thursday, July 11, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Fee: $54.00, includes kit
Instructor: Crystal S.

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Make Your First Quilt
Jul
11
to Aug 15

Make Your First Quilt

This is your chance to become a quilter! Karen will begin with an introductory session discussing the tools, terms, and skills you will need to make your first quilt. You have the choice of making either a small wallhanging or a table runner. In the continuing sessions, she will guide you through the construction of sampler blocks. This is a great opportunity to learn all about quilting!

Dates: Thursday, July 11, 18, August 8 and 15, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Instructor: Karen B.
Fee: $36.00

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Laura Heine Pattern Techniques
Jul
12
10:00 AM10:00

Laura Heine Pattern Techniques

Everyone is crazy about these beautiful and totally unique collage patterns. Join Rose as she helps you get started, specifically with fabric selection and organization to ensure success. You will never look at fabric the same way again! 

Date: Friday, July 12, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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Strata Star
Jul
14
12:00 PM12:00

Strata Star

This is such a striking project. We have two samples, one in neutrals, which is pictured, and a Christmas one that is just as stunning! And the best part is, it’s fast, fun and easy! 

Date: Sunday, July 14, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Tina R.

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Edge to Edge Quilting with your Embroidery Machine
Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

Edge to Edge Quilting with your Embroidery Machine

Just in time to finish your holiday projects! If you have ever wanted to quilt with your embroidery machine, then this class is for you! Bring a small quilt “sandwich” and pick some of the designs in the book. You will be amazed at how easy and fun it is! Minimum hoop size is 6" x 10” and a book is required.


Date: Saturday, July 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Kathy D.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Jul
21
12:30 PM12:30

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing machine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Sunday, July 21, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Creative Hand Stitching Basics
Jul
24
5:00 PM17:00

Creative Hand Stitching Basics

Michelle will cover the basics of hand needlework. She will guide students through needles, threads, and fibers for this popular hand embroidery trend. A variety of stitch types will be covered, including chain stitch, stem stitch, back stitch, and blanket stitch and more, as students stitch along.

Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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T-Shirt Quilt
Jul
27
10:00 AM10:00

T-Shirt Quilt

Do you have a drawer full of t-shirts commemorating sporting, theater, or summertime activities? Memorialize those accomplishments with a quilt that will become a conversation piece.

This class is intended for beginner students with basic sewing skills. Students should know how to use a rotary cutter and ruler, achieve an accurate 1/4" seam, and have a basic knowledge of their sewing machine prior to class.

Date: Saturday, July 27, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Sue C.
Fee: $32.00

 

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Art Quilt Techniques
Jul
28
12:30 PM12:30

Art Quilt Techniques

Kathy’s artwork has been featured in galleries and museums country-wide. In this lecture/demo, Kathy will show you that you don’t have to be an artist to be creative. Learn her techniques to create dimension using thread, surface embellishment and fabric. Bring paper and pencil, and prepare to learn from a master.

Date: Sunday, July 28, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Kathy P.

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Prismatic Star with Special Guest, Nancy Kloster
Jul
29
to Aug 19

Prismatic Star with Special Guest, Nancy Kloster

This project combines strip piecing and paper piecing to create a beautiful exploded star. Class participants will use (48) 2-1/2” strips sewn onto foundation paper to complete strip sets. After the strip sets are completed, you will learn how to cut, rearrange and sew into a diamond star point.

Date: Monday, July 29 and August 19, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $85.00
Certified Instructor: Nancy Kloster

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Pajama Pants
Jul
30
to Jul 31

Pajama Pants

Want to make a one-of-a-kind pair of pajama pants that actually fit? Make them for yourself or someone special. These are great in flannel for cozy snuggling or casual lounging. Patterns are available for all members of the family! If you have trouble finding PJ’s long enough, this is the perfect solution!

Date: Tuesday, July 30 and 31, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Vickie K. 

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Clam Up
Jul
30
1:00 PM13:00

Clam Up

This is a fun zippered pouch that can be made in several sizes. It’s wonderful for organizing or travel - great for make-up, cords and chargers, change, or odds and ends!

Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Debi V.

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Kimberbell Event
Jul
31
10:00 AM10:00

Kimberbell Event

  • Make three exclusive event projects in just one day!

  • Projects include: tote bag, embroidered apron, and mug rug (pictured below).

  • Improve your embroidery skills and learn new techniques while trying a variety of machine embroidery products.

  • All supplies included.

  • Be inspired by friends who love machine embroidery like you!

  • Projects will be created on a 7 Series BERNINA. If you have one, bring it! If you need one, use one of ours!

Date: Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $99, includes lunch and all supplies
Instructor: Julie M. and Pam K.

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Quilting Basics
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Quilting Basics

Learn how to accurately use quilting tools (such as a rotary cutter), understand the vocabulary of quilting, sew an accurate 1/4" seam, pin, press, and more. These tips and tricks will help you start your first project or refresh your memory. 

Date: Saturday, August 3, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Karen B.

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Beyond the Basics Creative Hand Stitching
Aug
7
5:00 PM17:00

Beyond the Basics Creative Hand Stitching

Michelle will go beyond the basic stitches to include the drizzle stitch, woven, picot, buttonhole, scallop, turkey work, and more as you continue to explore the techniques of hand needlework. Needles, threads, and fabrics will be discussed as students stitch along.

Date: Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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Cuddle Strip Quilt Workshop
Aug
8
10:00 AM10:00

Cuddle Strip Quilt Workshop

If you’ve always wanted to make a Cuddle quilt but weren’t sure how, here’s your chance to learn from the expert! Join Shannon Fabrics’ educator Teresa Coates for an all-day workshop that will teach you how easy it is to make Cuddle strip quilts. Learn the techniques and get the tools that will make creating with Cuddle fun and easy. You will complete your own Wee One quilt during class, binding included!

Date: Thursday, August 8, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $99, includes kit and lunch
Instructor: Teresa Coates

Teresa Coates is the Event and Education Coordinator for Shannon Fabrics. For the last decade she has been teaching at local stores, regional conferences, and national events, sharing insight on the best tools and techniques for sewing with a wide range of fabrics. She currently specializes in teaching others how to easily work with Cuddle, Luxe Cuddle, Embrace double gauze, and other fabrics that can be intimidating to those not yet in-the-know.

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Elephant Applique Blanket Workshop
Aug
9
10:00 AM10:00

Elephant Applique Blanket Workshop

Learn how to make the quickest and easiest blanket using Cuddle minky and finish it off with a lovely applique. With just a few seams and some top-stitching, you’ll go home with a finished blanket. Learn how to work with Cuddle, resize your blanket, and other tips and inspiration for working with these beautifully soft fabrics. Choose your accent color: teal, pink, yellow, or mint green!

Date: Friday, August 9, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $99, includes kit and lunch
Instructor: Teresa Coates

Teresa Coates is the Event and Education Coordinator for Shannon Fabrics. For the last decade she has been teaching at local stores, regional conferences, and national events, sharing insight on the best tools and techniques for sewing with a wide range of fabrics. She currently specializes in teaching others how to easily work with Cuddle, Luxe Cuddle, Embrace double gauze, and other fabrics that can be intimidating to those not yet in-the-know.

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Oven Mitt
Aug
11
12:00 PM12:00

Oven Mitt

Create a designer silicone oven mitt with your favorite fabrics. This is a fat quarter friendly project and can withstand high heat up to 450 degrees F. You won’t be able to stop at just one!

Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019
Time: 12:00 - 3:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Mary B.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Aug
14
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing machine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Minkee Blanket
Aug
14
2:00 PM14:00

Minkee Blanket

Learn how to work with plush style fabrics by making this flip and stitch, quilt as you go throw. You will be thrilled to learn how easy they are to make. Warning! Everyone will fight over this, so you may want to make more than one. 

Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Instructor: Sue C.
Fee: $29.00

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Braided Twist
Aug
16
to Aug 23

Braided Twist

Try this unique technique for a quick tablerunner with no quilting, no hand sewing, and no binding. It’s so easy you’ll have to make more than one!

Date: Friday, August 16 and 23, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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BERNINA Stitch Regulator Quilting
Aug
18
12:30 PM12:30

BERNINA Stitch Regulator Quilting

Are you new to the BERNINA Stitch Regulator? Learn how to use your BSR foot to create free-motion quilting stitches. Students should bring a layered printed panel or use a plain quilt “sandwich” for guided practice and instruction. Learn about the two different modes and discover which is best for you.

Date: Sunday, August 18, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W.

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Follow the RuleR! with Special Guest Sue Nickels
Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

Follow the RuleR! with Special Guest Sue Nickels

In this class, play with the BERNINA Adjustable Ruler Foot and BERNINA rulers to achieve easy curves and straight lines. This approach will open the doors to many new options for free motion work on the home machine. Sue will start with basic concepts, then continue with cool and creative ideas! Traditional free motion quilting will be added after ruler work is complete. Students will work on a small 18” x 18” project provided in a kit. Join in on the fun in this relaxed and informative workshop!

BERNINA Adjustable Ruler Foot #72 and BERNINA Rulers (or equivalent) are required to take this class.

All day, All levels (some free motion quilting experience is helpful)

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $75.00
Kit Fee: $20.00, includes marked fabric for top, batting, backing and thread
Instructor: Special Guest, Sue Nickels

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Follow the RuleR 2 with Special Guest Sue Nickels
Aug
25
10:00 AM10:00

Follow the RuleR 2 with Special Guest Sue Nickels

In this all day class, explore free motion ruler work on your home sewing machine. Start with basic free motion concepts and then continue with ruler techniques to create circle and oval designs. Add free motion stipple and feathers to accent your ruler work. Join in on the fun of using rulers for creative ways to quilt your quilt top. Students will work on a small quilt provided in a kit. Free motion experience is required for this intermediate class.

Date: Sunday, August 25, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $75.00
Required Kit: $25.00 (includes fabric top, batting, backing and thread)
Instructor: Sue Nickels, Special Guest

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Square Tuffet
Sep
4
to Sep 11

Square Tuffet

Little Miss Muffet would love to sit on this tuffet! Make a bold statement by creating this wonderful footstool that is sturdy enough to serve as a low seat, as well. Your own fabric, whether brightly colored modern fabric or traditional fabric, will be perfect to make this one-of- a-kind square tuffet. The technique is easier than you may think! Fusible interfacing makes this project come together beautifully.

Date: Wednesday, September 4 (10:00 am - 1:00 pm) and 11 (10:00 am - 1:00 pm), 2019
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Special Guest, Liz Robson

 

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Clam Up
Sep
6
1:00 PM13:00

Clam Up

This is a fun zippered pouch that can be made in several sizes. It’s wonderful for organizing or travel - great for make-up, cords and chargers, change, or odds and ends!

Date: Friday, September 6, 2019
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Debi V.

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Ginger Bag
Sep
9
to Sep 16

Ginger Bag

This is a trendy, medium cross body bag featuring a flap closure, exterior zipper pocket, adjustable strap, and interior slip pocket. It’s a quick sew designed for beginners. Great with cork fabric too!

Date: Monday, September 9 and 16, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Pam K.

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Make Your First Quilt
Sep
11
to Oct 9

Make Your First Quilt

This is your chance to become a quilter! Dee will begin with an introductory session discussing the tools, terms, and skills you will need to make your first quilt. You have the choice of making either a small wallhanging or a table runner. In the continuing sessions, she will guide you through the construction of sampler blocks. This is a great opportunity to learn all about quilting!

Dates: Wednesday, September 11, 25, October 2 and 9, 2019
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Karen B.
Fee: $36.00

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Basic Machine Applique
Sep
12
1:00 PM13:00

Basic Machine Applique

Learn all of the skills needed to achieve great results for machine appliqué. Explore how to use fusibles and machine settings for specialty stitches, such as blanket stitch and satin stitch. You will also learn about threads and stabilizers.

Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Ruth L.

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Kimberbell Event
Sep
14
10:00 AM10:00

Kimberbell Event

  • Make three exclusive event projects in just one day!

  • Projects include: tote bag, embroidered apron, and mug rug (pictured below).

  • Improve your embroidery skills and learn new techniques while trying a variety of machine embroidery products.

  • All supplies included.

  • Be inspired by friends who love machine embroidery like you!

  • Projects will be created on a 7 Series BERNINA. If you have one, bring it! If you need one, use one of ours!

Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $99, includes lunch and all supplies
Instructor: Julie M. and Pam K.

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Laura Heine Pattern Techniques
Sep
15
12:00 PM12:00

Laura Heine Pattern Techniques

Everyone is crazy about these beautiful and totally unique collage patterns. Join Rose as she helps you get started, specifically with fabric selection and organization to ensure success. You will never look at fabric the same way again! 

Date: Sunday, September 15, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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Pumpkin Spice
Sep
29
to Oct 13

Pumpkin Spice

Store exclusive taught by the pattern designer! Learn how to turn ordinary applique into EXTRAORDINARY applique. This beautiful raw-edge applique project features decorative stitches and surface design. Kathy will guide students in not only the construction process, but in making artistic decisions regarding color, design, and embellishment.

Dates: Sunday, September 29 and October 13, 2019
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Kathy P.
Fee: $32.00

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Cut Time, Quilt More
Oct
10
to Oct 11

Cut Time, Quilt More

Join us for an amazing two hour AccuQuilt introduction by National Educator, Richard Tharp!

You’ll learn how this innovative fabric cutting tool cuts accurately, which saves you time and money by using up your stash. You’ll learn tips and techniques to get the best use of your fabric using the AccuQuilt GO! Fabric Cutter!

Date: Thursday, October 10 OR Friday, October 11, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $10 - and you will receive a $10 coupon for any GO! product
Instructor: Richard Tharp, AccuQuilt National Educator

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GO! Beyond the Basics
Oct
10
2:00 PM14:00

GO! Beyond the Basics

This session is for those who have taken Cut Time, Quilt More and will expand beyond the basics. Participants will learn about the GO! Qube Companion Sets - corners and Angles, as specialty dies like English Paper Piecing, Rag dies, Go! Apple Core, and many more.

Date: Thursday, October 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Fee: $10
Instructor: Richard Tharp, AccuQuilt National Educator

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Jelly Roll Rug
Jun
25
5:00 PM17:00

Jelly Roll Rug

Create a wonderful rug to match any decor or quilt! Start with a Jelly Roll and cotton batting strips you cut to size, and start zig-zagging! These are crazy popular right now, and we are joining the craze!

Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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Laura Heine Pattern Techniques
Jun
22
10:00 AM10:00

Laura Heine Pattern Techniques

Everyone is crazy about these beautiful and totally unique collage patterns. Join Rose as she helps you get started, specifically with fabric selection and organization to ensure success. You will never look at fabric the same way again! 

Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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Paper Piecing Basics
Jun
21
1:00 PM13:00

Paper Piecing Basics

Paper piecing can be a bit daunting to tackle on your own. Learn the tools you will need and paper piecing techniques through step by step instruction. Students will create a block in class.

Date: Friday, June 21, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Judy G.

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Borders and Finishing Touches
Jun
13
1:00 PM13:00

Borders and Finishing Touches

A real trouble spot for many quilters is how to apply a perfect border. A finished quilt should be flat and square. Learn the proper way to measure and apply a border that will frame your quilt top beautifully. Also learn about the final touches that will make your quilt flat and easier to quilt.

Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Erin H.

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Laura Heine Pattern Techniques
Jun
12
5:30 PM17:30

Laura Heine Pattern Techniques

Everyone is crazy about these beautiful and totally unique collage patterns. Join Rose as she helps you get started, specifically with fabric selection and organization to ensure success. You will never look at fabric the same way again! 

Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Lisa B.

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Jelly Roll Rug
Jun
11
9:00 AM09:00

Jelly Roll Rug

Create a wonderful rug to match any decor or quilt! Start with a Jelly Roll and cotton batting strips you cut to size, and start zig-zagging! These are crazy popular right now, and we are joining the craze!

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Michelle M.

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Magnolia Bucket Bag
Jun
10
to Jun 17

Magnolia Bucket Bag

This bag has a casual, classic look that can be made with or without a drawstring closure. The finished size is 9 1/2” wide at the base, 12” high and 5 1/2” deep. Our sample has a sophisticated look featuring cork and modern quilting cotton.

Date:  Monday, June 10 and 17, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Pam K.    
   
                     

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Vinyl Market Bag
Jun
7
1:00 PM13:00

Vinyl Market Bag

Create this useful bag using vinyl mesh and the fabric of your choice. It’s great for toting books to the library, shopping, or going to the beach! Easy enough to make for gifts, too!

Date: Friday, June 7, 2019
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Erin H.

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Jun
5
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing machine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Saturday Make-It Take-It: Backpack
Jun
1
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Make-It Take-It: Backpack

Choose your own fabric to make a backpack that is uniquely yours!

This class is intended for adults who would like to learn how to sew. Sewing machines and basic sewing supplies are provided. Class size is limited, advanced registration is required.

Date: Saturday, June 1, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies
Instructor: Lisa

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Saturday Kids' Class: Crisscross Wallet
Jun
1
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Kids' Class: Crisscross Wallet

Everyone loves a new wallet. Choose your fabric to make this perfectly-sized wallet. Inside of the wallet there is a crisscross to hold your valuable items in place.

Date: Saturday, June 1, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa B.
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies

This class is intended for kids 9 and older. Small projects are completed within the class. Sewing machines are provided, as well as all the basic sewing supplies. Class size is limited, advance registration is required.

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Kimberbell's Kitchen - Machine Embroidery Event
May
30
to May 31

Kimberbell's Kitchen - Machine Embroidery Event

Make six exclusive event projects in just two days! Projects include: vintage mixer applique apron, dish towel holder with tea towel, bread basket, chenille hotpad, and recipe book cover.

In this two-day event, you will improve your embroidery skills and learn new techniques while trying a variety of machine embroidery products. A Kimberbell project bag and fabric kit will be given to all students plus step by step instructions and project CD with all the Kimberbellishments needed!

Join us for this fun event, and be inspired by friends who love machine embroidery as much as you!

Projects will be created on a 7 Series BERNINA. If you have one, bring it; otherwise, if you need one, use one of ours!

Dates: Thursday and Friday, May 30 and 31, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fee: $199
Instructors: Pam K. and Julie M.

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Basic Machine Applique
May
29
4:00 PM16:00

Basic Machine Applique

Learn all of the skills needed to achieve great results for machine appliqué. Explore how to use fusibles and machine settings for specialty stitches, such as blanket stitch and satin stitch. You will also learn about threads and stabilizers.

Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fee: $24.00
Instructor: Ruth L.

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Garden Lattice with Special Guest Sue Drew
May
23
to May 30

Garden Lattice with Special Guest Sue Drew

Back by Popular Demand!

Only three fabrics are needed to make this fabulous quilt. The construction techniques will surprise you, for it is not pieced “on point” as it appears. Sue will guide you in creating this unique quilt that can be made in multiple sizes from table topper to king!

Date: Sunday, June 23 and June 30, 2019
Time: 12:00 - 3:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Special Guest, Sue Drew

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Minkee Blanket
May
22
1:00 PM13:00

Minkee Blanket

Learn how to work with plush style fabrics by making this flip and stitch, quilt as you go throw. You will be thrilled to learn how easy they are to make. Warning! Everyone will fight over this, so you may want to make more than one. 

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Sue C.
Fee: $29.00

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T-Shirt Quilt
May
18
10:00 AM10:00

T-Shirt Quilt

Do you have a drawer full of t-shirts commemorating sporting, theater, or summertime activities? Memorialize those accomplishments with a quilt that will become a conversation piece.

This class is intended for beginner students with basic sewing skills. Students should know how to use a rotary cutter and ruler, achieve an accurate 1/4" seam, and have a basic knowledge of their sewing machine prior to class.

Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Sue C.
Fee: $32.00

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Free Motion Quilting: Focus on Feathers with Special Guest Sue Nickels
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Free Motion Quilting: Focus on Feathers with Special Guest Sue Nickels

Learn how to quilt beautiful feather designs on the home sewing machine. The feather is the ideal design for free motion quilting and is easier than you think. Practice the techniques used to achieve beautiful, consistent, and smooths stitches. Work on practice pieces to learn all about feathers starting with the basic feather, then motif feathers and whole cloth type feathers. Finish with fillers to add dimension. Fall in love with feathers! Sue will have many quilts that feature feathers to show for inspiration. Students will owkr on pre-printed practice squares that Sue provides in a kit.

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fee: $75.00
Kit Fee: $10.00 (includes six marked practice squares)
Instructor: Sue Nickels

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
May
5
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing machine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Saturday Kids' Class: Potholder or Mug Rug
May
4
1:00 PM13:00

Saturday Kids' Class: Potholder or Mug Rug

Prevent tables from burning or getting scratched, with these adorable potholder and mug rugs. Personalize the project by choosing your own fabric.

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa B.
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies

This class is intended for kids 9 and older. Small projects are completed within the class. Sewing machines are provided, as well as all the basic sewing supplies. Class size is limited, advance registration is required.

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Saturday Make-It Take-It: Potholder or Mug Rug
May
4
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Make-It Take-It: Potholder or Mug Rug

Choose your own fabric to make a potholder or mug rug.

This class is intended for adults who would like to learn how to sew. Sewing machines and basic sewing supplies are provided. Class size is limited, advanced registration is required.

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies
Instructor: Lisa

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Handbag Techniques Workshop
Apr
30
10:00 AM10:00

Handbag Techniques Workshop

In this hands-on workshop, Michelle will cover many of the tips, tricks, and techniques necessary to create a professional looking handbag or tote. Zippers, piping, handles and closures are just a few of the topics she’ll teach during this comprehensive class.

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fee: $59.00, includes kit
Instructor: Michelle M. 

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Make Your First Quilt
Apr
26
to May 31

Make Your First Quilt

This is your chance to become a quilter! Karen will begin with an introductory session discussing the tools, terms, and skills you will need to make your first quilt. You have the choice of making either a small wallhanging or a table runner. In the continuing sessions, she will guide you through the construction of sampler blocks. This is a great opportunity to learn all about quilting!

Dates: Friday, April 26, May 10, 17, and 31, 2018
Time: 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Instructor: Karen B.
Fee: $36.00

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Midtown Bag
Apr
22
to May 15

Midtown Bag

This wonderful bag features padded straps, sturdy inside and outside pockets, and zippered closure.  A must have carry-all for every outing!

Date: Monday, April 22 (3:30 - 5:30 pm) and May 14 (1:00 pm - 8:00 pm) 
Fee: $36.00
Instructor: Debi V.

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Jenny Penny
Apr
12
11:00 AM11:00

Jenny Penny

Trace, cut, fuse, and handstitch a simple wool appliqué. Pam will guide you through the necessary steps to make this adorable table topper. This class is great for beginners! Also, Pam will show you how easy it is to cut the circles in a fraction of the time!

Date: Friday, April 12, 2019
Time: 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Pam K.

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Candace Bag
Apr
11
to Apr 25

Candace Bag

This bag features a nice, flap pocket perfect for a small tablet, eReader or journal. It also has a secure zip-top closure to keep everything nestled safely inside, and the slant front pocket is easy to use.

Date: Wednesday, April 11 and 25, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee: $32.00
Instructor: Alicia S.

 

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Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners
Apr
10
10:00 AM10:00

Ruler Work for Machine Quilting for Beginners

You can accomplish remarkable results using your domestic sewing ma- chine with acrylic templates. We will help you get set up with the specific foot for your machine to ensure success! Nanette will guide you in the early stages of design and technique to get you started on a creative path to quilting with rulers. Class instruction will be part demonstration and part hands-on using an arc and a straight-edge ruler.

Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm OR 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Nanette W. 

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Saturday Kids' Class: Spring Pennant
Apr
6
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Kids' Class: Spring Pennant

Personalize your room or any party with this adorable spring pendant, which will hang on walls or off the side of tables. Choose your own fabric for this great project.

Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Instructor: Lisa B.
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies

This class is intended for kids 9 and older. Small projects are completed within the class. Sewing machines are provided, as well as all the basic sewing supplies. Class size is limited, advance registration is required.

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Saturday Make-It Take-It: Makeup Bag
Apr
6
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Make-It Take-It: Makeup Bag

Choose your own fabric for this useful makeup bag, and show your personality with a unique appliqué design.

This class is intended for adults who would like to learn how to sew. Sewing machines and basic sewing supplies are provided. Class size is limited, advanced registration is required.

Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $36.00, includes all supplies
Instructor: Lisa

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Jenny Penny
Apr
1
12:00 PM12:00

Jenny Penny

Trace, cut, fuse, and handstitch a simple wool appliqué. Pam will guide you through the necessary steps to make this adorable table topper. This class is great for beginners! Also, Pam will show you how easy it is to cut the circles in a fraction of the time!

Date: Monday, April 1, 2019
Time: 12:00 - 4:00 pm
Fee: $29.00
Instructor: Pam K.

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