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From sewing machines, sergers to embroidery machines, we offer classes for home sewing machine owners to help you get the most from your machine.

Recipe For Successful Quilting with Denise Schober
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Sunday, December 8th from 12p - 4p!

Recipe for Successful Quilting

You've just finished a quilt top that took 4 months to make and now it's time to quilt it. Are you having trouble knowing how to start?

In this 4 hour class, Denise will guide you through selecting all those key ingredients to quilting successfully at home whether you are working on a home sewing machine or long arm. She will explain how to select the optimal thread weight, needle size, batting type, and fabric backing. And, you will explore the perfect tools for each task and learn how specific sewing machine features make all the difference!

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Intro to Sewing

Learn the basics from winding bobbins, thread a machine, and how to use basic sewing machine feet while creating a cute project.
3 hours

Intro to Baby Lock Sewing Machines

Learn about Baby Lock sewing and quilting machines. This class goes beyond the basics for an in-depth review of capabilities.
2 hours

Intro to Sergers

Learn how to thread your serger, set tensions, and create a 4 thread overlock, 3 thread overlock, rolled hem and more!
3 hours

Introduction to Machine Embroidery

Intro to Machine Embroidery

Learn hooping techniques, how to pick the best stabilizer, threads, and the basics of digitizing.
3 hours

Advanced Machine Embroidery

Advanced Machine Embroidery

Go deeper into learning machine embroidery as we build on concepts taught in our Intro to Machine Embroidery class. Learn new topics including cutwork, quilting, in-the-hoop projects, and applique techniques.
3 hours

Introduction to Free Motion Quilting

Intro to Free Motion Quilting

Learn how to quilt your quilt top using a home sewing machine. Covers batting, basting the quilt, and techniques.
3 hours

Introduction to Longarm Quilting

Intro to Longarm Quilting

Learn how to load a quilt onto a longarm frame, basic machine operation, and technique pratice.
3 hours

Advanced Longarm Quilting

Advanced Longarm Quilting

Increase your knowledge of longarming with more advanced techniques. Learn more about your machine and how to use rulers, different presser feet, pantographs, and an overview of ProStitcher.
3 hours