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August Software Inspirations      
Class date - August 19th  10:00-1:00
 A new update to Software 8 is coming for the software.  Come and learn what all is new with this update.

August DesignWorks
Class date - August 18th  10:00 - 1:00
What can be more fun than creating and designing your own trims?  Join us with this lesson to create unique trims with DesignWorks software and tools.

Winter Capsule Club

Class Date - September 23 10:00 - 4:00

Cozy up this winter with some wardrobe staples.  Leggings and sweatshirts are perfect for those winter days spent indoors.  These patterns are ones you will surely make more than once. It is a fun season to explore warm knits such as French terry and sweatshirt fleece.
We will pack a punch with our dual duffles this season.  The Cascade Duffle Coat is a satisfying pattern to compete and will keep you warm for years to come.  Pack it all up in your very own weekend duffle bag from the Portside Travel Set.  Join in while we explore cork as an alternative textile to leather!  This season we will feature pattern designer, Jen Beeman or Grainline Patterns.

August In the Hoop
Class Dates - Aug. 10 5:00 -.m. or Aug. 11 10:00 a.m.

Join us to make this lovely bag.  It comes in 4 different sizes and is sewn in the hoop.  The bag features a decorative ruffle made with the BERNINA ruffler.  We will also use the serger to put a rolled hem on the ruffle

June Bernina Club

Class Date - June 23 10:00 - 1:00

Hemming is an important finish to many fashion and home decor styles.  Cascading ruffles, shirt tail hems, delicate blouse edges and napkins are but a few places for these great finishes.  learn to use BERNINA Hemmer feet to achieve a utilitarian or decorative finish professionally. 

July Happy Feet Foot Club

Class Dates - July 21 1:00 - 5:00

Create this fun fabric book to showcase stitched techniques using various presser feet and accessories on your BERNINA sewing machine. Cost of the class is $20.  Basic kits to complete the class project will be available for purchase. 

August All About Embroidery
Class Dates - August 5 from 10:00 - 1:00

Pocket Full of Fun
Recycle a pair of old jeans to make these unique pot holders!  In the process we will take a look at how to embroider on pockets and talk about embroidery on denim fabric.


This is a great class to learn to use all the decorative stitches on your machine. A great class for beginners or even experienced sewists who have not used the decorative stitches. You can use from 1 color of thread to 50 different shades of threads for your quilt. Come in and see the sample.

Cost: $ 60.00
This is an informative class on hooping and using Agua Mesh stabilizer. Four methods will be explored along with discussion on three different stabilizers.

Learn the techniques for creating successful bobbinwork with a variety of decorative threads, yarns and silk ribbon.

Cost: $ 99.00
In this 3-day class, you learn how to make many different kinds of blocks. You will learn how to use various rulers, templates and other notions. You will also learn how to do a variety of borders and bindings. This is a must take class for those looking to take their quilting to the next level.

Cost: $ 135.00
Begin your Capsul Wardrobe with the summer season. Learn the techniques for creating the BERNINA International Illusions dress with flatlock seams and decorative thread

Cost: $ 50.00
Join Connie for this BERNINA sew-cial club. You will learn how to use the DesignWorks software to create projects using paints, cutwork, and crystals.

Cost: $ 99.00
This is a paper piecing project. Endless, designed by Jacqueline de Jonge, is a stunning quilt. The rainbow affect is easily created by the fabric assigned to each position on the quilt. The quilt is made using traditional paper piecing. the pattern includes all the foundation papers. No tracing or copying required. Endless finishes at 58" x 58" This is a 3-day class.

Cost: $ 120.00
This class focuses on using different feet and accessories to embellish your projects.

Cost: $ 20.00
A monthly project class where everything is sewed completely with the embroidery machine.

Cost: $ 45.00
Join Connie for either the Tuesday session or the Wednesday to learn how to complete these pillows using your Cameo cutting machine or CutWork tool and your embroidery machines to make a bench pillow of the month.

Cost: $ 60.00
Join Marie each month to complete these beautiful bench pillows using your machine's decorative stitches to applique' these

Cost: $ 45.00
No Diamonds and No Y Seams used in the piecing of this quilt. It is made using half square triangle units and background squares. Complicated looking results with a simple techniques. Finishes to 92" x 92". This is a 3-day class.

Cost: $ 90.00
Learn more about your V8 software while creating beautiful projects that you can later stitch out with your embroidery machine.

New to V8? Then you will want to join Connie for this class. Learn how to better utilize your embroidery software. This is a free class for those who purchased their software from BERNINA Silver Thimble.

The whimsical embroidery applique designs for Spring in Prague are based on antique lace designs from the Czech Republic and Romania. A hoop with an embroidery field at least 145mm x 255mm (5.7" x 10.0") is required. Alternatively, you can complete the designs in fewer hoopings using a hoop with an embroidery field approx. 256mm x 400mm (10.2" x 15.7"). Exact design sizes are listed at the top of each of the hooping stitch outs. This is a 4-day class.

Cost: $ 120.00
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