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SEW 'N SAVE SEWING CLASSES

Improve your sewing experience with classes tailored to suit YOUR needs!
We offer classes for every level from Beginning to Advanced.
Call us to today to register: 1-262-554-8708


REGISTRATION INFORMATION
SIGN UP EARLY AS CLASSES FILL QUICKLY!


You may register for classes at the store, or
by phone, 262-554-8708. Payment must be made no later than one week prior to the class.
Most classes have a student limit; classes will be filled on a first paid basis.

Supply lists should be picked up at the store.
We will be happy to assist you in gathering all the necessary materials for your class.

You must cancel at least one week in advance to receive a refund in the form of a store credit. No credit for no-shows.




Classes


TUNISIAN CROCHET PILLOW

“Button Down” Create a lovely bias stripped, 3 button pillow using Tunisian simple stitch and Tunisian knit stitch and worsted weight (size 4) or bulkier size 5 weight yarn. MUST HAVE TAKEN INTO TO TUNISIAN CROCHET and make Tss swatch before class for approximately gauge.

Cost: $ 16.00

Beginner Classes

BEGINNING PAPER PIECING

If you can sew a straight line, you can learn to paper piece! This technique allows you to accurately piece tiny pieces and sharp points. Great for beginning quilters as well as those more advanced. Foundations provided in class - hearts OR flowers, your choice.

Cost: $ 24.00
BEYOND MACHINE BASICS PART I

This is a hands-on lecture/demonstration class. Let's take the fear and mystery out of how to install a zipper in a project. Participants will sew 3 different zipper applications. Other topics will include: how to apply ribbing to a neckline, hemming and how to apply elastic in a waistband.

Cost: $ 32.00
BEYOND MACHINE BASICS PART II

We will continue to increase our sewing skills. This class is a lecture/demonstration and hands-on. You will need your sewing machine (please make sure it is in good working order) and instruction book for your machine. We will work on creating samples for the following: Buttonholes (buttonhole foot) Blind hem (blind hem foot) Notched turtleneck collar Lettuce edge neck application

Cost: $ 24.00
KIDS CRAFT CLUB

Youth ages 9 and up are invited to attend the Kids Craft Club! Youth will learn a new craft that will be both functional and FUN! Participants are asked to register by Wednesday before the club meets in order that supplies can be purchased. Crafts this past year included: holiday crafts, jewelry, a needle book and hand embroidery stitches. The Kids Club sample board will be on display at the store. Come and join us and learn a new craft!

Cost: $ 10.00
MACHINE BASICS

Are you: New to sewing? Have you: Sewn in the past and now have a renewed interest in sewing? Do you: Have a new machine or a machine you haven't used for some time? Participants will become familiar with the mechanics of the sewing machine. You will cut out and construct two projects: a pillowcase and a scissor caddy. If time permits, a pincushion will also be constructed. Supplies for pin cushion will be provided.

Cost: $ 32.00

Clubs

STUDIO 15K/12K

Twelve months of getting to know your machine with monthly projects, tip and ideas. Lecture based class. We will go through the various applications and features of the Janome Memory Craft 15000 and Memory Craft 12000.

Cost: $ 250.00

Embroidery Classes

How 2’s of Embroidery

Trouble with placement? We will be making a table topper or tree skirt for the holiday, plus see how easy it is to use a new product. November class is a cute mesh pouch from pattern Cozy Kits. Additional classes will be used with this pattern.

Cost: $ 32.00

Quilting Classes

BEGINNING QUILTING ~ CUTTING & PIECING SIMPLE BLOCKS & QUILT TOPS

This is a good class for brand new quilters who have NEVER used a rotary cutter or made a quilt block, however, each student MUST be comfortable using their sewing machine. Learn the basics of rotary cutting, and quilt block piecing, plus how to put a simple project together. Students will piece a small table runner or wall hanging in class with some homework.

Cost: $ 48.00
BIG PRINTS, etc. and COOL BORDERS

Start with a big print, wide stripe, or any size panel. Find in your stash or shop at the beginning of class for fabrics that compliment your print, stripe or panel. Students will find out how to use their choice in a simple quilt – no complicated blocks or borders because cool and simple borders will be given, too! Sewing machine is optional. Students will leave class with lots of Big Print & Cool Border ideas plus THREE quilt patterns and FOUR technique directions!

Cost: $ 24.00
BINDING BASICS

Come learn four basic binding variations. Students will understand all four, choose one to make and apply, and then decide on the binding of their choice for their next quilt project.

Cost: $ 24.00
FIDGET QUILTS

Do you have a youngster who just can’t sit still? Do you have or know of an oldster who spends the day in a wheelchair with nothing to do with their hands? This is a very simple to make idea to keep their hands occupied for a while and it’s very inexpensive. Just fabric scraps and things you have around your sewing room will make something to keep them interested for a while.

Cost: $ 24.00
HOW TO FINISH YOUR QUILT

Learn the concepts of how to finish any size quilt. This hands-on workshop will show how to layer, quilt and bind with lots of techniques and directions. Students must have a small quilt top ready to be basted. Supply list will give more information. Beginning Quilting students and others are welcome.

Cost: $ 24.00
JUST BRING ME ROSES

Learn how to sew a wonky Log Cabin that resembles a rose. You will learn how to piece on telephone book pages. No pattern is needed. Fun for beginners to advanced sewers. Use for a wall hanging, table or bed runner or a comfy throw.

Cost: $ 32.00
MAKING BLOCKS AND PIECING THE TOP

This is a good class for any quilter who wants to learn how to choose fabrics, how to accurately piece quilt blocks, and how to decide what to do with these blocks. Students will piece three or four blocks of three different patterns and can use these nine or twelve blocks in a project of their choice.

Cost: $ 96.00
PINEAPPLE PLUS

Want to learn a new technique to make a fast baby or lap quilt? Looks difficult with all the triangles but I will show you an easy way to tackle this block using just squares. This is a fun technique all quilters will want to learn.

Cost: $ 24.00
“AUNT LUCY’S MEDALLION” 2014~2015 QUILT UNIVERSITY

PATTERN: We will be using Lori Smith’s “Aunt Lucy’s Medallion pattern with an 18 inch center. Border One uses 3 inch blocks on point and Border Two uses 6 inch blocks on point. Final quilt size is up to the quilter plus all fabric choices are made by each quilter! Use your stash or buy your choice with your gift card!! CLASSES: *The October class will be ONE HOUR INDIVIDUAL sessions to pick fabrics, discuss fabrics, and discuss the first pattern with tips from the Instructor! Sessions will be held on: Wed, Oct 1, 1-6 pm Thu, Oct 2, 1-5 pm Mon, Oct 6, 12-6 pm. Tue, Oct 7, 1-5 pm Students will need to sign up with the Instructor after the tuition is paid. The rest of the meetings will be held on the third Mondays ~ November 17, 2014, January 19, February 16, March 16, and April 20, 2015. TIMES: 2:00 to 3:00 pm, 3:30 to 4:30 pm, 5:15 to 6:15 pm OR 6:30 to 7:30 pm MAXIMUM: 8 students MAX for 2:00, 3:30, and 5:15 and 4 students for 6:30 with a MIN of 3 per session COST: $275 for SIX classes includes a $190 Gift Certificate to buy fabrics for the quilt top and binding! TEACHER: Barbara Vallone, 262-639-8185, QltingB@gmail.com

Cost: $ 275.00

Software Classes

6D Software

We will inspire you to dream, to design and to create beautiful, personalized embroideries. You won’t believe where it takes you!

Cost: $ 16.00

Specialty/Technique

GARDEN WALL QUILT USING YOUR MACHINE DECORATIVE STITCHES

Would you like to do more with your machine decorative Stitches? Well now you can! Students will learn how to make flowers, ferns, grasses, leaves and even weeds with these stitches. You will design your very own fantasy garden wall hanging. Knowledge on how to use your stitches is necessary. No free motion, hoop, or quilting experience is necessary. Come and learn a fun new technique.

Cost: $ 32.00
CIRCLE WEDGE CHRISTMAS TREESKIRT

Learn how to use the circle wedge ruler to make this stunning tree-skirt. Even if you use the same fabrics as a friend, your skirt will turn out one-of-a-kind. Make one for yourself or to give as a gift to someone special. The class sample is 54” in diameter. If desired, you may make yours larger or smaller. You will need either a 9-degree or 10-degree wedge ruler

Cost: $ 48.00
CLOTHESLINE-BOWLING

Be imaginative and learn to make decorative and usable bowls from clothesline. You will learn the technique to coil and zig-zag stitch together lengths of clothesline, either plain, dyed or fabric wrapped to create a bowl of your choice from a variety of shapes. Fun and easy!

Cost: $ 24.00
DEMYSTIFYING A T-SHIRT PATTERN AND CONSTRUCTING THE T-SHIRT

If you have taken Machine Basics, Beyond Machine Basics I and II, but are not sure how to DECODE a commercial sewing pattern this class is designed with you in mind. Participants will construct part, if not all of the selected pattern.

Cost: $ 32.00
GO PACK GO VEST

Show your team spirit with this appliquéd Packer vest. Truly a one of a kind because you make it!

Cost: $ 32.00
PACKER TIME "QUILLOW"

This is perfect for your room decor during Packer Time! It is a pillow during the week and a blanket at Packer time just to keep you warm during the game. It makes a great gift for that hard to buy for person in your life!

Cost: $ 32.00
POSY PILLOW

Come create your very own 3-D fabric work of art! This pillow/wall hanging can be used as a focus piece in many areas of your home. This project looks difficult but it isn't! You will need to purchase a pattern and some pre-sewing is recommended.

Cost: $ 24.00
PROJECT BAG

This adorable Project Bag is FUN, FUN, FUN! And EASY too! A clear vinyl front lets you see all the gadgets and supplies you will pack inside. This bag is great for crafters who are on the go! You will need to purchase a pattern and a small amount of pre-sewing is recommended.

Cost: $ 24.00
PUMPKIN PARTY BOWL OR NATURAL INSPIRATION LEAF BOWLS

Create an autumn accent for your décor with these fun pumpkin bowls. Use scraps to make your very own creation or use just one fabric. Add the twirly vines and leaf and leaf and you have something special to show off to family and friends. The leaf bowls are an alternative pattern and are constructed in the same manner.

Cost: $ 24.00
SENSATIONAL MACHINE QUILTING

All basics of machine quilting will be covered, including thread, batting, straight machine quilting and free motion quilting. MUST HAVE: a free motion foot AND a walking (even feed)foot.

Cost: $ 40.00
SEWING MACHINE “FOOT BAG” & ACCESORY CASE

This bag has several small compartments to store the all the additional feet for your sewing machine, packages of needles and other small accessories. It rolls up into a convenient carrying case.

Cost: $ 20.00
STITCHER'S GARDEN

This is a block of the month class that features different sewing machine feet and techniques. It is a lecture, demo class. Cost includes pattern for monthly blocks.

Cost: $ 150.00

Yarn Classes

INTRO TO TUNISIAN CROCHET

Learn the skills to make a ribbed scarf including Tunisian simple stitch (TSS), Tunisian knit stitch (TKS) and Tunisian purl stitch (TPS). Must have basic crochet knowledge.

Cost: $ 16.00
OPEN KNIT

We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open knit time. Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting. Bring a friend or meet some new ones. This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hour of uninterrupted knitting time. WHAT A PLEASURE!

Cost: $ FREE
TUNISIAN CROCHET SCARF

“Rogue Ribs” Use your Tunisian crochet skills to make a beautiful ribbed scarf. Before class: Important! Make a swatch to gauge using either worsted weight (size 4) or DK weight (size 3) and an afghan hook that gives desired fabric. MUST HAVE TAKEN INTO TO TUNISIAN CROCHET.

Cost: $ 16.00