Classes

Wednesday, March 20
Diamond Jubilee | 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                     $40 plus tax

Diamond Jubilee is a 68.5" x 68.5" foundation paper pieced kaleidescope of pattern that will appeal to traditionalists as well as those with a more modern aesthetic. Class fee includes pattern, foundation pieces, class and pizza dinner. Kit sold separately ($188.30 plus tax).
Wednesday, March 20
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Thursday, March 21
Table Talk | 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                       $299 plus tax

​Sew centerpiece-worthy table runners and table toppers to celebrate each day and enjoy some recipes to share with your family! These table top projects are designed to grace your table will include pieced projects that can be done with simple sewing room staples. There are quilt-as-you-go projects - excellent "quickies" to whip up for friends and family. There's also a collection of holiday projects, like the festive "Wrap It Up" runner, and some projects made from fabric leftovers, along with creative recipes for those dinner leftovers. It's all there to enjoy...at the table.
Thursday, March 21
Wool Lover's BOM Welcome Home | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                              $10 per session

Grace your home or the home of a loved one with a wool applique wall hanging or table mat that changes every month to match the holiday or the season. Join us for this 12 month block of the month by Buttermilk Basin starting in March. You will begin by making your choice of three "base" options - a wall hanging, table runner, or scalloped mat - to display the "circle motifs" you will stitch each month to create the "O" in HOME. Your instructor will guide and encourage you in monthly classes to help with stitches and provide motivation along the way. Fee includes the base pattern, monthly circle patterns and wool kits, and instruction. We can't wait to reveal a new circle each month throughout the year! Classes will usually meet the last Thursday of the month.
Friday, March 22 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Saturday, March 23
Elna Academy - Lecture | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon $10

Each lecture will introduce a "quilting square", incorporating different sewing techniques.

January: Tucks - Four different types of tucking will be featured.
March: Decorative Ribbons
​May: Circles and Echo Quilting
Saturday, March 23
Elna Academy - Hands On | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                 $16

This "hands on" class is for those who want to make a project applying the sewing techniques discussed in the morning lecture.

​January: The Everything Tote.
March: Chenille Doll Quilt
May: Travel Hanging Bag
Monday, March 25
More Rulerwork " Simple Circle" | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi                               $25

Have fun learning how to stitch the 2” Simple circle from the Westalee Design Sampler set. The center of this whole cloth table runner is a design of overlapping circles which forms a traditional pumpkin seed fill pattern. You will become more skilled on how to read the registration marks on templates. Then expand the design area with echo lines and curved cross hatching. The whole cloth runner lets the beauty of the quilting shine. You will use your Ruler foot, 12” Arc, Spacing Gauge and 2” Simple circle.
Monday, March 25
More Rulerwork "Simple Circle" | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi                           $25

Have fun learning how to stitch the 2” Simple circle from the Westalee Design Sampler set. The center of this whole cloth table runner is a design of overlapping circles which forms a traditional pumpkin seed fill pattern. You will become more skilled on how to read the registration marks on templates. Then expand the design area with echo lines and curved cross hatching. The whole cloth runner lets the beauty of the quilting shine. You will use your Ruler foot, 12” Arc, Spacing Gauge and 2” Simple circle.
Tuesday, March 26
Meals on Wheels Placemats | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Leader: Ann Gedemer                                No Charge

Join Ann and make placemats to be given to participants of the Meals on Wheels program. No experience necessary! Machines can be provided if needed. Fabric is provided.
Wednesday, March 27
Scrap Busters Charm School | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                    $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, March 27
Scrap Busters Charm School | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter         $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, March 27
Spring Birds | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Sandra Kruppstdat                          $24

Let's celebrate Spring and make an imaginary 3-D fanciful bird. They make cute decorations for any room in your house. You will learn how to sew, stuff and make your bird stand. Choose any fabric you like to make this whimsical bird. Fun for all who love birds and love to sew.
Wednesday, March 27
Baby Basics | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Sherry Sinnen                                $16

When a new baby is on the way, there's no better gift you can give than something you made yourself. This lecture class will show you several baby basic items you can make that would be perfect for that new bundle of joy!
Friday, March 29 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Monday, April 1
How To Finish Your Quilt | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone                    $24

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 and more advanced students are welcome.
Monday, April 1
Knitting - Beyond the Basics | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

$160 for the year (No meeting in Sept or Dec)

If you already know how to knit and purl but would like to take your knitting to the next level, come and join us for this year long journey. You will learn increases and decreases, bobbles and buttonholes, short rows and seaming, and MORE!! At the end of our travels, you will have a binder full of class samples and notes.
Monday, April 1
How To Finish Your Quilt | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone $24

​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 and more advanced students are welcome.
Monday, April 1
Knitting - Beyond the Basics | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

$160 for the year (No meeting in Sept or Dec)

If you already know how to knit and purl but would like to take your knitting to the next level, come and join us for this year long journey. You will learn increases and decreases, bobbles and buttonholes, short rows and seaming, and MORE!! At the end of our travels, you will have a binder full of class samples and notes.
Tuesday, April 2
Elaine's Adventures in Quilting: Ultimate Beginner | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Elaine Linn                                         $48

Class 1 of 2

Have you ever wanted to learn to quilt, but didn’t know where to start? This class is the place to begin if you want to gain all of the basic skills needed to tackle quilting in a friendly, fun filled atmosphere! Enjoy learning to read a pattern, selecting fabric, using a rotary cutter, and piecing your fabrics to create your very first quilt top!
Wednesday, April 3
Feather Quilting with Rulers | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi                                          $24

Learn how to use the Westalee Feather template set to stitch elegant feathers! The 4-piece Feather set includes 2", 3", 4" and 5" Feathers which can be stitched with a straight and curved spine. We will practice traditional borders, crossed feathers using all 4 sizes of plumes, and how to place feathers along a curve! This hands-on class will let you build your Ruler-quilting skills!
Wednesday, April 3
Stitchery Club | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                  $5 per session

Join other stitchers who enjoy embroidery, wool applique, English paper piecing, and other hand sewing for a monthly gathering to sew, socialize, share ideas, and learn about new products and techniques. Bring your own projects to work on and enjoy an afternoon or evening (or both!) of sewing, fun and friendship. Start something new or work on UFOs - the choice is yours! Your host, Rita Collen, will be available to help with stitches, suggest supplies, and provide encouragement as you work. Afternoon sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. Evening Sessions will be held on the third Monday of the month.
Wednesday, April 3
Feather Quilting with Rulers | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi                                          $24

Learn how to use the Westalee Feather template set to stitch elegant feathers! The 4-piece Feather set includes 2", 3", 4" and 5" Feathers which can be stitched with a straight and curved spine. We will practice traditional borders, crossed feathers using all 4 sizes of plumes, and how to place feathers along a curve! This hands-on class will let you build your Ruler-quilting skills!
Thursday, April 4
Kimberbell Club | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Thursday, April 4
Kimberbell Club | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Friday, April 5 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Saturday, April 6
Kids Can Sew! Upcycled T-Shirt Bunny | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                           $24

Turn a T-Shirt you have outgrown into a cute and cuddly stuffed bunny to give away as a gift for a special friend or even yourself! This class is suitable for beginners who have some experience using a sewing machine as well as more experienced young sewists.
Monday, April 8
Patchwork Party | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter

$10 per session
2nd Monday of the Month
Monday, April 8
Pennies In My Garden Table Runner | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                               $32

Class 1 of 2

Learn and practice the basic embroidery stitches used in wool applique, and how to easily hand applique perfectly round circles. Whether you are a beginner seeking to learn wool applique techniques, an experienced stitcher looking for a new project, or just a fan of primitive decor, you will enjoy making this easy and relaxing adaptation of a traditional penny rug for your table.
Monday, April 8
Patchwork Party | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter

$10 per session
2nd Monday of the Month
Tuesday, April 9
Angel Gowns | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Colleen Fiore & Sally Falaschi           No Charge

Angel gowns are burial outfits that are provided to grieving parents in the hospitals after they lose a baby. Volunteers are needed to donate their wedding dresses and/or their time to deconstruct these dresses and create beautiful angel gowns for these grieving parents. With your help, we would like to provide these gowns to hospitals in our area. If you cannot donate your time to this cause, please consider donating fabrics, laces, ribbons or trims suitable for these gowns. Patterns can be provided to anyone willing to sew.
Wednesday, April 10
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Donna Schauf                                    No Charge

This group with a cause usually meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Feel free to join in and help make stuffed animals for first responders in our community to distribute to children in crisis or affected by trauma.
Wednesday, April 10
Machine Basics | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Diane Rusch                                     $32

BEGINNER LEVEL: Participants will become familiar with the mechanics of the sewing machine. Students will put to use what they've learned by constructing 2 projects: a pillowcase and a scissor caddy. If time permits a pin cushion will also be constructed. Supplies for the pin cushion project will be provided.
Thursday, April 11
Meals on Wheels Placemats | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Leader: Ann Gedemer                            No Charge

Join Ann and make placemats to be given to participants of the Meals on Wheels program. No experience necessary! Machines can be provided if needed. Fabric is provided.
Friday, April 12 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Monday, April 15
Operation Sock Drawer | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Monday, April 15
Quilt University | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone

​Class 6 of 6

LUSH & TRANQUILITY - YEAR 13 FOR QUILT UNIVERSITY

*Fee includes $200 gift card to buy fabric for quilt top and binding plus 1 pattern and all classes. Featuring two patterns from Wing and a Prayer designs: LUSH has Dresden Plate block while TRANQUILITY has stars and Flying Geese blocks. Choose ONE pattern or BOTH! Use your stash or buy your choice of fabric with your gift card! Initial class in October is a one-on-one with Barbara to pick fabric, discuss the pattern and get personalized tips.

Registration deadline: 9/17/18
Monday, April 15
Quilt University | 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone

​Class 6 of 6

LUSH & TRANQUILITY - YEAR 13 FOR QUILT UNIVERSITY

*Fee includes $200 gift card to buy fabric for quilt top and binding plus 1 pattern and all classes. Featuring two patterns from Wing and a Prayer designs: LUSH has Dresden Plate block while TRANQUILITY has stars and Flying Geese blocks. Choose ONE pattern or BOTH! Use your stash or buy your choice of fabric with your gift card! Initial class in October is a one-on-one with Barbara to pick fabric, discuss the pattern and get personalized tips.

Registration deadline: 9/17/18
Monday, April 15
Quilt University | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone

​Class 6 of 6

LUSH & TRANQUILITY - YEAR 13 FOR QUILT UNIVERSITY

*Fee includes $200 gift card to buy fabric for quilt top and binding plus 1 pattern and all classes. Featuring two patterns from Wing and a Prayer designs: LUSH has Dresden Plate block while TRANQUILITY has stars and Flying Geese blocks. Choose ONE pattern or BOTH! Use your stash or buy your choice of fabric with your gift card! Initial class in October is a one-on-one with Barbara to pick fabric, discuss the pattern and get personalized tips.

Registration deadline: 9/17/18
Monday, April 15
Stitchery Club | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                   $5 per session

Join other stitchers who enjoy embroidery, wool applique, English paper piecing, and other hand sewing for a monthly gathering to sew, socialize, share ideas, and learn about new products and techniques. Bring your own projects to work on and enjoy an afternoon or evening (or both!) of sewing, fun and friendship. Start something new or work on UFOs - the choice is yours! Your host, Rita Collen, will be available to help with stitches, suggest supplies, and provide encouragement as you work. Afternoon sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. Evening Sessions will be held on the third Monday of the month.
Tuesday, April 16
How Do I Quit This With My Rulers? | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi                                         $24

Not sure how to quilt your finished quilt tops? This design class will let you audition designs on your top without doing a single stitch. Bring one or more of your completed quilt tops plus your rulers to start planning the quilt designs. We will be using the NEW Westalee Designer Kit which includes acrylic plate, paper sheets, design pens and stitching line discs. Bring a phone or camera to save your ideas for quilting at home. No sewing machine required.
Tuesday, April 16
Elaine's Adventures in Quilting: Ultimate Beginner | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Elaine Linn                                      $48

Class 2 of 2

Have you ever wanted to learn to quilt, but didn’t know where to start? This class is the place to begin if you want to gain all of the basic skills needed to tackle quilting in a friendly, fun filled atmosphere! Enjoy learning to read a pattern, selecting fabric, using a rotary cutter, and piecing your fabrics to create your very first quilt top!
Wednesday, April 17
Creative Grids Diamond Ruler: Twirl-n-Spin Runner | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                      $20

Stars twirl and spin across this fun table runner made easy with the Creative Grids Diamond Ruler. Join Karin for this lecture class and learn how to make this lively table runner! Kits will be available for $28.25 plus tax or choose your own fabric.
Wednesday, April 17
Itty Bitty Button Pictures Wool Applique' | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                    $24

Learn the basic stitches of wool applique and embroidery or simply have fun making a quick and easy project with wool scraps and buttons. These 4” x 6” pieces can be completed in just a few hours and are perfect for beginners or anyone who loves working with wool.
Wednesday, April 17
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Friday, April 19 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Saturday, April 20
Itty Bitty Button Pictures Wool Applique' | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $24

Learn the basic stitches of wool applique and embroidery or simply have fun making a quick and easy project with wool scraps and buttons. These 4” x 6” pieces can be completed in just a few hours and are perfect for beginners or anyone who loves working with wool.
Monday, April 22
Kimberbell: Make Yourself at Home | 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                  $99 plus tax

Make Yourself at Home!
 
It’s an invitation to pull up a chair and stay for dinner. Or, permission to prop your feet on the couch and rest your head on the pillows. It’s the kindest way to say, “You are welcome here.” 

Adorn your home with machine embroidery projects from this book; including dimensional chenille plants, Mylar and vinyl windows, a “quilt” hanging from a row of trees, and more.
 
Monday, April 22
Binding Basics | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone                               $24

Come learn five basic binding variations. Students will understand how to do all five then they will complete the basic binding on their sample to learn how to make every quilt lay flat and have accurate corners.
Monday, April 22
Pennies In My Garden Table Runner | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                 $32

Class 2 of 2

Learn and practice the basic embroidery stitches used in wool applique, and how to easily hand applique perfectly round circles. Whether you are a beginner seeking to learn wool applique techniques, an experienced stitcher looking for a new project, or just a fan of primitive decor, you will enjoy making this easy and relaxing adaptation of a traditional penny rug for your table.
Wednesday, April 24
Scrap Busters Charm School | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                 $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, April 24
UFO Time with Barb Vallone | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone                     $15

This class is for anyone who has taken one or more classes with Barb since 2002! You will have time to bring one project closer to DONE in this workshop. You will also get good ideas to finish more projects at home!
Wednesday, April 24
Scrap Busters Charm School | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                       $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, April 24
UFO Time with Barb Vallone | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone                       $15

This class is for anyone who has taken one or more classes with Barb since 2002! You will have time to bring one project closer to DONE in this workshop. You will also get good ideas to finish more projects at home!
Thursday, April 25
Table Talk | 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                            $299 plus tax

​Sew centerpiece-worthy table runners and table toppers to celebrate each day and enjoy some recipes to share with your family! These table top projects are designed to grace your table will include pieced projects that can be done with simple sewing room staples. There are quilt-as-you-go projects - excellent "quickies" to whip up for friends and family. There's also a collection of holiday projects, like the festive "Wrap It Up" runner, and some projects made from fabric leftovers, along with creative recipes for those dinner leftovers. It's all there to enjoy...at the table.
Thursday, April 25
Wool Lover's BOM Welcome Home | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                     $10 per session

Grace your home or the home of a loved one with a wool applique wall hanging or table mat that changes every month to match the holiday or the season. Join us for this 12 month block of the month by Buttermilk Basin starting in March. You will begin by making your choice of three "base" options - a wall hanging, table runner, or scalloped mat - to display the "circle motifs" you will stitch each month to create the "O" in HOME. Your instructor will guide and encourage you in monthly classes to help with stitches and provide motivation along the way. Fee includes the base pattern, monthly circle patterns and wool kits, and instruction. We can't wait to reveal a new circle each month throughout the year! Classes will usually meet the last Thursday of the month.
Friday, April 26 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Friday, April 26
Quilts for Soldiers and Those in Need | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Nancy Larsen & Sherry Sinnen        No Charge

This group with a cause meets monthly to create quilts for Soldiers/Veterans and others in need. Feel free to join in and make a quilt for someone who has served our country or has a need.
Monday, April 29
Zipper Workshop | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Diane Rusch                                       $32

This class will feature ZIPPERS! You will construct 2 projects using a traditional zipper application. In addition you will learn how easy it is to install an INVISIBLE zipper in a 16" decorator pilow cover.
Tuesday, April 30
More RulerWork Quilting: Jubilee Runner | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi                                           $25

Take your Ruler Work quilting to the next level, with new templates. The Westalee Mini Baptist Fan template 4-piece set is great to use as an all over pattern and as a border! The pre-printed runner is perfect to quilt in sections. The inner panel, a border and the outer section are quilted with different designs including simple 1” crosshatching. Skills you can use on your other quilt projects.
Find the Jubilee Runner at the Elmwood Fabric Gallery and order the new template set to get started and have it finished before Mother’s Day!

Pre-requisite: You must have attended the basic Ruler Work Template Sampler class.
 
Wednesday, May 1
Stitchery Club | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                             $5 per session

Join other stitchers who enjoy embroidery, wool applique, English paper piecing, and other hand sewing for a monthly gathering to sew, socialize, share ideas, and learn about new products and techniques. Bring your own projects to work on and enjoy an afternoon or evening (or both!) of sewing, fun and friendship. Start something new or work on UFOs - the choice is yours! Your host, Rita Collen, will be available to help with stitches, suggest supplies, and provide encouragement as you work. Afternoon sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. Evening Sessions will be held on the third Monday of the month.
Thursday, May 2
Kimberbell Club | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Thursday, May 2
Kimberbell Club | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Friday, May 3 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Tuesday, May 7
Angel Gowns | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Colleen Fiore & Sally Falaschi         No Charge

Angel gowns are burial outfits that are provided to grieving parents in the hospitals after they lose a baby. Volunteers are needed to donate their wedding dresses and/or their time to deconstruct these dresses and create beautiful angel gowns for these grieving parents. With your help, we would like to provide these gowns to hospitals in our area. If you cannot donate your time to this cause, please consider donating fabrics, laces, ribbons or trims suitable for these gowns. Patterns can be provided to anyone willing to sew.
Wednesday, May 8
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Donna Schauf                                No Charge

This group with a cause usually meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Feel free to join in and help make stuffed animals for first responders in our community to distribute to children in crisis or affected by trauma.
Thursday, May 9
Table Talk | 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                     $299 plus tax

​Sew centerpiece-worthy table runners and table toppers to celebrate each day and enjoy some recipes to share with your family! These table top projects are designed to grace your table will include pieced projects that can be done with simple sewing room staples. There are quilt-as-you-go projects - excellent "quickies" to whip up for friends and family. There's also a collection of holiday projects, like the festive "Wrap It Up" runner, and some projects made from fabric leftovers, along with creative recipes for those dinner leftovers. It's all there to enjoy...at the table.
Friday, May 10 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Friday, May 10
Quilts for Soldiers for Those in Need | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Nancy Larsen                        No Charge

This group with a cause meets monthly to create quilts for Soldiers/Veterans and others in need. Feel free to join in and make a quilt for someone who has served our country or has a need.
Saturday, May 11
Kids Can Sew! Surprise Gifts for Mom! | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                $24

Surprise Mom, Grandma, or your friends with cute and practical gifts you made yourself! You'll practice new sewing skills while making three easy (secret) projects that the special women in your life will love recieiving! This class is suitable for beginners who have some experience using a sewing machine as well as more experienced young sewists.
Saturday, May 11
Ruler Work Demo Day with Trunk Show | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor: Jo Jacobi

Stop in to see how to use the Westalee Rulers and Template on your domestic sewing machine. Learn about the special Ruler foot available for all types of home sewing machines. See proper machine set up that makes it possible to quilt like you have a long arm. See how easy it is to stitch with rulers templates. You will be impressed how precise they make my Free Motion Quilting. Lines are straight and circles are round! Just by repeating stitching simple shapes or lines you get a complex looking motif on your quilt. Echo lines and background fills are also fun and easy.
Monday, May 13
Patchwork Party | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter

$10 per session
2nd Monday of the Month
Monday, May 13
Patchwork Party | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter

$10 per session
2nd Monday of the Month
Wednesday, May 15
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Friday, May 17 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Saturday, May 18
Featherweight Friends | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Leader: Barbara Vallone No Charge

​Dedicated to owners (or potential owners) of Vintage Singer Featherweight Sewing Machines from the 1930's to the 1970's. Programs will be chosen by "Friends" and could include topics such as: How to Clean and Oil Your Machine, Different Feet Available, Small Projects as a Group.
Monday, May 20
Operation Sock Drawer | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Monday, May 20
Stitchery Club | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                      $5 per session

Join other stitchers who enjoy embroidery, wool applique, English paper piecing, and other hand sewing for a monthly gathering to sew, socialize, share ideas, and learn about new products and techniques. Bring your own projects to work on and enjoy an afternoon or evening (or both!) of sewing, fun and friendship. Start something new or work on UFOs - the choice is yours! Your host, Rita Collen, will be available to help with stitches, suggest supplies, and provide encouragement as you work. Afternoon sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. Evening Sessions will be held on the third Monday of the month.
Wednesday, May 22
Strip Therapy - Bevelled | 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                      $25 includes pizza

Create this optical illusion qult with postiive and negative blocks that give this qult great dimension.
Friday, May 24 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Saturday, May 25
Elna Academy - Lecture | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                     $10

Each lecture will introduce a "quilting square", incorporating different sewing techniques.

January: Tucks - Four different types of tucking will be featured.
March: Decorative Ribbons
May: Circles and Echo Quilting
Saturday, May 25
Elna Academy - Hands On | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                  $16

This "hands on" class is for those who want to make a project applying the sewing techniques discussed in the morning lecture.

​January: The Everything Tote.
March: Chenille Doll Quilt
May: Travel Hanging Bag
Wednesday, May 29
Scrap Busters Charm School | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                               $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, May 29
Scrap Busters Charm School | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                  $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Thursday, May 30
Wool Lover's BOM Welcome Home | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                              $10 per session

Grace your home or the home of a loved one with a wool applique wall hanging or table mat that changes every month to match the holiday or the season. Join us for this 12 month block of the month by Buttermilk Basin starting in March. You will begin by making your choice of three "base" options - a wall hanging, table runner, or scalloped mat - to display the "circle motifs" you will stitch each month to create the "O" in HOME. Your instructor will guide and encourage you in monthly classes to help with stitches and provide motivation along the way. Fee includes the base pattern, monthly circle patterns and wool kits, and instruction. We can't wait to reveal a new circle each month throughout the year! Classes will usually meet the last Thursday of the month.
Friday, May 31 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Wednesday, June 5
Stitchery Club | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                             $5 per session

Join other stitchers who enjoy embroidery, wool applique, English paper piecing, and other hand sewing for a monthly gathering to sew, socialize, share ideas, and learn about new products and techniques. Bring your own projects to work on and enjoy an afternoon or evening (or both!) of sewing, fun and friendship. Start something new or work on UFOs - the choice is yours! Your host, Rita Collen, will be available to help with stitches, suggest supplies, and provide encouragement as you work. Afternoon sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. Evening Sessions will be held on the third Monday of the month.
Thursday, June 6
Kimberbell Club | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Thursday, June 6
Kimberbell Club | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Friday, June 7 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Monday, June 10
Patchwork Party | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter

$10 per session
2nd Monday of the Month
Monday, June 10
Patchwork Party | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter

$10 per session
2nd Monday of the Month
Tuesday, June 11
Angel Gowns | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Colleen Fiore & Sally Falaschi          No Charge

Angel gowns are burial outfits that are provided to grieving parents in the hospitals after they lose a baby. Volunteers are needed to donate their wedding dresses and/or their time to deconstruct these dresses and create beautiful angel gowns for these grieving parents. With your help, we would like to provide these gowns to hospitals in our area. If you cannot donate your time to this cause, please consider donating fabrics, laces, ribbons or trims suitable for these gowns. Patterns can be provided to anyone willing to sew.
Wednesday, June 12
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Donna Schauf                            No Charge

This group with a cause usually meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Feel free to join in and help make stuffed animals for first responders in our community to distribute to children in crisis or affected by trauma.
Friday, June 14 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Monday, June 17
Operation Sock Drawer | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Monday, June 17
Stitchery Club | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                   $5 per session

Join other stitchers who enjoy embroidery, wool applique, English paper piecing, and other hand sewing for a monthly gathering to sew, socialize, share ideas, and learn about new products and techniques. Bring your own projects to work on and enjoy an afternoon or evening (or both!) of sewing, fun and friendship. Start something new or work on UFOs - the choice is yours! Your host, Rita Collen, will be available to help with stitches, suggest supplies, and provide encouragement as you work. Afternoon sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month. Evening Sessions will be held on the third Monday of the month.
Wednesday, June 19
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Friday, June 21 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Wednesday, June 26
Scrap Busters Charm School | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, June 26
Scrap Busters Charm School | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                  $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Thursday, June 27
Wool Lover's BOM Welcome Home | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                             $10 per session

Grace your home or the home of a loved one with a wool applique wall hanging or table mat that changes every month to match the holiday or the season. Join us for this 12 month block of the month by Buttermilk Basin starting in March. You will begin by making your choice of three "base" options - a wall hanging, table runner, or scalloped mat - to display the "circle motifs" you will stitch each month to create the "O" in HOME. Your instructor will guide and encourage you in monthly classes to help with stitches and provide motivation along the way. Fee includes the base pattern, monthly circle patterns and wool kits, and instruction. We can't wait to reveal a new circle each month throughout the year! Classes will usually meet the last Thursday of the month.
Friday, June 28 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Friday, July 5 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Tuesday, July 9
Angel Gowns | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Colleen Fiore & Sally Falaschi        No Charge

Angel gowns are burial outfits that are provided to grieving parents in the hospitals after they lose a baby. Volunteers are needed to donate their wedding dresses and/or their time to deconstruct these dresses and create beautiful angel gowns for these grieving parents. With your help, we would like to provide these gowns to hospitals in our area. If you cannot donate your time to this cause, please consider donating fabrics, laces, ribbons or trims suitable for these gowns. Patterns can be provided to anyone willing to sew.
Wednesday, July 10
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor: Donna Schauf                             No Charge

This group with a cause usually meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Feel free to join in and help make stuffed animals for first responders in our community to distribute to children in crisis or affected by trauma.
Thursday, July 11
Kimberbell Club | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Thursday, July 11
Kimberbell Club | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Friday, July 12 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Monday, July 15
Operation Sock Drawer | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Wednesday, July 17
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Lisa Wilson

No Charge (except for kits)

Third Monday or Wednesday of the Month

Come and meet the third Monday or Wednesday of the month with other people who love to knit socks. We will have four kits a year to purchase to do knit-alongs together. Join us for a relaxing ninety minutes spent with other sock-minded people.
Friday, July 19 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Thursday, July 25
Wool Lover's BOM Welcome Home | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                           $10 per session

Grace your home or the home of a loved one with a wool applique wall hanging or table mat that changes every month to match the holiday or the season. Join us for this 12 month block of the month by Buttermilk Basin starting in March. You will begin by making your choice of three "base" options - a wall hanging, table runner, or scalloped mat - to display the "circle motifs" you will stitch each month to create the "O" in HOME. Your instructor will guide and encourage you in monthly classes to help with stitches and provide motivation along the way. Fee includes the base pattern, monthly circle patterns and wool kits, and instruction. We can't wait to reveal a new circle each month throughout the year! Classes will usually meet the last Thursday of the month.
Friday, July 26 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Wednesday, July 31
Scrap Busters Charm School | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                   $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, July 31
Scrap Busters Charm School | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                      $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Thursday, August 1
Kimberbell Club | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Thursday, August 1
Kimberbell Club | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Friday, August 2 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Friday, August 9 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Tuesday, August 13
Angel Gowns | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Colleen Fiore & Sally Falaschi          No Charge 

Angel gowns are burial outfits that are provided to grieving parents in the hospitals after they lose a baby. Volunteers are needed to donate their wedding dresses and/or their time to deconstruct these dresses and create beautiful angel gowns for these grieving parents. With your help, we would like to provide these gowns to hospitals in our area. If you cannot donate your time to this cause, please consider donating fabrics, laces, ribbons or trims suitable for these gowns. Patterns can be provided to anyone willing to sew.
Friday, August 16 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Saturday, August 17
Featherweight Friends | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Leader: Barbara Vallone No Charge

​Dedicated to owners (or potential owners) of Vintage Singer Featherweight Sewing Machines from the 1930's to the 1970's. Programs will be chosen by "Friends" and could include topics such as: How to Clean and Oil Your Machine, Different Feet Available, Small Projects as a Group.
Friday, August 23 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Wednesday, August 28
Scrap Busters Charm School | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Wednesday, August 28
Scrap Busters Charm School | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                          $150 plus tax

Join Karin at her Charm School where you will learn to work with precut charm squares, and if your wish, use fat quarters or "bust your stash" to make 5" x 5" squares. As you progress through Charm School, you'll practice techniques you have already learned and also learn new ones! Each project builds and expands upon the prior techniques, so you are in for a year of fun, learning, and scrap busting! Join for the year and the book is free!
Thursday, August 29
Wool Lover's BOM Welcome Home | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                  $10 per session

Grace your home or the home of a loved one with a wool applique wall hanging or table mat that changes every month to match the holiday or the season. Join us for this 12 month block of the month by Buttermilk Basin starting in March. You will begin by making your choice of three "base" options - a wall hanging, table runner, or scalloped mat - to display the "circle motifs" you will stitch each month to create the "O" in HOME. Your instructor will guide and encourage you in monthly classes to help with stitches and provide motivation along the way. Fee includes the base pattern, monthly circle patterns and wool kits, and instruction. We can't wait to reveal a new circle each month throughout the year! Classes will usually meet the last Thursday of the month.
Friday, August 30 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Thursday, September 5
Kimberbell Club | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Thursday, September 5
Kimberbell Club | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter $199 plus tax

This monthly club is for those who own an embroidery machine. Every month Karin discusses and demos a different technique using a special design project straight out of the Kimberbell Design Studio! Class fee includes printed color instruction sheets, a USB Stick with each month’s design, plus a fabric and accessory kit to complete each project. Join us for machine embroidery tricks, tips, techniques and lots of Kimberbell projects!!

Preregistration required.
Friday, September 6 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!

 
Tuesday, September 10
Angel Gowns | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Colleen Fiore & Sally Falaschi       No Charge

Angel gowns are burial outfits that are provided to grieving parents in the hospitals after they lose a baby. Volunteers are needed to donate their wedding dresses and/or their time to deconstruct these dresses and create beautiful angel gowns for these grieving parents. With your help, we would like to provide these gowns to hospitals in our area. If you cannot donate your time to this cause, please consider donating fabrics, laces, ribbons or trims suitable for these gowns. Patterns can be provided to anyone willing to sew.
Friday, September 13 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm

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 hours of uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!!