Events

Inspiration Social

In only 4 hours, you will experience embroidery on every level and acquire the confidence to tackle any embroidery challenge with ease. During the interactive hooping clinic the DIME consultant will share her inside secrets for transforming mundane stitches into show-stopping embroidery.

Cost: $ 29.00
Stashbuster Sewing

You know all that fabric that you have and you keep saying you need to sew it up? We have a fun day planned and will give you some great ideas of what you can do with that fabric. Join Claudia for SEWING and blast that stash!

Cost: $ 5.00

Learn to Use...

Learn to Use the Hexagon Trim Tool

Each month we will have a class on a Creative Grids ruler. The class will be geared towards learning to use the tool and not necessarily making a specific project, but we will have project ideas for you. Our first learn to use class will be on the Hexagon Trim Tool.

Cost: $ 15.00

Monthly Gatherings

A Year of Love Club

Over the course of the year, you'll receive 13 full color patterns for small gift type projects and 13 delicious recipes. Patterns will be handed out at Demo & Dessert. We'll also show a sample and have kits available.

Cost: $ 30.00
Create with Embroidery

Learn a new machine embroidery technique each month through video tutorials. Each video explains the project and step by step how tos.

Cost: $ 6.00
Hand Stitcher's Club

Gather together with other handstitchers to exchange ideas, share stitch knowledge, and have fun while working on projects of your choice. Cindy will be available for encouragement.

Cost: $ 5.00
PhD Study Hour

PhD is for anyone who has unfinished projects less than 50% done. Register your unfinished projects by bringing them to the shop on Thursdays between 4-6 pm. Each time you complete one of these projects, you may enter a drawing to win a $25.00 gift card. Drawing will occur twice a year in June and December at our PhD party. Finished projects will be check on Thursdays between 4-6 pm. Sign up is required each week to reserve your sewing space. There is no charge.

Cost: $ FREE
Sewn Seeds (Embroidery Block of the Month)

Lynda and Annie have done it again with this outstanding quilt. Choose to do the on point Premier Quilt or the Sampler Version. Each month you will get the files for both. Each block is pieced, quilted, and decorative stitched all in the embroidery hoop.

Cost: $ 130.00
Simple Whatnots

Simple Whatnots is a six month club of miniature quilts (nothing will be bigger than 40" square). Each month we will meet to talk about the next project, Claudia will share tips, tricks, and new products. We'll also share show and tell and enjoy some coffee and snacks.

Stitcher's Society

Stitcher's Society is a group for hand embroiders (beginners and those with experience). Each month we'll be learning new stitches and making gorgeous wool appliques on hexagons (wool, cotton, or flannel backgrounds).

Cost: $ 180.00

Quilt It Classes

Beginning Quilting

At the end of the 4 sessions, you will have learned the basic skills of quilt making: fabric selection, rotary cutting, accurate piecing, and adding borders. Come to the first class prepared to purchase your fabric and tools. 20% discount will be given for purchases made in first class. No experience necessary.

Cost: $ 75.00
Cathedral Window Wall Hanging/Runner

This is a stunning design that can be done with three fabrics or a variety of scraps. Dianne will be showing you the folding and sewing techniques to create this beautiful project. You will learn how to finish your project with self piping binding.

Cost: $ 25.00
Eat Placemat

Learn how to paper piece simple alphabet letters to make a fun placemat. We will provide the letters printed on foundation paper for the class. The book, Quilt Talk, is required for the class.

Cost: $ 15.00

Sewing Machine & Software Classes

Embroidery Basics

(for all machines that do hooped computerized embroidery) This class will cover the basics of machine embroidery which includes machine functions, thread selection, stabilizer selection and positioning designs.

Explore your Sewing Machine-Computerized

Explore the features and stitches of your new machine. You will stitch samples of the utility stitches, buttonhole(s) and basic sewing techniques.

Cost: $ FREE
Introduction to Quilting on the Crown Jewel

The class will cover how to load your quilt onto the Crown Jewel Quilt Frame and do free motion quilting.

Cost: $ 130.00

Youth Sewing

Youth Sewing: Youth Skirt

Christal will be teaching a simple elastic waist skirt. Class fee $5.00 plus skirt fabric. Elastic will be provided. Christal will be available from 12-1 to help you choose your skirt fabric.

Cost: $ 5.00