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Guide Class 2

We will explore creative uses for your new Baby Lock machine. The decorative sewing techniques that will be covered are applique, twin needle sewing, heirloom sewing, and free motion quilting. If you had additional feet included with your machine that were not covered in class 1, please bring them and we will cover them in this class.

Serger 2 with Jet Air Threading

We will learn gathering, rolled hem, flatlock, stitching, decorative stitches, and many other techniques. We will also experiment with decorative threads.

Double Dip

Take a double dip with the 60 Double-Strip Ruler from Creative Grids or use the template included in the pattern to make this beautiful quilt. Made using 2 1/2" strips - No Y-seams are needed. You will also need to purchase a pre-made kit of gorgeous batik fabrics.

Feb 27
Monday Open Sewing
Mar 1
Learn Your Sewing Machine
Mar 2
Guide Class 1

Classes


Wreaths aren't just for Christmas anymore! Join us to create your own springtime fabric wreath. Kits of 3 different fabric options are available for purchase.

Cost: $ 50.00
Learn quilting techniques with this beginner's quilting class. You will learn how to quickly and accurately use a rotary cutter, piece strips together with a quarter inch seam, square up blocks, and add borders to your quilt top. At the end of class you will have a completed quilt top. This class takes place over 4 sessions.

Cost: $ 60.00
Enjoy creating scenes of feathered friends in the wild as you piece a variety of quilt blocks, including Ohio Star, Flying Geese, Pinwheels, and more. This is a 6-month block-of-the-month class, with both Saturday and weekday class options.

Cost: $ 10.00
This 6-session class uses a pattern and beautiful new line of fabrics created by Sarah J. Maxwell. Two cool and relaxing greys are available as background options (dark option pictured here). Finished quilt size is 97.5 inches by 97.5 inches.

Cost: $ 20.00
Destiny Club - for owners of Destiny I and Destiny II sewing/embroidery machines

Cost: $ 20.00
Take a double dip with the 60 Double-Strip Ruler from Creative Grids or use the template included in the pattern to make this beautiful quilt. Made using 2 1/2" strips - No Y-seams are needed. You will also need to purchase a pre-made kit of gorgeous batik fabrics.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn how to embroider with your new Baby Lock embroidery machine. We will learn hooping techniques, placement, correct stabilizer usage, correct bobbin and top thread, problem solving and more.

Cost: $ FREE
This whimsical, sweet quilt features the Creative Grids Starburst 30 degree ruler. You will finish piecing this fun and fresh quilt just in time for the "first blush" of Spring!

Cost: $ 20.00
Do you want to get some work done on your sewing projects in a fun, creative, and helpful environment? Join us for one of our Friday Open Sew days! We'll be offering this open sewing session every 4th Friday of the month, from 11am - 4pm. There is no fee - but sign up today. We have limited seating and spots will fill up quickly!

Cost: $ FREE
Learn the basics for your new Baby Lock machine. This will include maintenance, threading, bobbin winding, tension settings, proper use of feet, thread and needle theory, do's and don'ts of proper sewing techniques, and more!

Cost: $ FREE
We will explore creative uses for your new Baby Lock machine. The decorative sewing techniques that will be covered are applique, twin needle sewing, heirloom sewing, and free motion quilting. If you had additional feet included with your machine that were not covered in class 1, please bring them and we will cover them in this class.

Cost: $ FREE
This modern quilt is sure to delight those who love "scrappy style" and splashes of color. Join us once a month to complete a block of this fun and addictive quilt. We'll meet the 3rd Saturday of every month for 10 months (June 2016 - March 2017).

Cost: $ 15.00
Do you have a sewing machine at home that you're not sure how to use? We can help! Bring your machine, accessories, and owner's manual (if you have it), and we will teach you how to operate your sewing machine.

Cost: $ 35.00
Monday Open Sewing

Cost: $ FREE
Are you ready for a fun quilt adventure? Create a mystery quilt over 10 class sessions. Enjoy the fabrics and piecing process and get ready to be surprised with your finished queen size quilt top! Quilt style is modern.

Cost: $ 15.00
Saturday Serger Club: March 2017 (Class Project TBD)

Cost: $ 20.00
Guide class to learn your serger. In this class we will learn basic threading and many serging techniques. Come with four different colored threads.

Cost: $ 35.00
We will learn gathering, rolled hem, flatlock, stitching, decorative stitches, and many other techniques. We will also experiment with decorative threads.

Cost: $ 35.00
This class features techniques such as multi-hooping and in the hoop applique.

Cost: $ 25.00
This approximately 10 session class (set to student's pace) will introduce you to a wide variety of decorative sewing and quilting techniques. The finished quilt will be 61" x 83". You will experience many different feet and utilize a wide variety of decorative stitches and threads on the sewing machine. You can choose to join this ongoing class at any time - or we can notify you before our next series of the class begins.

Cost: $ 20.00
Turn your t-shirts into a fun quilt! Using 12 t-shirts and 7 coordinating fabrics, you'll make a quilt top with a modified nine-patch design.

Cost: $ 45.00
This tuffet would make the perfect footstool for your home! (Or a fun seat for a little one in your life!) Finished size is 18 inches across and 11 inches tall.

Cost: $ 50.00
Make this dramatic and stylish quilt top in 4 months. In addition to standard piecing, you will also be doing English paper piecing. At each one-hour class session you will work on the English paper piecing (hand sewing), and you will do the machine piecing at home.

Cost: $ 10.00

Class FAQ's


When does each class take place?
Click on each class title to see what days and times it will be offered.

How do I register?

Call us at 630-208-6789 to let us know which class you would like to attend and we will reserve a spot for you.

How do I pay?
Payment is required at the time you sign up for the class. We are able to accept credit card payments over the phone (Visa and Mastercard only).

What do I need to bring?
Click on each class title to see what equipment and materials are needed for your class.

Private Lessons


Are you new to sewing? Or do you need one-on-one help with a project?
Call us to schedule a private lesson!

At this time we offer lessons for adults only (lessons for teens and older kids on a case-by-case basis).
Lessons take place at Creative Sewing Center and are $25 per one hour of lesson time.

Call today to learn more!
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