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Beginning Quilting

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 3 sessions.

Learn Your Sewing Machine

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.

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.

Jan 27
Friday Open Sewing
Jan 28
Embroidery Guide Class
Jan 28
Beginning Quilting

Classes


Learn the basics of sewing as you create this sleek, slim bag - perfect for tucking in your laptop or tablet when you're on the go. Fabrics, materials, and pattern are included in the cost of this one-time, two-hour class.

Cost: $ 90.00
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 3 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, from January to June.

Cost: $ 10.00
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, from January to June.

Cost: $ 10.00
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, from January to June.

Cost: $ 20.00
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, from January to June.

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
You will learn different techniques for quilting together your quilt top, batting, and backing. The kit includes fabric for top and backing plus batting for you to make a sample and practice quilting techniques. (We will not create an actual project in this class.)

Cost: $ 35.00
Do you have an embroidery machine at home that you're not sure how to use? We can help! Bring your machine, embroidery unit, accessories, hoops, and owner's manual (if you have it), and we will teach you how to operate your embroidery machine.

Cost: $ 35.00
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
Calling all kids! Learn the basics of sewing as you create this fun, monkey print pillow! Sewing machines will be available for students to use in class.

Cost: $ 30.00
Join us once a month for this 9-month class as we work through this gorgeous and detailed quilt, using bright batik fabrics. Each month's class session is only $5 and the fabric kit for each month's large block is $30. We will be running a midday and evening session of this demo class on the 3rd Thursday of each month.

Cost: $ 5.00
Join us once a month for this 9-month class as we work through this gorgeous and detailed quilt, using nature-inspired batik fabrics. Each month's class session is only $5 and the fabric kit for each month's large block is $30. We will be running a weekday and weekend session of this class.

Cost: $ 5.00
Join our monthly serger club class! Learn a new serging technique and make a complete project. Every month's class is different! February project TBD... please call if you are interested in being put on our Serger Club Email List!

Cost: $ 20.00
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

Saturday Serger Club


Come join the fun in our Saturday Serger Club! Starting in May, we will have a great time every month learning a new technique and a new project. 

Saturday Serger Club will meet the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10:30am - 12:30pm. Each class session is $20 plus cost of supplies and pattern.

Class size is limited to ten each month, so be sure to register early! Registration is required for each month's class. 

Click on each serger class name in the class list above to learn more details about each project and supplies needed.

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!

We offer lessons for adults as well as children (ages 6 and up).
Lessons take place at Creative Sewing Center and last for 1.5 - 2 hours for a cost of $25 per lesson.

Call today to learn more!
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