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Halloween Haberdashery

This is a fun Halloween quilt made using Witch Hat (and a few pumpkin) quilt blocks! The blocks on the quilt are traditionally pieced - no paper-piecing required. You will complete the top of this quilt in this class.

Friday Open Sewing

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! There is no fee - but sign up today. We have limited seating and spots will fill up quickly!

The Jen Wallet

Denise has sampled tons of wallet patterns, and this is her absolute favorite! This slim beauty will tuck into your purse easily and hold plenty of cards and cash - there is even a small zipper pocket for change.

Sep 29
Guide Class 1
Oct 1
Beginning Quilting 101
Oct 2
Beginning Quilting 102

Classes


Learn quilting techniques with this first class in our beginner's quilting series. 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.

Cost: $ 75.00
This is the second class in our Beginning Quilting series. In addition to refining the skills you learned in Quilting 101, you will also learn how to piece 1/2 square triangles, assemble different types of blocks, and add sashing. At the end of this class, you will have completed the top of this quilt.

Cost: $ 90.00
Learn how to bind your quilted projects. You will learn how to cut both cross grain and bias binding strips and prepare them for binding. Try out two different ways to attach your binding to your quilt, and learn how to miter the corners.

Cost: $ 35.00
The Blue Onion swirling blocks are made from a variety of contrasting prints. To change it up - make them out of any 12 contrasting prints that you like. The arcs are long and gentle which makes them easy to sew. Kits are available.

Cost: $ 60.00
Destiny Club Nov. 2018: Thurs.

Cost: $ 30.00
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
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! There is no fee - but sign up today. We have limited seating and spots will fill up quickly!

Cost: $ FREE
Graphic Gems BOM Quilt (Saturday Series) - Pay for the full class series ahead of time and save $20! Each class session is $10 individually, or pay $70 for the full series ahead of time (9 classes total).

Cost: $ 70.00
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 is a fun Halloween quilt made using Witch Hat (and a few pumpkin) quilt blocks! The blocks on the quilt are traditionally pieced - no paper-piecing required. You will complete the top of this quilt in this class.

Cost: $ 60.00
This fun, embroidered quilt by Kimberbell Designs includes unique dimensional embellishments that really make your quilt top stand out. Join us for a 6-month class as we assemble the embroidered quilt top.

Cost: $ 120.00
This block of the month quilt includes plenty of embroidered applique details that add Christmas magic! Over 10 sessions (Feb. - Nov.) you will construct the top of this quilt. Kits are available - choose a border fabric with white or black background. Kits also include extra details like vinyl (for the snowglobes) and mylar (for the strand of embroidered lights).

Cost: $ 200.00
You will learn different techniques for quilting together your quilt top, batting, and backing. You will work with a 22-inch square sample piece - we will not create an actual project in this class.

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
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
Denise has sampled tons of wallet patterns, and this is her absolute favorite! This slim beauty will tuck into your purse easily and hold plenty of cards and cash - there is even a small zipper pocket for change.

Cost: $ 30.00
Days for Girls is changing the status quo for girls across the globe, through menstrual care solutions, health education, and income-generation opportunities. Join us as we support these efforts and prep menstrual care kits! We will have supplies and machines available. Possible tasks include cutting fabric, ironing, sewing, and serging. Stay for as little or long as you like!

Cost: $ FREE
Make 3 exclusive (and adorable!) Fall-themed projects in this full-day machine embroidery event. This event takes place at our store in Geneva, IL. Kimberbell kit and lunch included!

Cost: $ 109.00
Make 3 exclusive (and adorable!) Christmas-themed projects in this full-day machine embroidery event. This event takes place at our store in Geneva, IL. Kimberbell kit and lunch included!

Cost: $ 109.00
Make exclusive (and adorable!) Fall and Christmas themed projects in this 2-day machine embroidery event. This event takes place at Elburn Lions Club in Elburn, IL. Kimberbell kits and lunch both days included!

Cost: $ 219.00
Join our NEW Monthly Kimberbell Exclusives Club! A new design every month - from April 2018 to March 2019.

Cost: $ 30.00
Kimberbell Exclusive: Dec. 2018 (Sat.)

Cost: $ 20.00
Kimberbell Exclusive: November 2018 (Sat.)

Cost: $ 20.00
Kimberbell Exclusive: October 2018 (Sat.)

Cost: $ 20.00

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, Mastercard, Discover, American Express).

What do I need to bring?
Click on each class title to see what equipment and materials are needed for your class. If you do not see a supply list or you have questions, please contact creativesewingcenter@gmail.com.

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 $30 per one hour of lesson time ($40 per hour if working with store owner, Lisa Flyte).

Call today to learn more!
(630) 208-6789
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