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Kimberbell "Make Yourself at Home" Quilt Class (Machine Embroidery)

The road to a friend's house is never long... so go ahead and Make Yourself at Home! Dimensional embellishments like chenille plants, Mylar and Vinyl windows, a "quilt" hanging from a row of trees, and more, will be just the quilt to adorn your home. Class meets for 6 sessions.

Beginning Quilting 101

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, and square up blocks. At the end of class you will have a completed quilt top.

Bench Buddies Pillow: Topsy-Turvy Witch (Oct. 2019)

Use the new glitter dot organza to make the skirt of this spooky witch. Add some glitter to the boots for an extra fun touch! (Machine Embroidery)

Oct 24
"We Whisk You a Merry Christmas" Quilt
Oct 25
Beginning Sewing - Tote Bag (Fabric/Materials Included)
Oct 26
"We Whisk You a Merry Christmas" Quilt

Classes


Create this adorable Kimberbell Christmas quilt with us! Class takes place over 4 sessions. Quilt kit and pattern required to take this class. (Quilt kits are in limited supply - order yours ASAP!)

Cost: $ 100.00
This tote has all the pockets and compartments you will need! Pleated pockets on each side to hold a bottle of water or umbrella, small zipper pockets on the outside front, plus a large center dividing zippered pocket to keep your tablet or small laptop safe. With so many storage spots - this will become your favorite bag!

Cost: $ 55.00
Learn about several different kinds of specialty sewing feet and why you need them to make the most of your projects. You can do so many incredible things on your sewing machine with the right accessories! (This class is intended for Baby Lock sewing machines. Check with us if you have a different machine so we can see if our feet will work on your model.)

Cost: $ 35.00
Try out one of the newest Baby Lock embroidery and sewing machines - and take home a cute project! All materials included in this hands-on demo class.

Cost: $ 10.00
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, and square up blocks. At the end of class you will have a completed quilt top.

Cost: $ 100.00
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: $ 125.00
This is the third class in our Beginning Quilting series. You will further your skills with 1/2 square triangles, adding sashing, creating 4-patch squares, and more complex quilt construction. At the end of this class, you will have completed the quilt top.

Cost: $ 100.00
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 class - plus we provide a machine for you to use!

Cost: $ 50.00
Burlap and a mylar pumpkin make the perfect finishing touches on this mini Thanksgiving pillow. Finishes at 9.5" x 5.5". (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 30.00
Use the new glitter dot organza to make the skirt of this spooky witch. Add some glitter to the boots for an extra fun touch! (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 30.00
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
Take a break from your family and come hang with your "sewing family!" Register ASAP to save your spot, since we are sure to fill up. Only $10 to come in and sew for the whole day!

Cost: $ 10.00
These fun zippered bags (designed by Missy Billingsley of "Missy B Stitchin") are made entirely in the embroidery hoop! They are designed to use 2.5" fabric strips and have no raw edge seams showing inside. Multiple sizes available! From the 4" x 4" hoop to the largest 10-5/8" x 16" hoop.

Cost: $ 40.00
Want to create your own beautiful, custom quilting designs? Learn the basics of Free Motion Quilting! No experience necessary. This will be a hands-on, technique class - you will do some practice quilting but not produce a final project.

Cost: $ 40.00
The road to a friend's house is never long... so go ahead and Make Yourself at Home! Dimensional embellishments like chenille plants, Mylar and Vinyl windows, a "quilt" hanging from a row of trees, and more, will be just the quilt to adorn your home. Class meets for 6 sessions.

Cost: $ 120.00
The perfect "grab and go" bag to tote around town, carry to work or around a city on vacation! The Natasha Tote features a magnetic snap closure at the top, a handy hanging inside zippered pocket and a boxed bottom. Make this stylish unlined bag in a fabric-backed cork, vinyl, or leather.

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn about several different kinds of specialty serger feet and why you need them to make the most of your projects. You can do so many incredible things on your serger with the right accessories! (Baby Lock sergers only)

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn the Wave Stitch Flat Lock technique! This is a fun and easy table runner! Once you make one, you won't be able to stop!

Cost: $ 25.00
Learn how to paper piece and create something beautiful and bright for yourself!

Cost: $ 45.00
All levels welcome at this fun and festive 2-day event! You'll finish six cute projects - kit and lunch included. (Don't have an embroidery machine? We provide one for you! This is the perfect opportunity to try one!)

Cost: $ 199.00
Project details and photo will be available in November. (But we promise it is super cute!) Must be a member of the Kimberbell Exclusives Club to take this class. It's easy to join - check out our FAQ page or ask us how! (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 20.00
Project details and photo will be available in October. (But we promise it is super cute!) Must be a member of the Kimberbell Exclusives Club to take this class. It's easy to join - check out our FAQ page or ask us how! (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 20.00
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: $ 75.00
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: $ 75.00
We will learn gathering, rolled hem, flatlock, stitching, decorative stitches, and many other techniques. We will also experiment with decorative threads.

Cost: $ 75.00
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: $ 75.00
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: $ 75.00
Master your machine! This class series will go in-depth on how to use features unique to the Baby Lock Solaris and Destiny sewing and embroidery machines. Classes focus on techniques rather than completed projects. Weekday and Saturday sessions available.

Cost: $ 30.00
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: $ 50.00

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?

Many classes offer online registration. (This excludes our Kimberbell Exclusives Club and Machine Owner Classes - register via phone or in person). You can call us at 630-208-6789 to register for any class.

How do I pay?
Payment is required at the time you sign up for the class. We are able to accept credit card payments for online registrations and over the phone (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express). Cash or checks are also accepted in store.

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.
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