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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.

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! 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!

Guide Class 1

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!

Jun 2
Guide Class 2
Jun 3
Bird Walk BOM Quilt
Jun 3
Guide Class 2

Classes


This quilt uses one jelly roll, plus your choice of a background fabric and accent fabric. It's so easy to get a great color combination! You will also need a special ruler for this project: Creative Grids Flying Geese 45/90 Degree Triangle Ruler (these will be available in store).

Cost: $ 60.00
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: $ 45.00
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
Compass Bag (with cork)

Cost: $ 45.00
Using a collage technique, layer small pieces of fabric to create your image. We’ll guide you through the detailed pattern and help you finalize your design before you fuse your pieces.

Cost: $ 45.00
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: $ 80.00
Do you own a Destiny or Destiny II sewing/embroidery machine? This class is for you!

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. A fabric kit is available.

Cost: $ 60.00
Explore embroidery basics in a hands-on class to learn the best way to hoop all types of fabrics and which stabilizers to use for your projects. Sample packets of stabilizers and fabrics will be provided in class.

Cost: $ 30.00
Join us each month for a new Embroidery Club project! Learn new embroidery skills and tips with each class.

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
A perfect project for all those large scale prints you've collected! While creating this decorative table runner, you will be quilting it as you go. This project will take place over 2 class sessions, and the finished table runner will be 15 x 47 inches. (We will not be creating the place mats in this class.)

Cost: $ 45.00
Create vintage, rustic quilt blocks using the Farm Girl Vintage book by Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet. This collection is full of country charm and sure to lead to many unique quilts!

This fun table topper is a perfect project to add some Spring cheeriness to your home! The pattern uses pre-cut, fusible Bosal leaves (sold separately in our store) and will add interesting dimension to your table. Finished size is approximately 17 inches in diameter.

Cost: $ 35.00
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
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 serger 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 serger.

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
Make this fun, modern skirt with your sewing machine! Techniques include using a twin needle and the overcast stitch.

Cost: $ 35.00
Are you new to sewing? Or do you need one-on-one help with a project? Call us to schedule a private lesson!

Cost: $ 25.00
Chic yet comfortable tank features an asymmetrical front panel. Finish by topstitching along all the edges. Available in two lengths (short length top hits lower hip; long length tunic hits mid-thigh).

Cost: $ 30.00
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

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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