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Modern Gored Skirt with Rivets

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

Pods Pop-Up Class: Rail Fence Quilt

We provide everything - machine, pre-cut fabric, and thread. You just show up and sew! The Rail Fence Pod can be expanded to a full quilt (with additional Pods), a wall hanging, table topper, or table runner. This Pod contains fabric for the top and binding. Backing is not included.

Bird Walk BOM Quilt

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.

Jul 1
Saturday Serger Club: Asymmetrical Top & Tunic (July 2017)
Jul 1
Beginning Quilting
Jul 7
Serger 1 with Traditional Threading

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 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 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 easy bag would be a great beginner bag class for you. And if you're made a bag or two, but want to solidify your skills, this would be a great next project! You will create a box pleat, add a magnetic snap, do accurate top-stitching, and create inside pockets (lots of them!).

Cost: $ 35.00
Are you looking to "up" your bag-making game? You can't miss this class! Learn how to work with cork fabric (not required, but you will love this look!) and also add rivets and other fun pieces of purse hardware. Bag includes inner pockets and zipper pocket and closes with a magnetic snap.

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! We'll be starting a new project in July, which we will work on for our July, November, and February Club meetings. (It's ok if you aren't able to attend them all!) Thursday and Saturday options available.

Cost: $ 30.00
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!

Cost: $ 45.00
This colorful creation uses a jelly roll to create the five fireflies, plus fabric for background and the center and "light" of the fireflies. You'll get experience sewing half square triangles and will learn how to successfully sew on the bias.

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
Join us for a 2-day embroidery event! You'll make 6 exclusive, "spooky cute" projects to trick out your manor or treat a friend. Class fee includes Kimberbell project bag and fabric kit with all the Kimberbellishments, step-by-step instructions, project CD, and lunch for both days. Improve your skills, learn new techniques, and have a blast with other embroidery buddies!

Cost: $ 139.00
Make this fun, modern skirt with your sewing machine! Techniques include using a twin needle and the overcast stitch.

Cost: $ 35.00
We provide everything - machine, pre-cut fabric, and thread. You just show up and sew! The Rail Fence Pod can be expanded to a full quilt (with additional Pods), a wall hanging, table topper, or table runner. This Pod contains fabric for the top and binding. Backing is not included.

Cost: $ 45.00
If you've tried your hand at simple tote bags and are looking for another bag project - this could be the class for you! Learn how to insert zippers, box pleats, and inside and outside pockets. It isn't as hard as it sounds! This class has a morning and evening option.

Cost: $ 60.00
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

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.

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