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

Saturday Serger Club: Hidden Pocket Scarf (Jan. 2019)

Make this simple, chic scarf on your 4-thread serger! You'll also insert a hidden zipper pocket to tuck away your phone, credit cards, or cash.

Baby Lock Owner: Sewing Guide 2 Class

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 22
Bench Buddies Pillow: "There's Snow Place Like Home" (Jan. 2019)
Jan 23
Beginning Quilting 101
Jan 24
Cora the Owl

Classes


Creative Classes


Pretty and practical crossbody bag, featuring three zipper pockets to easily organize your items! Perfect for traveling, shopping, and gifting. Try out our cork fabric for a sleek, professional look!

Cost: $ 45.00
This fun tote bag includes a zipper top, lots of pockets, and comfy shoulder straps.

Cost: $ 45.00
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 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 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, 2.5-hour class.

Cost: $ 45.00
This adorable mini pillow finishes at 8" x 8" and features a vinyl jar full of hearts with the stitched phrase "You're so sweet, I could bottle you up!" Makes a perfect "bench buddy" for the larger Kimberbell bench pillows, or perfect on its own! (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 30.00
This adorable mini pillow finishes at 9.5" x 5.5" and features a cute fringed bird, Easter eggs, and the sweet sentiment "Bunny Kisses & Easter Wishes!" Makes a perfect "bench buddy" for the larger Kimberbell bench pillows, or perfect on its own! (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 30.00
This adorable mini pillow finishes at 8" x 8" and features a kite and shamrocks with the phrase "Spring is in the air!" Makes a perfect "bench buddy" for the larger Kimberbell bench pillows, or perfect on its own! (Machine Embroidery)

Cost: $ 30.00
This adorable mini pillow finishes at 9.5" x 5.5" and features a snowman with the sweet sentiment "There's Snow Place Like Home". Makes a perfect "bench buddy" for the larger Kimberbell bench pillows, or perfect on its own! (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
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: $ 60.00
This beautiful jewel effect is created using the Creative Grids 60 degree ruler. Learn how to use this ruler and practice cutting and sewing angles. You will make the top of this quilt in this 3-session class.

Cost: $ 60.00
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
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
The Easy-Connect Quilting technique, combined with specially designed embroidery files, makes it possible for you to create edge-to-edge quilting using your home embroidery machine.

Cost: $ 40.00
Build your very own neighborhood! (Pattern is included in the book/CD for Kimberbell's new "Make Yourself at Home" quilt) With an assortment of eight houses - including a retro RV - paired with eight themed accent applique blocks and six sentiments, you can create and customize a variety of bench pillow covers.

Cost: $ 75.00
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
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
Make this simple, chic scarf on your 4-thread serger! You'll also insert a hidden zipper pocket to tuck away your phone, credit cards, or cash.

Cost: $ 30.00

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.
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