March All About Embroidery – This class will explore the different ways to place a design where you want it to be. We will discuss some of the do’s & don’ts of placement. Also, learn tips and techniques for embroidering on knit fabrics.
March 13th 1:00-3:00 Demo Fee - $5 Open to All
So “Hoppy” Cinch Bag - Some bunny is going to be very hoppy to receive this adorable bag filled with
Easter treats. The cinch bag is one of Kimberbell’s most innovative designs. We’ve added embroidery details and long ears to make the most precious spring bunny in two sizes. Use a contrasting fabric for the lining, which also becomes the inside of the bunny ears. Soooo Cute.
Instructor – Kathy March 16th 1:00-4:00 Class Fee - $15 (includes fabric) Design - $3 + tx
March Software Inspirations – Software 8 has five different types of embroidered holes that can be created. Learn how to create embroidered cutwork using the new features of Software 8 and learn the difference between the five types.
March 27th 1:00-4:00 Class Fee - $10 Must have Bernina Version 8.
April All About Embroidery – Part of the joy of embroidery is to be able to give things you have made to family & friends. See how we made a project that is perfect for holding a small gift or gift card and discover ways that you can make any gift special with a touch of embroidery.
April 10th 1:00-3:00 Demo Fee - $5 Open to All
Kimberbell Technique Of The Month – Look Under The News & Events Tab
Ruler Work - The Latest Craze in Quilting, & Yes It Can Be Done On Your Sit Down Regular Sewing Machine! This is a technique where you guide the Specialty Ruler Foot along the edge of the Quilting Template to produce a perfectly straight line, curved angle or circular shape and you end up producing gorgeous, intricate quilt designs. This has been a popular longarm tool for years, but could this technique work for a home sewing machine? Yes it can! Come learn how.
Instructor – Lori April 17th 10:00-4:00 Class Fee-$15 Kit Fee - $89.99 + tx.
Note – Ruler Foot & Templates must be purchased from The Sewing Nook (included in kit). Class fee and kit fee must be paid before your place is held for these classes.
Fresh Poppies Tiling Scene – The Santa Clause Tiling Scene was such a big hit this past Christmas, however it is a little too large to do in a class. So, we have found this gorgeous Floral Tile Scene that will teach you this fun technique. Poppies are one of nature’s most elegant floral gifts to the world of art. This modern embroidery tiling scene captures them beautifully, utilizing wonderful appliqué patterns and innovative stitches.
Instructor – Kathy Pt. 1 April 17 & Pt. 2 May 1st 6:00-9:00 Class Fee - $20 Design Pack - $29.99
April Software Inspirations – Leave your imprint & create your own style with Elastic Fancy Fills in Software V8.
April 24th 1:00-4:00 Class Fee - $10 Must Have Bernina Version 8
May All About Embroidery – Making a design fit within a small area can be challenging. This class will give you guidelines on re-sizing & editing designs in embroidery software and in the embroidery machines.
May 8th 1:00-3:00 Demo Fee - $5 Open to All
Edge to Edge Quilting - Learn this new “Easy To Connect” quilting technique. Your embroidery machine combined with specially-designed embroidery files, makes it possible for you to create edge to edge quilting using your home embroidery machine. So much fun!
Instructor – Lori May 15th 10:00-4:00 Class Fee - $15 Kit Fee - $53.99 + tx
Note – Book & Design Pack must be purchased from The Sewing Nook (included in Kit). Class fee and kit must be paid before your place is held for this class.
Embroidery T.P. – You’re not going to believe it, you’re just not going to believe it. Come learn how to embroider on Toilet Paper. That’s all I’m saying!!!
Instructor – Kathy May 15th 6:00-9:00 Class Fee - $10 Bring Your Own Roll!
Kimberbell & The Scan N Cut – See how easy it is to use the Scan n Cut for all the fun Kimberbell projects. It can be used for regular machine applique patterns & the embroidery machine applique designs. In this demo will see how wonderful a tool the Scan n Cut can be.
Instructor – Lori 1:00-3:00 Demo - $5
May Software Inspirations – Explore Corel PHOTO-PAINT and learn how this program can be used in conjunction with Software 8 to create one of a kind projects using your photographs.