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 December 5th OR January 16th 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
Retro Camper - Decorate your home, away from home with this adorable post-card style quilt or wall hanging. Features Retro Campers designs in unique locations and fun Slogans, all stitched and appliqued with your embroidery machine.
Instructor – Kathy Pt. 1 Januray 5th, Pt. 2 February 2nd & Pt. 3 March 2nd 10:00-4:00 Class Fee - $45 Pattern & Design CD - $49.99 + tx
January All About Embroidery – Make a perfect project to keep your favorite marking pens close at hand. This lesson will talk about marking pens and pencils and the advantages of different types. Permanent fabric marking pens will also be used to add detail to an embroidered quilting design.
January 9th 1:00-3:00 Demo Fee - $5 Open to All
Free Standing Lace Snowman - If you want to build a snowman, this class is for you! These fabric and thread snowmen will melt your heart and look fantastic wherever you place them in your home this winter season. Have fun accessorizing your snowman with scarves, hat bands and buttons, all created with your embroidery machine.
Instructor – Kathy Pt. 1 January 16th & Pt. 2 January 23rd 6:00-9:00 Class Fee-$20 Design CD - $29.99
January Software Inspirations – Learn the ins and outs of the knife tool, including the changes that have occurred with Version 8.2. This lesson will also include how to create the very popular split applique designs.
January 30th 1:00-4:00 Class Fee - $10 Must have Bernina Version 8.
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 February 6th 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.
Back to Basics Table Runner – In this 4 part class you will complete an adorable table runner from start to finish. And while doing so, you will learn piecing, applique, quilting and binding. Combining the easy pieced rail fence blocks and a fun flower bloom, you will have a sweet table runner just in time for spring.
Instructor – Kathy Pt. 1 February 6th, Pt. 2 February 20th, Pt. 3 March 6th & Pt. 4 March 20th 6:00-9:00 Class Fee - $40 Book - $24.99
February All About Embroidery – You can embroider on more than just fabric. Learn more about embroidering on unusual materials such as paper, cork and craft paper fabric. Explore the different designs and stabilizers to use when embroidering on these unusual materials.
February – 13th 1:00-3:00 Demo Fee - $5 Open to All
February Software Inspirations – With Software 8, new uses for the CutWork Tool were added to the features of the software. Learn how to create cutwork applique for use the Cut tool or for your cutting machine.
February 27th 1:00-4:00 Class Fee - $10 Must have Bernina Version 8