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Your supply list will indicate if you have any 'homework' such as cutting and preparation of fabric. It is important that you do your homework prior to coming to class so that you get the most out of your class.

You will find a (C) or (R) in front of the class/club names. This Indicates if the class is schedule in our Cary or Raleigh location.

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Classes
(Club dates further down on page)

(C) Lover's Knot


Date:
Thursday, Sept. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 14 and Dec. 12, 2019

Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Cary
Fee: $100.00 if purchasing all 4 classes or $30.00/class if purchased separately

Join Karen as she walks you through creating these delicate designs into a wall hanging. If you love Double Wedding Ring, you will love this take on that design. The 4 little hearts that are at the join of the quilt blocks add to the delicate look.

You will get blocks that Karen has edited to include the quilting for each block so that once sewn together you will be done. No quilting to be done.

You will need to purchase your pattern. Here is a link where you can purchase the pattern.

https://www.oregonpatchworks.com/embroidery/items/47587/144803

(C)Through the Woods



Date:
Saturday, Sept. 14 and Sept 28, 2019

Time: 10:00 - 14:00
Location: Cary
Fee: $60.00 (plus Pattern)

Through The Woods is an absolutely gorgeous project from Claudia's Creations. "Through the Woods" depicts the cherished childhood memories, celebrating life and families together during the holidays and various wintery scenes. The design is done in black work. However, you can make your thread color in whatever colorway you like best. The designs are multi-hooped. Clear instructions are provided for the multi-hooping in the instructions. The minimum stitching field for these designs are 6" x 12" and a grid/template is needed to do the multi-hooping. This is a fabulous throw size quilt that you and your family will cherish for years to come. Formats Included: dst, exp, hus, jef, pes, vip, vp3, xxx. Finished Size: 60' x 60".

See our store sample for an alternate colorway.

(C)Edge-to-Edge Quilting




Date:
Wednesday, Sept. 18, Saturday, Oct 12, Wednesday Nov 6 and Saturday, Dec 14,2019

Location: Cary
Time:
10:00 to 1:30

Fee: $40.00 (plus purchase of Edge to Edge Software and Book)

If you have ever wanted to finish a quilt quickly, make a quilt  completely on your own, or see what else you can do with your embroidery machine, then this class is for you. The Easy-Connect Quilting files and technique allow you to use your embroidery machine to get quilting results like you’d see from a long-arm quilter.

We will start from scratch stitching out a template and then quilt on a quilt sandwich .
Please do not bring panel or quilt to work on, this is a learning opportunity and you will be able to work on you panel or quilt at home following class


Requirements:
Edge-to-Edge Quilting on Your Embroidery Machine Software (Main Package - not expansion Package).
Edge-to-Edge booklet
Quilt sandwich - fabric - 2 pieces 1 1/2 yards by width of fabric, batting to match

Embroidery Machine with hoop that will accommodate at least 5.6" x 9.9" design.
Contrasting Embroidery Thread.
USB Drive

(C) Serger Beyond Basics


Date: Thursday, Sept. 19, Oct. 24, 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Cary
Fee: $15.00

Taking a look at more then threading with Kim. See how and when to use your decorative effects. Let’s talk about needles, decorative threads and where do they go. This is a very slow moving relaxed class designed to allow you to experience more freedom on your serger. All makes and models welcome.

(C) A Little Something Serger Jacket


Date: Friday, November 8, 2019
Time: 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Cary
Fee: $35.00

Breeze into the season in this carefree layer of pure elegance! This jacket is designed to move easily from work to weekend. This jacket can be constructed using the serger, which makes the finishing touches a breeze.

The jacket has slightly flared sleeves, either full length or ¾ length.

Trace you size onto pattern paper so you can keep ypur original pattern intact

Clubs
Embroidery/IQ Designer/Kimberbell/Serger

Embroidery Club is open to all makes and models of embroidery machines. If your embroidery machine is another make, other than Baby Lock, please make sure you know your machine, machine is in good working order and bring manual for problem solving.
Embroidery Club - all machine formats welcome!
Date:
  TBD
Time: 10:30 to 1:00
Fee:  $30.00
Location: Cary Store

Whether you are new to embroidery or have had your machine awhile, come and join us on a monthly basis as we explore using our embroidery machines. We will be exploring doing different techniques and using different fabrics. Some projects will be ITH (In the Hoop), putting a zipper in that won't have you pulling out your hair and exploring our creative stitches on our machines.

The following will give you a brief description of the upcoming Embroidery Club Projects.

IQ Designer Club



Date: Friday, Sept 6, Oct 4, Nov 1, Dec 6, 2019 or
Saturday, Sept 7, Oct 5, Nov 2, Dec 7, 2019                                                                                                            
Time: 11:30 - 1:30
Location: Cary

Fee:$25.00

Take your creativity to a new level. Join Kim and Karen our new club.

Each month we will tackle a new project that you will be able to recreate at home. You can choose to bring your Destiny or Solaris and follow along real-time or you can choose to just come with a notebook. Either way you will have a handout to take home with you.

Here are some of the fun topics we will be covering

September-Party Coasters – will take a shape and apply stipple to it and get it ready for sewing it out in the hoop. Saving work and recalling it so we create another step in the process. Using the Eraser tool,

Along with this topic we will discus using Shapes with background fills.

October-You will be able to make a cute little coin purse and will be completed your embroidery machine and sewing machine.

We will discuss how to create a line image that will become an ITH project.
Taking a scan of a stocking you can get a jump on little stocking stuffers.

November-Hostess gifts are always appreciated. Join us while we create trivet that we will use constructed fabric in the construction.

We will explore bringing images in from your computer via a USB drive

December-Looking a personalized coaster that will have an Initial on it and will create a stamp so that the stipple will not be under the Initial.
Using a scanned image to create an eye glass case and a needle case

 

(C) KimberBell Embroidery Club

Dates:
Friday or Saturday -  Sept 6 or 7, Oct 3 or 4, Nov 1 or 2, Dec 6 or 7
Time:10:00 - 11:00
Fee: KimberBell - $10.00 Software provided - bring a USB stick to class;
Location: Cary Store

This will be a sew out instructional class. We will build each project that will walk you through all the steps to create a beautiful project. You will get your KimberBell files and instructions on the USB drive you must bring to class.

Remember those paint by number coloring pictures you may have done as a child? All you had to do was follow the directions, coloring or painting each shape a specific color, and before you knew it, you created a fun mystery picture!

The piecing projects you’ll find in such projects like the “Machine Embroider by Number™” or zipper pouches, works the same way, but with fabric piecing on the embroidery machine—and we promise it’s still just as easy!

Don’t be overwhelmed by the number of steps in each design. They are each small steps that are easy to follow along. You will see us build the project showing each step with you and you will have full color instructions to follow at home. And although there are a number of color changes in the design, that is only meant to “tell the machine to stop” between steps. Usually only 1 or 2 thread changes are needed.

If you lose track of which step you are on, your step by step directions include an icon indicating which step from the embroidery design corresponds with that specific step in the directions.

KimberBell:
Sept 5 or 6:

Oct 4 or 5:

Nov 1 or 2:

(C) Serger Club


Date: 
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Fee: $20.00 plus supplies
Project: Serger Crochet

Learn the art of "Serger Crochet" with Pam. You can add this technique to so many things. It's beautiful, delicate and super fast on your baby lock sergers. Learn about thread and settings to add the perfect edge. See how easy it can be to crochet on your serger in the month of February.

Classes


Cary Classes


Breeze into the season in this carefree layer of pure elegance! This jacket is designed to move easily from work to weekend. This jacket can be constructed using the serger, which makes the finishing touches a breeze. The jacket has slightly flared sleeves, either full length or ? length.

Cost: $ 35.00
Take your creativity to a new level. Join Kim and Karen our new club. Each month we will tackle a new project that you will be able to recreate at home. You can choose to bring your Destiny or Solaris and follow along real-time or you can choose to just come with a notebook. Either way you will have a handout to take home with you. Here are some of the fun topics we will be covering September-Party Coasters ? will take a shape and apply stipple to it and get it ready for sewing it out in the hoop. Saving work and recalling it so we create another step in the process. Using the Eraser tool, Along with this topic we will discus using Shapes with background fills. October-You will be able to make a cute little coin purse and will be completed your embroidery machine and sewing machine. We will discuss how to create a line image that will become an ITH project. Taking a scan of a stocking you can get a jump on little stocking stuffers. November-Hostess gifts are always appreciated. Join us while we create trivet that we will use constructed fabric in the construction. We will explore bringing images in from your computer via a USB drive December-Looking a personalized coaster that will have an Initial on it and will create a stamp so that the stipple will not be under the Initial. Using a scanned image to create an eye glass case and a needle case

Cost: $ 25.00
Each month let us walk you through creating another wonderful design from Pickle Pie. For this lecture based class, you will not need to bring your machine, just pad and paper and we will provide you the software and instructions for you to take home. We will walk you through step by step on how to create the project.

Cost: $ 10.00
Join Karen as she walks you through creating these delicate designs into a wall hanging. If you love Double Wedding Ring, you will love this take on that design. The 4 little hearts that are at the join of the quilt blocks add to the delicate look. You will get blocks that Karen has edited to include the quilting for each block so that once sewn together you will be done. No quilting to be done. You will need to purchase your pattern. Here is a link where you can purchase the pattern. https://www.oregonpatchworks.com/embroidery/items/47587/144803

Cost: $ 100.00
Taking a look at more then threading with Kim. See how and when to use your decorative effects. Let?s talk about needles, decorative threads and where do they go. This is a very slow moving relaxed class designed to allow you to experience more freedom on your serger. All makes and models welcome.

Cost: $ 15.00
If you have ever wanted to finish a quilt quickly, make a quilt completely on your own, or see what else you can do with your embroidery machine, then this class is for you. The Easy-Connect Quilting files and technique allow you to use your embroidery machine to get quilting results like you would see from a long-arm quilter. We will start from scratch stitching out a template and then quilt on a quilt sandwich . Please do not bring panel or quilt to work on, this is a learning opportunity and you will be able to work on you panel or quilt at home following class Requirements: Edge-to-Edge Quilting on Your Embroidery Machine Software (Main Package - not expansion Package). Edge-to-Edge booklet Quilt sandwich - fabric - 2 pieces 1 1/2 yards by width of fabric, batting to match Embroidery Machine with hoop that will accommodate at least 5.6" x 9.9" design. Contrasting Embroidery Thread. Basic Embroidery Supplies

Cost: $ 40.00
Through The Woods is an absolutely gorgeous project from Claudia's Creations. "Through the Woods" depicts the cherished childhood memories, celebrating life and families together during the holidays and various wintery scenes. The design is done in black work. However, you can make your thread color in whatever colorway you like best. The designs are multi-hooped. Clear instructions are provided for the multi-hooping in the instructions. The minimum stitching field for these designs are 6" x 12" and a grid/template is needed to do the multi-hooping. This is a fabulous throw size quilt that you and your family will cherish for years to come. Formats Included: dst, exp, hus, jef, pes, vip, vp3, xxx. Finished Size: 60' x 60". See our store sample for an alternate colorway. There will be homework between classes.

Cost: $ 60.00

Classes


Cary Classes


Breeze into the season in this carefree layer of pure elegance! This jacket is designed to move easily from work to weekend. This jacket can be constructed using the serger, which makes the finishing touches a breeze. The jacket has slightly flared sleeves, either full length or ? length.

Cost: $ 35.00
Take your creativity to a new level. Join Kim and Karen our new club. Each month we will tackle a new project that you will be able to recreate at home. You can choose to bring your Destiny or Solaris and follow along real-time or you can choose to just come with a notebook. Either way you will have a handout to take home with you. Here are some of the fun topics we will be covering September-Party Coasters ? will take a shape and apply stipple to it and get it ready for sewing it out in the hoop. Saving work and recalling it so we create another step in the process. Using the Eraser tool, Along with this topic we will discus using Shapes with background fills. October-You will be able to make a cute little coin purse and will be completed your embroidery machine and sewing machine. We will discuss how to create a line image that will become an ITH project. Taking a scan of a stocking you can get a jump on little stocking stuffers. November-Hostess gifts are always appreciated. Join us while we create trivet that we will use constructed fabric in the construction. We will explore bringing images in from your computer via a USB drive December-Looking a personalized coaster that will have an Initial on it and will create a stamp so that the stipple will not be under the Initial. Using a scanned image to create an eye glass case and a needle case

Cost: $ 25.00
Each month let us walk you through creating another wonderful design from Pickle Pie. For this lecture based class, you will not need to bring your machine, just pad and paper and we will provide you the software and instructions for you to take home. We will walk you through step by step on how to create the project.

Cost: $ 10.00
Join Karen as she walks you through creating these delicate designs into a wall hanging. If you love Double Wedding Ring, you will love this take on that design. The 4 little hearts that are at the join of the quilt blocks add to the delicate look. You will get blocks that Karen has edited to include the quilting for each block so that once sewn together you will be done. No quilting to be done. You will need to purchase your pattern. Here is a link where you can purchase the pattern. https://www.oregonpatchworks.com/embroidery/items/47587/144803

Cost: $ 100.00
Taking a look at more then threading with Kim. See how and when to use your decorative effects. Let?s talk about needles, decorative threads and where do they go. This is a very slow moving relaxed class designed to allow you to experience more freedom on your serger. All makes and models welcome.

Cost: $ 15.00
If you have ever wanted to finish a quilt quickly, make a quilt completely on your own, or see what else you can do with your embroidery machine, then this class is for you. The Easy-Connect Quilting files and technique allow you to use your embroidery machine to get quilting results like you would see from a long-arm quilter. We will start from scratch stitching out a template and then quilt on a quilt sandwich . Please do not bring panel or quilt to work on, this is a learning opportunity and you will be able to work on you panel or quilt at home following class Requirements: Edge-to-Edge Quilting on Your Embroidery Machine Software (Main Package - not expansion Package). Edge-to-Edge booklet Quilt sandwich - fabric - 2 pieces 1 1/2 yards by width of fabric, batting to match Embroidery Machine with hoop that will accommodate at least 5.6" x 9.9" design. Contrasting Embroidery Thread. Basic Embroidery Supplies

Cost: $ 40.00
Through The Woods is an absolutely gorgeous project from Claudia's Creations. "Through the Woods" depicts the cherished childhood memories, celebrating life and families together during the holidays and various wintery scenes. The design is done in black work. However, you can make your thread color in whatever colorway you like best. The designs are multi-hooped. Clear instructions are provided for the multi-hooping in the instructions. The minimum stitching field for these designs are 6" x 12" and a grid/template is needed to do the multi-hooping. This is a fabulous throw size quilt that you and your family will cherish for years to come. Formats Included: dst, exp, hus, jef, pes, vip, vp3, xxx. Finished Size: 60' x 60". See our store sample for an alternate colorway. There will be homework between classes.

Cost: $ 60.00