See Lots of New Projects Unveiled and Demos Every Month at Inspiration Day!
This month: Thursday, Sept 28 and Saturday, Sept 30.
Come and be inspired! Sign up for this extremely popular monthly event, typically held on the 3rd or 4th Thursday of the month, with sessions offered at 10:00am, 12:30pm, and 2:30pm, and on Saturday of the same week at 10am. Come and be inspired! You'll see 10 or more new projects unveiled each month, learn about the process and tools used in the making them. Receive 15% off all patterns and notions featured or demonstrated. Get first dibs on classes for the coming month. Bring a Show-n-tell for an additional store discount! Sign up early, as some sessions can fill quickly!
Want to come to your first Inspiration Day? Call 231-922-6766 and ask about a free pass!
Hand Embroidery Stitch Club:
If you enjoy the art of hand embroidery, or want to learn to embroider by hand, this group is for you! Each month, we come together to learn and practice new stitches and work on a small project, designed especially for this group. Finish them as small individual projects, or combine them into one larger piece. Pattern and prepared background fabric is included! Meets monthly, with Thursday and Saturday options. Sign up now, on our Classes Page
Wool Applique - Happy Homes Block of the Month
Group A started in August 2023. We are now enrolling for Group B, starting in September 2023 - Sign Up Now!
This club will meet monthly to work on the Happy Homes pattern from Primitive Gatherings. Come hand stitch some adorable homes using all sorts of stitches for applique and textures.
Machine Quilting with Your Walking Foot, #1 and #2 In this class, you'll learn how versatile the walking foot is for quilting your projects, as well as easy. It's not just straight lines and stitch-in-the-ditch!
UFO Classes: Have a project that you need a little help with, or need motivation to finish? This is the place for you! You'll have a fabulous instructor to help you get over the hurdles so you can get that project done! Two to four UFO sessions are offered each month, with dates and times varying. See our Classes Page.
Beginner Quilt Making: Learn the basics for making beautiful quilts! We'll cover accurate cutting, pressing and piecing, borders, layering, basting and machine quilting, and finally binding. You'll come 4 weeks, 3 hours each time, to learn all the basics!
Beginner and Beyond Sampler: A sampler is the perfect way to learn techniques to take your skills to the next level! You'll learn how to make half-square triangles, friendship stars, flying geese, log cabins and set your blocks with sashing in this class.
Free Motion Quilting: Prepare your mind, muscles and machine for successful free motion quilting. Learn and practice two new free motion designs each month.
Tool School: If you bought that cool ruler or tool and now you're not sure how to use it, Tool School can help! Each month we aim to teach our customers how to get the most out of a tool or ruler they already own! What's lurking in your sewing room that you don't know how to use?
Better Bindings: Learn how to beautifully bind a quilt completely by machine, with no hand sewing. You'll learn the secrets to piecing the strips, making perfectly mitered corners and joining the tails perfectly every time. Plus, you'll learn how to create a faux piped binding for big impact on your next quilt.