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All About Stabilizer

Gain a better understanding of the different types of stabilizers available for machine embroidery in our All About Stabilizer class. We will cover the categories of stabilizer: Cutaway, Tearaway and Washaway as well as different options within. You will learn how to decide what type of stabilizer will work best for your project and how different types of fabric and stitch counts require different methods. We will also have a few projects made up to show you each stabilizer in action. You do not need to bring your machine, just bring yourself and a notebook.

Bernina Creative Studio Technique 3: Serger Basics

Have you been avoiding your serger? Overcome the fear of threading and using your serger while learning to serge a variety of seams. In class we will watch a short video outlining how to thread and create different effects then try these different seams out for ourselves! Bring your serger, regular sewing supplies and a notebook. We will provide the rest!

Bernina Creative Studio Embroidery 1: Customized Pencil Case

Learn how to add embroidery to an existing in-the-hoop project. We will watch a video and go through each step with you to complete an in-the-hoop project! This embroidered project is perfect for keeping pens or sewing supplies in a three-ring binder. We will also show you how to add grommets to your project! Bring your sewing machine, module, large oval hoop (maxi or jumbo if you have), regular embroidery supplies, notebook and a lunch/snack. Stop in to see our samples and pick up a supply list!

Aug 24
Ruler Work Quilting
Aug 27
An Introduction to DesignWorks
Aug 28
Bernina Creative Studio Project 3: T-Shirt Quilt

Please call in advance if you would like to sign up for a class at 406-542-6566.

Classes


All About Stabilizer
- Aug 17, 2019 11:00 am

Gain a better understanding of the different types of stabilizers available for machine embroidery in our All About Stabilizer class. We will cover the categories of stabilizer: Cutaway, Tearaway and Washaway as well as different options within. You will learn how to decide what type of stabilizer will work best for your project and how different types of fabric and stitch counts require different methods. We will also have a few projects made up to show you each stabilizer in action. You do not need to bring your machine, just bring yourself and a notebook.

Cost: $ 10.00
Have you been avoiding your serger? Overcome the fear of threading and using your serger while learning to serge a variety of seams. In class we will watch a short video outlining how to thread and create different effects then try these different seams out for ourselves! Bring your serger, regular sewing supplies and a notebook. We will provide the rest!

Cost: $ 10.00
Learn how to add embroidery to an existing in-the-hoop project. We will watch a video and go through each step with you to complete an in-the-hoop project! This embroidered project is perfect for keeping pens or sewing supplies in a three-ring binder. We will also show you how to add grommets to your project! Bring your sewing machine, module, large oval hoop (maxi or jumbo if you have), regular embroidery supplies, notebook and a lunch/snack. Stop in to see our samples and pick up a supply list!

Cost: $ 10.00
Ruler Work Quilting
- Aug 24, 2019 10:30 am

Learn the basics about free motion quilting using rulers. Try your hand at using the five different rulers included in the Bernina ruler kit. In class we will go over the features of the ruler foot, rulers and tips for a successful ruler work experience. Bring your machine, slide on table, rulers (if you have them), ruler work foot (Bernina #72), quilting gloves and lunch. A kit and thread will be provided, please bring an empty bobbin.

Cost: $ 30.00
An Introduction to DesignWorks
- Aug 27, 2019 11:00 am

Come and learn about Bernina's DesignWorks tools and software. In class we will go over the three tools: CrystalWork, PaintWork and CutWork. We will show you samples of projects you can create with these tools and discuss what you need to get started creating. You will also have the chance to try these tools out yourself! All you need to bring is a notebook and a friend.

Cost: $ 15.00
Do you have a bunch of T-Shirt's you've been wanting to showcase in a quilt? Learn how to create a T-Shirt quilt with us in the third Bernina Creative Studio class. We will watch a video in class to learn the technique, then try it out for ourselves! Bring your machine, regular sewing supplies, USB stick and materials. Stop in to pick up a supply list.

Cost: $ 10.00