Fabric Art

Collage work is all the rage in quilt circles! Join Darlene as you delve into your creative side & create a piece of art! In the first class, you begin building the base of your wall hanging, then continue your collage on the 19th.
You'll be wanting to make ALL of these patterns before you're finished!
Quilt Shop
Knox Classes
Nashville Classes

*Classes GOODLETTSVILLE Location!        808 Meadowlark Ln           615-859-9900
Basic Training
Machine Owners Classes
Days Vary

These classes are designed to familiarize you with your sewing machine. Whether you are sewing clothes, quilts, or crafts, you need to know the features & proper use of your machine. There is NO Class Fee to SME Owners*. Everyone needs to purchase a kit. You may take one class or the series, but Pre-Training & Class I are REQUIRED to attend Classes I-V. Most of the 'scheduled' techniques to be taught in each class are listed.
The Times/Dates/Techniques may change to accommodate students/teacher/weather.

Pre Training  is a  One-on-One class that includes Basics of your machine: Threading, Winding Bobbin, etc.

Class I    Monday, July 23rd   5:30pm Review of Pre-training, Threads, Needles, Cleaning, Overview of Feet, Needle Positions, Test Sew; including Zig-Zag & Decorative Stitches   No Kit

Class II   Tuesday, July 23rd   11am Seams, Knits, Hems, Applique'   Kit $5

Class III   Thursday  May 23rd  5:30pm Tucks, Pleats, Gathering, Elastic   Kit $5

Class IV   TBA   Buttonholes, Zippers, Piping/Cording  Kit $5 

Class V    TBA   Quilting: Preparing, Batting, Piecing, Techniques Kit $10

Embroidery Machine Owners:
Basic Training EMBROIDERY   Saturday  May 18th  11-2pm Kit*
Basic Training Embroidery 2  TBA 5:00pm Advanced embroidery techniques   Kit

BASIC TRAINING SERGER  Thursday  May 16  10:30-12pm  Includes 3 & 4 thread + serging techniques. Kit 

*See Store For Details. If you purchased your machine elsewhere, the Class Fee is determined by your Machine Make & Model-These are approximate times, dates & scheduled techniques-Depending on the number of students, classes may vary.
*See store for Details-Classes: Most, require a minimum of 3 students - Some require you to a purchase a kit - Class/Kit Fees vary - We reserve the right to change dates as needed - Most classes require you to bring your machine & basic sewing supplies. You must make a reservation. A deposit is required to be guaranteed a spot. Some class fees are discounted for attending a series of classes/for purchasing your machine from SME.*
SME Embroidery Time
Pick Your Project
The next 2 months,  we're giving you 3 projects to choose from. There will be projects for you to use for your fall decorating or to make as gifts. The techniques are also useful for many other embroidery designs. You are welcome to take SME Embroidery Time classes any month. Class Fees, Kits, & CDs vary.

Basic Computer for Embroiders
If you would like us to schedule this class again, please let us know...

Don't be frustrated trying to use your Embroidery Machine, because you are NOT familiar with a PC (personal computer). You will want to bring your laptop & learn the basic computer skills necessary to Save & Transfer designs. SPACE IS LIMITED!
Class Fee $25*
Previous Classes:
Embroidery Machine w/hoop, cords
Embroidery & Bobbin Thread
Don't forget these basics!
PillowCases for PowerCross

The perfect opportunity to give this holiday season, as we make PillowCases for an inner city ministry! 300 pillows have been donated to PowerCross & our goal is to make the pillowcases for them to be given at their CHRISTmas Party. You will learn to make professional looking pillow cases while using a serger. Bring your serger (we'll help you set it up) or if you don't have one, use one of ours!. Goodlettsville will be competing with our Knoxville location to receive a bonus discount, but everyone participating will receive an in-store discount! Stop by anytime that's listed!
THANK YOU to all who helped 
with these pillowcases!
"Quilt Diva"
Applique' Quilt
Learn different quilting tricks and techniques while making this fun Quilt! You can change the hair color & fabrics to to make your quilt look like your favorite 'Quilt Diva' (might that be you?). $50+supplies
Rag Tree
Quilt as you Go-Rag Quilt Basics
Friday  Oct 19   1-2pm   OR   4:30-6:30pm
Second Class Oct 26  4:30-6:30pm
Rag Quilt Basics

You will learn Rag Quilting basics while making 
a warm & cozy quilt for Winter. This is a quilt-as-you-go
 pattern & easy to adjust to fit your needs. Stop by
the store & get yours to do some pre-cutting before class.
Class Fee + Kit 
Tuesday, May 28th  11-2pm

Yes, this Clutch is an In-the-Hoop Embroidery project!
Join Dana as you discover the CORK rage & complete a Clutch Bag.
Even the Zipper is sewn in the embroidery hoop!
The CD contains multiple Sizes/Varieties.
CD & Kit $38.50 Class Fee $20-$35
Serger Market Bag

Thursday, May 16th  1-4pm

Dana will guide you through using a serger to make a useful
Market Tote! The pattern can be used for a variety of totes!
This class follows the BT Serger Class, but you may take one or Both!
Class fee $20-35 + kit