BASIC TRAINING Machine Owners Classes are being reconstructed.
In the meantime, if you would like individual instructions, call to set an appointment!
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-III.
Most of the 'scheduled' techniques to be taught in each class will be 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 1st Qtr 2022: Review of Pre-training, Threads, Needles, Cleaning, Overview of Feet, Needle Positions, Test Sew; including Zig-Zag & Decorative Stitches No Kit
Embroidery Machine Owners:
Basic Training EMBROIDERY Schedule again 1st qtr 2022*
Basic Training Advanced:
Specialty Sewing Techniques Part 1 10:30-12:30 Explore unique & some exclusive stitches as you play with specialty features on your machine! We'll decorate a festive Fall Kitchen towel. Kit
Advanced Embroidery Part 2 1:30-3:30 Embroidery includes Creatives (Icon, Sensations, & 4.5). Learn to create Appliques, Shapes, & Precise positioning for fall decorating. Kit
Training Advanced Embroidery
Part 1, 10:30-12:30 Explore IQ Designer with Shapes & fills for Fall decorating.
Part 2, 1:30- 3:30 Continue with IQ Designer to create an applique Pumpkin (Scanning will be demonstrated in class) Kit
BASIC TRAINING SERGER Please see the Learn to Serge class below. 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-Most classes last around 3 hours-Depending on the number of students, classes may vary.