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Two Days Of Serger

  Skill Building with

     Karen Parker

      Friday and Saturday 

         MARCH 13 and 14

            10 am - 4 pm
       

       Fee:  $160.00 includes, snacks
                 lunches, kit and threads

 

Join Karen Parker, Baby Lock Educator, for this hands-on workshop  featuring the

Triumph, Ovation and Accolade Sergers 

All skill levels can benefit from the exploration of the machine features and will learn to utilize many of the available accessories and specialty feet.

Experience the simplicity of setting up the machine for various stitching options.

You begin with many ways to use the 4-thread overlock settings and move through Flat Locking, Cover Stitching and the Wave Stitch, just to name a few!

All the stitch samples created in class can be organized in the complementary notebook.

PLEASE NOTE:

You must work on a Baby Lock 8 Thread Serger for this event.  If you do not own one, please call the shop to arrange a rental.  ($50)  

IF YOU have purchased a Baby Lock 8 thread serger from our shop, please call for special pricing on this class.

    Kimberbell Event        Vintage Flora 

 SATURDAY  FEBRUARY 22                         9 am - 1 pm
  Instructor:  Becky Demars
  Tuition:  $65 Includes
  embroidery designs disc and
  kit to complete 2 projects

Bring your mothers, daughters, grandmothers and friends to Kimberbell's Vintage Flora!

At this four-hour Spark Event, you will create a classic coin keeper, with scalloped quilting, eyelet lace and an antique zipper pull!

 You'll also make an heirloom clasp purse, topped by a retro metal fastener.

 

Made in a 4x4 embroidery hoop, both event projects spark creativity in every age!  

 If you do not own an embroidery machine, but are interested in  trying your hand at it, we will  pair you up and provide one for
this event. 

   Rapid Fire   LeMoyne Star

Additional Class Added

FRIDAY    MARCH 6

10 am - 2 pm
Tuition $35 
Supply:  LeMoyne Star Ruler $29.50 + Tax

Instructor:  Connie Farland

Did you know it IS possible to make a LeMoyne Star without a dreaded Y seam?

In this workshop you will learn to do just that.  Using the Studio 180 Designs ruler you will be able to trim your blocks to the perfect size and make 10 different size blocks.

Join Connie and learn to use this amazing tool.

Please see the attached supply and cutting list 

SIGN UP TODAY - THIS CLASS SOLD OUT IN FEBRUARY

Quilt in the Hoop
With IQ Designer

SATURDAY  MARCH 7

10 am - 2 pm
Tuition $45 + $10 kit

Instructor:  Kelly Arnett

Discover Creative options built into your Babylock Destiny, Solaris, Valiant. Learn to convert images into stitch art, Create
applique, merge stitch patterns for imaginative designs.

You must have an embroidery machine
with IQ Designer.  Your largest hoop.

 

You will leave with the skills and confidence to complete your quilt at home.

Piece a Quilt in

   the Hoop

WEDNESDAY MARCH 4

10 am - 3 pm

Tuition $45

Instructor:  Kelly Arnett

Create perfectly pieced blocks in your Embroidery Hoop!

During class we’ll create and then piece together two blocks.
You’ll leave with the skills & confidence &

PES file required to complete your quilt.

Additional:
Students need 5 separate fabrics (high contrast works best)

 Walking Foot                  Quilting

       3rd WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH
                    MARCH - JUNE

     March 18 * April 15 * May 20 * June 17
                   11 am - 1 pm
  Instructor:  Lisa Rechkemmer
  Tuition:  $20 per class
  Optional Book:  WALK by
                                 Jacquie Gering

 

Do you have a walking foot but 
haven't a clue how to use it, or what to use it for?

Have a smaller quilt top that you would like to quilt and free motion seems too free for this particular top?  

This class will explain what a walking foot is; how to use it and then learn how to do some quilting on your quilt tops.

Each Class Builds on the class before it so be sure to sign up for either the first class - or the full series.You will need:

Sewing machine with a walking foot

Basic sewing supplies

2-4 quilt sandwiches 12" x 12"
per class of a plain fabric.
Contrasting thread

Class 1                          Series of 4

Long Arm Quilting for Beginners

WEDNESDAY   FEBRUARY 26

10 am - 2 pm
Tuition $125

Instructor:  Kelly Arnett

Are you curious about the long arm quilting process?

Trying to decide if purchasing or renting a long arm machine is right for you?

Interested in FINISHING your quilts with ease.

Join this class to learn the first steps in this fun and creative process.

You will learn to:

Thread the machine & load the bobbin

Smoothly move the Regalia Long Arm machine to create the 5 basic quilting shapes.

Utilize 3 methods of tying off the threads

Efficiently move yourself and the machine across  your quilt sandwich with a basic end-to-end quilt design.

Understand the basic functionality of regulated stitching.

Required supplies:  36 x 36 practice quilt top, 40 x 40 backing and batting

Class size is limited please call the shop
to reserve this class

252-671-0611

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127 Market Street

New Bern, NC 28560