Critter Placemats 

These place mats are perfect for you to make them for  young children or grandchildren.  Each place mat has a different design of "critters".  What fun this would  be to give these as Christmas gifts. 

Date; Wed. Dec 5th

Time 10am to 4pm

Class Fee;  $40 -  Plus Pattern; $11 & Fabric

Educator;  Jody

​Scan n Cut by Brother 

Join Jody as she takes you through a project class using your scan n cut machine. This class is for current owners of the machine and is a unique Christmas project. It is a 2 session class, so prepare to mark off these 2 dates.

Date; Wed. Oct 31st  Part 1 - Wed. Nov 14th  Part 2

Time; 10am - 4pm

Class Fee; $40  -  Pattern Fee; $5 (to be paid to Jody)

​Educator; Jody

NEW- Chinese Lattice Paper Pieced Quilt

Here is a special class we are doing for our sewers who still work during the week. Our certified Judy Niemeyer instructor is doing a 3 day workshop for 3 Saturdays in a row so you can learn this fabulous technique. This is not a beginning quilting class, but if you are a confident beginner up through an advanced sewer, you will enjoy doing this class. This a class minimum of 4 students, because Sharon drives up from Naples to teach for us.  So, gather your friends and come have some fun.

Dates; 10/27 - 11/3 - 11/17

Class Fee; $100 plus Pattern and fabric

​Time; 10:30 - 2:30

​Educator; Sharon

NEW - Embroidered Gingerbread Cup Pillow

​Here is a pretty pillow for your couch to bring in the Fall and Winter season.  It is perfectly sized at

11" x 20" and what makes it even better, the embroidery design and pattern are free.  Pick your colors and make your own fun pillow that would make a decor statement in your home, or someone else's.

Date; Sat. Dec 1st.

Time; 10:30am - 2pm

Class Fee $30

Educator; CINDY

NEWEmbroidered & Machine Applique' Christmas Stocking

Get ready for Christmas, come make a neat stocking to hang on your mantle. This is a large size stocking that is 10" wide at the cuff and 20" long. Make it generic with a cute saying on the cuff, or put a Family name or child's name. This stocking is lined, so there are no seams showing.   If you have never tried  machine applique' this is the perfect class to learn how. Use your creativity and decorate it to be one of a kind by adding lace, beads, sequins, rhinestones, bells or bows. Maybe use metallic thread for part of the design. In other words, think outside the box and have fun. You will want to make a bunch of these to give as gifts.

Date; New date TBA

Time; 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

​Class Fee; $30 - Pattern free

​Educator; Molly

Cinnamon Bun Mini Quilt - Wall Hanging

Here's your chance to learn how to piece together hexagon designs. You will also be working with half square and quarter square triangles. All using the required "Side Kick" tool. Join Jody to have fun and learn something new. 

Date; Tues. Nov 13th. 

Time; 10am - 4pm

Class Fee; $25

Tool; $18.77  -  Pattern; $6.83

Educator; JODY

Radiant Star Quilt Top

​The Radiant Star or Lone Star pattern is one of the oldest designs around. In the old days, all those diamonds were sewn together one piece at a time.  Today there is a much simpler way to do it and in this 2 session class you will learn the secret. This class is not for beginners, but if you have taken the beginning quilt class, or have a little experience doing some quilts you will enjoy the challenge of making this beautiful quilt top.

​Dates; TBA

Time; 10am  -  4pm

Class Fee; $50 plus Pattern book $19.91  and class supplies

Embroidered Cup Insert

​Here's a nice gift for yourself or someone else. It's a personalized, embroidered insert for a coffee or tea cup. The design is free. All you add is the monogram design from your own embroidery machine. Sign up early because class size is limited to 7 students. 

Date; Tues. Dec 4th

Class Fee; $25  -  Cup cost $8

Time 10am to 2pm

​Educator; Molly

​​​​​Kimberbell Club
Here's a chance to have fun  and do a project each month  you can't buy, except through the store. These projects are exclusive to dealers. Class combines quilting, piecing, and appliqué, and are great projects to make as gifts for friends or for yourself. Click on the class title to see the next fun project.

Bring Cindy a cookie and she'll get you the best seat in the house

Date; Sat. TBA Coming again this Winter

Time; 10:30 am - 2pm  

Class Fee and Pattern  $15 

​Educator; CINDY

Free Motion Quilting

This is the class for you to learn how to do your own quilting on a regular sewing machine. This class will take the mystery out of quilting your own quilt tops. We will look at the proper technique of  stitch in the ditch, how to free motion stippling, as well as free hand simple designs. We will also be working with stencils so you can do more complicated designs. This is a must do class for serious quilters.
Date; Thur. Jun. 7th

Class Fee; $35

Educator; MOLLY

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Beginning Quilting 101

​Quilting is a tradition that has come from using old clothes and flour sacks in the early pioneer days to the art form that is so popular today.   This class takes you back to the tradition of quilting by teaching you how to choose fabrics, how much to buy, how to use the modern day rotary cutters and instead of piecing by hand, you piece with our modern day sewing machines. You will also learn the terminology that has remained the same and how to put together a "sampler" quilt using some of the traditional old world blocks that out ancestors made.
 This is a 4 week class that will take you from beginning to the finish product with batting, backing, and  binding. This class has a limited class size, so please sign up early

DATES -   TBA -   Time; 10am to 4pm

​Class Fee; $100

Educator; MOLLY

Sit n Sew

Have a project you need to finish? Come join us at the store where you can relax in our nice class room, and buy supplies if you need them. These days are scheduled, and you do need to register to save a spot in the class room. 

Dates;  check calendar for dates and times

​Time; 10:30 to 2:30 - 

Fee; $5

In The Hoop Zippered Pouch

Do you love the look of embroidered in the hoop zipper bags, but hate working with zippers? Well, here is your chance to have fun, make something fun, and find out how to put zippers in, ... in the hoop! These little bags can be made in all sizes and will fit a 5 x 7 hoop up to 9.5 x 14. Best of all, the design is free. 

Date; Wed. Nov 28th

Time; 10am - 2pm

Class Fee; $25 

Educator; Molly


Edge To Edge Embroidery Machine Quilting

Want the look of long arm quilting, but with your own embroidery machine? This is the perfect class for you. Deb will show you how to do continuous line decorative stitching as easy as 1, 2, 3!

​If you are a quilter and you also own and good size embroidery machine, then you will love doing this.

Date;  Coming This Winter

Class Fee; $40

Initial Disk of Designs; $43.90 (Disks 2 through 7 - $19.95)

Educator; DEB

NEW - ​Scrappy Project

Do you have a lot of odd shaped fabric pieces you just can't get rid of? Turn them into usable pieces that can make many different projects. You could make a bag like the one pictured, or a placemat set, or table runner or even a quilt. This 2 part class will show you what to do and you will take those pieces and turn them into something fun. 

Dates; Tues. 11/27 - Tues. 12/11

Time; 10 - 4

​Class Fee; $45

Educator; Jody

Serger 101

Here's the chance to learn how to really utilize that wonderful serger you own.  This workshop class will not only show you how to sew professional seams but also how to do all those fancy top stitching designs and rolled hems for clothes and linens. Taught by a Martha Pullen certified instructor, you won't want to miss this class. Work book and fabrics are provided free just bring you machine and threads. A knowledge of how to thread your machine and do a basic seam is required.

Dates;   Sat. 9/22 - 10/20  - 12/15- 10:30 - 2:30

Class Fee $35

​Educator; LINDA

Dream VIP Club

This  class is only for the Dream Machine 1 & 2 owners. It will take place once a month and will give you a project that continues your education in how to use all the features of this wonderful sewing/embroidery machine. (Check with Molly for class supply list)

Date;  Thurs Dec 6th

Time; 10:30 - 2:30

​Educator; MOLLY

Note**  NOT all class listings will have supply lists. Only the ones with a line under the name of class. If you need more info on a particular class, please check with the educator. Thank You!

​(Floriani thread Sale -2nd Fri. of month- Quilter's fabric Sale - 3rd Fri. of month. Call store for details)

​​Gear Bag for Sewing /Cosmetics/Tech Accessories

Here's the perfect size bag to use for whatever you may need. It has 3 zippered pockets, 4 open sections, and a zipper that closes to keep your items secure. There is also a handle on each side. This is a 2 day class for the intermediate to advanced sewer. Not  advised for the beginning sewer

Date; Thur & Fi - Jan. 17th & 18th

Time; 10am to 4pm (both days)

Class Fee; $50 - Pattern; $12.54

​Educator; MOLLY

BES4 Dream Machine Software Orientation

This is the class to learn how to use your new software for the Dream Machine 2. 

​Class size is limited, so students can get individual attention.

**Only supplies needed; a laptop with program installed, a mouse and mouse pad. Also a notepad to take notes

Date; Fri. Oct 12

Class Fee; $40

Time; 10 am to 1 pm

Educator; Molly

Free Standing Lace Christmas Ornaments

Here's a pretty ornament you can make in your embroidery machine that can be put in a Christmas card to mail to friends across the country. This is something they will use from year to year and will think of you as they hang it on their tree. I have sent many of these over the years and have always had good response. Learn this fun technique in time to sent them out to your friends and family.

Class Date; Sat. Dec 8th

Class Time; 10:30 - 2:30

Embroidery Design; FREE

​Educator; Molly

NEW - Maui Glam Bag

Here's the perfect bag/purse to carry while traveling, like your passport, wallet, boarding passes, etc. -  yet you can stash it in your carry on tote before entering plane.   It's large enough to carry the essentials  for cosmetics, or sewing supplies.  It has a front zipper pocket, and interior pockets in the large zippered main portion. You will want to make  several of these for yourself and also for Christmas gifts.  You won't want to miss this fun class.  Bag size; 11" x 7" x 3"

Date; Fri. Oct 26th

Time; 10am - 4pm

Class Fee; $25 - Pattern Fee; $11

​Educator; Cindy

Quilting 101 - Table Runner

Want to learn the art and technique of  quilting? Can't make a class during the week because you work? Then this class is for you. It teaches the same principles as the weekday class but with a smaller project. This 22" x 50" table runner class will run for 3 Saturdays in a row and will take you through the process of rotary cutting traditional blocks, piecing and quilting. Class size is limited.

​Dates; TBA

Time; 10:30am to 2:30pm

Class Fee; $75 - Pattern FREE

Educator; MOLLY

Dream Machine Workshop Classes

Have a new Dream Machine"? Here's your chance to know how to use some of the wonderful features it has. Join Molly for these informative 6 workshop classes. Each class you will learn a new feature of this incredible machine and will do a simple project to show practical use of that feature. Try to schedule to attend all 6 classes. Sign Up early as class size is limited. (Check with Molly for class supply list)

Dates; Thurs. 10/11 - 10/18 - 10/25 - Fridays 11/2 - 11/16 - 11/30

$20 per class - $120 for all 6 classes (if paid for all in advance $110 - No refunds)

​Educator; MOLLY

​​Christmas Tree Skirt or Table Topper

​Here's your chance to use that Scan N Cut to,  make this pretty tree skirt or table topper.  This class is for current owners of the Scan N Cut. This 2 session class will take you through the whole process from using your Scan N Cut to make the applique's to sewing the whole project together

Date; Wed Oct 31st & Wed Nov 14th

Time; 10am - 4pm

Class Fee; $40  -  Pattern Fee; $5 (to be paid to Jody)
Educator; Jody

Embroidery 101

​Tips and techniques for the beginning embroidery..  Learn how to hoop your projects correctly, which is the best stabilizer to use for what project, and the right needle to use for the different threads. You will also learn how to position your embroidery just where you want it.  If this is your first time using an embroidery machine then this class is a must. This is an all day workshop class with Molly. All brands of machines are welcome. 
Date; Wed. Oct 17th - 10 am  4 pm   

Class Fee; $20 plus Kit $5

Educator; MOLLY

Expert Sewing Center

NEW - this Fall - A Duck Says Quack Block Of The Month Quilt

Here's the perfect gift for any grandchild that they will cherish for years and pass on to their children. This is a Block Of The Month project, but Jody is going to do all the blocks in 10 classes over 5 months so our Snowbirds can get it all done while they are here. You will meet twice a month and will get 8 blocks done each month. It is a combination of applique' and embroidery and all the textured applique' pieces come in one package. This class will have a 4 student minimum and 8 maximum.

Dates; 11/1 -11/15 - 11/29 - 12/13 - 1/10 - 1/31 - 2/14 - 2/28 - 3/14 - 3/28

Class Fee; $15 per class or $100 for all if pd in full up front. (no refunds)       

Pattern Fee; $35 - Applique' Package Fee; $9

Time; 10am to 4pm each day

​Educator; Jody

NEW - Winter Wonderland Paper Pieced Table Runner

​Here's another Judy Niemeyer  paper pieced project. It's a beautiful table runner that you will enjoy displaying for the holidays. It's pretty enough to use year round if you choose. This a 2 day, back to back class and you will go home with enough knowledge to finish beautiful project. There are enough papers in the pattern to make 2 runners in different colors for yourself, or give one as a gift.

Class does require a minimum of 4 students as educator come up from Naples each day. 

Dates; Tues. Oct 23 & Wed Oct 24

Class Fee; $75 Plus Pattern & Fabric

Time; 10am to 4pm

Educator; Sharon - certified  Judy Niemeyer instructor