Classes


Charmed Adventures, 2017 HoopSisters EBOM 5 distinct and fun new blocks! NEW this year! The center medallion is traditionally paper pieced, then machine embroidered quilting!

Cost: $ 150.00
Join Vicky and Kay, our own certified Kimberbell Instructors for a two day Too Cute to Spook! Embroidery Event. Complete 5 adorable projects in the two days! All supplies, designs, thread, and stabilizers included. Lunch too! This super fun event will be held at Sewing Concepts in Carpentersville. Bring your machines, a few sewing tools, and let us do the rest!

Cost: $ 199.00
Join Vicky and Kaye, our own certified Kimberbell Instructors for a two day Too Cute to Spook! Embroidery Event. Complete 5 adorable projects in the two days! All supplies, designs, thread, and stabilizers included. Lunch too!

Cost: $ 199.00
Do you love a good mystery? Join Edy each month for a fun demo on how to make a great block. Lynda will give you options on the quilting. This is a Quilt as you Go project. Quilting options will include simple straight line walking foot quilting, or more elaborate free motion quilting. You decide on either a bed runner, a throw, or a twin size. It all depends on how many of each block you want to make. Go home with the block patterns and tips on how to sew them, PLUS quilting ideas.

Cost: $ 40.00
A Quilt as you go runner with an applique bow to make any table festive for the upcoming holiday!

Cost: $ 35.00
In this beginning quilting class, you will learn all the steps to complete a 30 1/2' X 30 1/2" wall hanging made up of nine patch and nine-patch variation blocks.

Cost: $ 105.00
Judy Niemeyer has made this wonderful spiked quilt pattern for us to make! It is paper pieced so all the points are just perfect!

Cost: $ 55.00
Learn to use the Fanfare Log Cabin Ruler.

Cost: $ 40.00
Frosty Star is made from an adorable Snowman panel and Deb Tucker's V block ruler. Hilda designed the border for this panel!

Cost: $ 50.00
This is a great addition to your holiday decorations. Join Kelly to make these blocks vertical for a wall hanging or horizontal for a pillow or table runner!

Cost: $ 35.00
Mod Ornament Wall Hanging

Cost: $ 42.00
Each month we will be showing you a new ruler & how to make a block to turn in to a quilt, runner, wall hanging, or add to a binder as a reference book. If you make all the blocks at the end of the 12 month class you will have a very cool sampler! 6 new rulers included in the class fees after you do all 12 classes!

Cost: $ 20.00
Each month we will be showing you a new ruler & how to make a block to turn in to a quilt, runner, wall hanging, or add to a binder as a reference book. If you make all the blocks at the end of the 12 month class you will have a very cool sampler! 6 new rulers included in the class fees after you do all 12 classes!

Cost: $ 20.00
This Runner is a Reversible Quilt As You Go pattern. Michelle will show you how to do both sides & the quilting at the same time! Make 1 side red, white and blue the other side red and white for Valentines Day. The only thing that has to match both sides is the binding!

Cost: $ 40.00
This Runner is a Reversible Quilt As You Go pattern. Michelle will show you how to do both sides & the quilting at the same time! Make 1 side red, white and blue the other side red and white for Valentines Day. The only thing that has to match both sides is the binding!

Cost: $ 40.00
Join Karen for another Thangles class. Learn 12 different blocks while making this pretty sampler quilt.

Cost: $ 70.00
Have you been wanting to try a paper pieced quilt? Come to this intro class and learn all about it. Jane Reents, certified Judy Niemeyer Quilt Instructor will introduce this beautiful quilt to you. Learn what's involved in making a paper pieced masterpiece. Jane will show you how to pick out fabrics for the best results using Quiltster Software.

Join Jane Reents in making the beautiful Vintage Rose quilt from Quilt Worx. Jane is a certified Judy Niemeyer instructor.

Cost: $ 300.00
This whimsical witch is busy stirring a cauldron of special brew. Done in raw edge, fusible applique, it is quick to assemble. Finishes at 41" X 32".

Cost: $ 105.00
Never sewn or Haven't sewn since school days? Need to refresh your sewing terms & Skills? Learn the basic skills of sewing with Michelle. Some of the techniques you will be learning are cutting, sewing a straight seam with different widths, inserting a zipper, top stitching, & much more. You will be making a pillowcase, rail fence pillow, & a runaround bag.

Cost: $ 85.00
Christmas Placemats and Napkins

Cost: $ 28.00
Tuffets can be used most anywhere inside or outside of the home. Plan on making more than 1, they are fast and easy to assemble and look great stacked. Construct them out of casual cottons or dress them up using fancy upholstery fabric. These make a design statement and can provide soft, stylish seating.

Cost: $ 40.00
I am in shape - I'm Round! Adorable appliqued snow man, perfect for a beginner, as well as a more experienced seamstress.

Cost: $ 40.00
Have you been wanting to try machine applique or embroidery applique? Come to this intro class and learn what is involved in making these Kimberbell table toppers !

Cost: $ 5.00
Make the cute pants as an intro into the clothing pattern world

Cost: $ 35.00
Great travel bag, cosmetic bag, purse organizer and sewing project bag.

Cost: $ 45.00
Pretty pieced leaf that can be made into any shaped bowl. Make great gifts for the upcoming holidays!

Cost: $ 35.00
Next step sewing is to help you learn more sewing skills. Michelle will build off of the skills you learned in beginning sewing. You will be making coasters, napkins & napkin rings, humbug bag, wonder wallet, & snap bag.

Cost: $ 85.00
These multi-purpose reversible baskets are easy to make and will ,make a great addition to any room in your home. These baskets can be made in three sizes that are perfect for all of your storage needs.

Cost: $ 40.00
Open Sew is the perfect time to finish up those UFO's you have lying around the house. Pack up your sewing machine and unfinished projects and join your fellow sewing buddies!

Cost: $ 20.00
Open Sew is the perfect time to finish up those UFO's you have lying around the house. Pack up your sewing machine and unfinished projects and join your fellow sewing buddies!

Cost: $ 20.00
A great way to keep all your snips together!

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn a technique on your serger while making a cute project!

Cost: $ 30.00
The Challenge is to create a banner 6 inches wide x 42 inches long, quilted, labeled, and bound. This banner can be any technique you want to do, applique, embroidery, paper piecing, regular piecing, free motion quilting, you decide and design your own banner.

Cost: $ 25.00
Make a Celtic Quilt with basic piecing with the help of the designer, Kathleen Andrews. You can choose from Celtic Stars or Celtic Diamonds. When you sign up just let us know which pattern you would like to make.

Cost: $ 95.00
Make a Celtic Quilt with basic piecing with the help of the designer, Kathleen Andrews. You can choose from Celtic Stars or Celtic Diamonds. When you sign up just let us know which pattern you would like to make.

Cost: $ 95.00
Janome's Artistic Edge Digital Cutter is an awesome tool for all kinds of crafting, sewing and embroidery. Learn to use the Simple Cut Software and all the fun things you can do with it!

Cost: $ 15.00
Hoop Group is for all those who have purchased their Janome embroidery machine from Sewing Concepts. We meet once each month to do a different embroidery project. The goal is to learn more about your machine and leave with a completed project.

Learn the basics of the Janome Digitizer. A different technique will be taught every other month in class!

Learn the basics of the Janome Digitizer. A different technique will be taught every other month in class!