Classes


A Halloween Embroidery Quilt with the ability to rehoop for a bigger than your hoop design!

Cost: $ 45.00
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
We will be making zippered bags in the hoop and editing in the machine.

Cost: $ 24.99
Make a new twist on an old classic. Join Marie to learn how to embroider on cotton without getting puckers on tiled quilt designs. Make in gray scale or full color, with or without border. The options are up to you!!

Cost: $ 40.00
We have place mats for the table let's not forget about our 4 legged friends! These are so easy to make and washable!!

Cost: $ 25.00
Zelda has a fancy hat to share with you! It is a hand embroidery pattern BUT Kelly has digitized all the designs for machine embroidery for whoever takes the class!

Cost: $ 45.00
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 traditional favorite and now with Suzanne McNeil's clever technique, quilters can make each square in only 5 minutes. Inside are projects for all skill levels with table runners, wall hangings, quilts & more. Color photos and step-by-step instructions.

Cost: $ 35.00
Fusible Paper pieced Batty Lou and her Jack-O-Lantern are too cute to not have in your home this Halloween!

Cost: $ 45.00
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
Join the Shannon Fabric Educator to make these adorable Cuddle Blankets! Finished size measures 28" x 37". The perfect size for your little ones!

Cost: $ 90.00
Join the Shannon Fabric Educator to make these adorable Cuddle Blankets! Finished size measures 28" x 37". The perfect size for your little ones! Call the store to reserve which kit you would like. (815)338-7754

This is a raw edge applique quilt that is 40" by 40". It is done with beautiful batiks and the special background fabric to make it look like they are flying toward the light. Join Michelle to make this stunning piece of art.

Cost: $ 60.00
This is a raw edge applique quilt that is 40" by 40". It is done with beautiful batiks and the special background fabric to make it look like they're flying toward the light. Join Edy to make this stunning piece of art.

Cost: $ 60.00
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 bind your finished project with a Faux Flange Binding

Cost: $ 20.00
Taught over a six-month period, Certified Instructor Jane Reents will teach you a wide range of techniques that can also be applied to any Judy Niemeyer pattern to successfully create a dramatically breathtaking quilt.

Cost: $ 300.00
Santa and his Reindeer are having a break after a busy Christmas! Join Kelly to make a pillow or the whole runner with traditional applique or embroidered applique. Kelly has digitized the designs for you!

Cost: $ 45.00
Calling all adults & children alike. Make a rag quilt for a gift or keep for yourself. 2 different patterns to choose from.

Cost: $ 35.00
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
Join Marie to make this quilt that can go for any animal lover! These links join all the animal prints together. With the border the quilt is 76.5" x 94.5" & will fit a queen size bed. Without the border it is 66.5" x 84.5" & will fit a full sized bed.

Cost: $ 35.00
It's the illusion of triangles tumbling down. It's not applique and it's not paper pieced. So what is it? It's the V-block!

Cost: $ 52.00
Breeze into the season in this carefree layer of pure casual elegance! The jacket has a slightly flared 3/4 length sleeve or full-length sleeve and is designed to move easily from work to weekend. The front edge is self-faced. Just fold, press, stitch for quick easy construction. This is truly a three hour project! Whether 22 1/2" or 25 1/2" finished length, this feminine silhouette is as comfortable as it is stylish! Sizes: 8 to 24 included

Cost: $ 35.00
Join Michelle and make these cute aprons made out of old shirts. Have Grandpa or Dads old button up shirts? Make them in to aprons for all the loved ones in your family for the up coming holdays!! No old shirts don't despair, Good Will or Salvation Army has them for nearly FREE!

Cost: $ 40.00
Make a basket to match any decor, holiday, or season and when time to put away it stores FLAT!!

Cost: $ 30.00
This class will teach you to make a charming cathedral window pillow.

Cost: $ 35.00
A traditional favorite and now with Suzanne McNeil's clever technique, quilters can make each square in only 5 minutes. Inside are projects for all skill levels with table runners, wall hangings, quilts & more. Color photos and step-by-step instructions.

Cost: $ 35.00
Calling all Adults & Children alike, join Michelle to learn how to put a zipper into this cute bag that can be used for all sorts of treasures. Comes in 3 sizes!!

Cost: $ 30.00
Any size you want! Organize, accessorize and give gifts with big style. These baskets go together faster than you can say “… gorgeous baskets make fabulous gifts!” And what a totally awesome way to show your style panache at the next Pot Luck get-together. Hide those plastic food containers with these fast and easy baskets. Your culinary offerings will not only be delicious, they’ll look divine. A fast and easy project

Cost: $ 35.00
This is my go to travel bag! With four pockets on the inside and four on the outside with a magnetic closure, makes this bag perfect for traveling.

Cost: $ 99.00
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
Join Marie with your favorite flower colors to make this place mat. You will not believe how EASY it is to make with a fusible precut form! Bias binding is a snap with Kelly's technique!

Cost: $ 45.00
This adorable pumpkin will add life to any display around your home. Join Marie & Kelly to make Mr. or Mrs.Sprite. 16" from top of stem to bottom of pumpkin and 11" wide. Make with or without the arms and legs. This is originally a hand embroidery pattern but with Kelly's help we now have embroidery machine files for the face & wand.

Cost: $ 50.00
An adorable addition to any table or shelf! Makes a great holder for candy, ornaments, nuts, or cards! Make it in different blues for winter, browns for cabins, or to match a sleigh you have taken a ride in!

Cost: $ 35.00
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.

Cost: $ 95.00
Make a Celtic quilt with basic piecing with the help of the designer Kathleen Andrews.

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.

Hoop Group is for all those who have purchased their Janome 15000, 12000, 9900, 500E or Skyline 9 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.

Cost: $ 18.00
Hoop Group is for all those who have purchased their Janome 15000, 12000, 9900, 500E or Skyline 9 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.

Cost: $ 18.00
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!