Fit to Flatter Workshop Making clothes for yourself can be incredibly rewarding, but can come with challenges when trying to fit your body. Join Lindsey Rae of Sew To Grow as she teaches you step by step how to make perfectly fitting clothes for your shape.
Aeroplane Bag The Aeroplane bag is a crucial travel sack perfect for a weekend getaway. Available in two sizes, you will be able to pack a few days worth of clothing and essentials inside. Wanda loves this pattern and can?t wait to give you helpful tips and tricks about the ins and outs of this duffle.
Le Grand Sac Bag Are you interested in bag making and want to give it a try? Join Jill as she shares all her tips and tricks to help you create this stylish tote! With two size options, there are many ways to personalize this pattern. Use our waxed canvas or tea toweling for an unexpected twist!
Lillium Laptop Bag This laptop bag is perfect for sewers that are always on the go! The bag is padded with 1/2? foam on the front, back, and bottom for maximum protection of your electronic device. There is also an exterior and interior zippered pocket. The interior is separated with a divider, so you have room for both your laptop and charger. What a great way to carry your laptop around in style!
Lucy Dress Wouldn?t it be lovely to sew a dress for the special little girl in your life? The Lucy Dress is a sweet and extremely adaptable dress with two views. This easy- to-make lined jumper or sundress buttons on the shoulder and features an optional ruffle and piping in contrasting fabric. We can guarantee that you will make this over and over again, so join Chris as she walks you through this dress.
Sew Creative Camps Beauty Queens JULY 8 - 10
Put on your best glam face and come sew up some projects that will have you feeling like a star! Join us and sew a makeup brush holder, cosmetic pouch, and scrunchies!
Sew Creative Camps Sand Surf Sew JUNE 24-28
Throw on some shades this summer and have some fun in the sun with these cute beach themed projects! We will make a swimsuit cover up, beach bag, and sunglasses case.
Sew Creative Camps Tshirt Quilt AUG 12-16 **Must have prior sewing experience before taking this camp
In this weeklong camp, bring in six of your old T Shirts and turn them into an awesome memory quilt!
Basic 201 Mini For students who have completed Basic Sewing 101 or have experience using basic sewing patterns. Expand your sewing skills and try a technique you are afraid to tackle on your own. With more than 45 years sewing experience including custom sewing and alterations, Fran can help you tackle the tough patterns and turn you into a confident sewer!
Six classes are included
Basic Sewing 201 Intermediate Sewing For students who have completed Basic Sewing 101 or have experience using basic sewing patterns. Expand your sewing skills and try a technique you are afraid to tackle on your own. With more than 45 years sewing experience including custom sewing and alterations, Fran can help you tackle the tough patterns and turn you into a confident sewer!
Six classes are included
Sewing Machine Fundamentals Bring that sewing machine you haven't taken out of the box or is collecting dust to our crash course on: what's a presser foot, where's the tension, do not feed the feed dogs and more. You will go home with a simple stash bag made while building skills!
Brother Embroidery Learn all the options built into the machine for using your embroidery and also about stabilizers, what and when to use. For Brother machines. Free if machine purchased at Fran's Sewing Circle.
HV Embroidery Learn all the options built into the machine for using your embroidery and also about stabilizers, what and when to use. For Husqvarna Viking machines. Free if machine purchased at Fran's Sewing Circle.
Beach House Join Chris and learn how to create this paper pieced beach house quilt using your favorite coastal fabrics. Embellish it to make it your own by adding embroidered flowers, fish in the ocean, shells on the sand, novelty buttons -- your imagination is the only limit!
Machine Quilting Join Chris to try several methods of machine quilting including stitch in the ditch grid sewing free motion and stippling. Chris will share products and techniques to make machine quilting easier.
Meadowland Quilt Join Chris as she guides you through how to create a block from the Meadowland Quilt by Meghan Buchanan of Then Came June. This quilt is a great beginner friendly, block based pattern. It is very versatile because you can use FQs or 1/2 yards. Meadowland is the pattern you won't be able to stop making! It comes in six sizes (hello mini quilts!) and is easily customizable as it is block based.
Quilt As You Go Do you have limited space to quilt? If so, this new method is for you. Explore an easy way to quilt even the largest quilt by quilting each block individually before attaching it to the rest of your quilt; no more wrangling a huge quilt with a limited space to sew, YAY!
Try Quilting Want to see if you like quilting? This class is a small investment in time and material yet you learn all the basics for quilting: how to cut, piece, sandwich, quilt and bind a quilt. So, don't be afraid to give it a TRY!
Scan N Cut Advanced Techniques Explore new techniques using your Brother Scan-N-Cut by working with fabric, vinyl, cardstock and so much more. $40 ($15 class price when your Scan-N-Cut is purchased at Fran's.
Scan N Cut Basic Techniques (DX model ONLY) Join Debbie and bring your Scan N Cut and laptop to explore new techniques with fabric and more. Learn to get the most from your machine and mats. One free class with purchase of Scan N Cut from Fran's; after first free class, $15 price on following classes. This class is DX models ONLY.
Craft N Cut Software Craft-N- Cut is the perfect software match for crafting with your cutting machine. It includes tools to create and modify designs and stitches and even export them to get cutting! This software comes with educational training videos by Hope Yoder and a ton of her designs. (first class free if software purchased at Fran?s)
USB Basics So you have an embroidery machine that uses a USB stick? See how to get your designs from the computer or CD to the stick. See how to find out what is on the stick! Hints to find your designs easier.