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Covid-19 Class Procedures

  • We ask that all students wear a mask while in the classroom or store. Please park around back upon arrival for your class and you will see a door with clearly marked signage. 
  • All tables will be spaced six feet apart to accommodate social distancing measures and our maximum class size is 6 students. 
  • We ask that you bring your own tools and supplies when possible to prevent contamination. All tables and shared supplies are sanitized at regular intervals.


NEW OWNERS CLASSES:

Classes will help you get the most of your sewing machine or serger.  Owner's classes are free if you purchased your machine at Fran’s Sewing Circle and vary in price otherwise.  They are identified by colored type on the calendar.  Please check calendar for the dates and times these classes are offered.  HV = Husqvarna Viking BRO= Brother

  • Machine Basics:  Use of feet that come with the machines, threading, using basic stitches to your advantage, care of machine – offered for Husqvarna Viking and Brother at different times. ($40)
  • Machine Decorative:  Just beyond the basics - explore stitches for appliqué, heirloom and quilting- offered for Husqvarna Viking and Brother at different times. ($40)
  • Machine Embroidery: Learn all of the options built into your embroidery machine. Learn the tricks of the trade, and when and where to use different stabilizers. Husqvarna Viking or Brother machines with embroidery. ($40)

Classes


What can you do with all those decorative stitches? Let?s take a closer look at some of the optional feet you have or may want to have!! Be inspired with all you can do.

Cost: $ FREE
Join us and get your hands dirty for this one day event and have a bloomin good time!

Cost: $ 99.00
Join Lydia as she shares her tips and tricks for making this warm winter project!

Cost: $ 35.00
The Cielo Dress & Top from Closet Case Patterns is an easy, breezy take on a boxy tee and shift dress. Loaded with interesting details and interchangeable features, it will fast become a wardrobe building favourite.

Cost: $ 35.00
Have you heard? Rope bowls are all the rage right now. Link up with Andrea to learn how to make a scrappy rope bowl or basket using Fran's cotton braiding. Expect to make a couple!

Cost: $ 15.00
Use your embroidery machine to create all over quilting that looks like it was done on a long arm machine.

Cost: $ 25.00
Lets Hoop it UP and reach new levels with your embroidery machine! Classes are open to all skill levels and meet on the second Thursday of each month from 12:00n-4:00pm.

Cost: $ 15.00
Are you a fan of our Kimberbell events? This monthly club is for you!

Cost: $ 39.00
We have to get the next generation sewing! Bring your 8-12 year old kids, grandkids, nieces, nephews? whoever? to Kids Sew for a fun project.

Cost: $ 40.00
We have to get the next generation sewing! Bring your 8-12 year old kids, grandkids, nieces, nephews? whoever? to Kids Sew for a fun project.

Cost: $ 40.00
We have to get the next generation sewing! Bring your 8-12 year old kids, grandkids, nieces, nephews? whoever? to Kids Sew for a fun project.

Cost: $ 45.00
You will learn to read a pattern, select fabric and other basic sewing and finishing techniques that build the foundation needed to create any sewing project.

Cost: $ 100.00
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! Five classes are included

Cost: $ 60.00
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!

Cost: $ 35.00
Use of feet that come with the machines, threading, using basic stitches to your advantage, care of machine.

Cost: $ 40.00
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.

Cost: $ 40.00
Bring your Designer Epic and meet us in the classroom to learn all about your machine's capabilities!

Cost: $ 60.00
Use of feet that come with the machines, threading, using basic stitches to your advantage, care of machine.

Cost: $ 40.00
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.

Cost: $ 40.00
12 month Block of the Month program that runs March- February

12 month Block of the Month program that runs March- February

This class series is for Accuquilt owners who want to learn how to get more out of their machines with new tricks and techniques. This is a progressive block program divided into 10 sessions.

Cost: $ 25.00
In making this lap size quilt you will learn cutting, piecing, adding a border, layering, quilting and binding.

Cost: $ 80.00
Have you taken Beginning Quilting and want to take the next step to becoming a more confident quilter? This class is for you!

Cost: $ 60.00
Do you struggle to pick out the colors going in your next quilting project? Fortunately having an eye for color is not just something you are born with. It is something you can develop!

Cost: $ 15.00
Get the inside scoop on the fabric collage technique

Cost: $ 40.00
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.

Cost: $ 25.00
Great for beginners and experienced quilters alike, this quilt is a modern spin on a traditional favorite.

Cost: $ 30.00
Starting in February, join Mary Ann on every 3rd Monday of the month from 9:30-11:30 to learn new ruler work quilting techniques and designs! You must take our Ruler Work Basics class as a prerequisite.

Cost: $ 450.00
Use your home sewing machine to create quilting patterns that have the same look as long arm quilting. This basics class is for quilters who have never taken a ruler work class before. You will create different blocks using the basic ruler set.

Cost: $ 25.00
Storm at Sea uses small changes in straight angles to create an optical illusion of rounded shapes. Mary Ann will guide you through constructing this intricate block using her tips and tricks.

Cost: $ 40.00
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!

Cost: $ 40.00
Get to know your serger, how to thread, adjust tension, length, gathering and more.

Cost: $ 35.00
Electric quilt has released their newest software, the eight edition! Unleash your creativity by learning how to design your own quilt at its actual size. Draw block patterns, import your fabric to see your quilt before cutting, calculate yardage, print your patterns, and even export images.

Cost: $ 15.00
Linda offers a software class on the third Thursday of each month 9:30-11:30 am.

Cost: $ 15.00
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.

Cost: $ 5.00