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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


At Kimberbells one day Summer Nights machine embroidery event, you will create three peachy-keen projects for gathering with family and friends

Cost: $ 99.00
The Geranium Dress is a sweet and extremely adaptable dress with two views.

Cost: $ 35.00
This hold-all tote is both beautiful and functional!

Cost: $ 35.00
New to garment sewing? This class is for you! Join Summer as she guides you through choosing a correct size, cutting out pattern pieces, and following a sewing pattern to make a beautifully constructed garment.

Cost: $ 35.00
This bag is definitely a must have. It's the perfect size to grab and go!

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
Lets Hoop it UP and reach new levels with your embroidery machine!

Cost: $ 10.00
Lets Hoop it UP and reach new levels with your embroidery machine!

Cost: $ 10.00
Lets Hoop it UP and reach new levels with your embroidery machine!

Cost: $ 20.00
Lets Hoop it UP and reach new levels with your embroidery machine!

Cost: $ 10.00
Are you a fan of our Kimberbell events? This monthly club is for you!

Cost: $ 39.00
AUGUST 2-6 Get those creative juices flowing with these artsy inspired projects!

Cost: $ 175.00
We have to get the next generation sewing! Bring your 8-14 year old kids, grandkids, nieces, nephews? whoever? to Kids Sew for a fun project.

Cost: $ 40.00
JULY 26-30 AGES 10-14 Pump up your wardrobe with some new clothes designed by YOU! We will be making a skirt, lounge shorts, and a top all while learning how to read and follow along with a sewing pattern.

Cost: $ 175.00
JUNE 14-16 9-12PM OR 1-4PM If you are completely new to sewing, this class is for you! We will go over sewing machine basics and share some tips and tricks to get you sewing like a pro in no time! We will make a pillowcase, drawstring bag, and a tote.

Cost: $ 100.00
July 12-16 Get ready to make some totally groovy projects! We will be creating tie dyed shorts, a peace sign wall hanging, and a VW Bus bag.

Cost: $ 175.00
JUNE 21-23 1-4pm Time to relax! We?ll be stitching up a cosmetic pouch, aromatherapy eye mask, knit headband wrap, and hair scrunchies so you?ll be ready for a day at the spa.

Cost: $ 100.00
JULY 19-21 1-4pm Time to Play! (ages 7-12) July 19-21 Spend some time outdoors this summer cozying up with your new reading pillow (with a pocket for books!), an I Spy game, and a fabric tic tac toe board.

Cost: $ 100.00
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
This 3 week class is the same as the 6 week class except there will not be time for additional projects.

Cost: $ 60.00
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
Just beyond the basics - explore stitches for applique, heirloom, and quilting.

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
Exclusive stitch techniques and sewing functions

Cost: $ 60.00
Sequin & Theme stitches

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: $ 70.00
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 us to try several methods of machine quilting including stitch in the ditch grid sewing free motion and stippling. We will share products and techniques to make machine quilting easier.

Cost: $ 25.00
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!

Cost: $ 25.00
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
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