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Class Info & Policies

A 15% discount will be given for all
supplies purchased for your class.

We hate to cancel a class, but reserve the right to do so, should the minimum enrollment not be met (usually 3 students). If this happens, a full refund will be given.

If you're not able to make a class that you've registered for, you must notify us one week prior to the class at which time a store credit will be issued. If we have less than 1 week notice, a credit will be given only if the slot can be filled from the waiting list.

Skill Levels:

Beginner – No quilting experience required. Suitable for the first time quilters or those who desire a review of basic quilting skills.

Advanced Beginner – Student has some experience with rotary cutting and general sewing skills. Pre-class work such as cutting may be required.

Intermediate – Student is comfortable with rotary cutting skills and achieving a ¼" seam allowance.

Advanced – Student has experience in rotary cutting, machine piecing, appliqué, machine quilting, and more difficult piecing techniques.
When you take a class at Sew Inspired, we'll give you the basic concepts and all the technique instructions for the project. In many cases, you will not be able to finish the entire project during the class time(s). You will however, have plenty of time to learn how to make the block, or use the techniques taught, to confidently finish your project at home.

Classes


Learn to Quilt

Make your first quilt! You'll learn fabric selection, rotary cutting, piecing, machine quilting and binding. Eight sessions beginning August 31. Now enrolling!

Cost: $ 90.00

Machine Quilting

Feather designs always add a touch of class to any quilt, evoking a positive response from any viewer. Learn to draw and stitch these beautiful elements in many different styles, from traditional to contemporary. Then learn how to fit them in specific geometric spaces, how to turn corners, make feather wreaths, and how to echo and add fills. It's easier than you think!

Cost: $ 35.00
Do you quilt on a sewing machine, but long for more space? Do you have limited space for a quilting machine, and prefer to sit down to quilt? Come see how the HQ Sweet Sixteen will solve those problems and help you finish quilts of any size! The machine features make free motion quilting a breeze, and additional creative feet and gadgets take you far beyond meandering and stitch-in-the-ditch.

Cost: $ 35.00
Does longarm quilting interest you, and you'd like to learn more about it? Or do you just need a review of longarm basics? This class takes the mystery out of longarm quilting by acquainting you with the basic terms, machine features, how to load a quilt, and what you need to know about thread, needles and tension. Handi Quilter longarm systems are user-friendly, come in various sizes for every budget, and are designed by a quilter, for quilters - just like you!

Cost: $ 35.00
If you love precision and consistency in your quilting designs, you will love using design rulers and templates! These handy tools assist in placing designs accurately and stitching them out precisely. Learn to handle rulers and templates safely with the ruler base, and how to achieve accuracy with the markings. The wide variety of Handi Quilter rulers will inspire you to new design heights.

Cost: $ 35.00
Please Note: Class is full - please join our waitlist. Learn about threads and other topics such as quality, fiber types, thread size, tension and needles. Join Denise Best, Certified Threadologist, for a hands on workshop - explore and use a wide variety of Superior threads on your sewing machine! Class fee includes your complete kit of materials!

Cost: $ 35.00

Make-It-Take-It

What is a Moda Cupcake Mix? It's a recipe for block parts that makes baking a Charm Pack quilt with these unique papers easier than ever! We'll give you four free recipes - and who knows, maybe a baked treat along with them! Class fee includes papers for learning the technique.

Cost: $ 20.00

Totes & Techniques

Learn how to paper piece a combination block using an adorable rooster pattern. Then put that piece to work in a cute simple mini purse from Mary Hertel's book "Cute and Clever Totes". You will want to make several of these!

Cost: $ 35.00