Classes

Classes

Clubs

  • Baby Lock Club ‐ Own a Baby Lock machine or want to learn more about what they can do, join us for Baby Lock Club. Learn about all the upcoming store events and what's new at Baby Lock. In honor of Mardi Gras, we are having a Mardi Gras Mask Challenge. Join in the fun by making and bringing a handmade mask. Bring all those beautiful projects you have been working on for show and tell.
  • Cameo Club ‐ Get ready for St. Patty's Day with this design. Learn how to create this design using many different types of fonts. Bring a shirt, tile, sign, etc. that you would like to decorate. Please call to make a reservation.
  • Destiny/Ellisimo Club ‐ Want to know more about all the features of these wonderful machines? Come join us for a series of sessions where we explore what these machines do and how they can make your sewing experience sew much better. We will start with some of the basics:
    ‐ Basting
    ‐ Combining designs
    ‐ Grouping colors
    ‐ Applique
    Bring your machine and join in on the fun. Call for reservations (318‐688‐2402).
  • Embroidery Club ‐ Get a jump start on Easter with these cute bunny bags perfect for all your Easter goodies
    Materials:
    • Minky fabric
    • Tear‐away stabilizer
    • Water soluble topper
    • Embroidery machine and accessories
    Hoop sizes – 5” x 7” to 8” x 12”

General Sewing Classes

  • Beginner Sewing ‐ New to the sewing world? Let us teach you the basics with some easy projects to get you sewing quickly. This class meets the first three Thursdays (10 am – 1 pm) starting February 1 or the first three Mondays (6 pm ‐ 9 pm) starting February 5.
    Class Objectives
    • Learn basic sewing skills
    • Sewing machine & tool basics
    • Sewing seams
    • Sewing Terminology
    • Three 3 hr sessions
    • Fee $135 ‐ reservations required with a three student minimum
  • Intermediate Sewing ‐ Mastered the basics? Move your sewing skills to the next level. Adjust a pattern for your size. Choose and cut fabric expertly. Go beyond basics with zippers and more. Get started with a garment of your choice.
    This class meets the first three Thursdays (10 am – 1 pm) starting February 1 or the first three Mondays (6 pm ‐ 9 pm) starting February 5.
    Class Objectives
    • Techniques beyond basic
    • Darts, pleats, sleeves
    • Three 3 hour sessions
    • Fee $135 ‐ reservations required with a three student minimum

Kids Sewing

  • Monthly Kids Sewing – Make an apron while learning how to turn a seam under, sew a curve and make ties. Bring your sewing machine, scissors, thread, and 1 yard of fabric. Class fee: $35 Ages 8‐18
    Please call the store for reservations 318‐688‐2402

Machine Embroidery Classes

  • Embroidery Club – Get a jump start on Easter with these cute bunny bags perfect for all your Easter goodies
    Materials:
    • Minky fabric
    • Tear‐away stabilizer
    • Water soluble topper
    • Embroidery machine and accessories
    Hoop sizes – 5” x 7” to 8” x 12”
  • Embroidery Workshop ‐ Have a day of fun and make these feminine spa/travel accessories that are perfect for brides, Mother's Day, teens, etc.. This set includes a variety of designs that we will make over the next two months. All the designs, except the spa pillow are made completely in your hoop. Included in the pattern set are sleep masks, mirror compact, mirror case, manicure set case, makeup remoover pad, cosmetic bags, flat iron/curling iron case and a relaxing spa pillow. The bags feature crsshatch quilting and a zipper closure and is fully lined with no exposed seams inside.
    Actual design file dimensions:
    ‐ Sleep Mask 5x7 ~ 3.49" x 6.93"
    ‐ Sleep Mask 6x10 ~ 3.75" x 8.87"
    ‐ Cosmetic Bag 5x7 ~ 5" x 6.98"
    ‐ Cosmetic Bag 6x10 ~ 6.05" x 10.16"
    ‐ Flat Iron/Curling Iron Case 6x10 ~ 6.04" x 10.07"
    ‐ Mirror Case ~ 3.90" x 3.90"
    ‐ Mirror Compact 6x10 ~ 4.50" x 10"
    ‐ Makeup Remover Pad ~ 3.12" x 3.12"
    ‐ Manicure Set Case 6x10 ~ 4.23" x 10"
    ‐ 'Relax' for Spa Pillow ~ 1.91" x 7" and 2.72" x 9.94"
    February's Projects will include the sleep mask, manicure set case, makeup remover pads and cosmetic bag. March will include the sleep mask with fringed eyelashes made in the hoop, curling iron case, mirror case, mirror compact and spa pillow. Pattern price ‐ $29.95 Call the store for reservations (318‐688‐2402). Seating limited to 25.
  • Travel Set Sit and Sew ‐ Get a jump start on your travel plan preparations with these travel accessories. This will be a Sit and Sew class so if you have the pattern, come and sew. Patterns are available at the store for $29.95 Bring a brown bag lunch and enjoy some fellowship!
  • Vintage Embroidery – Celebrate National Embroidery Month by going back to the beginning with vintage embroidery. These designs replicate hand embroidery through the use of the bean stitch.

Quilting Classes

  • Block of the Month ‐ Join in on the fun of making this beautiful quilt while learning new quilting techniques. For the next 10 months you will make the following blocks, learn piecing basics and borders.
    • Kaleidoscope
    • Orange Peel
    • Pineapple
    • Flying Geese
    • Half Square Triangles
    • Courthouse Steps
    • Half square triangle and quarter square triangle
    • Starburst
    • Lazy Angle
    These designs can be used to make a variety of stand alone quilts, pillows, table runners, etc. later....
    Kit fee ‐ $12.50 per month
    Class fee ‐ $5 per month if not purchasing a kit
    Call the store at 318‐688‐2402 for reservations and to order any rulers that you may need, so that materials are available during class. Reservation cut off for the year is February 1.
  • T‐Shirt Quilting ‐ Part 2 ‐ Learn to make a memory quilt from T‐Shirts.
    Fee $30 (two 2 hour sessions) plus longarm rental at $15 per hour
    Supplies ‐ 15‐25 shirts, fusible interfacing, batting, backing, general sewing supplies, rotary cutter and mat

Vinyl Classes

  • Cameo Club ‐ Learn to mix and match fonts to make signs or shirts. You can practice the Reverse Canvas technique or Stencil and Paint technique and make a cute St. Patrick’s Day decoration.
    • Select a design and fonts
    • Create your design
    • Cut and reverse weed
    • Apply HTV or Screen print
    • Press
    • And Enjoy

Recurring Classes

2018 Block of the Month
First Friday of the Month January - October


Beginner and Intermediate Sewing
First three Mondays of the month 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First three Thursdays of the month 10:00 - 1:00 pm

New to the sewing world? Let us teach you the basics with some easy projects to get you sewing quickly.

Beginner Sewing Class Objectives

  • Learn basic sewing skills
  • Sewing machine & tool basics
  • Sewing seams
  • Sewing Terminology
  • Three 3 hr sessions
  • Fee $135 - reservations required with a three student minimum


Mastered the basics? Move your sewing skills to the next level. Adjust a pattern for your size. Choose and cut fabric expertly. Go beyond basics with zippers and more. Get started with a garment of your choice.


Intermediate Class Objectives
  • Techniques beyond basic
  • Darts, pleats, sleeves
  • Three 3 hr sessions
  • Fee $135 - reservations required with a three student minimum
Kids Sewing
Kids sewing meets the second Saturday of the month from 9 am -12 pm except in June, July, August and October at a cost of $35 per session. Children must be at least 8 years of age to participate.

Call the store for reservations 318-688-2402

Baby Lock Club
Second Tuesday of the month.

Embroidery Club
Third Monday of the month.

Serger Club
Last Wednesday of every other month.

Cameo Club
Last Wednesday of every other month.

Cameo Networking
Fourth Saturday of the month

Cameo Networking meets the fourth Saturday every other month (the months that Cameo Club does not meet)