October Classes

Red River Revel Kids Sewing

October 13/14

We will be partnering with the Red River Quilters again this year to host the Kids Sewing booth at the Red River Revel. The event will be expanded this year to include Saturday and Sunday on both weekends of the Revel. If you would like to volunteer to assist in helping the children make tote bags any of these days, please sign up!

Baby Lock Club

October 10

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. Bring all those beautiful projects you have been working on for show and tell.

Christmas Potholders

Christmas Potholders

October 10

Simple piecing makes this kitchen potholder special, and is a great way to use up some of those scraps. This version will be perfect for Christmas giving.
Supplies:
• Background - 1/4 yard
• White - 1/8 yard
• Beige - 1/8 yard
• Blue - 1/8 yard
• Red - 1/8 yard
• Pink - 1/8 yard
• Backing – 14” x 14”
• 1 ½ yards of bias binding
• 12” x 12” Insulbrite
Cost $10

T-Shirt Quilt

T-Shirt Quilt

October 12 and 22

Learn to make a memory quilt from T-Shirts.

Supplies
• 15-25 shirts
• fusible interfacing
• batting
• backing
• general sewing supplies
• rotary cutter and mat
Fee $30 (two 2 hour sessions) plus longarm rental at $15 per hour

Embroidery Workshop

Embroidery Workshop

October 26/27

This will be the final class for the Hello Sunshine Quilt. Bring all your pieces and learn how to put then all together for form this AWESOME quilt.

Embroidery Club

Embroidery Club

October 15

Pumpkin Candy Pocket
Have fun this Halloween by giving out this adorable Candy Pocket full of treats. These are ideal for school parties and loot bags. The kids will love them.

This design is made with craft felt and is stitched out 1000% in the hoop and fits 4"x4" hoops and larger.
Design sizes:
• 3.59“ x 3.90“
• 3.24“ x 4.61“
• 5.30“ x 4.90“
Supplies
• Tear away stabilizer
• Embroidery tape
• Clear vinyl
• Orange felt
• Brown felt
• ¼” x 7” ribbon

Reversible Jumper / Jon Jon

Reversible Jumper / Jon Jon

October 16

Make a reversible jumper that you can use for fall and Christmas
• Techniques
• Applique
• Basic sewing

Kit fee: $35

Snowman Chair Cover

Snowman Chair Cover

October 17

Add a little flurry to your holiday decorating with our stocking-capped snow people. Top your chair backs for a fun holiday table decoration.
Supplies (per pair)
• Hat fabrics (1/2 yd each)
• 1 yd white poplin
• 1⁄8 yd orange fabric
• 5⁄8 yd ribbon, 7⁄8” to match each hat fabric
• (4) buttons for eyes, 1”
• (5) buttons for mouth, 5⁄8”
• (2) pom poms, 3”
• Paper-back fusible web

Cost $15

Free Sew Day

October 23

Bring all your unfinished class projects and enjoy a day of sewing with friends.

Letters to Santa Quilt / Pillow

Letters to Santa Quilt / Pillow

October 24

This Quilt is very unique as it can be very personal as well using faux fur for some of the elements. I love to think outside the box and this quilt is one of my very favorites. The designer digitized her grandchildren's actual letters to Santa and added them to the white areas of the quilt. These white areas would also be good for family recipes, a place for all your Christmas guests to sign the quilt, or a special spot for some beautiful quilting.

Included in this pattern:
• SVG Files
• Complete color instructions for Letters to Santa Quilt Assembly
• Bonus Pillow Pattern with assembly instructions
• Bonus Tubular Santa Pattern and assembly instructions
Pattern - $50
Class - $15

Foot of the Month Project

October 25

We will be making a project using a different foot each month providing you with an opportunity to use some different accessories for your machine and learn new techniques.

• Adjustable Bias Binding Foot
• Zipper Foot

Kit cost $15

Beginner Quilting

Beginner Quilting

October 30

Students will be making a 4-patch quilt as they learn quilting basics. You should plan to make a lap size quilt so that you have time to complete the quilt.
SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
50 1/2" x 61 1/2"

Recommended with this pattern

• 3 1/4 yard backing fabric
• 1 1/8 yard light or background fabric
• 2/3 yard border fabric
• 56" x 67" Cotton batting
• 1/2 yard binding fabric
• 40 rectangles 5" x 10"
• Scissors
• Sewing Machine
• Rotary cutter, cutting mat, acrylic ruler
• Thread
Cost $35

Cameo Club – Halloween Shirt

October 31

Join us for a morning of fun making a sewing related Halloween Shirt.
Supplies
• Heat transfer vinyl (orange, green, brown, white, purple, red, yellow, teal
• Black Shirt
• Cameo and associated tools
• Computer

Free Sew Day

September 28

Recurring Classes and Clubs

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

2018 Block of the Month

First Friday of the Month January – October

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.

Baby Lock Club

Second Tuesday of the month

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. Bring all those beautiful projects you have been working on for show and tell.

Embroidery Club

Third Monday of the month

Each month we explore a new embroidery technique, share tips and stitch out a quick project that you take home. Design and kit charges, if applicable. Reservations are appreciated so that we can plan.

Serger Club

Last Wednesday of every other month

Learn new and different ways to use your serger, share tips and tricks and stitch out a quick project. All types of machines are welcome; however, the user should be proficient in threading and operation of the machine and the machine must be in good working order. Kit charges, if applicable. Reservations are appreciated so that we can plan.

Cameo Club

Last Wednesday of every other month

Explore new and different ways to use your Cameo Silhouette machine. Sessions cover software, design creation, cutting and project ideas. Students have fun making their creative ideas come true with the assistance of experienced instructors. Reservations are appreciated so that we can plan.

Cameo Networking

Fourth Saturday of the month every other month

Explore new and different ways to use your Cameo Silhouette machine. Students have fun sharing what they have learned about their machine, new techniques that they have learned and creating projects with the assistance of experienced instructors. Reservations are appreciated so that we can plan

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