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MON-THU: 9:30-8:00 | FRI 9:30-6:00 | SAT: 9:30-5:00 | SUN: Closed

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Quilt Block Of The Month

Quilt block of the month will run all year in 3 month blocks. There will be different projects and Here's your chance to learn cutting and piecing techniques to create a beautiful quilt. We'll get together the last Tuesday of every month (for 6 months) to explore many different quilt piecing and ruler techniques! Join in the fun! Beginners welcome. FEE: $ 10; Sat Jul 8 10 AM Want to try a serger but are a little hesitant? What are all of those threads for? Come and try one hands on, with expert guidance, and you will leave with a completed project. Serge a Knit Wardrobe (Darlene) FEE: $ 40; Wed Jul 26, Aug 2 & 9 @ 1:00 PM Let’s create the perfect wardrobe in the color(s) you love! Make 4 garments you can ‘mix & match’ to create a versatile wardrobe that’s great for travel! Serge Holiday Placemats & Napkins (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Tue Jul 18 @ 1:00 PM Get creative with your serger! Make reversible placemats and napkins with decorative threads and rolled hems. Kids Can Sew (Darlene) FEE: $ 30; Mon & Tue, Aug 7 & 8 @ 10:00 AM Boys and girls love to be creative! Learn to use a sewing machine and make a Sock Monkey to enjoy or give as a gift. Wed, July 19 5:30 – 7:30 FUNDAMENTALLY FUN TABLE RUNNER or PLACEMENT $15 With this pattern you can show off beautiful fabric and make a table runner (or, if you like, 4 place mats. Use your creativity to complete this quilted table embellishment. Serge A Quilt (Darlene) FEE: $ 30; Tue Jul 25 @ 5:30 PM Serge a quilt quick and easy with 4 threads/ when you’re done piecing the project is already quilted! Sewing Machine Foot-Works (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Tue Aug 15 @ 1:00 PM Use your feet to sew more creatively. Ruffles, binding, piping, beading, heirloom sewing and ‘sew’ much more! Serger Foot-Works (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Mon Aug 21 @ 1:00 PM Make your serger work smarter with the right foot! Blind hems, ruffles, binding, piping, zippers, pin-tucks and many more will be taught. Clothesline Fabric Bowls (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Wed Sep 6 @ 5:30 PM Create colorful and creative fabric bowls by wrapping clothesline with cotton fabric strips. Many shapes can be produced by changing the base size and shape. Zig-zag strips together to finish. This is a great beginner class. open sew. The first project will be a mystery quilt with clues given each month.

Oct 17
Corner to Corner Crochet
Oct 23
Beginning Socks -- Cuff Down

Classes


Choose either the “Witch” or “Sock Hop” Outfit from the book “Doll Costume Dressing”

Bring your sewing machine or serger and construct this jacket in no time! This is an easy fitting jacket that complements all figures!

LET'S START FOR THE BEGINNING

Learn to knit a basic mitten with thumb gusset while learning new techniques. You can choose between worsted or chunky weight yarn and various sizes. Basic knitting skills are required.

Let's learn about the Silhouette Cameo Cutter! Adjust cutter settings and work with different fabrics and materials. Bring your cutter or just come and try it out!

Our group charity project this session is “Little Dresses for Africa. Making garments for girls of all ages and giving them hope and a positive attitude. Join us to cut and sew the dresses. We have the patterns to distribute!

Learn paper piecing while making a whimsical hot pad or placemat

CHRISTMAS TREE BRAID HANGING

Cork fabric is strong and versatile and unique looking. Make this popular bag for yourself or as a quick gift for all your friends!

Tell me what you want to learn. Individual lessons in… Regular Crohooking Tapestry Charted Crochet Corner to Corner Tunisian Locker Hooking Entrelac and more…

A technique of that allows crocheting flat without turning your work or crocheting in the round using double ended hooks. This style of crochet requires that you carry your stitches as you work but allows you to create even very large pieces using only a small double hook. If you know how to crochet at all, you can do this. Previous crochet experience is required.

Beautiful cutwork can be created in the hoop in no time! An elegant table topper will be created during this class.

Let's discover the exciting and creative sewing and embroidery functions on the Baby Lock Destiny! Learn to scan drawings to create a unique quilting or embroidery project!

Do you have a favorite fitting top or skirt or special garment? Learn to make a pattern from your garment to duplicate it!

Embellish software will customize and digitize your embroidery and cutter designs. Many easy 1-step wonders are included to make your creations fast and easy!

Cost: $ 15.00
Come and enjoy making fast and easy Christmas or anytime gifts. I will have patterns for different pot holders and mug rug,

The “Field of Wildflowers” is a warm and bright knitted that when you wear it you will think of spring. Knit this winter hat wile learning slip stitch cables.

Have you ever wanted learn how to felt? This is a good beginning felting class.

Have Fun creating this striking 3-dimensional quilt. Choose any color to match your decor only 4 colors needed from light to dark.

Warm and wonderful polar fleece mittens are lined and perfect for cold weather! Make a pair for everyone in the family!

What is Sashiko and what do I use this machine for? Let's learn the basics and many creative Sashiko techniques.

Serge a colorful jacket to wear for work or a special night out. Please cut your pattern out before the class so we can complete the project.

Serge festive holiday placemats and napkins for your holiday table or to give as a colorful gift for family or friends!

Wondering if a serger machine is what you want to benefit your sewing? Is it hard to use or thread? Give it a try before you buy!

Cost: $ 15.00
Knit a side to side sweater that is started at the wrist and uses mostly knit stitches (garter stitch)

Retreat from the business at home and spend time with friends at KQSC, quilting, serging & have fun finishing your projects or start a new one with no interruptions. Bring food to share.

If you have taken Beginning Quilting & want to have further assistance to finish your project Signup for workdays, Let's get-er done!!

If you have taken “Beginning Quilting” and Want to have further assistance to finish your project sign up for any of these workdays “Let’s get-er done”

If you have taken “Beginning Quilting” and Want to have further assistance to finish your project sign up for any of these workdays “Let’s get-er done”

Calling all kids who are out of school to join us to learn sewing and create an Emoji pillow and book bag. The sewing machine Baby Lock “Joy” is included with this class!

Has you size changed? Are your t-shirts too long? Do your slacks need updating? Learn basic alteration techniques to solve these problems!

Cost: $ 15.00
Supplies: This electronic cutter is very versatile and fun to use for all your crafts and embroidery projects! Bring your cutter or use ours.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn the basic crochet stitches that will open a world of creativity. Only four stitches to learn. I will show you how to hold the yarn and hook, how to read instructions, how to avoid common errors or correct them, and how to start and finish off a piece.

Double knitting is a two color reversible knitting technique. You will be knitting a hot pad or coaster with a Christmas theme. It is a great project for gift giving or stocking stuffer.

This class will teach you the basics to get your hands warmed up and comfortable with knitting needles.

Learn to knit a sock starting from the cuff. This class will be taught using worsted weight yarn and double point needles. Using worsted weight yarn will allow you to complete the sock quickly while learning new techniques. Basic knitting skills are required.

Cost: $ 45.00
C2C crochet works up very quickly, is easy to do, and uses only chains and double crochet stitches. It creates a lightweight, lacy texture. I will show you how to start a piece, how to change color, and how to increase and decrease to create the shape you desire. Previous crochet experience required

Help with common crochet issues. Is your foundation chain too tight? Are your sides uneven? Unsure of the effects of different hook placement? Want to crochet ribbing? What are FPDC and BPDC? What are “linked” stitches? Is your work too loose or too tight? Confused by stitches or instructions? I can help. Also, let me show you helpful tips and tricks.

Quilting with your embroidery machine allows you to complete your quilts with a variety of beautiful programmed embroidery designs

A method of crochet that is worked on one side only without turning your work. It creates a texture that is unlike any other type of crochet. Many people mistake it for knitting, but it isn’t. If you have crocheted in the past you can do this. Previous crochet experience required.

Make this beautiful rug from a jelly roll, in any color to match your décor.

Let's get together and have fun sewing fleece socks to keep your feet warm!

Calling all kids to learn knitting! Let’s get creative and knit a scarf or small project.

We’ll sew a quick and fun polar fleece hat!

We meet the first Saturday every month at 10:00 am. Learn sewing techniques and make a fun project every month!

Feb 6: Valentine Dress; Mar 6: Easter Dress

Cost: $ 20.00
Learn to use different techniques; such as stippling, stitch in a ditch, cross hatch, and more to finish your quilts.

Cost: $ 15.00
Learn to correct a variety of mistakes from picking up dropped stitches to protecting your work using lifelines. Basic knitting skills are required…comfortable with knits and purls. BRING HOMEWORK SWATCHES TO FIRST CLASS.

Cost: $ 20.00
Quilt block of the month will run all year in 3 month blocks. There will be different projects and Here's your chance to learn cutting and piecing techniques to create a beautiful quilt. We'll get together the last Tuesday of every month (for 6 months) to explore many different quilt piecing and ruler techniques! Join in the fun! Beginners welcome. FEE: $ 10; Sat Jul 8 10 AM Want to try a serger but are a little hesitant? What are all of those threads for? Come and try one hands on, with expert guidance, and you will leave with a completed project. Serge a Knit Wardrobe (Darlene) FEE: $ 40; Wed Jul 26, Aug 2 & 9 @ 1:00 PM Let’s create the perfect wardrobe in the color(s) you love! Make 4 garments you can ‘mix & match’ to create a versatile wardrobe that’s great for travel! Serge Holiday Placemats & Napkins (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Tue Jul 18 @ 1:00 PM Get creative with your serger! Make reversible placemats and napkins with decorative threads and rolled hems. Kids Can Sew (Darlene) FEE: $ 30; Mon & Tue, Aug 7 & 8 @ 10:00 AM Boys and girls love to be creative! Learn to use a sewing machine and make a Sock Monkey to enjoy or give as a gift. Wed, July 19 5:30 – 7:30 FUNDAMENTALLY FUN TABLE RUNNER or PLACEMENT $15 With this pattern you can show off beautiful fabric and make a table runner (or, if you like, 4 place mats. Use your creativity to complete this quilted table embellishment. Serge A Quilt (Darlene) FEE: $ 30; Tue Jul 25 @ 5:30 PM Serge a quilt quick and easy with 4 threads/ when you’re done piecing the project is already quilted! Sewing Machine Foot-Works (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Tue Aug 15 @ 1:00 PM Use your feet to sew more creatively. Ruffles, binding, piping, beading, heirloom sewing and ‘sew’ much more! Serger Foot-Works (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Mon Aug 21 @ 1:00 PM Make your serger work smarter with the right foot! Blind hems, ruffles, binding, piping, zippers, pin-tucks and many more will be taught. Clothesline Fabric Bowls (Darlene) FEE: $ 15; Wed Sep 6 @ 5:30 PM Create colorful and creative fabric bowls by wrapping clothesline with cotton fabric strips. Many shapes can be produced by changing the base size and shape. Zig-zag strips together to finish. This is a great beginner class. open sew. The first project will be a mystery quilt with clues given each month.

Learn to use your rotary cutter and different rulers to save time and get accurate cuts when cutting fabric for your quilt.

Cost: $ 15.00
Free motion quilting is fun and creative with a ruler foot and templates that help you quilt a design in a single block or an entire quilt.

Cost: $ 15.00
Gather up those t-shirts and make a quilt. In the first session we’ll work on cutting up the shirts. In the second we will make the blocks for the quilt and learn how to put it all together.


507.288.9051      3432 55th St Northwest Rochester, MN 55901      
    MON-THU: 9:30-8:00 | FRI: 9:30-6:00 PM | SAT: 9:30-5:00 PM | Closed Sunday.