Classes

BEGINNING MACHINE APPLIQUE

Learn how to use fusible web successfully and techniques for stitching straight lines and curves plus getting around those tricky inner and outer points. You will also learn how to layer applique pieces to achieve the look you want. Teacher - Cindy Peters Wednesday, May 20th & 27th. 6-8 pm

Cost: $ 30.00
BEGINNING QUILTING

If you've ever had the desire to learn to make a quilt but did not know where to start, this is the class for you! Learn everything you need to know to get you on your way to successful quilt making in this four-week class. Start with fabric selection, rotary cutting, strip piecing and finish with layering and binding plus tips and tricks to use on future projects. This class specializes in hands on instruction and individual attention. Sewing Machine Required Teacher: Cindy Peters Monday April 20th and 27th, May 4th and 11th 6:00-8:00pm - $60 Tuesday May 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th 6:00-8:00pm - $60

Cost: $ 60.00
BEYOND BEGINNING QUILTING

This class expands on your skills by learning to square up blocks, the importance of accurate piecing and cutting plus other quilting skills. Good follow up class to our Beginning Quilting Class. (Pattern choice needs to be approved by instructor.) Sewing Machine Required Instructor: Cindy Peters 4 Week Class: Tues. March 24th and 31st, April 7th and 14th 6:00-8:00pm - $60 3 Week Class: June 3rd, 10th and 17th 6:00-8:00pm - $45

Cost: $ 60.00
BOX IT UP

A snap happy pattern using metal carpenters tape and pet screen vinyl to make a sturdy little box. Great catchall for use anywhere in the home or car! Pattern includes three sizes. Sewing machine required. Teacher Jennifer Peil Sunday June 7 12:00-2:30pm - $25

Cost: $ 25.00
CLUB: IN THE HOOP CLUB AM

Starts Thursday April 2nd and continues the 1st Thursday of the month for 6 months. Club meets at 10:30 am or 6 pm. $72/6 months or only $60 if you purchased your machine from Quilter's Cupboard! ALL MACHINE BRANDS WELCOME This club is project oriented and will be hands-on (we will share the store machines or you can bring your own). Each month you will receive the project will full instructions and tips/tricks. The projects are a great learning tool and will use a wide variety of materials and techniques. Kits will be available each month using the same fabrics Basic Machine Embroidery experience is helpful but not required. 

Cost: $ 72.00
CLUB: MACHINE BASICS (All Models)

Our machine owners classes are FREE when you buy your machine from Quilter’s Cupboard. If you have purchased your machine elsewhere, classes are $40. Take these classes as often as you need to get the most from your machine! In this class we teach you how to master the basics. This includes: winding the bobbin, threading the machine, and maintenance. People also have questions about different buttons on the machines or accessories that come with the machine, so we try to go across all that as well as use all the feet with the coordinating stitches. Come with lots of questions, we love your input in the class! Sunday, April 26 11:30-1 pm or Thursday, May 28 5:30-7:00pm or Saturday, June 13 3:00—4:30 pm

DIVA FRAME WALLET

#1 Purse Party favorite! Easy to sew with lots of room and cool hardware. Sewing Machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Tuesday April 21st 5:30-8:00pm - $25 Monday June 8th 10:00am-12:30pm - $25

EDGE TO EDGE MACHINE EMBROIDERY

Let Sandy show you how this Easy Connect Quilting technique, combined with specially designed embroidery files, makes it possible for you to create edge to edge quilting using your home embroidery machine. Embroidery machine with at least a 5 x 7 hoop is required. Teacher Sandy Bolin-Townes Monday April 13th and 20th 6:00-8:00pm - $30

Cost: $ 30.00
EMBROIDERY BASICS—Embroidery Models

Our machine owners classes are FREE when you buy your machine from Quilter’s Cupboard. If you have purchased your machine elsewhere, classes are $40. Take these classes as often as you need to get the most from your machine! We think embroidery is a lot of fun! This class is to help you get comfortable with your machine so that you think so too. We start this class by setting up the machine, then go on to selecting a design to get ready to embroider. After the machine is embroidering, we like to sit and discuss all the different kinds of stabilizers, and share tips and tricks that make embroidery easier. Monday, April 6 6-7:30 pm or Friday, May 29 3:30—5:00 pm or Sunday, June 28 11:30 am—1 pm

Cost: $ 40.00
EVOLUTION/OVATION CHAIN/COVER STITCH

Our machine owners classes are FREE when you buy your machine from Quilter’s Cupboard. If you have purchased your machine elsewhere, classes are $40. Take these classes as often as you need to get the most from your machine! The Baby Lock cover stitch machines are wonderful machines with lots of options. During this class we try to learn everything about the cover stitch and chain stitch. Any extra time will be spent learning to use the optional accessories that a lot of you have already purchased. Those of you who haven't heard of the belt loop binders, bias binder attachments, and fabric guides, be sure to check into them while you are here! Friday, April 24 3:00—5:00 pm or Monday, May 18 10 am—11:30 am Thursday, June 11 5:30—7:00 pm

Cost: $ 40.00
HOW TO GET THE MOST FROM YOUR SEWING MACHINE

This class will show you how to use the decorative stitches and feet that came with your machine plus tips to get the most out of your machine. Owners of all brand machines will benefit from this class. Sewing Machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Sunday, May 3rd 11:00am-1:00pm

Cost: $ 20.00
IN THE HOOP PATRIOTIC GARDEN FLAG

Use your embroidery machine and In The Hoop designs from Kimberbell to make this festive Patriotic Garden Flag or wallhanging. Embroidery machine required. Teacher: Sandy Bolin Townes Tuesday June 2nd & 9th 6:00-8:00pm - $30

Cost: $ 30.00
LEARN TO HAND EMBROIDER

Learn basic embroidery stitches, how to transfer designs, what floss to use and more. Hand embroidery is a great, portable project and lots of fun! Teacher Cindy Peters Sunday, March 29th - 5:30-7:30 pm

Cost: $ 20.00
MACHINE BINDING BASICS

Learn great tips for applying binding with your sewing machine. This technique is sturdier and faster than sewing your bindings by hand and a great way to feature a decorative stitch. - Sewing Machine Required Teacher: Cindy Peters Wednesday April 22nd 6:00-8:00 pm - $20 Monday June 15th 10:00am-Noon - $20

Cost: $ 20.00
MACHINE EMBROIDERED MUG RUGS

Features 4 fast and fun in-the-hoop embroidery projects, great for gifts, and just fun to have around your home. Hoop with a 5-1/2in x 8in stitching field required for all mug rugs. Sewing machine required. Teacher Sandy Bolin Townes Thursday May 14th 5:30-8:00pm - $25

Cost: $ 25.00
PASADENA BAG

This Fun Bag uses only 6 fat quarters and was one of our most popular ones at Purse Party! Teacher: Cindy Peters Wednesday, April 8th and 15th 6:00-8:00 pm - $30

Cost: $ 30.00
PET SCREEN TOTE

This simple and addicting tote uses the vinyl mesh and fun fabrics. Add webbing or fabric handles and learn how to modify the size and embellish with embroidery or appliqué. Sewing machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Wednesday May 6th 6:00-8:00pm - $20

Cost: $ 20.00
PURSE MAKING MADE EASY

If purses scare you, or you'd just like to improve your skills, this is the perfect class. You will learn about interfacings and how to apply them, pockets, handles and even how to put in a zipper. When you're done, you'll have all the tools you need to be a "bag lady" and have a finished purse to show off your new skill. Sewing machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Monday May 4th, 11th, & 18th 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $ 45.00
QUILT WITH THE HEX 'N MORE RULER

This ruler is so versatile and fun, let us show you how to get the most from it. Choose from any of the Jaybird Designs featuring the Hex 'N More ruler. Sewing machine required. TEACHER: Jenn Peil Monday June 15th, 22nd & 29th - $45.00

Cost: $ 45.00
SCRAP CRAZY RULER FUN

Learn how to use your Scrap Crazy templates to make a wallhanging using scraps, layer cakes or 5" Strips. Sewing machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Thursday April 23rd and 30th 6:00-8:00pm - $30

SERGER WITH JET AIR THREADING

Our machine owners classes are FREE when you buy your machine from Quilter’s Cupboard. If you have purchased your machine elsewhere, classes are $40. Take these classes as often as you need to get the most from your machine! BabyLock sergers are the easiest sergers to use. In this class the threading doesn't take long at all to learn, so we have a lot of time to try some other stuff like: the wave stitch, rolled hem, 2 thread overlocks and whatever else you want to learn! Thursday, April 9 5:30—7:00 pm or Sunday, May 31 11:30 am—1 pm or Mon. June 22 10am—11:30 am

Cost: $ 40.00
SEWING WITH MINKY

Learn all the tricks to sewing with Minky while making a cute 29 inch x 29 inch baby quilt from one of our pre-cut kits. Sewing machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Wednesday June 24th 5:30-8:00pm - $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
STAND 'N STOW TOTE

The Stand 'N Stow is a sack pattern that stands when you pack it but can be folded away to save space. These bags can be used for groceries, lunch bags, etc. One of our favorites! Sewing machine required. TEACHER: Cindy Peters Tuesday June 16th & 23rd 6:00-8:00pm - $45

Cost: $ 45.00
TWISTER STARS & STRIPES

Learn how to use the Twister Tool while making this Patriotic Flag Wallhanging. Sewing machine required. Teacher: Cindy Peters Monday June 1st & 8th 6:00-8:00pm - $30

Cost: $ 30.00

Clubs

BABYLOCK SERGER CLUB

Learn tips, tricks and techniques to get the most from your Babylock Serger. This hands-on clubs meets the 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30pm—7:00pm - $72 for 6 months Serger Requirements: Babylock Serger with Jet-Air or ExtraordinAir threading Space is limited!

Cost: $ 72.00
CLUB: GROOVY GIRLS

Our most popular club is back for another 6 month session that starts in May. It's just a fun way to spend an hour and learn something new. Cindy will show you new techniques, fabrics, patterns and tools. Who knows, you might even get a free pattern for our featured project. Club lasts about 1 hour and meets 1st Friday of the month at 10:30 am. $25 for 6 months or $5 per month, if space allows. Reserve your spot today!

Cost: $ 5.00
CLUB: IN THE HOOP CLUB PM

Starts Thursday April 2nd and continues the 1st Thursday of the month for 6 months. Club meets at 10:30 am or 6 pm. $72/6 months or only $60 if you purchased your machine from Quilter's Cupboard! ALL MACHINE BRANDS WELCOME This club is project oriented and will be hands-on (we will share the store machines or you can bring your own). Each month you will receive the project will full instructions and tips/tricks. The projects are a great learning tool and will use a wide variety of materials and techniques. Kits will be available each month using the same fabrics Basic Machine Embroidery experience is helpful but not required.

Cost: $ 72.00
CLUB: MACHINE EMBROIDERY BASICS CLUB

New to Machine Embroidery, then this club is for you! We will meet the 2nd Sunday of the month at 1:00 pm starting April 12th. Our club will be a lecture/demo format focusing on stabilizers, hooping, downloading designs and more. PLUS - each month you will receive a cool design/project! $72/6 months or only $60 if you purchased your machine from Quilter's Cupboard Sign up today!  Combine this club with our Machine Embroidery In the Hoop Club for only $125/$100 

Cost: $ 72.00

Special Events

QUILTING RETREATS

Quilting Retreats are a fun way to get together with friends (and soon to be friends) and sew away the weekend Work on projects you have or start something new - it's up to you! We provide meals and drinks, as well as ironing stations, tables, cutting stations, and chairs. Retreat begins at 4:00 pm Friday night and you can sew until midnight. The room is locked when we leave so you can feel comfortable leaving your materials spread out over night. Saturday the retreat runs from 9am - midnight and Sunday from 9am-3pm. Quilter's Cupboard is always open to retreat goers and we offer a 10% discount to participants all weekend long, as well as a special shopping event for retreat guests only on Saturday night. All you need to bring is your sewing machine or needle and thread, sewing supplies, and projects to work on. We hold our retreat at the American Legion Hall within walking distance of Quilter's Cupboard. Hurry in or call to sign up! Please remember that your reservation must be paid at the time you make it. We are limited to 45 quilters for each incredible weekend

ROW BY ROW EXPERIENCE

The new theme - Row by Row H2O - is fun! Shops in all 50 states and Canada are busy planning their row and creating patterns. Collect the patterns for free by visiting the shops during the summer - June 21 - September 8, 2015. Of course, Quilter's Cupboard is participating and will have kits to go along with our cool free pattern.