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SAT 9:30 to 4
SUN 12 to 4

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Classes


163: NEW MACHINE #8 - BUTTONHOLES AND ZIPPERS

Just don't get buttonholes and/or zippers? You're not alone. All machines come with these features and they come in handy! You have the feet, let's use them and see what you can make with them!

Cost: $ FREE

BAGS/TOTES/WALLETS

134: EVENING MIST BAG

This is a simple bag that is the perfect size with a lot of pizzazz. You can opt to piece the front and back or just piece the front and have a plain back. This is a two part class. In the first class, we will lay out the fabrics and stitch the pieces together and start the quilting process. My mission is to get one of the segments quilted before you leave. The second class, you will have completed your quilting, whether you do both front and back or just the front. We will assemble the bag in class with pocket(s), lining, handles and closure.

Cost: $ 45.00

MACHINE APPLIQUE

THANKFUL TABLERUNNER

Nothing says Autumn like leaves and acorns. Basic piecing and machine or hand applique. The table runner finishes to approximately 16" X 36"

Cost: $ 25.00

NEW 8 SERIES MACHINE

164: 8 SERIES - NEW MACHINE #1 - ANATOMY OF THE 8

TOPICS COVERED: Meet your machine and accessories Function buttons  Set up screen BERNINA exclusives  Basic stitches  Stitch menus  Foot recognition  Tutorial menu Correct threading top thread Bobbin winding Correct threading bobbin for sewing Maintenance  Our classes are FREE if machines were purchased at Bear's Paw, but we sincerely OPEN our classes to anyone who has purchased their machine from another dealer. In this case, classes are $40 each. These are wonderful machines and there are so many features you could enjoy. It is important to invest in the time to get to know your machine and have fun. It is helpful to bring your machine to any classes, but they can be taken as lecture/demo. If you can get your machine into your car, we can get it out.

Cost: $ FREE

NEW MACHINE CLASSES #2 - STITCH FUN

125: NEW MACHINE #2 - STITCH FUN - SEPTEMBER

Let's get working on those decorative stitches! TOPICS COVERED: • Decorative stitching • Temporary Altered Stitch Memory • Altering stitches • Pattern functions • Memory and Alphabets Our classes are FREE to those who purchased from Bear’s Paw, but we sincerely open our classes to anyone who has purchased their machine from another dealer. In this case, classes are $30 each.

Cost: $ FREE

NEW MACHINE CLASSES #3 - EMBROIDERY BASICS 1

126: NEW MACHINE #3 - EMBROIDERY BASICS 1 - SEPTEMBER

Let's get started using and learning about the fabulous embroidery machine you just purchased! In two classes you will feel confident embroidering on many fabric surfaces. TOPICS COVERED: • Introduction • Machine/module set up • Preparing to embroider • Needles and thread • Stabilizers • Hoops/hooping/hoop calibration • Accessing designs • Trace/check • Virtual positioning/absolute check • Motif center • Basting boxes • Customizing designs • Stitching a design • Embroidery sequence control • Moving/rotating/duplicating • Rescale and mirror image Our classes are FREE to those who purchased from Bear’s Paw, but we sincerely open our classes to anyone who has purchased their machine from another dealer. In this case, classes are $30 each.

Cost: $ FREE

NEW MACHINE CLASSES #4 - EMBROIDERY BASICS 2

127: NEW MACHINE #4 - EMBROIDERY BASICS 2 - SEPTEMBER

Let's get started using and learning about the fabulous embroidery machine you just purchased! In two classes you will feel confident embroidering on many fabric surfaces. TOPICS COVERED: • Lettering • Changing letter height/spacing • Stitch density • Word Art/letter manipulation Our classes are FREE to those who purchased from Bear’s Paw, but we sincerely open our classes to anyone who has purchased their machine from another dealer. In this case, classes are $30 each.

Cost: $ FREE

PIECING AND/OR QUILTING

101: SOUTH OF THE BORDER

This two block quilt is both fast and fun to make. I love how some of the blocks fall into the borders for a very unusual but great “look”. With the two blocks you can make a quilt matching any size you need for a project you'll just love. .. enjoy.

Cost: $ 70.00
136: BASKET WEAVE QUILT - WEEKNIGHT CLASS

Purchase a new 40 piece jelly roll, or walk on the wild side and use mixed fabric strips from your stash. Working around an octagon shape, you will stitch various 2 1/2" strips on each side creating gorgeous dancing wreaths! With your leftover strips and an accent fabric, there will enough to complete a second quilt, 39 x 51.

Cost: $ 45.00
162: CHRISTMAS TREE SKIRT

Peppermint Swirl Christmas Tree Skirt. A fun "spin" on a holiday must have. This project uses the Nine Degree Ruler. Clever strip piecing and cutting gives the swirly shape. Start now and you'll have it done way before the holiday rush. (Tip: Make this in any fabric of your choosing to create a fun table topper for any season. Or, maybe a fun and unique baby quilt or play mat. Simply applique a center circle and you're good to go!) Students will also learn how to do a bias binding ~ so necessary for curved shapes. Bonus: with the "leftovers" from this project, you'll have the pieces to complete a smaller table top tree skirt or table topper! I'll show you how!

Cost: $ 40.00

QUILTING BY MACHINE

166: MACHINE QUILTING 101

MACHINE QUILTING 101 - ADVANCED BEGINNER AND ABOVE - Erin - Learn the tricks to successful machine quilting. Enjoy testing out new ways to meander all over your quilt. Practice border patterns and sashing ideas plus lots of fillers for all that white space!!! This is always a popular class, so sign up quickly! Highly recommended - get tips on machine quilting from a pro!

Cost: $ 50.00

SOFTWARE SAMPLER

167: SOFTWARE SAMPLER - SEPTEMBER

We will be presenting the software mastery in a different format! V7 mastery and Software Sampler have been combined to provide you with the best instructions for the new version 7 software. Hands on class, video, instruction sheets of presented lesson will be loaded on your personal USB. Please bring a USB (with your name on it) with ample space for a video to class. V 6 customers requiring lessons should call to set up an appointment if they choose not to attend the new mastery V7 series. TOPIC: REALISTIC AND HANDWORK EFFECTS Create embroidered Cross Stitch designs using the Cross Stitch program. Create an embroidery from a photo or graphic with the PhotoSnap Tool.

Cost: $ 15.00

WOOL/WOOL FELT

153: BERTIE'S YEAR - BOM - SEPTEMBER QUILT

12 MONTHS WORTH OF WALL HANGINGS AND 1 DEAR LITTLE BIRD! Follow Berties adventures through the year in this fun BOM. Every month, beginning in July you will receive a pattern and the Shadow Play/ Woolies Flannels from Maywood Studios to create a little quilt that measure 13 x 17. The kit also includes the binding and the backing for each little quilt and a button pack for embellishing. What are woolies flannels? They look like wool, feel like wool, yet sew and wash like cotton with no scratchy wool itch. Woolies flannel is comfy-cozy perfection with classic designs like herringbones, plaids, tweeds & dots in a rich array of home-friendly colors.

Cost: $ 25.00