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WILLIAMSVILLE
8575 MAIN STREET
WILLIAMSVILLE, NY. 14221
716.204.8350
EAST AURORA
659 MAIN STREET
EAST AURORA, NY. 14052
716.652.2811

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Classes


Williamsville Classes


Anxious to get using your AccuQuilt cutter and dies? Need inspiration for projects that use the equipment you’ve purchased? Join us once a month for projects that utilize the AccuQuilt system!

Cost: $ 12.99
Curious about appliqu? but nervous about sewing around every piece? Come learn the easy way with your embroidery machine. Kit required. Beginner level.

Cost: $ 18.00
Come expand your horizon with your Baby Lock IQ. We will create appliques and a continuous quilting all with your exclusive IQ Designer.

Cost: $ 42.00
Expand on your sewing abilities as you make a tote bag, cosmetic bag, steno pad cover, small organizer, and a triangle zipper bag. Class limited to 8 students, ages 8 and up. Prerequisite: Kids Sewing 101

Cost: $ 150.00
Quilters assume bargello patterns are difficult. Not so. They?re very easy. This class shows how you can sew strips of fabric together to create the appearance of movement. If you can sew a straight seam, you can do this!

Cost: $ 18.00
Computers can be scary! Get all of the skills you will need to get that embroidery machine going. You will learn essential skills like transferring designs to your USB stick, organizing your embroidery designs, zipping and unzipping folders. This class will teach you everything you need to get started in one place.

Cost: $ 12.00
Binding does not have to be scary or confusing. Join me in this hands on class learning how to create stunning binding that looks like it wants to be on your quilt. From beginners to advanced students everyone?s light bulb will go on while using the accuquilt or stripology ruler. Kit required.

Cost: $ 18.00
This basic method of binding will give you confidence to complete those unfinished projects. Beginner level. Kit Required. Prerequisite: Basic quilting knowledge.

Cost: $ 18.00
Are your borders feeling alive with creativity, come and see how you can use half square triangles, piano keys, squares, and rectangles to liven up your borders. Use your stripology ruler or accuquilt cutter. I will show you how to apply your border with all the tips and tricks to eliminate ripples and waves. Kit required.

Cost: $ 18.00
A new design with the Straight Out of Line Ruler creates either a country or modern look depending on the fabrics you choose. Manipulate blocks into unique designs and as a bonus, get an Edge to Edge demonstration on how to quilt a sandwiched quilt.

Cost: $ 30.00
Do your strips have a bend in them? Are your pieces accurate? Does cutting out new shapes confuse you? Or maybe you are just beginning your quilting journey and want to get started the correct way. In any of these cases, this class is for you. Learn how to quickly and accurately cut strips and squares, triangles and diamonds, and a whole variety of other shapes to make your piecing easier, more accurate, and more fun.

Cost: $ 18.00
This group will be for Destiny owners or prospective owners to learn all the wonderful things the Destiny 1 or 2 can do. Bring your projects, ideas and questions and we will discuss them along with the lecture/demo of a technique or feature.

Cost: $ 48.00
This group will be for Destiny owners or prospective owners to learn all the wonderful things the Destiny 1 or 2 can do. Bring your projects, ideas and questions and we will discuss them along with the lecture/demo of a technique or feature.

Cost: $ 12.00
For those who completed Edge to Edge 1, this class will support your practical application of the Edge to Edge program on your very own quilt. Bring a finished crib, lap, or twin quilt top with its batting and backing. Enjoy instructor guidance through the Edge to Edge process, and celebrate the completion of your first Edge to Edge quilt. Prerequisite: Edge to Edge Quilting in the Hoop I

Cost: $ 72.00
Perfect crossover bag for your everyday life! Wonderful in cork, faux leather, canvas or quilting cotton. Easy construction and versatility will make this your go-to bag. Inside zippered pocket keeps items contained and outside back pocket is perfect for your phone!

Cost: $ 42.00
Time to explore ? this bag has just enough room for the essentials! Use pre-cut foam rectangles for quick results. Feature a fabric or add the fun camera appliqu?, or appliqu? or embroidered monogram of your choice. As a bonus, the pattern comes with a fun zipper pull.

Cost: $ 42.00
Select any Sew to Grow Pattern. Learn how to select the correct size based on your measurement, trace the pattern and grade between sizes, construct a muslin mockup of your garment, make slight pattern adjustments for a more accurate fit. You will end up with the perfect fitting pattern!

Cost: $ 36.00
Get inspired to create unique free motion designs using patterns from fabric to the environment around us. Intermediate level. Kit Required. Prerequisite: Must have some free motion quilting experience or have completed Free Motion Quilting 101.

Cost: $ 24.00
Bring your child OR grandchild to make a ?generation project. We will be making a Quillow a combination of a pillow and a quilt. This is a 2 part class designed to help get the next generation into sewing. Fun for both attendees.

Cost: $ 48.00
This class is designed to complete a unique project monthly. What a great idea to be able to have a gift for a loved one throughout the year. This class is very popular, sign up quickly as spaces are limited and you must assign yourself to a location.

Cost: $ 195.00
This class is designed to complete a unique project monthly. What a great idea to be able to have a gift for a loved one throughout the year. This class is very popular, sign up quickly as spaces are limited and you must assign yourself to a location.

Cost: $ 195.00
This class is designed to complete a unique project monthly. What a great idea to be able to have a gift for a loved one throughout the year. This class is very popular, sign up quickly as spaces are limited and you must assign yourself to a location.

Cost: $ 127.00
This fun quilt celebrates positive and uplifting words for each month. Build the quilt two blocks a month across the year and enjoy a truly lovely appliqué experience, that is art to heart.

Cost: $ 6.00
These classes expand on skills learned in previous kids courses. Students learn about seam finishes, quilting, zippers, buttonholes, and reading a pattern. The first class you will choose your project with teacher help and purchase supplies at the store. We encourage each student to pick a project that will expand their skills. Many kids select a garment, quilt, or a bag. Prerequisite: Kids Sewing 101

Cost: $ 72.00
For beginner sewers 7 and up who have sewn a little or have never sewn before. Children learn cutting, pressing, and stitching while having fun completing four projects. Projects include a binder cover, composition book cover, heart pillow, and zippered box. Class limited to 8 students.

Cost: $ 150.00
Monthly Make and Take Project for Kids/Teens. Each month a kit for a new project is offered. February - Messenger bag March- Caddy with 4 zippered vinyl pockets. Velco closure, handles, and hanger April - Lunch Tote , insulated lunch tote with handle, and flap closure May - water bottle carrier and reusable snack bags

Cost: $ 18.00
Expand on sewing abilities as you make a small tote bag, pin cushion, scissors holder, small organizer, fabric box and sewing machine pocket organizer mat.

Cost: $ 150.00
Beginner sewers can expand sewing abilities with class projects of pajamas pants and a drawstring backpack. Learn to cut out pajama pants using a simple pattern. Learn to make a casing and insert elastic and cording.

Cost: $ 150.00
Come join in on the fun and make a Kimberbell bench buddie pillow to match your Bench pillow or just make these cute pillows all on their own.

Cost: $ 30.00
Love Kimberbell? Maybe you just want to be inspired to learn more about in the hoop projects? Join us for our monthly Kimberbell Society! Each month you’ll receive FREE Kimberbell designs and full project instructions – exclusive to club members only! Our Kimberbell Society is an easy lecture demo format, so no need to bring your machine! *FREE Kimberbell design and full color instruction PDF each month—12 in all! (You’ll need to bring a USB stick to class each month.) You must be present to each meeting to receive your free designs .

Cost: $ 150.00
Come explore new monthly projects from Kimberbell! Bring your USB and take home the latest Kimberbell dealer exclusive design of the month to recreate at HOME!! Be a per month member by paying $14.99 each month you attend.

Cost: $ 14.99
Explore how fast and easy it is to add monogramming to all your t-shirts and sweatshirts. Learn how to properly stabilize, hoop, and place your design to achieve the best results. Note: Please bring a template of your design for placement. Prerequisite: Embroidery 101.

Cost: $ 18.00
is to add monogramming to all your towels. Learn how to properly stabilize, hoop, and place your design to achieve the best results. Kit required. Prerequisite: Embroidery 101.

Cost: $ 18.00
Come join our “Block of the Month” party, as Diane guides you through some of Jenny Doan’s most popular quilting techniques and ideas.

Cost: $ 6.00
Pillows are more popular than ever before. There are so many variations that you can learn. Perfect many skills just by constructing them. Together we?ll explore piping, ruffles,zippers, pillow backs, and the new quilted pillow covers. Join us for one class or all three. Class One: Piping and an updated version of the ?envelope back? Class Two: Ruffles and hidden zipper back Class Three: New Quilted Pillow Cover

Cost: $ 18.00
Are you ready to expand your machine embroidery skills? Become a machine embroidery ?Graduate Student? at Aurora Sewing Center, and you will learn 12 new techniques during the next year! Learn alongside Scott and Alyssa as they guide all of you through the techniques monthly, you will work on a project in class to help master the skill before you head home! All machine brands are welcome, multiple file formats are available.

Cost: $ 133.00
Learn from our own expert on how to maintain your sewing machine or serger and keep it running smoothly. Jim will provide you basic information on cleaning and maintaining your machines. This class is a must!

Cost: $ 12.00
Would you like some guidance in completing your Sew to Grow garment pattern from the Sew to Grow Fit Lab? Learn how to complete garment, finish seams, add invisible zippers, and hemming techniques.

Cost: $ 36.00
Start a new project or finish an old one. No phone, no interruptions, and lots of fun. All levels welcome.

Cost: $ 42.00
Start a new project or finish an old one. No phone, no interruptions, and lots of fun. All levels welcome.

Cost: $ 18.00
Students can bring projects to work on and have a teacher to help. Project ideas are available, if desired. Prerequisite: Kids Sewing 101 or previous sewing experience. Basic sewing knowledge.

Cost: $ 18.00
The Sleepy Hollow Quilt by Thimblecreek Quilts is presented as a Halloween design. In this class take on a creativity challenge and transform this quilt into something other than Halloween. Consider a barn theme with quilts on your barns. Or make it into a story quilt with mansions. This is Accuquilt & Stripology friendly, and will thrive with fat quarters, and you may dip into your stash. What fun!

Cost: $ 12.00
Are you a Solaris owner or thinking about one? At this round table discussion group you will have the opportunity to share what you have learned on your new Solaris machine, show and share projects finished or in process, or ask questions about what your machine can do and the best way to do it. A great class to learn from each other.

Cost: $ 48.00
Join us once a month to make a seasonal tea towel. Each towel you will sharpen your applique skills using the open toe foot on your machine.

Cost: $ 18.00
The Hetty Hold All is the perfect bag to hold all your day to day things! The sleek lines of this bag will be the envy of all your friends. Perfect work bag! A zippered top keeps all your belongings tucked away and the inside pocket keeps your small treasures where they are easy to access. The Hetty Hold All finishes 18? wide x 12? tall x 5? deep.

Cost: $ 36.00