2018 Classes

April - August

Dance of the Dragonflies

Dance of the Dragonflies

with Greg
Enjoy making this stunning wall hanging by Joann Hoffman, featuring a Super Nova panel and batik fabrics. Learn raw-edge applique techniques and see how quickly this 40 x 40 inch masterpiece comes together.

Thursday 19th April, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 3.00pm
Cost: $45 + kit
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Machine Applique Techniques

Machine Applique Techniques

with Debbie
Always wanted to know the best way to applique using your machine and how to master point and curves? Well in this class you will learn the confidence to use your machine to its fullest and create beautiful, neat applique.

Saturday 5th May, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 1.00pm
Cost: $25 p/session + Kit & book
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Foundation Piecing

Foundation Piecing

with Debbie
This gorgeous quilt looks fantastic in any colourway you choose. Learn Foundation piecing with Debbie as she walks you through the processes of handling both small and large sections and putting a project such as this together. Discussions on quilting will be done in class.

Saturday 16th June & 30th June, 2018


Time: 9.30 – 3.00pm
Cost: $45 + kit
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Free Motion Quilting - Beginners

Free Motion Quilting - Beginners

with Elinor
This one day class is designed for Beginner Quilters in mind – though if you feel a little rusty, then this would be the perfect class for you to hone your quilting skills. You will leave class feeling inspired and much more confident with your quilting. Open to domestic machine and Sweet 16 owners.

Saturday 9thJune, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 2.30pm
Cost: $65 (includes kit)
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Beginner Patchwork

Beginner Patchwork

with Elinor
Want to learn how to do Patchwork? This is the class for you. Learn how to cut, measure, pin, sew, trim, square-up, abut seams, join, chain-piece, press, assemble… and SO MUCH MORE! Make a small project learning the how’s and why’s of patchwork! You will fall in love with Patchwork after this class and be planning your next project before the class finishes

Saturdays: 7th & 21st July, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 2.30pm
Cost: $40 + kit
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Quilt As You Go

Quilt As You Go

with Debbie
Learn how to easily and effectively make quilt-as-you-go (QAYG) projects as Debbie takes you through the steps of design, Quilting and assembly of blocks into quilts or smaller projects. Quick and lots of fun, you will enjoy making large projects on your domestic machine with this method. In this class you will make a runner in your favourite fabric choices.

Saturday: 29th June, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 3.00pm
Cost: $45 + kit
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One Block Wonder

One Block Wonder

with Elinor
A fantastic workshop based on the “One Block Wonder” book by Maxine Rosenthal. Elinor will walk you through the techniques outlined in the book and helping you to create your very own masterpiece. This course will also give you the ability to complete remaining projects contained within the book.

Fridays: 31st August & 21st September, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 3.00pm
Cost: $45 + kit
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Creative Free Motion Quilting

Creative Free Motion Quilting

with Debbie
Do you love to doodle? How would you like to do it with needle and thread? Join Debbie and she gets you to explore creative quilting. Experiment with micro-quilting, extreme doodling designs and much more! You will enjoy letting your creativity take over and enhancing you quilting skills at the same time!

Saturday 7th July, 2018

Time: 9.30 – 2.30pm
Cost: $45 + kit
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Beginner and Open Patchwork

Beginner and Open Patchwork

with Elinor
These sessions are open to Beginners as well as anyone who already has patchwork skills. These classes are not only an opportunity to learn but also to meet like-minded people and take advantage of a weekly sewing session to achieve your patchwork & quilting projects.

Bookings essential

Thursday Mornings (except school holidays)

Time: 9.30 – 12.30pm
Cost: $25 + kit
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Spellbinders EPP Club

Spellbinders EPP Club

OPEN CLASS
Whether you wish to start a new EPP project or continue with something you have already started, our club is open to anyone who would like to join to do English Paper Piecing (EPP). The more the merrier!

Spellbinders meet once a month on a Friday and a Saturday - see our calendar for specific dates. Come along and enjoy a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and learn new and interesting associated techniques!

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Cost: $10 p/session
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Machine Embroidery

Machine Embroidery

with Sandi
Do you have an Embroidery Machine but you are not quite sure how to use it? Or would like to just use it more often? Then this is the class for you! We now have Machine Embroidery on Saturdays, once a month. Sandi will be bringing you new and inspirational ideas on how to utilise machine embroidery in your home and with your sewing! Be prepared to get creative throughout 2018.

Tuesdays : 30 Jan, 27 Feb, 27 Mar, 24 Apr, 29 May, 29 Jun, 31 Jul, 28 Aug, 25 Sep, 30 Oct, 27 Nov, 11 Dec

Saturdays : 24 Feb, 24 Mar, 28 Apr, 26 May, 30 Jun, 28 Jul, 25 Aug, 29 Sep, 27 Oct, 17 Nov, 15 Dec

Morning Session: 9.30 – 12.30pm
Afternoon Session: 1pm - 4.00pm
Cost: $25 p/session
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Pfaff Club

Pfaff Club

with Sandi
Do you have a PFAFF Embroidery Machine but you are not quite sure how to use it, or would like to just use it more often? Then this is the club for you! We now have Machine Embroidery specific to this brand once a month. Join Sandi, our Pfaff Specialist, who will be bringing you new and inspirational ideas on how to utilise machine embroidery in your home and with your sewing! Be prepared to get creative throughout 2018.

Fridays : 19 Jan, 9 Feb, 9 Mar, 13 Apr, 4 May, 8 Jun, 6 Jul, 10 Aug, 14 Sep, 12 Oct, 9 Nov, 7 Dec Morning Session: 9.30 – 12.30pm
Cost: $25 p/session
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Epic Club

Epic Club

with Greg
If you own a Designer Epic machine you can join this club and learn even MORE about this amazing machine. With a top-of-the-line machine such as this, there is ALWAYS more learn. These sessions are specifically tailored to master techniques and functions only available on this machine.

Tuesdays : 6 Feb, 6 Mar, 3 Apr, 1 May, 5 Jun, 3 Jul, 7 Aug, 4 Sep, 2 Oct,

Morning Session: 9.30 – 11.30pm
Cost: $25 p/session
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Icon Club

Icon Club

with Sandi
If you own a PFAFF Creative Icon machine you can join this club and learn even MORE about this amazing machine. With a top-of-the-line machine such as this, there is ALWAYS more learn. These sessions are specifically tailored to master techniques and functions only available on this machine.

Fridays : 23 Feb, 23 Mar, 20 Apr, 18 May, 22 Jun, 20Jul, 17 Aug, 28 Sep, 26 Oct, 23 Nov

Morning Session: 9.30 – 11.30pm
Cost: $25 p/session
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Embroidery Software Design Classes

Embroidery Software Design Classes

with Greg

Greg has been designing new and exciting projects using 5D, 6D, Prmeier+ and Premier+2 Embroidery Software. For these classes you need to bring your laptop and machine. You will learn how to digitise the designs int hese classes and understand the many features of the program through this process. A great way to learn more about the software!

Tuesdays
17 Apr, 22 May, 19 Jun, 24 Jul, 21 Aug, 18 Sep, 23 Oct, 4 Dec
Time: 9.30 – 12.30pm
Cost: $25 p/session Wednesday Nights
11 Apr, 2 May, 6 Jun, 4 July, 8 Aug, 5 Sep, 24 Oct, 5 Dec
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Cost: $25 p/session
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Handi Quilter Club

Handi Quilter Club

with Michelle & Team
This is an exclusive club held in store every other month. Members consist of owners who have purchased their machines through our store. It is this club that is most coveted by new owners as the back up support, education and inspiration are second to none and club members always leave having learned something throughout the morning session and have been inspired and motivated. The Club supports all facets of the Handi Quilter range.

Bookings Essential!

Saturday: 10 Feb, 21 Apr, 23 Jun, 18 Aug, 13 Oct, 24 Nov

Time: 9.30 – 12.30pm
AccuQuilt Club

AccuQuilt Club

with Michelle & Team
Come one! Come all! AccuQuilt Club day is open to ALL owners of the AccuQuilt products. The aim of this club is to educate and inspire as many people as we can on how wonderful this product really is! Each club day we will demonstrate different projects and techniques and back that up with free pattern hand outs! A good day to shop in store as we usually offer a discount to club attendees! Join us for these mornings of inspiration, motivation and plenty of laughs as well as lots of education!

Bookings Essential!

Saturdays: 3 Feb, 7 Apr, 2 Jun, 11 Aug, 6 Oct, 8 Dec

Time: 9.30 – 11.30pm
Cost: $10
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2018 Calendar (Jan - Apr)

Class Information 2018 (April-August)