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9180 E Indian Bend Road, Scottsdale,
AZ 85250 in the Pavilions at Talking Stick

Clubs

7's and 8's Club

Hands-on class for our 7 and 8 series customers with embroidery. Projects with sewing and embroidery!

Anita Goodesign Workshops

We all love Anita Goodesign embroideries! These fun classes are open to everyone who is interested in embroidery (whether you have a machine or not). Most classes include a video demonstration of an embroidery project. Bring your machine to make the project or just observe. For just $10, you can leave with the project information and tutorial, design disc, and a newsletter. Any machine is welcome; designs are offered in every format. User must be familiar with their machine.

Cost: $ 30.00
FEETures

Each class will "feature" different BERNINA presser feet, how to use them, and what techniques you can do.

Cost: $ 10.00
Longarm Club

Join Treva for a fun and informative class on long-arm tips and techniques. We will have sale prices on all HQ merchandise and an extra special discount on the ruler of the month! This class is for all long-arm owners and anyone interested in a future purchase. Bring an item to share.

Cost: $ FREE
Pro-Stitcher Club

Join Treva for a fun and informative club on long-arm tips and techniques. This class is for all long-arm/computerized owners and anyone interested in a future purchase

Cost: $ FREE
SCC- Santa's Surprise

Susie and the SFTH gang have another great "make and take" project for you, just in time for holiday gift giving! We provide everything, all guaranteed for sewing magic!

Cost: $ 25.00
23130: SCC-Jeanne Redshaw

Jeanne Redshaw is our featured speaker and presenter. Come and see Jeanne’s "Sewn with Love" trunk show and learn more about our new Anita Goodesign Project Classes!

23130: SCC-TBD

SCC is open to sewing enthusiasts of all interests and experience. Owners of all brands of machines are welcome and it meets the first Thursday of every month from 10 to noon. February's SCC is TBD (but we know it will be great!)

Creative Sewing

10 Minute Table Runner

This is a fun and very quick project. Decorate your own table for seasons, occasions, or make as gifts for family and friends

Cost: $ 30.00
30 Minute Market Tote

This is an everyday bag that you can make in half an hour. The 30 Minute Market Tote will quickly become your bag of choice. Think outside the box when selecting fabric. With a shapely design, comfortable fit and fast completion time you are sure to make several for yourself and as gifts. The possibilities are endless. This is a great bag to make if you are new to sewing.

Cost: $ 30.00
Christmas Stockings

You choose which stocking to make in class. Instruction will be given for both. If you come to class with your stocking and ruffles cut out you will most likely go home with a completed project!

Cost: $ 30.00
Gifts in a Jiffy

Come to this fun Lecture Demo and see some fun, easy and fast sewing gift ideas, just in time for the holidays!

Cost: $ 30.00
Gossamer Scarf

Is it crocheted? Is it knitted? Is it lace? The answer is no to each of those questions because it is “crazy felt.” The look is of this scarf is controlled by your choice of fiber and how densely you choose to construct it. This is a fun project that can take on many dimensions and is limited only by your imagination! In class you will construct the entire scarf, but the joy and element of surprise will come after you launder, air-dry and embellish it!

Cost: $ 30.00
Lunch Bag Gift Bags

These lunch bag-style gift bags are so easy and fun to make and they can be embellished a million ways. Since you constructed them yourself, they can be embroidered too! We'll have Bernina DesignerPlus up and running to create text and embroidery motifs for your gift bags so bring your embroidery module. You'll have enough class time to make at least two of these fabric lunch bags.

Cost: $ 30.00
Messenger Bag

Do you journal, carry a tablet, and need room for your water bottle or magazine? This is the perfect vertical bag for you. It can be made with one or two pockets inside as well as a roomy outside pocket. Almost any fabric will work - from vintage to denim or cotton.

Cost: $ 30.00
Pillow Talk

This is a lecture/demo with multiple samples, shapes and styles of pillows. In addition to the trunk show, pillow construction techniques will be discussed and shown. Learn professional workroom techniques to make high end decorator pillows!

Sew Pinteresting: Circles Clutch

This class is an ongoing series featuring projects taken directly from social media. This semester's project: Circles Clutch!

Cost: $ 30.00

Embroidery & Software

Carried Away

The Carried Away Tote Bag lends itself to the use of color blocking with these doodle designs. This bag is a great size to take to the beach, a weekend get away or your sewing class. Embroidered blocks make creating this beautiful bag fun and easy.

Cost: $ 60.00
DesignWorks Project

Learn practical applications for the DesignWorks software & tools. Each month will feature a technique using CutWork, CrystalWorks and/or PaintWorks.

Cost: $ 30.00
Digitize Christmas Name Tags

Learn how to digitize your own Christmas name tags from simple artwork.

Cost: $ 30.00
Embroider Christmas Name Tags

Embroider the Christmas Name Tags you created in the morning class. Get ready for Christmas! There will be a $10.00 charge for the designs if you have not digitized your own.

Embroider Christmas Name Tags

Embroider the Christmas Name Tags you created in the morning class. Get ready for Christmas! There will be a $10.00 charge for the designs if you have not digitized your own.

Fearless Embroidery Club

Monthly club with an embroidery project, techniques, stabilizer and placement information.

Floriani Applistitch

Come learn Floriani's exclusive Applistitch method for appliqué without tears. Applistitch is Floriani Total Control U's digitizing for the special Applistitch fabric that you stitch and then simply tear off the part you don't want to save.  No fussy cutting involved, no placement stress.  Fantastic for any fussy appliqué shape and particularly time and hassle-reducing for small appliqués.  The $20 fee includes a roll of Applistitch fabric which can last for many applications.

Cost: $ 30.00
Floriani Project of the Month

Come and use your Floriani Software in this monthly class.

Cost: $ 20.00
Floriani Total Control U

Come learn the basics of Floriani Total Control U's new software. This class is an introductory class to learn Total Control U, a constantly improving software with wide functionality to create your own embroidery motifs. Please bring your laptop and a sense of excitement about creating your own motifs or modifying existing motifs.

Cost: $ 30.00
Holiday Tea Towel

Create an adorable cupcake tea towel with one of my embroidery applique designs. The tea towel makes the perfect gift for any bridal shower, birthday, or holiday. You can even keep it for yourself!

Cost: $ 30.00
Software Sampler

Bernina Software Sampler is a hit with customers and we're bringing it to SftH. Each month we will go through a software design project prepared by Bernina's best and learn some new aspect of our DesignerPlus Software. Students will get a handout and CD to take home.

Cost: $ 30.00
Towel of the Month

Each month embroider a wonderful recipe on a towel, and enjoy the recipe while you sew! Sign up for class - and you will receive an email letting you know the thread colors needed.

Cost: $ 20.00

Foundation Skills

Beginner Basics

Do you want to learn to sew, but don't know where to start? Then this class is just what you are looking for. You will learn basic sewing techniques and build a collection of samples, tips, and guidelines. Some of the skills you will learn include how to purchase and read a pattern, gathering, inserting elastic, zippers, hemming, sleeves, and other skills you will need for garment construction, quilting or home decor. You will set up a basic sewing kit and learn how to purchase commercial patterns. This class is sure to boost your sewing confidence and skills in no time! If you do not own a sewing machine, please let us know so that you may borrow one. (minimum age - 16 years old)

Cost: $ 120.00
Easy, Peasy Zippers Part 1

Do you have "zipper fear"? This is the class for you! Learn how to insert a centered zipper and a lapped zipper along with tips and tricks for zipper applications.

Cost: $ 30.00
Easy, Peasy ZIppers Part 2

Take the next step in learning zippers! You will learn how to insert an invisible zipper and an exposed zipper, both very popular applications.

Cost: $ 30.00

Garments

Miss Maggie's Apron

This bib apron is simple to make with cross over back straps. You can make it out of one fabric or choose a contrast for the bib and pocket lining. You'll want to make more than one once you see how easy it goes together!

Mom & Me Recycled Apron

Whether you are a beginner or an expert, this class will offer you a fun and easy apron made from a discarded pair of jeans where you can be as creative or conservative as you like. This style is perfect for a mommy and me look! It is easy to adapt for a theme, showcase your embroidery talents on a pocket and yes, even sew for the man in your life. Best of all, it's super easy!

Cost: $ 60.00

Kids Camp

Calling All Kids

Join our kids sewing club! We'll meet monthly to create fun projects. Just bring your sewing machine--all other supplies included (ages 8-15).

Cost: $ 15.00

Mastering Your Bernina

Machine Mastery Marathon

A condensed version of Machine Mastery classes #1 & #2 SERIES 8 OWNERS - please take Series 8 MM Classes 1 & 2 before taking this class. Class #1: Basics of needles, threads and fabric compatibility. Basic information about using your machine, seaming, securing and how to clean your machines. Class #2: Learn about different types of seaming, hemming, elastics and how to apply them, buttonholes, sewing on buttons and darning.

Cost: $ 55.00

Quilting

Asian Kimono Quilt

Feng shui is the art of living in harmony with your environment for health, wealth and happiness. What better way to introduce a little Asian influence than with the Asian Impression Quilt? Its sew and flip construction is perfect the beginner as well as advanced quilter.

Block of the Month - All That Jazz

This block of the month quilt uses a large floral and bold stripe to create an elegant queen sized quilt that looks far more complex than it is. The six monthly sessions will include demonstrations of easy piecing methods and ideas for your next quilting project.

Cost: $ 30.00
Build a Snowman

Custom design your own snowman quilt. Using a grid, we will design and construct a one of a kind snowman quilt. Bring your favorite fabrics or you can choose from a variety in the store. A template pattern of the snowmen will be provided.

Dash of Lightning

"Dash" is another variety of the popular chevron design using pieced blocks and striking colors to achieve a dramatic looking quilt. You will learn how to make half square triangles using Triangles on a Roll. This class is designed to learn the tips and techniques for making this quilt. The only class sewing will be the half square triangles. The remainder of this quilt will be finished at home.

Just Charming

Make a “charming” little wall hanging or table topper. This goes together quickly and can be made in any colors for a special occasion or holiday.

Cost: $ 30.00
Learn to Quilt

If you are new to quilting, or simply want to update your quilting skills, this series of 6 classes will help you get started. You will learn how to use a rotary cutter and ruler, accurate measuring and piecing, thread and needle choices, use of various machine feet, types of batting, stitch-in-the-ditch quilting, and how to bind. By the end of the series you will have made a 40" x 40" quilt and you will be a quilter!

Cost: $ 30.00
Pet Portrait

Students will make a small quilted portrait of their pet which can be used as a wall hanging, pillow top or to decorate a tote bag. The instructor will print a photo (provided by the student) on fabric which will be used as a base for the thread painting. Students will thread paint right on the fabric photo following the lines and colors.

Quilt Clinic

Do you have questions about batting or binding? Unsure about how to “quilt as desired?” Need time to finish those UFOs that are piling up? Then Quilt Clinic is for you! You will have a block of time in which to work on your own project with a teacher available to assist you. Be sure to bring your pattern or book.

Cost: $ 30.00
Quilting 201

Make a Christmas nine-patch variation, just in time for the holiday season.  This class is a continuation of Quilting 101, and for the beginner who wants a challenge covering all the basics.

Cost: $ 30.00
Serger Mania

What is a serger all about? Why would I want one in my creative sewing space? Come to this hands-on event and learn what is so amazing about serging!

Square in a Square

Make this easy quilt using a Layer Cake. You will enjoy cutting and putting the squares back together to make a beautiful quilt.

Swizzle Sticks

Make this darling quilt by simply piecing rectangles. You will love this "swizzle stick" look and coordinating, cute border!

Cost: $ 30.00
Trash to Treasure Pineapple Quilt

Every Quilter has fabric scraps- here’s your opportunity to turn yours into a quilt treasure! Using Gyleen Fitzgerald’s clever and simple to use ruler make these blocks in a jiffy. Mary will be bringing her bins of scrap strips and squares to include in your project if you wish.

Cost: $ 30.00

Workshops & Seminars

Claudia Dinnell: All Hallow's Eve

All Hallows Eve is the latest, greatest from Claudia Dinnell. Come and learn Claudia’s unique process for perfect placement of multi-hooped designs.

Cost: $ 150.00
Sew For the Love of It Day

Come and sew with us for charity! We’ll provide the classroom and project supplies for you to sew for One Dress at a Time, Project Linus, or One Million Pillowcase Challenge (pillowcases for local childrens’ hospitals).