Roberts Sewing Center
Update for
April 6, 2017
UPCOMING CLASSES
and EVENTS!!!!!

NEW CLASS - NOT IN NEWSLETTER!!!

LIMITED CLASS ENROLLMENT
OTHER CLASSES WILL BE SCHEDULED IF NEEDED

Ruler Work for Your Sewing Machine
Teacher: Sharon Johnson
Dates: Saturdays, May 6, 20 & June 3
Time:  10am-12pm

Let's have some fun! Get out your Sew Steady table, Ruler Foot, and the Westalee Starter Sampler Set, so that we can work along with the directions in a new book, Janet's Ruler Quilt Design Book, making a design with each template in the set. By the time you finish the class, you will be creating your own wall hanging.

You can view the sample and the supplies for this class at the following link
New Beginnings
Teacher: Chris Crabb
Dates: Tuesdays, April 4, 11, 18, & 25
Time: 6pm-8pm

This class has a new pattern! Come in and see Chris's sample of this great quilt!

This class is for the person who always wanted to learn the basics of quilting.

We will take you from start to finish in four easy fun-filled classes.

You will test drive one of our computerized sewing machines, and we will introduce you to tools and techniques to make your first quilt a winner!

You will learn rotary cutting and machine piecing skills. Be prepared for homework.

You will learn about batting, backing and marking your quilt for free motion quilting.

You will learn making binding and sewing it to your finished quilt.
Zip Top Tote
Teacher: Chris Crabb
Dates: Saturday, April 15
Time: 1pm-5pm

Do you want to learn to make a bag with a zip top? Well, here is your chance. This must have tote is large enough to take anywhere and has inside pockets, too. We'll be using the book "Handmade Style" by Anna Graham for our pattern.
Quilter's Joy
Teacher: Sharon Johnson
Dates: Saturdays, (continuing) April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, & August 12
Time: 10am-11am

If you are a member of this group, don't forget to come!
Jo Morton's Little Women's Club for 2017
Teacher: Sheri Klaich
Dates: Saturdays, (continuing) April 8
(Second Saturday of the month)
Time: 11am-12pm

This club has new patterns from Jo exclusively to club members. Receive 25 fat quarters of current Jo Morton fabric; one new pattern per month, tips, tricks, show & tell, demos and even a bit of Civil War history. Make new stitching friends and enjoy the process of making small quilts.
Fold 'N Stitch Leaf Topper/Wreath
Teacher: Sharon Johnson
Date: Saturday, April 22
Time: 1pm-5pm

Need a pretty table topper for Spring? This attractive table topper can easily be completed in an    afternoon. The unique leaf design is simple to sew and stylishly complemented by using colorful   batik fabrics for the top of the leaves. This project makes a cheerful addition to any table.
Embroidery Workshop-
Monogram Cosmetic Bag
Teacher: Jane McMurray
Date: Saturday, April 22
Time: 1pm-4pm

There's nothing like making something for yourself for the upcoming travel season-your very own personalized cosmetic bag! We will use the Monogram Wizard and a built-in flourish in the 6D or Premier+ software. Then, we will export our created design and stitch it out on our embroidery machine. We have a limited
supply of the cosmetic bags (an additional $15) and we are holding them for the participants of this class. Therefore, class enrollment is limited-sign up early to hold your spot.
Software Sampler
Teacher: Jane McMurray
Date: Saturdays, April 22, May 27
& June 24
Time: 10am-11:30am

   
Do you want to learn quick, easy digitizing projects? This class meets once a month and we all work together to learn to digitize a new, complete project. It's quick and the projects are provided for users of either the 6D or Premier+ software. This is the best way to learn to use your software and/or refresh your memory on how certain digitizing projects are done.
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Escape to Sew
Hostess
: Tammie Yoder
Date: Saturday, April 29
Time: 10am-5pm