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4 sided placemat    $30 plus pattern

Instructor: Nancy Glasgow

CL-PLACE Tuesday March 7 2017 6:00-9:00Pm (Evening class)

You might remember seeing the sample for this 4 in one placemat at the November Bernina Club – Using the pattern template you will create a unique placemat that can be changed with a flip of the wrist. Fun to use with grandchildren or for a change in seasons. Bet you can’t make just one!

Pattern needed: 4 Sided Placemat    
Skill level - Beginner

The Tall Christmas Tree    $55 plus pattern

Instructor: Nancy Glasgow

CL-TALLT Monday(s) March 6, 20 2017 10:00Am-1:00Pm (Morning class)

Using Cindy Edgerton’s easy to follow patterns, we will be using the foundation paper piecing technique for the tall tree and ornaments. Even if you never used this technique, you will catch on quickly. In two classes, you should be almost done so that you can quilt the project to hang next December 2017.

Pattern needed: Cindy Edgerton's Tall Trim The Tree and Holiday Mini Quilt and Ornaments    
Skill level - Intermediate

Twister Christmas Wreath    $30 plus pattern

Instructor: Nancy Glasgow

CL-TCW Monday April 3 2017 10:00Am-1:00Pm (Morning class)

Using the Twister Tool and pattern Twister Holiday by Becky Cogan we will create a wall hanging Christmas wreath. Once you get the technique down, you will use the tool for a variety of patterns.

Pattern needed: Twister Holiday by Becky Cogan    
Skill level - Intermediate

Feet Retreat    $40 (Includes fabric kit)

Instructor: Cathy Hooper

CL-FEETR Thursday March 16, 2017 1:30-4:30Pm (Afternoon class)

Come to our Feet Retreat and learn all about the different feet you own or desiring. From appliqué to zippers. Sewing techniques can be fun, fast, and easy when using the best presser foot or accessory for the job.

I will be referencing ideas for presser feet from the new BIG Book of Feet, a guidebook for BERNINA presser feet and accessories.

You will experience the use of several of these helpful tools in this 3-hour hands-on class, creating a unique technique tag file of the BERNINA presser feet and accessories.

Skill level - All skill levels welcome

Floorcloth    $60

Instructor: Sandy Fitzpartick

CL-FLOOR Saturday April 22, 2017 10:00-2:30Pm (Mid-Day Class)

Add a touch of whimsy or update your home decor with a little elegance, with a floorcloth you create yourself.

This fun and easy class will awaken that interior designer in you, when you realize how something so simple can add so much eye candy to your decor.

You do not need a sewing machine for this class.

Skill level - All skills welcome

Portable Portfolio    $65 (plus pattern)

Instructor: Laura Martell

CL-PORT Saturday March 11, 2017 10:30Am - 4:00Pm (Full-Day Class)

The Portable Portfolio is great for packing all sorts of things! It has 2 or 4 zippered pockets and it can be made in 3 sizes.

The Portable Portfolio would make an excellent sewing kit to hold your instructions and all the sewing notions for any sewing project. The pattern includes directions for 2 inside options; add felt or batting pages to hold your in-progress patchwork pieces, or add 2 extra inside zippered pockets to hold all of the smaller items.

The Portable Portfolio is so versatile you will want to make one in each size. Its many uses include as a cosmetic travel portfolio; as a place to hold scrapbooking supplies, a business notebook and tablet, or even a small computer. The Portable Portfolio is the perfect place to put everything you need to take with you!

Pattern needed: Portable Portfolio pattern by The Creative Thimble

Skill level - All skills welcome

Quilt- As- You -Go- Placemats    $35 (plus pattern)

Instructor: Amy O’Donnell

CL-Placemats Wednesday April 19, 2017 10:30Am – 2:30Pm (Mid-Day Class)

Join us at BWOS for a 4-hour quilt-as-you-go placemat class on Wednesday, April 19 from 10:30-2:30. In this class, you will learn how the quilt-as-you-go technique can be used to make these placemats very quickly - you may want to make a set for every season.

This is a great way to use up your batting scraps. Bring your lunch and get ready for spring by making some new placemats to brighten up your table.

Pattern needed: Table Graces by: Jean Dunn Designs

Skill level - Beginner and up

(Approximately 13 in. x 18 in).

Paper Pieced String Placemats    $35 (plus magazine)

Instructor: Amy O’Donnell

CL-String Placemats Wednesday Wednesday, May 10, 2017 10:30Am – 2:30Pm (Mid-Day Class)

Calling all lovers of anything scrappy! Do a major scrap dive and then join us at BWOS for a 4-hour Paper Pieced String Placemat Class on Wednesday, May 10 from 10:30-2:30. In this class, we will use simple non-fussy paper piecing to create beautiful colorful placemats; How many are we going to make? As many as we want to, scraps permitting.

We may even throw our scraps together and share to make this project even more fun. Please bring your lunch to maximize our sewing time.

This technique can be used to make table runners and even quilts. This is a great way to reduce your scrap pile which will then allow you to buy more fabric! It is a win-win for everyone!

Magazine needed: Will be shown on the Supply List

Skill level - Beginner and up

(Approximately 13 in. x 18 in).

EZ BREEZY Summer Girl Tote    $40 (plus pattern)

Instructor: Linda Anderson

CL-Summer tote Wednesday Wednesday, March 15, 2017 10:00Am – 2:30Pm (Mid-Day Class)

A roomy shoulder bag that features several pockets inside and out. Exterior zippered closure ensures your belongings remain secure while you are out and about. Get ready for all the compliments you will get when friends and family see you with this bag.

Pattern needed: EZ Breezy Summer Girl Tote by Janine Babich Design

Skill level - Beginner and up

Tote Size

Wide Open Accessory Bag    $40 (plus pattern)

Instructor: Linda Anderson

CL-Accessory bag Wednesday Wednesday, March 22, 2017 10:00Am – 2:30Pm (Mid-Day Class)

Quick and fun to make!

These handy zippered bags, in three sizes, open wide for easy access to all your supplies. Slip these cute bags in your suitcase or use them to maximize the space on your vanity. Come join us and make one for you and one for that special friend. Who wouldn’t love a cute little bag for cosmetics or other supplies?

You choose the size – Small (4”H x 7 ½”Wx3”D), Medium (6 ½”H x 10 ½”W x 4 ½”D), Large (9”H x 12”W x 6”D)

Pattern needed: Open Wide by Patterns by Annie

Skill level - Beginner and up

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