Baton Rouge

At the corner of Highland and Old Jefferson Hwy. just north of Airline Hwy.
(225) 923-1260
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

New Orleans

Across from Paretti Mazda in the two story pink building
(504) 888-4952
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

Slidell

Come see our spacious new location! Head East on Gause Blvd. We're just past I-10, behind Starbucks and Ruby Tuesday
(985) 643-4252
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

Lafayette

At the corner of Johnston and Ambassador Caffery in the Ambassador Row Shopping Center right behind Bennigan's
(337) 981-2808
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

Lake Charles

Come see our spacious new location! I-210 at Highway 14 (Cameron Exit) where Blockbuster used to be.
(337) 477-0492
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

Houston

Sew Contempo, which has been serving the Houston Clear Lake area for over 30 years is now part of AllBrands.com!
(281) 333-5322
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

San Antonio West Ave.

Creative Sewing Center of San Antonio is now part of AllBrands.com!
(210) 344-0791
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday

San Antonio Loop 1604

Creative Sewing Center of San Antonio is now part of AllBrands.com!
(210) 344-0791
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday


Upcoming Classes & Events

October 2016

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Floriani Beginner/IntermediateAdvanced Embroidery - AppliqueScan and Cut "Open that box" Beginner BasicsScan n Cut (Believe Ornament)
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingNEISD Adults Learn to Sew 3 of 3Machine Embroidery Christmas OrnamentsBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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Fooling w/ Fonts in PE DesignMODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEESweet Feet, Santa's Elf Candy HolderBernina Machine Guide Class #1 (Sewing)
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Scan n Cut with GiseleSnowman Snowball Santa Sacks
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryPR101Pocket Long StockingBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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Floriani Software with Joan 10/8/16PE Design Next Beginner BasicsSecond Saturday Quilting LessonsBeginning SmockingBench Pillow- Project ClassHand Embroidery ClubEmbroidery Mchine Applique
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingChristmas BookBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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Floriani Software with Joan 10/11/16Sweet Tweet Christmas Wall Hanging/Placemat
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Charm Party Tote (Christmas)NEISD Adult Beginng Sewing 1 of 3NISD Adults Begin to Sew 1 of 3Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryElectric Quilt with Carol SteelyMy First Quilt Class 1 of 4Christmas Microwave Bowl PadsBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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Santa Hat Chair Cover
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Brother New Owner Basic with KathrynLorraine's Embroidery LessonsConstructing A Jumper or Jon JonBrother New Owner Embroidery with Kathryn
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingChristmas ApronsBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
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BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - SewingNEISD Adult Beginng Sewing 2 of 3NISD Adults Begin to Sew 2 of 3BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
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BERNINA Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryPaper Pieced Block of the Month Star with Judie ZDear Santa Mug RugLearn to Quilt Class 2 of 4
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingNEISD Adult Beginng Sewing 3 of 3NISD Adults Begin to Sew 3 of 3Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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Christmas Joy Wallhanging with Kathryn
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Sat, Oct 01, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will engage in design creation/ editing/ practice based on the Floriani software. Skills include importing artwork, sizing and creating variable fill stitches. Discussion of density, stitch length and the effect on design. Using motifs setting of variable stitch length. Students will demonstrate proficiency and apply skills learned through the completion of optional assignments, which will be reviewed at the October session. Joan will provide written lesson directions and other information necessary to complete the assignment. Each class will be different and have homework. Concerns and questions will start each class. What students should bring: Students will bring their computer with the Floriani software installed and up to date. They should also bring a power cord and a mouse. Notebooks, paper, pencils.
Advanced Embroidery - Applique
Sat, Oct 01, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Owl on Towel! You will need to bring: Sewing machine, 5x7/4x4 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, applique scissors(optional), thread: dark green, dark brown, green, orange, yellow, beige, and silver gray Teacher: Shirley Class:$30 Kit:$10 Minimum Class Size: 2 Maximum Class Size: 10
Scan and Cut "Open that box" Beginner Basics
Sat, Oct 01, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Learn beginner basics, such as knowing your machine functions/ buttons, scanning, saving, designing and more. We'll create 2 projects, 1 with card stock/paper and 1 with vinyl and cut fabric. Please bring your Scan N Cut machine, standard blade and holder, standard and low tack mats, flash drive, notebook and pen. Instructor: Marygayle Browning Class fee $60.00 Kit fee 10.00
Scan n Cut (Believe Ornament)
Sat, Oct 01, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Let's add to our Ornament collection with the new Believe Ornament using the Scan N Cut. Class Fee , Kit Fee
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Mon, Oct 03, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
NEISD Adults Learn to Sew 3 of 3
Mon, Oct 03, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Learn to thread and operate a sewing machine, become familiar with tools for sewing and find out about color coordination. Projects to be completed in class include a pin cushion, a pillow case and a lined tote bag. If you have a sewing machine that is clean and in good working order, please bring it. If you do not own a machine, one will be provided for you. Students will finish up there tote bags.
Machine Embroidery Christmas Ornaments
Mon, Oct 03, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Come in and enjoy learning Free Standing Lace Ornaments made on your Embroidery Machine. You can bring your machine and do it that day or Just watch Show and Tell on techniques. Class Fee $10, Kit Fee $29.99 Embroidery Designs
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Oct 03, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Fooling w/ Fonts in PE Design
Tue, Oct 04, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Learn more that you ever needed to know about working with fonts, How to work with Alphabets that happen to be designs that are letters, how to create Applique letters, adding text to designs, creating monograms, using True Type Fonts, creating your own fonts. This is a very basic hands-on class. $40
MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
Tue, Oct 04, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee. This is an open club and they are looking for new members. This is a quilting and sewing group.
Sweet Feet, Santa's Elf Candy Holder
Tue, Oct 04, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Houston
Machine Embroidery Sweet Feet/Santa's Elf Candy or Cookie Holder. Class Fee $10, Kit Fee $5
Bernina Machine Guide Class #1 (Sewing)
Tue, Oct 04, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
Scan n Cut with Gisele
Wed, Oct 05, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $30.00 Come and learn the basics of your scan n cut and make a fall project. This first class we will be making a card and a fall wreath. This class will be once a month and each month we will cover something different. You should bring your scan n cut and all the tools that came with it. This class will be scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month. We will be cutting cardstock and you will also need your mid tack mat and standard cut blade.
Snowman Snowball
Wed, Oct 05, 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Let's have a Snowball Fight! Embroidery 6 Snowman Snowballs for a fun game to play with the family or give as a gift so everyone you know can participate. Class Fee $10, Kit fee 23.25 Also sign up for the afternoon class to make the santa sack to carry them in. (You will have all the materials in your to make the sack.
Santa Sacks
Wed, Oct 05, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Houston
Stay over to learn how to make the Santa Sack for the Snowman Snowballs or just make one to put your own goodies in it. Class fee $10, Kit fee 5.95 if you did not attend the Snowman Snowball class.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Oct 06, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
PR101
Thu, Oct 06, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Pocket Long Stocking
Thu, Oct 06, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Houston
Looking for a new Christmas stocking? This one is just the one. Besides being extra-long, it has several outside pockets to use for all those stocking stuffers. After making the one in class, you'll want to make one for each family member. Class Fee $25, Kit fee $26.25 (Includes Pattern)
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Thu, Oct 06, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother PR machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your user manual. You will not need to bring your machine. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Floriani Software with Joan 10/8/16
Sat, Oct 08, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $20.00 October is right around the corner and it will be a busy month for all you Floriani users. Joan will lead us a we take a design and use complex fills and motif fills, satin stitches and pathing. Once we complete our design we will create a coaster, hot pad, or pot holder. There are numerous items we can create. We are only limited by our imaginations. You will need an up to date copy of the Floriani software on your computer, your power cord, mouse and something to take additional notes with. As always, you will receive various handouts relating to this months project. The class will meet four times this month-twice at each store location. Classes are already starting to fill up, so please call the stores and register early.
PE Design Next Beginner Basics
Sat, Oct 08, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Lake Charles
PE DESIGN NEXT BEGINNER BASICS: BRING YOUR LAPTOP WITH SOFTWARE LOADED ON YOUR COMPUTER, SOFTWARE CARD READER. MOUSE, MANUAL, PEN & PAPER CLASS FEE $75.00 TEACHER: AIMEE PINELL
Second Saturday Quilting Lessons
Sat, Oct 08, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will receive two block patterns each month. Lorraine will teach how to cut and sew the blocks. In month #4 & #5, Lorraine will provide students with layout options and students are encouraged toplan their borders and purchase border fabrics. After each month's instruction, students can remain in classroom to cut blocks and receive any help needed. They may choose to sit and sew their blocks. This is a personal choice but is encouraged. Six 5-hour classes. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $30. Kit fee $15.
Beginning Smocking
Sat, Oct 08, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn the basics of smocking with Bobbi. $40.00
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Oct 08, 11:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Houston
Join me every month to make a wonderful bench pillow that will celebrate the following month’s holiday/theme. If you prefer, it can be made into a table runner instead. New techniques will be taught for many of the pillows. (i.e. flying geese; ruching). Sample pillow is at store. One 4-hour class. Taught by Tonda Helm. $35. Kit fee $20.
Hand Embroidery Club
Sat, Oct 08, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Bring your hand embroidery projects and enjoy gathering with others as you work on your projects.
Embroidery Mchine Applique
Sat, Oct 08, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn how to create an applique using your embroidery machine. $25 with a $10 kit fee Class taught by Bobbi A.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Mon, Oct 10, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Christmas Book
Mon, Oct 10, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Make a Child a Christmas Book, check out pictures in our newsletter. Class Fee $10 Kit Fee $10
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Oct 10, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Floriani Software with Joan 10/11/16
Tue, Oct 11, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $20.00 Class fee $20.00 October is right around the corner and it will be a busy month for all you Floriani users. Joan will lead us a we take a design and use complex fills and motif fills, satin stitches and pathing. Once we complete our design we will create a coaster, hot pad, or pot holder. There are numerous items we can create. We are only limited by our imaginations. You will need an up to date copy of the Floriani software on your computer, your power cord, mouse and something to take additional notes with. As always, you will receive various handouts relating to this months project. The class will meet four times this month-twice at each store location. Classes are already starting to fill up, so please call the stores and register early.
Sweet Tweet Christmas Wall Hanging/Placemat
Tue, Oct 11, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
Learn to do some simple thread painting while you make this charming wall hanging/placemat. We'll spend awhile getting you comfortable writing/drawing with your sewing machine. By the end of the class, you should have the placemat all finished except the hand stitching of the binding. $15 class fee and $23 kit fee (Includes Pattern Book with other pillow, wall hangings and quilt ideas)
Charm Party Tote (Christmas)
Wed, Oct 12, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Charm Pack Tote made of Christmas Fabric. Class Fee $20, Kit Fee $31 (pattern included)
NEISD Adult Beginng Sewing 1 of 3
Wed, Oct 12, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Learn to thread and operate a sewing machine, become familiar with tools for sewing and find out about color coordination. Projects to be completed in class include a pin cushion, a pillow case and a lined tote bag. If you have a sewing machine that is clean and in good working order, please bring it. If you do not own a machine, one will be provided for you. You will need basic supplies such as scissors, pins, seam ripper, measuring tape and fabric markers. (You will have a 10% discount card to use during the classes if you want to purchase supplies.) A supply fee of $35 plus tax is payable to Allbrands.com-Creative Sewing Center at the first class, covers cost of fabrics, thread and patterns for the three projects. Instructor: Carol Steely
NISD Adults Begin to Sew 1 of 3
Wed, Oct 12, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
A $35.00 plus tax supply fee payable at the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, measuring gauge, and markers.
Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Wed, Oct 12, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Electric Quilt with Carol Steely
Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class Fee $5.00 What EQ Can Do For You- an Electric Quilt 7 Presentation. Curious about Electric Quilt software? Own it and haven’t opened the box? Come see how this powerful quilt design program can put your computer to work for you. Speed up the design process and save more time for sewing. This Power Point presentation will explore many of the features this program has to offer. A virtual trunk show of actual quilts designed in EQ7 will be included.
My First Quilt Class 1 of 4
Thu, Oct 13, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Want to learn how to quilt but don't know how to start? This is the class for you! You'll be guided one step at a time from basic color theory to binding. Have fun making some design choices along the way too Project is a 25' table topper. WHAT SHOULD STUDENTS BRING: WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot * empty bobbins for your machine * curved batting pins * User Manual for your machine * Extra machine needles (universal size 14) * rotary mat, cutter, rulers (limited supplies in class) * iron off hot iron cleaner Given by Carol Steely Class Fee $75.00
Christmas Microwave Bowl Pads
Thu, Oct 13, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come learn to make Microwave Bowl Pad, don't burn your hands no more. Great gift to share with Friends and Family. Class Fee $10 Kit Fee $10
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Thu, Oct 13, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother PR machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your user manual. You will not need to bring your machine. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Santa Hat Chair Cover
Fri, Oct 14, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Houston
What's not to love about this darling chair cover? What a fun way to decorate for the holidays. Make one for the head of the house, child, grandchild or one for everyone around the table. Very easy to make. Class fee $25, Kit Fee $32.95 (Includes book with other seasonal patterns)
Brother New Owner Basic with Kathryn
Sat, Oct 15, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class Description Have you felt intimated by your new machine? Join Kathryn for a fun filled 3 hours of machine instruction. Cover threading, bobbins, needles, needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, button holes, zigzag stitches, changing width and length, blind hem, decorative stitches, and more. Feel truly bonded with your machine at the end of this class. Supplies Sewing Machine, power cord, foot control, all accessory feet, 1 fat quarter light color plain. Bright colored thread, tear away stabilizer, needles size 80 Topstitch, Basic sewing kit, scissors, ruler, marking pen, pins, seam ripper, manual, 1 button. If you think you might need it for class; bring it Free for machines purchased at Allbrands Creative Sewing $45.00/3 hours for machines not purchased at Allbrands
Lorraine's Embroidery Lessons
Sat, Oct 15, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
In this fun-filled six month learning experience you will learn to embroider many different techniques. This month we will create a beautiful Christmas table topper that can also be a placemat. Each class is 5 hours. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $25/class. Kit fee to be determined each month.
Constructing A Jumper or Jon Jon
Sat, Oct 15, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Lafayette
Lean how to trace, cut and sew a jumper or a jon jon with Bobbi. $35
Brother New Owner Embroidery with Kathryn
Sat, Oct 15, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Free Class for machines bought at Allbrands Creative Sewing
$45.00 for 3 hours for all other machine owners Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: For those customers who purchased their machine from Creative Sewing. 3 Hours about the precautions, stabilizers, threads, machine menus, moving, rotating, sizing, and hooping the fabric and embroidering a design. You will need to bring a Embroidery Basics kit (includes stabilizers for classes) which can be used for all embroidery class.

What to Bring:
Embroidery Machine purchased at this store, power cord, foot control. All embroidery accessories that came with the machine.Please bring a small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, 3 different colors of Floriani, Isacord, or Brother embroidery thread (that you might use again), fat quarter of solidish color fabric (that the thread will show up on), hoops, templates, and markers. Topper for Embroidery, wet and gone tacky stabilizer, or the store has a kit priced at $10.00 for beginning embroidery class.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Mon, Oct 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Christmas Aprons
Mon, Oct 17, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Come and join us making Christmas Aprons for adults or children. Make Two and make them matching. Children love cook so let them sport their new apron at Christmas and Christmas parties. Class Fee $20, Kit Fee $20
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Oct 17, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
Tue, Oct 18, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee. This is an open club and they are looking for new members. This is a quilting and sewing group.
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Wed, Oct 19, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their BERNINA machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
NEISD Adult Beginng Sewing 2 of 3
Wed, Oct 19, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Learn to thread and operate a sewing machine, become familiar with tools for sewing and find out about color coordination. Projects to be completed in class include a pin cushion, a pillow case and a lined tote bag. If you have a sewing machine that is clean and in good working order, please bring it. If you do not own a machine, one will be provided for you. You will need basic supplies such as scissors, pins, seam ripper, measuring tape and fabric markers.
NISD Adults Begin to Sew 2 of 3
Wed, Oct 19, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
A $35.00 plus tax supply fee payable at the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, measuring gauge, and markers.
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Wed, Oct 19, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their BERNINA machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. . You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
BERNINA Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
BERNINA Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their BERNINA machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Paper Pieced Block of the Month Star with Judie Z
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Super Star This is a great way to learn paper piecing. class fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00
Dear Santa Mug Rug
Thu, Oct 20, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Houston
Come and make this simple mug rug which is sure to please all the youngsters in your family. Embroidery is pre-made so you'll have this done in no time. it's so cute you'll want to make many. $10 Class Fee, $14.50 Kit Fee (Includes Pattern Book with all kinds of Mug Rugs to make)
Learn to Quilt Class 2 of 4
Thu, Oct 20, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
AMERICAN LANDMARKS with Lorraine Z.
Sat, Oct 22, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee 35.00
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Wed, Oct 26, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
NEISD Adult Beginng Sewing 3 of 3
Wed, Oct 26, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Learn to thread and operate a sewing machine, become familiar with tools for sewing and find out about color coordination. Projects to be completed in class include a pin cushion, a pillow case and a lined tote bag. If you have a sewing machine that is clean and in good working order, please bring it. If you do not own a machine, one will be provided for you. You will need basic supplies such as scissors, pins, seam ripper, measuring tape and fabric markers.
NISD Adults Begin to Sew 3 of 3
Wed, Oct 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
A $35.00 plus tax supply fee payable at the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, measuring gauge, and markers.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Wed, Oct 26, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Learn to Quilt Class 3 of 4
Thu, Oct 27, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Christmas Joy Wallhanging with Kathryn
Sat, Oct 29, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $45.00 kit fee $10.00 Make this beautiful wall hanging with Kathryn to show you tips and shortcuts you will make several blocks during class and finish the rest at home. Bring your embroidery machine and arm and your basic embroidery kit and thread.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Mon, Oct 31, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Mon, Oct 31, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother PR machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your user manual. You will not need to bring your machine. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Taught by Aimee Pinell
MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
Tue, Nov 01, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee. This is an open club and they are looking for new members. This is a quilting and sewing group.
Houston International Quilt Festival
Wed, Nov 02, 09:00 AM through through Sun, Nov 06, 05:00 PM
DETAILS AND INFO SUBJECT TO CHANGE BEFORE EVENT November 2-November 6, 2016 George R. Brown Convention Center Houston, Texas ALLBRANDS BOOTH will feature NEW BROTHER SEWING & EMBROIDERY MACHINES Admission $12 adults/$9 seniors & students Children 10 and under free. $42 Full Show pass (includes Preview Night) Learn more at http://www.quilts.com/home/shows/viewer.php?page=FallFestival
Scan n Cut with Gisele 11/2/16
Wed, Nov 02, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $20.00 We are hoping to make this a monthly class. We will be cutting and making different projects at each class. Bring your scan n cut, mats, and blades.
Holiday Reversible Apron
Wed, Nov 02, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Every one needs a fun reversible apron for the holidays, COME MAKE YOURS! WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot *empty bobbins for your machine * User Manual for your machine *Extra machine needles (universal size 14) Teacher Carol Steely Class Fee: $25.00
Free Standing Lace Jewelry with Judy J.
Wed, Nov 02, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $40.00 Combine Free Standing Lace Charms from Anita Goodesign's Lace Charms Project Collection, a few simple jewelry making skills, metallic threads, beads, iron-on crystals, paint, and nail polish to make custom one of a kind jewelry. We will make earrings, wine glass charms, and/or a simple necklace. We will also explore how to turn other types of FSL into necklaces, broaches, and bracelets. Have fun using various media in new and creative ways. This is a 3 hour hands on class.
What EQ Can Do for You (power point demo of software)
Wed, Nov 02, 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
What EQ can do for you - kAn Electric Quilt 7 Presentation Come See how this powerful this powerful quilt design program can put your computer to work for you. Speed up the design process and save more time for sewing. This Power Point presentation will explore many of the features this program has to offer. WHAT STUDENTS NEED TO BRING: Nothing just an open mind and an adventuresome nature Presented By: Carol Steely Class Fee: $5.00
Free Standing Lace Jewelry with Judy J.
Wed, Nov 02, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $40.00 Combine Free Standing Lace Charms from Anita Goodesign's Lace Charms Project Collection, a few simple jewelry making skills, metallic threads, beads, iron-on crystals, paint, and nail polish to make custom one of a kind jewelry. We will make earrings, wine glass charms, and/or a simple necklace. We will also explore how to turn other types of FSL into necklaces, broaches, and bracelets. Have fun using various media in new and creative ways. This is a 3 hour hands on class.
Learn to Quilt Class 4 of 4
Thu, Nov 03, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Skill Builder Project Quilted Christmas Stocking with Judy
Fri, Nov 04, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Get ready for the holidays and expand your creative skills. Use precuts to create a fast, easy, and generous–sized Quilted Christmas Stocking. Personalize your stocking, without dragging in your embroidery unit! We will have an embroidery machine set up and a pretty font you can use, if you wish to embroider a name on the cuff. Novices and experienced quilters, alike, will enjoy this project. This is a 6–hour hands–on class. Instructor: Judy Joiner. Students must bring their sewing machine. Don't forget the electrical cord and foot pedal. You will need a basic sewing foot and basic sewing tools (e.g., shears, small scissors/snips; straight pins and pin cushion, etc.). Bring tape, such as painters tape, to mark quilting pieces. Optional tools and materials: rotary cutter/ruler, red wonder clips, neutral–colored general purpose sewing thread, specialty thread (e.g., variegated cotton or polyester thread in Christmas colors to quilt the top). Student Kits Required: 1 Candy Pack (1 Charm Pack will make 4) ½ yard of Quilters Cotton in coordinated color 1 piece of batting about 17" x 12" (I used low loft bamboo/cotton blend batting) Matching general purpose sewing thread Thread of your choice to quilt the top (I used variegated cotton quilting thread) Tear–away Stabilizer to fit hoop (8" x 4" maximum embroidery area)
New Owner Basic with Kathryn 11/5/16
Sat, Nov 05, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class Description Have you felt intimated by your new machine? Join Kathryn for a fun filled 3 hours of machine instruction. Cover threading, bobbins, needles, needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, button holes, zigzag stitches, changing width and length, blind hem, decorative stitches, and more. Feel truly bonded with your machine at the end of this class. Supplies Sewing Machine, power cord, foot control, all accessory feet, 1 fat quarter light color plain. Bright colored thread, tear away stabilizer, needles size 80 Topstitch, Basic sewing kit, scissors, ruler, marking pen, pins, seam ripper, manual, 1 button. If you think you might need it for class; bring it Free for machines purchased at Allbrands Creative Sewing $45.00/3 hours for machines not purchased at Allbrands
Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Sat, Nov 05, 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will engage in desgin creation/ editing/ practice based on the Floriani software. Skills include importing artwork, sizing and creating variable fill stitches. Discussion of density, stitch length and the effect on design. Using motifs setting of variable stitch length. Students will demonstrate proficiency and apply skills learned through the completion of optional assignments, which will be reviewed at the November session. Joan will provide written lesson directions and other information necessary to complete the assignment. Each class will be different and have homework. Concerns and questions will start each class. What students should bring: Students will bring their computer with the Floriani software installed and up to date. They should also bring a power cord and a mouse. Notebooks, paper, pencils.
Brother New Owner Embroidery with Kathryn
Sat, Nov 05, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Free Class for machines bought at Allbrands Creative Sewing $45.00 for 3 hours for all other machine owners Teacher: Kathryn D. Skill Level: Beginner Description: For those customers who purchased their machine from Creative Sewing. 3 Hours about the precautions, stabilizers, threads, machine menus, moving, rotating, sizing, and hooping the fabric and embroidering a design. You will need to bring a Embroidery Basics kit (includes stabilizers for classes) which can be used for all embroidery class. What to Bring: Embroidery Machine purchased at this store, power cord, foot control. All embroidery accessories that came with the machine.Please bring a small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, 3 different colors of Floriani, Isacord, or Brother embroidery thread (that you might use again), fat quarter of solidish color fabric (that the thread will show up on), hoops, templates, and markers. Topper for Embroidery, wet and gone tacky stabilizer, or the store has a kit priced at $10.00 for beginning embroidery class.
Quilting Technique Builder Class 1 of 3
Mon, Nov 07, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Ready to explore some new quilting techniques? You'll learn crazy patch, fusible applique, reverse applique, mock hand applique, and paper piecing. Blocks from class can be used to create a lovely 27' heart sampler quilt. WHAT SHOULD STUDENTS BRING: WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot * empty bobbins for your machine * User Manual for your machine * Extra machine needles (universal size 14) * rotary mat, cutter, rulers (limited supplies in class) * iron off hot iron cleaner Teacher Carol Steely Class Fee: $45 Kit Fee: $30
Free Motion Quilting Ruler Foot with Templates Class
Tue, Nov 08, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Free Motion Quilting Ruler Foot with Templates Class REGISTER ONLINE
Free Motion Quilting Ruler Foot with Templates Class
Wed, Nov 09, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Free Motion Quilting Ruler Foot with Templates Class REGISTER ONLINE
Paper Pieced Block of the Month Star with Judie Z 11/10/16
Thu, Nov 10, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Christmas Star This is a great way to learn paper piecing. class fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00
Bayou Sewing & Embroidery Extravaganza at the Baton Rouge River Center
Fri, Nov 11, 09:00 AM through through Sat, Nov 12, 05:00 PM
AllBrands.com is excited to announce that we're launching a whole new event for Baton Rouge. Our new Bayou Sewing & Embroidery Extravaganza, will be held November 11th and 12th, 9AM to 5PM with doors opening at 8AM both days. Come join us at the Baton Rouge River Center for two days of hands on embroidery in our Interactive Workshops. We have assembled the Best educators in the business to instruct you. Come meet Embroidery Experts Joanne Banko, Deborah Jones, Louis Carney, Cindy Hogan and Host of the hit TV series "It's Sew Easy" Angela Wolf. Join us for some very unique tips and tricks to help you create your one of a kind master piece. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend two days of Sewing and Embroidery fun. You will create projects in 5 different classrooms and one classroom will be a lecture demo to give you insight on the latest software and embroidery supplies. Everyone will have your very own assigned machine. This means NO MORE TEAM SEWING! You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends. You'll learn the secrets and tips to stitching like a pro. Learn how to use sewing & embroidery to transform everyday items into money making projects with your hobby. You will be inspired with sewing & embroidery techniques and projects that are easy, exciting, fabulous, and fun. This truly is a one of a kind event! - See more at: http://www.allbrands.com/products/64716-bayou-sewing-and-embroidery-extravaganza-fri-and-s#sthash.CneUXMYS.dpuf
Floriani Software with Joan 11/12/16
Sat, Nov 12, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Learn more about your Floriani software class fee $20.00 This month we will continue our journey learning more about the use of running stitches and complex fills. We will discuss and practice pathing and how stitch placement affects design as well as practice the effects created using various stitch densities and direction. The resulting design can be used on kitchen towels, pot holders, placemats, etc. You will only be limited by your own imagination!
Second Saturday Quilting Lessons
Sat, Nov 12, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will receive two block patterns each month. Lorraine will teach how to cut and sew the blocks. In month #4 & #5, Lorraine will provide students with layout options and students are encouraged toplan their borders and purchase border fabrics. After each month's instruction, students can remain in classroom to cut blocks and receive any help needed. They may choose to sit and sew their blocks. This is a personal choice but is encouraged. Six 5-hour classes. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $30. Kit fee $15.
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Nov 12, 11:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Houston
Join me every month to make a wonderful bench pillow that will celebrate the following month’s holiday/theme. If you prefer, it can be made into a table runner instead. New techniques will be taught for many of the pillows. (i.e. flying geese; ruching). Sample pillow is at store. One 4-hour class. Taught by Tonda Helm. $35. Kit fee $20.
Hand Embroidery Club
Sat, Nov 12, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Bring your hand embroidery projects and enjoy gathering with others as you work on your projects.
MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
Tue, Nov 15, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee. This is an open club and they are looking for new members. This is a quilting and sewing group.
EQ 7 Beginner Boot Camp
Thu, Nov 17, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $45.00 EQ7 Beginner Boot Camp This hands-on class will turn you into a confident beginner. Learn to use the libraries, sketchbook, basic block drawing and coloring tools, create layouts, add borders, and more.
Cactus Wreath Quilt with Gloria 1 of 2
Fri, Nov 18, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $60.00 Kit fee $40.00 2 day class
Cactus Wreath Quilt with Gloria 2 of 2
Sat, Nov 19, 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $60.00 Kit fee $40.00 2 day class
Lorraine's Embroidery Lessons
Sat, Nov 19, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
In this fun-filled six month learning experience you will learn to embroider many different techniques. Each class is 5 hours. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $25/class. Kit fee to be determined each month.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Mon, Nov 28, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Nov 28, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Dec 01, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
My Second Quilt a Mystery Class 1 of 4
Thu, Dec 01, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Its time for a mystery quilt that's sure to impress all your friends!!! You'll learn 3 new basic block building skills while completing your quilt one stress free step at a time. Repetitive sewing will be done as "homework". Great follow up to the "Learn to Quilt/My First Quilt Class". Finished quilt 61"x61". WHAT SHOULD STUDENTS BRING: WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot * empty bobbins for your machine * User Manual for your machine * Extra machine needles (universal size 14) * rotary mat, cutter, rulers (limited supplies in class) * iron off hot iron cleaner Teacher Carol Steely Class Fee: $45 Kit Fee: $35
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Thu, Dec 01, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother PR machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your user manual. You will not need to bring your machine. Call for more information. You must sign-up in store. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Penny Muncaster-Jewell, 2-Day PE Design Embroidery Software Class
Fri, Dec 02, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Dec 03, 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Penny Muncaster-Jewell, 2-Day PE Design Embroidery Software Class, Fri & Sat, August 19-20, 10AM-4PM at the Retail Store in Baton Rouge, La This class is for the PE Design 9 and 10 Embroidery Software. SEATING IS LIMITED! Our Price: $149.99
Floriani Software with Joan 12/3/16
Sat, Dec 03, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Learn more about your Floriani software class fee $20.00 This month we will continue our journey learning more about the use of running stitches and complex fills. We will discuss and practice pathing and how stitch placement affects design as well as practice the effects created using various stitch densities and direction. The resulting design can be used on kitchen towels, pot holders, placemats, etc. You will only be limited by your own imagination!
Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Sat, Dec 03, 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will engage in design creation/ editing/ practice based on the Floriani software. Skills include importing artwork, sizing and creating variable fill stitches. Discussion of density, stitch length and the effect on design. Using motifs setting of variable stitch length. Students will demonstrate proficiency and apply skills learned through the completion of optional assignments, which will be reviewed at the December session. Joan will provide written lesson directions and other information necessary to complete the assignment. Each class will be different and have homework. Concerns and questions will start each class. What students should bring: Students will bring their computer with the Floriani software installed and up to date. They should also bring a power cord and a mouse. Notebooks, paper, pencils.
MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
Tue, Dec 06, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee. This is an open club and they are looking for new members. This is a quilting and sewing group.
Scan n Cut with Gisele 12/7/16
Wed, Dec 07, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $20.00 Come and learn the basics of your scan n cut and make a fall project. This class will be once a month and each month we will cover something different. You should bring your scan n cut and all the tools that came with it. This class will be scheduled for the first Wednesday of the month.
Designs in Machine Embroidery
Wed, Dec 07, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Designs in Machine Embroidery Logo Beyond the Hoop DIME Inspiration Class, Sean Sullivan,
My Second Quilt a Mystery Class 2 of 4
Thu, Dec 08, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Its time for a mystery quilt that's sure to impress all your friends!!! You'll learn 3 new basic block building skills while completing your quilt one stress free step at a time. Repetitive sewing will be done as "homework". Great follow up to the "Learn to Quilt/My First Quilt Class". Finished quilt 61"x61". WHAT SHOULD STUDENTS BRING: WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot * empty bobbins for your machine * User Manual for your machine * Extra machine needles (universal size 14) * rotary mat, cutter, rulers (limited supplies in class) * iron off hot iron cleaner
New Owner Basic with Kathryn 12/10/16
Sat, Dec 10, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class Description Have you felt intimated by your new machine? Join Kathryn for a fun filled 3 hours of machine instruction. Cover threading, bobbins, needles, needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, button holes, zigzag stitches, changing width and length, blind hem, decorative stitches, and more. Feel truly bonded with your machine at the end of this class. Supplies Sewing Machine, power cord, foot control, all accessory feet, 1 fat quarter light color plain. Bright colored thread, tear away stabilizer, needles size 80 Topstitch, Basic sewing kit, scissors, ruler, marking pen, pins, seam ripper, manual, 1 button. If you think you might need it for class; bring it Free for machines purchased at Allbrands Creative Sewing $45.00/3 hours for machines not purchased at Allbrands
Second Saturday Quilting Lessons
Sat, Dec 10, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will receive two block patterns each month. Lorraine will teach how to cut and sew the blocks. In month #4 & #5, Lorraine will provide students with layout options and students are encouraged toplan their borders and purchase border fabrics. After each month's instruction, students can remain in classroom to cut blocks and receive any help needed. They may choose to sit and sew their blocks. This is a personal choice but is encouraged. Six 5-hour classes. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $30. Kit fee $15.
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Dec 10, 11:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Houston
Join me every month to make a wonderful bench pillow that will celebrate the following month’s holiday/theme. If you prefer, it can be made into a table runner instead. New techniques will be taught for many of the pillows. (i.e. flying geese; ruching). Sample pillow is at store. One 4-hour class. Taught by Tonda Helm. $35. Kit fee $20.
New Owner Embroidery with Kathryn
Sat, Dec 10, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Free Class for machines bought at Allbrands Creative Sewing $45.00 for 3 hours for all other machine owners Teacher: Kathryn D. Skill Level: Beginner Description: For those customers who purchased their machine from Creative Sewing. 3 Hours about the precautions, stabilizers, threads, machine menus, moving, rotating, sizing, and hooping the fabric and embroidering a design. You will need to bring a Embroidery Basics kit (includes stabilizers for classes) which can be used for all embroidery class.
What to Bring: Embroidery Machine purchased at this store, power cord, foot control. All embroidery accessories that came with the machine.Please bring a small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, 3 different colors of Floriani, Isacord, or Brother embroidery thread (that you might use again), fat quarter of solidish color fabric (that the thread will show up on), hoops, templates, and markers. Topper for Embroidery, wet and gone tacky stabilizer, or the store has a kit priced at $10.00 for beginning embroidery class.
Hand Embroidery Club
Sat, Dec 10, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Bring your hand embroidery projects and enjoy gathering with others as you work on your projects.
My Second Quilt a Mystery Class 3 of 4
Thu, Dec 15, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Its time for a mystery quilt that's sure to impress all your friends!!! You'll learn 3 new basic block building skills while completing your quilt one stress free step at a time. Repetitive sewing will be done as "homework". Great follow up to the "Learn to Quilt/My First Quilt Class". Finished quilt 61"x61". WHAT SHOULD STUDENTS BRING: WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot * empty bobbins for your machine * User Manual for your machine * Extra machine needles (universal size 14) * rotary mat, cutter, rulers (limited supplies in class) * iron off hot iron cleaner
Lorraine's Embroidery Lessons
Sat, Dec 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
In this fun-filled six month learning experience you will learn to embroider many different techniques. Each class is 5 hours. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $25/class. Kit fee to be determined each month.
MODERN MOLLIES QUILTING BEE
Tue, Dec 20, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee. This is an open club and they are looking for new members. This is a quilting and sewing group.
My Second Quilt a Mystery Class 4 of 4
Thu, Dec 22, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Its time for a mystery quilt that's sure to impress all your friends!!! You'll learn 3 new basic block building skills while completing your quilt one stress free step at a time. Repetitive sewing will be done as "homework". Great follow up to the "Learn to Quilt/My First Quilt Class". Finished quilt 61"x61". WHAT SHOULD STUDENTS BRING: WHAT STUDENTS NEED FOR CLASS: A good working sewing machine, power cord, foot control, scissors, seam riper, marking tool, measuring tool, pins, and pin cushion * all purpose foot * empty bobbins for your machine * User Manual for your machine * Extra machine needles (universal size 14) * rotary mat, cutter, rulers (limited supplies in class) * iron off hot iron cleaner
Second Saturday Quilting Lessons
Sat, Jan 14, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Students will receive two block patterns each month. Lorraine will teach how to cut and sew the blocks. In month #4 & #5, Lorraine will provide students with layout options and students are encouraged toplan their borders and purchase border fabrics. After each month's instruction, students can remain in classroom to cut blocks and receive any help needed. They may choose to sit and sew their blocks. This is a personal choice but is encouraged. Six 5-hour classes. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $30. Kit fee $15.
Lorraine's Embroidery Lessons
Sat, Jan 21, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
In this fun-filled six month learning experience you will learn to embroider many different techniques. Each class is 5 hours. Taught by Lorraine Zensen. Class fee $25/class. Kit fee to be determined each month.