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

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Upcoming Classes & Events

June 2016

June
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The Art of Distortion in Software with Will Whitaker (7 of 8)Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - SewingBrother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Large machines)Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – SewingBernina New Owner Class #1
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Claudia's Creations 3 day workshopBrother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Large machines)
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Claudia's Creations 3 day workshopBrother New Owner Basic OperationsBrother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines)Brother New Owner Embroidery Class
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Claudia's Creations 3 day workshopScan N Cut (Beginners)Floriani Software with Joan WeberINTRODUCTION TO EMBROIDERYBeginning smockingBench Pillow- Project ClassDigitizing a Design and Working with imagesScan N Cut (Advanced)Embroidery Machine Applique
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Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMMachine Embroidery - Beyond the BasicsBeginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
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Artistic Software Project- Patch Applique, Cutters, Designs Cut from Fabric, Vinyl, and Adhesive GlitterBeginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMSit & StitchModern Mollies Sewing BeeBeginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
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The Art of Distortion in Software with Will Whitaker (8 of 8)PR 101Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMChild's Seersucker Swimsuit Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PMMachine Emboidery with ConfidenceBernina New Owner Class #2
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.Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMBrother New Owner Guide Class #1 - SewingBeginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PMNew Owner Sewing Guide ClassBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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Sewapalooza Event in the Baton Rouge Store.Anita Goodesign World Travel Accessories WorkshopCustomizing Existing DesignsBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
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Sewapalooza Event in the Baton Rouge StoreIntro To EmbroideryPE Design ClubAnita Goodesign World Travel Accessories WorkshopLEARN HOW TO APPLIQUEConstructing A Jumper or Jon JonGloria's Quilt Time - Turning TwentyHand Embroidery Club
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NISD Begin to Sew Kids (1 of 4)Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing 10am-1pmNEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AMBEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Triangle BagBeginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PMBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)NISD Begin to Sew Kids (2 of 4)Splitting and AlignmentBeginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AMBrother New Owner Guide Class #1 - SewingSit & StitchTRAPEZOID TOTEKid's Sewing CampBEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Pocket PillowBeginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PMBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)NISD Begin to Sew Kids (3 of 4)Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AMKid's Sewing CampNEISD Adult Begin to Sew (1 of 3)Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PMBrother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)Bernina New Owner Class (Embroidery) #3
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)Brother Guide Class #1 10-1NISD Begin to Sew Kids (4 of 4)Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AMBrother New Owner Guide Class #1 - SewingKid's Sewing Camp.Learn to Quilt on Your Machine Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PMBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing 2pm-5pmBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class in the Lafayette StoreMulti Needle Tips and Tricks with Color Theory & AppliqueScan N Cut Guide Class
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PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class in the Lafayette StoreLEARN HOW TO QuiltFloriani Beginner/IntermediateAdvanced Embroidery - AppliqueLEARN HOW TO USE YOUR SCAN N CUT MACHINEScan N Cut- Beginner ClassIntermediate Sewing 1 - Market BagFree Motion QuiltingADVANCED SCAN N CUT CLASSLEARN HOW TO OPERATE THE SWEET SIXTEEN SIT DOWN QUILTING MACHINE
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18" Doll Fashion Designer (4 days -Kids Class)Quiltsmart Bag-Mondo/Midi/BittyBrother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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18" Doll Fashion Designer (4 days -Kids Class)Experience BargelloFooling with FontsBrother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroiderySit & StitchModern Mollies Sewing BeeBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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18" Doll Fashion Designer (4 days -Kids Class)T-Shirt Quilt #1NEISD Adult Begin to Sew (2 of 3)Brother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
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18" Doll Fashion Designer (4 days -Kids Class)Brother Guide Class #3 10-1Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroiderySwoon Dallas Vintage DuffelBeginning Smocking #1.New Owner Embroidery Guide ClassBrother Guide Class #4 2-5Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class in the Metairie Store
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PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class in the Metairie StoreSilhouette Beginner ConceptsBLock of the monthPR 101BES LETTERING SOFTWAREBES: Beginner Basics
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NISD Begin to Sew Kids (1 of 4)NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - SewingPajama Party (2 days -Kids Class)BEYOND BASIC SEWING- Make an Easy Quilt 1 of 3Machine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)Pajama Party (2 days -Kids Class)NISD Begin to Sew Kids (2 of 4)Sit & StitchSTOW & SEW BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make an Easy Quilt 2 of 3
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)NISD Begin to Sew Kids (3 of 4)T-Shirt Quilt #2Hooded Towel and Carry- All ToteNEISD Adult Begin to Sew (3 of 3)BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make an Easy Quilt 3 of 3Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Mid-Small Machines)
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)NISD Begin to Sew Kids (4 of 4)Swoon Dallas Vintage DuffelBeginning Smocking #2.Super Cool Drawstring Bag
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July 2016

July
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
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Beginning SmockingEmbroidery Machine Applique
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BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - SewingSit & StitchPR 101Modern Mollies Sewing BeeBERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
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Cutwork EmbroideryMachine Emboidery with ConfidenceScan N Cut Technique Class-Vinyl
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BERNINA Machine Guide Class #3 - EmbroideryChristmas in July: Holly Jolly Red Work Wall HangingEasy Attic Windows with LorraineMachine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
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Deborah Jones Club Ed Event in Alexandria, LA at the Riverfront Center Vino Wall Hanging with VirginiaiPenny Muncaster-Jewell, 2-Day PE Design Embroidery Software Class, West Avenue Store San AntonioScan N Cut Technique Class-Paper/Cardstock
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Deborah Jones Club Ed Event in Alexandria, LA at the Riverfront Center iPenny Muncaster-Jewell, 2-Day PE Design Embroidery Software Class, West Avenue Store San AntonioFloriani Software with Joan WeberIntroduction to Embroidery Constructing a jumper or jon jonBench Pillow- Project ClassGloria's Quilt Time -Quilted Placemat Hand Embroidery Club
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - SewingAmerican LandmarksBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – SewingBrother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Large machines)
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BES LetteringSit & StitchGreat Bags (2 Days)Crazy Quilt Picture Boxes
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Great Bags (2 Days)Bernina New Owner Class #1BERNINA OWNER MR. UELTSCHI MEET & GREET
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Learn to Embroider Christmas Applique Tote with Matching Monogram Gift Tag
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Rectangular Bag with VirginiaCustomizing Existing DesignsSewing Guide ClassEmbroidery Guide Class
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Floriani Beginner/IntermediatePE Design ClubShining Star with LorraineIn the Hoop - Make your ownFree Motion Quilting
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Triangle BagPR 101Brother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Large machines)
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)Sit & StitchMaui Glam BagBEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Pocket PillowModern Mollies Sewing Bee
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)Bernina New Owner Class #2Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make an Easy SkirtBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) Scan N Cut Guide Class
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NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)Brother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)BEYOND BASIC SEWING- Make a Bike BagMachine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
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Sewapalooza Event in Metairie, LAPENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class, 1604 Loop San AntonioScan N Cut- Cuttin' Loose Open Session
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Sewapalooza Event in Metairie, LASilhouette Beginner ConceptsPenny Muncaster Jewell- 2 day PE Design Software Class Loop 1604One-zee Conversions Self binding receiving blanketMachine Emboidery with ConfidenceIntermediate Sewing 2 - PJ PantsBlock of the monthBES: Beginner Basics
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BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - SewingKids Learn to Quilt (4 days)BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - SewingBrother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines)
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Kids Learn to Quilt (4 days)Sit & StitchBeginning Sewing - PillowcaseLovely Fabric Basket with Lorraine
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Kids Learn to Quilt (4 days)Bernina New Owner Class (Embroidery) #3Necessary Clutch Wallet #1Scan N Cut- Rhinestones
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Kids Learn to Quilt (4 days)BERNINA Machine Guide Class #3 - EmbroideryBrother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
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Freshman Serger School Serger Basic Operation- starting from scratchScan N Cut Technique Class- Fabric
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New Owner Sewing Guide ClassSashiko Sampler with LorraineScan N Cut Technique Class-VinylLearn your Serger Scan N Cut and PE Design Oh My!! Applique the Penny WayProject Class Serger
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August 2016

August
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Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMBeginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
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Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMSit & StitchBeginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
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Necessary Clutch Wallet #2Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
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Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AMArt to Wear Bee Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
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Freshman Serger School - Serger Facings: Plain & Fancy ShirtScan N Cut Technique Class-Vinyl
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Floriani Software with JoanCelestial Magic (1 of 3)Digitizing a Design and Working with images
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Customizing Existing Designs
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Sit & StitchBERNINA Sewing Guide Class
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – SewingScan N Cut Technique Class-Paper/Cardstock
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Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Mid-Small Machines)Terry's Go Everywhere Jacket (1 of 3)Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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Splitting and AlignmentFreshman Serger School - Scrapbook of Serger TechniquesDec La Table
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PE Design ClubCelestial Magic (2 of 3)Bench Pillow- Project ClassHand Embroidery Club
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Sit & StitchBlended Quilts
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BERNINA Embroidery Guide ClassBERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - SewingBERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
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Terry's Go Everywhere Jacket (2 of 3)BERNINA Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
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Scan N Cut Technique Class- Rhinestones
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Floriani Beginner/IntermediateScan N Cut Guide ClassPE Design Next Beginner Basics
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – SewingScan N Cut Technique Class- Fabric
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Sit & Stitch
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Scan N Cut- Cuttin' Loose Open Session
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Terry's Go Everywhere Jacket (3 of 3)Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBrother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
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Deborah Jones Club Ed Event in Houston, TX at the Bayou City Event Center
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Deborah Jones Club Ed Event in Houston, TX at the Bayou City Event Center What EQ Can Do For You with CarolCelestial Magic (3 of 3)
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Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
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Sit & Stitch
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Brother Sewing Guide ClassBrother Embroidery Guide Class
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The Art of Distortion in Software with Will Whitaker (7 of 8)
Wed, Jun 01, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
7 of 8
Class fee: $ 100
Kit Fee: $ 0
Teacher: Will Whitaker
Description: 8 CLASSES. Open to owners of Digitizing software. If you are unsure please come to the Could You Digitize your embroidery designs class. Will has experience with PE Design, Floriani, can work with Bernina, and can lead you to understand your software. You should be comfortable with opening and maneuvering in the software.
What to Bring: Computer, power supply, must have an external mouse, the brand specific software installed & security device
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Wed, Jun 01, 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
Brother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Large machines)
Wed, Jun 01, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D, VE2200), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Wed, Jun 01, 02:00 PM - 05:01 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
Bernina New Owner Class #1
Wed, Jun 01, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Houston
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. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Guy Hoover.
Claudia's Creations 3 day workshop
Thu, Jun 02, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Jun 04, 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
If you haven't been to an Allbrands event before this is the perfect chance for you to come out and see what you've been missing. This workshop is 3 fun filled days that will make you a more successful Free Motion Machine Quilter! Learn techniques and skills for free motion machine quilting on your home sewing machine. Quilt preparation, needles, threads, batting, basting machine and set up thoroughly explained. Get ready to be inspired and amazed at your new level of machine quilting! Organic background fills, swirls, stipples, fantastic feathers, and tons more! June 2nd Thursday Boot”iful Bouquets ”Boot”iful Bouquets are Redwork Style Embroidery designs that are interchangeable! Choose from 3 Boot designs (Ice Skate, Cowboy, & Victorian) and 3 Bouquet designs (Christmas Toys, Instruments, & Sunflowers). Quilts pictured above measure 20”x24” Mix and match designs to find just the right combination for you! In this Embroidery Workshop students will learn Claudia’s technique for accurately Multi-Hooping oversized designs with perfect placement! Students will also learn Claudia’s technique for perfect quarter inch borders and sashing! June 3rd Friday Quilting with Claudia You are invited to this fun filled workshop that will make you a more successful Free Motion Machine Quilter! Learn techniques and skills for free motion machine quilting on your home sewing machine. Quilt preparation, needles, threads, batting, basting machine and set up thoroughly explained. Get ready to be inspired and amazed at your new level of machine quilting! Organic background fills, swirls, stipples, fantastic feathers, and tons more! June 4th Saturday Over the River Over the River is a Redwork Style Embroidery design that depicts the cherished memories of celebrating life with family and friends! In this 1-Day Embroidery Workshop students will learn Claudia’s technique for accurately Multi-Hooping oversized designs with perfect placement! Students will also learn Claudia’s technique for “Perfect Quarter Inch” borders and sashing!
Brother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Large machines)
Thu, Jun 02, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D, VE2200), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Brother New Owner Basic Operations
Fri, Jun 03, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Free Class for machines bought at Allbrands Creative Sewing
$25 per hour for all other machine owners Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Open to Brother new owners. There is no time limit but we do want you to come to class to fully learn the features of your new machine.

3 Hours with information about sewing machine needles, thread, presser feet: how they go on and off and which one is used for which job as the stitch is selected, cleaning the machine, sewing different needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, turning corners, investigate your machines buttonholes (Manual or Automatic depending on the machine), blind hem, seams, and hems. Thread, fabric, and handouts are provided.
What to Bring:
**Owner's Manual; Bring machine, power cord, foot control, and all accessories (except embroidery unit); Bring Scissors, water soluble marker (blue Collins marker) household ruler or small quilting ruler Omnigrid 1" x 12"; Pins and pin cushion; Basic sewing kit is necessary with small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, and all the accessories for your machine except your embroidery unit.
Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines)
Fri, Jun 03, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D, VE2200), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Brother New Owner Embroidery Class
Fri, Jun 03, 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Free Class for machines bought at Allbrands Creative Sewing
$25 per hour 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. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Scan N Cut (Beginners)
Sat, Jun 04, 08:29 AM - 11:30 AM
Lafayette
Learn the basics of your Brother Scan N Cut. $30.00
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Jun 04, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Students will engage in design creation/editing/practice based on the Floriani Software. $20.00 class fee. Student should bring laptop with software installed and updated.
INTRODUCTION TO EMBROIDERY
Sat, Jun 04, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO HOOP AND USE DIFFERENT TYPES OF STABILIZERS AS WELL AS TOPPERS IN YOUR EMBROIDERY PROJECT. CLASS 30.00 KIT 10.00 INSTRUCTOR LOUISE HUYE
Beginning smocking
Sat, Jun 04, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn the basic smocking stitches such as cable, wave, and trellis. Also how to start and stop in a design. $40
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Jun 04, 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.
Digitizing a Design and Working with images
Sat, Jun 04, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
A class on how to take images and turn them into embroidery design with the PE-Design Software; Using the Auto digitizing tools, using Design Center. Also how to create a plan to digitize the design using the drawing tools. $40
Scan N Cut (Advanced)
Sat, Jun 04, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Lafayette
Advanced Scan N Cut project class. $35.00, Call Store for project of the month and supplies needed.
Embroidery Machine Applique
Sat, Jun 04, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Lafayette
$25 and $10 kit fee. Use your embroidery machine to learn how to complete and applique design.
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Mon, Jun 06, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Machine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
Mon, Jun 06, 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Come learn the following machine embroidery techniques: continuous border, making a custom patch as well as learn how to hoop some of the harder-to-hoop items such as boots, hats, onesies and denim. For this class you should already know the basics of machine embroidery. This is a lecture class with the instructor giving a demonstration on how to do the projects. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. $45
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Mon, Jun 06, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski. $95 plus kit fee.
Artistic Software Project- Patch Applique, Cutters, Designs Cut from Fabric, Vinyl, and Adhesive Glitter
Tue, Jun 07, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $20
Kit Fee: $0
Teacher: Danielle W.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Use your Artistic software to create the cut for the applique. Use it to make the embroidery on the applique. Learn to create a patch using the digitizing features of your software.

What to Bring:
Computer, power supply, must have an external mouse, the ARTISTIC software installed & security device. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Tue, Jun 07, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jun 07, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Modern Mollies Sewing Bee
Tue, Jun 07, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Tue, Jun 07, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
The Art of Distortion in Software with Will Whitaker (8 of 8)
Wed, Jun 08, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
8 of 8
Class fee: $ 100
Kit Fee: $ 0
Teacher: Will Whitaker
Description: 8 CLASSES. Open to owners of Digitizing software. If you are unsure please come to the Could You Digitize your embroidery designs class. Will has experience with PE Design, Floriani, can work with Bernina, and can lead you to understand your software. You should be comfortable with opening and maneuvering in the software.
What to Bring: Computer, power supply, must have an external mouse, the brand specific software installed & security device
PR 101
Wed, Jun 08, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Basic training on your Brother PR multi-needle machine. Topics covered include: setting up machine, general maintenance, threading, placing hoops on the machine, screen editing, changing needles setting thread tension, how to use fast frames and jumbo hoops, how to maintain and operate the hat frame, how to use the camera, what to do when you get an error message. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45.
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Wed, Jun 08, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Child's Seersucker Swimsuit
Wed, Jun 08, 10:30 AM - 02:00 PM
New Orleans
In this beginner sewing class you will learn how to make a child's swimsuit. The swimsuit is a two piece for girls and basic trunks for boys. Choose from sizes 1-8. Class fee: $50 this includes the kit to make the swimsuit. Call for any questions or to register 504-888-4952
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Wed, Jun 08, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Machine Emboidery with Confidence
Wed, Jun 08, 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Houston
This is the WHAT, WHEN & WHY on machine embroidery basics. In this class we will cover needle types and sizes and when to use them; different types of materials that can be used; types of stabilizers, backings and toppers as well as hooping placement. This is a basic embroidery class for beginners. It is not machine specific. Note: This is not a machine guide class. The instructor will not be able to show you how to use your machine. One 3-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45. Kit Fee $7.
Bernina New Owner Class #2
Wed, Jun 08, 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Houston
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. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Guy Hoover.
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Thu, Jun 09, 12:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Thu, Jun 09, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Thu, Jun 09, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
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
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Thu, Jun 09, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
New Owner Sewing Guide Class
Thu, Jun 09, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75

Teacher: Lorraine Z.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Open to all owners of machines purchased at Creative Sewing Center. There is no time limit but we do want you to come to class to fully learn the features of your new machine.

3 Hours with information about sewing machine needles, thread, presser feet: how they go on and off and which one is used for which job as the stitch is selected, cleaning the machine, sewing different needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, turning corners, investigate your machines buttonholes (Manual or Automatic depending on the machine), blind hem, seams, and hems. Thread, fabric, and handouts are provided.
What to Bring:
**Owner's Manual; Bring machine, power cord, foot control, and all accessories (except embroidery unit); Bring Scissors, water soluble marker (blue Collins marker) household ruler or small quilting ruler Omnigrid 1" x 12"; Pins and pin cushion; Basic sewing kit is necessary with small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, and all the accessories for your machine except your embroidery unit.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Thu, Jun 09, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
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
Sewapalooza Event in the Baton Rouge Store
Fri, Jun 10, 09:00 AM through through Sat, Jun 11, 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
What is a Sewapalooza? A Sewapalooza is a sewing festival in which sewing enthusiasts will gather to sew, have fun, learn and be inspired. This two day event will consist of create hands on projects featuring certain capabilities of the machines and different sewing, embroidery and quilting techniques. Two glorious days of sewing, fun, learning and socializing. Join us to learn some new techniques and get new ideas from Top National Educators. Get inspired with the latest trends and new projects. - See more at: http://www.allbrands.com/categories/4006#sthash.JrUxYa3q.dpuf
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Fri, Jun 10, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604

What to Bring:
Sewing machine including all accessories and feet, power cord, and owners manual. 6 vintage hankies that measure 11”x11” or panel squares of the same dimension. Basic Sewing Kit: scissors, snips, glass head pins, seam ripper, marking tools such as General’s chalk markers or Frixion marker, sewing thread to match your fabrics and blanket binding. Table or notepad and writing tool for taking notes. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Anita Goodesign World Travel Accessories Workshop
Fri, Jun 10, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $15
Kit Fee: $31.41
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Anyone

Description: This is our biggest Workshop curriculum to date! With this curriculum, we’ve incorporated 11 unique projects, including in-the-hoop zippered bags, freestanding projects, and projects that use our quilting technique in new ways! Around the World Travel Accessories brings together quilting, embroidery, and sewing techniques to help you create all of the items you’ll need for your next trip. Create the perfect matching travel set by using all of your favorite fabrics along with beautiful quilting stitches. These projects are perfect for you, and make great gifts for the travelers in your life!

What to Bring:
Your Sewing & Embroidery machine with power cord, foot control, hoops, zigzag foot, and embroidery foot. Basic Sewing kit. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Customizing Existing Designs
Fri, Jun 10, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
This is a very basic hands-on class showing you how modify existing designs in your PE-Design software. This also shows you how to use your software. You will learn how to resize, move, modify, extract out part of a design, add undersewing, adding text, change colors, and much more. $40
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Fri, Jun 10, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Fri, Jun 10, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
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
Intro To Embroidery
Sat, Jun 11, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
New Orleans
LEARN ALL THE BASIC'S OF EMBROIDERY.HOW TO HOOP, WHAT TYPE OF STABILIZER TO USE, AS WELL AS TOPPERS. PLEASE CALL STORE FOR MORE INFORMATION. 504-888-4952 CLASS 40.00 KIT 10.00
PE Design Club
Sat, Jun 11, 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Houston
Bring Show and Tell, Questions and get them answered!
Anita Goodesign World Travel Accessories Workshop
Sat, Jun 11, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $15
Kit Fee: $31.41
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Try Before You Buy

Description: This is our biggest Workshop curriculum to date! With this curriculum, we’ve incorporated 11 unique projects, including in-the-hoop zippered bags, freestanding projects, and projects that use our quilting technique in new ways! Around the World Travel Accessories brings together quilting, embroidery, and sewing techniques to help you create all of the items you’ll need for your next trip. Create the perfect matching travel set by using all of your favorite fabrics along with beautiful quilting stitches. These projects are perfect for you, and make great gifts for the travelers in your life!

LEARN HOW TO APPLIQUE
Sat, Jun 11, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO APPLIQUE AND WHAT ARE THE BEST TECHNIQUES FOR APPLIQUE. CLASS 30.00 KIT 10.00 INSTRUCTOR LOUISE HUYE
Constructing A Jumper or Jon Jon
Sat, Jun 11, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn the read and cut out a pettern while making a fully lined jon jon or jumper. Must have basic knowledge of sewing machine. $35
Gloria's Quilt Time - Turning Twenty
Sat, Jun 11, 10:30 AM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come join Gloria for a fun filled day of quilting. Use up those fat quarters and make a beautiful quilt. She will show you how to make the most of your fabric stash. class fee $35.00 kit fee $10.00
Hand Embroidery Club
Sat, Jun 11, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Bring your hand embroidery projects and enjoy gathering with others as you work on your projects.
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (1 of 4)
Mon, Jun 13, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing 10am-1pm
Mon, Jun 13, 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 Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)
Mon, Jun 13, 10:00 AM through through Thu, Jun 16, 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
4 part class
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. each day
Register at https://communityed.neisd.net/ComEdWeb/root/CourseDetails.aspx?enc=pH2GEnHdhNK4cEV085TUGnXYcI1pqTCcpUTpzMysAxdHwgeyiAfpp9nyP4OgpIhtPUzgqD29R7tGnKGfBBW4KofqGAQ8HSqbvbirFf0Ny/BfkIb9ZMRDCPnEp30/oovs

Kit Fee: $35 + tax
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: This is a beginner class for students who wish to learn how to use a sewing machine and sew simple projects. Projects to be completed in the class consist of a pin cushion, small travel pillow (the pillow will be provided in the kit) and a lined tote bag. A kit fee of $35 will be collected at AllBrands- San Antonio West Ave. before the first class from each student for projects listed above. Students will be expected to provide their own scissors, pins, a measuring gauge and marking pen. Machines are provided for each student in the class by Creative Sewing Center. Machines may be purchased during the class. Students MUST be at least 8 years old to register, no exceptions please.

What to Bring:
Call the store for additional project supplies.
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AM
Mon, Jun 13, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Triangle Bag
Mon, Jun 13, 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This super cute bag is a great beginner project. It can be made in any size to stash all sorts of stuff from your coins, sewing gear, toys, or cherished treasures. You will insert a zipper, make a gusset, make a tab or strap, and make seams using wonder clips. You will learn some new sewing terms too. Class fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00 Teacher Judy Joiner
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PM
Mon, Jun 13, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Jun 13, 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
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (2 of 4)
Tue, Jun 14, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
Splitting and Alignment
Tue, Jun 14, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
In this class Penny shows how to create embroidery designs that are too big for your hoop, so that they sew out perfectly! First you will see how the stitch out goes - that’s when you really get it! Next Penny shows how to create the whole thing, and then how to split it and add in the alignment lines to help it go back together. Penny uses PE-Design to show this, but this technique can be used in most embroidery/digitizing software. This is not a hands-on class but samples will be provided for you to try this at home. $40
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AM
Tue, Jun 14, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Tue, Jun 14, 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
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jun 14, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
TRAPEZOID TOTE
Tue, Jun 14, 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Slidell
CREATE THIS CONTEMPORARY TOTE TO SHOW OFF YOUR PIECING AND QUILTING TECHNIQUES. USE COORDINATING STRIPS SUCH AS JELLY ROLLS OR BALI POPS FOR THE FRONT & BACK OF TOTE OR SHOWCASE YOUR FAVORITE FABRIC WITH A NON-PIECED VERSION. DEEP GUSSETS ALLOW FOR MAXIMUM STORAGE MAKING THIS PERFECT PURSE FOR SHOPPING & TRAVEL. TEACHER IRENE PLAISANCE CLASS $40.00 PLUS $10.00 KIT FEE. GO TO THE WEBSITE AND ALLBRANDS OF SLIDELL ON FACEBOOK FOR PICTURE OF BAG.
Kid's Sewing Camp
Tue, Jun 14, 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
New Orleans
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a bedside pocket organizer. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for class or bring your own. Class is June 14, 15 and 16 from 11am-2pm. Class fee is $100. Child must be 8 years old or older. Teacher is Debbie Smith. Please bring a bag lunch we will take a 30 minute break. Any questions call 504-888-4952
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Pocket Pillow
Tue, Jun 14, 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This cute throw pillow is a great beginner project. It's a pillow with a pocket. You can stash things such as a favorite book or cell phone. Make one to match your room. Teacher Judy Joiner Class Fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PM
Tue, Jun 14, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Tue, Jun 14, 02:00 PM - 05:01 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
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (3 of 4)
Wed, Jun 15, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AM
Wed, Jun 15, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Kid's Sewing Camp
Wed, Jun 15, 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
New Orleans
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a bedside pocket organizer. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for class or bring your own. Class is June 14, 15 and 16 from 11am-2pm. Class fee is $100. Child must be 8 years old or older. Teacher is Debbie Smith. Please bring a bag lunch we will take a 30 min lunch. Any questions call 504-888-4952.
NEISD Adult Begin to Sew (1 of 3)
Wed, Jun 15, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Register at https://communityed.neisd.net/ComEdWeb/root/CourseDetails.aspx?enc=Hc1vcApBeXGR+4NbQtxnfb5uRjEOTU6y7l3jWcYhyik= Class Fee: $67 Kit Fee: $ 35+tax
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: 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. Please call to reserve a machine (344-0791). A supply fee of $35 plus tax is payable to AllBrands at the first class, covers cost of fabrics, thread and patterns for the three projects.

What to Bring:
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.) Call the store for additional project supplies.
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PM
Wed, Jun 15, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Brother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
Wed, Jun 15, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
For NQ3500D, NQ1400, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB8000, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Bernina New Owner Class (Embroidery) #3
Wed, Jun 15, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Houston
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. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Guy Hoover.
Brother Guide Class #1 10-1
Thu, Jun 16, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother Guide Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines) For NQ3500D, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Aimee Pinell
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (4 of 4)
Thu, Jun 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 AM
Thu, Jun 16, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Thu, Jun 16, 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
Kid's Sewing Camp
Thu, Jun 16, 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
New Orleans
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a bedside pocket organizer. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for class or bring your own. Class is June 14, 15 and 16 from 11am-2pm. Class fee is $100. Child must be 8 years old or older. Teacher is Debbie Smith. Please bring a bag lunch we will take a 30 min lunch. Any questions call 504-888-4952.
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Thu, Jun 16, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Learn to Quilt on Your Machine
Thu, Jun 16, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Teacher: Terry Soll
Class Type: Hands On
Class Fee: $15
Kit Fee: $20

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Description: Complete a series of exercises to increase your knowledge of controlled quilting with a walking foot, dual feed foot, or a mover foot. Learn techniques like echo quilting, channel quilting, and learn to stop and start your quilting. After these techniques, you will learn to Free Motion quilt using the best techniques for your machine. Learn why crossing your stitches is not all bad.

What to bring: Machine, power cord, foot control (even if you never use it), large table, knee lift lever or hands free system (even if you never use it), Walking foot/ mover foot/ dual feed foot (which ever your machine uses), Free motion foot/ BSR foot (whichever your machine uses), Gloves might be useful One spool Variegated quilting thread from Isacord, or King Tut, or Rainbows, or Signature- you will need to wind a full bobbin. Safety Pins may not be necessary if you are using cotton blend batting, Marking pens: disappearing, water soluble, or chalk.
Beginning Sewing for Kids –Level 2 PM
Thu, Jun 16, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has completed level one classes or has sewing experience from past classes, these sessions are for them. We will make the Heather Bailey Smarty Girl Book Bag in this session. We will learn to read and cut out a pattern as well as assemble an adorable bag. These skills and techniques will give the students a basis for future sewing projects. Taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing 2pm-5pm
Thu, Jun 16, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Thu, Jun 16, 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
PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class in the Lafayette Store
Fri, Jun 17, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Jun 18, 04:00 PM
Lafayette
Come join Penny Muncaster-Jewell, national PE-DESIGN instructor, for 2 days of PE-DESIGN Software training to start you on your way with PE-DESIGN. First day is Introduction through Editing. Second day completes Digitizing Training. Covers editing, digitizing through Design Center Database, Layout and Editing. - See more at: http://www.allbrands.com/categories/4003#sthash.Bw4sKuJ7.dpuf
Multi Needle Tips and Tricks with Color Theory & Applique
Fri, Jun 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $15
No Kit
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Mutli-needle Owners

Description: Limited space in front of the machines, so sign up early. In depth class on color, 5 most asked questions, planning the design, working with appliques, cutting appliques, understanding color, and making things simple in an embroidery world.
Scan N Cut Guide Class
Fri, Jun 17, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Houston
New to Scan N Cut? If so, join us in this guide class to learn the basics to get you started with this great machine! Learn how to load your mats and how to keep them clean. Learn how to set your blade depth and pressure and how to do a test cut. Learn what the different icons are on the machine and what to do with them. This class will take away the fear and get you started. One 3-hour class. Free for those that purchased their Scan N Cut from Allbrands. $25 per hour if purchased machine elsewhere. Taught by Kathy Guevara.
LEARN HOW TO Quilt
Sat, Jun 18, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS WILL TEACH YOU ALL OF THE BASICS OF QUILTING. YOU WILL LEARN THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF RULERS,ALONG WITH HOW TO CUT BLOCKS AND PRE TREAT FABRIC IF NECESSARY.PLEASE CONTACT THE STORE FOR ANY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. CLASS 30.00 KIT 10.00 INSTRUCTOR IRMA WHITE
Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Sat, Jun 18, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $20

Teacher: Joan W.

Skill Level: Beginning/ Intermediate

Class Description: 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 August 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, Jun 18, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Sandpale on Towel! You will need to bring: Sewing machine, 5x7/4x4 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, applique scissors(optional), thread: gray, pink, dark pink, tan, light green. Teacher: Shirley Class:$30 Kit:$10
LEARN HOW TO USE YOUR SCAN N CUT MACHINE
Sat, Jun 18, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS WILL INTRODUCE YOU TO THE BASICS OF THE SCAN N CUT MACHINE.fROM TAKING IT OUT OF THE BOX TO THE SUPPLIES INCLUDED WITH THE MACHINE. YOU WILL NEED TO BRING YOUR SCAN N CUT AND ALL ACCESSORIES INCLUDED WITH THE MACHINE. WE WILL GO THROUGH EACH SCREEN ON THE MACHINE AND YOU WILL LEARN HOW TO BRING IN DESIGNS,CHANGE THEM AND CUT YOUR FINAL DESIGN. A LAPTOP WOULD BE IDEAL BUT IS NOT NECESSARY FOR THE BEGINNING CLASS.MORE DETAIL ON USING THE SCAN N CUT ONLINE SOFTWARE WILL BE DISCUSSED IN THE ADVANCED SCAN N CUT CLASS. INTIAL CUTTING WILL BE ON PAPER FOR THIS CLASS. INSTRUCTOR DARLENE POWELL CLASS 40.00 KIT 10.00
Scan N Cut- Beginner Class
Sat, Jun 18, 09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
New Orleans
Learn the basics of your Brother Scan N Cut including how to cut an applique to use on your embroidery machine. $30.00 class fee $5.00 kit fee Call store to sign up! 504-888-4952
Intermediate Sewing 1 - Market Bag
Sat, Jun 18, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Now that you have a basic knowledge of using your sewing machine, what can you do? This 4 hour class offers some beginning tips and techniques of pinning, cutting, sewing seam allowances, French fell seams, and making and attaching a pocket. Using our Guide Book, “Every Day Living” (TMB-173) we will create an attractive and strong Market Bag. Prerequisite – Beginning Sewing Class. $45 plus kit fee.
Free Motion Quilting
Sat, Jun 18, 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Baton Rouge
Learn & practice free motion quilting designs and how to problem solve any issues you are having with free motion quilting. Discuss quilting design options for quilt tops or blocks. You will need to bring ruler, marking pen, machine, free motion foot, light & dark thread (100% cotton) paper & pencil. Teacher: Donna Estes $30 class fee, $10 kit fee
ADVANCED SCAN N CUT CLASS
Sat, Jun 18, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS WILL FEATURE THE RHINESTONE KIT, HOW TO USE THE EXISTING DESIGNS AND HOW TO CREATE YOUR OWN DESIGNS IN THE CANVAS ONLINE SOFTWARE. SUPPLIES NEEDED: SNC AND ALL ACCESSORIES INCLUDING THE RHINESTONE KIT AND LAPTOP. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CREATE YOUR OWN DESIGN, DESIGN MUST BE SAVED ON YOUR LAPTOP EITHER AS A JPEG OR A PNG OR EVEN SVG/FCM FORMAT. OUTLINES WORK BEST FOR CREATING YOUR OWN DESIGNS. INSTRUCTOR WILL GO OVER HOW TO DO THIS AS WELL. BRING ITEM OF YOUR CHOICE YOU WOULD LIKE TO ADD TO YOUR RHINESTONE DESIGN. $40.00
LEARN HOW TO OPERATE THE SWEET SIXTEEN SIT DOWN QUILTING MACHINE
Sat, Jun 18, 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS IS INTENDED FOR STUDENTS AND ANYONE INTERESTED IN PURCHASING OR HAVE PURCHASED A SWEET SIXTEEN SIT DOWN QUILTING MACHINE. THE INSTRUCTOR WILL TEACH YOU THE INS AND OUTS OF THIS MACHINE. PLEASE CALL STORE FOR ANY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. CLASS 50.00 INSTRUCTOR IRMA WHITE
18" Doll Fashion Designer (4 days -Kids Class)
Mon, Jun 20, 10:00 AM through through Thu, Jun 23, 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
4 Day Course. Starting at 10 a.m. each day and finishing at 12 p.m. each afternoon. Class fee: $50
Kit Fee: $30
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: "Begin to Sew" is open to all first time students ages 8-15. Students will be introduced to classroom safety, sewing tools, sewing machine confidence, and following simple pattern instructions.

Description: This class is designed for the first time student. Dolls may attend class to model finished outfits. Students will be introduced to the sewing machine while completing themed play sets for their 18-inch doll. Students will work at their own pace on a sleeping bag set, chef set, spa set, Hawaiian vacation set, and more if time allows. Sets will be made from pre-cut kits.

What to Bring:
Brother Bobbins and machine needles; Large fabric scissors and small thread snip scissors; Seam ripper; Pins and pincushion; Fabric marker; Hand sewing needles; Tape measure; Small ruler or seam gauge; Sharpened pencil. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Quiltsmart Bag-Mondo/Midi/Bitty
Mon, Jun 20, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Come try a Quiltsmart Bag. Go from 2 1/2" squares to a bag in under 3 hours. Your choice of sizes: Mondo, Midi or Bitty. Quick & Easy - Great for gift giving. $35 plus kit fee
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Mon, Jun 20, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Mon, Jun 20, 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
Experience Bargello
Tue, Jun 21, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $15
Kit Fee: $18
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Come sew with Terry. Learn Bargello while making a Row of the "Row By Row" project. We are using a fabulous combination of fabrics and you will learn the process. Everything is cut for you. You will even have the opportunity to do the applique using the Scan N Cut.

What to Bring:
Machine, power cord, foot control; Basic Sewing Kit. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Fooling with Fonts
Tue, Jun 21, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Tue, Jun 21, 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
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jun 21, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Modern Mollies Sewing Bee
Tue, Jun 21, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sewing Bee
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Tue, Jun 21, 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
T-Shirt Quilt #1
Wed, Jun 22, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
In this class you will create a quilt top using twelve (12) of your favorite t-shirts. In class you will learn how to design your quilt, cut and stabilize your shirts, choose fabrics, cut and sew sashings and cornerstones. Instructions will be available for adding borders, preparing backing fabric, as well as options for quilting and binding your top. Two 3-hour classes. Taught by Theresa Perry. Class fee $85. Kit fee 12" blocks - $31.25, 15" blocks - $35.75
NEISD Adult Begin to Sew (2 of 3)
Wed, Jun 22, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Register at https://communityed.neisd.net/ComEdWeb/root/CourseDetails.aspx?enc=Hc1vcApBeXGR+4NbQtxnfb5uRjEOTU6y7l3jWcYhyik= Class Fee: $67 Kit Fee: $ 35+tax
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: 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. Please call to reserve a machine (344-0791). A supply fee of $35 plus tax is payable to AllBrands at the first class, covers cost of fabrics, thread and patterns for the three projects.

What to Bring:
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.) Call the store for additional project supplies.
Brother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
Wed, Jun 22, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
For NQ3500D, NQ1400, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB8000, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Brother Guide Class #3 10-1
Thu, Jun 23, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother Guide Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines) For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Jun 23, 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
Swoon Dallas Vintage Duffel
Thu, Jun 23, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Come & Sew this vintage-inspired duffel bag and head out for an adventure! Includes handles as well as an adjustable crossbody strap. A little piping adds a classic, authentic look. An exterior pocket keeps all your small items nearby, and also features an interior zippered pocket. Instructions are included to make your own handles and strap, or you can simply use webbing. Choose from 3 sizes: Large – 23”x11.5”, Medium – 20”x10”, Small – 16”x8.5” Learn to make your own piping, install set-in pockets. Embellish your bag with personalized embroidery. Hardware makes your bag look professional. 2 Classes to complete your bag. $65 plus kit fee.
Beginning Smocking #1
Thu, Jun 23, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Learn the basic smocking stitches on a pleated sample and apply what you learn to a cute sundress. Besides the basic stitches we will learn how to read smocking designs and how to incorporate them into your project. Two 2-1/2 hour classes. Taught by Cathy Tiemann. $75.
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Thu, Jun 23, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
New Owner Embroidery Guide Class
Thu, Jun 23, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75
Kit Fee: $15

Teacher: Terry S.

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. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Brother Guide Class #4 2-5
Thu, Jun 23, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother 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 machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Thu, Jun 23, 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
PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class in the Metairie Store
Fri, Jun 24, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Jun 25, 04:00 PM
New Orleans
Come join Penny Muncaster-Jewell, national PE-DESIGN instructor, for 2 days of PE-DESIGN Software training to start you on your way with PE-DESIGN. First day is Introduction through Editing. Second day completes Digitizing Training. Covers editing, digitizing through Design Center Database, Layout and Editing. - See more at: http://www.allbrands.com/categories/4003#sthash.Bw4sKuJ7.dpuf
Silhouette Beginner Concepts
Sat, Jun 25, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Baton Rouge
You will learn beginner basics, icon functions, and design and letter merging. You will need to bring your laptop with software loaded, machine, notebook and pen. Teacher: Mia Class Fee: $35 Kit Fee: $12 CANCELED AND MOVED TO JULY 23!
BLock of the month
Sat, Jun 25, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lafayette
Ever look at a quilt and wonder how that top was put together? come to our block of the month class and we will overcome these mysteries. $15 with a $10 kit fee.
PR 101
Sat, Jun 25, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Basic training on your Brother PR multi-needle machine. Topics covered include: setting up machine, general maintenance, threading, placing hoops on the machine, screen editing, changing needles setting thread tension, how to use fast frames and jumbo hoops, how to maintain and operate the hat frame, how to use the camera, what to do when you get an error message. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45.
BES LETTERING SOFTWARE
Sat, Jun 25, 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Slidell
THIS CLASS WILL PROVIDE A WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF THE B E S LETTERING SOFTWARE INCLUDING: UNDERSTANDING THE PAGE LAYOUT, GOING OVER ALL FUNCTIONS OF THE SOFTWARE FEATURES,ETC. USING AND UNDERSTANDING THE DIFFERENT TEXT FORMATS,EDITING AND MODIFYING TO CREATE YOUR OWN UNIQUE LETTERING.USING THE BUILT IN DESIGNS, HOW TO BRING IN/MERGE YOUR OWN DESIGNS. INSTRUCTOR DARLENE POWELL CLASS 50.00 KIT 5.00
BES: Beginner Basics
Sat, Jun 25, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
You will learn beginner basics, icon functions, and design/lettering and merging. You will need to bring your laptop with software loaded, notebook and pen. This class will cover ELS and all BES versions. Teacher: Mia Class Fee: $50 CANCELED AND MOVED TO JULY 23!
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (1 of 4)
Mon, Jun 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)
Mon, Jun 27, 10:00 AM through through Thu, Jun 30, 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
4 part class
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. each day
Register at https://communityed.neisd.net/ComEdWeb/root/CourseDetails.aspx?enc=pH2GEnHdhNK4cEV085TUGnXYcI1pqTCcpUTpzMysAxdHwgeyiAfpp9nyP4OgpIhtPUzgqD29R7tGnKGfBBW4KofqGAQ8HSqbvbirFf0Ny/BfkIb9ZMRDCPnEp30/oovs

Kit Fee: $35 + tax
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: This is a beginner class for students who wish to learn how to use a sewing machine and sew simple projects. Projects to be completed in the class consist of a pin cushion, small travel pillow (the pillow will be provided in the kit) and a lined tote bag. A kit fee of $35 will be collected at AllBrands- San Antonio West Ave. before the first class from each student for projects listed above. Students will be expected to provide their own scissors, pins, a measuring gauge and marking pen. Machines are provided for each student in the class by Creative Sewing Center. Machines may be purchased during the class. Students MUST be at least 8 years old to register, no exceptions please.

What to Bring:
Call the store for additional project supplies.
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Jun 27, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
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
Pajama Party (2 days -Kids Class)
Mon, Jun 27, 01:00 PM through through Tue, Jun 28, 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
2 Day Class- Starts at 1 p.m. and finishes at 4 p.m. both days
Class fee: $38
Kit Fee: $60
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner students must be able to use their machine with minimal assistance and accurately sew a straight seam.

Description: Make yourself a pair of pajama bottoms while learning to follow a pattern.

What to Bring:
Brother Bobbins and machine needles; Large fabric scissors and small thread snip scissors; Seam ripper; Pins and pincushion; Fabric marker; Hand sewing needles; Tape measure; Seam gauge; Sharpened pencil; ¾" wide elastic that's your waist measurement plus 4".
BEYOND BASIC SEWING- Make an Easy Quilt 1 of 3
Mon, Jun 27, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This is a 3 day Class 1 of 3 This simple Disappearing Nine Patch Quilt will introduce you to quilting. You will learn to make blocks, add batting and backing fabric and machine quilt. Teacher Judy Joiner Class fee $100.00 for 3 day class kit fee $30.00
Machine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
Mon, Jun 27, 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
Come learn the following machine embroidery techniques: continuous border, making a custom patch as well as learn how to hoop some of the harder-to-hoop items such as boots, hats, onesies and denim. For this class you should already know the basics of machine embroidery. This is a lecture class with the instructor giving a demonstration on how to do the projects. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class Fee $45. Kit Fee $7.
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (2 of 4)
Tue, Jun 28, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jun 28, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
STOW & SEW
Tue, Jun 28, 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Slidell
THE ANSWER FOR STORING INTERFACINGS STABILIZERS & BATTINGS. STASH STUFF INSIDE & OUTSIDE POCKETS. HANG LARGE PIECES INSIDE. GREAT STASH BUSTER! CLASS $40.00 TEACHER IRENE PLAISANCE.
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make an Easy Quilt 2 of 3
Tue, Jun 28, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This is a 3 day Class 2 of 3 This simple Disappearing Nine Patch Quilt will introduce you to quilting. You will learn to make blocks, add batting and backing fabric and machine quilt.
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (3 of 4)
Wed, Jun 29, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
T-Shirt Quilt #2
Wed, Jun 29, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
In this class you will create a quilt top using twelve (12) of your favorite t-shirts. In class you will learn how to design your quilt, cut and stabilize your shirts, choose fabrics, cut and sew sashings and cornerstones. Instructions will be available for adding borders, preparing backing fabric, as well as options for quilting and binding your top. Two 3-hour classes. Taught by Theresa Perry. Class fee $85. Kit fee 12" blocks - $31.25, 15" blocks - $35.75
Hooded Towel and Carry- All Tote
Wed, Jun 29, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
New Orleans
In this beginner class you will learn how to make a hooded towel and a carry all tote using bath or beach towels. Class Fee: $75 (this includes the kit to make the projects and the pattern) Call for any questions and to register for the class. 504-888-4952
NEISD Adult Begin to Sew (3 of 3)
Wed, Jun 29, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Register at https://communityed.neisd.net/ComEdWeb/root/CourseDetails.aspx?enc=Hc1vcApBeXGR+4NbQtxnfb5uRjEOTU6y7l3jWcYhyik= Class Fee: $67 Kit Fee: $ 35+tax
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: 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. Please call to reserve a machine (344-0791). A supply fee of $35 plus tax is payable to AllBrands at the first class, covers cost of fabrics, thread and patterns for the three projects.

What to Bring:
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.) Call the store for additional project supplies.
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make an Easy Quilt 3 of 3
Wed, Jun 29, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This is a 3 day Class 3 of 3 This simple Disappearing Nine Patch Quilt will introduce you to quilting. You will learn to make blocks, add batting and backing fabric and machine quilt.
Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Mid-Small Machines)
Wed, Jun 29, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
For NQ3500D, NQ1400, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB8000, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
NISD Begin to Sew Kids (4 of 4)
Thu, Jun 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Register online at: https://northsideisd.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=59776&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=74&int_catalog_id=0 Class fee: $ 55
Kit Fee: $ 35
Teacher: Kathryn D.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: A great opportunity for kids to learn basic sewing skills on a sewing machine, this four-session class will teach students to make three beginner projects: a pin cushion, travel pillowcase with pillow, and lined monogrammed tote bag. A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children' s classes.

What to Bring:
A $35 supply/ materials fee payable in the first class provides fabric, thread, and instructions for three projects. Students should bring their own scissors, pins, seam ripper, and markers. Sewing machines are provided for all children's classes. The student will receive a 10% discount card for use during the class. Please note: *To allow the teacher time to give equal attention to all students, children younger than 8 years old may not enroll in the Begin to Sew class. *Only machines provided by Creative Sewing Center are to be used in children’s classes. *No one but a paid student is allowed in class. Due to space considerations and to minimize distractions, we cannot allow any parent, grandparent, sibling, or friend in the classroom at any time other than at pickup or drop off.
Swoon Dallas Vintage Duffel
Thu, Jun 30, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Come & Sew this vintage-inspired duffel bag and head out for an adventure! Includes handles as well as an adjustable crossbody strap. A little piping adds a classic, authentic look. An exterior pocket keeps all your small items nearby, and also features an interior zippered pocket. Instructions are included to make your own handles and strap, or you can simply use webbing. Choose from 3 sizes: Large – 23”x11.5”, Medium – 20”x10”, Small – 16”x8.5” Learn to make your own piping, install set-in pockets. Embellish your bag with personalized embroidery. Hardware makes your bag look professional. 2 Classes to complete your bag. $65 plus kit fee.
Beginning Smocking #2
Thu, Jun 30, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Learn the basic smocking stitches on a pleated sample and apply what you learn to a cute sundress. Besides the basic stitches we will learn how to read smocking designs and how to incorporate them into your project. Two 2-1/2 hour classes. Taught by Cathy Tiemann. $75.
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Thu, Jun 30, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Super Cool Drawstring Bag
Thu, Jun 30, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $20
Kit Fee: $18
Teacher:

Skill Level:"Next Projects" are easy projects that continue to build on skills learned in the "Begin to Sew" classes. Students must be familiar with the sewing machine and control a fairly accurate straight seam.

Description: Have fun turning your initial or other simple shapes that you’ve drawn into a fusible appliqué. Then use it to decorate your super cool drawstring bag.

What to Bring:
Brother Bobbins and machine needles; Large fabric scissors and small thread snip scissors; Seam ripper; Pins and pincushion; Fabric marker; Hand sewing needles; Tape measure; Small ruler or seam gauge; Sharpened pencil; Two 58" long pieces of 5/8" wide White ribbon.
Beginning Smocking
Sat, Jul 02, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Lafayette
learn basic smocking stitches such as cable, wave and trellis. Also how to start and stop in a design. Bobbi A, Instructor. $40
Embroidery Machine Applique
Sat, Jul 02, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Lafayette
Use your embroidery machine to learn how to complete an applique design. Bobbi A, Instructor. $25 and a $10 kit fee
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Tue, Jul 05, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
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
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jul 05, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
PR 101
Tue, Jul 05, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Basic training on your Brother PR multi-needle machine. Topics covered include: setting up machine, general maintenance, threading, placing hoops on the machine, screen editing, changing needles setting thread tension, how to use fast frames and jumbo hoops, how to maintain and operate the hat frame, how to use the camera, what to do when you get an error message. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45.
Modern Mollies Sewing Bee
Tue, Jul 05, 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 #2 - Sewing
Tue, Jul 05, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
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
Cutwork Embroidery
Wed, Jul 06, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $25
Kit Fee: $ 5
Teacher: Lorraine Zensen

Skill Level: Intermediate

Description: Learn how to make beautiful embroidered cut work. Lorraine will lead you through learning this timeless elegant embroidery. Add it to linens, napkins, clothing - you name it and it will look wonderful!

What to Bring:
Cutwork designs from Anita Goodesign CDs. Linen toweling or cotton/linen ready wear apparel. Threads to compliment the chosen design(s) or item you will stitch on. Scissors, snips, "squissors" or any fine snips to trim fabric but not the stabilizer (it will be provided in the kit). Appropriate hoops AND hoop templates for the chosen design(s). Call the store for additional project supplies.
Machine Emboidery with Confidence
Wed, Jul 06, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
This is the WHAT, WHEN & WHY on machine embroidery basics. In this class we will cover needle types and sizes and when to use them; different types of materials that can be used; types of stabilizers, backings and toppers as well as hooping placement. This is a basic embroidery class for beginners. It is not machine specific. Note: This is not a machine guide class. The instructor will not be able to show you how to use your machine. One 3-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45. Kit Fee $7.
Scan N Cut Technique Class-Vinyl
Wed, Jul 06, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Vinyl – 7/6/16, 5 PM to 7 PM OR 7/30/16, 10 AM to 12 PM – $30, plus kit fee This class will teach you how to work with pressure sensitive vinyl and heat transfer vinyl. The application process for each type of vinyl will be explained in detail. In hands-on practice exercises, you’ll learn how to handle vinyl application projects from start to finish. You’ll learn tips for composing multiple color designs and a way to make sure you get your pressure sensitive vinyl exactly where you want it using parchment paper as a mask. You’ll leave class with the ability to make a pressure sensitive design to decorate a Yeti cup, for example, and make a heat transfer vinyl design to decorate a garment, tote bag, or pillow cover. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #3 - Embroidery
Thu, Jul 07, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
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
Christmas in July: Holly Jolly Red Work Wall Hanging
Thu, Jul 07, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $20
Kit Fee: $18
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Embroider one of three oval Christmas blocks displayed with or without stippling depending on your machine. Learn to add stippling around the design during the class, using software and using the Dream machine, or free motion (again depends on the machine). Everyone will be able to complete this project. Use an easy “pineapple” style block construction to finish your block. Embroider more blocks at home using the RedWork CD that comes in your Kit. Learn to combine the blocks for a longer project during class “while your machine is doing all the work”. The CD also includes RedWork Penguin Days of the week designs for use on hand towels and gifts.

What to Bring:
Your embroidery machine with largest hoops, the designs by themselves can be done in a 5” x 7” hoop. Bring your plastic Templates for your hoops Power cord, embroidery presser foot. If your machine also sews, bring the presser foot for ¼” seams- otherwise a machine will be in the classroom to share Small Scissors for clipping, water soluble markers for positioning. Embroidery thread: Red, Blue, Green, and Beige/ Cream thread for stippling. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Easy Attic Windows with Lorraine
Thu, Jul 07, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Hands On You will learn how to create attic windows without mitered corners. It's fast easy and fun. You will learn to do multiple mitered borders without any stress. Teacher Lorraine Zensen Class fee $25.00
Machine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
Thu, Jul 07, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Come learn the following machine embroidery techniques: continuous border, making a custom patch as well as learn how to hoop some of the harder-to-hoop items such as boots, hats, onesies and denim. For this class you should already know the basics of machine embroidery. This is a lecture class with the instructor giving a demonstration on how to do the projects. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class Fee $45. Kit Fee $7.
Deborah Jones Club Ed Event in Alexandria, LA at the Riverfront Center
Fri, Jul 08, 09:00 AM through through Sat, Jul 09, 05:00 PM
AllBrands.com is excited to announce that we're coming to Alexandria, LA with our Club Ed embroidery event.July 8-9, 9AM to 5PM with doors opening at 8AM both days. Come join us at the Riverfront Center in Alexandria, LA for two days of hands on embroidery in our Interactive Workshops. - See more at: http://www.allbrands.com/products/64787-deborah-jones-club-ed-fri-sat-july-8-9-riverfront#sthash.bbFcAOkg.dpuf
Vino Wall Hanging with Virginia
Fri, Jul 08, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This wall hanging can be made easily by a beginner. This is one way to begin to sew and decorate your home. Using the panel you will be able to create something to be proud of. You will learn how to measure, cut, and plan your piece. Teacher Virginia Oehlke class fee $40.00 kit fee $20.00
iPenny Muncaster-Jewell, 2-Day PE Design Embroidery Software Class, West Avenue Store San Antonio
Fri, Jul 08, 10:16 AM through through Sat, Jul 09, 10:16 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come join Penny Muncaster-Jewell, national PE-DESIGN instructor for 2 days of PE-DESIGN Software training to start mastering you software as we go. Work Smarter Not Harder with your PE-Design During this two day class, you'll learn how to work smarter, not harder, to make the embroidery designs you've always wanted with Penny’s easy to follow smart editing techniques. Soon, you'll be able to set up and understand your PE-Design. Let Penny help unlock the secrets of PE-Design, so that you know how to modify and customize existing designs. You will be amazed at what you can do easily when you understand why things work like they do. She'll also explain why things go wrong and how to fix them, and more importantly how to avoid these altogether in future. Penny shares how to customize your PE-Design environment so that it works for you! By sharing organization tips and approaches to working with the software you will become super effective and never overwrite a design again. Day 1 focuses on more basic aspects, such as re-sizing, basic manipulation adding text, and customizing existing designs. You will be amazed at what you can do working with existing designs. And you know there are millions of them out there. She'll teach you batch–editing techniques (Name drops) to create personalized items for groups or teams. So cool. Penny also focuses on creating several common embroidery ideas, such as creating patches, creating quilt blocks and you will learn how to use Set hole sewing and Remove overlap tools to remove extra stitches. Penny shares her technique on how to create designs using the Remove overlap and Merge features of the software. This will open a whole new way to approach designing. Lastly for the first day, we will look at working with the auto-digitizing features built into PE-Design to convert images to stitches. Penny shares techniques to get the best results possible, by tweaking your graphics, or by understanding what the real problem is and how to fix that the easy way! Day 2Now that everyone has learned the basics on day 2 let’s start doing more advanced aspects of the software. Penny shares how to create Applique designs from scratch, as well as how to take an existing design and convert part of it to incorporate applique areas. Penny shows how easy it is to use your ScanNCut to create your applique pieces. Using this method, you can add texture and eye–catching effects to any future project. Penny will also show how to use the Design Center and the tools (drawing tools and manual punch tools) in Layout & Editing to create designs. This will help you get your feet wet with manual digitizing. Penny shows how to plan and do a rework and cut work design. Big Hoop Envysince everyone has big hoop envy, Penny shows how easy it is take a large design and split it into sections and add alignment lines so that it is easy to do a multi-hooping project. Learn great strategies of how to split the design. You also learn how to create fixed size and true continuous borders in your software. Big is really is beautiful. You know before you stitch it out, it will align perfectly using Penny’s technique. Penny is a Brother Certified Instructor. What to bring Every student will need to bring their laptop to class. Also bring a lite sweater for jacket. Sometimes it gets cold in the classrooms.
Scan N Cut Technique Class-Paper/Cardstock
Fri, Jul 08, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Paper/Cardstock – 7/8/16, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM - $35 In this class, you will learn how to use your SNC to make greeting cards, boxes, party decorations, and other items cut from paper and cardstock. You’ll also learn how to use the drawing feature to decorate envelopes. In hands-on exercises, you’ll cut different weights of paper and cardstock as well as how learn how to score cardstock for nice, clean folds. We’ll talk about online sources for artwork to incorporate into your paper projects and other resources to get high quality paper stock to make impressive items. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Jul 09, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Skills include importing artwork, sizing, and creating variable fill stitches. Teacher Joan Weber Class fee $20.00
Introduction to Embroidery
Sat, Jul 09, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Wine glass on tea towel. In this class you will learn different stabilizers and when to use them, hooping techniques, and tips and tricks to machine embroidery. You will need: Your machine, 4x4 or 5x7 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, and thread: burgundy (wine), green, silver, purple, yellow Teacher: Shirley Class Fee: $30 & Kit Fee: $10 Minimum Class: 2 Maximum Class: 7
Constructing a jumper or jon jon
Sat, Jul 09, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn to read and cut out a pattern while making a lined jumper or jon jon. Must have basic knowledge of a sewing machine. Contact store for list of supplies needed. Bobbi A, Instructor. $35
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Jul 09, 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.
Gloria's Quilt Time -Quilted Placemat
Sat, Jul 09, 11:30 AM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Learn to make this beautiful placemat using flying geese cut with the go cutter. Teacher Gloria Dancause Class fee $20.00 kit fee $25.00
Hand Embroidery Club
Sat, Jul 09, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Bring your hand embroidery projects and enjoy gathering with others as you work on your projects.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Jul 11, 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
American Landmarks
Mon, Jul 11, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $25
Teacher: Lorraine Z.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: It's never too late to celebrate America! Join Lorraine for a hands-on class while she steps you through creating an American Landmarks banner. It's fast, it's fun and it's Patriotic! You will create a beautiful Americana décor banner you will enjoy and cherish for years to come. Let's have a fun day of creating art with the girls!

What to Bring:
Embroidery machine, power cord, and owners manual. Embroidery hoops and associated templates to accommodate size designs you will stitch in class. Basic sewing kit includes pins, scissors, fabric markers such as Frixion, General's Pencils, Chaco marker, seam ripper, rotary cutter, self-healing mat, snips and duck bill applique scissors. A roll or at least 1 yd. Floriani No Show Mesh stabilizer. Assorted fat quarters in blues and silver (Fairy Frost works well for silver!). Fabric should be solids, marbles, tone-on-tone but NO prints please! Polyester threads to match/work with your chosen designs. You must own the Anita Goodesign American Landmarks cd and have loaded in machine memory or on a flash drive the following designs: Liberty Bell, Statue of Liberty and Eagle. Be sure to print the color sheets from the cd and bring them to class!
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Jul 11, 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
Brother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Large machines)
Mon, Jul 11, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D, VE2200), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
BES Lettering
Tue, Jul 12, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
A basic hands on class on how to use your BES lettering software. You will be amazed at what this software can do! This covers all Brother’s BES lettering software and BES Monogram. $40
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jul 12, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Great Bags (2 Days)
Tue, Jul 12, 10:00 AM through through Wed, Jul 13, 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $70
Kit Fee: $10
Teacher: Judie Z.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: How have you lived this long without an amazing bag like this one? It un-buttons, un-snaps and un-zips to fit all your needs. Great sized bag for a weekend get-away or just toting all your quilting needs for that special class or retreat.

Kit Includes: Pattern

What to Bring:
As listed on the back of the pattern plus a sewing machine including the accessories, power cord and foot pedal, matching thread for each of your fabrics, pins, cutting mat and rotary cutter, extra blades for your cutter, seam ripper, scissors.
Crazy Quilt Picture Boxes
Tue, Jul 12, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $20.00
Kit Fee: $10.00
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner with sewing skills

Description: Got Scraps- Let's be scrappy. This is a great time to create coordinating accessories using your left over fabric or new fabric. Bring printed photos, quilt blocks, or left over embroidery to put in crazy quilt picture boxes about 8" square or to make a pillow top using your fabric scraps from a project. I will be teaching crazy quilting, decorative stitching using both machine stitches & bobbin work and ruffled finishing techniques. Box stabilizer, pattern for crazy quilt picture boxes and pattern for lined ruffles in the kit fee.

What Students should bring:
Machine in good working order, power cord, foot control and accessories. Small scissors, cutting scissors, seam ripper, marking tools such as chalk marker, disappearing marker, etc., measuring tool, straight pins, ¼" foot, open toe foot, edge stitch foot is optional, bring all the accessories that came with your machine. Call the store for additional supplies.
Bernina New Owner Class #1
Wed, Jul 13, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
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. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Guy Hoover.
BERNINA OWNER MR. UELTSCHI MEET & GREET
Wed, Jul 13, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Slidell

MEET BERNINA OWNER MR. UELTSCHI - Cathy Wright, Bernina National Sewing Educator from San Antonio TX will demonstrate thread painting with BERNINA BSR Stitch Regulator. For BERNINA Machine Owners who sign up online, AllBrands will give a $25 gift certificate when you attend the event and demonstration of thread painting and BSR Stitch Regulator on BERNINA 880, CONTINUE READING | REGISTER ONLINE

Learn to Embroider Christmas Applique Tote with Matching Monogram Gift Tag
Thu, Jul 14, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $20.00
Kit Fee: $15.00
Teacher: Terry

Skill Level: Embroidery Beginner with sewing skills

Description: Learn to do embroidery applique using SVG files and cutwork or pre-cut images for your embroidered tote bag. Also learn to place and embroider your monogram onto the cutouts to make a free standing gift tag.

What Students should bring:
Embroidery Machine in good working order, power cord, foot control and accessories. Small scissors, cutting scissors, seam ripper, marking tools such as chalk marker, disappearing marker, etc., measuring tool, straight pins, Embroidery unit with templates. Call the store for additional supplies.
Rectangular Bag with Virginia
Fri, Jul 15, 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Learn to make a large bag that can be used for overnight stays or a carry on bag. This bag is simple sewing and can be completed in class. Teacher Virginia Oehlke Class fee $40.00 kit fee $35.00
Customizing Existing Designs
Fri, Jul 15, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
This is a very basic hands-on class showing you how modify existing designs in your PE-Design software. This also shows you how to use your software. You will learn how to resize, move, modify, extract out part of a design, add undersewing, adding text, change colors, and much more. $40
Sewing Guide Class
Fri, Jul 15, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75

Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Open to all owners of machines purchased at Creative Sewing Center. There is no time limit but we do want you to come to class to fully learn the features of your new machine.

3 Hours with information about sewing machine needles, thread, presser feet: how they go on and off and which one is used for which job as the stitch is selected, cleaning the machine, sewing different needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, turning corners, investigate your machines buttonholes (Manual or Automatic depending on the machine), blind hem, seams, and hems. Thread, fabric, and handouts are provided.
What to Bring:
**Owner's Manual; Bring machine, power cord, foot control, and all accessories (except embroidery unit); Bring Scissors, water soluble marker (blue Collins marker) household ruler or small quilting ruler Omnigrid 1" x 12"; Pins and pin cushion; Basic sewing kit is necessary with small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, and all the accessories for your machine except your embroidery unit.
Embroidery Guide Class
Fri, Jul 15, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75
Kit Fee: $15

Teacher: Terry S.

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. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Sat, Jul 16, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $20

Teacher: Joan W.

Skill Level: Beginning/ Intermediate

Class Description: 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 August 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.
PE Design Club
Sat, Jul 16, 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Houston
Bring Show and Tell, Questions and get them answered!
Shining Star with Lorraine
Sat, Jul 16, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Hands On !! You will learn how to make a Lone Star Quilt with no Y seams. Teacher Lorraine Zensen Class fee $40.00
In the Hoop - Make your own
Sat, Jul 16, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Let penny explain the two basic approaches to making in the hoop gifts. How to put in zippers in ITH projects. Understand how to analyze the sewing order, and whether a project requires one or more hoopings. Plenty of step by step instructions and samples. Purses, critters, gift tags and way more. $40
Free Motion Quilting
Sat, Jul 16, 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Baton Rouge
Learn & practice free motion quilting designs and how to problem solve any issues you are having with free motion quilting. Discuss quilting design options for quilt tops or blocks. You will need to bring ruler, marking pen, machine, free motion foot, light & dark thread (100% cotton) paper & pencil. Teacher: Donna Estes $30 class fee, $10 kit fee
NEISD Kids Begin to Sew (4 days)
Mon, Jul 18, 10:00 AM through through Thu, Jul 21, 12:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
4 part class
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. each day
Register at https://communityed.neisd.net/ComEdWeb/root/CourseDetails.aspx?enc=pH2GEnHdhNK4cEV085TUGnXYcI1pqTCcpUTpzMysAxdHwgeyiAfpp9nyP4OgpIhtPUzgqD29R7tGnKGfBBW4KofqGAQ8HSqbvbirFf0Ny/BfkIb9ZMRDCPnEp30/oovs

Kit Fee: $35 + tax
Teacher: Carol S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: This is a beginner class for students who wish to learn how to use a sewing machine and sew simple projects. Projects to be completed in the class consist of a pin cushion, small travel pillow (the pillow will be provided in the kit) and a lined tote bag. A kit fee of $35 will be collected at AllBrands- San Antonio West Ave. before the first class from each student for projects listed above. Students will be expected to provide their own scissors, pins, a measuring gauge and marking pen. Machines are provided for each student in the class by Creative Sewing Center. Machines may be purchased during the class. Students MUST be at least 8 years old to register, no exceptions please.

What to Bring:
Call the store for additional project supplies.
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Triangle Bag
Mon, Jul 18, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This super cute bag is a great beginner project. It can be made in any size to stash all sorts of stuff from your coins, sewing gear, toys, or cherished treasures. You will insert a zipper, make a gusset, make a tab or strap, and make seams using wonder clips. You will learn some new sewing terms too. Class fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00 Teacher Judy Joiner
PR 101
Mon, Jul 18, 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
Basic training on your Brother PR multi-needle machine. Topics covered include: setting up machine, general maintenance, threading, placing hoops on the machine, screen editing, changing needles setting thread tension, how to use fast frames and jumbo hoops, how to maintain and operate the hat frame, how to use the camera, what to do when you get an error message. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45.
Brother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Large machines)
Mon, Jul 18, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D, VE2200), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jul 19, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Maui Glam Bag
Tue, Jul 19, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Maui Glam Bag by Pink Sand Beach Designs Come join us on Thursday, July 14th from 10 – 2 to complete your bag. Has 1 outside pocket with set-in zipper and 3 interior pockets. Top zipper closure. Fat quarter friendly pattern, so mix and match colors and designs to reflect your style. Uses bag hardware – D ring and swivel hook to complete the wristlet. Taught by Kathy Wolfe $35 plus kit fee.
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make a Pocket Pillow
Tue, Jul 19, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This cute throw pillow is a great beginner project. It's a pillow with a pocket. You can stash things such as a favorite book or cell phone. Make one to match your room. Teacher Judy Joiner Class Fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00
Modern Mollies Sewing Bee
Tue, Jul 19, 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 New Owner Class #2
Wed, Jul 20, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
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. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Guy Hoover.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Wed, Jul 20, 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
BEYOND BASIC SEWING-Make an Easy Skirt
Wed, Jul 20, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This sassy skirt is a great beginner project. It's so easy you'll want to make lots of them. You will learn to take measurements for a custom fit, make an elastic waistband, sew seams, and make a top stitched hem. Teacher Judy Joiner Class fee $40.00 kit fee $15.00
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Wed, Jul 20, 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
Scan N Cut Guide Class
Wed, Jul 20, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
New to ScanNCut? If so, join us in this guide class to learn the basics to get you started with this great machine! Learn how to load your mats and how to keep them clean. Learn how to set your blade depth and pressure and how to do a test cut. Learn what the different icons are on the machine and what to do with them. This class will take away the fear and get you started. One 3-hour class. Free for those that purchased their ScanNCut from Allbrands. $25 per hour if purchased machine elsewhere. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Brother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
Thu, Jul 21, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
For NQ3500D, NQ1400, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB8000, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
BEYOND BASIC SEWING- Make a Bike Bag
Thu, Jul 21, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
This little bike bag is a great beginner project. It makes a great place to stash your cell phone, lock, keys, or whatever else you need when you are out for a bike ride. Your will learn to add trim, attach buttons, and add hook and loop tape. Teacher Judy Joiner Class fee $40.00 kit fee $20.00
Machine Embroidery - Beyond the Basics
Thu, Jul 21, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Come learn the following machine embroidery techniques: continuous border, making a custom patch as well as learn how to hoop some of the harder-to-hoop items such as boots, hats, onesies and denim. For this class you should already know the basics of machine embroidery. This is a lecture class with the instructor giving a demonstration on how to do the projects. One 4-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class Fee $45. Kit Fee $7.
Sewapalooza Event in Metairie, LA
Fri, Jul 22, 09:00 AM through through Sat, Jul 23, 05:00 PM
New Orleans
What is a Sewapalooza? A Sewapalooza is a sewing festival in which sewing enthusiasts will gather to sew, have fun, learn and be inspired. This two day event will consist of create hands on projects featuring certain capabilities of the machines and different sewing, embroidery and quilting techniques. Two glorious days of sewing, fun, learning and socializing. Join us to learn some new techniques and get new ideas from Top National Educators. Get inspired with the latest trends and new projects. - See more at: http://www.allbrands.com/categories/4006#sthash.gMX4KVSX.dpuf
PENNY MUNCASTER PE Design Software Class, 1604 Loop San Antonio
Fri, Jul 22, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come join Penny Muncaster-Jewell, national PE-DESIGN instructor for 2 days of PE-DESIGN Software training to start mastering you software as we go. Work Smarter Not Harder with your PE-Design During this two day class, you'll learn how to work smarter, not harder, to make the embroidery designs you've always wanted with Penny’s easy to follow smart editing techniques. Soon, you'll be able to set up and understand your PE-Design. Let Penny help unlock the secrets of PE-Design, so that you know how to modify and customize existing designs. You will be amazed at what you can do easily when you understand why things work like they do. She'll also explain why things go wrong and how to fix them, and more importantly how to avoid these altogether in future. Penny shares how to customize your PE-Design environment so that it works for you! By sharing organization tips and approaches to working with the software you will become super effective and never overwrite a design again. Day 1 focuses on more basic aspects, such as re-sizing, basic manipulation adding text, and customizing existing designs. You will be amazed at what you can do working with existing designs. And you know there are millions of them out there. She'll teach you batch–editing techniques (Name drops) to create personalized items for groups or teams. So cool. Penny also focuses on creating several common embroidery ideas, such as creating patches, creating quilt blocks and you will learn how to use Set hole sewing and Remove overlap tools to remove extra stitches. Penny shares her technique on how to create designs using the Remove overlap and Merge features of the software. This will open a whole new way to approach designing. Lastly for the first day, we will look at working with the auto-digitizing features built into PE-Design to convert images to stitches. Penny shares techniques to get the best results possible, by tweaking your graphics, or by understanding what the real problem is and how to fix that the easy way! Day 2Now that everyone has learned the basics on day 2 let’s start doing more advanced aspects of the software. Penny shares how to create Applique designs from scratch, as well as how to take an existing design and convert part of it to incorporate applique areas. Penny shows how easy it is to use your ScanNCut to create your applique pieces. Using this method, you can add texture and eye–catching effects to any future project. Penny will also show how to use the Design Center and the tools (drawing tools and manual punch tools) in Layout & Editing to create designs. This will help you get your feet wet with manual digitizing. Penny shows how to plan and do a rework and cut work design. Big Hoop Envysince everyone has big hoop envy, Penny shows how easy it is take a large design and split it into sections and add alignment lines so that it is easy to do a multi-hooping project. Learn great strategies of how to split the design. You also learn how to create fixed size and true continuous borders in your software. Big is really is beautiful. You know before you stitch it out, it will align perfectly using Penny’s technique. Penny is a Brother Certified Instructor. What to bring Every student will need to bring their laptop to class. Also bring a lite sweater for jacket. Sometimes it gets cold in the classrooms.
Scan N Cut- Cuttin' Loose Open Session
Fri, Jul 22, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
Here’s a chance to have two hours of open ScanNCutting with no structure. I’ll be there to help you with any issues you’re having or to help you try something new you’re a little shy about trying on your own. This is an open session where you’ll work on your own projects using your own machine and materials. It’ll be a chance to share your knowledge with others and to learn from others, as well. It’ll be a time to inspire and be inspired or just work in the company of like-minded ScanNCutters. Bring finished projects for a show-and-tell during the last few minutes of the session. This is something new we’re trying at Allbrands Sew Contempo. I hope you can take advantage of this time to craft with others. Hosted by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per session. $20
Silhouette Beginner Concepts
Sat, Jul 23, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Baton Rouge
You will learn beginner basics, icon functions, and design and letter merging. You will need to bring your laptop with software loaded, machine, notebook and pen. Teacher: Mia Class Fee: $35 Kit Fee: $12
Penny Muncaster Jewell- 2 day PE Design Software Class Loop 1604
Sat, Jul 23, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come join Penny Muncaster-Jewell, national PE-DESIGN instructor for 2 days of PE-DESIGN Software training to start mastering you software as we go. Work Smarter Not Harder with your PE-Design During this two day class, you'll learn how to work smarter, not harder, to make the embroidery designs you've always wanted with Penny’s easy to follow smart editing techniques. Soon, you'll be able to set up and understand your PE-Design. Let Penny help unlock the secrets of PE-Design, so that you know how to modify and customize existing designs. You will be amazed at what you can do easily when you understand why things work like they do. She'll also explain why things go wrong and how to fix them, and more importantly how to avoid these altogether in future. Penny shares how to customize your PE-Design environment so that it works for you! By sharing organization tips and approaches to working with the software you will become super effective and never overwrite a design again. Day 1 focuses on more basic aspects, such as re-sizing, basic manipulation adding text, and customizing existing designs. You will be amazed at what you can do working with existing designs. And you know there are millions of them out there. She'll teach you batch–editing techniques (Name drops) to create personalized items for groups or teams. So cool. Penny also focuses on creating several common embroidery ideas, such as creating patches, creating quilt blocks and you will learn how to use Set hole sewing and Remove overlap tools to remove extra stitches. Penny shares her technique on how to create designs using the Remove overlap and Merge features of the software. This will open a whole new way to approach designing. Lastly for the first day, we will look at working with the auto-digitizing features built into PE-Design to convert images to stitches. Penny shares techniques to get the best results possible, by tweaking your graphics, or by understanding what the real problem is and how to fix that the easy way! Day 2Now that everyone has learned the basics on day 2 let’s start doing more advanced aspects of the software. Penny shares how to create Applique designs from scratch, as well as how to take an existing design and convert part of it to incorporate applique areas. Penny shows how easy it is to use your ScanNCut to create your applique pieces. Using this method, you can add texture and eye–catching effects to any future project. Penny will also show how to use the Design Center and the tools (drawing tools and manual punch tools) in Layout & Editing to create designs. This will help you get your feet wet with manual digitizing. Penny shows how to plan and do a rework and cut work design. Big Hoop Envysince everyone has big hoop envy, Penny shows how easy it is take a large design and split it into sections and add alignment lines so that it is easy to do a multi-hooping project. Learn great strategies of how to split the design. You also learn how to create fixed size and true continuous borders in your software. Big is really is beautiful. You know before you stitch it out, it will align perfectly using Penny’s technique. Penny is a Brother Certified Instructor. What to bring Every student will need to bring their laptop to class. Also bring a lite sweater for jacket. Sometimes it gets cold in the classrooms.
One-zee Conversions
Sat, Jul 23, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Class fee $30.00 Kit fee $10.00 Bring your sewing machine from home, you must have basic sewing skills. kit fee will cover pattern, 2-1/4 fabric, and thread. Teacher: Brittany Pete
Self binding receiving blanket
Sat, Jul 23, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lafayette
$25 Must know your machine and have basic sewing knowledge. $25
Machine Emboidery with Confidence
Sat, Jul 23, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Houston
This is the WHAT, WHEN & WHY on machine embroidery basics. In this class we will cover needle types and sizes and when to use them; different types of materials that can be used; types of stabilizers, backings and toppers as well as hooping placement. This is a basic embroidery class for beginners. It is not machine specific. Note: This is not a machine guide class. The instructor will not be able to show you how to use your machine. One 3-hour class. Taught by Kathy Mooney. Class fee $45. Kit Fee $7.
Intermediate Sewing 2 - PJ Pants
Sat, Jul 23, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Now that you have a basic knowledge of using your sewing machine, what can you do? This 4 hour class offers some beginning tips and techniques of pinning, cutting, sewing seam allowances, raw edge finishing, pattern duplication and usage. Using our Guide Book, “Sew Easy Pajama Pants” (TMB-163) we will create a pair of cotton pajama pants. Prerequisite – Beginning Sewing Class. $45 plus kit fee.
Block of the month
Sat, Jul 23, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Lafayette
Ever look at a quilt and wonder how that top was put together? Come to our block of the month class and we will overcome these mysteries. Contact the store for list of supplies. $15 and a $10 kit fee.
BES: Beginner Basics
Sat, Jul 23, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
You will learn beginner basics, icon functions, and design/lettering and merging. You will need to bring your laptop with software loaded, notebook and pen. This class will cover ELS and all BES versions. Teacher: Mia Class Fee: $50
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Jul 25, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
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
Kids Learn to Quilt (4 days)
Mon, Jul 25, 01:00 PM through through Thu, Jul 28, 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $50.00
Kit Fee: $50.00
Teacher: Carol S.

All parents must sign a Hold Harmless/Photo Release form and a copy given for me to keep on file.

SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner students must be able to use their machine with minimal assistance and accurately sew a straight seam.

CLASS DESCRIPTION: Are you ready sewing a big, fabulous project? Come make a colorful quilt! Quilts will be finished using a quick turn and tie method.

What to Bring to Class:
Brother Bobbins and needles., Large fabric scissors and small thread snip scissors, Seam ripper, Pins and pincushion, Fabric marker, Hand sewing needles, Tape measure, Small ruler or seam gauge, Sharpened pencil
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Mon, Jul 25, 02:01 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
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
Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines)
Mon, Jul 25, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
For V-series (VQ2400, VQ3000, VM5100, VM6200D, VE2200), Quattro (NV6750D), Dream Machine (XM8500D) and NV2800D. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Jul 26, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Beginning Sewing - Pillowcase
Tue, Jul 26, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Someone left you a Sewing Machine. Your mother, grandmother, spouse, ex-spouse, aunt, daughter, friend… left you a Sewing Machine. Somehow you ended up with one and now you want to learn to use it. This is our recommended first class for the absolute beginner. In it, you will learn how to set up, operate your machine, select and prepare material for a pillowcase project, and sew straight and zigzag stitches. We will learn measuring and cutting techniques with a mat, ruler and rotary cutter. Common sewing supplies are required for this class. $45 plus kit fee of 13.50.
Lovely Fabric Basket with Lorraine
Tue, Jul 26, 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Who doesn't need more storage options in our sewing rooms ? Do you need a lovely hand-made gift basket? This is the class for you !!! Lorraine will guide you through creating this lovely masterpiece. You surely will want to create more than one to coordinate with your sewing room's décor!!! Class fee $25.00 Kit fee $15.00
Bernina New Owner Class (Embroidery) #3
Wed, Jul 27, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
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. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Taught by Guy Hoover.
Necessary Clutch Wallet #1
Wed, Jul 27, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Affectionately known as NCW is not just any wallet. Carry cash, cards, coins, cell phone (depending on size) and still have room for personal items like lipstick. This is the perfect wallet for me and hope you love it too. Pattern in 2 sizes so pick the one that's right for you. Add a wristlet or cross body strap. Pattern by Emmaline Bags. Check her website to see all kinds of ideas for this fabulous bag. Class will consist of 2 meeting times. The first to put together the components, the second to put them altogether. Hope to see you there. $65. Taught by Kathy Wolfe
Scan N Cut- Rhinestones
Wed, Jul 27, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Rhinestones – 7/27/16 – 5 PM to 7 PM - $30, plus kit fee In this class, you’ll learn about everything in your Rhinestone kit. We’ll do hands-on exercises to learn how to apply the rhinestones. You’ll leave class able to add bling to garments, tote bags, and more. You will need to have purchased a Rhinestone Kit to attend this class. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #3 - Embroidery
Thu, Jul 28, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
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
Brother New Owner Class #2 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
Thu, Jul 28, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
For NQ3500D, NQ1400, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB8000, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Freshman Serger School Serger Basic Operation- starting from scratch
Fri, Jul 29, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $25.00
Kit Fee: $5.00
Teacher: Terry

Skill Level: Beginner or Refresher

Description: Learn to use your serger. Learn the parts and when to use what, learn to properly thread the serger. Learn width, length, and differential feed settings. Learn how to trouble shoot. Learn which setting to use for denim, cotton, and knits. Learn to prepare a hem using the serger.

What Students should bring:
Serger in good working order, power cord, foot control and accessories. Small scissors, cutting scissors, seam ripper, marking tools such as chalk marker, disappearing marker, etc., measuring tool, straight pins, All accessories that came with your serger. Call the store for additional supplies.
Scan N Cut Technique Class- Fabric
Fri, Jul 29, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Fabric – 7/29/16 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM - $30, plus kit fee You’ll learn how to apply the Fabric Support Sheet to a SNC mat and then cut fabric with your SNC machine. Different treatments for fabric will be explained. With hands-on exercises, you’ll get experience handling different types of fabric. We’ll learn how to draw stitching lines on quilt pieces and how to fussy-cut fabric designs. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
New Owner Sewing Guide Class
Sat, Jul 30, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75

Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Open to all owners of machines purchased at Creative Sewing Center. There is no time limit but we do want you to come to class to fully learn the features of your new machine.

3 Hours with information about sewing machine needles, thread, presser feet: how they go on and off and which one is used for which job as the stitch is selected, cleaning the machine, sewing different needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, turning corners, investigate your machines buttonholes (Manual or Automatic depending on the machine), blind hem, seams, and hems. Thread, fabric, and handouts are provided.
What to Bring:
**Owner's Manual; Bring machine, power cord, foot control, and all accessories (except embroidery unit); Bring Scissors, water soluble marker (blue Collins marker) household ruler or small quilting ruler Omnigrid 1" x 12"; Pins and pin cushion; Basic sewing kit is necessary with small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, and all the accessories for your machine except your embroidery unit.
Sashiko Sampler with Lorraine
Sat, Jul 30, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Hands On !! Use your machines built in embroidery designs to create a beautiful door banner, wall hanging, 16" pillow quilt blocks or use designs in a wearable. Teacher Lorraine Zensen Class fee $35.00
Scan N Cut Technique Class-Vinyl
Sat, Jul 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Vinyl – 7/6/16, 5 PM to 7 PM OR 7/30/16, 10 AM to 12 PM – $30, plus kit fee This class will teach you how to work with pressure sensitive vinyl and heat transfer vinyl. The application process for each type of vinyl will be explained in detail. In hands-on practice exercises, you’ll learn how to handle vinyl application projects from start to finish. You’ll learn tips for composing multiple color designs and a way to make sure you get your pressure sensitive vinyl exactly where you want it using parchment paper as a mask. You’ll leave class with the ability to make a pressure sensitive design to decorate a Yeti cup, for example, and make a heat transfer vinyl design to decorate a garment, tote bag, or pillow cover. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Learn your Serger
Sat, Jul 30, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Go through this class to learn the your serger. You will learn how to thread, and how to work with the tensions. Teacher Maygail Browing
Scan N Cut and PE Design Oh My!! Applique the Penny Way
Sat, Jul 30, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
This class shows you how to create an applique design using the PE-Design Software. Penny also shows you how to take an existing design and replace part of it (stitches) with an applique instead. Penny is also pleased to be able to show you how to combine the ScanNCut with Applique designs to allow you to create the applique piece on your ScanNCut and the Design created in your software using the same graphic. $40
Project Class Serger
Sat, Jul 30, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
We will be making table placemat.
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Mon, Aug 01, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Mon, Aug 01, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Tue, Aug 02, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Aug 02, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Tue, Aug 02, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Necessary Clutch Wallet #2
Wed, Aug 03, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Affectionately known as NCW is not just any wallet. Carry cash, cards, coins, cell phone (depending on size) and still have room for personal items like lipstick. This is the perfect wallet for me and hope you love it too. Pattern in 2 sizes so pick the one that's right for you. Add a wristlet or cross body strap. Pattern by Emmaline Bags. Check her website to see all kinds of ideas for this fabulous bag. Class will consist of 2 meeting times. The first to put together the components, the second to put them altogether. Hope to see you there. $65. Taught by Kathy Wolfe
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Wed, Aug 03, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up AM
Thu, Aug 04, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Art to Wear Bee
Thu, Aug 04, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 10
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner or Refresher
Subject: Chenille

Description: This bee is designed to promote the construction of garments that can actually be worn in daily life. 10:00-12:00 is reserved for Show & Tell and a short demo of techniques that can be done that day during the sit and sew. 12:00-4:00 will be reserved for those who wish to sew with expert help available. Bring a light lunch and your machine. Subjects include Garment Chenille, 3 types of Curved Piecing, Braided sleeves and jacket fronts, free motion for layered applique, Reversible layered applique, Bargello for garments, 3 types of binding for the best, pin tucks that are to die for, decorative edges. All the projects have a jacket or vest in mind- coordinate your fabrics and join in the fun.

What Students should bring:
Machine in good working order, power cord, foot control and accessories. Small scissors, cutting scissors, seam ripper, marking tools such as chalk marker, disappearing marker, etc., measuring tool, straight pins All accessories that came with your machine for sewing. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Beginning Sewing for Kids- Level 1 Ages 8 and up PM
Thu, Aug 04, 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
If your child has expressed an interest in sewing, this class is for them. We will learn basic sewing and machine skills, as well as make a pillowcase with all enclosed seams and a small decorative throw pillow. Have your child learn a valuable skill while having fun. Machines are available for rental from the shop. Sign up for either the AM or PM session. taught by Joan Wroblewski $95 plus kit fee
Freshman Serger School - Serger Facings: Plain & Fancy Shirt
Fri, Aug 05, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Learn to use your serger to make a simple pull-over-the-head shirt with hems and facings on the outside. Make a plain fabric blossom with accents of a different fabric. The pattern for the shirt will be provided for class. The kit fee is the pattern - pick this up anytime after July 30th. Cut out the pattern from your fabric before class or from 9:30-10am on the day of the class. Learn to add a fancy hem using your new techniques. This simple shirt will have your friends wondering how you did this. One 3-hour class. Taught by Terry Soll. Class Fee: $20.00 Kit Fee: $10.00 Teacher: Terry

Skill Level: Beginner or Refresher

Description: Learn to use your serger. Learn the parts and when to use what, learn to properly thread the serger. Learn width, length, and differential feed settings. Learn how to trouble shoot. Learn which setting to use for denim, cotton, and knits. Learn to prepare a hem using the serger.

What Students should bring:
Serger in good working order, power cord, foot control and accessories.Small scissors, cutting scissors, seam ripper, marking tools such as chalk marker, disappearing marker, etc., measuring tool, straight pins. All accessories that came with your serger.

For Class #1: Bring Maxilock or Seracor thread in ONE EACH of these color families: Yellow- Gold, Red- Orange, Green- Teal, Blue- Navy.
Scan N Cut Technique Class-Vinyl
Fri, Aug 05, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Vinyl – 8/5/16, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM – $30, plus kit fee This class will teach you how to work with pressure sensitive vinyl and heat transfer vinyl. The application process for each type of vinyl will be explained in detail. In hands-on practice exercises, you’ll learn how to handle vinyl application projects from start to finish. You’ll learn tips for composing multiple color designs and a way to make sure you get your pressure sensitive vinyl exactly where you want it using parchment paper as a mask. You’ll leave class with the ability to make a pressure sensitive design to decorate a Yeti cup, for example, and make a heat transfer vinyl design to decorate a garment, tote bag, or pillow cover. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Floriani Software with Joan
Sat, Aug 06, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Pathing will be discussed, demonstrated and embroider order will be demonstrated and practiced. Teacher Joan Weber class fee $20.00
Celestial Magic (1 of 3)
Sat, Aug 06, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 99.00
Kit Fee: $ 10
Teacher: Judie Z.

Skill Level: Anyone

Description: This is a fun, 2 block quilt with lots of circles and movement without sewing a single curve! We will be working with strip piecing, strip sets, making triangles in a square, squares in a square, and flip and sew techniques. These techniques and others you will learn make this quilt much easier than it looks with such beautiful results.

What to Bring:
sewing machine with cord and foot pedal, machine accessories including ¼" foot, thread, bobbins, seam ripper, pins, scissors, Tri-Recs Ruler set (optional, but helpful) or heavy template plastic, large cutting mat, rotary cutter and new blades, 6-1/2 x 24" ruler. Smaller rulers are helpful - bring a couple if you have them. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Digitizing a Design and Working with images
Sat, Aug 06, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
A class on how to take images and turn them into embroidery design with the PE-Design Software; Using the Auto digitizing tools, using Design Center. Also how to create a plan to digitize the design using the drawing tools. $40
Customizing Existing Designs
Mon, Aug 08, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
This is a very basic hands-on class showing you how modify existing designs in your PE-Design software. This also shows you how to use your software. You will learn how to resize, move, modify, extract out part of a design, add undersewing, adding text, change colors, and much more. $40
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Aug 09, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
BERNINA Sewing Guide Class
Tue, Aug 09, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75

Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Open to all owners of machines purchased at Creative Sewing Center. There is no time limit but we do want you to come to class to fully learn the features of your new machine.

3 Hours with information about sewing machine needles, thread, presser feet: how they go on and off and which one is used for which job as the stitch is selected, cleaning the machine, sewing different needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, turning corners, investigate your machines buttonholes (Manual or Automatic depending on the machine), blind hem, seams, and hems. Thread, fabric, and handouts are provided.
What to Bring:
**Owner's Manual; Bring machine, power cord, foot control, and all accessories (except embroidery unit); Bring Scissors, water soluble marker (blue Collins marker) household ruler or small quilting ruler Omnigrid 1" x 12"; Pins and pin cushion; Basic sewing kit is necessary with small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, and all the accessories for your machine except your embroidery unit.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Wed, Aug 10, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Wed, Aug 10, 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
Scan N Cut Technique Class-Paper/Cardstock
Wed, Aug 10, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Paper/Cardstock – 8/10/16, 5 PM to 7 PM - $35 In this class, you will learn how to use your SNC to make greeting cards, boxes, party decorations, and other items cut from paper and cardstock. You’ll also learn how to use the drawing feature to decorate envelopes. In hands-on exercises, you’ll cut different weights of paper and cardstock as well as how learn how to score cardstock for nice, clean folds. We’ll talk about online sources for artwork to incorporate into your paper projects and other resources to get high quality paper stock to make impressive items. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery (Mid-Small Machines)
Thu, Aug 11, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
For NQ3500D, NQ1400, NQ900PRW, NQ1300PRW, NQ700PRW, NV1250D, NV950D, SB8000, SB7500, PC420, NV85E, NS40. This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. Three 3-hour classes. Those with Sewing-only machines will only take the first two classes. Those with Embroidery-only machines will only take the third class. Taught by Kathy Wolfe.
Terry's Go Everywhere Jacket (1 of 3)
Thu, Aug 11, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 60
Kit Fee: $ 18
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced (Must have basic sewing skills)

Description:

Join Terry and making a long beautiful jacket that you can wear anywhere. What to Bring:
Bring your most convenient machine, foot control, power cord, regular presser feet, knee lift lever or any convenience features, free arm table, There will be 3 easy jackets to choose from. Make your own pattern using pattern tracing material. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Aug 11, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Thu, Aug 11, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
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
Splitting and Alignment
Fri, Aug 12, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
In this class Penny shows how to create embroidery designs that are too big for your hoop, so that they sew out perfectly! First you will see how the stitch out goes - that’s when you really get it! Next Penny shows how to create the whole thing, and then how to split it and add in the alignment lines to help it go back together. Penny uses PE-Design to show this, but this technique can be used in most embroidery/digitizing software. This is not a hands-on class but samples will be provided for you to try this at home. $40
Freshman Serger School - Scrapbook of Serger Techniques
Fri, Aug 12, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Learn to use your serger. Create a notebook of 10 serger techniques and make the cover fo the notebook at the same time. Please bring 1/2 yd of fabric, 4 colors of Maxilock or Seracore thread ranging between the yellow to brown family. Your fabric can match the threads listed. If you wish to finish the project, bring a notebook or you will learn to make a notebook from sewing stabilizers. One 3-hour class. Class Fee: $25.00 Kit Fee: $15.00 Taught by Terry Soll Skill Level: Beginner or Refresher
Dec La Table
Fri, Aug 12, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $35
Kit Fee: $ 10
Teacher: Lorraine Z.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Description:

It's fast - it's fun and you'll be done in no time at all! Come join Lorraine as she sews you through a Quilt-as-You-Go Bargello Holiday Table Runner (or wall hanging) with fusible machine appliqué Christmas Ornaments or Holiday trees. All day hands-on class. You can just about complete this project in class!
What to Bring:
Sewing machine, foot control, power cord, basic sewing kit. Call the store for additional project supplies.
PE Design Club
Sat, Aug 13, 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Houston
Bring Show and Tell, Questions and get them answered!
Celestial Magic (2 of 3)
Sat, Aug 13, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 99.00
Kit Fee: $ 10
Teacher: Judie Z.

Skill Level: Anyone

Description: This is a fun, 2 block quilt with lots of circles and movement without sewing a single curve! We will be working with strip piecing, strip sets, making triangles in a square, squares in a square, and flip and sew techniques. These techniques and others you will learn make this quilt much easier than it looks with such beautiful results.

What to Bring:
sewing machine with cord and foot pedal, machine accessories including ¼" foot, thread, bobbins, seam ripper, pins, scissors, Tri-Recs Ruler set (optional, but helpful) or heavy template plastic, large cutting mat, rotary cutter and new blades, 6-1/2 x 24" ruler. Smaller rulers are helpful - bring a couple if you have them. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Aug 13, 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, Aug 13, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Bring your hand embroidery projects and enjoy gathering with others as you work on your projects.
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Aug 16, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Blended Quilts
Tue, Aug 16, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $15

Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Anyone

Description: This class will use your scraps. Let's plan on completing more gifts or that quilt that you put on the back burner. Expert help in the classroom. We will be cutting some of our scraps with the Go cutter. This day is your agenda.

What to Bring:
Sewing Machine, power cord, foot control, free motion foot, 1/4" foot, sewing foot, walking foot scraps, UFO (unfinished objects).
BERNINA Embroidery Guide Class
Wed, Aug 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75
Kit Fee: $15

Teacher: Terry S.

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. Call the store for additional project supplies.
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Wed, Aug 17, 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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Wed, Aug 17, 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
Terry's Go Everywhere Jacket (2 of 3)
Thu, Aug 18, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 60
Kit Fee: $ 18
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced (Must have basic sewing skills)

Description:

Join Terry and making a long beautiful jacket that you can wear anywhere. What to Bring:
Bring your most convenient machine, foot control, power cord, regular presser feet, knee lift lever or any convenience features, free arm table, There will be 3 easy jackets to choose from. Make your own pattern using pattern tracing material. Call the store for additional project supplies.
BERNINA Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Aug 18, 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
Scan N Cut Technique Class- Rhinestones
Fri, Aug 19, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Rhinestones – 8/19/16 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM - $30, plus kit fee In this class, you’ll learn about everything in your Rhinestone kit. We’ll do hands-on exercises to learn how to apply the rhinestones. You’ll leave class able to add bling to garments, tote bags, and more. You will need to have purchased a Rhinestone Kit to attend this class. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Floriani Beginner/Intermediate
Sat, Aug 20, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $20

Teacher: Joan W.

Skill Level: Beginning/ Intermediate

Class Description: 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 August 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.
Scan N Cut Guide Class
Sat, Aug 20, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Houston
New to ScanNCut? If so, join us in this guide class to learn the basics to get you started with this great machine! Learn how to load your mats and how to keep them clean. Learn how to set your blade depth and pressure and how to do a test cut. Learn what the different icons are on the machine and what to do with them. This class will take away the fear and get you started. One 3-hour class. Free for those that purchased their ScanNCut from Allbrands. $25 per hour if purchased machine elsewhere. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
PE Design Next Beginner Basics
Sat, Aug 20, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Mon, Aug 22, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Aug 22, 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
Scan N Cut Technique Class- Fabric
Mon, Aug 22, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Fabric – 8/22/16 – 5 PM to 7 PM - $30, plus kit fee You’ll learn how to apply the Fabric Support Sheet to a SNC mat and then cut fabric with your SNC machine. Different treatments for fabric will be explained. With hands-on exercises, you’ll get experience handling different types of fabric. We’ll learn how to draw stitching lines on quilt pieces and how to fussy-cut fabric designs. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Aug 23, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Scan N Cut- Cuttin' Loose Open Session
Wed, Aug 24, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
SNC Cuttin’ Loose Open Session – 8/24/16 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM - $20 Here’s a chance to have two hours of open ScanNCutting with no structure. I’ll be there to help you with any issues you’re having or to help you try something new you’re a little shy about trying on your own. This is an open session where you’ll work on your own projects using your own machine and materials. It’ll be a chance to share your knowledge with others and to learn from others, as well. It’ll be a time to inspire and be inspired or just work in the company of like-minded ScanNCutters. Bring finished projects for a show-and-tell during the last few minutes of the session. This is something new we’re trying at Allbrands Sew Contempo. I hope you can take advantage of this time to craft with others. Hosted by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per session.
Terry's Go Everywhere Jacket (3 of 3)
Thu, Aug 25, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 60
Kit Fee: $ 18
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner to Advanced (Must have basic sewing skills)

Description:

Join Terry and making a long beautiful jacket that you can wear anywhere. What to Bring:
Bring your most convenient machine, foot control, power cord, regular presser feet, knee lift lever or any convenience features, free arm table, There will be 3 easy jackets to choose from. Make your own pattern using pattern tracing material. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Aug 25, 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)
Thu, Aug 25, 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
Deborah Jones Club Ed Event in Houston, TX at the Bayou City Event Center
Fri, Aug 26, 09:00 AM through through Sat, Aug 27, 05:00 PM
AllBrands.com is excited to announce that we're coming to Houston with our Club Ed embroidery event. August 26-27, 9AM to 5PM with doors opening at 8AM both days. Come join us at the Bayou City Event Center in Houston, TX. for two days of hands on embroidery in our Interactive Workshops.
What EQ Can Do For You with Carol
Sat, Aug 27, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
An Electric Quilt 7 presentation. Curious about Electric Quilt software ? Come see how this powerful quilt design program can put your computer to work for you. Teacher Carol Steeley Class fee $5.00
Celestial Magic (3 of 3)
Sat, Aug 27, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 99.00
Kit Fee: $ 10
Teacher: Judie Z.

Skill Level: Anyone

Description: This is a fun, 2 block quilt with lots of circles and movement without sewing a single curve! We will be working with strip piecing, strip sets, making triangles in a square, squares in a square, and flip and sew techniques. These techniques and others you will learn make this quilt much easier than it looks with such beautiful results.

What to Bring:
sewing machine with cord and foot pedal, machine accessories including ¼" foot, thread, bobbins, seam ripper, pins, scissors, Tri-Recs Ruler set (optional, but helpful) or heavy template plastic, large cutting mat, rotary cutter and new blades, 6-1/2 x 24" ruler. Smaller rulers are helpful - bring a couple if you have them. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Mon, Aug 29, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Mon, Aug 29, 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
Sit & Stitch
Tue, Aug 30, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this open sewing. Great way to get some projects finished!
Brother Sewing Guide Class
Wed, Aug 31, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75

Teacher: Lorraine Z.

Skill Level: Beginner

Description: Open to all owners of machines purchased at Creative Sewing Center. There is no time limit but we do want you to come to class to fully learn the features of your new machine.

3 Hours with information about sewing machine needles, thread, presser feet: how they go on and off and which one is used for which job as the stitch is selected, cleaning the machine, sewing different needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, turning corners, investigate your machines buttonholes (Manual or Automatic depending on the machine), blind hem, seams, and hems. Thread, fabric, and handouts are provided.
What to Bring:
**Owner's Manual; Bring machine, power cord, foot control, and all accessories (except embroidery unit); Bring Scissors, water soluble marker (blue Collins marker) household ruler or small quilting ruler Omnigrid 1" x 12"; Pins and pin cushion; Basic sewing kit is necessary with small ruler, disappearing marker, bobbins, and all the accessories for your machine except your embroidery unit.
Brother Embroidery Guide Class
Wed, Aug 31, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Complimentary Class to those purchased at Creative Sewing Center or Allbrands.com

Class Fee: $75
Kit Fee: $15

Teacher: Lorraine Z. br>
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. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Art to Wear Bee
Thu, Sep 01, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $ 10
Teacher: Terry S.

Skill Level: Beginner or Refresher
Subject: Fabric Painting with Layered Applique

Description:
This bee is designed to promote the construction of garments that can actually be worn in daily life. 10:00-12:00 is reserved for Show & Tell and a short demo of techniques that can be done that day during the sit and sew. 12:00-4:00 will be reserved for those who wish to sew with expert help available. Bring a light lunch and your machine. Subjects include Garment Chenille, 3 types of Curved Piecing, Braided sleeves and jacket fronts, free motion for layered applique, Reversible layered applique, Bargello for garments, 3 types of binding for the best, pin tucks that are to die for, decorative edges. All the projects have a jacket or vest in mind- coordinate your fabrics and join in the fun.

What to Bring:
Machine in good working order, power cord, foot control and accessories. Small scissors, cutting scissors, seam ripper, marking tools such as chalk marker, disappearing marker, etc., measuring tool, straight pins All accessories that came with your machine for sewing. Call the store for additional project supplies.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Sep 01, 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
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Thu, Sep 01, 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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Sep 05, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Mon, Sep 05, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
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
Start Your Own Embroidery Business, Lafayette-Sept 8th, Lake Charles-Sept 9th, Houston-Sept 10th
Thu, Sep 08, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 10, 04:00 PM
Start Your Own Business! Embroidery Machine Demos & Trunk Show with Paulette Bell 10AM to 4PM Lafayette Store -Thursday, September 8th Lake Charles Store - Friday, September 9th Houston Store - Saturday, September 10th Turn what you love into profit! Don't Miss This Workshop on How to Start Your Own Embroidery Business! Are you looking for a fun opportunity to own your own business without a huge monetary outlay? Want a creative business with great flexibility? Then an embroidery business may be just for you! Learn how you can start your own part-time or full-time business and earn money with embroidery. You'll be taught how to set pricing, how to find customers, where to purchase "blanks" and much more. Don't miss this fun and inspirational seminar. Take this chance to to sign up now before this opportunity passes you by. With limited seating, classes will fill quickly.
BERNINA Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Sep 08, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Sep 12, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Mon, Sep 12, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
New Orleans
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
Tue, Sep 13, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
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
Start Your Own Embroidery Business, Baton Rouge-Sept 15th, Metairie-Sept 16th, Slidell-Sept 17th
Thu, Sep 15, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 17, 04:00 PM
Start Your Own Business! Embroidery Machine Demos & Trunk Show with Paulette Bell 10AM to 4PM Baton Rouge Store -Thursday, September 15 Metairie Store - Friday, September 16th Slidell Store - Saturday, September 17th Turn what you love into profit! Don't Miss This Workshop on How to Start Your Own Embroidery Business! Are you looking for a fun opportunity to own your own business without a huge monetary outlay? Want a creative business with great flexibility? Then an embroidery business may be just for you! Learn how you can start your own part-time or full-time business and earn money with embroidery. You'll be taught how to set pricing, how to find customers, where to purchase "blanks" and much more. Don't miss this fun and inspirational seminar. Take this chance to to sign up now before this opportunity passes you by. With limited seating, classes will fill quickly.
Bench Pillow- Project Class
Sat, Sep 17, 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.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Wed, Sep 21, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
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
Wed, Sep 21, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
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, Sep 22, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Slidell
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)
Thu, Sep 22, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Sep 26, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
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
BERNINA Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Mon, Sep 26, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
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, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Lake Charles
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