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
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Embroidery 101 - Intro to Machine Embroidery
Tue, Oct 09, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is the perfect class for beginners! We will discuss the tools you need for successful embroidery. We will cover machine safety, hooping, and basic supplies needed such as stabilizer, thread and needles. Our class project will be a holiday themed towel. Class fee $35.00 Kit fee: $6 Minimum of 3 Maximum of 10.
Embroidery Applique for Beginners
Tue, Oct 09, 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class, we will applique on a hand towel. Please note: This class is for those new to applique, but who are familiar with their own embroidery machine. You should be able to perform basic hooping before attending this class! For this class, we typically do a holiday themed design - bring your own threads if you desire. You will need to bring: Your embroidery machine, 5x7/4x4 hoop, stabilizer, USB stick, small scissors, applique scissors (strongly recommended). Class fee: $30 Kit fee: $10 Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Minimum Class Size: 3, Maximum Class Size: 10
Log Cabin Quilt Block - For Beginners
Wed, Oct 10, 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class, you will learn how to use strip quilting techniques to create 4 mini log cabin blocks, which will then be sewn together to make your choice - either a pillow or wall hanging! Once you register, you will receive a call from the instructor regarding choosing your fabrics, and your kit will be ready and waiting for you on the day of class. Geared to those who are familiar with sewing but new to quilting. Bring your sewing machine with a walking foot attachment plus basic sewing tools (scissors, pins, ruler). If you prefer to serge your pieces together, bring your serger as well. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class fee: $35 Kit fee: $12
Project Class - Create a Reading Pillow - 4hr class
Wed, Oct 10, 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Learn to create a reading pillow - the perfect gift for any occasion! Design choices will include options for younger children and teens; details TBA. Because you will need both your embroidery machine and a sewing machine, space will be limited, so sign up soon! Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class Fee: $40 Kit Fee: $12
Halloween Project
Wed, Oct 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Save the Date - details and pictures to follow!
Halloween Project
Wed, Oct 17, 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Baton Rouge
Save the Date - details and pictures to follow!
New Owner's Class for PR (Multi Needle) Class
Fri, Oct 19, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Teacher Deborah Lamartiniere: Bring manual, notebook and Pen. This class is for learning the multi needle embroidery Machine.
Basic Computer Skills for Machine Embroidery
Sat, Oct 20, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
By popular demand, we are now offering a class focused totally on computer skills need for machine embroidery! Come to this class to learn what you need to know to manage your embroidery design collection, navigate the web to purchase, download, and unzip files, and transfer designs to a usb stick and/or external hard drive (if you use one). You will need to bring your laptop, a usb stick and your external hard drive (if you have one). You can come to this class whether you have a Mac or a PC (Windows), and regardless of which embroidery software you decide to use. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class: $50 No kit fee! Minimum Class Size: 3, Maximum Class Size: 10
Embrilliance Essentials - A to Z
Sat, Oct 20, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class you will learn how to merge designs, work with fonts, and work with the Stitch Simulator and the Thread Palette. This is a comprehensive overview of the Essentials software. You will need to bring your laptop loaded with your software, a usb stick and your external hard drive (if you have one), AND A WORKING MOUSE FOR YOUR LAPTOP! Also, please bring about 10 spools of embroidery thread of any brand/s. To take this class, you must have either taken our Computer Skills class or be familiar with all of the computer skills covered in that class. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class fee:$50 No kit fee! Minimum Class Size: 3, Maximum Class Size: 10  
Halloween Project
Tue, Oct 23, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Save the Date - Details and Pictures to follow!
Hi-Top Purse - In-the-hoop project class
Tue, Oct 23, 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Baton Rouge
You will need your embroidery machine, 5 x 7 hoop, applique scissors, and the following threads: white, black, silver (metallic if you like) and blue (can be any shade from light to royal, or variegated). Finished size of purse/wallet is 5 x 7". Class fee: $30.00 Kit fee: $10.00 Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco
ScanNCut Beginner Basics
Wed, Oct 24, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
New to the ScanNCut2 - this class is for you! Learn the ins and out of your ScanNCut CM650W machine. We will work primarily with paper and vinyl in this class, and practice with the features included on your machine. You'll go home with 2 completed projects of your very own. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class Fee: $40.00 Kit Fee: $6
ScanNCut #2 - Intermediate
Wed, Oct 24, 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class, we will explore the ScanNCut Canvas and the features available to you in creating, editing, and using designs from the internet. We will practice using the ScanNCut to work with fabric, and we will create one project using heat transfer vinyl. You will need your ScanNCut machine, a laptop, and a working mouse. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class Fee: $40 Kit Fee: $6
Design Creation (Digitizing) for Beginners - Using Stitch Artist 1 by Embrilliance
Fri, Oct 26, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class, you will learn the basics of creating your own embroidery stitch files. We will use the Embrilliance Stitch Artist, Level 1, which is "designed for a hobby embroiderer who needs to be able to create stitches without going into debt or spending much computer time". We will be working to create one satin filled design and one applique design. Students must bring their laptop or computer, and MUST BRING A WORKING MOUSE. You must also already have the Stitch Artist 1 software loaded to your computer. If you are unsure whether digitizing and/or Stitch Artist is for you, you can download the demo version of Stitch Artist 1 from embrilliance.com, but please be aware that you will not be able to save whatever you create with the demo version. Class fee: $50.00 Teacher: Helen Coco If you don't already own this software, it is available from AllBrands. You may purchase the software from the store when you call or come in to register.
Embrilliance Software - Enthusiast Module
Sat, Oct 27, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
“Enthusiast” is the component of the Embrilliance embroidery software that allows you to quickly and easily edit designs that others have created and/or that you have purchased elsewhere. Enthusiast also gives you the ability to use a knockdown stitch (when embroidering on towels or other fabrics with a thick pile), gives you the ability to split monograms or designs, to save your designs in a picture format, and much, much more! Sign up today to learn about these features and make your embroidery life simpler! Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class fee: $50 Kit fee: $0 (Enthusiast is available in our store and/or on our website if you have yet to purchase it)
Embrilliance Software - Alpha Tricks
Sat, Oct 27, 12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Baton Rouge
Alpha Tricks is the component of the Embrilliance embroidery software that specializes in working with fonts. Have you quickly assembled so many fonts that it’s hard to find what you are looking for? Alpha Tricks will help you rename and reorganize fonts that you’ve already purchased and from that point forward, you will be set! Alpha Tricks also gives you additional options that make it easier to work with fonts in your designs, including Monograms. Sign up today to learn about these features and make your embroidery life simpler! Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class fee: $50 Kit fee: $0 (Alpha Tricks is available in our store and/or on our website if you have yet to purchase it)
Project Class - Create a Hooded Towel
Tue, Oct 30, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Learn how to create a wonderful child or toddler sized hooded towel! Choose from several different appliques of animal faces. Bring your embroidery machine and sewing machine, or arrange to borrow from the store. Bring your basic sewing/embroidery supplies (scissors, pins, seam ripper, etc.). Towels and fabrics will be provided by kit fee. Class fee: $30 Kit fee: $12 Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco
New Owner's Class Sewing Small Machines
Sat, Nov 03, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Teacher Deborah Lamartiniere: Bring your machine, manual, and accessories. Brother New Owner Class #1 & #2 forSmall models of Brother Sewing Only and Combo Machines.
New Owner's Class Embroidery Small Machines
Sat, Nov 03, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Teacher Deborah Lamartiniere: Bring Machine, Manual, and accessories. This class is for small embroidery Machines or sewing embroidery combo machines. You will need to bring at least one hoop with you to class.
International Quilt Festival in Houston
Thu, Nov 08, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Nov 10, 05:00 PM
New Owner's Class Sewing Large Machines
Sat, Nov 10, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Teacher Deborah Lamartiniere: Bring your machine, manual, and accessories. This class is for Large Sewing and or Sewing/ Embroidery machine combo.
New Owner's Class Embroidery Large Machines
Sat, Nov 10, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Teacher Deborah Lamartiniere: Bring machine, manual and accessories. This class is for sewing/embroidery or embroidery only machines. Bring at least one hoop to class.
International Quilt Festival in Houston
Sun, Nov 11, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
New Owner PR Machine
Fri, Nov 30, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Teacher Deborah Lamartiniere: Bring manual, notebook and Pen. This class is for learning the multi needle embroidery Machine.
Kimberbell Merry and Bright 2 Day Embroidery Event
Fri, Dec 07, 08:00 AM through through Sat, Dec 08, 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Get festive and celebrate machine embroidery addiction! Enjoy six exclusive projects to deck your halls or gift for others to create in just two days. Create a quilted wreath pillow, gingerbread cinch sack, a fully-lined peppermint twist zipper pouch, and a few other projects. Cue the holiday playlist, Improve your embroidery skills, learn new techniques, and brighten your holiday with Kimberbell. Click Here to Register! Multiple Locations and Dates! Click Here for more information and to Register!
Kimberbell Welcome Home 2 Day Embroidery Event
Fri, Jan 25, 08:00 AM through through Sat, Jan 26, 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Kimberbell's quality shines in the stitching details and simplicity of our instructions. Directions for event projects show icons and settings from THE Dream Machine 2 . Event Participants learn innovative applique and piecing in-the-hoop, multi-hooping techniques, and get to use tons of the Dream Machine 2's dreamy features! Click Here to Register! Multiple Locations and Dates! Click Here for more information and to Register!