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Get your little ones ready for the beach with this machine appliqued towel. Learn how to stitch properly around each letter for satisfying results! Letter patterns will be supplied in the class.

Cost: $ 15.00
You will learn the basics needed to make a small quilt, just right for a beginner. Inspired by a flock of seagulls flying on a clear summer day, this quilt is created with Kona Cotton solids and features 5 colorways - Grey, Blue, Pink, Neutral or Mint Green.

Cost: $ 45.00
This method of making a pillow can be applied to any size pillow form. For this class however, we will complete a 16" x 16" pillow. I'll show you the easiest method for adding a zipper in the back. You may also use "decorator weight" fabric.

Cost: $ 15.00
In this class, you will create a composition book cover with a pocket in the front and a place to store your pencils inside. This is a great project for yourself or to give away!

Cost: $ 15.00
This is a great "first" project! Makes a great gift for yourself or to give away!

Cost: $ 15.00
Calling all Brother Dream Machine Owners! Join me for a time of learning how to use all the features on your machine and discover its creative potential! Bring your machine and we'll get started! Most of our time together will include walking you through different exercises and other times we will actually be stitching a project out. These classes are FREE if you purchased your machine from McKinney Sew and Vac. Otherwise, there will be a $10 class fee. All are welcome! Space is limited so please call to reserve your seat!

Look through your scraps or choose a color palette that coordinates with your home. This project will give you the opportunity to practice machine applique and make your own bias tape. In the second class we will quilt the layers and sew on the binding.

Cost: $ 30.00
Classic meets comfort with clean lines and modern details! This wardrobe staple is mid-hip length but can be made longer if desired. Sew one up in sweater knit for the perfect winter layer with jeans and flats or go for a dressier version made from a jersey knit. Whether you choose to add buttons, snaps or leave them off altogether, you have endless possibilities! (Pattern includes Women's sizes 0 -24)

Cost: $ 30.00
Make and add cording to a pillow top! I will show you my method for achieving professional results! Class also includes how to make a zipper closure.

Cost: $ 15.00
This is a fun class that allows you to work with the Cutwork Needles while creating a colorful clutch purse in your 360 x 260 hoop. This is a repeat of an earlier event we held. A kit is included in the class fee!

Cost: $ 30.00
Join me on this Block-of-the-Month journey to create a keepsake for your special loved one! You will learn many techniques as we go through 12 months of inspirational designs. This is a wonderful way to use up some of your stash. An alternative look can be created by using fewer fabrics in a more neutral color palette. Either way, it will be a cherished keepsake!

Cost: $ 120.00
Have a project that needs to be completed or need help with confusing instructions? Bring it to Finish It Friday! We have a wonderful classroom space to sew in. No charge but you must call ahead to let Carol know so she can reserve your seat. Finish It Friday! Have fun, fellowship with others and finish that project!

Cost: $ FREE
This is new set of designs from Nancy Halvorsen. She designed these blocks and projects to celebrate the family and values that keep us close. As you would expect, I'll be adding different techniques to these aside from blanket stitch applique. We'll be using lots of your machine stitches and presser feet! Must purchase the book and patterns from Carol for the class!

Cost: $ 80.00
This 3-session class will teach all the steps needed to create a one-of-a-kind quilt top made from t-shirts. I've made many of these for family and friends. We'll cover how to prepare the shirts, sew them together, quilt, then bind in the last class. Please note: Your quilt will be similar to the one pictured!

Cost: $ 45.00
This fun Block-of-the-Month quilt celebrates positive and uplifting worlds for each month. Make the large quilt or celebrate each thought monthly with the individual mini quilts or pillows. You can also celebrate with quick and easy holiday and seasonal banners. We'll work on 2 blocks each month. This class will give you the opportunity to use many of the decorative stitches on your machine. Purchase your book from McKinney Sew and Vac! Supply lists and supplemental instructions available from Carol.

Cost: $ 60.00
In the first class, we will determine your correct size before cutting the fabric and will cover different methods to achieve good results. All knits are not the same! We will go over all the differences and talk about to use your sewing machine or serger to finish the seams. In the second class, we will complete the top. You will learn how to create a beautiful neckband!

Cost: $ 30.00

Class Policies

To register for a class, please phone the store, 336-274-6793, or come by. A supply list will be given to you when you sign up.
Our classes are designed for students 16 and older.
Supplies are not included in the class fee unless so stated. We make every effort to keep the cost of our classes at a reasonable fee and to insure customer satisfaction. In order for us to do this, we encourage you to purchase your class supplies from us. Our classes start on time. Please have all your supplies purchased before the class begins.

Payment for a class is required when you register. You may also phone the store and pay with a debit or credit card.

Cancellations must be received at least one week (7 days) prior to the start of a class for a refund to be given. If you are unable to attend a class, we are happy to transfer you to another class or issue a credit or refund if we are notified one week prior to the starting date. Instructors reserve the right to cancel a class if the minimum attendance requirements are not met. A full refund will be given for any class canceled by the instructor.

Inclement Weather Policy: If Guilford County Schools are closed, all classes that day will be canceled and rescheduled. If Guilford County Schools call for a 2-hour delay, we will have the class as scheduled.