Sew Images - Located at 4172 Piedmont Ave in Oakland, CA

 

Creative Sewing Club

 

2019 Programs

 

January 19, 2019

 

 

EMBROIDERY

In the Hoop Plus

Use grouping and ungrouping designs to your project.  Quickly insert designs at the right point.

 

TECHNIQUE

Foot feature-Ruffler-Focused on three setting while making beautiful ruffles

February 16, 2019

EMBROIDERY

Lettering with your machine- Quilt Labels

No quilt is finished until you label it!  Learn to use your built in lettering to create an embroidered label.

 

TECHNIQUE

Free Motion Quilting.  Learn beginning free-motion quilting by practicing with wavy lines, and swirly meandering.

 

PROJECT

The Quick Corkey Wallet

Sewing cork with a simple envelope style wallet.  This project makes great gifts and convenient to take basic ID, debit card and a little cash.

 

March 16, 2019

EMBROIDERY

Pinpoint Placement.    It's easy even when your project not hooped perfectly.  Select two points to determine the embroidery axis and size.  Start stitching if you like your placement with stitching success.

 

TECHNIQUE

Overlock-A balance Stitch -Trouble shoot a balanced stitch while learning to dissect the components of a 4-thread overlock machine.  Read your stitches for different types of textiles.

 

PROJECT

Wacky T-shirt Throw - Got T-shirts you don/t know what to do with?  Make a wacky quilt from focal points from the T-shirt.

 

 

 

April 20, 2019

 

EMBROIDERY..

Free Arm Embroidery- Learn how to use the free arm when your embroidery project is not flat

 

TECHNIQUE

-Invisible Zipper Foot will help you get quick and professional looking invisible zippers inserted in your project.

 

PROJECT

Fun Fast Place mats - Flip and sew method makes fast and fun projects with strips of your favorite fabrics.  Make them for every season.

 

 

 

May 18, 2019

 

EMBROIDERY

Endless Embroidery-A precise way to continue embroidering a project when your hoop isn't big enough.  Learn how to take the fear out of continuing to embroidery by using registration marks.  Perfect for table linens and table runners.

 

TECHNIQUE

Quilting with rulers, a very popular free-motion technique

you can learn to do.  As long as you can get you can move your machine under the machine, you can so
Ruler Work.

 

PROJECT

Modern Heart Wall Hanging with a twist.  Learn Applique, embellishment with decorative stitches and stitch designer.

 

 

June 15, 2019

 

 

EMBROIDERY

Hooping Techniques Sucessfuly hooping mean sucessfuly embroidery. So what are the many ways to hoop a project, let count the ways and choose the best hoop for your project.

 

TECHNIQUE

Overlocker Gathering.  A great advantage to using an overlocker is differential feed.  We will show you how create gathering or stretching effect in your projects.

 

PROJECT

Take along pouch using buttonholes casing and a simple turning technique.

 

July & August, 2019

NO MEETING

September 21, 2019

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October 19, 2019

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November 16, 2019

 

Getting Ready for the Holidays

We will take our que from Bernina and Baby lock. announced classes.  Holidays are always fun!  Getting ready for it takes planning, especially if you are planning to entertain, give gifts and step out to a party on New Year's Eve.  Add to your current collection of ornaments, renew home decorations and make something trendy to wear.  This class will give you ideas to adopt for the holidays.

December 21, 2019

 

 

Annual Holiday Party

We love good food, bring your favorite dish and celebrate the high lights of the season and sewing accomplishments. We will reveal new topics for the year 2018. Come and enjoy the festivities.

Please review the Terms and Conditions set forth in our Class Registration Policy before registering for any classes.

 

Sew Images is located at 4172 Piedmont Ave in Oakland, CA. TEL: (510) 601-8739