long-arm quilting services & pfaff sales


Saturday September 8th  - TAPERED DESIGN BAG

9-12 noon 

​For Expression, Performance & Creative PFAFF Machines

You will learn how to utilize your tapering function on your machines and stitch out a design that will be incorporated into a functional cosmetic bag.  We will also teach you how to set up your machine for FREE-MOTION QUILTING and do a little bit on your project so that you get a taste of what is possible.

Please bring your machine, accessories, manual, and scissors & class supplies to make bag.
CLASS SUPPLIES:
14” Zipper
Colour 1               

-one piece cotton fabric 10” x 8”
-one piece cotton fabric 2” x 8”

-one piece cotton fabric 5 ½” x 8”
Colour 2               

-two pieces cotton fabric 10”x 8”
-one piece cotton fabric 2” x 8” (accent strip)
Colour 3              

-one piece cotton fabric 2” x 8” (accent strip)
Fusible Batting 

-two pieces 10” x 8”
Stabilizer             

-two pieces 10” x 8”

Thread in colours that will show for decorative work, sewing machine, accessories, manual & scissors.


Saturday October 13th - Decorative Stitch Bag

9-12 noon


This bag shows off so many fabulous decorative stitches and also allows us to practice putting in a zipper.  For those that have an Ambition, Expression and Creative machine, we will also teach you how to use incorporate FONTS, SEQUENCING & MEMORY while completing your project.

Please bring your machine, accessories, manual, and scissors & class supplies to make bag.

CLASS SUPPLIES:
Fabric 1 – black tone on tone for doing decorative stitches work
13” x 22”
Fabric 2 –bright colour for trim
2” x 22”
Fabric 3 –(lining, front, zipper tabs)
4 @ 12” x 10”
4 @ 1” x 3”
Fusible No Show Mesh Stabilizer – 13” x 22”
Fusible Fleece – 2 @ 12” x 10”
2 – 14” zippers 


Saturday November 24th - Master the Basics

9-12 noon

You will learn machine care, all about needles, threads and threading options, tips for proper bobbin winding, testing tension, and more.  We review the machine features, the presser feet included with your purchase and machine maintenance.  You will also learn to use different stitches, get familiar with your blind hem foot, zipper foot, stitching out buttonholes, sewing buttons with your machine, topstitching and overcasting.  

Please bring your machine, accessories, manual, and scissors.​


Saturday December 8th - Applique Pillow

​9-12 noon

​Not only will we practice doing satin stitch and blanket stitch applique, but we will also try out other decorative stitches that work well for machine applique projects as well as straight line quilting using our quilting guide.

Please bring your machine, accessories, manual, and scissors & class supplies to make pillow.
OR Bring your own Machine Applique Project!!
CLASS SUPPLIES:
Accent strip                                       

1” x 17.5”
Background (White)                      

12” x  17.5”
Bottom Accent and Pillow back

14” x 17.5”          
12” x 17.5”
5.5” x 17.5”
Tree Fabrics (3 colours)                

10” square of each
Steam-A-Seam - 0.5 m
Pillow form - 16

22" Zipper

 



PFAFF Sewing Classes

Saturday September 8th

1-4 pm

Embroidery with Cutwork Designs


Saturday October 13th

1-4 pm

Back to Bascis


Saturday November 24th

1-4 pm

Everything Freestanding Lace  


Saturday December 8th

1-4 pm

Thread Velvet Embroidered Pillow

PFAFF sewing classes

For anyone who purchases a PFAFF sewing or embroidery machine from us at the store, you are entitled to free sewing technique lessons! 


The Creative Embroidery line of machines come with an additional lessons on embroidery techniques!


Didn't buy from us, you can still attend the classes for a fee of $30 per class.

PFAFF embroidery technique classes

PLEASE email jquilts06@gmail.com to book your spot in any of the classes.


Embroidery technique classes are for those customers who have purchased a PFAFF Embroidery machine.


We work on different projects each month so that you can get the most out of your machine!


You get free technique lessons with your purchase - if you are relearning your machine, cost for the class is $15.