SEW BERNINA
51 North Burbank Drive
Montgomery, Alabama  36117
334.274.0887
Open M-F 9:30 - 5:00 Sat 9:30 - 3:00

Upcoming Classes and Events

Class Policies

Your space in a class is reserved when class fee is paid. We must have three registered for a class. If the minimum has not been met, we will notify you and refund your money. We understand that occasionally you may need to cancel. Due to expenses for our teachers, you must cancel one week prior to your class to receive a refund. Supplies are not included in class fee unless otherwise noted. Call us to check availability. Registrants will receive a supplies list when they register. In consideration of teachers and class members, we request that students turn off cell phones during class. All machine and serger classes require an appliance in good working condition complete with any essential accessories denoted on the applicable supply list.



 
Sandy's Mystery Class
September 7, 2019, 9:30 - 2:30
Fee: $50.00
This class is offered the first Saturday of each month. Sandy will pre-cut your fabrics, so you can come sit and sew. Students need to come to the shop and pick out their fabrics before August 30, 2019, for the September class so that Sandy can do the prep work.. Please sign up early as these classes fill up fast!

Brown Bag Club
September 9, 12:00 - 1:00
Cost $10.00
This class meets the second Monday of each month; the $10.00 fee is a one time fee that covers the length of the project. The pattern is Piece by Piece by Lavender and Lime. Come in and see
the quilt top Paula has created using this pattern. This class is a discussion/advice session that lasts approximately one hour.

Sew Together Bag
September 14, 2019, 9:30 - 2;30
Cost: $50.00
Come and have fun! You will bring your machine and learn to make this adorable, versatile multiple zippered utility bag perfect for your quilting accessories (rotary cutter, marking pencil, thread, etc.) We have a completed sample in the store.

Embroidery Workshop
September 20, 2019, 10:00 - 12:00
Cost $20.00 (includes supplies)
Students will bring their own embroidery machine, or they may arrange with us to try before you buy and use one of ours. These workshops will feature in-the-hoop projects which are exclusive to the participants. The price includes a kit, printed instructions and embroidery design file for your machine. Come see the adorable sample.

 
Our Town
September 21, 2019, 10:00 - 1:00
Fee: $30.00 First Class, $15.00 each subsequent class
August will be the third meeting of this class. 
The first class is a preparation class. Sandy and Paula will be doing hands-on teaching of basic paper-piecing as well as a lesson in fabric selection. Bring your sewing machine and come prepared to laugh and learn! This class will regularly meet the third Saturday of each month for a total of nine months.

 
 
Machine Binding Class
Friday, September 27, 2019, 12:00 – 2:30 Fee $25.00
Paula will be teaching students her techniques for both applying and stitching down binding by machine. She will show you how to finishing your quilt with a quick, tidy and durable finish. Several quilts hanging in the shop are finished this way and they are all immaculate. Please come and take a look. Even if you have been binding your quilts for years, this is a technique worth knowing.

Beginning Machine Quilting
Friday, September 27, 2019, 9:30 – 11:30
Cost: $25.00
This is Paula’s very popular Free Motion Machine Quilting class. Learn her remarkable techniques practicing on 18” muslin quilt sandwiches. Many samples of Paula’s machine quilting are hanging in the shop. 


Ruler Work Club
 A new club will begin in October, 1:00 - 3:00
Cost is $29.99 per month
Get exclusive ruler kits and tutorials each month before they are released to the public. The HQ Ruler of the Month Club is a great opportunity to challenge your quilting skills and build ruler work confidence. Each month in the six month series features a debut acrylic ruler paired with mentorship, step-by-step video instructions and design ideas. Club members will receive a special gift from Handi Quilter for participation. Expect information in the October newsletter for details on the next session!