What’s New!—The newest lines of fabrics include: “Dear Mum” by Robin Pickens and “Meraki” by Basic Grey. The former features large scale contemporary florals in red, coral, green and turquoise. The later features florals and geometric in beautiful bright colors.
The BERNINA Many Happy Returns Promotional
April 19 - 30
10% off (up to $1,000) of your purchase of new BERNINA Sewing, Embroidery or Quilting Machine.
We are hosting a special event for individuals who would like to find out how a top of the line BERNINA Sewing and Embroidery system can enhance their overall sewing experience. Participants will complete a “Technique Book” under the guidance of a BERNINA educator. The “Academy consists of two 6-hour sessions on May 18 and 19; 9:30 – 3:30. The cost of the event is $75.00 per person and includes a complete kit, class materials, lunch both days and 12 hours of information, fellowship, and fun. Space is limited. If interested, please call us at 334.274.0887 for more information or to register.
Brown Bag Club--Circle Game
The April meeting of the Brown Bag Club is April 9 at noon.
Modern Quilt Guild
The April Meeting is April 12 and begins at 6:30.
BERNINA Sew-cial Clubs generally meet the fourth Friday morning of the month at 10:00. The Lifestyle Club meets first and is followed by the Machine Embroidery Club. The cost to attend both clubs is $10.00 which covers the cost of the CD containing helpful information about the club projects. It is not necessary to pay in advance, but it is helpful for us to know in advance how many will be coming. The next clubs meet Friday, April 27 at 10:00.
Life Style Club Precision Patchwork
This month we will be focusing on quilting, patchwork as we construction a simple log cabin block.
All About Embroidery The Joy of Giving
Part of the joy of embroidery is to be able to give things to family and friends. We will make a project that is perfect for holding a small gift or gift card, and talk about ways that you can make any gift special with a touch of embroidery.
April 12, 2018
Dear Sewing Enthusiast,
You are cordially invited to attend BERNINA Academy at SEW BERNINA, May 18, 19 9:30 – 3:30 both days. BERNINA Academy is a 12-hour course at SEW BERNINA in which each student will learn how to sew on various fabrics with step-by-step instruction. The course will cover different seaming, hemming and embellishing techniques, attracting all types of sewers from quilters to crafters. By experimenting with different types of fabrics and techniques, the goal is to learn how BERNINA’s advanced machines can be used to dabble in costume making, home-dec sewing, or garment construction.
Each attendee will leave the academy with a completed BERNINA Academy Technique Book with twenty finished sewing samples. This book is chock-full of sewing samples and techniques for “Mastering Challenging Fabrics” such as leather, fur, chiffon, cork, knit and more. Discover ways to make sewing easier by using the best presser foot. Also learn about recommended stitches and features of BERNINA machines that will facilitate precise sewing. See how the on-board Creative Consultant can be your guide in making the best choices for any given task. Students will be inspired and encouraged to sew as they learn how to successfully work with all the new textiles available using traditional techniques.
The best part of the course is that it is open to everyone. Whether you are a seasoned pro, or you’ve never touched a sewing machine, you can attend. All attendees will walk away with tips and techniques that will both improve their sewing skills and inspire them to learn and sew more.
The cost of the event is $75.00 per person. This covers the cost of all class materials, lunch both days and 12 hours of instruction from a BERNINA Educator.
This is the perfect opportunity to see how a BERNINA Sewing and Embroidery Combo can enhance your sewing experience. Call us soon at 334.274.0887 to reserve your space or to find out more—space is limited.
Come join us!