BJ Sewing Center

616 S. Main Street, Bourbonnais, IL  60914                                 Phone: 815-937-9955

        Hours: Mon 9-7, Tues-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3, Sun Closed

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2014 Class Schedule

Out of courtesy to others who have asthma and allergy challenges, please refrain from wearing perfumes and strong lotions to classes and club meetings. 

Thank you,
Barb and  staff

 

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The fine print:

  • All classes, times, and dates are subject to change. Please call first to make sure your class is still scheduled.
  • Classes must be pre-paid one week prior to ensure your spot.
  • Refund only if teacher cancels.

 

OPEN SEW - Every Wednesday

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $15.00 + supplies

Have a project you need help with? Not sure how to add that zipper or add that border? Come in and get help with ANY sewing project including quilt design and fabric selection, piecing, machine quilting, machine embroidery, garments, purses, home decor, etc. Don't need any help? That's OK, join us for a day of sewing, quilting, and relaxation. Bring a snack to share if you like!

OPEN SEW - 2nd Saturday of the month

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $15.00 + supplies

Have a project you need help with? Not sure how to add that zipper or add that border? Come in and get help with ANY sewing project including quilt design and fabric selection, piecing, machine quilting, machine embroidery, garments, purses, home decor, etc. Don't need any help? That's OK, join us for a day of sewing, quilting, and relaxation. Bring a snack to share if you like!

 

SERGER CLASSES

Serger classes end when you finish your project or 2:30 p.m. (whichever comes first!)

Check back for new classes
When:
Time: 
Cost:
Supplies:
Prerequisites: 

 

SEWING and QUILTING CLASSES

Quilting with Embroidery -- Use embroidery to quilt a small quilt with top, back, and batting

When: Thurs, May 15 OR Sat, May 31
Time: 10 - 4
Cost: $20.00 + supplies
Supplies: Marking tools, quilting supplies, embroidery machine with hoop, software and computer optional
Prerequisites: None

Mother/daughter/aunt/grandma/friend -- Sew with a child and make an outfit for an 18" doll

When: Sat, May 17
Time: 10 - noon
Cost: $25.00 + supplies
Supplies: material, sewing kit
Prerequisites: None

Sweatshirt Class -- Learn reverse applique

When: Fri, May 23
Time: 9:30 - 3:00
Cost: $25.00 + supplies
Supplies: Marking tools,weatshirt, 1 yd of fabric to match, Sewing kit
Prerequisites: None

 

Quilt in the Hoop -- HoopSisters Jacobean Journey -- Join us in making this beautiful quilt entirely in the hoop. Yes, you can!!

When: 3rd Monday of the Month (Informational meeting in Jan)
Time: 1:00 or 5:00 (Choose your session)
Cost: TBA at Jan meeting
Supplies: TBA at Jan meeting
Prerequisites: All embroidery machine brands welcome. Smallest hoop size that can be used to make the quilt is 150x150

 

Learn to sew Re-enactment Clothing -- What? That's right! This is a fun class for everyone whether you already know how to sew or not. We will teach you how with these simple patterns.

When: 4th Monday of the Month
Time: 5:00 - 7:00
Cost: TBA
Supplies: TBA
Prerequisites: 

 

EMBROIDERY SOFTWARE CLASSES

Software Know How - Learn what your 5D, 5D Extra, 5D Pro,  or 6D software can do.

When: 4th Tuesday of the month
Time: 9:30 a.m. 
Cost: $20.00
Supplies:  Laptop with software loaded
Prerequisites: None

 

 

KIDS CLASSES - 3rd Saturday of the month

Time: 10:00 - noon
Cost: $25.00 per class (includes supplies) starting in Jan 2014
Supplies: Bring your sewing machine if you have one.

May 17:  TBA
June 21: TBA

 

 

 

 

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