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Classes & Events

You will find a full selection of sewing and quilting classes at Sew Special Quilts.
From beginning quilting, sewing, garment making, $5 Quilt, and Embroidery Club,
we strive to be your one-stop shop for sewing expertise.

All class times and dates are subject to change.
 
Please be sure to register for all classes so that you are made aware of changes.

What Should You Bring to Class?
 Every class will have its own supply list published on the class description however it would be a good idea to
bring along basic sewing/quilting supplies. 


Class & Club Cancellation:  Please call the store to cancel.
SATX - 210.698.6076     KTX - 281-717-8033
There are NO REFUNDS for class cancellations.
You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot.
 
Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Event Cancellation:  Please call the store to cancel.
SATX - 210.698.6076     KTX - 281-717-8033
There are NO REFUNDS for event cancellations. 
You may receive a store credit when you cancel 30 days before the scheduled event date if we can fill your spot. 
Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.
THIS CALENDAR CONTAINS CLASSES AND EVENTS FROM BOTH LOCATIONS.

Classes


Fitting group meets here in our classroom monthly. For American Sewing Guild members.

Cost: $ FREE
Previously "Club Day" the BERNINA Creative Studio will feature 3 lessons each month: Embroidery, a Technique, and a Project. Held the 4th Saturday of the month (unless otherwise specified.) **Registration is required. Class & Club Cancellation: Please call the store to cancel. SATX - 210.698.6076 You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot. Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Cost: $ 10.00
The BERNINA Software Inspirations will be held monthly and will encourage you to use your software and embroider in more creative ways. Get ready for this fun SKILL BUILDER club. 4 DesignWorks lessons will be included throughout the year. **Registration is required. Class & Club Cancellation: Please call the store to cancel 210.698.6076 You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot. Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Cost: $ 10.00
Linda Heatherley explores the world of mid-arm quilting. This club is FREE to anyone who purchased their Midarm from Sew Special Quilts.

Cost: $ FREE
Meeting to share ideas with new & seasoned longarm machine quilters. This meeting is hosted by quilting enthusiast in our classroom but with no affiliation to Sew Special.

Cost: $ FREE
This fun class will allow you to play on all the fun new embroidery features on the BERNINA 590 while making beautiful Christmas place mats and napkins. We provide the machine and materials!

Cost: $ 40.00
This is a fun little pattern makes 3 pincushions using 1 mini charm pack, 1 fat eights, fusible batting and 3 cups of crushed walnut shells. The perfect gift for your guild friends!

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn how to make rayon pajama pants in this fun and beginner friendly class.

Cost: $ 40.00
Make a pineapple quilt using the Creative Grids Pineapple Quilt Trim Tool

Cost: $ 50.00
We're taking the day to sew more surgical caps for the kiddos at Santa Rosa Children's Hospital. Pot Luck!

Cost: $ FREE
Come serge a reversible Christmas stocking with Jackie. You'll learn how to quilt and gather with the serger with this fun project. Use your serger or borrow one of ours!

Cost: $ 40.00
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Year long block of the month. Runs October-September Due to severe allergies and asthma PLEASE COME FRAGRANCE FREE

Cost: $ FREE
Create a tote using an interfacing template, set grommets, use 60 degree angles for creating strata designs and have fun doing it!

Cost: $ 60.00
Join Heidi Staples, Fabric Mutt for a fun morning as she shows some of the projects from her most recent book, Patchwork USA. She'll be signing books too! We'll have books available for purchase and we'll apply the price of the class toward the cost of the book. Be sure to have Miss Heidi sign it while she's here.

Cost: $ 10.00
Select twelve fat quarters and join us on Fat Quarter Friday to piece a 12-Pack Quilt using Barbara Groves' book. These simple techniques will hone your piecing skills as we swap quilting stories during class. (Registration Required)

Cost: $ 40.00
Need extra help on a pattern or technique? Jackie will be there to assist with all your sewing and serging questions. **Bring your projects, machine, and snack to share.**

Cost: $ 40.00
Let's get together and have some good silly fun making house blocks with this great scrap buster pattern!! Class will take place 9:30-2:00 with open sew from 2:00-3:30. ***Registration Required***

Cost: $ 50.00
Introducing our new Loyalty program! Join us the Second Saturday in May, July, September, October and on Small Business Saturday for our Customer Appreciation Days. NO BAGS * NO COUPONS * JUST OUR APPRECIATION All customers receive 15% Off! If you spend $1,000+ from Jan.1- November 2019 you will receive 25% off. Be sure to pick up your VIP card in May.

Judged quilt show with over 300 quilts, boutique, raffle quilt, and 40+ vendors.

We are closed for Labor Day! Enjoy your day sewing!!

Join the San Antonio Modern Quilt Guild as they showcase and auction off quilted designs.

The San Antonio Modern Quilt Guild hosts their monthly meeting here at the store. Visitors welcome

Our mission is to network and share ideas, tips, techniques, projects and information pertinent to our Bernina 820/880/830 sewing machines and related accessories. - Hosted by Nancy at SSQ-KTX

Cost: $ FREE
BERNINA Creative Studio will feature 3 lessons each month: Embroidery, a Technique, and a Project **Registration is required. Class & Club Cancellation: Please call the store to cancel. KTX 281-717-8033. You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot. Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Cost: $ 10.00
BERNINA Creative Studio will feature 3 lessons each month: Embroidery, a Technique, and a Project **Registration is required. Class & Club Cancellation: Please call the store to cancel. KTX 281-717-8033. You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot. Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Cost: $ 10.00
Learn to use the new range of exciting features packed into BERNINA's Software 8. ** ONLY SIGN UP FOR YOUR FIRST CLASS**

Cost: $ 75.00
The BERNINA Software Inspirations will be held monthly and will encourage you to use your software and embroider in more creative ways. Get ready for this fun SKILL BUILDER club. 4 DesignWorks lessons will be included throughout the year. **Registration is required. Class & Club Cancellation: Please call the store to cancel 281.717.8033 You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot. Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Cost: $ 10.00
Learn to use the new range of exciting features packed into BERNINA's Software 8. ** ONLY SIGN UP FOR YOUR FIRST CLASS**

Cost: $ 75.00
The BERNINA Software Inspirations will be held monthly and will encourage you to use your software and embroider in more creative ways. Get ready for this fun SKILL BUILDER club. 4 DesignWorks lessons will be included throughout the year. **Registration is required. Class & Club Cancellation: Please call the store to cancel 281.717.8033 You may receive a store credit when you cancel 72 hours before the scheduled class if we can fill your spot. Store Credit cannot be given on No Shows.

Cost: $ 10.00
A new Embroidery Club for Beginners and Intermediate will be held the second Saturday of the month. Learn a new technique and get familiar with the correct stabilizer to use with a variety of projects taught each month. All Machine Makes and Models are welcome, with some working knowledge of machine.

Cost: $ 20.00
Twelve fabrics come together to make this captivating pattern that brings Christmas cheer to any room. This pattern features all straight-line sewing and no tricky seams to match up. The class will stress accurate seam allowances, proper pressing, and precise cutting techniques that make it great for beginning quilters.

Cost: $ 60.00
Machine embroider these fun little Kimberbell ornaments.

Cost: $ 60.00
In this class we will be putting together the traditional and ever versatile log cabin block to create an eye-catching table runner. You?ll be amazed at how quickly this project comes together.

Cost: $ 60.00
Come learn to paper piece this wonderful Christmas Tree Wall Hanging. This fun tree will measure 17 x 41 inches, making it perfect for a cubicle, apartment, or nursing/hospital room. Hang small ornaments on it to make it even more festive.

Cost: $ 60.00
Create a Christmas Bench Pillow using Elizabeth Hartman?s Penguin Party Pattern. The class price includes the pattern and materials needed to make the bench pillow. This project is suitable for confident beginner and intermediate skilled quilters.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn the fun and exciting Quilt as You Go technique while we create this adorable Christmas Tree table runner. This class is suitable for confident beginners.

Cost: $ 60.00
This year long block of the month runs from June-May. You'll learn new techniques, tips, tricks, all while having fun playing with ombre fabrics.

Cost: $ FREE
This year long block of the month runs from June-May. You'll learn new techniques, tips, tricks, all while having fun playing with ombre fabrics.

Cost: $ FREE
This year long block of the month runs from June-May. You'll learn new techniques, tips, tricks, all while having fun playing with ombre fabrics.

Cost: $ FREE
This year long block of the month runs from June-May. You'll learn new techniques, tips, tricks, all while having fun playing with ombre fabrics.

Cost: $ FREE
This year long block of the month runs from June-May. You'll learn new techniques, tips, tricks, all while having fun playing with ombre fabrics.

Cost: $ FREE
This year long block of the month runs from June-May. You'll learn new techniques, tips, tricks, all while having fun playing with ombre fabrics.

Cost: $ FREE
5 PowerPoint presentations scattered with hands on breakout sessions to build skills in shopping/rotary cutting, piecing,quilting. 6 Skill Building Classes 1)Planning to Quilt - 2 hrs 2) Fabric Choices & Cutting - 2 hrs 3) Piecing Sashing and Borders - 2 hrs 4) The Binding and Application - 3 hrs 5) Preparing for Top Quilting - 4 hrs 6) PhD/Starting or Finishing a Quilt - 5 hrs Call 281-717-8033 to sign up for ALL modules to receive your discount or sign up online for each module you are interested in attending.

Cost: $ 45.00
Come use your machine embroidery skills to create this beautiful Christmas pillow. All machine types are welcome. This is a class for confident beginning machine embroidery students and up.

Cost: $ 50.00
Choose either the Michelle Watts Glory or Scrappy Kind of Love patterns and come learn tips for putting together these fun jelly roll and layer cake friendly quilts in 2 different sizes. Learn accurate cutting and piecing techniques to make either a wall hanging or throw size quilt.

Cost: $ 60.00
This series is for the true beginner or for those who are looking to brush up on a techniques. Each Monday Lisa will host a 3-Hour technique workshop on topics such as Rotary Cutting Basics, Machine Applique, Foundations Paper Piecing, Perfect Borders, and sew many more! Sign up for all or pick and choose.

Cost: $ 30.00
Come make either the Shooting Stars Table Runner or Pillow in this 1 day class. You will learn accurate cutting and piecing techniques. These would make great Christmas gifts!

Cost: $ 60.00
Join Store Manager, Debra, in this colorful and fun monthly sewing club. Come to club and learn tips and tricks for sewing each month's table runner. Please call the store to sign up and to provide your payment information to be charged each month. By signing up you are committing to the full 12 month program.

Cost: $ 40.00
Introducing our new Loyalty program! Join us the Second Saturday in May, July, September, October and on Small Business Saturday for our Customer Appreciation Days. NO BAGS * NO COUPONS * JUST OUR APPRECIATION All customers receive 15% Off! If you spend $1,000+ from Jan.1- November 2019 you will receive 25% off. Be sure to pick up your VIP card in May.

We close early the day before Thanksgiving and will be closed Thanksgiving day.

UPCOMING CLASSES AND EVENTS...STAY TUNED

Tri-County Quilt Show 2020

Going beyond the basics! This class will teach you all the fun and creative options your machine has to offer. 790 and 880 machines welcome. ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED *** FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
This Hands-On class will teach you the mechanics of machine embroidery. ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED *** FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
This hands-on class will teach you the basic functions of your new machine. All CURRENT machines welcome (215, 330, 350, 435, 475, 480, 535, 570, 590, 740, 770, 790 & 880) ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED *** ***FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
This second hand's-on class will explore additional functions and the many stitches of your new machine. 435, 475, 480, 535, 570, 590, 740, 770, 790 & 880 ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED *** FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
This lecture format class will teach the basics of machine embroidery. Hoops, stabilizers, designs, O'MY! ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED***

Cost: $ FREE
Expanding upon Class 1. Come learn more advanced techniques of the newest embroidery software from BERNINA. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED ***FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
Learn the advanced techniques of Version 8.1 Software. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED ***FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
This is the final installment of BERNINA V8 Software. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED ***FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
Computerized edge to edge rentals on the BERNINA Q24. We require a 2 hour minimum rental fee of $50 and our cost is $25 per hour. If you go over the two hour time frame you will be charged $25 per hour. Rental time ends at 5.

Cost: $ 50.00
Computerized edge to edge rentals on the BERNINA Q24. We require a 2 hour minimum rental fee of $50 and cost is $25 per hour. If you go over the two hour time frame you will be charged $25 per hour. Rental time ends at Noon. If you need an all day rental please contact the store. (210-698-6076)

Cost: $ 50.00
Come get certified in using our three longarms. We'll teach you everything from loading to computerized set-up.

Cost: $ 75.00
Computerized edge to edge rentals on the APQS Millie. We require a 2 hour minimum rental fee of $50 and our cost is $25 per hour. If you go over the two hour time frame you will be charged $25 per hour. Rental time ends at 4.

Cost: $ 50.00
Computerized edge to edge rentals on the APQS Millie. We require a 2-hour minimum rental fee of $50 and our cost is $25 per hour. If you go over the two-hour time frame you will be charged $25 per hour. Rental time ends at Noon.

Cost: $ 50.00
Machine embroider a fun little Kimberbell ornament.

Cost: $ 60.00
This Hands-On class will teach you the basics of your new machine. All current models welcome. Accord, Aria, Aventura 2, Crescendo, Destiny 2, Journey, Lyric, Presto 2, Solaris, Soprano, Unity, and Verve. ***Registration Required *** FREE if your machine was purchased from Sew Special Quilts**

Cost: $ FREE
This Hands-On class will delve further into the advanced features of your new machine. All current models welcome. Accord, Aria, Aventura 2, Crescendo, Destiny 2, Journey, Lyric, Presto 2, Solaris, Soprano, Unity, and Verve.

Cost: $ FREE
This hands-on class will teach you the basics of your new Baby Lock Jet Threading Serger. Acclaim, Eclipse, Imagine, Enlighten, Evolution, Ovation, Triumph welcome. **FREE if your machine was purchased from Sew Special Quilts**

Cost: $ FREE
This Hands-On class will teach you all about the feet for your new serger. Acclaim, Accolade, Celebrate, Eclipse, Evolution, Imagine, Triumph, Vibrant, Victory. CLASS ONE REQUIRED PRIOR TO TAKING CLASS 2. ** REGISTRATION REQUIRED...FREE if the machine was purchased from Sew Special Quilts**

Cost: $ FREE
This class will teach you the Cover and Chain stitches on the Accolade, Triumph, and Evolution. ***Registration Required*** FREE If your machine was purchased from Sew Special Quilts***

Cost: $ FREE
This hands-on class is designed for the new 4's, 5's, 7's, and 880 machines. You'll learn all the basics of your new machine including winding and loading a bobbin, threading, and selecting stitches. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED ** FREE IF YOUR MACHINE WAS PURCHASED FROM SEW SPECIAL QUILTS**

Cost: $ FREE
This hands-on class will teach you the basic functions of your new machine. Bernette's, 215, 330 and 350 machines welcome.

Cost: $ FREE
This Hands-On class will delve deeper into the functions and settings of your machine. Class 1 required before taking Class 2. ** Registration Required! Class is FREE if you purchased your machine from Sew Special Quilts**

Cost: $ FREE

Calendar


12 Days: Paper Pieced Christmas Tree.KTX

Come learn to paper piece this wonderful Christmas Tree Wall Hanging. This fun tree will measure 17 x 41 inches, making it perfect for a cubicle, apartment, or nursing/hospital room. Hang small ornaments on it to make it even more festive.

Jul 18
Longarm Group - SATX
Jul 18
2019 $5 Quilt.THUR 6:15. KTX
Jul 19
2019 $5 Quilt.FRI 9:30.KTX


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