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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
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
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
You will make: 16x38 Bench Easter Pillow, Fringe Chicks, Glitter eggs and carrots, Ribbon carrot tops, Dimensional Bunnies, Applique flowers and eggs.

Cost: $ 40.00
Ruth Bass will walk you step-by-step through through this Fat Quarter friendly bag. You will learn basic bag construction and how to insert a zipper. (Kits with all hardware, zippers, fabric and crystals available for purchase)

Cost: $ 40.00
Increase your serging and garment making skills with a simple V-Neck top.

Cost: $ 40.00
Sew a custom tunic with set in placket, sleeves, cuffs and collar. Learn finishing techniques to make the perfect points on your collars and cuffs and neat curved hems. 2 DAY CLASS.

Cost: $ 80.00
This 3 part class will begin with a lecture class on different techniques, fabric choices and notions and supplies. Class 2 will cover fabric placement, background choices and the process of laying everything down. And class 3 - the stitching and quilting.

Cost: $ 60.00
We're back in the Bluebonnet Shop Hop! Join us for the 21st year while we "ROCK" the Hop!

Claudia Dinnell comes back to San Antonio to teach her newest design: "A Child is Born" machine embroidery class. Cancellation Policy: Registration required due to space limitation. Store credit will be given if you cancel 30 days before the scheduled event date and only if we can fill your spot. ***

Cost: $ 175.00
Judged quilt show with over 300 quilts, boutique, raffle quilt, and 40+ vendors.

Claudia Dinnell will be teaching a digitizing class at Sew Special San Antonio. Her class will bring BERNINA V8 enthusiasts up to date on all of her current digitizing techniques. *** EVENT Cancellation Policy: Please contact the store if you need to cancel. Store credit will be given if you contact us 30 DAYS in advance and only if we are able to fill your spot***

Cost: $ 99.00
Classroom closed! We're getting ready for an upcoming event.

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

We are closed today in remembrance of those who died while serving our country.

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
SIGN UPS WILL BEGIN IN MAY! Join SSQ-KTX for our 2nd Annual - Block of the Month Club. Three color options and 6 times to choose from.

SIGN UPS WILL BEGIN IN MAY! Join SSQ-KTX for our 2nd Annual - Block of the Month Club. Three color options and 6 times to choose from.

SIGN UPS WILL BEGIN IN MAY! Join SSQ-KTX for our 2nd Annual - Block of the Month Club. Three color options and 6 times to choose from.

SIGN UPS WILL BEGIN IN MAY! Join SSQ-KTX for our 2nd Annual - Block of the Month Club. Three color options and 6 times to choose from.

SIGN UPS WILL BEGIN IN MAY! Join SSQ-KTX for our 2nd Annual - Block of the Month Club. Three color options and 6 times to choose from.

SIGN UPS WILL BEGIN IN MAY! Join SSQ-KTX for our 2nd Annual - Block of the Month Club. Three color options and 6 times to choose from.

Grab Miss Rosies Quilt Co Cake Mix Recipe cards for Moda and all the ingredients and join Jessie for this fun technique class.

Cost: $ 50.00
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
This Nine Patch Quilt pattern is fun and very versatile. The class is great for new quilters or those with some experience who would like to perfect their skills. Accurate cutting, sewing, and pressing are highlighted.

Cost: $ 60.00
This spectacular kaleidoscope quilt is easy to sew, though it looks complicated: the fabric does all the work! One large-scale print makes all the blocks, (There's a fair amount of sewing, but it is NOT difficult!)

Cost: $ 60.00
Bring beautiful designs to life by using longarm quilting rulers on your home machine.

Cost: $ 70.00
Store and carry ruler, and 18" x 24" cutting mat, rotary cutters and more in this padded carrier.

Cost: $ 60.00
Our classroom is closed. We're getting ready for an event!

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

We are closed today in remembrance of those who died while serving our country.

UPCOMING CLASSES AND EVENTS...STAY TUNED

Tri-County Quilt Show 2020

Come learn the Ins & Outs of the IQ Designer on your Solaris and Destiny.

Cost: $ FREE
This Hands-On class will teach you the basics of your new machine. All CURRENT Models welcome. ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED *** FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
Go beyond the basics and learn about the different stitches and memory of your new machine. All current models 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 basics of your new Baby Lock Jet Threading Serger. Eclipse, Imagine, Enlighten, Evolution, Ovation, Acclaim, Triumph 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 about the different feet for your new serger. Eclipse, Imagine, Enlighten, Evolution, Ovation, Acclaim, Triumph. Class 1 Required before taking this class. ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED *** ***FREE IF YOU PURCHASED YOUR MACHINE FROM SEW SPECIAL. IF NOT PLEASE CALL THE STORE FOR PRICING***

Cost: $ FREE
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
This is class is for people who have already been certified. Bring your zippers to class. Please call the store to sign up - 210-698-6076.

Cost: $ FREE
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
Free Motion Rental 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
Free Motion rental on the Regalia. 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.

Cost: $ 50.00
Come learn how to embroider on your new Baby Lock machine. You'll learn how to transfer designs, hoop, and stitch them out in this hands-on class. All current Baby Lock domestic embroidery machines welcome. New Owner Classes 1 and 2, as well as Embroidery Basics, REQUIRED prior to taking this class. *REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

Cost: $ FREE
Come learn the Ins & Outs of the IQ Designer on your Solaris and Destiny.

Cost: $ FREE
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
Learn the advanced features of your new SOLARIS, DESTINY 2, CRESCENDO, UNITY. New Owner Class 1 and 2 required before taking this class. ** Registration Required ** Free if your machine was purchased from Sew Special Quilts **

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, Eclipse, Imagine, Enlighten, Evolution, Ovation, Triumph. 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 Ovation, Triumph, and Evolution. ***Registration Required*** FREE If your machine was purchased from Sew Special Quilts***

Cost: $ FREE
Learn the advanced features of your new 790 and 880 sewing machine. Class 1 and 2 REQUIRED before taking this class. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Cost: $ FREE
This class will show you how to use all the new PLUS features on the 590, 790 Plus, and 880 Plus.

Cost: $ FREE
This hands-on class will teach you the mechanics of your new embroidery machine. All CURRENT BERNINA embroidery machines 5's, 7's, and 8's welcome in this class. New Owner Class 1 and 2 REQUIRED before taking this class. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED** CLASS IS FREE IF 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 delve deeper into the functions 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
This lecture format class will teach the basics of machine embroidery. Hoops, stabilizers, designs, O'MY! BERNINA and Baby Lock New Owners welcome. ***Registration required for class. ***

Cost: $ FREE

Calendar


BERNINA Creative Studio 2019.SATX

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.

Nine Patch Quilt.KTX

This Nine Patch Quilt pattern is fun and very versatile. The class is great for new quilters or those with some experience who would like to perfect their skills. Accurate cutting, sewing, and pressing are highlighted.

Mar 23
BERNINA Software Inspirations 2019.SATX
Mar 25
Quilting with Rulers on a Home Machine - KTX


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