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Upcoming Classes & Events


February 2018

Date/Time Event

Tuesday
02/20/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Quilt Feathers with Westalee Templates

Learn to make feathers with straight, curved, and circular spines. Learn to round corners and to vary the size of your feathers.



Wednesday
02/21/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

June Quilt Pt 1 of 2

Bring your strings – any fabric strips smaller than 2” and learn how to create string blocks.



Thursday
02/22/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BOHO Cardigan Pt 2 of 2

Transform a simple cardigan pattern into something that says “wow” with a sharkbite hemline.



Friday
02/23/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Embroidery Stabilizer Basics

Learn about the wide variety of stabilizers available for embroidery.



Friday
02/23/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Stabilizer Basics

Learn about the wide variety of stabilizers available for embroidery.



Saturday
02/24/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Wednesday
02/28/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

June Quilt Pt 2 of 2

Bring your strings – any fabric strips smaller than 2” and learn how to create string blocks.


March 2018

Date/Time Event

Friday
03/02/2018
9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Brother Camera

Explore all the functions of your machine’s built in camera.



Saturday
03/03/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Meadow Mini Block of the Week Pt 3 of 4

4 sessions every other week: Saturdays,  Feb 3., Feb. 17, Mar. 3 and Mar. 17, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Make and quilt 6 blocks over 8 weeks.  Quilt-as-you-go into a 53” quilt, OR create 6 mini projects. Piecing techniques include perfect hourglass blocks, snowball technique, fussy cutting, and ½ square triangles.  Quilting techniques include:  […]



Saturday
03/03/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Janome Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Janome machine.



Wednesday
03/07/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Friday
03/09/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bernina Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Bernina machine.



Friday
03/09/2018
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Bernina Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Bernina machine.



Saturday
03/10/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Brother Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Brother machine.



Saturday
03/10/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Brother Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Brother machine.



Saturday
03/10/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Second Saturday Special

Every second Saturday of the month, join one of our fabulous teachers to learn a technique, to be inspired, and/or to see how to use a great sewing/quilting tool. You pay the teacher; we reward you for attending with a $5 (or better) STORE SPECIAL selected to pair with the presentation!



Saturday
03/10/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Brother Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Brother machine.



Saturday
03/10/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Brother Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Brother machine.



Wednesday
03/14/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Thursday
03/15/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).



Saturday
03/17/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Meadow Mini Block of the Week Pt 4 of 4

4 sessions every other week: Saturdays,  Feb 3., Feb. 17, Mar. 3 and Mar. 17, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Make and quilt 6 blocks over 8 weeks.  Quilt-as-you-go into a 53” quilt, OR create 6 mini projects. Piecing techniques include perfect hourglass blocks, snowball technique, fussy cutting, and ½ square triangles.  Quilting techniques include:  […]



Wednesday
03/21/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Spool Wallet

This class features bag making techniques including buttons, elastic, and zipper.



Friday
03/23/2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Jelly-Roll Rug

Here is a super cheerful way to personalize a space! Learn the techniques to making the fabric coil and sewing a perfectly flat rug.



Saturday
03/24/2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Paper Piecing a New York Beauty

Learn the steps to making this fabulous New York Beauty Block with instructions that simplify paper piecing the spikes and setting in the curved pieces.



Tuesday
03/27/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

T – Shirt Quilt Pt 1of 2

Learn to stabilize t-shirt knits and turn them into a memory quilt.



Thursday
03/29/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Brother Touch Pen: Sewing

Explore options, functions and features found only on the V series machines: touch pen, directional stitching, settings, and multi-hooping to name just a few.



Thursday
03/29/2018
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Brother Touch Pen: Embroidery

Explore options, functions and features found only on the V series machines: touch pen, directional stitching, settings, and multi-hooping to name just a few.


April 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
04/04/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Friday
04/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Serger Basics

Understand the stitch, threading order and functions of your serger.



Saturday
04/07/2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mini Diva Wallet

Fun little wallet with which to learn to make accordian sides and to install an easy closure with the 4 1/2″ metal frame.



Tuesday
04/10/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

T – Shirt Quilt Pt 2 of 2

Learn to stabilize t-shirt knits and turn them into a memory quilt.



Saturday
04/14/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Second Saturday Special

Every second Saturday of the month, join one of our fabulous teachers to learn a technique, to be inspired, and/or to see how to use a great sewing/quilting tool. You pay the teacher; we reward you for attending with a $5 (or better) STORE SPECIAL selected to pair with the presentation!



Saturday
04/14/2018
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Custom Quilting on your Longarm/Shortarm

Explore the many designs that can be quilted on your longarm/shortarm machine using straight-edged and curved rulers.



Wednesday
04/18/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Crown Royal Quilt Pt 1 of 2

Turn that collection of Crown Royal Bags into a treasured quilt.



Thursday
04/19/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).



Saturday
04/21/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bernina Embroidery Basics

Learn the basics of Bernina embroidery.



Saturday
04/21/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Janome Embroidery Basics

Learn the basics of Janome embroidery.



Saturday
04/21/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Brother Embroidery Basics

Learn the basics of Brother embroidery.



Thursday
04/26/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Knit T-Shirt Pt 2 of 2

With a modern fit, the Lark Tee is ideal for layering.  The pattern includes four sleeves and four necklines that are interchangeable resulting in 16 potential different tees in one pattern.  Techniques include sewing with knits using stretch stitches, hemming knits and attaching binding. Supplies : Lark Tee by Grainline Studio Fabric according to pattern […]



Friday
04/27/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bernina Stitch Regulator Basics

Understand the different modes of your Bernina Stitch Regulator.



Friday
04/27/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bernina 7 & 8 Series

This class is for owners of Bernina series 710-790 and 800 machines. The first half of class covers the unique sewing features of the 7 series – dual feed, function programming, and directional stitching.
The second half of class is for owners of machine with embroidery capability.



Saturday
04/28/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Brother Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Brother machine.



Saturday
04/28/2018
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Brother Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Brother machine.


May 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
05/02/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Wednesday
05/02/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Crown Royal Quilt Pt 2 of 2

Turn that collection of Crown Royal Bags into a treasured quilt.



Friday
05/04/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Janome Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Janome machine.



Friday
05/04/2018
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Janome Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Janome machine.



Saturday
05/05/2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bernina Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Bernina machine.



Saturday
05/05/2018
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Bernina Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Bernina machine.



Friday
05/11/2018
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thread Painting

Learn to paint with your sewing machine, a technique of Nancy Prince, using your zigzag stitch.



Saturday
05/12/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Summer Class Preview

Every calendar quarter, we invite you to see what’s new, and our instructors invite you to preview upcoming classes.



Saturday
05/12/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Embroidery Stabilizer Basics

Learn about the wide variety of stabilizers available for embroidery.



Friday
05/18/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Friday
05/18/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting



Saturday
05/19/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

Explore the many applications of the Westalee 6 Piece Sampler Starter Set templates for domestic machine or longarm quilting


June 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
06/06/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Saturday
06/09/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Second Saturday Special

Every second Saturday of the month, join one of our fabulous teachers to learn a technique, to be inspired, and/or to see how to use a great sewing/quilting tool. You pay the teacher; we reward you for attending with a $5 (or better) STORE SPECIAL selected to pair with the presentation!


July 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
07/04/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Saturday
07/14/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Second Saturday Special

Every second Saturday of the month, join one of our fabulous teachers to learn a technique, to be inspired, and/or to see how to use a great sewing/quilting tool. You pay the teacher; we reward you for attending with a $5 (or better) STORE SPECIAL selected to pair with the presentation!


August 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
08/01/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Saturday
08/11/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Fall Class Preview

Every calendar quarter, we invite you to see what’s new, and our instructors invite you to preview upcoming classes.



Thursday
08/16/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).


September 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
09/05/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Saturday
09/08/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Second Saturday Special

Every second Saturday of the month, join one of our fabulous teachers to learn a technique, to be inspired, and/or to see how to use a great sewing/quilting tool. You pay the teacher; we reward you for attending with a $5 (or better) STORE SPECIAL selected to pair with the presentation!



Thursday
09/20/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).


October 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
10/03/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Saturday
10/13/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Second Saturday Special

Every second Saturday of the month, join one of our fabulous teachers to learn a technique, to be inspired, and/or to see how to use a great sewing/quilting tool. You pay the teacher; we reward you for attending with a $5 (or better) STORE SPECIAL selected to pair with the presentation!



Thursday
10/18/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).


November 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
11/07/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Saturday
11/10/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Winter Class Preview

Every calendar quarter, we invite you to see what’s new, and our instructors invite you to preview upcoming classes.



Thursday
11/15/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).


December 2018

Date/Time Event

Wednesday
12/05/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

What's New Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of the month, at 1 pm, be HERE for Door Prizes, Fresh Ideas, and New Products!



Thursday
12/20/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

Come for a demonstration. Bring your machine, stay and play till 5:30 p.m. (optional).


Upcoming Events

Contact Us

The Sewing Center Inc.
120 Knollwood Dr.
Rapid City, SD 57701 USA
Phone: (605) 348-1010

Our Hours

Tuesday — Friday
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturdays
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

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