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Upcoming Classes & Events


December 2017

Date/Time Event

Friday
12/15/2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mug Rugs

In time for sharing hot chocolate or egg nog… make these mug rugs whimsical or fancy, make them as gifts or as part of your holiday décor.



Saturday
12/16/2017
9:30 am

Finishing School Pt 4 of 6

The goals for class are to stretch your quilting out of your comfort zone and make you fearless!



Thursday
12/21/2017
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

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


January 2018

Date/Time Event

Friday
01/05/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sewing 101 (Part 1 of 2)

This is a 9 hour introduction to sewing (all things except quilts).



Saturday
01/06/2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sewing 101 (Part 2 of 2)

This is a 9 hour introduction to sewing (all things except quilts).



Tuesday
01/09/2018
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
01/10/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wool Applique 101

The ins and outs of basic wool applique, as well as simple embroidery stitches including the blanket stitch, are learned while making this cute little snowman.



Thursday
01/11/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Boxy Tote or Tool Tote Pt 1 of 2

Learn to install stays that will keep the bag mouth open while you reach in for supplies.



Friday
01/12/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Brother Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Brother machine.



Friday
01/12/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Brother Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Brother machine.



Saturday
01/13/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Janome Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Janome machine.



Saturday
01/13/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Janome Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Janome machine.



Wednesday
01/17/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Flutter

Love the look of curves? Learn this method to create “faux” curves.



Thursday
01/18/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

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



Friday
01/19/2018
9:30 am - 11:30 am

Kids Sew! Valentines

Combine cardstock, fabric, and decorative stitches.



Saturday
01/20/2018
9:30 am

Finishing School Pt 5 of 6

The goals for class are to stretch your quilting out of your comfort zone and make you fearless!



Saturday
01/20/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Brother Embroidery Basics

Learn the basics of Brother embroidery.



Tuesday
01/23/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Westalee Basics

Using a new panel by Amanda Murphy specially designed for templates, learning to apply your Westalee Starter Set or other templates couldn’t be more fun.



Thursday
01/25/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Boxy Tote or Tool Tote Pt 2 of 2

Learn to install stays that will keep the bag mouth open while you reach in for supplies.



Saturday
01/27/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bernina Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Bernina machine.



Saturday
01/27/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Bernina Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Bernina machine.



Wednesday
01/31/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Piecing Basics

New to quilt piecing or ready to learn a few tricks to get more accurate seams?


February 2018

Date/Time Event

Thursday
02/01/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

All Bottled Up

Perfect for storing essential oils, this softly padded bag has you sewing with mesh, using cushy stabilizer, and installing a zipper.



Friday
02/02/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Imagine: Fusible Applique

Learn fusible applique techniques – raw edge finishing, layering, and more.



Saturday
02/03/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Meadow Mini Block of the Week Pt 1 of 4

4 sessions every other week: Saturdays, Feb 3. – 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:   stitching in the ditch, […]



Saturday
02/03/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Serger Basics

Learn the basics about your serger.



Thursday
02/08/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BOHO Cardigan Pt 1 of 2

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



Friday
02/09/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Textured Mug Rugs

Learn to use your smallest scraps to create textured applique embellished with decorative stitches.



Saturday
02/10/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Scan N Cut

Discover the many applications and uses of the Scan N Cut!



Tuesday
02/13/2018
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Westalee Workshop

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



Thursday
02/15/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

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



Thursday
02/15/2018
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
02/16/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Kids Sew! Textured Mug Rugs

Use small scraps to create textured applique and embellish with decorative stitches.



Saturday
02/17/2018
9:30 am

Finishing School Pt 6 of 6

The goals for class are to stretch your quilting out of your comfort zone and make you fearless!



Saturday
02/17/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Meadow Mini Block of the Week Pt 2 of 4

4 sessions every other week: Saturdays, Feb 3. – 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:   stitching in the ditch, […]



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.



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



Saturday
02/24/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bernina Embroidery Basics

Learn the basics of Bernina embroidery.



Saturday
02/24/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Janome Embroidery Basics

Learn the basics of Janome embroidery.



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

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. – 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:   stitching in the ditch, […]



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

Brother Basics

Learn the basics of navigating your Brother machine.



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

Brother Memory Basics

Explore the memory of your Brother machine.



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. – 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:   stitching in the ditch, […]


April 2018

Date/Time Event

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).


May 2018

Date/Time Event

Thursday
05/17/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

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


June 2018

Date/Time Event

Thursday
06/21/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

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


July 2018

Date/Time Event

Thursday
07/19/2018
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Embroidery Club

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


August 2018

Date/Time Event

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

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

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

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

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

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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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