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For new owners or those who desire a refresher, this class shows you the basic features and functions of your BERNINA. Free to those who purchase their BERNINA from Ladyfingers. CALL the Shop to Book your Space: 610-689-0068

Cost: $ FREE
For new owners or those who desire a refresher, this class shows you the basic features and functions of your BERNINA.

Cost: $ 50.00
800: Tuesday Open Sewing Day - FREE!
- Aug 22, 2017 10:00 am

A free Stitch-in for those interested in catching up on their sewing projects! Need a machine? Reserve one from Ladyfingers! Call 610 689 0068 to reserve a seat! Every Tuesday All Day!

Cost: $ FREE
800: Tuesday Open Sewing Day - FREE!
- Aug 29, 2017 10:00 am

A free Stitch-in for those interested in catching up on their sewing projects! Need a machine? Reserve one from Ladyfingers! Call 610 689 0068 to reserve a seat! Every Tuesday All Day!

Cost: $ FREE
800: Tuesday Open Sewing Day - FREE!
- Sep 05, 2017 10:00 am

A free Stitch-in for those interested in catching up on their sewing projects! Need a machine? Reserve one from Ladyfingers! Call 610 689 0068 to reserve a seat! Every Tuesday All Day!

Cost: $ FREE
For new owners or those who desire a refresher, this class shows you the advanced features and functions of your BERNINA. Free to those who purchase their BERNINA from Ladyfingers. CALL the Shop to Book your Space: 610-689-0068

For new owners or those who desire a refresher, this class shows you the advanced features and functions of your BERNINA.

Cost: $ 50.00
110: AccuQuilt GO! Club
- Sep 21, 2017 01:00 pm

Have fun exploring all the ways to bust that stash and make fabulous quilts with great results! Each month we'll focus on new techniques and projects. $10 each

Cost: $ 10.00
501: Strata Class
- Sep 22, 2017 10:30 am

The EASY way to make a stunning quilt! Choose from lap or twin size - and learn all about color placement using your fabrics or Gail's Dimples Rainbow Strata kit.

Cost: $ 45.00
101: New York Beauty
- Sep 23, 2017 10:00 am

ALL Levels | Challenging and exquisite, The New York Beauty quilt should be on everyone's list! Make your quilt as original as you with Sarah's help and expertise. Explore your creativity with the BEST!

Cost: $ 65.00
Join Gail in the one-day workshop making an easy table runner out of squares and learn to machine quilt and bind with the decorative stitches on your machine! Even if you have a basic model machine, many of the utility stitches can be altered to make beautiful looks for your creation. You'll select decorative threads and learn all the secrets to make a great project to grace your home.

Cost: $ 35.00
605: Rulers for Rookies with Lisa Calle
- Sep 28, 2017 01:00 pm

So you’re not ready for the Major Leagues when it comes to working with rulers, no worries. Join Lisa in Rulers for Rookies and be ready for three full hours of ruler action. This class is a comprehensive hands on class incorporating not only straight edges and circles BUT some of the other Quilter’s Groove Rulers as well. Regardless of whether you’ve never touched a ruler, or feel that your skills could use a little coaching this class is for you! Lisa will coach her team of “temporary” Rookies to victory while working on the Ohio star quilt block panel. She will have you pushing those days of feeling like a Rookie aside and have you ready for the Pros!

Cost: $ 55.00
326: Cathedral Windows
- Sep 28, 2017 04:00 pm

In this class we will focus on making a pin cushion to learn the traditional Cathedral Window techniques. We will also provide demonstrations of some of the more contemporary techniques in the book. You will learn the techniques you need to complete all of the blocks in the class sample

Cost: $ 35.00
Its time to dust off that Embroidery Module and get over your fear of Embroidery. This is the perfect class to learn some basic Embroidery techniques. Bill will guide you every step of the way toward creating a stunning Free Standing 3D Applique & Lace Pumpkin that you will be proud to display in your home.

Cost: $ 35.00
Get Ready! We are going to be taking off on a 5 month "Charmed Adventure" with the 2017 HoopSisters EmbroidaBlock of the Month. This beautiful quilt has a Paper Pieced Center, blocks that stitch out in 10 to 30 minutes and even a Sampler layout. Block sizes range from 5", 6", 7", 8" and 9". Quilt finish sizes depend on which block size you choose! A 5" block makes approximately a 39 1/4" x 49" quilt. The 9" block size makes a finish size of approximately 70" x 87.5". A minimum 5x7 sewing field is required for this class. Come see what your embroidery machine was meant to do!" Course is divided into 5 lessons: Saturdays from 10AM-1PM; , April 8, May 6, June 3, July 1,July 15, August 5.

Cost: $ 199.00
Smaller than a traditional table runner, this serving strip is designed to be used in the center of a table or buffet as a place to set hot serving dishes. Simple piecing and quilting-in-the-hoop techniques make it quick to stitch and fun to make. Learn from OESD Certified Embroidery Specialist - Bill Tesar about thread selection, hooping methods, and suitable designs for in-the-hoop quilting as you stitch this useful item for your home. Finished size: 9” x 29½” This project is compatible with any embroidery machine that has the capability to stitch 5” x 7”designs.

Cost: $ 35.00
For new owners or those who desire a refresher, this class shows you the Embroidery features and functions of your BERNINA. Free to those who purchase their BERNINA from Ladyfingers. CALL the Shop to Book your Space: 610-689-0068

For new owners or those who desire a refresher, this class shows you the embroidery features and functions of your BERNINA.

Cost: $ 50.00
510: Ombre Quilt
- Oct 12, 2017 10:30 am

We just love our great selection of Ombre fabrics - and you'll love what Gail's figured out what to do with them!! Super fast strip piecing - this is a great project for your Accuquilt cutter, or rotary cutter. You'll make a super simplified Bargello style quilt - any size you like from placemat to King size!

Cost: $ 45.00
108: Strips and Stripes
- Oct 14, 2017 10:00 am

We'll use those striped fabrics you've been hoarding and combine them with strip piecing and bold graphic or large scale prints for a fabulous result. All with a basic nine-patch layout and some half square triangles

Cost: $ 65.00
600: Divide & Design
- Oct 26, 2017 01:00 pm

Do you feel overwhelmed when gazing upon a quilt feeling anxious that something creative and beautiful is beyond your scope? Have you observed pieces designed by quilters and thought "where do they come up with such originality?" You are not alone, and the cure for such reluctance is just a class away. With Lisa's 3 step process you will approach the idea of quilting in a completely new way. Over the course of this class you will divide large areas of your quilt into manageable small spaces, gaining the confidence and skill needed to produce a design that will make your quilt top sing and have you smiling with pride! You will soon discover that anyone can transform the everyday quilt into a masterpiece, and moreover turn those special quilts into treasured heirlooms. So don't let Quilter's Agoraphobia keep you from doing what you love; let Lisa's class provide the freedom needed to bring out the quilter in you!

Cost: $ 45.00
327: Quilt-As-You-Go
- Oct 26, 2017 04:00 pm

This Quilt-As- You-Go class will focus on the history of and the techniques used in making the “Potholder” quilts during the Civil War. This method of quilting is still applicable today for finishing up all of those unfinished blocks that most quilters have stored away somewhere. We will work on finishing two of your orphan blocks in class.

Cost: $ 35.00
502: Machine Applique
- Nov 01, 2017 10:30 am

Learn all the tricks to great looking machine applique with decorative stitches! Choose from one of our great kits or bring your own project!

Cost: $ 35.00
Join us for a fun morning of exploring the visual beauty of the “Patchwork of the Crosses” blocks. Learn to do the English paper piecing technique (hand sewing), and apply it to these blocks. You will add your own individual creativity and flair to make one block using the fabrics, tools and techniques that are available to us today.

Cost: $ 35.00
105: Tiger Melon, Tiger Moon
- Dec 02, 2017 10:00 am

In this class you will be Paper-Piecing with two classic shapes; the melon and a round form. You will also be working with tapered stripes, allowing you to experiment with colors and fabric, dark and light, sun and shadow. You can start to design your own project from table runner, lap or even bed quilt!

Cost: $ 65.00
Exclusive information on what will be new in the innovative production and promotion of Aurifil. Introduction to Aurifil thread weights, tips on the best uses for each weight and care instructions. Enjoy inspirational collection of artworks made by popular designers using Aurifil Threads.

Cost: $ 5.00
Exclusive information on what will be new in the innovative production and promotion of Aurifil. Introduction to Aurifil thread weights, tips on the best uses for each weight and care instructions. Enjoy inspirational collection of artworks made by popular designers using Aurifil Threads.

Cost: $ 5.00
Visit Ladyfingers at this exciting show!

Join us in our spacious and well-lit classroom for some wonderful conversation and friendship while you learn or improve your quilting skills
You can register here on-line for our classes, or, we still accept phone registration - and any questions you may have! - at 610-689-0068.
Supply lists will be sent via email or listed directly in class description.
Lunch break is about 20-30 minutes. You may bring lunch or a snack. We have a refrigerator and a microwave available for use. If you wish to leave for lunch, you have several choices close by: 
Yellow House Hotel - Bridge Inn - Andy Pepper's.
Class fee is due upon registration and is for class instruction only - supplies and patterns are extra, unless so stated.
If you are interested in using one of our BERNINA machines, please let us know when you register so we can reserve one for you.
Porter Service: For those who need assistance, we will carry your machine from your car to the classroom and back.
Cancellations: If you cancel your class 8 or more days prior to the beginning of class, a refund will be given. Any cancellations within 7 days of the class are non-refundable unless the class is cancelled due to weather conditions or minimum enrollment is not met. Classes begin at the scheduled time. Please arrive 15 minutes early to give yourself enough time to set up for class. In fairness to fellow classmates, please do not ask the instructor to "catch you up" during class time if you arrive late or miss a class. We also ask you to refrain from wearing perfume on your class day as many people are sensitive to fragrances. Thank you!
Levels:
*Beginner Class These classes are easy. They are geared to an individual who has little to no sewing experience. They require basic straight sewing, very few curves and very little in sewing equipment.
*Intermediate Class These classes are geared to the individual who has some very basic sewing skills and has a very basic understanding of sewing terms. They may be challenging to someone with no sewing experience.
*Advanced Class These classes are for the individual who has a good grasp on sewing, experience with patterns and sewing terms. They have a good supply of equipment and a basic understanding of how to use their equipment.
We look forward to having you join us for a fun day of learning and friendship!!