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Joan will introduce you to an adventurous exploration into appliquilting. She is a designer of over 100 patterns which are incredible detailed, and for this class you can choose a pattern from the ones in store or purchase a kit from Joan directly at the start of class. She will show you all the different tools, techniques and tips, to create your project faster and easier! Step by step she takes something detailed and easily adapts the most simple and clever way of approaching the process.

Cost: $ 120.00
Instructor Anna Laplante has been crafting and teaching moccasin making for over 25 years! In this 3-day workshop you will make your very own moccasins. (Or you can make them for someone else, just bring a tracing of their feet!) You will check the leather for imperfections and stretch before using it, then you will trace your patterns, cut out the leather and stitch them together as well as choose to line them with Sherpa and adding fur trim! Finish off your moccasins with a lovely beaded design, Anna has various bead patterns available or you can bring your own if you have a specific one in mind!

Cost: $ 175.00
12wt cottons, Spagetti and Fruitti, will be the feature in this hands-on techniques class! Students can play with the threads, experience how they run on their machines, and learn the best settings and decorative stitches to run the thread successfully. Free motion stitching, decorative machine applique and hand quilting will be covered. Serger technique samples will also be shown. You'll also learn about the benefits of Spagetti and Fruitti?s ultra-low lint finish, making it an ideal thread for reducing lint build up in the machine. These threads give projects a clean, professional stitch quality that can be relied on.

Cost: $ 40.00
12wt cottons, Spagetti and Fruitti, will be the feature in this hands-on techniques class! Students can play with the threads, experience how they run on their machines, and learn the best settings and decorative stitches to run the thread successfully. Free motion stitching, decorative machine applique and hand quilting will be covered. Serger technique samples will also be shown. You'll also learn about the benefits of Spagetti and Fruitti's ultra-low lint finish, making it an ideal thread for reducing lint build up in the machine. These threads give projects a clean, professional stitch quality that can be relied on.

Cost: $ 40.00
This class will give you the tools to make everything from a negligee to the little black dress with a built in bra! Specialist Jeanette Spornitz will teach you how draft a dress with a built in bra directly from your great fitting bra pattern. Imagine filling your wardrobe with camisoles, tank tops, tunics and dresses that support you in all the right places without added bulk, bulge or visible additional bra straps! The best part is, it'll be fitted to your exact measurements for a perfect fit.

Cost: $ 295.00
In this class you will learn the construction techniques to make a bra that looks and fits as good or better than ready-to-wear! Specialist Jeanette will adjust each person's pattern to their unique body. A kit that includes light coloured fabrics and supplies will be given to each student. There will be additional supplies available for purchase in class. Please bring a pastel coloured or white polyester thread for this class.

Cost: $ 325.00
Join us for Bernina's monthly Creative Studio Club! Focused on quick and easy projects, each lesson showcases the best of BERNINA products, features and benefits that will enhance your sewing, crafting, quilting and hobbies. Some of the lessons will cover free motion quilting skills and overlocker as well! Each contains a video featuring a camera demonstration, project and/or technique instruction handouts. Leave each lesson with new knowledge, skills and techniques to take your projects to the next level!

Cost: $ 160.00
Get the most out of your BERNINA EMBROIDERY MACHINE. Join Bev in these webinar format classes as you learn all there is to know about your machine?s embroidery and embroidery editing features. You do not have to bring your embroidery machine. Just come to class and learn all of the steps necessary to complete the project while learning editing features on your machine. Then you will take home a CD with the complete instructions, video of class instructions as well as the embroidery files(s). Each lesson will cover a different topic and project.

Cost: $ 160.00
You asked and we answered! Join us for Central's first hands-on, ongoing embroidery club that will have you leaving with expanded knowledge as well as fun and funky projects once a month! Explore which products and tools will give you the most optimum results, learn new embroidery techniques, tips and tricks from the embroidery experts and MORE! Classes include info on freestanding lace, in the hoop projects, embroidering tea towels, mastering t-shirts, and more to come.

Cost: $ 180.00
You asked and we answered! Join us for Central's first hands-on, ongoing embroidery club that will have you leaving with expanded knowledge as well as fun and funky projects once a month! Explore which products and tools will give you the most optimum results, learn new embroidery techniques, tips and tricks from the embroidery experts and MORE! Classes include info on freestanding lace, in the hoop projects, embroidering tea towels, mastering t-shirts, and more to come.

Cost: $ 180.00
Take your crafts to the next level with the Artistic Edge! Learn the ins and outs of the program so you can create the project that you want for whatever life throws at you. Whether it's a card for a special holiday, one of a kind gifts or special occasion decorations, you are sure to impress with your artistic edge creations. In this class, we will be going over the different functions and capabilities of the Artistic Edge and SimpleCut program.

Cost: $ 40.00
This beginner computer class will answer all your questions about embroidery design files in conjunction with your embroidery machine, the world wide web and windows (7 or 10). Learn how to download, purchase and file your embroidery designs as well as how to set up your computer so that each file is easy to locate. We will discuss the best websites to find free and safe designs as well as where to purchase designs from reputable sites.

Cost: $ 30.00
Create a stunning placemat that mimics a faux attic window right in your embroidery hoop! This classic design can add that touch of something special to your dinner table, or can be extended to become a table runner. These are so versatile they can be created to fit any occasion or holiday, and you can play with whichever fabric colours and designs to make it your very own. This is a class you don?t want to miss!

Cost: $ 40.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 100.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 100.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 100.00
You will learn about stabilizers, threads, etc to make your machine embroidery awesome! We will also cover how to transfer embroidery designs to your machine.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class, we will learn about the accessories that came with your machine, we will discuss the functions of your machine, maintenance and begin some techniques. The following week will cover some additional feet, special techniques and programming.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class you will learn about the parts of your serger, your accessories, threading and basic 3 and 4 thread techniques.

Cost: $ 100.00
In this class you will learn the parts of your serger, your accessories, threading and basic 3 and 4 thread techniques.

Cost: $ 100.00
Become friends with your sewing machine! This course covers everything from general maintenance to the use of a variety of stitches and machine adjustments

Cost: $ 100.00
Become friends with your sewing machine! This course covers everything from general maintenance to the use of a variety of stitches and machine adjustments.

Cost: $ 100.00
This weekly 2 hour class builds on the skills learned in the Learn to Sew class. New techniques will be taught based on the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 225.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 1.5 hour class teaches kids the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled. This class runs from January to March of 2020, and is the second quarter of the session that ran from September to November of 2019.

Cost: $ 175.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 1.5 hour class teaches kids the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 175.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 1.5 hour class teaches kids the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled.

Cost: $ 175.00
In these weekly 2 hr classes, the students will sew garments suited to their sewing ability. This class is for teens 13 & up.

Cost: $ 225.00
From beginners to more advanced, this weekly 2.5 hour class teaches adults the basics of sewing and following patterns. The teachers adapt each lesson to the skill set of those enrolled (so don't worry if you haven't taken sessions 1 and 2 yet!)

Cost: $ 200.00
Beginner sewers will learn the basics of the sewing machine, choosing a pattern, suitable fabrics, and make a simple garment from a woven fabric. Sewers with more experience will increase their skills learning about zippers, buttons and buttonholes, pockets and how to work with different fabrics.

Cost: $ 200.00
Using your selected pattern for a blouse, skirt, pants or jacket, learn to sew in zippers, buttons and buttonholes, sleeves, pockets and linings.

Cost: $ 200.00
Mother's Day is this month, why not make a beautiful Butterfly Garden quilt and spend some quality time together? This is a quick and easy project perfect for beginners, and the embroidered butterflies add a whimsical finishing touch! The pattern features large pieces of each fabric- one fat quarter or 1/4 meter makes one block. To figure out fabric requirements, just add 1/4 meters! This makes the math easy. Two embroideries can be placed anywhere you like and are pre-embroidered onto the fabric (you can do this yourself or instructor Joy can help!)

Cost: $ 60.00
This elegant modern runner is easy to make and will look perfect in the center of your dining table. During this class you will be instructed how to make one for yourself- you'll be surprised at how quick and fun it is to make! You will need 2 fabrics in contrasting colours and a 90 degree ruler. Simple and easy. Great time to have fun with quilting friends.

Cost: $ 35.00
Perfect for beginners and all skill levels! This lovely quilt is made with light and dark values and works with 2.5" strips or yardage. The illusion of light and dark lanterns is achieved all in how you arrange the fabrics! This class is fantastic and informative for all skill levels and good practice for working with values. You can easily make it larger from a lap quilt to king size, just add more blocks! See just how easy quilting can be with Joy as she steps you through how to make your own.

Cost: $ 60.00
This course is designed to teach people who are starting their journey in quilting. You will learn all the basic techniques which are needed to successfully make a quilt. In a relaxed atmosphere, we will be making one of the traditional star block, then join these blocks together into a 60? x 60? lap size quilt. This course will walk the students through all the steps; starting from the first straight cut to the finishing binding. A lot of tips included. Some homework might be required.

Cost: $ 150.00
This absolutely stunning quilt uses two coordinated sashings for variations in depth- bright colours come forward whereas darker ones recede. We love the understated beauty of the oriental fabric used however the choice is yours! Play with one or more focus fabrics along with two sashings to make your very own. Don't be intimidated- this quilt is great for advanced beginner students and above!

Cost: $ 80.00
Instructor Lois is here to help you create this beautiful work of art, perfect for a wall hanging or quilt- the choice is yours! You can create this lovely 40 inch star with an interesting twist: the colours spiral outward from the center to add a unique new look for a lone star and the best part, it?s all done with strip piecing! You can use the star by itself or add some borders to enlarge it to a bed sized quilt.

Cost: $ 60.00
Have you always wanted to learn to sew but don?t have time to take a long class? Then this is your opportunity to learn basic sewing skills and how to operate a sewing machine, in one day. You will use one of Central?s classroom sewing machines. Learn how the sewing machine works, threading it, practice stitching, cutting out fabric, sewing seams and seam finishes, applying pockets, topstitching plus more. Go home with a finished tote bag and confidence to continue more sewing projects!

Cost: $ 90.00
With many grocery stores going plastic-free, now is the time to learn to make your own reusable shopping bag! Create your own eco-friendly grocery bags to bring your groceries home in style. In this class you will create multiple grocery bags and a carrier case to easily pack your bags for your next shopping trip. No matter if you?re only going for a few things or to stock the pantry for your family, these bags will make your next shopping trip a breeze!

Cost: $ 70.00
Keep your toes cozy and stylish with a pair of me-made slippers! Make them unique with your favourite fabrics and patterns and you can craft a pair for everyone in your life with sizes from newborn to adult. These make the perfect gift for any occasion!

Cost: $ 62.00
You love to sew, but want to make garments that have that designer precision! Learn to do it right the first time.. With no ripping! You will create beautiful effects using industry and couture methods. Build a detailed reference/sample book including fast front facing, mitered hem corners, blind hems, no bulk collar points, exposed zipper, buttonhole placement, and understitching, edgestitching, interfacing tips.

Cost: $ 52.00
Learn how to make the perfect tote bag to take to class! Lots of pockets (both open and zipped), an optional strap to attach to a rolling suitcase, two bottle pockets on the outside and a zipper at the top to keep everything safe inside. Pattern comes in a large or small size.

Cost: $ 50.00
Time to flex your "software" muscles- join Bev as she puts you through your paces in the Premier+2 Ultra Software! Bring your computer with the software installed and use a variety of tools and techniques to get the most out of your program. Take home a video CD after the class with each topic recorded for later viewing and practice. Intermediate to Advanced class.

Cost: $ 50.00
Invisible stitched patched pocket is a Royals Royce when it comes to pockets! In this workshop do an invisible stitch patch pocket with the lining that is completely stitched down by machine for strength with no visible stitching on the outside. Learn how to do seven cool seam finishes, which includes Hong Kong, Bound, Flat Fell, Faux Flat Fell, French and Striped, along with a great way to finish off underlined pants with a Double French Seam and more. Learn also how to make 142? of continuous bias tape at 1 3/4? wide out of 16 1/2? square of fabric for some of these great seams. Make an unbelievable dart and pleat using one thread on your sewing machine, using only your bobbin thread in your sewing machine; great for shear fabrics or a designer detail. Master a rounded curved patch pocket with flap...do you have problems with getting your curved patch pockets to look symmetrical? A trial for most home sewers if you follow pattern instructions....not any more after this workshop!

Cost: $ 100.00
Learn to draft a really great pair of panties that will fit you! Jeanette will teach you how to draft panties fitted to your measurements and will show you how to change up the styles of panties, from briefs to bikinis. Kit includes drafting manual, fabric and elastics for 1 pair of panties.

Cost: $ 195.00
In this hands-on workshop you will learn to identify the fitting problems and how to solve them. Ron will show how to correct fitting problems regarding sloping and square shoulders, large bust, high and low bust, removal of a bust dart, broad and round upper back, sway back or down-sloping back waistline, large upper arm, tight armholes, flat seat and many more.

Cost: $ 140.00
Three days with Ron Collins and the ultimate sewing retreat. Is fitting your nemesis? Bring your favorite patterns and muslins to uncover tips and techniques for fitting. Go home with patterns altered just for you. Is it time to liberate some of those fabrics you are afraid to cut into? With Ron by your side and you working on whatever you want, he will teach you some time saving techniques for professional looking results. It's time for you to come and relaxed and have a great time, bring any sewing project your heart desires and Ron will help you overcome those trouble spots in fit and construction. Get ready to sew!

Cost: $ 325.00
FOUR days with Ron Collins and the ultimate sewing retreat. Is fitting your nemesis? Bring your favorite patterns and muslins to uncover tips and techniques for fitting. Go home with patterns altered just for you. Is it time to liberate some of those fabrics you are afraid to cut into? With Ron by your side and you working on whatever you want, he will teach you some time saving techniques for professional looking results. It's time for you to come and relaxed and have a great time, bring any sewing project your heart desires and Ron will help you overcome those trouble spots in fit and construction. Get ready to sew!

Cost: $ 435.00
Uncover great techniques for this knit know-how-to workshop. Ron will cover tips on layout, marking, cutting, interfacing, thread and appropriate needle sizes and types. Followed by a hands-on segment on making samples on seam and hem finishes, stabilizing darts, necklines and shoulder seams; plus cool seam finishes for armholes and necklines, closures and more (all samples that you take home)! Learn how to use a twin needle for decorative seams and hem along with techniques from ready-to-wear. Come learn how to sew the fabric of choice for most people....comfortable to wear, great for traveling, a great staple in your wardrobe!

Cost: $ 100.00