Upcoming Classes


Do you have a panel you love but, don’t have a pattern to showcase it properly? Please, come and join me using your panel and matching fabric doing this pattern that is fast and fun to do.
Date – Surrey: Saturday, Sep. 21 10:00am – 4:00pm
Fee: $ 45 + Pattern $15
Instructor: Sandi Bajcar
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

1 Spot Remaining – Kimberbell Too Cute to Spook

On the haunt for some machine embroidery fun? Frankly my dear, you can’t miss this spook-tacular event. Make six exclusive spooky cute event projects to trick out your manor or just treat a Friday,end. Create an adorable Monday,ster munch cinch sack, quilted pumpkin candle mat, a zipper pouch any witch would want and a few others. Improve your embroidery skills, learn new techniques, and have a fa-boo-lous time! This event is suitable for the beginner all the way to the most advanced embroiderer, you can even test one of our embroidery machines if you don’t have one. In this event you will learn: single-hoop embroidery on a ready-made article, multi hooping, piecing in the hoop, how to install a zipper, embroider a quilted design and so much more. Included with your Kimberbell event, you’ll receive an exclusive sewing bag completely filled with Kimberbell fabric, paper tape, ribbon, buttons, and more to make six amazing event projects. We’ll even cut the stabilizer for you! You just need to come with your machine and a few basic supplies and be ready to have fun. We will even provide lunch.
Date – Surrey: Monday, Sep. 23 & Tuesday, Sep. 24 10:00am – 5:00pm each day
Event Coordinator: Kerri Sketchley & Lori Bandong
Fee: $229

Janome Event – Divide & Conquer

Introducing our new Fall 2019 machines and more… Take sewing and embroidery to new heights by separating functions and getting more done! Discover incredible new machine features as well as how to put our Janome and Artistic embroidery software to work for you… Creating unique and new embroidery designs to embellish projects. Come and Learn from Janome’s Educator, Anne-Margaret Vose. Seating is limited. Call now (604-507-2841) to reserve your spot.
Date – Surrey: Friday, Oct. 4 10:00am – 1:00pm
Instructor: Anne-Margaret Vose – Janome Educator
Fee: NA
Skill Level: Beginner and Beyond

Janome Event – Quilting Buffet:

Love quilting? Come dine with us as you sample and learn a dozen different ways to quilt your quilts; from free motion, to ruler quilting, to software driven options, to appliquilting and more. This is a wonderful skills booster class where you will be inspired to expand your quilting tool belt to include many different techniques which you may not have previously considered. Come and Learn from Janome’s Educator, Anne-Margaret Vose. Seating is limited. Call now (604-507-2841) to reserve your spot.
Date – Surrey: Friday, Oct. 4 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Instructor: Anne-Margaret Vose – Janome Educator
Fee: NA
Skill Level: Beginner and Beyond

NEW! Kimberbell Social Embroidery Club

Do you love to embroider? Do you love to share your work? Do you love to learn new techniques? We will be holding a social embroidery club and demo a new technique each Monday. Bring your USB to have new designs loaded each Monday. We will not be sewing during this club, just demos and sharing ideas. The club projects will be based off Kimberbell designs that are clever, whimsical and a fun way to learn different embroidery techniques. Even if you have never done machine embroidery before, you will enjoy this club. Kimberbell designs are so cute and have amazing instructions. This club will not disappoint.
Date – Surrey: Thursday, Sep. 19, Oct. 24, Nov. 21, Dec. 19 10:00am – 11:00pm
Date – Chilliwack: Thursday, Sep. 26, Oct. 24, Nov. 28, Dec. 19 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Fee: N/C
Teacher: Kerri Sketchley/ Lori Bandong / Lynne Thiessen
Skill Level: Beginner to Advance Embroidery Skills

Hoopsisters Embroidery Club

A whole NEW Hoopsisters Club! We will meet once a Monday for a seminar style class on the projects for the Monday. We will go over tips and tricks for the projects and review the instructions for the project. This is also a great time to ask questions about past projects, discuss possible trouble shooting issues, share ideas on what you did with the projects and show off completed projects. Bring show and tell and a USB and the files purchased will be loaded during class.
Dates – Surrey: Thursday, Oct. 3, Nov. 7, Dec 12 10:00am – 11:00am
Dates – Chilliwack: Thursday, Oct. 10, Nov. 21, Dec 12 10:00am – 11:00am
Fee: N/C
Instructors: Lori Bandong/ Rinda Armstrong
Skill Level: Beginner and Beyond

NEW DATES for Beginner Rail Fence:

This class covers all the basic skills for a beginner or someone who wants a refresher course. We start with choosing fabric, cutting and assembling blocks. I teach joining blocks, Saturday, in stitch applique (optional), sandwiching, simple Machine and hand quilting, and finally binding and labelling. Your first quilt will be completed in 4 classes. This is an amazing opportunity to take the beginner class on a Saturday, as this is very RARE.
Date – Surrey: Oct. 5, Nov. 9, Dec. 14 + 1 more date to be determined 10:00am – 1:00pm
Fee: $90
Instructor: Cindy Newton
Skill Level: Must have Basic Quilting Skills

Tom’s Sewing Centre
#102 – 8338 – 120th St
Surrey, BC

Countryfolk Fabric
#5 – 45802 Luckakuck Way
Chilliwack, BC