Studio Classes

Come join us for free socials, paid classes, wonderful community time

and to learn incredible new skills.

Fabric Carousel Class Schedule

Remember – any purchase in the shop for your class will get you a 10% discount.
(excludes machines and repair)

Cut-Ups Day

If you’re a quilter looking for some socializing, then come join us for Cut-Ups the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month! This sewing social is not a class, so there is no fee.

Details

Bring your machine, sewing supplies and a project to work on. This is an opportunity to get out of the house and sew with other like-minded individuals in our classroom. See you soon!

 Oct. 8th & 22nd      Nov. 12th       Dec. 10th

Garment Day

Maybe you’re not a quilter, or you are but you like garment sewing as well. Then come join us the 2nd Thursday of every month! This sewing social is not a class, so there is no fee.

Details

Bring your machine, sewing supplies and a project to work on. this is an opportunity to get out of the house and sew with other like-minded individuals in our classroom. See you soon!

 Nov. 11th           Dec. 9th

Colors

with Kristie Munson

Come, let me share my knowledge with you on how to understand color. Let’s take the fear out of choosing your fabrics.

Details

Class Fee: $20

Let”s throw on some old clothes and play with some paint. Yes, I said paint. Knowing which colors make up YOUR color is the fun part. Understanding value and how colors play together is KEY. Bring some scraps (if you have them) for some brain exercises and come ready to have fun while I share with you what I know, along with some techniques that will help take out the guess work!

BERNINA Basic Guide

with Doris Collins

If you have purchased a BERNINA from Fabric Carousel, come in for a courtesy class and learn how to get more acquainted with your machine.

Details

Call Doris at Fabric Carousel for available dates.

(936) 295-8322

As a courtesy, Doris will show you how to use your stitches and operate the functions on your machine.

Basic Guide Revisited

with Doris Collins

Do you own an older BERNINAMaybe you need a refresher course or you never had a lesson. Come in and let Doris remind you of things forgotten or maybe show you something new.

Details

Call Doris at Fabric Carousel for available dates.

(936) 295-8322

Basic Serging

with Doris Collins

Doris will show you how to adjust tension, secure stitches, sew ribbing, attach elastic and gather with your serger. You must know how to thread your serger prior to class.

Details

Call Doris at Fabric Carousel for available dates.

(936) 295-8322

This 3 hour class is $30.

Do you wish you were more comfortable with your serger? Then this class is for you! You must know how to thread your serger prior to class. If you need help with that as well, Doris can accommodate you by making an appointment a few days before class.

BERNINA Software & Cameo Silhouette

with Jeanette Allen

You will learn to digitize, create your own designs, change the designs you have, create a quilt from start to finish, and much more in your BERNINA Software! For the Silhouette, you will learn to create and cut out your deign in fabric, paper, vinyl and much more!

Details

Come have some FUN!
Individual Class Cost: $10

  • Cameo Silhouette:          10am-12pm
  • Embroidery Software:    1pm-3pm

2022 Schedule

(Please call ahead. Subject to change.)

  • January 6th & 20th
  • February 3rd & 17th
  • March 3rd, 17th  & 31st
  • April 14th
  • May 5th & 19th
  • June 2nd, 16th & 30th
  • July 14th
  • August 4th & 18th
  • September 1st & 15th
  • October 6th & 20th
  • November 3rd & 17th
  • December 1st & 15th

Embroidery Class

with Jeanette Allen

As a class, this year it was decided we would work on a block of the month Christmas quilt. “Celebrate the Season Silhouette Quilt” was the quilt chosen and is an embroidery, applique and piecing project. Jeanette did hers in red, black and off white. It is on display at Fabric Carousel. This OESD design collection, #61070, is only available as a download. The direction and fabric requirements are included in the download. You will complete one block each month and have show and tell monthly. Jeanette STRONGLY suggests you buy this collection only from embroideryonline.com

Details

Come have some FUN!
Individual Class Cost: $20
9:30am – 3:30pm

2022 Schedule

(Please call ahead. Subject to change.)

  • January 7th& 21st
  • February 4th & 18th
  • March 4th & 18th
  • April 1st & 15th
  • May 6th & 20th
  • June 3rd & 17th
  • July 1st & 15th
  • August 5th & 19th
  • September 2nd & 16th
  • October 7th & 21st
  • November 4th & 18th
  • December 2nd & 16th

Beginner Quilting

with Grettle Payne

Learn to quilt from square one to a finished table runner. You will learn color selection, precise cutting, stitching techniques, quilt assembly, borders and binding. You’re sure to learn, even if you’re not a beginner!

Details

Each 5 hour class is $30

There is a one-time knit fee of $10

2022 Classes

Option 1: 10am – 3pm

  • Wednesday Session 1: Jan. 19th
    Fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, pressing.
  • Wednesday Session 2: Jan. 26th
    Assemble blocks, add borders, layer and baste top, batting and back.
  • Wednesday Session 3: Feb.9th
    Machine quilt, trim and square, bind quilt.

Option 2: 9:30am – 2:30pm

  • Saturday Session 1: Feb. 12th
    Fabric selection, rotary cutting, machine piecing, pressing.
  • Saturday Session 2: Feb. 19th
    Assemble blocks, add borders, layer and baste top, batting and back.
  • Saturday Session 3: Feb. 26th
    Machine quilt, trim and square, bind quilt.

EASY Walking Foot Machine Quilting

with Grettle Payne

Tired of paying someone to quilt your quilts? Having trouble being successful with free motion? Learn how to use your walking foot to create beautiful designs.

Details

TBA
Class Cost: $30
(includes supplies used in class)

Explore dozens of possibilities in this class! Using your walking foot you can create…

  • Straight Line Patterns
  • Cross Hatch Designs
  • Classic Parallel Lines
  • Programmed Decorative Stitches
  • Cables & Chain Borders
  • Circles & Arcs
  • Double & Triple Needle Patterns

Westalee Ruler

with Ann Moore

Ann is now an International promoted instructor for the Westalee rulers. If you have these rulers, or have been thinking of purchasing them, come let Ann share her knowledge and experience with you.

Details

Have you been wanting to learn or practice with the Westalee Rulers? Now is the time to take advantage of all the knowledge and experience a local teacher has to offer. Come join us at Fabric Carousel on January 15th with Ann Moore. Let Ann help guide you on your project or demonstrate the different possibilities with these amazing rulers.
9:30am – 3pm
Class Cost: $30