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Mar 20 all-day
Scrappy Hour Group @ Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33403
Mar 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Scrappy Hour Group3rd Tuesday of each month

Group Contact:  Annette Reddy   561 275-8748 TXT    email:

6:30 – 8:30     Store will close at 5:00 and reopen at 6:15

This is an informal eclectic group of ladies and men which gather together to share, inspire, and discover all forms of Quilting, Sewing, and Design.   Each month we will come together for show and tell, do a project and discuss tips and techniques.  No refreshments are served during this meeting.  All levels and abilities of participants are welcome.




Mar 21 all-day
Ultimate Travel Bag Part 2 of 3 @ Port St Lucie, FL 34986
Mar 21 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Ultimate Travel Bag

Teacher:  Susan Scott   email:

Date:  Wednesday,  March 14, 21 & 28

Cost:  $25 each class + $10 pattern + supplies*

* There is a $35 kit available that contains all hardware and some supplies

– if you purchase the kit you will still need fabric and lining

Level:  Intermediate

The Ultimate Travel Bag is awesome!  And it is carry-on compliant.  It has quick grab handles and an adjustable padded strap.  It has lots of pockets:   zippered and slip pockets on the front, back and ends.  Inside there are 3 more slip pockets.  You will be able to secure it to rolling luggage with a Velcro strap to prevent movement.  Never take a trip without it.

Bargello Table Runner @ Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33403
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Bargello Tablerunner

Teacher:  Linda Adamcik     email:



Date:  Wednesday, March 21

5:50 – 9:30



Cost:  $25 includes pattern + supplies

Have fun making a Bargello table runner. Learn this easy strip method of piecing, which can be used not only for a tablerunner but you can also make place mats or a quilt.


Demystifying PE Design Next 2018 Part 4 of 6 @ Post St Lucie, FL 34986
Mar 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Demystifying PE Design Next 2018

Teacher: Susan Fiondella       772 234-5105  TXT         email:

Date: Thursday, January 25; Thursday, February 22Wednesday, February 28; Thursday, March 22; Thursday, March 29 & April 26

10:30 – 12:30

Cost:  $20 each class, need software program and computer

Skill Level:  Beginner

The purpose of this 6 class course is to familiarize yourself with the PE Design software so you will be able to create simple designs from scratch and to customize and edit existing designs. The Course will take you through the Layout and Editing feature of the software and will cover all of the tools on the Home Tab, Edit Tab, Arrange Tab, Attributes Tab, Sewing Order Pane and Attributes Pane. The tools in the Image Tab will NOT be covered as well as some of the more advanced tools.  The Editing Tools will be explained using the technique of defining “What, When, Why, and How” to use the tools. You will work on specific designs in order to practice what you are learning.   The Design Database will also be covered. This course was designed for beginner software users who are interested in learning what it does and how it can help you create or edit designs.

Topic:  Thursday, January 25 – Class 1,​ Introduction to Layout and Editing screen:​ All the tools and tabs and panes. Customizing your software, creating a quick access toolbar, keyboard shortcuts, organizing designs, importing designs, printing templates, template function, getting the design to your machine.

Topic:  Thursday, February 22– Class 2, ​Beginning Digitizing: Shape Tools, Drawing Tools, and Arrange Tab: ​Select point tool, basic applique, adding applique to existing designs, alignment tool, mirror copy tool, 4 way mirror copy tool, circle copy tool, flipping and rotating designs.

Topic:  Thursday, February 28 – Class 3, ​All about Text:​ Adding text to a design, editing text, fit text to outline, small text tool.

Topic:  Wednesday, March 22– Class 4,​ Editing Designs:​ Selecting designs, grouping and ungrouping, changing color and stitch order, dividing stitches by color, removing a color, isolating part of a design, hole sewing.

Topic:  Thursday, March 29 – Class 5,​ Resizing and Sewing Attributes:​ Understanding sewing attributes and how they affect editing, avoiding pitfalls, satin stitch resizing, changing stitch density, changing sewing attributes of purchased designs, extracting design segments.

Topic:  Thursday, April 26 – Class 6,​ Sewing attributes continued and Monograms:​ changing sewing attributes of purchased designs (continued), using monogram fonts, using embroidery fonts, nontraditional monograms, creative monograms.


Sewing 101 with Kids and Tweens @ Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33403
Mar 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Sewing 101 with Kids and Tweens

Age:  8 -14

Sewing can be sew much fun.  Come and learn the basics so you can begin on your path of creativity.   Learn how to choose your fabrics, read a pattern, and cut out a project.  Then sew it together and even add trims and embellishments.

Sew Easy, Sew Fun: Basics 101 & Beyond @ Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33403
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Sew Easy, Sew Fun: Basics 101 & Beyond

Date:  Mondays  OR Thursdays

          6:00 – 8:00

Cost:  $100 for 4 classes + supplies

If you always wanted to learn to sew, but don’t know where to start? Come to beginner sewing. Whether you’re looking to learn the basics or have a particular project that you are working on, I will provide you with the guidance you need to get your project accomplished quickly and easily, all while keeping you on stitches and meeting new people.


Mar 23 all-day
Let Marian Help: Quilting, Embroidery, and Sewing @ Port St Lucie, FL 34986
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Let Marian Help:  Quilting, Embroidery, and Sewing

Teacher:  Marian McCoin   email:

Cost:  $20 each class

Need help with your project? Are you confused by the instructions when you try to read a pattern? Do you have a pattern but need to make it a different size. Do you have a picture of the quilt or project you want to make but no pattern? Do you want to try a new Technique like paper piecing or applique? Marian McCoin can help. She has technique.