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Join us for a special presentation with Annie Smith, quilting book author, who has been a loyal BERNINA owner since 1984 and a Bernina Ambassador from Fort Worth, Texas. Annie's presentation includes a trunk show of her quilts (and a coat!) -- pieced, appliqued and quilted -- all created on a Bernina. Annie will share a short slideshow presentation on "How Technology Is Changing the Way We Quilt and Sew" and share her favorite Bernina accessories. $10 to hold your spot, but you'll get back more than $10 in coupons throughout the store when you attend.

Cost: $ 10.00
Navajo Quilt
- Sep 07, 2019 10:00 am

Join us for a easy to make quilt featuring cutting for both traditional and AccuQuilt Go! cutting system.

Cost: $ 45.00
Tame that Crazy Quilt
- Sep 09, 2019 10:00 am

A few design principles and methods bring cohesiveness to this modern take on the crazy quilt. Blocks are assembled with a flip and sew method. Decorative stitches can be added by hand or machine. This class will cover the block-making technique, selection of decorative machine stitches to complement the fabric, and we?ll learn a few hand embroidery stitches. We?ll also look at ideas for embellishments. The blocks come together fast, making this quilt a breeze?and no quilting!

Cost: $ 48.00
Jelly Roll Rug
- Sep 12, 2019 10:00 am

Come join us for a fun class on how to make a Jelly Roll rug!

Cost: $ 45.00
Panel Chenille Quilt
- Sep 25, 2019 10:00 am

This class teaches the technique to Chenille anything!

Cost: $ 35.00
Bernina Academy
- Sep 27, 2019 09:00 am

Join us for two full days of sewing creativity with Bernina educator Mary Beck! Mary will bring her stunning samples and show you how to get the most out of a new Bernina sewing and embroidery machine. You'll create a Bernina Academy Technique Book that will be yours to keep as a reference every time you walk into your sewing studio. Sewing tips and free patterns are included on the exclusive download link provided only to Bernina Academy attendees. Supplies, technique book, lunch and Bernina machines are provided for you during the two-day course. Learn 13 different techniques to enhance your sewing style! - Texture Fabric - PaintWorks - Designing Stitches - Rulerwork Quilting - Needle Felting - Embroidery Appliqu? - Embroidered Buttonholes - Corded Buttonholes - Designing Shapes in Embroidery - Sashiko Stitching by Machine - Sashiko Stitching with Embroidery - Mock Trapunto Quilting - Satin Stitch Scallop Hem Your fee includes all supplies to make technique notebook; includes lunch both days. You'll also get special event-only deals on machines, presser feet and more! Hurry! Spaces are limited. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment.

Cost: $ 199.00
Winner's Bouquet Quilt
- Oct 04, 2019 10:00 am

These gentle curves are fun to sew! The pattern includes three acrylic templates. With so many different variations in contrast available, once you make the first one, you'll be hooked!

Cost: $ 48.00
Poppins Bag
- Oct 09, 2019 10:00 am

Learn the tricks to making this large zipper topped bag for all of your magical stuff! Pockets on the inside and outside. Pattern includes 2 stainless steel stays.

Cost: $ 85.00
Machine Mastery #1
- Sep 09, 2019 06:00 pm

Note: Machine Mastery classes are FREE for those who purchased their machines here at Asheville Cotton Co. Sorry, they're not available otherwise. You may take Machine Mastery as many times as you'd like, and in any order. No need to sign up, but be sure to check the website in case of severe weather, as we may need to cancel. The Care and Feeding of Your Machine An in-depth look at all of the basics, including types of needles and threads, cleaning, and what all those parts are.

Machine Mastery #2
- Sep 16, 2019 06:00 pm

Let's Start with the Basics. Seams, Hems, Finding Seam Allowances, Hemming Jeans, and a little Quilting. We'll also learn about memory functions and saving and combining stitches.

Machine Mastery #3
- Sep 23, 2019 06:00 pm

Learn how to make buttonholes, sew buttons on with the machine, a little bit about applique, and tie-quilting using your machine.

Machine Mastery #4
- Sep 30, 2019 06:00 pm

Gather It Up, Tuck It Down and Quilt it All Over. Learn all about gathering, pintucks and real tucks. We'll also learn about quilting, including using a 1/4" foot, a walking foot, freemotion feet, and the BSR if you have it.

Machine Mastery #5
- Oct 07, 2019 06:00 pm

Zippers, Piping, Couching, and Lots of other Fun Things. Learn all about piping, fringing, faggoting, bundling (yes, these are real sewing terms). We'll also do zippers (painless!), couching, and thread painting!

Machine Mastery #6 - Embroidery
- Oct 14, 2019 06:00 pm

(For machines with Embroidery Function Only) Start from the beginning with your embroidery and we'll work on stitching out your name. Also, an in-depth look at stabilizers and embroidery threads. If your machine does multi-directional stitching, we'll do that, too.

Intermediate Quilting
- Aug 20, 2019 05:00 pm

Intermediate quilting is the next step up from our beginning quilting class! Beginning quilting is NOT a prerequisite, this class is also friendly to anyone with some quilting experience, but wants to sharpen their skills! In this class you'll make blocks such as School Girl's Puzzle, Hattie's trick, and Sister's choice!

Cost: $ 75.00
Beginning Quilting
- Aug 21, 2019 05:00 pm

Learn how to quilt from start to finish! Using Alex Andersons beginning quilting book and your own choice of fabrics (we'll help you!), make this small sampler quilt. Learn how to make a nine-patch, log cabin, half-square triangles, and flying geese; learn how to machine quilt with a walking foot and a freemotion foot, learn how to measure for borders, and how to bind your quilt. This project is small enough to finish.

Cost: $ 65.00
Jo's Stitch Lounge
- Aug 22, 2019 05:30 pm

Is there a sewing project you'd like to make but are a bit anxious about stitching on your own? Maybe you're a quilter and want to venture into garment sewing, or perhaps you have a class project you'd like some help completing. This class is for you! Step into Jo's Stitch Lounge and work on your project with coaching from expert sewist Jo Leichte. Includes personalized instruction plus impromptu demos and discussions on a variety of techniques relating to class projects. Must take Jo's Stitch Lounge Prep class first.

Cost: $ 125.00
Intermediate Quilting
- Oct 01, 2019 05:00 pm

Intermediate quilting is the next step up from our beginning quilting class! Beginning quilting is NOT a prerequisite, this class is also friendly to anyone with some quilting experience, but wants to sharpen their skills! In this class you'll make blocks such as School Girl's Puzzle, Hattie's trick, and Sister's choice!

Cost: $ 75.00

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Intermediate Quilting

Intermediate quilting is the next step up from our beginning quilting class! Beginning quilting is NOT a prerequisite, this class is also friendly to anyone with some quilting experience, but wants to sharpen their skills! In this class you'll make blocks such as School Girl's Puzzle, Hattie's trick, and Sister's choice!

Beginning Quilting

Learn how to quilt from start to finish! Using Alex Andersons beginning quilting book and your own choice of fabrics (we'll help you!), make this small sampler quilt. Learn how to make a nine-patch, log cabin, half-square triangles, and flying geese; learn how to machine quilt with a walking foot and a freemotion foot, learn how to measure for borders, and how to bind your quilt. This project is small enough to finish.

Jo's Stitch Lounge

Is there a sewing project you'd like to make but are a bit anxious about stitching on your own? Maybe you're a quilter and want to venture into garment sewing, or perhaps you have a class project you'd like some help completing. This class is for you! Step into Jo's Stitch Lounge and work on your project with coaching from expert sewist Jo Leichte. Includes personalized instruction plus impromptu demos and discussions on a variety of techniques relating to class projects. Must take Jo's Stitch Lounge Prep class first.

Aug 24
Trunk Show with Annie Smith, Bernina Ambassador
Aug 27
Intermediate Quilting
Aug 28
Beginning Quilting