Important class information!

  • Our classes have a list of required supplies that you should receive when you pay for the class.  Please make sure you read it thoroughly so you are prepared for class.
  • If you find it necessary to cancel a class, you will receive store credit if cancellation is made at least one week prior to start of class.
  • We may find it necessary to cancel a class if minimum enrollment is not met.  If we do so, you will receive a full class fee refund.
  • We have worked hard to offer you great classes with the most up-to-date quilting techniques and information.  All classes require supplies.  We realize that quilting notions, supplies, and fabrics can be expensive.  In order for you to have a successful class, it is important for you to have all the supplies listed on our supply sheets.  We do not list any unnecessary supplies. 
  • We also respect all copyright laws.  Class fees include a pattern or book for each student in class unless noted otherwise.  If you already own the class pattern or book, bring it to the first class session and you will be refunded the purchase price minus 20%. 
  • If you are purchasing class supplies, tell us at the register and you will receive a 10% discount on qualifying merchandise.
  • We will cancel classes and close thestore if White Bear Lake Area Schools (ISD #624) close due to bad weather.  However, please use your own judgment if classes are not cancelled and driving conditions are poor.  Cancelled classes will be re-scheduled as quickly as possible.  Closings are always listed on 830 AM radio and on various TV channels.


Bernina Classes and Events

Bernina Embroidery B

For embroidery machine new owners.

Bernina Embroidery C

Embroidery Class C for owners of 780 and 830 and 880

Bernina New Owners Embroidery A

For embroidery machine owners-- We will cover layouts and edit screens, hooping, stabilizers, re-sizing, and more.

Cost: $ FREE
Bernina New Owners Workbook 1 - Basic Operations

You will learn the basics of needles and threads and more!

Cost: $ FREE
Bernina New Owners Workbook 1A for 780E and 8 series owners

You will learn the basics of needles and threads and more. For owners of 780, 820, 830 and 880.

Cost: $ FREE
Bernina New Owners Workbook 2 - Stitching Fun

You will learn more about specialty stitches.

Cost: $ FREE
Bernina New Owners Workbook 3

Third in a series for new owners of 780, 820, 830 and 880.

Cost: $ FREE
Bernina Software 7

Learn about the new software update, Software 7

Software Sampler

A monthly demo class exploring Bernina Embroidery Software.


All about Machine Embroidery

This monthly class is for anyone that owns an embroidery machine!

Cost: $ 10.00
ArtLink 6 Basics

ArtLink is an ideal add-on for your BERNINA embroidery machine!

Cost: $ 30.00
Binding Workshop--Three Ways to Bind Your Quilt

Learn 3 great ways to finish the edges of your quilt.

Cost: $ 30.00
Computer Basics Open Lab for Machine Embroidery Enthusiasts

Just like open sewing, but open computer lab with an instructor!

Cost: $ 25.00
Crisscross Table Runner

This great woven runner is reversible!

Cost: $ 28.00
Deck the Halls with Machine Embroidery

Get ready for the holidays!

Cost: $ 90.00
Eye Candy Eyeglass Case by Machine Embroidery

Have fun making this in-the-hoop project!

Cost: $ 30.00
Flight to Paradise

Truly fast and easy using the Creative Grids Multi-Size Flying Geese ruler!

Cost: $ 25.00
Hand Embroidery Basics with Sharon

Learn basic embroidery stitches to get you started on all the fun stitcheries!

Cost: $ 28.00
Machine Embroiderers Day Out

Six hours of embroidery time!

Cost: $ 30.00
Pineapple Workshop

With the help of the Pineapple Trim Ruler, you can make your choice of Pineapple quilts!

Cost: $ 20.00
Prairie Rose Block of the Month- continues

Join us in 2014 to create this Civil War Block of the Month quilt

Cost: $ 10.00
Skirting Christmas

Join us for a little bit of Christmas this summer!

Cost: $ 35.00
String Block Bag

Learn to string piece while making this useful zipper pouch

Cost: $ 28.00
Strip Tube Ribbons

Multi-sized and so much fun!

Cost: $ 22.00
Wool Applique 101

This class will help you learn the basics of working with wool for hand applique and embroidery!

Cost: $ 20.00
WOW! (Wonders of Wool Club)

Wonders of Wool Continues with 4 classes over the summer. Join anytime!

Cost: $ 10.00


Bear Patch Circle of Quilters

Treats, special guests and more! Join us to find out what's new in the quilting world and in the store. We will have a special program focus each time we meet.

Hand Embroidery With Sharon

Join Sharon as we continue working on our project from Claudia's Creations.