Events

Looking for something to do? Or do you have a sewing machine you want to learn more about?

We offer frequent instructional classes and special events that we like to think of more as “parties.” We have brought in some big name sewing, quilting, and embroidery celebrities in the sewing world to host and teach at our events, including the likes of Kim Montagnese, Sam Fung, and Kym Goldup-Graham B.Sc.


To see what we have on the schedule, click the "Book Now" link (above) on the black menu bar. Or you can find a list of upcoming events below.

 

Schedule of Events

SEPTEMBER

Sewing with Sam: Air Thread Serger Test Drive
Come experience the new, incredible, and innovative Air Thread Serger by Janome. You will complete a fun project with Sam Fung.
Instructor: Sam Fung
Date/Time: September 5th, 10 am or 2 pm
Location: 2720 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 (Next to Applebees & Hy-Vee)
Price: $29 (incl. use of machine and all project materials)
Bring: Notebook & light jacket

Sewing with Sam: Janome Skyline S5, S7, S9 Test Drive
You will sew with Sam Fung while experiencing the great features of the Skyline Series while creating a monogram and sewing project.
Instructor: Sam Fung
Date/Time: September 6th at 10 am or 2 pm
Location: 2720 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 (Next to Applebees & Hy-Vee)
Price: $29 (incl. use of machine and all project materials)
Bring: Notebook & light jacket

Sewing Revolution
Learn techniques to aid in:

  • Placement of machine embroidery & appliqué 
  • Patchwork & quilting
  • Using standard stitches to create embroidery & quilting

You will receive valuable instruction and learn about helpful tools. You are guaranteed to not only learn from this presentation, but also be entertained and leave with a smile on your face!

Instructor: Kym Goldup-Graham
Meet Your Instructor: Kym Goldup-Graham, B.Sc. lives on the Gold Coast, Queensland Australia, and is an international speaker, teacher, author, co-inventor of sewing related products, and, together with Ann Duncan, is Co-Owner of The Sewing Revolution Party Ltd.
Together, Kym and Ann have presented and taught extensively in Australia, New Zealand, Thailand and the United States. They have been invited to teach by companies such as VSM, Janome, and Brother. They combine patchwork, quilting, 
appliqué, and machine embroidery together with amazing results. The work done by them speaks for itself and is of an exceptional and original quality. Both are passionate and enthusiastic about the craft and love to share the secrets to sewing they have learned along the way.

Date/Time:September 7th & 8th (Two-Day Event) 9am to 5 pm
Location: 2720 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 (Next to Applebees & Hy-Vee)
Price: $129 (incl. lunch, snacks, use of machine, and all project materials)
Bring: Notebook & light jacket

Sewing with Sam: Janome MC9400, MC6700P, HD9 Test Drive
You will experience the state-of-the-art features of these machines and learn how they can benefit you in your sewing and quilting projects. You will complete a drunkard's path placemat that you will take home with you.
Instructor: Sam Fung
Date/Time: September 10th at 10 am or 2 pm
Location: 2720 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 (Next to Applebees & Hy-Vee)
Price: $29 (incl. use of machine and all project materials)
Bring: Notebook & light jacket