Classes & Clubs Calendar

Bernina Classes

All about Sergers

Spanning two classes, we'll start with Serger Beginnings... (Class fee waived for machines purchases at HCQ)

Cost: $ 100.00
BERNINA Quick Start

Jump start sewing on your Bernina with this all-day class that covers General Information, Practical Stitching and Decorative Techniques. This class is for all series other than the 8 series. 8 series owners should take the BERNINA 8 class. (Class fee waived for machines purchases at HCQ)

Cost: $ 100.00
Creative Options

The information and stitching exercises in this class address the special features, functions, & techniques you can sew with the BERNINA 580, artista 730 and the 8 Series models, 820 and 830.

Cost: $ 50.00
Embroidery Basics

This class is for all owners of Bernina embroidery machines except the Bernina 830. We will explore the possibilities of machine embroidery; no lap top needed! (Class fee waived for machines purchased at HCQ)

Cost: $ 50.00
Foot Book

Create a fun fabric book to showcase stitched techniques using various BERNINA presser feet and accessories. Bring thread and some fun embellishments.

Cost: $ 20.00
Foot Book 2

You will have fun creating a fun fabric book or additional pages for your existing book using the one of- a-kind BERNINA presser feet and accessories. This class can be taken by both Foot Book graduates as well as those wanting to take Foot book and Foot Book 2 at the same time.

Cost: $ 20.00
Love your Bernina

Keep your Bernina in tip top shape with tips from Kurt!

Cost: $ 20.00
More with 8

Learn the basic tools and techniques then cover the more advanced capabilities of your fabulous new 830 embroidery system. Create for yourself, family and friends! (Class fee waived for machines purchases at HCQ)

Cost: $ 100.00
Needles and Threads

Solve the mystery on Stabilizers, Needles and Threads in this lecture only class.

Cost: $ 50.00
Quilting with Your Bernina

Quilt on your Bernina with ease and skill after taking this class. Get acquainted with the feet, attachments and techniques. (Class fee waived for machines purchases at HCQ)

Cost: $ 50.00
Software 1

Software to be loaded on you laptop and help you become familiar with its capabilities. (Class fee waived for software purchased at HCQ)

Cost: $ 100.00
Software 2

A continuation of Software 1, we will learn the ins and outs of your software and other tools. (Class fee waived for software purchased at HCQ)

Cost: $ 75.00
Software 3

Explore the capability to edit and modify designs in your software. (Class fee waived for software purchased at HCQ)

Cost: $ 50.00

Blocks of the Month

Autumn Jewels

If you love Autumn's glorious fall colors, you'll love the Autumn Jewels quilt. The 24" center pieced medallion features machine embroidered oak leaves and acorns, surrounded by 12 different pieced blocks, each with a fall leaf embroidered in the center.

Cost: $ 50.00
Crabbleapple Hill Gang

The richly embroidered blocks are crayon tinted for added dimension and realism. The monarch butterfly could practically flutter off the quilt, ...

Cost: $ 5.00
Farmer's Wife

Join us in making this old-fashion quilt top. The book Farmer's Wife takes us through numerous pattern blocks using reproduction fabrics.

Cost: $ 30.00
Flower Box Medley

This fun hand appliqué Block of the Month features floral appliqué with whimsical embroidered details and a unique pieced border. Kit includes pattern and all fabric for quilt top and binding!

Cost: $ 50.00
Gingerbread Houses

Lollipop trees to candy cane doorways...embroidery doesn't get any sweeter than this! These colorful, hand-stitched look linework Gingerbread Houses by Crabapple Hill feature the technique of crayon tinting to make the designs pop.

Cost: $ 50.00
Loyal Union Sampler

Make the quilt that the women of Elm Creek Valley made to support their Civil War Soldiers.This quilt is based on the book The Union Quilters by Jennifer Chiaverini.

Cost: $ 100.00
Mastering Miniatures

The new Mastering Miniatures Block of the Month showcases the richly colored fabrics from Judie Rothermel’s Authentic Miniatures Collection. Throughout this program you will make a total of 49 unique blocks that finish at 6" square. The finished quilt is 70" square.

Cost: $ 50.00
Mulberry Stars

This new Block of the Month, Mulberry Stars, is a wonderful Queen/King size quilt measuring 104" square and features stunning Tonga Batiks and 12 beautiful sampler blocks!

Cost: $ 50.00
Simple WhatNots Club

Henry Glass Fabrics and Kim Diehl are teaming up to bring you Simple Whatnots - An all new quilt shops only club featuring exclusive quilt and project designs stitched entirely from Kims collections of fabrics!

Cost: $ 60.00


Bertie's Year Club

Bertie the Bird wants to help you celebrate your year, so she invites you to join the Bertie's Year Club! This club includes twelve 17" x 13" projects, each specifically designed as a monthly decoration by Bonnie Sullivan.

Cost: $ 25.00
Jo's Little Women's Club

Enjoy a old fashioned gathering and make small quilts and needful things to enjoy at home.

Cost: $ 100.00
Kitchen Companions

Join the fun while learning new quilting techniques to make great gifts or brighten up your kitchen.

Cost: $ 12.95
Operation Kid Comfort

Volunteer your time to work on quilting projects for children of deployed military parents.

Cost: $ FREE
Sew & Tell Club

Share your creations, even those in progess, each month after a short demo or technique that coincides with the Bernina project.

Cost: $ 3.00
Sisterhood of Quilters

Share girlfriend wisdom and the love of quilting. A great way to meet others who share your love of quilting.

Cost: $ FREE

Featured Classes

Bertie's Winter

This program is the newest pattern from Bonnie Sullivan in the Bertie's series. Bertie's Winter makes a wonderful wall hanging for you to decorate your home. The program includes the pattern and the fabric for your quilt top, backing, and binding. Button, thread, and bead pack sold separately. The finished project is 28" x 35".

Cost: $ 20.00
Cardinal Runner

A simple runner embellished with classic cardinals from Purely Gates' " Fancy Cardinals" collection. Get the beauty and sparkle of a metallic thread without all the hassles or expense! These designs are digitized for use with Mylar.

Cost: $ FREE
Fall Leaves Runner

A simple runner embellished with leaves embroidered from Purely Gates' "Mylar Fall Leaves" collection. Get the beauty and sparkle of a metallic thread without all the hassles or expense! These designs are digitized for use with Mylar.

Cost: $ FREE

Also known as Silk Hearts. Sara Vedeler's bright silk dupioni quilt is adorned with hearts. Peggy will help you recreate this masterpiece.

Cost: $ 60.00
Holiday in the Hoop Runner

This lovely runner is filled with buds, flowers, wild tulips, and gorgeous quilting! A great Embroidery Machine Applique project, you will love the ease with which you applique and quilt in the hoop!

Cost: $ 75.00

Bags are still all the rage! Join Cat as she explores some fun new tote bags as well as some great gift bags!

Cost: $ 45.00
Painless Paper Piecing

Learn to make a beautiful table runner using the freezer paper piecing method.

Cost: $ 40.00
Pickle Promenade

Sharon Schamber's love for the traditional Pickle Dish design, was a great motivation as she was designing her Pickle Promenade quilt design.

Cost: $ 80.00
Prairie Point Tree

Make this fun dimensional wall hanging and learn how easy prairie points really are! This 28" x 31" wall quilt can be used year round, or choose holiday fabrics for a fun Christmas decoration.

Cost: $ 75.00
Simple Curves Runner

Learn to make this fun and simple runner with the Simple Curves Ruler by Cheryl Phillips. The tools gentle curve makes sewing a snap.

Cost: $ 40.00

Longarm Quilting

All About Machine Quilting

Finish those projects! This class covers basic machine quilting, your machine's walking foot (even-feed foot), and free-motion quilting.

Cost: $ 40.00
Longarm Quilting

Finish those quilt tops you have worked on. Display your work with pride!

Cost: $ 150.00

Returning Favorites

Hidden Star Sampler

Make a gorgeous quilt while learning the basics of quilt construction.

Cost: $ 80.00
Seams Raggy

Back by popular demand! Seams Raggy is a simple rag quilt constructed of just one basic block and lots of warm and fuzzy flannels. Or, try a new spin by adding some minkie! The throw size is perfect for kids, dorm rooms, or just for lounging.

Cost: $ 45.00
Stitcher's Garden 1

You’ll stitch various-sized fused appliqué blocks using the beautiful decorative machine stitches. Finishing at 85” x 93”, this quilt will be a favorite.

Cost: $ 50.00
Stitcher's Garden 2

A continuation of Stiticher's Garden. You will work with different patterns, new techniques and addition work with new feet. This is the long awaited sequel.

Cost: $ 50.00
4771 North Academy Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Phone number: (719) 598-1312
Monday - Saturday 9:30am-6:00pm
Closed Sundays