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Classes and Events

Classes and Events

Pre-Register for all classes to reserve a seat. 

Our instructors need headcounts to prepare kits, materials, and class agendas.  If you do sign up, please make every effort to attend since project kits can be costly and cannot be returned once fabric is cut. We appreciate your understanding!

Bernina Academy Event - No Small Thing $49

March 27th or 28th - 4 Sessions to choose from


Bernina Education Carrie Hanson will be our guest instructor!

If you loved the Bernina Academy we held in the past, then you will love this one!  Half-day sessions with 4 to choose from over 2 days.  Correction: Lunch is not provided since it is only half day sessions. But we will have refreshments! 

Choose 1 Session on either March 27 or March 28th
Morning Session each day 9:00AM to 12:30PM
Afternoon Session each day 2:00PM to 5:45PM

If you have ever considered a long arm, this is the event to go to. 

Test drive a BERNINA Q Series machine at the No Small Thing event. See for yourself how precise and easy quilting can be on a BERNINA Q Series machine, and discover the reason quilters are turning to BERNINA. You will walk away from this event with a tape measure in hand–ready to measure your sewing space to see which frame fits best!.


  • Learn how simple it is to quilt a masterpiece using BERNINA Q-matic

  • Discover how to quilt a “not so square” square

  • Find out how to fit a quilting pattern into a hexagon, triangle, or other shape

  • Learn the process for quilting perfect sashing and borders


Reserve your spot today!

Special savings during the event are on our Sales page. And there is a 0% 60 month financing option for qualified buyers. 

Please call the store to pre-register or for any questions. 

E16 Multi-Needle Demo and Embroidery Club Meeting

March 12, 6PM FREE EVENT

Join the Conway Arkansas Machine Embroidery Club for a demo lesson on the E16 Multi-Needle Machine! With 16 needles, speeds of up to 1,400 stitches per minute (spm), automatic tension settings, and a narrow cylindrical arm—the BERNINA E 16 will complete the task like a pro. It has the largest embroidery field for caps and an extra large space for the biggest projects you can imagine at a super fast 1400 stitches per minute. 

Take your embroidery hobby to a new level! And afterward, join the Conway Arkansas Machine Embroidery Club for their monthly meeting with snacks provided by the club members. Learn about the club and how you will learn and share each month with them. 

New Classes 

Summer Moon - March 12 or 14 - BOTM - (10am - 2pm) 

This beautiful quilt is joy to piece and quilt.  Join us for this new block of the month. See store for pricing and details. It is simply beautiful!


$60 per month includes class fee

It will be a block of the month for 8 months, a total of 72 blocks.  3 blocks (done in each class) for a total of 9 blocks (for 8 months). The main fabric is Moda Painted Meadow.

Attendees will also need their machine plus the usual supplies and notions -
Best Press
Quilt in a Day 4.5 Triangle Square up Ruler
Creative Grids 60 degree Triangle
Fons & Porter R7845 Qtr. Inch Seam Marker

Please contact the store for more information and to sign up. You will love this quilt!!!

Creative Studio Monthly Classes 

March 18, 21, 23 - Creative Studio Classes for sewing and embroidery (10am)

Shape Designer Pillow Wrap - Bernina Sofware Mastery - March 18 - 10AM
Explore the BERNINA Shape Designer! Pick a piece of your design and bring it into the Shape Designer to create a new design. Use basic editing features on the embroidery machine and you’re ready to stitch. 

Scalloped Edge Binding - Binding Tool Technique! - March 21 and 23
Finish your quilts with a beautiful scalloped edge! Learn to cut the right scallop shape and the steps to be successful. We’ll sew the scallop edge start to finish using the BERNINA Bias Binder. See Sample Picture Below.

Cathedral Window Quilt - Project - March 21 and 23
Have you ever admired a cathedral window quilt but thought it would take too much time to sew yourself? Learn to create this quilt with a large block and some not-so-traditional fabrics. No hand work required! See Sample Picture Below.

Block of the Month / Monthly Classes

March 3 - Ongoing Ruler Work class  (10 am - 3 pm) 

March 7 or 16 - Affairs of the Heart BOTM (10 am - 2 pm)

March 18 - Bernina Software Mastery (10am)

March 21 and 23 - Creative Studio Classes for sewing and embroidery (10am)

Fleur dis lis by Hoop Sisters - Dates - coming in April!!! Watch for more info. 

An in the hoop Block of the Month you are sure to love! 

Contact store for details