Free Clubs
Regularly, the Retail Store hosts free clubs for quilting, embroidery, serging, and sewing fans (and fanatics). Call 800.725.0361 or email us with questions.
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Serger Club Serger Club with Betty Hannemann
A serger is more than just a way to finish seams on clothes. Join serger club and learn what creative possibilities your serger has in store. Betty—sewing and serger expert and instructor—will showcase projects to build your creativity. Bring your own projects and share with others who love their serger.

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Thursday, January 8, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Learn simple serger techniques to construct a practical helper. Hang this easy project on a door knob or in your sewing room.  -  Download Supply List

Thursday, February 5, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Learn to use your serger to create individual pockets for crayons and attach a ribbon to tie it when rolled up.
Machine Foot Club New! Cameo Club

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Friday, January 9, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Expand your design possibilities! This new club is perfect for anyone who wants to learn more ways to use the Silhouette Cameo.

Friday, February 6, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Try using the Silhouette Cameo to cut designs from vinyl. Practice making a Valentine's Day decoration that sticks to any glass surface.
Embroidery Club Embroidery Club with Rita Lamp
Share your passion and develop skills to match at Embroidery Club. Rita—embroidery enthusiast, instructor, and lecturer—leads lively discussions that cover tools to techniques. Bring your own projects to share with fellow embroiderers.

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Thursday, January 15, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Discover the secrets to perfect monogram placement on embroidery blanks, and the techniques to get your design where you want it.

Thursday, February 12, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Try using machine embroidery to quilt your quilts. Learn how to choose the right designs, and how to set up your machine.
AccuQuilt Club AccuQuilt Club

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Friday, January 16, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Cutting fabrics using AccuQuilt GO! was already easy. Now you're in for a bigger surprise — their Big Electric Fabric Cutter is here.

Friday, February 13, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Learn how to easily piece curves cut from your AccuQuilt. They're a cinch when you have the right accessories for your machine.
Sewing Club Sewing Club with Lois Levenhagen
Learn and share in Lois' 55 years of sewing, crafting, and quilting. Discover new and improved ways of sewing various craft, quilting, and garment projects. Bring your own projects to share with other club members for inspiration or to seek advice.

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Thursday, January 22, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Learn how specialty sewing machine feet can help you re-create the look of expensive trims using leftover threads in your stash.

Thursday, February 19, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Make a fabric wreath using an easy weaving technique, and use your sewing machine to make a bow that's perfect every time.
Block of the Month Club Block of the Month Club

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Friday, January 23, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Quilt along through the next installment of this sampler, the Classic Diamond Panes block. Learn to add sashing strips between half-square triangles.  -  Download Supply List

Friday, February 20, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Discover tips for accurate paper piecing, and learn insider tricks for squaring up blocks while constructing the eye-catching Wheel of Fortune block.
Quilt Club Quilting Club with Maria DeGroot
Give your creativity a spark—join our FREE Quilt Club. Gather to show projects, get advice, and just be in the company of fellow quilters. Maria—avid quilter, instructor and lecturer—will demonstrate new quilt products, plus tips and techniques from her 17 years of quilting.

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Thursday, January 29, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Get tips for choosing fabrics and colors for quilting projects. Also—a new mystery quilt to work on throughout the year.

Thursday, February 26, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Learn the basics of rotary cutting, and how accurate (or inaccurate) cuts will affect the construction and finishing of your quilt.
Fitting Club Fitting Club

Upcoming club meeting dates and topics:
Friday, January 30, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Learn how to accurately measure high bust, shoulders, and armhole to alter patterns and get a great fit in tops and jackets.

Friday, February 27, from 1-3pm or 6-8pm
    Correct personal fitting concerns with sleeves, waist, and hip circumference, and learn to make the alterations needed to achieve a comfortable fit.