SPRING SEW FAIR 2017
Thursday, May 11th, 
Friday, May 12th 
& Saturday, May 13th
Exciting new products, continuous demonstrations and Special Show Prices! Sewing machines and sergers, software, notions, books, fabric, furniture, and all sewing accessories are specially priced for three days.  Join us for  FREE seminars all day long!  Lunch will also be provided, so stay all day and learn from the best.  Enter to win great door prizes!
Admission is FREE, but seating is limited so call now to reserve your seat! 410-465-6366

Thursday, May 11th
9:00 - 10:30 - Zebra Patterns - Debra Gabel - Trunk Show and Lecture
11:00 - 12:30 - Machine Embroidery on Sweaters - Pattie Otto will show you how easy it is to embroider on sweaters when you learn to properly stabilize and hoop without damaging the sweater.
12:30 - 1:30 - Lunch and shopping break
1:30 - 3:00 - Notions Commotion - Debbie LaFrance is back with new and some not so new of her favorite notions and how to use them.

Friday, May 12th
9:00 - 10:30 - Where Ya Been? - Debra Gabel shows us a faux binding and one step piping technique.  She will also show us glitter embellishments
11:00 - 12:30 - My Journey Into Thread Painting - Joyce Hughes will talk about how she started quilting, leading into designing an Art Quilt and finish with Dimensional Thread Painting. Trapunto, Bobbin Work, adding embellishments of beads, crystals, fabric paints, etc. will all be discussed.  You will leave excited to try something new and creative.
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch and shopping break
1:30 - 3:00 - Pucker Up Your Machine Embroidery.  Pattie Otto will show you how to add texture to your embroidery with these simple yet elegant embroidery techniques.  Design selection, hooping and alignment techniques and fabric selection will be discussed as well as tips for garments, home dec, baby items and more.

Saturday, May 13th
9:00 - 10:30 - My Journey  Into Quilting - Joyce Hughes discusses Art Quilts with thread painting and ideas to use Panels as Art Quilts.  Learn about the preparation of the panel for a project, the freedom of using thread painting and showing that layering thread lets you achieve different effects.  Then add embellishments of ribbon, markers, paint, crystals etc. and then your panel is unique and one of a kind.
11:00 - 12:30 The Software King!  Brad shows techniques using a variety of software
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch and shopping break
1:30 - 3:00 - Serging Knits for the Absolutely Terrified!  - Pattie Otto will put those fears to rest with this fun and exciting class.  She includes advice on how to select the right knit for your tees, tanks, cardigans, pullovers and more. Learn layout and cutting pointers and techniques  that give you professional results every time.  You will be amazed how easy knits really are when you serge!