2019 School of Embroidery

This is a 6 month club.

Each lesson focuses on a different embroidery technique.

Fee includes embroidery design (no larger than 5" x 7"), project instructions and some supplies. Each class includes a lecture/demo, plus video instructions.

Bring your machine and stay to stitch following the demo. PLUS receive a 20% store discount during the class!

Clubs are a great way to expand your skills!

School of Embroidery Classes  are held on the Second Wednesday of the month at 10:30 am OR the Second Thursday of the month, at 10:30 am OR the Second Saturday of the month, at 10:30 am.

2019 School of Embroidery

Registration is open now for 2019 School of Embroidery. 6 classes for $100 ($125 if your machine wasn't purchased at Bits 'n Pieces.) Call the store at (734) 641-4970 or come and see us to sign up!

 Click here for a .pdf of the 2019 School of Embroidery Class Schedule
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#1 February In the Hoop Pin Cushion

Wednesday February 6 OR Thursday February 7 OR Saturday February 9 10:30 am

Create an adorable pincushion right in your embroidery hoop! Featuring a spool of thread, pins, and a thimble. Also includes cutwork file for the fabric shapes. As a bonus, you'll get a pincushion project with dimensional petals and leaves. 

#2 April Applique Greeting Card

Wednesday April 10 OR Thursday April 11 OR Saturday April 13, 10:30 am

Create greeting cards right in your embroidery hoop! Share your sentiments and make a lasting impression with a handmade card. These beautiful appliqué greetings are a great way to play with your favorite fabric scraps. 

#3 June Quilt Labels

Wednesday June 5 OR Thursday June 13 OR Saturday June 8, 10:30 am

The Stitch N Turn technique has many applications in the embroidery world and it all but assures a perfect finished product once it is turned and pressed! In this class, learn how to use the Stitch N Turn technique with a quilt label that can then be permanently applied to the back of a quilt with no hand stitching required!

#4 August In the Hoop Towel Holder (and Towel)

Wednesday August 7 OR Thursday August 8 OR Saturday August 10, 10:30 am

Create this fun towel hanger with a coordinating appliqué for your tea towel! Add some cheer to your kitchen with this fun project, or make one for a friend. 

#5 October Mini Appliqué Quilt

Wednesday Oct. 9 OR Thursday Oct. 10 OR Saturday Oct. 12, 10:30 am

Create a mini quilt with your embroidery machine. The appliqué and quilting for this little project are done right in the hoop. Finish it off with a faux-piped binding, or add your own binding technique for a sweet project you can hang on the wall or display on a table-top stand.

#6 November FreeStanding Lace Ornament

Wednesday Nov. 6 OR Thursday Nov. 14 OR Saturday Nov. 9, 10:30 am

Create this beautiful lace ornament while you learn the process of creating machine-embroidered freestanding lace. This project features both appliqué and lace.