Category Archives: Classes

DFW Hilo | Anita Goodesign Express Doodle Pot Holders

Anita Goodesign Express projects make amazing gifts and they’re fun to make! Join us and learn how to make these awesome pot holders using an Anita Goodesign Express kit! Perfect for a holiday gift! The Anita Goodesign Express Doodle Pot Holder kit has lots of great options to choose from!

As always, there are two sessions at the Hilo store for you to choose from!

 

What:  Anita Goodesign Express Doodle Pot Holder Class

Where:  DFW Hilo

When:  Wednesday, December 14, 2016 OR Saturday, December 17, 2016

Time:  10AM

Cost:  $40 per session (includes kit)

 

Space is limited, so if you’re interested in this class, please sign up soon! If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Hilo store.

Mermaid or Shark Tail Sleeping Bag | Discount Fabric Warehouse

DFW Hilo | Mermaid or Shark Tail Sleeping Bag

Do you some little people who would love a mermaid tail or shark tail sleeping bag for Christmas? Here’s your chance to learn how to make these amazing projects that are being coveted by kids all over the world! Discount Fabric Warehouse – Hilo is holding a class where you choose which sleeping bag you’d like to create!

What:  Mermaid or Shark Tail Sleeping Bag Class

Where:  Discount Fabric Warehouse – Hilo

When:  Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Time:  9:00AM – 12:00PM

Cost:  $35

Space is limited, so sign up today! If you have any questions about this class, please contact the Hilo store at (808) 935-1234. Many of our classes are only offered once, so if you’d like to learn this project, you’re not going to want to miss this! We can’t guarantee that it’ll be offered again!

Serged Placemats | DFW Kauai

Just in time for the holidays! Create new placemats for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and any other holiday you can think of quickly and easily with your serger! Join Erika at the Kauai store for this fun class!

You’ll learn how any serger can make these awesome placemats! You can customize them for a specific holiday, color scheme, or event. Learn how to do a box pleat, piping, decorative stitches, and basic piecing! This entire project is done from start to finish on the serger.

When:  Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time:  9:30AM – 2:00PM
Cost:  $25
Space is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Kauai store. Many of our classes do not repeat, so if you are interested in a class, please sign up for it and reserve your spot. We cannot guarantee that the class will be offered again.

Serged Placemats | DFW Hilo

Big Island folks, have you seen the amazing photos of classes taught by Erika at our Kauai store in our E-blasts or on Facebook? Well, now’s your chance to take a class from Erika at the Hilo store! She’ll be in town to teach a Serged Placemat class, the same one that’s going to be offered at the Kauai store later in October.
Learn how to use your serger to make these fun placemats! You’ll learn how to do a box pleat, piping, decorative stitches, and basic piecing. This entire project is done from start to finish on the serger.
When:  Thursday, October 13, 2016
Time:  9:30AM -2:00PM
Cost:  $25
Space is limited for this class, so advance registration is required. Many of our classes are not repeated, so if you’re interested, make sure to reserve your space today! We cannot guarantee that we’ll be offering the same class again.

Unfinished Sewing Projects Class | DFW Hilo

This is the perfect class for those of you who have unfinished sewing projects. DFW Hilo is holding a series of classes where you can bring in your unfinished projects and get help completing them.

No, they’re not going to finish the project for you, but if you need guidance, motivation, or just a plain old kick in the rear to get moving, you’ll more than likely find it. The folks in Hilo are also willing to help you figure out exactly how to finish a project if you’ve lost your way.

Advance registration is required for this class, so make sure you contact the Hilo store as soon as you know which date you’d like to attend.


 

When:  October 19, 2016 – November 16, 2016

Time:  9:00AM – 12:00PM

 

If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Hilo store.

Chenille Pillow | Discount Fabric Warehouse Kauai

Chenille Pillow | DFW Kauai

Chenille pillows always give such a cool texture and look. And now you can learn how to make this awesome pillow in this super fun class! The Kauai store is offering a chenille pillow class just in time for the holiday season. Depending on the fabric that’s used, you can make them for kids, adults, and everyone in between! Learn a new technique and make a gift at the same time! This is a great project for any occasion!


When: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Time: 10:00AM – 2:00PM
Cost: $20

If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Kauai store. Space is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. Many of our classes are not repeated. If you are interested in this class, please take advantage of it being offered. We cannot guarantee that it will be offered again.

Flying Geese Table Runner | Discount Fabric Warehouse Kauai

Flying Geese Table Runner | DFW Kauai

The time has come to start thinking about holiday gifts and decorations. Yep, we said it. Our Kauai store is offering a Flying Geese Table Runner class that will fulfill both gift and decoration needs. You can even make it in various color combinations to be used year round!

This beautiful table runner can be a great gift for someone you know likes to decorate or even for someone who has just moved into their own place. It’s a great project to learn since you’ll be able to customize it for anyone.

In this class you will learn how to use your rolled hem and decorative stitches. You will also learn how to use a belt loop binder.


 

When:  Friday, September 16, 2016
Time:  9:30AM – 3:30PM
Cost:  $30
If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Kauai store. Space is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. Many of our classes are not repeated, so if this is a class that interests you, please register for it. We cannot guarantee that any of our classes will be offered again.
Shirred Dress | Discount Fabric Warehouse Kauai

Shirred Dress | DFW Kauai

Learn how to make this super cute shirred dress! This style is extremely popular and comfortable. You could make an entire wardrobe of these adorable dresses (and, with a little alteration, a bunch of tops) and be ready for any occasion. Make them for yourself or family and friends!

This is a two-day class. When you register, you will be registering for both classes. The second class is a continuation of the first.

In the first class you will learn how to wind a bobbin using the elastic thread. You will also learn how to do the shirring. In the second class you will learn about measuring to make the dress fit and learning about fabric combinations.


 

When:  Wednesday, September 14, 2016 and Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Time:  10AM – 1PM Each Day
Cost:  $40
If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Kauai store. Space is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. Many of our classes are not repeated, so if you are interested in this class, please make sure you register for it, as we cannot guarantee it will be offered again.
Anita Goodesign Hawaiian Quilt Applique | Discount Fabric Warehouse Kona

Anita Goodesign Hawaiian Quilt Applique | DFW Kona

This Anita Goodesign kit is beautiful and reminiscent of old Hawaii quilting patterns. Use this Anita Goodesign Hawaiian Quilt Applique kit to create a fabulous quilt that will make your friends jealous.

The AGD design card has 15 separate applique designs. For the class you will choose one of the 15 designs, embroider the four matching blocks and assemble them to create one larger applique design. This can then be a wall hanging or pillow cover, or the first block or a larger quilt project. (Blocks are machine quilted as part of the embroidery process.) Multi-format disk has blocks in four sizes to suit your project plans. Bring your own embroidery machine or arrange to use a store floor model. Machine needs at least 5” embroidery area, but we can loan a machine to Sofia owners or others with a max 4” area.

Date:  Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Time:  10:00AM – 2:00PM

Place:  Discount Fabric Warehouse Kona

Cost:  $25 including kit. Design Card required

Supply list is available at registration


 

If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Kona store. Space is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. We often do not repeat classes, so if this project interests you, please sign up soon!

Beginning Free Motion | Discount Fabric Warehouse Kona

Beginning Free Motion Quilting | DFW Kona

Have you ever wanted to learn how to free motion quilt but had no idea where to start? Viv Smith will be leading a Beginning Free Motion Quilting class at Discount Fabric Warehouse Kona! This is the perfect class for you if you’d like to learn a new machine quilting technique! Viv is an accomplished quilter and loves to share her knowledge through the quilting classes she offers.


 

This is a hands on, detailed class and involves only machine free motion, continuous line quilting where you will learn:

1.)   Step by step techniques to produce different designs including stippling, meandering, loops, flowers, and leaves etc.

2.)   Learn to quilt with various threads.

3.)   Learn how to produce multiple continuous free motion paper patterns and use them.

4.)   Learn the technique of ‘Back to Front’ no marking quilting.

 

Date:  Saturday, September 24, 2016

Time:  9:00AM – 3:30PM

Place:  Discount Fabric Warehouse Kona

Cost:  $40 plus supplies.

A supply list will be available at registration.


 

If you have any questions regarding this class, please contact the Kona store. Space is limited, so advance registration is appreciated. We rarely repeat classes, so if you’d like to attend this class, please contact us soon!