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Embroidery University  - Currently Scheduled Classes

All About Me   Deb McGrath    
Come join the party as we celebrate our love and passion for machine embroidery. Learn useful embroidery techniques while enjoying the friendship of fellow embroidery enthusiasts. We will meet at 6:30 pm and start with "Show and Tell" and then begin the virtual program at 7:00. Bring your USB stick for free design and program information.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $10.00     One Session Class
Thursday September 21st, 2017   6:30 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6055]
Thursday October 19th, 2017   6:30 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6056]
Tuesday November 14th, 2017   6:30 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6057]

Christmas Frenzy   Bette McLellan    
Come and spend 4 hours with our expert embroiderer Bette and make a super attractive tote bag. You will receive the entire "Heirloom Christmas Workshop" booklet and designs for your enjoyment.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $55.00     One Session Class
Friday October 13th, 2017   10:00 AM - 2:00 PM     More Details [6305]

Hoopsisters 2017 BOM Charmed Adventure Section I   Our Staff    
We are very excited about this years popular Hoopsisters EmbroidaBlock of the Month, Charmed Adventure. Join Debby in the construction of this beautiful quilt. We will meet once a month for 10 months learning a new block and technique each month. This quilt incorporates paper piecing, precise positioning for embroidery, textural techniques, stitch-and-flip, pieced back, and quilting the quilt top to the back as you go. Experience the magic of thread and fabric color play. Choose 5 inch to 9 inch blocks to complete a lap to king size quilt. This class is a great confidence builder. It is suitable for beginner through advanced embroiderers. Do you have a new machine? If yes, this is a great class for you!
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $250.00    
 Ten Session Class

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Thursday September 21st, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6067]
Thursday October 19th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6068]
Thursday November 2nd, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6069]
Thursday December 14th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6070]

Hoopsisters 2017 BOM Charmed Adventure Section II   Deb McGrath    
We are very excited about this years popular Hoopsisters EmbroidaBlock of the Month, Charmed Adventure. Join Debby in the construction of this beautiful quilt. We will meet once a month for 10 months learning a new block and technique each month. This quilt incorporates paper piecing, precise positioning for embroidery, textural techniques, stitch-and-flip, pieced back, and quilting the quilt top to the back as you go. Experience the magic of thread and fabric color play. Choose 5 inch to 9 inch blocks to complete a lap to king size quilt. This class is a great confidence builder. It is suitable for beginner through advanced embroiderers. Do you have a new machine? If yes, this is a great class for you!
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $250.00    
 Ten Session Class

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Saturday September 23rd, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM     More Details [6077]
Saturday October 21st, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM     More Details [6078]
Saturday November 4th, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM     More Details [6079]
Saturday December 16th, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM     More Details [6080]

Hoopsisters 2017 BOM Charmed Adventure Section III   Deb McGrath    
We are very excited about this years popular Hoopsisters EmbroidaBlock of the Month, Charmed Adventure. Join Debby in the construction of this beautiful quilt. We will meet once a month for 10 months learning a new block and technique each month. This quilt incorporates paper piecing, precise positioning for embroidery, textural techniques, stitch-and-flip, pieced back, and quilting the quilt top to the back as you go. Experience the magic of thread and fabric color play. Choose 5 inch to 9 inch blocks to complete a lap to king size quilt. This class is a great confidence builder. It is suitable for beginner through advanced embroiderers. Do you have a new machine? If yes, this is a great class for you!
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $250.00    
 Ten Session Class

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Wednesday September 20th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6114]
Wednesday October 25th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6115]
Wednesday November 1st, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6116]
Wednesday December 13th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6117]

IQ Designer for Destiny 2 or upgraded Destiny   Pam Tepolt    
Create your own monogrammed applique using several techniques unique to your Destiny 2 and Destiny upgrade. Exercise your IQ Designer muscle to create an applique with a cross hatched background. Use new Edit features in Embroidery Edit mode as you create a monogram. Bring a memory stick and I will put a PDF of the class on your stick. For those of you who want to see the Destiny 2 or the Destiny upgrade in action, you can audit the class. If you purchase either a Destiny 2 or the Destiny upgrade, as a result of the class, I will give you a copy of the class.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $30.00    
 One Session Class

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Tuesday September 19th, 2017   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM     More Details [6276]

Kimberbell Project of the Month   Bette McLellan    
In the 3 hour class, join our expert embroiderer Bette and make some beautiful mylar leaves. This one is fall themed and is just in time for Autumn gatherings. This is a perfect class for all who just got an embroidery machine.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $30.00     One Session Class
Wednesday October 11th, 2017   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM     More Details [6225]
Wednesday November 8th, 2017   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM     More Details [6226]
Wednesday December 6th, 2017   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM     More Details [6227]

Join a Club and Share Your Love of Sewing  - Currently Scheduled Classes

Babylock Club   Pam Tepolt    
Babylock lovers this is for you. Every 6 weeks Babylock Club meets to explore different aspects of Babylock sergers, sewing machines and embroidery machines. Each session will feature at least one project designed to enhance your Babylock experience. Show and Tell and Show and Ask are encouraged. This club is for you.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: No Charge     One Session Class
Monday October 23rd, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5973]
Monday December 4th, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5974]

Bernina Club 2017   Deb McGrath    
Fridays 10-12 join Debby and learn new sewing and embroidery techniques. Watch a video, see new products, show and share. Meet new friends. There is no charge for this class, however please sign up so we know who is coming.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: No Charge     One Session Class
Friday December 1st, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [6013]

Pfaff Club 2017   Sherry Bertochi    
Join Sherry for 2 hours and learn new sewing and embroidery techniques. Come and meet new sewing friends while you show and share your all your creative sewing projects. Although there is no charge for this club, please sign up so we know who is coming.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: No Charge     One Session Class
Friday September 29th, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5941]
Friday November 10th, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5942]
Friday December 29th, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5938]

Quilt Club 2017   Linda Banner    
NSV continues to offer a monthly Quilters Club, led by a local quilting teacher and pattern designer, Linda Banner. Each month (on the second Monday 4-6pm) you can look forward to demonstrations of quilting tools and techniques, show and tell and some fun and lively discussion. This is a great opportunity to tune up your basic skills or to learn something new.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $10.00     One Session Class
Monday October 9th, 2017   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM     More Details [6001]
Monday November 13th, 2017   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM     More Details [6002]
Monday December 11th, 2017   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM     More Details [6003]

Viking Club 2017   Ruthie Ryan    
Join Ruthie for 2 hours and learn new sewing and embroidery techniques. Come and meet new sewing friends while you show and share all your creative sewing projects.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: No Charge     One Session Class
Friday September 22nd, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5964]
Friday November 3rd, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5965]
Friday December 22nd, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5966]

Learn To Sew  - Currently Scheduled Classes

Jacket Express Sew Better, Sew Faster   Mickey Hudson    
Jacket Express is a grown-up version of the blue jean jacket, but it is not just for denim. The hemline has been dropped and rounded to flatter all figure types. Mickey will be using an expedited construction order, and industrial techniques, to build the jacket and develop professional pressing and finishing skills.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $45.00     One Session Class
Saturday September 30th, 2017   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM     More Details [6206]

Sew Better Sew Faster Industrial Shortcuts   Mickey Hudson    
Sew Better, Sew Faster (Hands On) with speed techniques adapted for home sewing from the garment industry. I will share several of the industrial techniques used in ready-to-wear garments. In this class you will create a sample workbook for future reference as well as build speed and confidence all without pins or basting. This class will impact all you sew from this point forward, whether you are a beginner or a seasoned sewer. Even quilters benefit from this class.
   Supplies required. $10 kit fee  Class fee: $25.00     One Session Class
Saturday October 14th, 2017   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM     More Details [6272]

Sew Together Bag   Mickey Hudson    
The Sew Together Bag is a niffty little bag with three zippered pockets, four open pockets, a pincushion and a great little needle landing all held together by a zipper that forms two handles. This bag will easily hold your 8" scissors, rotary cutter, marking pencils, seam ripper, extra needles, thread, snippers, and much more. It will amaze you how much you can hold in this fun and compact bag.
   .  Class fee: $35.00     One Session Class
Thursday September 28th, 2017   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM     More Details [6273]

Study Hall   Deb McGrath    
Do you have some PHDs projects half done? We all do! Well here is your chance to finish them up. In this 3 hour session join one of your favorite Nashua Sew and Vacs specialists and get it done! This is the class you have been waiting for and asking for.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $20.00     One Session Class
Friday October 13th, 2017   2:30 PM - 5:30 PM     More Details [6302]
Wednesday November 15th, 2017   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM     More Details [6303]
Friday December 8th, 2017   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM     More Details [6304]

Machine Training  - Currently Scheduled Classes

Master Embroidery   Our Staff    
In this class students learn the basics of how to use their embroidery machine. We cover scaling/resize, moving the design in the hoop, rotating the design in the hoop and combining designs. We also go over some of the basic stabilizers.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $45.00     One Session Class
Saturday October 7th, 2017   3:00 PM - 5:30 PM     More Details [6268]
Friday October 20th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6269]
Thursday November 9th, 2017   6:00 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6297]
Saturday November 25th, 2017   3:00 PM - 5:30 PM     More Details [6298]

Serger 2017   Our Staff    
New serger, lets learn all there is to know about it. From a basic 4thread to the 8thread, you will learn it all. The first 2 hours covers the 4thread overlock, flatlock, rolled hem, sewing on knits, sewing on a curve. Also how to balance tensions. Now if you have a serger that does the 5thread safety, cover hem, chain stitch, etc. in the last hour you will explore these techniques.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $45.00     One Session Class
Saturday September 23rd, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6244]
Tuesday October 17th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6271]
Tuesday November 7th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6299]
Thursday November 30th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6300]

Sewing Machine Mastery 1 2017   Our Staff    
Mastery 1 Just bought a new sewing machine? This hands-on class is open to owners of all brands of sewing machines. Sewing Mastery #1 is designed to build the foundation of basic use and sewing machine etiquette. Learn care and maintenance to keep your sewing machine running smoothly and have a long productive life. We will explore needles and their many different uses and quality sewing thread. Familiarize yourself with stitch settings to improve performance when trying new techniques.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $45.00     One Session Class
Wednesday September 20th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6237]
Thursday September 28th, 2017   6:00 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6238]
Saturday October 7th, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM     More Details [6261]
Thursday October 12th, 2017   6:00 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6262]
Friday October 20th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6263]
Tuesday October 31st, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6264]
Friday November 3rd, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6290]
Tuesday November 7th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6291]
Tuesday November 14th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6292]
Saturday November 25th, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:30 AM     More Details [6293]

Sewing Machine Mastery 2   Our Staff    
Sewing Machine Mastery 2 Our Staff This hands-on class is open to owners of all brands of sewing machines. Ready to explore sewing techniques not in your manual? This creative sewing class will cover decorative threads, metallic threads, decorative stitches, couching, heirloom techniques, applique varieties, double needle work. Those who have a built-in sewing machine memory will learn all the cool things a memory can offer. Fee: $45 or FREE with purchase of a sewing machine from Nashua Sew and Vac.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $45.00     One Session Class
Friday September 29th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6241]
Saturday October 7th, 2017   Noon - 2:30 PM     More Details [6265]
Monday October 16th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6266]
Wednesday October 25th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:30 PM     More Details [6267]

Sewing Machine Mastery 2    Our Staff    
Sewing Machine Mastery 2 Our Staff This hands-on class is open to owners of all brands of sewing machines. Ready to explore sewing techniques not in your manual? This creative sewing class will cover decorative threads, metallic threads, decorative stitches, couching, heirloom techniques, applique varieties, double needle work. Those who have a built-in sewing machine memory will learn all the cool things a memory can offer. Fee: $45 or FREE with purchase of a sewing machine from Nashua Sew and Vac.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $45.00     One Session Class
Monday November 6th, 2017   10:00 AM - 12:30 PM     More Details [6294]
Thursday November 16th, 2017   6:00 PM - 8:30 PM     More Details [6295]
Saturday November 25th, 2017   Noon - 2:30 PM     More Details [6296]

Quilts  - Currently Scheduled Classes

Migrating Geese   Kathy Beltz    
Migrating Geese are offset from the center and look as if they are flying in a migration pattern. As you make the geese, half will fly on the left and the other half will fly on the right. The geese are then sewn together as a continuous line, flying across or around your quilt.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $60.00    
 One Session Class

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Thursday October 12th, 2017   10:00 AM - 4:00 PM     More Details [6289]

Stitchers Garden Block 10   Sherry Bertochi    
The Stitchers Garden Block of the Month quilt will have you learning to use a different sewing machine presser foot each month and how to utilize decorative stitches on the sewing machine. Each class is independent from the other classes. Pick and choose the techniques you wish to learn or sign up for the entire program and create a beautiful quilt sized 85” x 93”. Each month for 12 months explore a new technique with guided instruction and hands-on practice like machine appliqué, couching, pintucks, circle sewing attachment, ruffler and decorative stitches.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $20.00     One Session Class
Wednesday November 1st, 2017   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM     More Details [6286]

Stitchers Garden Block 9   Sherry Bertochi    
The Stitchers Garden Block of the Month quilt will have you learning to use a different sewing machine presser foot each month and how to utilize decorative stitches on the sewing machine. Each class is independent from the other classes. Pick and choose the techniques you wish to learn or sign up for the entire program and create a beautiful quilt sized 85” x 93”. Each month for 12 months explore a new technique with guided instruction and hands-on practice like machine appliqué, couching, pintucks, circle sewing attachment, ruffler and decorative stitches.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $20.00     One Session Class
Wednesday September 27th, 2017   10:00 AM - 1:00 PM     More Details [6285]

Westalee Ruler Work 1   Sherry Bertochi    
In this introductory class to the Westalee Rulers designed by Leonie West, you will learn how to get amazing and professional results using just the 12inch arc ruler. In future classes, we will use Template Set 1 for more creative possibilities.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $25.00     One Session Class
Thursday November 9th, 2017   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM     More Details [6301]

Software Training  - Currently Scheduled Classes

Bernina Software Sampler   Pam Tepolt    
Join us for Bernina software Inspirations. Each month a now project will be presented that teaches some aspect of the Bernina Software 8 program. A video lesson is followed by class participation using your Bernina V8 software. We welcome show and tell and show and ask. Bring a memory stick and the lesson will be copied to it, so you can work at your own pace at home.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $15.00     One Session Class
Tuesday October 31st, 2017   10:00 AM - Noon     More Details [5985]
Saturday November 11th, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     More Details [5986]
Saturday December 9th, 2017   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM     More Details [5987]

Premier+ Software Club   Sherry Bertochi and Debby McGrath    
So you have done all your Software classes and now you want to further your knowledge. Sherry or Debby will explore some of the other things you can do with Premier+. we will create Cutwork, Applique, Design creating and much more in this Software Club.
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $15.00     One Session Class
Wednesday October 11th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM     More Details [6220]
Wednesday November 8th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM     More Details [6221]
Wednesday December 6th, 2017   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM     More Details [6222]

Special Events  - Currently Scheduled Classes

Anita Goodesign Embroidery Party   Our Staff    
IT IS BACK! The super popular Anita Goodesign Embroidery Party. This is our 5th year of this spectacular embroidery event at the lovely Nashua Country Club. This event is structured using a team sewing environment, so our partygoers not only learn from their specially trained educator, but also from each other! This also give everyone a chance to get hands-on experience when creating their projects! Partygoers receive not only the designs taught in class, but also additional designs for them to stitch at home included with their full-color tutorial books! 2 full days of embroidery fun with lunch included. Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18. Space is limited, call today to sign up!
   Supplies required.  Class fee: $99.00    
 One Session Class

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Friday November 17th, 2017   9:00 AM - 4:00 PM     More Details [6245]
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