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Mastery Class Descriptions:

Mastery: Sewing Basics Part 1 & 2 - B880 Plus, 790 Plus, 770QE, 740, 590, Next Gen 570 QE, 535, 480, 475, and 435.
Learn the basic operations of the machine with practical and decorative stitches.

Mastery: Embroidery Basics Part 1 & 2 - B880 Plus, 790 Plus, 770QEE, 700, 590, Next Gen 570 QEE, 535 E, and 500 Embroidery Machines.
Learn the basics of how to use your embroidery machine. 

Mastery: 215 and 3 Series - B215, 330, 350, 335, and 325, OG 5 series machines
Learn the basic operations of the machine with practical stitches.

Mastery: Serger Basics #1 - L460, L450, 1150MDA. 1300 MDC
Learn the basics of how to use your BERNINA Serger.

Mastery: Serger Part #2: The Second class of the serger classes will cover the L460, L450, 1300 MDC, 1150 IF you have bought the extra feet for the machine. The exercises consist of learning to use just those feet on specific techniques such as applying zippers, creating wired ribbon, etc. The last hour of the class will be devoted only to the machines that do the cover stitch/chain stitch. So not all machines will be in this part of the class.

Mastery Bernette Machines: 
Bernettes Sew & Go, 33, 35, 37, 38, 70, 77, 79 - all have classes to help you learn your machine. If you have any questions about the classes, please, contact Gypsy Hargrove at gypsy@cupcakequilts.com

Customers who purchase a machine from Cupcake Quilts are welcome to attend our Free Mastery classes. If you’ve purchased a machine elsewhere, you can attend at a fee of $50.00 an hour. If you have a different serger than those listed in the serger part of the description and would like to have classes, please, email Gypsy Hargrove, the instructor, at gypsy@cupcakequilts.com to find out if you can be in the classes. With two locations to serve you it is possible to complete all your classes within a month!

Classes will be offered every month but we will rotate the days of the week to be able to accommodate everyone's schedule. The serger classes will be offered at one store one month and the other store the next month. 

Be sure to reserve your space for Mastery class by calling the location of your choice. You will be required to bring your own machine to each class. If you have just a few questions about specific functions on your machine, or have an older model, please email Gypsy Hargrove at gypsy@cupcakequilts.com or call to set up a one on one appointment.

Mastery Bernina Designer Plus V8 Embroidery Software Classes - Learn the basics of using your embroidery software in 4  guide classes each about 3 hours long. Sessions 1 & 2  taught together and Sessions 3 & 4 taught together. Contact either of the stores for dates and sign up. Taught by instructor Teri Hall. 

Classes


The ?Easter Garden? Table Runner is the perfect table runner for the Easter Season. A white rabbit sits in a garden with appliqu? eggs, lilies, and embroidered tulips. As a bonus, the pattern includes custom quilting designs that will be used to complete the table runner after it has been assembled There are 5 appliqu? trapunto designs, 1 embroidery design (tulip), and 5 custom quilting designs for a total of 11 embroidery files.

Cost: $ 45.00
Have you ever considered using the blindstitch foot to sew the perfect edge? Learn the difference between the two sizes of blindstitch feet for the overlocker. A fun application is to use this foot with a flatlock to create a unique looking ladder hem found in ready-to-wear clothing. Learn how to achieve great looking hems, pintucks, and embellishments from heirloom yokes to t-shirts and pillowtops.

Cost: $ 25.00
You will love this in the hoop project! Learn about incorporating specialty materials like cork and vinyl into your embroidery projects to get successful results!

Cost: $ 25.00
Vintage Boardwalk Cut Party
- Apr 20, 2020 10:00 am

Vintage Boardwalk Cut Party

Cost: $ 25.00
Iron-on patches are fun and easy to make. Learn the process to embroider a patch and the proper supplies that will give you successful results. Whether you use a purchased patch design or create your own, patches can be a simple and creative way to showcase your personality on everyday items.

Cost: $ 25.00
Add flair to your room with this simple but stunning bed runner. This lesson will include a traditional block with a contemporary twist. Have fun learning a new block without the commitment of a large quilt!

Cost: $ 25.00
Come one, come all to a Day at the Fair! Kimberbell's one-day machine embroidery event includes three prizeworthy projects with a fair theme. Transform a Buffalo Check Tote into a Blue Ribbon Pie Carrier, topped with a delectable, over-the-edge cherry pie! Then whip up your First Prize Preserves Tea Towel, available in two sizes and jam-packed with dimensional details such as Mylar strawberries, Applique Glitter, and more. Our Best in Show Hen Oven Mitt is really something to crow about, with three sizes and two side pockets for your fingers and thumb. All projects are made in a 5x7 and 6x10 hoop with a variety of techniques. There's something for everyone at Kimberbell's Day at the Fair!

Cost: $ 99.00
Kimberbell Over the Edge - Spring
- Apr 27, 2020 09:30 am

Tired of being cooped up in your house all winter? Spring is in the air and Kimberbell captures the excitement of Spring?s arrival with this darling over-the-edge apron, placemat, and tea towel combo. Beautiful blooms are a wonderful way to welcome Spring. Dimensional elements include Crocheted Edge Trim, Vinyl, and Cute as a Button(s)! Join us as we celebrate the arrival of Spring

Cost: $ 20.00
Kimberbell Vintage Boardwalk Quilt
- May 04, 2020 09:30 am

Take a leisurely stroll along a Vintage Boardwalk and ?Let your cares drift away!? Kimberbell?s new feature quilt is a seaside resort of classic cars, tandem bikes, ?50s-style bathing suits and more, stitched on 32 embroidered blocks.

Cost: $ 150.00
Does your patriotic heart beat red, white, and blue? Mine too! We love all the fanfare-Main Street parades, rodeos, family picnics, and fireworks after dark. We see the Stars and Stripes and instinctively put a hand over our heart as if to hold all the emotion. Wherever you are seated, chances are you have a connection to someone who stood in defense of freedom or sacrificed to improve the lot of another. Kimberbell's Star Spangled Celebration embroidery event honors hometown heroes and expresses gratitude to military veterans, while we celebrate the USA.

Cost: $ 99.00
Iron-on patches are fun and easy to make. Learn the process to embroider a patch and the proper supplies that will give you successful results. Whether you use a purchased patch design or create your own, patches can be a simple and creative way to showcase your personality on everyday items.

Cost: $ 25.00
Do you have unfinished garment projects or a sewing project you need help with the pattern? Bring them with you, and Gypsy can help solve those pesky technique issues or assist in completing your project! It's always nice to have an expert on hand! ;)

Cost: $ 15.00
Have you ever considered using the blind hem stitch foot to sew the perfect edge? Learn the difference between the two sizes of blindstitch feet for the overlocker. A fun application is to use this foot with a flatlock to create a unique looking ladder hem found in ready-to-wear clothing. Learn how to achieve great looking hems, pintucks, and embellishments from heirloom yokes to t-shirts and pillowtops.

Cost: $ 25.00
Add flair to your room with this simple but stunning bed runner. This lesson will include a traditional block with a contemporary twist. Have fun learning a new block without the commitment of a large quilt!

Cost: $ 25.00
Do you have unfinished garment projects or a sewing project you need help with the pattern? Bring them with you, and Gypsy can help solve those pesky technique issues or assist in completing your project! It's always nice to have an expert on hand! ;)

Cost: $ 15.00
Do you have unfinished garment projects or a sewing project you need help with the pattern? Bring them with you, and Gypsy can help solve those pesky technique issues or assist in completing your project! It's always nice to have an expert on hand! ;)

Cost: $ 15.00
Spring: Judy Kessinger FitNice Club
- Apr 12, 2020 12:00 pm

Have you ever found yourself back home from a wonderful weekend event filled with fashion designing, fitting help, fabric shopping and sewing; wishing somehow to keep the momentum going? We have now launched our very own Judy Kessinger FitNice Club at Cupcake Quilts! Join us!

Cost: $ 25.00
Humble Location: Kimberbell Club
- Apr 13, 2020 10:00 am

Join our Kimberbell Club at our Humble Location! We will meet the SECOND MONDAY of EVERY MONTH to create a one-of-a-kind Kimberbell Project! This is an encouraging group of embroiderers that help a beginning embroiderer or offer ideas and techniques among one another. This is a great opportunity for the new embroiderer and fun for the more advanced! Club Membership Includes: 13 months of embroidery projects Learning new techniques Learn which Stabilizer is best for your project Come join the Kimberbell Club and make new friends!

Cost: $ 360.00
Spring: Judy Kessinger FitNice Club
- May 10, 2020 12:00 pm

Have you ever found yourself back home from a wonderful weekend event filled with fashion designing, fitting help, fabric shopping and sewing; wishing somehow to keep the momentum going? We have now launched our very own Judy Kessinger FitNice Club at Cupcake Quilts! Join us!

Cost: $ 25.00
Spring: Judy Kessinger FitNice Club
- Jun 14, 2020 12:00 pm

Have you ever found yourself back home from a wonderful weekend event filled with fashion designing, fitting help, fabric shopping and sewing; wishing somehow to keep the momentum going? We have now launched our very own Judy Kessinger FitNice Club at Cupcake Quilts! Join us!

Cost: $ 25.00
Please register to join our Ruler Of The Month Club - Held the THIRD Friday EVERY month at our Humble Location.

Cost: $ 25.00
Please register to join our Ruler Of The Month Club - Held the SECOND Tuesday EVERY month at our Spring Location.

Cost: $ 25.00
Embellish Educators have teamed up with Cupcake Quilts to teach you how to create quirky quilts the EASY way, with no rules! Choose between the Fabulous Flamingo and the Lovely Llama patterns, and discover the designer within you! No two of these media collage quilts are alike!

Cost: $ 199.00
Join us to create your very own Claudia Dinnell Design: Potting Shed.

Cost: $ 199.00
Mastery: 215 and 3 Series - B215, 330, 350, 335, and 325 Learn the basic operations of the machine with practical stitches. Customers who purchase a machine from Cupcake Quilts are welcome to attend our Free Mastery classes. If you've purchased a machine elsewhere, you may attend at a fee of $50.00 an hour. With two locations to serve you it is possible to complete all your classes within a month! Call either store to sign up!

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery: Serger Basics #1 - L460, L450,1100, 1150MDA. 1300 MDC Learn the basics of how to use your BERNINA Serger.

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery: 215 and 3 Series - B215, 330, 350, 335, and 325, Old Generation 5's. Learn the basic operations of the machine with practical stitches. Customers who purchase a machine from Cupcake Quilts are welcome to attend our Free Mastery classes. If you've purchased a machine elsewhere, you may attend at a fee of $50.00 an hour. With two locations to serve you it is possible to complete all your classes within a month! Call either store to sign up!

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery: Sewing Basics Part 1 & 2 - B880 Plus, 790 Plus, 770QE, 740, 590, Next Gen 570 QE, 535, 480, 475, and 435. Learn the basic operations of the machine with practical and decorative stitches.

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery: Embroidery Basics Part 1 & 2 - B880 Plus, 790 Plus, 770QEE, 700, 590, Next Gen 570 QE, 535, and 500 Embroidery Machines. Learn the basics of how to use your embroidery machine.

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery: Serger Basics - L460|L450, 1100, 1150MDA, 1300MDC. Learn the basics of how to use your BERNINA Serger.

Cost: $ FREE
The Second class of the serger classes will cover the L460, L450, 1300 MDC, 1150 IF you have bought the extra feet for the machine. The exercises consist of learning to use just those feet. The last hour of the class will be devoted only to the machines the do the cover stitch/chain stitch. So not all machines will be in this part of the class.

Cost: $ FREE
Mastery: Embroidery Basics Part 1 & 2 - B880 Plus, 790 Plus, 770QEE, 700, 590, Next Gen 570 QE, 535, and 500 Embroidery Machines. Learn the basics of how to use your embroidery machine.

Cost: $ FREE
Part 2 - Mastery: Serger Basics - The Second class of the serger classes will cover the L460, L450, 1300MDC, 1150, and other Bernina machines that have extra feet. The exercises cover only stitches on how to use the bought feet not the foot that comes with the machine. The last hour or so of the class will be devoted to the cover stitch machines that only do the cover stitch/chain stitch. So not all machines will be in this part of the classes.

Cost: $ FREE

Calendar


Spring: MASTERY CLASS - BERNINA 215/3 Series

Mastery: 215 and 3 Series - B215, 330, 350, 335, and 325 Learn the basic operations of the machine with practical stitches. Customers who purchase a machine from Cupcake Quilts are welcome to attend our Free Mastery classes. If you've purchased a machine elsewhere, you may attend at a fee of $50.00 an hour. With two locations to serve you it is possible to complete all your classes within a month! Call either store to sign up!

"Easter Garden" Table Runner Amelie Scott Project

The ?Easter Garden? Table Runner is the perfect table runner for the Easter Season. A white rabbit sits in a garden with appliqu? eggs, lilies, and embroidered tulips. As a bonus, the pattern includes custom quilting designs that will be used to complete the table runner after it has been assembled There are 5 appliqu? trapunto designs, 1 embroidery design (tulip), and 5 custom quilting designs for a total of 11 embroidery files.

Spring Location - Bernina Creative Studio - Embroidery - Patches - Badges

Iron-on patches are fun and easy to make. Learn the process to embroider a patch and the proper supplies that will give you successful results. Whether you use a purchased patch design or create your own, patches can be a simple and creative way to showcase your personality on everyday items.

Apr 5
Spring Location: Gypsy's Great Garment and General Sewing Help Day!!
Apr 7
Humble Location: MASTERY CLASS - BERNINA Serger Basics - PART 1
Apr 8
Humble Location: Mastery 215's, 3's, Old Generation 5's