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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

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 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 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. 


HandiQuilter Van Event: Taking The Mystery Out of Longarm Quilting

Join us for our 4 Day HandiQuilter Van Event! This class will demystify longarm quilting by going back to the basics!

HandiQuilter Van Event: Building a Free Motion Library

Join us for our 4 Day HandiQuilter Van Event! This class will help you to create designs that can be used to complete any quilt! Learn how drawing a simple shape can make finishing your quilts fast and fun.

HandiQuilter Van Event: Beyond Meandering - Other Ways to Fill Your Quilt

Join us for our 4 Day HandiQuilter Van Event! This class will explore other basic background designs, including continuous curve, straight lines, and crosshatching.

Oct 29
HandiQuilter Van Event: Intro to Pro-Stitcher
Oct 30
HandiQuilter Van Event: Using Rulers and Templates
Oct 30
HandiQuilter Van Event: Design Your Quilting For The Whole Quilt