Class Information


 Registration for any class can be done directly online, simply click thru the class description to register. 
OR Call 541-383-1999 to register for classes.  Many of our classes are FREE to customers that have purchased their machines from Cynthia's.  A $5-$10 deposit will be required to hold your place in some classes, this deposit will be refunded to you at class time.  All other classes require payment in full to hold your place in class.  Refunds for class fees will be honored up to 3 days prior to class.  * Refund policy may vary based on individual teacher, or major event.

Classes


Cynthia's is now the monthly meeting location for the American Sewing Guild local chapter. There are two groups that meet. The garment group meets the 2nd Friday at 10:00am. The embellishment group meets the 3rd Wednesday at 10:00am. Contact info: Jerry Lindstrom 541-279-0635 Jerry.lindstrom@bendbroadband.com

Learn beginning free motion thread sketching and beading technique. When finished, you will have a tree and wreath to turn into a wall hanging, picture, table runner or even cards. Sue will provide wall hanging pattern Instructor Sue Pawley

Cost: $ 30.00
We are very excited to add another new teacher to the mix at Cynthia's. Pat Roland has been sewing and quilting for years, she has a love for free motion quilting and enjoys teaching others as well. This hands-on class will cover everything from choosing batting, threads, needles to adjusting your machine tension. Free motion techniques include, starting and stopping, backtracking, points & curves, stitch in the ditch, stippling, simple backgrounds and much more. Space is limited, sign up early. This is a two-day, 8 hour class.

Cost: $ 75.00
Cute full sized holiday pot holders. Sew up for gifts or for your very own. Quick, easy and functional. You will learn how to machine applique, make and apply binding. Instructor, Cathy Gress $15.00 plus pattern

Cost: $ 15.00
Make a fun fast apron that has no ties and two different looks. This is a good project for beginners. You will learn how to sew curves and clip them, top stitch and make piping. Instructor, Cathy Gress $15.00 plus pattern

Cost: $ 15.00
New for Dream Machine Play Day we will be using a project video format from Debbie Homer. These projects are specifically highlighting features and functions of the Brother Dream Machine. These projects will have a 1-hour video class available each month, complete with supply list and printed instructions. You won't want to miss these classes.

Cost: $ FREE
Embroidery club October will be tips for using Cork Fabric in your embroidery project.

Cost: $ 5.00
BASIC FUNDAMENTAL TIPS AND TECHNIQUES ARE COVERED IN THIS CLASS FOR YOUR NEW EMBROIDERY MACHINE. LEARN ABOUT STABILIZER, HOOPING, POSITIONING AND MORE. THIS IS A HANDS ON CLASS, BRING MACHINE, EMBROIDERY UNIT, EMBROIDERY FOOT, BOBBIN THREAD & 2 COLORS OF THREAD, 5X7 OR 6X8 HOOP. CYNTHIA'S PROVIDES FABRIC AND STABILIZER

Cost: $ 50.00
Join National Janome Educator Ann Hein for the hands on training session for your MC9400 Janome. We asked her to stay an extra day to offer our existing owners a great class to expand your knowledge of this amazing model.

Cost: $ 39.95
Join Nation Janome educator Ann Hein for this fun filled event will focus on the "i can't live without" features of the Memory Craft 9400 & 500E. Spend the day with us as we use a new foot for piecing, sew custom stitch, learn to quilt & applique in the hoop. Create a unique table topper using these techniques and more. Space is limited, signup early.

Cost: $ 59.95
INTRODUCTION TO YOUR MACHINE. LEARN THE BASIC FUNDAMENTALS OF THREADING, BOBBIN WINDING & BASIC MAINTENANCE. UTILITY FOOT USAGE FOR OVERCAST, BLIND HEM, BUTTONHOLE & ZIPPER WILL BE COVERED AS WELL. THIS IS A GREAT FOUNDATION CLASS FOR ANY MACHINE.

Cost: $ 40.00
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ACCESSORY FEET AND DECORATIVE STITCHES THAT COME WITH YOUR MACHINE. CLASS TOPICS INCLUDE: SETTING UP FOR DECORATIVE STITCHING, APPLIQUE, DOUBLE NEEDLE AND EXPLORING EXTRA FEET USED FOR SPECIALTY TECHNIQUES.

Cost: $ 40.00
LEARN ADVANCED FEATURES OF YOUR COMPUTERIZED MACHINE. PROGRAMMING, ELONGATION, MIRROR IMAGE, ALPHABET SEQUENCING, MEMORY STORAGE AND MUCH MORE.

Cost: $ 40.00
If you are new to paper piecing, this class is for you. You will be making a single block that will turn out perfect. Once you master the technique the sky is the limit! Instructor, Cathy Gress $15.00 pattern and fabric packet included

Cost: $ 15.00
Intro to Pro Stitcher: We will go over the basic functions of our comprehensive quilting system. Great for new and potential owners as well as a refresher for seasoned quilter.

Cost: $ 35.00
Pro Stitcher Advanced: More in depth topics: Interesting and unusual block shapes and uses. Learn about skew and crop, Hexagons, circles and triangles.

Cost: $ 35.00
Borders, corners and how to make them work with you. We will go over a few more fun and useful techniques.

Cost: $ 35.00
Art and StiTch overview and basics: Start using this program with the tricks and tips you will learn in this class. Basic over- view ,drawing and backdrops will be covered.

Cost: $ 35.00

Calendar


Janome Quilt Away Series

Join Nation Janome educator Ann Hein for this fun filled event will focus on the "i can't live without" features of the Memory Craft 9400 & 500E. Spend the day with us as we use a new foot for piecing, sew custom stitch, learn to quilt & applique in the hoop. Create a unique table topper using these techniques and more. Space is limited, signup early.

Janome Quilt Away Series

Join Nation Janome educator Ann Hein for this fun filled event will focus on the "i can't live without" features of the Memory Craft 9400 & 500E. Spend the day with us as we use a new foot for piecing, sew custom stitch, learn to quilt & applique in the hoop. Create a unique table topper using these techniques and more. Space is limited, signup early.

Janome MC9400 Owners Training w/ Ann Hein

Join National Janome Educator Ann Hein for the hands on training session for your MC9400 Janome. We asked her to stay an extra day to offer our existing owners a great class to expand your knowledge of this amazing model.

Oct 4
MACHINE WORKSHOP #1
Oct 10
EMBROIDERY WORKSHOP
Oct 12
AMERICAN SEWING GUILD MEETING