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NEW CLASSROOM 

All classes are now held in our new classroom located across the parking lot from the main store, next to the Animal Hospital.  Classroom will be open 15 minutes prior to start time of class. 

We offer a 20% discount on notion, accessory & class supplies on class day! 


Registration for any class can be done directly online, simply click thru the class description to register.  Workshop Classes our free with machines purchased at Cynthia's of Bend, please call 541-383-1999 to register with no fee.  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.

HOST YOUR EVENTS WITH US! 

Our classroom is available for your events!

Workshop space for 16,  lecture space for 30, large cutting station, and two ironing stations.

Space available from 10:00AM to 4:30PM

2 hours - $50
2 - 4 hours - $75
4+ hours - $100
Join Deb Ewing for the informative introduction to yo Ruler Work with your domestic machine. She will cover the topics below and more: Setting up your machine for Ruler Foot Quilting Why, when, and how to adjust the Ruler Foot Discussing the differences between various Rulers and Templates and their uses Using the Speed Control and foot pedal to ?regulate? your speed for more even stitches How to sit and hold the fabric and ruler at the same time as you quilt Practicing stitching straight lines and curves with the Arc Ruler

Cost: $ 25.00
Class has been postponed til early April. please look for more details soon

Cost: $ 40.00
GET CREATIVE WITH YOU FABRIC SCAPS AND SEWING MACHINE! JOIN CATHY FOR THI FUN CLASS AND CREATE A CUTE MANNEQUIN PIN CUSHION

Cost: $ 10.00
Join instructor Velda Aldous in creating this patriotic project. An ode to one of the most iconic American anthems, America the Beautiful by Krista Hamrick comes complete with full instructions for making this patriotic mini quilt. Mini quilt measures about 13?? square.

Cost: $ 59.00
Elevate your sewing skills and create a stylish medium-sized bag with our exclusive class led by instructor Lavelle Wallace. The By Annie Open Wide bag is not only fashionable but also functional, providing ample space for all your essentials. Don't miss this hands0on class to perfect your bag-making techniques and walk away with a unique accessory that showcases your craftsmanship. Our Class sample has been created with the dealer exclusive Baby Lock inspired fabrics. Enroll now and let your creativity shine through with this exciting opportunity!

Cost: $ 45.00
Are you a beginner quilter looking to learn the basics of how to use your quilting feet? Join Debra Ewing as she guides you through the in and outs of using the most common quilting feet, including the 1/4, stitch-in-the-ditch, free motion, walking, and ruler feet. With Debra's expert instruction, you'll gain the knowledge and confidence to take your quilting to the next level.

Cost: $ 25.00
Join Sandy Combs for a fun filled and creative class covering how to construct and embroider a rope basket of your own design. The class will show you how to construct a rope canvas for your embroidery design, how to add the embroidery directly onto that rope canvas, then explore finishing options and techniques. You'll cover the canvas construction and embroidery on day one, then basket construction and finishing on day two. Bet you can't make just one.

Cost: $ 35.00
Now that you have experienced the beginning ruler work, expand your skills with the Feather Border class. Deb will teach how to use the 4-peice feather kit to create beautiful feather borders on any size quilt.

Cost: $ 25.00
Would you like to be able to quilt an entire quilt on your domestic machine with a basic meander pattern? The Winding Ways template used with a ruler foot makes this so do-able and looks so beautiful when it is completed! And it's fast once you learn how to use it! We'll go over how to use the template, including ways to offset the template so the quilted pattern looks more organic than "canned" - AND what to do when you have more template than fabric at the end of a row. You're going to LOVE working with this template and what you can do with it! Prerequisites: Basic Ruler Work class

Cost: $ 25.00
SEW MUCH FUN - OPEN SEW. NEED A LITTLE TIME TO FINISH A PROJECT JOIN US FOR OPEN SEW. BRING YOUR MACHINE AND ANY UNFINISHED PROJECTS YOU HAVE. COME FOR ALL OR ANY PART OF THE SESSION. GET A LITTLE HELP OR GIVE YOURSELF SOME FUN SEWING TIME. GREAT WAY TO FINISH THOSE UFO'S! EMBROIDERY OR REGULAR SEWING.

Cost: $ 10.00
Once mastered, you will be amazed how fast and accurate this method is for applying 1/4" double binding by machine. * Lump less seams * Perfectly mitered corners * Binding stitches are invisible on the front. Machine binding is not meant to take the place of hand stitched binding. A great binding choice for place mats, children's quilts, charity quilts, wall hangings, etc. YOUR CHOICE! A practice place mat will be made in class. Supply list with registration.

Cost: $ 20.00
Bring your handwork to this club. Anything that you can do with a needle and thread. Cross Stitch, Wool Projects, Hand Quilting and Binding and Embroidery.

Cost: $ FREE
Are you passionate about embroidery and want to take your skills to the next level? Look no further! Join our monthly Embroidery Club Meeting and get ready to be inspired. Led by the talented Velda Aldous, a seasoned embroidery expert, this meeting is the perfect opportunity for embroidery enthusiasts like you to gather and learn from the best. Embroidery Club is designed for Brother or Baby Lock embroidery machines. Don't miss out on this chance to improve your embroidery skills and connect with fellow embroidery lovers. Mark your calendar and join us for an exciting and informative gathering at our next Embroidery Club Meeting.

Cost: $ FREE
Cynthia's is happy to announce that we are starting our Floriani Software Club again. Join our new instructor Kat Fehr for this fun and informative meeting. Each class will be split into a beginning & advanced topics. This will be hands on, bring your laptop with the most recent software version installed. January topic: Learn to digitize an in-the-hoop mug rug for valentines February topic: We will focus on the knock down technique March topic: Create lace Easter egg

Cost: $ FREE
Hello Longarmers! Happy Spring Longarmers 🌼☀️ We will continue our series on creating a custom quilting plan. And we can always use a refresher on tension basics. Meeting is March 23rd from 10:00 to 1:00. Remember the first hour plus is for general longarm discussion, show and tell and the second half for those who want to stay and learn/discuss ProStitcher.

Cost: $ FREE
Hey fellow stitchers, the 1120 CRAFTER'S are beyond excited to announce our 3rd all-day cross stitch retreat happening on May 4th, 2024 Get ready for a day full of creativity, laughter, and bonding with fellow stitchers. Our retreat will feature exclusive original designs, amazing prizes, and delicious lunch and snacks to keep you going all day long. Trust us, you won't want to miss out on this epic celebration of all things stitching! So grab your needles and floss, and come join us for a day of pure joy and fun. See you there!

Cost: $ 95.00
Cynthia's of Bend is now making our Event Space available for groups to rent. Our Event Space has tables for up to 16, lecture space for 30, one large cutting station and two ironing stations. Space available for up to 2 hours $50, 2-4 hours $75 and 4+ hours $100. Space available from 10:AM to 4:30PM

This class is designed to explore the "Applications Mode" on your Janome Machine. Learn to use these preset functions to your advantage. Whether it's free motion quilting, applique or basting, the Application Mode will help you more quicky set up your machine to achieve great results. Application mode in these machines:MC9400/9450, MC15000/14000/12000, M7, M17, SKYLINE S7/S9.

Cost: $ 50.00
Machine Workshop #1 class will teach you the basic fundamentals of threading, bobbin winding, and machine maintenance. This is a great opportunity to learn how to use your machine effectively and efficiently. In this class, you will also learn how to use the utility feet for overcast, blind hem, buttonhole, and zipper. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sewer, this class will provide a great foundation for using your machine. Don't miss out on this opportunity to enhance your skills and join us for the Machine Workshop 1 Class.

Cost: $ 50.00
Machine Workshop 2 you will have the opportunity to learn advanced features of your computerized machine such as programming, elongation, mirror image, alphabet sequencing, memory storage and much more. This workshop is designed to help you make the most of your machine and take your sewing projects to the next level. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced user, you will benefit from the practical hands-on experience and expert guidance provided by our trainers. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your skills and unleash your creativity! CLASS SUPPLY LIST: MACHINE IN PROPER WORKING ORDER, POWER CORD, FOOT CONTROL, ALL STANDARD ACCESSORIES, INSTRUCTION BOOK & THREAD. CYNTHIA'S WILL PROVIDE FABRIC.

Cost: $ 50.00
Sewing machine rental form for Quilter's Affair, July 8th-12th 2024. Cynthia's of Bend will be providing machine rentals for classes at Quilter's Affair. Cost of rental is $45 per day. Rental signup deadline is April 15, 2024. PLEASE CALL 541-383-1999 AFTER APRIL 30TH for waiting list options. * Rental machines will be supplied at the school for those that rent machines each day*

Cost: $ 45.00
Cynthia's is now the monthly meeting location for the American Sewing Guild local chapter. There are two groups that meet. The Eclectic Threads group is diverse, and our presentations vary, depending on the month, including those applicable to embroidery, garment accessories, quilting, sewing machine techniques and fabric crafting. We focus on techniques that can be applied to any sewn item, and occasionally, we'll do a project-based presentation. We also do sewing for community service organizations. The Eclectic Threads group meets from 10 am until noon on the 3rd Wednesday of each month except July and December. CONTACT INFO FOR ASG ECLECTIC THREADS GROUP - JERRY LINDSTROM jerry.lindstrom@bendbroadband.com

Cynthia's is now the monthly meeting location for the American Sewing Guild local chapter. There are two groups that meet. The group encompasses all types of garment sewing and embellishments from coats, jackets, blouses, and pants to leisure wear and lingerie. We sponsor sew-alongs, focusing on a single project for three or four months during the year, interspersed with presentations on Zoom or in person by well-known sewists around the state demonstrating a variety of methods and techniques to help give our finished garments a professional look and fit. We are working on improving the sustainability of our craft by repurposing existing garments and fabrics with the intent of reducing land-fill waste. We do sewing for community service organizations throughout the year. The COGS group meets from 10 am until noon on the 2nd Friday of each month except July and December. CONTACT INFO FOR ASG - JERRY LINDSTROM jerry.lindstrom@bendbroadband.com

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AMERICAN SEWING GUILD MEETING - MATERIAL GIRLS

Cynthia's is now the monthly meeting location for the American Sewing Guild local chapter. There are two groups that meet. The group encompasses all types of garment sewing and embellishments from coats, jackets, blouses, and pants to leisure wear and lingerie. We sponsor sew-alongs, focusing on a single project for three or four months during the year, interspersed with presentations on Zoom or in person by well-known sewists around the state demonstrating a variety of methods and techniques to help give our finished garments a professional look and fit. We are working on improving the sustainability of our craft by repurposing existing garments and fabrics with the intent of reducing land-fill waste. We do sewing for community service organizations throughout the year. The COGS group meets from 10 am until noon on the 2nd Friday of each month except July and December. CONTACT INFO FOR ASG - JERRY LINDSTROM jerry.lindstrom@bendbroadband.com

OESD - AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL

Join instructor Velda Aldous in creating this patriotic project. An ode to one of the most iconic American anthems, America the Beautiful by Krista Hamrick comes complete with full instructions for making this patriotic mini quilt. Mini quilt measures about 13?? square.

AMERICAN SEWING GUILD MEETING - ECLECTIC THREADS

Cynthia's is now the monthly meeting location for the American Sewing Guild local chapter. There are two groups that meet. The Eclectic Threads group is diverse, and our presentations vary, depending on the month, including those applicable to embroidery, garment accessories, quilting, sewing machine techniques and fabric crafting. We focus on techniques that can be applied to any sewn item, and occasionally, we'll do a project-based presentation. We also do sewing for community service organizations. The Eclectic Threads group meets from 10 am until noon on the 3rd Wednesday of each month except July and December. CONTACT INFO FOR ASG ECLECTIC THREADS GROUP - JERRY LINDSTROM jerry.lindstrom@bendbroadband.com

Apr 18
QUILTING FEET BASICS
Apr 18
JANOME APPLICATIONS CLASS
Apr 19
EVENT SPACE RENTAL