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Open Mon-Fri 9:00am to 5:30pm

Sat 9:30am to 4:00pm, Sundays Closed

Classes


PREMIER+ 2 is the Ultimate Embroidery Software for any machine. The new software contains everything you love about the original software plus amazing new features like Word Sculpt Wizard, Bezier Curves, and Mitered Ends.

Cost: $ 20.00
Put your projects in an entirely new light with the Baby Lock Solaris. With the revolutionary new IQ Visionary? Technology, you?ll see how your design looks before you stitch it out! Solaris? built-in projector displays your stitches and embroidery patterns on fabric in vibrant full color for perfect placement every time. Class is free for Baby Lock Solaris machines purchased from Platte Valley Vac & Sew, $125.00 for machines purchased elsewhere.

Cost: $ FREE
Using the IQ Designer on your Baby Lock Solaris, Destiny or Valiant see how fun it is to create an in the hoop project. Using your fancy fills and shapes in IQ Designer we will add a custom design created by YOU to make our bags stand out. Lean that when you put your mind to it IQ Designer can create it! *For all class participants please watch for a full supply list to be sent to your email.

Cost: $ 20.00
ALL PFAFF MACHINES WELCOME! Get the best from your machine with Lori and Heather?s tips and tricks. During class we will go over some of our favorite styles that we have learned over the past years. Did you know Lori has been an Authorized Pfaff Dealer since 1981?!!! That?s a lot of tips that she has to share. During this ?hands ? on? day of learning we will demonstrate several techniques that will help your project come out fast, accurate and professional. This class is based on the machine only, no machine embroidery will be discussed. Class is free for Pfaff machines purchased from Platte Valley Vac & Sew, $50.00 for machines purchased elsewhere.

Cost: $ FREE
Creative Stitchers is our monthly club for all sewing machines without the machine embroidery add on. Any machine and any brand are welcome. Each month we will work on a project that will tie in different functions of your machine. Creative Stitchers is a yearly membership with dues being $53.50. Your membership dues of $53.50 tax included cover 10 classes, a summertime picnic, and a Christmas party. *** You may also take a Creative Stitchers class by month; class cost is $20.00 + tax. If you have any further questions please call one of our Sew Pros at the shop.

Cost: $ FREE
All About ME is a special class held each month for our Pfaff and Baby Lock embroidery machines. It is a project or technique based class, and each month uses different features on your machine in a fun way! All About ME Club is a yearly membership with dues being $53.50. Your membership dues of $53.50 tax included cover 10 classes, a summertime picnic, and a Christmas party. *** You may also take an All About ME Club class by month; class cost is $20.00 + tax. If you have any further questions please call one of our Sew Pros at the shop. For the month of March we are going to begin our journey into?.A New Slant Block Of The Month! *For all members please watch for a full supply list to be sent to your email.

Cost: $ FREE
Serger Club is designed to get you more comfortable with your serger. Each month we work on a creative project that is constructed or decorated using different techniques from your serger. This helps you with ?hands on? learning and familiarizes you more and more each month with your serger. All brands of sergers are welcome. Your membership dues of $53.50 cover 10 classes, a summertime picnic, and a Christmas party. Please feel free to join us at any time. Your year runs from the month you join until that time next year. *** You may also take a Serger Club class by month; class cost is $20.00 + tax. If you have any further questions please call one of our Sew Pros at the shop. For the month of March we will create a 6 hour quilt using our sergers! *For all members please watch for a full supply list to be sent to your email.

Cost: $ FREE
Come One, Come all to one of the biggest shows on earth!!! Ok not really, but when you get a group of quilters/sewers together you know you?re in for a spectacular treat! UFO is our largest class of the month and is open to any person as well as any machine and project. Come for advice you need to get you finished up on a project, fellowship from other quilters, or inspiration to get you started on the next project! Please come have fun, hang out, and sew up a storm we guarantee you will have a blast! Dinner is served at 6:00pm and is open to all UFO participants. If you would like to bring a treat to share with the group that would be wonderful! Please if you have questions call 308-632-3734. For the month of April we will serving crock pot surprise!

Cost: $ FREE
Not your ordinary quilting project. Actually not a quilt at all! These large and in charge machine embroidered blocks open up the possibility for so many projects ? pillows, wall-hangings, gifts and more the options for these big and bold beauties are endless. For class we will embroider a big block monthly as well as stitch a background hanger where the big blocks are able to be changed out as you wish. At the end of the year, you will have 11 big blocks and a quilted hanger. This class is open to all embroidery machines, please note that you must have a hoop at least 360 x 200 and will be doing multi hoopings. For all Pfaff owners I highly recommend the Grand Dream Hoop for easier stitch out options. Call if you have questions 308-632-3734 and ask for Heather. *For all participants please watch for a full supply list to be sent to your email.

Cost: $ 25.00
Explore the crossover phenomena in mixed media art where stitching, quilting and embroidery collide! During class you will create a one of a kind ARTangel using the KreativeKollage techniques. Step outside the box with several artsy techniques Lori will show during class. Class is open to all machine embroidery brands. If you plan on taking class please purchase your machine embroidery designs here: https://store17669791.ecwid.com/If-Wishes-Wore-Wings-Embroidery-Design-Collection-p209077892. This will be a two-day class offered both Friday and Saturday. Class cost is $30.00 for both days, and $20.00 for a single day. If you have questions, please call 308-632-3734. If you have not ?Liked? us on Facebook be sure to do so as more ARTangel samples are coming shortly. Facebook = https://www.facebook.com/VacuumandSewing *For all participants please watch for a full supply list to be sent to your email.

Cost: $ 25.00
This year?s Club Christmas Party is going to work a bit different then years past. We ask that only the club member attend, due to the coronavirus we will not be allowing a plus one this year. We still have some fun in-store and also some great food but we will be keeping it more condensed then previous years. Please is you have question call us 308-632-3734. Thanks Heather and Lori

Cost: $ FREE
The Vision and Sensation Beyond the Basics embroidery class. This class is designed to teach you the main three screens of embroidery and apply the icons on each to the hoop embroidery. No matter where you are in the learning process, this class is for you. We will use embroidery edit, embroidery stitch out, precise positioning, and settings. Join us for an informative day!

Cost: $ FREE
 
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  • Mon - Fri: 9a-5:30p
  • Sat: 9:30a-4p
  • *Closed Sunday
  • Holiday Hours May Vary.
 
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