top of page

Class Information

Please take note of the class code, before the class name, it's important for selecting the correct ticket 

Vibrancy Rectangle Panel Project

Sat 28 | 10am - 5pm

S1 Vibrancy Rectangle Panel | 1 Day - $450

Amanda Murphy

Choose your own Design Adventure!

Learn to use Amanda Murphy quilting templates along with her Vibrancy Rectangles Panel (inspired by her trip “downunder” to visit us at the last BERNINA Academy) to create 4 uniquely quilted blocks.  Then add dimension to those blocks with freemotion!  Along the way, you’ll learn tips for handling borders and how to fill negative space to create a cohesive design.  Many design options will be supplied, and you’ll be able to select your favourite.


Please take note of the ticket code for choosing your sewing experience.

S1-1 Machine: B 770QE - 7 Tickets available

S1-2 Machine: Q16+/Q20 Sit-Down - 10 Tickets available

S1-3 Machine: Q16+/Q20 on Studio Frame - 3 Tickets available

OESD Embroidery Party Class

Sat 28 | 10am - 5pm

S2 OESD Embroidery Party | 1 Day - $250


Say Cheese!

You can’t help but SMILE creating three captivating machine embroidery projects!

  • Fall in love with embroidering on card stock after you make this greeting card completely in the hoop!

  • Celebrate the “little moments” in life while creating a garden flag and learn how simple multi-hooping can be!

  • Embroidering on cork has never been more fun when making this delightful key fob, complete with tassel!

The OESD tutors will guide you through the three hands-on projects. You’ll learn valuable embroidery tips and techniques to make your projects more successful and less stressful. With a dash of fun, and a world of knowledge, our amazing OESD tutors will inspire your creativity.

Class includes OESD Goodie Bag.

Sew Quirky Mingoes and Cream Scissor Case Project

Sat 28 | 10am - 5pm

S3 Creative Stitching  | 1 Day - $350

Mandy Murray

Flamingo Scissor Case

Firstly, a warning… This is highly addictive! Hide your favourite pair of fabric scissors in true Sew Quirky style with the Mingoes & Cream Scissor Case! Featuring a gold woven look vinyl waffle cone, fussy cut floral ice cream scoops, a quirky flamingo and a cherry on top! It’s the sweetest way to take your scissors on any sewing adventure! A zipper closure ensures your precious snips stay safe and sound. A great project to make for you and your sewing bestie! It's fun, quick and very satisfying to make, which is not only gorgeous but also practical. Each kit will be different and unique so everyone in the workshop leaves with a one-of-a-kind scissor case! 
This workshop is a great entry project into Mandy’s appliqué style. Get a taste of modern appliqué, work with vinyl, continuous zipper and then get those decorative stitches into action as they dance over your mingoes & cream appliqué! All skill levels are welcome. Finished size: 6 x 10 ½ inches. Fits scissors up to approxiately 8 inches long. You’ll want to make more! Not only for scissors, but other supplies too! 

Creative Embellishing with your overlocker.

Sat 28 | 10am - 5pm

S4 Creative Emellishing with your Overlocker | 1 Day - $150

Rhonda Noy

Embellishing with overlockers will open up a world of possibilities for adding unique touches to your future sewing projects. This class with get you using lots of different stitches, experimenting with thread, adjusting settings, and playing with a variety of fabulous accessories that will help you master your overlocker in no time at all. You will go home with a beautiful bag and folder full of samples.

Amalia Backpack Class

Sat 28 | 10am - 5pm

S5 Thread Fantasy | 1 Day - $250

Jennifer Moore

Runaway Hexies - Amalia Backpack

Join us for an exciting creative journey, where we fuse the art of stenciling, embellishing, and stitching to transform the Aster & Anne felt backpack into unique masterpieces! In this hands-on class, you'll delve into the captivating world of stenciling with paint. But that's just the beginning!

We'll elevate your creation further with extra embellishment, with hexagons, experimenting with specialty threads to add texture, dimension, and a touch of whimsy to your masterpiece. Whether you're a seasoned crafter or a curious beginner, join us for an unforgettable experience where you'll bring your vision to life on an Aster & Anne felt backpack kit, leaving with a personalized masterpiece that reflects your unique style and creativity.

Bag Making Fundamentals

Sat 28 | 10am - 5pm

S6 Fundamentals of Bag Making | 1 Day - $250

Meredyth Brazell

Whether you're making a simple tote bag, a stylish handbag, or a functional backpack, mastering a few fundamentals will enable you to create beautiful and functional bags to suit your needs and style. With practice and experimentation, you can develop your skills and explore new techniques to take your bag making to the next level.

This class will show you how to apply many sewing notions commonly used in bag making, such as zippers, buttons, snaps, buckles, D-rings, and eyelets. You will complete many samples as well as a beautiful, designed Italian Rossi bag.


You will have a choice between two bag colours, Ebony or Burgundy.

Select your desired bag colour when purchasing your ticket.


Sat 28 | 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 5pm

S7 Create Your Magic | Half Day - $100

Kerrie Hay

Introducing the BERNINA 990, the ultimate sewing machine for sewing, quilting & embroidery.
Join us for this hands-on class, where you will experience many of its amazing new features. We'd love to share more but you will have to come to see for yourself.


Please take note of the ticket code when choosing your class session.

S7-1 AM - Morning Class

S7-2 PM - Afternoon Class

bottom of page