New Classes 2022

NEW! Exploring MySewnet
March 2, 2021
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March 26, 2021

Back to Basics Classes:  

Button Boat Class

Oven Mitt Class picture TBA

Enjoy taking these classes they are great projects to learn basic sewing on your machine, so why not start today!   Cost includes pattern and supplies, class time 3 hours.  Above classes by appointment. 


One on One owner’s lessons on your machine.  Lessons are typically 1-2 hours based on the machine, lessons are Free when you purchase a machine from Calla Lilly.  (If you have not had your machine serviced in the past year we highly recommend you do so,  this will make your sewing class time with us more pleasurable with less frustration.) 



Classes by Darlene Jacolik 2022

Sew What’s Next? 

Guided sewing day on select Tuesdays.  10am-3:30pm

How it works;

You must be registered for the class no later than the previous Friday.  If you require instruction on a specific technique, Please notify the instructor no later than one week previous, to allow for research time.  We will offer assistance in color choice, pattern selection, machine operation, presser foot selection, etc.  My experience is in bags and totes, quilting, machine embroidery, and home decor. 

Here are some previous classes and projects that may be of interest. 

Professional Tote, Hidden Treasure Tote, Ginger Purse, Jelly Roll Jiggle table runner, Laura Heine Collage Projects

Anita Goodesign and OESD embroidery panel projects.  Meaning of Life Designs and Seat belt webbing projects.  When registering please let me know if you will be using your embroidery arm so that we can accommodate your workspace requirements.

Dates: April 5th and May 3rd,


everyday bag

Judy’s Quilting Sessions Scheduled on MondaysLooking to learn basic quilting or help with your current quilt?  Judy is a long-time quilter, with experience and training in piecing to longarm.  Are you needing to start a quilt or in the middle of finishing one?  Judy will is here to help you along the way with anything quilting needs, from T-Shirt quilts to basic block style quilting.  Get to know the tips and tools that Judy recommends to make your quilt project with ease. 

Call the store for an appointment at 810-989-6100



Diane Rutkofske Classes 2022

 Garment Sewing School

  Have you always wanted to learn how to sew garments? Or, do you just need a refresher course? for you! Learn about the various types of garments you can construct.  Class dates Second Saturday and Fourth Friday of the month.  Receive tips on how to select the best pattern, pattern size, fabric selection, pattern preparation, and much more.  Call Calla Lilly at 810-989-6100 for more information.

Second Friday of the Month: mySewnet Embroidery Software Training Begins

10:30 and to 12:30 pm: Class #1….Experience the “New” software.  This “hands-on” class is designed to give you an overview of the latest generation of Viking/Pfaff embroidery software. You will practice navigating to the various software components, and receive a brief explanation of the “limitless” creative capabilities my Sewnet software gives you.  Each month a ” new” class will be offered teaching one software component giving you more time to practice and ask questions.  All embroidery machine brands can use this amazing software.  Call Calla Lilly at 810-989-6100 to reserve your spot.  You will receive an email with a list of what to bring to class. 

 Let’s Learn t Use the Embroidery Ribbon Attachment

  In this “hands-on” class you will learn about the different design effects you can create with various ribbon sizes and types of ribbon.  You will learn how to thread the attachment with a ribbon and secure it to your machine. You will practice at least 2 different ribbon embroidery designs.  Call the Calla Lilly to reserve your spot.  You will receive an email with a list of supplies to bring to class.  (Past Class)




TeriAnn Harms Classes 2022

Details: TBA

 Intro to Quilting

This is a bare-bones beginner’s class to learn the skills for proper cutting and piecing.  Helpful education of tools, fabrics, thread, and basic color palate.

Quilting Techniques -A class for beginners and confident beginners.  Different block/technique each month:.

 Log Cabin Teriann’s version.  

Embroidery Techniques-10:30-2 pm A beginner class to help build embroidery skills.  

 In the Hoop zippered bag (purchased pattern required) Rescheduled